By Sarah Sycz Jaworski
---- — KINGSTON — Liz Barbour, food educator, shares how to use every inch of a small garden to maximize its beauty and its bounty using herbs as part of an edible landscape. On Tues., September 24, from 6:30-8:30 p.m., you will be introduced to healthy recipes using herb combinations that you can purchase and grow in your own garden (and ones featured in the new educational herb garden here at the Library!). Enjoy a cooking demonstration of two recipes and samples for all to taste. Sign up is required.
Our free six-week Meditation Class will run again this year on Wednesdays, September 18-October 23, from 7:00-8:00 p.m. Students will be introduced to the art of centering and mindfulness. Through this, they will develop more positive emotions resulting in a clear sense of well-being. Come join us for this wonderful opportunity to improve the quality of your life. Class size is limited and preference will be given to Kingston residents. Participants are asked to commit to the full series of six classes.
Start a reading tradition with your daughter with a Mother-Daughter Book Club on Tues., September 24 at 6:00 p.m. The group for Girls (grades 4-8) and their Mothers is based on the popular Mother-Daughter Book Club novels by Heather Vogel Fredrick. This first meeting is to decide what to read for the November and December meetings. Miss Sue will book-talk some popular titles, serve cookies, fruit and juice, and choose books for the next meeting. Anyone attending is welcome to bring their own suggestions, but please keep in mind the book must have been published at least six months ago!
Join Wings and Hooves Therapeutic Riding, Inc. and learn all about their therapy horses on Thurs., September 26 at 6:00 p.m. These horse heroes dedicate their lives to helping humans. Learn about Mr. Wise Guy, Lady, Kirkie, Gem, Khlassic Statementt, Loki, Big Doll, BoBo, and SS Lord of the Dance! Check out the equipment these horses use every day, play some games, and learn a little about the benefits of therapeutic riding and horsemanship activities! Recommended for: ages 9 and up. Thursday, Signup is required.
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