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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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July 2019

Toddler Storytime

Tuesday, July 16 @ 10:15 am - 10:40 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:15 am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, July 23, 2019

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

Enjoy an interactive storytime with your child that incorporates read-alouds, rhymes, music and movement activities while encouraging reading readiness and fun. We will sing, talk, read, and play together as we introduce the early literacy skills your child needs to be a successful reader! For children ages 1-2 with a participating adult. No registration required.  

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FREE Summer PSAT Prep Session – FULL No More Registrations

Tuesday, July 16 @ 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 3:00 pm, repeating until Friday, July 19, 2019

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

UPDATE:  All spots for PSAT Prep Session are FULL.  This FREE PSAT Prep Session is for rising 8th & 9th graders.  The prep sessions will be taught by high school students from Walton, Westminster, and Wheeler High School who all rank in the 98th National Percentile on the PSAT.   Sessions will occur from 3:00 - 5:30 pm on July 15 - 19.  Only eight students maximum per session.  

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Tween Book Club

Tuesday, July 16 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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The Tween Book Club meets on the third Tuesday of the month at 3:30 pm. The group is for ages 9-12, and reads and discusses a variety of books in different genres. This month's title: The Kid in the Red Jacket, humorous realistic fiction, by Barbara Park. When ten-year-old Howard has to move with his family to a distant state, he is forced to live on a street named Chester Pewe, adjust to a new school, and get used to being…

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Preschool Storytime

Wednesday, July 17 @ 11:00 am - 11:40 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, July 24, 2019

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

Enjoy an interactive storytime with your child that incorporates read alouds, rhymes, music and movement activities while encouraging reading readiness and fun. Storytime is a wonderful way to introduce and reinforce the early literacy skills your child needs to be successful in reading and school! For children ages 3-5 with a participating adult. No registration required.

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FREE Summer PSAT Prep Session – FULL No More Registrations

Wednesday, July 17 @ 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 3:00 pm, repeating until Friday, July 19, 2019

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

UPDATE:  All spots for PSAT Prep Session are FULL.  This FREE PSAT Prep Session is for rising 8th & 9th graders.  The prep sessions will be taught by high school students from Walton, Westminster, and Wheeler High School who all rank in the 98th National Percentile on the PSAT.   Sessions will occur from 3:00 - 5:30 pm on July 15 - 19.  Only eight students maximum per session.  

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Koo Koo Kangaroo Dance Party

Wednesday, July 17 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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It's a dance party! We'll have fun as we dance it out to Koo Koo Kangaroo's silly music videos. This is a super active program, so be sure to dress appropriately and wear sneakers! Children 9 and younger must be accompanied by a caregiver. No registration required.

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East Cobb Book Club – Morning

Thursday, July 18 @ 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 Club 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 title.…

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East Cobb Book Club – Afternoon

Thursday, July 18 @ 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 Club 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 title.…

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FREE Summer PSAT Prep Session – FULL No More Registrations

Thursday, July 18 @ 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 3:00 pm, repeating until Friday, July 19, 2019

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

UPDATE:  All spots for PSAT Prep Session are FULL.  This FREE PSAT Prep Session is for rising 8th & 9th graders.  The prep sessions will be taught by high school students from Walton, Westminster, and Wheeler High School who all rank in the 98th National Percentile on the PSAT.   Sessions will occur from 3:00 - 5:30 pm on July 15 - 19.  Only eight students maximum per session.  

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Teen Art Club

Thursday, July 18 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Join us to get hands on experience with a variety of art techniques. All supplies provided. Registration is required and opens on July 3rd. Call 770-509-2730 to register. *This program is exclusively for teens in grades 6-12.*

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FREE Summer PSAT Prep Session – FULL No More Registrations

Friday, July 19 @ 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 3:00 pm, repeating until Friday, July 19, 2019

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

UPDATE:  All spots for PSAT Prep Session are FULL.  This FREE PSAT Prep Session is for rising 8th & 9th graders.  The prep sessions will be taught by high school students from Walton, Westminster, and Wheeler High School who all rank in the 98th National Percentile on the PSAT.   Sessions will occur from 3:00 - 5:30 pm on July 15 - 19.  Only eight students maximum per session.  

