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GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, April 24, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



Peas in a Pod: Preschool Snacking Workshop
College Avenue Branch (North)
Tuesday, April 24, 2018 10:30 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Preschoolers and an adult are invited to join the Marion County Health Department to explore fruits and vegetables through games, stories and activities. They'll put on an apron and learn how to prepare a tasty and healthy snack! This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Life Is Dance Preschool Workshop
Brightwood Branch (East)
Tuesday, April 24, 2018 11:00 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Preschoolers ages 3 - 6 are invited to an interactive presentation that is ideal for exposing them to the art of dance. Those attending will learn how they can create dance all the time in every situation. This program is presented by Phoenix Rising Dance Company and made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Teen Paint Your "Art" Out: Polka Dot Tree
Eagle Branch (West)
Tuesday, April 24, 2018 5:30 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Teens are invited to paint like a pro with techniques that include color blending, gradation of color and layering. They'll create a striking polka dot tree with their very own color scheme. This program is presented by Art With a Heart.



Grantsmanship Workshops @ East 38 Street
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, April 24, 2018
6:00 pm - 7:15 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to a year-long series of nonprofit training workshops presented by Felecia Brewer of Brewer & Associates, Inc. and made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.
The topic of this program is "Planning for Growth." Planning for growth takes a look at the strategic planning process, while providing strategies, tools and resources to prepare agency leaders for future growth.



Simple and Affordable Plant-Based Cooking
Central Library (Central)
Tuesday, April 24, 2018
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to join Chef Rose Douglass of Voodoo Public House as she demonstrates emulsification with speed and heat. These techniques can be used for vinaigrettes and roux-based sauces such as béchamel and mornay. This workshop is presented by Indy VegFest and is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.
Register at www.eventbrite.com.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Wednesday, April 25, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



ABC's of Diabetes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Wednesday, April 25, 2018
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults with diabetes or pre-diabetes along with family members and friends are invited to this four-part series accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators. It includes instruction on medications, nutrition, exercise, monitoring, complications and available community resources. Class members will participate in individual consultations with a registered dietitian, registered nurse and health educator. Register by calling 317-221-2094 or online at marionhealth.org/diabetes.



Teen Paint Your "Art" Out: Polka Dot Tree
Franklin Road Branch (South)
Wednesday, April 25, 2018 3:30 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Teens are invited to paint like a pro with techniques that include color blending, gradation of color and layering. They'll create a striking polka dot tree with their very own color scheme. This program is presented by Art With a Heart.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Thursday, April 26, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



Dinosaur Art: Preschool Art Workshop
Spades Park Branch (East)
Thursday, April 26, 2018 10:30 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Preschoolers are invited to make a prehistoric creation during this program led by the Art Lab. Those attending will listen to a story and create their own masterpiece! This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Life Is Dance Preschool Workshop
Flanner House Branch (North)
Thursday, April 26, 2018 10:30 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Preschoolers ages 3 - 6 are invited to an interactive presentation that is ideal for exposing them to the art of dance. Those attending will learn how they can create dance all the time in every situation. This program is presented by Phoenix Rising Dance Company and made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Peas in a Pod: Preschool Snacking Workshop
Brightwood Branch (East)
Friday, April 27, 2018 11:00 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Preschoolers and an adult are invited to join the Marion County Health Department to explore fruits and vegetables through games, stories and activities. They'll put on an apron and learn how to prepare a tasty and healthy snack! This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



SBA at the East 38th Street Branch
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Friday, April 27, 2018
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited for a series of free workshops presented by the Small Business Association to help them during various stages of business development.
The topic of this session is "Learn About SBA 8(a) Certification." Learn what the SBA 8(a) Business Development Program is, how a company can benefit, program eligibility requirements and goals, ongoing obligations to the SBA, and how to apply.



SBA at the East 38th Street Branch
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Friday, April 27, 2018
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited for a series of free workshops presented by the Small Business Association to help them during various stages of business development.
The topic of this session is "Marketing to the Federal Government." Learn where to find contracting opportunities, how to register a business to sell to the government, how to market products and services, and how to obtain a surety bond.



Macrame Bracelet Class for Kids
Irvington Branch (South)
Saturday, April 28, 2018 10:30 am

Age Level: School Age (6-11)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 and older are invited to use cotton fibers or paracord to create colorful patterned bracelets for themselves or as a gift. They'll discover knot-tying techniques that can be used to create wall hangings, rugs, key chains and other pieces of functional art. This 60-minute program is presented by Art With a Heart.



Radial Art Design Class 2018
Glendale Branch (North)
Saturday, April 28, 2018 1:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 and up are invited to explore design, balance, symmetry and art all while creating a Radial Art masterwork. They'll use beautiful papers, patterns, rulers, markers and more to create their designs. This program will be presented by ArtLab.



Teen Paint Your "Art" Out: Polka Dot Tree
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Saturday, April 28, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Teens are invited to paint like a pro with techniques that include color blending, gradation of color and layering. They'll create a striking polka dot tree with their very own color scheme. This program is presented by Art With a Heart.



Macrame Bracelet Class for Kids
Southport Branch (South)
Saturday, April 28, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 and older are invited to use cotton fibers or paracord to create colorful patterned bracelets for themselves or as a gift. They'll discover knot-tying techniques that can be used to create wall hangings, rugs, key chains and other pieces of functional art. This 60-minute program is presented by Art With a Heart.



Cyberia Technology Instructional Series
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Saturday, April 28, 2018 3:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Adults are invited to learn new technology skills for fun, to expand the mind, or to make themselves more valuable to employers. The Library is partnering with Cyberia Makerspace and Research Community to present these unique free classes made possible by donors to the Michael Perry Memorial Fund through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation. Registration is recommended but not required by calling 317-275-4352.
This program will be the "CompTIA A+ Certification Preparation Facilitated Study Group."



Macrame Bracelet Class for Kids
Nora Branch (North)
Sunday, April 29, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 and older are invited to use cotton fibers or paracord to create colorful patterned bracelets for themselves or as a gift. They'll discover knot-tying techniques that can be used to create wall hangings, rugs, key chains and other pieces of functional art. This 60-minute program is presented by Art With a Heart.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, April 30, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



Youth Writers Series @ E. 38th Street
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, April 30, 2018
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

School-age children are invited for free sessions focusing on writing, poetry and theatre. This series is made possible by the Donna D. Talley Story Theatre and Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.
The focus of this program will be on writing for the theatre.



East 38th Street Homelessness Series
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, April 30, 2018 6:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Adults are invited for a series of informational workshops that explores such topics as the causes and types of homelessness, criminalization of the homeless, homeless resources, and the issue of a living vs. minimal wage. These sessions will be led by Maurice Young, a homeless Indianapolis native who has dedicated himself to promoting homeless awareness and the mistreatment of those who call the streets their home. This series is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, May 1, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



Life Is Dance Preschool Workshop
Southport Branch (South)
Tuesday, May 1, 2018 10:30 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Preschoolers ages 3 - 6 are invited to an interactive presentation that is ideal for exposing them to the art of dance. Those attending will learn how they can create dance all the time in every situation. This program is presented by Phoenix Rising Dance Company and made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Imagination Station: Toddler Dance Class
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, May 1, 2018 10:30 am

Age Level: Toddlers (2 years)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Toddlers ages 12 - 36 months and an adult are invited for an interactive presentation that is ideal to expose young ones to the art of dance. This program is presented by Phoenix Rising Dance Company and made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Dinosaur Art: Preschool Art Workshop
Franklin Road Branch (South)
Tuesday, May 1, 2018 1:15 pm

Age Level: Preschool (3-5)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Preschoolers are invited to make a prehistoric creation during this program led by the Art Lab. Those attending will listen to a story and create their own masterpiece! This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Teen Paint Your "Art" Out: Polka Dot Tree
Lawrence Branch (East)
Tuesday, May 1, 2018 4:30 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Teens are invited to paint like a pro with techniques that include color blending, gradation of color and layering. They'll create a striking polka dot tree with their very own color scheme. This program is presented by Art With a Heart.



SBA at the East 38th Street Branch
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, May 1, 2018
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited for a series of free workshops presented by the Small Business Association to help them during various stages of business development.
The topic of this program is "Market Research and Competitive Analysis."



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Wednesday, May 2, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



Dinosaur Art: Preschool Art Workshop
Franklin Road Branch (South)
Wednesday, May 2, 2018 10:15 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Preschoolers are invited to make a prehistoric creation during this program led by the Art Lab. Those attending will listen to a story and create their own masterpiece! This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Dinosaur Art: Preschool Art Workshop
Franklin Road Branch (South)
Wednesday, May 2, 2018 11:15 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Preschoolers are invited to make a prehistoric creation during this program led by the Art Lab. Those attending will listen to a story and create their own masterpiece! This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



ABC's of Diabetes
Wayne Branch (West)
Wednesday, May 2, 2018
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults with diabetes or pre-diabetes along with family members and friends are invited to this four-part series accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators. It includes instruction on medications, nutrition, exercise, monitoring, complications and available community resources. Class members will participate in individual consultations with a registered dietitian, registered nurse and health educator. Register by calling 317-221-2094 or online at marionhealth.org/diabetes.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Thursday, May 3, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



Peas in a Pod: Preschool Snacking Workshop
Pike Branch (West)
Thursday, May 3, 2018 10:15 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Preschoolers and an adult are invited to join the Marion County Health Department to explore fruits and vegetables through games, stories and activities. They'll put on an apron and learn how to prepare a tasty and healthy snack! This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Dinosaur Art: Preschool Art Workshop
Flanner House Branch (North)
Thursday, May 3, 2018 10:30 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Preschoolers are invited to make a prehistoric creation during this program led by the Art Lab. Those attending will listen to a story and create their own masterpiece! This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Imagination Station: Toddler Dance Class
Eagle Branch (West)
Thursday, May 3, 2018 10:30 am

Age Level: Toddlers (2 years)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Toddlers ages 12 - 36 months and an adult are invited for an interactive presentation that is ideal to expose young ones to the art of dance. This program is presented by Phoenix Rising Dance Company and made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Peas in a Pod: Preschool Snacking Workshop
InfoZone Branch (North)
Friday, May 4, 2018 10:00 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Preschoolers and an adult are invited to join the Marion County Health Department to explore fruits and vegetables through games, stories and activities. They'll put on an apron and learn how to prepare a tasty and healthy snack! This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Teen Paint Your "Art" Out: Polka Dot Tree
Brightwood Branch (East)
Saturday, May 5, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Teens are invited to paint like a pro with techniques that include color blending, gradation of color and layering. They'll create a striking polka dot tree with their very own color scheme. This program is presented by Art With a Heart.



Macrame Bracelet Class for Kids
Warren Branch (East)
Saturday, May 5, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 and older are invited to use cotton fibers or paracord to create colorful patterned bracelets for themselves or as a gift. They'll discover knot-tying techniques that can be used to create wall hangings, rugs, key chains and other pieces of functional art. This 60-minute program is presented by Art With a Heart.



Create Your Own Quilled Art Gift Tags
Nora Branch (North)
Saturday, May 5, 2018 2:30 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17), Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults and teens are invited as Global Gifts at Nora will present a workshop on the art of quilling paper. They'll learn techniques used to make many of the Global Gift's cards and journals and those of the women artisans who make them at the fair trade workshop in Vietnam. The handmade creations will add a unique touch to Mother's Day gifts.



Cyberia Technology Instructional Series
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Saturday, May 5, 2018 3:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Adults are invited to learn new technology skills for fun, to expand the mind, or to make themselves more valuable to employers. The Library is partnering with Cyberia Makerspace and Research Community to present these unique free classes made possible by donors to the Michael Perry Memorial Fund through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation. Registration is recommended but not required by calling 317-275-4352.
This program will be the "CompTIA A+ Certification Preparation Facilitated Study Group."



Teen Paint Your "Art" Out: Polka Dot Tree
Nora Branch (North)
Sunday, May 6, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Teens are invited to paint like a pro with techniques that include color blending, gradation of color and layering. They'll create a striking polka dot tree with their very own color scheme. This program is presented by Art With a Heart.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, May 7, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



Macrame Bracelet Class for Kids
College Avenue Branch (North)
Monday, May 7, 2018 3:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 and older are invited to use cotton fibers or paracord to create colorful patterned bracelets for themselves or as a gift. They'll discover knot-tying techniques that can be used to create wall hangings, rugs, key chains and other pieces of functional art. This 60-minute program is presented by Art With a Heart.



