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Upcoming Events

All events are free unless otherwise noted.

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14 events found.

TimeEventLocationAudience
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
11:30 a.m.Window 8.1 Basics
Learn the basics of navigating a PC with the updated Windows 8.1 operating system. Topics covered include the charms bar, the Desktop view and how to get the Start button back. Laptops are provided but you can bring your own too.
West New Brighton LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
1:15 p.m.Outlander Knitting Group
Like many television shows and movies, many people become inspired to create different things. The famous Diane Gabaldon series of books, and now popular television series of the same name, Outlander, are no exception to this. Knitters have been motivated by the costumes and apparel of the show to create various new articles of comfort. Join us as we test and explore these patterns! Please Bring With You: - Any Knitting and Crochet Supplies, including hooks, and yarn.
West New Brighton LibraryAdults
4 p.m.Urban Art Workshop
Find out how you can incorporate graffiti lettering and street styles into your artwork and graphic novels! Build a story and illustrate it with hip colors and letters. Presented by David Alicea. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
West New Brighton LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
3:30 p.m.Channel Your Inner Picasso
Paint this month’s selected painting with one of our talented librarians. Pre-register by calling the branch, or stop by to sign up! Recommended for ages 7-12.
West New Brighton Library, Community RoomSchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, October 31, 2014
3:30 p.m.Spooky Halloween Tales and Craft
Happy Halloween! Join us for an afternoon of Halloween fun and a keychain craft! First come first serve.
West New Brighton Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, November 4, 2014
11:30 a.m.Shopping Online
Learn on to protect yourself when shopping online, as well as what services are available and how to take full advantage of them. Laptops are provided but you can bring your own too.
West New Brighton LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wednesday, November 5, 2014
4 p.m.Music Makers & Story Shakers
Children will make a musical instrument from a different part of the world and play along while listening to a great story. Recommended for ages 6-10.
West New Brighton Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, November 6, 2014
4 p.m.Tales from the Northlands for Winter
Stories presented by Regina Ress. Recommended for children ages 5 to 12 years old.
West New Brighton LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
4 p.m.Music Makers & Story Shakers
Children will make a musical instrument from a different part of the world and play along while listening to a great story. Recommended for ages 6-10.
West New Brighton Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
11:30 a.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. Laptops are provided but you can bring your own too.
West New Brighton LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Magic Tricks and the History of Deception
Experience a jaw-dropping magic show, then learn how it's done. You'll be amazed not only at the magic, but also the science behind it! Presented by Bob Friedhoffer. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
West New Brighton LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
4 p.m.Music Makers & Story Shakers
Children will make a musical instrument from a different part of the world and play along while listening to a great story. Recommended for ages 6-10.
West New Brighton Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
6:15 p.m.Charge it Right (Facts about Credit)
Given the prevalence of credit card today, people need to be keenly aware of what lurks behind offers of “easy money”. In this informative participants will gain a more complete understanding of credit, credit cards and to develop the skills needed to use credit wisely. • Learn key credit terminology • Review credit card agreements • Understand the “True Cost of Paying the Minimum” • Understand the components of a credit report • Understand the “Power of the Consumer” Presented by Jay St…
West New Brighton LibraryAdults
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
11:30 a.m.Computer Buying Guide
Learn about hardware and software before buying a computer. Laptops are provided but you can bring your own too.
West New Brighton LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults