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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Monday, February 08, 2016
Time
9:30 AM
Description
Get a free 30-minute, one-on-one tutoring session from a reference librarian! We can help you with your tablet or mobile device; basic computer skills; internet use; signing up for an email account; using Microsoft Office; using the library's electronic collections, catalog, or databases; and more. We are not able to help with hardware or virus/malware issues.

Be sure to have any logins and passwords with you when you arrive for your session. We'll meet in the computer training lab. Please register to reserve your session by calling the Noblesville Library at 317-770-3209.
Location
Computer Training Lab
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Monday, February 08, 2016
Time
10:00 AM
Description
This is a drop-in story time for all ages and their families. Children will listen to stories and participate in songs, activities, making a craft and free play.
Location
Children's Program Room 172/173
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Monday, February 08, 2016
Time
10:30 AM
Description
Storytime is for older toddlers through preschoolers and their caregiver. Sing, play and listen to stories followed by an activity or craft. Our programs are designed to include STEAM activities, help young children develop the skills they will need to be ready to read, and encourage the development of fine and gross motor skills.
Location
Children's Programming Room
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Monday, February 08, 2016
Time
11:00 AM
Description
This is a drop-in story time for all ages and their families. Children will listen to stories and participate in songs, activities, making a craft and free play.
Location
Children's Program Room 172/173
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Monday, February 08, 2016
Time
1:30 PM
Description
A continuation of Word I. While the first class focused on the visual capabilities of Word, this class will focus on how to make your text look great. We will learn how to edit text, insert breaks, columns, hyperlink, mail merge, along with other tips. We will then learn how to review, save and protect the document. Registration is required.
Location
Computer Training Lab
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Monday, February 08, 2016
Time
2:00 PM
Description
In part two we will learn how to manipulate data already in a spreadsheet. You will learn about relative and absolute references, formatting data, subtotals, charts, tables, Pivot tables, IF function, VLOOKUP, and other subjects. Students should have taken Excel I, or be comfortable with basic Excel to take this class. Registration is required. kas
Location
Computer Training Lab
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Monday, February 08, 2016
Time
4:30 PM
Description
Be a part of the next step in our Makers movement!
Try your skills with OWI kits.  Learn about our Raspberry PI & coding. Work together to build a controllable, working five foot tall ROBOTRIX robot! We would like your ideas, too!
Location
Children's Program Room 169/170
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Monday, February 08, 2016
Time
7:00 PM
Description
Do you love to build amazing Lego creations? Bring your friends and join us for some fun engineering creativity! Please bring your own Legos to create your masterpiece. You may temporarily leave your creations at the library for display or have your picture (with your creation) posted on our Facebook page! This is for builders ages 5 to 12.
Location
Teen Programming Room
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 09, 2016
Time
9:00 AM
Description
The American Association for Retired Persons (AARP) will provide free tax assistance for seniors, low-income families and individuals at the Noblesville Library. Assistance will be available Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. February 4 through April 10. AARP volunteers are trained, tested, and monitored by the IRS. Electronic filing is available. Assistance will be provided on a first come first served basis. Please bring your Social Security card, a government issued ID such as a driver's license, and last year's tax forms with you. For further information call Reference at 770-3209.
Location
Noblesville North Meeting Room
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 09, 2016
Time
9:30 AM
Description
A continuation of Word I. While the first class focused on the visual capabilities of Word, this class will focus on how to make your text look great. We will learn how to edit text, insert breaks, columns, hyperlink, mail merge, along with other tips. We will then learn how to review, save and protect the document. Registration is required. kas
Location
Computer Training Lab
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 09, 2016
Time
10:00 AM
Description
This creative playtime is for babies birth through 2 yrs. We'll share stories, songs, and rhymes followed by time to play! Siblings are welcome.
Location
Children's Program Room 172/173
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 09, 2016
Time
10:00 AM
Description
So, you've got an iPad or iPhone and are familiar with the basics.  However, you've got some nagging questions and still would like to use your device more effectively.  This class is for those who want to go beyond the basics.   Bring your curiosity and questions so you can better integrate your device into your daily life!  Pop in to have your question answered or stay as long as you need!
Location
Computer Training Lab
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 09, 2016
Time
10:30 AM
Description
This lapsit program is for infants through young toddlers and their caregiver. Participate in rhymes, songs, and stories with your little one. Babytimes are designed to familiarize babies with sounds, words, and stories and to encourage the development of motor skills. Caregivers will take away ideas for playing with baby in a meaningful way.
Location
Children's Programming Room
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 09, 2016
Time
11:00 AM
Description

