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               SPECIAL EVENTS AT THE LIBRARY       

   
Digital Drop-In

Start Downloading eBooks from the Library!

Drop by between 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon
with your eReader.

Every FIRST and THIRD SATURDAY 
2nd Floor of the Library.

For more information, call 972-744-4350.

     
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Lunchtime Lectures: Winston Churchill
presented by Richard Cudlipp
Learn about Churchill's life as a soldier, correspondent, and a politician.

Basement Program Room

For ADULTS and TEENS; you are welcome to bring your lunch.

     
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Lyrical Art: Compose & Create Music-Inspired Art!
Presented by Julie Flandorfer
in conjunction with Richardson Reads One Book

    Basement Program Room

Registration required starting May 19; please call 972-744-4374

 

     
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Become a social media wiz!
Pintastic!  Getting Started with Pinterest

Are you ready to pin?  Learn how to get started with Pinterest, a digital scrapbook for organizing online ideas--recipes, carpentry projects, book lists--or whatever you like to collect!

BASEMENT TRAINING ROOM

Registration required:  call 972-744-4359
Observers welcome.
For ADULTS and TEENS.

     
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Introduction to LinkedIn
Get started with this popular networking tool!  Make connections to build and nurture your professional network.

BASEMENT PROGRAM ROOM

For ADULTS and TEENS.

Registration required:  call 972-744-4359
Observers welcome.

     
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The Good, The Bad, The Ugly: Creative Adventures in Art Making
Storyteller Ann Marie Newman presents a highly interactive and imaginative fusion of storytelling performance and art visuals celebrating the wild, wacky and utterly creative world of art making!

Basement Program Room

For ADULTS and TEENS - registration not required.
You are welcome to bring you lunch.

Please call 972-744-4376 for more information.

     
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ADVANCED 3D Printing & Tinkercad

Build on your 3D design skills:  create unique, reusable shapes, learn time-saving shortcuts, and explore how to export/import resources.

BASEMENT TRAINING ROOM

For ages 13 and up.

Laptops provided; bring your Tinkercad login information.

Registration required: call 972-744-4359

     
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Thursday, June 29
7:00 - 8:30 p.m.

Book Reading and Discussion of the 2017 Richardson Reads One Book title, Sing for Your Life by Daniel Bergner.

With C.J. Critt--Writer for Radio Disney; Voice Artist; Actress; and Author of plays for screen and stage.

Basement Program Room

For ADULTS and TEENS - registration not required.

Please call 972-744-4376 for more information.

     
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Get started with Google Drive!

Create an account, then learn to upload, organize and share your documents (photos; designs; stories; homework; projects; videos) with others.

Laptops available -- or bring your own.

Basement Training Room

 

For ADULTS and TEENS

REGISTRATION REQUIRED: call 972-744-4359
for more information 

     
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Learn to organize, digitize and preserve your heirloom family photos!

Basement Program Room

For ADULTS and TEENS.

Please call 972-744-4376 for more information.

     
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Introduction to Opera
with Composer Robert Xavier Rodriguez

An active opera composer explores the world of opera, focusing on bass singers, to highlight this year's Richardson Reads One Book selection, Sing for Your Life.  Rodriguez is, according to Texas Monthly, "one of the major American composers of his generation."

Basement Program Room

For ADULTS and TEENS; registration not required.

Please call 972-744-4376 for more information.

     
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14th Annual Richardson Reads One Book (RROB)
Lecture and Book Signing
by the author of Sing for Your Life,
Daniel Bergner

Tuesday, September 26th
7:30 p.m.
Richardson High School Auditorium
1250 W Belt Line Rd, Richardson, TX 75080

DOORS OPEN AT 6:45 p.m.

FREE tickets available at the Library beginning at 10:00 a.m.
on TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 5

     
   
ACCOMMODATION REQUESTS FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES SHOULD BE MADE BY CONTACTING TAYLOR LOUGH VIA PHONE AT 972-744-0908 or VIA EMAIL AT ADACoordinator@cor.gov .

 

Last updated: 5/26/2017 11:34:42 AM