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Activities, Club Events
Wednesday, August 05, 2020 - 12:00pm
with Librarian and Historian Taryn Edwards
Free
Activities
Thursday, August 06, 2020 - 11:00am
A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/write-now-a-virtual-drop-in-writing-session-registration-105019686710
Classes, Club Events
Friday, August 07, 2020 - 12:00pm
a class with Literary Agent Katharine Sands
MI Members $79, Public $99
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/master-pitch-theatre-with-literary-agent-katharine-sands-tickets-113385685638
CinemaLit Films, Club Events
Friday, August 07, 2020 - 6:00pm
August 2020 -Black Lives in Film
Members Free, Public Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/a-zoom-discussion-of-i-am-not-your-negro2016-93-minutes-registration-114357002874
Chess Tournaments, Scholastic Events
Saturday, August 08, 2020 - 3:00pm
Every weekend via ChessKid.com
$20
Activities, Club Events
Tuesday, August 11, 2020 - 5:30pm
Members Free
Meet the Author(s), Club Events
Wednesday, August 12, 2020 - 6:00pm
presented by Jim Schein
Members & Public Free
Book Group Meetings, Club Events, World Literature
Wednesday, August 12, 2020 - 7:00pm
Euripides
Members Free
Activities
Thursday, August 13, 2020 - 11:00am
A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/write-now-a-virtual-drop-in-writing-session-registration-105019686710
CinemaLit Films, Club Events
Friday, August 14, 2020 - 6:00pm
August 2020 -Black Lives in Film
Members Free, Public Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/a-zoom-discussion-of-daughters-of-the-dust1991-112-minutes-registration-114365672806
Activities, Club Events
Wednesday, August 19, 2020 - 12:00pm
with Librarian and Historian Taryn Edwards
Free
Activities, Club Events
Wednesday, August 19, 2020 - 6:00pm
moderated by Lyzette Wanzer
Members & Public Free
Activities
Thursday, August 20, 2020 - 11:00am
A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/write-now-a-virtual-drop-in-writing-session-registration-105019686710
CinemaLit Films, Club Events
Friday, August 21, 2020 - 6:00pm
August 2020 -Black Lives in Film
Members Free, Public Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/a-zoom-discussion-of-chisholm-72-unbought-and-unbossed2004-77-minutes-registration-115289140924
Classes, Club Events
Saturday, August 22, 2020 - 10:00am
A Virtual Workshop in the Art of Storytelling with Kate Farrell
MI Members $19.99, Public $24.99
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/story-power-the-storytelling-revolution-tickets-111723504008
Chess Tournaments, Scholastic Events
Saturday, August 22, 2020 - 3:00pm
Every weekend via ChessKid.com
$20
Activities, Club Events
Tuesday, August 25, 2020 - 5:30pm
Members Free
Activities, Club Events
Wednesday, August 26, 2020 - 5:00pm
with Lieutenant Governor Eleni Kounalakis and Other Guests
Free to all
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/suffrage-100-a-centennial-celebration-on-zoom-tickets-115139222514
Book Group Meetings, Club Events, World Literature
Wednesday, August 26, 2020 - 7:00pm
by Katherine Anne Porter
Members Free
Activities
Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 11:00am
A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/write-now-a-virtual-drop-in-writing-session-registration-105019686710
Classes, Club Events
Friday, August 28, 2020 - 10:00am
10 Ways to Leverage Authority Marketing to Grow A Meaningful Brand
MI Members $75, Public $95
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/building-your-author-platform-tickets-115116263844
CinemaLit Films, Club Events
Friday, August 28, 2020 - 6:00pm
August 2020 -Black Lives in Film
Members Free, Public Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/a-zoom-discussion-of-the-last-black-man-in-san-francisco-2019-121-minutes-registration-115291945312
Activities, Club Events
Wednesday, September 02, 2020 - 12:00pm
with Librarian and Historian Taryn Edwards
Free
Classes, Club Events
Wednesday, September 02, 2020 - 5:30pm
with Emily Laskin
Members $224, Public $269
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/dostoevskys-demons-with-emily-laskin-tickets-110695384876
Activities
Thursday, September 03, 2020 - 11:00am
A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/write-now-a-virtual-drop-in-writing-session-registration-105019686710
Activities, Club Events
Thursday, September 03, 2020 - 6:00pm
with Michael Warr and Chun Yu
Free
Activities, Club Events
Friday, September 04, 2020 - 12:00pm
a conversation with Emily Freeman, Louise Nayer, and Lindsey Crittenden
Members & Public Free
Activities, Club Events
