.Porch pickup of items for Dorothy Alling Memorial Library cardholders available. Please click here for full information
Online Art Class with Mary Hill
Supplies that would be useful include: paper, envelopes of any size, a mailbox, printed-out line drawings of mailboxes from Google images, crayons, watercolors, house paint, paintbrushes, pencil and pens, potatoes and/or a sponge, rags or paper towels. This fun class is open to folks of any artistic level and there will be plenty of time for questions.
Examples of Mary’s work can be found on her website, www.maryhill.studio.
Gross-O-Rama Summer Kick-Off presented by Mad Science
Author Visit with Josh Funk
Josh Funk is a software engineer and the author of books like the Lady Pancake & Sir French Toast series, the It's Not a Fairy Tale series, the How to Code with Pearl and Pascal series, the A Story of Patience & Fortitude series, Dear Dragon, Pirasaurs!, Albie Newton, and more.
Wildlife Encounters sponsored by the Friends of DAML
Meet 7 different animals at this spectacular animal program! Learn about the animals with an expert and then ask questions. Register here and the Zoom link will be sent via email to you after registration. Only one registration per household needed even if multiple people are viewing from one computer. Registration required. Saturday, July 25, 10am via Zoom
Looking for training on social media programs like Facebook and Facetime, Twitter, Skype, Instagram or how to use things like Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hoopla, etc.? It's never too late to learn, or so they say! TechBoomers will teach you how to navigate websites and programs for free!
While we are all staying safe and sheltering in place it is important to connect virtually with others. Zoom offers a platform to talk with and see others online as do other programs such as FaceTime and Skype. People can sign up for free Zoom accounts which allow for 40 minute sessions. 40 minutes not enough? When the session runs out you can always start a new one! Paid versions are available and more information about pricing is on the Zoom website. Need to know more about how to use Zoom? They offer excellent tutorials here.
As with any web program, it is important to make sure you are following security guidelines. Safety guidelines regarding Zoom can be found here. The newest recommendations include using the "waiting room" feature, not publishing meeting links on social media, using invitations to people that wish to be part of the meeting and being comfortable with how to remove people from a meeting.
Free Access to TumbleBooks!
TumbleBooks has given us access to these great resources for free until August 31, 2020. Enjoy eBooks & AudioBooks instantly! Click on the icons below to be taken directly to the page.
|K-6 children's eBook database|
|K-6 math eBook database|
|All ages audiobook database|
|Grades 7-12 eBook database|
|A huge collection of romance novels for the older crowd|