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

By Joy Testa Cinquino

Monday, October 15
10 am-12 noon: Computer Training: Microsoft Excel Intermediate. TechKnow Lab, second floor
10 am-12 noon: Information Table: United Healthcare. Near computers, main floor
11 am-2 pm: Information Table: Catholic Charities. Outside Media Room, main floor

Tuesday, October 16
10-11:30 am: Silver Sneakers: A Little Means a Lot. Small changes have big results for health. Central Meeting Room, second floor
10 am-2 pm: Information Table: Kalos Health. Near computers, main floor
11 am-2 pm: Information Table: Olmsted/2-1-1. Outside Media Room, main floor
12 noon-1 pm: IMAGINE Buffalo Series. Video: The Foundations of the American Experience. Speaker: John Montague, Buffalo Maritime Center. Ring of Knowledge, main floor
12 noon-1 pm: Literally Speaking Book Club: Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng. West Room, main floor
3-5 pm: Maker Tuesday: Spooky Storyboards. Launch Pad MakerSpace, main floor

Wednesday, October 17
9 am-4 pm: Erie County Dept. of Social Services Workforce Training. Collections Gallery Conference Room, second floor
11 am-1 pm: Wellness Wednesday: Eat Smart NY. Ring of Knowledge, main floor
11 am-2 pm: Information Table: Mental Health Advocates of WNY. Outside Media Room, main floor
11:30 am-1 pm: Westminster Charter School Class Visit. Library tour and Central Meeting Room, second floor
12 noon-1 pm: Express Group of AA. West Room, main floor

Thursday, October 18
11 am-2 pm: Information Table: Cantalician Center. Outside Media Room, main floor
12 noon-1 pm: Getting Started with Irish Genealogy Records. Ring of Knowledge, main floor
12:20-12:50 pm: Mala Contemplative Education Program. Collections Gallery Conference Room, second floor
4-6 pm: B&ECPL Board of Trustees Meeting. Joseph B. Rounds Board Room, second floor
4:30-7 pm: Young Audiences of WNY Artist Showcase. Auditorium, lower level
5-7 pm: Thursday Movie: Radio (2003). Ring of Knowledge, main floor
5-7:30 pm: Citizens for Regional Transit: Panel Presentation on the Environmental Benefits of Transit. Central Meeting Room, second floor

Friday, October 19
9 am-12 noon: The Service Collaborative/Americorps Vista Meeting. Collections Gallery Conference Room, second floor
11 am-2 pm: Information Table: Epilepsy Association of WNY. Outside Media Room, main floor
1-3 pm: Literacy NY Buffalo Niagara Drop-In Tutoring Center. West Room, main floor

Saturday, October 20
9:30 am-1 pm: Empire State College Alumni Group. Tour throughout Library. 11:30 Lunch with speaker, Collections Gallery Conference Room, second floor
11 am-2:30 pm: Information Table: UB School of Pediatrics. Near Kids’ Space, main floor
11:30 am-1 pm: L is For Library Baby Shower. Central Meeting Room, second floor
1-2 pm: Preschool Storytime. Kids’ Space, main floor
2-3 pm: Buffalo Never Fails: The Queen City and World War I. Free public guided tour. Collections Gallery, second floor

Sunday, October 21
1-4 pm: VR: Google Tilt Brush Art Showcase. Launch Pad MakerSpace, main floor

Coming Sunday, October 28: Fall in Love with Buffalo’s New Reading Park. Family fun 12:30-5 pm

Launch Pad MakerSpace Hours
3D printing, Sphero Ball & recording studio
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

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