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Yoga for Children

Saturday, July 20 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Would you like to learn yoga? Instructors from Art of Living will present an introductory program for 8 to 12 year old children and their parents. Participants should wear comfortable clothes and bring a mat or bath towel. Registration required. Call 770-509-2730 to register.

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Family Movie: Home (PG)

Monday, July 22 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Join us for a showing of "Home". A lovable misfit from another planet meets a girl named Tip. The two unlikely friends embark on the greatest journey of all time. Rated PG. All ages welcome. Feel free to bring snacks, dress in your PJs, and have fun! Children 9 and younger must be accompanied by a caregiver.

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Toddler Storytime

Tuesday, July 23 @ 10:15 am - 10:40 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:15 am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, July 23, 2019

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

Enjoy an interactive storytime with your child that incorporates read-alouds, rhymes, music and movement activities while encouraging reading readiness and fun. We will sing, talk, read, and play together as we introduce the early literacy skills your child needs to be a successful reader! For children ages 1-2 with a participating adult. No registration required.  

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Tween Movie: The Sorcerer’s Apprentice (PG)

Tuesday, July 23 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Join us for a showing of "The Sorcerer's Apprentice". Balthazar Blake is a modern-day sorcerer with his hands full defending Manhattan against dark forces. When a seemingly average kid shows hidden potential, Balthazar takes his reluctant recruit on a crash course in the art and science of magic to become the ultimate sorcerer's apprentice. Rated PG. Feel free to bring your own snacks. *This program is exclusively for tweens ages 9-12.*

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Preschool Storytime

Wednesday, July 24 @ 11:00 am - 11:40 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, July 24, 2019

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

Enjoy an interactive storytime with your child that incorporates read alouds, rhymes, music and movement activities while encouraging reading readiness and fun. Storytime is a wonderful way to introduce and reinforce the early literacy skills your child needs to be successful in reading and school! For children ages 3-5 with a participating adult. No registration required.

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Crafternoon for School Age Children

Wednesday, July 24 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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School age children can make a variety of fun crafts during this drop-in program. All supplies provided. Children 9 and younger must be accompanied by a caregiver. No registration required.

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Teen Movie: Gravity (PG-13)

Thursday, July 25 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Free

Join us for a showing of "Gravity". Watch a heart-pounding thriller that will draw viewers into the infinite and merciless realm of deep space. A brilliant medical engineer, Dr. Ryan Stone, is on her first shuttle mission, with veteran astronaut and acting space commander Matt Kowalski. Then disaster strikes the shuttle, leaving Stone and Kowalski completely out of touch with Earth. With little oxygen and energy left, how will they survive? Rated PG-13. Feel free to bring your own snacks. *This…

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Coffee with a Cop

Saturday, July 27 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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The East Cobb Library is proud to partner with the Cobb County Police Department and present Coffee with a Cop.  Stop by the East Cobb Library on Saturday, July 27, from 11 am - noon and meet Officer Nathalie Jegg.  Officer Jegg is one of the police officers assigned to the East Cobb area. All ages are welcome and no registration is required.

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August 2019

Tai Chi

Wednesday, August 7 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Please join us for free balance strengthening Tai Chi classes. The East Cobb Library is partnering with certified instructor, Pat Newcombe, 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.  Click here to register or contact the East Cobb Library Information Desk at 770-509-2730 to reserve your spot.

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Men’s Book Club

Saturday, August 10 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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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 August 10, we will be reading and discussing "A Man Called Ove" by Frederik Backman.  This fiction book tells the story of a curmudgeon hiding a terrible personal loss beneath a cranky and short-tempered exterior, all the while clashing with new neighbors, a boisterous family whose chattiness and habits lead to unexpected friendship. Saturday, May 11 - "Lincoln's Last Trial:…

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Senior Yoga

Wednesday, August 14 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
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. Click here to register or contact the East Cobb Library Information Desk at 770-509-2730 to reserve your spot.

