Calendar of Events - Library Classes for January 2018



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Showing calendar events as of January 21, 2018

January 2, 2018

(3:30 PM-4:30 PM)
Location: Aptos Branch
Learn from a master and practice with your peers! Ages 6-18 yrs.
View similar upcoming events: Library Classes, Programs for Families, Programs for Kids, Programs for Teens

January 3, 2018

(12:00 PM-1:00 PM)
Location: Aptos Branch
Trying to play with technology and getting frustrated? A tech savvy librarian will provide instruction in the use of a wide range of technology services: How to use free downloadable content available from your library in a number of formats (eBooks, eAudiobooks, and streaming video) Introduction to SCPL databases (i.e. Consumer Reports, Community Information, etc…) Creating an email account Downloading and attaching files Word processing direction and support Drop-in weekly appointments, 20 minute slots available. To best support learning, please bring the following items: devices (i.e., laptops, tablets, and/or smartphones), necessary passwords (Google Play, App Store), and library card! First-come, First-served. FREE!
View similar upcoming events: Library Classes, Tech

January 4, 2018

(4:30 PM-5:30 PM)
Location: Downtown Branch
Join us for a hands-on guide to using the Internet for research, work, education, social interaction and more. We're starting with browsers and working our way up. Students may choose to take an assessment after class for a nationally recognized credential.
View similar upcoming events: Library Classes, Literacy, Programs for Adults, Tech

January 6, 2018

(10:00 AM-12:00 PM)
Location: Downtown Branch
Poetry gives rise to the full expression of self. Join the circle for this free monthly workshop on the 1st Saturday of the month. All levels welcome. No preregistration required.
Note: Upstairs Meeting Room
View similar upcoming events: Library Classes, Programs for Adults

January 7, 2018

(1:30 PM-3:00 PM)
Location: Downtown Branch
One of our tech savvy librarians will teach you a variety of technology services during weekly drop-in 20 minute appointments in January. First come first served. Topics include: creating an email account, creating word documents, attaching files, using premium subscription library resources, downloading and streaming content like movies, books, and audiobooks, and much more! Please bring any devices you use, and have your necessary passwords and library card with you.
View similar upcoming events: Films, Library Classes, Literacy, Music, Programs for Adults, Tech

January 8, 2018

(5:30 PM-6:30 PM)
Location: Live Oak Branch
Any level of English welcome. We'll have discussion topics, games, and other activities to get the conversation rolling. Drop in to the Live Oak Branch Library and enjoy conversation.
View similar upcoming events: Library Classes, Programs for Adults

January 9, 2018

(3:30 PM-4:30 PM)
Location: Aptos Branch
Learn from a master and practice with your peers! Ages 6-18 yrs.
View similar upcoming events: Library Classes, Programs for Families, Programs for Kids, Programs for Teens

January 10, 2018

(12:00 PM-1:00 PM)
Location: Aptos Branch
Trying to play with technology and getting frustrated? A tech savvy librarian will provide instruction in the use of a wide range of technology services: How to use free downloadable content available from your library in a number of formats (eBooks, eAudiobooks, and streaming video) Introduction to SCPL databases (i.e. Consumer Reports, Community Information, etc…) Creating an email account Downloading and attaching files Word processing direction and support Drop-in weekly appointments, 20 minute slots available. To best support learning, please bring the following items: devices (i.e., laptops, tablets, and/or smartphones), necessary passwords (Google Play, App Store), and library card! First-come, First-served. FREE!
View similar upcoming events: Library Classes, Tech

(4:00 PM-5:00 PM)
Location: La Selva Beach Branch
Are you learning English? Are you looking for a place to practice? Every Wednesday from 4pm-5pm the La Selva Beach Library is hosting an ESL conversation group where you can practice and continue developing your English skills. Weekly conversation topics are provided. All levels are welcomed. Please come by and join us!
View similar upcoming events: Library Classes, Programs for Adults

January 11, 2018

(4:30 PM-5:30 PM)
Location: Downtown Branch
Join us for a hands-on guide to using the Internet for research, work, education, social interaction and more. We're starting with browsers and working our way up. Students may choose to take an assessment after class for a nationally recognized credential.
View similar upcoming events: Library Classes, Literacy, Programs for Adults, Tech

