Meeting Room - Dole Branch

Inspiration: Living Life Mindfully - The survivors club: the secrets...

Each second of the day, someone in America faces a crisis, whether it's a car accident, violent crime, serious illness, or financial trouble. Given the inevitability of adversity, we all wonder: Who beats the odds and who surrenders? Why do some people bounce back and others give up? How can I become the kind of person who survives and thrives? The Survivors Club by author Ben Sherwood reveals the hidden side of survival and gives a much needed edge when adversity strikes. All are welcome to attend. Books are available at the Dole Branch Library one month before the discussion.

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Inspiration: Living Life Mindfully - The Antidote: Happiness for People...

What is the meaning of happiness? Can we agree on what “happiness” means? Are we engaged in a futile pursuit? Or are we just going about it the wrong way? Turning decades of self-help advice on its head, Author Oliver Burkeman introduces us to an unusual group of people who share a single, surprising way to think about life. There is an alternative path to happiness and success that involves embracing failure, pessimism, insecurity, and uncertainty; a totally original approach to self-help.All are welcome to attend.

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Read & Reflect - A History of the World in Six Glasses

Whatever your favorite cocktail is, when you pour yourself a drink, you have the past in a glass. Tom Standage, digital editor of The Economist, opens a window into the past in this tour of six beverages - beer, wine, spirits, coffee, tea, and cola. He has the ability to connect the smallest details to the big picture. These drinks influenced pivotal eras of world history, from humankind’s adoption of agriculture to the dawn of globalization. A History of the World in 6 Glasses tells the story of humanity from the Stone Age to the 21st century.

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Inspiration: Living Life Mindfully - Daring Greatly: How the Courage to be...

Every day we experience the uncertainty, risks, and emotional exposure that define what it means to be vulnerable, or to dare greatly. In Daring Greatly, researcher and thought leader, Dr. Brene Brown challenges everything we think we know about vulnerability. Based on twelve years of research and unflattering examples of her own life, she argues that vulnerability is not a weakness, but rather our clearest path to courage, engagement, and meaningful connection. All are welcome to attend. Books are available at the Dole Branch Library one month before the discussion.

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Inspiration: Living Life Mindfully - Stitches: a handbook on meaning, hope...

Author Anne Lamott explores how we can find meaning and peace when life lurches out of balance. Even through the loud and frantic times, we are allowed to recapture wholeness after a loss and to locate our true identities. All are welcome to attend. Books are available at the Dole Branch Library one month before the discussion.

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Awaken the Inner Genius: Listen to Your Dreams

What did Albert Einstein, Thomas Jefferson and Dmitri Ivanovich Mendeleev have in common? They listened to their dreams! Come learn learn how to awaken your inner genius by learning the universal language of the mind. When you understand and interpret your dreams and put into action the insights and direction that you receive, you will be able to unlock the creative genius that lives within each and every one of us. Presented by the School of Metaphysics.

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Interesting Insects

Learn about the fascinating world of insects with Trailside Museum. Through an engaging discussion and hands-on activities, this program focuses on the structure of different insects, their ability to adapt, and their role in the ecosystem. Ages 5+.

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After the Bell

It's our weekly after-school program for kids ages 8+! Activities include crafts, movies, games, and contests.

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After the Bell

It's our weekly after-school program for kids ages 8+! Activities include crafts, movies, games, and contests.

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After the Bell

It's our weekly after-school program for kids ages 8+! Activities include crafts, movies, games, and contests.

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