Filed under: adults, Crafts, Events, Libraries, Newark, Uncategorized | Tags: Holiday, holiday stocking, machine sewing, sewing, workshops
Make a holiday stocking for someone you love. You will need ½ yard each of stocking and liner fabric. If you want a contrasting heel and toe, you will also need a 5 X 10” scrap. The library has some fabric to share; if you’d like to use it, please arrange a time to come and make your choice.
Participants must be able to thread a sewing machine, make a bobbin, and sew seams.
Registration is required. Email Barbara at email@example.com. In your email, please include, in addition to your name, whether you will bring a sewing machine
This workshop is for adults (18+ years). Teens will be admitted only if fewer than 12 adults enroll. Interested teens should ask to be placed on the waiting list.
Filed under: Crafts, Events, Newark | Tags: adult programs, adults, counted cross stitch, Crafts, cross stitch, Events, needle arts, newark Library, Programs, workshops
Learn how to do counted cross stitch by making a mason jar lid on Saturday, August 6, from 1 to 3 p.m. (Pattern will be different than shown.) All materials will be provided (including the rest of the jar). Anyone who does not finish can return on Saturday, August 20 at the same time. An instructor will be available to help.
Registration is required. Sign up at the Information Desk, call (510) 284-0677 when the library is open, or email Barbara at firstname.lastname@example.org.
This class is for adults, age 18 and older. Other interested teens may ask to be placed on the waiting list; if there is space, they will be allowed in.
Filed under: children, community, Events, Libraries, Newark, Uncategorized | Tags: adult programs, children, families, kids, last will, newark Library, planning, Programs, protect children, testament, will, workshops
Saturday, July 16, 10 – 11 a.m.
Who would take care of your minor children in the event of tragedy? Join Attorney Tim Gavin to learn how you can use a California Statutory Will form and two witnesses to designate a guardian for your children if you are no longer able to take care of them. The workshop will also cover other aspects of making a will.
Registration is required: Sign up at the Information Desk, email email@example.com or call (510) 284-0677 when the library is open.
Filed under: community, Events, Newark | Tags: adult programs, internet, Marketing, Small Business, workshops
Join us on Wednesday, December 1st from 9 am -12 pm for a free small business workshop. Registration is required. Sign up at the Information Desk at Newark Library, email Barbara at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 795-2627 x20.
Maximize your return on investment and develop a productive Internet marketing strategy by learning about:
>social media marketing
>key features websites need
>common mistakes and how to avoid them
>best practices of eCommerce and secure websites
>search engine optimization, pay per click advertising and affiliate marketing.
Victor Dean is President of WSI Advantage, which specializes in Internet services, communications and consulting for small and midsized businesses.
Event co-sponsored by Alameda County Library and the Asian Art Museum of San Francisco.
Contact: Barbara Telford-Ishida (510) 795-2627 x20 email@example.com
Filed under: children, community, Events, Newark, senior, teen, Uncategorized | Tags: Art, Cook Like a Pro, food, Homeschooling, Photography Display, Programs, Stitch and Inch, workshops
This Saturday, May 1st will be a very busy day at the Newark Library! We’re hosting a cooking workshop, Cook Like a Pro at 1:30 pm (please register in advance if you are interested in attending). Professional Chef Rachel Sanchez will showcase ideas for food presentation for small groups and each participant will make their own gordita. Food samples will be available for registered participants.
We also have a Homeschooling workshop for parents who are interested in homeschooling their child(ren). The workshop covers various topics from how to get started and choosing a curriculum to finding support groups and more. The Homeschooling workshop runs from 10:30 am – 12:30 pm. Please register for this workshop as well.
Stitch and Inch knitting group meets at 12:30 for their bi-weekly session. New participants are welcome and encouraged to attend. If you need help with a knitting project, this is the group to ask!
Our annual Newark Memorial High School Digital Photography Showcase is on display until May 18th. Please stop by and admire the students’ photographs and be sure to read the stories attached in this special project, Everyday Heroes. Each student choose his or her everyday hero, photographed the hero and wrote a piece about why they chose that particular person.
Filed under: community, Events, Newark | Tags: adults, Business, Programs, workshops
Starting Saturday, June 13th and running through Saturday, July 18th, the Newark Library will be co-sponsoring a series of business workshops, BOSS (Business Owners Skills Series). Each Saturday morning (in the date range mentioned above) there will be a different business workshop beginning at 10 am. These workshops do require advance registration, so please contact the Newark Library if you are interested in attending.
June 13th: Business Plans
June 20th: Home-Based Businesses
June 27th: Finance
July 4th: NO MEETING – ALAMEDA COUNTY LIBRARIES ARE CLOSED FOR 4TH OF JULY HOLIDAY
July 11th: Marketing
July 18th: Acocunting
These workshops are sponsored by the Alameda County Library with the generous assistance of the California State Library, SCORE, and the Small Business Administration and Newark Chamber of Commerce. To contact the Newark Library, please call (510) 795-2627 ext 20 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org .
Filed under: Events | Tags: adults, Business, free, library, newark Library, seniors, workshops
Learn key skills to start, buy or expand a business at upcoming free workshops at Newark Library.
Saturday, 20 June, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m., Home-Based Businesses
Thursday, 9 July, 6 – 9 p.m., How to Write a Business Plan
Saturday, 11 July, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m., Financing a Business
Saturday, 18 July, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m., Marketing & Sales
Saturday, 25 July, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m., Accounting Fundamentals
Registration is required. Sign up at the Information Desk or e-mail Barbara at email@example.com or call her at (510) 795-2527 x20.