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Events for July 3-2, 2016

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Spirit and Place '15 Pop-Up Dream Booth
Wayne Branch (West)
Monday, July 6, 2015
11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17), Adults
Category: Activity


As part of the 2015 Spirit and Place Festival, adults and teens are invited to drop in and learn about this year's festival events and peruse assorted books that best exemplify the Spirit and Place's "Dream" theme. While visiting the booth, individuals can take part in a fun and informal activity in which they can have their dreams interpreted!



First Monday Book Club
Wayne Branch (West)
Monday, July 6, 2015 6:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Book Discussion


Adults are invited to this monthly book discussion program.
The book to be discussed is "How Starbucks Saved My Life: A Son of Privilege Learns to Live Like Everyone Else" by Michael Gates Gill.



Critter Shows
Wayne Branch (West)
Tuesday, July 7, 2015 12:30 pm

Age Level: Children of All Ages, Families
Category: Performance or Presentation


Children of all ages and families are invited to meet a few live animals that add to the soundtrack of their neighborhoods and world. This program is presented by Animalia.



Jam as a Fam With Bongo Boy Music!
Wayne Branch (West)
Friday, July 10, 2015 2:00 pm

Age Level: Children of All Ages, Families
Category: Activity


Children of all ages and families are invited to explore recreational music through rhythm, movement and drumming activity. Older kids and parents can play supportive rhythms on the drums while younger kids can explore opportunities to try out drums and percussion. This program is presented by Bongo Boy.



eBook Tinker Station
Wayne Branch (West)
Sunday, July 12, 2015
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Age Level: No Age Restrictions
Category:


Patrons are invited to learn how to select and use eReaders, as well as search and download materials from the Library's extensive collection of eBooks, audiobooks and digital music. Patrons can drop in anytime during this two-hour visit by the Library's traveling eBook Tinker Station, which is staffed by an eReader expert who can answer questions about the equipment and collection. The Station provides reliable and unbiased information about this growing technology. The Tinker Helpline is also available to call for answers to your questions at 275-4500. This service is made possible by The Indianapolis Foundation Library Fund and Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Critter Shows
Wayne Branch (West)
Tuesday, July 14, 2015 12:30 pm

Age Level: Children of All Ages, Families
Category: Performance or Presentation


Children of all ages and families are invited to meet a few live animals that add to the soundtrack of their neighborhoods and world. This program is presented by Animalia.



Summer Showtime: Alexander and the Terrible Horrible No Good Very Bad Day
Wayne Branch (West)
Thursday, July 16, 2015 10:30 am

Age Level: Children of All Ages, Families
Category: Movie


Children of all ages and families are invited for a showing of the film, "Alexander and the Terrible Horrible No Good Very Bad Day" (PG).



eBook Tinker Station
Wayne Branch (West)
Saturday, July 18, 2015
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Age Level: No Age Restrictions
Category:


Patrons are invited to learn how to select and use eReaders, as well as search and download materials from the Library's extensive collection of eBooks, audiobooks and digital music. Patrons can drop in anytime during this two-hour visit by the Library's traveling eBook Tinker Station, which is staffed by an eReader expert who can answer questions about the equipment and collection. The Station provides reliable and unbiased information about this growing technology. The Tinker Helpline is also available to call for answers to your questions at 275-4500. This service is made possible by The Indianapolis Foundation Library Fund and Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Critter Shows
Wayne Branch (West)
Tuesday, July 21, 2015 12:30 pm

Age Level: Children of All Ages, Families
Category: Performance or Presentation


Children of all ages and families are invited to meet a few live animals that add to the soundtrack of their neighborhoods and world. This program is presented by Animalia.



Summer Showtime: Dolphin Tale 2
Wayne Branch (West)
Thursday, July 23, 2015 10:30 am

Age Level: Children of All Ages, Families
Category: Movie


Children of all ages and families are invited for a showing of the film, "Dolphin Tale 2" (PG).



PAWS to Read at Wayne
Wayne Branch (West)
Saturday, August 1, 2015 11:00 am

Age Level: School Age (6-11)
Category: Activity


Registration Required

Children who are reluctant readers are invited to read to Gracie or Dandy, Golden Doodles. This activity can help young ones improve their reading skills and self-confidence. Participants may sign-up for a 10-minute reading session with Gracie or Dandy.



First Monday Book Club
Wayne Branch (West)
Monday, August 3, 2015 6:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Book Discussion


Adults are invited to this monthly book discussion program.
The book to be discussed is "The Quiet Woman" by Terence Faherty.



eBook Tinker Station
Wayne Branch (West)
Saturday, August 8, 2015
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Age Level: No Age Restrictions
Category:


Patrons are invited to learn how to select and use eReaders, as well as search and download materials from the Library's extensive collection of eBooks, audiobooks and digital music. Patrons can drop in anytime during this two-hour visit by the Library's traveling eBook Tinker Station, which is staffed by an eReader expert who can answer questions about the equipment and collection. The Station provides reliable and unbiased information about this growing technology. The Tinker Helpline is also available to call for answers to your questions at 275-4500. This service is made possible by The Indianapolis Foundation Library Fund and Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Creatures of the Night: Preschool Animal Program
Wayne Branch (West)
Saturday, August 8, 2015 2:00 pm

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


Preschoolers ages 3 - 6 and an adult are invited to join Silly Safaris to explore the lore surrounding nighttime animals and learn about how they survive in the dark. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



eBook Tinker Station
Wayne Branch (West)
Saturday, August 22, 2015
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Age Level: No Age Restrictions
Category:


