May is Off and Running...or Flying...With Fresh City Life My Branch!

Whether you want to make something, learn something, or soar with Amelia Earhart, join us for a Fresh City Life My Branch program this week!

Still have questions about your eReader, or considering getting one? Learn all about them and how they work with library collections in eBooks 101 on Thursday, May 3 from 5-7:30 p.m. at the Bear Valley Branch! Bring your laptop and/or device, and be ready to learn! Come during the time when we'll be talking about your particular questions:

5 p.m. - Audio eBooks

5:30 p.m. - Kindle Books

6 p.m. - Nooks and other eReaders

6:30 p.m. - Tablets and Smartphones

7 p.m. - Troubleshooting and Q & A

Come early if you need help getting onto the DPL wireless network! Presented by the great folks from DPL's Community Technology Center.

If you have other tech questions and can't make it to Bear Valley, get one on one help at Schlessman on Thursday, May 3 from 10 a.m. - noon at our Tech Open House! A librarian will be available to answer all your tech questions!

Have you read Fletch by Gregory McDonald? Join us for a viewing of the film & discussion of book vs. movie at Read It, View It, Chew It at Ross-University Hills on Tuesday, May 1 at 5 p.m.

The Our Courts series kicks off with Our State Courts on Wednesday, May 2 at 6 p.m. at the Ross-Cherry Creek Branch. Learn all about Colorado's procedures for selecting, disciplining, and evaluating judges to keep our state courts fair and impartial. Look for this series every Wednesday evening through mid-June and learn all about the judicial system!

So many options for Saturday, May 5...what will you do??

Hand Sewn Sock Monkey, 2 p.m. at Ross-Cherry Creek--please register, 720-865-0120 or

Bird Watching 101, Part 1, at Ross-Broadway at 10 a.m.--please register, 720-865-0135 or - learn about field guides, how to ID birds, and where to look for them!

The ABCs of Bicycle Care with Peter Roper of the Denver Bicycle Cafe at 2 p.m. at the Bear Valley Branch--bring questions about all aspects of regular bike maintenance!

Flying with Amelia Earhart at 11 a.m. at Schlessman--9 News' Earhart will show photos and video from her transcontinental flight in a single engine aircraft and talk about her goal of recreating Amelia Earhart's trans-Atlantic flight from the U.S. to Paris. Come fly with her!

Fresh City Life My Branch is full of crafts, food, books, technology, history, opera, and more in May and June! Join us!

Written by Becker on April 30, 2012

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