January 13, 2018

(1:00 PM-3:00 PM)
Location: Aptos Branch
Join our poetry writing group led by local poet, Magdalena Montagne. Create your poems in a friendly supportive atmosphere. This free workshop meets on the 2nd Saturday of the month. No registration required. All are welcome.
View similar upcoming events: Library Classes, Programs for Adults

January 14, 2018

(1:30 PM-3:00 PM)
Location: Downtown Branch
One of our tech savvy librarians will teach you a variety of technology services during weekly drop-in 20 minute appointments in January. First come first served. Topics include: creating an email account, creating word documents, attaching files, using premium subscription library resources, downloading and streaming content like movies, books, and audiobooks, and much more! Please bring any devices you use, and have your necessary passwords and library card with you.
View similar upcoming events: Films, Library Classes, Literacy, Music, Programs for Adults, Tech

January 16, 2018

(3:30 PM-4:30 PM)
Location: Aptos Branch
Learn from a master and practice with your peers! Ages 6-18 yrs.
View similar upcoming events: Library Classes, Programs for Families, Programs for Kids, Programs for Teens

January 17, 2018

(10:30 AM-12:00 PM)
Location: La Selva Beach Branch
Interested in genealogy? At a dead-end? Have a new source to share? Join us the 3rd Wednesday of the month for hands-on research using the library's databases and internet resources. We will have laptops available for your use.
View similar upcoming events: Genealogy, Library Classes, Programs for Adults

(12:00 PM-1:00 PM)
Location: Aptos Branch
Trying to play with technology and getting frustrated? A tech savvy librarian will provide instruction in the use of a wide range of technology services: How to use free downloadable content available from your library in a number of formats (eBooks, eAudiobooks, and streaming video) Introduction to SCPL databases (i.e. Consumer Reports, Community Information, etc…) Creating an email account Downloading and attaching files Word processing direction and support Drop-in weekly appointments, 20 minute slots available. To best support learning, please bring the following items: devices (i.e., laptops, tablets, and/or smartphones), necessary passwords (Google Play, App Store), and library card! First-come, First-served. FREE!
View similar upcoming events: Library Classes, Tech

(1:00 PM-3:00 PM)
Location: Aptos Branch
The Aptos Library Writing Group is a peer-led, community-based, on-going writing group. Those interested in: sharing their writing; improving and developing their writing; or trying their hand at writing for the first time, are welcome. No experience is necessary and all writing formats are considered, from poetry to short stories, from memoirs to fiction. Each session begins with a 10 minute writing exercise, followed by a read-aloud (sharing is optional). Next, participants take turns reading aloud from a current writing project. Assistance with editing on current writing projects is provided; please bring additional copies if interested in editorial support. This group assembles on the third Wednesday of each month from 1pm-3pm in the meeting room of the Aptos branch library.
View similar upcoming events: Library Classes, Programs for Adults

(2:00 PM-4:00 PM)
Location: Scotts Valley Branch
CASE stands for Creative, Artistic, Scientific, Expressive. A new monthly class for kids ages 6-10. Come craft with Anna and learn about the relationship between art and science. The goal is to involve kids in art using their own creativity. Parents are welcome to observe and learn but the art is for the kids.
Note: Zentangle Snowflakes
View similar upcoming events: Arts & Crafts, Library Classes, Programs for Kids, STEAM

(3:00 PM-4:30 PM)
Location: Downtown Branch
Finding Our Way is an 8-week workshop designed for women experiencing homelessness, yet open to all. Join facilitator Kristy Duncan of the OnRoute22 project as we create a supportive, collaborative group to safely explore personal goals and talents. Exercises and artistic expression will help us create a vision of who we are, and who we want to be, planning for the future we deserve. A co-sponsored event of the Downtown Streets Team, the Santa Cruz Public Libraries and OnRoute22. Drop-in for one of the first 3 sessions to decide if the program is for you! (Downtown Small Meeting Room, 1st floor)
Additional Information
View similar upcoming events: Announcements, Library Classes, Programs for Adults, Social Issues

