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Job Lab - Help With Job Searching

Tuesdays 10:00am-Noon
Downtown Library - Teen Center
Help with Job Search, Online Applications and Resume Writing. Volunteers with human resources experience offer coaching in 21st century skills for your job search.
Sponsored by The Friends of the Library


DIY Jewelry

Teen Program: DIY Jewelry

Join us to make jewelry from copper wire, beads and old fashion buttons. Teens in grades 6-12 welcome.


Free Computer Help

Drop-In Computer Help

Need help with eBooks, searching the internet, sending emails, or using MS Word? Drop by the Small Meeting Room, where we will have instructors on hand to assist you with your techhology questions.
No reservation required.


Kaiser

Community Health Talk - Hot Topics in Nutrition

Featuring:  Scott Cahn, MS, RD
Is it time to rethink what’s on your plate?  Hear what Kaiser Permanente dietitian, Scott Cahn, MS, RD, has to say about hot topics in nutrition.  For questions, please contact the Health Education Department at Kaiser Permanente (650) 299-2433. Co-sponsored by the Friends of the Library.


Global Game Jam

Global Game Jam Jr.

Join 25,000 people all over the world in the 2015 Global Game Jam.  Design games start to finish in one day!  No programming experience necessary-- we'll teach you!  Bring your own computer, or use one of ours. Lunch and snacks provided. 5th grade and up welcome.  Space is limited, register with Sarah LaTorra today.  (650)780-7035 slatorra@redwoodcity.org  


Teen Digital Lab Photoshop Class

Wednesday January 28 • 4-6:00pm
Downtown Library - Teen Digital Lab

Sessions are stand alone or can be taken as a series, drop-ins welcome.  All teens grades 6-12th welcome. 
Week 1: Introduction to Photoshop:
*Wednesday, January 7 4:00pm-6:00pm
*Saturday, January 10, 1:00pm-4:00pm
Week 2: Basic Manipulation of Photos:
*Wednesday, January 14, 4:00pm-6:00pm
*Saturday, January 17, 1:00pm-4:00pm
Week 3: Advanced Feathering:
*Wednesday, January 28, 4:00pm-6:00pm
*Saturday, January 31, 1:00pm-4:00pm


Whiteboard

Teen Program: Make a Whiteboard

Get yourself organized for the New Year by making a personalized white board. Teens in grades 6-12 welcome.


Charged Particles

Charged Particles - Live in Concert

"Charged Particles is definitely dazzling."
- Jazz and Blues Report
Charged Particles plays concerts featuring highly-composed electric and acoustic jazz, with elements of Latin music, funk music, and many other genres, as well as creative arrangements of  jazz standards.  Sponsored by the Friends of the Library


Writers Bloc

Peninsula Writers Bloc

Group meetings include readings from participants. Learn about the craft of writing and getting published.
Sponsored by The Friends of the Library


Teen Digital Lab Photoshop Class

Wednesday February 4, 11 & 25 • 4-6:00pm
Downtown Library - Teen Digital Lab

Sessions are stand alone or can be taken as a series, drop-ins welcome.  All teens grades 6-12 are welcome. 
Week 1: Photoshop Green Screens:
*Wednesday, February 4, 4:00pm-6:00pm
*Saturday, February 7, 1:00pm-4:00pm
Week 2: Combining Green Screens:
*Wednesday, February 11, 4:00pm-6:00pm
*Saturday, February 14, 1:00pm-4:00pm
Week 3: Creating Graphic Design:
*Wednesday, February 25, 4:00pm-6:00pm
*Saturday, February 28, 1:00pm-4:00pm


Free Computer Help

Drop-In Computer Help

Need help with eBooks, searching the internet, sending emails, or using MS Word? Drop by the Small Meeting Room, where we will have instructors on hand to assist you with your techhology questions.
No reservation required.


Valentine's Day Crafts

Teen Program: Valentine's Crafts

Get ready for Valentine’s Day! Join us to make some heart airplanes, play hearts hide and seek, and enjoy more games and treats.

Teens in grades 6-12 welcome.


Board Games

Teen Program: Board Games

Join us for a board game challenge. Winners will receive gift cards! Teens in grades 6-12 welcome.


Let's Talk Books

Let's Talk Books

We will discuss Maya Angelou's I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. Sponsored by The Friends of the Library

Free Computer Help

Email Basics Class

Need help with email? Join us for an introduction. No computer experience needed. No reservation required.


Marshmallows

Teen Program: Marshmallow Shooters

Come learn how to make a marshmallow shooter and enjoy an epic battle. Teens in grades 6-12 welcome.

 

Teen Space at the Downtown Library

Teen Space

Teen Space at the Downtown Library
Do homework, hang out, and play on the computers at the Downtown Library.

Wii Gaming
Tuesdays & Thursdays 4:00-6:00 PM
Saturdays 12:00-2:00 PM
Weekly Movie
Wednesdays • 4:00 PM
Visit the Teen Page for events schedule.

 

Friends of the Redwood City Public Library

Friends of the Redwood City Public Library

Volunteer with Friends of the Library

Happy New Year! Support the Friends of the Library by visiting our bookstore in January to check out our New Year's Resolution sale. Lots of books to help you maintain your resolutions! Our bookstore has many quality books at deeply discounted prices.

Visit redwoodcity.org/libraryfriends

 

Project READ

Project READ

Project READ is a free literacy program sponsored by the Redwood City Public Library.

We are currently getting ready for our next tutor training.  If you would like to participate in creating a literate community please join us. Tutor Training dates are:
January 15th, 20th, 22nd, 27th and 29th
Tues and Thurs evenings from 6-9pm

Project READ 650-780-7077
E-mail: rclread@redwoodcity.org

 

 

 

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