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36 events found.

Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Mon, July 25
@ 1 p.m.
Powerful Tools for Caregivers
An educational series that provides self-care education programs for caregivers which includes tools and strategies to better handle the unique challenges they face. Monday July 11th and Monday July 25th from 1:00p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, July 26
@ 10 a.m.
Intro to Computers
Come to the library, ask questions about how to use computers and sharpen your skills through computer use. "How do I turn the computer on?" "How do I set up my own e-mail account and e-mail family and freinds?" Every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 12 noon.
City Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, July 26
@ 11 a.m.
CircleTime
Children from birth to 3 years old and their caregivers can enjoy stories, songs, and finger plays while spending time with other toddlers. Limit of 15 children with their caregivers. First come / first serve basis. Every Tuesday from 11:00 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, July 26
@ 1 p.m.
Island Writers
This is a group for all who are interested in writing professionally or personally. Come check us out. It's free , special and open to all! Meets every Tuesday at 1:00 p.m.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Wed, July 27
@ 10 a.m.
Resume Workshop
Designed to assist in creating a new or updated resume. Topics include cover letters and resources for job opportunities. A flash drive is required to save your work. Every Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
City Island LibraryAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers
Wed, July 27
@ 10 a.m.
Resume Workshop
Designed to assist in creating a new or updated resume. Topics include cover letters and resources for job opportunities. A flash drive is required to save your work. Every Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
City Island LibraryAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers
Thu, July 28
@ 3 p.m.
LEGO League
Bring your imagination and join us for fun with LEGOS! Blocks of various sizes will be provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Ages 5 -11.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, July 29
@ 11 a.m.
Read And Play
Children from birth to 3 years old and caregivers can take part in wonderful stories, discover amazing toys, and meet new friends in this fun, informal program. Limit of 15 children with their caregivers. First come / first serve basis.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Fri, July 29
@ 3 p.m.
Friday Afternoon Activities
All events at 3:00 p.m. Friday July 1st - Wii Gaming Friday July 8th - Tricky Trivia Challenge Friday July 15th - Games in the Garden (Board games, cards, etc) Friday July 22nd - Wii Gaming Friday July 29th - Pictionary
City Island LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Sat, July 30
@ 1 p.m.
Movie: Miss You Already
The friendship between two life-long girlfriends is put to the test when one starts a family and the other falls ill. Drew Barrymore, Toni Collette, Dominic Cooper PG-13, 1 hr 52 min Comedy, drama romance.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, August 1
@ 1 p.m.
Powerful Tools for Caregivers
A six week educational series, presented by PSS, that provides self-care education programs for caregivers which includes tools and strategies to better handle the unique challenges they face. Monday August 1st at 1p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
City Island LibraryAdults
Tue, August 2
@ 10 a.m.
Intro to Computers
Come to the library, ask questions about how to use computers and sharpen your skills through computer use. "How do I turn the computer on?" "How do I set up my own e-mail account and e-mail family and freinds?" Every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 12 noon.
City Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, August 2
@ 1 p.m.
Island Writers
This is a group for all who are interested in writing professionally or personally. Come check us out. It's free , special and open to all! Meets every Tuesday at 1p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
City Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Wed, August 3
@ 10 a.m.
Resume Workshop
Designed to assist in creating a new or updated resume. Topics include cover letters and resources for job opportunities. A flash drive is required to save your work. Every Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
City Island LibraryAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers
Fri, August 5
@ 3 p.m.
Friday Afternoon Activities
All events at 3p.m. August 5th: ipad lab August 12th: wii gaming August 19th: Bring Your Own Games (B.Y.O.G.)
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Sat, August 6
@ 1 p.m.
Movie: The Finest Hours
The Coast Guard makes a daring rescue attempt off the coast off Cape Cod after a pair of oil tankers are destroyed during a blizzard in 1952. Stars Chris Pine, Casey Afflick and Ben Foster (PG-13; 117 minutes; drama: 2016)
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, August 8
@ 4 p.m.
Family Movie- The Good Dinosaur
In a world where dinosaurs and humans live side-by-side, an Apatosaurus named Arlo makes an unlikely human friend. (Rated PG; 93 minutes; action adventure animation)
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomFamilies
Tue, August 9
@ 10 a.m.
Intro to Computers
Come to the library, ask questions about how to use computers and sharpen your skills through computer use. "How do I turn the computer on?" "How do I set up my own e-mail account and e-mail family and freinds?" Every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 12 noon.
City Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, August 9
@ 1 p.m.
Island Writers
This is a group for all who are interested in writing professionally or personally. Come check us out. It's free , special and open to all! Meets every Tuesday at 1p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
City Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Wed, August 10
@ 10 a.m.
Resume Workshop
Designed to assist in creating a new or updated resume. Topics include cover letters and resources for job opportunities. A flash drive is required to save your work. Every Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
City Island LibraryAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers
Fri, August 12
@ 3 p.m.
Friday Afternoon Activities
All events at 3p.m. August 5th: ipad lab August 12th: wii gaming August 19th: Bring Your Own Games (B.Y.O.G.)
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Sat, August 13
@ 1 p.m.
Movie: Our Brand Is Crisis
A battle-hardened American political consultant is sent to help re-elect a controversial president in Bolivia, where she must compete with a long-term rival working for another candidate. Stars: Sandra Bullock, Billy Bob Thornton, Anthony Mackie (Rated R; 1 hr 47 min; Comedy Drama; 2015)
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, August 16
@ 10 a.m.
Intro to Computers
Come to the library, ask questions about how to use computers and sharpen your skills through computer use. "How do I turn the computer on?" "How do I set up my own e-mail account and e-mail family and freinds?" Every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 12 noon.
City Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, August 16
@ 1 p.m.
Island Writers
This is a group for all who are interested in writing professionally or personally. Come check us out. It's free , special and open to all! Meets every Tuesday at 1p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
City Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Wed, August 17
@ 10 a.m.
Resume Workshop
Designed to assist in creating a new or updated resume. Topics include cover letters and resources for job opportunities. A flash drive is required to save your work. Every Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
City Island LibraryAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers
Fri, August 19
@ 3 p.m.
Friday Afternoon Activities
All events at 3p.m. August 5th: ipad lab August 12th: wii gaming August 19th: Bring Your Own Games (B.Y.O.G.)
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Sat, August 20
@ 1 p.m.
Movie: The Fifth Wave
Four waves of increasingly deadly alien attacks have left most of Earth decimated. Cassie is on the run, desperately trying to save her younger brother. Stars Chloë Grace Moretz, Matthew Zuk, Gabriela Lopez (Rated PG-13; 1 hr 52 minutes; Sci-Fi; 2015)
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, August 23
@ 10 a.m.
Intro to Computers
Come to the library, ask questions about how to use computers and sharpen your skills through computer use. "How do I turn the computer on?" "How do I set up my own e-mail account and e-mail family and freinds?" Every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 12 noon.
City Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, August 23
@ 1 p.m.
Island Writers
This is a group for all who are interested in writing professionally or personally. Come check us out. It's free , special and open to all! Meets every Tuesday at 1p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
City Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Wed, August 24
@ 10 a.m.
Resume Workshop
Designed to assist in creating a new or updated resume. Topics include cover letters and resources for job opportunities. A flash drive is required to save your work. Every Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
City Island LibraryAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers
Fri, August 26
@ 2 p.m.
Summer Reading
South of the Border
A Summer Reading Celebration for All Ages! Puppets, masks, and dance fill this trip of bilingual stories from Ecuador, Peru, and Cuba. Presented by Urban Stages.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomChildren,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, August 26
@ 3 p.m.
Friday Afternoon Activities
All events at 3p.m. August 5th: ipad lab August 12th: wii gaming August 19th: Bring Your Own Games (B.Y.O.G.)
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Sat, August 27
@ 1 p.m.
Movie: Captive
A single mother struggling with drug addiction is taken hostage in her own apartment by a man on the run who has broken out of jail and murdered the judge assigned to his case. Stars: Kate Mara, David Oyelowo, Mimi Rogers (Rated PG-13; 1 hr 37 minutes; true crime, drama)
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, August 30
@ 10 a.m.
Intro to Computers
Come to the library, ask questions about how to use computers and sharpen your skills through computer use. "How do I turn the computer on?" "How do I set up my own e-mail account and e-mail family and freinds?" Every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 12 noon.
City Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, August 30
@ 1 p.m.
Island Writers
This is a group for all who are interested in writing professionally or personally. Come check us out. It's free , special and open to all! Meets every Tuesday at 1p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
City Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Wed, August 31
@ 10 a.m.
Resume Workshop
Designed to assist in creating a new or updated resume. Topics include cover letters and resources for job opportunities. A flash drive is required to save your work. Every Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
City Island LibraryAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers

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