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Gratitude Journal Kits - Teen Program To-Go

All Day 9/1 - 9/30
Nelsonville Public Library
Library Branch: Nelsonville Public Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Creativity, Health & Wellness
Event Details:
Calling all teens! Appreciate life more and find yourself feeling happier with a gratitude journal kit that includes a gratitude journal filled with fun and thoughtful prompts. Also included in the kit are colored pencils, washi tape and stickers to ...
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Community Bike Ride and Safety Workshop

4:00pm - 6:00pm
Glouster Public Library
Library Branch: Glouster Public Library
Room: Outside (Glouster)
Age Group: Kids, Teens, College Students, Adults, Families
Program Type: Health & Wellness, Library Outreach
Event Details:
End bike month at the Glouster library by joining Meredith Erlewine and Bob West (trained ride leaders) for a celebration and safety training ride focusing on safely biking with traffic in the Glouster/ Trimble community. We will ride though ...
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Friday Game Night

5:00pm - 7:00pm
Wells (Albany) Public Library
Library Branch: Wells (Albany) Public Library
Room: Meeting room (Wells)
Age Group: Kids, Teens, Adults, 50+, Families, All Ages
Program Type: Food, Games / Gaming
Event Details:
Join us for traditional board games, Wii games, family friendly card games, and a few games you might not have played yet! Light refreshments will be provided, and you can drop in any time. 5 PM to 7PM on the last Friday of September and Octobe...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Ladies Night -- Librarians Choice

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Coolville Public Library
Library Branch: Coolville Public Library
Room: Meeting room (Coolville)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Film / Video Screening
Event Details:
Come and join us as we watch a fall-themed movie, eat munchies and visit with friends   Some munchies will be provided. ...
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This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "College Students" group.

Enchanted Oddities - A Magical Teen Program To-Go

All Day 10/1 - 10/31
Nelsonville Public Library
Library Branch: Nelsonville Public Library
Age Group: Kids, Teens, College Students
Program Type: Arts & Creativity
Event Details:
I just took a DNA test, turns out, I'm 100% that witch! Get your inner witch on while cleansing your chakra with the Enchanted Oddities program to go kit.  Each kit includes 7 sacred chakra crystals (Rose Quartz, Amethyst, Green Aventurine,...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

An Athens Autumn: Calliope Feminist Choir [CANCELLED]

9:00am - 10:00am
Athens Public Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Outside amphitheater (Athens)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Performance
Event Details:
This event is weather permitting. Start your day in the outside amphitheater at 9 AM with an hour of music from Athens' own Calliope Feminist Choir. Calliope Feminist Choir of southeast Ohio is a community of treble-voiced singers who share mus...
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An Athens Autumn: Athens County Knitters Tea Cozy Sale

9:00am - 5:00pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Main floor (Athens)
Age Group: Adults, Families
Program Type: Arts & Creativity
Event Details:
Peruse the latest choir of original tea cozy designs, created and donated by the Athens County Knitters! On sale all day October 1st. All proceeds further support the Athens Public Library.  A preview of this year's available cozies can be...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

An Athens Autumn: Community Tabling

9:00am - 5:00pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Main floor (Athens)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Exhibit
Event Details:
Multiple community groups will be tabling on the main floor, providing exhibits and information about their services. The Athens County Knitters will display a selection of tea cozies, created specially for An Athens Autumn (All Day). The Commu...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

An Athens Autumn: Parking Lot Presenters

9:00am - 5:00pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Outside (Athens)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Exhibit
Event Details:
Explore the parking lot throughout the day, and meet with the following community organizations: ACPL Librarian Myca will be providing information on free car seat safety checks. Dr. Sarah Adkins of Rising Suns Pharmacy will be on hand to dis...
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
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Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Large meeting room (Athens)
Age Group: Preschool, Kids, Families
Program Type: Science & Nature
Event Details:
Join paleontologist Dr. Lawrence Witmer and WitmerLab for all things dinosaurs!  ...
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Masters of Control: How to Recognize and Stop Abuse in Our Communities

