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Enjoy Music in the Library
Enjoy Music in the Library

Join us for the Library's 41st season of free public concerts presented in the Gellman Room of the Main Library.

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Events for Saturday, August 23, 2014

8/23/2014

Ginter Park
Paws To R.E.A.D. Program with Harvey
10 - 12:30 p.m.
Do you love dogs? Come and read to Harvey, our resident Greyhound! Parents this is a wonderful program that allows children to read aloud, increase their self-esteem, and learn about the human-animal connection. Call and schedule a time to read to Harvey or to one of his canine buddies @ 646-1236.

Learn to knit AND crochet!
12-4
Our favorite knitting and crochet instructor is back! Come learn to crochet and knit in one class. Supplies are provided, ages 8 and up welcome. Register at the branch. 646-1236.

Main
Teen Advisory Group Meeting (TAG)
1:00 pm
Work with us to make the library serve you better, and earn volunteer hours! Design programs, give us advice, and let us learn from you. This is a great opportunity to boost your resume and extracurricular activities for job and college applications. Plus, we have snacks!

Master Gardeners for Kids-Pomanders
11am-12pm
Join the Virginia Co-op Master Gardeners as they teach children ages 6-12 all about gardening, nutrition, and plant crafts. This month's lesson is about making POMANDERS. Please call 646-4768 to register.

Richmond Lug
10am-12noon
Discuss new Open Source options for Linux with local Linux users.

Coderdojo and RPL Tech Commons
1-4:30pm
Introduce kids to technonlogy and programming and inspire them to become "digital producers" instead of just being "digital consumers". Adult workshop/Maker acitvities after.

North Avenue
Panda Party! @ North Avenue Library
2-3:30pm
Celebrate everyone’s favorite Asian bears with a special story time and activities. Ages 5-12. Space is limited so please sign up by calling 646-6675.



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