Youth Writers Series @ E. 38th Street
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, May 7, 2018
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

School-age children are invited for free sessions focusing on writing, poetry and theatre. This series is made possible by the Donna D. Talley Story Theatre and Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.
The focus of this program will be on writing for the theatre.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, May 8, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



Dinosaur Art: Preschool Art Workshop
College Avenue Branch (North)
Tuesday, May 8, 2018 10:30 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Preschoolers are invited to make a prehistoric creation during this program led by the Art Lab. Those attending will listen to a story and create their own masterpiece! This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Life Is Dance Preschool Workshop
Lawrence Branch (East)
Tuesday, May 8, 2018 10:30 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Preschoolers ages 3 - 6 are invited to an interactive presentation that is ideal for exposing them to the art of dance. Those attending will learn how they can create dance all the time in every situation. This program is presented by Phoenix Rising Dance Company and made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Teen Paint Your "Art" Out: Polka Dot Tree
Central Library (Central)
Tuesday, May 8, 2018 5:30 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Teens are invited to paint like a pro with techniques that include color blending, gradation of color and layering. They'll create a striking polka dot tree with their very own color scheme. This program is presented by Art With a Heart.
This program will be held in the Learning Curve.



Grantsmanship Workshops @ East 38 Street
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, May 8, 2018
6:00 pm - 7:15 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to a year-long series of nonprofit training workshops presented by Felecia Brewer of Brewer & Associates, Inc. and made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.
The topic of this program is "Understanding the Grant-Seeking Process." This workshop provides an overview of the grant-seeking process, what funders expect and pitfalls to avoid.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Wednesday, May 9, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



Life Is Dance Preschool Workshop
Beech Grove Branch (South)
Wednesday, May 9, 2018 11:00 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Preschoolers ages 3 - 6 are invited to an interactive presentation that is ideal for exposing them to the art of dance. Those attending will learn how they can create dance all the time in every situation. This program is presented by Phoenix Rising Dance Company and made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



ABC's of Diabetes
Wayne Branch (West)
Wednesday, May 9, 2018
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults with diabetes or pre-diabetes along with family members and friends are invited to this four-part series accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators. It includes instruction on medications, nutrition, exercise, monitoring, complications and available community resources. Class members will participate in individual consultations with a registered dietitian, registered nurse and health educator. Register by calling 317-221-2094 or online at marionhealth.org/diabetes.



Peas in a Pod: Preschool Snacking Workshop
Nora Branch (North)
Wednesday, May 9, 2018 3:30 pm

Age Level: Preschool (3-5)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Preschoolers and an adult are invited to join the Marion County Health Department to explore fruits and vegetables through games, stories and activities. They'll put on an apron and learn how to prepare a tasty and healthy snack! This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Thursday, May 10, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



Imagination Station: Toddler Dance Class
Spades Park Branch (East)
Thursday, May 10, 2018 10:30 am

Age Level: Toddlers (2 years)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Toddlers ages 12 - 36 months and an adult are invited for an interactive presentation that is ideal to expose young ones to the art of dance. This program is presented by Phoenix Rising Dance Company and made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Macrame Bracelet Class for Kids
Glendale Branch (North)
Thursday, May 10, 2018 4:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 and older are invited to use cotton fibers or paracord to create colorful patterned bracelets for themselves or as a gift. They'll discover knot-tying techniques that can be used to create wall hangings, rugs, key chains and other pieces of functional art. This 60-minute program is presented by Art With a Heart.



Cyberia Technology Instructional Series
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Saturday, May 12, 2018 3:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Adults are invited to learn new technology skills for fun, to expand the mind, or to make themselves more valuable to employers. The Library is partnering with Cyberia Makerspace and Research Community to present these unique free classes made possible by donors to the Michael Perry Memorial Fund through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation. Registration is recommended but not required by calling 317-275-4352.
This program will be the "CompTIA A+ Certification Preparation Facilitated Study Group."



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, May 14, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



Youth Writers Series @ E. 38th Street
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, May 14, 2018
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

School-age children are invited for free sessions focusing on writing, poetry and theatre. This series is made possible by the Donna D. Talley Story Theatre and Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.
The focus of this program will be on writing for the theatre.



Teen Paint Your "Art" Out: Polka Dot Tree
Garfield Park Branch (South)
Monday, May 14, 2018 5:30 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Teens are invited to paint like a pro with techniques that include color blending, gradation of color and layering. They'll create a striking polka dot tree with their very own color scheme. This program is presented by Art With a Heart.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, May 15, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Wednesday, May 16, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



ABC's of Diabetes
Wayne Branch (West)
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults with diabetes or pre-diabetes along with family members and friends are invited to this four-part series accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators. It includes instruction on medications, nutrition, exercise, monitoring, complications and available community resources. Class members will participate in individual consultations with a registered dietitian, registered nurse and health educator. Register by calling 317-221-2094 or online at marionhealth.org/diabetes.



Teen Paint Your "Art" Out: Polka Dot Tree
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Wednesday, May 16, 2018 4:30 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Teens are invited to paint like a pro with techniques that include color blending, gradation of color and layering. They'll create a striking polka dot tree with their very own color scheme. This program is presented by Art With a Heart.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Thursday, May 17, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



Life Is Dance Preschool Workshop
Warren Branch (East)
Thursday, May 17, 2018 10:30 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Preschoolers ages 3 - 6 are invited to an interactive presentation that is ideal for exposing them to the art of dance. Those attending will learn how they can create dance all the time in every situation. This program is presented by Phoenix Rising Dance Company and made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Dinosaur Art: Preschool Art Workshop
Glendale Branch (North)
Saturday, May 19, 2018 10:30 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Preschoolers are invited to make a prehistoric creation during this program led by the Art Lab. Those attending will listen to a story and create their own masterpiece! This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Teen Paint Your "Art" Out: Polka Dot Tree
InfoZone Branch (North)
Saturday, May 19, 2018 1:00 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Teens are invited to paint like a pro with techniques that include color blending, gradation of color and layering. They'll create a striking polka dot tree with their very own color scheme. This program is presented by Art With a Heart.



Dinosaur Art: Preschool Art Workshop
Garfield Park Branch (South)
Saturday, May 19, 2018 1:00 pm

Age Level: Preschool (3-5)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Preschoolers are invited to make a prehistoric creation during this program led by the Art Lab. Those attending will listen to a story and create their own masterpiece! This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, May 21, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



Paying for College: Free Scholarship Workshops
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, May 21, 2018
6:00 pm - 7:15 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17), Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Teens and adults are invited to receive real, hands-on tips and tricks to help them get into and pay for college. Attendees should bring their laptop to start using their new skills immediately. This program is presented by Next Act Consulting and made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.
The topic of this program is "How to Write a Personal Essay."



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, May 22, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Wednesday, May 23, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



ABC's of Diabetes
Wayne Branch (West)
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults with diabetes or pre-diabetes along with family members and friends are invited to this four-part series accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators. It includes instruction on medications, nutrition, exercise, monitoring, complications and available community resources. Class members will participate in individual consultations with a registered dietitian, registered nurse and health educator. Register by calling 317-221-2094 or online at marionhealth.org/diabetes.



Teen Paint Your "Art" Out: Polka Dot Tree
Glendale Branch (North)
Wednesday, May 23, 2018 6:00 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Teens are invited to paint like a pro with techniques that include color blending, gradation of color and layering. They'll create a striking polka dot tree with their very own color scheme. This program is presented by Art With a Heart.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Thursday, May 24, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



Imagination Station: Toddler Dance Class
Brightwood Branch (East)
Friday, May 25, 2018 11:00 am

Age Level: Toddlers (2 years)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Toddlers ages 12 - 36 months and an adult are invited for an interactive presentation that is ideal to expose young ones to the art of dance. This program is presented by Phoenix Rising Dance Company and made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



SBA at the East 38th Street Branch
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Friday, May 25, 2018
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited for a series of free workshops presented by the Small Business Association to help them during various stages of business development.
The topic of this session is "Learn About SBA 8(a) Certification." Learn what the SBA 8(a) Business Development Program is, how a company can benefit, program eligibility requirements and goals, ongoing obligations to the SBA, and how to apply.



SBA at the East 38th Street Branch
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Friday, May 25, 2018
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited for a series of free workshops presented by the Small Business Association to help them during various stages of business development.
The topic of this session is "Marketing to the Federal Government." Learn where to find contracting opportunities, how to register a business to sell to the government, how to market products and services, and how to obtain a surety bond.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, May 29, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



Teen Paint Your "Art" Out: Polka Dot Tree
Southport Branch (South)
Tuesday, May 29, 2018 1:30 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Teens are invited to paint like a pro with techniques that include color blending, gradation of color and layering. They'll create a striking polka dot tree with their very own color scheme. This program is presented by Art With a Heart.



Dinosaur Art: Preschool Art Workshop
Brightwood Branch (East)
Tuesday, May 29, 2018 5:00 pm

Age Level: Preschool (3-5)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Preschoolers are invited to make a prehistoric creation during this program led by the Art Lab. Those attending will listen to a story and create their own masterpiece! This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Wednesday, May 30, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Thursday, May 31, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



Superhero Drawing Class
Lawrence Branch (East)
Friday, June 1, 2018 10:30 am

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to learn the basics of drawing human figures so they can start sketching their favorite superhero characters. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Superhero Drawing Class
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Saturday, June 2, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to learn the basics of drawing human figures so they can start sketching their favorite superhero characters. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Superhero Drawing Class
Pike Branch (West)
Monday, June 4, 2018 10:30 am

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to learn the basics of drawing human figures so they can start sketching their favorite superhero characters. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Superhero Drawing Class
Pike Branch (West)
Monday, June 4, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to learn the basics of drawing human figures so they can start sketching their favorite superhero characters. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Super Foods for Kids Class
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, June 4, 2018 2:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 - 13 are invited to this hands-on class about super foods and recipes presented by the Marion County Health Department. They'll try their hands at making a small smoothie and sample other delicious foods. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



My Superhero-ness Art Class
Glendale Branch (North)
Monday, June 4, 2018 3:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create and decorate their own power emblem. This program, presented by Art Lab, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Tech Lab 2018
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Monday, June 4, 2018 6:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Children and teens ages 8 and up are invited to explore art and coding with apps on iPads, such as Lightbot and Osmo Masterpiece. Seating is limited to 10 attendees per session. This program is made possible by donors to the Michael Perry Memorial Fund through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Superhero Drawing Class
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, June 5, 2018 1:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to learn the basics of drawing human figures so they can start sketching their favorite superhero characters. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Teen Super Survival with Clint Jivoin
Decatur Branch (West)
Tuesday, June 5, 2018
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Teens are invited to explore different survival scenarios and discuss how to best handle each situation during this program presented by survivalist Clint Jivoin. Learn self-rescue skills while allowing the true superheroes from Search & Rescue to locate you more easily if lost or injured.



Power-Up Statement Art Class
Irvington Branch (South)
Tuesday, June 5, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create a piece of art that describes what inspires them to try harder, be smarter and grow stronger. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Critter Creation Art Class
College Avenue Branch (North)
Tuesday, June 5, 2018 4:00 pm

Age Level: Preschool (3-5), School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 5 - 12 are invited to make their own critter out of pom-poms and other materials with the help of Mr. Tony during this program made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



SBA at the East 38th Street Branch
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, June 5, 2018
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited for a series of free workshops presented by the Small Business Association to help them during various stages of business development.
The topic of this program is "Business Start-Up 101."



My Superhero-ness Art Class
Brightwood Branch (East)
Tuesday, June 5, 2018 5:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create and decorate their own power emblem. This program, presented by Art Lab, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



ABC's of Diabetes
Southport Branch (South)
Tuesday, June 5, 2018
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults with diabetes or pre-diabetes along with family members and friends are invited to this four-part series accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators. It includes instruction on medications, nutrition, exercise, monitoring, complications and available community resources. Class members will participate in individual consultations with a registered dietitian, registered nurse and health educator. Register by calling 317-221-2094 or online at marionhealth.org/diabetes.



Tech Lab 2018
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Tuesday, June 5, 2018 6:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Children and teens ages 8 and up are invited to explore art and coding with apps on iPads, such as Lightbot and Osmo Masterpiece. Seating is limited to 10 attendees per session. This program is made possible by donors to the Michael Perry Memorial Fund through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Critter Creation Art Class
Beech Grove Branch (South)
Wednesday, June 6, 2018 12:00 pm

Age Level: Preschool (3-5), School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 5 - 12 are invited to make their own critter out of pom-poms and other materials with the help of Mr. Tony during this program made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



ABC's of Diabetes
College Avenue Branch (North)
Wednesday, June 6, 2018
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults with diabetes or pre-diabetes along with family members and friends are invited to this four-part series accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators. It includes instruction on medications, nutrition, exercise, monitoring, complications and available community resources. Class members will participate in individual consultations with a registered dietitian, registered nurse and health educator. Register by calling 317-221-2094 or online at marionhealth.org/diabetes.



Superhero Drawing Class
Central Library (Central)
Wednesday, June 6, 2018 1:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to learn the basics of drawing human figures so they can start sketching their favorite superhero characters. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.
This program will be held in the Learning Curve.



