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All events are free unless otherwise noted.

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27 events found.

TimeEventLocationAudience
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
3 p.m.Protecting Your Privacy and Security Online
This course will cover how important it is to be safe when providing your information on the internet as well as ensuring your computer is safe from those that want to hack it.. Following the tutorial, bring your technology questions for some one-on-one help. Computers are provided but you can bring your own too.
Stapleton LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
5:30 p.m.LiteracyINC: Story Hour
Readings by special guests with snacks and additional activities provided by LiteracyINC.
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
6 p.m.Drive in Theater
Customize your own crafted car to park in during a "drive-in" style film screening of Disney's Cars!
Stapleton Library, Community RoomSchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
4 p.m.Manga Drawing Workshop
Do you have the next manga series ready to pour through your fingertips? Join Ivan Velez and learn how to draw your own characters, plot your stories, and more! All materials will be provided. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Stapleton LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4:30 p.m.Bookcraft!
Come to the library and have a blast listening to stories and making a fun craft!
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, October 23, 2014
2 p.m.One on One Computer Help
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!
Stapleton Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Pumpkin Carving for Teens
Teens! Act as a team to design and help create a carved pumpkin! For ages 12 and older.
Stapleton LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, October 24, 2014
3:30 p.m.Wii Love Gaming!
Challenge yourself, your friends and meet other kids in the neighborhood as you play cool Wii games on the big screen in the children's room! Challenge the librarian and you will probably win.
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, October 25, 2014
2:30 p.m.Reading Wildly with Ava Chin
Join Stapleton Library as we welcome Ava Chin, author of Eating Wildly: Foraging for Life, Love, and the Perfect Meal for a reading and question and answer session.
Stapleton Library, Community RoomAdults
3 p.m.Cinema Saturdays!
Watch the library become a movie theater and enjoy a great film on the big screen! All ages.
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, October 27, 2014
11 a.m.All Join In!
Come to the library for stories, songs, action rhymes and more! Have fun meeting other little ones in the area and their caregivers. For ages 0-3.
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
11:45 a.m.Baby Space!
Come for playtime, stories and songs for babies and their caregivers. For ages 0-18 months.
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
4 p.m.Music Makers and Story Shakers
Bring your imagination and get creative! Listen to a story and create a hands-on musical project. In this four-week series we will “travel” to four different points on the globe and create musical instruments from those countries. Space and materials are limited. Pre-registration is required.
Stapleton LibraryChildren
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
3 p.m.Twitter Basics
Learn about the online social network Twitter. Following the tutorial, bring your technology questions for some one-on-one help. Computers are provided but you can bring your own too.
Stapleton LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
5:30 p.m.LiteracyINC: Story Hour
Readings by special guests with snacks and additional activities provided by LiteracyINC.
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
6 p.m.Book Discussion - "Mr. Mercedes" by Stephen King
Come discuss "Mr. Mercedes" by Stephen King!
Stapleton LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
4 p.m.Halloween Party!
Put on a costume and come celebrate at our snack and scare-filled shindig!
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Manga Drawing Workshop
Do you have the next manga series ready to pour through your fingertips? Join Ivan Velez and learn how to draw your own characters, plot your stories, and more! All materials will be provided. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Stapleton LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, October 30, 2014
2 p.m.Learn to Type and Use a Mouse
Learn how to hold, click, and move the mouse and practice your typing/keyboarding skills.
Stapleton Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Tattoo a Banana!
Turn everything into art, starting with your food. Learn how to tattoo a banana, and then tattoo your very own.
Stapleton Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Friday, October 31, 2014
3:30 p.m.Wii Love Gaming!
Challenge yourself, your friends and meet other kids in the neighborhood as you play cool Wii games on the big screen in the children's room! Challenge the librarian and you will probably win.
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, November 3, 2014
4 p.m.Music Makers and Story Shakers
Bring your imagination and get creative! Listen to a story and create a hands-on musical project. In this four-week series we will “travel” to four different points on the globe and create musical instruments from those countries. Space and materials are limited. Pre-registration is required.
Stapleton LibraryChildren
Tuesday, November 4, 2014
3 p.m.Google Drive and Google Docs
Learn how to create, edit and share online documents using Google's ever-evolving word processing, spreadsheet, presentation and calendar programs. Following the tutorial, bring your technology questions for some one-on-one help. Computers are provided but you can bring your own too.
Stapleton LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Saturday, November 15, 2014
2 p.m.Sherlock Holmes
Something's amiss, and now "the game is afoot!" for the brilliant scientist and criminologist, Mr. Sherlock Holmes. Along with his trusted companion, Dr. Watson (played by a child volunteer!), Holmes will follow the clues and solve the mystery with audience's help. Presented by the Traveling Lantern Theatre Company. Recommended for children ages 4 and older.
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
3 p.m.MS Excel 2010 for Beginners
Learn the basics of working with spreadsheets using Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include entering data and formulas, moving and copying data, formatting & print previewing worksheets. Following the tutorial, bring your technology questions for some one-on-one help. Computers are provided but you can bring your own too.
Stapleton LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
3 p.m.Advanced MS Excel 2010
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include using formulas and functions, data sorting and conditional formatting. Following the tutorial, bring your technology questions for some one-on-one help. Computers are provided but you can bring your own too.
Stapleton LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Saturday, December 13, 2014
1 p.m.Eating Organically on a Budget
Do you want to eat more organic, locally grown foods, but don’t know where to start? Have you wanted to learn more about how an organic diet can benefit you and your family’s health? Topics we'll cover: 12 Ways to eat organically on a budget How to eat mindfully and enjoy every meal Organic grocery shopping basics Practical delicious, recipes using organic ingredients 3 Simple ways to feel and look better both inside and out Video recipe demo Mona Laru is certified thru Thomas Edison S…
Stapleton LibraryAdults