Hispanic Heritage @ Your Library

September 15th is the start of Hispanic Heritage Month and runs through mid-October. During this time, we honor the independence of the following Latin American countries: Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Mexico, and Chile with cultural and festive programs.

Listed below are highlighted events for the weeks to come. The programs below do not require registration or tickets. To see our full calendar of Hispanic Heritage programs, click here.

Hispanic Heritage Festival 2008

Tuesday, 9/15

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YA Programs Try a New Schedule

This Wednesday Digital Storytelling and Web 2.Yo! will switch start times. Digital Storytelling will start at 4 PM, while Web 2.Yo! will start an hour earlier at 3 PM. As of right now the change is a one-time event. We will let you know if the change ends up being permanent, so stay tune!

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Amore for L'Amour

booksAldine Library's patrons expressed an interest in suspense, African-American authors, westerns, and romance during August 2009. A scan of the top 4 circulating fiction titles for the month shows a tie in each position. The top spot fell to Basketball Jones by E....

Fun Opportunities for Teens This Wednesday

This Wednesday, September 9th, the Aldine Branch Library will bring back two programs for young adults. Teens are welcome to come to an introductory session for a digital storytelling class at 3 PM, as well as a Web 2.0 class at 4 PM. Both will be held in the computer lab. Come and learn some digital storytelling basics or review Web-based tools. Or, you can do both!

 Space is limited. You can contact Ryan Fennell for more details.Teens in a Computer Lab
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Regular Hours Resume September 8

During the heat emergency this summer, branches opened at 10 AM Monday-Friday. Regular hours resume for all branch locations on Tuesday, September 8.  Regular hours are listed on each branch page as well as the main locations page.

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