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Tech Tips for Older Adults

11:00am - 12:15pm
South End Branch
Library Branch: South End Branch
Room: Second Floor Program Room
Age Group: Families, Adults
Program Type: Technology
Event Details:
In these free weekly classes for older adults, our experienced bilingual (English and Spanish) team will teach you how to get the most out of your smartphones, tablets, laptops and other devices. Starting with the basics--the off/on switch, volume...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Community Mindfulness Project: Meditation

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor Auditorium
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Details:
A brief discussion about meditation practice, a guided meditation, and a chance to share and reflect. Appropriate for all levels of practice. Please arrive at least 5 minutes early to allow us time to connect with the community and to get started on ...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor Auditorium
Age Group: Families, Adults
Program Type: Community
Event Details:
In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, Stamford Pride hosts a community conversation for Hispanic and Latinx members of Stamford's LGBTQ+ community. A chance to also earn more about Stamford Pride, and the great work they are doing in Stamford. This...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Advanced Microsoft Word

2:00pm - 3:30pm
Main Library
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Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor Technology Center (w/ workstations)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Event Details:
Learn how to use outlining, manage long documents, and work collaboratively with others. Must be familiar with Windows and be able to use a mouse and keyboard. Experience in MS Word necessary. ...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

FAFSA Assistance

3:30pm - 5:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor Technology Center (w/ workstations)
Age Group: Teens (grades 6-12), Parents, Families, Adults
Program Type: Language & Education
Event Details:
Sign up for one-on-one help in filling out the Free Application for Financial Student Aid (FAFSA) form to receive grants and/or loans for college. Please complete the FAFSA Checklist before your appointment. To book a 30-minute slot, call 203 351-...
This event is in the "Virtual" group.
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business & Careers
Event Details:
TechXel Stamford Accelerator Series - Venture Expert Talks Marketing Brenda Lewis, Principal, Transactions Marketing, Inc. (TMI) Fifty percent of new ventures fail because of mistakes in defining markets. Brenda has 40 years of experience in p...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Cryptocurrency Explained

6:30pm - 7:45pm
Main Library
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Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor Technology Center (room only)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Lectures & Workshops, Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 23
Event Details:
Terms like crypto, Bitcoin, NFTs and blockchain are heard frequently in relation to technology and finance. Join us for an interactive presentation to learn what these terms mean, how these work and their impact on the world. Presented by well-kno...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Introduction to Web Building: WordPress

1:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library
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Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor Technology Center (w/ workstations)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Crafts, Games & Making, Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Learn how to create and organize content in WordPress using the built-in editor, and how to modify the way your site looks with themes. Must be familiar with Windows, using the internet, and be able to use a mouse and keyboard. No experience with Wor...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor Auditorium
Age Group: Tweens (grades 5-8), Teens (grades 6-12), Parents, Families, Adults
Program Type: Arts, Movies & Performances
Event Details:
Biopic about the life and short-lived career of Mexican-American rock ‘n’ roll star Richie Valens, starring Lou Diamond Phillips as Valens. Rated PG-13 Runtime: 1h 48m ...

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Friends-Sponsored

This program is brought to you by the generous support of the Friends of the Ferguson Library.

This event is in the "Main Library" group.
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor Auditorium
Age Group: Families, Adults
Program Type: Arts, Movies & Performances, Music & Concerts
Event Details:
A performance of Latin jazz and salsa originals and classics by William Mendoza and his Latin Heartbeat Orchestra. ...

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Friends-Sponsored

This program is brought to you by the generous support of the Friends of the Ferguson Library.

This event is in the "Virtual" group.
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Reading
Event Details:
The Personal Librarian by Marie Benedict A remarkable novel about J. P. Morgan’s personal librarian, Belle da Costa Greene, the Black American woman who was forced to hide her true identity and pass as white in order to leave a lasting legacy...
This event is in the "South End Branch" group.

Tech Tips for Older Adults

11:00am - 12:15pm
South End Branch
Library Branch: South End Branch
Room: Second Floor Program Room
Age Group: Families, Adults
Program Type: Technology
Event Details:
In these free weekly classes for older adults, our experienced bilingual (English and Spanish) team will teach you how to get the most out of your smartphones, tablets, laptops and other devices. Starting with the basics--the off/on switch, volume...
This event is in the "Virtual" group.
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Language & Education
Event Details:
New students will be assigned to a group. Click here to join Zoom meeting Meeting ID: 874 8760 8887 Password: 602065 Use the same login each week. ...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Community Mindfulness Project: Meditation

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor Auditorium
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Details:
A brief discussion about meditation practice, a guided meditation, and a chance to share and reflect. Appropriate for all levels of practice. Please arrive at least 5 minutes early to allow us time to connect with the community and to get started on ...
This event is in the "Virtual" group.

Let’s Talk: Basic Level via Zoom

12:30pm - 1:30pm
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Language & Education
Event Details:
Click here to join Zoom meeting. Meeting ID: 833 7527 1711 Password: 602065 Use the same login each week. ...
This event is in the "Virtual" group.
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Language & Education
Event Details:
Click here to join Zoom meeting. Meeting ID: 88065671361 Password: 602065 Use this same login each week. ...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor Auditorium
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Lectures & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 224
Event Details:
With more than eight hundred sprawling green acres in the middle of one of the world’s densest cities, Central Park is an urban masterpiece. Designed in the middle of the nineteenth century by the landscape architects Frederick Law Olmsted and Calver...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor Board Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Reading
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Event Details:
Do you love mysteries? Join the Mystery Readers Book Group! The group meets every 2nd Wednesday of the month at 10:00 AM. This month's book will be Eileen by Ottessa Moshfegh. The book can be picked up at the first floor Information Desk. ...
This event is in the "Virtual" group.
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Language & Education
Event Details:
Click here to join Zoom meeting. Meeting ID: 854 6873 2657 Password: 602065 Use this same login each week.   ...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor Board Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Reading
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Event Details:
Do you love mysteries? Join the Mystery Readers Book Group! The group meets every 2nd Wednesday of the month at 10:00 AM. This month's book will be Eileen by Ottessa Moshfegh. The book can be picked up at the first floor Information Desk. ...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Easy English for Beginners: Side by Side Pt. 2

10:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor Technology Center (room only)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Language & Education
Event Details:
Learn language and life skills through reading, speaking and writing during this six-week interactive English course based on the Easy English TV program by Steven Molinsky and Bill Bliss. Registration required. Register at the Second Floor Refere...
This event is in the "Virtual" group.

Death Cafe via Zoom

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Community
Event Details:
Discuss death in a group-directed discussion. The objective is to increase awareness of death with a view to helping people make the most of their (finite) lives. With Sahara Farrugio, a licensed funeral director specializing in advanced pl...