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 3
10 am-2 pm: Information Table: United Healthcare. Near computers, main floor

Tuesday, December 4
12 noon-1 pm: IMAGINE Buffalo Series. Video: Tools for Enhanced Brainstorming. Discussion led by Phil Haberstro and Larry Brooks. Ring of Knowledge, main floor
12 noon-1:30 pm: Citizens for Regional Transit Board Meeting. West Room, main floor
3-5 pm: Maker Tuesday: Holiday Cards. Launch Pad Makerspace, main floor

Wednesday, December 5
9 am-4 pm: Erie County Dept. of Social Services Workforce Training. Collections Gallery Conference Room, second floor
10 am-4 pm: Information Table: Assurance Wireless. Near computers, main floor
12 noon-1 pm: Express Group of AA. West Room, main floor

Thursday, December 6
10-11:30 am: 201 Ellicott Project Stakeholders Meeting, Ciminelli Real Estate. Central Meeting Room, second floor
10 am-3 pm: Information Table: Cassadaga Job Corps Academy. Near computers, main floor
3-7 pm: VR 3D Modeling. Launch Pad MakerSpace, main floor
4-5:30 pm: B&ECPL Board of Trustees Policy Committee Meeting. Joseph B. Rounds Board Room, second floor
4-7 pm: Young Audiences of WNY Arts Partners for Learning Professional Development Session. Registration full. Collections Gallery Conference Room, second floor
5-7 pm: Thursday Movie: Frozen (2013). West Room, main floor
6-7:45 pm: 201 Ellicott Project Stakeholders Meeting, Ciminelli Real Estate. Central Meeting Room, second floor
6-8 pm: WWI Staged Reading, The Guns of Christmas by Gary Earl Ross. Ring of Knowledge, main floor

Friday, December 7
9 am-12 noon: Information Table: Fidelis Care of NY. Outside Media Room, main floor
1-3 pm: Literacy NY Buffalo Niagara Drop-In Tutoring Center. West Room, main floor
1-4 pm: Free Professional Headshots and Family Portraits. Launch Pad MakerSpace, main floor

Saturday, December 8
10 am-12 noon: Computer Class: Microsoft Excel Intermediate. TechKnow Lab, second floor
1-2 pm: Toddler Storytime. Kids’ Space, main floor
1-2 pm: Young Audiences of WNY 2nd Saturday Workshop: Hula Hoop Dance with Benjamin Berry. Ring of Knowledge, main floor
1-4 pm: Free Professional Headshots and Family Portraits. Launch Pad MakerSpace, main floor
2-3 pm: Buffalo Never Fails: The Queen City and World War I. Free public guided tour. Collections Gallery, second floor
2-3:30 pm: LEGO Club. Launch Pad MakerSpace, main floor
2-4 pm: Adult Coloring. West Room, main floor
3-5 pm: Just Buffalo Literary Center Writers Critique Group. Collections Gallery Conference Room, second floor

Sunday, December 9
1-4 pm: VR 3D Modeling. Launch Pad MakerSpace, main floor

Launch Pad MakerSpace Hours
3D printing, Sphero Ball & recording studios
Main floor by Washington Street
Mon—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
Gluck Display, first floor: Alexander Hamilton
Café Windows, main floor: Color Us Creative. Works by artists in Autism Services, Inc. ArtWorks Studio

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