Upcoming Events

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Makerspace OPEN HOURS

September 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!...

TCPL Foundation

September 9, 2019
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: BorgWarner East
About this event::
TCPL Foundation Monthly Board Meeting ...

Ithaca Extended Reality Meetup: First meeting

September 9, 2019
5:45pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: BorgWarner East
Event Description
This will be the first meeting of the Ithaca Extended Reality Meetup, an organization whose goal is to connect, educate, and inspire members of the broader Ithaca community interested in Virtual, Mixed, and Augmented Reality (under the umbrella term ...

Panel by Panel Graphic Novel Book Club

September 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
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
About this event::
Adults are invited to celebrate their love of this diverse and subversive medium. Registration is required, and books will be provided for participants. This month, we will be reading They Called Us Enemy by George Takei:  A st...

SCBWI Shop Talk

September 9, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: BorgWarner West
Event Description
Our monthly Shop Talks provide the opportunity to meet up with other children's writers and illustrators in our area. September topic: Critique groups and manuscript critique It’s a new year – what are you working on? This meeting is your chance to...
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: BorgWarner Full
About this event::
This interactive workshop is intended for supervisors and managers. It provides valuable and practical knowledge about the supervisor/manager role and legal responsibility in managing sexual harassment and prevention in the workplace. The workshop a...

Getting Started with Microsoft PowerPoint

September 10, 2019
2:30pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Digital Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes and Workshops, Digital Lab, Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
About this event::
Join instructional designer Lauren Haas-Sulzer to learn the basics of Microsoft's PowerPoint presentation software.  Patrons in attendance will learn how to create a new slideshow, add text and images to their slides, and how to use diffe...

Sit! Stay! Read!

September 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...

One-on-One Tech Help

September 10, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
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. ...

Latino Civic Association

September 10, 2019
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Schwarz Jacobson Meeting Room
About this event::
Monthly Meeting ...

Land Access Community Potluck

September 10, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: BorgWarner Full
Event Description
This is a gathering and dinner for people interested in issues related to land access, reparations and reconciliation. There is a Land R&R Working Group that is organizing this event: https://www.flxlandreconciliation.com/...

Queer Craft Club

September 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!  ...

HSC Forum

September 11, 2019
9:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: BorgWarner Full
About this event::
Monthly Meeting ...

Digital Lab Open Hours

September 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 winter 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 fi...

Homeschool French Class

September 11, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Schwarz Jacobson Meeting Room
Event Description
Homeschool French class...

Makerspace OPEN HOURS

September 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!...

Makerspace OPEN HOURS

September 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!...

One-on-One Tech Help

September 11, 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. ...

Tween Book Club

September 11, 2019
3:45pm - 4:45pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Thaler/Howell Programming Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Book Clubs
About this event::
Children ages 9-12 are welcome to join our Tween Book Club on the second Wednesday of each month.  This month we will be reading and comparing two books - Drita, My Homegirl by Jenny Lombard and Inside Out & Back Again by Thanhha Lai. R...

Cinemapolis

September 11, 2019
5:00pm - 6:30pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Schwarz Jacobson Meeting Room

Getting Started with Adobe InDesign Part 1

September 11, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Digital Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes and Workshops, Digital Lab, Technology Class
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
About this event::
Join graphic designer Amy Callahan to learn the basics of Adobe InDesign, a desktop publishing program that can be used to create single or multi-page documents including flyers, posters, brochures and magazines. In this intro class, you will&nb...

Ithaca Underground Fall Volunteer Meeting

September 11, 2019
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: BorgWarner Full
Event Description
All are welcome to Ithaca Underground's Fall Volunteer Meeting! This is the best opportunity to get involved with Ithaca Underground for the first time, or to get back into volunteering if you've been away! We have opportunities in many areas, includ...

Next Chapter Book Club

September 12, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Tompkins Trust Company Study Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
About this event::
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...

One-on-One Tech Help

September 12, 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. ...