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

By Joy Testa Cinquino

Monday, November 5
10 am-2 pm: Information Table: United Healthcare. Near computers, main floor
12 noon-1 pm: Veterans Day Ceremony. Ring of Knowledge, main floor

Tuesday, November 6
10 am-2 pm: Information Table: Kalos Health. Near computers, main floor
12 noon-1 pm: IMAGINE Buffalo Series. Video: Inside Vermeer, Velazquez, Rembrandt. Speaker: Peter Schiffmacher, The Art of Place: Showcasing the Best of Buffalo in 3D/VR. 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: Autumn Lanterns. Launch Pad Makerspace, main floor

Wednesday, November 7
9 am-4 pm: Erie County Dept. of Social Services HEAP Training. Central Meeting Room, second floor
10 am-12 noon: Computer Training: Computer Basics. TechKnow Lab, second floor
12 noon-1 pm: Express Group of AA. West Room, main floor
12 noon-1 pm: Working for Downtown Buffalo Talks Series. Speaker: William Maggio, 43North. Ring of Knowledge, main floor

Thursday, November 8
8:30 am-12:30 pm: Information Table: WNYIL Mental Health Peer Connection. Near computers, main floor
10 am-12 noon: Erie County Dept. of Mental Health/Children’s SPOA: Updates within the Children’s System of Care. Central Meeting Room, second floor
10 am-3 pm: Information Table: Cassadaga Job Corps Academy. Near computers, main floor
11 am-2 pm: Information Table: UB Educational Opportunity Center. Outside Media Room, main floor
12:20-12:50 pm: Mala Contemplative Education. Collections Gallery Conference Room, second floor
3-7 pm: VR 3D Modeling. Launch Pad MakerSpace
4-6 pm: B&ECPL Board of Trustees Executive Committee Meeting. Joseph B. Rounds Board Room, second floor
5-7 pm: Thursday Movie: Show Dogs (2018). Ring of Knowledge, main floor

Friday, November 9
10:30 am-2 pm: Enterprise Charter School Class Visit. Kids’ Space, main floor; tour throughout Library
1-3 pm: Literacy NY Buffalo Niagara Drop-In Tutoring Center. West Room, main floor

Saturday, November 10
8:30 am-5 pm: Starting and Managing Your Own Business. Central Meeting Room, second floor
10-11 am: Medical Mile Talks & Walks: Focus on Michigan Ave. Panel discussion followed by a guided one-mile walk. Starts and ends at the Library. Ring of Knowledge, main floor
1-2 pm: Toddler Storytime. Kids’ Space, main floor
1-2 pm: Young Audiences of WNY Second Saturday: The Science, Art, and Math of Glass with glass artist Cassondra Argeros. All ages workshop; create a one-of-a-kind glass piece! Ring of Knowledge, 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
3-5 pm: Just Buffalo Literacy Center Writers Critique Group. Collections Gallery Conference Room, second floor

Sunday, November 11
1-4 pm: VR 3D Modeling. Launch Pad MakerSpace, main floor

Monday, November 12: Library closed for Veterans Day

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
Café Windows, main floor: Color Us Creative: Works by artists in Autism Services, Inc. Arts Work program

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