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E.g., 08/17/2017
E.g., 08/17/2017

Drop in to receive assistance in completing homework assignments.

Students can bring a specific homework assignment to work on. Our Homework Help Coaches offer help with

  • Finding library resources to complete assignments like book reports and science projects
  • Vocabulary, spelling, reading and writing skills
  • Math
  • Social studies

All ages welcome, students in grades 2-8 are given priority. English language learners are welcome. Students served on a first come, first served basis: busy times may require a wait.

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This is a must-do opportunity for those who are stoked about the upcoming solar eclipse and want to know more about it. Explore this stellar phenomenon and learn safe viewing practices. There are solar-themed activities, a “countdown chain” craft, make-and-take eclipse glasses and more. Be prepared for this one: our next eclipse won’t be visible here until 2099.

Special Note: We have solar eclipse programs scheduled at six of our locations on various dates in the week preceding the eclipse. The programs are designed for elementary aged children.  Glasses will be...

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Tech Thursdays is your drop-in go-to for all questions about using Library technology. Get hands-on help with basic computer skills, internet or email. Learn how to access our growing eLibrary on your tablet or smartphone. This is a relaxed, friendly forum for specific tech questions. We’re committed to improving the digital literacy of our Library users.

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Drop in to receive assistance in completing homework assignments.

Students can bring a specific homework assignment to work on. Our Homework Help Coaches offer help with

  • Finding library resources to complete assignments like book reports and science projects
  • Vocabulary, spelling, reading and writing skills
  • Math
  • Social studies

All ages welcome, students in grades 2-8 are given priority. English language learners are welcome. Students served on a first come, first served basis: busy times may require a wait.

Los...

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Pickard Conference Room

Polish your writing skills and find inspiration with fellow writers. Writers meet in this twice monthly group to critique and discuss their writing. We’ll be discussing the work of each writer’s response to a common writing prompt. The result: improved writing skill and networking. We just might help each other become our next great authors! We’re working through the exercises in The 3 am Epiphany: Uncommon Writing Exercises That Transform Your Fiction by Brian Kiteley. For extra inspiration, check...

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Develop your preschooler’s inner Maker at this drop-in program. Tots will gain hands-on experience with nuts, bolts, patterns, shapes, colors and real hardware. Best for ages 2-6.

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Meeting Room

Anime is Japanese hand-drawn or computer animation. Outside Japan, anime refers specifically to animation characterized by colorful graphics, vibrant characters and fantastical themes. You might already be a fan, or maybe you’re wondering what it’s all about. Join us – we’ll watch anime, discuss manga, play games and eat snacks. Ages 13-19.
 

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Aprender el idioma inglés en los Estados Unidos es una de las claves para triunfar y la comunicación es fundamental para hacer amigos, mantener los negocios, y encontrar trabajo. Muchas cosas más se podrían conseguir si aprendiéramos o mejoráramos nuestro nivel de inglés. Presentadores: Bibliotecarios. Learning English in the United States is one of the keys to success, and communication is essential to make friends, to maintain business and to find jobs. Many more things can be achieved if we learn or we improve our level of English.

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Meeting Room

Colorín Colorado es un programa que se ofrece a niños cuyos padres asisten a las clases de inglés de los sábados. En este programa los niños aprenden con múltiples actividades que han sido especial y específicamente diseñadas para ellos. Las actividades que se desarrollan los sábados incluyen trabajos manuales, juegos, cuentos, canciones, entre otras; pero lo más importante es que los niños reafirman su capacidad de interacción conotros niños, los voluntarios y los bibliotecarios que conducen la actividad. Niños de cuatro a doce años. Colorín Colorado is a program designed for children...

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Meeting Room

The only thing as enjoyable as a good book is talking about it. Join a Book Group to share your thoughts in an agreeable and thought-provoking discussion.

May: A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
June: Evicted by Matthew Desmond
July: Arrowood by Laura McHugh
August:...

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