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Events for June 22, 2017

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Teen Summer Showtime: Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
Wayne Branch (West)
Friday, June 23, 2017 2:00 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17)
Category: Movie


Teens are invited for a showing of the film, "Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban" (PG).



Farmers Pantry: Easy Cooking Class for Kids
Wayne Branch (West)
Monday, June 26, 2017 10:30 am

Age Level: School Age (6-11)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 - 11 are invited to join the Marion County Health Department for a hands-on look at cooking and tasting everyday food items such as corn and green beans. This program is made possible by the Ms. Tracy L. Haddad Foundation, a fund of Central Indiana Community Foundation, through a grant to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation. Space is limited to 20 per session.



Silly Safaris Animal Shows
Wayne Branch (West)
Tuesday, June 27, 2017 10:45 am

Age Level: Children of All Ages, Families
Category: Performance or Presentation


Children and families are invited to join Silly Safaris to learn about animals during this 45-minute show featuring live animals! Animal programs are made possible by Mary Frances Rubly and Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Adult Coloring @ Wayne
Wayne Branch (West)
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Activity


Adults are invited to participate in coloring at the Library! Use markers or colored pencils to color individual sheets pulled from adult coloring books. All materials will be supplied.



Beginning Gardening for Kids: Good Bugs, Bad Bugs
Wayne Branch (West)
Wednesday, June 28, 2017 2:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 - 12 are invited to plant seeds, talk about good bugs and bad bugs, and get a hands-on look at how to grow better plants. The activity will include using dirt, so children should come dressed to mess! This program is made possible by the Ms. Tracy L. Haddad Foundation, a fund of Central Indiana Community Foundation, through a grant to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation. Space is limited to 20 per session.



Summer Showtime: Kubo and the Two Strings
Wayne Branch (West)
Thursday, June 29, 2017 1:00 pm

Age Level: Children of All Ages, Families
Category: Movie


Children and families are invited for a showing of the film, "Kubo and the Two Strings" (PG).



Pacers Summer Reading Tour
Wayne Branch (West)
Friday, June 30, 2017 1:00 pm

Age Level: Children of All Ages
Category: Story Time


Children of all ages are invited to listen to stories read by members of the Pacers All-Star Reading Team and play the dice game for prizes.



First Monday Book Club
Wayne Branch (West)
Monday, July 3, 2017 6:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Book Discussion


Adults are invited to this monthly book discussion program.
The book to be discussed is "China Dolls" by Lisa See.



Summer Showtime: The Great Gilly Hopkins
Wayne Branch (West)
Thursday, July 6, 2017 1:00 pm

Age Level: Children of All Ages, Families
Category: Movie


Children and families are invited for a showing of the film, "The Great Gilly Hopkins" (PG).



Teen Summer Showtime: Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
Wayne Branch (West)
Friday, July 7, 2017 2:00 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17)
Category: Movie


Teens are invited for a showing of the film, "Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire" (PG-13).



Silly Safaris Animal Shows
Wayne Branch (West)
Tuesday, July 11, 2017 10:45 am

Age Level: Children of All Ages, Families
Category: Performance or Presentation


Children and families are invited to join Silly Safaris to learn about animals during this 45-minute show featuring live animals! Animal programs are made possible by Mary Frances Rubly and Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Circuitry & Robots Workshop
Wayne Branch (West)
Tuesday, July 11, 2017 4:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

School-age children and teens are invited to join the Art Lab and learn about basic circuitry and create a moving robot from various parts. This program is made possible by the Ms. Tracy L. Haddad Foundation, a fund of Central Indiana Community Foundation, through a grant to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation. Space is limited to 20 per session.



Adult Coloring @ Wayne
Wayne Branch (West)
Tuesday, July 11, 2017
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Activity


Adults are invited to participate in coloring at the Library! Use markers or colored pencils to color individual sheets pulled from adult coloring books. All materials will be supplied.



Summer Showtime: Finding Dory
Wayne Branch (West)
Thursday, July 13, 2017 1:00 pm

Age Level: Children of All Ages, Families
Category: Movie


Children and families are invited for a showing of the film, "Finding Dory" (PG).



