Octavia Fields Library Events October 9-14

Family Movie - MON Oct. 9 @ 4:30

Family Movie with fresh popcorn provided by Movie Tavern Deerbrook.

Captain Underpants
2017 © Dreamworks
PG 89 minutes

Event Type: Family Program
Age Group(s): All Ages
Date: 10/9/2017
Start Time: 4:30 PM
End Time: 6:00 PM

 

 

Microsoft EXCEL and BUDGETS - MON Oct. 9 @ 5
Bring all of your questions for another hour of FREE computer operation instruction! We will be learning Microsoft Excel 2013 and working on BUDGETS!

We are going to cover Excel specifically for creating or editing budgets, whether personal or work-related. Bring your budget rough draft or some ideas and let’s get started on that budget!

If the students choose, we will work on business budgets and pro forma budgets!

Event Type: Computer Class
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 10/9/2017
Start Time: 5:00 PM
End Time: 6:00 PM
 

 

Teen Tuesdays: Anime Club - TUE Oct. 10 @ 4:30
Join us for an afternoon of Anime and snacks!  Ages 11-18.

Event Type: Young Adult/Teen Program
Age Group(s): Teens
Date: 10/10/2017
Start Time: 4:30 PM
End Time: 6:00 PM
 

 

Hungry for Health - TUE Oct. 10 @ 7
Salad & Smoothie Party!

Salad in a Jar
Bring two salad ingredients and 5 Mason Jars. Come build 5 healthy meals for the week.

Use SignUpGenius to let us know the ingredients you will be bringing.
Click here http://bit.ly/Salad1010

Smoothie Prep
Bring two smoothie ingredients washed, chopped and ready to share.
Bring 5 quart size freezer bags
Go home with 5 bags ready to freeze.

Use SignUpGenius to let us know the ingredients you will be bringing.
Click here http://bit.ly/Shake1010

Event Type: Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 10/10/2017
Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Time: 8:00 PM
 

 

Microsoft WORD for RESUMES - TUE Oct. 10 @ 7
Bring all of your questions for another hour of FREE computer operation instruction! We will be learning Microsoft Word 2013 and working on our resumes!

We are going to cover Word specifically for your job-hunting resumes. Bring your rough draft or some ideas and let’s get started or finished on that resume!

If the students choose, we will discuss resume tips and tricks!

Event Type: Computer Class
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 10/10/2017
Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Time: 8:00 PM
 

 

Citizenship Tutor Training - WED Oct. 11 @ Noon
Marisa Schneider, HCPL Literacy Coordinator will conduct a training for people interested in becoming Citizenship tutors.

Registration is required (click here or call 832-927-5500).

Event Type: ESL/Literacy
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 10/11/2017
Start Time: 12:00 PM
End Time: 4:00 PM

 


Kids' Crafternoon - WED Oct. 11 @ 4
Children ages 5 & up are invited to join us at this weekly craft program. Every week will be something new and engaging!

This week’s craft is making some Creepy Slime*!
(*While supplies last)
Supplies generously provided by the Friends of Octavia Fields Library.

Event Type: Children's Program
Age Group(s): School-age Children
Date: 10/11/2017
Start Time: 4:00 PM
End Time: 5:00 PM
 

 

Crafty Adults - WED Oct. 11 @ 4:30
Please join us for an adult craft. We will be making a Halloween-themed craft.

Event Type: Craft
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 10/11/2017
Start Time: 4:30 PM
End Time: 6:00 PM

 

 

MINECRAFT FOR TEENS!! - WED Oct. 11 @ 5-6:45
Come to the Computer Lab from 5:00 to 6:45 for some supervised Minecraft gameplay using our Lab Desktop computers! We'll discuss strategies, tips, and techniques. 

No Minecraft account is required.

Event Type: Computer Class
Age Group(s): Teens
Date: 10/11/2017
Start Time: 5:00 PM
End Time: 6:45 PM
 

 


Microsoft WORD Basics - THU Oct. 12 @ 11 AM
Bring all of your questions for another hour of FREE Basic computer operation instruction!

Event Type: Computer Class
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 10/12/2017
Start Time: 11:00 AM
End Time: 12:00 PM
 

 


Homeschool Workshop - THU Oct. 12 @ 6
Thinking about Homeschooling?  Local Homeschooling parents share their knowledge!
-Local Resources
-Network with other Homeschoolers!

Event Type: Adult Program
Age Group(s): All Ages
Date: 10/12/2017
Start Time: 6:00 PM
End Time: 7:15 PM
 

 

 

X-BOX FRIDAY - Oct. 13 @ 3:30
X box games for Teens!

Event Type: Young Adult/Teen Program
Age Group(s): Teens
Date: 10/13/2017
Start Time: 3:30 PM
End Time: 5:00 PM
 

 

 

 


Creative Crochet - SAT Oct. 14 @ 10 AM
October 14 & 28
Join us for a new program that will show you crochet basics. Everyone is welcome to join the fun.

Share ideas and learn new techniques!

Provided by our volunteers Makarios Hill and Eileen Lundquist

Bring your yarn and hooks. Limited quantities and choices of yarn and hooks will be provided while supplies last.

Event Type: Craft
Age Group(s): Adults, Teens
Date: 10/14/2017
Start Time: 10:00 AM
End Time: 11:00 AM
 


Interview Skills Workshop - SAT Oct. 14 @ 10 AM
Interviewing Skills Workshop
- Get advice about the do’s and dont’s of interviewing
- Practice your interviewing skills and get real-time feedback
- Ask me anything!
Presented by Ariana Robinson Danquah, MSHRM, President of Workplace Lab

Event Type: Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 10/14/2017
Start Time: 10:00 AM

 

Attention to Detail - SAT Oct. 14 @ NOON
This workshop is designed to :
-Define attention to detail, including the three types of attention to detail
-Develop awareness & recognition of attention-to-detail related issues
-Teach the five fundamental elements of attention to detail and how you can strengthen those to become more detail-oriented.
-Provide tools and exercises for Improving attention to detail, starting immediately!

Presented by Chris Denny of Lead Optimize, LLC .

Event Type: Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 10/14/2017
Start Time: 12:00 PM
End Time: 1:00 PM
 


Self-Love Series: Green Self-Esteem While Working with Red Hots - SAT Oct. 14 @ 2
In this Part 2 of the SELF-LOVE Series, “GREEN SELF-ESTEEM”, Melissa will give tips on how to build self-confidence by minimizing negative self-talk and negative people students surround themselves with.

Presented by Melissa Wittenborn, Professional Speaker & Author

Event Type: Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 10/14/2017
Start Time: 2:00 PM
End Time: 3:00 PM
 

 

Healthcare 101 - Eating Healthy on a Budget - SAT Oct. 14 @ 2:30
Learn the steps for healthy eating on a budget.

Event Type: Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 10/14/2017
Start Time: 2:30 PM
End Time: 3:30 PM