10:00am - 12:00pm
Wells (Albany) Public Library
Library Branch: Wells (Albany) Public Library
Room: Meeting room (Wells)
Age Group: College Students, Adults, 50+
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Details:
Join the Survivor Advocacy Outreach Program to learn more about how to spot signs of coercion and control in relationships and help friends and family get out before it's too late.  In honor of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, this program ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

An Athens Autumn: Stilt Walker

11:00am - 12:00pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Performance
Event Details:
Catch a be-costumed Stilt Walker roaming the library! Shake hands and say hello with this friendly character from the Appalachian foothills. (Happening 11-12 and 1-2)     ...
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Outside (Athens)
Event Details:
Fire building, shelter building, and primitive crafts are all things you can expect to be introduced to at the Appalachian Understories Survival Workshop. Feeling confident in basic survival skills will help you to feel empowered and comfortable when...
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Sprouting Melodies

11:00am - 12:00pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Age Group: Preschool, Babies and Toddlers, Families
Program Type: Performance, Storytime
Event Details:
An early childhood music program for children 5 and under.  Bring your little ones and the whole family for fun and spend music time together! This program will take place on the first Saturday of every month. ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

A-Roc Entertainment Photo Booth

11:00am - 1:00pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Creativity
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

An Athens Autumn: Hocking College Nature Center

12:00pm - 2:00pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Outside amphitheater (Athens)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Science & Nature
Event Details:
Join the Hocking College Nature Center for tabling from 12-1pm at the Outside Amphitheater where they will have live reptiles, furs and skulls on display, all from species of native Ohio fauna. And from 1-2pm, enjoy a talk on the Raptors of Ohio w...
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This event is in the "Families" group.

An Athens Autumn: Fiber to Fashion

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Outside amphitheater (Athens)
Age Group: Adults, Families
Program Type: Arts & Creativity, History & Genealogy, Science & Nature
Event Details:
Come see how wool fiber is processed and spun into yarn, to then be transformed through natural dye methods for use in clothing. Demonstration will include raw wool processed through historical manual methods and DIY natural dye processes for plant a...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Science & Nature
Event Details:
In the Large Meeting Room. The Hocking Valley had been occupied for thousands of years before the first Europeans ever explored it. An interesting part of that prehistory is the long period when Paleo-Indians built earthworks across the lands...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Outside amphitheater (Athens)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Science & Nature
Event Details:
Join Stephanie Downs and Julie Gee from the Ohio Department of Natural Resources on a guided walk to identify local trees and discuss the natural transition from summer to fall. Bring comfortable shoes and meet at the circulation desk at 1:00, where ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Event Details:
In the Large Meeting Room. In 1843, Senator and former President of the United States, John Quincy Adams made a stage-coach and canal-boat tour of Ohio. Here he surveyed the results of America's first formal extension of democracy and European civ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

An Athens Autumn: Hill Spirits Concert

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Outside amphitheater (Athens)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Creativity, Performance, Celebration, History & Genealogy, Travel & Culture
Event Details:
HILL SPIRITS are an energetic folk quintet based in Athens, Ohio. These five sons from Ohio have a firm belief in embracing where they are from, providing a voice for the region, and singing of the past for today's generations. Known for their passio...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Art in the Library Exhibit: To the Lighthouse

All Day
Wells (Albany) Public Library
Library Branch: Wells (Albany) Public Library
Room: Lobby (Wells)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Creativity, Exhibit, Travel & Culture
Event Details:
This exhibit displays new works by Athens artist Aubrey Arndt: "To the Lighthouse is an ode to the freshwater shores of Michigan, a state full of life and in contact with four out of five of the Great Lakes. These lakes, left by glaciers gouging t...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Haunted House Collage

All Day
Wells (Albany) Public Library
Library Branch: Wells (Albany) Public Library
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Creativity
Event Details:
Stop in at the Wells library to make a haunted house collage! Throughout October kids and teens can create their own haunted house. All supplies provided! October 3rd to October 28th   ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Large meeting room (Athens)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Class / Workshop, Technology
Event Details:
Open to beginners, anyone wanting to learn new skills, or for those wanting to brush up on popular programs like Word and Excel, these weekly workshops will cover topics like introductory computer, email & Internet skills software: Word &...