What's Happening @ the Library
Fall programming is in full swing at all of our branch libraries! That means a full range of story times for babies, toddlers, school-aged children and families, and the return of regular book club gatherings that may taken a break over the summer.
Here are some of the special programs going on this week:
- Brewster: Zip Lines, 4 p.m. Wednesday.
- Cashmere: Little Bits electronics, 4:30 p.m. daily Monday-Friday.
- Chelan: Technology Tuesday, 4:30 p.m. Tuesday.
- Curlew: Makerspace, 2 p.m. Friday.
- Oroville: Makerspace, 3:30 p.m. Wednesday.
- Quincy: Minecraft Club, 3:30 p.m. Monday and Tuesday.
- Republic: STEM/Tech, 3 p.m. Monday.
- Tonasket: Makerspace, 12:45 p.m. Wednesday.
- Wenatchee: 3D printing, 4 p.m. Monday; beginners computer class, 2 p.m. Tuesday; circuits and coding, 4 p.m. Thursday.
Humanities Washington programs
Author and professor Dr. Cornell Clayton will explore political polarization in his program, Crazy Politics: Populism, Conspiracy Theories and Paranoia in America. Clayton is the director of the Thomas S. Foley Institute for Public Policy and Public Service at Washington State University. And professor Tony Osborne will trace dialogue to its ancient roots and discusses its pre-conditions, such as the necessity to quiet the ego and suppress the urge to “one-up” others, in his program, The High Road: Selflessness through Dialogue. He is a professor of communications studies at Gonzaga University.
- Leavenworth: Crazy Politics, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.
- Soap Lake: Crazy Politics, 5:30 p.m. Thursday.
- Tonasket: The High Road, 5 p.m. Tuesday.
- Wenatchee: Crazy Politics, 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.
Magician Brian Ledbetter uses principles of psychology, magical illusion, intuition, and perceptual manipulation to make the seemingly impossible become a total reality.
- Chelan: 6:30 p.m. Thursday.
- Manson: 6 p.m. Tuesday.