If your preschooler likes music and movement, try out this fun musical program! We will enjoy action songs, dancing, singing, playing percussion instruments and other musical props! Activities in this program will be designed to encourage the development of language and gross motor skills of children ages 3-5. Free tickets are required and will be available on a first-come, first-served basis at the Children's Reference Desk 15 minutes prior to the scheduled program start time (accompanying adults and infants do not need tickets).  

Location
Children's Program Room 172/173
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 09, 2016
Time
2:00 PM
Description
This story time is open to all children and especially geared to children with sensory integration challenges. It will engage all of the senses through music, movement, stories and play. If your child has difficulty sitting through one of the other story times, this program may be just what you are looking for.
Location
Children's Program Room 169/170
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 09, 2016
Time
2:15 PM
Description
Whether you want to admit it or not: we all have them!  Black sheep ancestors! Those family members who are regarded as a disgrace to the family are the ancestors we love to find hanging on the family tree. Participants are invited to share photos, artifacts, and stories of their "black sheep" ancestors.  Feel free to share your research path to discover them. This is an informal discussion group and registration is not required.
Location
Genealogy Classroom
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 09, 2016
Time
4:00 PM
Description
Super Smash Brothers meetup for anyone 12 to 19. Come snack and smash! Every Tuesday of the month.
Location
Teen Programming Room
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 09, 2016
Time
4:00 PM
Description
Minecraft Open Play is held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4:00-6:30 p.m.  All ages are welcome to play the educational version of Minecraft in the computer classroom on the second floor of the Noblesville Library. Children under the age of 12 should have an adult with them since this is not a supervised program.
Location
Computer Training Lab
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 09, 2016
Time
6:00 PM
Description
Relax with the "Love on a Leash" therapy dogs. Run through a mock obedience course. Play some fun games and enjoy some warm and delicious popcorn. Come join all the FUN in the Teen Zone! All ages welcome.
Location
Teen Program Room
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 09, 2016
Time
7:00 PM
Description
If you enjoy reading nonfiction books, then this is the group for you! We will meet on the 2nd Tuesday of every month with a summer hiatus in June and July.
Location
Fishers Stage
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 09, 2016
Time
7:00 PM
Description
Learn the fundamentals of JavaScript, the programming language for the web with local web developer Randy Cox.  JavaScript is a programming language used to make web pages interactive.  This six week course will give you a great foundation with JavaScript and assist with learning other programming languages.   

Location
Computer Training Lab
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 09, 2016
Time
7:00 PM
Description
This is a drop-in story time for all ages and their families. The program room will be open from 7:00pm to 8:00pm. You may make a craft and have playtime with the early literacy toys. Library staff will be on hand to share a story or two.
Location
Children's Program Room 172/173
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 09, 2016
Time
7:00 PM
Description
If you love discussing fiction, join this group of book lovers each month! This month's selection will be Minaret by Leila Aboulela.

