Rochester Public Library – Rochester New Hampshire News https://rochesternhnews.com Official News Portal Fri, 20 Apr 2018 16:47:50 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.5 https://i2.wp.com/rochesternhnews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/114/2017/06/cropped-color-seal-correct.png?fit=32%2C32&ssl=1 Rochester Public Library – Rochester New Hampshire News https://rochesternhnews.com 32 32 129230579 The Rochester Public Library presents: Yoga Workshop for Moms and Their Teens https://rochesternhnews.com/2018/04/20/the-rochester-public-library-presents-yoga-workshop-for-moms-and-their-teens/ https://rochesternhnews.com/2018/04/20/the-rochester-public-library-presents-yoga-workshop-for-moms-and-their-teens/#respond Fri, 20 Apr 2018 16:47:50 +0000 https://rochesternhnews.com/?p=1617 Saturday, May 12th, from 1-3pm Celebrate Mother’s Day a day early at the Library! Join Yoga Instructor Naomi Kaplan for a yoga workshop focusing on gratitude and intention. This two hour workshop is designed for moms and their teens. It will include movement, breathwork, and relaxation. Open to Moms and their children, ages 11-19. This workshop is free but extremely limited. One teen per mom please. You may register at the Main Desk, or by calling 332-1428, or you can email us at reference@rpl.lib.nh.us.

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Saturday, May 12th, from 1-3pm

Celebrate Mother’s Day a day early at the Library!
Join Yoga Instructor Naomi Kaplan for a yoga workshop focusing on gratitude and intention.
This two hour workshop is designed for moms and their teens. It will include movement, breathwork, and relaxation. Open to Moms and their children, ages 11-19.
This workshop is free but extremely limited. One teen per mom please.
You may register at the Main Desk, or by calling 332-1428, or you can email us at
reference@rpl.lib.nh.us.

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April Vacation Programs at Library Children’s Room https://rochesternhnews.com/2018/04/18/april-vacation-programs-at-library-childrens-room/ https://rochesternhnews.com/2018/04/18/april-vacation-programs-at-library-childrens-room/#respond Wed, 18 Apr 2018 19:29:49 +0000 https://rochesternhnews.com/?p=1591 Drop in and Draw! Wednesday, April 25th Drop in anytime between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. for free creative drawing. This program is for  school age children 5 to 12. We will provide materials.   Bridles & Bits Meeting Thursday, April 26th Do you love horses? Come learn about all the different colors of horses …

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Drop in and Draw!

Wednesday, April 25th

Drop in anytime between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. for free creative drawing. This program is for  school age children 5 to 12. We will provide materials.

 

Bridles & Bits Meeting

Thursday, April 26th

Do you love horses? Come learn about all the different colors of horses followed by a craft.  Open to children 8 to 12. Register by calling 335-7549.

 

Build-It Workshop

Tuesday, April 24th

Kids ages 5 -12 can drop in between 10 a.m. and 12 p.m. to explore their creativity. We will provide building materials to create temporary structures.

 

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The Rochester Public Library presents: Vision Board Workshop https://rochesternhnews.com/2018/04/11/the-rochester-public-library-presents-vision-board-workshop/ https://rochesternhnews.com/2018/04/11/the-rochester-public-library-presents-vision-board-workshop/#respond Thu, 12 Apr 2018 00:23:58 +0000 https://rochesternhnews.com/?p=1567 May 9th at 6pm with Certified Life Coach Laura Klain So what is a Vision Board? This visual representation of your goals, hopes, and dreams will inspire you to work toward what you really want. We’ll be using collage to create a unique personalized, and inspiring poster to display in your personal space at your …

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May 9th at 6pm

with Certified Life Coach Laura Klain

So what is a Vision Board? This visual representation of your goals, hopes, and dreams will inspire you to work toward what you really want. We’ll be using collage to create a unique personalized, and inspiring poster to display in your personal space at your home or office.

This workshop is free but space is limited and registration is required. You may register at the Main Desk or by calling 332-1428 or by emailing reference@rpl.lib.nh.us

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The Rochester Public Library presents: Yoga For Every Body https://rochesternhnews.com/2018/04/02/the-rochester-public-library-presents-yoga-for-every-body/ https://rochesternhnews.com/2018/04/02/the-rochester-public-library-presents-yoga-for-every-body/#respond Mon, 02 Apr 2018 20:17:49 +0000 https://rochesternhnews.com/?p=1406 Registration is now open for May 2nd, 16th, and 23rd!   Join yoga teacher Naomi Kaplan, RYT 200, for a class that is built for everyone. Mats and blocks are provided, but feel free to bring your own! You may also wish to bring a blanket for use during relaxation. Classes are free but registration …

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Registration is now open for May 2nd, 16th, and 23rd!