Tuesday, September 08, 2020 - 5:30pm
Members Free
Activities
Thursday, September 10, 2020 - 11:00am
A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/write-now-a-virtual-drop-in-writing-session-registration-105019686710
Classes, Club Events
Saturday, September 12, 2020 - 11:00am
a class with Lyzette Wanzer
MI Members $39, Public $49
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/write-your-artist-statement-boot-camp-with-lyzette-wanzer-tickets-113390343570
Activities, Club Events
Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 12:00pm
with Librarian and Historian Taryn Edwards
Free
Activities
Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 11:00am
A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/write-now-a-virtual-drop-in-writing-session-registration-105019686710
Activities
Thursday, September 24, 2020 - 11:00am
A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/write-now-a-virtual-drop-in-writing-session-registration-105019686710
Activities, Club Events
Tuesday, September 29, 2020 - 5:30pm
Members Free
Activities, Club Events
Wednesday, September 30, 2020 - 12:00pm
with Librarian and Historian Taryn Edwards
Free
Activities
Thursday, October 01, 2020 - 11:00am
A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/write-now-a-virtual-drop-in-writing-session-registration-105019686710
Activities
Thursday, October 08, 2020 - 11:00am
A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/write-now-a-virtual-drop-in-writing-session-registration-105019686710
Activities, Club Events
Tuesday, October 13, 2020 - 5:30pm
Members Free
Activities, Club Events
Wednesday, October 14, 2020 - 12:00pm
with Librarian and Historian Taryn Edwards
Free
Activities
Thursday, October 15, 2020 - 11:00am
A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/write-now-a-virtual-drop-in-writing-session-registration-105019686710
Activities
Thursday, October 22, 2020 - 11:00am
A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/write-now-a-virtual-drop-in-writing-session-registration-105019686710
Activities, Club Events
Tuesday, October 27, 2020 - 5:30pm
Members Free
Activities, Club Events
Wednesday, October 28, 2020 - 12:00pm
with Librarian and Historian Taryn Edwards
Free
Activities
Thursday, October 29, 2020 - 11:00am
A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/write-now-a-virtual-drop-in-writing-session-registration-105019686710
Activities
Thursday, November 05, 2020 - 11:00am
A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/write-now-a-virtual-drop-in-writing-session-registration-105019686710
Activities, Club Events
Tuesday, November 10, 2020 - 5:30pm
Members Free
Activities, Club Events
Wednesday, November 11, 2020 - 12:00pm
with Librarian and Historian Taryn Edwards
Free
Activities
Thursday, November 12, 2020 - 11:00am
A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/write-now-a-virtual-drop-in-writing-session-registration-105019686710
Activities
Thursday, November 19, 2020 - 11:00am
A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/write-now-a-virtual-drop-in-writing-session-registration-105019686710
Activities, Club Events
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 - 5:30pm
Members Free
Activities, Club Events
Wednesday, November 25, 2020 - 12:00pm
with Librarian and Historian Taryn Edwards
Free
Activities
Thursday, November 26, 2020 - 11:00am
A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/write-now-a-virtual-drop-in-writing-session-registration-105019686710
Activities
Thursday, December 03, 2020 - 11:00am
A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/write-now-a-virtual-drop-in-writing-session-registration-105019686710
Activities, Club Events
Tuesday, December 08, 2020 - 5:30pm
Members Free
Activities, Club Events
Wednesday, December 09, 2020 - 12:00pm
with Librarian and Historian Taryn Edwards
Free
Activities
Thursday, December 10, 2020 - 11:00am
A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/write-now-a-virtual-drop-in-writing-session-registration-105019686710
Activities, Club Events
Wednesday, December 23, 2020 - 12:00pm
with Librarian and Historian Taryn Edwards
Free
Activities, Club Events
Tuesday, December 29, 2020 - 5:30pm
Members Free
Activities, Club Events
Wednesday, January 06, 2021 - 12:00pm
with Librarian and Historian Taryn Edwards
Free
Activities, Club Events
Wednesday, January 20, 2021 - 12:00pm
with Librarian and Historian Taryn Edwards
Free
Activities, Club Events
Wednesday, February 03, 2021 - 12:00pm
with Librarian and Historian Taryn Edwards
Free
Activities
Wednesday, August 05, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Virtual Tour of the Mechanics' Institute