Teen Summer Showtime: Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
Wayne Branch (West)
Friday, July 14, 2017 12:30 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17)
Category: Movie


Teens are invited for a showing of the film, "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix" (PG-13).



Teen Summer Showtime: Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
Wayne Branch (West)
Friday, July 14, 2017 3:00 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17)
Category: Movie


Teens are invited for a showing of the film, "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince" (PG-13).



Tech Lab
Wayne Branch (West)
Monday, July 17, 2017 3:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 8 and up are invited to discover some fun with the iPad and an app from OSMO! Join the fun and try your hand at a digital art masterpiece or test your business savvy playing the Pizza Game. This program is limited to 10 participants.



Silly Safaris Animal Shows
Wayne Branch (West)
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 10:45 am

Age Level: Children of All Ages, Families
Category: Performance or Presentation


Children and families are invited to join Silly Safaris to learn about animals during this 45-minute show featuring live animals! Animal programs are made possible by Mary Frances Rubly and Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Tech Lab
Wayne Branch (West)
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 3:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 8 and up are invited to discover some fun with the iPad and an app from OSMO! Join the fun and try your hand at a digital art masterpiece or test your business savvy playing the Pizza Game. This program is limited to 10 participants.



Tech Lab
Wayne Branch (West)
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 3:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 8 and up are invited to discover some fun with the iPad and an app from OSMO! Join the fun and try your hand at a digital art masterpiece or test your business savvy playing the Pizza Game. This program is limited to 10 participants.



Summer Showtime: Secret Life of Pets
Wayne Branch (West)
Thursday, July 20, 2017 1:00 pm

Age Level: Children of All Ages, Families
Category: Movie


Children of all ages and families are invited for a showing of the film, "Secret Life of Pets" (PG).



Teen Summer Showtime: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part I
Wayne Branch (West)
Friday, July 21, 2017 12:30 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17)
Category: Movie


Teens are invited for a showing of the film, "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part I" (PG-13).



Teen Summer Showtime: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part II
Wayne Branch (West)
Friday, July 21, 2017 3:00 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17)
Category: Movie


Teens are invited for a showing of the film, "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part II" (PG-13).



Silly Safaris Animal Shows
Wayne Branch (West)
Tuesday, July 25, 2017 10:45 am

Age Level: Children of All Ages, Families
Category: Performance or Presentation


Children and families are invited to join Silly Safaris to learn about animals during this 45-minute show featuring live animals! Animal programs are made possible by Mary Frances Rubly and Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Adult Coloring @ Wayne
Wayne Branch (West)
Tuesday, July 25, 2017
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Activity


Adults are invited to participate in coloring at the Library! Use markers or colored pencils to color individual sheets pulled from adult coloring books. All materials will be supplied.



Summer Showtime: Pete's Dragon
Wayne Branch (West)
Thursday, July 27, 2017 1:00 pm

Age Level: Children of All Ages, Families
Category: Movie


Children and families are invited for a showing of the film, "Pete's Dragon" (PG).



2017 Adult Summer Reading Program: Wendell Fowler Author Talk & Book Signing
Wayne Branch (West)
Monday, July 31, 2017
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Author Visit


As part of the Adult Summer Reading Program, WISH-TV food personality Wendell Fowler will discuss his latest cookbook, "Eat Right Now! 3.0." His talk will be followed by book signings and sales. This program has been made possible through a grant from Indiana Humanities in cooperation with the National Endowment for the Humanities.



Adult Computer Club
Wayne Branch (West)
Tuesday, August 1, 2017
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Computers & Technology


Registration Required

Adults are invited to a one-hour session on a computer topic or activity. The second half-hour is dedicated to Q & A, discussion and help time. Attendees are encouraged to bring their own laptop. Four laptops will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.



