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Upcoming Programs

Jan
3
Tue
Waterloo Watercolor Exhibit @ Laura’s @ Laura's Library
Jan 3 – Mar 6 all-day

The Waterloo Watercolor Group (WWG) is a a 501 (c) (3) corporation organized for educational purposes. Originally founded in 1977, WWG has grown from a small group of 15 charter members to a large number of enthusiastic water media artists with the purpose of promoting the practice and appreciation of all water media art. This exhibit will feature artwork from the following members:

 


Are you an artist interested in exhibiting your work at the library? Visit our Art at Laura’s page to find out more, see past shows, and submit your samples.

 

 

Feb
8
Wed
All Ages Storytime @ Westbank Library
Feb 8 @ 10:30 AM

Join us for All Ages Storytime at Westbank Library. This program develops early literacy skills through story sharing and songs. All ages welcome!

Onsite program attendance is at your own risk. If the weather is comfortable, we may move outside. Check our website for possible changes or cancellations.

 

Discovery! Hand Lettering on Valentines
Feb 8 @ 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM

Hand Letting on Valentines, Feb. 8, 4:30pm, Laura's LibraryDiscovery! Hand Lettering on Valentines

Try your hand at drawing a Valentine message in cool hand-lettering! You can make round bubble letters, drippy gooey letters, silly wiggly letters, and more. We’ll try drawing the alphabet in the styles you choose, and then you can work on drawing a Valentine to someone in your expressive hand lettering.  

CANCELLED: Prime of Life Yoga™ for Adults @ Laura’s
Feb 8 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Yoga class for today, Wednesday, February 8th, has been cancelled.

Previously recorded classes can be viewed on the Westbank Library YouTube page: Westbank Library – Prime of Life Yoga playlist

Prime of Life Yoga™ focuses on the contemporary teachings of yoga for Westerners, especially benefiting men and women 40 years and beyond. Safe, conservative and user friendly, this is an intelligent approach focusing on moving with the breath in dynamic and static movements, which helps to make the body-mind connection as well as warming up the joints and muscles. Modifications are demonstrated to suit the individual. This creates a noncompetitive atmosphere which is more comfortable for everyone.


Lisa Galizia is a Registered Yoga Teacher® with the Yoga Alliance and a Certified Health and Wellness Coach. Galizia teaches group and custom private yoga and wellcoaching. For more information, please visit beecaveyoga.com.

 

Feb
9
Thu
CANCELLED: WHS Presents – Healthy Technology Boundaries @ Westbank Library
Feb 9 @ 12:00 PM

This month’s meeting has been cancelled.

This presentation will inform parents on the benefits and downsides of social media, how positive and negative social media usage can affect their child, and how parents can help their child create healthy social media boundaries.

Presented by Jennifer Hur, a Licensed Professional Counselor Associate supervised by Jenny Brockway, a Licensed Professional Counselor Supervisor. Hur graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a B.S in Corporate Communications and a M.Ed in Education Psychology. She works primarily with adolescents and families as a clinical therapist at Austin Family Counseling. Before her time at Austin Family Counseling, she worked as a school counselor for middle and high school students.

Prior to entering the mental health field, she worked as a social media and marketing specialist, so she is excited to be speaking about social media usage and how to create healthy technology boundaries with children.

www.austinfamilycounseling.com/

https://austinfamilycounseling.com/jennifer-hur/

 


Westlake High School hosts a speaker series for parents focused on popular topics such as study skills, managing stress and anxiety, and tools for healthy parent/child relationships. All families are welcome.

Find the full Speaker Series schedule on the Healthy Chaps website.

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