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This Week at Central & Online: April 6 – April 14

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Saturday, April 6                   Library open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

9:30 AM – 10:30 AM               Acting Games Presented by Second Generation Theatre. Central Meeting Room *

10:00 AM – 1:00 PM                Applying Google Earth Pro to Family History. (online) *

12:00 PM – 2:00 PM                 Stitch Circle. Launch Pad MakerSpace

2:00 PM – 3:30 PM                   Concert, Buffalo Jazz Collective: Mark Filsinger Quintet. Ring of Knowledge

2:00 PM – 3:30 PM                   Sadlyoku – Informational Fashion Show Meeting. Central Meeting Room

                       

Sunday, April 7                      Library open 12 noon to 5 p.m.

                       

Monday, April 8                    Library open 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. – From 3-3:30 pm,    library closes for outdoor eclipse viewing.

10:00 AM                                 Live NASA Streaming & WBLK Radio Live Broadcasting. Ring of Knowledge

11:00 AM                                 Make a Solar Eclipse Viewer. Main Concourse

12:00 PM                                 Eclipse Activities & Crafts. Children’s Room

1:00 PM                                   Launch Pad: Eclipse Grooves & Makes. Launch Pad MakerSpace

All Day                                   Outdoor Crafts, Giveaways & More – Eclipse Viewing Party. Reading Park & Ramp

                       

Tuesday, April 9                    Library open 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.

10:00 AM – 1:00 PM                Information Table: FreeTHEM Center @ Project Mona’s House. Near Computers

10:30 AM – 1:00 PM                It Takes a Village Action Group. Collections Gallery Conference Room *

11:00 AM – 1:00 PM                Liberty Home Care Job Interviews. Central Meeting Room *

12:30 PM – 1:00 PM                 IMAGINE Buffalo Speaker Series: Scott Ekstrom. https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81536246283

3:30 PM – 6:00 PM                  Arts for Learning WNY ArtWorks Program. West Room *

                       

Wednesday, April 10             Library open 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.

9:30 AM – 12:30 PM                Erie County Cultural Plan Group Meeting. Central Meeting Room *

10:00 AM – 2:00 PM                 Digital Navigator (One-on-One Computer Help). Near Computers

10:00 AM – 11:00 AM              TechKnow Class: Home Internet Setup. TechKnow Lab

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM                 3D Printing Certification Course. West Room

3:30 PM – 6:00 PM                  Arts for Learning WNY ArtWorks Program. West Room *

4:00 PM – 5:50 PM                   Movie Matinee: Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989). Ring of Knowledge

4:00 PM – 6:00 PM                   B&ECPL Board of Trustees Policy Committee Meeting. Joseph B. Rounds Board Room

                       

Thursday, April 11                 Library open 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.

8:30 AM – 1:00 PM                  Erie County Bar Association Seminar: Labor & Employment Law Update. Auditorium *         

9:00 AM – 1:00 PM                  Arts Services Inc. Board Engagement Workshop. Collections Gallery Conference Room *

9:00 AM – 10:30 AM               Free Tax Assistance – Morning Session. TechKnow Lab *

10:00 AM – 10:45 AM              Baby/Toddler Storytime. Children’s Room

10:30 AM – 1:00 PM                It Takes a Village Action Group. Central Meeting Room *

1:00 PM – 2:30 PM                  Free Tax Assistance – Afternoon Session. TechKnow Lab *

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM                   SCORE Webinar: How to Manage Your Debt. (online)

3:00 PM – 6:00 PM                   HUGE Used Book Sale! – Early Bird Sale, $5 admittance. 25 cents per item. Collections Gallery

4:00 PM – 5:00 PM                   B&ECPL Board of Trustees Executive Committee Meeting. Joseph B. Rounds Board Room

4:00 PM – 6:00 PM                   Young Generations Program. Arts for Learning Offices *

 

Friday, April 12                      Library open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

9:00 AM – 4:00 PM                  HUGE Used Book Sale. All items 25 cents each or fill your bag for $1. Collections Gallery

10:00 AM – 1:00 PM                Class Visit. Children’s Room, Central Meeting Room *

10:00 AM – 2:00 PM                Legal Aid Bureau of Buffalo walk-in legal clinic. Study Rooms

12:00 PM – 2:00 PM                 Afternoon Art Break. West Room

 

Saturday, April 13                  Library open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

9:00 AM – 4:00 PM                  HUGE Used Book Sale. All items 25 cents each or fill your bag for $1. Collections Gallery

9:30 AM – 10:30 AM               Acting Games Presented by Second Generation Theatre. Central Meeting Room *

10:00 AM – 12:00 PM               Autism Awareness Day Program. Children’s Room, West Room & Ring of Knowledge

10:00 AM – 12:00 PM              Literacy Buffalo-Niagara Tutor Meeting. Collections Gallery Conference Room *

12:00 PM – 2:00 PM                 Stitch Circle. Launch Pad MakerSpace

12:00 PM – 4:00 PM                 Tech 360 (Computer Class). TechKnow Lab *

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM                   Arts for Learning Second Saturday: Welcome, Spring! Workshop. Ring of Knowledge

2:00 PM – 4:45 PM                   Buffalo Writers Critique Group. Collections Gallery Conference Room

 

Sunday, April 14                    Library open 12 noon to 5 p.m.

2:00 PM – 4:45 PM                   Buffalo Fashion Week Model Boot Camp. Central Meeting Room

 

Exhibits & Displays: Open during regular library hours

Say Their Names: Honor Their Legacies. Across from the Grosvenor Room

Recognizing Royalty: The Black Doll Exhibit. Through Monday, April 8. Main Concourse, Ring of Knowledge

Four Centuries of Book Binding: The Jordan Collection. Rare Book Room

The Buffalo Presidential Center Remembers Rosalynn Carter. BPC Gallery, 2nd Floor. Open Saturdays only, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

 

Programs denoted with an asterisk (*) are for pre-registered participants only.

Entering the Library:

Everyone must go through a weapons detection system to enter the Library.

The Washington St. entrance is open during all Library hours.

The Ellicott St. entrance is only open Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Friday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The Clinton St. entrance is only open for Auditorium programs.

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Jamie Moses

Jamie Moses founded Artvoice in 1990

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