Greenwich Library | Health Programs http://www.greenwichlibrary.org http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/images/greenwichtree.jpg Greenwich Library http://www.greenwichlibrary.org Health Programs at Greenwich Library. en-us 60 Blood Pressure Screening <b>When:</b> Monday, December 22, 2014 - 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Health Information Center<br><br>Free blood pressure screenings conducted by a registered nurse from Greenwich Hospital.<br /><br />This event takes place every Monday afternoon from 11:30am until 1:30pm in the Health Information Center. No appointment necessary.<br /><br /><br />http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=23369 Adult Programs http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=23369 Blood Pressure Screening <b>When:</b> Monday, December 29, 2014 - 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Health Information Center<br><br>Free blood pressure screenings conducted by a registered nurse from Greenwich Hospital.<br /><br />This event takes place every Monday afternoon from 11:30am until 1:30pm in the Health Information Center. No appointment necessary.<br /><br /><br />http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=23370 Adult Programs http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=23370 Free Blood Pressure Screening: Greenwich Hospital Staff <b>When:</b> Tuesday, January 06, 2015 - 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Byram Shubert Library<br><br>On the first Tuesday of each month, a visiting nurse takes your blood pressure reading and answers your questionshttp://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=26373 Health and Wellness http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=26373 Trending Monthly - Health <b>When:</b> Wednesday, January 07, 2015 - 11:00 AM - 11:55 AM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Training Center<br><br>Health and wellness for seniors using the technology you already have. Join the discussion and see demonstrations of current hot new items currently trending in Technology - ranging from productivity, personal and family use, safety and security. All designed to improve the quality of life through technology.http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25742 Computer Class http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25742 "The Nia Technique" a sensory-based movement class with Kristin DeGroat <b>When:</b> Saturday, January 10, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM<br><b>Where:</b> Byram Shubert Library at Community Room<br><br>Nia is a sensory-based movement class combining body movements from the martial arts, dance and healing arts including Duncan Dance, Tai Chi and Yoga<br />http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=26550 Health and Wellness http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=26550 Tai Chi for Everyone with Ken Dolan <b>When:</b> Saturday, January 17, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM<br><b>Where:</b> Byram Shubert Library at Community Room<br><br>Tai Chi has become a frequent exercise at the library. Wear comfortable clothing.http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=26542 All Ages http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=26542 Maximizing Your Child's Athletic Potential: Expert Advice on Training Smarter <b>When:</b> Thursday, January 22, 2015 - 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Cole Auditorium<br><br>"Maximizing Your Child's Athletic Potential: Expert Advice on Training Smarter and Preventing Injuries" brought to you by The Junior League of Greenwich. <br /><br />Do you wonder if your kids in sports are a stride, a catch, or jump away from an injury? Do you have unanswered questions about how your kids' sports practice prevent an injury? How would you like to spend an evening with some experts who work with pro athletes to find out answers to your questions?<br />The Junior League will be hosting a special panel discussion regarding preventing sports injuries for preteens and teenagers. There will be a top-notch panel in place to share their knowledge including Andy Barr - Director of Performance and Rehab, NY Knicks Mubarak Malik - Head of Strength and Conditioning, NY Knicks Dr. Demetris Delos - Orthopedic Surgeon, ONS (Greenwich Hospital) and formerly of the NY Giants. <br /><br />There will also be an open session at the end where audience members may ask questions. <br /><br />Registration is suggested. Please register online below.