Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Tompkins County Greens Meeting

December 17, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Tompkins Trust Company Study Room
Event Description
The Tompkins County Green Party will have its monthly business meeting....
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Digital Lab Open Hours

December 18, 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 18, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Schwarz Jacobson Meeting Room
Event Description
This is an intermediate level high school French class serving the needs of the local homeschooling community....
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Makerspace OPEN HOURS

December 18, 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 18, 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...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Photoshop 101

December 18, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
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 graphic designer Jon Serrano for an introduction to the basics of photo editing and cropping with Adobe Photoshop.   Participants are expected to be experienced with the following: -Using the basic tools of the Mac operating system...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

ESL Talk Time

December 18, 2019
3:45pm - 4:45pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Tompkins Trust Company Study Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Classes and Workshops, Other
About this event::
Do you want to practice your conversation skills? Come to the library and meet other people who are practicing English. In these meetings, English language learners will have the opportunity to talk with library volunteers about current event...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

YA Book Club

December 18, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Schwarz Jacobson Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Clubs
About this event::
Join us every month to discuss a book we've all read! Participants can pick up a free copy of the month's title to keep from the Teen Services office. Bring suggestions for future books and we'll add them into our rotation. This month we will be d...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Tween Coding Club

December 18, 2019
4:45pm - 5:45pm
Registration
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Digital Lab
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: STEAM, Classes and Workshops, Digital Lab, Technology Class
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 5
About this event::
Make it light up and learn to code! This program is all about expressing yourself through computer programming. We'll be using the Adafruit Circuit Playground Express, a small microcontroller with big possibilities, to learn the basics of coding...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Next Chapter Book Club

December 19, 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...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

One-on-One Tech Help

December 19, 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 "Adults" group.

Business Cents Workshop

December 19, 2019
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Digital Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes and Workshops, Technology Class
About this event::
Join Gladys Brangman and Business Leaders of Colors for a workshop focusing on owning your own business. Is Owning a Business a Good Fit for You? Distinguish the myths and realities of small business ownership. Start a self-assessment to d...

"11" Book Club

December 19, 2019
6:00pm - 7:45pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: BorgWarner West
Event Description
I am hosting a group of folks reading and discussing the book, "11" by Paul Hanley, based on the fact that “(e)leven billion people will crowd this marvelous planet by century’s end. If the global economy were to grow five-fold during this period as ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

NEW Makerspace Open Hours

December 19, 2019
6:30pm - 8:15pm
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 conten...

Counsel Visit

December 20, 2019
10:30am - 12:15pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Schwarz Jacobson Meeting Room
This event is in the "Adults" group.

One-on-One Tech Help

December 20, 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
Seats Remaining: 1
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 20, 2019
2:00pm - 6:00pm
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!...

FIRST LEGO Club

December 21, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Schwarz Jacobson Meeting Room
Event Description
we are a group of elementary students who are building a project with LEGOs...
This event is in the "Babies, Toddlers, & Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

LEGO at the Library

December 21, 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...