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East Cobb Library

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4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
770-509-2730

Hours

Monday – Wednesday: 10 am – 9 pm
Thursday – Friday: 10 am – 6 pm
Saturday: 10 am – 5 pm
Closed Sunday

Your Commissioner is Bob Ott.

History

East Cobb Library (formerly Merchant’s Walk Library) opened its doors to the public on February 1, 2010. The library is located in the corner of the Parkaire Landing Shopping Center, next to Kroger. The library is large and bright, with attractive décor and wood finishes throughout the building. It has four study rooms, a large materials collection, a separate Teen space, a Children’s Program Room,  Children’s and Adult Areas, a café in the lobby with vending machines, 21 public computers and state of the art video/sound equipment in areas such as the Community Room. The entire library has been designed to be a friendly and welcoming gathering place, where patrons can meet to satisfy entertainment, educational and community needs.

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January 2019

Toddler Tadpoles

January 22 @ 10:15 am - 10:40 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:15am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Toddler Tadpoles is for children ages 1-2. It lasts 20-25 minutes and can include stories, finger plays, bean bags, shaker eggs, lots of music, and fun. Activities are age appropriate and encourage the development of pre-literacy and motor skills through reading, dancing, singing, and movement. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

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Preschool Pollywogs

January 22 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Preschool Pollywogs is for children ages 3-5. It lasts 45-55 minutes and can include stories, songs, fun activities, bean bags, Lummi sticks, and a short film. Activities are age appropriate and encourage the development of pre-literacy and motor skills through reading, dancing, singing, and movement. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

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Crazy 8s Math Club

January 22 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until March 26, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Crazy 8s is America’s biggest after-school math club for children in grades 3-5 and is designed to get them fired up about math! Every week participants will have hands-on activities, run and jump, make music, make a mess, and meet new friends. Crazy 8s will meet once a week at the East Cobb Library. Space is limited, and children must commit to attending every week. Registration opens on January 2nd. Call 770-509-2730 for more information or to register. To learn…

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Toddler Tadpoles

January 23 @ 10:15 am - 10:40 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:15am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
+ Google Map

Toddler Tadpoles is for children ages 1-2. It lasts 20-25 minutes and can include stories, finger plays, bean bags, shaker eggs, lots of music, and fun. Activities are age appropriate and encourage the development of pre-literacy and motor skills through reading, dancing, singing, and movement. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

Find out more »

Preschool Pollywogs

January 23 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
+ Google Map

Preschool Pollywogs is for children ages 3-5. It lasts 45-55 minutes and can include stories, songs, fun activities, bean bags, Lummi sticks, and a short film. Activities are age appropriate and encourage the development of pre-literacy and motor skills through reading, dancing, singing, and movement. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

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Pain Relief Meditation

January 23 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 11:30am on day Fourth of the month, repeating until March 28, 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 local certified meditation instructor Toni Needel for free classes as part of our Senior Wellness Series. The focus/theme of these classes will be “Meditation and its role in Pain Management.” In these classes patrons will learn how to tap into the profound mind/body connection and how to use it in pain management. Using breathing techniques and self-awareness during meditation, patrons will learn how to calm and relax sensations within the body so…

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Family Fun Time

January 23 @ 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Family Fun Time is for families with children of all ages. It lasts 40-50 minutes and can include books, activities, a short film, parachute play, music, and a craft. This program encourages a love of reading and learning as well as the use of fine and large motor skills. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult. Upcoming Dates and Themes: January 9th- Happy Birthday, Dr. MLK, Jr! January 16th- Brrr, It’s Cold! January 23rd- Winter Animals January 30th-…

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Itsy Bitsy Babies

January 24 @ 11:15 am - 11:35 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:15am on Thursday, repeating until April 25, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Itsy Bitsy Babies is for infants up to age 1. It lasts 20 minutes and can include short stories, bounces, rhymes, finger plays, music, shaker eggs, dancing, parachute play, and scarves. Families are encouraged to stay after to talk, play, and read. Activities promote pre-literacy and motor skills through movement, rhyme, song, and dance. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

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READing Paws

January 24 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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One event on February 28, 2019 at 3:30pm

One event on March 28, 2019 at 3:30pm

One event on April 25, 2019 at 3:30pm

One event on May 16, 2019 at 3:30pm

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Come read to the library’s Reading Dog! This one-on-one program for children in grades K-5 is designed to promote confidence and to encourage independent reading skills. Registration is required. Please call 770-509-2730 for more information or to register.

