Events Calendar

Event Type
Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Tuesday, May 1st, 2018

Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make (Clean Maker Space)
Ages: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Adult Library Programs, Childrens Library Programs, Makerspace, Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
The first Tuesday of each month, join us for an open lab to experiment with various electronics and robotics activities. ...

Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018

Coloring for Adults

10:00am - 12:00pm
Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make (Clean Maker Space)
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Makerspace, Adult Library Programs
Description:
Join us for coloring and light conversation. Pages and coloring utensils provided, and you're encouraged to share your work. No registration. Ages 18+....
Required
Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make II (Messy Maker Space)
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Makerspace, Adult Library Programs
Registration Required
Description:
Group badging for the Laser Cutter/ Engraver. After this training patrons will be "badged" to use the Laser Cutter/ Engraver during Open Hours....

Make II Open Hours

12:00pm - 6:00pm
Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make II (Messy Maker Space)
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Makerspace, Adult Library Programs
Description:
During Open Hours, Make II is available for patrons to work on their own projects while a PPLD staff member is present. Equipment and supplies are available on a first come basis. Patrons must be badged to use a machine during a separate appointment ...

Thursday, May 3rd, 2018

Make II Open Hours

2:00pm - 8:00pm
Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make II (Messy Maker Space)
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Makerspace, Adult Library Programs
Description:
During Open Hours, Make II is available for patrons to work on their own projects while a PPLD staff member is present. Equipment and supplies are available on a first come basis. Patrons must be badged to use a machine during a separate appointment ...

21c Coding Club

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Required
Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make (Clean Maker Space)
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Makerspace, Adult Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Description:
Session 8 of 8. We will finish up the Game Design track from the Google CS coding curriculum. Ages 9 and under should be assisted by a parent or guardian....

Friday, May 4th, 2018

Make II Open Hours

10:00am - 2:00pm
Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make II (Messy Maker Space)
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Makerspace, Adult Library Programs
Description:
During Open Hours, Make II is available for patrons to work on their own projects while a PPLD staff member is present. Equipment and supplies are available on a first come basis. Patrons must be badged to use a machine during a separate appointment ...

Saturday, May 5th, 2018

Make II Open Hours

12:00pm - 5:00pm
Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make II (Messy Maker Space)
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Makerspace, Adult Library Programs
Description:
During Open Hours, Make II is available for patrons to work on their own projects while a PPLD staff member is present. Equipment and supplies are available on a first come basis. Patrons must be badged to use a machine during a separate appointment ...

Monday, May 7th, 2018

Adventures in TinkerCAD

4:00pm - 5:30pm
Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make II (Messy Maker Space)
Ages: Kids
Program Type: Makerspace, Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Kids interested in 3D modeling and 3D printing? This is a great place to start! Kids between 7 and 12 years of age are welcome to join us for this drop-in TinkerCAD club, where we will be learning 3D modeling while working on projects in TinkerCAD. ...

Tuesday, May 8th, 2018

Make II Open Hours

1:00pm - 8:00pm
Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make II (Messy Maker Space)
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Makerspace, Adult Library Programs
Description:
During Open Hours, Make II is available for patrons to work on their own projects while a PPLD staff member is present. Equipment and supplies are available on a first come basis. Patrons must be badged to use a machine during a separate appointment ...

Wednesday, May 9th, 2018

Make II Open Hours

12:00pm - 6:00pm
Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make II (Messy Maker Space)
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Makerspace, Adult Library Programs
Description:
During Open Hours, Make II is available for patrons to work on their own projects while a PPLD staff member is present. Equipment and supplies are available on a first come basis. Patrons must be badged to use a machine during a separate appointment ...

Thursday, May 10th, 2018

Make II Open Hours

2:00pm - 8:00pm
Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make II (Messy Maker Space)
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Makerspace, Adult Library Programs
Description:
During Open Hours, Make II is available for patrons to work on their own projects while a PPLD staff member is present. Equipment and supplies are available on a first come basis. Patrons must be badged to use a machine during a separate appointment ...

Friday, May 11th, 2018

Make II Open Hours

10:00am - 2:00pm
Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make II (Messy Maker Space)
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Makerspace, Adult Library Programs
Description:
During Open Hours, Make II is available for patrons to work on their own projects while a PPLD staff member is present. Equipment and supplies are available on a first come basis. Patrons must be badged to use a machine during a separate appointment ...

Saturday, May 12th, 2018

Required
Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make (Clean Maker Space)
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Makerspace, Adult Library Programs
Registration Required
Description:
In this workshop, we will weave a beaded leather cord bracelet. Learn some essential jewelry-making skills and create something beautiful! Ages 12 and up are welcome. Supplies will be provided. ...

