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

Tuesday, August 1
9 am-12 noon: Erie County Department of Mental Health Training. Collections Gallery Conference Room, second floor
9:30 am-3:30 pm: Young Audiences of WNY ArtWorks Summer Program. Central Meeting Room, second floor
10 am-12 noon: Computer Training: Microsoft Word Basics. Computer Training Lab, second floor
10 am-2 pm: Information Table: United Healthcare. Near escalators, main floor
11 am-1 pm: See the Library @ Canalside Buffalo for Build a Better World Summer Reading fun! Every Tuesday this summer!
12 noon-2 pm: Information Table: Community Action Organization (CAO) Head Start. Across from Launch Pad, main floor
1-4 pm: Virtual Reality For All: An HTC Vive Demo. Launch Pad, main floor
1-5 pm: Albright-Knox Public Painting Session. Help create the new Niagara Street mural! Behind Milestones exhibit, second floor
1-10 pm: NYS Department of Public Service. Information sessions and public statement hearings regarding a National Grid rate case. Collections Gallery Conference Room, second floor
2-3 pm: Kidding Around Yoga. Ages 6-12. Learn yoga poses plus breathing and relaxation techniques. West Room, main floor
3-4:30 pm: WNY Book Arts Center Printing Partners Program. Ages 6-13. Kids’ Space, main floor
3:30-4:30 pm: Just Buffalo Writing Center Chalk Poetry. Next to Washington Street entrance front ramp

Wednesday, August 2
9 am-4 pm: Erie County Department of Social Services Training. Collections Gallery Conference Room, second floor
9:30 am-3:30 pm: Young Audiences of WNY ArtWorks Summer Program. Central Meeting Room, second floor
10 am-12 noon: Information Table: Health Home Partners of WNY. Near Media Room, main floor
10 am-12 noon: Build a Better World: Healthy Habits With The Buffalo Museum of Science. Learn the basics of a healthy lifestyle through hands-on, interactive activities. Ring of Knowledge, main floor
12 noon-1 pm: Information Table: Job Club. Across from Launch Pad, main floor
12 noon-1 pm: Express Group of AA. West Room, main floor
12:30-1 pm: Young Audiences of WNY ArtWorks Lunch. Washington Street entrance front ramp
1-5 pm: Albright-Knox Public Painting Session. Help create the new Niagara Street mural! Behind Milestones exhibit, second floor
2-4 pm: Stop Motion Animation for Kids. Launch Pad, main floor

Thursday, August 3
9:30 am-3:30 pm: Young Audiences of WNY ArtWorks Summer Program. Central Meeting Room, second floor
10-11:30 am: Literacy New York Buffalo Niagara Meeting. Collections Gallery Conference Room, second floor
10 am-2 pm: Information Table: Healthy Kids. Across from Launch Pad, main floor
1-5 pm: Albright-Knox Public Painting Session. Help create the new Niagara Street mural! Behind Milestones exhibit, second floor
1:30-3 pm: Maker Camp. Ages 8-12. Registration: 858-8900. Launch Pad, main floor
3-4:30 pm: WNY Book Arts Center Printing Partners Program. Ages 6-13. Kids’ Space, main floor
3-5 pm: Coding for Teens: HTML. A four-week program to learn to develop a simple website. Register: 858-7132. West Room, main floor
3:30-4:30 pm: Just Buffalo Writing Center Chalk Poetry. Next to Washington Street entrance front ramp
5-7 pm: Thursday Matinee: Queen of Katwe (2016). Ring of Knowledge, main floor

Friday, August 4
11:30 am-1:30 pm: Information Table: SafeLink. Across from Launch Pad, main floor
1-3 pm: Information Table: Fidelis Care. Near escalators, main floor
1-4 pm: Virtual Reality for All: An HTC Vive Demo. Launch Pad, main floor

Saturday, August 5

9:30 am-3:30 pm: Non-Profit Grant Resources Seminar. Central Meeting Room & Computer Training Lab, second floor
1-3:30 pm: First Saturday Family Film Series: The LEGO Movie (2014). Ring of Knowledge, main floor
11:15 am Battle of the Books @ ECC South. Free, reading competition with library teams made up of local teenagers
2-3 pm: Milestones of Science: Books that Shook the World! Free public guided exhibition tour. Collections Gallery, second floor

M-F: Information Table: GBUAHN. Health management help for Medicaid recipients. Near escalators, main floor

Launch Pad MakerSpace Hours
3D printing, Sphero Ball and recording studio!
Main floor by Fables Café
Monday 11 am - 5 pm
Tuesday 9 am - 5 pm
Wednesday 11 am - 5 pm
Thursday 9 am - 7:30 pm
Friday 11 am - 5 pm
Saturday 10 am - 4 pm

Currently on Display:
Collections Gallery, second floor: Milestones of Science: Books that Shook the World!
Information Services, main floor: James Joyce
Rare Book Room, main floor: Building Buffalo: Buildings From Books, Books From Buildings
Ring of Knowledge, main floor: Building Buffalo
Whisper Space, main floor: Artwork from Starlight Studio

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