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This Week at the Carnegie: Dec. 9-13


We are full of winter fun this week at the Carnegie! We have some wonderful, festive programs this week for all members of your family. Holiday themed Best Sellers are coming in as well, so come by and check out a book to match the season!

Program dates, times, and descriptions are below. Please visit http://newnancarnegie.eventbrite.com/ to register for programs in advance unless otherwise noted. All programs at the Carnegie are open to the public and free of charge.

The Carnegie will be closed on Tuesday, December 10th. From 11:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Monday

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: 1:30 p.m. to 4: 00 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

The Carnegie will be closed on Tuesday, December 10th. From 11:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

We apologize for any inconvenience.

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. to 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.

Book Club with Lola: 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Lola, a registered therapy dog, and her handler, Ms. Pam provide a free fifteen minute, private reading exercise for elementary and middle school aged students. Registration is required, and space is limited. Please call 770-683-1347 to register your child.

Thursday

Hometown Novel Nights: 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

A Hometown Novel Nights Christmas treat with this three author panel moderated by Steve McCondichie. Jedwin Smith, Larissa Reinhart, and T. M. Brown will share about themselves, their writing journey, and their books. Bring a treat or snack to share and expect some holiday celebration during the event!

Books make excellent holiday gifts! Southern Fried Books will be on hand to handle book sales. Registration is required. To register, please visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/hometown-novel-nights-newnan-tickets-64609998244.

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.

Polar Express PJ Party: 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Wear your pajamas, drink hot chocolate and decorate a holiday cookie! Cookie decorating begins at 5:30 p.m. and the movie will start at 6:00 pm. Space is limited and registration is required. This program is currently full. To be added to the wait-list, please visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/polar-express-pajama-party-tickets-83636283375.


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