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SPECIAL EVENTS AT THE LIBRARY 

In addition to regularly-scheduled clubs and computer classes, Richardson Public Library offers special events to educate and entertain adults.  Past topics have included  art and photography shows, adult storytelling, the Richardson Reads One Book program, and special lectures on history and genealogy.  In addition, the annual Friends of the Richardson Library book sale is held twice each year.  Check our Calendar of Events for a list of upcoming happenings.


CreativiTEA_SpEvtsCANCELED:

CREATIVI-TEA WORKSHOP 

Presented by Cher Kaufmann--Author, Artist, Tea Enthusiast

We'll explore a fun approach to tasting different teas guided by inspired connections while enjoying and opening the creative mind.

Saturday, March 28
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.


3D_BEG2020_SpEvtsCANCELED:

3D DESIGN & PRINTING CLASS - BEGINNER LEVEL 

Intro to TinkerCAD:  Set up an account, use basic geometric shapes and export 3D models to print on the Library's 3D printer.

Saturday, March 28
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon



AmerRev_SpEvtsCANCELED:

LUNCHTIME LECTURE - AMERICAN REVOLUTION

PART IV - 1777:  War moves to Philadelphia and Valley Forge

Presented by Richard Cudlipp
Learn about the American Revolution and the myths surrounding it, starting with what caused the conflict.


Tuesday, March 31
11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
BASEMENT PROGRAM ROOM

For ADULTS and TEENS; Registration not required.
You are welcome to bring your lunch.
Call 972-744-4376 for more information.


Computing_SpEvts (002)CANCELED:

COMPUTING WITH WINDOWS 10 

Lay the foundation for your computing skills with this beginner level course.

Saturday, April 4
10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

 

 


AmerRev_SpEvts

CANCELED:

LUNCHTIME LECTURE -  AMERICAN REVOLUTION

PART V - 1778: War goes south ending at Yorktown

Presented by Richard Cudlipp

Learn about the American Revolution and the myths surrounding it, starting with what caused the conflict.


Tuesday, April 7
11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.

 


Venice_SpEvts

CANCELED:

ARMCHAIR TRAVELING:

VISIT VENICE & THE VENETO

Presented by Librarian Micaela Mainelli

Visit the Veneto in Northern Italy, the lagoons of Venice, and then travel to the mainland where villas attract architectural enthusiasts; art lovers sigh in appreciation of masterpieces; connoisseurs are drawn to the vineyards.  Experience this trip from your armchair, or create your own itinerary.

Tuesday, April 21


GoogleDrive_SpEvtsCANCELED:

GOOGLE PRODUCTIVITY: DOCS, SHEETS, SLIDES 

An introduction to creating documents, spreadsheets and presentations, and how to share these with your family and coworkers.

Friday, April 24
10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

 


StopMot_SpEvtsCANCELED:

INTRO TO STOP MOTION ANIMATION 

Learn how to use the Stop Motion app to add movement to your creations--using equipment you already own!

Saturday, April 25
10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

 

 


Suffrage_SpEvts

CANCELED:

LUNCHTIME LECTURE: WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE MOVEMENT IN TEXAS

Presented by Melissa Prycer, Director of Dallas Heritage Village

Learn about women's suffrage, the advocates, and the efforts to amend the Texas Constitution.

Tuesday, April 28
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.