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East Cobb Book Club – Morning

Thursday, August 15 @ 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 Club 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 title.…

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East Cobb Book Club – Afternoon

Thursday, August 15 @ 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 Club 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 title.…

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Bead Jewelry Making

Saturday, August 17 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Join East Cobb Library employee, Alisa Rusk, as she provides an introduction to making simple jewelry by using beads.  Materials will be provided but patrons can certainly bring in beads they may want to use.  Please bring in your own chain nose pliers (recommended) or needle nose pliers to crimp ends of jewelry. Registration is required.  Click here to register or contact the East Cobb Library at 770-509-2730 to reserve your spot.

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FREE Youth Tutoring

Saturday, August 17 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:30 pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, November 23, 2019

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

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

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Building Your Soil for a Healthy Garden

Tuesday, August 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Looking to improve your home garden?  The key to a successful garden begins with healthy soil.  Come to the East Cobb Library on August 20, 2019 and join Cobb County Master Gardener and 2019 International Master Gardener Award Winner for Research, Cris Force, who will discuss soil science and ways to improve your soil for healthier and happier plants!  Click here to register or call the East Cobb Library for more information at 770-509-2730.

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Physical Therapy Falls Prevention Exercises

Wednesday, August 21 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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.  Click here to register or contact the East Cobb Library Information Desk at 770-509-2730…

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AARP Safe Driving Course

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

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

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FREE Youth Tutoring

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

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

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

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Pain Relief Meditation

Wednesday, August 28 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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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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FREE Youth Tutoring

Saturday, August 31 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:30 pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, November 23, 2019

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

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

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September 2019

Girl Talk East Cobb Chapter

Tuesday, September 3 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
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One event on Tuesday, September 17, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on Tuesday, October 8, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on Tuesday, November 12, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on Tuesday, December 10, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at 5:00 pm

One event on Tuesday, January 28, 2020 at 5:00 pm

One event on Tuesday, February 11, 2020 at 5:00 pm

One event on Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at 5:00 pm

One event on Tuesday, March 24, 2020 at 5:00 pm

One event on Tuesday, April 21, 2020 at 5:00 pm

One event on Tuesday, May 5, 2020 at 5:00 pm

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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The East Cobb Library is proud to host the Girl Talk East Cobb Chapter. Girl Talk is an organization that strives to make girls confident leaders through peer to peer mentoring programs. Each chapter is a forum for interaction between high school girls (mentors) and middle school girls (mentees). Teenage girls come together and find strength in each other through learning new skills and creating a support network. High school girls develop leadership skills as they guide meetings for middle…

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Tai Chi

Wednesday, September 4 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Please join us for free balance strengthening Tai Chi classes. The East Cobb Library is partnering with certified instructor, Charlene Lee, to present Tai Chi classes as part of our Senior Wellness Series. Tai Chi is known to help people with their balance and strength. September is National Falls Prevention Awareness Month, which raises awareness about how to prevent fall-related injuries among older adults. All adults ages 18+ are welcome! Registration required.  Click here to register or contact the East Cobb Library…

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East Cobb Nerd Science STEM Program

Thursday, September 5 @ 5:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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One event on Thursday, September 19, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on Thursday, October 3, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on Thursday, October 17, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on Thursday, October 31, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on Thursday, November 14, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on Thursday, November 28, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on Thursday, December 12, 2019 at 5:00 pm

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Discuss popular ideas from comic books, video games, movies, and other forms of pop-culture media as we use actual science to measure just how accurate those ideas are. Topics of discussion include, but are not limited to "Just how sharp are Wolverine's claws?"; "Are light-sabers as elegant as they portray in the movies?"; "Super powers and why you don't want them!"; and many more! STEM programs are a great way to get excited about Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. This…

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Chinese Moon Festival

Saturday, September 7 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Come out to the East Cobb Library on Saturday, September 7 from 11:00 am - 1:00 pm for our Chinese Moon Festival celebration.  Enjoy Chinese music, dance, chorus, crafts, games and moon cakes.  This program is initiated by The Alliance of Youth Leaders in the United States (AYLUS) East Cobb Branch, Walton High School, and the local Chinese School (ACCA). No registration is required.  For more information please call the East Cobb Library at 770-509-2730.

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FREE Youth Tutoring

Saturday, September 7 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:30 pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, November 23, 2019

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

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

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Toddler Storytime

Tuesday, September 10 @ 10:15 am - 10:40 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:15 am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, December 11, 2019

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

Enjoy an interactive storytime with your child that incorporates read-alouds, rhymes, music and movement activities while encouraging reading readiness and fun. We will sing, talk, read, and play together as we introduce the early literacy skills your child needs to be a successful reader! For children ages 1-2 with a participating adult. No registration required.  