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Organize & Declutter Your Home

January 26 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Free

Join us at the East Cobb Library as we partner with the National Association of Productivity and Organizing Professionals (NATO) to host a program just in time for good intentions at the beginning of 2019.   Join certified NATO member Linda Diamond, and start the new year off by learning tips and tricks on how to organize and declutter your home.  All adults ages 18+ are welcome. Registration required.  Please contact the East Cobb Library Information Desk at 770-509-2730 to reserve your…

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Free Youth Tutoring

January 26 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:30pm on Saturday, repeating until May 11, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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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 – 4:30 pm for ages K-8th grade, from January 12 – May 11, 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 one-on-one…

Find out more »

Toddler Tadpoles

January 29 @ 10:15 am - 10:40 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:15am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
+ Google Map

Toddler Tadpoles is for children ages 1-2. It lasts 20-25 minutes and can include stories, finger plays, bean bags, shaker eggs, lots of music, and fun. Activities are age appropriate and encourage the development of pre-literacy and motor skills through reading, dancing, singing, and movement. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

Find out more »

Preschool Pollywogs

January 29 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
+ Google Map

Preschool Pollywogs is for children ages 3-5. It lasts 45-55 minutes and can include stories, songs, fun activities, bean bags, Lummi sticks, and a short film. Activities are age appropriate and encourage the development of pre-literacy and motor skills through reading, dancing, singing, and movement. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

Find out more »

Crazy 8s Math Club

January 29 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until March 26, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
+ Google Map

Crazy 8s is America’s biggest after-school math club for children in grades 3-5 and is designed to get them fired up about math! Every week participants will have hands-on activities, run and jump, make music, make a mess, and meet new friends. Crazy 8s will meet once a week at the East Cobb Library. Space is limited, and children must commit to attending every week. Registration opens on January 2nd. Call 770-509-2730 for more information or to register. To learn…

Find out more »

Toddler Tadpoles

January 30 @ 10:15 am - 10:40 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:15am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
+ Google Map

Toddler Tadpoles is for children ages 1-2. It lasts 20-25 minutes and can include stories, finger plays, bean bags, shaker eggs, lots of music, and fun. Activities are age appropriate and encourage the development of pre-literacy and motor skills through reading, dancing, singing, and movement. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

Find out more »

Preschool Pollywogs

January 30 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
+ Google Map

Preschool Pollywogs is for children ages 3-5. It lasts 45-55 minutes and can include stories, songs, fun activities, bean bags, Lummi sticks, and a short film. Activities are age appropriate and encourage the development of pre-literacy and motor skills through reading, dancing, singing, and movement. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

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CPR/AED Class

January 30 @ 11:00 am
East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Free

Cobb County Fire and Emergency Services Captain Nick Adams, will partner with the East Cobb Library by presenting a CPR and AED class. Patrons will learn how to help save a life when every moment counts during life-threatening situations, such as choking, drowning, accidents, etc. Learn to apply CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation) and/or AED (automated external defibrillator). The response time for first responders after calling 911 averages 8-12 minutes, and during sudden cardiac arrest, each minute that defibrillation is delayed, reduces someone’s…

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Family Fun Time

January 30 @ 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Family Fun Time is for families with children of all ages. It lasts 40-50 minutes and can include books, activities, a short film, parachute play, music, and a craft. This program encourages a love of reading and learning as well as the use of fine and large motor skills. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult. Upcoming Dates and Themes: January 9th- Happy Birthday, Dr. MLK, Jr! January 16th- Brrr, It’s Cold! January 23rd- Winter Animals January 30th-…

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Itsy Bitsy Babies

January 31 @ 11:15 am - 11:35 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:15am on Thursday, repeating until April 25, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
+ Google Map

Itsy Bitsy Babies is for infants up to age 1. It lasts 20 minutes and can include short stories, bounces, rhymes, finger plays, music, shaker eggs, dancing, parachute play, and scarves. Families are encouraged to stay after to talk, play, and read. Activities promote pre-literacy and motor skills through movement, rhyme, song, and dance. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

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February 2019

Teen Event: Not Alone Card Game

February 2 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Join us for a game play of the card game Not Alone. Haven't played before? Don’t worry! We’ll all learn together how to play this fun, sci-fi game. This event is exclusively for teens in grades 6-12. Join us to get meet new people during this teen event. Space is limited. Registration is required and will open on January 26th. Please call 770-509-2730 to register. All supplies will be provided.

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Free Youth Tutoring

February 2 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:30pm on Saturday, repeating until May 11, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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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 – 4:30 pm for ages K-8th grade, from January 12 – May 11, 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 one-on-one…

Find out more »

Toddler Tadpoles

February 5 @ 10:15 am - 10:40 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:15am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
+ Google Map

Toddler Tadpoles is for children ages 1-2. It lasts 20-25 minutes and can include stories, finger plays, bean bags, shaker eggs, lots of music, and fun. Activities are age appropriate and encourage the development of pre-literacy and motor skills through reading, dancing, singing, and movement. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

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AARP Tax Aide

February 5 @ 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Tuesday, repeating until April 9, 2019

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

The Cobb County Public Library System and AARP are partnering together to provide a free, volunteer-run tax assistance and preparation service.  AARP tax assistance is for lower and middle income taxpayers, with special attention to those 60 years of age and older.  First-come, first served.  Late arrivals may have to wait until the next day on the schedule for service. Free AARP Tax-Aide service will be provided from February 5th through April 9, 2019 at the East Cobb Library. IRS-trained…

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Preschool Pollywogs

February 5 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
+ Google Map

Preschool Pollywogs is for children ages 3-5. It lasts 45-55 minutes and can include stories, songs, fun activities, bean bags, Lummi sticks, and a short film. Activities are age appropriate and encourage the development of pre-literacy and motor skills through reading, dancing, singing, and movement. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

