3D Mondays – 3D Printer Tinker Lab

3D Mondays – 3D Printer Tinker Lab

Monday, August 19, 2019 · 4:00 PM

Lafayette Library has a 3D Printer

Come learn how to create some simple 3D models, find out about our 3D printer, get a demonstration and learn how to print your creation at the library for free. This is open to all ages 10 and up. Parent or older sibling recommended for Ages 8-10.

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3D Mondays – 3D Printer Tinker Lab

3D Mondays – 3D Printer Tinker Lab

Monday, August 19, 2019 · 6:00 PM
Located at Technology Lab

Lafayette Library has a 3D Printer

Come learn how to create some simple 3D models, find out about our 3D printer, get a demonstration and learn how to print your creation at the library for free. This is open to all ages 10 and up. Parent or older sibling recommended for Ages 8-10.

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All Ears Reading® Breeja

All Ears Reading® Breeja

Tuesday, August 20, 2019 · 3:00 PM
Located at Children's Room

Sign up for a 15 minute session at the information desk or call us at (925) 385-2280.

Children can have fun and practice their literacy skills by reading to a dog. Breeja (Bree-uh), a sweet Lab from ARF’s Pet Hug Pack, is a great listener! Bring your own book or pick up a library book.

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T’ai Chi at the Library

T’ai Chi at the Library

Tuesday, August 20, 2019 · 6:00 PM
Located at Homework Center

Always curious about T’ai Chi, but not sure where to start? Looking for a low-impact way to improve balance and reduce stress in your daily life? Join us this ongoing class practicing the gentle Chinese martial art, T’ai chi ch’uan, with local instructor Robert Noha. Sensei Noha has more than 40 years experience teaching Aikido and T’ai chi ch’uan. Beginners welcome; join us every Tuesday night at 6pm.

This a free program for adults 18+, no registration is required.

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All Ears Reading® Gusto

All Ears Reading® Gusto

Tuesday, August 20, 2019 · 4:00 PM
Located at Children's Room

Sign up for a 15 minute session at the information desk or call us at (925) 385-2280.

Children can have fun and practice their literacy skills by reading to a dog. Gusto, a sweet Lab from ARF’s Pet Hug Pack, is a great listener! Bring your own book or pick up a library book.

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All Ears Reading® Gusto

All Ears Reading® Gusto

Tuesday, August 20, 2019 · 4:00 PM
Located at Children's Room

Sign up for a 15 minute session at the information desk or call us at (925) 385-2280.

Children can have fun and practice their literacy skills by reading to a dog. Gusto, a sweet Lab from ARF’s Pet Hug Pack, is a great listener! Bring your own book or pick up a library book.

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La Hora del Cuento – Spanish Storytime

La Hora del Cuento – Spanish Storytime

Tuesday, August 20, 2019 · 10:15 AM
Located at Homework Center

Join us for stories, songs, and fingerplays en español. For children and families. Come learn some Spanish! ¡Únase con nosotros todos los martes para leer cuentos, cantar y hacer rimas!

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Free Teen Tech Help by Appointment

Free Teen Tech Help by Appointment

Tuesday, August 20, 2019 · 2:30 PM

Free tech help by appointment!

ONE ON ONE HELP:
Local Teens can answer almost any question to suit your needs. Just ask!  We can help solve most problems you might encounter with your smart phone, laptop, MP3 player, eBook reader or most other consumer technology products.

PERSONAL HELP
Friendly, one-on-one instruction and assistance. Help available to all ages. Please bring your device with you.

To make an appointment, please call the library at 925-385-2280 or come to the Information Desk during library open hours.  Teen tech helpers are available for 30 minute time slots.

Please note that Teen Tech Help volunteers cannot perform the following activities:

  • Repair or work on your device
  • Install Hardware
  • Software or updates on your device (library apps excluded)
  • Provide Word Processing or any other clerical work
  • Provide private lessons or accept payment of any kind
  • Recommend products for you to buy
  • Do your online shopping or internet transactions
  • Place online ads or social media posts for you

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Teddy Bear Overnight

Teddy Bear Overnight

Wednesday, August 21, 2019 · 4:00 PM
Located at Children's Room

Bring along a small stuffed animal and have a “beary” fun time helping them zipline in the library! Your cuddly pal will then spend the night in a tent and have many after-hours adventures. Pick up your tired friend anytime on Thursday and see photos of the night before.

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Mother Goose Storytime

Mother Goose Storytime

Thursday, August 22, 2019 · 10:15 AM
Located at Homework Center

Join us for simple stories, songs, and rhymes just right for wiggly book worms! All ages and abilities are welcome.

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Romantic Masters: Tableaux a la Russe

Romantic Masters: Tableaux a la Russe

Thursday, August 22, 2019 · 6:30 PM
Located at Community Hall

Please join acclaimed pianist Robyn Carmichael for another exciting and engaging chapter of her Romantic Masters Series: Tableaux a La Russe! Explore Three Great Russian Composers and the surprising forces that shaped them: Borodin, Tchaikovsky and Rachmaninoff. Don’t miss this unique combination of words, music and images.
For a preview of Ms. Carmichael’s playing, please visit her website at www.robyncarmichael.com
“Extraordinary poetry…a magical musician” – Palo Alto Times Tribune
“A magnificent and illuminating evening” – Kultura, Poland
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Thursday Tech Help with Orlando 10:30am

Thursday Tech Help with Orlando 10:30am

Thursday, August 22, 2019 · 10:30 AM
Located at Teen Center

Our resident technology expert will provide answers to all of your computer questions every Thursday from 10:30am-11:00am in the Teen Center at the Lafayette Library. 

Sign up in advance for a 30-minute one-on-one session. The session is also intended for people seeking assistance with e-books and e-readers. Please bring your questions, device and necessary passwords with you.
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