Patrons are invited to learn how to select and use eReaders, as well as search and download materials from the Library's extensive collection of eBooks, audiobooks and digital music. Patrons can drop in anytime during this two-hour visit by the Library's traveling eBook Tinker Station, which is staffed by an eReader expert who can answer questions about the equipment and collection. The Station provides reliable and unbiased information about this growing technology. The Tinker Helpline is also available to call for answers to your questions at 275-4500. This service is made possible by The Indianapolis Foundation Library Fund and Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Jungle Jams: Preschool Rhythm Class
Wayne Branch (West)
Tuesday, September 1, 2015 10:30 am

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


Registration Required

Preschoolers under the age of 6 and an adult are invited to get ready to move to the beat of their favorite jungle animals. Bongo Boy Music Center will bring animals to life by introducing basic rhythms and life skills, along with moving to the groove! This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Shake, Rattle and Roll: Baby Music Class
Wayne Branch (West)
Thursday, September 3, 2015 11:00 am

Age Level: Babies (Birth-2)
Category: Activity


Registration Required

Babies up to age 2 and an adult are invited for an interactive musical program with Bongo Boy Music Center. This program will include the use of musical instruments, action songs and movement, and will require the participation of the caregiver. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



PAWS to Read at Wayne
Wayne Branch (West)
Saturday, September 5, 2015 11:00 am

Age Level: School Age (6-11)
Category: Activity


Registration Required

Children who are reluctant readers are invited to read to Gracie or Dandy, Golden Doodles. This activity can help young ones improve their reading skills and self-confidence. Participants may sign-up for a 10-minute reading session with Gracie or Dandy.



First Monday Book Club
Wayne Branch (West)
Monday, September 14, 2015 6:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Book Discussion


Adults are invited to this monthly book discussion program.
The book to be discussed is "Mister Owita's Guide to Gardening: How I Learned the Unexpected Joy of a Green Thumb and an Open Heart" by Carol Wall.



Preschool Art for Cool Cats: Workshop Inspired by Pete the Cat
Wayne Branch (West)
Monday, September 21, 2015 6:30 pm

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


Registration Required

Preschoolers ages 3 - 6 and an adult are invited for a groovy workshop presented by The Art Lab inspired by this favorite laid back feline. Children will listen to a story and create their own multi-media projects. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



PAWS to Read at Wayne
Wayne Branch (West)
Saturday, October 3, 2015 11:00 am

Age Level: School Age (6-11)
Category: Activity


Registration Required

Children who are reluctant readers are invited to read to Gracie or Dandy, Golden Doodles. This activity can help young ones improve their reading skills and self-confidence. Participants may sign-up for a 10-minute reading session with Gracie or Dandy.



First Monday Book Club
Wayne Branch (West)
Monday, October 5, 2015 6:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Book Discussion


Adults are invited to this monthly book discussion program.
The book to be discussed is "Orphan Train" by Christina Baker Kline.



Sing Along with Miss Bobbie
Wayne Branch (West)
Tuesday, October 6, 2015 10:30 am

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


Preschool children and their families are invited to join Miss Bobbie for a live, interactive music experience during which they'll dance, sing, laugh and have fun together. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Little Farmer's Market: Healthy Eating Class for Preschoolers
Wayne Branch (West)
Tuesday, October 13, 2015 10:30 am

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


Registration Required

Preschoolers ages 3 - 6 and an adult are invited for a fun workshop with the Marion County Health Department to learn why fruits and vegetables are so fabulous! There'll be games, stories, and even a little snacking! This workshop includes food. All activities are peanut free. Contact your IndyPL branch with any allergy concerns. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Ask-a-Lawyer
Wayne Branch (West)
Tuesday, October 13, 2015
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Activity


Adults can receive free legal advice through one-on-one consultations with qualified, licensed attorneys who are members of the Indianapolis Bar Association. For those unable to attend, call 269-2000 between 2 - 8 p.m. to speak with an attorney. This community service event is sponsored by the Indianapolis Bar Association and Indianapolis Bar Foundation, in cooperation with The Indianapolis Public Library and Indianapolis Public Schools.



First Monday Book Club
Wayne Branch (West)
Monday, November 2, 2015 6:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Book Discussion


Adults are invited to this monthly book discussion program.
The book to be discussed is "Midnight at Marble Arch: A Charlotte & Thomas Pitt Novel" by Anne Perry.



PAWS to Read at Wayne
Wayne Branch (West)
Saturday, November 7, 2015 11:00 am

Age Level: School Age (6-11)
Category: Activity


Registration Required

Children who are reluctant readers are invited to read to Gracie or Dandy, Golden Doodles. This activity can help young ones improve their reading skills and self-confidence. Participants may sign-up for a 10-minute reading session with Gracie or Dandy.



PAWS to Read at Wayne
Wayne Branch (West)
Saturday, December 5, 2015 11:00 am

Age Level: School Age (6-11)
Category: Activity


Registration Required

Children who are reluctant readers are invited to read to Gracie or Dandy, Golden Doodles. This activity can help young ones improve their reading skills and self-confidence. Participants may sign-up for a 10-minute reading session with Gracie or Dandy.



First Monday Book Club
Wayne Branch (West)
Monday, December 7, 2015 6:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Book Discussion


Adults are invited to this monthly book discussion program.
The book to be discussed is "Still Life With Bread Crumbs" by Anna Quindlen.



Previous Events


Combo Beat Box & Performance
Wayne Branch (West)
Friday, July 3, 2015 1:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 8 and up are invited as rising local star Tony Styxx will help them focus on style, originality and techniques to rock a family get-together or on a stage in no time!