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August 2019

Art in August

Friday, August 23
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Friday, repeating until Friday, August 30, 2019

Sweetwater Valley Library, 5000 Austell-Powder Springs Road Suite 123
Austell, GA 30106 United States
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Free

Help us spread art around the library! You can bring in something you drew, painted, whipped up by magic, knitted, etc.. Bring in your art any day and we will display it in the library. Or, use our supplies every Friday to create your own work of art. Everyone is invited to spread art from the tiniest finger painter to the intricate professional artist. Questions? Call us at 770-819-3290.

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Gritters Knitters

Friday, August 23 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating until Friday, December 27, 2019

Gritters Library, 880 Shaw Park Road
Marietta, GA 30066 United States
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Do you knit, crochet, cross stitch, or work with yarn in any way? If you would like to get together to craft, get inspired, and make new friends, then this group is for you. All skill levels are welcome — the only requirement is your enthusiasm! Just bring your project and yourself to Gritters Library on Fridays from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.   The Gritters Knitters group will not be meeting on April 19, 2019 or November 29, 2019,…

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Book-A-Librarian

Friday, August 23 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until Saturday, August 31, 2019

Stratton Library, 1100 Powder Springs Rd SW
Marietta, GA 30064 United States
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Have a complicated question?  Need help beyond general assistance? Book a one on one session with a librarian Uninterrupted help for 30 minutes HELP WITH: Research; Collections; Catalog; Computers, E-Books;  E-Audio books;  email; and more Book A Session: Pat Ball (770)528-2522

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AARP Safe Driving Course

Saturday, August 24 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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$15 – $20

Refresh your driving skills with the AARP Smart Driver course! The AARP Smart Driver™ course, offered by AARP Driver Safety, is the nation’s first and largest refresher course designed specifically for drivers age 50 and older. The course will be taught by Doug McDaniel, a certified AARP Driver Safety Instructor/Volunteer. You will learn: Defensive driving techniques Proven safety strategies New traffic laws and rules of the road After completing the course, you will have a greater appreciation of driving challenges…

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Saturday Storytime @ Mountain View Regional Library

Saturday, August 24 @ 10:15 am - 10:45 am
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An event every month that begins at 10:15am on day Fourth of the month, repeating until Saturday, August 24, 2019

Mountain View Regional Library, 3320 Sandy Plains Road
Marietta, GA 30066 United States
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Free

Start off your Saturday by sharing reading and other literacy activities that will get the whole family involved. Enjoy an interactive storytime with your child that incorporates read alouds, rhymes, and movement activities while encouraging reading readiness and fun. For more information call the Mountain View Regional Library at 770-509-4964 or visit the Children's Reference Desk. Intended for children of all ages with a participating adult. No registration required.

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Family Zumba at Mountain View

Saturday, August 24 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Mountain View Regional Library, 3320 Sandy Plains Road
Marietta, GA 30066 United States
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Family Zumba

Families, get your sweat on with Zumba. Bring your mothers, brothers, sisters, families and friends to the Mountain View Regional Library to dance and groove their way to fitness with Zumba. Certified Zumba Instructor, Kevin Jaycox, is partnering with the Mountain View Regional Library to help your family get healthy and stay healthy. Bring your family and join us on Saturday, August 24th from 10:30 am to 11:30 am. Please plan to wear comfortable clothes and athletic shoes. Intended for…

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Read To Our Comfort Dog

Saturday, August 24 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Vinings Library, 4290 Paces Ferry Road
Atlanta, GA 30339 United States
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Your child can read to a certified comfort dog at the Vinings Library for 15 minutes. This is a great way for youngsters to experience the joy of reading aloud to an appreciative audience! Spaces are limited, so be sure to register by coming in person to the library or calling (770)-801-5308. For ages 5 and up. Children must be independent readers. Our dog is a “multi-lingual listener!” Be sure to call to check for times and availability. Additional dates…

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Girls Who Code Club

Saturday, August 24 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, December 21, 2019

Stratton Library, 1100 Powder Springs Rd SW
Marietta, GA 30064 United States
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Girls Who Code Club will begin on Aug 24th @ 1 pm and the club will meet each Saturday.   Girls grades 6th to 12th grade are welcome to join.   Girls Who Code mission is to close the gender gap in technology and change the image of what a programmer looks like and does.   Girls Who Code is building the largest pipeline of future female engineers in the United States. To register call (770) 528-2522.        

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How to Save Your Seeds

Saturday, August 24 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
West Cobb Regional Library, 1750 Dennis Kemp Lane
Kennesaw, GA 30152 United States
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Join us at The West Cobb Regional Library to learn from the seed expert, Master Gardener Electa Keil. Electa is a wealth of seed and gardening Knowledge! Electa will be talking about how to save your seeds and fall gardening tips to help your garden be the best it can be. Don't forget to look out for West Cobb's next Seed Swap! (Date to be announced) NO Registration Required

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FREE Youth Tutoring

Saturday, August 24 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:30pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, November 23, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Free

The East Cobb Library will be partnering with high school students from Walton, Westminster and Wheeler Magnet Program, who will be offering youth tutoring at our library every Saturday afternoon from 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm for ages K-8th grade, from August 17 - November 23, 2019. Tutoring sessions are brought to you for free by the Study Masters, because “learning does not end when school does.” These high school student tutors will be tutoring Math, Science and Reading in…

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