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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Time
9:30 AM
Description

Introduction to Windows 10.  If you've upgraded to windows 10 and would like to learn how to fully utilize its new features, this is the class for you.  Please join me for a one hour look at Windows 10.  You'll be able to use a computer with Windows 10 installed so you can try it out, and learn tips for personalizing the setup to your taste.  

Location
Computer Training Lab (Only reservable for computer training)
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Time
10:00 AM
Description
Wondering what to do with the great video footage you took over the holidays?  Look no further than iMovie, Apple's video editing program that is fun and easy to use!  We'll show you how to create Hollywood-style trailers and stunning 4K-resolution movies.  Feel free to bring your own video footage and we'll show you how to create your own theatrical masterpiece!  NOTE:  We'll be learning how to use iMovie on MacBooks (library provided).  Those who are interested in learning iMovie on their iPad or iPhone are welcome to schedule a 1-1 appointment with the instructor at a later date.  
Location
Genealogy Classroom
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
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 Program Room
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Time
2:00 PM
Description

Getting Started With Facebook - 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
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Time
2:00 PM
Description
An introduction to computers for the novice computer user, those with virtually no computer experience. Topics covered will include: using the mouse, opening and closing files, and navigating the internet. Registration required.
Location
Computer Training Lab (Only reservable for computer training)
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
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
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Time
6:30 PM
Description
Tonight's feature is THE PIRATES! BAND OF MISFITS. Join the Pirate Captain in his quest to vanquish Black Bellamy and Cutlass Liz for the Pirate of the Year Award. January is oceans month and this family friendly program will feature different movies about the open seas. Make sure to be at the Fishers Library to check out all the "splash-tastic" fun.
Location
Children's Program Room 169/170
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Time
7:00 PM
Description
Lights! Camera!! Bingo!??! What do you get when you cross the great game of bingo with classic clips, songs and lines from teen movies? A whole lot of FUN. Come to the Fishers Teen Zone and check out this new twist on an old game. We'll be featuring movies like Sixteen Candles, Divergent, The Fault in Our Stars, Twilight, etc. & don't forget to yell out B-I-N-G-O. This program is for TEENS ONLY (grades 6-12).
Location
Teen Program Room
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
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. 
Location
Computer Training Lab (Only reservable for computer training)
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
Time
9:30 AM
Description
This "hands-on" class will offer a demonstration exploring how to effectively search Ancestry Library Edition.  Participants are encouraged to bring information on ancestors as there will be time at the end of the class to research them. You may wish to bring a flash drive to save any images you may find. Each participant will have access to a computer.  Basic computer skills are necessary to fully enjoy this workshop.  Registration is required. (LEUs are available.)
Location
Computer Training Lab (Only reservable for computer training)
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
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 Program Room
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
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 Program Room
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
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 Program Room
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
Time
2:00 PM
Description
This hands-on class will get you started with basic 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! 
Location
Computer Training Lab (Only reservable for computer training)
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
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 (Only reservable for computer training)
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
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.  Books are distributed at each meeting.  Extras are available after the meetings in the Adult Services Department.  Must be 21+ to attend.  This month we're reading Fates and Furies by Lauren Groff.  We will meet at Four Day Ray at 11671 Lantern Road in Fishers (only 2 blocks away from the library).
Library
Offsite

Title
Date
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
Time
7:00 PM
Description

HTML 1 & 2: Join us for a two-part class to learn the basics of the computer markup language HTML 5. Please sign up only if you are able to attend both sessions. When you register for the first class you are automatically enrolled in Part 2. Part 1 will take place on Wednesday, January 18 from 7:00-8:30pm. Part 2 will take place on Wednesday, January 25 from 7:00-8:30pm. You will need familiarity with the computer and intermediate internet skills to participate in the class. During the two weeks, topics covered will include basic page templates, formatting options, inserting images, creating links, styling background, text, fonts, and more. 

Location
Computer Training Lab (Only reservable for computer training)
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Thursday, January 26, 2017
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 Program Room
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Thursday, January 26, 2017
Time
9:30 AM
Description
If you have taken Excel I and Excel II and are anxious to learn more about this fabulous program this is the class for you. We will become more comfortable using functions such as today, count, countif, sumif, sumifs, pmt.  Use What-If Analysis, including Goal Seek and Data Table, create Data Forms, Import Data From the Web, more work on Pivot Tables and handy Tips.
Location
Computer Training Lab (Only reservable for computer training)
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Thursday, January 26, 2017
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 Program Room
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Thursday, January 26, 2017
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 Program Room
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Thursday, January 26, 2017
Time
2:30 PM
Description
Google Drive is an easy way to store files and documents on the Cloud. Plus, you can create and edit documents and have them save online for future use. Come to this program to learn how to take advantage of this powerful tool! Please come with a working Gmail address to access the program on your own. Experience with Microsoft Office tools is recommended but not required.
Location
Computer Training Lab (Only reservable for computer training)
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Thursday, January 26, 2017
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, January 26, 2017
Time
6:00 PM
Description
Celebrate the Super bowl with us and play a rousing game of Library Football...no helmets required, but bring your running shoes.  For grades 4-6.  Registration is requested.
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Thursday, January 26, 2017
Time
6:30 PM
Description
During craft night at the library, the library will provide, free of charge, all the materials for each registered attendee to make a yarn-art project for Valentine's Day, similar to the one pictured here on Pinterest. This will be a two-week class, held on two Thursday evenings, January 26 and February 9 (we skip February 2). You will need to attend both nights to have a completed project, and you will need to bring a hammer from home to use during the class. 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 10 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

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.