PAWS to Read at Wayne
Wayne Branch (West)
Saturday, August 5, 2017
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11)
Category: Activity


Registration Required

Children who are reluctant readers are invited to read to Gracie or Dandy, Golden Doodles. This activity can help young ones improve their reading skills and self-confidence. Participants may sign-up for a 10-minute reading session with Gracie or Dandy.



eBook Tinker Station
Wayne Branch (West)
Saturday, August 5, 2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Age Level: No Age Restrictions
Category:


Patrons are invited to learn how to select and use eReaders, as well as search and download materials from the Library's extensive collection of eBooks, audiobooks and digital music. Patrons can drop in anytime during this two-hour visit by the Library's traveling eBook Tinker Station, which is staffed by an eReader expert who can answer questions about the equipment and collection. The Station provides reliable and unbiased information about this growing technology. The Tinker Helpline is also available to call for answers to your questions at 317-275-4500. This service is made possible by Comcast Heartland Region, the ALA/Information Today Library of the Future Award, and Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



First Monday Book Club
Wayne Branch (West)
Monday, August 7, 2017 6:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Book Discussion


Adults are invited to this monthly book discussion program.
The book to be discussed is "Cleopatra: A Life" by Stacy Schiff.



Adult Coloring @ Wayne
Wayne Branch (West)
Tuesday, August 8, 2017
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Activity


Adults are invited to participate in coloring at the Library! Use markers or colored pencils to color individual sheets pulled from adult coloring books. All materials will be supplied.



Crafty Computer Classes: Create Your Own Ringtone
Wayne Branch (West)
Thursday, August 10, 2017
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17), Adults
Category: Computers & Technology


Registration Required

Teens, tweens and young adults are invited to learn how recorded music is represented as a digital file, how to edit and song and save it as an mp3 file using Audacity, and how to download a file to a phone as a ringtone. Laptops will be available. Space is limited to four participants.



I Like Myself: Preschool Art Workshop
Wayne Branch (West)
Tuesday, August 22, 2017 10:30 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Preschoolers are invited to celebrate the unique and wonderful YOU with a multimedia masterpiece led by the Art Lab. They'll listen to a story and create their own masterpiece.



Adult Coloring @ Wayne
Wayne Branch (West)
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Activity


Adults are invited to participate in coloring at the Library! Use markers or colored pencils to color individual sheets pulled from adult coloring books. All materials will be supplied.



Crafty Computer Classes: Create Your Own Ringtone
Wayne Branch (West)
Thursday, August 24, 2017
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17), Adults
Category: Computers & Technology


Registration Required

Teens, tweens and young adults are invited to learn how recorded music is represented as a digital file, how to edit and song and save it as an mp3 file using Audacity, and how to download a file to a phone as a ringtone. Laptops will be available. Space is limited to four participants.



Colors & Magic & Numbers, Oh My!
Wayne Branch (West)
Tuesday, August 29, 2017 10:30 am

Age Level: Toddlers (2 years), Preschool (3-5)
Category: Performance or Presentation


Toddlers and preschoolers are invited to join Magic Don for an interactive show featuring special participation magic tricks which encourage learning and reinforcement of colors, numbers and movement.



PAWS to Read at Wayne
Wayne Branch (West)
Saturday, September 2, 2017
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11)
Category: Activity


Registration Required

Children who are reluctant readers are invited to read to Gracie or Dandy, Golden Doodles. This activity can help young ones improve their reading skills and self-confidence. Participants may sign-up for a 10-minute reading session with Gracie or Dandy.



eBook Tinker Station
Wayne Branch (West)
Saturday, September 2, 2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Age Level: No Age Restrictions
Category:


Patrons are invited to learn how to select and use eReaders, as well as search and download materials from the Library's extensive collection of eBooks, audiobooks and digital music. Patrons can drop in anytime during this two-hour visit by the Library's traveling eBook Tinker Station, which is staffed by an eReader expert who can answer questions about the equipment and collection. The Station provides reliable and unbiased information about this growing technology. The Tinker Helpline is also available to call for answers to your questions at 317-275-4500. This service is made possible by Comcast Heartland Region, the ALA/Information Today Library of the Future Award, and Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Zany Zoo
Wayne Branch (West)
Tuesday, September 5, 2017 11:30 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5)
Category: Activity


Registration Required

Preschoolers are invited to join Express Kids for an imaginary train ride with animals on board, all smiling and singing! They can enjoy marching, matching, singing and sign language.



