- 04:00 pm
For the New Year, the library is holding a Poetry Showcase with Elizabeth O’Rourke on Friday, January 7, 2022 @ 4pm via Zoom. They will be reading poems by Lisa Coffman and Jane Hirshfield. The Mamaroneck Library’s Poetry Group will explore the poems in depth and will have a chance to generate some of their own work. Participation is not limited to those who have attended lectures in the past. Elizabeth O’Rourke’s studied at Boston College and received an MFA from Sarah Lawrence College. She is the poetry teacher at Mamaroneck Public Library. Much of her writing focuses on the sacredness and mysticism of her daily encounters with the world and what it asks of her.
- 02:00 pm
- Mamaroneck Public Library
Sound Healing and Tibetan Singing Bowls Workshop will be presented by Michelle Clifton on Tuesday, January 11, 2022 @ 2pm in the library’s Community Room, 136 Prospect Avenue, Mamaroneck. The workshop will address: What is Sound Healing? How does it work? What are its benefits? Michelle will explain some background history of sound healing and demonstrate how it works. Participants could either be sitting in chairs or lying down on yoga mats on the floor while Tibetan Singing Bowls are played for approximately 30-45 minutes. Participants will be able to experience the deep relaxation and meditative principles of sound healing. If you plan to use the floor option, bring a yoga mat, blanket and pillow. Q and A to follow.