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Art Reception & Photo Talk: Essex Photo Club
Wednesday, January 16, 6:30PM
Join us at the reception for the Essex Photo Club, whose members’ work are on display this month. The reception will include a lecture by member, Nath Kaplan on “Photographing Reflections”.
Italian Conversation Group
Tuesdays, January 8, 15, 29, & February 5, 12, 19 & 26 6:30PM
Learn basic Italian conversation in an informal and friendly setting with instructor, Silvia Gazzo.
Confident Speaking Workshop
Saturday, January 12, 2:00PM
Through lecture, coaching and interactive exercises, participants will learn how to build a public speaking presence, increase confidence, and appreciate the importance of preparation, with specific attention paid to body language, voice and messaging. Participants are encouraged to bring a 30 second personal introduction or elevator pitch to work on during the session.
The Inventor in You: A Step by Step guide to Your First Invention
Saturday, January 19, 2:00PM
Charles Kannankeril, an inventor with 71 patents, draws on his years of experience in creating innovative and useful products to help you bring your own ideas to life. During his talk, he will present some of the products that he has invented and the stories on how he created these inventions. The presentation is geared to inspire the audience and to motivate them to take the challenge to come up with their own inventions, by solving a problem, fulfilling an unmet need, or modifying objects that they handle every day to their liking. Although geared toward an adult population, young inventors are welcome.
Mozart: the Man Behind the Music
Saturday, January 26, 2:00PM
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was the reigning god of classical music in Vienna during the mid-to-late 1700s. His life has been analyzed in books and even films, but little is known of the circumstances surrounding his untimely death. Take a glimpse into the world of one of music's biggest heroes as we appreciate his genius and attempt to untangle the mystery.
Afternoon Book Group
2nd Tuesdays at 3:00 p.m.
A Readable Feast Book Group
First Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m.