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Sunshine and Stories In-Person

Come outside and dance your wiggles out! We’ll sing songs, dance, and read fun stories. All ages welcome, best for children ages 18 months to 5 years. Registration is required. This program will ...  More
Date:
Monday, August 15, 2022
Time:
10:00am - 11:00am
Location:
Fairmount St. Children's Garden, Fairmount
Audience:
  Kids  
Categories:
  Storytimes  
Registration Type:
In-Person Registration
Register! - 13 seats left

DIY Adult: Flower Collage In-Person

Adults are invited to make a flower collage using a wide variety of craft supplies. Creativity is encouraged! This program is best suited for adults. Registration is required.
Date:
Monday, August 15, 2022
Time:
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Location:
Fairmount St. - SCRA, Fairmount
Audience:
  Adults  
Categories:
  Arts & Crafts  
Registration Type:
In-Person Registration
Register!

Blockchain & IP: Cross-section of blockchain, patents, and open-source Online

Join the USPTO and East Coast Attorney, James Gatto, as we investigate the intersection of blockchain, patents, and open source presents interesting legal issues that are complex and misunderstood. Ou...  More
Date:
Tuesday, August 16, 2022
Time:
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Location:
Virtual
Categories:
  Educational  
Registration Type:
Online Registration
Register! - 19 seats left

English/Spanish Bilingual Storytime In-Person

Join us for bilingual English/Spanish storytimes this summer, co-hosted by leaders in the QC Latinx community! Everything you would expect from our traditional storytime – stories, music, and activiti...  More
Date:
Tuesday, August 16, 2022
Time:
6:00pm - 6:30pm
Location:
Fairmount St. - Story Room, Fairmount
Audience:
  Kids  
Categories:
  Storytimes  
Registration Type:
In-Person Registration
Register! - 22 seats left

ICAN presents: Life After High School: Planning and Paying for College and Career In-Person

The Library welcomes Lupe Hernandez, Student Success Advisor with the Iowa College Access Network, and invites all teens and their grownups to attend ICAN's presentation on planning and paying for...  More
Date:
Tuesday, August 16, 2022
Time:
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Location:
Eastern Ave. - Meeting Room A, Eastern
Audience:
  Adults     Teens  
Categories:
  Educational  
Registration Type:
In-Person Registration
Register! - 17 seats left

Time to Trace! In-Person

Help your little one hone a pre-writing skill that builds the foundation for drawing and writing letters and words. Create simple take-home activities that can build strength and coordination between ...  More
Date:
Wednesday, August 17, 2022
Time:
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Location:
Main Street - Large Meeting Room, Main
Categories:
  Educational  
Registration has closed.

Negotiate Like a Pro In-Person / Online

Join us Wednesday, August 17th at 6:30pm at in-person at Eastern or virtually on Zoom to learn how to negotiate like a pro. Negotiation is a powerful tool, whether you’re asking for a raise, buying a ...  More
Date:
Wednesday, August 17, 2022
Time:
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Location:
Eastern Ave. - Meeting Room B, Eastern
Audience:
  Adults  
Categories:
  Educational  
Registration Type:
In-Person Registration / Online Registration
Register! - 108 seats left

Preservation Workshop: Reformatting Materials: From Physical to Microfilm and Microfiche In-Person

Join us in learning how to practically care for and preserve materials at home with tips and tricks from the Richardson-Sloane Special Collections Center staff. Each workshop will showcase different t...  More
Date:
Thursday, August 18, 2022
Time:
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location:
Virtual Branch, Virtual
Audience:
  Adults     Teens  
Categories:
  Arts & Crafts     Educational     Local History  

Teen Kit Kat Challenge In-Person

It is time to determine the best Kit Kat flavor. Miss Amber needs a group of teens (ages 11-19) willing to work together to develop a plan for how to choose “the best” and sample a large amount of Kit...  More
Date:
Thursday, August 18, 2022
Time:
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Location:
Main Street - Large Meeting Room, Main
Audience:
  Teens  
Categories:
  Educational     Play  
Registration Type:
In-Person Registration
Register! - 4 seats left

QCBeats: In the Street! In-Person

The Downtown Library kicks off the first night of the Alternating Currents Festival. We're blocking off the street for two live shows from QCBeats Artists David G. Smith and Kumate. QCLove loc...  More
Date:
Thursday, August 18, 2022
Time:
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Location:
Main Street, Main
Audience:
  Adults     Teens     Kids     All ages  
Categories:
  Celebration/Party  

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