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Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Talking Book Club

Talking Book Club

Center for Accessibility

11 a.m.
Join the Center of Accessibility for Talking Book Club. This book club is targeted toward participants who are blind or low vision, but we are open to any book-lover joining! We will meet on the second Wednesday of every other month. Our next virtual book club meeting will take place on April 14 from 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. Paisley, Library Associate for the Center for Accessibility, will host and moderate the Talking Book Club.  

Thursday, April 15, 2021

Learn ASL

American Sign Language: Beginning Level

Center for Accessibility

Join us for our ever-popular series’ of American Sign Language (ASL) classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12 - 1 p.m.   This will be a chance for Beginning Level signers to meet and practice conversing and learn some basic signing skills, up to 100 vocabulary words, and rules of grammar. Although focus is on beginners, everyone is welcome to join the class, regardless of skill level.  

Monday, April 19, 2021

Sewing lace

Virtual Events with the Labs & C4A: What is Sewing?

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

3 p.m.
One of the technologies offered by the Labs at MLK is sewing machines. Are you curious about how machine sewing works? If so, join us for a virtual program discussing the basics of how it works, what materials are used, and what kinds of machines are at the Labs. 

Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Learn ASL

American Sign Language: Beginning Level

Center for Accessibility

Join us for our ever-popular series’ of American Sign Language (ASL) classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12 - 1 p.m.   This will be a chance for Beginning Level signers to meet and practice conversing and learn some basic signing skills, up to 100 vocabulary words, and rules of grammar. Although focus is on beginners, everyone is welcome to join the class, regardless of skill level.  

Thursday, April 22, 2021

Learn ASL

American Sign Language: Beginning Level

Center for Accessibility

Join us for our ever-popular series’ of American Sign Language (ASL) classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12 - 1 p.m.   This will be a chance for Beginning Level signers to meet and practice conversing and learn some basic signing skills, up to 100 vocabulary words, and rules of grammar. Although focus is on beginners, everyone is welcome to join the class, regardless of skill level.  
Nick Adjami Headshot

Fair Housing Rights for People with Disabilities with Nick Adjami

Center for Accessibility

2 p.m.
In honor of Fair Housing Month, Nick Adjami from the Equal Rights Center (ERC) will talk about Fair Housing Rights for people with disabilities. He will cover the federal Fair Housing Act, local fair housing laws, and the Americans with Disabilities Act as it applies to housing. He will discuss protected classes, prohibited activities, reasonable accommodation and modification requests, and service and assistance animals. He will also provide examples of housing discrimination and discuss how to respond. 

Saturday, April 24, 2021

Zines created by artist Kat Brenowitz

Events with the Labs & C4A: Online Maker Talk--DIY Zines

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

1 p.m.
This event will be held virtually. You will receive joining instructions two (2) hours before the event is scheduled to begin. Space is limited, please register at bit.ly/labsclasses to be invited to the talk. 

Tuesday, April 27, 2021

Learn ASL

American Sign Language: Beginning Level

Center for Accessibility

Join us for our ever-popular series’ of American Sign Language (ASL) classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12 - 1 p.m.   This will be a chance for Beginning Level signers to meet and practice conversing and learn some basic signing skills, up to 100 vocabulary words, and rules of grammar. Although focus is on beginners, everyone is welcome to join the class, regardless of skill level.  

Thursday, April 29, 2021

Learn ASL

American Sign Language: Beginning Level

Center for Accessibility

Join us for our ever-popular series’ of American Sign Language (ASL) classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12 - 1 p.m.   This will be a chance for Beginning Level signers to meet and practice conversing and learn some basic signing skills, up to 100 vocabulary words, and rules of grammar. Although focus is on beginners, everyone is welcome to join the class, regardless of skill level.  

Tuesday, May 4, 2021

Learn ASL

American Sign Language: Beginning Level

Center for Accessibility

Join us for our ever-popular series’ of American Sign Language (ASL) classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12 - 1 p.m.   This will be a chance for Beginning Level signers to meet and practice conversing and learn some basic signing skills, up to 100 vocabulary words, and rules of grammar. Although focus is on beginners, everyone is welcome to join the class, regardless of skill level.  

