May Events • College Avenue Branch Library
Indianapolis Public Library
College Avenue Branch
4180 N. College Avenue
College Avenue Stitchers, May 2 from 11:30am — 1:00pm
Adults are invited to join other knitters and crocheters for a fun social gathering. Attendees can bring their own projects and supplies, but free help and lessons will be available for those who are interested.
Music Circle by Mrs. Ashley, May 4, 11 & 18 at 10:30am
Babies and toddlers up to age 3 and an adult are invited to a music and movement program with early learning concepts embedded into a fast-paced, interactive format.
What Would Jane Austen Read Book Club, May 4 at 1:3pm
Adults who are interested in 18th and 19th century literature and the writers who influenced Jane Austen are invited for this monthly book discussion group.
Job Center at the Library
May 4, 11 & 18 from 2:30 — 6:30pm
May 7, 14, 21 & 28 from 10:0am — 2:00pm
In partnership with WorkOne and EmployIndy, the Library presents a free service for unemployed or underemployed individuals to receive one-on-one assistance to enhance their employment skills. The session will focus on job search strategies, interviewing skills, resume development, and instruction on basic computer skills. The Job Center is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.
Born to Read at College Avenue, May 5, 12, 19 & 26 at 10:30am
Babies from birth until they become mobile and an adult are invited for stories, songs and movement activities. Siblings are welcome to attend and bring a bear or doll to be their “baby.”
Lemonade Stand Recipes, May 5 at 4:00pm
Children ages 6 and older are invited to get ready for Lemonade Day (May 16) by making and sampling lemonade recipes during this workshop by Gourmet Girlfriends. Participants can vote for the best recipe! Call 275-4320 to register.
Wee Readers at College Avenue, May 6, 13, 20 & 27 at 10:30am
Preschoolers ages 3 – 5 and an adult are invited for old-fashioned stories, songs and movement activities combined with technology such as eBooks, Pleo the dinosaur, and digital cameras.
Mother Goose on the Loose, May 7, 14 & 21 at 10:30am
Toddlers and an adult are invited for an early literacy program using a variety of activities such as rhymes, songs, puppets and instruments to foster speech development, motor coordination, self-confidence and sensitivity to others.