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Read Right Now: Racial Equity

No wait e-books, audiobooks, and streaming movies about racial equity are available now.

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After School Play Date: Kid’s Coding Club

After School Play Date: Kid’s Coding Club

Library Services Center

Kids ages 8 and older and teens can join the Learning Curve online to learn about the Scratch programming language and work on a coding project. The emphasis will be on working on different long-term Scratch projects, whether by oneself or with a partner and socializing with other attendees!

Simple and Affordable Plant-Based Cooking Workshop

Simple and Affordable Plant-Based Cooking Workshop

Library Services Center

Discover tips for transforming vegetables, grains, and legumes into delicious and nutritious meals during this cooking demonstration presented by Indy Veg Fest. In this class, Shay Boyd, creator of the food blog "Pretty Brown Vegan", shares two ways to make vegan sloppy joes.

Season's Readings

Season's Readings

Library Services Center

It’s the holly jolliest time of the year as the Phoenix Theatre Cultural Centre and the Indianapolis Public Library present "Season’s Readings", a ten-book children’s storytelling series that highlights a diversity of families, cultures and celebrations.

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