Kinecta Kindness

Thanks to the leadership and dedication of our president Mona Zirkes-Falco, Friends of the Hawthorne and Wiseburn Libraries was recently recognized as a #KinectaKindness awardee and will a receive a $250 donation from Kinecta. The #KinectaKindness program recognizes caring friends, neighbors, and others in the community for their acts of goodwill. Congratulations and thank you,… Continue reading Kinecta Kindness

Create & Explore Saturdays

It was a busy fall at Wiseburn Library with the new Create & Explore program on Saturday mornings. Each week, dozens of children and their families came to create book-inspired works of art and explore fun science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM) activities. Create & Explore Saturdays continue into the new year at 10am… Continue reading Create & Explore Saturdays

TED Talk Discussion: Drones and Aircraft

Seven people came to January’s TED Talk discussion group about drones and aircraft. This month’s videos were: Meet the dazzling flying machines of the future – Raffaello D’Andrea (Feb. 2016) How we’re using drones to deliver blood and save lives – Keller Rinaudo (Aug. 2017) How autonomous flying taxis could change the way we travel… Continue reading TED Talk Discussion: Drones and Aircraft

Winter Celebration with MākMō

On December 15, over 70 adults and children came to the Wiseburn library for the Hawaiian-themed Winter Celebration. As festive Hawaiian carols played, children created decorations at six craft stations and watched baking soda volcano demonstrations prepared by the MākMō team. The Friends of the Hawthorne and Wiseburn Libraries helped provide craft supplies for the… Continue reading Winter Celebration with MākMō