Mar
24
Fri
Skynet Junior Scholars: New Scholars @ Chelsea District Library at Learning Lab
Mar 24 @ 3:30 pm – 4:15 pm

This session is for new participants, and will cover the basic telescope training, introduction of space photography, and the science of telescopes and light.  Participants will receive a printed copy of their best photography.Skynet Junior Scholars is a program designed to engage young explorers in the study of the Universe using the same tools as professionals.  Participants will be able to control powerful telescopes all over the world.  Students will capture images of galaxies, nebulae and other astronomical objects. The final session will take place at the Gerald E Eddy Discovery Center, where photos taken by participants will be revealed to the public.  Parents and friends are invited to attend this special event.  Participants are expected to participate in all sessions.  Please use a valid phone number and email address when registering — you will receive a parental permission form via email that must be returned to the library before March 3rd..  In Partnership with the Gerald E. Eddy Discovery Center

Skynet Senior Scholars @ Chelsea District Library at Learning Lab
Mar 24 @ 4:20 pm – 5:15 pm

This session is for returning participants who are working on special projects, or who would like to continue to improve their space photography.  Skynet Junior Scholars is a program designed to engage young explorers in the study of the Universe using the same tools as professionals.  Participants will be able to control powerful telescopes all over the world.  Students will capture images of galaxies, nebulae and other astronomical objects. The final session will take place at the Gerald E Eddy Discovery Center, where photos taken by participants will be revealed to the public.  Parents and friends are invited to attend this special event.  Participants are expected to participate in all sessions.  Please use a valid phone number and email address when registering — you will receive a parental permission form via email that must be returned to the library before March 3rd..  In Partnership with the Gerald E. Eddy Discovery Center

Mar
26
Sun
Chelsea Action Uprooting Racism Book Group @ Chelsea District Library at McKune Room
Mar 26 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

***Non-Library Program*** Uprooting Racism: How White People Can Work for Racial Justice by Paul Kivel.Despite what some polls show about white people’s perceptions about racism no longer being a major societal problem, large inequalities still exist in the United States. Kivel, a white male nationally known for his anti-racism education for over 40 years, engages the reader with history, suggestions, exercises, and examples of how white people can do their own work. Open to public, but knowledge of the reading material is greatly encouraged.For complete schedule of chapters to be discussed each week, please contact: LeAnn at chelsea.uprooting.racism@gmail.com. 

Mar
27
Mon
5 Healthy Towns – Chelsea Walk @ Chelsea District Library
Mar 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

***Non-Library Program*** Join Karla from the 5 Healthy Towns – Chelsea, for a weekly walk around town.  Please meet by the memorial benches on the NW corner of the library lawn.  For more information please contact Karla at Karla.Bernath@stjoeshealth.org.

Chelsea Knits & Crochets @ Chelsea District Library at McKune Room
Mar 27 @ 7:00 pm – Mar 27 @ 8:30 pm

Non-Library Program: Meeting of knitters & crocheter’s in the Chelsea area. For more information please contact: Mary Budzinski at marybudz@me.com.