<br /><br />This is a cosponsored event between the Junior League of Greenwich and Greenwich Library.http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=26423 Adult Programs http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=26423 Boys & Girls Club of Greenwich: "Be Smart-Don't Start" Program <b>When:</b> Thursday, January 22, 2015 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Byram Shubert Library at Community Room<br><br>A community forum to inform 13-15 year olds about the dangers of smoking and tobacco productshttp://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=26399 Family Program http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=26399 Cooking Demonstration: "Comfort Foods" for the Winter with Miguel & the Friends <b>When:</b> Saturday, January 24, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM<br><b>Where:</b> Byram Shubert Library<br><br>Miguel and the Friends of the Byram Shubert Library will share their favorite "Comfort Foods" and recipies for the winterhttp://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=26397 Friends http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=26397 Mindfulness Meditation -- HOLD DATES <b>When:</b> Tuesday, June 02, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>Practical Mindfulness:<br />Learn how to become mindful through the practice of meditation. Classes consist of part lecture, part question/answer period and a period of meditation.<br /><br />Mindfulness was originally taught by the Buddha over 1700 years ago. The practice of Mindfulness has been made popular by the author and lecturer Jon Kabat-Zinn since his popular book "Wherever You Go, There You Are" was published in 1994.<br /><br />Sessions begin on June 3rd and will continue on alternate Tuesdays through September 9th. Dates include: 6/3, 6/17, 7/1, 7/15, 7/29, 8/12, 8/26 and 9/9. Participants may attend one session or may attend all eight sessions. No previous meditation experience is necessary. Walk-ins are welcome.<br /> <br />Mr. Bandler has been practicing meditation for over 25 years and has taught at many hospitals and universities.<br /><br />This event is sponsored by Greenwich Library.<br />No registration is required.<br /><br />http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25992 Adult Programs http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25992 Mindfulness Meditation -- HOLD DATES <b>When:</b> Tuesday, June 16, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>Practical Mindfulness:<br />Learn how to become mindful through the practice of meditation. Classes consist of part lecture, part question/answer period and a period of meditation.<br /><br />Mindfulness was originally taught by the Buddha over 1700 years ago. The practice of Mindfulness has been made popular by the author and lecturer Jon Kabat-Zinn since his popular book "Wherever You Go, There You Are" was published in 1994.<br /><br />Sessions begin on June 3rd and will continue on alternate Tuesdays through September 9th. Dates include: 6/3, 6/17, 7/1, 7/15, 7/29, 8/12, 8/26 and 9/9. Participants may attend one session or may attend all eight sessions. No previous meditation experience is necessary. Walk-ins are welcome.<br /> <br />Mr. Bandler has been practicing meditation for over 25 years and has taught at many hospitals and universities.<br /><br />This event is sponsored by Greenwich Library.<br />No registration is required.<br /><br />http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25993 Adult Programs http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25993 Mindfulness Meditation -- HOLD DATES <b>When:</b> Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>Practical Mindfulness:<br />Learn how to become mindful through the practice of meditation. Classes consist of part lecture, part question/answer period and a period of meditation.<br /><br />Mindfulness was originally taught by the Buddha over 1700 years ago. The practice of Mindfulness has been made popular by the author and lecturer Jon Kabat-Zinn since his popular book "Wherever You Go, There You Are" was published in 1994.<br /><br />Sessions begin on June 3rd and will continue on alternate Tuesdays through September 9th. Dates include: 6/3, 6/17, 7/1, 7/15, 7/29, 8/12, 8/26 and 9/9. Participants may attend one session or may attend all eight sessions. No previous meditation experience is necessary. Walk-ins are welcome.<br /> <br />Mr. Bandler has been practicing meditation for over 25 years and has taught at many hospitals and universities.<br /><br />This event is sponsored by Greenwich Library.<br />No registration is required.<br /><br />http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25994 Adult Programs http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25994 Mindfulness Meditation -- HOLD DATES <b>When:</b> Tuesday, July 14, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>Practical Mindfulness:<br />Learn how to become mindful through the practice of meditation. Classes consist of part lecture, part question/answer period and a period of meditation.<br /><br />Mindfulness was originally taught by the Buddha over 1700 years ago. The practice of Mindfulness has been made popular by the author and lecturer Jon Kabat-Zinn since his popular book "Wherever You Go, There You Are" was published in 1994.<br /><br />Sessions begin on June 3rd and will continue on alternate Tuesdays through September 9th. Dates include: 6/3, 6/17, 7/1, 7/15, 7/29, 8/12, 8/26 and 9/9. Participants may attend one session or may attend all eight sessions. No previous meditation experience is necessary. Walk-ins are welcome.<br /> <br />Mr. Bandler has been practicing meditation for over 25 years and has taught at many hospitals and universities.