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Language Exchange Café

6:00pm - 7:30pm
East Community Library @ SPC
Library Branch: East Community Library @ SPC
Room: East Community Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Educational, Literacy, Spanish/En Español
Program Description:
Practice a foreign language and experience real language and cultural exchange. One -on-one conversation is a great way to learn to speak a new language. You'll Spend half the time teaching someone to speak your language and the other half lear...

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Under Florida law, information provided to municipalities are public records and may be subject to a public records request.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Arts And Crafts Roadshow

10:30am - 12:00pm
Off Site
Offsite Event
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Clubs
Program Description:
We're taking this show on the road! Join us at Starbucks, 433 Cleveland St, every month to work on a project surrounded by friends. This is a BYOP, bring your own project, event. If you need accountability to finish that sweater you're knitting, get ...

Disclaimer(s)

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library at (727) 562-4970.

Ages 16+ This program is designed and intended for patrons ages 16 and above. Programs requiring registration may limit participation to those patrons who meet the age requirement. 

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

After-School Chess Club

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Countryside Library
Library Branch: Countryside Library
Room: Countryside Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Games & Hobbies
Program Description:
Play chess with a worthy opponent or learn the game from a teen volunteer. Grades K-12. There will be no Chess Club during special events, holidays, or school breaks. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Under Florida law, information provided to municipalities are public records and may be subject to a public records request.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Elites on the Rise: A Future Leaders Entrepreneur Program

5:00pm - 6:30pm
North Greenwood Library
Registration
Library Branch: North Greenwood Library
Room: North Greenwood Community Room
Age Group: Teens, All Ages
Program Type: Business & Entrepreneurship, Educational, Money & Finance, Technology Training
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Program Description:
Elites on the Rise is a coaching and mentorship program designed to give our "next generation" hands-on, practical, and relevant teaching in areas that foster success in life. Who Can Apply: Youth and young adults ages 10 - 25 Program Length: 8...

Disclaimer(s)

As a courtesy to those on the waiting list, cancellations should be submitted at least 24 hours in advance of the program. Please remember that three (3) cancellations/no shows within a calendar year will result in forfeiture of registration privileges.

Parents/Guardians: Please register yourselves as well as your children. Thank you.

Please arrive on time. Late arrivals may be restricted from participating and registered spots may be given to someone on the waiting list. Repeated late arrivals and a repeated failure to notify staff of cancellation in advance may result in a restriction from participating in future programs.

Under Florida law, information provided to municipalities are public records and may be subject to a public records request.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Game On!

5:00pm - 6:30pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Main Teen Room, 2nd Floor
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Games & Hobbies
Program Description:
Ages 13-18. Video games, board games, Dungeons & Dragons, and trading card games. Gaming consoles and board games provided. Bring your own trading card decks and handheld gaming devices. ...

Disclaimer(s)

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library at (727) 562-4970.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Beginning English Class

5:30pm - 7:00pm
East Community Library @ SPC
Registration
Library Branch: East Community Library @ SPC
Room: East Community Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Educational, Literacy
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Program Description:
Partnership program with the Literacy Council of Upper Pinellas for students to practice conversational English with literacy tutors. ...

Disclaimer(s)

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library at (727) 562-4970.

Please arrive on time. Late arrivals may be restricted from participating and registered spots may be given to someone on the waiting list. Repeated late arrivals and a repeated failure to notify staff of cancellation in advance may result in a restriction from participating in future programs.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Mahjong At Main

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Main Service Desk
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Clubs, Games & Hobbies
Program Description:
Join us on the third floor in the non-fiction section to play American Mahjong every Thursday! We will provide the sets and scorecards for up to four games at once. We'll see you in the stacks! ...

Disclaimer(s)

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library at (727) 562-4970.

Ages 16+ This program is designed and intended for patrons ages 16 and above. Programs requiring registration may limit participation to those patrons who meet the age requirement. 

Please arrive on time. Late arrivals may be restricted from participating and registered spots may be given to someone on the waiting list. Repeated late arrivals and a repeated failure to notify staff of cancellation in advance may result in a restriction from participating in future programs.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

STEAM Scene: 3-D Print with Sand!

4:00pm - 5:30pm
North Greenwood Library
Library Branch: North Greenwood Library
Room: North Greenwood Community Room
Age Group: Children, Teens, All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Educational, STEM / STEAM
Program Description:
Join us every month for a new challenge at our STEAM Scene! This month participants will be challenged to make their own 3-D Print with Sand!  Registration is not required, but space is limited and offered on a first-come, first-served bas...

Disclaimer(s)

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library at (727) 562-4970.

Groups of 10 or more must call and register with a staff member at (727) 562-4970.

Under Florida law, information provided to municipalities are public records and may be subject to a public records request.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Power-Coders Rock! Computer Coding & AI Training

12:00pm - 2:30pm
North Greenwood Library
Registration
Library Branch: North Greenwood Library
Room: North Greenwood Community Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Business & Entrepreneurship, Educational, Games & Hobbies, STEM / STEAM, Technology Training
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 33
Program Description:
Hosted by Powerful Young Adults Inc., this program provides STEM and website coding training to at-risk and under-served young adults ages 16-25. Our vision extends beyond just coding. It is about empowering youth and young adults with the tools they...

