ADULT PROGRAMS

All Adult Programs are Free! 

CELEBRATE EARTH DAY 2015
April 9 • 7 pm
Author Kayann Short will discuss her book A Bushel’s Worth: An Ecobiography. Books will be available for purchase. Teens will also share Earth Day projects.

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LONGMONT LIBRARY FESTIVAL 2015
APRIL 11 – 18
All programs are free!
Funded by the Friends of the Longmont Library!

APRIL 11 • FESTIVAL KICKOFF • 6-9 pm
with the Boulder County Bombers at Teen Second Saturday
Our local roller derby team will demonstrate their skills and tricks! Enjoy pizza, gaming and crafts. This event is for 6th-12th graders. Register: 303-651-8477

APRIL 12 • FLAMENCO @ THE LIBRARY • 2-3 pm
Join accomplished guitarist Steve Mullins, percussionist Brett Bowen and famed Flamenco dancer Maria Vazquez for an afternoon of Spanish dance.

APRIL 13 • LIBRARY FESTIVAL ANTHOLOGY • 6-8:30 pm
Readings from the Library Anthology and book signings. Anthology copies available for purchase.

APRIL 14 • THE ART OF ILLUSTRATING • 1-2 pm & 2-3pm
Author/Illustrator Dorothy Donohue will demonstrate the art of illustrating. Kids will create their own artwork too. Register: 303-651-8477

APRIL 15 • ONE BOOK 4 COLORADO STORYTIME • 11am – 12noon
Book giveaways and magic show. Register: 303-651-8477

APRIL 16 • COLORADO AUTHOR TARASHEA NESBIT • 7-8:30 pm
TaraShea Nesbit will discuss her book, “The Wives of Los Alamos”. Books available for purchase.

APRIL 18 • AUTHORS OPEN HOUSE • 1-3 pm
Meet local authors and book signings. Books available for purchase.

JOB HUNTER WORKSHOP: ONE ON ONE
April 15 • 6:30 pm in the UnQuiet Study Area
Career Counselor Jane McKean and other professionals will offer one-on-one consultations. Bring a resume or a burning question!

KEYS TO IMPROVING YOUR MEMORY @ THE LIBRARY
April 3o • 7 pm
“Grandmaster of Memory” Johnny Briones will share secrets to a better memory.

ONGOING ADULT GROUPS…

WRITERS GROUP
Tuesdays • 6 pm
Calling all writers, 18 years and older, in the Unquiet Study Area upstairs
1st & 3rd Tuesdays: Open Write/Sharing
2nd & 4th Tuesdays: Discussion and Meeting

HABLEMOS! LET’S TALK
Thursdays • 5  pm in the UnQuiet Study Area
Have some tea and cookings while practicing conversation with others interested in improving their Spanish or English. We will talk for half an hour in Spanish and then half an hour in English covering various topics. • Reunense con otras personas interesadas en practicar la conversacion en espanol o ingles con te y galletitas. Conversaremos por media hora solo en espanol y despise solo en ingles sobre varios temas.

LIBRARY BOOK GROUPS*
1st Thursdays • 2 to 3:15 pm • Nothing Daunted by Dorothy Wickenden
2nd Mondays • 7 to 8:15 pm • Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
*Groups are open to everyone. Just read the book and join the discussion

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CHILDREN PROGRAMS

Register at the Children’s and Teen Services desk or call 303.651.8477

For information on upcoming storytimes and events see the Library’s Calendar

WEEKLY PROGRAMS

TUESDAY
Storytimes • 10:15 and 11 am

WEDNESDAY
Storytimes • 10:15 and 11 am

Homework Help/1-on-1 Tutoring • 5:30 pm

THURSDAY
Bedtime Storytime • 7 pm

SPECIAL EVENTS
THE FOLLOWING EVENTS MAY REQUIRE REGISTRATION
Register at the Children’s and Teen Services desk or call 303.651.8477

BILINGUAL STORYTIME
April 2 • 6 pm

SPRING BREAK DROP-IN ART
April 6 • 1 pm
A Make-and-Take Art Project designed for elementary-aged children and younger. Preschoolers will need a helpful adult with them to participate. The art project should take approximately 30 minutes. We will be creating something that goes with this year’s OneBook4Colorado book winner! Hint: the main character is “prehistoric”!

CHESS CLUB
April 6 & 20 • 7-8 pm
Players of all levels welcome; no registration required. Parents must accompany children 8 yrs and younger.

JR PREFECTS: A HARRY POTTER GROUP
April 12 & 26 • 1 pm
A Harry Potter discussion and activity group for kids 8-11. Join our world of muggles and magic every second and fourth Sunday!

LOTERIA MEXICANA
April 27 • 7 pm
Family evening of traditional Mexican bingo, mostly in Spanish.

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FOR TWEENS & TEENS

Register at the Children’s and Teen Services desk or call 303.651.8477

DUCT TAPE ART!
April 7 • 1-3 pm
Come make cool things out of duct tape. This is a Spring Break drop-in art program for 6th-12th graders. Instruction on how to make duct tape flowers will start at 1 pm, and then it is open studio duct tape time.

TEENS AFTER DARK
April 11 • Doors open at 6 pm

Features: The Boulder County Bombers, our local roller derby team, will demonstrate their skills and tricks. Enjoy pizza, gaming and crafts. Registration Required: 303-651-8477

THE PREFECTS: HARRY POTTER BOOK CLUB
April 12 & 26 • 3-4:30 pm
A Harry Potter discussion and activity group for 6th-12th graders. New and long-time fans welcome! Registration is not required.