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May 2019

Thursday, May 23

Adult ESL/Literacy Conversation Club

Adults
1:00 pm

Practice English Conversation with others and improve your English speaking skills. Meet new friends, find study partners, and just have fun. Meets in Study Room #2, 2nd Floor.<br /><br />These sessions will meet weekly on Tuesday afternoons, 1-2pm in Study Room 2.<br /><br />Dates and location are subject to change. Feel free to drop in whenever you are available. All are welcome.

Youth Intro to CAD (Grades 3-5)

Kids
4:00 pm
Interactive Classroom

In this class we will use Tinkercad to learn basic computer aided design skills and design 3D objects. This class is for kids who have little to no CAD experience.

Friday, May 24

Chair Yoga

Adults
9:30 am
Pollak Room AB

Due to high demand, we offer TWO yoga sessions. Attend either the 9:30 am session or the 11:00 am session. Space in each session is limited to the first 64 people. <p></p><br />Yoga instructor Olga Rudiak leads a series of yoga sessions for improved physical strength, relaxation and mental clarity. Exercises are done in a chair or standing not on the floor.

Chair Yoga

Adults
11:00 am
Pollak Room AB

Due to high demand, we offer TWO yoga sessions. Attend either the 9:30 am session or the 11:00 am session. Space in each session is limited to the first 64 people. <p></p><br />Yoga instructor Olga Rudiak leads a series of yoga sessions for improved physical strength, relaxation and mental clarity. Exercises are done in a chair or standing not on the floor.

Saturday, May 25

Our Building's 50th Anniversary Celebration

Kids
Teens
Adults
10:00 am
Lobby

On May 25, 1969, we moved into our current building on Cedar Lane, and we have a lot to celebrate! Stop by the lobby for a tasty treat and to look at some photos and articles from our history, and to share some memories with us. The celebration will also be repeated at 2:00pm.

Family STEM Explorers (Drop in, All Ages)

Kids
10:30 am
Youth Services Activity Room

Want to explore something new together? This class for children and their caregivers will explore fun science, technology, engineering, and math while building real world skills together.

Saturday Youth film: Lego Movie 2: The Second Part

Kids
Teens
10:30 am
Auditorium

It's been five years since everything was awesome and the citizens are facing a huge new threat: Lego Duplo invaders from outer space, wrecking everything faster than they can rebuild.

2018
Rated PG
130 minutes
PRESENTED IN DCP
10:30am and 2pm

Saturday Youth Film: Lego Movie 2: The Second Part

Kids
Teens
2:00 pm
Auditorium

It's been five years since everything was awesome and the citizens are facing a huge new threat: Lego Duplo invaders from outer space, wrecking everything faster than they can rebuild.

2018
Rated PG
130 minutes
PRESENTED IN DCP
10:30am and 2pm

Our Building's 50th Anniversary Celebration

Kids
Teens
Adults
2:00 pm
Lobby

On May 25, 1969, we moved into our current building on Cedar Lane, and we have a lot to celebrate! Stop by the lobby for a tasty treat and to look at some photos and articles from our history, and to share some memories with us. We'll celebrate at 10:00am and 2:00pm.

Sunday, May 26

Globe Trotters (Grades K-3)

Kids
2:00 pm
Youth Services Activity Room

Have fun exploring the world through books, games, crafts and maps. Each session we visit a different country.<br /><br />

Monday, May 27

Tuesday, May 28

Tech Tuesdays

Adults
3:00 pm
2nd Floor, Reference Area

Drop by and get help using eBooks, eAudiobooks, digital magazines, HOOPLA, and your portable device. Bring your device and any user IDs and passwords (Apple ID/password or Amazon account information). No sign up required. <strong>Find us on the 2nd floor across from the Reference Desk.</strong>

Teen Advisory Board (Grades 6-12)

Teens
5:00 pm
Pollak Room AB

Want a way to get service hours, make friends, and eat pizza? Look no further than the Teen Advisory Board! Help us plan teen programming, decorate the loft, and complete service projects. We meet in the Pollak Room on the second Tuesday of nearly every month for an hour. Attendance at every meeting is not required, but we do hope you come to as many as you can!

TAB dates for 2018-19
September 11
October 9
November 6
December 11
February 12
March 12
May 28

Excel Formulas & Functions

Adults
6:30 pm
Interactive Classroom

Tired of looking for your calculator? Learn how to use Excel formulas and functions, apply absolute references, and explore conditional formatting.

