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Lit Chicks Book Club

Lit Chicks is a book discussion group for busy women. This month we will be discussing Today will be Different: A Novel by Maria Semple. Moms, bring your little ones, too. Youth Services staff will offer activities for them while you enjoy the book club.

Post Road Library
Meeting Room
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
10:15 AM – 12:00 PM

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Books & Babies for Pre-walkers

Develop baby's pre-literacy skills as well as physical, social, and mental development. This storytime introduces a love for books, song, movement, rhythm and rhyme. Improve motor, sensory and social skills during free play time, which also provides an opportunity for both babies and parents to socialize. Books & Babies is also about parents as you bond and learn with baby as well as meet other parents in the community. This program is for babies up to 18 months old, with a parent or caregiver, and lasts 20-30 minutes. No registration required.

Cumming Library
Meeting Room
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
10:15 AM – 10:45 AM

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Sharon Forks Summer Storytime: Bright Builders

Build a better world with stories! These 30 minute programs introduce age-appropriate books and stories and also include music, puppet shows, and movement.

This program is suggested for children ages 2-5, with a caregiver. Advance registration is not required.

Please note: this program will take place across the street from Sharon Forks Library at South Forsyth Middle School: 4670 Windermere Pkwy, Cumming, GA 30041

Off Site (South Forsyth Middle School)

Wednesday, June 14, 2017
10:15 AM – 10:45 AM

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Movies at The Park: Cars

Bring your chairs, blankets, snacks, and settle in to enjoy a classic family film!
Today's film: Cars
A hot-shot race-car named Lightning McQueen gets waylaid in Radiator Springs, where he finds the true meaning of friendship and family.
Rated G; 116 minutes

For more information on this movie and its rating, please visit the Common Sense Media website.

Hampton Park Library
Meeting Room
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
10:30 AM – 12:30 AM

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Books & Babies for Walkers

Develop baby's pre-literacy skills as well as physical, social, and mental development. This storytime introduces a love for books, song, movement, rhythm and rhyme. Improve motor, sensory and social skills during free play time, which also provides an opportunity for both babies and parents to socialize. Books & Babies is also about parents as you bond and learn with baby as well as meet other parents in the community. This program is for babies up to 24 months old, with a parent or caregiver, and lasts 20-30 minutes. No registration required.

Cumming Library
Meeting Room
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
11:15 AM – 11:45 AM

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Sharon Forks Summer Storytime: Amazing Architects

Build a better world with stories! These 30 minute programs are designed to promote language, listening, and reading skills by offering vocabulary development, experiences with a variety of literature, and participation in language-related activities. These programs will feature slightly longer books, music, puppet shows, and movement.

This program is suggested for children ages 4-8, with a caregiver. Advance registration is not required.

Please note: this program will take place across the street from Sharon Forks Library at South Forsyth Middle School: 4670 Windermere Pkwy, Cumming, GA 30041

Off Site (South Forsyth Middle School)

Wednesday, June 14, 2017
11:15 AM – 11:45 AM

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Sharon Forks Summer STEAM Team

These hands-on programs will integrate science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics in fun and exciting ways! Lasting 60 minutes, these programs are ideal for budding scientists who want to try some experiments of their own.

This program is suggested for rising 3rd-5th graders. Registration is recommended for this program as space is limited. Registration for June programs will open May 15. Registration for July programs will open June 15.

Please note: this program will take place across the street from Sharon Forks Library at South Forsyth Middle School: 4670 Windermere Pkwy, Cumming, GA 30041

Off Site (South Forsyth Middle School)

Wednesday, June 14, 2017
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

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Summer STEAM Team

Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math...your child can get it all at the library this summer! Join us for a very interactive experience each week where learning and fun collide! This program is designed specifically for rising third through fifth graders.

This week's theme: Build a Better… Vehicle! Make solar-powered Lego cars, a Lego zipline and build boats from Wikki Stix and aluminum foil.

Post Road Library
Meeting Room
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
1:30 PM – 2:30 PM

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Parrot Productions

Learn all about parrots including their behavior, habitat, food, health, care, and more. Watch as the parrots talk and demonstrate tricks. You’ll even get a chance to touch and hold some of these friendly parrots! All ages are welcome and no registration is required. Please arrive early to obtain a ticket.

Cumming Library
Meeting Room
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM

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Parrot Productions

Learn all about parrots including their behavior, habitat, food, health, care, and more. Watch as the parrots talk and demonstrate tricks. You’ll even get a chance to touch and hold some of these friendly parrots! All ages are welcome and no registration is required. Please arrive early to obtain a ticket.

Cumming Library
Meeting Room
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
6:30 PM – 7:30 PM

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Teen Wednesday @ Post Road : Teen Team Trivia

It’s time for the next episode of teen team trivia! Know a little about a lot? Grab your friends and come show off your smarts! For middle and high school students only. No registration required.

Post Road Library
Meeting Room
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
6:30 PM – 8:00 PM

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Coding for Kids

Programmer Adi Chinnatimma will host this special 4-week series teaching basic coding to kids. He utilizes the Tynker computing platform. Registered participants must attend all 4 programs as the instruction will build on previous lessons.

Recommended for kids in grades 5 - 7. Space is limited and registration is required for these classes. Contact the Cumming Library directly to register for this 4-week series. 770-781-9840 Ext. 9919

Cumming Library

Wednesday, June 14, 2017
6:30 PM – 8:00 PM

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