Critter Creation Art Class
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Wednesday, June 6, 2018 2:30 pm

Age Level: Preschool (3-5), School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 5 - 12 are invited to make their own critter out of pom-poms and other materials with the help of Mr. Tony during this program made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



My Superhero-ness Art Class
Eagle Branch (West)
Wednesday, June 6, 2018 3:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create and decorate their own power emblem. This program, presented by Art Lab, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Super Foods for Kids Class
Warren Branch (East)
Wednesday, June 6, 2018 4:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 - 13 are invited to this hands-on class about super foods and recipes presented by the Marion County Health Department. They'll try their hands at making a small smoothie and sample other delicious foods. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Power-Up Statement Art Class
Haughville Branch (West)
Wednesday, June 6, 2018 5:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create a piece of art that describes what inspires them to try harder, be smarter and grow stronger. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Get Your Business Online: Using Data to Drive Growth
Central Library (Central)
Wednesday, June 6, 2018 6:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults and small business representatives are invited to join presenters from Google to learn how to get their businesses online and grow. This session, held in the Riley Room, will describe tools to collect and interpret real-time information about how customers interact with businesses online, which can lead to smarter decisions on how to reach key audiences based on budget, timeline and terms. Visit www.gybo.com to learn more. Register at eventbrite.com.



Tech Lab 2018
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Wednesday, June 6, 2018 6:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Children and teens ages 8 and up are invited to explore art and coding with apps on iPads, such as Lightbot and Osmo Masterpiece. Seating is limited to 10 attendees per session. This program is made possible by donors to the Michael Perry Memorial Fund through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Power-Up Statement Art Class
Southport Branch (South)
Thursday, June 7, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create a piece of art that describes what inspires them to try harder, be smarter and grow stronger. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Superhero Drawing Class
Glendale Branch (North)
Thursday, June 7, 2018 3:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to learn the basics of drawing human figures so they can start sketching their favorite superhero characters. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Power-Up Statement Art Class
Southport Branch (South)
Thursday, June 7, 2018 3:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create a piece of art that describes what inspires them to try harder, be smarter and grow stronger. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Power-Up Statement Art Class
Lawrence Branch (East)
Friday, June 8, 2018 10:30 am

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create a piece of art that describes what inspires them to try harder, be smarter and grow stronger. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Critter Creation Art Class
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Friday, June 8, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: Preschool (3-5), School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 5 - 12 are invited to make their own critter out of pom-poms and other materials with the help of Mr. Tony during this program made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



My Superhero-ness Art Class
Wayne Branch (West)
Saturday, June 9, 2018 1:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create and decorate their own power emblem. This program, presented by Art Lab, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Superhero Drawing Class
Warren Branch (East)
Saturday, June 9, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to learn the basics of drawing human figures so they can start sketching their favorite superhero characters. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Power-Up Statement Art Class
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Saturday, June 9, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create a piece of art that describes what inspires them to try harder, be smarter and grow stronger. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



My Superhero-ness Art Class
Wayne Branch (West)
Saturday, June 9, 2018 3:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create and decorate their own power emblem. This program, presented by Art Lab, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Superhero Drawing Class
Nora Branch (North)
Sunday, June 10, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to learn the basics of drawing human figures so they can start sketching their favorite superhero characters. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Power-Up Statement Art Class
Pike Branch (West)
Monday, June 11, 2018 10:30 am

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create a piece of art that describes what inspires them to try harder, be smarter and grow stronger. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Super Foods for Kids Class
Wayne Branch (West)
Monday, June 11, 2018 11:00 am

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 - 13 are invited to this hands-on class about super foods and recipes presented by the Marion County Health Department. They'll try their hands at making a small smoothie and sample other delicious foods. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Power-Up Statement Art Class
Pike Branch (West)
Monday, June 11, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create a piece of art that describes what inspires them to try harder, be smarter and grow stronger. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Critter Creation Art Class
Spades Park Branch (East)
Monday, June 11, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: Preschool (3-5), School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 5 - 12 are invited to make their own critter out of pom-poms and other materials with the help of Mr. Tony during this program made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Tech Lab 2018
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, June 11, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Children and teens ages 8 and up are invited to explore art and coding with apps on iPads, such as Lightbot and Osmo Masterpiece. Seating is limited to 10 attendees per session. This program is made possible by donors to the Michael Perry Memorial Fund through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Superhero Drawing Class
Haughville Branch (West)
Monday, June 11, 2018 4:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to learn the basics of drawing human figures so they can start sketching their favorite superhero characters. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Publishing Workshop @ East 38th Street
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, June 11, 2018
6:00 pm - 7:15 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to learn about the steps necessary to publish a book from start to finish. Topics will include traditional and self-publishing, marketing, distribution, financing, literary agents and more. Presenter will be author, publisher, graphic designer and web developer Charlotte L. Jenkins. There will be refreshments and door prizes! Register online at www.31WomanLLC.com or by calling 317-643-0769. This series is sponsored by 31 Woman LLC and Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.
This series will conclude on Saturday, September 15 from 10 - 11:45 a.m. with a tour of a local press where attendees will learn how a book goes from manuscript to a final copy.



Critter Creation Art Class
Nora Branch (North)
Tuesday, June 12, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: Preschool (3-5), School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 5 - 12 are invited to make their own critter out of pom-poms and other materials with the help of Mr. Tony during this program made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Tech Lab 2018
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, June 12, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Children and teens ages 8 and up are invited to explore art and coding with apps on iPads, such as Lightbot and Osmo Masterpiece. Seating is limited to 10 attendees per session. This program is made possible by donors to the Michael Perry Memorial Fund through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Superhero Drawing Class
Irvington Branch (South)
Tuesday, June 12, 2018 3:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to learn the basics of drawing human figures so they can start sketching their favorite superhero characters. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Power-Up Statement Art Class
Decatur Branch (West)
Tuesday, June 12, 2018 3:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create a piece of art that describes what inspires them to try harder, be smarter and grow stronger. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Adult Summer Reading Program: Super Foods Workshop
Brightwood Branch (East)
Tuesday, June 12, 2018
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17), Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

As part of the Library's Adult Summer Reading Program, adults and teens are invited to learn about super foods and participate in a hands-on cooking demonstration and food tasting in this workshop presented by the Marion County Health Department.



ABC's of Diabetes
Southport Branch (South)
Tuesday, June 12, 2018
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults with diabetes or pre-diabetes along with family members and friends are invited to this four-part series accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators. It includes instruction on medications, nutrition, exercise, monitoring, complications and available community resources. Class members will participate in individual consultations with a registered dietitian, registered nurse and health educator. Register by calling 317-221-2094 or online at marionhealth.org/diabetes.



Cosplay Workshop for Teens and Adults
Pike Branch (West)
Tuesday, June 12, 2018 5:30 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17), Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Teens and adults are invited to learn skills needed to create a replica of T'Challa's tooth necklace from "Black Panther" as well as how to turn EVA foam mats into arm armor.



Grantsmanship Workshops @ East 38 Street
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, June 12, 2018
6:00 pm - 7:15 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to a year-long series of nonprofit training workshops presented by Felecia Brewer of Brewer & Associates, Inc. and made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.
The topic of this program is "Writing a Compelling Need Statement." Participants will increase their understanding how to use data to "tell their story" that provides a clear sense of urgency of their request.



2018 Photography Workshop Series
Central Library (Central)
Tuesday, June 12, 2018
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Adults interested in creating better images are invited to learn new skills from expert photographers with the Riviera Camera Club. Sessions will take place in the Riley Room.
The topic of this session is "Street Photography." Learn tips and tricks to capture impeccable street photographers. Then join members of the Riviera Camera Club as they coach attendees on photographing downtown streets.



Power-Up Statement Art Class
Garfield Park Branch (South)
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 11:00 am

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create a piece of art that describes what inspires them to try harder, be smarter and grow stronger. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Superhero Drawing Class
Beech Grove Branch (South)
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 1:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to learn the basics of drawing human figures so they can start sketching their favorite superhero characters. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



ABC's of Diabetes
College Avenue Branch (North)
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults with diabetes or pre-diabetes along with family members and friends are invited to this four-part series accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators. It includes instruction on medications, nutrition, exercise, monitoring, complications and available community resources. Class members will participate in individual consultations with a registered dietitian, registered nurse and health educator. Register by calling 317-221-2094 or online at marionhealth.org/diabetes.



Critter Creation Art Class
Central Library (Central)
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 1:30 pm

Age Level: Preschool (3-5), School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 5 - 12 are invited to make their own critter out of pom-poms and other materials with the help of Mr. Tony during this program made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.
This program will be held in the Learning Curve.



Tech Lab 2018
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Children and teens ages 8 and up are invited to explore art and coding with apps on iPads, such as Lightbot and Osmo Masterpiece. Seating is limited to 10 attendees per session. This program is made possible by donors to the Michael Perry Memorial Fund through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Super Foods for Kids Class
Eagle Branch (West)
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 3:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 - 13 are invited to this hands-on class about super foods and recipes presented by the Marion County Health Department. They'll try their hands at making a small smoothie and sample other delicious foods. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Superhero Drawing Class
Wayne Branch (West)
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 4:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to learn the basics of drawing human figures so they can start sketching their favorite superhero characters. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Power-Up Statement Art Class
Warren Branch (East)
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 4:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create a piece of art that describes what inspires them to try harder, be smarter and grow stronger. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Critter Creation Art Class
Glendale Branch (North)
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 4:30 pm

Age Level: Preschool (3-5), School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 5 - 12 are invited to make their own critter out of pom-poms and other materials with the help of Mr. Tony during this program made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Character Clubhouse Design Class
Spades Park Branch (East)
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 5:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 and older are invited to join Next Great Architects to design a clubhouse for their superhero or favorite character. They'll learn a bit about architecture while they build. Participants are asked to bring a shoebox or small box. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Superhero Drawing Class
Brightwood Branch (East)
Thursday, June 14, 2018 11:00 am

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to learn the basics of drawing human figures so they can start sketching their favorite superhero characters. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Superhero Drawing Class
Southport Branch (South)
Thursday, June 14, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to learn the basics of drawing human figures so they can start sketching their favorite superhero characters. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Power-Up Statement Art Class
Glendale Branch (North)
Thursday, June 14, 2018 3:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create a piece of art that describes what inspires them to try harder, be smarter and grow stronger. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Superhero Drawing Class
Southport Branch (South)
Thursday, June 14, 2018 3:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to learn the basics of drawing human figures so they can start sketching their favorite superhero characters. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Character Clubhouse Design Class
Irvington Branch (South)
Thursday, June 14, 2018 4:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 and older are invited to join Next Great Architects to design a clubhouse for their superhero or favorite character. They'll learn a bit about architecture while they build. Participants are asked to bring a shoebox or small box. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Character Clubhouse Design Class
Lawrence Branch (East)
Friday, June 15, 2018 10:30 am

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 and older are invited to join Next Great Architects to design a clubhouse for their superhero or favorite character. They'll learn a bit about architecture while they build. Participants are asked to bring a shoebox or small box. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Superhero Drawing Class
Garfield Park Branch (South)
Friday, June 15, 2018 1:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to learn the basics of drawing human figures so they can start sketching their favorite superhero characters. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Super Foods for Kids Class
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Friday, June 15, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 - 13 are invited to this hands-on class about super foods and recipes presented by the Marion County Health Department. They'll try their hands at making a small smoothie and sample other delicious foods. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Power-Up Statement Art Class
Flanner House Branch (North)
Friday, June 15, 2018 2:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create a piece of art that describes what inspires them to try harder, be smarter and grow stronger. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Superhero Drawing Class
InfoZone Branch (North)
Saturday, June 16, 2018 10:00 am

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to learn the basics of drawing human figures so they can start sketching their favorite superhero characters. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Power-Up Statement Art Class
Spades Park Branch (East)
Saturday, June 16, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create a piece of art that describes what inspires them to try harder, be smarter and grow stronger. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



My Superhero-ness Art Class
West Indianapolis Branch (West)
Saturday, June 16, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create and decorate their own power emblem. This program, presented by Art Lab, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Cyberia Technology Instructional Series
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Saturday, June 16, 2018 3:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Adults are invited to learn new technology skills for fun, to expand the mind, or to make themselves more valuable to employers. The Library is partnering with Cyberia Makerspace and Research Community to present these unique free classes made possible by donors to the Michael Perry Memorial Fund through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation. Registration is recommended but not required by calling 317-275-4352.
The topic of this program will be "Make a Smart Nightlight: Soldering and Arduino Prototyping."