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Preschool Storytime

Tuesday, September 10 @ 11:00 am - 11:40 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, December 11, 2019

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

Enjoy an interactive storytime with your child that incorporates read-alouds, rhymes, music and movement activities while encouraging reading readiness and fun. Storytime is a wonderful way to introduce and reinforce the early literacy skills your child needs to be successful in reading and school! For children ages 3-5 with a participating adult. No registration required.

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Toddler Storytime

Wednesday, September 11 @ 10:15 am - 10:40 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:15 am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, December 11, 2019

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

Enjoy an interactive storytime with your child that incorporates read-alouds, rhymes, music and movement activities while encouraging reading readiness and fun. We will sing, talk, read, and play together as we introduce the early literacy skills your child needs to be a successful reader! For children ages 1-2 with a participating adult. No registration required.  

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Preschool Storytime

Wednesday, September 11 @ 11:00 am - 11:40 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, December 11, 2019

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

Enjoy an interactive storytime with your child that incorporates read-alouds, rhymes, music and movement activities while encouraging reading readiness and fun. Storytime is a wonderful way to introduce and reinforce the early literacy skills your child needs to be successful in reading and school! For children ages 3-5 with a participating adult. No registration required.

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Senior Yoga

Wednesday, September 11 @ 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 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. September is National Falls Prevention Awareness Month, which raises awareness about how to prevent fall-related injuries among older adults. All adults ages 18+ are welcome. Registration required. Click here to register or contact the East Cobb Library Information Desk at 770-509-2730 to reserve your spot.

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Family Fun Time

Wednesday, September 11 @ 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, December 11, 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. For more information call 770-509-2730. Upcoming Dates and Themes: September 11th- Teddy Bear Party September 18th- Books and Libraries September 25th- We…

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Itsy Bitsy Babies

Thursday, September 12 @ 11:00 am - 11:20 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, December 12, 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. The program lasts for 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 the program to talk, play, and read. Activities promote-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

Saturday, September 14 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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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 September 14, we will be reading and discussing "Fly Girls: how five daring women defied all odds and made aviation history" by Keith O'Brien.  This biography traces the story of five women, including Amelia Earhart, who successfully fought to compete against men in the high-stakes national air races of the 1920's and 1930's. Saturday, September 14 -…

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Mock SAT at East Cobb

Saturday, September 14 @ 12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Full-length proctored tests enable you to see where you stand on the test without the pressure of an official score. Afterwards, a comprehensive score report will help you target areas for improvement and plan for your real test accordingly. Registration is required. To register, go to www.applerouth.come/signup  

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FREE Youth Tutoring

Saturday, September 14 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:30 pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, November 23, 2019

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

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

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East Cobb Role-Playing Game Club

Saturday, September 14 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 2:30 pm

One event on Saturday, October 19, 2019 at 2:30 pm

One event on Saturday, November 2, 2019 at 2:30 pm

One event on Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 2:30 pm

One event on Saturday, December 7, 2019 at 2:30 pm

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Jump into the world of role-playing games by playing one run by our very own game-master Jay. Uncover the secrets of the Forgotten Realms world using the Pathfinder gaming system to make your very own character! Role-playing is super fun, and it's also a great way to pick up visual-spatial learning, cooperation, improvisation, creativity, reading, and math skills. This group is intended for ages 13-17; space is limited to 8 players.  Each session will last one and a half hours…

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Toddler Storytime

Tuesday, September 17 @ 10:15 am - 10:40 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:15 am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, December 11, 2019

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

Enjoy an interactive storytime with your child that incorporates read-alouds, rhymes, music and movement activities while encouraging reading readiness and fun. We will sing, talk, read, and play together as we introduce the early literacy skills your child needs to be a successful reader! For children ages 1-2 with a participating adult. No registration required.  

