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   Wednesday, August 15, 2018
10:00 AM
Coliseum Adult Program
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Adult
Description:  Shirley Fifield will be discussing wildflowers, and she will be presenting many beautiful slides of wildflowers that grow in our area.


9:30 AM- 11:30 AM
Book Signing
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Adult
Description:  Dancing through Minefields is the debut novel for Carol Feller.  Come by and meet the author and you will also be able to purchase a signed copy of the book. This book confronts emotionally-charged accounts of Anne Schroeder’s life as the author braids fear, spousal abuse, and breast cancer into a magnificent story of courage. As Anne finds support in learning to avoid the landmines, you will cheer her on as she struggles to replace the label of victim with the label of survivor.


   Thursday, August 16, 2018
11:00 AM
Computer Class
Event Location: Rufus A. Lewis Regional Library
Intended Audience: Adult
Description:  Instructors: Library Staff
Description: All levels of experience are welcome in this low stress, community approach to computer literacy.



12:00 PM
Scrapbooking
Event Location: Rufus A. Lewis Regional Library
Intended Audience: Adult
Description:  Mrs. Alberta Riley, Retired Educator, Presenter
Description: Learn the techniques of telling stories of your memories through the art of scrapbooking using words, paper, glue, photos, etc.  Attendees are encouraged to provide materials for this program.  Please contact staff @ (334)240-4848 for a list of recommended materials.



4:00 PM
Crochet Class
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Adult
Description:  Come by and see what project we will be introducing at today’s session.


   Friday, August 17, 2018
10:00 AM
Crochet and Craft
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: Adult
Description:  Description:  Want to learn how to crochet? Have a project you’re working on that you want to show off, need help with? Come to the library and learn or teach a handcraft (knitting, sewing, crochet, cross-stitch, macrame, origami, chainmail, whatever). Crafters of all ages and genders are welcome. Bring supplies and we’ll build the expertise together.


10:30 AM- 11:15 AM
Genealogy Sessions
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: Adult
Description:  Pre-registration IS required.
Sign up for a one on one genealogy session with librarian Amy Campbell. She’ll show you beginning tips and tricks for tracing your ancestry. If you’ve already been working on your tree, find ways to digitize your information to keep better track during your research. Email, Call, or come in to set up your 45 minute session.  334-240-4979 or acampbell@mccpl.lib.al.us
 



2:30 PM- 3:15 PM
Genealogy Sessions
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: Adult
Description:  Pre-registration IS required.
Sign up for a one on one genealogy session with librarian Amy Campbell. She’ll show you beginning tips and tricks for tracing your ancestry. If you’ve already been working on your tree, find ways to digitize your information to keep better track during your research. Email, Call, or come in to set up your 45 minute session.  334-240-4979 or acampbell@mccpl.lib.al.us
 



3:00 PM
Mid-Afternoon Movie
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: Open to the public
Description:  Join us for a mid afternoon movie after work or school. Bring snacks, suggest titles for future viewings, talk with friends or make new ones. Movies will be PG-13 rating or lower, but parents are responsible for researching movie before allowing children to view. Call to ask what movie we’re showing or to suggest a title.


   Saturday, August 18, 2018
10:00 AM- 12:30 PM
Saturday Morning Chess @ The Library
Event Location: Rufus A. Lewis Regional Library
Intended Audience: Open to the public
Description:  Presenter: Friends and Family Chess Club
Description: Learn to play Chess. All ages and levels of players are welcome.



   Monday, August 20, 2018
10:00 AM
Toddler Time
Event Location: Hampstead Branch
Intended Audience: For Children 2 and Under
Description:  What’s that noise? It’s the horse giving everyone a ride in Clip-Clop by Nicola Smee!


   Tuesday, August 21, 2018
10:30 AM
Story Time
Event Location: Hampstead Branch
Intended Audience: For Children 3 and Up
Description:  Bruce is a grumpy bear who lives with four geese, and we’ll figure out why in Mother Bruce and what kind of trouble going south for the winter can cause in Hotel Bruce by Ryan T. Higgins
Activity: Process Bears



2:00 PM
Scrabble Time
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: Adult
Description:  Description: Come over to Bertha Williams Library and play Scrabble with us. We have plenty of dictionaries for you to brush up on your vocabulary and the Jumble in the Montgomery Advertiser is helpful too! See how sharp your Scrabble skills are against the librarians or just play for fun!
 



