Norfolk Public Library October Programs
These are just a sampling of the library’s programs this month. Visit the library’s website (www.norfolkpl.org) for a full list of programs and events, as well as registration links.
Focaccia Art Cook-Along
October 5, 6:30 p.m.: Join Chef Liz Barbour of The Creative Feast for this cooking demonstration. Liz will share an easy focaccia recipe, and using a colorful palette of cheeses, meats, herbs, vegetables, and edible flowers, Liz will demonstrate how to create an edible gardenscape. Registration required.
Tech Tuesdays Workshops (Drop-In)
October 12, 11 a.m. to noon: How to access ebooks and audiobooks through Overdrive/Libby
October 19, 11 a.m. to noon: How to use Hoopla
October 18, 3:30 p.m.: Stressed or overwhelmed? Need to get away for a breather? Stop by for a brief and relaxed mindfulness session, including guided meditation, stretching, and discussions about mindfulness myths and strategies.
October 25, 7:30 p.m.: Education. TED Talks are recorded presentations that last 20 minutes or less on a wide variety of topics ranging from science and technology to culture and arts. During each TED Talk session, participants will watch at least two TED talks and discuss. Registration required.
Beginner’s Chess for All Ages
October 26, 7 p.m.: Instructor Glenn Davison will teach the fundamentals of chess, the world’s most popular game, during this online class. Suitable for adults, teens, and children 8+. No chess set needed. Registration required.