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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Mon, February 27
@ 11 a.m.
Computer Safety & Maintenance
Learn how to protect your computer from viruses and perform regular maintenance functions to keep it running smoothly. Prerequisites: Computer Basics
Wakefield LibraryAdults
Mon, February 27
@ 11 a.m.
Meditative Coloring!
Coloring books for adults has been shown to be relaxing, and to reduce stress. They are not just for kids anymore. Come join us for a relaxing, stress reducing fun time. All materials will be provided. Meditative Coloring is Known for the Following: HEALTH BENEFITS I: Coloring will help YOU to forget YOUR stresses and troubles in YOUR life. HEALTH BENEFITS II: Coloring will help YOU to lower YOUR blood pressure, lessen anxiety, reduce headaches, and relieve digestive irregular…
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, February 27
@ 3 p.m.
Lego Mania
Learn basic engineer principles, motion, and team building. Ages 5–12.
Wakefield LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, February 27
@ 4 p.m.
Teen Tech Time
Teens can use the extra computer time to work on homework, do gaming, social media, and/or complete their own personal projects.
Wakefield LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, February 28
@ 11 a.m.
Adult Gaming Hour!
Chess, Checkers, etc for Adults. Every Tuesday and Thursday at 11am
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, February 28
@ 11 a.m.
Open Computer Lab
Need some practice on the computer? Open Lab is free computer time to hone your computer skills and it does NOT count against your daily computer appointment. Every Monday, Tuesday, & Thursday from 11am-12pm Please Note: there will be no instructor nor will there be any lesson for this program. It is simply practice time on the computer
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, February 28
@ 2:15 p.m.
Jewelry Making Class
Learn How to Make Jewelry! • All are welcome. • Beginners or experts. • Instructor is available.
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, February 28
@ 4 p.m.
Duct Tape Fun!
Create your own designs out of duct tape. Be fearless in exploring your creativity.
Wakefield LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Wed, March 1
@ 11 a.m.
Open Computer Lab
Need some practice on the computer? Open Lab is free computer time to hone your computer skills and it does NOT count against your daily computer appointment. Every Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday from 11am-12pm Please Note: there will be no instructor nor will there be any lesson for this program. It is simply practice time on the computer
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, March 1
@ 3 p.m.
Kids Crafts
DIY crafts. Feeling creative, join us. Ages 5-12.
Wakefield LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, March 1
@ 4 p.m.
Anime Club at Wakefield
Teens can catch up on their favorite anime shows and get introduced to new ones! Viewings will be held in the Wakefield community room.
Wakefield LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, March 2
@ 11 a.m.
Open Computer Lab
Need some practice on the computer? Open Lab is free computer time to hone your computer skills and it does NOT count against your daily computer appointment. Every Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday from 11am-12pm Please Note: there will be no instructor nor will there be any lesson for this program. It is simply practice time on the computer
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, March 2
@ 3 p.m.
Kids Tech Time
Engage with your peers. Navigate the internet, research, and complete your homework or project with the additional appointment given on the laptop. Registration Required.
Wakefield LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, March 2
@ 4 p.m.
Game On!
Come in and enjoy a round of video gaming. Improve Memory and Sustained Attention Skills. Reduce Feelings of Depression and Loneliness. Have Better Balance and Reflexes. Enhance Vision. All of this can be done with just a little gaming.
Wakefield LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, March 2
@ 4 p.m.
Toddler Time/ Story time
Bring your Little Ones for some Storytime, Singing and Dancing.
Wakefield LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Fri, March 3
@ 3 p.m.
Programs in a Box
RoboTakeover
RoboTakeover is a hands on, robotics workshop series for kids! Over the course of this 4-session program, kids will learn the basics of circuits, conductivity, motor-operation, and robot building. we will discuss robots in real life and the different kinds of machines that make our world tick. Workshop series is FREE. Space is capped at 15 children, so please register in advance at the library.
Wakefield LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, March 6
@ 3 p.m.
Lego Mania
Learn basic engineer principles, motion, and team building. Ages 5–12.
Wakefield LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, March 7
@ 11 a.m.
Open Computer Lab
Need some practice on the computer? Open Lab is free computer time to hone your computer skills and it does NOT count against your daily computer appointment. Every Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday from 11am-12pm Please Note: there will be no instructor nor will there be any lesson for this program. It is simply practice time on the computer
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, March 7
@ 3 p.m.
Board Games
Lets play some games that doesn't involve looking at a T.V. screen. Chess, Checkers and other games that require a little more cognitive thinking
Wakefield LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, March 7
@ 4 p.m.
Resume Help for Teens
Are you a teen looking for your first job? Or a teen looking for a new employment opportunities? Get tips on how to create a new resume or spruce up your outdated one. Bring in your last updated resume if applicable. Participants should come with a USB/flash drive or have an email account set up in order to save work.
