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Afternoon Book Discussion Group

Redmond Library

Monday, April 20, 2015
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

The Lowland by Jhumpa Lahiri

Brothers Subhash and Udayan Mitra pursue very different lives-Udayan in rebellion-torn Calcutta, Subhash in a quiet corner of America-until a shattering tragedy compels Subhash to return to India, where he tries to heal family wounds.

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Opera Preview: Ariadne auf Naxos by Richard Strauss

Redmond Library

Monday, April 20, 2015
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

In 1916 Richard Strauss and his librettist, Hugo von Hofmannstahl followed up on the success of their Der Rosenkavalier (1911) with an opera with a crazy plot. Who would think of forcing a comic troupe of "Commedia del'Arte" performers and a group of "opera seria" singers to perform their two very different works ...

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Literacy Toward Citizenship

Redmond Library

Tuesday, April 21, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Learn about the naturalization process, U.S. government,
history and civics. Practice speaking, reading, writing and
listening to English. Have fun and prepare for your interview!
Have questions? Ask us! Need more information? We have it!
Classes are free and taught in English.

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Talk Time Class

Redmond Library

Tuesday, April 21, 2015
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM

The class provides a casual setting to practice English while making new friends and learning about life in the United States.

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Mindful Eating and Hunger Awareness

Redmond Library

Tuesday, April 21, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:45 PM

In this program, you will participate in a guided mindful eating experience and learn how to incorporate mindful/connected eating into daily eating occasions. Join us to improve your awareness of hunger, fullness and satiety and learn the 7 hungers and identify ways to satisfy them.

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Make Friends With Your eReader

Redmond Library

Wednesday, April 22, 2015
2:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Learn how to download a book to listen to or read. Bring your own device or use one of ours at this drop in session and get the advice you need to begin enjoying this library service.

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Talk Time Class

Redmond Library

Wednesday, April 22, 2015
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

The class provides a casual setting to practice English while making new friends and learning about life in the United States.

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Computer Class: Excel 2013 Level 3

Redmond Library

Wednesday, April 22, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:45 PM

Learn to use functions such as Average, Max, Min and PMT.

Prerequisite: Basic understanding of Excel and experience creating and saving spreadsheets.

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Talk Time Class

Redmond Library

Thursday, April 23, 2015
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

The class provides a casual setting to practice English while making new friends and learning about life in the United States.

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All Ages Poetry Coffee House

Redmond Library

Saturday, April 25, 2015
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Read your poetry and win prizes at the Redmond Library Poetry Coffee House - an open mic/competition. There will be three categories based on age group: Children, Teen and Adult.
Five judges from our esteemed poetry community will listen to the poems and award prizes to each age group.
Everyone is welcome to ...

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Literacy Toward Citizenship

Redmond Library

Tuesday, April 28, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Learn about the naturalization process, U.S. government,
history and civics. Practice speaking, reading, writing and
listening to English. Have fun and prepare for your interview!
Have questions? Ask us! Need more information? We have it!
Classes are free and taught in English.

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Talk Time Class

Redmond Library

Tuesday, April 28, 2015
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM

The class provides a casual setting to practice English while making new friends and learning about life in the United States.

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Grant Research & Proposal Writing

Redmond Library

Tuesday, April 28, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:45 PM

Learn strategies for researching grant opportunities and techniques for writing successful grant proposals. A drawing for a free 24-hour pass to the premiere grants database "Foundation Directory Online (FDO)Professional" will be conducted at the end of the program. The database includes 120,000 foundations and corporate ...

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Talk Time Class

Redmond Library

Wednesday, April 29, 2015
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

The class provides a casual setting to practice English while making new friends and learning about life in the United States.

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One-on-One Computer Help

Redmond Library

Wednesday, April 29, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Have computer or software questions? TechTutor Volunteers provide basic level help to you. You may bring your own laptop, but TechTutors cannot provide hands-on or hardware assistance.

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Talk Time Class

Redmond Library

Thursday, April 30, 2015
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

The class provides a casual setting to practice English while making new friends and learning about life in the United States.

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Circulo de Lectura en Espanol/Spanish Literature Reading Circle

Redmond Library

Friday, May 01, 2015
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

This month the circle will be reading stories from Cuentos de Amor, de Locura y de Muerte by Horacio Quiroga and Doce Cuentos Peregrinos by Gabriel Garcia Marquez.

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Literacy Toward Citizenship

Redmond Library

Tuesday, May 05, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Learn about the naturalization process, U.S. government,
history and civics. Practice speaking, reading, writing and
listening to English. Have fun and prepare for your interview!
Have questions? Ask us! Need more information? We have it!
Classes are free and taught in English.

