Events Calendar

Event Type
Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Monday, July 30th, 2018

Comics Camp for Kids!

9:30am - 10:30am
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Ages: Kids (5-12)
Program Type: Classes and Workshops
Description:
Local comic book artist Ten Van Winkle will lead a comics workshop for children ages 8-12. This camp will be held weekdays, July 30 - August 10. Registration is not required; drop in for any part of the two week series. ...
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Thaler/Howell Programming Room
Ages: Babies, Toddlers, & Preschoolers (0-4), Kids (5-12)
Program Type: Classes and Workshops
Description:
Children aged 3-6 are invited to celebrate summer by creating their own masterpieces at this drop-in program.  Stop by anytime to join in! ...

3-D Printing Lab

6:30pm - 8:00pm
Required
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Ages: Adults
Program Type: STEAM, Classes and Workshops, Makerspace
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Description:
Join us in our new makerspace for 3-D printing lab, where participants can bring in their 3D model files and bring them to life using one of our state-of-the-art 3D printers. Participants should bring their files (.STL or .OBJ) on a flashdriv...

Tuesday, July 31st, 2018

Comics Camp for Kids!

9:30am - 10:30am
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Ages: Kids (5-12)
Program Type: Classes and Workshops
Description:
Local comic book artist Ten Van Winkle will lead a comics workshop for children ages 8-12. This camp will be held weekdays, July 30 - August 10. Registration is not required; drop in for any part of the two week series. ...

Sit! Stay! Read!

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Thaler/Howell Programming Room
Ages: Kids (5-12)
Program Type: Classes and Workshops
Description:
Children are invited to practice their reading skills by sharing a story with a truly non-judgmental listener -- a dog! Reading sessions will be held Tuesdays from 3-4 p.m. Children who attend 6 sessions will earn a FREE book of their choice! Co-s...

Wednesday, August 1st, 2018

Comics Camp for Kids!

9:30am - 10:30am
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Ages: Kids (5-12)
Program Type: Classes and Workshops
Description:
Local comic book artist Ten Van Winkle will lead a comics workshop for children ages 8-12. This camp will be held weekdays, July 30 - August 10. Registration is not required; drop in for any part of the two week series. ...
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Tompkins Trust Company Study Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Classes and Workshops
Description:
Facilitated by psychotherapist and Certified Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Teacher Anna Salamone, RN, LCSW, these sessions will encourage participants to shift out of "automatic pilot" mode and observe the workings of the mind, body, a...

Teen Writing Workshop

1:30pm - 3:00pm
Required
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Thaler/Howell Programming Room
Ages: Teens (13-17)
Program Type: Poetry, Classes and Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
Craft a meaningful life and shape your future through poetry and creative writing! Dr. Regenspan will inspire writers by sharing and analyzing a poem or paragraph from contemporary fiction to determine how the author accomplished their work of art. P...

Thursday, August 2nd, 2018

Comics Camp for Kids!

9:30am - 10:30am
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Ages: Kids (5-12)
Program Type: Classes and Workshops
Description:
Local comic book artist Ten Van Winkle will lead a comics workshop for children ages 8-12. This camp will be held weekdays, July 30 - August 10. Registration is not required; drop in for any part of the two week series. ...
Required
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Thaler/Howell Programming Room
Ages: Families, Babies, Toddlers, & Preschoolers (0-4), Kids (5-12)
Program Type: Classes and Workshops
Registration Required
Description:
Children and families are invited to creative dance workshop with local instructor Amanda Moretti! Participants will learn basic steps, balancing techniques, and whole body expression. People of all abilities are encouraged to join in the fun. Thi...

Henna with Nuala

4:00pm - 6:00pm
Required
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Ages: Adults, Teens (13-17)
Program Type: STEAM, Classes and Workshops, Makerspace
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Description:
Join local teen Nuala for a henna workshop! Learn how to draw beautiful designs, and how to apply henna to the hands or feet. Henna is a paste created from powdered dry leaves of the henna plant, to create temporary tattoos that stain the skin a rich...

Friday, August 3rd, 2018

Comics Camp for Kids!