We meet at Noble Coffee & Tea (933 Logan St., Noblesville). For more information or to reserve your copy of a book, contact Julia in the Adult Reference Department of the Hamilton East Public Library at 317-770-3209.
Location
Other
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time
9:00 AM
Description
The American Association for Retired Persons (AARP) will provide free tax assistance for seniors, low-income families and individuals at the Noblesville Library. Assistance will be available Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. February 4 through April 10. AARP volunteers are trained, tested, and monitored by the IRS. Electronic filing is available. Assistance will be provided on a first come first served basis. Please bring your Social Security card, a government issued ID such as a driver's license, and last year's tax forms with you. For further information call Reference at 770-3209.
Location
Noblesville North Meeting Room
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time
9:30 AM
Description
Get the answers to your computer questions. Whether or not you're a computer beginner, we are happy to offer you a free, half-hour, one-on-one session with one of our reference librarians. Receive basic computer tutoring in areas like basic computer/internet/email use, iPad & eReaders, digital downloads, Microsoft Office, library catalog and other online resources. We cannot help troubleshoot or fix hardware issues. Please come prepared with your questions and any passwords related to your issue. We will meet in the computer training lab at the Fishers Library. Sign up by calling 579-0307 or stopping by the Adult Services Department. jkd
Location
Computer Training Lab
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time
9:30 AM
Description
For toddlers and preschoolers and their caregiver. Start your morning with music and movement! This program incorporates songs, rhymes, and dance that will help get you ready for your busy day. Encourages the development of gross motor skills and language skills. Rhythm instruments for 25 children will be available. The program may be enjoyed without instruments.
Location
Children's Programming Room
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time
10:00 AM
Description
This creative playtime is for babies birth through 2 yrs. We'll share stories, songs, and rhymes followed by time to play! Siblings are welcome.
Location
Children's Program Room 172/173
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time
10:30 AM
Description
This lapsit program is for infants through young toddlers and their caregiver. Participate in rhymes, songs, and stories with your little one. Babytimes are designed to familiarize babies with sounds, words, and stories and to encourage the development of motor skills. Caregivers will take away ideas for playing with baby in a meaningful way.
Location
Children's Programming Room
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time
11:00 AM
Description
This is a drop-in story time for all ages and their families. Children will listen to stories and participate in songs, activities, making a craft and free play.
Location
Children's Program Room 172/173
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time
2:00 PM
Description
This hands-on class will get you started typing. We will learn how to position our hands on a keyboard, then use a free online typing tutorial. After today, you will be able to continue to learn on your own - you will be typing as fast as you think in just weeks! kas
Location
Computer Training Lab
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time
2:00 PM
Description
This program incorporates stories, songs, hands-on projects, and interactive activities that focus on helping children ages 4-6 learn school-readiness skills, develop social skills, and explore more challenging concepts. No registration is required.
Location
Children's Programming Room
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time
6:00 PM
Description
Are you a chocoholic?  Is your Valentine a chocoholic?  Come to the TeenZone for the ultimate chocolate lover's party!  Games, trivia, giveaways and samples.  LOTS of samples of different kinds of chocolate.  You'll have the opportunity to make your Valentine (or yourself) a  present including Doctor Who and Star Wars chocolates!
Location
Teen Programming Room
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time
6:30 PM
Description
Do you LOVE Minecraft? Terraria? Plants vs. Zombies? Then bring your friends and head to the library to play your favorite games. We'll provide the snacks, you provide the mad gaming skills.
Location
Computer Training Lab
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time
6:30 PM
Description
In part two we will learn how to manipulate data already in a spreadsheet. You will learn about relative and absolute references, formatting data, subtotals, charts, tables, Pivot tables, IF function, VLOOKUP, and other subjects. Students should have taken Excel I, or be comfortable with basic Excel to take this class. Registration is required.
Location
Computer Training Lab
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time
7:00 PM
Description
Join us for a writer's workshop featuring local authors. Fiction writers of all ages and experience levels are welcome. There will be different writing exercises and opportunities to share your work, too. No registration required!
Location
Fishers East
Library
Fishers Library

Important Messages
This program is ongoing. You may continue this program until you have read 1,000 books to your child or your child enters Kindergarten.