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Book Club

Wednesday, August 31, 2016
All Locations
Want to join a book club but can't seem to find the time? Try this one, it's online! Make an account on goodreads.com, then join the group Metro Library ReadUp. You'll get the same lively discussions as a traditional book club, but you can share your ideas anytime instead of waiting for an in-person meeting, Also, you might win a fabulous prize! Happy reading!
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Book Club

Friday, September 30, 2016
All Locations
Want to join a book club but can't seem to find the time? Try this one, it's online! Make an account on goodreads.com, then join the group Metro Library ReadUp. You'll get the same lively discussions as a traditional book club, but you can share your ideas anytime instead of waiting for an in-person meeting, Also, you might win a fabulous prize! Happy reading!
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Playtime

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Downtown Library
Children's Program Room (1104)
Downtown Tots
Sharing in playtimes is an excellent way to help children build social skills, promote learning and discover that the library is a destination for fun! Children will have the opportunity to practice skills such as: following directions, socializing with others, using language, using small and large muscles, and remaining in control during play.

This is a recurring event and takes place on the fourth Thursday of each month.

This event is held at multiple libraries.
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Noon Tunes

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Downtown Library
Atrium (1101)
Ryan Jones: piano standards
Bring your lunch to the Downtown Library and join us for musical performances from local musicians. Each week experience a new performance, genre, and artist/band.

This is a recurring event and takes place every Thursday.
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123! Play with Me!

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Downtown Library
Children's Program Room (1104)
Playing with your baby or toddler is not only important for bonding but is also an educational experience for your child. We are providing a special time for you to come to the library and spend one-on-one time to play with your child. A different community resource professional will be available each week to answer your parenting questions.

This is a recurring event and takes place on Thursdays in September.

This event is held at multiple libraries.
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Noon Tunes

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Downtown Library
Atrium (1101)
Mike Hosty: Acoustic American Blues
Bring your lunch to the Downtown Library and join us for musical performances from local musicians. Each week experience a new performance, genre, and artist/band.

This is a recurring event and takes place every Thursday.
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Library Closed

All Day
All Locations
Although our physical libraries are closed today, you can still use the library online, 24/7 at http://www.metrolibrary.org. Visit us online to find your next read, download eBooks, audiobooks, MP3s, and digital magazines, or access one of our great databases.
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Library Closed

All Day
All Locations
Although our physical libraries are closed today, you can still use the library online, 24/7 at http://www.metrolibrary.org. Visit us online to find your next read, download eBooks, audiobooks, MP3s, and digital magazines, or access one of our great databases.
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Finance Committee

2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Downtown Library
Rooms C-D (4122-3)

Finance Committee Meeting

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123! Play with Me!

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Downtown Library
Children's Program Room (1104)
Playing with your baby or toddler is not only important for bonding but is also an educational experience for your child. We are providing a special time for you to come to the library and spend one-on-one time to play with your child. A different community resource professional will be available each week to answer your parenting questions.

This is a recurring event and takes place on Thursdays in September.

This event is held at multiple libraries.
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Noon Tunes

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Downtown Library
Atrium (1101)
Ravens Three: Celtic
Bring your lunch to the Downtown Library and join us for musical performances from local musicians. Each week experience a new performance, genre, and artist/band.

This is a recurring event and takes place every Thursday.
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Sweets Stand-off

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Downtown Library
Children's Program Room (1104)
Culinary competition and camaraderie await you at the Downtown Library's Sweets Standoff. Groups will face-off to decorate gastronomical goodness in the form of cookies and cupcakes. Test your visual presentation by decorating cookies and your pallet by matching flavors to create the ultimate cupcake. All participants will walk away with treats, but will walk away with treats and trophies.  While at the library browse our collection of decorating and culinary books.
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Minecraft Club

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Downtown Library
Children's Program Room (1104)
Are you crazy for Minecraft? This popular online building game encourages problem solving, teamwork, spatial reasoning and digital communication skills. Join other Minecraft lovers for group building and other Minecraft related activities. Bring your laptop or use one of the library's first come, first served devices.
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Musictime

10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Downtown Library
Children's Program Room (1104)
Tots in Training: Music with Miss Ginger
Discover the power of music at the library! Come with your child to sing, move, explore, and express to create beautiful music. Research proves that early integration of music into a child's daily routine improves a child's ability to think, reason, create, and express. While you're here, check out the library's collection of children's music to take home with you.

This is a recurring event and takes place on the third Thursday of each month.
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Noon Tunes

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Downtown Library
Atrium (1101)
David Hooten Group: Light Dixieland
Bring your lunch to the Downtown Library and join us for musical performances from local musicians. Each week experience a new performance, genre, and artist/band.

This is a recurring event and takes place every Thursday.
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LEGO Club

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Downtown Library
Children's Program Room (1104)
If you can imagine it, you can build it! Spark your creativity and satisfy your curiosity at LEGO Club. Join other kids and teens to engineer some fun.

This is a recurring event and takes place on the third Monday of each month.

Similar clubs exist at multiple libraries.
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Book Club

12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Downtown Library
Jim Thorpe Conf Room (West)(2102)
Lunch Bunch Book Club
Do you like meeting new people, trying new book suggestions, or just reading and sharing ideas? If so, bring your lunch and join us to discuss this month's book club selection. The book selection for September is Grandma Gatewood's Walk: the inspiring story of the woman who saved the Appalachian Trail by Ben Montgomery.  Call or come by the library and reserve your copy today!

This is a recurring club event and takes place on the 3rd Tuesday of each month.

A similar club exists at other libraries.
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Registration is open

123! Play with Me!

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Downtown Library
Children's Program Room (1104)
Playing with your baby or toddler is not only important for bonding but is also an educational experience for your child. We are providing a special time for you to come to the library and spend one-on-one time to play with your child. A different community resource professional will be available each week to answer your parenting questions.

This is a recurring event and takes place on Thursdays in September.

This event is held at multiple libraries.
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Noon Tunes

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Downtown Library
Atrium (1101)
Celeste Dvorak, soprano & Miho Fisher, pianist: "Flowers, Fairies, & Forests"
Bring your lunch to the Downtown Library and join us for musical performances from local musicians. Each week experience a new performance, genre, and artist/band.

This is a recurring event and takes place every Thursday.
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