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The Switchboard is the welcoming front door for individuals to connect their interests to opportunity, services, databases and resources inside and outside the Library.
Community Mixtape Project
Gather your favorite songs & spread joy through the NHFPL Community Mixtape Project! To join in, simply create a 30min Spotify playlist & share it with us. We will feature your mix on social media & in the library cafe upon reopening. More Details
City Facts 2020 Contest
Fill out the quiz using any resource you like and the winners will be entered into a prize raffle at the end of the month!
EXCHANGE - REGISTER
The Exchange offers an entrepreneurial and social space for collaboration and co-working around business, civic and community issues.
Collab Office Hours – ***In-Person Office Hours Temporarily Changed to Phone Hours until further notice*** Please visit collabnewhaven.org to make an appointment
Collab is a small business, nonprofit, and for-profit support program committed to serving Connecticut entrepreneurs. Get one-on-one advice about obtaining capital, mentorship, and other resources for entrepreneurs based in Connecticut. For more information about Collab, visit collabnewhaven.org.
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Black Lives Matter: The History of the Movement & How it Impacts Your Business with Randi McCray Virtual
Tuesday, July 07, 12:00- 1:00 pm
Randi McCray will provide a one-hour session covering the historical connection to today’s BLM movement and the ways you can cultivate a culture of allyship within yourself and your organization.
Artrepreneur Series Goes Virtual!
Join us for a conversation with prominent New Haven artists as they discuss the opportunities and challenges unique to being an artist and an entrepreneur. This series is facilitated by local artist and entrepreneur, Eric Rey. Register to receive the Zoom link invitation one day prior to the event via email.
TINKER LAB - REGISTER
The Tinker Lab provides the training and tools for experimentation and an introduction to the world of creating and making, an essential element of the 21st-century learner.
Learn to Code with Page Swanson
Office hours every Monday from 6:30-8:30 pm, starting June 15. Virtual Meetings
First programming class
Learn to Code: Animated Life in the Browser
June 9 from 6:30-7:30 pm
Learn to use web technologies to build simple models and animate them on your own web page.
Learn to Code Classes
Join full-stack developer Page Swanson to learn the basics of computer programming. This program will be held virtually via Zoom.
July 7 from 6:30 to 7:30 pm Register
July 21 from 6:30 to 7:30 pm Register
Aug 4 from 6:30 to 7:30 pm Register
Aug 18 from 6:30 to 7:30 pm Register
Sept 1 from 6:30 to 7:30 pm Register
Sept 15 from 6:30 to 7:30 pm Register
Sept 29 from 6:30 to 7:30 pm Register
Oct 13 from 6:30 to 7:30 pm Register
Oct 27 from 6:30 to 7:30 pm Register
Nov 10 from 6:30 to 7:30 pm Register
Nov 24 from 6:30 to 7:30 pm Register
Dec 8 from 6:30 to 7:30 pm Register
Dec 22 from 6:30 to 7:30 pm Register
Equipment Certification click the date to register
3D Printer Makerbot Level 1
3D Printer Prusa Level 2 Note: ***You must be certified with the Makerbot before you may take the Prusa class.
Laser Cutter Basics Level 1
Laser Cutter Rotary Attachment Level 2 Note: ***You must be fully certified with the laser cutter before you may take the rotary attachment class.
Vinyl Cutter Note: We are currently performing maintenance on our vinyl cutter. Thanks for your patience!
Spanish Certification: By appointment only.
GRAPHIC DESIGN PROGRAMS
The Café and patio are open!
We are excited to announce the arrival of our new partner, Orchid Café on the Green. Orchid Café actively employs graduates and current students of ConnCAT’s culinary arts program and is intended to help local talent “transform their lives” through culinary arts. Orchid Café on the Green, located at the New Haven Free Public Library’s Ives Main Branch, will be their second café location to open. In this partnership, we are excited to support community-focused programming and exceptional hospitality. Stay tuned for updates, special events and more!
The Café is an ideal spot for networking and social gatherings offering beverages and snacks to relax and recharge as well as a patio overlooking the New Haven Green.
If you have any questions you can call 203.946.8130 ext.140
Ives Squared is made possible with support from: