NAVY BAND NORTHWEST WOODWIND QUARTET
We will be hosting the Navy Band Northwest Woodwind Quartet for a series of concerts at several of our libraries. The quartet is composed of a flute, two clarinets, and a bassoon. They perform a variety of musical styles, including an eclectic blend of classical and Americana.
Pioneer Center Youth Programs
Reno Taiko Tsurunokai
Multiple times and locations
Tsurunokai brings the ancient art of Japanese taiko drumming to the children of Northern Nevada. Tsurunokai performs traditional Japanese folk music as well as original compositions. Patrons will be invited to participate in drumming and dancing during the performance.
Afternoon Builders Club
Tuesday, September 27, 4-5 pm
Join the fun every Tuesday at the Sparks Young People's Library. Ages 6-12 are welcome with their favorite grown-up. This week we will be building a city with LEGO!
Trust: Author Talk
with Hernan Diaz
Tuesday, September 27, 1-2 pm
Join us for an afternoon with Pulitzer Prize finalist and PEN/Faulkner Award winner Hernan Diaz, author of In the Distance and Trust. Diaz holds a Ph.D. from NYU and edits, the Spanish-language journal Revista Hispanica Moderna, at Columbia University. This is a virtual event and registration is required.
The History and Culture of the Washoe Peoples
Saturday, October 1, 2-3 pm
Northwest Reno Library
The Washoe peoples have lived at Lake Tahoe and surrounding areas since time immemorial. This talk will help those who live in the area today gain a greater understanding of what the landscape, wildlife, and people who lived here were like in the past and how they have worked to preserve their way of life.
Wednesday, September 28, 3-6 pm
Downtown Reno Library
This week we will be working with the vinyl cutter and heat press. You can make a simple sticker for your car window or water bottle, or you can make a personalized tote bag or T-shirt. Choose a simple, two-tone image from the internet, or bring a flash drive with an image file you created.
Sign up for a 30-minute individual session.
A Court of Thorns and Roses Read-Alikes
Technology Survey for Older Adults
Older adults! We need your feedback on technology, so we can learn how to better serve you. Please take our brief survey and share it with someone you know.
Call for Submissions
Shivery 2: Chilling Tales of Horror
Have a scary story you want heard? Whether it's something you've experienced or something you've written--fact or fiction--email your typed manuscript to us by October 9. Approved submissions will be narrated and included in our Halloween broadcast.
FRIENDS OF WASHOE COUNTY LIBRARY
Friends of Washoe County Library is a member-supported 501(c)(3) Nevada non-profit organization dedicated to advocating, fundraising, and providing support for the Washoe County Library System.
To join, to donate, or for more information, please visit www.washoelibraryfriends.org or call 775-324-5522.
Washoe County Library System
301 S. Center St. Reno, NV 89501