Wells Branch Community Library

Adult Services

WHAT'S NEW IN ADULT SERVICES

HandprintStopping Identity Theft

Thursday, July 30 at 6:30pm

Identity theft is a growing problem in today's data-driven world.  Learn the risks, find out what steps you can take to prevent having your identity stolen, and what you need to do if you're targeted.   Presented by financial advisor Jim Bailey.

Every Hero Has A StoryWells Branch Heroes

Help us celebrate the Heroes in our community this summer!  Bring in a copy of a photograph of any military servicemen & women, police officers, firefighters, etc. (past or present) in your family.  We will display the photos in the library for all to see!
(Original photos will not be accepted.  Please write the person's name on the back of the photo so we can identify them in the display.)



REGULAR PROGRAMS

Women studyingEnglish Conversation Group:

Build your English skills in a relaxed, friendly environment!  Meet other English learners and practice your speaking & listening skills together in small groups.  Led by a native English speaker. 
All skills levels are welcome!

Next Meetings:

August 1 & August 15
10:30am-12:30pm


Clipart image of writerWells Branch Writers' Guild:

Meets on the first Wednesday of each month
from 6:30pm - 7:45pm

 
A new forum for local authors to meet each other and provide constructive feedback on each other's work!  Connect with Guild members and submit your own work for critiquing by joining the Guild's Google group at groups.google.com.  Work must be submitted by the 15th of each month in order to be critiqued at the following meeting.


Morning Yoga

Morning Yoga

Take a moment to relax & unwind in our free yoga classes!  All skill levels from absolute beginner to yoga pro are welcome.  No registration needed.  Please bring your own yoga mat.  Meets every other Thursday from 10:30am to 11:45am

Next classes:  July 30 & August 13

Note: Morning Yoga will not meet on August 27 due to the scheduled library closure that day.


Business People in Shadow

Résumé Makeover Classes:

Make your résumé stand out from all the rest!  Learn how to tailor your résumé to a specific job opening so it can catch the eye of the employer.  (Bring a paper copy of your résumé and a job ad to the class.). 
Each workshop lasts approximately an hour and a half.  Walk-ins are welcome if space is available.


Woman with laptopComputer Workshops:

Take charge of your digital domain with our free computer classes!  These small-group, hands-on classes are a no-pressure environment where you can learn the skills you need at your own pace.  Each workshop lasts approximately an hour and a half.  Walk-ins are welcome if space is available.

Reserve your spot through our Eventbrite page below. 

If you are unable to complete online registration or do not have an email address, please call or visit the library to sign up.

Knitting NeedlesKnitting & Crocheting Group:

 Whether you're just learning the basics or refining your skills, our instructor can help you. 
The library will provide needles and yarn!   
Meets on the 3rd Thursday of the month, 6:30 - 7:30pm:
  • August 20th
  • Date change: September 10th
  • October 15

Library Book Clubs

Haven't read the book club's selection for this month?  No problem - an interest in the genre and a love of lively discussion is all you need to participate!

Click here to check the library catalog for print, eBook, and audiobook availability.

Wine, Women, & Words Book Club:

1st Thursday of each month at 7pm

This group has been meeting for over a decade. Newcomers are always welcome, whether you've read the book or not! This group is mostly women who love to read a variety of books. We get together monthly to discuss the book selected by a group member but communicate by email between times. We try to explore our books, look at websites, attend a movie, opera, or live preview, share a glass of wine and munch on the exotic or mundane. Click here to see our past book selections!

    • August 6th:

Steamy Reads Book Club:

1st Wednesday of each month at 6pm.
Read and discuss a new steamy romance over a steamy hot drink and sweets! And join the latest Steamy discussions on our Goodreads page!



Clueless Mysteries Book Club:

3rd Sunday of each month at 3pm
Come share your sleuthing skills and solve the mystery with us. Meets the third Sunday of the month at 3pm.


    • August 16th:

 Library programs are sponsored in part by the Friends of the Wells Branch Community Library.

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