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March 2019

My First Storytime @ Mountain View

Monday, March 25 @ 10:15 am - 10:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:15am on Monday, repeating until Monday, April 22, 2019

Mountain View Regional Library, 3320 Sandy Plains Road
Marietta, GA 30066 United States
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Join us each week at the Mountain View Regional Library for stories, fingerplays, and songs appropriate for newborn to 15-month-old children! Storytimes promote early literacy and help to develop socialization skills. All storytimes require a participating adult and everyone is welcome to stay-and-play afterward. No registration is required. For more information, please call 770-509-4964 or visit the Children's Reference Desk. There will be no storytime on January 21, 2019 or March 18, 2019.

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Wonderful Ones @ Mountain View

Tuesday, March 26 @ 10:15 am - 10:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:15am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Mountain View Regional Library, 3320 Sandy Plains Road
Marietta, GA 30066 United States
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Join us each week at the Mountain View Regional Library for stories, fingerplays, and songs appropriate for 15 to 24-month old children! Storytimes promote early literacy and help to develop socialization skills. All storytimes require a participating adult and everyone is welcome to stay afterward. No registration is required. For more information, please call 770-509-4964 or visit the Children’s Reference Desk.

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Chapter Champs! – The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind

Tuesday, March 26 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Mountain View Regional Library, 3320 Sandy Plains Road
Marietta, GA 30066 United States
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Stressed out? Too much assigned reading? Join the tween book club! This is not homework. Eat snacks, discuss the book, and then finish off with a fun activity. We will meet the 4th Tuesday of each month. This month, we are reading The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind  by William Kamkwamba.  We will discuss the true story of a teen who helped his village, Malawi, during the 2001 drought itn this biography. Then we will participate in a fun activity. This…

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What the Fabric? (AKA the History of Quiltmaking)

Tuesday, March 26 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Sewell Mill Library & Cultural Center, 2051 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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In this lecture, we’ll share the secrets of how quilting makes you a domestic goddess with an unconventional look at the history of quilting in a one-hour lecture packed with information, photos, and fun that covers quilting from Tristan to Traditional and everything in between! Time for questions, too! Presented by Lynn Rinehart from the East Cobb Quilters’ Guild – www.ecqg.com – in the Community Room. Also visit the the Carol and Jim Ney Art Gallery in the Sewell Mill Library &…

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Family Kickstart Georgia, ESL Classes (English as a Second Language)

Tuesday, March 26 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Stratton Library, 1100 Powder Springs Rd SW
Marietta, GA 30064 United States
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In partnership with Family Kickstart Georgia,  ESL (English as a Second Language) Classes will begin on Jan. 8th at the Stratton Branch.  Class time will be from 6 pm to 8 pm each Tuesday. The class is free and open to the public.  Registration is not required.  Drop ins are welcome.   Pat Ball @ (770) 528-2522 Family Kickstart Georgia is a  non-profit with the vision to build communities through engagement, empowerment and resourceful learning. Ingles Como Segundo Lenguaje En asociación con Family…

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Bilingual Storytime: Cuentos Bilingues

Wednesday, March 27 @ 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Switzer Library, 266 Roswell Street
Marietta, GA 30060 United States
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Join us for a Fun Program at the Switzer Library that includes English and Spanish songs, rhymes, and stories. Únete a nosotros para un programa en la biblioteca Switzer de diversión que incluye canciones, rimas y cuentos en Inglés y Español.

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Reader’s Theatre

Thursday, March 28 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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One event on Thursday, January 31, 2019 at 4:30pm

One event on Thursday, February 14, 2019 at 4:30pm

One event on Thursday, February 28, 2019 at 4:30pm

One event on Thursday, March 14, 2019 at 4:30pm

One event on Thursday, March 28, 2019 at 4:30pm

One event on Thursday, April 11, 2019 at 4:30pm

One event on Thursday, April 25, 2019 at 4:30pm

One event on Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 4:30pm

Switzer Library, 266 Roswell Street
Marietta, GA 30060 United States
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@ Switzer Library, Tweens and Teens, ages 11-17 will work with a retired English teacher to learn about reader's theater and practice short skits. In reader's theater, students "perform" by reading scripts created from grade-level books or stories. Usually they do so without costumes or props.  Call to Register------------7705282377  

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Switzer Saturdays for kids

Saturday, March 30 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, April 27, 2019

Switzer Library, 266 Roswell Street
Marietta, GA 30060 United States
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The Switzer library offers an activity each Saturday for families beginning at 11  followed by a family movie at noon. The activities will include arts and crafts, themed storytimes, sensory storytimes and more.   April 6: Family storytime and activity followed by "The Sword in the Stone"  (G  75 minutes) April 13: Family storytime and activity followed by "Mary Poppins" (G   2 hours 20 minutes) April 20: Family storytime and activity followed by "The Prince of Egypt" ( PG  97…

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Switzer Saturdays Family Movie

Saturday, March 30 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, March 30, 2019

Switzer Library, 266 Roswell Street
Marietta, GA 30060 United States
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At the Switzer Library there is a family storytime each Saturday beginning at 11 a.m. followed by a family movie at noon. The movies are shown in an open activity area that is sensory friendly and not too dark. There will be tables in the back to color or work on puzzles.   April 6: Family storytime and activity followed by "The Sword in the Stone"  (G  75 minutes) April 13: Family storytime and activity followed by "Mary Poppins" (G …

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Holi Festival of Colors Celebration

Saturday, March 30 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Mountain View Regional Library, 3320 Sandy Plains Road
Marietta, GA 30066 United States
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Come welcome spring as we celebrate the Indian festival of Holi, popularly known as the "Festival of Colors" at the Mountain View Regional Library.  Learn more about this joyful day set aside to celebrate the new year, laugh and play, forgive and forget, and repair broken relationships.  Preeti Tembe, Shilpa Sampath and Kavita Badve will share information about this colorful festival through film, dance and craft!  Please wear clothes that can get dirty or colored. Intended for children, Grades K-5,…

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