Upcoming Events

Event Type

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Age
Program Type
Library Branch
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Universal Design Workshop/ Panel Discussion

June 19, 2018
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: BorgWarner Full
Description
A panel discussion featuring local experts sharing tools and perspectives on universal design and visitability to allow individuals to live and age in their homes with optimal accessability across the lifespan. This workshop is sponsored by the Tomp...

Sit! Stay! Read!

June 19, 2018
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...

One-on-One Tech Help

June 19, 2018
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Registration
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Information & Learning Services Department
Ages: Adults
Program Type: One-on-One Appointments, Technology Class
Registration Required
Description:
Book a librarian for help with digital downloads or computer basics. ...
Registration
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Tompkins Trust Company Study Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Classes and Workshops
Registration Required
Description:
Join us for a 8 week Memoir Writing Workshop for adults ages 65 and up.  Paige Eve Chant, creative writing teacher and TCPL intern will be facilitating this workshop. Participants will be exploring memories and life experiences through the art o...
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: BorgWarner West
Description
A knitting, crochet, spinning, and general fiber craft gathering/circle (a.k.a. knit night). The evening will start off with a talk by Nikki Addicott of Wine Country and Cabin View Alpacas. She'll tell us about her life as a shepherdess and will also...
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Digital Lab
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Classes and Workshops, Digital Lab
Description:
Interested in becoming a U.S. citizen? An important part of preparing for the citizenship exam is being familiar with 100 Civics questions on American government, history, geography and holidays. We are here to help you study!   The Commun...

Tompkins County DSS

June 20, 2018
10:00am - 11:30am
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: BorgWarner East
Description:
Tompkins County Coordinated Transportation Plan Meeting ...

One-on-One Tech Help

June 20, 2018
11:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Information & Learning Services Department
Ages: Adults
Program Type: One-on-One Appointments, Technology Class
Registration Required
Description:
Book a librarian for help with digital downloads or computer basics. ...

Mending and Sewing with Micky!

June 20, 2018
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Ages: Adults
Program Type: STEAM, Classes and Workshops, Makerspace
Description:
Join volunteer Micky C. for this drop-in sewing workshop! Micky will be on hand to get you started using our heavy duty sewing machines and learning hand sewing basics. Micky can help you hem pants or skirts, sew on buttons, and do basic repairs. ...

One-on-One Tech Help

June 21, 2018
11:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Information & Learning Services Department
Ages: Adults
Program Type: One-on-One Appointments, Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Description:
Book a librarian for help with digital downloads or computer basics. ...

Next Chapter Book Club

June 21, 2018
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Tompkins Trust Company Study Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Description:
Next Chapter Book Club provides the opportunity for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities to read, learn and make friends in a community setting. It is not a traditional book club where groups read books on their own time and gather...

Pressed Flower Workshop with Sarah Gotowka

June 21, 2018
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Ages: Adults
Program Type: STEAM, Classes and Workshops, Makerspace
Registration Required
Description:
Join local fiber artist Sarah Gotowka to learn how to press and print with real flowers. Spend time learning about this art form, and pressing flowers yourself into a beautiful piece of art. Space is limited, and online registration is required. T...
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: BorgWarner East
Description
A workshop to discover the fundraising and marketing methods and opportunities which will significantly boost organizational growth and success. Learn how to: - Leverage board members' professional expertise and personal strengths to excel in, an...

Summer Baby Storytime

June 22, 2018
10:30am - 12:00pm
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Thaler/Howell Programming Room
Ages: Babies, Toddlers, & Preschoolers (0-4)
Program Type: Storytimes
Description:
Caregivers and newborns up to 24 months are invited for music, rhymes, movement and books. After storytime, stay for an hour of play and social time. ...

Comic Creation Workshop Series

June 22, 2018
4:00pm - 5:30pm
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...

Adult Board Game Club

June 23, 2018
9:00am - 10:00am
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Tompkins Trust Company Study Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Community Groups, Meetings
Description:
Adults are invited to join our weekly board game club! Bring a favorite game or play one that's on hand. ...

One-on-One Tech Help

June 23, 2018
10:00am - 11:00am
Registration
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Information & Learning Services Department
Ages: Adults
Program Type: One-on-One Appointments, Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Description:
Book a librarian for help with digital downloads or computer basics. ...

Summer Family Storytime

June 23, 2018
11:00am - 11:30am
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Thaler/Howell Programming Room
Ages: Families, Babies, Toddlers, & Preschoolers (0-4)
Program Type: Storytimes
Description:
Children of all ages and their caregivers are invited to celebrate reading and build their early-literacy skills at Summer Family Storytime. We meet each Saturday for stories, songs and family fun. ...

Dungeons & Dragons Meetup Group

June 23, 2018
12:00pm - 4:00pm
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Time Warner Cable Study Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Community Groups, Meetings
Description:
This weekly group is intended for adults interested in playing Dungeons & Dragons who have RSVPed to rachel.e.hadley@gmail.com. Minors are welcome to attend with a parent or guardian. Contact Rachel for more information or to reserve a spot. ...
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: BorgWarner Full
Ages: Families, Babies, Toddlers, & Preschoolers (0-4), Kids (5-12)
Program Type: Other
Description:
Join David Moreland the Magician for this high-energy, 45-minute show packed with music, magic, comedy, puppetry, and several routines featuring members of the audience. Stick around after the show for Moreland’s 15-minute magic workshop. In it, you’...

LEGO at the Library

June 23, 2018
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Thaler/Howell Programming Room
Ages: Babies, Toddlers, & Preschoolers (0-4), Kids (5-12)
Program Type: Other
Description:
Children are invited to attend this weekly LEGO® brick building program. 'LEGO at the Library' encourages children to use their imaginations or LEGO books from the TCPL collection to create their own LEGO art! The Library will provide LEGO bricks, an...