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This Week at the Carnegie: February 5-9

February 5, 2018

This week we have so many great events and programs at the Carnegie. Please call 770-683-1347 to register for these programs in advance. Remember all programs at the Carnegie Library are open to the public and free of charge.

 

Monday

 

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

 

 

 

Crochet 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 then bring one crochet hook - size “h” - and one 7 ounce skein of “Red Heart” yarn. For all levels of skill. Instructor, Judy Davenport, teaches the basics and will guide through any trouble spots.
For experienced, please bring your current crochet project.

 

 

 

Tuesday

C.S. Lewis’ The Four Loves 6:00-7:00 p.m. Please join The Carnegie Library for the next health happiness & harmony program. Love is a virtue desired by everyone and misunderstood by many. Inspired by the work of celebrated author C.S. Lewis, Community Health Psychologist Dr. Louis Boynton leads a discussion on how we can increase different types of love in our life by simply improving the way we practice Love. For more information on this program or to register please contact 770-683-1347. You can also register online at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/cs-lewis-the-first-loves-tickets-42510253312

 

Wednesday

 

Practical Social Media 9:00-10:00 a.m. Come learn how to manage social media for your small business during this workshop. Bring in your phone or computer and we will teach you how to use social media in a practical way. Please call 770-683-1347 to register for this free class or register online at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/practical-social-media-tickets-42688616802

 

 

Gentle Yoga 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm— This class is designed for adults & seniors of all levels of physical ability. Instructor, Yvette Monet, guides in stretching & strengthening muscles. Helps you to gain flexibility & balance and relieve stress.

 

 

 

Thursday

 

Preschool Story Time 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.-- A fun time of  singing, dancing, reading, crafting, and learning! There’s always a little silliness too. This is a program that requires pre-registration. Please visit https://www.newnancarnegie.com/story-time for more program information and guidelines.

 

 

 

Writing Workshop for Adults 2:00-3:30 p.m. Join award winning writer and humorist Alex McRae for a class on how to write your story! Whether you want to write your memoir or explore your life through writing about your experiences, he will be sharing his home grown and well-earned writing experience in a small, intimate environment. Call 770-683-1347 to reserve your spotin this limited space class. This class is intended for adults age 18 and up. 

 

Writing Workshop for Young Adults 4:00-5:30 p.m.--  Join award winning local writer and humorist Alex McRae for a class on writing designed for young adults ages 12-18 at the Carnegie! Learn how to tell your own story! He will be sharing his home grown and well-earned writing experience for beginning writers!

 

Friday

 

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

 

Fall Prevention for Seniors 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. The Carnegie Library hosts Fall Prevention for Seniors. Falls, in the senior population, have reached epidemic proportions, incurring high costs, loss of function, and serious injuries. Come and hear about fall risks, ways to prevent falls, and what is actually part of the aging process. You will learn and participate in the presentation, and your life may be forever changed. 
Gail Erwin Hale is a Doctor of Physical Therapy and has practiced for over forty years. Dr. Hale has always specialized in the area of neurology, being particularly interested in balance disorders and optimal function in the senior population. For more information or to register for this free class please call 770-683-1347. You can also register online at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/fall-prevention-for-seniors-tickets-41790280855

 

 We hope to see you at the Carnegie Library this week!

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