Kimberly Paone, Library Director
kpaone@lmxac.org

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165 Main St. Matawan, NJ 07747

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Google Drive Basics
Saturday, January 21 @ 1:30PM

Google Drive is a FREE cloud storage system that allows you to create, edit, and share documents that can be accessed from anywhere over the Internet.
This class will cover how to:
  • Create documents, spreadsheets, presentations
  • Share them with your friends
  • Edit documents

Click HERE to register for this FREE program online. Preference will be given to Matawan Aberdeen card holders. Please stop by the information desk, call 732-583-9100, or email mapladults@lmxac.org if you have any questions.

Coloring & Puzzles for Adults
Sunday, January 22 @ 1PM

Coloring and jigsaw puzzles are usually activities we think of as being for kids. However, they can be beneficial for adults and aid in reducing stress. When we focus on a particular activity, we focus on it and not on our worries. Join us for a relaxing afternoon of coloring or building a jigsaw puzzle, hot beverages, and soothing music. Everything you need will be provided. Adults only, please.

No registration required. Please stop by the information desk, call 732-583-9100, or email mapladults@lmxac.org if you have any questions.

Meet the Artist: Pollock
Monday, January 23 @ 7PM

During this lecture we'll be looing closely at Jackson Pollock's tumultuous and ultimately short life, his unconventional, avante-garde art and methods, and how he chaged the way we look at art

Click HERE to register for this FREE program, online. Please stop by the information desk, call 732-583-9100, or email mapladults@lmxac.org if you have any questions.

Yoga Basics
Thursday, January 26 @ 11AM

This class is great for the beginner or experienced student as we give variations for all levels. Focusing on movement integrating breath, awareness, and alignment you will build strength, focus, flexibility, and balance for both mind and body. The class will be taught by Tula Yoga instructor, Jennifer Cavalieri. Please bring your own Yoga mat or large towel. Must be at least 16 years-old to participate.

Click HERE to register for this FREE program online. Preference will be given to Matawan Aberdeen card holders. Please stop by the information desk, call 732-583-9100, or email mapladults@lmxac.org if you have any questions.

Snapchat & Instagram Basics
Saturday, February 11 @ 1:30PM

Snapchat and Instagram are two very popular social-media outlets that allows for FREE chatting, sharing, and viewing of pictures and short videos over the internet. This discussion and demonstration-style class will cover the basics of Snapchat and Instagram, including:
  • Unique features
  • How to share and post
  • Discovering other’s posts and stories

Click HERE to register for this FREE program online. Preference will be given to Matawan Aberdeen card holders. Please stop by the information desk, call 732-583-9100, or email mapladults@lmxac.org if you have any questions.

Valentine's Day Cards: A Drop-in Craft for Adults
Sunday, February 12 @ 1PM

Stop by the library between 1 – 3 pm to create a Valentine’s Day card or two for a friend or loved one. All supplies will be provided, just bring your creativity! Show us your finished card and we’ll send you home with a small Valentine’s Day treat (one per person, while supplies last).

No registration required. Please stop by the information desk, call 732-583-9100, or email mapladults@lmxac.org if you have any questions.

Resource Spotlight: Lynda.com and LearningExpress Library
Monday, February 13 @ 7PM

The library offers dozens of free electronic resources to help patrons in learning, living, and much more. For this Resource Spotlight, the hands-on class will focus on using and getting the most out of Lynda.com and LearningExpress Library. With Lynda.com, you can learn technology, creative and business skills through over 5000 video courses taught by industry experts. LearningExpress Library features nearly 1,000 online tutorials, practice tests, and eBooks to help patrons of all ages.

Click HERE to register for this FREE program online. Preference will be given to Matawan Aberdeen card holders. Please stop by the information desk, call 732-583-9100, or email mapladults@lmxac.org if you have any questions.

FREE One-on-One Computer Sessions
We offer free one-on-one computer sessions with knowledgeable computer techs. Each session will be an hour long and will cover a range of topics, such as: online forms, email, the internet, resumes, and any other general computer questions you might have.

Call the information desk for available dates to sign up for a one hour session.
(732)583-9100
    We offer sessions on the available dates.
  • Wednesdays 11am
  • Thursdays 6pm
  • Saturdays 1:30pm
  • Sundays 2pm