This Month at the Library : March

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Free resume coaching at the Delray Beach Library E-Zone

The downtown Delray Beach Public Library is offering free private, 30 minute resume coaching sessions on Thursdays, January 15 – March 26th, 2015 with former Executive Recruiter, Technical Writer & Library Volunteer Merrill Rutman. The coaching will take place in the Library’s E-Zone located in the Library’s Technology Center on the second floor. The sessions will be on Thursdays from 1:00 – 4:30 p.m. on a reservations only basis. A free Delray Beach Public Library card is required. Each appointment will be for 30 minutes and applicants are asked to come 15-20 minutes early to fill out a short questionnaire and bring a printed copy of their most recent resume or work history. For more information and to make an appointment, please call the Library’s Reference Desk 561-266-0196.


Focusing on Women in March at the Delray Beach Public Library

The downtown Delray Beach Public Library announced several FREE programs in March that will be of special interest for women during Women’s History Month. Check them out! • Wednesday, March 4th @ 10:30 a.m. – “Coffee with MorseLife Series – Nutrition – Heart Smart Choices” MorseLife Home Care will present the third session of this important series. Coffee and breakfast will be served and participants will be able to interact with the guest nutritionist concerning any questions regarding healthy heart smart choices. • Tuesday, March 10th @ 10:00 a.m. – “From a Woman’s Perspective Book Group” – Moderator Karen Kurzer will discuss this month’s selection The Woman Warrior by Maxine Hong Kingston. This monthly book group will meet through June 9. Come and join them even if you have not read the book. You may be inspired to join the next session on April 14. • Thursday, March 19th @ 10:30 a.m. – “Publix Apron’s Cooking School Lecture & Cooking Demonstration” – Join Resident Chef Rey De La Osa of Publix Apron’s Cooking School where he will give a cooking demonstration about “Pub Grub.” Learn about food and how to prepare it properly. • Saturday, March 21st @ 2:00 p.m. – “National Pen Women – Cavalcade of Authors” – Six local authors who are part of this national organization for professional writers, artists and musicians will participate in this panel talk followed by a Q & A session and a book sale at discounted prices. The authors include M.J. Putnik, Carol White, Marlene Klotz, JoJo Harder, Mary Twitty & Justine Kuntz. • Friday, March 27th @2:00 p.m. – “Secrets of Consignment & Thrift Shopping & Where to Go” Please join author Paulette Cooper Noble as she discusses over 200 consignment, thrift, vintage & antique shops in Palm Beach & Broward counties. She is the author of 22 books and 2 regular columns in the Palm Beach Daily News as well as a blog for the Huffington Post. These programs are free and open to the public. Registration is not required. Call 561-266-9490 for further information on the many programs at the Library or visit our website at www.delraylibrary.org. Please “like” us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/DelrayBeachPublicLibrary.


Register now for these new Lifelong Learning Community Institute classes

PROGRESSIVE SENATE HEROES OF THE 20TH CENTURY Dates: Feb. 26, Mar. 5, 12, 19 T ime: 2- 3:30 p.m. Fee: 4 sessions = $50 A LOOK AT CLASSICAL PIANO COMPOSERS HAYDN, MOZART AND BEETHOVEN Dates: Mar. 4, 11, 18, 25 Time: 2 – 3:30 p.m. Fee: 4 sessions = $50 THE POETRY OF EMILY DICKINSON Dates: Mar. 17, 24, 31 Time: 2 – 3:30 p.m. Fee: 3 sessions = $45