Library Events

Keyboarding Classes at Chamberlin Middle School

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 12:00pm
When: Monday, August 11, 2014 11:00 AM
Where: Twinsburg Public Library

TPL staff will teach basic computer keyboarding skills to area students.  For students ages 10-12 entering 5th grade an up.  This program takes place at Chamberlin Middle School.

SCRATCH Programming at Chamberlin - Morning Session

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 10:00am
When: Monday, August 11, 2014 9:00 AM
Where: Twinsburg Public Library

Staff from TPL will teach youth how to create short video games using the Scratch programming language. This is a great way to introduce computer programming to kids.

Students must be 10-12 and entering 5th grade and up.  This event takes place at Chamberlin Middle School.

For more information, please call TeenCrossings at 330-425-4268 x6.

Job & Career Development: Resume Review

Sat, 08/09/2014 - 3:00pm
When: Saturday, August 09, 2014 2:00 PM
Where: Twinsburg Public Library at Meeting Room 3

Ebony will meet with you, one-on-one, to review your resume.  Sign up here for one 30-minute session.  You will receive a phone call with confirmation and a time on the Thursday prior to this session.

Paws to Read

Sat, 08/09/2014 - 12:00pm
When: Saturday, August 09, 2014 11:00 AM
Where: Twinsburg Public Library at Story Hour Room 1

Drop in to read to one of TPL's special workers, therapy dogs. They will be here from 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. in the Story Time rooms. Stop in during that time and sign up for an opportunity to cuddle with a canine and read. Children's Place will supply books, or choose your own favorite book to share. No advanced registration required, but you will need to sign up the day of the program for a 15 minute time slot to spend with your special canine friend. For independent readers ages 4 and up.

Job & Career Development Series: Pt.1 Selling Yourself to Employers

Sat, 08/09/2014 - 11:00am
When: Saturday, August 09, 2014 10:30 AM
Where: Twinsburg Public Library at Meeting Room 4

Learn how to "sell" yourself.  Instructor Ebony Williams will introduce job seekers to skills and strategies that will help develop confidence and convince prospective employers that YOU are the solution to their employment needs.

BLAST! Babysitter Training

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 11:00am
When: Friday, August 08, 2014 10:00 AM
Where: Twinsburg Public Library at Meeting Room 1

BLAST! (Babysitter Lessons and Safety Training is an important training program for potential babysitters and parents considering hiring a babysitter. The BLAST! program is exciting and interactive, providing extensive training in pediatric first aid, household safety, and the fundamentals of childcare. Features include:
• Most current practices for safety and injury prevention while babysitting
• First Aid basics for emergency response
• Quick references tools for babysitters
• Fun, easy to follow booklet
• National Certification through the Academy of Pediatrics
Designed for people ages 12-16, the BLAST! program can prepare children to interview for a babysitting job, select safe and suitable games and activities, prevent accidents, perform first aid, and begin babysitting safely and competently.

Cost is $50 payable by check at the beginning of class. Checks should be made out to: Twinsburg CPR and Safety. Includes all program materials and certification. Participants should bring a bag lunch, a doll large enough to diaper and a pen or pencil.  Parents should come in with their children at the start of class to fill out an emergency contact card.

Summer Movies at the Library -- Heaven Is for Real

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 7:00pm
When: Thursday, August 07, 2014 6:30 PM
Where: Twinsburg Public Library at Meeting Room 1

Join us for a showing of "Heaven Is for Real."  Popcorn and lemonade will be served ten minutes prior to showing.

Introduction to the Internet

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 3:00pm
When: Thursday, August 07, 2014 2:00 PM
Where: Twinsburg Public Library at Computer Classroom

Learn the basics of navigating, the terminology, and sharpening your search techniques. 

Introduction to Windows 7 for Seniors

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 3:00pm
When: Wednesday, August 06, 2014 2:30 PM
Where: Twinsburg Public Library at Computer Classroom

This class introduces you to the Windows operating system and how to complete basic tasks on a computer. You can call us at 330-425-4268 ext 4 to register.

