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Wayfaring Painter Presents: Romance and Roses

2019-02-06 18:30:00 2019-02-06 20:00:00 America/New_York Wayfaring Painter Presents: Romance and Roses Headquarters Branch

Wednesday, February 06
6:30pm - 8:00pm

Add to Calendar 2019-02-06 18:30:00 2019-02-06 20:00:00 America/New_York Wayfaring Painter Presents: Romance and Roses Kristyn from Wayfaring Painter will show how to draw the romantic rose. Headquarters Branch

Headquarters Branch

Meeting Room A

Kristyn from Wayfaring Painter will show how to draw the romantic rose.

Back by popular demand, this botanical drawing class will focus on one of the most ubiquitous and frequently requested flowers in designs of all types - the rose. Work towards creating a special gift for Valentine's Day or simply enjoy the space and opportunity to practice new skills and techniques. ⁣

This class is free of charge, and open to all experience levels. Older kids and teens are welcome. All materials will be provided, but feel free to bring your own tools you might like to use or learn more about. ⁣

Headquarters Branch

Phone: 352-334-3900

Hours
Mon, Aug 19 9:30AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Aug 20 9:30AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Aug 21 9:30AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Aug 22 9:30AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Aug 23 9:30AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Aug 24 9:30AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Aug 25 12:00PM to 5:00PM

About the library

The Headquarters Branch Library provides access to resources and services in the City of Gainesville and surrounding areas.  It also serves as the headquarters of Alachua County Library District.

Upcoming events

Sun, Aug 18, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Teen Space
Drop in to hang out and chat while you work on your sewing project. Sewing machines, embroidery machine and other hand sewing or... more
Drop in to hang out and chat while you work on your sewing project. Sewing machines, embroidery machine and other hand sewing or crafting materials will be available. All skill levels welcome.

Mon, Aug 19, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Foundation Room
PAL Meeting

Canceled
Mon, Aug 19, 10:30am - 11:30am
You have the opportunity to spend up to one (1) hour with a library staff member who will assist you with all of your computer questions.

Mon, Aug 19, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Meeting Room B
If you like to craft, join us on the third Monday of each month (beginning in March ). Experience is necessary. Supplies will not be... more
If you like to craft, join us on the third Monday of each month (beginning in March ). Experience is necessary. Supplies will not be provided, but help can be given. Call Caroline at 352-334-3940

Mon, Aug 19, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
You have the opportunity to spend up to one (1) hour with a library staff member who will assist you with all of your computer questions.
This event is full

Mon, Aug 19, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Teen Space
Join us every Monday in the Teen Space for Teen Movie Mondays. We'll watch movies and make crafts!

Tue, Aug 20, 10:30am - 11:00am
Storywoods Room
Stories, music, and lots of fun for toddler-aged children and their caregivers.

Tue, Aug 20, 10:30am - 11:30am
You have the opportunity to spend up to one (1) hour with a library staff member who will assist you with all of your computer questions.
This event is full

Tue, Aug 20, 11:00am - 2:00pm
Open Enrollment for ESOL classes (English learning) at the library - Tuesdays 11 am - 2 pm. Meetings will take place in the Literacy... more
Open Enrollment for ESOL classes (English learning) at the library - Tuesdays 11 am - 2 pm. Meetings will take place in the Literacy office. Last intake is at 1:45 pm.

Tue, Aug 20, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Foundation Room
Learn how to create your own bullet journal, work on new spreads, or share those you've already created. Supplies will be provided,... more
Learn how to create your own bullet journal, work on new spreads, or share those you've already created. Supplies will be provided, some are limited.

Tue, Aug 20, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Teen Space
STEAM for Homeschoolers

Tue, Aug 20, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
You have the opportunity to spend up to one (1) hour with a library staff member who will assist you with all of your computer questions.
This event is full

Tue, Aug 20, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Youth Services Area
Read a story to a friendly therapy dog at the Read with a Dog Program, every first and third Tuesday afternoon of each month!

Tue, Aug 20, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Teen Space
Teens join us the 3rd Tuesday of every month to learn and try a simple craft! We'll try things like crochet, knitting, loom weaving,... more
Teens join us the 3rd Tuesday of every month to learn and try a simple craft! We'll try things like crochet, knitting, loom weaving, cross stitch, and more! Beginners welcome! Materials provided!

Tue, Aug 20, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Foundation Room
A monthly book club featuring romance titles or fiction with a strong romantic element. The book for August has yet to be determined.... more
A monthly book club featuring romance titles or fiction with a strong romantic element. The book for August has yet to be determined. Join us to be part of the selection process.

Tue, Aug 20, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Meeting Room B
Advanced English conversation class. Must first meet with Literacy Program staff. Open Enrollment is on Tuesdays from 11-2 at... more
Advanced English conversation class. Must first meet with Literacy Program staff. Open Enrollment is on Tuesdays from 11-2 at Headquarters. For more info: 352-334-3920 or jmerritt@aclib.us

Wed, Aug 21, 9:30am - 4:00pm
Plaza Area
Free primary health care consultations and treatment in a mobile clinic sponsored by the University of Florida College of Medicine.

