It’s your money, Don’t Just Give it Away!

Interested in better management of your personal finances? Are you loaning your money to the government to get a tax refund and then paying needlessly to get your money back in January? Do you know  how to get your health care tax credit? Questions about your credit score? Learn how to be more financially literate!


Don’t Just Give it AWAY!

We’ll bring in the experts to tell you more  about tax refunds, tax credits, getting your taxes done for free and identity theft. Hear more about refund anticipation loans, checks and other refund options on SATURDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2014 from 9-11:30 AM. REFRESHMENTS will be served. Please sign up in advance

Learn about Self- Publishing

Pete Klein, author of 4 vampire novels and the guide book “Adirondack Hikes in Hamilton County,” will be on hand at the Indian Lake Public Library on Friday, Nov. 14, starting at 7 p.m. to sign copies of his books, discuss the books with readers and offer opinions on the ins and outs of self-publishing.
Pete will generously donate half of the proceeds from all books sold to the library.

The Library will be closed Election Day and Veterans Day

Word Q&A

We’ll have a drop in class on Word on Saturday, November 1 at 9 am.  No need to sign up; drop in with your questions!

Indian Lake Writers’ Group           LXXXXV    October, 2014

It is always a welcome pleasure to spend time with our two friends, Michael Czarnecki and Steve Coffman at their Writing Workshop presentation.  Over the many, many years that Michael has been coming to Indian Lake he has offered a variety of programs in order to inspire our writing.  When Steve joined him, quite a few years ago also, the two of them offered a balance of poetry with memoir writing.  Finally, the two have developed a pattern of sharing their personal wisdom as well as critiquing writing brought to them by members of our group. The beauty of this is that it offers each of us a personal response from both Michael and Steve. Their ability to listen carefully and make thoughtful suggestions enables us to work on improving a specific piece of our own writing. This has been a very successful experience for all of us. Because of this style everyone who attended shared their writing and benefitted from Michael and Steve’s critiques Continue reading

Travels Inside and Out… A writing workshop and a reading

Wednesday, October 15, from 1-4 PM, Both Prose Writer Steve Coffman and Poet Michael Czarnecki return to the Indian Lake Library for a writing workshop.  All are welcome to this free event. The library will re-open at 7PM for  an open reading.

Web Training Scheduled

Saturday, October 18th, the library will hold a computer training class on using the internet. This is a class for beginners or refreshers and will include the basics of online searching information on the web, banking, shopping online, setting up and using email.  Please call in advance, since space is limited.


September, 2014 D. Bradley LXXXXIV

Hello everyone. We seem to have had a pause in our regular meeting schedules. Last month’s meeting time was usurped by the Do Tell Program which was initiated by Nancy Berkowitz and offered for those who wished to try Story Telling as a supplement to their writing skills. As it turned out the Do Tell Program was a success Continue reading

Computer Classes Begin

Sign up today! Beginning PC Class starts Saturday, 9/27, 9 AM-10 AM. No experience required. Refreshers welcome!

Do Tell Begins Wednesday, September 10

Learn to perform your Personal Stories at this free workshop series led by storytellers Margaret French & Betty Cassidy. Join us for four Wednesdays, 1:30- 3:30 PM. All welcome!  This series is produced by the Folklife Center at Crandall Public Library and made possible in part with a grant from the Alfred Z Solomon Charitable Trust.


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