Find out more »

Crazy 8s Math Club

February 5 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until March 26, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
+ Google Map

Crazy 8s is America’s biggest after-school math club for children in grades 3-5 and is designed to get them fired up about math! Every week participants will have hands-on activities, run and jump, make music, make a mess, and meet new friends. Crazy 8s will meet once a week at the East Cobb Library. Space is limited, and children must commit to attending every week. Registration opens on January 2nd. Call 770-509-2730 for more information or to register. To learn…

Find out more »

Toddler Tadpoles

February 6 @ 10:15 am - 10:40 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:15am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
+ Google Map

Toddler Tadpoles is for children ages 1-2. It lasts 20-25 minutes and can include stories, finger plays, bean bags, shaker eggs, lots of music, and fun. Activities are age appropriate and encourage the development of pre-literacy and motor skills through reading, dancing, singing, and movement. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

Find out more »

Preschool Pollywogs

February 6 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
+ Google Map

Preschool Pollywogs is for children ages 3-5. It lasts 45-55 minutes and can include stories, songs, fun activities, bean bags, Lummi sticks, and a short film. Activities are age appropriate and encourage the development of pre-literacy and motor skills through reading, dancing, singing, and movement. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

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Tai Chi

February 6 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 11:30am on day First of the month, repeating until March 7, 2019

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

Please join us for free balance strengthening Tai Chi classes. The East Cobb Library is partnering with certified instructor, Charlene Lee from Buckhead Body & Brain Tai Chi and Yoga, to present Tai Chi classes as part of our Senior Wellness Series. Tai Chi is known to help people with their balance and strength. All adults ages 18+ are welcome! Registration required.  Please contact the East Cobb Library Information Desk at 770-509-2730 to reserve your spot.

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Family Fun Time

February 6 @ 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
+ Google Map

Family Fun Time is for families with children of all ages. It lasts 40-50 minutes and can include books, activities, a short film, parachute play, music, and a craft. This program encourages a love of reading and learning as well as the use of fine and large motor skills. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult. Upcoming Dates and Themes: January 9th- Happy Birthday, Dr. MLK, Jr! January 16th- Brrr, It’s Cold! January 23rd- Winter Animals January 30th-…

Find out more »

Itsy Bitsy Babies

February 7 @ 11:15 am - 11:35 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:15am on Thursday, repeating until April 25, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
+ Google Map

Itsy Bitsy Babies is for infants up to age 1. It lasts 20 minutes and can include short stories, bounces, rhymes, finger plays, music, shaker eggs, dancing, parachute play, and scarves. Families are encouraged to stay after to talk, play, and read. Activities promote pre-literacy and motor skills through movement, rhyme, song, and dance. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

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Chinese New Year 2019

February 9 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Free

The Cobb County Public Library System is pleased to partner with the East Cobb branch of Alliance of Youth Leaders in the United States (AYLUS), to offer a Chinese New Year program at the East Cobb Library. The cultural presentation by the AYLUS will consist of demonstrations of traditional Chinese New Year crafts during the program in an effort to celebrate the Year of the Pig. This program is also a celebration of the library system’s Chinese Foreign Language Collection, which…

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Men’s Book Club

February 9 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Free

This Book Club reads and discusses multiple genres: horror, military, sci-fi, etc. Although called the Men’s Book Club, women are certainly welcome. On February 9 we will be reading and discussing "The Edge of Hell" by William W. Johnstone.  A beautiful woman, a powerful Mexican rancher, and an exotic new breed of cattle come to John Slaughter's San Bernardino Valley ranch, along with the prospect of making a small fortune. Unfortunately, the real enemy is coming too: armed to the teeth, driven…

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Free Youth Tutoring

February 9 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:30pm on Saturday, repeating until May 11, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
+ Google Map

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 – 4:30 pm for ages K-8th grade, from January 12 – May 11, 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 one-on-one…

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Pajamarama Family Program

February 11 @ 6:30 pm - 6:55 pm
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One event on February 11, 2019 at 6:30pm

One event on March 11, 2019 at 6:30pm

One event on April 8, 2019 at 6:30pm

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Families with children of all ages are invited to join us for a monthly bedtime themed storytime. The program lasts 25 minutes and can include books, rhymes, finger plays, and music. This program encourages a love of reading and learning as well imagination and play. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

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Toddler Tadpoles

February 12 @ 10:15 am - 10:40 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:15am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
+ Google Map

Toddler Tadpoles is for children ages 1-2. It lasts 20-25 minutes and can include stories, finger plays, bean bags, shaker eggs, lots of music, and fun. Activities are age appropriate and encourage the development of pre-literacy and motor skills through reading, dancing, singing, and movement. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

Find out more »

AARP Tax Aide

February 12 @ 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Tuesday, repeating until April 9, 2019

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

The Cobb County Public Library System and AARP are partnering together to provide a free, volunteer-run tax assistance and preparation service.  AARP tax assistance is for lower and middle income taxpayers, with special attention to those 60 years of age and older.  First-come, first served.  Late arrivals may have to wait until the next day on the schedule for service. Free AARP Tax-Aide service will be provided from February 5th through April 9, 2019 at the East Cobb Library. IRS-trained…

