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This Week at the Carnegie: Jan. 27-31

It's the last week of January, already! Time flies, but we still have so many great things planned at the Carnegie in 2020. Do you ever read the blog and find an amazing program only to find it's full? Don't miss out on claiming your spot! The best way to keep up to date with our programs is to "Like" and "Follow" us on Facebook and Eventbrite. Programs are posted there the same day registration opens up. Also, check out the new section of the blog that showcases an upcoming event! Just scroll down to find out which program we are featuring this week.


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.


Monday

Carnegie Literary Circle: 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

The Carnegie Library hosts Carnegie Literary Circle, our morning book club. This month's book is Call the Nurse by Mary MacLeod. Reservations are requested. All programs at the Carnegie are open to the public and free of charge. To reserve your seat, please visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/carnegie-literary-circle-tickets-87342901971



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

Introduction to Bridge: 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Lois Bruning will teach a beginner’s course on how to play Bridge. All supplies provided, and no partner is needed. Participants are required to attend all 6 sessions. Session dates are as follows: January 7, 14, 21, & 28 and February 4 & 11. They will last one hour, from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. No one will be added after the first class. This program is currently full.



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 Dead Wake by Erik Larson. Reservations are requested. All programs at the Carnegie are open to the public and free of charge. To reserve your spot, please visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/as-the-page-turns-book-club-tickets-87344568957



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.



Thursday

Intro to Acorn TV & The Great Courses: 2:30 to 3:00 p.m.

Learn how to navigate these two streaming services and gain access to over 150 course offerings and hundreds of British television shows and movies wherever you have internet access.


While the program and access to the service is free, registration is required and limited. To register, please visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/intro-to-the-great-courses-acorn-tv-tickets-89105895131



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.


Future Program Spotlight!

Entrepreneur Storytime: Featuring Kenya Brantley, Greenhouse Mercantile

Thursday, February 7th

7:00 to 8:00 p.m.

Please click here for more information or to register!



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