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February 2014 Events at the Arden-Dimick Library

Arden-Dimick Library, 891 Watt Ave., Sacramento

Sunday & Monday: Closed; Tuesday: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.; Wednesday & Thursday: 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.; Friday: 1 p.m. - 6 p.m.; Saturday: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

For details, telephone the Sacramento Public Library at (916) 264-2920 or visit www.saclibrary.org.

 

FAMILY/ALL AGES
ARDEN-DIMICK LIBRARY
BOOK SALE - FRIENDS OF ARDEN-DIMICK LIBRARY (RECURRING)
Saturday, February 01, 2014

10:00 AM
Friends of the Arden-Dimick Library is hosting a 2-day book sale. All books will be reasonably priced, starting at 25¢. Thousands of titles include: Children's Books, Mysteries and Thrillers, Adventure, Romance, History, Art, Cookbooks, Travel, Biographies, Science, Fiction, Sci-Fi/Fantasy and much more!

TECHNOLOGY INSTRUCTION
ARDEN-DIMICK LIBRARY
EREADER HELP BY APPOINTMENT @ ARDEN-DIMICK (RECURRING)
Saturday, February 01, 2014
Other dates: Saturdays 2/8/2014, 2/22/2014

11:00 AM
Want to read free books on your tablet or eReader? Learn how to download ebooks from the library's website during a one-on-one appointment. Sign up at the Arden-Dimick library.

TECHNOLOGY INSTRUCTION
ARDEN-DIMICK LIBRARY
ONE-ON-ONE TECHNOLOGY HELP @ ARDEN-DIMICK (RECURRING)
Tuesday, February 04, 2014
Other dates: Tuesdays 2/11/2014, 2/18/2014, 2/25/2014

12:00 PM
Have a computer issue? Can’t figure out how to get your laptop onto the wifi? Want to learn to get Zinio magazines or Overdrive e-books on to your tablet, phone or other device? Come get one-on-one tech help at the Arden-Dimick branch of the library. Sign up at the Service Desk in the library to make a half-hour appointment.

EARLY CHILDHOOD (0-5)
ARDEN-DIMICK LIBRARY
TODDLER STORYTIME @ ARDEN-DIMICK (RECURRING)
Wednesday, February 05, 2014
Other dates: Wednesday 2/12/2014

11:15 AM
Join us for a fun storytime for kids ages 18 months to 3 years, featuring books, music, arts and crafts, play time and more!

ADULT
ARDEN-DIMICK LIBRARY
CROCHETING, KNITTING & NATTERING @ ARDEN-DIMICK (RECURRING)
Wednesday, February 05, 2014

6:30 PM
Do you have knitting or crocheting projects you need to finish? Do you enjoy a little conversation while you’re working? Join us at the Arden-Dimick Library to learn some new tricks and share your
knowledge with others. We welcome all ages and skill levels.

EARLY CHILDHOOD (0-5)
ARDEN-DIMICK LIBRARY
PRESCHOOL STORYTIME @ ARDEN-DIMICK (RECURRING)
Thursday, February 06, 2014
Other dates: Thursday 2/13/2014

10:00 AM
Join us for a fun storytime for kids age 3 - 6 years, featuring books, music, arts and crafts, play time and more!

 

TEEN
ARDEN-DIMICK LIBRARY
WRAPPED UP WIRED WRAPPED JEWELRY: A BLACK HISTORY MONTH PROGRAM @ ARDEN-DIMICK(RECURRING)
Thursday, February 06, 2014
3:00 PM
In addition to our normal monthly teen hangout, we will have a special jewelry making session in honor of black history month. Come learn how to make jewelry with Sister Sheba of ArtWorks. Free and open to teens. Snacks will be provided.

TEEN
ARDEN-DIMICK LIBRARY
TEEN HANGOUT @ ARDEN-DIMICK (RECURRING)
Thursday, February 06, 2014

3:00 PM
Come hang out at the library for the short school day. Video games, board games, crafts and snacks available. Drop on by for a half hour or the whole time!

ADULT
ARDEN-DIMICK LIBRARY
ONE-ON-ONE JOB COACH ASSISTANCE @ ARDEN-DIMICK (RECURRING)
Thursday, February 06, 2014
Other dates: Thursdays 2/13/2014, 2/20/2014, 2/27/2014

5:30 PM
We have a volunteer ready to help individuals with job searching and using our database, JobNow, which offers live help fixing resumes and provides links to job websites. Our Job Coach is available every Thursday between 5:30 and 7:30 pm. Sign up for a one-hour appointment at the Service Desk in the library.



TEEN
ARDEN-DIMICK LIBRARY
MINECRAFT NIGHT @ ARDEN-DIMICK (RECURRING)
Friday, February 07, 2014

6:15 PM
Come play minecraft at the library. Bring your own account login information and laptop, or use our facilities. World building fun time!

FAMILY/ALL AGES
ARDEN-DIMICK LIBRARY
SECOND SATURDAY SENSORY STORYTIME @ ARDEN-DIMICK (RECURRING)
Saturday, February 08, 2014

11:00 AM
Join us for a special Storytime for kids with Autism and/or sensory disorders, featuring songs, stories, sensory activities and interactive materials. Targeted for a DEVELOPMENTAL AGE of 2 YEARS TO 6 YEARS OLD, there will lots of fun and time to socialize as well. Behaviors and/or noise are no problem, and siblings are welcome. We have developed this program for those children who may have difficulty in traditional Storytime and the presenter is also the parent of a child with autism. See you there!

 

FAMILY/ALL AGES
ARDEN-DIMICK LIBRARY
"ANANSI THE SPIDER" WITH THE PUPPET COMPANY @ ARDEN-DIMICK(RECURRING)
Thursday, February 13, 2014
Other dates:2/13/2014, 3/20/2014, 4/17/2014, 5/15/2014

4:00 PM
The Puppet Company returns to Arden-Dimick for Black History Month!
"Anansi the Spider" will be featured and these veterans from Fairyland in Oakland will put their own particular spin on this traditional African trickster tale. See you there!

ADULT
ARDEN-DIMICK LIBRARY
CROCHETING, KNITTING & NATTERING @ ARDEN-DIMICK (RECURRING)
Tuesday, February 18, 2014

1:00 PM
Do you have knitting or crocheting projects you need to finish? Do you enjoy a little conversation while you’re working? Join us at the Arden-Dimick Library to learn some new tricks and share your knowledge with others. We welcome all ages and skill levels.

TECHNOLOGY INSTRUCTION
ARDEN-DIMICK LIBRARY
INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTERS
Wednesday, February 19, 2014

10:00 AM
This basic course will cover the very beginning of using a computer. We will cover the basics of the mouse and keyboard, the display, and some basic uses of the internet. Recommended for computer novices.

BOOK CLUB
ARDEN-DIMICK LIBRARY
ARDEN-DIMICK OPEN BOOK CLUB (RECURRING)
Sunday, February 23, 2014

2:00 PM
Join the Arden-Dimick Open Book Club for our humor series. This is a free event that is open to all. We'll be discussing books that make us laugh! This month we'll be discussing Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, by Duglas Adams.

FAMILY/ALL AGES
ARDEN-DIMICK LIBRARY
WEDNESDAY MOVIE MADNESS @ ARDEN-DIMICK (RECURRING)
Wednesday, February 26, 2014

6:00 PM
Join us for a fabulous feature film, never rated more than PG, in our winter/spring movie series. We'll provide everything (including refreshments)...YOU come and enjoy the movie. Lots of great family fun at the library!! For movie title(s), please call 264-2920.





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