9:30am - 10:30am
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Ages: Kids (5-12)
Program Type: Classes and Workshops
Description:
Local comic book artist Ten Van Winkle will lead a comics workshop for children ages 8-12. This camp will be held weekdays, July 30 - August 10. Registration is not required; drop in for any part of the two week series. ...
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Digital Lab
Ages: Teens (13-17)
Program Type: Classes and Workshops
Description:
Local comic book artist Ten Van Winkle will be on site in the Digital Lab each week to help you create your own comics. Learn how to use the skills you already have to tell stories with art. Attendance at all classes is not required but each week par...

Monday, August 6th, 2018

Comics Camp for Kids!

9:30am - 10:30am
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Ages: Kids (5-12)
Program Type: Classes and Workshops
Description:
Local comic book artist Ten Van Winkle will lead a comics workshop for children ages 8-12. This camp will be held weekdays, July 30 - August 10. Registration is not required; drop in for any part of the two week series. ...

Tuesday, August 7th, 2018

Comics Camp for Kids!

9:30am - 10:30am
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Ages: Kids (5-12)
Program Type: Classes and Workshops
Description:
Local comic book artist Ten Van Winkle will lead a comics workshop for children ages 8-12. This camp will be held weekdays, July 30 - August 10. Registration is not required; drop in for any part of the two week series. ...

Sit! Stay! Read!

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Thaler/Howell Programming Room
Ages: Kids (5-12)
Program Type: Classes and Workshops
Description:
Children are invited to practice their reading skills by sharing a story with a truly non-judgmental listener -- a dog! Reading sessions will be held Tuesdays from 3-4 p.m. Children who attend 6 sessions will earn a FREE book of their choice! Co-s...
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: BorgWarner Full
Ages: Adults, Teens (13-17)
Program Type: Classes and Workshops
Description:
Police Officers present the data and dangers of Distracted Driving. This is a library-sponsored event. ...

Wednesday, August 8th, 2018

Comics Camp for Kids!

9:30am - 10:30am
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Ages: Kids (5-12)
Program Type: Classes and Workshops
Description:
Local comic book artist Ten Van Winkle will lead a comics workshop for children ages 8-12. This camp will be held weekdays, July 30 - August 10. Registration is not required; drop in for any part of the two week series. ...
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Tompkins Trust Company Study Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Classes and Workshops
Description:
Facilitated by psychotherapist and Certified Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Teacher Anna Salamone, RN, LCSW, these sessions will encourage participants to shift out of "automatic pilot" mode and observe the workings of the mind, body, a...

Teen Writing Workshop

1:30pm - 3:00pm
Required
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Thaler/Howell Programming Room
Ages: Teens (13-17)
Program Type: Poetry, Classes and Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
Craft a meaningful life and shape your future through poetry and creative writing! Dr. Regenspan will inspire writers by sharing and analyzing a poem or paragraph from contemporary fiction to determine how the author accomplished their work of art. P...

Thursday, August 9th, 2018

Comics Camp for Kids!

9:30am - 10:30am
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Ages: Kids (5-12)
Program Type: Classes and Workshops
Description:
Local comic book artist Ten Van Winkle will lead a comics workshop for children ages 8-12. This camp will be held weekdays, July 30 - August 10. Registration is not required; drop in for any part of the two week series. ...
Required
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Thaler/Howell Programming Room
Ages: Families, Babies, Toddlers, & Preschoolers (0-4), Kids (5-12)
Program Type: Classes and Workshops
Registration Required
Description:
Children and families are invited to creative dance workshop with local instructor Amanda Moretti! Participants will learn basic steps, balancing techniques, and whole body expression. People of all abilities are encouraged to join in the fun. Thi...
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Ages: Adults
Program Type: STEAM, Classes and Workshops, Makerspace
Description:
Stop by the Makerspace to see what artist Laura Rowley is up to! Complete a 10 minute project using the featured tool for the day, a silk screen! Bring a blank T-shirt or tote, or print on our scrap fabric and make a banner or patch. After you comple...

