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Book of the Month
"The Matchmakers of Minnow Bay" by Kelly Harms

Adults Drop-in Stop by the library to pick up their Book-of-the-Month selection, along with some questions and comments to get you thinking about the novel!

  • 12/112/30/22 @ MCPL Athens

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Readers Are Writers: Tween Writing Group

Children Registration Drop-in Tweens ages 8-14 are invited to participate in a new virtual writing group with activities tailored to their age group and new content each month! Registration is required.

  • Register 12/112/31/22 @ Online (See event details.)

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craft snow globe

Grab & Go
Snow Globe

Children Drop-in No need to step outside to play in the snow (even though that's super fun): Stop by any MCPL location to pick up a grab and go kit to create your very own snow globe!

  • 12/112/31/22 @ All MCPL Locations

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Grab & Go
Felt Pin

Adults Drop-in Create a fashionable felt flower pin with this grab and go kit available (while they last) at all MCPL locations in December!

  • 12/112/31/22 @ All MCPL Locations

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snow slime jars

Snow Slime

Children Stop by the library to create a fun craft that combines snow and slime! How is that possible? Join us to find out!

  • Thu., 12/8/22, 36 p.m. @ MCPL Athens

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Athens Family Story Time

Children Children and their parents and caregivers are invited to join us every other Monday this fall at the library for family story time!

  • Mon., 12/12/22, 10:3011 a.m. @ MCPL Athens

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Book Club: "Educated" by Tara Westover

Adults Join the library staff and other book lovers as they discuss this popular memoir by Tara Westover!

  • Tue., 12/13/22, 23 p.m. @ MCPL Athens

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elderly man and woman

Common Scams & Frauds Targeting Seniors

Adults Seniors are welcome to join us for a program with the state Bureau of Consumer Protection about important information on frauds and scams that specifically target senior citizens.

  • Mon., 1/9/23, 12 p.m. @ MCPL Athens

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Book Club: "Cloud Cuckoo Land" by Anthony Doerr

Adults Join us for a lively mid-afternoon book discussion at the library, as we chat about Doerr's award-winning 2021 novel!

  • Tue., 1/10/23, 23 p.m. @ MCPL Athens

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Athens Family Story Time

Children Children and their parents and caregivers are invited to join us every Monday this winter and spring at the library for family story time!

  • Mon., 1/23/23, 10:3011 a.m. @ MCPL Athens

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thimble bouquet pendants

Grab & Go
Thimble Bouquet Pendant

Adults Drop-in Stop by any MCPL location in January and pick up a kit to make a unique thimble pendant!

  • 1/21/31/23 @ All MCPL Locations

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Readers Are Writers: Tween Writing Group

Kids & Teens Registration Drop-in Tweens ages 8-14 are invited to participate in a virtual writing group with activities tailored to their age group and new content each month! Registration is required.

  • Register 1/11/31/23 @ Online (See event details.)
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Book Club: "All Adults Here" by Emma Straub

Adults Stop by the library in February (or any other month) for a lively discussion of great books during their book club meetings!

  • Tue., 2/14/23, 23 p.m. @ MCPL Athens

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