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Nature Photography and the iNaturalist App

2019-05-01 18:00:00 2019-05-01 19:00:00 America/New_York Nature Photography and the iNaturalist App Portage Lakes Branch Library

Wednesday, May 01
6:00pm - 7:00pm

Add to Calendar 2019-05-01 18:00:00 2019-05-01 19:00:00 America/New_York Nature Photography and the iNaturalist App Use your smartphone's camera and the iNaturalist app to record the nature in your own neighborhood and be a citizen scientist. Portage Lakes Branch Library

Use your smartphone's camera and the iNaturalist app to record the nature in your own neighborhood and be a citizen scientist.

Photographer Joan Crookston teams up with librarian (and nature lover) Michele McNeal to teach you how to maximize your phone's camera and the nature-identifying app, iNaturalist, to be a contributing Citizen Scientist. Get ready to participate in the City Nature Challenge and the Akron-Summit County Public Library's fall Bioblitz, or just learn for fun.  

AGE GROUP: | Teen | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Science | Nature & Outdoors |

TAGS: | photography | nature | citizen science |

Portage Lakes Branch Library

portagelakes@akronlibrary.org
Phone: 330.644.7050
Branch Manager
Cheryl Luck

Hours
Mon, Jun 01 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Jun 02 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Jun 03 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Jun 04 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Jun 05 12:00PM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jun 06 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jun 07 Closed

About the library

It's not unusual for customers to take a few moments out of their busy day to relax and read in the comfortable chairs beside the Portage Lakes Branch Library's large windows, enjoying the natural light and the beautiful views of flora and fauna. Visitors from surrounding communities—Coventry, New Franklin, Green, Clinton, Canal Fulton, Barberton, and Massillon—join local residents in visiting the Portage Lakes Branch Library to enjoy NatureConnect, learning-through-play and storytime programming, crafting opportunities, book discussions, arts and history informational programming, and more.


With rich book, music, and movie resources, Portage Lakes Branch Library has something for everyone of every age. Computers, WiFi, printing, copying, scanning, and faxing round out the services available at the Portage Lakes Branch Library, making it a one-stop spot for all your learning, business, and entertainment needs and interests.

Upcoming events

Canceled
Sat, Jun 06, 10:30am - 12:00pm

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Mon, Jun 08, 1:30pm - 2:30pm

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Mon, Jun 08, 6:00pm - 7:00pm

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Thu, Jun 11, 11:00am - 12:00pm

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Fri, Jun 12, 1:00pm - 3:00pm

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Sat, Jun 13, 2:00pm - 3:00pm

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Mon, Jun 15, 11:00am - 12:00pm

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Tue, Jun 16, 11:00am - 12:00pm

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Tue, Jun 16, 2:00pm - 3:00pm

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Wed, Jun 17, 11:00am - 12:00pm

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Thu, Jun 18, 11:00am - 12:00pm

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Thu, Jun 18, 6:00pm - 7:30pm

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Tue, Jun 23, 11:00am - 12:00pm

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Tue, Jun 23, 2:00pm - 3:00pm

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Thu, Jun 25, 11:00am - 12:00pm

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Thu, Jun 25, 6:30pm - 7:30pm

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Fri, Jun 26, 1:00pm - 3:00pm

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Mon, Jun 29, 6:00pm - 7:30pm

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Tue, Jun 30, 11:00am - 12:00pm

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Tue, Jun 30, 2:00pm - 3:00pm

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Wed, Jul 01, 2:00pm - 3:00pm

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Wed, Jul 01, 6:30pm - 7:30pm

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Thu, Jul 02, 11:00am - 12:00pm

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Thu, Jul 02, 6:00pm - 7:30pm