Library on Wheels Program

Library on Wheels Programming

The Library on Wheels is proud to offer programming brought directly to senior centers throughout the city.  All our programs are:

  • Free of charge

  • Limited to 15 participants*

  • Approixmately 60 minutes long

  • Limited by scheduling & supplies

Contact us to schedule a program or if you have questions:

Our program schedule fills up quickly. The more notice you give us the more likely we can accomodate you.  

*All programs are presented in English. Please provide your own translator if necessary.

Craft Programs

Book Hedgehogs
Book Hedgehog
Help us upcycle our old books into cute little hedgehogs. 
Skill level: Easy

Button Flower Bouquet
Button Flowers
These cute little flowers are fun and easy to make.  Great for
celebrating springtime or adding color to a room.  Vase not included.
Skill level: Easy

Coloring for Adults
Adult Coloring
This relaxing activity is great for relieving stress.  
Choose from hundreds of colors and designs.
Skill level: Easy

Do-it-yourself Natural Lip Balm
DIY Lip Balm
Learn how to create lip balm using all natural ingredients.
Make yours unique by choosing a color and scent.
Skill level: Difficult

Felt Cup Cozies
Felt Cup Cozies
Spare the Earth one more paper coffee cup holder by
creating your own zany holder out of felt and basic stitching.
Skill level: Intermediate

Kusudama
Kusudama
A Japanese based origami art in which a fantastic paper
flower is created.  Lots of colors and patterns to choose.
Skill level: Intermediate

Terrarium in a Jar
Terrarium in a Jar
Learn how to create a miniature ecosystem in a jar.
Everyone's garden in a jar will be unique.
Skill level: Intermediate

 

Learning & Tech Programs

Computer & Tech Help
Computer Help
Do your residents have questions about their computers
or other devices? Our librarian visits you and sets up a
help desk to solve their problems.  

Genealogy 101: Workshop
Genealogy 101
An introductory workshop on genealogy.  Learn how to start
a family tree and learn about resources to use, especially
those available for free through the library.
Basic computer skills needed. 

Library Services Overview
Library Services Overview
Are your residents getting the most out of the library? 
How does the Library on Wheels work? Need a library card?
This short presentation will show your residents which library
services they might be missing out on and how they can use them.

Music Programs

Singalong to Irish & American Folk Songs
Mandolin
Our resident librarian-musician, accompanied by her mandolin,
plays a short set of lively folk songs. Audience participation
is encouraged but not required. Song requests considered.

Contact us to schedule a program or if you have questions: