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  • July 2014
    • Hilton Basic Digital Photo Editing

      Thursday, July 24

      6:30 pm

      Hilton Branch – Give your photos the exposure they deserve!  If you have images just sitting in your camera waiting until you do something with them, this is the class for you. Professional photographer Joy Yagid will show how cropping can change the feel of a photo, and how to correct color and tweak contrast. Bring your camera or up to 10 images on a CD or thumb drive. Open to Maplewood residents with a valid Maplewood Library card.  To reserve a spot, email programs@maplewoodlibrary.org

       

       

    • Arthur Conan Doyle and Sherlock Holmes

      Saturday, July 26

      11:00 am

      Main Library – It’s elementary: those fascinated by the timeless tales of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s Sherlock Holmes will enjoy this talk by Dr. Robert A. Moss, member of The Baker Street Irregulars and a Holmes aficionado. In his PowerPoint presentation, Dr Moss will offer some lesser-known insights into both the character of Holmes and its creator, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, and will discuss their representation on postage stamps.

      Robert A. Moss is Research Professor and Louis P. Hammett Professor of Chemistry Emeritus at Rutgers University in New Brunswick.  He is a member of the Baker Street Irregulars, the largest Sherlockian Society in the United States, and also a member of the Red-Headed League of (New) Jersey, a scion society of the Baker Street Irregulars.

    • Hilton Open Computer Lab/Maker Space

      Monday, July 28

      10:00 am

      Maplewood Library is happy to announce the opening of our new MakerSpace at Hilton Branch, a place for innovation, creativity and discovery.  The MakerSpace will have open, drop-in hours from July 7 to August 5 on Mondays 10:00 am to 12:00 noon and Tuesdays 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm.

      Patrons can use Rhino 3D software to build a model, print an object on our 3D printer or use our new color printer.  Our monitors will be happy to assist you with Rhino 3D and run your 3D prints!  Get more info on Lab procedures and policies at http://www.maplewoodlibrary.org/3d-printer-policy/

       

       

    • SO/Maplewood Professionals in Transition

      Monday, July 28

      10:00 am

      Main Library  -  Network with other professionals who are currently unemployed or looking for new career opportunities. Meetings alternate between guest speakers and career workshops. Programs are free and open to the public.

      Meeting dates 2014

      For more info about Professionals in Transition,  go to:  http://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/NNJ_PIT/info

    • Hilton Open Computer Lab/Maker Space

      Tuesday, July 29

      6:00 pm

      Maplewood Library is happy to announce the opening of our new MakerSpace at Hilton Branch, a place for innovation, creativity and discovery.  The MakerSpace will have open, drop-in hours from July 7 to August 5 on Mondays 10:00 am to 12:00 noon and Tuesdays 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm.

      Patrons can use Rhino 3D software to build a model, print an object on our 3D printer or use our new color printer.  Our monitors will be happy to assist you with Rhino 3D and run your 3D prints!  Get more info on Lab procedures and policies at http://www.maplewoodlibrary.org/3d-printer-policy/

       

       

    • Hilton Bingo

      Wednesday, July 30

      4:00 pm

      Hilton Branch * All Ages * Drop In

      You can play if you know your numbers!

      Thursdays @ 4pm 6/26 and 7/30

  • August 2014
    • Hilton Open Computer Lab/Maker Space

      Monday, August 4

      10:00 am

      Maplewood Library is happy to announce the opening of our new MakerSpace at Hilton Branch, a place for innovation, creativity and discovery.  The MakerSpace will have open, drop-in hours from July 7 to August 5 on Mondays 10:00 am to 12:00 noon and Tuesdays 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm.

      Patrons can use Rhino 3D software to build a model, print an object on our 3D printer or use our new color printer.  Our monitors will be happy to assist you with Rhino 3D and run your 3D prints!  Get more info on Lab procedures and policies at http://www.maplewoodlibrary.org/3d-printer-policy/

       

       

    • Hilton Open Computer Lab/Maker Space

      Tuesday, August 5

      6:00 pm

      Maplewood Library is happy to announce the opening of our new MakerSpace at Hilton Branch, a place for innovation, creativity and discovery.  The MakerSpace will have open, drop-in hours from July 7 to August 5 on Mondays 10:00 am to 12:00 noon and Tuesdays 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm.

      Patrons can use Rhino 3D software to build a model, print an object on our 3D printer or use our new color printer.  Our monitors will be happy to assist you with Rhino 3D and run your 3D prints!  Get more info on Lab procedures and policies at http://www.maplewoodlibrary.org/3d-printer-policy/

       

       

    • Free Adult Health Screenings

      Wednesday, August 13

      10:30 am

      Main Library – For Maplewood adults 18 and older. It’s easy–just drop in  Free blood pressure and carotid bruit screening and medication, weight and health counseling are performed by Maplewood  Health Dept. Nurses.

    • Hilton Basic Digital Photo Editing

      Thursday, August 14

      2:00 pm

      Hilton Branch – Give your photos the exposure they deserve!  If you have images just sitting in your camera waiting until you do something with them, this is the class for you. Professional photographer Joy Yagid will show how cropping can change the feel of a photo, and how to correct color and tweak contrast. Bring your camera or up to 10 images on a CD or thumb drive. Open to Maplewood residents with a valid Maplewood Library card.  To reserve a spot, email programs@maplewoodlibrary.org