Friday, August 10th, 2018

Comics Camp for Kids!

9:30am - 10:30am
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Ages: Kids (5-12)
Program Type: Classes and Workshops
Description:
Local comic book artist Ten Van Winkle will lead a comics workshop for children ages 8-12. This camp will be held weekdays, July 30 - August 10. Registration is not required; drop in for any part of the two week series. ...
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: BorgWarner Full
Ages: Families, Kids (5-12)
Program Type: Classes and Workshops, Community Groups, Lectures
Description:
Join the Tompkins County Health Department's staff at this library co-sponsored community education session around tick identification and habitat, safety measures to take for protection, proper removal of ticks, and when to call your provider. ...
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Digital Lab
Ages: Teens (13-17)
Program Type: Classes and Workshops
Description:
Local comic book artist Ten Van Winkle will be on site in the Digital Lab each week to help you create your own comics. Learn how to use the skills you already have to tell stories with art. Attendance at all classes is not required but each week par...

Monday, August 13th, 2018

Required
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Thaler/Howell Programming Room
Ages: Kids (5-12)
Program Type: Classes and Workshops
Registration Required
Description:
Kids ages 8 - 12 are invited on a Mythological Writing Adventure with Troye Platt. Sink into the world of Greek Mythology and create your own stories! This week-long writing camp will include short dramatic exercises. ...

3-D Printing Lab

6:30pm - 8:00pm
Required
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Ages: Adults
Program Type: STEAM, Classes and Workshops, Makerspace
Registration Required
Description:
Join us in our new makerspace for 3-D printing lab, where participants can bring in their 3D model files and bring them to life using one of our state-of-the-art 3D printers. Participants should bring their files (.STL or .OBJ) on a flashdriv...

Tuesday, August 14th, 2018

Required
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Ages: Kids (5-12)
Program Type: Classes and Workshops
Registration Required
Description:
Kids ages 8 - 12 are invited on a Mythological Writing Adventure with Troye Platt. Sink into the world of Greek Mythology and create your own stories! This week-long writing camp will include short dramatic exercises. ...

Sit! Stay! Read!

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Thaler/Howell Programming Room
Ages: Kids (5-12)
Program Type: Classes and Workshops
Description:
Children are invited to practice their reading skills by sharing a story with a truly non-judgmental listener -- a dog! Reading sessions will be held Tuesdays from 3-4 p.m. Children who attend 6 sessions will earn a FREE book of their choice! Co-s...

Wednesday, August 15th, 2018

Required
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Thaler/Howell Programming Room
Ages: Kids (5-12)
Program Type: Classes and Workshops
Registration Required
Description:
Kids ages 8 - 12 are invited on a Mythological Writing Adventure with Troye Platt. Sink into the world of Greek Mythology and create your own stories! This week-long writing camp will include short dramatic exercises. ...
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Tompkins Trust Company Study Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Classes and Workshops
Description:
Facilitated by psychotherapist and Certified Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Teacher Anna Salamone, RN, LCSW, these sessions will encourage participants to shift out of "automatic pilot" mode and observe the workings of the mind, body, a...

Teen Writing Workshop

1:30pm - 3:00pm
Required
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Thaler/Howell Programming Room
Ages: Teens (13-17)
Program Type: Poetry, Classes and Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
Craft a meaningful life and shape your future through poetry and creative writing! Dr. Regenspan will inspire writers by sharing and analyzing a poem or paragraph from contemporary fiction to determine how the author accomplished their work of art. P...

Thursday, August 16th, 2018

Required
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Thaler/Howell Programming Room
Ages: Kids (5-12)
Program Type: Classes and Workshops
Registration Required
Description:
Kids ages 8 - 12 are invited on a Mythological Writing Adventure with Troye Platt. Sink into the world of Greek Mythology and create your own stories! This week-long writing camp will include short dramatic exercises. ...

