Healthy Living Month @ Your Library
Don't stress out about the holidays, be good to yourself, learn to live healthy.
Join the Volusia County Library for a variety of exciting, informative and fun programs about health, stress, foods and exercise.
Click here for a list of programs and Be Healthy!
The Aging EyeThursday, October 30, 2014 at 2 pm at the Port Orange Library
Is it just age, or do I have an eye condition? Julienne Messmer from the Center for the Visually Impaired will discuss such issues as: Understanding the aging eye. What are the symptoms of various eye conditions? How do they impact our functional vision? What can be done to remain independent when one loses vision?
For more information call 386-322-5152, option 4.
Meditation for a Happier You
Thursday, October 30, 2014 at 6 pm at the DeLand Library
Can meditation make you happier, healthier and smarter? Researchers are finding evidence of meditation's beneficial effects on the brain. Meditation allows you to increase your happiness and helps calm the mind’s constant chatter. It strengthens your mindfulness, which in turn enhances all aspects of your life. Join Mark Young, Ph.D, who has been meditating for over 40 years, for this engaging and powerful workshop.
For more information call 386-822-6430, option 4.
Friday, October 31, 2014 at 2 pm at the Ormond Beach Library
"Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered, weak and weary......"
A little POEtry reading, a little trivia, and a little fun with Irene as she shares information about one of her favorite POEts, macabre mystery writer, Edgar Allan POE. Poe is generally considered the inventor of the detective fiction genre.
For more information call 386-676-4191, option 4.
What is all the hoopla about?
Begin enjoying thousands of audiobook, music album and movie titles – from major Hollywood studios, record companies and publishers – available to borrow for instant streaming or temporary downloading to smartphones, tablets and computers. hoopla digital is offered via browser, Android and iOS and requires only a library card and pin code to access. Click here to access!
eReader Help Desk
Did you know you can download free library e-books, audio books, music and magazines onto your e-reader or tablet? The eReader Help Desk at the Deltona Regional Library can show you how to take full advantage of these free services. A valid Volusia County Public Library card, in good standing, is required for downloadable media services.
Half-hour, personalized sessions are available Mondays through Thursdays
by appointment at the Deltona Library.
Schedule your appointment by stopping by the library's information desk
or calling 386-789-7207, ext. 21014.