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November Events at the Ashland Library
November 18 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
One event on November 3, 2019 at 10:00am
One event on November 4, 2019 at 4:30pm
An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday and Saturday, repeating until November 25, 2019
One event on November 5, 2019 at 12:00pm
An event every week that begins at 3:00pm on Thursday and Saturday, repeating until November 28, 2019
One event on November 9, 2019 at 1:00pm
One event on November 16, 2019 at 1:00pm
One event on November 13, 2019 at 10:45am
One event on November 18, 2019 at 4:30pm
Queer Coffee House at the Library
Saturday, November 2 — 1:00–3:00 p.m.
LGBTQ+ identified people and their allies meet to share coffee, snacks, news, LGBTQ+ books, and discussion.
LEGO Builders, Architects, & Engineers, 4+ YRS
Sunday, November 3 — 1:00–3:00 p.m.
Build and display your own creations.
Teen Video Game Tournament
Monday, November 4 — 4:30–6:30 p.m.
Battle to be #1 in a Wii Mario Kart Tournament starting at 4:30 p.m., or drop in between 4:30 and 6:30 p.m. to play PS4 games.
Craft it Forward, 18+ YRS
Mondays — 10:00–11:30 a.m.
*No program on 11/11
Calling all crafty adults! Bring your current project and craft with others. If you choose, knitting materials will be provided so you can knit a hat for someone who is in need. Coloring supplies will also be provided.
Tuesday, November 5 — 12:00–1:00 p.m.
Share what you are reading.
Spanish Conversation Group
Thursdays — 3:00–5:00 p.m.
*No program on 11/28
Increase your fluency in Spanish through casual conversation each week on Thursdays in the Guanajuato Room of the Ashland Library. All levels are welcome to attend, as are drop-ins.
Teen Workshop: The Writing Process with Amira Makansi
Saturday, November 9 — 1:00–3:00 p.m.
In honor of National Novel Writing Month, Amira Makansi, a co-author of the young adult dystopian SEEDS trilogy, will share the secrets of her success in this writing workshop. Brainstorm ideas for your own novel with Amira and work through your writing struggles with her tips and tricks.
Amira wrote the SEEDS trilogy alongside her mother and sister; the first book of the series, The Sowing, has been optioned for a Hollywood production. Amira has also recently published an adult non-fiction book.
Nocturnal Animals, 3-5 YRS
Wednesday, November 13 — 10:45–11:30 a.m.
As the days get darker, explore the world of animals who prefer the night. This special preschool program will be presented by Bugs-R-Us Educational Services.
Windows in Time Lecture
The Bounty of the Land: Southern Oregon Agriculture, 1850-1920
Wednesday, November 13 — 12:00–1:00 p.m.
Regional historian Larry Mullaly explores the geographic and economic conditions that enabled Southern Oregon farming to thrive, and contrasts the culture of the Valley’s older ranching and mixed-use farms with the orchard industry.
Board Game Afternoon, 8+ YRS
Saturday, November 16 — 1:00–4:00 p.m.
Learn about and play Cooperative style board games with the Teen Librarian, or drop in to play a variety of board games from FunAgain Games and Ashland Library’s Teen Department.
Connect Four Tournament, 5+ YRS
Saturday, November 16 — 3:00–4:00 p.m.
Join us for Connect Four fun in the Ashland Children’s Department.
Ashland Teen Advisory Group (T.A.G.), 12-18 YRS
Monday, November 18 — 4:30–5:30 p.m.
Improve the Teen Space at Ashland Library by brainstorming ideas for teen programs, displays, and more while enjoying some delicious treats. The meeting will be held in the Teen Space.