happenings@wilson

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Library sponsored workshops and events will be held in the Hogan Room
(room 160), unless otherwise noted.

(Check back as we’ll be adding more events in the future.)

Space is limited, sign up today!

 

September

24th-30th:
Banned Books Week

October

9th (12pm-1pm):
Makerspace Open House: Play with 3D printer, Laser Cutter, Makey Makey and Other Cutting Edge Technology
(location: Makerspace, room 172)  http://laverne.libcal.com/event/3635724

4th (Noon-1pm):
Grand Opening Bible Exhibit (location: Library Lobby)

10th (Noon-1pm):
Lecture Series – Oral Histories of the University of La Verne (location: Presidents Dining Room)

11th (8pm, room 172):
Game Night @ Makerspace

17th (Noon-1pm):
3D Printing Workshop (location: Makerspace, room 172) http://laverne.libcal.com/event/3634611

18th (Noon-1pm):
ULV History Trail (Scavenger Hunt) (location: Library Lobby)

19th (4pm-5:30pm):
Excel Workshops  http://laverne.libcal.com/event/3637401

24th (Noon-1pm):
Laser Cutter Workshop (location: Makerspace, room 172) http://laverne.libcal.com/event/3634709

25th (Noon):
Archives Research Poster Sessions (location: Library Lobby)

26th (Noon-1pm):
Open Access Week  http://laverne.libcal.com/event/3637398 (Canceled)

30th (11:30am-1pm):
NaNoWriMo Kick-Off Party

November

1st-30th:
NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) laverne.libguides.com/NaNoWriMo

1st (12:15pm-1:15pm):
APA Style Central  http://laverne.libcal.com/event/3621855

2nd (5pm-8pm):
NaNoWriMo Drop in Writing Event 

4th (1pm-4pm):
NaNoWriMo Drop in Writing Event 

7th (5pm-8pm):
NaNoWriMo Drop in Writing Event

8th (Noon-1pm):
Web of Science for the Sciences 
http://laverne.libcal.com/event/3634148

8th (8pm, room 172):
Game Night @ Makerspace

9th (10a-1pm):
NaNoWriMo Drop in Writing Event

13th (2pm-5pm):
NaNoWriMo Drop in Writing Event

14th (11:30am-1pm):
Book Arts Workshops: Updating and Creating with Library Books  http://laverne.libcal.com/event/3635414

15th (5pm-8pm):
NaNoWriMo Drop in Writing Event 

18th (12pm-3pm):
NaNoWriMo Drop in Writing Event — CANCELED

20th (5pm-8pm):
NaNoWriMo Drop in Writing Event 

28th (10:30am-12:30pm):
NaNoWriMo Drop in Writing Event 

28th (Noon-1pm):
Cricut (location: Makerspace, room 172)
http://laverne.libcal.com/event/3634768

29th (Noon-1pm):
Literature Review Basics
http://laverne.libcal.com/event/3701754

30th (5pm-8pm):
NaNoWriMo Drop in Writing Event  

December

4th (11:30am-1pm):
NaNoWriMo Closing Party 

5th (Noon-1pm):
Makey Makey Workshop (location: Makerspace, room 172) http://laverne.libcal.com/event/3634728

January

10th (8pm, room 172):
Game Night @ Makerspace

February

28th (Noon-1pm, room 172):
IoT: Internet of Things

7th (Noon-1pm):
Using the Census for Marketing   http://laverne.libcal.com/event/3635705

14th (Noon-1pm):
SPSS  http://laverne.libcal.com/event/3637400

14th (8pm, room 172):
Game Night @ Makerspace

21st (11:45am-12:45pm):
APA Style Central  http://laverne.libcal.com/event/3621779

March

7th (11:45am-1pm):
Copyright  http://laverne.libcal.com/event/3634463

14th (11:30am-1pm):
Book Arts Workshops: Updating and Creating with Library Books  http://laverne.libcal.com/event/3635706

14th (8pm, room 172):
Game Night @ Makerspace

21st (11:45am-12:45pm):
Literature Review Basics  http://laverne.libcal.com/event/3621795

28th:
Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon (Women’s History Month)

April

4th (5pm-6pm):
Maps and Visualizations with the Census
http://laverne.libcal.com/event/3635714

8th-14th:
National Library Week

10th:
Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon

11th (Noon-1pm):
Journal Citation Reports for the Sciences
http://laverne.libcal.com/event/3634147

11th (8pm, room 172):
Game Night @ Makerspace

18th (5pm-6pm):
Finding School and Education Statistics with the Census   http://laverne.libcal.com/event/3635715

30th:
Children’s Book Day

Last updated: 11/21/17

Finals Wellness Challenge

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Stressed out by the rush of final projects and exams?

Take part in the Wilson Library/Spiritual Life Wellness Challenge, featuring yoga, chi gong, meditation and therapy dogs.  De-stress, cultivate an inner calm, and rejuvenate yourself.

Participate in four of the six challenge events and you’ll receive a $10 Starbucks or Target gift card!

 

Day & Time Wellness Challenge Location Room
Sunday, May 17, 2 – 4pm
Therapy Dogs Session
Library Lobby
Monday, May 18, 6 – 7pm
Qi Gong with Julie Wheeler
Campus Center Ballroom A
Monday, May 18, 7 – 7:45pm
Meditation with Bil Owen
Campus Center Ballroom A
Monday, May 18, 8 – 9pm
Yoga with Andra Istrate
Campus Center Ballroom A
Tuesday, May 19, 11am – 1pm
Therapy Dogs Session
Library Lobby
Thursday, May 21, 11am – 1pm
Therapy Dogs Session
Library Lobby
Thursday, May 21, 7 – 7:45pm
Meditation with Bil Owen
Campus Center Ballroom A
Thursday, May 21, 8 – 9pm
Yoga with Andra Istrate
Campus Center Ballroom A
Sunday, May 24, 2 – 4 pm
Therapy Dogs Session
Library Lobby
Tuesday, May 26, 10am – noon
Therapy Dogs Session
Library Lobby
Tuesday, May 26, Noon – 2pm
Therapy Dogs Session
Library Lobby
Tuesday, May 26, 7 – 7:45pm
Meditation with Zandra Wagoner
Campus Center Ballroom A
Tuesday, May 26, 8 – 9pm
Yoga with Andra Istrate
Campus Center Ballroom A
Wednesday, May 27, Noon – 2pm
Therapy Dogs Session
Library Lobby
Thursday, May 28, 11am – 1pm
Therapy Dogs Session
Library Lobby

 

Tutoring in the Library by the Learning Enhancement Center

Dates to be determined, 8pm – Midnight

(**tutoring is not part of the Wellness Challenge)

 

April Workshops @ the Library

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Do you want to learn how to find company info, measurements & instruments, or find specific information through the library? Want to learn how to use iMovie, create presentations in Prezi, or  how to use the makerspace? Want to gain better Excel Skills? Want to learn to use RefWorks?  This Spring there are a variety of face-to-face workshops being held through the Wilson Library.  Click on the title of the workshops for more information about the workshop and to register.  **Registration required.**

Workshops Offered:

**All workshops are held on Wednesday from 11:45 – 12:45 in the Hogan Room (160) in the Library.

April

4/5: Data Sets: http://laverne.libcal.com/event/2815829

4/12: Web of Science for Sciences: http://laverne.libcal.com/event/2817417

4/19:Web of Science for Social Scientist http://laverne.libcal.com/event/2847831

4/26: Literature Reviews: http://laverne.libcal.com/event/2815976

 

Banner Image by Alan Levine on Flickr

Banner Image by Alan Levine on Flickr