Adult Fall Programming

"Fall Into Health & Wellness Series"

Learning Simple Gentle Natural Ways to Detox you Body
Thursday, October 8th at 6pm with Rachel Ginther

Some very important benefits of Detoxifying your system are: releases toxins & heavy metals like Mercury, Cadmium, Lead; enhances your immune system; assists in weight loss. Rachel Ginther has done over 10,000 private sessions, doing bodywork and energywork all over the world.

The Benefits of Acupuncture for Children and Seniors
Thursday, October 15th at 6pm with Terry Tangredi

Acupuncture is appropriate for children four years old and up and is excellent for seniors already taking prescriptions medications and either dealing with negative side effects from those medications or not wanting to add more medications to their body. Terry has been practicing acupuncture since 2001, and holds a Masters Degree from the New England School of Acupuncture.

What is Reiki?
Thursday, October 22nd at 6pm with Darlene Mytyiuk

Find out how Reiki is used for stress reduction and relaxation, as well as promoting healing. Darlene has been in the medical field for over 13 years with a life long interest in the healing arts. Drawn to Reiki therapy over 3 years ago, she is a Reiki Master /Teacher as well a Licensed Massage Therapist. Darlene also practices crystal healing, with an interest in aromatherapy and herbal healing.

Simple Natural Healing Remedies for Cancer!
Thursday, October 29th at 6pm with Douglas Wilk

Retired pharmacist, Douglas Wilk will show you natural healing techniques and methods that often get quick, safe and effective results reducing pain & stress without drugs. Douglas has a comprehensive background researching natural remedies for health & wellness from around the world.

“How to Grow Your Business in a Recession”

Goal Setting in Tough Economic Times
Tuesday, September 15th, 7-8pm with Tim Frangioso

Real Estate Broker, Trainer, Speaker, and Host of “” will share how to set goals for your small business in tough economic times.

How to Market and Advertise in a Down Economy
Tuesday. September 22nd, 7-8pm with Eric Letendre

Eric Letendre is an author, speaker, consultant, and President of OMC Marketing. Eric will share how to market your business and make the most out of a down economy.

How to Make Your Business Look Good on a Budget
Tuesday September 29th, 7-8pm with Paul Stalman

Paul is the President of Alias Solutions and will be talking about graphic design and website design to make your business shine.

Steps to a Better Website
Tuesday, October 6th, 7-8pm with Rachel Letendre, President of R. White Web Design.

Everyone knows the important of the web presence for businesses and organizations. Come and learn how to create a better website and leverage the online market.

Building a Tribe: How Networking Can Leverage Your Marketing and Advertising Investment
Tuesday, October 20th, 7-8pm with Angela Lussier

Angela Lussier is the President of 365 Degrees Consulting. She will teach you how to network better and leverage your marketing efforts.

"Finding and Getting a Job"

Basics of Job Searching
October 27th, 6-8pm

Basic Resume Writing
November 24th, 6-8pm

CareerPoint, an organization in Holyoke dedicated to serving the workforce and economic development needs of individual job seekers, social service agencies, and the business community throughout Hampden County since 1996, has teamed with the Chicopee Public Library to offer classes on job searching skills. Pair these with our great computer classes for the whole package.

Resume Open Lab @ Your Library

Need help working on your resume? Stop into our resume open lab. No registration required! Limited to the first 10 people. Fridays from 2-3pm in the Computer Lab starting October 2nd, 2009.

Online Job Searching @ Your Library
Wednesday, September 30th 4:30-6:00pm
Friday, October 2nd from 11-12:30

Need to find a job? Looking to move out of your current job? Job searching has changed in the last couple years. More employers are requiring that you apply online which means online forms and email addresses. Registration is required. Limited to 10 people.

Health Programs

Live a Little Better
Wednesday, September 9th at 6pm, Dr. Michael J. O'Connor

Come join us in this informative and fun discussion about Arthritis and Osteoporosis.

Health Benefits of Massage Therapy
Saturday, September 12th at 1pm, Gina Welch, LMT
Saturday, October 24th at 1pm, Gina Welch, LMT

Come and learn how to ease your aches and pains, become more healthy, and the many benefits of massage.