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Preschool Pollywogs

February 12 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
+ Google Map

Preschool Pollywogs is for children ages 3-5. It lasts 45-55 minutes and can include stories, songs, fun activities, bean bags, Lummi sticks, and a short film. Activities are age appropriate and encourage the development of pre-literacy and motor skills through reading, dancing, singing, and movement. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

Find out more »

Crazy 8s Math Club

February 12 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until March 26, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
+ Google Map

Crazy 8s is America’s biggest after-school math club for children in grades 3-5 and is designed to get them fired up about math! Every week participants will have hands-on activities, run and jump, make music, make a mess, and meet new friends. Crazy 8s will meet once a week at the East Cobb Library. Space is limited, and children must commit to attending every week. Registration opens on January 2nd. Call 770-509-2730 for more information or to register. To learn…

Find out more »

Toddler Tadpoles

February 13 @ 10:15 am - 10:40 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:15am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
+ Google Map

Toddler Tadpoles is for children ages 1-2. It lasts 20-25 minutes and can include stories, finger plays, bean bags, shaker eggs, lots of music, and fun. Activities are age appropriate and encourage the development of pre-literacy and motor skills through reading, dancing, singing, and movement. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

Find out more »

Preschool Pollywogs

February 13 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
+ Google Map

Preschool Pollywogs is for children ages 3-5. It lasts 45-55 minutes and can include stories, songs, fun activities, bean bags, Lummi sticks, and a short film. Activities are age appropriate and encourage the development of pre-literacy and motor skills through reading, dancing, singing, and movement. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

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Senior Yoga

February 13 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 11:30am on day Second of the month, repeating until March 14, 2019

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

The East Cobb Library is pleased to partner with local certified Yoga instructor, Toni Needel, as part of our Senior Wellness Series.  Join Toni as she leads the class through Yoga poses, breathing exercises, and mind-calming techniques. All adults ages 18+ are welcome.  Registration required. Please contact the East Cobb Library Information Desk at 770-509-2730 to reserve your spot.

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Family Fun Time

February 13 @ 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
+ Google Map

Family Fun Time is for families with children of all ages. It lasts 40-50 minutes and can include books, activities, a short film, parachute play, music, and a craft. This program encourages a love of reading and learning as well as the use of fine and large motor skills. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult. Upcoming Dates and Themes: January 9th- Happy Birthday, Dr. MLK, Jr! January 16th- Brrr, It’s Cold! January 23rd- Winter Animals January 30th-…

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Itsy Bitsy Babies

February 14 @ 11:15 am - 11:35 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:15am on Thursday, repeating until April 25, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Itsy Bitsy Babies is for infants up to age 1. It lasts 20 minutes and can include short stories, bounces, rhymes, finger plays, music, shaker eggs, dancing, parachute play, and scarves. Families are encouraged to stay after to talk, play, and read. Activities promote pre-literacy and motor skills through movement, rhyme, song, and dance. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

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SAT Mock Test

February 16 @ 12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Looking to take a practice SAT test without test day pressure? We’ve got you covered! Applerouth Tutoring Services will collaborate with the library to provide a free SAT practice test to interested teens. Afterwards, you’ll receive a comprehensive score report that identifies your strengths and targets areas for improvement. Space is limited, registration is required. Please call 770-509-2730 to register.

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Free Youth Tutoring

February 16 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:30pm on Saturday, repeating until May 11, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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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 – 4:30 pm for ages K-8th grade, from January 12 – May 11, 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 one-on-one…

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Toddler Tadpoles

February 19 @ 10:15 am - 10:40 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:15am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Toddler Tadpoles is for children ages 1-2. It lasts 20-25 minutes and can include stories, finger plays, bean bags, shaker eggs, lots of music, and fun. Activities are age appropriate and encourage the development of pre-literacy and motor skills through reading, dancing, singing, and movement. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

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AARP Tax Aide

February 19 @ 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Tuesday, repeating until April 9, 2019

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

The Cobb County Public Library System and AARP are partnering together to provide a free, volunteer-run tax assistance and preparation service.  AARP tax assistance is for lower and middle income taxpayers, with special attention to those 60 years of age and older.  First-come, first served.  Late arrivals may have to wait until the next day on the schedule for service. Free AARP Tax-Aide service will be provided from February 5th through April 9, 2019 at the East Cobb Library. IRS-trained…

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Preschool Pollywogs

February 19 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Preschool Pollywogs is for children ages 3-5. It lasts 45-55 minutes and can include stories, songs, fun activities, bean bags, Lummi sticks, and a short film. Activities are age appropriate and encourage the development of pre-literacy and motor skills through reading, dancing, singing, and movement. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

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Toddler Tadpoles

February 20 @ 10:15 am - 10:40 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:15am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Toddler Tadpoles is for children ages 1-2. It lasts 20-25 minutes and can include stories, finger plays, bean bags, shaker eggs, lots of music, and fun. Activities are age appropriate and encourage the development of pre-literacy and motor skills through reading, dancing, singing, and movement. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

