Spanish at Your Library

Posted by - January 26, 2023

Event Details On Thursdays at 6 p.m. in the Tennessee room on the 2nd floor, volunteers Callie, David, Felipe, and Matthew lead conversations for those who wish to practice their Spanish language skills. All language levels are welcome, from beginners to advanced speakers. To continue developing your language skills, visit the free online learning tool

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Fiber Arts Group: Skill Share

Posted by - January 26, 2023

Event Details If you’re looking for a place to share your skills or have questions about how to knit, crochet, weave, or sew, join us for Fiber Arts Group: Skill Share on the fourth Friday of every month from 3-5 p.m. Whether you have years of experience or are new to fiber arts, drop by

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Painting Workshop with Katie Murphy

Posted by - January 26, 2023

Event Details Artist Katie Murphy will lead a painting workshop at the library for adults on Friday, Feb. 3 from 4-6 p.m. In “Expressive Painting from Images”, Katie Murphy will guide workshop students in using quick and confident mark making to create dynamic paintings from a reference image. If possible, bring a photograph of something

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Adults with Disabilities Storytime

Posted by - January 26, 2023

Event Details Adults with disabilities and their caregivers are invited to attend a special storytime the second Thursday of each month at 11 a.m. in the Library’s Jones Meeting Room. Adults will enjoy a story and hands-on activity. Registration is required. Event Type(s): Website Adult Age Group(s): Adults Betty Cobb (423) 434-4458 Register For Event

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Fiber Arts Group

Posted by - January 26, 2023

Event Details If you're looking for a place to knit, crochet, weave, or sew with others, we have just the place! Join us on the second and fourth Friday of every month from 3-5 p.m. for our Fiber Arts Group. Whether you've had years of experience or are new to the art, drop in with

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Insight Alliance: Prescription Drug and Stimulant Education

Posted by - January 26, 2023

Event Details Insight Alliance sets up an information table in the Library’s lobby on the third Wednesday of every month from 1-4 p.m. This month, Insight Alliance will share information and answer questions regarding prescription drugs and stimulant education. Insight Alliance works to create safer and healthier communities through projects and activities that prevent and

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Seekers Book Club: Death of Innocence

Posted by - January 26, 2023

Event Details On Thursday, February 16, Seekers Book Club will meet at Langston Centre (315 Elm Street) at 6:30 p.m. to discuss Death of Innocence by Mamie Till-Mobley. Death of Innocence is “a painful yet beautiful account of a mother’s ability to transform tragedy into boundless courage and hope” (Till-Mobley, 2005). Seekers Book Club is

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Staff Book Review: Maus

Posted by - January 23, 2023

Do you love graphic novels and wish there was a place you could talk about them with others? Your Library now offers Beyond the Pale, a monthly discussion group for adults that focuses on graphic novels. We’ll meet for the first time this Thursday, Jan. 26 at 6 p.m. at Mulligan’s Gaming Pub (308 East

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Place Holding: Artist Katie Murphy

Posted by - January 13, 2023

Your Library is hosting “Place Holding,” an exhibit featuring the expressive figurative paintings of Johnson City artist Katie Murphy. Her artwork will be displayed in our Galleria from January 18-March 3. Murphy primarily focuses on the figurative representation of women through expressive painting. Her work explores a woman’s place in the world, dealing with ideas

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‘The Holocaust: Bearing Witness’ Exhibition and Events

Posted by - January 11, 2023

In honor of International Holocaust Remembrance Day on Friday, Jan. 27, your Library is hosting an exhibition about the Holocaust, the 20th century atrocity that resulted in the deaths of six million Jews. Along with the poster display, we’ll host two events in late January 2023—a graphic novel discussion and a teacher training—about the Holocaust.

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