Make II Open Hours

12:00pm - 5:00pm
Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make II (Messy Maker Space)
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Makerspace, Adult Library Programs
Description:
During Open Hours, Make II is available for patrons to work on their own projects while a PPLD staff member is present. Equipment and supplies are available on a first come basis. Patrons must be badged to use a machine during a separate appointment ...

Binders Keepers

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: CreateSpace
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Makerspace, Adult Library Programs
Description:
Binders Keepers is a bi-monthly meeting for bookbinding enthusiasts or wannabes. We meet to share creative ideas, techniques, skills, and of course, handmade books. Every meeting also includes a demonstration that is relevant to bookbinding. Please j...

Tuesday, May 15th, 2018

Make II Open Hours

1:00pm - 8:00pm
Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make II (Messy Maker Space)
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Makerspace, Adult Library Programs
Description:
During Open Hours, Make II is available for patrons to work on their own projects while a PPLD staff member is present. Equipment and supplies are available on a first come basis. Patrons must be badged to use a machine during a separate appointment ...

Wednesday, May 16th, 2018

Make II Open Hours

12:00pm - 6:00pm
Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make II (Messy Maker Space)
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Makerspace, Adult Library Programs
Description:
During Open Hours, Make II is available for patrons to work on their own projects while a PPLD staff member is present. Equipment and supplies are available on a first come basis. Patrons must be badged to use a machine during a separate appointment ...
Required
Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make II (Messy Maker Space)
Ages: All
Program Type: Makerspace, Intergenerational Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Description:
Learn about how to use our Lulzbot TAZ 3D Printers and get badged to be able to use them during Open Hours....

Thursday, May 17th, 2018

Make II Open Hours

2:00pm - 8:00pm
Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make II (Messy Maker Space)
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Makerspace, Adult Library Programs
Description:
During Open Hours, Make II is available for patrons to work on their own projects while a PPLD staff member is present. Equipment and supplies are available on a first come basis. Patrons must be badged to use a machine during a separate appointment ...
Cancelled

21c Coding Club

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make (Clean Maker Space)
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Adult Library Programs, Makerspace
Description:
Coding club is canceled for Thursday, May 17th. Join us June - September as we begin the Animation track from Google CS. Ages 9 and under should be assisted by a parent or guardian....

Friday, May 18th, 2018

Make II Open Hours

10:00am - 2:00pm
Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make II (Messy Maker Space)
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Makerspace, Adult Library Programs
Description:
During Open Hours, Make II is available for patrons to work on their own projects while a PPLD staff member is present. Equipment and supplies are available on a first come basis. Patrons must be badged to use a machine during a separate appointment ...
Required
Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make II (Messy Maker Space)
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Adult Library Programs, Makerspace
Registration Required
Description:
A two part series class where you will learn how to use software and hardware of the machinery in Make II at Library 21c. This month you will have the opportunity to learn the software and hardware of the Laser by creating a family celebrations calen...

Saturday, May 19th, 2018

Make II Open Hours

12:00pm - 5:00pm
Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make II (Messy Maker Space)
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Makerspace, Adult Library Programs
Description:
During Open Hours, Make II is available for patrons to work on their own projects while a PPLD staff member is present. Equipment and supplies are available on a first come basis. Patrons must be badged to use a machine during a separate appointment ...

Sunday, May 20th, 2018

Required
Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make II (Messy Maker Space)
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Makerspace, Adult Library Programs
Registration Required
Description:
Group badging for the Laser Cutter/ Engraver. After this training patrons will be "badged" to use the Laser Cutter/ Engraver during Open Hours....

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018

Make II Open Hours

1:00pm - 8:00pm
Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make II (Messy Maker Space)
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Makerspace, Adult Library Programs
Description:
During Open Hours, Make II is available for patrons to work on their own projects while a PPLD staff member is present. Equipment and supplies are available on a first come basis. Patrons must be badged to use a machine during a separate appointment ...
Required
Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make (Clean Maker Space)
Ages: Tweens, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Adult Library Programs, Makerspace, Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Registration Required
Description:
In this tech challenge, we will examine what we know about how wind turbines work and how wind energy could be used to provide electricity to a community park. In small groups, we will build a model wind turbine, then explore and test common material...

Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018

Make II Open Hours

12:00pm - 6:00pm
Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make II (Messy Maker Space)
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Makerspace, Adult Library Programs
Description:
During Open Hours, Make II is available for patrons to work on their own projects while a PPLD staff member is present. Equipment and supplies are available on a first come basis. Patrons must be badged to use a machine during a separate appointment ...

