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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Wednesday, August 24, 2016
Time
7:00 PM
Description

Join us for our offsite book club, Books on Tap. We buy the apps, you buy the taps. We meet the 4th Wednesday of the month at local restaurants and pubs in Fishers. 
July 27 - All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr -Rockstone Pizza Pub, 11501 Allisonville Road, Fishers
August 24 - My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She's Sorry by Fredrick Backman - Pure Eatery, 8235 E 116th St, #245 Fishers
September 28 - Room by Emma Donoghue - Chatham Tap, 8211 E. 116th Street, Fishers 
October 26 - The Book of Speculation by Erica Swyler - Heady Hollow Brewery, 11069 Allisonville Road, Fishers
December 7 - Childhood Classic (Reader's Choice!) - Location TBD
Books are distributed at each meeting.  Extras are available after the meetings in the Adult Services Department.  

Library
Offsite

Title
Date
Thursday, August 25, 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, August 25, 2016
Time
10:00 AM
Description
This exciting story time format is designed for the active 2-4 year old! We'll share stories and songs and spend the rest of the time playing at engaging and fun learning centers! We'll have fun with art, music, science, and much more as we work on cognitive, motor and emotional skills.
Location
Children's Program Room 172/173
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 25, 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, August 25, 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, August 25, 2016
Time
1:30 PM
Description
This class will introduce you to Photoshop Elements, so you can start editing your photos and creating amazing projects. We'll cover a variety of tools and skills, including:
  • Editing skills: cropping, making lighting and color adjustments, basic retouching
  • Adding special effects: textures, frames, effects, and filters
  • Quick Selection tools
Participants should already feel comfortable using PCs, but Photoshop Elements experience is not required.
Location
Computer Training Lab (Only reservable for computer training)
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 25, 2016
Time
2:00 PM
Description
Calling all pre-K stars! Preschoolers between the ages of 4-6 and their caregivers are welcome to attend this fun and engaging program! We'll have stories, songs, group activities/games, play time, and learning stations emphasizing skills helpful in kindergarten.
Location
Children's Program Room 172/173
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 25, 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, August 25, 2016
Time
4:00 PM
Description
Minecraft Open Play is held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4:00-6:00 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, August 25, 2016
Time
7:00 PM
Description
During craft night at the library, the library will provide, free of charge, all the materials for each registered attendee to make the craft pictured here. Please provide a valid phone number and email address so that we may contact you to confirm your registration. If you need to cancel, please do so at least 48 hours in advance to give someone else a chance to attend. This program is open to those 18 and over only.  Please note that your spot will be given to someone on the waiting list if you are more than 15 minutes late to this class.**Attention: Please do not add attendees in the "Notes" field, as this is not the same as registering for a program.  
Location
Noblesville North plus South Meeting Rooms
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 25, 2016
Time
7:00 PM
Description
Join us as we explore taking photos on a smartphone (Android or Apple) and share tips about increasing the quality of your phone photos. We will talk about what works for better photo composition, as well as tricks built in to many phones that can help optimize capturing the moment. Registration is required for this workshop.
Location
Fishers East
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Friday, August 26, 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
Friday, August 26, 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, August 26, 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

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.