ADULT PROGRAMS

All Adult Programs are free and meet in the Longmont Library Meeting Rooms
*unless designated otherwise

EMERALD ASH BORER
January 8 • 7 pm
Longmont’s Ken Wicklund and CSU’s Carol O’Meara will discuss the Emerald Ash Borer problem in Colorado.

NEXT LIGHT TECHNOLOGY 102: FIBER OPTIC
January 14 • 7 pm

LINKED IN @ THE LIBRARY
January 21 • 6:30 pm in the Unquiet Study Area Upstairs
Career Counselor Jane McKean will conduct a job workshop about the online network LinkedIn

SOLDIERS ON SKIS!
January 22 • 7 pm
Military historian Flint Whitlock tells the story of the 10th Mountain Division during World War II.

THE BACK SIDE OF HISTORY
February 5 • 7 pm
Archaeologist Rebecca Schwendler discusses excavating a 19th Century outhouse in Colorado

CRISIS IN SOUTH SUDAN
February 12 • 7 pm
Dr Ian Feinhandler will present an analysis of the current conflict in South Sudan.

INTERVIEWING TECHNIQUES WORKSHOP
February 18 • 6:30 pm in the UnQuiet Study Area
Career Counselor Jane McKean will conduct a workshop on interviewing techniques for job hunters.

BOILING DOWN YOUR WRITING
February 26 • 7 pm
Local writer Bill Ellis will conduct a pre-Festival proofreading and editing workshop. Please call 303-651-8472 to sign up. Limit: 25.

ONGOING ADULT GROUPS…

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

LIBRARY BOOK GROUPS*
1st Thursdays • 2 to 3:15 pm • A Bushel’s Worth by Kayann Short
2nd Mondays • 7 to 8:15 pm • The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce
*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 Children Calendar

WEEKLY PROGRAMS

MONDAY
Yoga’pon a Time • 10 am
A four-session class of singing, stories and acting using simple Yoga poses. For children 3-6 years and a parent/caregiver. Register: 303-651-8477

TUESDAY
Storytimes • 10:15 and 11 am

WEDNESDAY
Storytimes • 10:15 and 11 am
Tutoring! Math, Science and Reading • 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

LEGO OPEN HOUSE
January 2 • 1 pm
Let’s Build!  All of our Legos will be out for free building and fun with a New Year challenge!  All ages family event.  Children under 9 must be accompanied by an adult over 18 dedicated to their care.  For children and their families on the Autism spectrum, a quiet space is available.  No registration required.  For more information about this program and inclusion of children on the Autism spectrum, contact Katherine Weadley at 303-651-8480.

HARRY POTTER YULE BALL
January 2 • 6 pm
Wizard Rock, Games, Treats, Prizes and more!  Dress robes encouraged!  Family event for all ages; 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult. 

BILINGUAL STORYTIME
January 8 • 6 pm
Stories and songs in Spanish and English

READ ONE, PURL TWO
January 11 & 25 • 2 pm
Knitting Club for children in grades 1-5. Bring a project to work on, or we will help you get started on one; materials for beginning projects will be available.

CHESS CLUB
January 12 • 7 pm
Players of all levels welcome;no registration required. Best for ages 7 and up.

MOTHER GOOSE STORYTIME
January 14 • 10:15 am
Costumed Mother Goose Storyteller Elizabeth Nosek brings rhymes to storytime! Best for ages three and up.

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FOR TWEENS & TEENS

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

ANIME CLUB
January 7 & 18 • 5 pm
Come watch and discuss anime and learn about Japanese culture. For 6th-12th grades. Registration is not required.

2ND SATURDAYS: THE LIBRARY AFTER DARK
January 10 • Doors open at 6 pm

• Pizza
• Fandoms Unite!
• Play Minecraft
• Make a Craft
• Watch a Movie
Space is limited. Registration Required: 303-651-8477

HARRY POTTER BOOK GROUP FOR YOUNG ADULTS
January 25 & 30 • 3 pm
A Harry Potter discussion and activity group for 6th-12th graders. New and long-time fans welcome! Registration is not required. Please call 303-651-8477 for more information.