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July 2020

Decatur Book Festival – Joshilyn Jackson with Rita Woods [Virtual Program]

Tuesday, July 7 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The AJC Decatur Book Festival, the Georgia Center for the Book, and Cobb County Public Library welcome Rita Woods, author of Remembrance. Woods will appear in conversation with Atlanta’s own Joshilyn Jackson, the New York Times bestselling author of The Almost Sisters, Never Have I Ever, and many others. This talk is free and open to the public. To attend visit decaturbookfestival.com to view the live stream on July 7 at 7 pm.

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Kemp’s Virtual Book Chat

Thursday, July 9 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

PLEASE NOTE: This program will occur online and will not take place in the library. See the link below to register for the program. Enjoy a different title each month in a relaxed environment.  A link to the event will be sent before the meeting. Virtual Book Chat uses Google Meet. Book of the Month: Woman in the Window by A.J. Finn Registration is limited. Click here to register. For more information, contact the organizer here.  

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Georgia Room Goes Virtual – Georgia Signers of the Declaration [Virtual Program]

Thursday, July 9 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Free

PLEASE NOTE: This program will occur online and will not take place in the library. See the link below to join the program at the specified time. We will be discussing the lives of the three men from Georgia who were there at the signing of the Declaration of Independence: Button Gwinnett, Lyman Hall, and George Walton. Come see if your county is named after one of the signers of the Declaration of Independence! To join, please click the button…

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“The Last Word” Book Discussion [Virtual Program]

Thursday, July 9 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 4:30 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until Saturday, September 12, 2020

Free

PLEASE NOTE: This program will occur online and will not take place in the library. See the link below to join the program at the specified time.   “The Last Word” Book Discussion group meets virtually on the second Thursday of each month for a laid back and informal book discussion. We read a variety of fiction and non-fiction and always have fun discussions. Copies of the current month’s book are available at the South Cobb Regional Library. Newcomers are…

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East Cobb Library Men’s Book Club [Virtual Program]

Saturday, July 11 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Free

PLEASE NOTE: This program will occur online and will not take place in the library. See the link below to join the program at the specified time. This book club meets the second Saturday of each month from 11:30 am - 12:30 pm.  We read and discuss multiple genres: horror, military, sci-fi, etc. Although called the Men’s Book Club, women are certainly welcome. On July 11 we will read and discuss "The Burglar: a novel" by Thomas Perry. Saturday, August…

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Cobb Cooks the Books [Virtual Program]

Monday, July 13 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 12:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until Tuesday, August 25, 2020

Free

PLEASE NOTE: This program will occur online and will not take place in the library. See the link below to join the program at the specified time.   This isn’t just your average book club, this is a Cookbook Club! On the Second Monday of each month at Noon, meet with us online for a virtual cooking discussion centered around a featured ingredient or theme. We discuss the recipes and our experience in preparing the dish.  All participants will receive…

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African-American Book Discussion [Virtual Program]

Monday, July 13 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every 2 months that begins at 6:30 pm on day 13 of the month, repeating until Monday, December 14, 2020

Join us on July 13th @ 6:30 pm for our Virtual Book Discussion.   The African-American Authors Virtual Book Discussion.   The group read and discusses books, authors and events concerning African-American life and culture.   The group will discuss "The Nickel Boys," by Colson Whitehead.   "The Nickel Boys is a Pulitzer Prize Winner.  Colson Whitehead is the first author to win the Pulitzer Prize for consecutive books.   His other work of fiction "The Underground Railroad," also won the Pulitzer Award in 2017.…

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Booked For Lunch: Mystery Book Club [Virtual Program]

Tuesday, July 14 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

PLEASE NOTE: This program will occur online and will not take place in the library. See the link below to join the program at the specified time. The Powder Springs Booked for Lunch Mystery  Book Club meets the Second Tuesday of the month at 12:00 pm. Join us on July 14, for a relaxed and friendly discussion of The Silent Patient by Alex Michaelides.  Booked for Lunch will use Google Meet. Click on the link below to join. Click Here…

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Read. Think. Talk: The Sewell Mill Library and Cultural Center Book Discussion Group [Virtual Program]

Wednesday, July 15 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

PLEASE NOTE: This program will occur online and will not take place in the library. See the link below to join the program at the specified time. Read. Think. Talk: The Sewell Mill Library & Cultural Center Book Discussion Group, now an on-air live stream book club, meets each month on the third Wednesday at 10:30 a.m.  Newcomers are always welcome.  This month's title: The Matriarch: Barbara Bush and the Making of an American Dynasty (Nonfiction 2019).   The riveting tale…

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Red Cross Blood Drive

Wednesday, July 15 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
West Cobb Regional Library, 1750 Dennis Kemp Lane
Kennesaw, GA 30152 United States
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Give the gift of life!  All blood types needed.  COVID-19 antibody testing included with each donation.  Blood drive will be held indoors in the large meeting room.  Masks and temperature checks will be required; masks and hand sanitizer will be provided.  Social distancing will be observed.

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