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Home Repair Grants Workshop
3rd Thursday of the month*, 7-8 p.m.
*January 17, March 21, April 18, May 16
Ticket Needed | Crawford Meeting Room
Lewisville Neighborhood Services staff will discuss home repair grants for Lewisville residents and provide information, resources, and best practices for home repair projects. A free ticket is required to attend. Tickets will be passed out at the Information Desk 30 minutes before the program.

DIY Journals
Monday, January 28, 7-8 p.m.
Ticket Needed | Crawford Meeting Room
Learn how to make a basic journal in this program. All attendees will leave with a new journal to fill in for the new year! Attendees must get a free ticket from the Information Desk to attend. Tickets are distributed 30 minutes before the class start time.

Understanding Your Taxes (Financial Planning)
Saturday, February 2, 2-3:30 p.m.
Registration Preferred | Crawford Meeting Room

Confused about changes to the tax laws? Are you unsure how they may apply to you? Before you file your taxes, come meet with Chad Drake from Ameriprise Financial Services for an overview of new tax changes. Question and Answer time to follow. Tax preparations will not be conducted during this event. Registration opens January 2nd, 2019. Stop by the Adult Services Desk or call 972.219.3779 to register.

Galentine’s Day
Wednesday, February 13, 7-8 p.m.
Ticket Needed | Bennett Program Room

Celebrate lady friends on February 13, the best day of the year! Bring your favorite ladies along to work on some crafts and enjoy refreshments at the library. For adults age 18 and up. Tickets can be picked up from the upstairs Adult Services Desk starting on Wednesday, January 23. Attendees must pick up a ticket in order to attend.

Digitization Demo: Slides & Photos
Saturday, February 23, 2-3 p.m.
Ticket Needed | Digital Media Lab

Learn how to digitize your old photographs and slides. Attendees must get a free ticket from the Adult Services Desk to attend. Tickets are distributed 30 minutes before the class start time.

Aimee from Sorted Out Home Organization with Sorted Out
Tuesday, March 5, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
No Registration | Crawford Meeting Room

Feeling overwhelmed by clutter? Come learn tips and tricks for organizing your home with Aimee Leger from Sorted Out!

Sashiko Stitching
Saturday, March 9, 1-4 p.m.
Registration Required | Crawford Meeting Room

Sashiko is a form of decorative reinforcement hand stitching that originated in ancient Japan. In this workshop, students will learn more about this traditional technique and work on an individual project. Registration opens Saturday, February 16. Stop by the Adult Services Desk or call 972.219.3779 to register.

Library After Dark: Game of Thrones
Friday, March 15, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Ticket Needed | Downstairs Adult Area

Winter is here and we’re gearing up for the final season of Game of Thrones. Join us for an evening of GoT inspired activities including trivia, games, and crafts. You can even take your turn upon the Iron Throne! Enter the costume contest with your finest Westeros attire. Light refreshments will be provided. This after-hours event is for adults age 18 and over. Free ticket is required. Tickets can be picked up at the Library starting on February 22. The evening of the event, doors will be open from 6:15-6:45 p.m. only. Attendees must arrive no later than 6:45 p.m.

canva-logoCanva for Nonprofits
Friday, March 22, 12-1 p.m.
No Registration | Crawford Meeting Room

Empower your team to create high-impact social media graphics and marketing materials. Canva offers its premium version free to registered nonprofits. To qualify for FREE Canva for Work, Organizations recognized by the IRS as tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organizations formed for charitable, educational, religious, literary, scientific, or other tax-exempt purposes. In this program, we will show you how to get started making marketing materials with Canva for Work.

Digitization Demo: VHS
Saturday, March 23, 2-3 p.m.
Ticket Needed | Digital Media Lab

Learn how to transfer your old VHS tapes to DVD or a digital file. Attendees must get a free ticket from the Adult Services Desk to attend. Tickets are distributed 30 minutes before the class start time.

Seed Cards
Monday, April 29, 6-7 p.m.
First Come, First Serve | Bennett Program Room

When is a recycled product better than the original? When it's paper that turns into flowers! We’ll be recycling used paper to make cards you can give to someone special to plant in a pot or in the ground.


Recurring Events

Comic Club
2nd Tuesday every other month at 7 p.m.*
*January 8, March 12, May 14, July 9, September 10, November 12
No Registration | Crawford Meeting Room

Love comics? Join Comic Club! Come talk about your favorite comics, trade old comics and other geeky stuff, and learn how to use The Hive For cosplay and other comics-inspired items! For adults age 18 and up only.

Stay Crafty: Adult Craft Night
4th Tuesday of the month, 7-8 p.m.
Ticket Needed | The Hive
January 22: Cedar Sachets 
February 26: Upcycled Magnets
Make it and take it home at Stay Crafty, Lewisville Public Library's monthly craft event! All supplies are provided. Registration is not required, but space is limited. Tickets will be handed out at The Hive service desk 30 minutes prior to the class start time. Attendees must have a ticket to attend. For adults age 18 and up only. 

Crochet Corner
2nd & 4th Thursdays, 6:30-8 p.m.
No Registration | Small Conference Room
Come together to share ideas, get inspiration, or even show off your crochet skills! Attendees are encouraged to bring their own yarn and needles, as only a limited amount of supplies will be provided. Open to adults age 18 and up.

Sunday Learning Jam 
1st Sunday of the month, 1-4 p.m.
No Registration | Bennett Program Room 
You’re invited to play or listen to live acoustic music at the Library! This monthly jam session is open to everyone, and is for acoustic instruments only. New jammers can learn terminology and simple techniques. Song sheets available for the songs to be played. Open to all ages.

Free Vision Screenings for All Ages
Last Sunday of the month, 1:30-3:30 p.m.
No Registration | Small Conference Room
The Lewisville LIONS Club offers free vision screenings that are quick, non-invasive, and available for all. Screenings will determine if there is a need to follow up with an eye doctor.