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Preschool Pollywogs

February 20 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Preschool Pollywogs is for children ages 3-5. It lasts 45-55 minutes and can include stories, songs, fun activities, bean bags, Lummi sticks, and a short film. Activities are age appropriate and encourage the development of pre-literacy and motor skills through reading, dancing, singing, and movement. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

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Physical Therapy Falls Prevention Exercises

February 20 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 11:30am on day Third of the month, repeating until March 21, 2019

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

The East Cobb Library is pleased to partner with PT Solutions Physical Therapy, one of our neighbors in the Parkaire Landing Shopping Center. A physical therapist from PT Solutions will be conducting a weekly falls prevention exercise program. This class is part of the East Cobb Library Wellness Senior Series in partnership with local wellness instructors. However, all adults ages 18+ are welcome to attend. Registration required.  Please contact the East Cobb Library Information Desk at 770-509-2730 to reserve your spot.

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Family Fun Time

February 20 @ 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Family Fun Time is for families with children of all ages. It lasts 40-50 minutes and can include books, activities, a short film, parachute play, music, and a craft. This program encourages a love of reading and learning as well as the use of fine and large motor skills. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult. Upcoming Dates and Themes: January 9th- Happy Birthday, Dr. MLK, Jr! January 16th- Brrr, It’s Cold! January 23rd- Winter Animals January 30th-…

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East Cobb Book Club – Morning

February 21 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Free

The East Cobb Book Discussion Group meets the third Thursday of every month, the morning session at 11 am, and the afternoon session at 2 pm. We read a wide variety of literature, including fiction, non-fiction, classics and new releases. Every effort is made to have the selected books for check-out at the branch library, however, we sometimes need to change the selection, due to not enough copies of the title being available. Please call (770)-509-2730 to confirm this month’s…

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Itsy Bitsy Babies

February 21 @ 11:15 am - 11:35 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:15am on Thursday, repeating until April 25, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Itsy Bitsy Babies is for infants up to age 1. It lasts 20 minutes and can include short stories, bounces, rhymes, finger plays, music, shaker eggs, dancing, parachute play, and scarves. Families are encouraged to stay after to talk, play, and read. Activities promote pre-literacy and motor skills through movement, rhyme, song, and dance. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

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East Cobb Book Club – Afternoon

February 21 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Free

The East Cobb Book Discussion Group meets the third Thursday of every month, the morning session at 11 am, and the afternoon session at 2 pm. We read a wide variety of literature, including fiction, non-fiction, classics and new releases. Every effort is made to have the selected books for check-out at the branch library, however, we sometimes need to change the selection, due to not enough copies of the title being available. Please call (770)-509-2730 to confirm this month’s…

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Wellstar Heart Health

February 23 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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 representatives of WellStar Health System to present a Heart Health program in February, which is American Heart Month 2019.  Attendees will learn strategies and tips from WellStar about how to keep their heart healthy, especially as they get older. American Heart Month 2019 is all about heart health awareness and heart attack prevention tactics for women and men. Food diaries, fitness journals, health handbooks, and healthy cookbooks are just some of the…

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Free Youth Tutoring

February 23 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:30pm on Saturday, repeating until May 11, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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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 – 4:30 pm for ages K-8th grade, from January 12 – May 11, 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 one-on-one…

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Toddler Tadpoles

February 26 @ 10:15 am - 10:40 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:15am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Toddler Tadpoles is for children ages 1-2. It lasts 20-25 minutes and can include stories, finger plays, bean bags, shaker eggs, lots of music, and fun. Activities are age appropriate and encourage the development of pre-literacy and motor skills through reading, dancing, singing, and movement. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

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AARP Tax Aide

February 26 @ 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Tuesday, repeating until April 9, 2019

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

The Cobb County Public Library System and AARP are partnering together to provide a free, volunteer-run tax assistance and preparation service.  AARP tax assistance is for lower and middle income taxpayers, with special attention to those 60 years of age and older.  First-come, first served.  Late arrivals may have to wait until the next day on the schedule for service. Free AARP Tax-Aide service will be provided from February 5th through April 9, 2019 at the East Cobb Library. IRS-trained…

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Preschool Pollywogs

February 26 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Preschool Pollywogs is for children ages 3-5. It lasts 45-55 minutes and can include stories, songs, fun activities, bean bags, Lummi sticks, and a short film. Activities are age appropriate and encourage the development of pre-literacy and motor skills through reading, dancing, singing, and movement. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

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Crazy 8s Math Club

February 26 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until March 26, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Crazy 8s is America’s biggest after-school math club for children in grades 3-5 and is designed to get them fired up about math! Every week participants will have hands-on activities, run and jump, make music, make a mess, and meet new friends. Crazy 8s will meet once a week at the East Cobb Library. Space is limited, and children must commit to attending every week. Registration opens on January 2nd. Call 770-509-2730 for more information or to register. To learn…

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Toddler Tadpoles

February 27 @ 10:15 am - 10:40 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:15am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Toddler Tadpoles is for children ages 1-2. It lasts 20-25 minutes and can include stories, finger plays, bean bags, shaker eggs, lots of music, and fun. Activities are age appropriate and encourage the development of pre-literacy and motor skills through reading, dancing, singing, and movement. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

