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This Week at the Carnegie: March 12-16!

March 12, 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

 

Shakespeare in Harlem 6:00-7:00 p.m. The University of West Georgia presents Shakespeare in Harlem. Described as the "Poet Laureate of the Negro Race" and "Harlem's Shakespeare," Langston Hughes is one of the most important African-American writers in the twentieth century. Known mostly for his urban, blues-inspired poetry and his association with the Harlem Renaissance, Hughes also made significant contributions in fiction, drama, and autobiography. Join us as we discuss Harlem's vogue and some of Hughes's lesser known texts. This program is a part of The Other Night School Spring 2018. Come be a part of a dynamic learning environment featuring the best of University of West Georgia faculty delivering talks on important, intriguing, and, yes, curious topics of interest to everyone. For more information on dates and locations of The Other Night School please visit wesga.edu/sota. To register for this program please call 770-683-1347 or register online at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-other-night-school-shakespeare-in-harlem-tickets-42792848562. 

 

 

 

 

Wednesday

 

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.

History with Elizabeth 2:30-3:30 p.m. Please join us for History with Elizabeth at the Carnegie! Come to The Carnegie for an informative presentation with local historian Elizabeth Beers to learn more about Newnan and its history.This month in honor of Women's History Month the topic will be Women in Coweta. Registration is requested for this program. Please call 770-683-1347 or register online at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/history-with-elizabeth-tickets-43559110472.

 

 

 

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.

 

 

 

American Military History 2:00-4:00 p.m. Please join The Carnegie Library for American Military History with Dr. Todd. Dr. Walter Todd has a Ph.D. in History but 
focuses mainly on American Military History. Dr. Todd has been a professor at The University of West Georgia as well as West Georgia Technical College where he is a faculty member in the history department. Dr. Todd enjoys sharing his love for America’s past, present, and future through his teachings. Dr. Todd will be speaking on The War of 1812. You can register online for this free program at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/american-military-history-the-war-of-1812-tickets-43558985097 or call 770-683-1347.

 

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

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