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Heroes & Monsters

Wednesday, August 17, 2022
Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
Do you want adventure, monsters, magic and mayhem??? Join us as we play Dungeons and Dragons!

D&D teaches: empathy, tolerance, problem-solving, teamwork, critical thinking, communication and creativity!

Starting in September Ages 9-12 Apply Here:

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Adult DIY Kit: India Ink Watercolors

Friday, August 12, 2022
Frayser Library
This month, try your hand at this mixed-media art project, that layers shadows and colors to create something beautiful.
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Beaded Lizard Kit

Wednesday, August 17, 2022
Frayser Library
Learn how to make a lizard with just some string and some beads!
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Sew-Your-Art-Out Pencil Case Kit

Saturday, August 13, 2022
Frayser Library
This kit includes all the materials a child will need to make a felt pencil case by hand (felt, thread, needle, button, and ribbon) to carry back to school.  It's wide enough to store several pencils at once. Have fun! 
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Frayser Gardening Club Kit

Tuesday, August 23, 2022
Frayser Library
Pick up a new summer seed kit. We'll give you the pot, the soil, and the plants. You give it the chance to grow.
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Adult DIY Kit: DIY Doormats

Tuesday, August 23, 2022
Frayser Library
Welcome people to your home (or don't) with a message that's all you. Make your own doormat and let it say whatever you want. Let everyone know it's your home.
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Popsicle Stick Catapult Kits

Wednesday, August 31, 2022
Frayser Library
What better way to learn about catapults than making your own!
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Toddler Storytime

10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
Children's Program Room
Join us for stories, songs, fingerplays, and fun with the toddler in your life. Appropriate for children ages 18-36 months. No groups.
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Healthy Choices for a Healthy Lifestyle

10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Cordova Library
Meeting Room
Janice Dunlap Harper from UT Extension Services will be returning to the Cordova branch to guide adult participants the basics of eating better, grocery shopping lass expensively, and exercising more effectively. Everyone is welcome as she pepares a delicious and nutitious recipe each one of the 6 weeks in accordance to her course guidelines. For every week, you show up, you will receive a prize. Just for showing up.! Be prepared to learn something new each week as you will be part of a six week series of classes.
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Blues Songwriting Workshop

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Randolph Library
Meeting Room
In this 6-week course, award winning R & B musician and acclaimed instructor Kenneth Jackson teaches students the art of writing the blues. Working first as a group and then individually, students learn the history and cultural impact of the blues, common blues song structure, how to write their own blues song, and how to accompany themselves on homemade instruments. Register each week, up to 15 participants. 
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JobLINC @ Hollywood Library

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
JobLINC Bus in front of Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
JobLINC
Bus
Hollywood Library
1530  N. Hollywood, 38108
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Story Time

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Children at an event.
Hollywood Library
Main Floor
Come in and enjoy the excitement of sharing fun, new books. Story Time for children ages 1-5 located in the bright and colorful Children's area.
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Storytime - Friends

11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Cordova Library
Come to the Cordova Library for Storytime.  Share stories, songs, crafts and fun!  This week's theme - Friends
No registration needed.
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Heartstopper Leaves

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
heartstopper
Poplar-White Station Library
Meeting Room
Heartstopper is a British coming-of-age romantic comedy television series on Netflix, adapted from the webcomic and graphic novel of the same name by Alice Oseman. 

In this program we will be making the leaves which play a central part in the story to decorate our Teen Innovation Center. Come and hang out with other fans of the show and webcomic. We'll watch a couple episodes while we make leaves!
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Beaded Lizard

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Frayser Library
Learn how to make a lizard with just some string and some beads!
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What Are You Cooking?

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Cordova Library
Meeting Room
Participate in this fun and informative cooking demonstration. Participants will be able to learn easy recipes for the busy individual, and also taste the finished product.
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Teen Art Squad Online

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Connect Crew
Virtual Program 2
Do you like drawing and are looking to brush up on your skills? Or, maybe, you're new and wish to start learning? Please, join us virtually for our Teen Arts Squad art classes. Learn to draw in structured but fun lessons that aim to improve your understanding of anatomy, perspective, and even character design! No experience needed. Just bring some paper and a pencil!

Click Here! --Link to join Teams Meeting for Teen Art Squad!
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Raleigh Chicks Aerobics

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Raleigh Library
Meeting Room
Come join and have fun with Linda Epps do aerobics exercises, stretch, and improve flexibility, muscular strength, and cardiovascular fitness. 

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Storytime

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Poplar-White Station Library
Meeting Room
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Basic Adult Computer Classes

11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
North Library
Customers can come in and get help on  a range of computer skills  that may be having trouble with. Such as resumes, important documents and emails. This class is designed to help you become more knowledgeable in the world of technology and apply those skills to everyday life.
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Storytime - Friends

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Cordova Library
Come to the Cordova Library for Storytime.  Share stories, songs, crafts and fun!  This week's theme - Friends
No registration needed.
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Bingo

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
North Library
Main Floor
Senior citizens come together and enjoy a fresh, fun and friendly game of BINGO while enjoying each other's company.
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Healthy Choices: come make granola!

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Randolph Library
Meeting Room
Make your own jar of healthy granola and ask questions about healthy eating and a healthy lifestyle! We’ll share tips and tricks on ways to make healthy choices. Nuts will be an option but not touching anything else. Healthy snacks will be provided!
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NovelSpeak

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Cordova Library
Meeting Room
NovelSpeak is a different kind of book club. Instead of the members all reading the same title, we focus on sharing and discussing what individual titles we have read. It doesn't matter if the books are fiction or nonfiction just as long as you're willing to talk about them.

Join us. We meet every other month and always have lively discussions.


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Do Dog's Talk?

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Hollywood Library
Main Floor
An Anti-Bite program for kids to learn how to safely handle dogs. 
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