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Preschool Storytime

Tuesday, September 17 @ 11:00 am - 11:40 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, December 11, 2019

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

Enjoy an interactive storytime with your child that incorporates read-alouds, rhymes, music and movement activities while encouraging reading readiness and fun. Storytime is a wonderful way to introduce and reinforce the early literacy skills your child needs to be successful in reading and school! For children ages 3-5 with a participating adult. No registration required.

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Girl Talk East Cobb Chapter

Tuesday, September 17 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
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One event on Tuesday, September 17, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on Tuesday, October 8, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on Tuesday, November 12, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on Tuesday, December 10, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at 5:00 pm

One event on Tuesday, January 28, 2020 at 5:00 pm

One event on Tuesday, February 11, 2020 at 5:00 pm

One event on Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at 5:00 pm

One event on Tuesday, March 24, 2020 at 5:00 pm

One event on Tuesday, April 21, 2020 at 5:00 pm

One event on Tuesday, May 5, 2020 at 5:00 pm

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

The East Cobb Library is proud to host the Girl Talk East Cobb Chapter. Girl Talk is an organization that strives to make girls confident leaders through peer to peer mentoring programs. Each chapter is a forum for interaction between high school girls (mentors) and middle school girls (mentees). Teenage girls come together and find strength in each other through learning new skills and creating a support network. High school girls develop leadership skills as they guide meetings for middle…

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Toddler Storytime

Wednesday, September 18 @ 10:15 am - 10:40 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:15 am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, December 11, 2019

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

Enjoy an interactive storytime with your child that incorporates read-alouds, rhymes, music and movement activities while encouraging reading readiness and fun. We will sing, talk, read, and play together as we introduce the early literacy skills your child needs to be a successful reader! For children ages 1-2 with a participating adult. No registration required.  

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Preschool Storytime

Wednesday, September 18 @ 11:00 am - 11:40 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, December 11, 2019

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

Enjoy an interactive storytime with your child that incorporates read-alouds, rhymes, music and movement activities while encouraging reading readiness and fun. Storytime is a wonderful way to introduce and reinforce the early literacy skills your child needs to be successful in reading and school! For children ages 3-5 with a participating adult. No registration required.

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PT Falls Prevention Program

Wednesday, September 18 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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. September is National Falls Prevention Awareness Month, which raises awareness about how to prevent fall-related injuries among older…

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Family Fun Time

Wednesday, September 18 @ 3:30 pm - 4:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, December 11, 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. For more information call 770-509-2730. Upcoming Dates and Themes: September 11th- Teddy Bear Party September 18th- Books and Libraries September 25th- We…

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Family Fun Time

Wednesday, September 18 @ 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, December 11, 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. For more information call 770-509-2730. Upcoming Dates and Themes: September 11th- Teddy Bear Party September 18th- Books and Libraries September 25th- We…

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East Cobb Book Club – Morning

Thursday, September 19 @ 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 Club 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 title.…

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Itsy Bitsy Babies

Thursday, September 19 @ 11:00 am - 11:20 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, December 12, 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. The program lasts for 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 the program to talk, play, and read. Activities promote-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

Thursday, September 19 @ 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 Club 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 title.…

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East Cobb Nerd Science STEM Program

Thursday, September 19 @ 5:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Thursday, September 19, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on Thursday, October 3, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on Thursday, October 17, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on Thursday, October 31, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on Thursday, November 14, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on Thursday, November 28, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on Thursday, December 12, 2019 at 5:00 pm

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Discuss popular ideas from comic books, video games, movies, and other forms of pop-culture media as we use actual science to measure just how accurate those ideas are. Topics of discussion include, but are not limited to "Just how sharp are Wolverine's claws?"; "Are light-sabers as elegant as they portray in the movies?"; "Super powers and why you don't want them!"; and many more! STEM programs are a great way to get excited about Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. This…

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FREE Youth Tutoring

Saturday, September 21 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:30 pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, November 23, 2019

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

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

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Toddler Storytime

Tuesday, September 24 @ 10:15 am - 10:40 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:15 am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, December 11, 2019

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

Enjoy an interactive storytime with your child that incorporates read-alouds, rhymes, music and movement activities while encouraging reading readiness and fun. We will sing, talk, read, and play together as we introduce the early literacy skills your child needs to be a successful reader! For children ages 1-2 with a participating adult. No registration required.  