Thursday, May 6, 2021

Learn ASL

American Sign Language: Beginning Level

Center for Accessibility

Join us for our ever-popular series’ of American Sign Language (ASL) classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12 - 1 p.m.   This will be a chance for Beginning Level signers to meet and practice conversing and learn some basic signing skills, up to 100 vocabulary words, and rules of grammar. Although focus is on beginners, everyone is welcome to join the class, regardless of skill level.  

Monday, May 10, 2021

Thhe Guest List

ASL Book Club

Center for Accessibility

2 p.m.
Do you love to read and talk about books? Are you interested in participating in a book discussion using American Sign Language? If so, this book club is for YOU! We meet the second Monday of every other month, from 2 - 3 p.m., via Zoom. The book club is facilitated in ASL by Janice Rosen, Librarian, Center for Accessibility. ASL/voice interpreters will be present. Let us know if you need other reasonable accommodations.
Glowing 3D printer with a printed traffic cone

Virtual Event with the Labs & C4A: What is 3D Printing?

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

3 p.m.
One of the technologies offered by the Labs at MLK is 3D printing. Are you curious about how 3D printing works? Join us for a virtual program discussing the basics of how it works, what materials are used and what kinds of machines are at the Labs. 

Tuesday, May 11, 2021

Learn ASL

American Sign Language: Beginning Level

Center for Accessibility

Join us for our ever-popular series’ of American Sign Language (ASL) classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12 - 1 p.m.   This will be a chance for Beginning Level signers to meet and practice conversing and learn some basic signing skills, up to 100 vocabulary words, and rules of grammar. Although focus is on beginners, everyone is welcome to join the class, regardless of skill level.  
ASL Story Time Blocks

Virtual ASL Story Time!

Center for Accessibility

2 p.m.
Join us on Facebook Live for American Sign Language (ASL) Story Time with Librarians Ms. Janice and Ms. Jenny! Janice will sign in ASL and Jenny will read aloud from a fun book, then teach some signs from our story, and how to sign the song “The More We Get Together.”  Even though the program is designed for ages 2-5, all are welcome. Automatic captioning will be available.

Thursday, May 13, 2021

Learn ASL

American Sign Language: Beginning Level

Center for Accessibility

Join us for our ever-popular series’ of American Sign Language (ASL) classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12 - 1 p.m.   This will be a chance for Beginning Level signers to meet and practice conversing and learn some basic signing skills, up to 100 vocabulary words, and rules of grammar. Although focus is on beginners, everyone is welcome to join the class, regardless of skill level.  

Monday, May 17, 2021

Sewing lace

Virtual Events with the Labs & C4A: What is Sewing?

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

3 p.m.
One of the technologies offered by the Labs at MLK is sewing machines. Are you curious about how machine sewing works? If so, join us for a virtual program discussing the basics of how it works, what materials are used, and what kinds of machines are at the Labs. 

Tuesday, May 18, 2021

Learn ASL

American Sign Language: Beginning Level

Center for Accessibility

Join us for our ever-popular series’ of American Sign Language (ASL) classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12 - 1 p.m.   This will be a chance for Beginning Level signers to meet and practice conversing and learn some basic signing skills, up to 100 vocabulary words, and rules of grammar. Although focus is on beginners, everyone is welcome to join the class, regardless of skill level.  

Thursday, May 20, 2021

Learn ASL

American Sign Language: Beginning Level

Center for Accessibility

Join us for our ever-popular series’ of American Sign Language (ASL) classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12 - 1 p.m.   This will be a chance for Beginning Level signers to meet and practice conversing and learn some basic signing skills, up to 100 vocabulary words, and rules of grammar. Although focus is on beginners, everyone is welcome to join the class, regardless of skill level.  

Tuesday, May 25, 2021

Learn ASL

American Sign Language: Beginning Level

Center for Accessibility

Join us for our ever-popular series’ of American Sign Language (ASL) classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12 - 1 p.m.   This will be a chance for Beginning Level signers to meet and practice conversing and learn some basic signing skills, up to 100 vocabulary words, and rules of grammar. Although focus is on beginners, everyone is welcome to join the class, regardless of skill level.  

