Calendar of Events

January 2018

LIBRARY CALENDAR AT A GLANCE

SPECIAL PROGRAMS

MAIN LIBRARY
101 W. Manchester Blvd.
Inglewood, California  90301
310-412-5645
CRENSHAW IMPERIAL BRANCH LIBRARY
11141 Crenshaw Blvd.
Inglewood, California  90303
310-412-5403
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Wednesday, January 10
6:00 p.m.  Lecture Hall

Film: "I am Not Your Negro" (2016)

Thursday, January 11
6:00 p.m.  Lecture Hall

Film:  "Selma" (2017)

Thursday, Jan 11  
3:30 p.m.  
Children's Division
"Martin Luther King Jr. Day at the Main Library"
All Ages
Children's Division
Stories, Film, and Crafts for children.



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Thursday, January 11
3:00 p.m.

"Martin Luther King Jr. Day
at the Crenshaw Library"

Stories and Crafts for Families celebrating the life of Martin Luther King Jr.

ONGOING PROGRAMS for Adults, Young Adults, & Children

MAIN LIBRARY
101 W. Manchester Blvd.
Inglewood, California  90301
310-412-5645
CRENSHAW IMPERIAL BRANCH LIBRARY
11141 Crenshaw Blvd.
Inglewood, California  90303
310-412-5403

ADULTS

Legal-Aid
Tuesdays   Jan 2 and 16
12:30 p.m.
Legal Aid Telecommunications for Adults
1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month
Resume
Wednesdays
5:00 p.m.
Resume Building for Young Adults and Adults     2nd Floor
Let us help you create a resume that will get results!

Social-Media
Wednesday, January 17  
6:00 p.m.
How to Create Social Media Content for Adults
by Deborah Deras
Every 3rd Wed of the month - 3rd Floor
Learn how to use Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest, etc.

Computer-Essentials
Thursday, January 18    
4:00 p.m.
Computer Essentials for Adults
3rd Floor - Gates Computer Lab
Every 3rd Thursday of the month
Learn the basics of computers, Microsoft Word, and searching the Internet.

Adult-Coloring
Thursdays   January 4 and 18
4:00 p.m.  
Adult Coloring
Main Reading Room
Bring out your inner artist as you color and create inspiring artwork.

Adult-Crafts
Thursdays January 11 and 25
4:00 p.m.    
Main Reading Room
Adult Crafts
Create works of art every other week!



YOUNG ADULTS

Resume
Wednesdays
5:00 p.m.
Resume Building for Young Adults and Adults
2nd Floor
Let us help you create a resume that will get results!
Occulus
Wednesday, January 10 and 24    
4:00 p.m.
Oculus for Teens
1st Floor, YA Room
Join us as we explore virtual reality using the Oculus Rift.
Anime
Friday, January 5 and 19    
4:00 p.m.
Anime Club
Children's Storyroom
Learn how to draw anime.




CHILDREN - SPECIAL PROGRAMS

BINGO
Monday  January 8
3:30 p.m.   
BINGO
Ages 8 and up
Children's Storyroom

Art-Studio-for-Kids
Thursday   January 18
3:30 p.m.
Art Studio for Kids

All Ages
Children's Division
WII-U
Monday   January 22
3:30 p.m.
Wii U

Ages 8 and up
Children's Storyroom
Book-Club
Thursday   January 25
3:30 p.m.
Adventure Book Club

Grades 3 - 6
Children's Room
Join us for book discussion and other activities.

Winter-Craft
Tuesday   January 26
3:30 p.m.
Winter Craft

All Ages
Children's Division




CHILDREN    ON-GOING PROGRAMS

Bilingual-Storytime
Mondays   Jan 11 - March 1
1:00 p.m.
BILINGUAL STORYTIME
Ages 3 - 5 years
Children's Storyroom
Join us for stories, songs, fingerplays, flannelboards, musical activities, and crafts in Spanish and English. No sign-up required.

Family-Movies
Tuesdays
4:00 p.m.
Family Movies
Children's Storyroom
Enjoy a feature length family movie.

Storytime
Tuesdays  
6:30 p.m.
Family Storytime - All ages.
Children's Storyroom
Join us for stories, songs, fingerplays, flannelboards, musical activities, and crafts. Drop-In. No sign-up required.

blocks
Wednesdays  
 4:00 p.m.
Building Bricks/Board Games - All ages.
Children's Division
Play games and build structures with building bricks.

