Fuel your Wanderlust with cultural programs offered this summer at your Cobb County libraries. Find more cultural programs at cobbcat.org/srpcultural.
COBB Cooks the Book! at Mountain View Regional Library on Tuesday, May 24 from 7 pm to 8 pm. The focus of this book club is to explore and share new recipes and treats from some of our favorite cookbooks. Theme for this month – International Foods. Here’s how it works: Choose a recipe from one of the selected cook books and bring a batch to share at the next meeting. Please contact the Adult Reference Desk or call (770) 509-2725 to register and select your recipe.
First Wednesdays in the Georgia Room: How to Write Your Family’s Story at Switzer Library on Wednesday, June 1 from 7 pm to 8 pm. Join the staff of the Georgia Room on the first Wednesday of each month to discover how the Georgia Room’s resources and staff can help you track down family history information as well as preserve the family history materials that you have. Light refreshments will be served. Other upcoming programs include: How to Organize Your Records on Wednesday, July 6, and Unfamiliar Words and the Meanings Used in Records of Our Ancestors (Legal, Medical) on Wednesday, August 3. (770) 528-2333.
Zumba Fitness for Kids —GoNoodle at Stratton Library on Thursday, June 2 from noon to 1 pm. 30 minutes “Zumba fitness” and 30 minutes “GoNoodle” Come dressed in comfortable fitness attire and have fun moving to different kinds of music from around the world. (770) 528-2522.
It’s Elementary! Ka Academy of Indian Music and Dance at Mountain View Regional on Tuesday, June 7 Library from 3 pm to 3:45 pm. Local expert Gayatri Subramanian will share her knowledge of Indian dance and even teach some basic moves. Age Group: Completed Grades K-5. Parents will need to stay in the building for the duration of the program. Register for this program by calling (770) 509-4964 or by stopping by the Children’s Reference Desk.
Teens International Game Day at Stratton Library on Tuesday, June 7 from 3 pm to 5 pm. Enjoy games from different parts of the world. For grades 5-12. (770) 528-2522.
Conversational Spanish/English Workshop at Switzer Library beginning Monday, August 1 from 7 pm to 8 pm. Sessions on Mondays which will provide attendees an ongoing opportunity to learn either English or Spanish in an informal format. We will speak English for 30 minutes and then speak Spanish for 30 minutes. All ages and language skill levels are welcome. Free. No registration required. (770) 528-2320.