 

Join yoga teacher Naomi Kaplan, RYT 200, for a class that is built for everyone. Mats and blocks are provided, but feel free to bring your own! You may also wish to bring a blanket for use during relaxation. Classes are free but registration is required. You may register at the main desk or by calling 332-1428 or by emailing us at reference@rpl.lib.nh.us Participants ages 13-17 years old must be accompanied by parent or guardian.

 

This event is free but space is very limited. You can register at the Main Desk or by calling 332-1428 or emailing us at reference@rpl.lib.nh.us

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The Rochester Public Library presents: Understanding Reiki https://rochesternhnews.com/2018/03/22/the-rochester-public-library-presents-understanding-reiki/ https://rochesternhnews.com/2018/03/22/the-rochester-public-library-presents-understanding-reiki/#respond Thu, 22 Mar 2018 16:13:42 +0000 https://rochesternhnews.com/?p=1339 Wednesday, April 25th, 6pm *This event is free, but registration is required. You can register at the Main Desk, or by calling 332-1428, or you can email us at reference@rpl.lib.nh.us* In this presentation Marilynn Carter, Reiki Master Teacher, progressive wellness practitioner, and author at Many Paths for Health, will introduce you to the simple, amazing …

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Wednesday, April 25th, 6pm

*This event is free, but registration is required. You can register at the Main Desk, or by calling 332-1428, or you can email us at reference@rpl.lib.nh.us*

In this presentation Marilynn Carter, Reiki Master Teacher, progressive wellness practitioner, and author at Many Paths for Health, will introduce you to the simple, amazing healing practice of Reiki. If you have heard about Reiki but know little about it, please join us to learn more about this Japanese art. The program includes a brief introduction to Reiki and a demonstration of an exercise to help you feel your own energy. A volunteer from the audience will have an opportunity to experience a few minutes of Reiki. There will be time for questions and answers. Live relaxing background music by well-known jazz guitarist, Steve Carter, will complement the evening.

Copies of Marilynn’s new book, “Experience theLove, Light, Wisdom of Reiki,” will be available for sale and signing.

About the Book: “Experience the Love, Light,Wisdom of Reiki” helps you get to know Reiki and see what it can do for you,your loved ones, and your pets. You’ll also find information about the energyfield with exercises you can try at home. The best part of the book is the morethan 50 pages of true personal stories shared by the author, some of herclients, and students.

About the Author: Marilynn Carter has been working in traditional health settings since the age of 15. Seeking answers to her own health, she began exploring alternative therapies. After experiencing and learning the Japanese healing system known as Reiki, she knew she wanted to share it with others. Since 2002 she has been a practitioner and teacher at Many Paths for Health certified in both Usui and Karuna Reiki. She is also certified in Jin Shin Jyutsu as a Self Help Teacher, certified in Healing Touch, Magnified Healing, and is interested in Chinese medicine, environmental health, and healthy eating. Experience the Love, Light, Wisdom of Reiki is her second book.

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Rochester Writers Night and the Rochester Public Library present: Young Writers Night https://rochesternhnews.com/2018/03/22/rochester-writers-night-and-the-rochester-public-library-present-young-writers-night/ https://rochesternhnews.com/2018/03/22/rochester-writers-night-and-the-rochester-public-library-present-young-writers-night/#respond Thu, 22 Mar 2018 15:39:57 +0000 https://rochesternhnews.com/?p=1333 April is National Poetry month! Rochester Writers Night holds its 10th annual Young Writers Night at the Rochester Public Library on Weds. April 11 at 6 PM. Our group strives to support young writers and showcase their work in an effort to encourage young people to write, and to introduce them to other area writers. …

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April is National Poetry month! Rochester Writers Night holds its 10th annual Young Writers Night at the Rochester Public Library on Weds. April 11 at 6 PM. Our group strives to support young writers and showcase their work in an effort to encourage young people to write, and to introduce them to other area writers. There will be several feature writers of high school age, presenting their original work to a listening audience. This will be followed by an open mic, but priority will be given to young people. Sign ups will begin at 6 on site, and our features will begin at 6:15. After the features there will be a short break, followed by the open mic portion of the program. Writers of poetry, prose, or music are welcome to sign up to share their original work. There is a 5 minute limit per participant. The evening ends promptly at 8 PM. This event is free and open to the public.

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The Rochester Public Library presents: Seated Yoga and Creative Movement https://rochesternhnews.com/2018/02/21/rochester-public-library-presents-seated-yoga-creative-movement/ https://rochesternhnews.com/2018/02/21/rochester-public-library-presents-seated-yoga-creative-movement/#respond Wed, 21 Feb 2018 00:20:03 +0000 https://rochesternhnews.com/?p=1237 Join Healthy Lifestyle Coach Cindy Simon one Friday per month, at 11am, at the Rochester Public Library. March 16, April 27, May 18, June 15 Learn stretches, yoga positions, tai chi exercises, and deep breathing while seated in a chair or standing (with a chair for support if needed). These classes are for everyone, including …

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Join Healthy Lifestyle Coach Cindy Simon one Friday per month, at 11am, at the Rochester Public Library.

