Shepherd Park (Juanita E. Thornton) Library

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Baby and Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, May 24, 2017, 10:00 am

These 20-30 minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and fingerplays for children birth to two years old. Our Baby and Toddler Story Time is a great way to introduce your child to language skills in a positive and fun environment. With slightly more activity and movement than our lap times, children and their caregivers are encouraged to engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program.
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Photoshop Basics

Wednesday, May 24, 2017, 7:00 pm

Learn the basic techniques in Adobe Photoshop, the industry standard in photo editing. See how contrast, sharpening, saturation and color balance can be adjusted to enhance your photos. Click here to register.
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Yoga for All

Wednesday, May 24, 2017, 7:30 pm

Destress and come back to your natural state of balance with this restorative yoga practice led by Tara Bishop, Chopra Center Yoga Certified Teacher. Make sure to wear comfortable clothing and bring a mat, or a few mats will be available for use. First-time attendees will be asked to sign a participation waiver. This is a no-cost class for everyone!    
Bilingual Spanish Story Time

Bilingual Spanish Story Time

Monday, June 26, 2017, 11:00 am

Stories, songs, dances, and more in English and Spanish for children ages birth to 5 and their adults.  Cuentos, canciones, cailes, y más en inglés y español para niños de 0-5 años y sus adultos.
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Adobe Creative Suite Drop-In Session (4 hours)

Friday, May 26, 2017, 1:00 pm

Reserve a laptop station with access to Adobe Creative Suite programs, including Photoshop, Premiere Pro, Illustrator, After Effects and more. Adobe Creative Suite programs are the industry standard applications for many photo, video and audio editing. These sessions are from 1 - 5 p.m. Click here to register. 
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Family Story Time

Saturday, May 27, 2017, 11:00 am

Story time fun for entire family, these 30-40 minutes story times are packed full of books and activities designed to be enjoyed by all ages. Promoting language and literacy skills, these story times are a great way to further your child's lifelong love of reading and learning. Children and their grownups are encouraged to actively engage and participate with the stories and activities during the program.  All programs are free and open to the public.
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Video Basics

Saturday, May 27, 2017, 1:00 pm

Come learn the basics of shooting video.In this class, you will learn how to gather footage with a complete video project in mind. You will also get hands-on experience shooting with our video cameras.Limited space is available and sign-up is required.
Reading Partners

Reading Partners

Saturday, May 27, 2017, 2:00 pm

High school mentors will be available every Saturday afternoon in the children's department from 2 - 4 p.m. to read with kids who want to strengthen reading skills, or who just enjoy reading with new pals. Drop-in program for children ages 4 to 9 years old. No registration required.