(4:00 PM-5:00 PM)
Location: La Selva Beach Branch
Are you learning English? Are you looking for a place to practice? Every Wednesday from 4pm-5pm the La Selva Beach Library is hosting an ESL conversation group where you can practice and continue developing your English skills. Weekly conversation topics are provided. All levels are welcomed. Please come by and join us!
View similar upcoming events: Library Classes, Programs for Adults

January 18, 2018

(4:30 PM-5:30 PM)
Location: Downtown Branch
Join us for a hands-on guide to using the Internet for research, work, education, social interaction and more. We're starting with browsers and working our way up. Students may choose to take an assessment after class for a nationally recognized credential.
View similar upcoming events: Library Classes, Literacy, Programs for Adults, Tech

January 20, 2018

(10:00 AM-11:00 AM)
Location: Scotts Valley Branch
Start to develop a better understanding of how to manage your personal finances. Learn about a different topic on the 3rd Saturday of each month with George Haas and Anthony Rovai, financial advisers at Money Concepts Capital Corporation. Start getting your personal finances in shape. The series starts on September 16th and runs through May.
Note: The ABC’s of Life Insurance
View similar upcoming events: Library Classes, Programs for Adults

(2:00 PM-4:00 PM)
Location: Scotts Valley Branch
Poetry gives rise to the full expression of self. Join the circle for this free monthly workshop on the 3rd Saturday of the month. All levels welcome. No preregistration required.
View similar upcoming events: Library Classes, Programs for Adults

January 21, 2018

(1:30 PM-3:00 PM)
Location: Downtown Branch
One of our tech savvy librarians will teach you a variety of technology services during weekly drop-in 20 minute appointments in January. First come first served. Topics include: creating an email account, creating word documents, attaching files, using premium subscription library resources, downloading and streaming content like movies, books, and audiobooks, and much more! Please bring any devices you use, and have your necessary passwords and library card with you.
View similar upcoming events: Films, Library Classes, Literacy, Music, Programs for Adults, Tech

January 22, 2018

(5:30 PM-6:30 PM)
Location: Live Oak Branch
Any level of English welcome. We'll have discussion topics, games, and other activities to get the conversation rolling. Drop in to the Live Oak Branch Library and enjoy conversation.
View similar upcoming events: Library Classes, Programs for Adults

January 23, 2018

(3:30 PM-4:30 PM)
Location: Aptos Branch
Learn from a master and practice with your peers! Ages 6-18 yrs.
View similar upcoming events: Library Classes, Programs for Families, Programs for Kids, Programs for Teens

January 24, 2018

(12:00 PM-1:00 PM)
Location: Aptos Branch
Trying to play with technology and getting frustrated? A tech savvy librarian will provide instruction in the use of a wide range of technology services: How to use free downloadable content available from your library in a number of formats (eBooks, eAudiobooks, and streaming video) Introduction to SCPL databases (i.e. Consumer Reports, Community Information, etc…) Creating an email account Downloading and attaching files Word processing direction and support Drop-in weekly appointments, 20 minute slots available. To best support learning, please bring the following items: devices (i.e., laptops, tablets, and/or smartphones), necessary passwords (Google Play, App Store), and library card! First-come, First-served. FREE!
View similar upcoming events: Library Classes, Tech

(3:00 PM-4:30 PM)
Location: Downtown Branch
Finding Our Way is an 8-week workshop designed for women experiencing homelessness, yet open to all. Join facilitator Kristy Duncan of the OnRoute22 project as we create a supportive, collaborative group to safely explore personal goals and talents. Exercises and artistic expression will help us create a vision of who we are, and who we want to be, planning for the future we deserve. A co-sponsored event of the Downtown Streets Team, the Santa Cruz Public Libraries and OnRoute22. Drop-in for one of the first 3 sessions to decide if the program is for you! (Downtown Small Meeting Room, 1st floor)
Additional Information
View similar upcoming events: Announcements, Library Classes, Programs for Adults, Social Issues

(4:00 PM-5:00 PM)
Location: La Selva Beach Branch
Are you learning English? Are you looking for a place to practice? Every Wednesday from 4pm-5pm the La Selva Beach Library is hosting an ESL conversation group where you can practice and continue developing your English skills. Weekly conversation topics are provided. All levels are welcomed. Please come by and join us!
View similar upcoming events: Library Classes, Programs for Adults