Thursday, May 27, 2021

Learn ASL

American Sign Language: Beginning Level

Center for Accessibility

Join us for our ever-popular series’ of American Sign Language (ASL) classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12 - 1 p.m.   This will be a chance for Beginning Level signers to meet and practice conversing and learn some basic signing skills, up to 100 vocabulary words, and rules of grammar. Although focus is on beginners, everyone is welcome to join the class, regardless of skill level.  

Tuesday, June 8, 2021

ASL Story Time Blocks

Virtual ASL Story Time!

Center for Accessibility

2 p.m.
Join us on Facebook Live for American Sign Language (ASL) Story Time with Librarians Ms. Janice and Ms. Jenny! Janice will sign in ASL and Jenny will read aloud from a fun book, then teach some signs from our story, and how to sign the song “The More We Get Together.”  Even though the program is designed for ages 2-5, all are welcome. Automatic captioning will be available.

Wednesday, June 9, 2021

Book Club

Talking Book Club

Center for Accessibility

11 a.m.
Join the Center of Accessibility for Talking Book Club. This book club is targeted toward participants who are blind or low vision, but we are open to any book-lover joining! We will meet on the second Wednesday of every other month. Our next virtual book club meeting will take place on June 9 from 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. Paisley, a Library Associate for the Center for Accessibility, will host and moderate the Talking Book Club.

Monday, June 14, 2021

Glowing 3D printer with a printed traffic cone

Virtual Event with the Labs & C4A: What is 3D Printing?

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

3 p.m.
One of the technologies offered by the Labs at MLK is 3D printing. Are you curious about how 3D printing works? Join us for a virtual program discussing the basics of how it works, what materials are used and what kinds of machines are at the Labs. 

Monday, June 21, 2021

Sewing lace

Virtual Events with the Labs & C4A: What is Sewing?

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

3 p.m.
One of the technologies offered by the Labs at MLK is sewing machines. Are you curious about how machine sewing works? If so, join us for a virtual program discussing the basics of how it works, what materials are used, and what kinds of machines are at the Labs. 

Monday, July 12, 2021

Glowing 3D printer with a printed traffic cone

Virtual Event with the Labs & C4A: What is 3D Printing?

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

3 p.m.
One of the technologies offered by the Labs at MLK is 3D printing. Are you curious about how 3D printing works? Join us for a virtual program discussing the basics of how it works, what materials are used and what kinds of machines are at the Labs. 

Tuesday, July 13, 2021

ASL Story Time Blocks

Virtual ASL Story Time!

Center for Accessibility

2 p.m.
Join us on Facebook Live for American Sign Language (ASL) Story Time with Librarians Ms. Janice and Ms. Jenny! Janice will sign in ASL and Jenny will read aloud from a fun book, then teach some signs from our story, and how to sign the song “The More We Get Together.”  Even though the program is designed for ages 2-5, all are welcome. Automatic captioning will be available.

Monday, July 19, 2021

Sewing lace

Virtual Events with the Labs & C4A: What is Sewing?

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

3 p.m.
One of the technologies offered by the Labs at MLK is sewing machines. Are you curious about how machine sewing works? If so, join us for a virtual program discussing the basics of how it works, what materials are used, and what kinds of machines are at the Labs. 

Monday, Aug. 9, 2021

Glowing 3D printer with a printed traffic cone

Virtual Event with the Labs & C4A: What is 3D Printing?

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

3 p.m.
One of the technologies offered by the Labs at MLK is 3D printing. Are you curious about how 3D printing works? Join us for a virtual program discussing the basics of how it works, what materials are used and what kinds of machines are at the Labs. 

Monday, Aug. 16, 2021

Sewing lace

Virtual Events with the Labs & C4A: What is Sewing?

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

3 p.m.
One of the technologies offered by the Labs at MLK is sewing machines. Are you curious about how machine sewing works? If so, join us for a virtual program discussing the basics of how it works, what materials are used, and what kinds of machines are at the Labs.