July 28, 2014

Online Genealogy Resources at the 78th Street Community Library

Saturday, August 9 at 3:00 p.m.
78th Street Community Library, 7625 Palm River Road in Tampa
FREE

Learn to use the library's online genealogical databases, including Ancestry Library Edition and Heritage Quest, and strategies to overcome genealogy research problems.

For adults.

For more information about this and other FREE programs @ your library®, call 813-273-3652 or visit www.hcplc.org.

AlligatorZone at the Bloomingdale Regional Public Library

Saturday, August 9 at 10:15 a.m.
Bloomingdale Regional Public Library, 1906 Bloomingdale Ave. in Valrico
FREE

Help area-entrepreneurs avoid the alligators @ AlligatorZone. Join local entrepreneurs to learn about new businesses, products and designs. Help them avoid the metaphorical alligators that could endanger their success. In this highly interactive program, select entrepreneurs will present their new ideas or offerings. You, as a member of the audience, will have the chance to provide feedback on potential hurdles to success you foresee as well as offer suggestions or changes or new features and improvements. Reserve your seats today at AlligatorZone.eventbrite.com.
For all ages. For more information about this and other FREE programs @ your library®, call 813-273-3652 or visit www.hcplc.org.
The views expressed in this program are those of the presenter(s) and do not necessarily reflect the official policy, position, or opinions of Hillsborough County, Tampa-Hillsborough County Public Libraries, or the Friends of the Library of Tampa-Hillsborough County, Inc. who do not endorse the presenter(s).

Space Odyssey Magic at the Winston Park Recreation Center

Thursday, August 7 at 2:00 p.m.
Winston Park Recreation Center, 7605 Destin Drive in Tampa
FREE

3-2-1… Blast Off! Set off on a space exploration with Greg Gaulden’s illusions and magic.

For grades K to 5.

Funded by the Friends of the 78th Street Community Library. For more information about this and other FREE programs @ your library®, call 813-273-3652 or visit www.hcplc.org.

The views expressed in this program are those of the presenter(s) and do not necessarily reflect the official policy, position, or opinions of Hillsborough County, Tampa-Hillsborough County Public Libraries, or the Friends of the Library of Tampa-Hillsborough County, Inc. who do not endorse the presenter(s).


Pop- Bang- Wow at these Tampa-Hillsborough County Public Libraries

• Thursday, August 7 at 10:30 a.m. at the John F. Germany Public Library, 900 N. Ashley Drive in Tampa
• Thursday, August 7 at 2:00 p.m. at the New Tampa Regional Library, 10001 Cross Creek Blvd. in Tampa
FREE

From the mind of Thomas Edison to the nimble fingers of Harry Houdini, each of the greatest people in history had their secrets. Join your hosts, award-winning 9th Period Shows, on a journey of the paths and lives of some of our most famous scientists and magicians, unveiling some of their greatest secrets and discoveries.

For grades K to 5.

Funded by the Friends of the John F. Germany Public Library, Friends of the New Tampa Regional Library. For more information about this and other FREE programs @ your library®, call 813-273-3652 or visit www.hcplc.org.

The views expressed in this program are those of the presenter(s) and do not necessarily reflect the official policy, position, or opinions of Hillsborough County, Tampa-Hillsborough County Public Libraries, or the Friends of the Library of Tampa-Hillsborough County, Inc. who do not endorse the presenter(s).


How Ice Cream Was Served at the Seminole Heights Branch Library

Wednesday, August 6 at 2:00 p.m.
Seminole Heights Branch Library, 4711 Central Ave. in Tampa
FREE

Using innovative animations, collector Don Kaufman talks about the history of ice cream scoops and how American ingenuity helped to create perfect ice cream treats. Ice Cream will be served.

For adults.

Funded by the Friends of the Seminole Heights Branch Library. For more information about this and other FREE programs @ your library®, call 813-273-3652 or visit www.hcplc.org.

The views expressed in this program are those of the presenter(s) and do not necessarily reflect the official policy, position, or opinions of Hillsborough County, Tampa-Hillsborough County Public Libraries, or the Friends of the Library of Tampa-Hillsborough County, Inc. who do not endorse the presenter(s).

Vegetarian Cooking With Debby DeGraaff at the Jan Kaminis Platt Regional Library

Wednesday, August 6 at 3:00 p.m.
Jan Kaminis Platt Regional Library, 3910 S. Manhattan Ave. in Tampa
FREE

Learn to prepare gluten-free vegetarian food. Presenter will demonstrate basic food preparation for healthy eating and share samples of prepared vegetarian, gluten-free dishes.

For adults.

Funded by the Friends of the Jan Platt Regional Library. For more information about this and other FREE programs @ your library®, call 813-273-3652 or visit www.hcplc.org.

The views expressed in this program are those of the presenter(s) and do not necessarily reflect the official policy, position, or opinions of Hillsborough County, Tampa-Hillsborough County Public Libraries, or the Friends of the Library of Tampa-Hillsborough County, Inc. who do not endorse the presenter(s).

The Tricky Dogs Show at the Bloomingdale Regional Public Library

Wednesday, August 6 at 1:00 p.m.
Bloomingdale Regional Public Library, 1906 Bloomingdale Ave. in Valrico
FREE

See this hilarious circus-style dog comedy act, starring a group of tricky little dogs and their pet human.

For grades K to 5.

Funded by the Friends of the Bloomingdale Regional Library. For more information about this and other FREE programs @ your library®, call 813-273-3652 or visit www.hcplc.org.

The views expressed in this program are those of the presenter(s) and do not necessarily reflect the official policy, position, or opinions of Hillsborough County, Tampa-Hillsborough County Public Libraries, or the Friends of the Library of Tampa-Hillsborough County, Inc. who do not endorse the presenter(s).