Adult Computer Club
Wayne Branch (West)
Tuesday, September 5, 2017
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Computers & Technology


Registration Required

Adults are invited to a one-hour session on a computer topic or activity. The second half-hour is dedicated to Q & A, discussion and help time. Attendees are encouraged to bring their own laptop. Four laptops will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.



First Monday Book Club
Wayne Branch (West)
Monday, September 11, 2017 6:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Book Discussion


Adults are invited to this monthly book discussion program.
The book to be discussed is "All the Light We Cannot See" by Anthony Doerr.



Adult Coloring @ Wayne
Wayne Branch (West)
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Activity


Adults are invited to participate in coloring at the Library! Use markers or colored pencils to color individual sheets pulled from adult coloring books. All materials will be supplied.



Indiana Backyard
Wayne Branch (West)
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 10:30 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5)
Category: Performance or Presentation


Preschoolers are invited to join Silly Safaris to learn about the animals that live in your backyard and visit with live animals.



Adult Coloring @ Wayne
Wayne Branch (West)
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Activity


Adults are invited to participate in coloring at the Library! Use markers or colored pencils to color individual sheets pulled from adult coloring books. All materials will be supplied.



First Monday Book Club
Wayne Branch (West)
Monday, October 2, 2017 6:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Book Discussion


Adults are invited to this monthly book discussion program.
The book to be discussed is "The Nightingale" by Kristin Hannah.



Adult Computer Club
Wayne Branch (West)
Tuesday, October 3, 2017
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Computers & Technology


Registration Required

Adults are invited to a one-hour session on a computer topic or activity. The second half-hour is dedicated to Q & A, discussion and help time. Attendees are encouraged to bring their own laptop. Four laptops will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.



PAWS to Read at Wayne
Wayne Branch (West)
Saturday, October 7, 2017
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11)
Category: Activity


Registration Required

Children who are reluctant readers are invited to read to Gracie or Dandy, Golden Doodles. This activity can help young ones improve their reading skills and self-confidence. Participants may sign-up for a 10-minute reading session with Gracie or Dandy.



eBook Tinker Station
Wayne Branch (West)
Saturday, October 7, 2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Age Level: No Age Restrictions
Category:


Patrons are invited to learn how to select and use eReaders, as well as search and download materials from the Library's extensive collection of eBooks, audiobooks and digital music. Patrons can drop in anytime during this two-hour visit by the Library's traveling eBook Tinker Station, which is staffed by an eReader expert who can answer questions about the equipment and collection. The Station provides reliable and unbiased information about this growing technology. The Tinker Helpline is also available to call for answers to your questions at 317-275-4500. This service is made possible by Comcast Heartland Region, the ALA/Information Today Library of the Future Award, and Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Adult Coloring @ Wayne
Wayne Branch (West)
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Activity


Adults are invited to participate in coloring at the Library! Use markers or colored pencils to color individual sheets pulled from adult coloring books. All materials will be supplied.



African Dance
Wayne Branch (West)
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 10:30 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5)
Category: Activity


Registration Required

Preschoolers are invited to journey through the regions of Mali, Senegal, Gambia and Guinea to learn cultural traditions of song and dance along the way. Be ready to move your body! This program is presented by Ronne Stone.



Adult Coloring @ Wayne
Wayne Branch (West)
Tuesday, October 24, 2017
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Activity


Adults are invited to participate in coloring at the Library! Use markers or colored pencils to color individual sheets pulled from adult coloring books. All materials will be supplied.



PAWS to Read at Wayne
Wayne Branch (West)
Saturday, November 4, 2017
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11)
Category: Activity


Registration Required

Children who are reluctant readers are invited to read to Gracie or Dandy, Golden Doodles. This activity can help young ones improve their reading skills and self-confidence. Participants may sign-up for a 10-minute reading session with Gracie or Dandy.



eBook Tinker Station
Wayne Branch (West)
Saturday, November 4, 2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Age Level: No Age Restrictions
Category:


Patrons are invited to learn how to select and use eReaders, as well as search and download materials from the Library's extensive collection of eBooks, audiobooks and digital music. Patrons can drop in anytime during this two-hour visit by the Library's traveling eBook Tinker Station, which is staffed by an eReader expert who can answer questions about the equipment and collection. The Station provides reliable and unbiased information about this growing technology. The Tinker Helpline is also available to call for answers to your questions at 317-275-4500. This service is made possible by Comcast Heartland Region, the ALA/Information Today Library of the Future Award, and Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



First Monday Book Club
Wayne Branch (West)
Monday, November 6, 2017 6:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Book Discussion


Adults are invited to this monthly book discussion program.
The book to be discussed is "The Second Mrs. Hockaday" by Susan Rivers.



Adult Computer Club
Wayne Branch (West)
Tuesday, November 7, 2017
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Computers & Technology


Registration Required

Adults are invited to a one-hour session on a computer topic or activity. The second half-hour is dedicated to Q & A, discussion and help time. Attendees are encouraged to bring their own laptop. Four laptops will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.



Adult Coloring @ Wayne
Wayne Branch (West)
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Activity


Adults are invited to participate in coloring at the Library! Use markers or colored pencils to color individual sheets pulled from adult coloring books. All materials will be supplied.



O Pato!
Wayne Branch (West)
Tuesday, November 28, 2017 10:30 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5)
Category: Activity


Registration Required

Preschoolers act are invited to out the story of a duck and friends in this Portuguese folk song with a live violin performance. Coming together in a circle, children will take turns participating in singing, dancing and acting while learning cooperation. This program will be presented by local musician Cathy Morris.



Adult Coloring @ Wayne
Wayne Branch (West)
Tuesday, November 28, 2017
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Activity


Adults are invited to participate in coloring at the Library! Use markers or colored pencils to color individual sheets pulled from adult coloring books. All materials will be supplied.



PAWS to Read at Wayne
Wayne Branch (West)
Saturday, December 2, 2017
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11)
Category: Activity


Registration Required

Children who are reluctant readers are invited to read to Gracie or Dandy, Golden Doodles. This activity can help young ones improve their reading skills and self-confidence. Participants may sign-up for a 10-minute reading session with Gracie or Dandy.



eBook Tinker Station
Wayne Branch (West)
Saturday, December 2, 2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Age Level: No Age Restrictions
Category:


Patrons are invited to learn how to select and use eReaders, as well as search and download materials from the Library's extensive collection of eBooks, audiobooks and digital music. Patrons can drop in anytime during this two-hour visit by the Library's traveling eBook Tinker Station, which is staffed by an eReader expert who can answer questions about the equipment and collection. The Station provides reliable and unbiased information about this growing technology. The Tinker Helpline is also available to call for answers to your questions at 317-275-4500. This service is made possible by Comcast Heartland Region, the ALA/Information Today Library of the Future Award, and Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



First Monday Book Club
Wayne Branch (West)
Monday, December 4, 2017 6:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Book Discussion


Adults are invited to this monthly book discussion program.
The book to be discussed is "The Bookshop on the Corner" by Jenny Colgan.



Adult Computer Club
Wayne Branch (West)
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Computers & Technology


Registration Required

Adults are invited to a one-hour session on a computer topic or activity. The second half-hour is dedicated to Q & A, discussion and help time. Attendees are encouraged to bring their own laptop. Four laptops will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.



Adult Coloring @ Wayne
Wayne Branch (West)
Tuesday, December 12, 2017
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Activity


Adults are invited to participate in coloring at the Library! Use markers or colored pencils to color individual sheets pulled from adult coloring books. All materials will be supplied.



Adult Coloring @ Wayne
Wayne Branch (West)
Tuesday, December 26, 2017
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Activity


Adults are invited to participate in coloring at the Library! Use markers or colored pencils to color individual sheets pulled from adult coloring books. All materials will be supplied.



Previous Events


Summer Showtime: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
Wayne Branch (West)
Thursday, June 22, 2017 1:00 pm

Age Level: Children of All Ages, Families
Category: Movie


Children and families are invited for a showing of the film, "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" (PG-13).