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Events: Athens

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Virtual Book Club: "Howards End" by E.M. Forster

Adults Attend a lively - but virtual - discussion at the library book club's pick for the month of June!

  • Mon., 6/8/20, 5:456:45 p.m. @ GoToMeeting (Online)

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Virtual Story Time

Children Just because MCPL is currently closed doesn't mean we can't share stories with each other: Join us for virtual story time!

  • Tue., 6/9/20, 1010:15 a.m. @ Facebook (Online)
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Hatley Virtual Book Club: Free-For-All!

Adults Join the library Book Club in June for a virtual discussion of any book you have recently read during this one-time free-for-all!

  • Tue., 6/9/20, 23 p.m. @ GoToMeeting (Online)

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Virtual Book Club: "The Identicals" by Elin Hilderbrand

Adults Join us to discuss this best-selling novel by Elin Hilderbrand from the comfort and safety of home!

  • Wed., 6/24/20, 11 a.m.12 p.m. @ GoToMeeting (Online)

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CANCELED: Zoozort

Children This event has been canceled. We apologize for any inconvenience.

  • CANCELED: Wed., 6/24/20, 2–3 p.m. @ MCPL Athens

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Grab & Go Crafts: Gnome & Toadstool

Kids & Adults Drop-in Jump into a world of make-believe and pick up a kit to create a unique craft or two in the comfort and safety of home! Please note this kit is only available for pickup at the library.

  • 6/297/3/20 @ MCPL Athens

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Grab & Go Crafts: Fiber Arts Kits

All-Ages Drop-in Stop by the library in June to pick up a kit of supplies and instructions to create your own fiber arts project at home!

  • 7/17/31/20 @ MCPL Athens

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Grab & Go Crafts: DIY Unicorns

Children Drop-in Make your own colorful, sparkly unicorn and spark your creativity before you start with a few online stories, with this grab and go craft project!

  • 7/67/11/20 @ MCPL Athens

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Needle Arts

All-Ages Drop-in Drop by the library to work on fiber arts projects such as knitting, crocheting and quilting!

  • Tue., 7/7/20, 14 p.m. @ MCPL Athens
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Book Club: "The Testaments" by Margaret Atwood

Adults Stop by the library and to discuss this best-selling sequel by Margaret Atwood!

  • Thu., 7/9/20, 67 p.m. @ MCPL Athens

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Fiber Arts Fashion Show

Adults Drop-in See various fiber arts items on display during this afternoon showcase!

  • Tue., 7/21/20, 14 p.m. @ MCPL Athens

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Grab & Go Crafts: Jack & the Beanstalk

Children Drop-in Kids can plant their own bean at home and watch it grow throughout the summer, with supplies and instructions provided by the library, as well as some stories for budding green thumbs!

  • 7/278/1/20 @ MCPL Athens

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CANCELED: Dinosaurs & Dragons

Children This event has been canceled. We apologize for any inconvenience.

  • CANCELED: Wed., 7/29/20, 11 a.m.–12 p.m. @ MCPL Athens

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Kids Craft Week: Fire-Breathing Dragons

Children Drop-in Craft your own dragon during this week-long event!

  • 8/38/8/20 @ MCPL Athens

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MCPL DIY
Wind Chimes

All-Ages Drop-in Make your own set of wind chimes using natural materials!

  • 8/108/15/20 @ MCPL Athens

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Book Club: "The Lager Queen of Minnesota" by J. Ryan Stradal

Adults Stop by the library and to discuss the latest novel by best-selling author J. Ryan Stradal!

  • Thu., 8/13/20, 67 p.m. @ MCPL Athens

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Book Club: "The Night Watchman" by Louise Erdrich

Adults Stop by the library and to discuss the latest novel by best-selling author Louise Erdrich!

  • Thu., 9/10/20, 67 p.m. @ MCPL Athens

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Book Club: "The Haunting of Hill House" by Shirley Jackson

Adults & Teens Join us in October at the library book club to discuss what has been called a perfect work of unnerving terror.

  • Thu., 10/8/20, 67 p.m. @ MCPL Athens

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Book Club: "The Signature of All Things" by Elizabeth Gilbert

Adults Join us at the library to discuss Gilbert's sweeping novel with a group of like-minded book lovers!

  • Thu., 11/12/20, 67 p.m. @ MCPL Athens

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