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Events for August 18, 2017

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The Art of Survival: Enduring the Turmoil of Tule Lake
Irvington Branch (South)
Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - Saturday, September 30, 2017
During Library Hours

Age Level: No Age Restrictions
Category: Exhibit


View this traveling exhibition probing the complexity of the Japanese American confinement site in Newell, California. Through haunting images of artifacts by fine art photographer Hiroshi Watanabe, glimpse into the lives of those who were held at Tule Lake and consider both the orchestration of life behind barbed wire and what it might have been like to live with constant turmoil and uncertainty. The Art of Survival is supported in part by a Preservation of Japanese American Confinement Sites Grant administered by the National Park Service, Department of the Interior.
This exhibit can be viewed during regular Library hours.



Toddler Time at Irvington
Irvington Branch (South)
Monday, August 21, 2017 10:30 am

Age Level: Toddlers (2 years)
Category: Story Time


Toddlers who are 2-years-old and an adult are invited for songs, rhymes, stories and crafts in the informal setting of the Library's Story Theatre.



Celebrating 200 Years of Thoreau: Henry David Thoreau Lecture Series
Irvington Branch (South)
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Performance or Presentation


As part of the Henry David Thoreau Lecture Series, join Thomas A. Potter, former president of The Thoreau Society and recipient of the prestigious Thoreau Society Medal, who will discuss the life and works of Henry David Thoreau.
The theme for this program is "Thoreau and Science in His Time and Ours." Before his death in 1862, Thoreau was completing work on an extended essay, "Faith in a Seed," In this work Thoreau challenged the creation science of Louis Agassiz of Harvard. This presentation will address this work as well as his essay, "Wild Fruits," and expound on how he was on a similar path with Darwin as they both attempted to solve the mystery of creation.



O Pato!
Irvington Branch (South)
Thursday, August 24, 2017 10:30 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5)
Category: Activity


Registration Required

Preschoolers are invited to act out the story of a duck and friends in this Portuguese folk song with a live violin performance. Coming together in a circle, children will take turns participating in singing, dancing and acting while learning cooperation. This program will be presented by local musician Cathy Morris.



Toddler Time at Irvington
Irvington Branch (South)
Monday, August 28, 2017 10:30 am

Age Level: Toddlers (2 years)
Category: Story Time


Toddlers who are 2-years-old and an adult are invited for songs, rhymes, stories and crafts in the informal setting of the Library's Story Theatre.



Preschool Story Explorers
Irvington Branch (South)
Thursday, August 31, 2017 10:30 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5)
Category: Story Time


Preschoolers and an adult are invited for stories, song and dance, and STEM activities intended to build a love for reading and learning.



Irvington Fiberistas
Irvington Branch (South)
Wednesday, September 6, 2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Activity


Adults are invited to bring their supplies to work on an existing knitting or stitching project or start something new.



Preschool Story Explorers
Irvington Branch (South)
Thursday, September 7, 2017 10:30 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5)
Category: Story Time


Preschoolers and an adult are invited for stories, song and dance, and STEM activities intended to build a love for reading and learning.



Adult Coloring @ Irvington
Irvington Branch (South)
Saturday, September 9, 2017
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Activity


Adults are invited to take a break and relax while coloring. Colored pencils and templates will be provided, but participants may also bring their own supplies.



Baby Storytime at Irvington
Irvington Branch (South)
Monday, September 11, 2017 10:30 am

Age Level: Babies (Birth-2)
Category: Story Time


Babies 8 - 24 months and an adult are invited for stories, songs, rhymes and fingerplays in the informal setting of the Library's Story Theatre. It's a great way to introduce little ones to a lifelong love of reading.



Preschool Story Explorers
Irvington Branch (South)
Thursday, September 14, 2017 10:30 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5)
Category: Story Time


Preschoolers and an adult are invited for stories, song and dance, and STEM activities intended to build a love for reading and learning.



Irvington Book Discussion
Irvington Branch (South)
Thursday, September 14, 2017 1:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Book Discussion


Adults are invited to this monthly book discussion program.
The book to be discussed is "A Room With a View" by E.M. Forster.



Toddler Time at Irvington
Irvington Branch (South)
Monday, September 18, 2017 10:30 am

Age Level: Toddlers (2 years)
Category: Story Time


Toddlers who are 2-years-old and an adult are invited for songs, rhymes, stories and crafts in the informal setting of the Library's Story Theatre.