Disclaimer(s)

Ages 16+ This program is designed and intended for patrons ages 16 and above. Programs requiring registration may limit participation to those patrons who meet the age requirement. 

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, dairy, or other allergens.

Please arrive on time. Late arrivals may be restricted from participating and registered spots may be given to someone on the waiting list. Repeated late arrivals and a repeated failure to notify staff of cancellation in advance may result in a restriction from participating in future programs.

Under Florida law, information provided to municipalities are public records and may be subject to a public records request.

By registering for this program, you acknowledge that you understand that this program may be recorded (both audio and/or video) and posted for public viewing on the library's online platforms.

The information contained in the multimedia content (“Video Content”) posted represents the views and opinions of the original creators of such Video Content and does not necessarily represent the views or opinions of the City of Clearwater (“City”). The Video Content has been made available for informational and educational purposes only. The City does not make any representation or warranties with respect to the accuracy, applicability, fitness, or completeness of the Video Content. The City does not warrant the performance, effectiveness or applicability of any sites listed or linked to in any Video Content. The City hereby disclaims any and all liability to any party for any direct, indirect, implied, punitive, special, incidental or other consequential damages arising directly or indirectly from any use of the Video Content, which is provided as is, and without warranties.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Designer Genes: Sustainability Science Fair

12:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Main Service Desk
Age Group: Children, Teens, Adults, All Ages
Program Type: Art Displays & Exhibits, Arts & Crafts, Educational, Nature & the Environment, STEM / STEAM
Program Description:
The Clearwater Public Library is partnering with the City's Sustainability Department to host a science extravaganza! The theme of the fair is environmental vulnerability and sustainability. Everyone is welcome to join us for fun projects, hands on l...

Disclaimer(s)

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library at (727) 562-4970.

Children under 10 years old are welcome to attend with parent or guardian supervision throughout the program.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

VIRTUAL Resume Fixer Upper

All Day
North Greenwood Library
Library Branch: North Greenwood Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Business & Entrepreneurship
Program Description:
Need to revamp your resume? Submit your old resume and a librarian will turn it into the perfect eye catcher that will increase your chances of getting the job. *This is not an in-person program. If you need assistance, please email christa.smith@...

Disclaimer(s)

Ages 16+ This program is designed and intended for patrons ages 16 and above. Programs requiring registration may limit participation to those patrons who meet the age requirement. 

Under Florida law, information provided to municipalities are public records and may be subject to a public records request.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Intermediate English Conversation Class

6:00pm - 7:30pm
East Community Library @ SPC
Registration
Library Branch: East Community Library @ SPC
Room: East Community Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Educational, Literacy
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Program Description:
Partnership program with the Literacy Council of Upper Pinellas for students to practice conversational English with literacy tutors. ...

Disclaimer(s)

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library at (727) 562-4970.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Language Exchange Café

6:00pm - 7:30pm
East Community Library @ SPC
Library Branch: East Community Library @ SPC
Room: East Community Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Educational, Literacy, Spanish/En Español
Program Description:
Practice a foreign language and experience real language and cultural exchange. One -on-one conversation is a great way to learn to speak a new language. You'll Spend half the time teaching someone to speak your language and the other half lear...

Disclaimer(s)

Under Florida law, information provided to municipalities are public records and may be subject to a public records request.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

After-School Chess Club

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Countryside Library
Library Branch: Countryside Library
Room: Countryside Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Games & Hobbies
Program Description:
Play chess with a worthy opponent or learn the game from a teen volunteer! Grades K-12. There will be no Chess Club during special events, holidays, or school breaks. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Under Florida law, information provided to municipalities are public records and may be subject to a public records request.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Elites on the Rise: A Future Leaders Entrepreneur Program

5:00pm - 6:30pm
North Greenwood Library
Registration
Library Branch: North Greenwood Library
Room: North Greenwood Community Room
Age Group: Teens, All Ages
Program Type: Business & Entrepreneurship, Educational, Money & Finance, Technology Training
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Program Description:
Elites on the Rise is a coaching and mentorship program designed to give our "next generation" hands-on, practical, and relevant teaching in areas that foster success in life. Who Can Apply: Youth and young adults ages 10 - 25 Program Length: 8...

Disclaimer(s)

As a courtesy to those on the waiting list, cancellations should be submitted at least 24 hours in advance of the program. Please remember that three (3) cancellations/no shows within a calendar year will result in forfeiture of registration privileges.

Parents/Guardians: Please register yourselves as well as your children. Thank you.

Please arrive on time. Late arrivals may be restricted from participating and registered spots may be given to someone on the waiting list. Repeated late arrivals and a repeated failure to notify staff of cancellation in advance may result in a restriction from participating in future programs.

Under Florida law, information provided to municipalities are public records and may be subject to a public records request.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Game On!