<br /><br />This event is sponsored by Greenwich Library.<br />No registration is required.<br /><br />http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25995 Adult Programs http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25995 Mindfulness Meditation -- HOLD DATES <b>When:</b> Tuesday, July 28, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>Practical Mindfulness:<br />Learn how to become mindful through the practice of meditation. Classes consist of part lecture, part question/answer period and a period of meditation.<br /><br />Mindfulness was originally taught by the Buddha over 1700 years ago. The practice of Mindfulness has been made popular by the author and lecturer Jon Kabat-Zinn since his popular book "Wherever You Go, There You Are" was published in 1994.<br /><br />Sessions begin on June 3rd and will continue on alternate Tuesdays through September 9th. Dates include: 6/3, 6/17, 7/1, 7/15, 7/29, 8/12, 8/26 and 9/9. Participants may attend one session or may attend all eight sessions. No previous meditation experience is necessary. Walk-ins are welcome.<br /> <br />Mr. Bandler has been practicing meditation for over 25 years and has taught at many hospitals and universities.<br /><br />This event is sponsored by Greenwich Library.<br />No registration is required.<br /><br />http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25996 Adult Programs http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25996 Mindfulness Meditation -- HOLD DATES <b>When:</b> Tuesday, August 11, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>Practical Mindfulness:<br />Learn how to become mindful through the practice of meditation. Classes consist of part lecture, part question/answer period and a period of meditation.<br /><br />Mindfulness was originally taught by the Buddha over 1700 years ago. The practice of Mindfulness has been made popular by the author and lecturer Jon Kabat-Zinn since his popular book "Wherever You Go, There You Are" was published in 1994.<br /><br />Sessions begin on June 3rd and will continue on alternate Tuesdays through September 9th. Dates include: 6/3, 6/17, 7/1, 7/15, 7/29, 8/12, 8/26 and 9/9. Participants may attend one session or may attend all eight sessions. No previous meditation experience is necessary. Walk-ins are welcome.<br /> <br />Mr. Bandler has been practicing meditation for over 25 years and has taught at many hospitals and universities.<br /><br />This event is sponsored by Greenwich Library.<br />No registration is required.<br /><br />http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25997 Adult Programs http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25997 Mindfulness Meditation -- HOLD DATES <b>When:</b> Tuesday, August 25, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>Practical Mindfulness:<br />Learn how to become mindful through the practice of meditation. Classes consist of part lecture, part question/answer period and a period of meditation.<br /><br />Mindfulness was originally taught by the Buddha over 1700 years ago. The practice of Mindfulness has been made popular by the author and lecturer Jon Kabat-Zinn since his popular book "Wherever You Go, There You Are" was published in 1994.<br /><br />Sessions begin on June 3rd and will continue on alternate Tuesdays through September 9th. Dates include: 6/3, 6/17, 7/1, 7/15, 7/29, 8/12, 8/26 and 9/9. Participants may attend one session or may attend all eight sessions. No previous meditation experience is necessary. Walk-ins are welcome.<br /> <br />Mr. Bandler has been practicing meditation for over 25 years and has taught at many hospitals and universities.<br /><br />This event is sponsored by Greenwich Library.<br />No registration is required.<br /><br />http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25998 Adult Programs http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25998 Mindfulness Meditation -- HOLD DATES <b>When:</b> Tuesday, September 08, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>Practical Mindfulness:<br />Learn how to become mindful through the practice of meditation. Classes consist of part lecture, part question/answer period and a period of meditation.<br /><br />Mindfulness was originally taught by the Buddha over 1700 years ago. The practice of Mindfulness has been made popular by the author and lecturer Jon Kabat-Zinn since his popular book "Wherever You Go, There You Are" was published in 1994.<br /><br />Sessions begin on June 3rd and will continue on alternate Tuesdays through September 9th. Dates include: 6/3, 6/17, 7/1, 7/15, 7/29, 8/12, 8/26 and 9/9. Participants may attend one session or may attend all eight sessions. No previous meditation experience is necessary. Walk-ins are welcome.<br /> <br />Mr. Bandler has been practicing meditation for over 25 years and has taught at many hospitals and universities.<br /><br />This event is sponsored by Greenwich Library.<br />No registration is required.<br /><br />http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25999 Adult Programs http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25999