Events for Adults

The Literary Circle Discusses "My Name is Lucy Barton"

The Literary Circle Discusses "My Name is Lucy Barton"

Monday, January 30, 6:30 p.m.

Read My Name is Lucy Barton by Elizabeth Strout and come prepared to join the lively, congenial discussion, facilitated by library staff.  For adults.  Free.  Questions?  Email mccombs@monterey.org

Hidden Web: Language Learning

Hidden Web: Language Learning

Saturday, February 4, 10:30am

Learn a language for free with Mango and Rosetta Stone online courses. Space is limited and signup is required. For more information and to sign up, please call (831) 646-3933.

Health Benefits of Olive Oil and Dark Chocolate: Lecture and Tasting

Health Benefits of Olive Oil and Dark Chocolate: Lecture and Tasting

Tuesday, February 14, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.

Cardiologist and Quail & Olive owner, Stephen Brabeck, MD and Integrated Pharmacist Brian Ellinoy, PharmD will discuss how olive oil and dark chocolate are essential to preventing heart disease and other chronic illnesses. Samples of olive oils and dark chocolates will be offered.

This event is part of The Next Chapter: Designing Your Ideal Life lecture series sponsored by the Friends of the Library and the Monterey Public Library Endowment Committee. Adults are invited to attend. Admission is free, and reservations are required. Sign-up at the Help Desk or contact Sirie Thongchua at (831) 646-5632 or thongchu@monterey.org.

To learn more about Dr. Stephen Brabeck , MD go to his business website http://www.quailandolive.com/.
To learn more about Dr. Brian Ellinoy, PharmD go to his business website http://www.integrativepharmacist.com/index.htm .
Friends of the Library's 12th Annual Chocolate & Wine Tasting Benefit

Friends of the Library's 12th Annual Chocolate & Wine Tasting Benefit

Friday, February 17, 7 - 9 p.m.

Sample a wide variety of local wines, and enjoy a dazzling array of sweets and savories featuring chocolate in its many forms. The event fetures a beer garden, live music,  "Balloon Pop"buy-a-prize, silent auction, live music and more fun than anyone should be allowed to have in the library!  Tickets are $30 in advance or $35 at the door.  Must be 21-up to attend.  Tickets go on sale December 1.  (Psssst.  These tickets make great holiday gifts!) Purchase tickets at the Library Help Desk or online at www.mplfriends.com

 

Technology 101: Facebook 101

Technology 101: Facebook 101

Saturday, February 18, 10:30am

Make the most of your Facebook account. Space is limited and signup is required. For more information and to sign up, please call (831) 646-3933.

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Important note: Library events may not be video taped, audio recorded, or photographed without written permission from the Library Director. Library events may be photographed or videotaped by Library or City staff for non-commercial promotional use. If you have questions or concerns about this or any other recording, please contact Jeanne McCombs.