Bryant Library is proud host of Authors, Musicians, Artists, Lecturers, Professionals & the like.
For a full list of this month's programs please check links below, or grab a copy of our
monthly Newsletter on your next visit to the Library.
Current Events with Ivan Krakowsky
Tuesdays, September 16 & October 21, 1:00pm
Ivan Krakowsky will take you behind the headlines and explore current news items. Mr. Krakowsky is a former Department Head of Social Studies for Farmingdale Public Schools.
Finding Your Narrative Voice: A Prose Workshop Led by Melissa Rubin
Tuesdays, Tuesdays, September 16, 23, 30, October 7, 14, 21, 28, 5:00pm
Registration required. Sign up by clicking on first session of program on our Calendar of Events.
This writing workshop will explore how to create an original narrative voice in fiction and non-fiction. A strong emphasis will be placed on constructing credible and engaging characters. Example readings by David Sedaris, Chuck Palahniuk, Neil Gaiman, Vivian Gornick, and others will be used to examine craft. Students will have the opportunity to bring work to class to be discussed in a professional and encouraging environment. Melissa Rubin has a Master of Fine Arts in creative writing. Though her concentration was in non-fiction, she loves experimenting with fiction and poetry. Her work is published in Font literary magazine and Everyone’s an Author, the newly released rhetoric and composition textbook.
Creating the Life You Love: How to Nurture Yourself as a Woman
Led By Ronit Kalman Ph. D, Smart Life Health Coaching
Tuesday, October 14, 7:30pm
You nurture your partner, lover, children, employer and community. Are you focusing on everyone else first? This Smart Life workshop will show you how to nourish and care for yourself as a woman. It will cover common health concerns for women including exhaustion/fatigue, stress/anxiety, PMS and other menstrual problems, mood swings, weight gain and cravings. The workshop will offer important ways to transform your life and improve your health. Get nutritional tips for healthy weight management and increased energy.