Programs and Events for Adults: East Library

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Speak Spanish Level 3

When: Thursday, October 02, 2014 - 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Conference Room II

Level 3 students will practice Spanish conversation and review grammar and language use with fellow Spanish learners.

Knitting Kninjas

When: Thursday, October 02, 2014 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Conference Room II

Come join other teens and learn different stitches, patterns, and techniques! Feel free to bring your own supplies and knitting projects, but we will also have yarn and needles to use. For beginners to experts, ages 12-18 only.

AfterMath - Free Math Tutoring!

When: Thursday, October 02, 2014 - 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Community Meeting Room

Is math homework getting you down? Are finals freaking you out? Do you need to brush up before the ACT, SAT, or GED? Our experienced math tutors can help you improve your grades and take the stress out of math.

No appointments - Drop in! This runs from 4 to 6:30 p.m.

We will not have AfterMath in the case of holidays or school weather closures.

American Association of University Women

When: Friday, October 03, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Conference Room I

Exploring Lives and Cultures book club.

East Chess Club--all ages!

When: Friday, October 03, 2014 - 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Community Meeting Room

Join others and play chess. Learn new moves and meet new people. This club is for all ages. All skill levels welcome. No registration necessary. Questions? Call 531-6333 x1319

American Association of University Women/ League of Women Voters

When: Saturday, October 04, 2014 - 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Community Meeting Room

Joint meeting to address issues on the 2014 ballot. Meeting will be open to the public

Why detox ?

When: Saturday, October 04, 2014 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Community Meeting Room

Learn about if detoxing would help you. How to protect yourself from the unwanted toxins we are all exposed to everyday- by Michelle Eads M.D. (Limited to first 40 people.)

Learn Japanese

When: Monday, October 06, 2014 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Conference Room I

Learn the fundamentals of the Japanese language and practice your conversational skills. No registration required. For more information, call 531-6333, ext. 1371.

Speak Spanish - Level 1 Afternoons

When: Tuesday, October 07, 2014 - 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Community Meeting Room

Level 1 students will learn the basics of pronunciation, sentence structure, and shortcuts to verb conjugation.

Speak Spanish - Level 1 Evenings

When: Tuesday, October 07, 2014 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Community Meeting Room

Level 1 students will learn the basics of pronunciation, sentence structure, and shortcuts to verb conjugation.

Tween (and Teen) Movie Night - Hotel Transylvania

When: Tuesday, October 07, 2014 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Teen Center (ETC) A

Come enjoy a free movie in the East Teen Center! This time we will be showing Hotel Transylvania (PG, 91 minutes). No registration required. For ages 9-18 only! Ages 9-11 must be accompanied by someone 12-18 or have an adult in building.

Knit One & Crochet Too

When: Wednesday, October 08, 2014 - 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Conference Room II

Join fellow knitters and crocheters for fellowship and fun. Open to all ages. No registration required.

Wig Out Wednesdays - Boomerangs! Art, Aerodynamics, and Assault

When: Wednesday, October 08, 2014 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Teen Center (ETC) A & B

Aussie Aboriginal dinner gathering devices--more commonly known as boomerangs--require design for flight, decoration for beauty, and practice to hit your target. This event will include outside test flights, weather permitting. (No actual birds will be harmed in the testing of this weapon). We will provide the supplies, including wigs to wear during the program! Ages 12-18 only.

Speak Spanish Level 2

When: Wednesday, October 08, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Conference Room II

Level 2 students will continue to develop vocabulary and verb conjugation.

Library Explorers

When: Thursday, October 09, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Conference Rooms I & II

Programs for adults with developmental disabilities. Registration required. Please contact Delaina at ext. 1371 for more information.

Speak Spanish Level 3

When: Thursday, October 09, 2014 - 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Conference Room II

Level 3 students will practice Spanish conversation and review grammar and language use with fellow Spanish learners.

Speak French

When: Thursday, October 09, 2014 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Community Meeting Room

A conversation group for non-native speakers who wish to practice French. Some French language skills are recommended. For information, call 531-6333 x 1303.

AfterMath - Free Math Tutoring!

When: Thursday, October 09, 2014 - 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Community Meeting Room

Is math homework getting you down? Are finals freaking you out? Do you need to brush up before the ACT, SAT, or GED? Our experienced math tutors can help you improve your grades and take the stress out of math.

No appointments - Drop in! This runs from 4 to 6:30 p.m.

We will not have AfterMath in the case of holidays or school weather closures.

TAB (Teen Advisory Board)

When: Thursday, October 09, 2014 - 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Teen Center (ETC) A & B

Bring your voice, bring your friends, bring it on! Help plan and promote programs at the East Library. For more information call 531-6333, x1309.

Speak German

When: Thursday, October 09, 2014 - 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Conference Room II

A conversation group for non-native speakers who wish to practice German. Some German language skills are recommended. For information, call 531-6333, x1315.

Tween Twist Thursday

When: Thursday, October 09, 2014 - 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Children's Corner

Tween Twist Thursday is for children 9-12 years old. Tween's can stop by the Children's Department at East Library anytime between 6:30-8:00 p.m. for a fun and fabulous activity!

Bonfils Blood Center

When: Monday, October 13, 2014 - 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Community Meeting Room

East Library Community Blood Drive

Learn Japanese

When: Monday, October 13, 2014 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Conference Room I

Learn the fundamentals of the Japanese language and practice your conversational skills. No registration required. For more information, call 531-6333, ext. 1371

East Creative Writing Group

When: Monday, October 13, 2014 - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Conference Rooms I & II

This adult group meets to discuss creative fiction and non-fiction writing and poetry, to share ideas with other writers, to work on writing exercises and more. Please contact the East writing group facilitator at 531-6333 ext. 1303 if you are interested in getting your writing on the list for this month's feedback and discussion.

We look forward to working with you!

Library Explorers

When: Tuesday, October 14, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Community Meeting Room

Programs for adults with developmental disabilities. Registration required. Please contact Delaina at ext. 1371 for more information.