Lamond-Riggs
Neighborhood Library

Iran in Context: The Bigger Picture

Newspapers and cable TV programs are flooded with Iranian-themed stories of nuclear weapon proliferation, tyranny, assassinations, sabotage, democratic uprisings, insurgencies, human rights violations and repression. For a sense of the bigger picture, delve deeper with these titles from experts as well as the newsmakers themselves. 

Getting Started With Email

Computer Class

Interested in getting started with email? If so, join us Thursday, March 15th from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in Meeting Room #1 for an in-depth, hands on email tutorial. Attendees will learn how to create an email account, compose emails, navigate folders and send messages. In addition, attendees will learn tips and tricks for remembering passwords and keeping them safe.

Early Literacy Fun

A B C - Awesome Books and Craft

The wall is decorated with alphabet crafts. So far it is covered from A-to-W as we emphasize Early Literacy Skills during our Wednesday morning story times. The Early Literacy Skill of Letter Knowledge is what makes up the “ABC - Awesome Books and Craft” program at Lamond-Riggs. As we approach the end of this series our board is almost full. There are only a few more weeks to go with  X,  Y,  and Z.

Book Review: "The Future of Us"

The Future of Us is an interesting book. It is a strange combination of Gen-X nostalgia and teenage broken-heartedness.

New: Parent/Caregiver Lecture Series

Spread the word... every first Tuesday of the month throughout the school year at 5:30 p.m.,  visit the Lamond-Riggs Library for a new lecture series. The series, geared toward the interest of parents and caregivers,  will include a share and tell on these topics:  "Help Your Child Become a Reader";  "Read-Aloud Workshop"; "Destination Library = Fun for All"; "You and Your Curious Child";  and "Joys of Summer Reading."  Come and contribute to our interesting discussions. 

AARP Free Tax Return Assistance

The AARP will provide free tax return assistance on a first-come, first-served basis to taxpayers with low to moderate incomes.Tax Preparation Dates and Times: Feb. 1, 2012 - April 12, 2012Wednesday 10:30 a.m.- 2:30 p.m.Thursday      1:30 - 5:30 p.m.

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Film Showing

Join us as we celebrate the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The library will show two films on the life and legacy of Dr. King on Thursday, January 19th.

Lamond Riggs Teen Book Club: "The Future of Us"

Join the Lamond-Riggs Neighborhood Library Teen Book Club!

Season's Greetings!

Holiday Crafts and Decorating Ideas

The holiday season is here! The next time you're visiting the Lamond-Riggs Library, stop by one of our holiday-themed book displays for ideas on seasonal recipes, designs and crafts.

Jazz Classics and Accompanying Scores

Don't Just Listen--- Play Along!

We all love the classics; we consider them to be modern standards. Whether it's Blue in Green, Flamenco Sketches, Giant StepsRuby My Dear (Monk)... or even Ruby My Dear (Coltrane), we can never get enough. But let's not forget that while we love these songs and the artists who created them, we're musicians as well! We all strum and blow and drum and sing. So in the interest of musical do-it-yourselfers everywhere, check out these sheet music and CD combos!

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