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Adult Program
An Afternoon with The New Yorker Magazine
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Mon, Aug 04, 2:00 pm

Stacie Kiner will facilitate a discussion based on articles in recent issues of The New Yorker magazine. Participants may pick up a copy of the articles starting one week prior to the program. (90 min.)

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Storytelling: I'll Tell You Mine, If You'll Tell Me Yours ...
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Mon, Aug 04, 4:00 pm

Get together with storyteller Glad McLeod and let's have fun sharing our stories. (60 min.)

Poetry Workshop
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, Aug 05, 2:00 pm

Award-winning poet Stacie Kiner critiques and discusses some of the world's finest contemporary and classic poetry. (60 min.)

Knit & Crochet with Project Linus
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Aug 06, 10:30 am

Knit and crochet with expert “blanketeers.” Crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit. (90 min.)

Summer Chess Club
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Aug 06, 1:30 pm

Practice your strategy skills with other players. Basic game knowledge required. (90 min.)

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Poetry Workshop
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, Aug 12, 2:00 pm

Award-winning poet Stacie Kiner critiques and discusses some of the world's finest contemporary and classic poetry. (60 min.)

Knit & Crochet with Project Linus
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Aug 13, 10:30 am

Knit and crochet with expert “blanketeers.” Crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit. (90 min.)

Writers' Workshop
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Aug 13, 2:00 pm

Bring your ideas, questions and written work to this monthly workshop and offer and accept constructive criticism and comments in a relaxed and supportive atmosphere. Limit of 10. (90 min.)

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Poetry Workshop
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, Aug 19, 2:00 pm

Award-winning poet Stacie Kiner critiques and discusses some of the world's finest contemporary and classic poetry. (60 min.)

Knit & Crochet with Project Linus
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Aug 20, 10:30 am

Knit and crochet with expert “blanketeers.” Crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit. (90 min.)

Summer Chess Club
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Aug 20, 1:30 pm

Practice your strategy skills with other players. Basic game knowledge required. (90 min.)

Preregister.
Career Transitions: What Is It & How Will It Organize My Job Search?
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Thu, Aug 21, 2:30 pm

Business Librarian Susan Berger demonstrates how the online career guidance center can assist you through the job-searching process. Creating résumés and cover letters, assessing career interests, finding job listings, and interview preparation are included in this dynamic presentation. (90 min.)

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Poetry Workshop
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, Aug 26, 2:00 pm

Award-winning poet Stacie Kiner critiques and discusses some of the world's finest contemporary and classic poetry. (60 min.)

Knit & Crochet with Project Linus
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Aug 27, 10:30 am

Knit and crochet with expert “blanketeers.” Crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit. (90 min.)

A History of Libraries
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Thu, Aug 28, 2:00 pm

Learn about the history of libraries from the ancient Library of Alexandria to today's digital libraries and makerspaces. The presentation will include videos and an interactive Q&A discussion. (60 min.)

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Children's Program
Clown Week Fun
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, Aug 05, 2:00 pm

Krackerjac Clown Alley will be joining us for some clowning around with face painting, balloon animals and an interactive puppet show. Ages 5 & up. (60 min.)

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Kindergarten, Here I Come!
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Aug 06, 11:00 am

We'll prepare you for your first school adventure with funny stories, silly songs and a lunchbox-type craft. Ages 4-6. (45 min.)

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Crafty Kids Celebrate Enterprise
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, Aug 12, 2:30 pm

On Aug 12, 1977, the Enterprise (the first reusable space vehicle) was launched from a Boeing 747. We'll celebrate this anniversary by making our own 3D paper model of the Enterprise Space Shuttle. Ages 8 & up. (45 min.)

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Lego Movie Party
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Thu, Aug 14, 1:00 pm

©Warner Bros. (100 min.) PG

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National Dog Day
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Mon, Aug 25, 2:00 pm

It's a day to enjoy our furry friends with stories, crafts and songs. Tails (tales) will be wagging at this canine celebration. Ages 2-5. (45 min.)

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Teen Program
Sharpie Tie-Dye Night
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, Aug 12, 6:00 pm

Did you know that you can make beautiful tie-dye garments with just a sharpie and rubbing alcohol? Join up for a last fun summer craft before school kicks in. Bring a plain white t-shirt, pillowcase, socks or whatever you want to tie-dye! Ages 12-17. (60 min.)

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