Adult Programs

Please Note: All of our Adult Programs are open to those who are at least 18 years of age, unless otherwise noted. Most programs are free of charge and because space is limited for each program, registration is sometimes required.  Please check our website at: www.butlerlibrary.org or social media for updates to our schedule.


BETTER TOGETHER PROGRAM IV
The Beatles 50 Years Later
Thursday, December 3, 2020 
At 7:00 pm
Better Together-The Beatles 50 Years Later-The Sequel!-Thursday, December 3, at 7:00pm – Pequannock Library-If you attended Barry’s original Beatles lecture, you know you’re in for another ear-opening treat with this, The Sequel. In this program, we’ll explore their lyric depth, the inspiration for some of their songs, their influence on other artists, and much more. You need not have attended his first lecture to enjoy this program! Barry Wiesenfeld is an internationally recognized musician who has performed on three continents, accompanied Grammy and RMI winners, and teaches music for SUNY and Ramapo College. The Beatles had a profound effect on Barry’s musical life, and his passion for the Fab Four is obvious and contagious! Please find registration info at: www.pequannocklibrary.org

Register with Pequannock Library


Tai Chi Classes, on Zoom
Wednesdays: January 6 – January 27, 2021
6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Presented by Jody Rubel, Tai Chi Instructor 

In this beginner 4 week series learn how to move in harmony with yourself & the people around you. Tai Chi is a moving meditation & an ancient martial art. Learn one of the most popular Tai Chi forms in the world – The Cheng Man Ching 37 Posture Yang style short form. Help alleviate symptoms of health issues such as: diabetes, coronary heart disease, arthritis, chronic back pain, high blood pressure. Research has shown that Tai Chi: Improves balance and memory, builds bone mass, reduces stress and inflammation, and circulates chi (life energy) throughout the body. This program is free for participants and sponsored by The Friends of the Butler Public Library.

Please visit the Butler Library website for the Zoom Meeting Link: www.butlerlibrary.org or click the link below:
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Topic: Tai Chi @Butler Library with MadMonk
Time: Jan 6, 2021 06:30 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
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Selling on eBay Workshop on Zoom
Wednesday, February 3, 2021
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Presented by Rick Feingold
Sponsored by The Friends of the Butler Public Library

Millions of people earn a part-time or full-time income on eBay and you could, too.  Learn from an eBay PowerSeller how to sell successfully–from start to finish.  Topics include: How eBay works, safe trading, registering on eBay, selecting items to sell, learning the value of your items, pricing your merchandise, writing a description, photos, using a PayPal account to process payments, shipping your goods, eBay and PayPal fees, collecting payment, delivery confirmation, handling feedback, and more.  Rick Feingold is an Education Specialist trained by eBay.  He operates an online eBay store and is an eBay PowerSeller.   MBA, Penn State University.  BA, Rutgers University.  Please visit: www.butlerlibrary.org for Zoom Meeting Link or click below:

Topic: Selling on eBay
Time: Feb 3, 2021 06:30 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
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Meeting ID: 933 109 4123

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Savvy Social Security Planning, on Zoom
Wednesday, February 10, 2021

6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Presented by Rob and Chris from Cornerstone Financial Solutions
Virtual Online Webinar
Maximize your Social Security Income… “What Baby Boomers Need to Know to Maximize Retirement Income”
At this workshop, you will learn: 5 factors to consider when deciding when to apply for benefits, When it makes sense to delay benefits – and when it does not, How to minimize taxes on Social Security benefits (TAXES? YES TAXES), Why you should always check your earnings record for accuracy, How to find your Primary Insurance Amount (PIA), Special strategies for married couples, divorced individuals and minor children.  Social Security is far more complicated than most people realize.  The decisions you make now can have a tremendous impact on the total amount of benefits you stand to receive over your lifetime.  If married, spouses are urged to attend.   Not endorsed by or affiliated with any governmental entity.  Zoom Link: Registration is required: 

https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZctfuCtqTojE9QzWw2HycgDcZAmIS37GKwW or visit the Butler Public Library website: www.butlerlibrary.org for the link on the Adult Programs Page. For more information, contact: Jodi Bloom: jodi@cornerstonecollegesolutions.net or call: 201-463-3024.


College Funding Webinar, on Zoom
Wednesday, March 3, 2021
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Presented by Jodi Bloom, Founder and College Planning Expert
Cornerstone College Solutions
Virtual Online Webinar
This complimentary workshop is designed to help families with children of any age figure out how to pay for college without jeopardizing retirement. Learn how to reduce your out of pocket expenses and the overall cost of college.   Learn the “ins and outs” of the financial aid system and how to maximize what your student receives.  Identify myths and avoid common errors that can cause you to overpay for school.  Learn how to obtain discounts from colleges & universities even if you won’t qualify for “need-based” financial aid.  Learn how to develop a comprehensive college plan with proven strategies & financial alternatives to meet your family’s unique goals and cost requirements.

Determine how to find the best college match for your children. RSVP: Reservations are required. Registration for this webinar: 

https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0kdOigpjItGtGWuLcwUscEfl0DsMou4WDE

or visit the Butler Public Library website: www.butlerlibrary.org for the link on the Adult Programs Page. For more information, contact: Jodi Bloom: jodi@cornerstonecollegesolutions.net or call: 201-463-3024.