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Talk Time Class

Redmond Library

Tuesday, May 05, 2015
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM

The class provides a casual setting to practice English while making new friends and learning about life in the United States.

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The Rise of ISIS and the U.S. in a Changing Middle East

Redmond Library

Tuesday, May 05, 2015
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

In this talk, Dr. Resat Kasaba, Ph.D. and Director of the Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies, University of Washington, will explain the origins of ISIS and discuss how it affects the relations among the states in the Middle East and the U.S. approach to this vital region of the world.

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Employment Assistance Drop-in

Redmond Library

Wednesday, May 06, 2015
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Are you having trouble getting a job? Are you facing difficulties with housing? Join members of the YWCA Economic Empowerment Team and KCLS librarians to learn how to find assistance with securing stable housing, how to use tools to develop a strong resume and cover letter, how to prepare for interviews and how to seek ...

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Talk Time Class

Redmond Library

Wednesday, May 06, 2015
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

The class provides a casual setting to practice English while making new friends and learning about life in the United States.

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Computer Class: Excel 2013 Level 1

Redmond Library

Wednesday, May 06, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:45 PM

Discover Excel 2013 for work or home. Learn how to store data and perform calculations in a spreadsheet. Must be able to use the mouse and keyboard.

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Talk Time Class

Redmond Library

Thursday, May 07, 2015
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

The class provides a casual setting to practice English while making new friends and learning about life in the United States.

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One-on-One Computer Help

Redmond Library

Thursday, May 07, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Have computer or software questions? TechTutor Volunteers provide basic level help to you. You may bring your own laptop, but TechTutors cannot provide hands-on or hardware assistance.

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Meditation and Wellness

Redmond Library

Monday, May 11, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Meditation has been shown to have many Health benefits, including managing stress, regulating emotion, and increasing physical resilience and self-awareness. Learn and practice meditation techniques with experts from Evergreen Health.

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Literacy Toward Citizenship

Redmond Library

Tuesday, May 12, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Learn about the naturalization process, U.S. government,
history and civics. Practice speaking, reading, writing and
listening to English. Have fun and prepare for your interview!
Have questions? Ask us! Need more information? We have it!
Classes are free and taught in English.

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Talk Time Class

Redmond Library

Tuesday, May 12, 2015
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM

The class provides a casual setting to practice English while making new friends and learning about life in the United States.

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Poetry & Prose Circle

Redmond Library

Tuesday, May 12, 2015
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Bring copies of your poem or story to our next Poetry & Prose Circle. We'll share our writing and then offer helpful suggestions for improvement. Take away a new perspective on your writing. The facilitator will be Michael Dylan Welch, Poet Laureate of Redmond, founder and proprietor of National Haiku Month, and curator o...

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Get Ready for Summer with Your Tween

Redmond Library

Tuesday, May 12, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Learn positive ways to mediate conflict with your tweens, grades 5 – 8. Parents and tweens will work together with counselors to learn communication techniques. This 90 minute workshop is free for tweens and their parents/guardians.

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Talk Time Class

Redmond Library

Wednesday, May 13, 2015
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

The class provides a casual setting to practice English while making new friends and learning about life in the United States.

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Long Term Care Seminar Presented by 3in4 Association

Redmond Library

Wednesday, May 13, 2015
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

The 3in4 Need More campaign is dedicated to raising awareness of the importance of planning for long term care needs. The speaker will be Michael Sondheim with over 28 years of experience with the issues of long term care.
Discuss some of the most commonly asked questions: What part of long term care does my medical ...

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Computer Class: Excel 2013 Level 2

Redmond Library

Wednesday, May 13, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:45 PM

Get more from Excel 2013 including formulas, functions, tables and charts.

Must have Microsoft Excel Level 1 proficiency.

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Talk Time Class

Redmond Library

Thursday, May 14, 2015
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

The class provides a casual setting to practice English while making new friends and learning about life in the United States.

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How Not to Write a Novel

Redmond Library

Saturday, May 16, 2015
12:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Join authors and editors as they discuss the craft and business of writing speculative fiction, including how NOT to write a novel! Author Tina Connolly, award-winning editor and author Jennifer Brozek, bestselling author Raven Oak, and current SFWA VP author Cat Rambo share their expertise on how to and how NOT to write ...

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Computer Class: Word 2013 Level 1

Redmond Library

Saturday, May 16, 2015
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Learn basic skills for entering, correcting and revising text on a computer. Prerequisite: ability to use the mouse and keyboard.

