Learn to laugh with Tanaz Bamboat. All you need to bring is yourself. Laugh for the health of it and feel the difference in just one session. Tanaz Bamboat is a certified Laughter Yoga teacher. (No poses only the breathing of yoga). Burn calories, relieve stress and have fun at the same time. Try laughter yoga, it will have you laughing all summer.
What do you know about your community? Get your answers here- Featuring local community members who have something to share about their business/service. Light refreshments will be served. Please register for this event at the Fiction & Beyond Desk.
Calling Invisible Women by Jeanne Ray A mom in her early fifties, Clover wakes up one morning to discover she's invisible--truly invisible. She panics even more when her family doesn't notice a thing. Her best friend immediately observes the change, which relieves Clover immensely she's not losing her mind after all. But she is crushed by the realization that neither her husband nor her children ever truly look at her. She was invisible even before she knew it.
“Zentangle” is a relaxing art form that employs structured and coordinated patterns as a means of creating beautiful and interesting pieces of art. No drawing ability is necessary to learn how to create a zentangle. In this class we will learn how to make tangle patterns that are used to make zentangle art. Anyone 18 and older may attend. Please register at the Fiction & Beyond desk or call the library at 708-474-2447 x122.
While cloud storage sounds like it has something to do with the weather, it refers to storing your data on a remote computer maintained by a third party. Learn about some of the popular cloud storage options available today such as Dropbox, Google Drive, and Microsoft’s Sky Drive. Cloud storage allows you to access your files from any location with Internet access, reduces your need for USB flash drives, and with the right cloud solution, allows you to collaborate with colleagues or classmates. This is a lecture presentation. Registration required, limit 10 Lansing cardholders. Meets in the Brick Room, lower level. [Offered by IT]
We will be screening one of the hot new releases in the Community Room. No registration is required. However, seating is limited at each screening to 60. For more information on the scheduled titles, please call Fiction and Beyond at 708-474-2447 x122. Friends Book Sale open after the movie until 2 p.m.
Help support our Friends who support the library with purchases that are beyond the library’s budget.
Friends of Lansing Library Book Sales Members Only 9 a.m.-10 a.m. General Public 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Friends memberships are available at the door. *Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014 * * $5 fill-a-bag sale, open until 2 Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014 Special Book Sales After the Monday Movie (end of movie or) 12:30 p.m. until 2 p.m. Sept. 8 & Oct. 13 Ongoing book sale near the Fiction & Beyond Desk.
[Grades 4 – 6] Come explore the amazing world of optical illusions. We will be looking at various pictures with unbelievable illusions and also design a fun illusion of our own. Your eyes will be put to test and just might play tricks on you. No sign-up required.
This 45-minute session demonstrates the features in NoveList Plus K-8 designed to make searching for juvenile content more intuitive and reading recommendations easier to obtain – even for the pickiest of your readers. A fantastic class for parents, educators and homeschoolers to learn how to find the next favorite book for your young reader! Your library card gives you free access to Novelist Plus K-8. Webinar presented by Pamela Erickson. Registration required. Limit 15 Lansing cardholders. Meets in the Brick Room, lower level. [Offered by IT]