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This event is in the "Tweens" group.

After-School Storytime

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Children's Area
Age Group: Children, Tweens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime

Join Miss Atlanta for magical stories and a special matching craft! Intended for ages 12 and under.

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for the duration. Dropoffs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Enter the Twine-iverse: How to Build Video Games in Twine

4:30pm - 6:30pm
Arts & Crafts, Gaming, STEM, Workshop
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Community Room A & B
Age Group: Teens, Tweens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Gaming, STEM, Workshop
Event Details:
Everybody's thought at least once about making their own video game, but lots of people are put off by how hard it is to do. We're going to show you that it doesn't have to be difficult—there are all kinds of tools and software available to make it e...

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Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact us ahead of the program or event date.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Crochet 101

1:00pm - 2:30pm
Arts & Crafts, Workshop
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Welcome to the wonderful world of fiber arts and crafts! We're hosting a complete crochet course designed for beginners: You'll learn the basic stitches, how to start a project, how to hold your hook, how to read a pattern, and more with simple goals...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact us ahead of the program or event date.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

After-School Storytime

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Children's Area
Age Group: Children, Tweens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime

Join Miss Atlanta for magical stories and a special matching craft! Intended for ages 12 and under.

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for the duration. Dropoffs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

The Lost Art of Letter Writing

11:00am - 12:00pm
Arts & Crafts, Workshop
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15

The art of letter writing is a dying art. Join us and be one of the few helping to keep this wonderful and beautiful tradition alive! Write a letter to someone special, or be a part of our initiative to deliver little random acts of kindness around Rowan County by writing to a stranger. We provide the stationery, you provide the words! Intended for ages 13+. All materials provided by the library.

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact us ahead of the program or event date.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Chow Club: All Things Cheese

12:00pm - 2:00pm
Culinary
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Community Room A & B
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Culinary
Event Details:

Cook up something special together! Join our cookbook club to explore new recipes and techniques with Julie. Themed cookbooks are chosen each month; you can find them at the circulation desk and choose a dish that suits your tastes! Intended for ages 18+.

Did you know there's a National Cheeseball Day? Well, we've gotten to try some of the cheeseballs that have come out of this program, and let us just say: Y'all definitely know what's good. Join in and get cheesier than a dad joke with this month's f...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact us ahead of the program or event date.

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Plant Buddies

5:00pm - 6:30pm
Arts & Crafts, Gardening, STEM
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Community Room A & B
Age Group: Teens, Tweens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Gardening, STEM
Event Details:
Celebrate Earth Day by making your very own plant buddy! Plant them and watch them grow the more you take care of them. We'll even provide a selection of 3D-printed pots for you take them home in! ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact us ahead of the program or event date.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Adult LEGO® Club

10:00am - 12:00pm
Arts & Crafts, STEM
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Community Room A
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEM
Event Details:
Some people say LEGO® is just for kids, but we know better: They put "ages 4–99" right on the box! (And we won't tell anyone if you're 100 or older. 🤫) Join our other artists at a LEGO® program just for grown-ups like you, and let your crea...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact us ahead of the program or event date.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

After-School Storytime

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Children's Area
Age Group: Children, Tweens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime

Join Miss Atlanta for magical stories and a special matching craft! Intended for ages 12 and under.

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for the duration. Dropoffs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen LEGO® Club

5:00pm - 6:00pm
Arts & Crafts, STEM
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Teen Area
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEM

You're never too old to enjoy the wonder that comes from building with LEGO®! Join Megan in our teen area and let your imagination run wild—you never know what you'll end up creating, whether from scratch or an official LEGO® set. Intended for grades 6-12.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

After-School Storytime

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Children's Area
Age Group: Children, Tweens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime

Join Miss Atlanta for magical stories and a special matching craft! Intended for ages 12 and under.