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Preschool Storytime

Tuesday, September 24 @ 11:00 am - 11:40 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

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

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

Enjoy an interactive storytime with your child that incorporates read-alouds, rhymes, music and movement activities while encouraging reading readiness and fun. Storytime is a wonderful way to introduce and reinforce the early literacy skills your child needs to be successful in reading and school! For children ages 3-5 with a participating adult. No registration required.

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Toddler Storytime

Wednesday, September 25 @ 10:15 am - 10:40 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:15 am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, December 11, 2019

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

Enjoy an interactive storytime with your child that incorporates read-alouds, rhymes, music and movement activities while encouraging reading readiness and fun. We will sing, talk, read, and play together as we introduce the early literacy skills your child needs to be a successful reader! For children ages 1-2 with a participating adult. No registration required.  

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Preschool Storytime

Wednesday, September 25 @ 11:00 am - 11:40 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

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

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

Enjoy an interactive storytime with your child that incorporates read-alouds, rhymes, music and movement activities while encouraging reading readiness and fun. Storytime is a wonderful way to introduce and reinforce the early literacy skills your child needs to be successful in reading and school! For children ages 3-5 with a participating adult. No registration required.

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Pain Relief Meditation

Wednesday, September 25 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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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

Wednesday, September 25 @ 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, December 11, 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. For more information call 770-509-2730. Upcoming Dates and Themes: September 11th- Teddy Bear Party September 18th- Books and Libraries September 25th- We…

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Itsy Bitsy Babies

Thursday, September 26 @ 11:00 am - 11:20 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, December 12, 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. The program lasts for 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 the program to talk, play, and read. Activities promote-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

Saturday, September 28 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:30 pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, November 23, 2019

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

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

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October 2019

Toddler Storytime

Tuesday, October 1 @ 10:15 am - 10:40 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:15 am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, December 11, 2019

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

Enjoy an interactive storytime with your child that incorporates read-alouds, rhymes, music and movement activities while encouraging reading readiness and fun. We will sing, talk, read, and play together as we introduce the early literacy skills your child needs to be a successful reader! For children ages 1-2 with a participating adult. No registration required.  

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Preschool Storytime

Tuesday, October 1 @ 11:00 am - 11:40 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

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

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

Enjoy an interactive storytime with your child that incorporates read-alouds, rhymes, music and movement activities while encouraging reading readiness and fun. Storytime is a wonderful way to introduce and reinforce the early literacy skills your child needs to be successful in reading and school! For children ages 3-5 with a participating adult. No registration required.

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Toddler Storytime

Wednesday, October 2 @ 10:15 am - 10:40 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:15 am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, December 11, 2019

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

Enjoy an interactive storytime with your child that incorporates read-alouds, rhymes, music and movement activities while encouraging reading readiness and fun. We will sing, talk, read, and play together as we introduce the early literacy skills your child needs to be a successful reader! For children ages 1-2 with a participating adult. No registration required.  

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Preschool Storytime

Wednesday, October 2 @ 11:00 am - 11:40 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

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

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

Enjoy an interactive storytime with your child that incorporates read-alouds, rhymes, music and movement activities while encouraging reading readiness and fun. Storytime is a wonderful way to introduce and reinforce the early literacy skills your child needs to be successful in reading and school! For children ages 3-5 with a participating adult. No registration required.

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Tai Chi

Wednesday, October 2 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Please join us for free balance strengthening Tai Chi classes. The East Cobb Library is partnering with certified instructor, Charlene Lee, 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.  Click here to register or contact the East Cobb Library Information Desk at 770-509-2730 to reserve your spot.

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Family Fun Time

Wednesday, October 2 @ 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, December 11, 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. For more information call 770-509-2730. Upcoming Dates and Themes: September 11th- Teddy Bear Party September 18th- Books and Libraries September 25th- We…

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Itsy Bitsy Babies

Thursday, October 3 @ 11:00 am - 11:20 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, December 12, 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. The program lasts for 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 the program to talk, play, and read. Activities promote-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 Nerd Science STEM Program

Thursday, October 3 @ 5:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Thursday, September 19, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on Thursday, October 3, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on Thursday, October 17, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on Thursday, October 31, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on Thursday, November 14, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on Thursday, November 28, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on Thursday, December 12, 2019 at 5:00 pm