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Preschool Pollywogs

February 27 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Preschool Pollywogs is for children ages 3-5. It lasts 45-55 minutes and can include stories, songs, fun activities, bean bags, Lummi sticks, and a short film. Activities are age appropriate and encourage the development of pre-literacy and motor skills through reading, dancing, singing, and movement. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

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Pain Relief Meditation

February 27 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 11:30am on day Fourth of the month, repeating until March 28, 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 local certified meditation instructor Toni Needel for free classes as part of our Senior Wellness Series. The focus/theme of these classes will be “Meditation and its role in Pain Management.” In these classes patrons will learn how to tap into the profound mind/body connection and how to use it in pain management. Using breathing techniques and self-awareness during meditation, patrons will learn how to calm and relax sensations within the body so…

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Family Fun Time

February 27 @ 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Family Fun Time is for families with children of all ages. It lasts 40-50 minutes and can include books, activities, a short film, parachute play, music, and a craft. This program encourages a love of reading and learning as well as the use of fine and large motor skills. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult. Upcoming Dates and Themes: January 9th- Happy Birthday, Dr. MLK, Jr! January 16th- Brrr, It’s Cold! January 23rd- Winter Animals January 30th-…

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Itsy Bitsy Babies

February 28 @ 11:15 am - 11:35 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:15am on Thursday, repeating until April 25, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Itsy Bitsy Babies is for infants up to age 1. It lasts 20 minutes and can include short stories, bounces, rhymes, finger plays, music, shaker eggs, dancing, parachute play, and scarves. Families are encouraged to stay after to talk, play, and read. Activities promote pre-literacy and motor skills through movement, rhyme, song, and dance. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

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READing Paws

February 28 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on February 28, 2019 at 3:30pm

One event on March 28, 2019 at 3:30pm

One event on April 25, 2019 at 3:30pm

One event on May 16, 2019 at 3:30pm

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Come read to the library’s Reading Dog! This one-on-one program for children in grades K-5 is designed to promote confidence and to encourage independent reading skills. Registration is required. Please call 770-509-2730 for more information or to register.

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March 2019

Free Youth Tutoring

March 2 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:30pm on Saturday, repeating until May 11, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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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 – 4:30 pm for ages K-8th grade, from January 12 – May 11, 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 one-on-one…

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Teen Tech: littleBits 3:30-4:30

March 2 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Let’s use littleBits to make fun creations! littleBits are electronic building blocks that easily snap together to make inventions come alive. All supplies will be provided. This STEAM event is exclusively for teens in grades 6-12. Space is limited, registration is required and will open on February 16th. Please call 770-509-2730 to register.

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Toddler Tadpoles

March 5 @ 10:15 am - 10:40 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:15am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Toddler Tadpoles is for children ages 1-2. It lasts 20-25 minutes and can include stories, finger plays, bean bags, shaker eggs, lots of music, and fun. Activities are age appropriate and encourage the development of pre-literacy and motor skills through reading, dancing, singing, and movement. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

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AARP Tax Aide

March 5 @ 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Tuesday, repeating until April 9, 2019

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

The Cobb County Public Library System and AARP are partnering together to provide a free, volunteer-run tax assistance and preparation service.  AARP tax assistance is for lower and middle income taxpayers, with special attention to those 60 years of age and older.  First-come, first served.  Late arrivals may have to wait until the next day on the schedule for service. Free AARP Tax-Aide service will be provided from February 5th through April 9, 2019 at the East Cobb Library. IRS-trained…

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Preschool Pollywogs

March 5 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Preschool Pollywogs is for children ages 3-5. It lasts 45-55 minutes and can include stories, songs, fun activities, bean bags, Lummi sticks, and a short film. Activities are age appropriate and encourage the development of pre-literacy and motor skills through reading, dancing, singing, and movement. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

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Crazy 8s Math Club

March 5 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until March 26, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Crazy 8s is America’s biggest after-school math club for children in grades 3-5 and is designed to get them fired up about math! Every week participants will have hands-on activities, run and jump, make music, make a mess, and meet new friends. Crazy 8s will meet once a week at the East Cobb Library. Space is limited, and children must commit to attending every week. Registration opens on January 2nd. Call 770-509-2730 for more information or to register. To learn…

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Toddler Tadpoles

March 6 @ 10:15 am - 10:40 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:15am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Toddler Tadpoles is for children ages 1-2. It lasts 20-25 minutes and can include stories, finger plays, bean bags, shaker eggs, lots of music, and fun. Activities are age appropriate and encourage the development of pre-literacy and motor skills through reading, dancing, singing, and movement. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

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Preschool Pollywogs

March 6 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Preschool Pollywogs is for children ages 3-5. It lasts 45-55 minutes and can include stories, songs, fun activities, bean bags, Lummi sticks, and a short film. Activities are age appropriate and encourage the development of pre-literacy and motor skills through reading, dancing, singing, and movement. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

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Tai Chi

March 6 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 11:30am on day First of the month, repeating until March 7, 2019

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

Please join us for free balance strengthening Tai Chi classes. The East Cobb Library is partnering with certified instructor, Charlene Lee from Buckhead Body & Brain Tai Chi and Yoga, to present Tai Chi classes as part of our Senior Wellness Series. Tai Chi is known to help people with their balance and strength. All adults ages 18+ are welcome! Registration required.  Please contact the East Cobb Library Information Desk at 770-509-2730 to reserve your spot.