Friday, August 17th, 2018

Required
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Ages: Kids (5-12)
Program Type: Classes and Workshops
Registration Required
Description:
Kids ages 8 - 12 are invited on a Mythological Writing Adventure with Troye Platt. Sink into the world of Greek Mythology and create your own stories! This week-long writing camp will include short dramatic exercises. ...
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Digital Lab
Ages: Teens (13-17)
Program Type: Classes and Workshops
Description:
Local comic book artist Ten Van Winkle will be on site in the Digital Lab each week to help you create your own comics. Learn how to use the skills you already have to tell stories with art. Attendance at all classes is not required but each week par...

Tuesday, August 21st, 2018

Sit! Stay! Read!

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Thaler/Howell Programming Room
Ages: Kids (5-12)
Program Type: Classes and Workshops
Description:
Children are invited to practice their reading skills by sharing a story with a truly non-judgmental listener -- a dog! Reading sessions will be held Tuesdays from 3-4 p.m. Children who attend 6 sessions will earn a FREE book of their choice! Co-s...

Wednesday, August 22nd, 2018

Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Tompkins Trust Company Study Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Classes and Workshops
Description:
Facilitated by psychotherapist and Certified Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Teacher Anna Salamone, RN, LCSW, these sessions will encourage participants to shift out of "automatic pilot" mode and observe the workings of the mind, body, a...

Teen Writing Workshop

1:30pm - 3:00pm
Required
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Thaler/Howell Programming Room
Ages: Teens (13-17)
Program Type: Poetry, Classes and Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
Craft a meaningful life and shape your future through poetry and creative writing! Dr. Regenspan will inspire writers by sharing and analyzing a poem or paragraph from contemporary fiction to determine how the author accomplished their work of art. P...

Thursday, August 23rd, 2018

Required
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Digital Lab
Ages: Adults, Teens (13-17)
Program Type: STEAM, Classes and Workshops, Digital Lab
Registration Required
Description:
Join TCPL volunteer Birch in our digital lab to learn how to use Lego Digital Designer.  LDD is a software program that allows users to create models using virtual LEGO bricks.  The program features a palette of bricks and pieces in differe...

Friday, August 24th, 2018

Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Digital Lab
Ages: Teens (13-17)
Program Type: Classes and Workshops
Description:
Local comic book artist Ten Van Winkle will be on site in the Digital Lab each week to help you create your own comics. Learn how to use the skills you already have to tell stories with art. Attendance at all classes is not required but each week par...

Monday, August 27th, 2018

3-D Printing Lab

6:30pm - 8:00pm
Required
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Ages: Adults
Program Type: STEAM, Classes and Workshops, Makerspace
Registration Required
Description:
Join us in our new makerspace for 3-D printing lab, where participants can bring in their 3D model files and bring them to life using one of our state-of-the-art 3D printers. Participants should bring their files (.STL or .OBJ) on a flashdriv...

Tuesday, August 28th, 2018

Sit! Stay! Read!

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Thaler/Howell Programming Room
Ages: Kids (5-12)
Program Type: Classes and Workshops
Description:
Children are invited to practice their reading skills by sharing a story with a truly non-judgmental listener -- a dog! Reading sessions will be held Tuesdays from 3-4 p.m. Children who attend 6 sessions will earn a FREE book of their choice! Co-s...
Required
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Ages: Adults
Program Type: STEAM, Classes and Workshops, Makerspace
Registration Required
Description:
Join José Buenaventura González Gutiérrez, master weaver and textile artist, for a beginner's lesson on tapestry weaving. Learn about the history and culture of weaving, and try your own hand at some tapestry techniques! Space is limited and regi...

Wednesday, August 29th, 2018

Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Tompkins Trust Company Study Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Classes and Workshops
Description:
Facilitated by psychotherapist and Certified Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Teacher Anna Salamone, RN, LCSW, these sessions will encourage participants to shift out of "automatic pilot" mode and observe the workings of the mind, body, a...

Friday, August 31st, 2018

Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Digital Lab
Ages: Teens (13-17)
Program Type: Classes and Workshops
Description:
Local comic book artist Ten Van Winkle will be on site in the Digital Lab each week to help you create your own comics. Learn how to use the skills you already have to tell stories with art. Attendance at all classes is not required but each week par...