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Upcoming Specialized Programs

Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at 2:00 in the Computer Training Lab
Introduction to Computers: The Basics - A class for the absolute beginner. It will introduce students to the parts of the computer and mouse skills. Students will learn the components of Windows-based programs. Registration is not required; however, class size is limited. The first 8 students will be guaranteed a computer. Students may bring their own laptops if space is available. For more information, contact the Reference Desk at (575) 528-4005 or library.reference@las-cruces.org.

Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at 2:00 in the Children’s Craft Room
Design & Create Workshop: "Wine Bottle Windchimes” -Anyone looking for a unique creative outlet will love this class! Learn how to create a beautiful, personalized windchime. Each participant will leave class with a beautiful finished product to hang outside. The workshop is free of charge. Register at the reference desk or by calling 575/528-4005 to ensure that there are enough materials for everyone. For more information contact the Reference Department at 575/528-4005 or email at library.reference@las-cruces.org.

Thursday, March 9, 2017 at 12:30 at Sage Café Library
Sage Reading Club – “Bones of the Lost” by Kathy Reichs. For more information call (575) 528-3154.

Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at 2:00 in the Computer Training Lab
Windows 10 - This class will describe the new features of Windows 10 and how to navigate the new operating system. Topics that will be covered is the new Start Menu, Cortana and how to customize the desktop. Registration is not required; however, class size is limited. The first 8 students will be guaranteed a computer. Students may bring their own laptops if space is available. For more information, contact the Reference Desk at (575) 528-4005 or library.reference@las-cruces.org.

Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at 10:00 at Munson Center
Munson Library Book Club – "Heart of the Matter” by Graham Greene. For more information, contact (575) 528-3406 or mmumper@las-cruces.org.

Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at 2:00 in the Computer Training Lab
Introduction to Computers: File Management - This is a basic class where students will learn how to manage files by saving, attaching and storing information. Registration is not required; however, class size is limited. The first 8 students will be guaranteed a computer. Students may bring their own laptops if space is available. For more information, contact the Reference Desk at (575) 528-4005 or library.reference@las-cruces.org.

Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at 6:30 in the Boardroom
Branigan Book Club - "An Unnecessary Woman" by Rabih Alameddine. For more information, contact (575) 528-4001 or mpendleton@las-cruces.org. When e-mailing please put BBC in the subject line.

Wednesday, March 22, 2017 at 2:00 in the Roadrunner Room
4th Wednesday Happening: Pinterest - Want to learn what Pinterest is and how it is being used? Pinterest lets you find, collect, and organize interesting image-based things that you find on the internet. It is a virtual inspiration board. Register for the class by calling the Reference Desk at (575) 528-4005 or email library.reference@las-cruces.org.

Sunday, March 26, 2017 at 2:00 in the Roadrunner Room
4th Sunday Movie – “My Love, Don’t Cross That River”
Korean with English subtitles. 86 Minutes
A blockbuster in its native Korea, where it would go on to become the country's most successful film of all time, MY LOVE, DON'T CROSS THAT RIVER presents an unforgettable story of true love that transcends both generations and cultures. 100-year old lovebirds, Jo Byeong-man and Kang Kye-yeol, have been inseparable companions for 76 years. Observing this fragile couple for 15 months, director Moyoung Jin acts as a fly-on-the-wall, capturing the tender moments of their twilight days - as the two face the inevitable reality that their time together will soon be approaching an end.

Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at 2:00 in the Computer Training Lab
Internet for Beginners - A class for those who want to learn how to go online and move around the internet with ease. Students will learn how to access websites, how to navigate, web addresses, basic searching, and web safety. Registration is not required, however only the first 5 are guaranteed a computer. Students may bring their own laptop if space is available. For more information contact the Reference Department at (575) 528-4005 or library.reference@las-cruces.org.

Ongoing Events

Read to Me - Tuesdays at 10:30 in the Children's Kiva

Teen Game Night - Tuesdays and Thursdays at 4:00 in the Children's Kiva

Toddler Time - Wednesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 in the Children's Kiva

Mother Goose Time - Wednesdays at 11:00 in the Children's Kiva

Rhythm Roundup - Fridays at 10:30 in the Roadrunner Room

Library Lab - Fridays at 3:30 in the Children's Crafts Room

Scrabble - 2nd Sunday of the month at 1:30 in the Roadrunner Room

Design & Create - 2nd Wednesday of every month at 2:00 in the Boardroom

Dona Ana County Genealogical Society meeting - 2nd Wednesday of every month at 2:00 in the Roadrunner Room

Branigan Book Club - 3rd Tuesday of every month at 6:30 in the Staff Conference Room

Munson Book Club - 3rd Wednesday of every month at 10:00 at Munson Library

4th Sunday Movies - 4th Sunday of every month at 2:00 in the Roadrunner Room

4th Wednesday Happenings - 4th Wednesday of every month at 2:00 in the Roadrunner Room