Lunch and Learn: Japanese Culture and Book Discussion
Irvington Branch (South)
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Book Discussion


Registration Required

Enjoy traditional Japanese food and learn more about the culture and history of Japan and the Japanese American Internment during World War II. There will also be a discussion of the book, "Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet" by Jamie Ford, led by the Indiana Writers Center. This program is made possible by Indianapolis Power and Light and is presented in partnership with the Japan America Society of Indiana.



Irvington Fiberistas
Irvington Branch (South)
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Activity


Adults are invited to bring their supplies to work on an existing knitting or stitching project or start something new.



Preschool Story Explorers
Irvington Branch (South)
Thursday, September 21, 2017 10:30 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5)
Category: Story Time


Preschoolers and an adult are invited for stories, song and dance, and STEM activities intended to build a love for reading and learning.



Toddler Time at Irvington
Irvington Branch (South)
Monday, September 25, 2017 10:30 am

Age Level: Toddlers (2 years)
Category: Story Time


Toddlers who are 2-years-old and an adult are invited for songs, rhymes, stories and crafts in the informal setting of the Library's Story Theatre.



Irvington Nutrition Series
Irvington Branch (South)
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Adults are invited to this series of free classes hosted by the Purdue Extension Nutrition Education Program, during which they can learn about USDA Guidelines of ChooseMYPlate and discover easy and fast recipes.



Preschool Story Explorers
Irvington Branch (South)
Thursday, September 28, 2017 10:30 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5)
Category: Story Time


Preschoolers and an adult are invited for stories, song and dance, and STEM activities intended to build a love for reading and learning.



Baby Storytime at Irvington
Irvington Branch (South)
Monday, October 2, 2017 10:30 am

Age Level: Babies (Birth-2)
Category: Story Time


Babies 8 - 24 months and an adult are invited for stories, songs, rhymes and fingerplays in the informal setting of the Library's Story Theatre. It's a great way to introduce little ones to a lifelong love of reading.



Irvington Nutrition Series
Irvington Branch (South)
Tuesday, October 3, 2017
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Adults are invited to this series of free classes hosted by the Purdue Extension Nutrition Education Program, during which they can learn about USDA Guidelines of ChooseMYPlate and discover easy and fast recipes.



Irvington Fiberistas
Irvington Branch (South)
Wednesday, October 4, 2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Activity


Adults are invited to bring their supplies to work on an existing knitting or stitching project or start something new.



I Like Myself: Preschool Art Workshop
Irvington Branch (South)
Thursday, October 5, 2017 10:30 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Preschoolers are invited to celebrate the unique and wonderful YOU with a multimedia masterpiece led by the Art Lab. They'll listen to a story and create their own masterpiece.



Adult Coloring @ Irvington
Irvington Branch (South)
Saturday, October 7, 2017
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Activity


Adults are invited to take a break and relax while coloring. Colored pencils and templates will be provided, but participants may also bring their own supplies.



Irvington Nutrition Series
Irvington Branch (South)
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Adults are invited to this series of free classes hosted by the Purdue Extension Nutrition Education Program, during which they can learn about USDA Guidelines of ChooseMYPlate and discover easy and fast recipes.



Irvington Book Discussion
Irvington Branch (South)
Thursday, October 12, 2017 1:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Book Discussion


Adults are invited to this monthly book discussion program.
The book to be discussed is "The Little French Bistro" by Nina George.



Toddler Time at Irvington
Irvington Branch (South)
Monday, October 16, 2017 10:30 am

Age Level: Toddlers (2 years)
Category: Story Time


Toddlers who are 2-years-old and an adult are invited for songs, rhymes, stories and crafts in the informal setting of the Library's Story Theatre.



Irvington Nutrition Series
Irvington Branch (South)
Tuesday, October 17, 2017
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Adults are invited to this series of free classes hosted by the Purdue Extension Nutrition Education Program, during which they can learn about USDA Guidelines of ChooseMYPlate and discover easy and fast recipes.



Irvington Fiberistas
Irvington Branch (South)
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Activity


Adults are invited to bring their supplies to work on an existing knitting or stitching project or start something new.



