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PRIDE Buttons

All Day 6/1 - 6/30
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Age Group: Kids, Teens, College Students, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Creativity
Event Details:
Come to the Athens Library any day in June to pick up a Pride button! Choose from various pronouns and Pride flags! While supplies last. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Creativity
Event Details:
As a fiber artist I love to break the rules and find a new way of discovery through experimentation. I find extreme joy in taking some of the simplest of patterns and enhancing them with thread. The meditative quality in the manipulation of thread pr...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Creativity
Event Details:
I have been making dolls for a long time out of everything from paper, to sticks and mud.  I wanted to make a doll that had lots of detail.  I used clay for the hands, head and feet, and then attached them to a cloth body.  The first c...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Museum of Discovery Kits

All Day 6/2 - 6/30
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Science & Nature
Event Details:
The Museum of Discovery brings these take and explore kits covering a variety of different topics and activities for kids. Available at all branches staring 06/02 while supplies last (topics available at each branch may vary).  Let's Get Movi...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "College Students" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Take-and-Make Craft: Pride Bottlecap Pendants

All Day 6/4 - 6/30
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Age Group: Kids, Teens, College Students, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Creativity
Event Details:
These quick and easy-to-use kits can help you put together your own pride flag bottlecap pendants. They can be used to make a combination of necklaces or keychains. Pick up time at the Athens Library while supplies last. ...
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Babies and Toddlers" group.

Storytime-to-Go Bags

All Day 6/7 - 7/31
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Age Group: Preschool, Babies and Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Everything you need to sing, dance and shake along at home. Available at all branches starting 06/07 while supplies last.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
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Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion / Literary Reading
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
The late Walter Tevis, a former Athenian and admired English professor at Ohio U, wrote several critically-acclaimed novels that inspired Hollywood filmmaking (The Hustler, The Man Who Fell to Earth, etc). The latest triumph is his 1983 novel&nb...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion / Literary Reading
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Librarian Todd will read two poems and two short stories by New Zealand author, Katherine Mansfield:   "To L. H. B. (1894-1915)" (poem) "The Wind Blows" (short story) "Voices of the Air" (poem) "Feuille d'Album" (short story) &...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "College Students" group.

DIY Bookbinding: Take & Make

All Day 7/1 - 7/10
Athens Public Library
Registration
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Age Group: Teens, College Students
Program Type: Arts & Creativity
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 39
Event Details:
Create your own tale to celebrate Tails & Tales for Summer at the Library with this DIY bookbinding kit! The kit includes an instruction sheet, white paper, a brown paper lunch bag, Washi tape, a black Sharpie, and twine. You will need a ruler, s...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
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Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Travel & Culture
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
In TV commercials and glossy tourism campaigns, it’s “Incredible India.” To historian and journalist David Mould, it’s a sub-continent so diverse that it defies description—simply inexplicable. India is an epic of epics, spanning thousands of years—o...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Mixed Media on Canvas: The Art of Robin Brigante

All Day 7/2 - 7/30
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Creativity
Event Details:
On Exhibit: July 2nd through July 30th I was in a car accident in 2004 rendering me a paraplegic, which has opened me to new adventures I never knew before, like painting and crafting. Around 2008 after the suggestions of several people I began pa...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

People on Paper: The Paper Doll Art of Vivian Huggins

All Day 7/2 - 7/30
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Creativity
Event Details:
Paper dolls have become the art I make the most of. My subjects range from made-up people to historic people and fashion.  I have been making paper dolls for a long, long time. Over time, I have perfected them so that the clothes would fit bette...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Let's Celebrate Ohio State! (Take and Make)

All Day 7/7 - 7/14
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Science & Nature
Event Details:
This Rural Action activity bag will be available while supplies last at all branches staring 07/07.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Storytime for Adults: A Short Story by Bernard Malamud

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Athens Public Library
Registration
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion / Literary Reading
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Librarian Todd will read "The First Seven Years" by Benard Malamud which was first published in The Partisan Review in 1950.  There will be a light literary discussion afterwards.       ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Craft Your Own Clay Pig (Take and Make)

All Day 7/12 - 7/19
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Creativity
Event Details:
Follow the simple instructions using included material to create your own pig friend.  ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Silent Reading Book Club (Virtual Program)

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Athens Public Library
Registration
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Book Discussion / Literary Reading
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Details:
Always wanted to join a book club, but couldn't? Do you want to read but can't find the time? The Silent Reading Book Club is for you! The SRBC is a new type of book club for those who can't keep up with an extended reading schedule, require time ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Program to Go: National Moth Week!

All Day
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Main floor (Athens)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Creativity, Science & Nature
Event Details:
Join us in celebrating moths and other creatures of the night! Moths have many jobs, pollinating plants at night, feeding bears and opening our eyes to the colors and patterns of nature. Get to know these creatures a little better during National Mot...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Create a Paper Lantern

All Day 8/2 - 8/7
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Creativity
Event Details:
Create a Paper Lantern (Program-to-Go) Includes a template on card stock, tea candle lights & yarn. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

T-shirt Macrame Hanger Teen Take & Make

All Day 8/9 - 8/14
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Creativity
Event Details:
Use strips of recycled t-shirts to create your own macrame hanger. Then come back for the DIY Kokedama (Moss/Plant Sphere) Kit to place inside your hanger! ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Silent Reading Book Club (Virtual Program)

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Athens Public Library
Registration
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Book Discussion / Literary Reading
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Details:
Always wanted to join a book club, but couldn't? Do you want to read but can't find the time? The Silent Reading Book Club is for you! The SRBC is a new type of book club for those who can't keep up with an extended reading schedule, require time ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

DIY Kokedama Kit (Moss Ball Planter) Teen Take & Make

All Day 8/23 - 8/28
Athens Public Library
Registration
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Creativity
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Details:
Create your own Moss Ball Planter to put in your Macrame Hangers (or hang it from string)! Kit comes with soil, moss, one plant, and twine. ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Silent Reading Book Club (Virtual Program)

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Athens Public Library
Registration
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Book Discussion / Literary Reading
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Details:
Always wanted to join a book club, but couldn't? Do you want to read but can't find the time? The Silent Reading Book Club is for you! The SRBC is a new type of book club for those who can't keep up with an extended reading schedule, require time ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Silent Reading Book Club (Virtual Program)

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Athens Public Library
Registration
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Book Discussion / Literary Reading
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Details:
Always wanted to join a book club, but couldn't? Do you want to read but can't find the time? The Silent Reading Book Club is for you! The SRBC is a new type of book club for those who can't keep up with an extended reading schedule, require time ...