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Frederick Douglass Community Library Events:

Yay for Movie Tuesday
2017-05-30; 3:00  pm  
Frederick Douglass Community Library
Age Level: All Ages -- Select - Select
It's movie Tuesday!  Join us for a fun family movie after completing your homework.


Home Preservation of Foods: Preparing for the Summer’s Harvest with Master Gardener Melanie Popick
2017-06-05; 5:30  pm - 6:30  pm
Frederick Douglass Community Library
Age Level: Adult -- Select - Select
A basic overview of all methods related to food preservation:  Canning of fruits, vegetables, pickles, and salsa; Dehydration of fruits, vegetables, and herbs; Pressure canning of fruits and vegetables; Freezing of fruits and vegetables; Fermentation. To register, call 428-8206, or stop in at the Information Desk. 


Tech Tutor
2017-06-08; 4:00  pm - 5:00  pm
Frederick Douglass Community Library
Age Level: Adult -- Select - Select
One-on-one assistance with computer basics.  Internet, e-mail, Word, social media, job applications, resumes, and more.  By appointment only, please call 428-8206 to sign up. 


Recognizing, Preventing, and Managing Weeds in your Landscape and Garden with Elizabeth Berkeley
2017-06-19; 5:30  pm - 6:30  pm
Frederick Douglass Community Library
Age Level: Adult -- Select - Select
This will be an interactive discussion and walkabout to identify common weeds.  She will discuss the most common lawn and garden weeds in the area, how to identify them, manage the ones you have, and prevent them in the future. To register, call 428-8206, or stop in at the Information Desk. 


Tech Tutor
2017-06-22; 4:00  pm - 5:00  pm
Frederick Douglass Community Library
Age Level: Adult -- Select - Select
One-on-one assistance with computer basics.  Internet, e-mail, Word, social media, job applications, resumes, and more.  By appointment only, please call 428-8206 to sign up. 


Paint Your Own Van Gogh with Shannon Halligan
2017-06-24; 10:30  am - 12:00  pm
Frederick Douglass Community Library
Age Level: Adult -- Select - Select
Learn the basics on how to create your own version of a famous painting!  Have you ever admired a painting and wished you could do something like that? This class will allow you to choose from three paintings by the famous impressionist painter, Vincent Van Gogh, and learn simple techniques to make your own version of one of his masterpieces! This class will guide you through each step, from creating a background, to learning brushstrokes, setting up your composition, and adding finishing details. No previous art experience is necessary.  All materials are included.  Space limited - to register for this FREE program, please call 428-8206, or stop in at the Information Desk. 


Douglass Book Group
2017-06-26; 7:00  pm - 8:00  pm
Frederick Douglass Community Library
Age Level: Adult -- Select - Select
Join us to discuss the book "Between The World and Me" by Ta-Nehisi Coates.  In a profound work that pivots from the biggest questions about American history and ideals to the most intimate concerns of a father for his son, he offers a powerful framework for understanding our nation's history and current crisis.  To register, please call 428-8206, or stop in at the Information Desk. 


Tech Tutor
2017-06-29; 4:00  pm - 5:00  pm
Frederick Douglass Community Library
Age Level: Adult -- Select - Select
One-on-one assistance with computer basics.  Internet, e-mail, Word, social media, job applications, resumes, and more.  By appointment only, please call 428-8206 to sign up. 







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