My Superhero-ness Art Class
Pike Branch (West)
Monday, June 18, 2018 10:30 am

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create and decorate their own power emblem. This program, presented by Art Lab, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Critter Creation Art Class
Garfield Park Branch (South)
Monday, June 18, 2018 11:00 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5), School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 5 - 12 are invited to make their own critter out of pom-poms and other materials with the help of Mr. Tony during this program made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



My Superhero-ness Art Class
Pike Branch (West)
Monday, June 18, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create and decorate their own power emblem. This program, presented by Art Lab, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Tech Lab 2018
Glendale Branch (North)
Monday, June 18, 2018
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Children and teens ages 8 and up are invited to explore art and coding with apps on iPads, such as Lightbot and Osmo Masterpiece. Seating is limited to 10 attendees per session. This program is made possible by donors to the Michael Perry Memorial Fund through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Paying for College: Free Scholarship Workshops
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, June 18, 2018
6:00 pm - 7:15 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17), Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Teens and adults are invited to receive real, hands-on tips and tricks to help them get into and pay for college. Attendees should bring their laptop to start using their new skills immediately. This program is presented by Next Act Consulting and made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.
The topic of this program is "Professionalism in Practice."



Adult Summer Reading Program: Writing Workshop
Metazoa Brewing Company, 140 S. College Avenue
Monday, June 18, 2018
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


As part of the Library's Adult Summer Reading Program, adults are invited to learn tips to writing their own superhero story by transforming personal memoirs and experiences during this program led by an expert from the Indiana Writers Center.



Critter Creation Art Class
InfoZone Branch (North)
Tuesday, June 19, 2018 10:00 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5), School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 5 - 12 are invited to make their own critter out of pom-poms and other materials with the help of Mr. Tony during this program made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Super Foods for Kids Class
Decatur Branch (West)
Tuesday, June 19, 2018 1:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 - 13 are invited to this hands-on class about super foods and recipes presented by the Marion County Health Department. They'll try their hands at making a small smoothie and sample other delicious foods. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Critter Creation Art Class
East Washington Branch (South)
Tuesday, June 19, 2018 1:30 pm

Age Level: Preschool (3-5), School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 5 - 12 are invited to make their own critter out of pom-poms and other materials with the help of Mr. Tony during this program made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Teen Super Survival with Clint Jivoin
Irvington Branch (South)
Tuesday, June 19, 2018
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Teens are invited to explore different survival scenarios and discuss how to best handle each situation during this program presented by survivalist Clint Jivoin. Learn self-rescue skills while allowing the true superheroes from Search & Rescue to locate you more easily if lost or injured.



Tech Lab 2018
Glendale Branch (North)
Tuesday, June 19, 2018
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Children and teens ages 8 and up are invited to explore art and coding with apps on iPads, such as Lightbot and Osmo Masterpiece. Seating is limited to 10 attendees per session. This program is made possible by donors to the Michael Perry Memorial Fund through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Critter Creation Art Class
Warren Branch (East)
Tuesday, June 19, 2018 4:00 pm

Age Level: Preschool (3-5), School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 5 - 12 are invited to make their own critter out of pom-poms and other materials with the help of Mr. Tony during this program made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



ABC's of Diabetes
Southport Branch (South)
Tuesday, June 19, 2018
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults with diabetes or pre-diabetes along with family members and friends are invited to this four-part series accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators. It includes instruction on medications, nutrition, exercise, monitoring, complications and available community resources. Class members will participate in individual consultations with a registered dietitian, registered nurse and health educator. Register by calling 317-221-2094 or online at marionhealth.org/diabetes.



Super Foods for Kids Class
Brightwood Branch (East)
Tuesday, June 19, 2018 5:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 - 13 are invited to this hands-on class about super foods and recipes presented by the Marion County Health Department. They'll try their hands at making a small smoothie and sample other delicious foods. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Tech Lab 2018
Glendale Branch (North)
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Children and teens ages 8 and up are invited to explore art and coding with apps on iPads, such as Lightbot and Osmo Masterpiece. Seating is limited to 10 attendees per session. This program is made possible by donors to the Michael Perry Memorial Fund through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Power-Up Statement Art Class
Beech Grove Branch (South)
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 1:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create a piece of art that describes what inspires them to try harder, be smarter and grow stronger. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



ABC's of Diabetes
College Avenue Branch (North)
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults with diabetes or pre-diabetes along with family members and friends are invited to this four-part series accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators. It includes instruction on medications, nutrition, exercise, monitoring, complications and available community resources. Class members will participate in individual consultations with a registered dietitian, registered nurse and health educator. Register by calling 317-221-2094 or online at marionhealth.org/diabetes.



Character Clubhouse Design Class
Central Library (Central)
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 1:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 and older are invited to join Next Great Architects to design a clubhouse for their superhero or favorite character. They'll learn a bit about architecture while they build. Participants are asked to bring a shoebox or small box. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.
This program will be held in the Learning Curve.



Adult Summer Reading Program: Super Foods Workshop
Nora Branch (North)
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17), Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

As part of the Library's Adult Summer Reading Program, adults and teens are invited to learn about super foods and participate in a hands-on cooking demonstration and food tasting in this workshop presented by the Marion County Health Department.



Critter Creation Art Class
Franklin Road Branch (South)
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: Preschool (3-5), School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 5 - 12 are invited to make their own critter out of pom-poms and other materials with the help of Mr. Tony during this program made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Critter Creation Art Class
Franklin Road Branch (South)
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 4:00 pm

Age Level: Preschool (3-5), School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 5 - 12 are invited to make their own critter out of pom-poms and other materials with the help of Mr. Tony during this program made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Character Clubhouse Design Class
Southport Branch (South)
Thursday, June 21, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 and older are invited to join Next Great Architects to design a clubhouse for their superhero or favorite character. They'll learn a bit about architecture while they build. Participants are asked to bring a shoebox or small box. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Character Clubhouse Design Class
Southport Branch (South)
Thursday, June 21, 2018 3:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 and older are invited to join Next Great Architects to design a clubhouse for their superhero or favorite character. They'll learn a bit about architecture while they build. Participants are asked to bring a shoebox or small box. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



My Superhero-ness Art Class
Spades Park Branch (East)
Thursday, June 21, 2018 5:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create and decorate their own power emblem. This program, presented by Art Lab, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



SBA at the East 38th Street Branch
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Friday, June 22, 2018
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited for a series of free workshops presented by the Small Business Association to help them during various stages of business development.
The topic of this session is "Learn About SBA 8(a) Certification." Learn what the SBA 8(a) Business Development Program is, how a company can benefit, program eligibility requirements and goals, ongoing obligations to the SBA, and how to apply.



Character Clubhouse Design Class
Garfield Park Branch (South)
Friday, June 22, 2018 1:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 and older are invited to join Next Great Architects to design a clubhouse for their superhero or favorite character. They'll learn a bit about architecture while they build. Participants are asked to bring a shoebox or small box. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



SBA at the East 38th Street Branch
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Friday, June 22, 2018
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited for a series of free workshops presented by the Small Business Association to help them during various stages of business development.
The topic of this session is "Marketing to the Federal Government." Learn where to find contracting opportunities, how to register a business to sell to the government, how to market products and services, and how to obtain a surety bond.



Critter Creation Art Class
Brightwood Branch (East)
Friday, June 22, 2018 3:30 pm

Age Level: Preschool (3-5), School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 5 - 12 are invited to make their own critter out of pom-poms and other materials with the help of Mr. Tony during this program made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



The Ooey Gooey Lady Workshop
Central Library (Central)
Saturday, June 23, 2018
9:00 am - 3:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adult teachers and child care workers are invited for a series of presentations by Lisa Murphy, known as the Ooey Gooey Lady, that combine fun and learning.
Workshop topics include: "Identifying and Creating Child Centered Environments," "Ooey Gooey Squishy Plop: Sensory Play for Every Day," and "The Importance of Early Experiences: How Playing IS Kindergarten Readiness!"



My Superhero-ness Art Class
Warren Branch (East)
Saturday, June 23, 2018 11:00 am

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create and decorate their own power emblem. This program, presented by Art Lab, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



My Superhero-ness Art Class
Nora Branch (North)
Saturday, June 23, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create and decorate their own power emblem. This program, presented by Art Lab, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Cyberia Technology Instructional Series
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Saturday, June 23, 2018 3:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Adults are invited to learn new technology skills for fun, to expand the mind, or to make themselves more valuable to employers. The Library is partnering with Cyberia Makerspace and Research Community to present these unique free classes made possible by donors to the Michael Perry Memorial Fund through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation. Registration is recommended but not required by calling 317-275-4352.
The topic of this program will be "Make a Smart Nightlight: Soldering and Arduino Prototyping."



Critter Creation Art Class
Pike Branch (West)
Monday, June 25, 2018 10:30 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5), School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 5 - 12 are invited to make their own critter out of pom-poms and other materials with the help of Mr. Tony during this program made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Super Foods for Kids Class
Garfield Park Branch (South)
Monday, June 25, 2018 10:30 am

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 - 13 are invited to this hands-on class about super foods and recipes presented by the Marion County Health Department. They'll try their hands at making a small smoothie and sample other delicious foods. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Teen Super Survival with Clint Jivoin
Garfield Park Branch (South)
Monday, June 25, 2018
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Teens are invited to explore different survival scenarios and discuss how to best handle each situation during this program presented by survivalist Clint Jivoin. Learn self-rescue skills while allowing the true superheroes from Search & Rescue to locate you more easily if lost or injured.



Critter Creation Art Class
Pike Branch (West)
Monday, June 25, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: Preschool (3-5), School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 5 - 12 are invited to make their own critter out of pom-poms and other materials with the help of Mr. Tony during this program made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Tech Lab 2018
Spades Park Branch (East)
Monday, June 25, 2018
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Children and teens ages 8 and up are invited to explore art and coding with apps on iPads, such as Lightbot and Osmo Masterpiece. Seating is limited to 10 attendees per session. This program is made possible by donors to the Michael Perry Memorial Fund through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Superhero Drawing Class
College Avenue Branch (North)
Monday, June 25, 2018 4:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to learn the basics of drawing human figures so they can start sketching their favorite superhero characters. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Critter Creation Art Class
Haughville Branch (West)
Monday, June 25, 2018 5:00 pm

Age Level: Preschool (3-5), School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 5 - 12 are invited to make their own critter out of pom-poms and other materials with the help of Mr. Tony during this program made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Super Foods for Kids Class
College Avenue Branch (North)
Tuesday, June 26, 2018 10:30 am

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 - 13 are invited to this hands-on class about super foods and recipes presented by the Marion County Health Department. They'll try their hands at making a small smoothie and sample other delicious foods. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



My Superhero-ness Art Class
Decatur Branch (West)
Tuesday, June 26, 2018 1:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create and decorate their own power emblem. This program, presented by Art Lab, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Critter Creation Art Class
West Indianapolis Branch (West)
Tuesday, June 26, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: Preschool (3-5), School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 5 - 12 are invited to make their own critter out of pom-poms and other materials with the help of Mr. Tony during this program made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Super Foods for Kids Class
Haughville Branch (West)
Tuesday, June 26, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 - 13 are invited to this hands-on class about super foods and recipes presented by the Marion County Health Department. They'll try their hands at making a small smoothie and sample other delicious foods. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Adult Summer Reading Program: Super Foods Workshop
Lawrence Branch (East)
Tuesday, June 26, 2018
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17), Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

As part of the Library's Adult Summer Reading Program, adults and teens are invited to learn about super foods and participate in a hands-on cooking demonstration and food tasting in this workshop presented by the Marion County Health Department.



Character Clubhouse Design Class
Warren Branch (East)
Tuesday, June 26, 2018 4:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 and older are invited to join Next Great Architects to design a clubhouse for their superhero or favorite character. They'll learn a bit about architecture while they build. Participants are asked to bring a shoebox or small box. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



ABC's of Diabetes
Southport Branch (South)
Tuesday, June 26, 2018
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults with diabetes or pre-diabetes along with family members and friends are invited to this four-part series accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators. It includes instruction on medications, nutrition, exercise, monitoring, complications and available community resources. Class members will participate in individual consultations with a registered dietitian, registered nurse and health educator. Register by calling 317-221-2094 or online at marionhealth.org/diabetes.



Tech Lab 2018
Spades Park Branch (East)
Wednesday, June 27, 2018
10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Children and teens ages 8 and up are invited to explore art and coding with apps on iPads, such as Lightbot and Osmo Masterpiece. Seating is limited to 10 attendees per session. This program is made possible by donors to the Michael Perry Memorial Fund through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Super Foods for Kids Class
Beech Grove Branch (South)
Wednesday, June 27, 2018 1:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 - 13 are invited to this hands-on class about super foods and recipes presented by the Marion County Health Department. They'll try their hands at making a small smoothie and sample other delicious foods. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



ABC's of Diabetes
College Avenue Branch (North)
Wednesday, June 27, 2018
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults with diabetes or pre-diabetes along with family members and friends are invited to this four-part series accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators. It includes instruction on medications, nutrition, exercise, monitoring, complications and available community resources. Class members will participate in individual consultations with a registered dietitian, registered nurse and health educator. Register by calling 317-221-2094 or online at marionhealth.org/diabetes.