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Discuss popular ideas from comic books, video games, movies, and other forms of pop-culture media as we use actual science to measure just how accurate those ideas are. Topics of discussion include, but are not limited to "Just how sharp are Wolverine's claws?"; "Are light-sabers as elegant as they portray in the movies?"; "Super powers and why you don't want them!"; and many more! STEM programs are a great way to get excited about Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. This…

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Genealogy History, Resources, and Tips

Saturday, October 5 @ 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 on Saturday, October 5th, for an excellent genealogy program.  A representative from the library system's Georgia Room will lead the presentation.  Topics will include an overview of genealogy in the USA, resources for patrons, and tips for researching your family history.  This program is suitable for patrons just beginning research of their family tree and for experienced genealogists. Click here to register or call the East Cobb Library at 770-509-2730 for more information.

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FREE Youth Tutoring

Saturday, October 5 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:30 pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, November 23, 2019

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

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

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Toddler Storytime

Tuesday, October 8 @ 10:15 am - 10:40 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:15 am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, December 11, 2019

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

Enjoy an interactive storytime with your child that incorporates read-alouds, rhymes, music and movement activities while encouraging reading readiness and fun. We will sing, talk, read, and play together as we introduce the early literacy skills your child needs to be a successful reader! For children ages 1-2 with a participating adult. No registration required.  

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Preschool Storytime

Tuesday, October 8 @ 11:00 am - 11:40 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

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

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

Enjoy an interactive storytime with your child that incorporates read-alouds, rhymes, music and movement activities while encouraging reading readiness and fun. Storytime is a wonderful way to introduce and reinforce the early literacy skills your child needs to be successful in reading and school! For children ages 3-5 with a participating adult. No registration required.

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Girl Talk East Cobb Chapter

Tuesday, October 8 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Tuesday, September 17, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on Tuesday, October 8, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on Tuesday, November 12, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on Tuesday, December 10, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at 5:00 pm

One event on Tuesday, January 28, 2020 at 5:00 pm

One event on Tuesday, February 11, 2020 at 5:00 pm

One event on Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at 5:00 pm

One event on Tuesday, March 24, 2020 at 5:00 pm

One event on Tuesday, April 21, 2020 at 5:00 pm

One event on Tuesday, May 5, 2020 at 5:00 pm

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

The East Cobb Library is proud to host the Girl Talk East Cobb Chapter. Girl Talk is an organization that strives to make girls confident leaders through peer to peer mentoring programs. Each chapter is a forum for interaction between high school girls (mentors) and middle school girls (mentees). Teenage girls come together and find strength in each other through learning new skills and creating a support network. High school girls develop leadership skills as they guide meetings for middle…

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Toddler Storytime

Wednesday, October 9 @ 10:15 am - 10:40 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:15 am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, December 11, 2019

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

Enjoy an interactive storytime with your child that incorporates read-alouds, rhymes, music and movement activities while encouraging reading readiness and fun. We will sing, talk, read, and play together as we introduce the early literacy skills your child needs to be a successful reader! For children ages 1-2 with a participating adult. No registration required.  

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Preschool Storytime

Wednesday, October 9 @ 11:00 am - 11:40 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

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

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

Enjoy an interactive storytime with your child that incorporates read-alouds, rhymes, music and movement activities while encouraging reading readiness and fun. Storytime is a wonderful way to introduce and reinforce the early literacy skills your child needs to be successful in reading and school! For children ages 3-5 with a participating adult. No registration required.

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Yoga for Seniors

Wednesday, October 9 @ 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 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. Click here to register or contact the East Cobb Library Information Desk at 770-509-2730 to reserve your spot.