Pajama Stories (Families)

Kids
6:30 pm
Story Corner

Put on your coziest pajamas and join us for a half hour of stories and fun!<br />

Wednesday, May 29

Oakton Literacy Class (Afternoon)

Adults
12:30 pm
Interactive Classroom

Meet with teachers from Oakton Community College for Adult Literacy classes. Classes are open to both native and non-native speakers of English. Regular class schedule will be Monday and Wednesday afternoons from 12:30PM - 3:30PM<br /><br />REGISTRATION - Monday, January 7th and Wednesday, January 9th<br />Classes begin - Wednesday, January 16th<br />Final class - Monday, May 20th<br /><br />NOTE: Classes will NOT meet on 1/21, 2/18, 3/18 and 3/20.

Oakton Literacy Class (Evening)

Adults
6:00 pm
Youth Services Activity Room

Meet with teachers from Oakton Community College for Adult Literacy classes. Classes are open to both native and non-native speakers of English. Regular class schedule will be Monday and Wednesday evenings from 6:00PM - 8:45PM

REGISTRATION - Monday, January 7th and Wednesday, January 9th
Classes begin - Wednesday, January 16th
Final class - Monday, May 20th

NOTE: Classes will NOT meet on 1/21, 2/18, 3/18 and 3/20.

Chess Club

Adults
7:00 pm
Pollak Room B

Join our weekly chess club and meet like-minded enthusiasts. Already on a chess team? Stop by and show us what you've got. For all skill levels. Chess sets and clocks will be provided.

Spanish Conversation Class

Adults
Teens
7:00 pm
Interactive Classroom

Have you learned some Spanish but don’t have a way to practice or improve your skills? Are you interested in building your vocabulary? Practice your Spanish in a 4 week conversation class where we will speak about everyday topics. Gain experience in speaking and listening to others. Some Spanish knowledge is required. Si puedes leer esto puedes asistir a la clase.

Thursday, May 30

Adult ESL/Literacy Conversation Club

Adults
1:00 pm

Practice English Conversation with others and improve your English speaking skills. Meet new friends, find study partners, and just have fun. Meets in Study Room #2, 2nd Floor.<br /><br />These sessions will meet weekly on Tuesday afternoons, 1-2pm in Study Room 2.<br /><br />Dates and location are subject to change. Feel free to drop in whenever you are available. All are welcome.

CinemaSpeak

Adults
7:00 pm
Interactive Classroom

Watch at home. Talk at library.<br /><br />Please join us for a lively discussion of the film Love is Strange (2014).

A Book Launch Celebration with Susanna Calkins & Victoria Thompson

Adults
7:00 pm
Pollak Room AB

Susanna Calkins, the award-winning author of the Lucy Campion Mysteries, and Victoria Thompson, the bestselling author of twenty historical romances, celebrate the release of their new books with a conversation and Q&A.
Books will be available to purchase courtesy of the Book Bin.

Friday, May 31

Chair Yoga

Adults
9:30 am
Pollak Room AB

Due to high demand, we offer TWO yoga sessions. Attend either the 9:30 am session or the 11:00 am session. Space in each session is limited to the first 64 people. <p></p><br />Yoga instructor Olga Rudiak leads a series of yoga sessions for improved physical strength, relaxation and mental clarity. Exercises are done in a chair or standing not on the floor.

Chair Yoga

Adults
11:00 am
Pollak Room AB

Due to high demand, we offer TWO yoga sessions. Attend either the 9:30 am session or the 11:00 am session. Space in each session is limited to the first 64 people.

Yoga instructor Olga Rudiak leads a series of yoga sessions for improved physical strength, relaxation and mental clarity. Exercises are done in a chair or standing not on the floor.

Books and Bites: Teen Book Discussion (Grades 6-12)

Teens
Kids
5:00 pm
Youth Services Activity Room

Enjoy your choice of drink and discuss the month’s book at the library. The first 7 registered teens to check in at the Youth Services desk get a free copy of the book.<br /><br />Wires and Nerve by Marissa Meyer<br />Heads up: This book is recommended for grades 7 and up.<br /><br />When rogue packs of wolf-hybrid soldiers threaten the tenuous peace alliance between Earth and Luna, android Iko takes it upon herself to hunt down the soldiers' leader.

May 2019