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Tamara De Lempicka: Art Deco Icon

Come and learn about Tamara de Lempicka, a Polish-born artist whose paintings and glamorous, jet-setting lifestyle have come to embody the Art Deco art and design movement in the early 20th century. We will feature many of Lempicka’s best-known paintings and discuss how her long, fascinating life influenced her work and piqued the interest of viewers for decades.

Instructor is Ann Shifflet from Columbus College of Art and Design.

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Friday, January 23, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

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Tips for College Planning

High school students need to know much more than the three R’s before they graduate, and parents can help! Facilitators from At the Core, a company that offers guided self-assessment for students, will explain how the college application process has changed and what colleges are looking for in applicants. They will also share ways that parents can help students determine a major, college and career.

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Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

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UAPL Book Circle

Join us for an informal discussion of Benjamin Franklin: An American Life by Walter Isaacson. Benjamin Franklin packed more than just one life into eighty-four years. He was an inventor, a scientist, a diplomat, a businessman, a writer, and one of our most fascinating founding fathers. Award-winning author and historian Walter Isaacson explores all the facets of Franklin’s complex character in this biography.

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Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm

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UAPL Book Circle

Join us for an informal discussion of Benjamin Franklin: An American Life by Walter Isaacson. Benjamin Franklin packed more than just one life into eighty-four years. He was an inventor, a scientist, a diplomat, a businessman, a writer, and one of our most fascinating founding fathers. Award-winning author and historian Walter Isaacson explores all the facets of Franklin’s complex character in this biography.

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Tuesday, January 20, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

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Digital Media Q & A

Start the new year by learning how to get free eBooks, movies, music and more from your library. Sign-up to guarantee a time, or just drop in. Staff members from Media Services will help you set-up your tablet or eReader and show you how to access our great digital collections. Please bring your device and passwords for the app store.

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Sunday, January 18, 2015 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm

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Babytime Class

Babytime Class (Mon 10:15; Thurs. 11:15)
For children 0-24 months and their caregivers. Caregivers will learn songs, stories and rhymes to enhance personal reading time. These skills will help children build vocabulary, recognize objects, and build a foundation for reading and learning. Some baby signs will be incorporated in this storytime. (Thursdays only)

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Thursday, February 5, 2015 - 11:15am to 11:45am

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Babytime Class

Babytime Class (Mon 10:15; Thurs. 11:15)
For children 0-24 months and their caregivers. Caregivers will learn songs, stories and rhymes to enhance personal reading time. These skills will help children build vocabulary, recognize objects, and build a foundation for reading and learning. Some baby signs will be incorporated in this storytime. (Thursdays only)

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Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 11:15am to 11:45am

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Babytime Class

Babytime Class (Mon 10:15; Thurs. 11:15)
For children 0-24 months and their caregivers. Caregivers will learn songs, stories and rhymes to enhance personal reading time. These skills will help children build vocabulary, recognize objects, and build a foundation for reading and learning. Some baby signs will be incorporated in this storytime. (Thursdays only)

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Thursday, January 15, 2015 - 11:15am to 11:45am

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