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Homeschool Family Meetups

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Glouster Public Library
Library Branch: Glouster Public Library
Room: Main floor (Glouster)
Age Group: Kids, Teens, Adults, Families
Program Type: Arts & Creativity, Book Discussion / Literary Reading, Public Meeting
Event Details:
Meet other homeschool families and share skills to help one another through the school year. Youth services librarian Tessa will be on hand to offer simple crafts, read stories, or help your family navigate the library system to help with any needs. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Spanish Conversation Hour

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Travel & Culture
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "College Students" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Upcycled Doll Head Planters

4:00pm - 6:00pm
Chauncey Public Library
Library Branch: Chauncey Public Library
Room: Inside (Chauncey)
Age Group: Teens, College Students, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Creativity
Event Details:
Make your own Chucky or Annabelle planter, or choose something cuter and gentler.  You'll take home a unique doll-head planter, ready to scare (or reassure) trick-or-treaters. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Girls Who Code: Virtual Club

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Online
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Creativity, Games / Gaming, Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Calling 3rd through 12th graders!  Join our live virtual club of the national movement dedicated to closing the gender gap in technology!  GIRLS WHO CODE fosters bravery, sisterhood, activism, and resilience through teaching ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Public Libraries Board Meeting

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Nelsonville Public Library
Library Branch: Nelsonville Public Library
Room: Large meeting room (Nelsonville)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Public Meeting
Event Details:
Regular meeting of ACPL's Board of Trustees at the main branch in Nelsonville. This monthly meeting is open to the public, with time set aside for public comment. ...
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Preschool Storytime

10:00am - 11:00am
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Age Group: Preschool
Event Details:
Fun with stories, songs and more that encourage development of early literacy skills in young children.  Ages 3-5 ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "College Students" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Bonnie Proudfoot: Poetry Workshop

10:00am - 12:30pm
Nelsonville Public Library
Library Branch: Nelsonville Public Library
Room: Large meeting room (Nelsonville)
Age Group: Teens, College Students, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Creativity, Class / Workshop
Event Details:
Bonnie Proudfoot will present a creative writing workshop based on the idea that reading poetry can become a springboard for writing poetry. Students will begin by writing a "found" poem in an ancient form, the Cento, and if time allows, the class wi...
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Babies and Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Multi-Age Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Nelsonville Public Library
Library Branch: Nelsonville Public Library
Room: Kids' zone (Nelsonville)
Age Group: Preschool, Babies and Toddlers, Kids, Families
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Join us for a weekly Storytime in Nelsonville Library's Kids' Zone! We'll read books, rhyme rhymes, sing songs, and color coloring sheets! There's no pressure for children to be silent or still during this Storytime.  The goal is for them ...
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Babies and Toddlers" group.

Storytime

11:00am - 12:00pm
Chauncey Public Library
Library Branch: Chauncey Public Library
Room: Inside (Chauncey)
Age Group: Preschool, Babies and Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Preschool Storytime

4:00pm - 4:30pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Children's area (Athens)
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Fun with stories, songs and more that encourage development of early literacy skills in young children.  Ages 3-5 ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Ohio Bird Sanctuary

4:00pm - 5:00pm
The Plains Public Library
Library Branch: The Plains Public Library
Room: Meeting room (The Plains)
Age Group: Kids, Families
Program Type: Science & Nature
Event Details:
Join us for an informative and interactive visit from Ohio Bird Sanctuary!  We will meet one bird of prey and two touchable Educational Animals during this Feathered Friend Program. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Night

4:00pm - 6:00pm
Wells (Albany) Public Library
Library Branch: Wells (Albany) Public Library
Room: Meeting room (Wells)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Creativity, Food, Games / Gaming
Event Details:
Grab your friends and take over the library for the night! Drop in for teen-only activities including art making, Wii games, cards, and more. Free and open to all teens 13+ every Thursday night. Excludes: 9/29, 10/13, 11/24, 12/22 ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "College Students" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Game night (for ages 14 and Up)

5:00pm - 7:00pm
Glouster Public Library
Library Branch: Glouster Public Library
Room: Meeting room (Glouster)
Age Group: Teens, College Students, Adults
Program Type: Games / Gaming
Event Details:
Join host Cary for game night at the library! Games will be provided, but feel free to send in requests for your favorites to librarian Tessa at tevanosky@myacpl.org, and we will try to get it for you.  *These games will be best for players 1...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Fall Book Club: The Scarlet Letter (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:
Published in 1850, The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne was one of America's first mass-produced novels, and it was an instant popular hit, though not without drawing critical controversy. It is a work of historical fiction set in Puritan New En...
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Meet a Bunny

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Chauncey Public Library
Library Branch: Chauncey Public Library
Room: Inside (Chauncey)
Age Group: Preschool, Kids
Program Type: Science & Nature
Event Details:
Suzanne Grief of River Road Rabbits will bring a live rabbit ambassador to the library! She will share with us the joys of rabbit care and keeping. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

YA Dungeons and Dragons

All Day
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Large meeting room (Athens)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Creativity, Games / Gaming
Event Details:
Meet every week to delve dungeons, slay dragons, and engage in high fantasy adventures with our in-house D&D group. They will be meeting in the large conference room, with the Young Adult area as a backup space. All materials provided. Free and o...
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Babies and Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Family Storytime

11:00am - 12:00pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Children's area (Athens)
Age Group: Preschool, Babies and Toddlers, Families
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Join us for a special family storytime with local author Gwendolyn S. Corbett.  She will read her new children's book "Sleep Little Raven-A Bedtime Story" and share the lullaby she wrote to pair with her story; "Sleep Little Raven".  Please...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "College Students" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Anime Card Club

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Teen area (Athens)
Age Group: Teens, College Students, Adults
Program Type: Games / Gaming
Event Details:
Drop in and play Yu-Gi-Oh!, 3DS, Pokemon, Magic, D&D, or more! Bring your cards if you have some; if you don’t, come play anyway. Saturdays, 1pm-4:30pm ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Haunted Library

7:00pm - 9:00pm
Coolville Public Library
Library Branch: Coolville Public Library
Age Group: Kids, Teens, Adults
Event Details:
Walk through our haunted library and be afraid...very afraid! Enjoy the outdoor kids' games as you wait to enter.Free and open to the public. *This program is not intended for very young children ...
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 &...
This event is in the "College Students" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "50+" group.

Coffee at the Library

10:30am - 11:30am
Chauncey Public Library
Library Branch: Chauncey Public Library
Room: Inside (Chauncey)
Age Group: College Students, Adults, 50+
Event Details:
Join us for coffee and conversation at the library. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Athens Poetry Group

10:00am - 12:00pm
Athens Public Library
Library Branch: Athens Public Library
Room: Small meeting room (Athens)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Creativity
Event Details:
Come and read your poetry and receive helpful comments from fellow poets. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Next Chapter Book Club

10:30am - 11:30am
Off Site
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion / Literary Reading
Event Details:
Next Chapter Book Club is a reading club that is designed to include adults with learning disabilities.We read from our chosen book each week and then celebrate the finish of each one by having a party. We are currently meeting off site. If you would...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Next Chapter Book Club

10:30am - 11:30am
Nelsonville Public Library
Library Branch: Nelsonville Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion / Literary Reading
Event Details:
NCBC is a book club designed to include developmentally disabled adults.We read books together, discuss them, and then celebrate with a party. All or no reading ability is acceptable. Please call the NPL branch and ask for "Deborah" so I can issue a ...