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Afternoon Book Discussion

Redmond Library

Monday, May 18, 2015
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Life After Life by Kate Atkinson

In a radical departure from her Jackson Brodie mystery series, Atkinson delivers a wildly inventive novel about Ursula Todd, born in 1910 and doomed to die and be reborn over and over again.

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Literacy Toward Citizenship

Redmond Library

Tuesday, May 19, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Learn about the naturalization process, U.S. government,
history and civics. Practice speaking, reading, writing and
listening to English. Have fun and prepare for your interview!
Have questions? Ask us! Need more information? We have it!
Classes are free and taught in English.

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Talk Time Class

Redmond Library

Tuesday, May 19, 2015
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM

The class provides a casual setting to practice English while making new friends and learning about life in the United States.

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Talk Time Class

Redmond Library

Wednesday, May 20, 2015
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

The class provides a casual setting to practice English while making new friends and learning about life in the United States.

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Computer Class: Excel 2013 Level 3

Redmond Library

Wednesday, May 20, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:45 PM

Learn to use functions such as Average, Max, Min and PMT.

Prerequisite: Basic understanding of Excel and experience creating and saving spreadsheets.

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Talk Time Class

Redmond Library

Thursday, May 21, 2015
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

The class provides a casual setting to practice English while making new friends and learning about life in the United States.

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Evening Book Discussion Group

Redmond Library

Thursday, May 21, 2015
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

The reading for this group will be announced later this month.

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Creating a Lifetime of Memories

Redmond Library

Thursday, May 21, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

We all have the ability to create keepsakes that will reinforce our unique memories and experiences as well as comfort our loved ones when we are gone. This life affirming session with professionals from EvergreenHealth will review fun, creative ways that you can create and use to share your legacy for years to come.

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One-on-One Computer Help

Redmond Library

Thursday, May 21, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Have computer or software questions? TechTutor Volunteers provide basic level help to you. You may bring your own laptop, but TechTutors cannot provide hands-on or hardware assistance.

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Literacy Toward Citizenship

Redmond Library

Tuesday, May 26, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Learn about the naturalization process, U.S. government,
history and civics. Practice speaking, reading, writing and
listening to English. Have fun and prepare for your interview!
Have questions? Ask us! Need more information? We have it!
Classes are free and taught in English.

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Talk Time Class

Redmond Library

Tuesday, May 26, 2015
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM

The class provides a casual setting to practice English while making new friends and learning about life in the United States.

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Make Friends With Your eReader

Redmond Library

Wednesday, May 27, 2015
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Learn how to download a book to listen to or read. Bring your own device or use one of ours at this drop in session and get the advice you need to begin enjoying this library service.

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Talk Time Class

Redmond Library

Wednesday, May 27, 2015
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

The class provides a casual setting to practice English while making new friends and learning about life in the United States.

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Talk Time Class

Redmond Library

Thursday, May 28, 2015
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

The class provides a casual setting to practice English while making new friends and learning about life in the United States.

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Computer Class: Word 2013 Level 2

Redmond Library

Saturday, May 30, 2015
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Enhance your text documents with document designs, layout and more. Prerequisite: Basic understanding of Word and experience creating and saving documents.

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Literacy Toward Citizenship

Redmond Library

Tuesday, June 02, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Learn about the naturalization process, U.S. government,
history and civics. Practice speaking, reading, writing and
listening to English. Have fun and prepare for your interview!
Have questions? Ask us! Need more information? We have it!
Classes are free and taught in English.

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Talk Time Class

Redmond Library

Tuesday, June 02, 2015
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM

The class provides a casual setting to practice English while making new friends and learning about life in the United States.

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DRAFT: Community Resource Fair - DO NOT PUBLISH

Redmond Library

Wednesday, June 03, 2015
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

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Talk Time Class

Redmond Library

Wednesday, June 03, 2015
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

The class provides a casual setting to practice English while making new friends and learning about life in the United States.

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Talk Time Class

Redmond Library

Thursday, June 04, 2015
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

The class provides a casual setting to practice English while making new friends and learning about life in the United States.

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Circulo de Lectura en Espanol/Spanish Literature Reading Circle

Redmond Library

Friday, June 05, 2015
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

TBA

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Literacy Toward Citizenship

Redmond Library

Tuesday, June 09, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Learn about the naturalization process, U.S. government,
history and civics. Practice speaking, reading, writing and
listening to English. Have fun and prepare for your interview!
Have questions? Ask us! Need more information? We have it!
Classes are free and taught in English.

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Talk Time Class

Redmond Library

Tuesday, June 09, 2015
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM

The class provides a casual setting to practice English while making new friends and learning about life in the United States.