March 16, April 27, May 18, June 15

Learn stretches, yoga positions, tai chi exercises, and deep breathing while seated in a chair or standing (with a chair for support if needed). These classes are for everyone, including seniors, people wanting to get back in shape, and anyone with physical limitations and any sort of chronic health issues.
Classes are free but registration is required. You may register at the Main Desk or by calling 332-1428 or by emailing reference@rpl.lib.nh.us

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February Vacation Programs at the Children’s Room https://rochesternhnews.com/2018/02/05/february-vacation-programs-childrens-room/ https://rochesternhnews.com/2018/02/05/february-vacation-programs-childrens-room/#respond Mon, 05 Feb 2018 15:10:20 +0000 https://rochesternhnews.com/?p=1165 Tuesday February 27: Bridles and Bits at 6:00pm Would you like to learn more about what it takes to care for a horse? Open to children age 8 to 12. Children must be registered. Stop by the Children’s Room Desk or call 335-7549. Thursday, March 1: Build –It Workshop from 10:00am-12:00 noon Kids between the …

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Tuesday February 27: Bridles and Bits at 6:00pm

Would you like to learn more about what it takes to care for a horse? Open to children age 8 to 12. Children must be registered. Stop by the Children’s Room Desk or call 335-7549.

Thursday, March 1: Build –It Workshop from 10:00am-12:00 noon

Kids between the ages of 5-12 can build temporary structures using Lego’s, Lincoln Logs, Marble Runs and other building supplies  Stay for the whole time, or just a little while!

Saturday March3: Make-It and Take-It from 10:00am-12:00 noon

Kids 2 and up can drop in any time between 10:00am and 12:00 noon to make an Egg-Carton and Jingle Bell Chime. Older children may attend independently, but younger children should be accompanied by an adult.

 

For more details on these programs, check out the Children’s Room

Newsletter, our Facebook Page, or call 335-7549.

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The Rochester Public Library presents: Seed Starting with UNH Master Gardener Christine Templeton https://rochesternhnews.com/2018/02/01/rochester-public-library-presents-seed-starting-unh-master-gardener-christine-templeton/ https://rochesternhnews.com/2018/02/01/rochester-public-library-presents-seed-starting-unh-master-gardener-christine-templeton/#respond Thu, 01 Feb 2018 20:14:30 +0000 https://rochesternhnews.com/?p=1156 Wednesday, March 28th, at 6pm This is a great time to start seeds! We will discuss obtaining quality seeds, selecting or making the right soil to start your seeds, what containers work best, proper lighting, when to start which seeds, and tips and tricks for success. This event is free but registration is required. You …

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Wednesday, March 28th, at 6pm

This is a great time to start seeds! We will discuss obtaining quality seeds, selecting or making the right
soil to start your seeds, what containers work best, proper lighting, when to start which seeds, and tips and tricks for success.

This event is free but registration is required. You may register at the Main Desk or by calling 332-1428 or by emailing us at reference@rpl.lib.nh.us.

 

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The Rochester Public Library presents: Monthly Meditation https://rochesternhnews.com/2018/01/18/rochester-public-library-presents-monthly-meditation/ https://rochesternhnews.com/2018/01/18/rochester-public-library-presents-monthly-meditation/#respond Thu, 18 Jan 2018 17:30:28 +0000 https://rochesternhnews.com/?p=1102 The Rochester Public Library presents: Monthly Meditation February 2nd March 2nd April 13th May 11th June 8th Join us one Friday every month from 10-11am when Healthy Lifestyle Coach Cindy Simon presents a workshop on meditation. Are you new to meditation? Looking to deepen your practice? All are welcome! Where does most of your awareness and attention go? …

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The Rochester Public Library presents: Monthly Meditation

February 2nd March 2nd April 13th May 11th June 8th

Join us one Friday every month from 10-11am when Healthy Lifestyle Coach Cindy Simon presents a workshop on meditation. Are you new to meditation? Looking to deepen your practice? All are welcome! Where does most of your awareness and attention go? Do you live in the moment?

Relax and imagine peaceful scenery, learn deep stillness and quiet, utilize positive affirmations, rid your mind of negative chatter. Learn to bring meditation into your everyday life and discover deeper relaxation, sleep, patience and calm and less anger, anxiety and depression.

This event is free but space is limited. You can register at the Main Desk or by calling 332-1428 or emailing us at reference@rpl.lib.nh.us

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