Upcoming Events

Title: Family Storytime
Date: Thursday, February 22, 2024
Time: 10:30am - 11:00am
Location: TPL Tyler Hedges Room
Library Location: Tredyffrin Library
Audiences: Family, Preschool
Categories: Family, Preschool
Registration: Registration is required for this event.
Description:

IN PERSON

Recommended for ages birth to 5: Stories, songs, and fun! From little to big lets learn and have fun at the same time.

Title: Yoga
Date: Thursday, February 22, 2024
Time: 10:30am - 11:30am
Presenter: Eileen Banis
Location: TPL King Meeting Room
Library Location: Tredyffrin Library
Audiences: Adults
Categories: Adults, Health
Description:

Drop in and join certified Yoga Instructor Eileen Banis for this adaptive, mild yoga class. Floor work is optional with alternatives demonstrated. 

$5/session.
Bring your mat and water bottle.


This program fulfills PA Forward's Health Literacy through nourishing "the ability to make informed decisions in relation to an individual’s physical, mental, emotional, or spiritual health."

Title: Paoli Library Writers Group
Date: Thursday, February 22, 2024
Time: 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Audiences: Adults
Categories: Adults
Description:

Connect with other writers to Review work in progress, trade literary tips, and build a thriving community together. All writers and should-be writers welcome! For more information contact Walt Trizna, wtrizna@comcast.net.

Title: Ukulele Get Together
Date: Thursday, February 22, 2024
Time: 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Presenter: Main LineĀ UkuleleĀ Group
Location: TPL King Meeting Room
Library Location: Tredyffrin Library
Audiences: Adults
Categories: Adults
Description:

Join the Main Line Ukulele Group at Tredyffrin Library! This fun and upbeat group is perfect for people who want to play along with other ukulele players, learn to play ukulele, or just sing along. They also have ukuleles to lend for the meeting if you want to just give it a try. 


This program fulfills PA Forward's Civic and Social Literacy through "understanding the importance of community engagement which allows individuals to interact with one another, in a participatory manner."

Title: Drop-In Tech Help with a Teen
Date: Thursday, February 22, 2024
Time: 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Location: Study Room A
Library Location: Tredyffrin Library
Audiences: Adults
Categories: Adults, Technology
Description:

T/E Senior Srinivas Vagvala will be offering basic tech help on mobile devices and mobile apps. This is drop-in tech help on a first come, first served basis.  Email Jonathan Trice, jtrice@ccls.org with any questions.


Please note: This program is for usage and navigation purposes only. We are unable to fix or repair broken screens, resolve virus issues, etc. 

Title: Writing Letters to the Editor
Date: Thursday, February 22, 2024
Time: 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Presenter: Sam Sorensen and Carla Vastine
Location: TPL Conference Room
Library Location: Tredyffrin Library
Audiences: Adults
Categories: Adults, Literacy
Registration: Registration is required for this event.
Description:

Letters to the editor can be a powerful way to get the word out about an issue. Learn tools, tips, and tricks for writing an effective one in this program led by Sam Sorensen and Carla Vastine.

Registration is required.


Sam Sorensen taught college writing for six years, tutored in a university writing center for five years, and worked as an editor for online publications and freelance hire before coming to Tredyffrin as the Adult Programming Coordinator. They have taught previous workshops on crafting resumes and cover letters while helping job seekers navigate the intimidating job-hunting landscape. Their extensive background positions them as a kind and knowledgable coach for writers of all skill levels. 

Carla Vastine graduated from Lafayette College and earned a Master of Education degree from Cabrini University with a focus on Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment. After working at Tredyffrin Library as a Children's Literacy Specialist for ten years, Carla pursued a career in higher education at Cabrini University, then at Widener University where she was the Assistant Director of Student Accessibility Services. Carla has recently returned to Tredyffrin Library as a Reference Assistant. Carla is an avid reader and is highly committed to literacy and life-long learning.

This program fulfills PA Forward's Basic Literacy through "developing foundational competency including reading, writing, math, job application assistance, and overall life-skill development."