Storytime
Thursdays Jan 11 - March 1  
11:00 a.m.
ELF - Early Literacy for Families
BABY STORYTIME

Ages Birth - 18 months
Children's Storyroom
Join us for a story, songs, musical activities, and play as we discover early literacy for babies.  No sign-up required

Storytime
Thursdays Jan 11 - March 1   
12:00 p.m.
ELF - Early Literacy for Families
TODDLER STORYTIME

Ages 18 months - 3 years
Children's Storyroom
Join us for a story, songs, musical activities, and play as we discover early literacy for toddlers.  No sign-up required

Storytime
Thursdays Jan 11 - March 1   
2:30 a.m.
ELF - Early Literacy for Families
PRESCHOOL STORYTIME

Ages 3 - 5 years
Children's Storyroom
Join us for a story, songs, musical activities, and play as we discover early literacy for preschoolers.  No sign-up required

Storytime
Fridays   Jan 12 - February 23   
11:00 a.m.
ELF - Early Literacy for Families
BABY and TODDLER STORYTIME

Ages Birth - 3 years
Children's Storyroom
Join us for a story, songs, musical activities, and play as we discover early literacy for babies and  toddlers.  No sign-up required

STEAM
Fridays
3:00 p.m.
STEAM Activities for Children

Ages 8 and up
Children's Division
Explore and create with Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math. No sign-up required

Storytime
Saturdays   11:30 a.m.
Saturday Storytime
Children's Storyroom
Join us for stories, songs, fingerplays, flannelboards, musical activities, and crafts. Drop-In. No sign-up required




















ADULTS

WIC
Tuesday, January 16   11:30 a.m.
WIC Monthly

Monthly Nutrition Services Information Session for Women, Infants, and Children
Adult-Coloring
Tuesdays   4:00 p.m.
Adult Coloring or Adult Crafts
Bring out your inner artist as you color and create inspiring artwork.
Computer-Essentials
Thursdays   3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Digital Drop-In for Adults
Bring your electronic device and learn how to use it.
Book-Club
Thursdays   4:00 p.m.
Adult Book Club
Join us to discuss a book the group has read. Please call the library for the current book's title and availability.




YOUNG ADULTS

Resume
Tuesdays   3:30 p.m.
Resume Building for Young Adults
Let us help you create a resume that will get results!
Makerspae
Thursdays   Jan 11 and 25  3:00 p.m.
Makerspace for Teens
We'll provide the supplies and materials - you provide the creativity.
CIA
Thursday  January 11     3:30 p.m.
C.I.A. (Create, Imagine, Achieve)
A program where teens and young adults can come together to discuss, encourage, and partner with their peers on creative works like art, poetry, book talks, book clubs and so on.



CHILDREN

Storytime
Mondays   Jan 8 - Feb 26  
10:30 a.m.
ELF - Early Literacy for Families
BABY STORYTIME

Ages Birth - 18 months
Join us for a story, songs, musical activities, and play as we discover early literacy for babies.  No sign-up required

Storytime
Mondays   Jan 8 - Feb 26    
11:00 a.m.
ELF - Early Literacy for Families
TODDLER STORYTIME

Ages 18 months - 3 years
Join us for stories, songs, flannelboards, musical activities, and play as we discover early literacy for toddlers.  No sign-up required

STEAM
Mondays  
3:00 p.m.
STEAM Activities for Children
Ages 8 and up
Explore and create with Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math. No sign-up required

Storytime
Mondays   Jan 8 - Feb 26  
4:00 p.m.
FAMILY STORYTIME
All Ages
Join us for stories, songs, flannelboards, musical activities, and play.  No sign-up required

Bilingual-Storytime
Tuesdays    Jan 9 - Feb 27  
11:00 a.m.  
ELF - Early Literacy for Families

BILINGUAL STORYTIME
Ages 3 - 5 years
Join us for stories, songs, fingerplays, flannelboards, musical activities, and crafts in Spanish and English. No sign-up required.

blocks
Tuesdays  
3:30 p.m.
Brick Building/Board Games in the Children's Room
Play games and build structures with building bricks.  No sign-up required

Storytime
Thursdays   Jan 11 - March 1  
11:00 a.m.
ELF - Early Literacy for Families
PRESCHOOL STORYTIME

Ages 3 - 5 years
Join us for stories, songs, flannelboards, musical activities, and play as we discover early literacy for preschoolers.  No sign-up required.

STEAM


Saturdays  
3:00 p.m.
STEAM Activities for Children
Ages 8 and up
Explore and create with Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math.