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

By Joy Testa Cinquino

Monday, November 12: Library Closed for Veterans Day

Tuesday, November 13
9:30-11 am: Silver Sneakers: You’re In Control: Managing Type II Diabetes. Central Meeting Room, second floor
10 am-2 pm: Information Table: Evergreen Health. Learn about HIV PrEP and Treatment. Near computers, main floor
10 am-4 pm: Amerigroup/BlueCross BlueShield of WNY Focus Groups. Collections Gallery Conference Room, second floor
12 noon-1 pm: IMAGINE Buffalo Series. Video: Beauty and Versatility of Modern Concrete. Speaker: Gina Miano, Director of Education, Darwin Martin House. Ring of Knowledge, main floor
2-4 pm: Computer Training: Microsoft Word Basics. TechKnow Lab, second floor
3-5 pm: Maker Tuesday: Slime! Launch Pad Makerspace, main floor
4-5 pm: Library Foundation Meeting. Joseph B. Rounds Board Room, second floor

Wednesday, November 14
10 am-2 pm: Information Table: Bryant & Stratton College. Outside Media Room, main floor
10:30 am-2:30 pm: Information Table: Erie County Dept. of Health. Near computers, main floor
12 noon-1 pm: Express Group of AA. West Room, main floor

Thursday, November 15
10 am-3 pm: Information Table: Cassadaga Job Corps Academy. Near computers, main floor
10:30 am-2:30 pm: Information Table: Erie County Dept. of Health. Near computers, main floor
12 noon-1:30 pm. David Baldacci Author Talk & Book Signing. Ring of Knowledge, main floor
12 noon-4 pm: Information Table: Erie County Clerk’s Ready Center. Outside Media Room, main floor
12:20-12:50 pm: Mala Contemplative Education. Collections Gallery Conference Room, second floor
1-2 pm: Program Patients’ Rights and Medicare Fraud. West Room, main floor
3-7 pm: Virtual Reality 3D Modeling. Launch Pad MakerSpace, main floor
3:30-4 pm: B&ECPL Board of Trustees Development & Advocacy Committee Meeting. Joseph B. Rounds Board Room, second floor
4-6 pm: B&ECPL Board of Trustees Meeting. Joseph B. Rounds Board Room, second floor
4:30-8 pm: Literacy New York Buffalo Niagara Board Meeting. Collections Gallery Conference Room, second floor
5-7 pm: Thursday Movie: Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018). Ring of Knowledge, main floor
6:30-7:30 pm: Teen Science Café. West Room, main floor

Friday, November 16
9 am-4 pm: Erie County Dept. of Social Services: Workforce Training. Collections Gallery Conference Room, second floor
1-3 pm: Literacy NY Buffalo Niagara Drop-In Tutoring Center. West Room, main floor

Saturday, November 17
10 am-3 pm: Virtual Reality Forum. Behind Collections Gallery, second floor
1-2 pm: Preschool Storytime. Kids’ Space, main floor
1-3 pm: Reader’s Quest Book Group: From You to Me by K.A. Holt. Grades 6-8. West Room, main floor
2-3 pm: Buffalo Never Fails: The Queen City and World War I. Free public guided tour. Collections Gallery, second floor
3-4 pm: Social Justice Book Group: Illegal by Eoin Colfer. Grades 9-12. West Room, main floor

Sunday, November 18
1-4 pm: Virtual Reality 3D Modeling. Launch Pad MakerSpace, main floor

Launch Pad MakerSpace Hours
3D printing, Sphero Ball & recording studios
Main floor by Washington Street
Mon Closed 11/12/18
Tues—Wed 9 am—5 pm
Thursday 9 am—7:30 pm
Fri—Sat 9 am—5 pm
Sunday 12 noon—5 pm

Currently on Display
Collections Gallery, second floor: Buffalo Never Fails: The Queen City and World War I
Rare Book Room, main floor: Omar Khayyám’s Rubáiyát: The Persian Poem That Became a Sensation in English Translation
Café Windows, main floor: Color Us Creative. Works by artists in Autism Services, Inc. ArtWorks Studio

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