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Toddler Tales Storytime

These 30 minute programs introduce age-appropriate books and stories. We also incorporate action rhymes, songs, and movement to help support your toddler’s developing literacy in fun and exciting ways. This program is suggested for toddlers, ages 18-36 months, with a caregiver. Advance registration is not required for this program.

Hampton Park Library
Meeting Room
Thursday, January 24, 2019
10:00 AM – 10:45 AM

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Toddler Tales Storytime

These 40 minute programs introduce age-appropriate books and stories. We also incorporate action rhymes, songs, and movement to help support your toddler’s developing literacy in fun and exciting ways. This program is suggested for toddlers, ages 18-36 months, with a caregiver. Advance registration is not required for this program.

Post Road Library
Meeting Room
Thursday, January 24, 2019
10:15 AM – 11:00 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.

Sharon Forks Library
Meeting Room
Thursday, January 24, 2019
10:15 AM – 11:00 AM

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Knitting & Crocheting for Charity

Join us twice a month to knit or crochet a different project that we will donate to The Place of Forsyth. Please bring your own knitting needles (size 7 or 8) or crocheting needles (size H). All yarn will be provided.

We are accepting donations of unused skeins of yarn, preferably 100% cotton.

Please register for each program you would like to attend. Registration opens December 15th. Please call the Sharon Forks Library at 770-781-9840 ext. 6 to register for the class on January 10. You will register online for the January 24 class using our newly updated online events calendar beginning January 15.

Thursdays, January 10 and 24 at 10:30 a.m.: Washcloths

Thursdays, February 7 and 21 at 10:30 a.m.: Scarves

Thursdays, March 7 and 21 at 10:30 a.m.: Washcloths

Sharon Forks Library
Meeting Room
Thursday, January 24, 2019
10:30 AM – 12:00 PM

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Preschool Pals Storytime

These 30 minute programs are designed to promote language, listening, and pre-reading skills by offering vocabulary development, experiences with a variety of literature, and participation in language-related activities.  Hear stories, sing songs, and develop the skills needed to become a successful reader. This program is suggested for children, ages 3-5, with a caregiver. Advance registration is not required for this program.

Hampton Park Library
Meeting Room
Thursday, January 24, 2019
11:00 AM – 11:45 AM

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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 24 months old, with a parent or caregiver, and lasts 20-30 minutes.
No registration required.

Sharon Forks Library
Meeting Room
Thursday, January 24, 2019
11:15 AM – 12:00 PM

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Toddler Tales Storytime

These 40 minute programs introduce age-appropriate books and stories. We also incorporate action rhymes, songs, and movement to help support your toddler’s developing literacy in fun and exciting ways. This program is suggested for toddlers, ages 18-36 months, with a caregiver. Advance registration is not required for this program.

Post Road Library
Meeting Room
Thursday, January 24, 2019
11:15 AM – 12:00 PM

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Preschool Pals Storytime

These 40 minute programs are designed to promote language, listening, and pre-reading skills by offering vocabulary development, experiences with a variety of literature, and participation in language-related activities. Hear stories, sing songs, and develop the skills needed to become a successful reader. This program is suggested for children, ages 3-5, with a caregiver. Advance registration is not required for this program.

Post Road Library
Meeting Room
Thursday, January 24, 2019
1:15 PM – 2:00 PM

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Great Artists
Matisse: Painting with Scissors

An art group for students in grades 3-6. Join us each month as we learn about the life, style, and techniques of a famous artist. After seeing examples of the artist’s work, we will give their techniques a try ourselves. In January we will be looking at the life and work of Henri Matisse and “painting with scissors” as he did in his famous cut-outs. This program is designed for students in grades 3-6. Registration is not required, but space and supplies are limited. Please arrive early to secure your place in the program.

Hampton Park Library
Meeting Room
Thursday, January 24, 2019
5:00 PM – 6:00 PM

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FCPL Writing Group

Are you a writer who is looking for a local resource and a forum for your work? Are you looking for some feedback about your writing? Join us on the second and fourth Thursday of each month at Post Road Library from 5-7 p.m. to discuss works of others in the group and receive constructive feedback about your own. No advance registration is required to attend and all writers are welcome. Each meeting will last approximately 2 hours. This program is for adults.

Post Road Library
Meeting Room
Thursday, January 24, 2019
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

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Teen Advisory Board at Sharon Forks Library

Interested in helping your community while meeting new people? Do you want to have a say in what happens at your library, plan and promote teen programs, and gain leadership experience? The Teen Advisory Board (TAB) is your answer! Teens are invited to join us at the library for monthly TAB meetings to discover and learn more! Open to grades 6 – 12.

Please note, the Sharon Forks TAB is currently not recruiting. If you would like to place your name on the TAB wait list, you can contact the library at 770-781-9840 ext. 6.

Sharon Forks Library
Meeting Room
Thursday, January 24, 2019
6:30 PM – 8:00 PM

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