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Beginning Computer Classes at Haughville
Haughville Branch (West)
Thursday, September 1, 2016
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Computers & Technology


Registration Required

Adults are invited to a series of classes that provide a first look at the computer. There will also be typing practice during classes.
The topic of this class will be "Internet Basics." Attendees will learn how to do a basic Google search and how to move around on a web site.



Job Seeker Class at Haughville: Online Application
Haughville Branch (West)
Tuesday, September 20, 2016
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Computers & Technology


Registration Required

Adults are invited to learn how to go to the Indianapolis Star CareerBuilder website and submit an online job application. This class requires an email address and resume.



The Hauntings of Indianapolis: The History of Central State Hospital
Haughville Branch (West)
Tuesday, September 20, 2016
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Performance or Presentation


Delve into the history of Indiana's first mental health hospital. View historical multi-media of Central State Hospital and learn about early causes of insanity, the daily operations, architecture, burials and cemeteries, and much more during this program presented by Unseenpress.com.



African Dance: Preschool Workshop
Haughville Branch (West)
Thursday, September 22, 2016 10:30 am

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


Registration Required

Preschoolers are invited for a journey through the regions of Mali, Senegal, Gambia and Guinea to learn cultural traditions of song and dance. Be ready to move your body! This program is made possible by Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital at St. Vincent through a gift to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Lunch & Learn: Cultures of Indianapolis
Haughville Branch (West)
Friday, September 23, 2016 12:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Multicultural Program


Registration Required

Adults are invited to make a lunch break visit to the Library to enjoy a traditional lunch and learn about cultures represented in Indy. Lunch will be provided by local restaurants. This is a National Welcoming Week event presented in partnership with the Immigrant Welcome Center.
This program will feature the culture of Mexico. It will include a special presentation by the new Mexican Consul in Indianapolis, Javier Abud Osuna.



Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month: ˇRITMO LATINO! Frame Drum Making Workshop
Haughville Branch (West)
Monday, September 26, 2016 5:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Multicultural Program


Registration Required

Children and young people ages 6 and up are invited to make a traditional Latin American frame drum with an authentic sound from common, everyday materials. This program is presented by Sancocho.



Touch-a-Bus @ the Library!
Haughville Branch (West)
Saturday, October 1, 2016
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

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


Preschoolers and an adult are invited for a unique storytime experience. Young transportation enthusiasts can climb aboard and explore an IndyGo bus and listen to a bilingual bus-themed story.



Beginning Computer Classes at Haughville
Haughville Branch (West)
Thursday, October 6, 2016
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Computers & Technology


Registration Required

Adults are invited to a series of classes that provide a first look at the computer. There will also be typing practice during classes.
The topic of this class will be "Beginning Word." Attendees will learn how to type something short in Microsoft Word and learn about printing and spell check.



Dinosaurs!
Haughville Branch (West)
Thursday, October 13, 2016 10:30 am

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


Preschoolers ages 3 - 6 are invited to join Silly Safaris to learn about dinosaurs. They'll meet modern day reptiles and compare them with the reptiles of the past.



Music, Movement and Storytelling
Haughville Branch (West)
Thursday, November 3, 2016 10:30 am

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


Registration Required

Preschoolers are invited to explore how music and dancing can go together. This program also will show how storytelling comes to life with creative body poses relating to nature and animals accented by live music.



Beginning Computer Classes at Haughville
Haughville Branch (West)
Thursday, November 3, 2016
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Computers & Technology


Registration Required

Adults are invited to a series of classes that provide a first look at the computer. There will also be typing practice during classes.
The topic of this class will be "Email." Attendees will set up and use an email account. They will then practice sending and receiving emails.



Fall Cooking Workshops: Cooking with Fresh Fruits and Vegetables
Haughville Branch (West)
Monday, November 7, 2016 5:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to learn tips and recipes when cooking with fresh ingredients. This two-hour workshop includes live demonstrations, food tasting and a lecture presented by Nutrition Services of the Marion County Public Health Department. This program is presented in coordination with the November 5th Spirit and Place lecture, "Home Grown: Building Strong Communities Through Food" featuring urban gardener Novella Carpenter.



Job Seeker Resume Class at Haughville
Haughville Branch (West)
Thursday, November 10, 2016
10:30 pm - 12:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Computers & Technology


Registration Required

Adults are invited to use CareerTransitions to create a new resume or Microsoft Word to update an existing resume.



Fall Cooking Workshops: Quirky Cooking, Healthy Cooking with Unusual Ingredients
Haughville Branch (West)
Monday, November 21, 2016 5:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to join the tasty journey into the world of unfamiliar ingredients. From quinoa to miso and farroh, learn how these and other foods fit into a healthy meal plan. This two-hour workshop includes live demonstrations, food tasting and a lecture presented by Nutrition Services of the Marion County Public Health Department.



Fall Cooking Workshops: Shop Smart!
Haughville Branch (West)
Monday, November 28, 2016 5:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to learn how to plan and shop for simple meals at home. This two-hour workshop includes live demonstrations, food tasting and a lecture presented by Nutrition Services of the Marion County Public Health Department.



Job Seeker Class at Haughville: Online Application
Haughville Branch (West)
Thursday, December 8, 2016
10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Computers & Technology


Registration Required

Adults are invited to learn how to go to the Indianapolis Star CareerBuilder website and submit an online job application. This class requires an email address and resume.



Art + Science Brainstorms: A Streamlines Experience
Haughville Branch (West)
Monday, December 12, 2016 6:00 pm

Age Level: No Age Restrictions
Category: Activity


Young and old alike are invited to bring their imagination and explore the intersections of art and science. How do art and science work together? How do they inform us about our community and the world where we live? Light refreshments will be served. This program is presented in association with Butler University, the National Science Foundation and Da Vinci Pursuit. More information can be found at StreamLines.org.