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Family Fun Time

March 6 @ 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Family Fun Time is for families with children of all ages. It lasts 40-50 minutes and can include books, activities, a short film, parachute play, music, and a craft. This program encourages a love of reading and learning as well as the use of fine and large motor skills. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult. Upcoming Dates and Themes: January 9th- Happy Birthday, Dr. MLK, Jr! January 16th- Brrr, It’s Cold! January 23rd- Winter Animals January 30th-…

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Itsy Bitsy Babies

March 7 @ 11:15 am - 11:35 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:15am on Thursday, repeating until April 25, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
+ Google Map

Itsy Bitsy Babies is for infants up to age 1. It lasts 20 minutes and can include short stories, bounces, rhymes, finger plays, music, shaker eggs, dancing, parachute play, and scarves. Families are encouraged to stay after to talk, play, and read. Activities promote pre-literacy and motor skills through movement, rhyme, song, and dance. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

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Men’s Book Club

March 9 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Free

This Book Club reads and discusses multiple genres: horror, military, sci-fi, etc. Although called the Men’s Book Club, women are certainly welcome. On March 9 we will be reading and discussing "Eloquent Rage: a black feminist discovers her superpower" by Brittney C. Cooper.  Part biography, part nonfiction, this book explores the African-American female and how feminism, friendship, and faith in one's own superpowers are all we really need to turn things right-side up again. Upcoming Dates and Selections: Saturday, January 12…

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Free Youth Tutoring

March 9 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:30pm on Saturday, repeating until May 11, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
+ Google Map

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 – 4:30 pm for ages K-8th grade, from January 12 – May 11, 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 one-on-one…

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Pajamarama Family Program

March 11 @ 6:30 pm - 6:55 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on February 11, 2019 at 6:30pm

One event on March 11, 2019 at 6:30pm

One event on April 8, 2019 at 6:30pm

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Families with children of all ages are invited to join us for a monthly bedtime themed storytime. The program lasts 25 minutes and can include books, rhymes, finger plays, and music. This program encourages a love of reading and learning as well imagination and play. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

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Toddler Tadpoles

March 12 @ 10:15 am - 10:40 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:15am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
+ Google Map

Toddler Tadpoles is for children ages 1-2. It lasts 20-25 minutes and can include stories, finger plays, bean bags, shaker eggs, lots of music, and fun. Activities are age appropriate and encourage the development of pre-literacy and motor skills through reading, dancing, singing, and movement. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

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AARP Tax Aide

March 12 @ 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Tuesday, repeating until April 9, 2019

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

The Cobb County Public Library System and AARP are partnering together to provide a free, volunteer-run tax assistance and preparation service.  AARP tax assistance is for lower and middle income taxpayers, with special attention to those 60 years of age and older.  First-come, first served.  Late arrivals may have to wait until the next day on the schedule for service. Free AARP Tax-Aide service will be provided from February 5th through April 9, 2019 at the East Cobb Library. IRS-trained…

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Preschool Pollywogs

March 12 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
+ Google Map

Preschool Pollywogs is for children ages 3-5. It lasts 45-55 minutes and can include stories, songs, fun activities, bean bags, Lummi sticks, and a short film. Activities are age appropriate and encourage the development of pre-literacy and motor skills through reading, dancing, singing, and movement. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

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Crazy 8s Math Club

March 12 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until March 26, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
+ Google Map

Crazy 8s is America’s biggest after-school math club for children in grades 3-5 and is designed to get them fired up about math! Every week participants will have hands-on activities, run and jump, make music, make a mess, and meet new friends. Crazy 8s will meet once a week at the East Cobb Library. Space is limited, and children must commit to attending every week. Registration opens on January 2nd. Call 770-509-2730 for more information or to register. To learn…

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Toddler Tadpoles

March 13 @ 10:15 am - 10:40 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:15am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
+ Google Map

Toddler Tadpoles is for children ages 1-2. It lasts 20-25 minutes and can include stories, finger plays, bean bags, shaker eggs, lots of music, and fun. Activities are age appropriate and encourage the development of pre-literacy and motor skills through reading, dancing, singing, and movement. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

Find out more »

Preschool Pollywogs

March 13 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
+ Google Map

Preschool Pollywogs is for children ages 3-5. It lasts 45-55 minutes and can include stories, songs, fun activities, bean bags, Lummi sticks, and a short film. Activities are age appropriate and encourage the development of pre-literacy and motor skills through reading, dancing, singing, and movement. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

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Senior Yoga

March 13 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 11:30am on day Second of the month, repeating until March 14, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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The East Cobb Library is pleased to partner with local certified Yoga instructor, Toni Needel, as part of our Senior Wellness Series.  Join Toni as she leads the class through Yoga poses, breathing exercises, and mind-calming techniques. All adults ages 18+ are welcome.  Registration required. Please contact the East Cobb Library Information Desk at 770-509-2730 to reserve your spot.

