Sam Gary Library Events

Storytimes
If you're missing your favorite Sam Gary storytime librarians, watch them on DPL's Youtube channel
Toddler Storytime with Mr. Jon | Tuesday, September 28 | 10 a.m.
All Ages Storytime with Kristi | Thursday, October 14 | 10 a.m. 
Toddler Storytime with Kristi | Tuesday, November 2 | 10 a.m.
All Ages Storytime with Mr. Jon | Thursday, December 2 | 10 a.m.
All Ages Storytime with Ms. Kelly | Thursday, December 16 | 10 a.m.
 
Tuesday, September 21, 4:30-5:30 p.m.
Join us for a Hispanic Heritage Month celebration with food and conversation! Practice your Spanish with DPL staff as we discuss empanadas from Argentina while you sample the real thing. Nicanor will show you how to make empanadas de carne, a delicious meat-filled pastry that his mom has been making all her life and provides him with a taste of home. Registration is required.
 
Tuesday, September 28, 4:30-5:30 p.m.
Join us for a Hispanic Heritage Month celebration with food and conversation! Practice your Spanish with DPL staff as we discuss arepas from Venezuela while you sample the real thing. Yanira will be showing us how to make one of the most popular Venezuelan dishes, arepas. Arepas are made with a corn flour dough and have a wide variety of fillings, including chicken, cheese, and other meats. Learn more about arepas here. Registration is required. 
Tuesday, October 5, 4:30-5:30 p.m.
Join us for a Hispanic Heritage Month celebration with food and conversation! Practice your Spanish with DPL staff as we discuss tamales from México while you sample the real thing. Nadia will show you how to make her family recipe for tamales, a delicious dish made of corn based dough filled with different meats, vegetables, or cheeses depending on the region. Nadia will introduce you to tamales from Sonora. Registration is required. 
 
Tuesday, October 12, 4:30-5:30 p.m.
Join us for a Hispanic Heritage Month celebration with food and conversation! Practice your Spanish with DPL staff as we discuss pan con chumpe from El Salvador while you sample the real thing. Yanira and her mom will show you how to make pan con chumpe, a turkey sandwich taken to a whole new level with an intricate sauce and pickled vegetables for a spectacularly refreshing and tender dish. Registration is required.