Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

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Author Jane Mayer in Conversation with Hanna Rosin

Thursday, July 7, 2016, 6:30 p.m.

Jane Mayer, staff writer for The New Yorker and the author of three bestselling and critically acclaimed books, will appear in conversation with Hanna Rosin, co-host of NPR's Invisibilia podcast, and a national correspondent at the Atlantic. They will discuss Mayer’s latest book, Dark Money: The Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the Radical Right.
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3-D Printer Certification Class

Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015, 7 p.m.

This is the certification and training to use the 3-D Printers in the FabLab. All students must take a FabLab orientation before registering for the training! No exceptions. Click on the link at right for the 3-D Printing Certification Training Registration Form.
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iMovie 101

Tuesday, March 17, 2015, 7 p.m.

Learn to edit and present digital footage on an Apple platform. iMovie tutorials can teach you how to create, edit, and add music to your videos. Begin the process of splicing together your documentary or use iMovie to make vacation movies and sports highlight reels, then learn to share your videos with the world. This class will take place in the Studio Lab and is limited to six registrants. Please register at www.bit.ly/labsclasses  
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Rush Hour Reads

Friday, July 8, 2016 (All day)

Want to read more? A few minutes during your commute or at lunch can really add up.
Toddler Story Time

Toddler Story Time

Friday, July 8, 2016, 10 a.m.

Get up and get moving at our Toddler Story Times. These 20-30 minute programs are full of books, songs and fun activities that are designed to help develop your child’s language skills. Children ages 18-36 months and their caregivers are encouraged to engage with the stories and activities and participate in the program along with the children. 
Preschool Story Time

Preschool Story Time

Friday, July 8, 2016, 11 a.m.

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3-5 years. Children and their caregivers, will explore stories and activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. These 30-40 minute programs are designed to promote language and listening skills, expand children’s imaginations and arouse their curiosity about the world around them.
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Friday Lunch and Learn

Friday, July 8, 2016, 12 p.m.

Friday Lunch and Learn is an hour-long bring-your-own brown-bag lunch and Adaptive Technology discussion held in room 215, Center for Accessibility at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library every Friday from 12 noon to 1:00 p.m. It is an opportunity for people enrolled in the JAWS classes to share information.
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Kick Back: Learn How to Sew Emoji Pillows

Friday, July 8, 2016, 2 p.m.

Join us in Teen Space to sew your own emoji pillows. The possibilities are endless. Don’t know how to sew? No problem. We’ll teach you how - it’s easy!
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Rush Hour Reads

Saturday, July 9, 2016 (All day)

Want to read more? A few minutes during your commute or at lunch can really add up.
PC Basics

PC Basics I - Beginner

Saturday, July 9, 2016, 10 a.m.

For those who need to come into the world of computers, this is the class for you. In this 2-hour class, you will overcome your fears and gain the skills that can get you ready for the workplace. Also take the Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing class as a perfect complement to PC Basics. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis. Instructor: L. D. Wright Computer Lab, Room 311 Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well. You will learn to:

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