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Family Fun Time

March 13 @ 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Family Fun Time is for families with children of all ages. It lasts 40-50 minutes and can include books, activities, a short film, parachute play, music, and a craft. This program encourages a love of reading and learning as well as the use of fine and large motor skills. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult. Upcoming Dates and Themes: January 9th- Happy Birthday, Dr. MLK, Jr! January 16th- Brrr, It’s Cold! January 23rd- Winter Animals January 30th-…

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Itsy Bitsy Babies

March 14 @ 11:15 am - 11:35 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:15am on Thursday, repeating until April 25, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Itsy Bitsy Babies is for infants up to age 1. It lasts 20 minutes and can include short stories, bounces, rhymes, finger plays, music, shaker eggs, dancing, parachute play, and scarves. Families are encouraged to stay after to talk, play, and read. Activities promote pre-literacy and motor skills through movement, rhyme, song, and dance. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

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Free Youth Tutoring

March 16 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:30pm on Saturday, repeating until May 11, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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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 – 4:30 pm for ages K-8th grade, from January 12 – May 11, 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 one-on-one…

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AARP Tax Aide

March 19 @ 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Tuesday, repeating until April 9, 2019

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

The Cobb County Public Library System and AARP are partnering together to provide a free, volunteer-run tax assistance and preparation service.  AARP tax assistance is for lower and middle income taxpayers, with special attention to those 60 years of age and older.  First-come, first served.  Late arrivals may have to wait until the next day on the schedule for service. Free AARP Tax-Aide service will be provided from February 5th through April 9, 2019 at the East Cobb Library. IRS-trained…

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Physical Therapy Falls Prevention Exercises

March 20 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 11:30am on day Third of the month, repeating until March 21, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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The East Cobb Library is pleased to partner with PT Solutions Physical Therapy, one of our neighbors in the Parkaire Landing Shopping Center. A physical therapist from PT Solutions will be conducting a weekly falls prevention exercise program. This class is part of the East Cobb Library Wellness Senior Series in partnership with local wellness instructors. However, all adults ages 18+ are welcome to attend. Registration required.  Please contact the East Cobb Library Information Desk at 770-509-2730 to reserve your spot.

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East Cobb Book Club – Morning

March 21 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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The East Cobb Book Discussion Group meets the third Thursday of every month, the morning session at 11 am, and the afternoon session at 2 pm. We read a wide variety of literature, including fiction, non-fiction, classics and new releases. Every effort is made to have the selected books for check-out at the branch library, however, we sometimes need to change the selection, due to not enough copies of the title being available. Please call (770)-509-2730 to confirm this month’s…

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East Cobb Book Club – Afternoon

March 21 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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The East Cobb Book Discussion Group meets the third Thursday of every month, the morning session at 11 am, and the afternoon session at 2 pm. We read a wide variety of literature, including fiction, non-fiction, classics and new releases. Every effort is made to have the selected books for check-out at the branch library, however, we sometimes need to change the selection, due to not enough copies of the title being available. Please call (770)-509-2730 to confirm this month’s…

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Managing Stress for Caregivers

March 23 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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This 60 minute presentation was created by the National office of the Powerful Tools for Caregivers (PTC) program and will be presented by a trained co-leader of the PTC program. In this program, caregivers will be presented a wealth of self-care tools to: reduce personal stress; change negative self-talk; communicate their needs to family members and healthcare or service providers; communicate effectively in challenging situations; recognize the messages in their emotions, deal with difficult feelings; and make tough care-giving decisions.…

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Free Youth Tutoring

March 23 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:30pm on Saturday, repeating until May 11, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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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 – 4:30 pm for ages K-8th grade, from January 12 – May 11, 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 one-on-one…

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Toddler Tadpoles

March 26 @ 10:15 am - 10:40 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:15am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Toddler Tadpoles is for children ages 1-2. It lasts 20-25 minutes and can include stories, finger plays, bean bags, shaker eggs, lots of music, and fun. Activities are age appropriate and encourage the development of pre-literacy and motor skills through reading, dancing, singing, and movement. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

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AARP Tax Aide

March 26 @ 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Tuesday, repeating until April 9, 2019

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

The Cobb County Public Library System and AARP are partnering together to provide a free, volunteer-run tax assistance and preparation service.  AARP tax assistance is for lower and middle income taxpayers, with special attention to those 60 years of age and older.  First-come, first served.  Late arrivals may have to wait until the next day on the schedule for service. Free AARP Tax-Aide service will be provided from February 5th through April 9, 2019 at the East Cobb Library. IRS-trained…

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Preschool Pollywogs

March 26 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Preschool Pollywogs is for children ages 3-5. It lasts 45-55 minutes and can include stories, songs, fun activities, bean bags, Lummi sticks, and a short film. Activities are age appropriate and encourage the development of pre-literacy and motor skills through reading, dancing, singing, and movement. No registration required. All storytimes require a participating adult.

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