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Talk Time Class

Redmond Library

Wednesday, June 10, 2015
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

The class provides a casual setting to practice English while making new friends and learning about life in the United States.

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Talk Time Class

Redmond Library

Thursday, June 11, 2015
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

The class provides a casual setting to practice English while making new friends and learning about life in the United States.

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Literacy Toward Citizenship

Redmond Library

Tuesday, June 16, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Learn about the naturalization process, U.S. government,
history and civics. Practice speaking, reading, writing and
listening to English. Have fun and prepare for your interview!
Have questions? Ask us! Need more information? We have it!
Classes are free and taught in English.

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Talk Time Class

Redmond Library

Tuesday, June 16, 2015
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM

The class provides a casual setting to practice English while making new friends and learning about life in the United States.

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Talk Time Class

Redmond Library

Wednesday, June 17, 2015
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

The class provides a casual setting to practice English while making new friends and learning about life in the United States.

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Talk Time Class

Redmond Library

Thursday, June 18, 2015
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

The class provides a casual setting to practice English while making new friends and learning about life in the United States.

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Literacy Toward Citizenship

Redmond Library

Tuesday, June 23, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Learn about the naturalization process, U.S. government,
history and civics. Practice speaking, reading, writing and
listening to English. Have fun and prepare for your interview!
Have questions? Ask us! Need more information? We have it!
Classes are free and taught in English.

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Talk Time Class

Redmond Library

Tuesday, June 23, 2015
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM

The class provides a casual setting to practice English while making new friends and learning about life in the United States.

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Talk Time Class

Redmond Library

Wednesday, June 24, 2015
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

The class provides a casual setting to practice English while making new friends and learning about life in the United States.

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Talk Time Class

Redmond Library

Thursday, June 25, 2015
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

The class provides a casual setting to practice English while making new friends and learning about life in the United States.

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Literacy Toward Citizenship

Redmond Library

Tuesday, June 30, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Learn about the naturalization process, U.S. government,
history and civics. Practice speaking, reading, writing and
listening to English. Have fun and prepare for your interview!
Have questions? Ask us! Need more information? We have it!
Classes are free and taught in English.

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Talk Time Class

Redmond Library

Tuesday, June 30, 2015
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM

The class provides a casual setting to practice English while making new friends and learning about life in the United States.

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DRAFT: Community Resource Fair - DO NOT PUBLISH

Redmond Library

Wednesday, July 01, 2015
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

tbd

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Talk Time Class

Redmond Library

Wednesday, July 01, 2015
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

The class provides a casual setting to practice English while making new friends and learning about life in the United States.

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Talk Time Class

Redmond Library

Thursday, July 02, 2015
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

The class provides a casual setting to practice English while making new friends and learning about life in the United States.

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Circulo de Lectura en Espanol/Spanish Literature Reading Circle

Redmond Library

Friday, July 03, 2015
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

TBA

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Literacy Toward Citizenship

Redmond Library

Tuesday, July 07, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Learn about the naturalization process, U.S. government,
history and civics. Practice speaking, reading, writing and
listening to English. Have fun and prepare for your interview!
Have questions? Ask us! Need more information? We have it!
Classes are free and taught in English.

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Talk Time Class

Redmond Library

Tuesday, July 07, 2015
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM

The class provides a casual setting to practice English while making new friends and learning about life in the United States.

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DRAFT: Community Resource Fair - DO NOT PUBLISH

Redmond Library

Wednesday, July 08, 2015
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

tbd

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Talk Time Class

Redmond Library

Wednesday, July 08, 2015
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

The class provides a casual setting to practice English while making new friends and learning about life in the United States.

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Talk Time Class

Redmond Library

Thursday, July 09, 2015
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

The class provides a casual setting to practice English while making new friends and learning about life in the United States.

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Literacy Toward Citizenship

Redmond Library

Tuesday, July 14, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Learn about the naturalization process, U.S. government,
history and civics. Practice speaking, reading, writing and
listening to English. Have fun and prepare for your interview!
Have questions? Ask us! Need more information? We have it!
Classes are free and taught in English.

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Talk Time Class

Redmond Library

Tuesday, July 14, 2015
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM

The class provides a casual setting to practice English while making new friends and learning about life in the United States.

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Talk Time Class

Redmond Library

Wednesday, July 15, 2015
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

The class provides a casual setting to practice English while making new friends and learning about life in the United States.

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Talk Time Class

Redmond Library

Thursday, July 16, 2015
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

The class provides a casual setting to practice English while making new friends and learning about life in the United States.

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