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Posted on: March 11, 2020

Upcoming Library Events: March 12 to March 18

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Long-Term Care Planning

March 12, 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Planning for the possibility of long-term care gives you time to learn about services in your community and what they cost. This program will explain the four levels of long-term care: independent living, assisted living, memory care, and skilled nursing. This talk will benefit adults planning care options for the elderly. Presented by Angie Serna Biehunko, business development director for Orchard Park.


Growing Up Wild

March 12, 10:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.

Come out to this nature experience! We’ll read books on different nature topics each month, followed by a fun craft or outdoor activity. Preschool aged children are welcome to attend our 10:00 a.m. session, while school aged children should attend our after-school session at 4:00 p.m. This month’s topic is worms!


Teen Comic Book Workshop

March 12, 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Explore the world of comics and graphic novels in this creative workshop series. Learn how to create a comic and make one of your very own! For 6th through 12th graders. Presented by Paige Hayhurst.


Storytime

March 13, 10:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.

Children are invited to the library for great stories, songs, and fun.


Baby Storytime

March 13, 12:00 p.m.

An early literacy playgroup for pre-walkers. Join other babies for songs, stories, stretches and playtime!


AARP Tax Aid

March 14, 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Trained volunteers from AARP prepare individual tax returns for free at the library. Appointments available and walk-ins welcome. Bring all tax-related documents, including last year’s tax return, social security cards for all dependents, and a photo ID. Make appointment at aarp.org/taxaide.


¡Porque Yo Cuento! / Because I Count!

March 14, 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Join us for a fun bilingual program for people of all ages. Children will create original artwork to enter the “Because I Count” art contest, while parents will learn about and can participate in the 2020 Census if they wish. Winners in three age divisions will be announced after April 1st - Census Day! Presented by Sirena Del Rio. People may drop in at the library anytime to receive help completing their census.


Job Search and Résumé Assistance

March 14, 4:00 p.m.

Applying for work? This program provides hands-on assistance with your job search, including advice on job seeking, résumé and cover letter writing, networking, and how to apply for jobs. No registration required. This service is free.


AARP Tax Aid

March 16, 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Trained volunteers from AARP prepare individual tax returns for free at the library. Appointments available and walk-ins welcome. Bring all tax-related documents, including last year’s tax return, social security cards for all dependents, and a photo ID. Make appointment at aarp.org/taxaide.


Storytime

March 17, 10:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.

Children are invited to the library for great stories, songs, and fun.


Cuéntame Bilingual Stories

March 17, 12:00 p.m.

For ages 3 to 6. Stories, songs, and fun in English and Spanish. Para niños de 3 a 6 años. Cuentos, canciones, y diversión en inglés y español.


Workforce Wednesday

March 18, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Your résumé, cover letters, and job searches take time. In response, the library is offering extended hours with professional, personalized assistance, every Wednesday through the spring.


Computer Class

March 18, 10:00 a.m.

Free introductory computer classes in email, Internet searching, Microsoft Word, and Microsoft Excel for adults. Learn how to get started with your iPad or tablet.


Safari Craft

March 18, 10:00 a.m.

For all ages. Kids under five will need adult help. Crafts take 20 to 30 minutes to complete. All supplies provided.


Teen Anime Club: Spring Break Edition

March 18, 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

If you love anime, manga, or Japanese pop culture, come join us for a fun time watching anime shows. Socialize, meet new friends, and discuss your favorite series. Light refreshments provided. Ages 12-17.


The Art of Zentangle

March 18, 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Learn the art of Zentangle with Lana Daniel. The Zentangle Method is an easy-to-learn, relaxing, and fun way to create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns. We call these patterns, tangles. You create tangles with combinations of dots, lines, simple curves, S-curves and orbs. All materials provided.


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