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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Wednesday, May 04, 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 (Only reservable for computer training)
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 04, 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, May 04, 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, May 04, 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, May 04, 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, May 04, 2016
Time
2:00 PM
Description
We will use PowerPoint 2013 to create a PowerPoint presentation. You will learn how to create slides, insert text, pictures, shapes, add transitions and animations, including audio and video. We will also cover finalizing your presentation, learn how to rehearse timings, record the show, and other tips so that you will be able to create and give a PowerPoint presentation. Registration required. kas
Location
Computer Training Lab (Only reservable for computer training)
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 04, 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, May 04, 2016
Time
2:00 PM
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. Instruments will only be given to 3-5 year old's.  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 all accompanying adults will need  tickets.  
Location
Children's Program Room 172/173
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 04, 2016
Time
4:30 PM
Description
Join us in the teenzone for a different art project each month! We'll be creating, painting, and building. Wear some old clothes (it'll get messy) and bring your creativity!
Location
Teen Programming Room
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 04, 2016
Time
7:00 PM
Description
Yes, you can go fly fishing in Indiana! Learn all about the fun and rewarding past time of fly fishing. This class will introduce you to all the gear, knots, flies, and basic skills needed to get you started catching all kinds of fish, many found right here in Indiana! From getting set up with the right outfit, to locating fish and tying on the right fly, this class will get you primed to go fly fishing!
Location
Noblesville North Meeting Room
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 04, 2016
Time
7:00 PM
Description
Join us for an informative talk on planning your vegetable garden, selecting plants, when to plant and harvest, in addition to soil preparations, pest control and so much more.  A home vegetable garden takes about 2 hours of care per week, thinning, fertilizing, watering, mulching and weeding.  The results can be a wonderful harvest to eat, can, and share!   This program is presented by members of the Hamilton County Master Gardener Association.
Location
Fishers Center
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 05, 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 them.
Location
Children's Programming Room
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 05, 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
Thursday, May 05, 2016
Time
10:45 AM
Description
Join us for Let's Talk, an informal ESL workshop to help new English speakers learn the basics of conversation.  Each week will have a different theme including holidays, American slang terms, grocery shopping, budgeting and more.  
No registration is required.
Location
Fishers East
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 05, 2016
Time
1:30 PM
Description
This beginning class will introduce you to basic Photoshop Elements usage and some simple editing skills. Participants should already be comfortable using computers, but Photoshop Elements experience is not required.
Location
Computer Training Lab (Only reservable for computer training)
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 05, 2016
Time
2:00 PM
Description
In Word for T(w)eens we will learn to create and format simple documents. We cover the basics of the Word 2013 word processing program by creating a biographical poster, and through that learn how to format text, insert bullet points, insert and format pictures, shapes, text boxes, borders, page numbers, headers and footers, and references. Participants must have some familiarity with computers and know how to use a mouse. Registration is required. Attendees must be between the ages of 10 and 14. HT
Location
Computer Training Lab (Only reservable for computer training)
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 05, 2016
Time
2:00 PM
Description

Moving is learning! Does your Pre-K child love to dance and move to music?  Physical movement is recognized by early childhood experts as one of the primary developmental domains of childhood, and this program is a fun way to combine movement with learning.   Children will develop their gross motor skills and coordination as they increase their awareness of musical rhythm and just plain have fun! For ages 4-6. No registration required.

Location
Children's Programming Room
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 05, 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 (Only reservable for computer training)
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 05, 2016
Time
6:00 PM
Description
The Fishers Teen Advisory Board consists of local teens who want to make a difference and take the lead in helping the library become a great gathering place for area teenagers. TAB members become leaders, share opinions, make decisions about programming, participate in volunteer activities and meet new friends in an open, dynamic environment. COME JOIN ALL THE FUN!
Location
Teen Program Room
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 05, 2016
Time
6:00 PM
Description
Practice your reading skills by reading aloud to a trained therapy dog. For beginning or hesitant readers or those who love to read aloud. Call 317-579-0304 to sign up for fifteen minutes of reading time.
Location
YS Program Room 172
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 05, 2016
Time
6:30 PM
Description
Tara Evans, Associate Director - Indianapolis with Purdue University Office of Admissions, will host an open talk about the application & admission process as well as the importance of students preparing themselves for post-secondary success while in high school. Guests are encouraged to ask questions and discuss their academic interests. This program is open to teens as well as family members interested in learning more about the admission process. Light snacks and refreshments will be provided. 
Location
Fishers Stage
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 05, 2016
Time
7:00 PM
Description
In honor of National Strawberry Month, we will make and sample Strawberry Brownie Torte.
Location
Noblesville North plus South Meeting Rooms
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 05, 2016
Time
7:00 PM
Description
The weather is getting warmer, and that means it's time to get outside!
Learn all about the Fishers park services from Tony Elliot, Director of the Parks and Recreation Department for the City of Fishers.  Mr. Elliot will discuss the new community parks and recreation projects, including options for families, pet owners, as well as fitness and nature enthusiasts. There is a park for everyone!
No registration is required for this program.  
Location
Fishers Center
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 06, 2016
Time
10:00 AM
Description
Are you curious about Facebook but want to learn more before you start to use it? Do you have an account but aren't completely sure how it works? Join us for this overview of the social media site Facebook. 

You will need an email address to create a Facebook account (if you don't have one). If you do have an account, please bring your login information with you to class. 

We will talk about setting up your profile, the newsfeed, privacy settings, groups and pages, and much, much more. 

If you use your own laptop or mobile device to access Facebook and would like to bring it to class, please feel free to do so. 
Location
Computer Training Lab (Only reservable for computer training)
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 06, 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
Friday, May 06, 2016
Time
6:00 PM
Description
Are you a super fan of Supernatural?  Are you a Whovian or Potterhead?  Have you been Sherlocked?  Join us after hours in the library!  We're playing a Fandom Clue game, Weeping Angels Tag and Quidditch!  Where else can you make a sonic screwdriver or Supernatural necklace while drinking Butterbeer? Dressing up is encouraged!  For grades 6-12.
Location
Noblesville North plus South Meeting Rooms
Library
Noblesville 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.