Toddler Time at Irvington
Irvington Branch (South)
Monday, October 23, 2017 10:30 am

Age Level: Toddlers (2 years)
Category: Story Time


Toddlers who are 2-years-old and an adult are invited for songs, rhymes, stories and crafts in the informal setting of the Library's Story Theatre.



Irvington Fiberistas
Irvington Branch (South)
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Activity


Adults are invited to bring their supplies to work on an existing knitting or stitching project or start something new.



Indiana Backyard
Irvington Branch (South)
Thursday, November 2, 2017 10:30 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5)
Category: Performance or Presentation


Preschoolers are invited to join Silly Safaris to learn about the animals that live in your backyard and visit with live animals.



Adult Coloring @ Irvington
Irvington Branch (South)
Saturday, November 4, 2017
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Activity


Adults are invited to take a break and relax while coloring. Colored pencils and templates will be provided, but participants may also bring their own supplies.



Baby Storytime at Irvington
Irvington Branch (South)
Monday, November 6, 2017 10:30 am

Age Level: Babies (Birth-2)
Category: Story Time


Babies 8 - 24 months and an adult are invited for stories, songs, rhymes and fingerplays in the informal setting of the Library's Story Theatre. It's a great way to introduce little ones to a lifelong love of reading.



Baby Storytime at Irvington
Irvington Branch (South)
Monday, November 13, 2017 10:30 am

Age Level: Babies (Birth-2)
Category: Story Time


Babies 8 - 24 months and an adult are invited for stories, songs, rhymes and fingerplays in the informal setting of the Library's Story Theatre. It's a great way to introduce little ones to a lifelong love of reading.



Irvington Fiberistas
Irvington Branch (South)
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Activity


Adults are invited to bring their supplies to work on an existing knitting or stitching project or start something new.



Toddler Time at Irvington
Irvington Branch (South)
Monday, November 20, 2017 10:30 am

Age Level: Toddlers (2 years)
Category: Story Time


Toddlers who are 2-years-old and an adult are invited for songs, rhymes, stories and crafts in the informal setting of the Library's Story Theatre.



Toddler Time at Irvington
Irvington Branch (South)
Monday, November 27, 2017 10:30 am

Age Level: Toddlers (2 years)
Category: Story Time


Toddlers who are 2-years-old and an adult are invited for songs, rhymes, stories and crafts in the informal setting of the Library's Story Theatre.



Adult Coloring @ Irvington
Irvington Branch (South)
Saturday, December 2, 2017
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Activity


Adults are invited to take a break and relax while coloring. Colored pencils and templates will be provided, but participants may also bring their own supplies.



Baby Storytime at Irvington
Irvington Branch (South)
Monday, December 4, 2017 10:30 am

Age Level: Babies (Birth-2)
Category: Story Time


Babies 8 - 24 months and an adult are invited for stories, songs, rhymes and fingerplays in the informal setting of the Library's Story Theatre. It's a great way to introduce little ones to a lifelong love of reading.



Irvington Fiberistas
Irvington Branch (South)
Wednesday, December 6, 2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Activity


Adults are invited to bring their supplies to work on an existing knitting or stitching project or start something new.



Baby Storytime at Irvington
Irvington Branch (South)
Monday, December 11, 2017 10:30 am

Age Level: Babies (Birth-2)
Category: Story Time


Babies 8 - 24 months and an adult are invited for stories, songs, rhymes and fingerplays in the informal setting of the Library's Story Theatre. It's a great way to introduce little ones to a lifelong love of reading.



Colors & Magic & Numbers, Oh My!
Irvington Branch (South)
Saturday, December 16, 2017 3:00 pm

Age Level: Toddlers (2 years), Preschool (3-5)
Category: Performance or Presentation


Toddlers and preschoolers are invited to join Magic Don for an interactive show featuring special participation magic tricks which encourage learning and reinforcement of colors, numbers and movement.



Toddler Time at Irvington
Irvington Branch (South)
Monday, December 18, 2017 10:30 am

Age Level: Toddlers (2 years)
Category: Story Time


Toddlers who are 2-years-old and an adult are invited for songs, rhymes, stories and crafts in the informal setting of the Library's Story Theatre.



Irvington Fiberistas
Irvington Branch (South)
Wednesday, December 20, 2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Activity


Adults are invited to bring their supplies to work on an existing knitting or stitching project or start something new.