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Virtual Programs for Adults

Due to the COVID-19 crisis, all library programs are being held online.

For more information, call us at 203-574-8225 or email bronsonlibrary@waterburyct.org.

 

October



       

One-on-One Computer Help
Please call 203-574-8225 to schedule an appointment.

Zoom Presentation or phone assistance

Have a tablet but don't know how to use it?  Need to figure out how to set up an email account?  Need to learn to use Zoom? Want to learn how to use our online resources?  Want to learn how to download an e-book?  Schedule a half-hour appointment over Zoom or telephone with one of our librarians for help with computer technology.

 

  

Sisters to Sisters Book Club
Monday, October 5, 6:00 p.m.

Zoom Session

New members welcome. 

We will discuss I Almost Forgot About You and It's Not All Downhill From Here, both by Terry McMillan.

Advanced registration is required.

Click here to register.

You will receive an email invitation with instructions on how to join the Zoom meeting by either computer or telephone. 

Need a copy of the book? Ebooks and audiobooks are available at no cost from multiple sources. Visit our eBooks & Audiobooks page to find a copy for your tablet or your computer.

Need help finding a copy?  Need help registering?  Contact us at bronsonlibrary@waterburyct.org, or leave your name and phone number at 203-574-8225 and someone will return your call shortly.

If the weather is nice, we will meet in the garden on the library patio.  Please wear your mask and follow social distancing guidelines.

 

                             

Genealogy Tips
Please register for one or all of the sessions below. 

Zoom Presentation

 Join one of our librarians as she teaches you about a different genealogy tool each week.  Share your own genealogy research.  Feel free to ask questions!

Advance registration is required for each meeting.        

Click here to register for Wednesday, October 7 at 1:30 p.m.

Click here to register for Wednesday, October 21 at 1:30 p.m.

You will receive an email invitation with instructions on how to join the Zoom meeting.

 

   

Mastermind Book Club
Thursday, October 15, 6:30 p.m.

Zoom Session

Our newest book club focuses on themes of personal growth, creativity, and leadership.  Books will be available to borrow from the library. 

October 15 Dare to Lead by Brene Brown

Advanced registration is required.

Click here to register for our October 15th meeting.

You will receive an email invitation with instructions on how to join the Zoom meeting by either computer or telephone. 

Need a copy of the book? Ebooks and audiobooks are available at no cost from multiple sources. Visit our eBooks & Audiobooks page to find a copy for your tablet or your computer.

Need help finding a copy?  Need help registering?  Contact us at bronsonlibrary@waterburyct.org, or leave your name and phone number at 203-574-8225 and someone will return your call shortly.

 



       

BRASS Book Club
Thursday, October 22, 12 p.m.

Zoom Presentation

In October, we will discuss Educated by Tara Westover.

Seniors age 60+ are invited to join the BRASS Book Club discussion online.

We will be meeting on Zoom to discuss what we've read.

Advance registration is required.    

Click here to register. 

You will receive an email invitation with instructions on how to join the Zoom meeting.

Need a copy of the book? Ebooks and audiobooks are available at no cost from multiple sources. Visit our eBooks & Audiobooks page to find a copy for your tablet or your computer.

Need help finding a copy? Need help registering for a meeting?  Contact us at sbl-refdesk@waterburyct.org, or leave your name and phone number at 203-574-8225 and someone will return your call shortly.

            

 

 

            

Seat of the Pants Cooking with Chef Bill :  Holiday Meals
Thursday, October 22, 7 p.m.

Zoom Session

Join Chef Bill as he demonstrates a new recipe each month.  You can also watch previous demonstrations on our YouTube channel.

Downsizing holiday dinners this year?  In this month's program, Chef Bill shows you how to cook a delicious, traditional Thanksgiving meal with a turkey breast and cranberry apple walnut stuffing that feeds 4-6 people.  He also offers tips and tricks for saving time and lowering stress so that the cook can relax and enjoy time with your loved ones.  Come prepared to share your own holiday meal tips and tricks, as well! 

Click here to register for this program.

You will receive an email invitation with instructions on how to join the Zoom meeting.

 



        

Book Lover's Club
Tuesday, October 27, 2 p.m.

Zoom Presentation

Find out what our librarians are reading and share your favorites, too! 

Advance registration is required.    

Click here to register. 

You will receive an email invitation with instructions on how to join the Zoom meeting.            

 



       

Avoiding Scams During COVID-19
Thursday, October 29, 6:30 p.m.

Zoom Presentation

Join us for a presentation by AARP with tips on how to avoid being victimized by scammers during COVID-19.

Advance registration is required.    

Click here to register. 

You will receive an email invitation with instructions on how to join the Zoom meeting.

 

November



        

On the Go in Ice and Snow
Thursday, November 5, 6:30 p.m.

Zoom Presentation

Winter is coming!  Get tips for safe driving for the bad weather from AAA Northeast.

Advance registration is required.    

Click here to register. 

You will receive an email invitation with instructions on how to join the Zoom meeting.