Ghost Adventures in the Hudson River Valley

Are you up for a ghostly adventure? If you enjoy driving along beautiful country roads framed with fall foliage, exploring delightful historic small towns and palatial Golden Age summer estates, poking around farmers’ markets and antique shops, and all things Halloween-flavoured, you’ll love the Hudson River Valley in upstate New York. Get your shivers on and find out more about this easy and fascinating road-trip within a day’s drive from Niagara.

  • Tuesday, October 24th
  • 2:00 pm
  • Central Library, Mills Room
  • Free

Healthy Brains

There is currently no cure for Alzheimer’s disease, but maintaining a healthy brain can help to decrease the risk of developing Alzheimer’s. Join Denise Verreault, Director of Education at the Alzheimer Society of Niagara Region, as she discusses dementia, the aging process and how to maintain a healthy brain.

  • Tuesday, October 31st
  • 2:00 pm
  • Central Library, Mills Room
  • Free
  • Please register in advance.

Adventure Travel 101

Can you hike through jungles like Indiana Jones? Adventure travel has entered the mainstream and become accessible for anyone. Erica Jurus, veteran adventure traveller for over 35 years, will tell you what you need to know, from researching and planning a great trip to how to find trips that don’t require a second mortgage, and much more. Erica has organized and led several group trips, served as a private consultant for travellers, and delivers regular presentations about getting out to experience amazing places around the world.

  • Tuesday, November 21st
  • 2:00 pm
  • Central Library, Mills Room
  • Free