with Librarian and Historian Taryn Edwards

If you are a new, long-time, or prospective member the Virtual Tour of the Mechanics' Institute will orient you to our building, include an overview of our history and mission, and outline our current services and the benefits of membership.

Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Thursday, August 06, 2020 - 11:00am

Write If You Dare!

A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free

Classes
Friday, August 07, 2020 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Master-Pitch Theatre

a class with Literary Agent Katharine Sands

Your pitch is a performance. Whether you deliver it in person or on the printed page. Literary agent Katharine Sands shows you how to hone the on-page elements and in-person aspects of the pitch. This interactive class is limited to just 12 students. They will have the opportunity to pitch their book to Katharine for feedback on how to make it a Master-Pitch!

MI Members $79
Public $99

CinemaLit Films
Friday, August 07, 2020 - 6:00pm

A Zoom Salon of I Am Not Your Negro (2019) 93 min

August 2020 -Black Lives in Film

A Zoom salon of I Am Not Your Negro: A documentary based on author James Baldwin's personal and impassioned examination of racism in America, with special guest film critic Omar Moore.

Members Free
Public Free

Chess Tournaments
Saturday, August 08, 2020 - 3:00pm

Online Rated Scholastic Chess Tournaments

Every weekend via ChessKid.com

- 6 rounds of G/10+2 - more details on tournament details here.
- games will be US Chess Online quick rated - all games to be screened for fair play.
- Prizes: Trophies or Medals to: Top 5 overal player, Top 3 under800, Top 3 under400, Top Girl

$20
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Tuesday, August 11, 2020 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Knit Happens Online

Are you a crafty member of the Mechanics' Institute? Knit happens, but we'd love to see your crochet too! Bring a project and get to know your fellow Mechanics' Institute members and staff over Zoom. Knit Happens bimonthly: every second and last Tuesday. All skill levels welcome — join us!

Members Free
More information
No registration required.

Meet the Author(s)
Wednesday, August 12, 2020 - 6:00pm

Gold Mountain, Big City: Ken Cathcart's 1947 Illustrated Map of San Francisco's Chinatown

presented by Jim Schein

Join us for a virtual presentation of Jim Schein's new book about Ken Cathcart's 1947 illustrated map of San Francisco's Chinatown.

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Book Group Meetings - World Literature
Wednesday, August 12, 2020 - 7:00pm to 8:15pm

The Bacchae

Euripides

Discuss a new translation by poet Robin Robertson

Members Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Thursday, August 13, 2020 - 11:00am

Write If You Dare!

A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free

CinemaLit Films
Friday, August 14, 2020 - 6:00pm

A Zoom Salon of Daughters of the Dust (1991) 112 min

August 2020 -Black Lives in Film

A Zoom salon of Daughters of the DustJulia Dash's incandescent depiction of a Gullah-speaking family's 1902 reunion on Dawtuh, a small island off the coast of Georgia.

Members Free
Public Free

Activities
Wednesday, August 19, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Virtual Tour of the Mechanics' Institute

with Librarian and Historian Taryn Edwards

If you are a new, long-time, or prospective member the Virtual Tour of the Mechanics' Institute will orient you to our building, include an overview of our history and mission, and outline our current services and the benefits of membership.

Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Wednesday, August 19, 2020 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Flash Fiction Open Mic

moderated by Lyzette Wanzer

In this virtual open mic event, share your flash fiction examining the truths and the lies we’re uncovering amid this global pandemic. Moderated by author Lyzette Wanzer.

