Potsdam Public Library offering presentations, book club events, technology programs
Monday, March 12, 2018 - 9:10 am

POTSDAM – The Potsdam Public Library will offer a variety of presentations, book clubs, technology programs and other events for adults during the next several weeks.

Programs include:

• Noon Book Club, Wednesday, Mar. 14, noon – 2 p.m., Village Community Room, discussion on “Duane’s Depressed” by Larry McMurtry Sandy.

• “Purl Jam Knitting Group,” Monday, Mar. 19, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Cleveland Computer Center. Share your passion for knitting while learning how to use online resources to enhance your work. Pack a bag lunch if you wish. No registration required. Info: [email protected]

• Local photographer Jim Bullard shows St. Lawrence County Arts Lighting Studio equipment, including assembly and set-up, Tuesday, March 20, noon - 1 p.m., open to everyone; to register: https://goo.gl/forms/QhgTWkxALjeIZh9O2, email [email protected] or call 315-265-7230.

• “It’s All About The Vitamins: The Biology of Skin Color, Race and Ethnicity” with Dr. Nasser Malit, Wednesday, Mar. 21, at noon in the Village Community Room above the police station; intended to introduce a better understand of the meaning and biology of skin color differences in humans. All are welcome but RSVP requested by email to [email protected]

• “Round Table Discussion on Diversity,” Friday, Mar. 23 at noon in the Village Board Room. Lauren Rosenthal from North Country Public Radio will lead a discussion about diversity in the North Country. All are welcome.

• Excel Basics, Saturday, March 24, 10 a.m. – noon, Cleveland Center, in basement below library, learn to set up basic spreadsheets, use basic formulas and print; registration required at [email protected] or 315-265-7230.

• “In the Stacks Music Series: Jerod Stephen Doyle,” Sunday, Mar. 25, 4 - 5 p.m., Main Reading Room; a new program presented by the library and Madstop Records at SUNY Potsdam.

• After Work Book Club, Tuesday, Mar. 27, 6:30 - 8 p.m., Main Reading Room discussion of “Small Great Things” by Jodi Picoult. Info: email [email protected]

• “The Serious Side of Food,” 7 p.m. April 12, May 10 and June 14, Village community room, co-hosted by GardenShare, Maggie Smith, Americorps VISTA program coordinator at GardenShare reads books about the current and past business of food and discusses our local food economy.