September 15 to October 15 is National Hispanic Heritage Month. As part of this recognition, the Kotler Gallery will showcase the artwork of local artists from the Coalition of Hispanic Artists (CHA). From My Beautiful Land/ De Mi Tierra Bella will feature works in oils, acrylics, and vibrant watercolors celebrating the rich, diverse language of Hispanic artistry.
The members of the Westchase Artists Society invite you to join them as they celebrate the club's tenth anniversary. The latest group show is being hosted by the Upper Tampa Bay Regional Library. The Westchase Artists Society is made up of visual artists interested in furthering the art community in the Westchase area and all of Tampa Bay. The exhibit will feature painting, photography, sculpture and much more!
Native Tampa artist Teri Navajo, founder of The Creative Life Project, believes that art is the center of her soul. Her unconventional methods of painting creates a personal connection to her work but also to the people who enjoy viewing her work. Navajo was selected as one of 15 finalists in the 46th Annual Gasparilla Festival of the Arts. Her work will be on display through October 31, 2016.
The STEM Fair is quickly approaching! Join us and learn how to find books, access library databases, and locate appropriate reference websites that will help you succeed at the science fair. Bring your laptop or tablet.
For children in grades 3-5 with a caregiver.
Limited to 15 participants. Register at hclpc.org or by calling 813-273-3652.
Learn basic yoga postures and
pranayama (yogic breathing) with an instructor from Lucky Cat Yoga. The moderate
pace allows adults to leave with renewed energy. Wear comfortable clothing: bring a mat or towel.
Chess improves concentration, problem solving, and strategic planning - plus it’s fun! Play the popular strategy game with other kids who love the game! Learn the rules and basic moves from a volunteer.
Drop by for informal and fun competition. All levels of players are welcome. Limited to 24 players. For grades K-8.
Chess boards and pieces provided.
Funded by the Friends of the New Tampa Regional Library.
Florida Licensing On Wheels brings the following motorist services directly to the customer: first time licenses, convert out of state license, renewals, replacements for lost or stolen license, address/name changes, ID cards, reinstatements, emergency contact information registration, vehicle registration renewals, disabled parking placard issuance and renewals. Fees may vary. Please visit the GatherGoGet website (gathergoget.com) for a complete listing of documents needed.
This program is in partnership with Florida Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles.
Calling all knitters, crocheters,
cross-stitchers, embroiderers and quilters! Join other needle crafters for a
fun and informal meet-up at the library. Bring pieces to work on, share tips
and tricks, and enjoy the company of other stitchers. All ages and skill levels
Stories, finger plays, songs and interactive activities make up this fun 20-minute program that highlights early literacy skills and encourages reading readiness. For children ages 18 months to 3 years & their caregivers.
Stories, action rhymes, songs and interactive activities make up this engaging 30-minute program that highlights early literacy skills and encourages reading readiness and social interaction. For children ages 3-5 and their caregivers. Limited to 20 children per session.
Early literacy begins at birth. bond with your baby through stories, bouncy rhymes and songs in this 20-minute lap-sit program that introduces early literacy skills and encourages language development. For children ages 0-18 months and their caregivers.
In this 2-part series, you will receive the critical, time-tested information and tools you need to develop a well-constructed and effective business plan. Part 1 will take place from 10:30 a.m.- 1:00 p.m. and Part 2, from 1:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Stories, action rhymes, songs and interactive activities make up this engaging 30-minute program that highlights early literacy skills, and encourages reading readiness and social interaction. For children ages 3 to 5 years & their caregivers.
Baby Sign Language is a way to communicate with babies as young as six months old. Accelerate communication skills, reduce frustration and enhance early literacy skills by giving babies the ability to express themselves before they can speak!
Sherman Alexie combines off-beat humor with often disturbing situations.Born on the Spokane reservation, Alexie’s The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian won the National Book Award. Choose this story or others to discuss.