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Thursday, August 20, 2020 - 11:00am

Write If You Dare!

A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free

CinemaLit Films
Friday, August 21, 2020 - 6:00pm

A Zoom Salon of Chisholm '72: Unbought and Unbossed (2004) 77 min

August 2020 -Black Lives in Film

A Zoom salon of Chisholm '72: Unbought and Unbossed, a documentary that charts Shirley Chisholm's historic presidential campaign.

Members Free
Public Free

Classes
Saturday, August 22, 2020 - 10:00am to 11:30am

Story Power: The Storytelling Revolution from Traditional to Personal

A Virtual Workshop in the Art of Storytelling with Kate Farrell

Kate Farrell, author of Story Power, discusses the radical change in storytelling along with contributors to the book who will model their stories.

MI Members $19.99
Public $24.99

Chess Tournaments
Saturday, August 22, 2020 - 3:00pm

Online Rated Scholastic Chess Tournaments

Every weekend via ChessKid.com

- 6 rounds of G/10+2 - more details on tournament details here.
- games will be US Chess Online quick rated - all games to be screened for fair play.
- Prizes: Trophies or Medals to: Top 5 overal player, Top 3 under800, Top 3 under400, Top Girl

$20
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Tuesday, August 25, 2020 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Knit Happens Online

Are you a crafty member of the Mechanics' Institute? Knit happens, but we'd love to see your crochet too! Bring a project and get to know your fellow Mechanics' Institute members and staff over Zoom. Knit Happens bimonthly: every second and last Tuesday. All skill levels welcome — join us!

Members Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Wednesday, August 26, 2020 - 5:00pm

Suffrage 100: A Centennial Celebration on Zoom, Cosponsored by the League of Women Voters, SF

with Lieutenant Governor Eleni Kounalakis and Other Guests

Celebrate the anniversary of women’s right to vote with California Lt. Governor Eleni Kounalakis, Alameda County Supervisor Wilma Chan, Aimee Allison, former President of Democracy in Color, Marisa Lagos, KQED Political Correspondent, Alison Goh, President of the League of Women Voters of San Francisco, and other special guests.

Free to all

Book Group Meetings - World Literature
Wednesday, August 26, 2020 - 7:00pm to 8:15pm

“Pale Horse, Pale Rider” and “Noon Wine”

by Katherine Anne Porter

The pandemic hit a Texan farm community in 1918. And a tragedy set in the 1890s Texan farmland. Discuss these two short stories: “Pale Horse, Pale Rider” and “Noon Wine” by prized American author Katherine Anne Porter.

Members Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 11:00am

Write If You Dare!

A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free

Classes
Friday, August 28, 2020 - 10:00am to 11:30am

Building Your Author Platform

10 Ways to Leverage Authority Marketing to Grow A Meaningful Brand

If you have been wondering where to start when it comes to building a meaningful platform, this 90 minute workshop will give you a specific, practical roadmap.

MI Members $75
Public $95

CinemaLit Films
Friday, August 28, 2020 - 6:00pm

A Zoom Salon of The Last Black Man in San Francisco (2019) 121 min

August 2020 -Black Lives in Film

A Zoom salon of The Last Black Man in San Francisco: A young man searches for a place in the city he loves.

 

Members Free
Public Free

Activities
Wednesday, September 02, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Virtual Tour of the Mechanics' Institute

with Librarian and Historian Taryn Edwards

If you are a new, long-time, or prospective member the Virtual Tour of the Mechanics' Institute will orient you to our building, include an overview of our history and mission, and outline our current services and the benefits of membership.

Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Wednesday, September 02, 2020 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Dostoevsky’s Demons

with Emily Laskin

This course examines one of the lesser-read great Russian novels, Demons (sometimes translated as The Possessed or The Devils), which Fyodor Dostoevsky wrote after returning from political exile in Siberia. We’ll work through this thrilling revolutionary mystery, along the way uncovering Dostoevsky’s political philosophy, and possibly drawing some parallels to our current moment.

Members $224
Public $269

Activities
Thursday, September 03, 2020 - 11:00am

Write If You Dare!

