Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library

Workshop builds on basic knowledge of Illustrator CS6

Published on Tuesday, August 6, 2013

adobe illustrator logoThis workshop will build on basic knowledge of the tools and tricks of Illustrator CS6 and apply them to a project. This time we are going to create camp badges in order to better understand the gradients, paths, fills and strokes within Adobe Illustrator CS6. We will also learn about cool websites for vector graphics to apply to your future Illustrator projects. The first class will be Thursday, Aug. 29 at 2 p.m. Check the calendar for additional dates and times. 

Published on Tuesday, August 6, 2013


March on Washington panel discussion and video presentation

Published on Tuesday, August 6, 2013

March on WashingtonPlease join us Aug. 20 at 6:30 p.m. for a lively panel discussion featuring four individuals who attended the historic March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom 50 years ago and will reflect on their experiences.

Panelists include:

A Weekly Film Series for Adults in Auditorium A-5

Published on Tuesday, August 6, 2013
Mud Poster Aug. 6

Tale of an encounter between two young boys and a fugitive on the Mississippi river. 

Starring Matthew McConaughey, Reese Witherspoon and Sam Shepard. Directed by Jeff Nichols. 

130 minutes, 2012. Rated PG-13.
Olympus has fallen poster

Published on Monday, August 5, 2013

Houndsley and Catina book coverFor young children nurtured on a foundation of picture books that have been read to them, nothing can be more exciting than learning to read a whole book by themselves.  Beginning with pages with a few words and related pictures, such as those in Cat in the Hat by Dr. Seuss or Else Minarik’s Little Bear, children expand their reading skills and build confidence.

Published on Monday, August 5, 2013
skp autodesk

Come and learn the basics of some of our favorite 3-D modeling programs!

Published on Sunday, August 4, 2013

martin Join us for an overview of 3-D printing on Tuesday evenings and Saturday Afternoons! 

We will explore the processes and applications, survey some of the 3-D modeling and design software freely available for creating 3-D objects, and discover valuable resources for 3-D printing on the Web. 

Finally, we will review the 3-D printing capability available to the public in the Digital Commons.

National Conference of African American Librarians (NCAAL)

Published on Sunday, August 4, 2013

Melissa Harris-Perry
The National Conference of African American Librarians (NCAAL)
of the Black Caucus of the American Library Association (BCALA) will meet in Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Aug. 7 – 11.

Dr. Melissa Harris-Perry
, of MSNBC will be the featured speaker for the opening session.

'The Most Complete Guide to the World's Most Powerful Superfood'

Published on Saturday, August 3, 2013

Book CoverKale ... You either love it or hate it, but maybe, just maybe, this book will move you into the love it camp!

Kale, oftentimes referred to as a 'superfood' is packed with nutrients and green goodness. One serving alone surpasses your RDA for both Vitamins A and C!

Beading for Teens

Published on Friday, August 2, 2013

Junk-Box Jewelry by Sarah Drew