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October 20, 2018, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Small Meeting Room
Practice your Spanish language skills in this casual, conversational setting. Free and open to the public.
October 23, 2018, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Large Meeting Room
Enjoy a slice of pizza and play a board game! The Library supplies a lot of games and you are welcome to bring your own too. Free and open to all ages.
October 24, 2018, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Large Meeting Room
October 29, 2018, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Large Meeting Room
Join the Helena Ukulele Club in the Large Meeting Room at Lewis & Clark Library from 6:00-8:00 PM the last Monday of each month, unless otherwise published. Come meet and play music with fellow ukulele players in Helena, Montana! Music is available for pick up all month long at the Information Desk of the Main Library before each program. Everyone 12 years and older is welcome to participate and everyone is welcome to share music or lead a session. Ukuleles are not provided so please bring your own. We are currently working on a group songbook while also learning new songs along the way.
October 18, 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Large Meeting Room
Geared for preschool age, this 30 minute program will emphasize early
literacy skills for caregivers and their children. We will focus on the five early
literacy practices: Play, Sing, Read, Talk & Write. Come and join the early literacy fun!
October 19, 2018, 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM @ Large Meeting Room
For kids, pre-K-5. Large Meeting Room. Drop by the library and make a craft while you search for books, audio books or movies. We've got paper crafts, beading crafts and more fun projects for the whole family. We provide the supplies; you provide the creativity.
October 20, 2018, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Computer Lab
For kids in grades 2-5. In the Computer Lab. Build with your friends and show off your skills! Registration Required.
October 22, 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Large Meeting Room
For babies, tots, & their grownups. Birth through 2 years old.
Join us for songs, rhymes, finger plays, stories, and play time! We will focus on early literacy practices, along with time to socialize at the end of the program.
October 22, 2018, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Large Meeting Room
For kids, pre K-5.Build out of an assortment of building materials provided by the library. From K’NEX to Squigz, to LEGOs and Magformers. Build on your own, or build together. Drop-in event.
October 23, 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Large Meeting Room
Enjoy books, songs and finger plays with your toddler at this fun and lively story time! This program is designed to help 2- and 3-year-olds acquire fundamental knowledge such as shapes, numbers, colors, rhyming and more in a fun and interactive way. The first 30 minutes will be our structured program. The remainder of the hour will be a chance for free play and socializing. Toddlers in attendance must be accompanied by an adult.
October 24, 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Large Meeting Room
October 25, 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Large Meeting Room
October 26, 2018, 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM @ Large Meeting Room
For children of all ages. Join us for this early learning program where we will enjoy stories, songs and movement games that are especially welcoming to children on the autism spectrum or with other special needs. You’ll enjoy a safe, non-judgmental environment, a schedule board for following along and a sensory-sensitive environment. The program begins before the library opens, no other library services are available.
October 29, 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Large Meeting Room
October 30, 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Large Meeting Room
October 31, 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Large Meeting Room
October 31, 2018, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Outside the library along the walking mall.
Families! Come by the library, and outside on the walking mall you can pick up some spooktackular take and make crafts and other holiday goodies.
October 23, 2018, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Computer Lab
Free! Seating is limited; call 447-1690 to register. The Internet is a daily part of our family, social, and business lives. The Internet is also where scammers and identity thieves lurk. Protect yourself by learning to recognize phishing and fraud attempts in this class designed for Internet users of all ages. You'll learn how to create and use effective passwords, develop and practice good security habits, and reduce your exposure to threats. The class also covers virus protection, firewalls, top scams, credit monitoring, job search scams, and much more.
October 25, 2018, 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM @ Test
October 18, 2018, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Small Meeting Room
October 23, 2018, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ St. Paul's United Methodist Church
Novelist JAMIE FORD will be our distinguished speaker for the 2018 Stephen Ambrose Memorial Lecture. The annual lecture, presented by the Lewis & Clark Library Foundation, is part of the Speaking Volumes: Transforming Hate series of events co-sponsored by the Montana Human Rights Network, Holter Museum of Art, YWCA, and other organizations, from September 14 to December 30, 2018.
October 31, 2018, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Large Meeting Room
October 18, 2018, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ We meet in the teen space at the library.
YOU make the library a great place for teens! Come share your ideas for programs, books, and more. Earn volunteer hours and know you’re giving back to your community. For teens in grades 6-12
October 26, 2018, 3:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Large Meeting Room
Lewis & Clark Library is pleased to partner with St. Peter’s Health to offer a monthly Safe Sitter course for students in grades 6-8. Participants will learn basic babysitting responsibilities, safety concerns, age appropriate entertainment, babysitting as a business, how to deal with medical emergencies, and what to do when a child chokes. Find out more about the Safe Sitter organization at www.safesitter.org
Enrollment is limited to 6-8 students per class, a standard directed by the National Safe Sitter Organization. Students must pass a written exam and rescue breathing/choking on a mannequin in order receive a "certificate of completion." Participants must attend both days of the session. Pre-registration is required.. Registration will open on the first of each month for that month’s class; register at the Information Desk or over the phone. We will have a waiting list. Class meets for 11 hours over 2 days.
October 28, 2018, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ Large Meeting Room