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DIY Needle 'n' Knit

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Chauncey Public Library
Library Branch: Chauncey Public Library
Room: Inside (Chauncey)
Age Group: Teens, College Students, Adults, 50+, Families
Program Type: Arts & Creativity, Class / Workshop
Event Details:
Join us for a Needle 'n' Knit! In this 4-week series, each participant will make their own knitting needles from scratch and learn how to knit a colorful pot holder to take home. All materials will be provided by the library. Knitters of all ex...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Winter Book Club: Kindred by Octavia Butler (Part 2 of 3)

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Large meeting room (Athens)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion / Literary Reading
Event Details:
In celebration of African American History Month, we are reading the classic science fiction novel Kindred by Octavia Butler. We embark on an engaging time-slip story, centered around a Black woman living in Los Angeles in 1976, who becomes...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "College Students" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "50+" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

DIY Needle 'n' Knit

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Chauncey Public Library
Library Branch: Chauncey Public Library
Room: Inside (Chauncey)
Age Group: Teens, College Students, Adults, 50+, Families
Program Type: Arts & Creativity, Class / Workshop
Event Details:
Join us for a Needle 'n' Knit! In this 4-week series, each participant will make their own knitting needles from scratch and learn how to knit a colorful pot holder to take home. All materials will be provided by the library. Knitters of all ex...

Public Libraries Board Meeting

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Nelsonville Public Library
Library Branch: Nelsonville Public Library
Room: Large meeting room (Nelsonville)
Program Type: Public Meeting
Event Details:
Regular meeting of ACPL's Board of Trustees. Open to the public with time set aside at each meeting for public comment.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Winter Book Club: Kindred by Octavia Butler (Part 3 of 3)

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Large meeting room (Athens)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion / Literary Reading
Event Details:
In celebration of African American History Month, we are reading the classic science fiction novel Kindred by Octavia Butler. We embark on an engaging time-slip story, centered around a Black woman living in Los Angeles in 1976, who becomes...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "College Students" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "50+" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

DIY Needle 'n' Knit

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Chauncey Public Library
Library Branch: Chauncey Public Library
Room: Inside (Chauncey)
Age Group: Teens, College Students, Adults, 50+, Families
Program Type: Arts & Creativity, Class / Workshop
Event Details:
Join us for a Needle 'n' Knit! In this 4-week series, each participant will make their own knitting needles from scratch and learn how to knit a colorful pot holder to take home. All materials will be provided by the library. Knitters of all ex...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Large meeting room (Athens)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Event Details:
So you think all the African American jazz greats came out of "special" places like New Orleans, Kansas City, Chicago and New York City?  Actually talented Black musicians have answered the call of the Muse of Jazz across the country, including ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Large meeting room (Athens)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion / Literary Reading
Event Details:
This presentation will tell the story behind our guest, Dr. JW Smith's new autobiography, From the Back of the Bus to the Front of the Classroom.  Our presenter is a professor of Speech Communication in the School of Communication Studies a...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "College Students" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "50+" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

DIY Needle 'n' Knit

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Chauncey Public Library
Library Branch: Chauncey Public Library
Room: Inside (Chauncey)
Age Group: Teens, College Students, Adults, 50+, Families
Program Type: Arts & Creativity, Class / Workshop
Event Details:
Join us for a Needle 'n' Knit! In this 4-week series, each participant will make their own knitting needles from scratch and learn how to knit a colorful pot holder to take home. All materials will be provided by the library. Knitters of all ex...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Feminist Foremother: Mary Wollstonecraft

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Large meeting room (Athens)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Event Details:
Mary Wollstonecraft was so ahead of her time in her self-determination as a woman and in her championing of human and women's rights, that many on both sides of the issue called her a "freak."  She sought to teach a better way of thinking and be...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Axolotl Fan Club

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Nelsonville Public Library
Library Branch: Nelsonville Public Library
Room: Kids' zone (Nelsonville)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Creativity, Science & Nature
Event Details:
Join us for a Child-Led Axolotl Fan Club, meeting every First Friday of the month from 3-4pm.  The Nelsonville Library's pet axolotls, Axel and Lottie, will be happy to see you! Here are some Cool Things About Axolotls: They're salam...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Piano Concert

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Atrium (Athens)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Performance
Event Details:
Information forthcoming. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Piano Concert

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Atrium (Athens)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Performance
Event Details:
Information forthcoming. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Nursing Home Care: Stories to Guide Us

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Large meeting room (Athens)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Details:
More information forthcoming. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Piano Concert

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Atrium (Athens)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Performance
Event Details:
Information forthcoming. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Atrium (Athens)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Creativity
Event Details:
Chuck Stewart (1927-2017) graduated from Ohio University's fine arts photography program in 1949 and led an internationally successful career, becoming a seminal photographic artist in several genres of American music, including Jazz, Rhythm and Blue...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Large meeting room (Athens)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Event Details:
With guest speaker Dr. Katherine Jellison, Professor of History at Ohio University.  More information forthcoming. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Axolotl Fan Club

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Nelsonville Public Library
Library Branch: Nelsonville Public Library
Room: Kids' zone (Nelsonville)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Creativity, Science & Nature
Event Details:
Join us for a Child-Led Axolotl Fan Club, meeting every First Friday of the month from 3-4pm.  The Nelsonville Library's pet axolotls, Axel and Lottie, will be happy to see you! Here are some Cool Things About Axolotls: They're salam...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Storytime for Adults: The Third Ingredient by O. Henry

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion / Literary Reading
Event Details:
This story was originally published in the December 1908 issue of Everybody's Magazine, and later included in the short story collection, Options, published by Harper & Brothers in 1909.  Come relax and listen to the humorous and h...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Book Club: Shakespeare's Twelfth Night (Part 1 of 2)

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Large meeting room (Athens)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion / Literary Reading
Event Details:
First performed in 1602, Twelfth Night remains one of Shakespeare's most engaging comedies.  Plotted with delightful twists and turns, disguises, deception, dupery, romance, mistaken attraction and gender switching, it is a play of compounding h...

Book Club: Shakespeare's Twelfth Night (Part 2 of 2)

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Large meeting room (Athens)
Event Details:
First performed in 1602, Twelfth Night remains one of Shakespeare's most engaging comedies.  Plotted with delightful twists and turns, disguises, deception, dupery, romance, mistaken attraction and gender switching, it is a play of compounding h...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Large meeting room (Athens)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion / Literary Reading
Event Details:
Cathy Cultice Lentes grew up in Springfield, Ohio, but has embraced the small-town life and beautiful hills of Appalachia since moving here in 1987.  Her poetry reflects her attunement to the area, her awareness of the broader world we all inhab...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Axolotl Fan Club

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Nelsonville Public Library
Library Branch: Nelsonville Public Library
Room: Kids' zone (Nelsonville)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Creativity, Science & Nature
Event Details:
Join us for a Child-Led Axolotl Fan Club, meeting every First Friday of the month from 3-4pm.  The Nelsonville Library's pet axolotls, Axel and Lottie, will be happy to see you! Here are some Cool Things About Axolotls: They're salam...