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   1,000 Books Before Kindergarten   
Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Thursday, January 19, 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 19, 2017
Time
9:30 AM
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
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Thursday, January 19, 2017
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, January 19, 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 19, 2017
Time
1:30 PM
Description
Learn more editing techniques for use in Photoshop Elements, including: beginning to work with layers; Expert mode tools and panels (Shapes, Paint bucket, Color Picker, Effects, Graphics, and Smart Brush); and Selection tools in Expert mode (marquee and lasso tools and review Quick Selection group). Attendees should have some Photoshop Elements experience prior to coming to class. We will be covering more advanced techniques, so it's important to feel comfortable using basic features of Photoshop Elements first.
Location
Computer Training Lab (Only reservable for computer training)
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Thursday, January 19, 2017
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, January 19, 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 19, 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 19, 2017
Location
Fishers Center/Stage
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Friday, January 20, 2017
Time
10:00 AM
Description

Want to use the social media sites Instagram and Twitter but not sure how they work? Join us as we take a tour of these two sites. We will talk about how they work, how to make posts and follow accounts you like, privacy settings, and more. If you have an existing account for either site, please bring your login information with you to class.

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

Title
Date
Friday, January 20, 2017
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, January 20, 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
Friday, January 20, 2017
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
Friday, January 20, 2017
Time
6:00 PM
Description
When the tornado dropped Dorothy and Toto in Oz, nobody stopped to question how the house came to land right on the Wicked Witch of the East.  Was it murder?  Suspects have been identified and brought back to Oz for the investigation to begin.  Everyone will be playing a character or detective in this interactive, fun "mingle mystery" to determine who killed the Wicked Witch of the East?  For grades 5-8.  Space is limited so registration is required.
Location
Noblesville North plus South Meeting Rooms
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Saturday, January 21, 2017
Time
9:30 AM
Description
Good morning! Rise and shine...it's movie time!!! You're invited to the Fishers Teen Zone to watch PIXELS and enjoy our cereal buffet. This program is for TEENS ONLY, grades 6-12 please. **The library is providing the milk (skim & 2%) and cereal. If there are any dietary restrictions or allergies please bring your own supplies as needed.**
Location
Teen Program Room
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Saturday, January 21, 2017
Time
9:30 AM
Description

Learn the very basics of getting started in family history research.  Review genealogy research methods and look at what's new in genealogy resources.  This session is ideal for beginners, as well as, for experienced researchers who are returning to genealogy from a long break.  Registration is required.

Location
Genealogy Classroom
Library
Noblesville Library

Title
Date
Saturday, January 21, 2017
Time
10:00 AM
Description
This is a drop-in Story Time for all ages and their families. We will read stories at 10:00 followed by an open craft time until noon.
Location
Children's Program Room 172/173
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Saturday, January 21, 2017
Time
10:00 AM
Description
Visit the Fishers Library Preschool Fair to get all of your pre-K questions answered and more! Meet with representatives from area preschools and mingle with other parents who are entering the process as well. Doughnuts, coffee and juice provided. 
Location
Fishers Atrium
Library
Fishers Library

Title
Date
Saturday, January 21, 2017
Time
2:00 PM
Description
Come check out your favorite anime shows, movies and manga books. We'll be watching select titles and talking about our favorite anime/manga stories. If you're a fan than you don't want to miss out on this awesome program & club! Grades 6-12 only. 
Location
Children's Program Room 169/170
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.