Open Mahjong PlayIn Progress
Practice your American Mahjong game with other players at the Roden Branch. All levels of play welcome, a basic knowledge of the game is needed. No registration is necessary.
How to Attend This event takes place in person. Masks are…
Open ShopIn Progress
Drop in during Open Shop to:Get a brief software overviewFind out how we can help with your projectCheck out what people are makingUse a laser cutter, electronic cutter, 3D printer, sewing machine, milling machine, hot glue guns, and your…
In Stitches at West PullmanCanceled
Bring your knitting needles and current or new project. Let's chat while we knit and listen to recorded music. We'll share patterns and tips, all the while not dropping a stitch! If you are new to knitting, bring US size 8 needles and one…
Film Screening: Cooley High (1975)In Progress
Variation on "American Graffiti," focusing on black teens in a 1960s Chicago neighborhood as they prepare to leave high school and enter the real world. A vintage Motown soundtrack is included. The screenplay was written by Eric Monte, who…
Join us on Wednesdays this fall to play our new Nintendo Switch or board games!
For teens in high school.
How to AttendThis is an in person event. We encourage those who are not vaccinated, may be immunocompromised or have family members who…
Had a busy morning and missed story time? Come in the afternoon and play for up to 45 minutes in the play room. Space is limited to a few families at a time and we appreciate your cooperation. (For those who would feel most…
Hang out, play games and make fun stuff!
For ages 10 and up.
How to AttendThis event takes place in person. Masks are strongly encouraged in all CPL locations.
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Is English your second language? Do you want more practice speaking and understanding American English? Join our conversation group and improve your ability to communicate.This group focuses on having lively discussions about current…Registration requiredRegister for event
Children learn the basics of how to play chess and checkers. Experienced players can help teach or play against each other in this weekly program.
For kids 5 to 10.
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This event takes place in person. Register by the start of…Registration required (22 spots remaining)Register for event
Explore paints, clay, and other craft materials to create, make, and play!
For ages 4 and up
How to Attend
This event takes place in person. Masks are strongly encouraged in all CPL locations.
Questions about visiting the library? Check out…
Did you know that YOUmedia has DSLR cameras and lenses that you can check out and use for your photo and video projects?
Come to our certification to learn the basics of DSLR camera operation, so you can start creating and documenting…Registration required (2 spots remaining)Register for event
Unwind after school by doing arts and crafts together with family and friends.
How to AttendThis event takes place in person. Masks are strongly encouraged in all CPL locations. Questions about visiting the library? Check out our Using the…
Ready, set, build! Join us each week as we complete exciting and timed LEGO challenges. Some challenges focus on creativity while others test your engineering skills. Either way, all of the challenges are fun.
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In celebration of Latinx History Month join dance instructor Jorge from Latin Rhythms for a Salsa dance lesson. This introductory class will lay down the fundamental rules and techniques of Salsa. This is a 50-minute workshop and…
Let’s talk about social media and eating habits! Tired of reading about new diets on social media? Tired of the many expectations of society regarding body weight and type? Do you want to learn more about nutrition? Would you like…
Budlong Woods' monthly, virtually-hosted game night series! We'll be playing games from the renowned Jackbox Games Party Packs. All you'll need to participate is an extra internet browser window open on your device, or on an extra…Registration closed
Learn how to make a 3D model using Sculpt.gl, Tinkercad, Meshmixer and prepare it for printing with splicing software. Come back later to pick up your design.
Every Wednesday in YOUmedia, teens can learn how to use digital skills…Registration required (3 spots remaining)Register for event
Join us for a discussion and activity on Posted by John David Anderson. Pick up your copy at the front desk today, read the book and come have fun!
For kids in grades 6 to 8.
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This event takes place in…Registration closed
After 22 years, bell hooks book, All About Love continues to challenge us in our thoughts about the heavily debated concept of love. This Reading Group will gather on Wednesday evenings to discuss the striking yet concise chapters…
Do you like to build with LEGO®? Come to the Back of the Yards Branch where you can build castles, pyramids or anything else you can imagine.
For ages 5 and older.
¿Te gusta construir con LEGO®? Ven a la biblioteca Back of the…