The Central Library in downtown Buffalo has a TON of events this week! Check them out and get involved!

By Joy Testa Cinquino

Monday, December 11
9 am-4:30 pm: Information Table: Oishei Healthy Kids-Health Home. Near Media Room, main floor
11 am-1 pm: Information Table: Gateway Longview-Children’s Health Home. Near computers, main floor
11 am-2 pm: Information Table: Eat Smart NY. Near computers, main floor
11 am-2 pm: Unyts Community Blood Drive. West Room, main floor
3-5 pm: Maker Monday: Cardboard Car Building. Launch Pad MakerSpace, main floor

Tuesday, December 12
10 am-12 noon: Information Table: United Healthcare. Near Media Room, main floor
12 noon-1 pm: IMAGINE Buffalo Series. Video: The Cathedral: Gothic Churches in Italy. Speaker: Chuck LaChiusa, President, Explore Buffalo. Ring of Knowledge, main floor
3-5 pm: Take Apart Tuesday. Learn how to take apart computers and put them back together. Launch Pad, main floor

Wednesday, December 13
10 am-12 noon: Computer Training: Microsoft Excel Basics. Registration: 858-7132. TechKnow Lab, second floor
10 am-12 noon: Information Table: Health Home Partners of WNY. Near Media Room, main floor
10 am-4 pm: Information Table: SafeLink. Near computers, main floor
11 am-2 pm: Information Table: PTM Consulting. Info on electric and gas price protection. Near computers, main floor
11 am-2 pm: Wellness Wednesday: Taming Holiday Stress. Make your own meditation jar, do some coloring or enjoy a relaxing massage. Ring of Knowledge, main floor
12 noon-1 pm: Express Group of AA. West Room, main floor
12 noon-1 pm: Information Table: Job Club. Near Media Room, main floor

Thursday, December 14
9:30-11:30 am: Buffalo Public Schools Literacy Club. West Room, main floor
10-11 am: Erie County Fiscal Stability Authority Meeting. Collections Gallery Conference Room, second floor
10 am-12 noon: Erie County Dept. of Social Services Workforce Training. Central Meeting Room, second floor
11 am-2 pm: Information Table: UB Educational Opportunity Center. Near Media Room, main floor
3-3:30 pm: Holiday Caroling with Crowley Webb. Ring of Knowledge & Main Concourse, main floor
3-7 pm: Virtual Reality Open House. Launch Pad MakerSpace, main floor
4:30-6 pm: B&ECPL Board of Trustees Executive Committee Meeting. Joseph B. Rounds Board Room, second floor
5-7 pm: Thursday Matinee: Rock Dog (2016). Ring of Knowledge, main floor

Friday, December 15
8:30 am-12 noon: Cassadaga Job Corps Academy Meet-Up. West Room, main floor
9-11 am: Erie County Dept. of Social Services Meeting. Collections Gallery Conference Room, second floor
9 am-4:30 pm: Information Table: Oishei Healthy Kids-Health Home. Near Media Room, main floor
10 am-4 pm: Information Table: SafeLink. Near computers, main floor
1-3 pm: Information Table: Fidelis Care. Near computers, main floor
1-3 pm: Literacy NY Buffalo Niagara Drop-In Tutoring Center. West Room, main floor

Saturday, December 16
11 am-2 pm: Information Table: PTM Consulting. Info on electric and gas price protection. Near computers, main floor
1-2 pm: Preschool Storytime. Kids’ Space, main floor
1-3 pm: Graham Cracker Houses Workshop. Presented by Explore & More Children’s Museum. Ages 6-12. Registration required: 716-858-8900. West Room, main floor
1-5 pm: Alabaster Box Meal for the Homeless. Holiday meal, haircuts, manicures and clothing provided free of charge, first come first served, courtesy of IAmPhynomenal, LLC and Black Monarchy Foundation. Central Meeting Room, second floor
2-3 pm: Buffalo Never Fails: The Queen City and World War I. Free public guided exhibition tour. Collections Gallery, second floor

Sunday, December 17
1-5 pm: Virtual Reality Open House. Launch Pad MakerSpace, main floor

M-F: Information Table: GBUAHN. Health management help for Medicaid recipients. Near computers, main floor

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