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July adult events at Columbia Heights Llibrary
Event ID: #19099
July 8, 2022 @ 8:00 am - July 29, 2022 @ 5:00 pm
Posted on June 8th, 2022
For more information, call the Columbia Heights Library, 3939 Central Ave. NE, 763-706-3690, or visit www.anokacountylibrary.org.
Charcoal au Plein Air: Friday, July 8, 10 am. “Au Plein Air” is a French phrase that refers to the practice of drawing and painting outside. Learn from an artist instructor how to draw from real life subjects out in the natural world in this fun, seasonal program. This program is funded by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund. Registration required.
Android Smartphone Workshop: Tuesday, July 12, 2 pm. Whether you use—or want to use—your Android smartphone to stay connected to family and friends, engage on social media, or simply need to optimize it to best accommodate your needs, this workshop can help. Bring your own Android smartphone (fully charged) to this workshop to participate. Registration required.
Poems in the Park: Friday, July 15, 10 am-3 pm at Prestemon Park, 3900 McKinley Street NE.
Blooming Heights Edible Schoolyard Tour: Monday, July 18, 1 pm at Blooming Heights Gardens, 1440 49th Ave. NE. Tour Blooming Heights, the schoolyard garden and outdoor classroom for Columbia Heights Public Schools. Wes Nugteren, the ag specialist for CHPS, will show us around this unique feature of the schools’ learning landscape. Registration required.
Exploring Map Art: Monday, July 18, 5:30 pm. Use a discarded map and turn it into a colorful work of art. Materials will be provided. This program is funded by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund. Registration required.
Library Book Club:Wednesday, July 20, 10 am. “Code Girls: The Untold Story of the American Women Code Breakers of WWII” by Liza Mundy. No registration required.
Conversation Circle: Mondays, 5:30-6:30 pm and Thursdays, 2-3 pm. Conversation Circle is a casual gathering of English-language adult learners who meet at the library to practice their speaking skills in a group setting with help from an English-speaking volunteer. No need to register; just come when you can.