January 25, 2018

(4:30 PM-5:30 PM)
Location: Downtown Branch
Join us for a hands-on guide to using the Internet for research, work, education, social interaction and more. We're starting with browsers and working our way up. Students may choose to take an assessment after class for a nationally recognized credential.
View similar upcoming events: Library Classes, Literacy, Programs for Adults, Tech

January 26, 2018

(1:00 PM-2:00 PM)
Location: La Selva Beach Branch
Trying to play with technology and getting frustrated? A tech savvy librarian will provide instruction in the use of a wide range of technology services: How to use free downloadable content available from your library in a number of formats (eBooks, eAudiobooks, and streaming video) Introduction to SCPL databases (i.e. Consumer Reports, Community Information, etc…) Creating an email account Downloading and attaching files Word processing direction and support Drop-in weekly appointments, 20 minute slots available. To best support learning, please bring the following items: devices (i.e., laptops, tablets, and/or smartphones), necessary passwords (Google Play, App Store), and library card! First-come, First-served. FREE!
View similar upcoming events: Library Classes, Programs for Families, STEAM, Tech

January 28, 2018

(1:30 PM-3:00 PM)
Location: Downtown Branch
One of our tech savvy librarians will teach you a variety of technology services during weekly drop-in 20 minute appointments in January. First come first served. Topics include: creating an email account, creating word documents, attaching files, using premium subscription library resources, downloading and streaming content like movies, books, and audiobooks, and much more! Please bring any devices you use, and have your necessary passwords and library card with you.
View similar upcoming events: Films, Library Classes, Literacy, Music, Programs for Adults, Tech

January 29, 2018

(5:30 PM-6:30 PM)
Location: Live Oak Branch
Any level of English welcome. We'll have discussion topics, games, and other activities to get the conversation rolling. Drop in to the Live Oak Branch Library and enjoy conversation.
View similar upcoming events: Library Classes, Programs for Adults

January 30, 2018

(3:30 PM-4:30 PM)
Location: Aptos Branch
Learn from a master and practice with your peers! Ages 6-18 yrs.
View similar upcoming events: Library Classes, Programs for Families, Programs for Kids, Programs for Teens

January 31, 2018

(12:00 PM-1:00 PM)
Location: Aptos Branch
Trying to play with technology and getting frustrated? A tech savvy librarian will provide instruction in the use of a wide range of technology services: How to use free downloadable content available from your library in a number of formats (eBooks, eAudiobooks, and streaming video) Introduction to SCPL databases (i.e. Consumer Reports, Community Information, etc…) Creating an email account Downloading and attaching files Word processing direction and support Drop-in weekly appointments, 20 minute slots available. To best support learning, please bring the following items: devices (i.e., laptops, tablets, and/or smartphones), necessary passwords (Google Play, App Store), and library card! First-come, First-served. FREE!
View similar upcoming events: Library Classes, Tech

(3:00 PM-4:30 PM)
Location: Downtown Branch
Finding Our Way is an 8-week workshop designed for women experiencing homelessness, yet open to all. Join facilitator Kristy Duncan of the OnRoute22 project as we create a supportive, collaborative group to safely explore personal goals and talents. Exercises and artistic expression will help us create a vision of who we are, and who we want to be, planning for the future we deserve. A co-sponsored event of the Downtown Streets Team, the Santa Cruz Public Libraries and OnRoute22. Drop-in for one of the first 3 sessions to decide if the program is for you! (Downtown Small Meeting Room, 1st floor)
Additional Information
View similar upcoming events: Announcements, Library Classes, Programs for Adults, Social Issues

(4:00 PM-5:00 PM)
Location: La Selva Beach Branch
Are you learning English? Are you looking for a place to practice? Every Wednesday from 4pm-5pm the La Selva Beach Library is hosting an ESL conversation group where you can practice and continue developing your English skills. Weekly conversation topics are provided. All levels are welcomed. Please come by and join us!
View similar upcoming events: Library Classes, Programs for Adults

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