Critter Creation Art Class
Eagle Branch (West)
Wednesday, June 27, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: Preschool (3-5), School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 5 - 12 are invited to make their own critter out of pom-poms and other materials with the help of Mr. Tony during this program made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



My Superhero-ness Art Class
Haughville Branch (West)
Wednesday, June 27, 2018 6:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create and decorate their own power emblem. This program, presented by Art Lab, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Super Foods for Kids Class
Franklin Road Branch (South)
Thursday, June 28, 2018 10:30 am

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 - 13 are invited to this hands-on class about super foods and recipes presented by the Marion County Health Department. They'll try their hands at making a small smoothie and sample other delicious foods. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Super Foods for Kids Class
Franklin Road Branch (South)
Thursday, June 28, 2018 12:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 - 13 are invited to this hands-on class about super foods and recipes presented by the Marion County Health Department. They'll try their hands at making a small smoothie and sample other delicious foods. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



My Superhero-ness Art Class
Southport Branch (South)
Thursday, June 28, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create and decorate their own power emblem. This program, presented by Art Lab, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Super Foods for Kids Class
Franklin Road Branch (South)
Thursday, June 28, 2018 2:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 - 13 are invited to this hands-on class about super foods and recipes presented by the Marion County Health Department. They'll try their hands at making a small smoothie and sample other delicious foods. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



My Superhero-ness Art Class
Southport Branch (South)
Thursday, June 28, 2018 3:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create and decorate their own power emblem. This program, presented by Art Lab, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Critter Creation Art Class
Wayne Branch (West)
Friday, June 29, 2018 1:00 pm

Age Level: Preschool (3-5), School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 5 - 12 are invited to make their own critter out of pom-poms and other materials with the help of Mr. Tony during this program made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Character Clubhouse Design Class
Haughville Branch (West)
Saturday, June 30, 2018 1:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 and older are invited to join Next Great Architects to design a clubhouse for their superhero or favorite character. They'll learn a bit about architecture while they build. Participants are asked to bring a shoebox or small box. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Cosplay Workshop for Teens and Adults
Brightwood Branch (East)
Saturday, June 30, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17), Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Teens and adults are invited to learn skills needed to create a replica of T'Challa's tooth necklace from "Black Panther" as well as how to turn EVA foam mats into arm armor.



Cyberia Technology Instructional Series
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Saturday, June 30, 2018 3:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Adults are invited to learn new technology skills for fun, to expand the mind, or to make themselves more valuable to employers. The Library is partnering with Cyberia Makerspace and Research Community to present these unique free classes made possible by donors to the Michael Perry Memorial Fund through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation. Registration is recommended but not required by calling 317-275-4352.
The topic of this program will be "Make a Smart Nightlight: Soldering and Arduino Prototyping."



Superhero Drawing Class
West Indianapolis Branch (West)
Tuesday, July 3, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to learn the basics of drawing human figures so they can start sketching their favorite superhero characters. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Superhero Drawing Class
Franklin Road Branch (South)
Thursday, July 5, 2018 10:30 am

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to learn the basics of drawing human figures so they can start sketching their favorite superhero characters. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Superhero Drawing Class
Franklin Road Branch (South)
Thursday, July 5, 2018 12:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to learn the basics of drawing human figures so they can start sketching their favorite superhero characters. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Superhero Drawing Class
Franklin Road Branch (South)
Thursday, July 5, 2018 2:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to learn the basics of drawing human figures so they can start sketching their favorite superhero characters. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



My Superhero-ness Art Class
College Avenue Branch (North)
Thursday, July 5, 2018 4:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create and decorate their own power emblem. This program, presented by Art Lab, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



My Superhero-ness Art Class
Lawrence Branch (East)
Friday, July 6, 2018 10:30 am

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create and decorate their own power emblem. This program, presented by Art Lab, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Power-Up Statement Art Class
Warren Branch (East)
Saturday, July 7, 2018 12:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create a piece of art that describes what inspires them to try harder, be smarter and grow stronger. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



My Superhero-ness Art Class
Spades Park Branch (East)
Saturday, July 7, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create and decorate their own power emblem. This program, presented by Art Lab, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Cosplay Workshop for Teens and Adults
Franklin Road Branch (South)
Saturday, July 7, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17), Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Teens and adults are invited to learn skills needed to create a replica of T'Challa's tooth necklace from "Black Panther" as well as how to turn EVA foam mats into arm armor.



Power-Up Statement Art Class
Garfield Park Branch (South)
Monday, July 9, 2018 11:00 am

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create a piece of art that describes what inspires them to try harder, be smarter and grow stronger. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Teen Super Survival with Clint Jivoin
Franklin Road Branch (South)
Monday, July 9, 2018
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Teens are invited to explore different survival scenarios and discuss how to best handle each situation during this program presented by survivalist Clint Jivoin. Learn self-rescue skills while allowing the true superheroes from Search & Rescue to locate you more easily if lost or injured.



My Superhero-ness Art Class
Irvington Branch (South)
Monday, July 9, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create and decorate their own power emblem. This program, presented by Art Lab, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Superhero Drawing Class
Flanner House Branch (North)
Monday, July 9, 2018 2:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to learn the basics of drawing human figures so they can start sketching their favorite superhero characters. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Superhero Drawing Class
Spades Park Branch (East)
Monday, July 9, 2018 5:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to learn the basics of drawing human figures so they can start sketching their favorite superhero characters. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Publishing Workshop @ East 38th Street
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, July 9, 2018
6:00 pm - 7:15 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to learn about the steps necessary to publish a book from start to finish. Topics will include traditional and self-publishing, marketing, distribution, financing, literary agents and more. Presenter will be author, publisher, graphic designer and web developer Charlotte L. Jenkins. There will be refreshments and door prizes! Register online at www.31WomanLLC.com or by calling 317-643-0769. This series is sponsored by 31 Woman LLC and Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.
This series will conclude on Saturday, September 15 from 10 - 11:45 a.m. with a tour of a local press where attendees will learn how a book goes from manuscript to a final copy.



Super Foods for Kids Class
Flanner House Branch (North)
Tuesday, July 10, 2018 10:30 am

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 - 13 are invited to this hands-on class about super foods and recipes presented by the Marion County Health Department. They'll try their hands at making a small smoothie and sample other delicious foods. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



My Superhero-ness Art Class
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, July 10, 2018 11:30 am

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create and decorate their own power emblem. This program, presented by Art Lab, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Superhero Drawing Class
Decatur Branch (West)
Tuesday, July 10, 2018 1:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to learn the basics of drawing human figures so they can start sketching their favorite superhero characters. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



ABC's of Diabetes
Central Library (Central)
Tuesday, July 10, 2018
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults with diabetes or pre-diabetes along with family members and friends are invited to this four-part series accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators. It includes instruction on medications, nutrition, exercise, monitoring, complications and available community resources. Class members will participate in individual consultations with a registered dietitian, registered nurse and health educator. Register by calling 317-221-2094 or online at marionhealth.org/diabetes.
This program will be held in the Knall Meeting Room.



Super Foods for Kids Class
Nora Branch (North)
Tuesday, July 10, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 - 13 are invited to this hands-on class about super foods and recipes presented by the Marion County Health Department. They'll try their hands at making a small smoothie and sample other delicious foods. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Character Clubhouse Design Class
Wayne Branch (West)
Tuesday, July 10, 2018 4:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 and older are invited to join Next Great Architects to design a clubhouse for their superhero or favorite character. They'll learn a bit about architecture while they build. Participants are asked to bring a shoebox or small box. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Grantsmanship Workshops @ East 38 Street
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, July 10, 2018
6:00 pm - 7:15 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to a year-long series of nonprofit training workshops presented by Felecia Brewer of Brewer & Associates, Inc. and made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.
The topic of this program is "Program Impact." This workshop focuses on strategies, resources and tools that assist an agency in defining what its program impact is and how to measure it.



Character Clubhouse Design Class
Flanner House Branch (North)
Wednesday, July 11, 2018 10:30 am

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 and older are invited to join Next Great Architects to design a clubhouse for their superhero or favorite character. They'll learn a bit about architecture while they build. Participants are asked to bring a shoebox or small box. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Superhero Drawing Class
Eagle Branch (West)
Wednesday, July 11, 2018 1:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to learn the basics of drawing human figures so they can start sketching their favorite superhero characters. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Super Foods for Kids Class
Central Library (Central)
Wednesday, July 11, 2018 1:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 - 13 are invited to this hands-on class about super foods and recipes presented by the Marion County Health Department. They'll try their hands at making a small smoothie and sample other delicious foods. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.
This program will be held in the Learning Curve.



Superhero Drawing Class
College Avenue Branch (North)
Wednesday, July 11, 2018 4:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to learn the basics of drawing human figures so they can start sketching their favorite superhero characters. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Power-Up Statement Art Class
Wayne Branch (West)
Wednesday, July 11, 2018 4:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create a piece of art that describes what inspires them to try harder, be smarter and grow stronger. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Critter Creation Art Class
Warren Branch (East)
Wednesday, July 11, 2018 4:00 pm

Age Level: Preschool (3-5), School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 5 - 12 are invited to make their own critter out of pom-poms and other materials with the help of Mr. Tony during this program made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



My Superhero-ness Art Class
InfoZone Branch (North)
Thursday, July 12, 2018 10:00 am

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create and decorate their own power emblem. This program, presented by Art Lab, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Power-Up Statement Art Class
Franklin Road Branch (South)
Thursday, July 12, 2018 10:30 am

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create a piece of art that describes what inspires them to try harder, be smarter and grow stronger. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Power-Up Statement Art Class
Franklin Road Branch (South)
Thursday, July 12, 2018 12:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create a piece of art that describes what inspires them to try harder, be smarter and grow stronger. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Superhero Drawing Class
East Washington Branch (South)
Thursday, July 12, 2018 1:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to learn the basics of drawing human figures so they can start sketching their favorite superhero characters. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Super Foods for Kids Class
Spades Park Branch (East)
Thursday, July 12, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 - 13 are invited to this hands-on class about super foods and recipes presented by the Marion County Health Department. They'll try their hands at making a small smoothie and sample other delicious foods. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Power-Up Statement Art Class
Franklin Road Branch (South)
Thursday, July 12, 2018 2:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create a piece of art that describes what inspires them to try harder, be smarter and grow stronger. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Critter Creation Art Class
Lawrence Branch (East)
Friday, July 13, 2018 10:30 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5), School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 5 - 12 are invited to make their own critter out of pom-poms and other materials with the help of Mr. Tony during this program made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Adult Summer Reading Program: Super Foods Workshop
Decatur Branch (West)
Friday, July 13, 2018
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17), Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

As part of the Library's Adult Summer Reading Program, adults and teens are invited to learn about super foods and participate in a hands-on cooking demonstration and food tasting in this workshop presented by the Marion County Health Department.



Critter Creation Art Class
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Friday, July 13, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: Preschool (3-5), School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 5 - 12 are invited to make their own critter out of pom-poms and other materials with the help of Mr. Tony during this program made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Super Foods for Kids Class
Glendale Branch (North)
Friday, July 13, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 - 13 are invited to this hands-on class about super foods and recipes presented by the Marion County Health Department. They'll try their hands at making a small smoothie and sample other delicious foods. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Power-Up Statement Art Class
Brightwood Branch (East)
Saturday, July 14, 2018 1:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create a piece of art that describes what inspires them to try harder, be smarter and grow stronger. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



My Superhero-ness Art Class
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Saturday, July 14, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create and decorate their own power emblem. This program, presented by Art Lab, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Cosplay Workshop for Teens and Adults
Lawrence Branch (East)
Saturday, July 14, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17), Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Teens and adults are invited to learn skills needed to create a replica of T'Challa's tooth necklace from "Black Panther" as well as how to turn EVA foam mats into arm armor.



