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Events & Programs for All Ages

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Adult Program
My Loved One has Alzheimer's ... What's Next?
Gardens Branch
Wed, Dec 03, 2:00 pm

Join Andraya Brennan, from Alzheimer's Care Resource Center, to learn about managing the increasingly complex and shifting landscape of health care for your recently-diagnosed spouse, parent or friend with Alzheimer's disease. Gain insight and knowledge based on Ms. Brennan's experience as a health care administrator and community leader. (60 min.)

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Subcontracting Success for Small Business
Gardens Branch
Mon, Dec 08, 2:00 pm

Learn the basics of subcontracting, including its advantages/disadvantages as well as the responsibilities of being a subcontractor. Presented by Carole Hart from the Small Business Development Center. (60 min.)

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eBook Assistance: One-on-One
Gardens Branch
Wed, Dec 10, 2:30 pm

Call to book time with staff and learn how to borrow eBooks from the library. Bring your compatible eReader, laptop, tablet or mobile device. (60 min.)

Meet the Author: Ellen Brazer
Gardens Branch
Thu, Dec 11, 2:00 pm

Ellen Brazer is an award winning author of historical fiction. Her book "And So It Was Written," which was a Jewish literature best-seller on Amazon, transports the reader to 132 CE when a Third Temple is built and the Ark of the Covenant holding the Ten Commandments is found. (60 min.)

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Consumer Reports Online for Free!
Gardens Branch
Fri, Dec 12, 2:30 pm

Need help with your holiday shopping? Not sure which smart phone, tablet or coffee maker to choose? Our business librarian shows you how to access Consumer Reports by using your library card – it's free and accessible. (60 min.)

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Sunday Cinema
Gardens Branch
Sun, Dec 14, 2:00 pm

­©Lions Gate Films, Inc. (111 min.) PG-13

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eBook Assistance: One-on-One
Gardens Branch
Thu, Dec 18, 10:30 am

Call to book time with staff and learn how to borrow eBooks from the library. Bring your compatible eReader, laptop, tablet or mobile device. (60 min.)

Children's Program
Toddler Dot Art
Gardens Branch
Tue, Dec 02, 10:30 am

Calling all tots to make art with dots! Dress to get messy. Ages 1-2. Limit 20. (45 min.)

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Card Making
Gardens Branch
Fri, Dec 05, 3:30 pm

Get creative and make unique greeting cards to share with family and friends. Ages 6 & up. Limit 20. (45 min.)

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Thumbprint Art
Gardens Branch
Mon, Dec 08, 3:30 pm

Create fun thumbprints using washable stamp pads in a rainbow of colors. Ages 5-7. Limit 20. (45 min.)

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Baby Bells
Gardens Branch
Wed, Dec 10, 11:15 am

Jingle-along with rhymes, songs and movement activities just for babies. Ages 3-12 mos. Limit 20. (30 min.)

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Crochet Club for Children
Gardens Branch
Fri, Dec 12, 3:30 pm

Ongoing crochet club for all skill levels. Bring your hook and favorite yarn, and socialize while learning basic stitches or working on current projects. Ages 9 & up. Limit 10. (60 min.)

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Block Party: LEGO® Bricks in the Library
Gardens Branch
Sat, Dec 20, 10:30 am

Come build, imagine and play with our collection of LEGO® bricks. Ages 4-10. Limit 40. (60 min.)

Teen Program
Unfrosted Notes
Gardens Branch
Wed, Dec 10, 6:00 pm

Rave or trash the current book, graphic novel or manga you're reading and share it while snacking on cookies and hot cocoa. Join your friends or make new ones! Grades 6-12. Limit 15. (90 min.)

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Game On!
Gardens Branch
Mon, Dec 22, 2:00 pm

Card games, Scrabble, Monopoly, other classic board games, along with Mario Cart and other Wii games are waiting for you at our afternoon of friendly competition and tasty snacks. Grades 6-12. Limit 20. (90 min.)

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Teen Matinee
Gardens Branch
Mon, Dec 29, 2:00 pm

©20th Century Fox. (126 min.) Popcorn and other snacks provided. Grades 6-12. PG-13

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