Featuring contemporary authors, quirky fiction and strange but true nonfiction. March’s pick is Turn of the Mind by Alice LaPlante. Books will be available at the Check Out Desk. In partnership with Chelsea Alehouse.
How does your knowledge of random trivia compare to your friends’ and neighbors’? Round up a team of up to six people and join the Chelsea Library at the Chelsea Alehouse to test your trivia chops. After five rounds of trivia, the top two teams win prizes (and bragging rights). Free to participate– bring your library card to get bonus points! In partnership with the Chelsea Alehouse.
“Home by Christmas” was the cry at the start of World War 1, but after nearly two and a half years there was no end to the war in sight, and it was creating great stresses in the countries that were paying such a horrible price. Join OCC world history Professor Emeritus, Dennis Fiems as he discusses the failure to come to a quick resolution in this program scheduled on the 100 year anniversary of the U.S. entry into WWI. This is a follow-up to the fall program “The Shot that Killed Millions” but previous attendance is not required.
Welcome spring with a handmade centerpiece created by you with step-by-step guidance from the experts at Gigi’s Flowers. You’ll learn the basics of simple flower arranging and tips for making fresh flowers last longer. Vases and flowers provided. Please bring a pair of scissors. Due to the popularity of this program, registration is limited to Chelsea library card holders who did not attend the workshop in 2016.
Maximize your employment potential with one on one help on
your resume and preparing for interviews. Whether you are actively job searching
or just want to keep your resume and interview skills sharp, register for a
free session with Tom Parr. Tom is the co-founder of Holland & Associates,
a Chelsea firm specializing in staffing, recruiting, resume writing and career
counseling since 1984. For resume help, bring two copies of your resume with
you. For more information on Holland & Associates, Inc,
visit www.hollandsearch.com. Call the Information Desk to reserve your space –
(734) 475-8732 ext. 219.