BuzzWords

Second Tuesday of each month 6:30 – 8:30 pm Quench your thirst for beer and knowledge and join our nonfiction book group at Verboten Brewing. No purchase required, non-alcoholic drinks available. Dec 8  Just kids by Patti Smith Winner of National Book Award It was the summer Coltrane died, the summer of love and riots, and the summer when a chance encounter in Brooklyn led two young people on a path of art, devotion, and initiation. Patti Smith would evolve as a poet and performer, and Robert Mapplethorpe would direct his highly provocative style toward photography. Bound in innocence and enthusiasm, they…

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BuzzWords

Second Tuesday of each month 6:30 – 8:30 pm Quench your thirst for beer and knowledge and join our nonfiction book group at Verboten Brewing. No purchase required, non-alcoholic drinks available. Nov 10  The Secret Token by Andrew Lawler In 1587, 115 men, women, and children arrived at Roanoke Island on the coast of North Carolina. Chartered by Queen Elizabeth I, their colony was to establish England’s first foothold in the New World. But when the colony’s leader, John White, returned to Roanoke from a resupply mission, his settlers were nowhere to be found. They left behind only a single clue–a “secret…

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Money Matters Series: Medicare Options

New to Medicare, need a refresher, learning for yourself or a loved one? Join us to learn about the four Medicare parts, Supplement insurance, and more.  Whatever your situation, this class will help you understand Medicare and your choices.

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BuzzWords

Second Tuesday of each month 6:30 – 8:30 pm Quench your thirst for beer and knowledge and join our nonfiction book group at Verboten Brewing. No purchase required, non-alcoholic drinks available. Oct 13  Factfulness  by Hans Rosling When asked simple questions about global trends―what percentage of the world’s population live in poverty; why the world’s population is increasing; how many girls finish school―we systematically get the answers wrong. So wrong that a chimpanzee choosing answers at random will consistently outguess teachers, journalists, Nobel laureates, and investment bankers. In Factfulness, Professor of International Health Hans Rosling, together with his two long-time collaborators, Anna and…

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Money Matters Series: Financial Survival Skills

Life happens, and when setbacks occur, it can have a big impact on your finances.  We’ll discuss actions you can take to financially prepare for (and get through) job loss, divorce, medical emergency, or other challenges that arise.

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BuzzWords

Second Tuesday of each month 6:30 – 8:30 pm Quench your thirst for beer and knowledge and join our nonfiction book group at Verboten Brewing. No purchase required, non-alcoholic drinks available. Sept 8  The Cooking Gene by Michael W Twitty A renowned culinary historian offers a fresh perspective on our most divisive cultural issue, race, in this illuminating memoir of Southern cuisine and food culture that traces his ancestry—both black and white—through food, from Africa to America and slavery to freedom. As he takes us through his ancestral culinary history, Twitty suggests that healing may come from embracing the discomfort of the…

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Hookin’ Up: Crochet Class & Group

2nd, 4th, and 5th Thursdays  10:30 am-12:30 pm Beginners Welcome!   Bring your own project or Beginner Supplies (to include an “H” crochet hook and worsted weight yarn.) Registration is not required

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Loomy Knitters Charitable Group

Every Wednesday  1-3 p.m. Learn a new skill, make new friends and contribute to great causes. The Loomy Knitters Charitable Group donates cash and handmade items annually to local organizations, including: House of Neighborly Service 137 Homeless Connection Loveland Connect Loveland Public Library Baby Box KidsPak Loveland Rotary Club Loveland & Greeley Fort Collins Memory Care Facilities Hospice Hearts & Horses WomenGive If you would like to contribute, please purchase an item from our “Hat Tree” located near the Customer Service Desk during the month of December, or donate your unused yarn. Supplies needed: 1 Loom Kit and scissors (yarn…

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BuzzWords

Second Tuesday of each month 6:30 – 8:30 pm Quench your thirst for beer and knowledge and join our nonfiction book group at Verboten Brewing. No purchase required, non-alcoholic drinks available. Aug 11 The Great Quake by Henry Fountain At 5:36 p.m. on March 27, 1964, a magnitude 9.2. earthquake—the second most powerful in world history—struck the young state of Alaska. The violent shaking, followed by massive tsunamis, devastated the southern half of the state and killed more than 130 people. A day later, George Plafker, a geologist with the U.S. Geological Survey, arrived to investigate. His fascinating scientific detective work in…

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Wooly Knitters Group

Every Tuesday, 1-3 pm Join LPL’s fun knitting group!  Bring your own project or Beginners Supplies:  one set size 7, 10 inch knitting needles, 1 skein “Peaches and Cream” or “Sugar and Cream” cotton yarn, one metal darning needle, scissors.  

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