Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Santa Fe Libraries as Launchpads

An exciting new opportunity for aspiring entrepreneurs is coming to Santa Fe

The Santa Fe Public Library and the New Mexico State Library, in partnership with Creative Startups, Fab Lab Hub, NMSU Arrowhead Center and local libraries and communities centers, is launching a new entrepreneurship education program, Libraries as Launchpads.
This program is powered by Creative Startups LAB: Pre-Accelerator curriculum and is geared toward early stage businesses.
Participants will learn:
  • How to find and delight customers
  • Understand low-cost product development methods
  • How to plan for cash flow and reach profitability
Applications are open through March 10. Classes will be held April 2 to April 27.

Two information sessions will be held this week on Wednesday, March 7 at 10:00 AM and Thursday, March 9 at 6:00 PM. 

For more information and how to tune in visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/202565610499144/
If you or someone you know is interested more information, it can be found at http://creativestartups.org/libraries-launchpads. Applications can also be taken at that site.

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Teen Job Fair

La Farge Branch 40th Anniversary

Mayor Alan Webber will welcome guests and introduce City Councilors and other guests Saturday at the 40th Anniversary Celebration of the Oliver La Farge Branch Library, 1730 Llano Street  in Santa Fe.  It is scheduled for Saturday, March 17 from 1:00pm-4:00pm. Mayor Webber will speak at 1:30 pm.

Named for Pulitzer Prize winning author Oliver La Farge, the branch is a popular one in South-Central Santa Fe. Many photographs and press clippings plus memorabilia about Oliver La Farge will be on display.

John Pen La Farge, son of Oliver, will speak at the program and read from his father’s works. 
The program will include music, refreshments and a special program for children.

Computer Coding Camp

A 10-hour comprehensive computer programming for youth.  Contact Mark Galassi to register.

Spring Book Sale

The Friends of the Santa Fe Public Library will hold a spring book sale on Saturday, March 10 and Sunday, March 11 at the Main Library.  Specially-priced books (Southwest Room) and discount books (Community Room) will be available.

Saturday, March 10: Members only 10:00 AM–Noon; open to the public Noon – 4:00 PM
Sunday, March 11: 1:00 – 4:00 PM open to the public; Bag Day in the Community Room

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

SFPL Presents: Wild Spirit Wolf Sanctuary, February 2, 11, & 24

Winter Book Sale at La Farge, February 10

La Farge Winter Sale, 1730 Llano Street
Bag Sale All Day, $10 a bag
Open to the public all day
Saturday, February 10th: 10:00 AM–4:00 PM

Attention Teachers: All teachers with school ID may take books for their classrooms free of charge on Saturday, Feb. 10th beginning at 1:00 PM.