Today's Events

Title:Paintings, drawings and prints by Diane Harr, Lisa Henry, Martha Ebner
Date:Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Time:All Day Event
Location:Hosmer Gallery
Categories:Exhibits
Description:

Diane Harr: gouache paintings of Italy

Lisa Henry: charcoal and graphite drawings

Martha Ebner: drawings, monotypes and watercolors

This exhibition is supported in part by a grant from the Northampton Arts Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.

For more information see the Hosmer Gallery website.

Title:Job Seeker's Support Group
Date:Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Time:1:30pm - 3:00pm
Presenter:Forbes Library
Location:Watson Room
Categories:Job Seeking, Recurring Events
Description:

The Job Seeker's Support Group provides an informal setting for job seekers to discuss their goals, develop new job hunting strategies, and exchange ideas about the job search process. The group meets every Tuesday from 1:30 to 3 pm in the Community Room of the Forbes Library; it is facilitated by a career counselor. Everyone is welcome.

Title:Drop-In Computer Help
Date:Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Time:2:00pm - 4:00pm
Location:Reference Room
Categories:Recurring Events, Technology
Description:

Do you need a little help with the computer? Having trouble getting started, or ran into a sticky problem? Want to get your first email account? Looking for a better way to format a document?

Come to the drop-in computer help session! Bring your wireless laptop or use one of the library's computers to have your questions answered.

Title:Super Tuesdays: "Science is Fun!" Concert
Date:Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Time:2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location:Community Room
Categories:Children's Events, One-Time Events
Description:

Join Rick and his puppet friends for a “Science is Fun” Summer Reading concert. There will be songs, puppets, silliness, and fun.

Title:Resume and Cover Letter Help
Date:Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Time:3:15pm - 4:45pm
Presenter:Forbes Library
Location:Watson Room
Categories:Job Seeking, Recurring Events
Description:

Need some one-to-one help getting started with a resume or cover letter? Not sure how to best highlight your skills, and match them to a specific job or career?  Would you like to have your  current resume or a cover letter reviewed by a career counselor?  Drop-in for tips, suggestions and constructive feedback to help you develop a successful resume or cover letter. All are welcome. 

Please bring along  a draft or a current resume or cover letter.  If you have not yet written a resume, we’ll go over some tips and techniques to get you started. 

One-on-one help with a careeer couselor is offered for up to 15 minutes. Email forbesresumeassistance@gmail.com to make an appointment. Drop-ins also welcome as space allows.

Title:Plant Swap
Date:Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Time:6:00pm - 7:30pm
Presenter:Valley Time Trade
Location:Library Grounds
Categories:Plant Swap, Recurring Events
Description:

When: 6:00pm on Tuesday July 22, Aug 26, Sep 30

Where: Forbes Library, back lawn (next to the perennial edibles garden, across from the parking lot).  Please note, the library is closed at this time.  This event and will be cancelled in extreme weather. 

What: Come and swap perennials, annuals, edibles, seeds, produce, garden tools and any other garden related items.  All welcome.

Questions?  Contact Jessica Gifford giff.jess@gmail.com