What's Up at the Library?
Students entering grades 7–12 are invited to volunteer at the library this summer. Sign up for one of 12 Summer Volunteer Squads offering experiences ranging from art to coding to helping with summer reading. Get full descriptions of squads and an application here. Applications received after April 30 will be placed on a waitlist in the order they were received.
Hendrickson Room and Cardinal Room
11 a.m.–4:30 p.m. / Hendrickson Room
11 a.m.–3:30 p.m. /Cardinal Room
Are you preparing to file for Social Security? Join Mike Heatwole, Financial Advisor with Waddell and Reed, to learn about different filing options available to married couples and individuals. These filing options can often provide monthly lifetime social security payments higher than those that are typically selected.
Date and time: Tuesday, May 2, 7–8:30 p.m.
New York Times bestselling author John Jackson Miller will discuss his work writing novels and comic books in the Star Wars universe, which includes the first new canon novel, Star Wars: A New Dawn, and the Knights of the Old Republic comics series. A book signing will follow. Bring your copies of his work or purchase some at the event.
Jedi of all ages, fly over to the library for Star Wars-themed crafts, games, and fun. Wear your Star Wars costume and march in our costume parade! For families.
Date and time: Saturday, May 6, 1-2:30 p.m.
Location: Kids World and HUB
May the “Fourth” be with you! You may need the Force, as well, to conquer the dark side and win this trivia competition. Bring a team (groups of 2-5), or come alone and find a team at the event. Prizes include gift cards for our host cantina, Peggy Kinnane's. Light refreshments provided, with beverages and additional food available for purchase. Must be 21 and up to attend.
Can't join us for the evening program? Here is your chance to meet this bestselling author and award-winning journalist. Join us for an informal discussion with Barbara about the ideas explored
in her most recent book, Life, Reimagined: The Science, Art and Opportunity of Midlife. Bring your questions!
If you’re feeling inspired by the ideas in Life Reimagined, we welcome you to join in a community conversation. Discuss your own midlife experience and share ideas with others about how to get the most out of this exciting time. Reading the book ahead of time is not required, but is encouraged.
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Join us for movie night in the Hub! Hang out and watch a movie on our big screen. For teens grades 7-12.
Date and time: Friday, April 28, 7 p.m.
The library’s 3D printers are available for use by A.H. cardholders. For a small fee, library cardholders can submit their designs to be printed out using our MakerBot Replicator Mini 3D printers. The size is limited to 100 x 100 x 125 mm (approximately 3.9 x 3.9 x 4.9 in.) with a variety of colors to choose from. The cost of the print will vary depending on the amount of plastic used. Each print will cost $1.00 for the first five grams of material used and $0.25 for each additional gram. Allow up to two weeks for printing. For more information visit ahml.info/3d.