Wakefield LibraryJob Seekers,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Wed, March 8
@ 11 a.m.
Open Computer Lab
Need some practice on the computer? Open Lab is free computer time to hone your computer skills and it does NOT count against your daily computer appointment. Every Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday from 11am-12pm Please Note: there will be no instructor nor will there be any lesson for this program. It is simply practice time on the computer
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, March 9
@ 11 a.m.
Open Computer Lab
Need some practice on the computer? Open Lab is free computer time to hone your computer skills and it does NOT count against your daily computer appointment. Every Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday from 11am-12pm Please Note: there will be no instructor nor will there be any lesson for this program. It is simply practice time on the computer
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, March 9
@ 3 p.m.
Kids Tech Time
Engage with your peers. Navigate the internet, research, and complete your homework or project with the additional appointment given on the laptop. Registration Required.
Wakefield LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, March 9
@ 4 p.m.
Toddler Time/ Story time
Bring your Little Ones for some Storytime, Singing and Dancing.
Wakefield LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Fri, March 10
@ 3 p.m.
Programs in a Box
RoboTakeover
RoboTakeover is a hands on, robotics workshop series for kids! Over the course of this 4-session program, kids will learn the basics of circuits, conductivity, motor-operation, and robot building. we will discuss robots in real life and the different kinds of machines that make our world tick. Workshop series is FREE. Space is capped at 15 children, so please register in advance at the library.
Wakefield LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sat, March 11
@ 2 p.m.
Afternoon at the Movies
Come and enjoy a feature film with family and friends on the weekend! Enjoy the latest feature films at the Wakefield Library.
Wakefield LibraryFamilies
Mon, March 13
@ 3 p.m.
Art Club
Children get to express themselves through creative art.
Wakefield LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, March 13
@ 4 p.m.
Teen Tech Time
Teens can use the extra computer time to work on homework, do gaming, social media, and/or complete their own personal projects.
Wakefield LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, March 14
@ 11 a.m.
Open Computer Lab
Need some practice on the computer? Open Lab is free computer time to hone your computer skills and it does NOT count against your daily computer appointment. Every Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday from 11am-12pm Please Note: there will be no instructor nor will there be any lesson for this program. It is simply practice time on the computer
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, March 14
@ 3 p.m.
Board Games
Lets play some games that doesn't involve looking at a T.V. screen. Chess, Checkers and other games that require a little more cognitive thinking
Wakefield LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, March 14
@ 4 p.m.
Beautiful Words, Beautiful Writing
Swirls and scrolls come to life as you learn to draw your own calligraphy. Learn about this elegant art form and create your own written treasures. All materials will be provided. Presented by Elinor Holland For ages 13 to 18 years old.
Wakefield LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, March 15
@ 11 a.m.
Open Computer Lab
Need some practice on the computer? Open Lab is free computer time to hone your computer skills and it does NOT count against your daily computer appointment. Every Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday from 11am-12pm Please Note: there will be no instructor nor will there be any lesson for this program. It is simply practice time on the computer
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, March 15
@ 3 p.m.
Kids Crafts
DIY crafts. Feeling creative, join us. Ages 5-12.
Wakefield LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, March 15
@ 4 p.m.
TechConnect
Invent with Makey Makey
Makey Makey is an invention kit for the 21st century. Turn everyday objects into touchpads and combine them with the internet. It's a simple Invention Kit for Beginners and Experts doing art, engineering, and everything inbetween.
Wakefield LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Wed, March 15
@ 4 p.m.
Anime Club at Wakefield
Teens can catch up on their favorite anime shows and get introduced to new ones! Viewings will be held in the Wakefield community room.
Wakefield LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, March 16
@ 11 a.m.
Open Computer Lab
Need some practice on the computer? Open Lab is free computer time to hone your computer skills and it does NOT count against your daily computer appointment. Every Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday from 11am-12pm Please Note: there will be no instructor nor will there be any lesson for this program. It is simply practice time on the computer
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, March 16
@ 3 p.m.
Kids Tech Time
Engage with your peers. Navigate the internet, research, and complete your homework or project with the additional appointment given on the laptop. Registration Required.
Wakefield LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, March 16
@ 4 p.m.
Game On!
Come in and enjoy a round of video gaming. Improve Memory and Sustained Attention Skills. Reduce Feelings of Depression and Loneliness. Have Better Balance and Reflexes. Enhance Vision. All of this can be done with just a little gaming.
Wakefield LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, March 16
@ 4 p.m.
Toddler Time/ Story time
Bring your Little Ones for some Storytime, Singing and Dancing.
Wakefield LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Fri, March 17
@ 3 p.m.
Art Club
Children get to express themselves through creative art.
Wakefield LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
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