Microsoft Access 2010: 8 Week Course

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 7:00pm
When: Tuesday, August 05, 2014 6:00 PM
Where: Twinsburg Public Library at Computer Classroom

This new eight-week course will teach you how to use Microsoft Access 2010 from the very  beginning. Topics covered include: how to create a database, using tables and forms to input data, and producing custom reports. Classes will be an hour and half long with anadditional thirty (optional) minutes of lab time.

Students are encouraged to bring in a flash drive or CD to save work. Students could also save work to a DropBox or Google Drive account.   Contact the Computer Lab for more information.

This is a special computer class series. Students will meet once a week for 8 weeks until May 8.  Booklets are available for check out or purchase. No class fee (unless students purchase booklet).  All classes are from 6:00-8:00 pm.

Meeting Dates:

      Tuesday, July 1

      Tuesday, July 8

     Tuesday, July 15

     Tuesday, July 22

     Tuesday, July 29

     Tuesday, August 5

     Tuesday, August 12

     Tuesday, August 19

 



Conversational Russian 1: Adults

Mon, 08/04/2014 - 7:00pm
When: Monday, August 04, 2014 6:30 PM
Where: Twinsburg Public Library at Meeting Room 4

Learn the basics of the Russian language and culture. There is a $10.00 nonrefundable class fee, due 1 week prior to the start of class.

*The library is closed on September 1. Class will resume the following week.

Computer Basics for Seniors

Mon, 08/04/2014 - 3:00pm
When: Monday, August 04, 2014 2:30 PM
Where: Twinsburg Public Library at Computer Classroom

Never used a computer? Want to learn how? This is the class for you! Come and learn how to use computers and why they have dominated our culture. Call us at 330-425-4268 ext 4 to register. 

CLOSED FOR TWINS DAY

Sat, 08/02/2014 - 1:00am
When: Saturday, August 02, 2014 12:00 AM
Where: Twinsburg Public Library

We are closed for the holiday. We will reopen on Sunday, August 3rd at 1:00 PM.

The "LEGO" Movie - Outdoor Movie

Fri, 08/01/2014 - 10:00pm
When: Friday, August 01, 2014 9:00 PM
Where: Twinsburg Public Library

Join us for an awesome movie under the stars event.  Bring your blankets and snacks and enjoy The Lego Movie with your family.  For all ages, movie is rated PG.

King Sisters Book Signing

Fri, 08/01/2014 - 5:00pm
When: Friday, August 01, 2014 4:00 PM
Where: Twinsburg Public Library at Meeting Room 1

Margaret and Katherine King return to the Library for their traditional Twins Days event. They will talk about their adventures as identical twins, perform their Twins Days rap number, and sign copies of their new book. The Kings were voted Crowd Favorites in the 2013 Twins Days Talent Show.

Brewing Beer: A Great Lakes Brewing Company Tasting

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 8:00pm
When: Thursday, July 31, 2014 7:00 PM
Where: Twinsburg Public Library at Meeting Room 1

A Great Lakes brewing expert explains the science and process of brewing every Clevelander’s favorite beer and lets you sample some of their most popular brews!! They will also explain their vital role in the sustainability of their business, the community and the planet through donations to community organizations, green building and energy efficiency, utilizing house-made biofuels and maintaining the vitality of our regional freshwater resources through the Burning River Foundation. Must be 21 to attend.



American Girls Dig Science

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 7:00pm
When: Thursday, July 31, 2014 6:30 PM
Where: Twinsburg Public Library at Story Hour Room 1

Learn all about plant science and dig up some fun crafts and activities with your favorite doll.  We will also enjoy a yummy snack.  For children entering grade 1 and up.

Introduction to Email

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 4:00pm
When: Thursday, July 31, 2014 3:00 PM
Where: Twinsburg Public Library at Computer Classroom

Learn how to create a free email account, send email, and add attachments to your messages.