Power-Up Statement Art Class
Nora Branch (North)
Sunday, July 15, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create a piece of art that describes what inspires them to try harder, be smarter and grow stronger. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Super Foods for Kids Class
Pike Branch (West)
Monday, July 16, 2018 10:30 am

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 - 13 are invited to this hands-on class about super foods and recipes presented by the Marion County Health Department. They'll try their hands at making a small smoothie and sample other delicious foods. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Critter Creation Art Class
Garfield Park Branch (South)
Monday, July 16, 2018 11:00 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5), School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 5 - 12 are invited to make their own critter out of pom-poms and other materials with the help of Mr. Tony during this program made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Critter Creation Art Class
Southport Branch (South)
Monday, July 16, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: Preschool (3-5), School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 5 - 12 are invited to make their own critter out of pom-poms and other materials with the help of Mr. Tony during this program made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Super Foods for Kids Class
Pike Branch (West)
Monday, July 16, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 - 13 are invited to this hands-on class about super foods and recipes presented by the Marion County Health Department. They'll try their hands at making a small smoothie and sample other delicious foods. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Critter Creation Art Class
Southport Branch (South)
Monday, July 16, 2018 3:30 pm

Age Level: Preschool (3-5), School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 5 - 12 are invited to make their own critter out of pom-poms and other materials with the help of Mr. Tony during this program made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Tech Lab 2018
Brightwood Branch (East)
Monday, July 16, 2018 4:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Children and teens ages 8 and up are invited to explore art and coding with apps on iPads, such as Lightbot and Osmo Masterpiece. Seating is limited to 10 attendees per session. This program is made possible by donors to the Michael Perry Memorial Fund through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Paying for College: Free Scholarship Workshops
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, July 16, 2018
6:00 pm - 7:15 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17), Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Teens and adults are invited to receive real, hands-on tips and tricks to help them get into and pay for college. Attendees should bring their laptop to start using their new skills immediately. This program is presented by Next Act Consulting and made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.
The topic of this program is "Tips & Tricks for College Apps."



Critter Creation Art Class
College Avenue Branch (North)
Monday, July 16, 2018 6:30 pm

Age Level: Preschool (3-5), School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 5 - 12 are invited to make their own critter out of pom-poms and other materials with the help of Mr. Tony during this program made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Character Clubhouse Design Class
InfoZone Branch (North)
Tuesday, July 17, 2018 10:00 am

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 and older are invited to join Next Great Architects to design a clubhouse for their superhero or favorite character. They'll learn a bit about architecture while they build. Participants are asked to bring a shoebox or small box. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Super Foods for Kids Class
College Avenue Branch (North)
Tuesday, July 17, 2018 10:30 am

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 - 13 are invited to this hands-on class about super foods and recipes presented by the Marion County Health Department. They'll try their hands at making a small smoothie and sample other delicious foods. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Character Clubhouse Design Class
Decatur Branch (West)
Tuesday, July 17, 2018 1:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 and older are invited to join Next Great Architects to design a clubhouse for their superhero or favorite character. They'll learn a bit about architecture while they build. Participants are asked to bring a shoebox or small box. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



ABC's of Diabetes
Central Library (Central)
Tuesday, July 17, 2018
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults with diabetes or pre-diabetes along with family members and friends are invited to this four-part series accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators. It includes instruction on medications, nutrition, exercise, monitoring, complications and available community resources. Class members will participate in individual consultations with a registered dietitian, registered nurse and health educator. Register by calling 317-221-2094 or online at marionhealth.org/diabetes.
This program will be held in the Knall Meeting Room.



My Superhero-ness Art Class
East Washington Branch (South)
Tuesday, July 17, 2018 1:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create and decorate their own power emblem. This program, presented by Art Lab, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Teen Super Survival with Clint Jivoin
Central Library (Central)
Tuesday, July 17, 2018
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Teens are invited to explore different survival scenarios and discuss how to best handle each situation during this program presented by survivalist Clint Jivoin. Learn self-rescue skills while allowing the true superheroes from Search & Rescue to locate you more easily if lost or injured.
This program will be held in the Learning Curve.



Power-Up Statement Art Class
West Indianapolis Branch (West)
Tuesday, July 17, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create a piece of art that describes what inspires them to try harder, be smarter and grow stronger. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Tech Lab 2018
Brightwood Branch (East)
Tuesday, July 17, 2018 4:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Children and teens ages 8 and up are invited to explore art and coding with apps on iPads, such as Lightbot and Osmo Masterpiece. Seating is limited to 10 attendees per session. This program is made possible by donors to the Michael Perry Memorial Fund through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



My Superhero-ness Art Class
Warren Branch (East)
Tuesday, July 17, 2018 4:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create and decorate their own power emblem. This program, presented by Art Lab, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Critter Creation Art Class
Flanner House Branch (North)
Wednesday, July 18, 2018 10:30 am

Age Level: Preschool (3-5), School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 5 - 12 are invited to make their own critter out of pom-poms and other materials with the help of Mr. Tony during this program made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Super Foods for Kids Class
Lawrence Branch (East)
Wednesday, July 18, 2018 10:30 am

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 - 13 are invited to this hands-on class about super foods and recipes presented by the Marion County Health Department. They'll try their hands at making a small smoothie and sample other delicious foods. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



My Superhero-ness Art Class
Central Library (Central)
Wednesday, July 18, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create and decorate their own power emblem. This program, presented by Art Lab, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.
This program will be held in the Learning Curve.



Power-Up Statement Art Class
Eagle Branch (West)
Wednesday, July 18, 2018 3:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create a piece of art that describes what inspires them to try harder, be smarter and grow stronger. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Tech Lab 2018
Brightwood Branch (East)
Wednesday, July 18, 2018 4:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Children and teens ages 8 and up are invited to explore art and coding with apps on iPads, such as Lightbot and Osmo Masterpiece. Seating is limited to 10 attendees per session. This program is made possible by donors to the Michael Perry Memorial Fund through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Super Foods for Kids Class
Warren Branch (East)
Wednesday, July 18, 2018 4:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 - 13 are invited to this hands-on class about super foods and recipes presented by the Marion County Health Department. They'll try their hands at making a small smoothie and sample other delicious foods. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



My Superhero-ness Art Class
Franklin Road Branch (South)
Thursday, July 19, 2018 10:30 am

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create and decorate their own power emblem. This program, presented by Art Lab, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Super Foods for Kids Class
Garfield Park Branch (South)
Thursday, July 19, 2018 10:30 am

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 - 13 are invited to this hands-on class about super foods and recipes presented by the Marion County Health Department. They'll try their hands at making a small smoothie and sample other delicious foods. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



My Superhero-ness Art Class
Franklin Road Branch (South)
Thursday, July 19, 2018 12:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create and decorate their own power emblem. This program, presented by Art Lab, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Super Foods for Kids Class
Southport Branch (South)
Thursday, July 19, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 - 13 are invited to this hands-on class about super foods and recipes presented by the Marion County Health Department. They'll try their hands at making a small smoothie and sample other delicious foods. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



My Superhero-ness Art Class
Franklin Road Branch (South)
Thursday, July 19, 2018 2:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create and decorate their own power emblem. This program, presented by Art Lab, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Character Clubhouse Design Class
Glendale Branch (North)
Thursday, July 19, 2018 3:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 and older are invited to join Next Great Architects to design a clubhouse for their superhero or favorite character. They'll learn a bit about architecture while they build. Participants are asked to bring a shoebox or small box. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Super Foods for Kids Class
Southport Branch (South)
Thursday, July 19, 2018 3:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 - 13 are invited to this hands-on class about super foods and recipes presented by the Marion County Health Department. They'll try their hands at making a small smoothie and sample other delicious foods. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Character Clubhouse Design Class
Brightwood Branch (East)
Saturday, July 21, 2018 1:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 and older are invited to join Next Great Architects to design a clubhouse for their superhero or favorite character. They'll learn a bit about architecture while they build. Participants are asked to bring a shoebox or small box. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Cyberia Technology Instructional Series
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Saturday, July 21, 2018 3:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Adults are invited to learn new technology skills for fun, to expand the mind, or to make themselves more valuable to employers. The Library is partnering with Cyberia Makerspace and Research Community to present these unique free classes made possible by donors to the Michael Perry Memorial Fund through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation. Registration is recommended but not required by calling 317-275-4352.
The topic of this program is "Make a Smart Nightlight: Computer Aided Design."



Character Clubhouse Design Class
Nora Branch (North)
Sunday, July 22, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 and older are invited to join Next Great Architects to design a clubhouse for their superhero or favorite character. They'll learn a bit about architecture while they build. Participants are asked to bring a shoebox or small box. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Character Clubhouse Design Class
Pike Branch (West)
Monday, July 23, 2018 10:30 am

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 and older are invited to join Next Great Architects to design a clubhouse for their superhero or favorite character. They'll learn a bit about architecture while they build. Participants are asked to bring a shoebox or small box. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Tech Lab 2018
Lawrence Branch (East)
Monday, July 23, 2018 10:30 am

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Children and teens ages 8 and up are invited to explore art and coding with apps on iPads, such as Lightbot and Osmo Masterpiece. Seating is limited to 10 attendees per session. This program is made possible by donors to the Michael Perry Memorial Fund through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Character Clubhouse Design Class
Pike Branch (West)
Monday, July 23, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 and older are invited to join Next Great Architects to design a clubhouse for their superhero or favorite character. They'll learn a bit about architecture while they build. Participants are asked to bring a shoebox or small box. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Critter Creation Art Class
Irvington Branch (South)
Monday, July 23, 2018 3:00 pm

Age Level: Preschool (3-5), School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 5 - 12 are invited to make their own critter out of pom-poms and other materials with the help of Mr. Tony during this program made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Power-Up Statement Art Class
College Avenue Branch (North)
Monday, July 23, 2018 4:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create a piece of art that describes what inspires them to try harder, be smarter and grow stronger. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Tech Lab 2018
Lawrence Branch (East)
Tuesday, July 24, 2018 10:30 am

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Children and teens ages 8 and up are invited to explore art and coding with apps on iPads, such as Lightbot and Osmo Masterpiece. Seating is limited to 10 attendees per session. This program is made possible by donors to the Michael Perry Memorial Fund through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Critter Creation Art Class
Decatur Branch (West)
Tuesday, July 24, 2018 1:00 pm

Age Level: Preschool (3-5), School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 5 - 12 are invited to make their own critter out of pom-poms and other materials with the help of Mr. Tony during this program made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



ABC's of Diabetes
Central Library (Central)
Tuesday, July 24, 2018
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults with diabetes or pre-diabetes along with family members and friends are invited to this four-part series accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators. It includes instruction on medications, nutrition, exercise, monitoring, complications and available community resources. Class members will participate in individual consultations with a registered dietitian, registered nurse and health educator. Register by calling 317-221-2094 or online at marionhealth.org/diabetes.
This program will be held in the Knall Meeting Room.



SBA at the East 38th Street Branch
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, July 24, 2018
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited for a series of free workshops presented by the Small Business Association to help them during various stages of business development.
The topic of this program is "Funding Options for Small Businesses."



Super Foods for Kids Class
Brightwood Branch (East)
Tuesday, July 24, 2018 5:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 - 13 are invited to this hands-on class about super foods and recipes presented by the Marion County Health Department. They'll try their hands at making a small smoothie and sample other delicious foods. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Cosplay Workshop for Teens and Adults
Central Library (Central)
Tuesday, July 24, 2018 5:30 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17), Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Teens and adults are invited to learn skills needed to create a replica of T'Challa's tooth necklace from "Black Panther" as well as how to turn EVA foam mats into arm armor.
This program will be held in the Learning Curve.



Tech Lab 2018
Lawrence Branch (East)
Wednesday, July 25, 2018 10:30 am

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Children and teens ages 8 and up are invited to explore art and coding with apps on iPads, such as Lightbot and Osmo Masterpiece. Seating is limited to 10 attendees per session. This program is made possible by donors to the Michael Perry Memorial Fund through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Power-Up Statement Art Class
Central Library (Central)
Wednesday, July 25, 2018 1:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create a piece of art that describes what inspires them to try harder, be smarter and grow stronger. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.
This program will be held in the Learning Curve.



My Superhero-ness Art Class
Beech Grove Branch (South)
Wednesday, July 25, 2018 1:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create and decorate their own power emblem. This program, presented by Art Lab, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Superhero Drawing Class
Warren Branch (East)
Wednesday, July 25, 2018 4:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to learn the basics of drawing human figures so they can start sketching their favorite superhero characters. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Character Clubhouse Design Class
Fountain Square Branch (South)
Thursday, July 26, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 and older are invited to join Next Great Architects to design a clubhouse for their superhero or favorite character. They'll learn a bit about architecture while they build. Participants are asked to bring a shoebox or small box. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



SBA at the East 38th Street Branch
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Friday, July 27, 2018
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited for a series of free workshops presented by the Small Business Association to help them during various stages of business development.
The topic of this session is "Learn About SBA 8(a) Certification." Learn what the SBA 8(a) Business Development Program is, how a company can benefit, program eligibility requirements and goals, ongoing obligations to the SBA, and how to apply.



SBA at the East 38th Street Branch
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Friday, July 27, 2018
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited for a series of free workshops presented by the Small Business Association to help them during various stages of business development.
The topic of this session is "Marketing to the Federal Government." Learn where to find contracting opportunities, how to register a business to sell to the government, how to market products and services, and how to obtain a surety bond.