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Family Fun Time

Wednesday, October 9 @ 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, December 11, 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. For more information call 770-509-2730. Upcoming Dates and Themes: September 11th- Teddy Bear Party September 18th- Books and Libraries September 25th- We…

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Itsy Bitsy Babies

Thursday, October 10 @ 11:00 am - 11:20 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, December 12, 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. The program lasts for 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 the program to talk, play, and read. Activities promote-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

Saturday, October 12 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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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 August 10, we will be reading and discussing "The Cuckoo's Calling" by Robert Galbraith.  This fiction book tells the story of Cormoran Strike, a private investigator who takes the case of a legendary supermodel's suspicious suicide and finds himself in a world of multi-millionaire beauties, rock-star boyfriends, desperate designers and hedonist pursuits. Saturday, September 14 - "Fly Girls:…

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FREE Youth Tutoring

Saturday, October 12 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:30 pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, November 23, 2019

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

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

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East Cobb Role-Playing Game Club

Saturday, October 12 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 2:30 pm

One event on Saturday, October 19, 2019 at 2:30 pm

One event on Saturday, November 2, 2019 at 2:30 pm

One event on Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 2:30 pm

One event on Saturday, December 7, 2019 at 2:30 pm

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Jump into the world of role-playing games by playing one run by our very own game-master Jay. Uncover the secrets of the Forgotten Realms world using the Pathfinder gaming system to make your very own character! Role-playing is super fun, and it's also a great way to pick up visual-spatial learning, cooperation, improvisation, creativity, reading, and math skills. This group is intended for ages 13-17; space is limited to 8 players.  Each session will last one and a half hours…

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Toddler Storytime

Tuesday, October 15 @ 10:15 am - 10:40 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:15 am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, December 11, 2019

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

Enjoy an interactive storytime with your child that incorporates read-alouds, rhymes, music and movement activities while encouraging reading readiness and fun. We will sing, talk, read, and play together as we introduce the early literacy skills your child needs to be a successful reader! For children ages 1-2 with a participating adult. No registration required.  

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Preschool Storytime

Tuesday, October 15 @ 11:00 am - 11:40 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, December 11, 2019

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

Enjoy an interactive storytime with your child that incorporates read-alouds, rhymes, music and movement activities while encouraging reading readiness and fun. Storytime is a wonderful way to introduce and reinforce the early literacy skills your child needs to be successful in reading and school! For children ages 3-5 with a participating adult. No registration required.

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Toddler Storytime

Wednesday, October 16 @ 10:15 am - 10:40 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:15 am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, December 11, 2019

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

Enjoy an interactive storytime with your child that incorporates read-alouds, rhymes, music and movement activities while encouraging reading readiness and fun. We will sing, talk, read, and play together as we introduce the early literacy skills your child needs to be a successful reader! For children ages 1-2 with a participating adult. No registration required.  

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Preschool Storytime

Wednesday, October 16 @ 11:00 am - 11:40 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, December 11, 2019

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

Enjoy an interactive storytime with your child that incorporates read-alouds, rhymes, music and movement activities while encouraging reading readiness and fun. Storytime is a wonderful way to introduce and reinforce the early literacy skills your child needs to be successful in reading and school! For children ages 3-5 with a participating adult. No registration required.

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PT Falls Prevention Program

Wednesday, October 16 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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. All adults ages 18+ are welcome to attend. Registration required.  Click here to register or contact the East Cobb Library Information Desk at 770-509-2730…

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Family Fun Time

Wednesday, October 16 @ 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, December 11, 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. For more information call 770-509-2730. Upcoming Dates and Themes: September 11th- Teddy Bear Party September 18th- Books and Libraries September 25th- We…

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East Cobb Book Club – Morning

Thursday, October 17 @ 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 Club 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 title.…

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Itsy Bitsy Babies

Thursday, October 17 @ 11:00 am - 11:20 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, December 12, 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. The program lasts for 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 the program to talk, play, and read. Activities promote-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

Thursday, October 17 @ 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 Club 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 title.…

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East Cobb Nerd Science STEM Program

Thursday, October 17 @ 5:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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One event on Thursday, September 19, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on Thursday, October 3, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on Thursday, October 17, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on Thursday, October 31, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on Thursday, November 14, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on Thursday, November 28, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on Thursday, December 12, 2019 at 5:00 pm

East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30068 United States
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Discuss popular ideas from comic books, video games, movies, and other forms of pop-culture media as we use actual science to measure just how accurate those ideas are. Topics of discussion include, but are not limited to "Just how sharp are Wolverine's claws?"; "Are light-sabers as elegant as they portray in the movies?"; "Super powers and why you don't want them!"; and many more! STEM programs are a great way to get excited about Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. This…

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