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Thursday, February 9, 2012
Herrick District #Library e-News - Get Your Gadget On, Great Decisions and Art! & more #michlit
Winter 2012 Library Events
Herrick District Library e-News
Great Decisions, Get Your Gadget On and Master of the Month with Klimt.
February is chock full of opportunities to expand your world.
Looking for a quick fix for the winter blues? Sign up to attend a Master of the Month art workshop with Cynthia Hagedorn. This month's master is Klimt. Sign up here to attend - Saturday, February 11 at 2:00pm. Class is limited to the first 20. Learn about the artist, then create in his style by using paint, pastels and gold to design your own loving piece of art.
Then, it's on to our winning Great Decisions program, brought to you by the library and the World Affairs Council of Western Michigan, and co-sponsored by Friends of Herrick District Library.
This lunchtime program is a favorite and promises to challenge your mind as we have a conversation about today's hottest policy topics. Noon to 1:00 in the lower level auditorium. Bring a lunch!
February 15 End Game Afghanistan
February 22 Energy Geopolitics
February 29 Mexico : Crime, Drugs and Governance
March 7 Promoting Democracy: In America's Interest?
And not to be missed, February is TECH TIME at the Library! You can Get Your Gadget On at this fantastic line-up of programs:
eReader Open House
Drop in for cookies and eReader training. See our gadgets or bring your own. We'll be chatting about Kindle, Nook, iPad, Sony reader and more. Find out how to download free library books with your Herrick card. We'll be behind the reference desk--follow the balloons.
Monday, Feb 20 5-8pm
Tuesday Feb 21 9am-1pm
Thursday Feb 23 1-5pm
Saturday Feb 25 9am-1pm
Tech Tool Showcase Monday Feb 27 6:30-8pm
Chad Parker from Office Max brings a whole gadget gallery to the library with plenty of time for touching and feeling the latest devices!
eReader User's Group Tuesday Feb 28 noon-1pm
Come and share tips, tricks and more with other eReader users. Register here so we know you're coming!
iPad Beginner's Bootcamp Tuesday Feb 28 6:30-8pm
Bill Badran from Bandatech Solutions offers a starter class for new iPad owners. Bring yours and get your questions answered!
You've got tech questions, we've got answers, ebooks and more!
For more information, call the Reference Desk: 616.355.3720