My Superhero-ness Art Class
Flanner House Branch (North)
Friday, July 27, 2018 2:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to create and decorate their own power emblem. This program, presented by Art Lab, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Superhero Drawing Class
Brightwood Branch (East)
Saturday, July 28, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Young people ages 6 - 17 are invited to learn the basics of drawing human figures so they can start sketching their favorite superhero characters. This program, presented by Art With a Heart, is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



Cyberia Technology Instructional Series
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Saturday, July 28, 2018 3:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Adults are invited to learn new technology skills for fun, to expand the mind, or to make themselves more valuable to employers. The Library is partnering with Cyberia Makerspace and Research Community to present these unique free classes made possible by donors to the Michael Perry Memorial Fund through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation. Registration is recommended but not required by calling 317-275-4352.
The topic of this program is "Make a Smart Nightlight: Computer Aided Design."



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, July 30, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



East 38th Street Homelessness Series
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, July 30, 2018 6:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Adults are invited for a series of informational workshops that explores such topics as the causes and types of homelessness, criminalization of the homeless, homeless resources, and the issue of a living vs. minimal wage. These sessions will be led by Maurice Young, a homeless Indianapolis native who has dedicated himself to promoting homeless awareness and the mistreatment of those who call the streets their home. This series is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, July 31, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



Super Foods for Kids Class
Irvington Branch (South)
Tuesday, July 31, 2018 11:00 am

Age Level: School Age (6-11), Teen (12-17)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Children ages 6 - 13 are invited to this hands-on class about super foods and recipes presented by the Marion County Health Department. They'll try their hands at making a small smoothie and sample other delicious foods. This program is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



ABC's of Diabetes
Central Library (Central)
Tuesday, July 31, 2018
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults with diabetes or pre-diabetes along with family members and friends are invited to this four-part series accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators. It includes instruction on medications, nutrition, exercise, monitoring, complications and available community resources. Class members will participate in individual consultations with a registered dietitian, registered nurse and health educator. Register by calling 317-221-2094 or online at marionhealth.org/diabetes.
This program will be held in the Knall Meeting Room.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Wednesday, August 1, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



Adult Summer Reading Program: Super Foods Workshop
Beech Grove Branch (South)
Wednesday, August 1, 2018
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17), Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

As part of the Library's Adult Summer Reading Program, adults and teens are invited to learn about super foods and participate in a hands-on cooking demonstration and food tasting in this workshop presented by the Marion County Health Department.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Thursday, August 2, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



Adult Summer Reading Program: Super Foods Workshop
Warren Branch (East)
Friday, August 3, 2018
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17), Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

As part of the Library's Adult Summer Reading Program, adults and teens are invited to learn about super foods and participate in a hands-on cooking demonstration and food tasting in this workshop presented by the Marion County Health Department.



Cyberia Technology Instructional Series
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Saturday, August 4, 2018 3:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Adults are invited to learn new technology skills for fun, to expand the mind, or to make themselves more valuable to employers. The Library is partnering with Cyberia Makerspace and Research Community to present these unique free classes made possible by donors to the Michael Perry Memorial Fund through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation. Registration is recommended but not required by calling 317-275-4352.
The topic of this program is "Make a Smart Nightlight: Computer Aided Design."



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, August 6, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



Adult Summer Reading Program: Super Foods Workshop
Pike Branch (West)
Monday, August 6, 2018
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17), Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

As part of the Library's Adult Summer Reading Program, adults and teens are invited to learn about super foods and participate in a hands-on cooking demonstration and food tasting in this workshop presented by the Marion County Health Department.



ABC's of Diabetes
Warren Branch (East)
Monday, August 6, 2018
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults with diabetes or pre-diabetes along with family members and friends are invited to this four-part series accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators. It includes instruction on medications, nutrition, exercise, monitoring, complications and available community resources. Class members will participate in individual consultations with a registered dietitian, registered nurse and health educator. Register by calling 317-221-2094 or online at marionhealth.org/diabetes.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, August 7, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Wednesday, August 8, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



Adult Summer Reading Program: Super Foods Workshop
Haughville Branch (West)
Wednesday, August 8, 2018
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17), Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

As part of the Library's Adult Summer Reading Program, adults and teens are invited to learn about super foods and participate in a hands-on cooking demonstration and food tasting in this workshop presented by the Marion County Health Department.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Thursday, August 9, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



ABC's of Diabetes
Franklin Road Branch (South)
Thursday, August 9, 2018
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults with diabetes or pre-diabetes along with family members and friends are invited to this four-part series accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators. It includes instruction on medications, nutrition, exercise, monitoring, complications and available community resources. Class members will participate in individual consultations with a registered dietitian, registered nurse and health educator. Register by calling 317-221-2094 or online at marionhealth.org/diabetes.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, August 13, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



ABC's of Diabetes
Warren Branch (East)
Monday, August 13, 2018
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults with diabetes or pre-diabetes along with family members and friends are invited to this four-part series accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators. It includes instruction on medications, nutrition, exercise, monitoring, complications and available community resources. Class members will participate in individual consultations with a registered dietitian, registered nurse and health educator. Register by calling 317-221-2094 or online at marionhealth.org/diabetes.



Publishing Workshop @ East 38th Street
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, August 13, 2018
6:00 pm - 7:15 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to learn about the steps necessary to publish a book from start to finish. Topics will include traditional and self-publishing, marketing, distribution, financing, literary agents and more. Presenter will be author, publisher, graphic designer and web developer Charlotte L. Jenkins. There will be refreshments and door prizes! Register online at www.31WomanLLC.com or by calling 317-643-0769. This series is sponsored by 31 Woman LLC and Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.
This series will conclude on Saturday, September 15 from 10 - 11:45 a.m. with a tour of a local press where attendees will learn how a book goes from manuscript to a final copy.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, August 14, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



Grantsmanship Workshops @ East 38 Street
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, August 14, 2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to a year-long series of nonprofit training workshops presented by Felecia Brewer of Brewer & Associates, Inc. and made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.
The topic of this program is "Completing a Common Grant Application." This is a two-hour workshop where participants will be guided through the completion of a common grant application. Space is limited.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Wednesday, August 15, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Thursday, August 16, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



ABC's of Diabetes
Franklin Road Branch (South)
Thursday, August 16, 2018
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults with diabetes or pre-diabetes along with family members and friends are invited to this four-part series accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators. It includes instruction on medications, nutrition, exercise, monitoring, complications and available community resources. Class members will participate in individual consultations with a registered dietitian, registered nurse and health educator. Register by calling 317-221-2094 or online at marionhealth.org/diabetes.



Cyberia Technology Instructional Series
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Saturday, August 18, 2018 3:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Adults are invited to learn new technology skills for fun, to expand the mind, or to make themselves more valuable to employers. The Library is partnering with Cyberia Makerspace and Research Community to present these unique free classes made possible by donors to the Michael Perry Memorial Fund through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation. Registration is recommended but not required by calling 317-275-4352.
The topic of this program is "Make a Smart Nightlight: 3D Printing."



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, August 20, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



ABC's of Diabetes
Warren Branch (East)
Monday, August 20, 2018
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults with diabetes or pre-diabetes along with family members and friends are invited to this four-part series accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators. It includes instruction on medications, nutrition, exercise, monitoring, complications and available community resources. Class members will participate in individual consultations with a registered dietitian, registered nurse and health educator. Register by calling 317-221-2094 or online at marionhealth.org/diabetes.



Paying for College: Free Scholarship Workshops
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, August 20, 2018
6:00 pm - 7:15 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17), Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Teens and adults are invited to receive real, hands-on tips and tricks to help them get into and pay for college. Attendees should bring their laptop to start using their new skills immediately. This program is presented by Next Act Consulting and made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.
The topic of this program is "Finding and Applying for Scholarships."



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, August 21, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Wednesday, August 22, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Thursday, August 23, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



ABC's of Diabetes
Franklin Road Branch (South)
Thursday, August 23, 2018
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults with diabetes or pre-diabetes along with family members and friends are invited to this four-part series accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators. It includes instruction on medications, nutrition, exercise, monitoring, complications and available community resources. Class members will participate in individual consultations with a registered dietitian, registered nurse and health educator. Register by calling 317-221-2094 or online at marionhealth.org/diabetes.



SBA at the East 38th Street Branch
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Friday, August 24, 2018
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited for a series of free workshops presented by the Small Business Association to help them during various stages of business development.
The topic of this session is "Learn About SBA 8(a) Certification." Learn what the SBA 8(a) Business Development Program is, how a company can benefit, program eligibility requirements and goals, ongoing obligations to the SBA, and how to apply.



SBA at the East 38th Street Branch
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Friday, August 24, 2018
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited for a series of free workshops presented by the Small Business Association to help them during various stages of business development.
The topic of this session is "Marketing to the Federal Government." Learn where to find contracting opportunities, how to register a business to sell to the government, how to market products and services, and how to obtain a surety bond.



Cyberia Technology Instructional Series
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Saturday, August 25, 2018 3:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Adults are invited to learn new technology skills for fun, to expand the mind, or to make themselves more valuable to employers. The Library is partnering with Cyberia Makerspace and Research Community to present these unique free classes made possible by donors to the Michael Perry Memorial Fund through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation. Registration is recommended but not required by calling 317-275-4352.
The topic of this program is "Make a Smart Nightlight: 3D Printing."



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, August 27, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



ABC's of Diabetes
Warren Branch (East)
Monday, August 27, 2018
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults with diabetes or pre-diabetes along with family members and friends are invited to this four-part series accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators. It includes instruction on medications, nutrition, exercise, monitoring, complications and available community resources. Class members will participate in individual consultations with a registered dietitian, registered nurse and health educator. Register by calling 317-221-2094 or online at marionhealth.org/diabetes.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, August 28, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



SBA at the East 38th Street Branch
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, August 28, 2018
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited for a series of free workshops presented by the Small Business Association to help them during various stages of business development.
The focus of this session will be on launching and registering a business, getting a federal and state ID number, applying for licenses and grants, opening a bank account, and getting business insurance.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Wednesday, August 29, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Thursday, August 30, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



ABC's of Diabetes
Franklin Road Branch (South)
Thursday, August 30, 2018
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults with diabetes or pre-diabetes along with family members and friends are invited to this four-part series accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators. It includes instruction on medications, nutrition, exercise, monitoring, complications and available community resources. Class members will participate in individual consultations with a registered dietitian, registered nurse and health educator. Register by calling 317-221-2094 or online at marionhealth.org/diabetes.



Cyberia Technology Instructional Series
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Saturday, September 1, 2018 3:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Adults are invited to learn new technology skills for fun, to expand the mind, or to make themselves more valuable to employers. The Library is partnering with Cyberia Makerspace and Research Community to present these unique free classes made possible by donors to the Michael Perry Memorial Fund through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation. Registration is recommended but not required by calling 317-275-4352.
The topic of this program is "Make a Smart Nightlight: 3D Printing."



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, September 4, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Wednesday, September 5, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Thursday, September 6, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, September 10, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



Youth Writers Series @ E. 38th Street
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, September 10, 2018
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

School-age children are invited for free sessions focusing on writing, poetry and theatre. This series is made possible by the Donna D. Talley Story Theatre and Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.
The focus of this session will be on writing poetry.



Publishing Workshop @ East 38th Street
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, September 10, 2018
6:00 pm - 7:15 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to learn about the steps necessary to publish a book from start to finish. Topics will include traditional and self-publishing, marketing, distribution, financing, literary agents and more. Presenter will be author, publisher, graphic designer and web developer Charlotte L. Jenkins. There will be refreshments and door prizes! Register online at www.31WomanLLC.com or by calling 317-643-0769. This series is sponsored by 31 Woman LLC and Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.
This series will conclude on Saturday, September 15 from 10 - 11:45 a.m. with a tour of a local press where attendees will learn how a book goes from manuscript to a final copy.



2018 Photography Workshop Series
Central Library (Central)
Monday, September 10, 2018
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Adults interested in creating better images are invited to learn new skills from expert photographers with the Riviera Camera Club. Sessions will take place in the Riley Room.
The topic of this session is "Marketing and Gallery Guidelines." Here from experienced photographers John Cote and Pete Howard on marketing ideas and gallery opportunities to best showcase your talent and influence buyers.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, September 11, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



Grantsmanship Workshops @ East 38 Street
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, September 11, 2018
6:00 pm - 7:15 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to a year-long series of nonprofit training workshops presented by Felecia Brewer of Brewer & Associates, Inc. and made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.
The topic of this program is "Meeting the Collaboration Challenge." This program prepares agencies to develop effective partnerships and how to incorporate those partnerships into its broader process of improving strategic planning, fundraising and program effectiveness.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Wednesday, September 12, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Thursday, September 13, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, September 17, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



Youth Writers Series @ E. 38th Street
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, September 17, 2018
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

School-age children are invited for free sessions focusing on writing, poetry and theatre. This series is made possible by the Donna D. Talley Story Theatre and Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.
The focus of this session will be on writing poetry.



