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This event is in the "Teens" group.

Costume Couture

November 11, 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 "Families" group.
This event is in the "Babies, Toddlers, & Preschoolers" group.

Toddler & Preschool Storytime

November 12, 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 "Kids" group.

Sit! Stay! Read!

November 12, 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.

Protest Banner Making Workshop

November 12, 2019
4:00pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: BorgWarner East
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Classes and Workshops, Exhibits, Makerspace
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
About this event::
Join artist Aram Han Sifuentes to create a protest banner, to be housed in a community protest banner repository. Sewing skills are not required, all materials are provided. Registration is appreciated, but walk-ins are welcome. Sifuentes writes: ...

Latino Civic Association

November 12, 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.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

French Conversation Group

November 12, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
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::
If you have taken some French in the past and would like to find a place to practice your foreign language skills, please join us. Every week we will speak in French on topics ranging from US and French Politics or World news, to culture, litera...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Makerspace One-on-One

November 12, 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
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...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Queer Craft Club

November 12, 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

November 13, 2019
9:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: BorgWarner Full
About this event::
Monthly Meeting ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Digital Lab Open Hours

November 13, 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...

French Homeschool Group

November 13, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Schwarz Jacobson Meeting Room
Event Description
This is an intermediate French class serving the local homeschooling community....
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Makerspace OPEN HOURS

November 13, 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!...

Dystopian Book Club/History Projects Group

November 13, 2019
12:45pm - 1:45pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: BorgWarner West
Event Description
A group of 12-15 homeschool tweens and teens will be meeting to discuss Dystopian Literature and History Project on alternating weeks. The group will be guided be parent facilitators....

Youth Employment Resource Team meeting

November 13, 2019
2:15pm - 3:45pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: BorgWarner West
Event Description
This is a monthly meeting of Youth Employment service providers to share best practices and resources regarding youth employment, youth development and employment engagement. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

ESL Talk Time

November 13, 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 "Kids" group.

Maker Kids

November 13, 2019
3:45pm - 4:45pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEAM, Classes and Workshops, Makerspace
About this event::
Join us for a kids' maker session for ages 5 - 12. Each session will provide a range of activities for varying ages and ability levels. Participants can also bring their own projects. No registration required, just drop in! ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Tween Book Club

November 13, 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 Fuzzy Mud by Louis Sachar.  Registration is required. Register and pick up your free copy of the book at the Youth Se...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

LGBT Youth Group

November 13, 2019
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Digital Lab
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEAM, Community Groups, Makerspace

Cinemapolis

November 13, 2019
5:00pm - 6:30pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Schwarz Jacobson Meeting Room

Deer Run Homeowners

November 13, 2019
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: BorgWarner West
About this event::
Monthly Board Meeting ...

Community Work Study Program Training

November 14, 2019
8:30am - 10:30am
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: BorgWarner East
Event Description
This is a training for off-campus supervisors who are participating in the Community Work Study Program. We have a power point that we will present and will have some kind of light refreshments. ...