Thursday, May 24th, 2018

Required
Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make II (Messy Maker Space)
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Makerspace, Adult Library Programs
Registration Required
Description:
Group badging for the Laser Cutter/ Engraver. After this training patrons will be "badged" to use the Laser Cutter/ Engraver during Open Hours. ...

Make II Open Hours

2:00pm - 8:00pm
Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make II (Messy Maker Space)
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Makerspace, Adult Library Programs
Description:
During Open Hours, Make II is available for patrons to work on their own projects while a PPLD staff member is present. Equipment and supplies are available on a first come basis. Patrons must be badged to use a machine during a separate appointment ...

Song-writing 101

6:30pm - 8:00pm
Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make (Clean Maker Space)
Ages: Tweens, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Adult Library Programs, Makerspace, Music
Description:
In this beginner-level program, learn the basics of song structure and composition: key signature, tempo, chord structure and progressions, melody, harmonies and lyrical ideas. Even if you can't read music or play an instrument, you can learn to take...

Friday, May 25th, 2018

Make II Open Hours

10:00am - 2:00pm
Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make II (Messy Maker Space)
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Makerspace, Adult Library Programs
Description:
During Open Hours, Make II is available for patrons to work on their own projects while a PPLD staff member is present. Equipment and supplies are available on a first come basis. Patrons must be badged to use a machine during a separate appointment ...
Required
Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make II (Messy Maker Space)
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Adult Library Programs, Makerspace
Registration Required
Description:
A two part series class where you will learn how to use software and hardware of the machinery in Make II at Library 21c. This month you will have the opportunity to learn the software and hardware of the Laser. *Proficient computer skills are a must...

Saturday, May 26th, 2018

Make II Open Hours

12:00pm - 5:00pm
Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make II (Messy Maker Space)
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Makerspace, Adult Library Programs
Description:
During Open Hours, Make II is available for patrons to work on their own projects while a PPLD staff member is present. Equipment and supplies are available on a first come basis. Patrons must be badged to use a machine during a separate appointment ...

Tuesday, May 29th, 2018

Make II Open Hours

1:00pm - 8:00pm
Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make II (Messy Maker Space)
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Makerspace, Adult Library Programs
Description:
During Open Hours, Make II is available for patrons to work on their own projects while a PPLD staff member is present. Equipment and supplies are available on a first come basis. Patrons must be badged to use a machine during a separate appointment ...
Required
Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make (Clean Maker Space)
Ages: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Adult Library Programs, Makerspace, Teen Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: -1
Description:
The last Tuesday of each month, we will do an electronics project together. This month, we will turn a Chapstick tube into a portable flashlight! Ages 12 and up are welcome. Supplies will be provided. Registration is required. ...

Wednesday, May 30th, 2018

Make II Open Hours

12:00pm - 6:00pm
Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make II (Messy Maker Space)
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Makerspace, Adult Library Programs
Description:
During Open Hours, Make II is available for patrons to work on their own projects while a PPLD staff member is present. Equipment and supplies are available on a first come basis. Patrons must be badged to use a machine during a separate appointment ...

Thursday, May 31st, 2018

Make II Open Hours

2:00pm - 8:00pm
Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make II (Messy Maker Space)
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Makerspace, Adult Library Programs
Description:
During Open Hours, Make II is available for patrons to work on their own projects while a PPLD staff member is present. Equipment and supplies are available on a first come basis. Patrons must be badged to use a machine during a separate appointment ...

Art Buddies

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make (Clean Maker Space)
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Makerspace, Adult Library Programs
Description:
Have fun with art! Bring your creativity to this monthly gathering. Bring whatever project you are working on and work in a group setting. Local artist and instructor Deb Ross will be on hand to help inspire. Some drawing supplies will be provided. R...

Friday, June 1st, 2018

Make II Open Hours

10:00am - 2:00pm
Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make II (Messy Maker Space)
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Makerspace, Adult Library Programs
Description:
During Open Hours, Make II is available for patrons to work on their own projects while a PPLD staff member is present. Equipment and supplies are available on a first come basis. Patrons must be badged to use a machine during a separate appointment ...

Saturday, June 2nd, 2018

Python Beginner's Workshop

10:00am - 5:00pm
Required
Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Petritz Learning Lab
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Adult Library Programs, Makerspace
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Description:
In this full-day workshop, we will learn the basics of Python, a computer programming language. We’ll start the day with lectures on the basic concepts of the language. In the afternoon we will break out into groups to work on projects related to twi...

Make II Open Hours

12:00pm - 5:00pm
Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make II (Messy Maker Space)
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Makerspace, Adult Library Programs
Description:
During Open Hours, Make II is available for patrons to work on their own projects while a PPLD staff member is present. Equipment and supplies are available on a first come basis. Patrons must be badged to use a machine during a separate appointment ...