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  events: Adult Lectures and Workshops

  Hypnosis Seminar
Wednesday, January 7 at 7:00pm
Online Registration: December 22
Join John De George, Certified Consulting Hypnotist, for a seminar about hypnosis. He will discuss the history of hypnosis, the four parts of consciousness and how they work, and talk about the facts and myths of hypnosis. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.
  Benchleydale and Beyond
Saturdays, January 10, February 14, March 14 from 11:00am - 5:00pm
First Come, First Served
Unlock your imagination during the 40th anniversary year of Dungeons and Dragons, co-created by Timothy Connolly, Luke Gygak, and Keith Baker. Bring polyhedral dice, a notebook, and a pen.
  Pain Management for Arthritis
Thursday, January 15 at 3:00pm
Online Registration: January 2
This program will include up-to-date information on treatments for arthritis pain and discuss strategies for positive and productive communication about arthritis pain with your healthcare provider. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.
  Knitting for Beginners and Intermediate
Tuesdays, January 20, 27, February 3, 10, 17, 24 from 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Online Registration: January 6
Learn everything you always wanted to know about knitting. If you're a first-time knitter, please bring 2 straight US 8 knitting needles and one skein of worsted weight wool. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.
  Introduction to the Blues Harmonica
Wednesday, January 21 at 7:00pm
Online Registration: January 7
Join John Devine and members from the Long Island Harmonica Club for this introduction to the harmonica workshop. Attendees will receive brand new entry level harmonicas to use. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.
  Are You Ready for Some Football?
Thursday, January 29 at 7:00pm
Online Registration: January 15
Chef Rob Scott is back to get you ready for The Super Bowl! Learn how to make roasted chicken wings with balsamic BBQ sauce, shrimp sliders with arugula remoulade, and sweet sausage and caprese relish. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.
  Chinese New Year Cooking
Thursday, February 5 at 7:00pm
Online Registration: January 22
Penn Hongthong will demonstrate how to make simple, healthy, and tasty Chinese cooking for the Chinese New Year including chicken noodle soup, chicken with bean spourts, and vegetables delight. There will be a tasting after, please bring your own drink. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.
  Staying Home: Smart Home Options
Thursday, February 19 at 3:00pm
Online Registration: February 5
A presentation by the Catholic Home Care Foundation will look at products on the market that assist families caring for an aging parent in the home environment. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.
  10 Costly Mistakes to Avoid when Setting Up Your Estate Plan
Wednesday, February 25 at 7:00pm
Online Registration: February 11
Robert J. Kurre, Esq., estate planning and elder law attorney, will be here to discuss the ten most common estate planning mistakes and how you can take specific positive steps to protect your property. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.
  Sherlock Holmes
Thursday, March 5 at 3:00pm
Online Registration: February 19
Bud Livingston visits with the world's most famous fictional detective and his "Boswell", Dr. John H. Watson. He'll discuss Holmes' unique abilities and his dangerous enemies, including of course, Professor Moriarty. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.
  The Goodness of Grains
Wednesday, March 11 at 7:00pm
Online Registration: February 25
Master Chef and Food Writer Evelyn Banker will show you how grains can be used in a variety of ways. She’ll prepare a tasty farina salad and spiced tea, which you'll get to sample. She'll also explain the nutritional benefits and answer your questions. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.
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