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Community: Events the Week of September 11th through September 16th at the Central Library

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

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Monday, September 11

11:30 am-1:30 pm: Information Table: SafeLink. Across from Launch Pad, main floor
1-3 pm: Erie County Dept. of Social Services Meeting. Central Meeting Room, second floor
2-4 pm: Computer Training: Computer Basics. Computer Training Lab, second floor
3-5 pm: Maker Monday: Flower Pressing in the Garden. Launch Pad, main floor

Tuesday, September 12
10 am-12 noon: Community Training: Opioid Overdose Recognition and Use of Naloxone for Reversal. Presented by Erie County Dept. of Health. Registration: http://bit.ly/2w1Te4b. Central Meeting Room, second floor
10 am-1 pm: Information Table: Veterans Outreach Center. Near Media Room, main floor
12 noon-1 pm: IMAGINE Buffalo Series. Video: How Iron and Science Transformed Arch Bridges. Speaker: Mike Vogel, Chair, Erie Canalside History Advisory Group. Ring of Knowledge, main floor
1-4 pm: Virtual Reality For All: An HTC Vive Demo. Launch Pad, main floor

Wednesday, September 13

8:30 am-5 pm: Erie County Dept. of Social Services Staff Training. Collections Gallery Conference Room, second floor
10 am-12 noon: Information Table: Health Home Partners of WNY. Near Media Room, main floor
11 am-2 pm: Wellness Wednesday: Be Safe, Be Prepared. Do you know what to do if an emergency or disaster strikes? Find out from the experts. 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
4-5 pm: B&ECPL Board of Trustees Budget & Finance Committee Meeting. Joseph B. Rounds Board Room, second floor

Thursday, September 14
10 am-12 noon: Erie County Dept. of Mental Health/Children’s SPOA Meeting. Central Meeting Room, second floor
11 am-2 pm: Information Table: UB Educational Opportunity Center. Across from Launch Pad, main floor
4:30-6 pm: B&ECPL Board of Trustees Executive Committee Meeting. Joseph B. Rounds Board Room, second floor
5-7 pm: Thursday Matinee: A League of Their Own (1992). Ring of Knowledge, main floor

Friday, September 15
10 am-2 pm: Hispanic Heritage Month Kickoff. Display tables begin at 10 am and ceremony starts at 12 noon. Ring of Knowledge, main floor
11:30 am-1:30 pm: Information Table: SafeLink. Across from Launch Pad, main floor
12 noon-2 pm: Erie County Dept. of Environment & Planning Lunch & Learn. Collections Gallery Conference Room, second floor
1-4 pm: Virtual Reality For All: An HTC Vive Demo. Launch Pad, main floor

Saturday, September 16

9 am-6 pm: Finding Passenger Lists, 1620s—1950s. WNY Genealogical Society class on finding an immigrant ancestor’s passenger list. Registration required. Computer Training Lab, second floor
1-2 pm: Preschool Storytime. Kids’ Space, main floor
2-3 pm: Milestones of Science: Books that Shook the World! Free 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 & 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
Sunday 10 am – 4 pm

Currently on Display
Behind Ring of Knowledge, main floor: Hispanic Heritage in WNY
Collections Gallery, second floor: Milestones of Science: Books that Shook the World! Closing September 30
Rare Book Room, main floor: Building Buffalo: Buildings From Books, Books From Buildings. More material @ Ring of Knowledge
Whisper Space, main floor: Artwork from Starlight Studio

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