Fall's coming, winter's around the corner, but Westwood's staying green! All Fall we'll plant a variety of seedlings indoors-sunflower, dandelion and baby beet greens, to name a few. Then we'll watch them grow and munch on those tasty, nutritious microgreens.
Football fans: How much do you know about the biggest game of the year? Test your knowledge by completing the Super Bowl Trivia Game. The person with the most correct answers will win a prize! In case of a tie there will be an "Overtime Question" and the person who answers correctly will be declared the official winner. Open to grades 7 thru 12. One entry per person will be counted.
Create Origami, Newspaper Hats, and Paper Airplane projects. Directions ans supplies will be provided. Finished projects may be displayed in the Opportunity Space or taken home. Any Open Hours. All Ages.
· Homeschoolers of all ages will showcase their
artistic talents and abilities during open hours in the Opportunity Space. This an ideal occasion for the community to enjoy and support the artistic endeavors of the community’s young people.
Schedule an informal session to address your personal technology needs. Sessions are scheduled in 30-60 minute increments. *Times available all week. Call to make an appointment and verify trainer availability.
Appropriate session topics include:
Basic computer skills or questions.
Downloading and using library materials (Overdrive, Zinio, Hoopla & databases).
This workshop, designed for the novice, will highlight some of the most useful databases contained within the subscription website Ancestry Library Edition . Included in the lecture will be: Federal Censuses, User-submitted Family Trees , Ohio Marriage and Death Indexes, Social Security Death Index, and World War I Draft Registration Cards.
This class will cover the fundamentals of the computer and operating system. You will learn how to start/shut down your computer, what is a desktop, what are windows, what is an operating system and more. This class will also cover the fundamental skills you need to use the mouse more effectively with your computer searching skills. This class is designed for patrons with minimal computer & mouse skills. 2hrs. *Space is limited advance registration is required.
Foster an early love of art with storytime at Rosewood Gallery! A librarian from Dayton Metro Libraries will share books and then a Rosewood instructor will lead a hands on craft. Appropriate for children ages 3-6 years old. Free and open to the public.
This class is designed for homeschooled Teens--age 13-18--who are interested in developing their skills in Creative Writing. It begins in October and continues through June 2018. Because of this, all 15 places in the class will be filled before the class begins. This is not a drop in program.
Are you a Mahjong player or interested in learning? Mahjong (pronounced mah-ZHONG) is a tile-based game that originated in China during the Qing dynasty. The game is usually played with four players, but rules for some three player variations have been written. All are welcome! Advance registration allows us to get you a copy of the rules prior to game day.
This class is for people with little to no computer
experience. Learn the mouse! Other
topics include basic computer terms, and beginning windows management. Laptops
will be provided to use during this class.
Are you ready to take your computer skills to the next level? Have you ever wondered how websites are created? We may not always see it, but computer code is everywhere now, in every aspect of modern life. A good working knowledge of coding is more necessary than ever. This course explores the unusual and interesting evolution of computers and computer languages. Learn some of the "hows" and "whys" of coding.
Basic computer knowledge is recommended. Advance registration required.