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All libraries closed – Christmas holidays

Tuesday, December 25, 2018 · 12:00 AM

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T’ai Chi at the Library

T’ai Chi at the Library

Tuesday, December 25, 2018 · 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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Homework Help

Homework Help

Tuesday, December 25, 2018 · 3:30 PM
Located at Library Open Space

Two tutors available for Free after school homework help for students K-12 from 3:30pm to 5:30pm!

Tutors are volunteer high school students.  Specialties include English, Social Studies, Math, Science, and Computer Science.

Please call the library to make an appointment at 925-385-2280 or go to the Information Desk.
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Girls Who Code: Grades 6th – 12th

Girls Who Code: Grades 6th – 12th

Wednesday, December 26, 2018 · 3:30 PM
Located at Technology Lab

Come join us to learn programming  and Computer Science in this exciting new weekly STEM program aimed at girls and young women, all are welcome. 
No prior programming experience needed.  New students welcome any time. This is an on-going weekly meeting that introduces young adults to coding in various languages.  We will be using the Girls Who Code curriculum as well as custom programming challenges throughout the school year.  This class is led by a local recent computer science graduate Miss Heather.
Registration is recommended each week but Drop ins are always welcome.
Requirements:
  • Willingness to explore computer science and problem solving
  • Grades 6th through 12th (exceptions allowed depending on computer experience)
  • Comfortable with computers and keyboarding (ability to type)
  • Basic math skills ( + – * / )
Bring your own laptops if you have them, workstations and library laptops will be available.  Space limited to 20 participants.
Group Meets every Wednesdays 3:30pm to 5:00pm in the Technology Lab.
Previous classes covered Java Basics, Variables, and Boolean Operators.  Class outline, presentation, and sample code are available online.  A link will be sent to you once you register for the class.  Returning students will continue with new material & personal projects, new students will work through the previous material with the help of Miss Heather and returning students.
A registered Girls Who Code club. #CA9019
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Homework Help

Homework Help

Wednesday, December 26, 2018 · 3:30 PM
Located at Library Open Space

Tutor available for Free after school homework help for students K-12 from 3:30pm to 5:30pm!

Tutors are volunteer high school students.  General Subjects, specialty includes Advanced Math.

Please call the library to make an appointment at 925-385-2280 or go to the Information Desk.
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Girls Who Code: Grades 3rd – 5th

Girls Who Code: Grades 3rd – 5th

Wednesday, December 26, 2018 · 2:30 PM
Located at Technology Lab

Come join us to learn programming  and Computer Science in this exciting new weekly STEM program aimed at girls and young women, all are welcome. 
No prior programming experience needed.  New students welcome any time. This is an on-going weekly meeting that introduces young adults to coding in Scratch.  We will be using the Girls Who Code curriculum as well as custom programming challenges throughout the school year.  This class is led by a local recent computer science graduate Miss Heather.
Registration is recommended each week but Drop ins are always welcome.
Requirements:
  • Willingness to explore computer science and problem solving
  • Grades 3rd through 5th
  • Comfortable with computers and keyboarding (ability to type)
Bring your own laptops if you have them, workstations and library laptops will be available.  Space limited to 15 participants.
Group Meets every Wednesdays 2:30pm to 3:30pm in the Technology Lab.
Self guided curriculum provided through girlswhocode.org. 
Returning students will continue with new material & personal projects, new students will work through the previous material with the help of Miss Heather and returning students.
A registered Girls Who Code club.  #CA9018
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Thursday Tech Help with Orlando 1:00pm

Thursday Tech Help with Orlando 1:00pm

Thursday, December 27, 2018 · 1:00 PM
Located at Teen Center

Our resident technology expert will provide answers to all of your computer questions every Thursday from 1:00pm-1:30pm 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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Thursday Tech Help with Orlando 1:30pm

Thursday Tech Help with Orlando 1:30pm

Thursday, December 27, 2018 · 1:30 PM
Located at Teen Center

Our resident technology expert will provide answers to all of your computer questions every Thursday from 1:30pm-2:00pm 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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Homework Help

Homework Help

Thursday, December 27, 2018 · 3:30 PM
Located at Library Open Space

Free after school homework help for students K-12 from 3:30pm to 5:30pm!

Tutor 1 is volunteer high school student.  Specialties include Math, Science, Computer Science.

Tutor 2 is volunteer college student. Specialties include Advanced Math (including calculus) , Computer programming in c++, Java, and writing.
Please call the library to make an appointment at 925-385-2280 or go to the Information Desk.
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Free Tech Help by Appointment

Free Tech Help by Appointment

Thursday, December 27, 2018 · 6:00 PM
Located at Library Open Space

Free Tech Help by Appointment!

CUSTOM HELP
Local college student can answer almost any question to suit your needs. Just ask!

TECHNOLOGY SOLUTIONS
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.  Help is available for 30 minute time slots.

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All libraries will close by 5pm

Monday, December 31, 2018 · 12:00 AM

All libraries will close by 5pm

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All libraries closed – New Year’s Holiday

Tuesday, January 1, 2019 · 12:00 AM

Book drops are open, but if they are full please return materials when the Library re-opens. Materials can be renewed online at ccclib.org, or by phone 1-800-984-4636.

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