Just Walk! – Fitness ClassAdult Events 02/26/2019, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Main Library – Auditorium
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Best Years Book ClubAdult Events 02/26/2019, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Main Library – Senior Space (1st Floor)
Senior Space WednesdaysAdult Events 02/27/2019, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Main Library – Senior Space (1st Floor)
The United Methodist Communities at PineRidge of Montclair, in collaboration with MPL and AngelaCARES, hosts a resource center for seniors in the library’s Senior Space. PineRidge of Montclair and AngelaCARES equip the space with resources and programs aimed at enriching the lives of local seniors. Senior Space programming takes place every Wednesday from 10am to 2pm.
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Every Wednesday Movie MatineeAdult Events 02/27/2019, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Main Library – Auditorium
On Wednesdays at 2 pm, Montclair Public Library hosts The Every Wednesday Matinee, a film series presented in its auditorium. In February 2019, we celebrate Black History month. The movies are as follows:
February 6: 12 years a slave — Starring: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Kenneth Williams, Michael Fassbender. In the antebellum United States, Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery. (2013, 134 minutes, color).
February 13: For colored girls – Starring: Janet Jackson, Anika Noni Rose, Whoopi Goldberg.
Each of the women portray one of the characters represented in the collection of twenty poems, revealing different issues that impact women in general and women of color in particular.
(2010, 133 minutes, color).
February 20: The color purple — Starring: Danny Glover, Whoopi Goldberg, Oprah Winfrey.
A black Southern woman struggles to find her identity after suffering abuse from her father and others over four decades. (1985, 154 minutes, color).
February 27: Selma – Starring: David Oyelowo, Carmen Ejogo, Tim Roth.
A chronicle of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s campaign to secure equal voting rights via an epic march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama, in 1965. (2014, 128 minutes, color).
Creativity Café with the Creativity CaravanAdult Events 02/28/2019, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Breaking Down Barriers to Weight LossAdult Events 02/28/2019, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Main Library – Auditorium
Join us for an interactive discussion on how being overweight impacts your heart and overall health. We will discuss what steps need to be taken to keep you motivated and strengthen your resolve to make good eating choices, while embracing physical activities that will lead to a healthier you.
Presented by Kenneth S. Bannerman, MD, FACC, Cardiology with Summit Medical Group.
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Stay at Home Solutions: Aging in PlaceAdult Events 03/01/2019, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM Main Library – Auditorium
This workshop, presented by Aveanna Healthcare, EZ Way to Stay, and Sensible Daily Money Managers, will discuss aging in place.
Registration is recommended, but not required.
About the presenters:
Hiring an aide is often an integral component to staying home as we age. Home health aides can provide a range of services from companionship, to light housekeeping, assistance with bathing and personal care, as well as assistance for those with dementia and chronic issues. Working with a home care company can improve the quality of life for the client and the family.
EZ Way to Stay
We provide accessibility consulting for home modifications. Our team will work with you to identify ways to increase your or your loved one’s independence and safety at home. With a background in Occupational Therapy, we are uniquely qualified to assess your home safety and accessibility needs and individualize a design with your strengths and needs in mind.
Sensible Daily Money Managers
We bring peace of mind and organization to our clients’ daily financial matters. We pay their bills, make sure their legal documents are current, reconcile medical bills and bank statements, and assist with obtaining social services as needed.
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