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Saturday Book Sales

Saturday, February 25, 2017, 11:00 am

Come by the library every Saturday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. for weekly Friends of the Mt. Pleasant Library book sales. The Friends room is up on the 2nd floor across from the entrance to the Children's Room.   All ages
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YA Book Dating Game

Are you ready to fall head-over-heels... for a book? Take a quiz during Afterschool Lounge to find out what YA book you should read next. Books will be available to check out. For ages 12 - 18.  

Mardi Gras Crafternoon

Monday, February 27, 2017, 3:30 pm

Join us for a celebration of Mardi Gras, or "Fat Tuesday." We'll make festive masks, crowns and have a surprise treat.   All ages. 3:30 p.m. in Teen Space and the Children's Reading Room.
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Futuremakers: Electric Art Lab

Friday, March 3, 2017, 4:00 pm

Calling all FutureMakers! Use motors, LEDs, batteries and simple circuitry to invent an artwork project that moves and comes alive.  All projects go home.   All ages welcome, but please bring an adult with kids 8 and younger.   Meet in the Lower Level Meeting Room.
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Feeder's Advisory: A Book Club for Those Who Love Food

Do you love browsing through cookbooks and trying new recipes? Do you enjoy sampling and sharing new dishes? This month’s selection is Leanne Brown’s Good and Cheap: Eat Well on $4/Day.

Valentine's Day Crafternoon

We want you to be ready with your Valentine's Day cards, so come to the 2nd floor at 3:30 p.m. to make cards, bookmarks, or something else for those special people in your life.  All ages welcome. Materials provided (while supplies last).  
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Wii Gaming Hour

Wednesday, March 1, 2017, 4:00 pm

Show off your gaming skills! Play some Mario Kart on the Wii or show off your Apples to Apples Skills, we've got games for you!  Join us in the Southeast Library meeting room on the first Wednesday of the month at 4 p.m. and go head-to-head with other players and see who comes out on top! Snacks will be provided. 

Spices 101: The Basics of How Spices Improve Health and Make Your Food Taste Wonderful!

Join the spice experts from Bazaar Spices as they go over the basics of spices. What exactly is a spice? What do I look for when buying spices? How can I use them in my cooking? What are the medicinal uses of spices? During the session, we will also cover the effects of some everyday spice favorites like cinnamon, turmeric, ginger, and cocoa on factors ranging from controlling cravings to inflammation and weight loss. 

February Yoga at Georgetown -- New Time!

Tuesday, February 21, 2017, 11:15 am

Join our instructors for a free one-hour yoga class for all levels every Tuesday at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library. The 11:15 a.m. class is suitable for yoga practitioners of all ages and skill levels. February class schedule: 2/7, 2/14, 2/21, 2/28 Please note that as of February 7, this yoga class will move to a start time of 11:15 a.m.
S.T.I.C.S. or Sound That Inspires Conscious Souls

Poetry & Music Performance by S.T.I.C.S

Wednesday, February 22, 2017, 4:00 pm

S.T.I.C.S. or Sound That Inspires Conscious Souls will perform Weapon of Choice (W.O.C) -- their spoken word anthology. W.O.C. is a deeply immersive reflection of the influences that shape our identity narrated through soundscapes, storytelling, music and poetry. Their performance will explore their views on the rising tension around the systemic racism, police brutality and the internal struggle of identity and acceptance experienced by many people of color.