5:00pm - 6:30pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Main Teen Room, 2nd Floor
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Games & Hobbies
Program Description:
Ages 13-18. Video games, board games, Dungeons & Dragons, and trading card games. Gaming consoles and board games provided. Bring your own trading card decks and handheld gaming devices. ...

Disclaimer(s)

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library at (727) 562-4970.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Roll With It: Dungeons And Dragons Group

5:00pm - 6:30pm
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Games & Hobbies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Program Description:
Join this beginner-friendly gaming group and connect with your community by playing one of the most popular tabletop RPGs in the Heritage Studio on the 4th floor. Dice, supplies, and introductory information will be provided. Registration is not requ...

Disclaimer(s)

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library at (727) 562-4970.

Under Florida law, information provided to municipalities are public records and may be subject to a public records request.

Ages 16+ This program is designed and intended for patrons ages 16 and above. Programs requiring registration may limit participation to those patrons who meet the age requirement. 

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Beginning English Class

5:30pm - 7:00pm
East Community Library @ SPC
Registration
Library Branch: East Community Library @ SPC
Room: East Community Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Educational, Literacy
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Program Description:
Partnership program with the Literacy Council of Upper Pinellas for students to practice conversational English with literacy tutors. ...

Disclaimer(s)

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library at (727) 562-4970.

Please arrive on time. Late arrivals may be restricted from participating and registered spots may be given to someone on the waiting list. Repeated late arrivals and a repeated failure to notify staff of cancellation in advance may result in a restriction from participating in future programs.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Weaving Wednesday

6:00pm - 7:30pm
East Community Library @ SPC
Registration
Library Branch: East Community Library @ SPC
Room: East Program Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Program Description:
Join us once a month for a different weaving project! Learn techniques, styles, and experiment with different mediums. Materials will be provided. Registration required.  ...

Disclaimer(s)

Under Florida law, information provided to municipalities are public records and may be subject to a public records request.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

A (Not So Critical) History Of Art

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults, All Ages
Program Type: Art Displays & Exhibits, Book Clubs & Discussion Groups, Educational, Local History & Genealogy
Program Description:
Join us in the Heritage Studio, on the Fourth Floor, for a presentation about famous artists throughout history. This month we will be learning about Salvador Dali! ...

Disclaimer(s)

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library at (727) 562-4970.

Please arrive on time. Late arrivals may be restricted from participating and registered spots may be given to someone on the waiting list. Repeated late arrivals and a repeated failure to notify staff of cancellation in advance may result in a restriction from participating in future programs.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Mahjong At Main

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Main Service Desk
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Clubs, Games & Hobbies
Program Description:
Join us on the third floor in the non-fiction section to play American Mahjong every Thursday! We will provide the sets and scorecards for up to four games at once. We'll see you in the stacks! ...

Disclaimer(s)

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library at (727) 562-4970.

Ages 16+ This program is designed and intended for patrons ages 16 and above. Programs requiring registration may limit participation to those patrons who meet the age requirement. 

Please arrive on time. Late arrivals may be restricted from participating and registered spots may be given to someone on the waiting list. Repeated late arrivals and a repeated failure to notify staff of cancellation in advance may result in a restriction from participating in future programs.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

VIRTUAL Resume Fixer Upper

All Day
North Greenwood Library
Library Branch: North Greenwood Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Business & Entrepreneurship
Program Description:
Need to revamp your resume? Submit your old resume and a librarian will turn it into the perfect eye catcher that will increase your chances of getting the job. *This is not an in-person program. If you need assistance, please email christa.smith@...

Disclaimer(s)

Ages 16+ This program is designed and intended for patrons ages 16 and above. Programs requiring registration may limit participation to those patrons who meet the age requirement. 

Under Florida law, information provided to municipalities are public records and may be subject to a public records request.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Trivia Night @ East

5:30pm - 7:00pm
East Community Library @ SPC
Library Branch: East Community Library @ SPC
Room: East Program Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Games & Hobbies
Program Description:
Test your trivia knowledge at the library! Compete solo or bring your trivia team as you battle it out to see who will reign supreme! With three full rounds of questions from a broad range of categories, there’s something for everyone! This event is ...

Disclaimer(s)

As a courtesy to those on the waiting list, cancellations should be submitted at least 24 hours in advance of the program. Please remember that three (3) cancellations/no shows within a calendar year will result in forfeiture of registration privileges.

Please arrive on time. Late arrivals may be restricted from participating and registered spots may be given to someone on the waiting list. Repeated late arrivals and a repeated failure to notify staff of cancellation in advance may result in a restriction from participating in future programs.

Under Florida law, information provided to municipalities are public records and may be subject to a public records request.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Intermediate English Conversation Class

6:00pm - 7:30pm
East Community Library @ SPC
Registration
Library Branch: East Community Library @ SPC
Room: East Community Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Educational, Literacy
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Program Description:
Partnership program with the Literacy Council of Upper Pinellas for students to practice conversational English with literacy tutors. ...

Disclaimer(s)

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library at (727) 562-4970.