Smithfield Branch Library Debuts Monthly Teen Slime Lab; Job Hunting Class for Adults

Slime Lab is one of several new programs being offered at Smithfield Branch Library. 
With school back in session, the Smithfield Branch Library has several new programs to entertain Birmingham students who drop in after school  this fall.

The library also has several new workshops to help adult patrons looking for a job or needing help sprucing up their resume.

Here is a listing of programs being offered at Smithfield Library in August and beyond:

Job Hunting Class for Adults, August 19, 11:00 a.m.
On August 19 the Smithfield Branch Library is kicking off a new monthly class for patrons looking for jobs. The class will take place at 11:00 a.m. on the third Monday every month. Participants will use Google's platform to search and apply for jobs.

NBA 2K19 Basketball Tournament, August 23, 3:30 p.m.
Smithfield Library is hosting a fun event allowing young gaming enthusiasts to show off their NBK 2K19 skills. Free but advanced registration is required by August 22 at 6:00 p.m.

Waffle Day Monday, August 26, 3:30 p.m. 
This afterschool program is celebrating National Waffle Day, while also teaching teens some practical baking skills.

Pretzel Roller Coasters, Thursday, August 29, 3:30 p.m.
This STEAM program allows teens to build their own roller coaster out of pretzels or team up and build a roller coaster with a partner.

Resume Class, September 5, 4:00 p.m.
Every 1st Thursday of the month at 4:00 p.m, Smithfield Library staffers will provide one-on-one assistance for patrons in creating, editing, and reviewing their resumes.

Slime Lab, September 9, 3:30 p.m.
Every 2nd Wednesday of the month at 3:30 p.m., teens will make a new slime creation.

Tech Tuesday, September 10, 2:30 p.m.
Every 2nd Tuesday every month at 2:30 p.m., patrons will receive one-on-one assistance with their computer/tablet/phone or other device.

Job Hunting, September 16, 11:00 a.m.
Every 3rd Monday of the month at 11:00 a.m., this class will be using Google's job search platform to search and apply for jobs.