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for the duration. Dropoffs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Medieval Craft & Storytime

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Arts & Crafts, Guest Speaker, Storytime
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Children's Area
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Guest Speaker, Storytime
Event Details:
HEAR YE, HEAR YE: By royal decree, we're partnering with MSU's Honors Program students for a fun storytime that's all about medieval history! Kids 5–10 are can enjoy the tale of The Knight and the Dragon by Tomie dePaola, craft their own shields...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Anime Club

4:30pm - 6:30pm
Arts & Crafts, Book Club, Film & Television
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Community Room A & B
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Book Club, Film & Television

Join Megan for a dive into anime, manga, and manhwa along with snacks and activities! Intended for grades 6-12.

Disclaimer(s)

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

After-School Storytime

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Children's Area
Age Group: Children, Tweens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime

Join Miss Atlanta for magical stories and a special matching craft! Intended for ages 12 and under.

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for the duration. Dropoffs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

After-School Storytime

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Children's Area
Age Group: Children, Tweens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime

Join Miss Atlanta for magical stories and a special matching craft! Intended for ages 12 and under.

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for the duration. Dropoffs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

The Lost Art of Letter Writing

11:00am - 12:00pm
Arts & Crafts, Workshop
Registration
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15

The art of letter writing is a dying art. Join us and be one of the few helping to keep this wonderful and beautiful tradition alive! Write a letter to someone special, or be a part of our initiative to deliver little random acts of kindness around Rowan County by writing to a stranger. We provide the stationery, you provide the words! Intended for ages 13+. All materials provided by the library.

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact us ahead of the program or event date.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Adult LEGO® Club

10:00am - 12:00pm
Arts & Crafts, STEM
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Community Room A
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEM
Event Details:
Some people say LEGO® is just for kids, but we know better: They put "ages 4–99" right on the box! (And we won't tell anyone if you're 100 or older. 🤫) Join our other artists at a LEGO® program just for grown-ups like you, and let your crea...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact us ahead of the program or event date.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

After-School Storytime

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Children's Area
Age Group: Children, Tweens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime

Join Miss Atlanta for magical stories and a special matching craft! Intended for ages 12 and under.

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for the duration. Dropoffs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

After-School Storytime

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Children's Area
Age Group: Children, Tweens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime

Join Miss Atlanta for magical stories and a special matching craft! Intended for ages 12 and under.

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for the duration. Dropoffs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

After-School Storytime

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Children's Area
Age Group: Children, Tweens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime

Join Miss Atlanta for magical stories and a special matching craft! Intended for ages 12 and under.

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for the duration. Dropoffs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Crochet 101

1:00pm - 2:30pm
Arts & Crafts, Workshop
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Welcome to the wonderful world of fiber arts and crafts! We're hosting a complete crochet course designed for beginners: You'll learn the basic stitches, how to start a project, how to hold your hook, how to read a pattern, and more with simple goals...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact us ahead of the program or event date.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

After-School Storytime

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Children's Area
Age Group: Children, Tweens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime

Join Miss Atlanta for magical stories and a special matching craft! Intended for ages 12 and under.

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for the duration. Dropoffs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

The Lost Art of Letter Writing

11:00am - 12:00pm
Arts & Crafts, Workshop
Registration
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15

The art of letter writing is a dying art. Join us and be one of the few helping to keep this wonderful and beautiful tradition alive! Write a letter to someone special, or be a part of our initiative to deliver little random acts of kindness around Rowan County by writing to a stranger. We provide the stationery, you provide the words! Intended for ages 13+. All materials provided by the library.

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact us ahead of the program or event date.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Adult LEGO® Club

10:00am - 12:00pm
Arts & Crafts, STEM
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Community Room A
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEM
Event Details:
Some people say LEGO® is just for kids, but we know better: They put "ages 4–99" right on the box! (And we won't tell anyone if you're 100 or older. 🤫) Join our other artists at a LEGO® program just for grown-ups like you, and let your crea...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact us ahead of the program or event date.