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August 27, 2013

What's going on at your local library?

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— Weather Wonders: Preschool Science Workshop will be at 4 p.m. Sept. 11. Preschoolers ages 3 to 6 are invited to get swept away by taking a closer look at the weather. The children will learn about temperature, experiment with a Mad Science Pet Tornado, and see the different types of clouds. After attending this program, they just might be able to make some weather predictions of their own. Registration is required. Call 275-4340 to register.

— Computer Tips & Tricks: Open Lab, will be from 10:30 a.m. to noon Sept. 12. Adults are invited to bring questions or problems relating to using a computer, including applications such as Word or Excel, along with using email or the Internet. One-on-one help will be provided.

— Paws to Read at Eagle, will be at 4 p.m. Sept. 16. School-age children who are reluctant readers are invited to read to a non-judgmental registered therapy dog who loves to listen to stories. It’s a great way to improve a child’s reading skills and self-confidence.

— Romance Potluck Book Group will be from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Sept. 18. Adults are invited to this monthly discussion group based on various romantic themes and authors. This month’s theme is, “Love in the Paranormal.” Join in discussing romance novels in which love involves a werewolf, vampire, demon or alien.

— Celebrate German Culture: Oktoberfest! with Your Gourmet Girlfriends, will take place at 6 p.m. Sept. 30 Families are invited to a workshop presented by Your Gourmet Girlfriends and learn to make delicious German dishes, some with a modern twist. Enjoy samples and leave with a booklet full of recipes. Call 275-4340 to register.

275-4340

www.imcpl.org/locations/eagle/

Haughville Branch

— English for . . . everyday living, will be from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 7, 14, 21 and 28. Adults who are beginning English as a Second Language learners are invited to learn the English skills needed for everyday living. Topics include daily greetings, emergency situations, and more. Sponsored by Fifth Third Bank and The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation, this program is presented in partnership with the Burmese American Community Institute, Esperanza Ministries and IUPUI. Call 275-4420 to register.

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