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This Week at the Carnegie: 9/23 - 9/27


It's hard to believe September is almost over. As we head into the last days of this month, make sure to check out the great programs we have offered at the Newnan Carnegie. Also, keep an eye out for our October calendar that will be released soon!

Program dates, times, and descriptions are below. Please visit http://newnancarnegie.eventbrite.com/ to register for programs in advance. All programs at the Carnegie are open to the public and free of charge. Pre-registration is required for preschool story time and is for the entire series. Please email tanderson@cityofnewnan.org for more information.

Monday

Carnegie Literary Circle: 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

The Carnegie Library hosts Carnegie Literary Circle, our morning book club.This month's book is Isaac's Storm by Erik Larson. Reservations required. All programs at the Carnegie are open to the public and free of charge.

Exercise is Medicine: 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.

EIM is a circuit cardio alternating safe and easy to follow low-impact aerobics with strength conditioning. Elastic tubing with handles is used for resistance training and core strengthening. The Exercise is Medicine (EIM) program includes “move and learn” activity designed to offer those of all ages with chronic diseases the cardio-strength-flexibility and balance training needed to safely improve chronic health condition symptoms. Certified instructors from Piedmont Newnan Wellness Center provide forty-five minutes of gentle therapeutic exercises. Wear comfortable clothes and shoes. All equipment provided.

Crochet at the Carnegie: 2:00 p.m. to 4 p.m.

This class is designed for beginners as well as more advanced. If you want to learn the basics and make a lap robe. Bring one crochet hook - size “h” - and one 7 ounce skein of “Red Heart” yarn. This class is for all levels of skill. Instructor, Judy Davenport, teaches the basics and will guide through any trouble spots. For experienced knitters, please bring your current crochet project

Tuesday

As the Page Turns: 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

The Carnegie Library presents As the Page Turns, our afternoon book club. This month we will be reading The Lost City of the Monkey God by Douglas Preston. Reservations requested. All programs at the Carnegie are open to the public and free of charge.

Wednesday

Exercise is Medicine: 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.

EIM is a circuit cardio alternating safe and easy to follow low-impact aerobics with strength conditioning. Elastic tubing with handles is used for resistance training and core strengthening. The Exercise is Medicine (EIM) program includes “move and learn” activity designed to offer those of all ages with chronic diseases the cardio-strength-flexibility and balance training needed to safely improve chronic health condition symptoms. Certified instructors from Piedmont Newnan Wellness Center provide forty-five minutes of gentle therapeutic exercises. Wear comfortable clothes and shoes. All equipment provided.

Gentle Yoga 1:30 p.m.— 2:30 p.m.

Please join the Carnegie for Gentle Yoga with Yvette! Instructor, Yvette Monet will guide adults & seniors at all levels of physical ability in stretch & strengthen muscles exercises. Gain flexibility & balance and relieve stress. Please wear comfortable clothes and shoes. All equipment provided or bring your own mat.

Thursday

Preschool Story Time with Ms. Teri: 10:00-11:30 a.m.

Storytime with Ms.Teri is every Thursday from 10:00 a.m. until 11:15. The fall session has started but will allow registrations on a rolling basis until full. Advance registration is required and is for the entire session. A registration packet is available at the Carnegie. Space is limited. For more information call 770-683-1347 or email Ms. Teri at tanderson@cityofnewnan.org.

Friday

Exercise is Medicine: 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.

EIM is a circuit cardio alternating safe and easy to follow low-impact aerobics with strength conditioning. Elastic tubing with handles is used for resistance training and core strengthening. The Exercise is Medicine (EIM) program includes “move and learn” activity designed to offer those of all ages with chronic diseases the cardio-strength-flexibility and balance training needed to safely improve chronic health condition symptoms. Certified instructors from Piedmont Newnan Wellness Center provide forty-five minutes of gentle therapeutic exercises. Wear comfortable clothes and shoes. All equipment provided.

Origami Ornaments: 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Instructors will lead participants on how to fold unique, paper ornaments. Use them to decorate for the winter season or all year long! All materials are provided, and all programs at the Carnegie are free. Registration is required.


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