A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free

Activities
Thursday, September 03, 2020 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Two Languages/One Community: a creative partnership

with Michael Warr and Chun Yu

If you are a new, long-time, or prospective member the Virtual Tour of the Mechanics' Institute will orient you to our building, include an overview of our history and mission, and outline our current services and the benefits of membership.

Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Friday, September 04, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

How To Write a Memoir: From Idea to Publication

a conversation with Emily Freeman, Louise Nayer, and Lindsey Crittenden

Join Emily Freeman, student and author, and her teachers/editors and authors Louise Nayer and Lindsey Crittenden for a conversation about her new memoir Failure to Appear.

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Tuesday, September 08, 2020 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Knit Happens Online

Are you a crafty member of the Mechanics' Institute? Knit happens, but we'd love to see your crochet too! Bring a project and get to know your fellow Mechanics' Institute members and staff over Zoom. Knit Happens bimonthly: every second and last Tuesday. All skill levels welcome — join us!

Members Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Thursday, September 10, 2020 - 11:00am

Write If You Dare!

A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free

Classes
Saturday, September 12, 2020 - 11:00am to 3:00pm

Write Your Artist Statement Boot Camp

a class with Lyzette Wanzer

In this half-day Boot Camp, you will read several statement examples, learn how they are used, and then craft, workshop, and revise several drafts of your own statement.

MI Members $39
Public $49

Activities
Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Virtual Tour of the Mechanics' Institute

with Librarian and Historian Taryn Edwards

If you are a new, long-time, or prospective member the Virtual Tour of the Mechanics' Institute will orient you to our building, include an overview of our history and mission, and outline our current services and the benefits of membership.

Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 11:00am

Write If You Dare!

A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free

Activities
Thursday, September 24, 2020 - 11:00am

Write If You Dare!

A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free

Activities
Tuesday, September 29, 2020 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Knit Happens Online

Are you a crafty member of the Mechanics' Institute? Knit happens, but we'd love to see your crochet too! Bring a project and get to know your fellow Mechanics' Institute members and staff over Zoom. Knit Happens bimonthly: every second and last Tuesday. All skill levels welcome — join us!

Members Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Wednesday, September 30, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Virtual Tour of the Mechanics' Institute

with Librarian and Historian Taryn Edwards

If you are a new, long-time, or prospective member the Virtual Tour of the Mechanics' Institute will orient you to our building, include an overview of our history and mission, and outline our current services and the benefits of membership.

Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Thursday, October 01, 2020 - 11:00am

Write If You Dare!

A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free

Activities
Thursday, October 08, 2020 - 11:00am

Write If You Dare!

A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free

Activities
Tuesday, October 13, 2020 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Knit Happens Online

Are you a crafty member of the Mechanics' Institute? Knit happens, but we'd love to see your crochet too! Bring a project and get to know your fellow Mechanics' Institute members and staff over Zoom. Knit Happens bimonthly: every second and last Tuesday. All skill levels welcome — join us!

Members Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Wednesday, October 14, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Virtual Tour of the Mechanics' Institute

with Librarian and Historian Taryn Edwards

If you are a new, long-time, or prospective member the Virtual Tour of the Mechanics' Institute will orient you to our building, include an overview of our history and mission, and outline our current services and the benefits of membership.

Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Thursday, October 15, 2020 - 11:00am

Write If You Dare!

A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free

Activities
Thursday, October 22, 2020 - 11:00am

Write If You Dare!

A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free

Activities
Tuesday, October 27, 2020 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Knit Happens Online

Are you a crafty member of the Mechanics' Institute? Knit happens, but we'd love to see your crochet too! Bring a project and get to know your fellow Mechanics' Institute members and staff over Zoom. Knit Happens bimonthly: every second and last Tuesday. All skill levels welcome — join us!

Members Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Wednesday, October 28, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Virtual Tour of the Mechanics' Institute

with Librarian and Historian Taryn Edwards

If you are a new, long-time, or prospective member the Virtual Tour of the Mechanics' Institute will orient you to our building, include an overview of our history and mission, and outline our current services and the benefits of membership.

Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Thursday, October 29, 2020 - 11:00am

Write If You Dare!

A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free

Activities
Thursday, November 05, 2020 - 11:00am

Write If You Dare!

A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free

Activities
Tuesday, November 10, 2020 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Knit Happens Online

Are you a crafty member of the Mechanics' Institute? Knit happens, but we'd love to see your crochet too! Bring a project and get to know your fellow Mechanics' Institute members and staff over Zoom. Knit Happens bimonthly: every second and last Tuesday. All skill levels welcome — join us!

Members Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Wednesday, November 11, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Virtual Tour of the Mechanics' Institute

with Librarian and Historian Taryn Edwards

If you are a new, long-time, or prospective member the Virtual Tour of the Mechanics' Institute will orient you to our building, include an overview of our history and mission, and outline our current services and the benefits of membership.

Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Thursday, November 12, 2020 - 11:00am

Write If You Dare!

A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free

Activities
Thursday, November 19, 2020 - 11:00am

Write If You Dare!

A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free

Activities
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Knit Happens Online

Are you a crafty member of the Mechanics' Institute? Knit happens, but we'd love to see your crochet too! Bring a project and get to know your fellow Mechanics' Institute members and staff over Zoom. Knit Happens bimonthly: every second and last Tuesday. All skill levels welcome — join us!

Members Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Wednesday, November 25, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Virtual Tour of the Mechanics' Institute

with Librarian and Historian Taryn Edwards

If you are a new, long-time, or prospective member the Virtual Tour of the Mechanics' Institute will orient you to our building, include an overview of our history and mission, and outline our current services and the benefits of membership.

Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Thursday, November 26, 2020 - 11:00am

Write If You Dare!

A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free

Activities
Thursday, December 03, 2020 - 11:00am

Write If You Dare!

A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free

Activities
Tuesday, December 08, 2020 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Knit Happens Online

Are you a crafty member of the Mechanics' Institute? Knit happens, but we'd love to see your crochet too! Bring a project and get to know your fellow Mechanics' Institute members and staff over Zoom. Knit Happens bimonthly: every second and last Tuesday. All skill levels welcome — join us!

Members Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Wednesday, December 09, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Virtual Tour of the Mechanics' Institute

with Librarian and Historian Taryn Edwards

If you are a new, long-time, or prospective member the Virtual Tour of the Mechanics' Institute will orient you to our building, include an overview of our history and mission, and outline our current services and the benefits of membership.

Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Thursday, December 10, 2020 - 11:00am

Write If You Dare!

A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free

Activities
Wednesday, December 23, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Virtual Tour of the Mechanics' Institute

with Librarian and Historian Taryn Edwards

If you are a new, long-time, or prospective member the Virtual Tour of the Mechanics' Institute will orient you to our building, include an overview of our history and mission, and outline our current services and the benefits of membership.

Free
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No registration required.

Activities
Tuesday, December 29, 2020 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Knit Happens Online

Are you a crafty member of the Mechanics' Institute? Knit happens, but we'd love to see your crochet too! Bring a project and get to know your fellow Mechanics' Institute members and staff over Zoom. Knit Happens bimonthly: every second and last Tuesday. All skill levels welcome — join us!

Members Free
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Activities
Wednesday, January 06, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Virtual Tour of the Mechanics' Institute

with Librarian and Historian Taryn Edwards

If you are a new, long-time, or prospective member the Virtual Tour of the Mechanics' Institute will orient you to our building, include an overview of our history and mission, and outline our current services and the benefits of membership.

Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Wednesday, January 20, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Virtual Tour of the Mechanics' Institute

with Librarian and Historian Taryn Edwards

If you are a new, long-time, or prospective member the Virtual Tour of the Mechanics' Institute will orient you to our building, include an overview of our history and mission, and outline our current services and the benefits of membership.

Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Wednesday, February 03, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Virtual Tour of the Mechanics' Institute

with Librarian and Historian Taryn Edwards

If you are a new, long-time, or prospective member the Virtual Tour of the Mechanics' Institute will orient you to our building, include an overview of our history and mission, and outline our current services and the benefits of membership.

Free
More information
No registration required.