Wed, Aug 21, 10:30am - 11:00am
Storywoods Room
Join us for a program of songs, music, and movement.

Wed, Aug 21, 10:30am - 11:30am
You have the opportunity to spend up to one (1) hour with a library staff member who will assist you with all of your computer questions.
This event is full

Wed, Aug 21, 2:30pm - 3:15pm
Storywoods Room
Join us in the Storywoods Room every Wednesday for afternoon fun.

Canceled
Wed, Aug 21, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
You have the opportunity to spend up to one (1) hour with a library staff member who will assist you with all of your computer questions.

Wed, Aug 21, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Storywoods Room
Come play Wii games in the Storywoods Room every Wednesday afternoon.

Wed, Aug 21, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Foundation Room
BOT Meeting

Wed, Aug 21, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Meeting Room B
Join us at Headquarters Library to sew projects that can be used for gift giving for the holidays or for other occasions. Each month is... more
Join us at Headquarters Library to sew projects that can be used for gift giving for the holidays or for other occasions. Each month is a different project.
This event is full

Wed, Aug 21, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Meeting Room A
The first of monthly tax information sessions with Liberty Tax Specialist Holly Allen.

Canceled
Thu, Aug 22, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Governing Board

Thu, Aug 22, 10:30am - 11:00am
Storywoods Room
Stories, songs, rhymes, and finger plays for babies and infants. Caregivers should supply one lap per baby for this highly interactive... more
Stories, songs, rhymes, and finger plays for babies and infants. Caregivers should supply one lap per baby for this highly interactive program.

Thu, Aug 22, 10:30am - 11:30am
You have the opportunity to spend up to one (1) hour with a library staff member who will assist you with all of your computer questions.

Thu, Aug 22, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
You have the opportunity to spend up to one (1) hour with a library staff member who will assist you with all of your computer questions.

Thu, Aug 22, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Teen Space
Come and join your friends in the Teen Space for video gaming on the Nintendo SWITCH!

Thu, Aug 22, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Meeting Room B
Basic/Beginning ESOL class. Must first meet with Literacy Program staff. Open Enrollment is on Tuesdays from 11-2 at Headquarters. For... more
Basic/Beginning ESOL class. Must first meet with Literacy Program staff. Open Enrollment is on Tuesdays from 11-2 at Headquarters. For more info: 352-334-3920 or jmerritt@aclib.us

Thu, Aug 22, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Meeting Room A
Open to all ages and experience. Comfortable clothing, yoga mat, light blanket recommended. Instructor is Veda Lewis.

Thu, Aug 22, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Youth Services Area
Relax and enjoy fun for the whole family! Coloring sheets for kids and adults as well as crayons and colored pencils will be provided.

Fri, Aug 23, 12:00pm - 12:45pm
Meeting Room A
Take a break with yoga! Class is 45-minutes long. A yoga mat, towel, and comfortable clothing are recommended.

Fri, Aug 23, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Storywoods Room
Create new LEGO masterpieces every week at the Headquarters Library

Fri, Aug 23, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Teen Space
In Middle or High School? You're invited to join Teen Book Club!

Sat, Aug 24, 1:00pm - 1:30pm
The Royal for a Reason princesses come the 4th Saturday of every month to sing songs and share stories!

Sat, Aug 24, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room B
Join us at Headquarters Library to sew projects that can be used for gift giving for the holidays or for other occasions. Each month is... more
Join us at Headquarters Library to sew projects that can be used for gift giving for the holidays or for other occasions. Each month is a different project.

Sat, Aug 24, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Storywoods Room
Join us for a family-friendly movie every Saturday in the Headquarter's children's department.

Sat, Aug 24, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Meeting Room A
Sanford will describe the 60 month successful medical recovery process of an individual with severe closed head trauma resulting in a... more
Sanford will describe the 60 month successful medical recovery process of an individual with severe closed head trauma resulting in a completely different individual.

Sun, Aug 25, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Teen Space
Drop in to hang out and chat while you work on your sewing project. Sewing machines, embroidery machine and other hand sewing or... more
Drop in to hang out and chat while you work on your sewing project. Sewing machines, embroidery machine and other hand sewing or crafting materials will be available. All skill levels welcome.

Sun, Aug 25, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Foundation Room
Former UF legal skills professor, George R. Dekle, Sr., will present his True Crime book, "Six Capsules: The Gilded Age Murder of Helen... more
Former UF legal skills professor, George R. Dekle, Sr., will present his True Crime book, "Six Capsules: The Gilded Age Murder of Helen Potts."

Sun, Aug 25, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Basement
A public discussion of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time will take place in the Hippodrome Basement to kick off the new... more
A public discussion of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time will take place in the Hippodrome Basement to kick off the new Hippodrome season.