Paying for College: Free Scholarship Workshops
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, September 17, 2018
6:00 pm - 7:15 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17), Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Teens and adults are invited to receive real, hands-on tips and tricks to help them get into and pay for college. Attendees should bring their laptop to start using their new skills immediately. This program is presented by Next Act Consulting and made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.
The topic of this program is "Tips & Tricks for Scholarships Apps."



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, September 18, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Wednesday, September 19, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Thursday, September 20, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



Cyberia Technology Instructional Series
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Saturday, September 22, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Adults are invited to learn new technology skills for fun, to expand the mind, or to make themselves more valuable to employers. The Library is partnering with Cyberia Makerspace and Research Community to present these unique free classes made possible by donors to the Michael Perry Memorial Fund through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation. Registration is recommended but not required by calling 317-275-4352.
The topic of this program is "Introduction to Microcontrollers."



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, September 24, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



Youth Writers Series @ E. 38th Street
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, September 24, 2018
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

School-age children are invited for free sessions focusing on writing, poetry and theatre. This series is made possible by the Donna D. Talley Story Theatre and Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.
The focus of this session will be on writing poetry.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, September 25, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



SBA at the East 38th Street Branch
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, September 25, 2018
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited for a series of free workshops presented by the Small Business Association to help them during various stages of business development.
The topic of this program is "Developing a Business Plan."



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Wednesday, September 26, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Thursday, September 27, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



Cyberia Technology Instructional Series
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Saturday, September 29, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Adults are invited to learn new technology skills for fun, to expand the mind, or to make themselves more valuable to employers. The Library is partnering with Cyberia Makerspace and Research Community to present these unique free classes made possible by donors to the Michael Perry Memorial Fund through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation. Registration is recommended but not required by calling 317-275-4352.
The topic of this program is "Introduction to Microcontrollers."



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, October 1, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



Youth Writers Series @ E. 38th Street
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, October 1, 2018
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Age Level: School Age (6-11)
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

School-age children are invited for free sessions focusing on writing, poetry and theatre. This series is made possible by the Donna D. Talley Story Theatre and Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.
The focus of this session will be on writing poetry.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, October 2, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



SBA at the East 38th Street Branch
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, October 2, 2018
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited for a series of free workshops presented by the Small Business Association to help them during various stages of business development.
The topic of this program is "Business Start-Up 101."



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Wednesday, October 3, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Thursday, October 4, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



ABC's of Diabetes
Glendale Branch (North)
Thursday, October 4, 2018
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults with diabetes or pre-diabetes along with family members and friends are invited to this four-part series accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators. It includes instruction on medications, nutrition, exercise, monitoring, complications and available community resources. Class members will participate in individual consultations with a registered dietitian, registered nurse and health educator. Register by calling 317-221-2094 or online at marionhealth.org/diabetes.



How to Build a Nonprofit Organization: Find Your Stats in a Flash!
Central Library (Central)
Saturday, October 6, 2018
10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Those who have already established their nonprofit organization are invited to learn how to use the Indiana State Data Center resources to find data to tell your community's story to stakeholders and funders. This program is presented by Katharine Bourne Springer and is made possible by The Emily Fund and Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation. To register, visit eventbrite.com.



Cyberia Technology Instructional Series
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Saturday, October 6, 2018 2:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Adults are invited to learn new technology skills for fun, to expand the mind, or to make themselves more valuable to employers. The Library is partnering with Cyberia Makerspace and Research Community to present these unique free classes made possible by donors to the Michael Perry Memorial Fund through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation. Registration is recommended but not required by calling 317-275-4352.
The topic of this program is "Introduction to Microcontrollers."



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, October 9, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Wednesday, October 10, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Thursday, October 11, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



ABC's of Diabetes
Glendale Branch (North)
Thursday, October 11, 2018
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults with diabetes or pre-diabetes along with family members and friends are invited to this four-part series accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators. It includes instruction on medications, nutrition, exercise, monitoring, complications and available community resources. Class members will participate in individual consultations with a registered dietitian, registered nurse and health educator. Register by calling 317-221-2094 or online at marionhealth.org/diabetes.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, October 15, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



Paying for College: Free Scholarship Workshops
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, October 15, 2018
6:00 pm - 7:15 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17), Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Teens and adults are invited to receive real, hands-on tips and tricks to help them get into and pay for college. Attendees should bring their laptop to start using their new skills immediately. This program is presented by Next Act Consulting and made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.
The topic of this program is "How to Write a Personal Essay."



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, October 16, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Wednesday, October 17, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Thursday, October 18, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



ABC's of Diabetes
Glendale Branch (North)
Thursday, October 18, 2018
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults with diabetes or pre-diabetes along with family members and friends are invited to this four-part series accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators. It includes instruction on medications, nutrition, exercise, monitoring, complications and available community resources. Class members will participate in individual consultations with a registered dietitian, registered nurse and health educator. Register by calling 317-221-2094 or online at marionhealth.org/diabetes.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, October 22, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, October 23, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



Grantsmanship Workshops @ East 38 Street
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, October 23, 2018
6:00 pm - 7:15 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to a year-long series of nonprofit training workshops presented by Felecia Brewer of Brewer & Associates, Inc. and made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.
The topic of this program is "Nonprofit Leadership in the 21st Century." This program focuses on participant's leadership style and skills, while learning how to apply each within their agency's corporate culture.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



How to Build a Nonprofit Organization: Indy Vitals
Central Library (Central)
Wednesday, October 24, 2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Those wishing to build their nonprofit organization are invited for an in-depth demonstration of a new online tool to measure the health and sustainability of neighborhood areas in Marion County. This program is presented by Brad M. Beaubien and is made possible by The Emily Fund and Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation. To register, visit eventbrite.com.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Thursday, October 25, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



ABC's of Diabetes
Glendale Branch (North)
Thursday, October 25, 2018
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults with diabetes or pre-diabetes along with family members and friends are invited to this four-part series accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators. It includes instruction on medications, nutrition, exercise, monitoring, complications and available community resources. Class members will participate in individual consultations with a registered dietitian, registered nurse and health educator. Register by calling 317-221-2094 or online at marionhealth.org/diabetes.



How to Build a Nonprofit Organization: Creating & Working Your Strategic Plan
Central Library (Central)
Saturday, October 27, 2018
10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Those who have already established their non-profit organization are invited to discover a clear path to the future they see through creation of an effective, appropriate plan. This program is presented by Anne Hudson and is made possible by The Emily Fund and Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation. To register, visit eventbrite.com.



How to Build a Nonprofit Organization: Understanding Nonprofit Collaboration
Central Library (Central)
Saturday, October 27, 2018
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Those who have already established their nonprofit organization are invited to discover the potentials and pitfalls of nonprofit collaboration. Presented by Maury Plambeck, this program is made possible by The Emily Fund and Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation. To register, visit eventbrite.com.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, October 29, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



East 38th Street Homelessness Series
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, October 29, 2018 6:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Adults are invited for a series of informational workshops that explores such topics as the causes and types of homelessness, criminalization of the homeless, homeless resources, and the issue of a living vs. minimal wage. These sessions will be led by Maurice Young, a homeless Indianapolis native who has dedicated himself to promoting homeless awareness and the mistreatment of those who call the streets their home. This series is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, October 30, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Wednesday, October 31, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Thursday, November 1, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, November 5, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



ABC's of Diabetes
Irvington Branch (South)
Monday, November 5, 2018
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults with diabetes or pre-diabetes along with family members and friends are invited to this four-part series accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators. It includes instruction on medications, nutrition, exercise, monitoring, complications and available community resources. Class members will participate in individual consultations with a registered dietitian, registered nurse and health educator. Register by calling 317-221-2094 or online at marionhealth.org/diabetes.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, November 6, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



SBA at the East 38th Street Branch
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, November 6, 2018
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited for a series of free workshops presented by the Small Business Association to help them during various stages of business development.
The topic of this program is "Market Research and Competitive Analysis."



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Wednesday, November 7, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Thursday, November 8, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, November 12, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



ABC's of Diabetes
Irvington Branch (South)
Monday, November 12, 2018
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults with diabetes or pre-diabetes along with family members and friends are invited to this four-part series accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators. It includes instruction on medications, nutrition, exercise, monitoring, complications and available community resources. Class members will participate in individual consultations with a registered dietitian, registered nurse and health educator. Register by calling 317-221-2094 or online at marionhealth.org/diabetes.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, November 13, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



Grantsmanship Workshops @ East 38 Street
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, November 13, 2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to a year-long series of nonprofit training workshops presented by Felecia Brewer of Brewer & Associates, Inc. and made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.
The topic of this program is "Demystifying the 501(c)3 Application." This is a two-hour interactive workshop where participants will be guided in the completion of the 501(c)3 application. Space is limited.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Thursday, November 15, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, November 19, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



ABC's of Diabetes
Irvington Branch (South)
Monday, November 19, 2018
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults with diabetes or pre-diabetes along with family members and friends are invited to this four-part series accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators. It includes instruction on medications, nutrition, exercise, monitoring, complications and available community resources. Class members will participate in individual consultations with a registered dietitian, registered nurse and health educator. Register by calling 317-221-2094 or online at marionhealth.org/diabetes.



Paying for College: Free Scholarship Workshops
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, November 19, 2018
6:00 pm - 7:15 pm

Age Level: Teen (12-17), Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Teens and adults are invited to receive real, hands-on tips and tricks to help them get into and pay for college. Attendees should bring their laptop to start using their new skills immediately. This program is presented by Next Act Consulting and made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.
The topic of this program is "Finding & Applying for Scholarships."



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, November 20, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Wednesday, November 21, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



How to Build a Nonprofit Organization: Building Blocks for Starting a 501(c)(3)
Central Library (Central)
Saturday, November 24, 2018
10:30 am - 3:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults seeking to establish a new nonprofit organization are invited to learn the characteristics of effective non-profits and assess whether yours is ready for foundation fundraising. This workshop is presented by Rebecca Kirby and is made possible by The Emily Fund and Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation. To register, visit eventbrite.com.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, November 26, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



ABC's of Diabetes
Irvington Branch (South)
Monday, November 26, 2018
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults with diabetes or pre-diabetes along with family members and friends are invited to this four-part series accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators. It includes instruction on medications, nutrition, exercise, monitoring, complications and available community resources. Class members will participate in individual consultations with a registered dietitian, registered nurse and health educator. Register by calling 317-221-2094 or online at marionhealth.org/diabetes.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, November 27, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Wednesday, November 28, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Thursday, November 29, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



How to Build a Nonprofit Organization: Program Development
Central Library (Central)
Saturday, December 1, 2018
10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Those who have already established their nonprofit organization are invited to discover the main components of a solid program plan that can provide quality services to the community. This program is presented by Gail Thomas Strong and is made possible by The Emily Fund and Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation. To register, visit eventbrite.com.



How to Build a Nonprofit Organization: Effective Grant Proposals and Management
Central Library (Central)
Saturday, December 1, 2018
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Those who have already established their nonprofit organization are invited to learn useful tips on how to write compelling proposals and effective post-grant procedures. This workshop is presented by Gail Thomas Strong and is made possible by The Emily Fund and Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation. To register, visit eventbrite.com.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, December 3, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, December 4, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Wednesday, December 5, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Thursday, December 6, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, December 10, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Wednesday, December 12, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Thursday, December 13, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



How to Build a Nonprofit Organization: Fearless Asking
Central Library (Central)
Saturday, December 15, 2018
10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Giving data shows that 80 percent the funds nonprofits raise comes from individual donors, yet much of the focus of fundraising is often on grants and corporate gifts. This session will help individuals understand the basics of an annual giving program and give them opportunity to practice asking with confidence. Asking for financial support for a program shouldn’t be scary – learn to be fearless in your asking! This program is presented by staff from The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation and is made possible by The Emily Fund and Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation. To register, visit eventbrite.com.



How to Build a Nonprofit Organization: Developing & Managing Effective Nonprofit Boards
Central Library (Central)
Saturday, December 15, 2018
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Those who have already established their nonprofit organization are invited to learn best practices, tips and tools for several elements of the successful board. This program is presented by Pam Blevins Hinkle and is made possible by The Emily Fund and Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation. To register, visit eventbrite.com.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Monday, December 17, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Tuesday, December 18, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Wednesday, December 19, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.



GED-TASC Classes
East 38th Street Branch (East)
Thursday, December 20, 2018 During Library Hours

Age Level: Adults
Category: Class or Workshop


Registration Required

Adults are invited to register for free GED/TASC classes which continue each Monday through Thursday through June 2017.