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This Week at the Carnegie: March 26th-30th

March 26, 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

 

Literary Circle 9:30-11:00 a.m. The Carnegie Library’s book club meets monthly to discuss the book of the month. This month’s selection is Killer of the Flower Moon by David Grann.

 

 

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

 

Beading with Elizabeth 2:30-4:00 p.m. The Carnegie Library presents Beading with Elizabeth: Silk Wrapped Memory Wire Bracelet. Join Elizabeth Wood and learn to make a lovely bracelet out of recycled sari silk yarn and memory wire. This is an introductory workshop. Space is limited, please call 770-683-1347 to reserve your spot.

 

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.

 

Artist Demonstration 3:00-4:00 p.m. The Carnegie Library presents an Artist Demonstration with Newnan ArtRez Artist-in-residence, Ingrid Erickson. Ms. Erickson will share some of her recent works in hand cut paper, and give an informal artist talk and paper-cutting demonstration. Erickson uses an x-acto knife and scissors, and her larger works often include several thousand tiny cuts. Her work is inspired by biology and botany. She frequently collaborates with scientists. Recent project locations include The Field Museum (Chicago), The Carolina Raptor Center, The Duke Lemur Center, and The NC State Museum of Natural Sciences. More of Ingrid’s work can be found on her website: ingrid-erickson.squarespace.com. Registrations are requested, please, call 770-683-1347 or register online at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/artist-demonstration-with-ingrid-erickson-tickets-44035508391.

 

                                                                                                                 Photo by John D. Simmons

 

CAREing Paws 3:30-4:30 p.m. Lola, a registered therapy dog, and her handler, Ms. Pam provide a free fifteen minute, private reading exercise for elementary aged students. Registration required, please call 770-683-1347.

 

 

 

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.

 

 

 

A Tribe of Scribes Writers Group 2:30-3:30 p.m. -- All writers in every genre are invited to an organizational meeting to form new writing support groups in the Newnan area. Help us begin groups to meet your writing needs. Do you need a critique group, a social group that talks about writing, a non fiction group, or a poetry group? Please join us to let your voice be heard. If you can't attend but are looking for a writing group or have questions about this program please email Sue Davis at suedavis195@yahoo.com. To register to attend this free meeting please contact The Carnegie Library at 770-683-1347 or register online at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/a-tribe-of-scribes-writers-group-tickets-43942742927.

 

 

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.

 

Crafting Paper Flowers 2:30 -3:30 p.m. Join Elizabeth Raborn and learn to make 
a lovely bracelet out of recycled sari silk yarn and memory wire. This is an introductory workshop. Space is Limited. Please Call 770-683-1347 to reserve your spot!

 

 

 

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

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