Upcoming Events

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One-on-One Tech Help

October 26, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
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. ...

Ithaca's Brightest

October 26, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Schwarz Jacobson Meeting Room
Event Description
A meeting of folks that are involved with "Bright Line Eating". A weight loss and maintenance program. ...
This event is in the "Families" group.
This event is in the "Babies, Toddlers, & Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Family Storytime

October 26, 2019
11:00am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Thaler/Howell Programming Room
Age Group: Families, Babies, Toddlers, & Preschoolers, Kids
Program Type: Storytimes
About this event::
Children of all ages and their caregivers are invited to celebrate reading and build their early literacy skills at Family Storytime. We meet each Saturday for stories, songs and hands-on fun. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Fantasy Photo Booth/Selfie Booth

October 26, 2019
11:00am - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Library - Public Area and Stacks
Age Group: Adults, Kids, Teens
Program Type: Other
About this event::
As part of Wizarding Weekend, we will have a photo booth. Channel your inner spirit with the props. A photographer will be available to take photos from 11am to 1pm. The other times, feel free to take a selfie. This event will be near the Adult...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

TCPL ROBOTICS CLUB: Autonomous Wrestling Robots

October 26, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Makerspace
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
About this event::
3! 2! 1! GO! Learn basic robotics with TCPL Robotics Club. With this bi-weekly program youth ages 7-12 will be challenged to create the ultimate autonomous wrestling robot! Participants will be introduced to code, circuits, and phys...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Charm Button Making

October 26, 2019
12:30pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Information & Learning Services Department
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
About this event::
This event is part of Wizarding Weekend and will be near the Adult Reference Desk. Come make a charm button to ward off evil. You will be able to choose an image from the various options and make a button to put on your totebag or jacket. Supplies...

Pinney Filming

October 26, 2019
12:30pm - 4:30pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Schwarz Jacobson Meeting Room
This event is in the "Kids" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Thaler/Howell Programming Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Classes and Workshops
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 2
About this event::
Explore the secrets of the library in this two-part writing workshop for ages 8-11 given by author Anne Mazer. Bring a notebook, a favorite pen, your curiosity and imagination. Register for one or both sessions. ...
This event is in the "Babies, Toddlers, & Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

LEGO at the Library

October 26, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Thaler/Howell Programming Room
Age Group: Babies, Toddlers, & Preschoolers, Kids
Program Type: Other
About this event::
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...

Library Open

October 27, 2019
1:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Library - Public Area and Stacks

Pinney Filming

October 27, 2019
1:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Schwarz Jacobson Meeting Room
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Baubles and Charms with Professor Altucher

October 27, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Classes and Workshops, Makerspace
About this event::
Adult witches and wizards are invited to attend Baubles and Charms class at the TCPL Makerspace. At this jewelry workshop, Professor Altucher will show how to create beaded pendants, bracelets and earrings. The powers you instill in them are up to yo...

Ithaca Democratic Socialists/America

October 27, 2019
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: BorgWarner West
About this event::
The Ithaca chapter of the Democratic Socialists of America will hold our monthly meeting to discuss ongoing projects, organizing efforts, and educational opportunities. This meeting is open to all. Learn more about the organization at dsausa.org. ...
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: BorgWarner West
Event Description
This is part two of our Compassionate Care for Marginalized Populations workshop There is often a disconnect between how we deliver compassionate care and how our culture affects unconscious beliefs and behaviors. The impact of the disconnect can ...

UWTC

October 28, 2019
11:30am - 2:00pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: BorgWarner East
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Makerspace OPEN HOURS

October 28, 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!...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

One-on-One Tech Help

October 28, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
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 "Teens" group.

Costume Couture

October 28, 2019
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Makerspace
About this event::
Teens ages 13 and up are invited to this drop-in weekly Makerspace session with a focus on creating costumes, cosplay, accessories, props, and wearable garments of all types! No previous experience is necessary! ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adobe Photoshop 101

October 28, 2019
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Digital Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes and Workshops, Digital Lab, Technology Class
About this event::
Join graphic designer Annie Aldag to learn the basics of Adobe Photoshop.  Annie will assist you in creating your own Dada-inspired photo montage using Photoshop. The ultimate goal is to go over the basic/essential tools in Photoshop while hav...
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: BorgWarner Full
About this event::
Learn techniques on how to share stories and who to share them with to maximize the impact of your not for profit organization.  Fee is $80 and includes light refreshments.  Visit www.hsctc.org/workshops for details. ...
This event is in the "Families" group.
This event is in the "Babies, Toddlers, & Preschoolers" group.

Toddler & Preschool Storytime

October 29, 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. ...

Suicide Prevention Coalition

October 29, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: BorgWarner East
Event Description
A gathering for members of the Suicide Prevention Coalition of Tompkins County. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

One-on-One Tech Help

October 29, 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!

October 29, 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...

Young Entrepreneurs

October 29, 2019
4:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Schwarz Jacobson Meeting Room
Event Description
Led by Alternatives FCU and designed for people ages 16-24, this workshop provides an introduction to anyone interested in exploring business ownership as a career path. Topics include: feasibility, breaking even, business plans and getting started. ...