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This event is in the "Adults" group.
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Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Tompkins Trust Company Study Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
About this event::
This workshop provides a safe, supportive, and stimulating writing environment, for beginning as well as experienced writers, to share life stories — using the letters of the alphabet as a starting point. Enrollment is limited to 12 participants ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

One-on-One Tech Help

December 9, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Information & Learning Services Department
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: One-on-One Appointments, Technology Class
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: Unlimited
About this event::
Book a librarian for help with digital downloads or computer basics. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Makerspace OPEN HOURS

December 9, 2019
12:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEAM, Makerspace
About this event::
Join us in the Makerspace for self-led open hours! Bring your project, or make something with our available tools and materials. Share ideas with other makers, learn from volunteers and members of the community, and tinker to your heart's content!...

Social Service League Awards Reception

December 9, 2019
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: BorgWarner West
Event Description
Awards event for the Social Service League Foundation's Grant Cycle. The SSL foundation awards grants to nonprofit health and human services agencies to fund small projects with large community impact. Learn more at www.hsctc.org/socialserviceleagu...

SEPTA: Special Education PTA

December 9, 2019
5:30pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: BorgWarner Full
Event Description
This event is a meeting of the ICSD Special Education Parent Teacher Association. Families will gather to discuss issues related to special education. Light refreshments will be provided....
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Panel by Panel Graphic Novel Book Club

December 9, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Tompkins Trust Company Study Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
About this event::
*RESCHEDULED FROM 12/2* Adults are invited to celebrate their love of this diverse and subversive medium. Registration is required, and books will be provided for participants. (Those who have their own copy are welcome to participate as well...
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: BorgWarner East
About this event::
HETP (Hospitality Employment Training Program) This program is open to people 18 years old and up who are unemployed/underemployed and would like to gain the skills and experience needed to be successful in the hospitality industry. Program admi...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Memory Lab One-on-One

December 10, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Local History Study Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Local History, One-on-One Appointments
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
About this event::
Do you have old family photos, film or videos that you would like to convert to a digital format?  Now you can for free at the library!  During this hour long session a librarian will help you use our conversion equipment.  Please reme...
This event is in the "Families" group.
This event is in the "Babies, Toddlers, & Preschoolers" group.

Toddler & Preschool Storytime

December 10, 2019
11:00am - 12:30pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Thaler/Howell Programming Room
Age Group: Families, Babies, Toddlers, & Preschoolers
Program Type: Storytimes
About this event::
Toddlers, preschoolers and their caregivers are invited every Tuesday for early literacy-based stories, songs, finger plays and much more! After storytime, stay for an hour of play and social time. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

One-on-One Tech Help

December 10, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Information & Learning Services Department
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: One-on-One Appointments, Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
About this event::
Book a librarian for help with digital downloads or computer basics. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Sit! Stay! Read!

December 10, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Thaler/Howell Programming Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Classes and Workshops, Other
About this event::
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...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Digital Lab
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Classes and Workshops, Digital Lab, Technology Class
About this event::
Join members of Cornell Tech Consulting for a free workshop discussing internet privacy.  Learn how Google, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram are collecting your data and using it to make a profit.  We'll show how you can protect your inform...

Latino Civic Association

December 10, 2019
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Schwarz Jacobson Meeting Room
About this event::
Monthly Meeting ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Makerspace One-on-One

December 10, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEAM, Makerspace, One-on-One Appointments
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 1
About this event::
What do you want to make? Library Assistant Josh will walk you through using one of our machines. Please see below for options. During these learning experiences, you may experiment with TCPL's raw materials free of cost. If you plan to make mu...

CSH

December 10, 2019
6:15pm - 7:15pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: BorgWarner West
Event Description
monthly board meeting...
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: BorgWarner East
Event Description
We would like to host the film "Artifishal: The Fight to Save Wild Salmon" for the local fly fishing community in the finger lakes region. We are currently working with Patagonia Inc. to get the viewing rights to the film. We used the Borg Warner roo...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Queer Craft Club

December 10, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Makerspace
About this event::
Join other LGBTQIAP+ adults to do arts and crafts, hang out, and have fun. We will provide a simple craft each month for participants to get creative with but feel free to bring whatever project you're working on!  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Digital Lab Open Hours

December 11, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Digital Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Digital Lab, Technology Class
About this event::
Tompkins County Public Library will be offering open lab hours in its digital lab.  Open lab hours will provide an opportunity for patrons to drop in and get help with their basic technology questions.  Patrons will be helped on a first com...

French Homeschool Group

December 11, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Schwarz Jacobson Meeting Room
Event Description
This is an intermediate level French class serving a group of local homeschoolers. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Makerspace OPEN HOURS

December 11, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEAM, Makerspace
About this event::
Join us in the Makerspace for self-led open hours! Bring your project, or make something with our available tools and materials. Share ideas with other makers, learn from volunteers and members of the community, and tinker to your heart's content!...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Website Design Help in the Digital Lab

December 11, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Digital Lab
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Digital Lab, Technology Class
About this event::
Tompkins County Public Library will be offering digital lab open hours, for patrons seeking help with website development.  Join TCPL volunteer technology tutor Woojin Richardson for assistance with your website questions.  Woojin has exper...