5:00 PM- 5:45 PM
Homework Assistance
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Students 1st through 12th Grades
Description:  Our tutors offer assistance in Math, English, and Reading.  Students in grades 1 – 12 are invited.  Please bring your own materials and homework, or the lesson you will need assistance with.
Registration is required of students, and adults who are interested in tutoring are invited to assist, with pre-registration required.   



   Wednesday, August 22, 2018
11:00 AM
Ramer Summer Adult Programs
Event Location: Ramer Branch Library
Intended Audience: Adult
Description:  Ramer Readin’ Right Book Club


11:00 AM
Book Club Meeting
Event Location: Ramer Branch Library
Intended Audience: Adult
Description:  Ramer Readin’ Right Book Club


   Thursday, August 23, 2018
11:00 AM
Computer Class
Event Location: Rufus A. Lewis Regional Library
Intended Audience: Adult
Description:  Instructors: Library Staff
Description: All levels of experience are welcome in this low stress, community approach to computer literacy.



12:00 PM
Scrapbooking
Event Location: Rufus A. Lewis Regional Library
Intended Audience: Adult
Description:  Mrs. Alberta Riley, Retired Educator, Presenter
Description: Learn the techniques of telling stories of your memories through the art of scrapbooking using words, paper, glue, photos, etc.  Attendees are encouraged to provide materials for this program.  Please contact staff @ (334)240-4848 for a list of recommended materials.



3:00 PM
Curious Genre Book Club
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Adult
Description:  Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman
Meet Eleanor Oliphant: She struggles with appropriate social skills and tends to say exactly what she’s thinking. Nothing is missing in her carefully timetabled life of avoiding social interactions, where weekends are punctuated by frozen pizza, vodka, and phone chats with Mummy.
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/31434883-elean



   Friday, August 24, 2018
10:30 AM- 11:15 AM
Genealogy Sessions
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: Adult
Description:  Pre-registration IS required.
Sign up for a one on one genealogy session with librarian Amy Campbell. She’ll show you beginning tips and tricks for tracing your ancestry. If you’ve already been working on your tree, find ways to digitize your information to keep better track during your research. Email, Call, or come in to set up your 45 minute session.  334-240-4979 or acampbell@mccpl.lib.al.us
 



2:30 PM- 3:15 PM
Genealogy Sessions
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: Adult
Description:  Pre-registration IS required.
Sign up for a one on one genealogy session with librarian Amy Campbell. She’ll show you beginning tips and tricks for tracing your ancestry. If you’ve already been working on your tree, find ways to digitize your information to keep better track during your research. Email, Call, or come in to set up your 45 minute session.  334-240-4979 or acampbell@mccpl.lib.al.us
 



   Saturday, August 25, 2018
10:00 AM- 12:30 PM
Saturday Morning Chess @ The Library
Event Location: Rufus A. Lewis Regional Library
Intended Audience: Open to the public
Description:  Presenter: Friends and Family Chess Club
Description: Learn to play Chess. All ages and levels of players are welcome.



   Monday, August 27, 2018
10:00 AM
Toddler Time
Event Location: Hampstead Branch
Intended Audience: For Children 2 and Under
Description:  We’re all about sheep today with some classic rhymes and a sheep adventure with Sheep on a Ship.


   Tuesday, August 28, 2018
10:30 AM
Story Time
Event Location: Hampstead Branch
Intended Audience: For Children 3 and Up
Description:  We’re going on some adventures with troublesome sheep in Nancy E. Shaw’s books Sheep on a Ship and Sheep on a Hike.
Activity: Making Sheep



6:00 PM
Yoga @ the Library
Event Location: Rufus A. Lewis Regional Library
Intended Audience: Adult
Description:  Mrs. Susan Enzweiler, Registered Yoga Teacher, Instructor
Description: This course is an introduction to the ancient practice of Yoga.  Through a series of gentle Yoga Poses, participants will experience a sense of well-being and relaxation.  Comfortable, form-fitting, but stretchy clothing is recommended.  Participants of all levels of health, mobility, and flexibility are encouraged to attend as Yoga Poses can be adapted for comfort.



5:00 PM- 5:45 PM
Homework Assistance
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Students 1st through 12th Grades
Description:  Our tutors offer assistance in Math, English, and Reading.  Students in grades 1 – 12 are invited.  Please bring your own materials and homework, or the lesson you will need assistance with.
Registration is required of students, and adults who are interested in tutoring are invited to assist, with pre-registration required.   



   Thursday, August 30, 2018
11:00 AM
Computer Class
Event Location: Rufus A. Lewis Regional Library
Intended Audience: Adult
Description:  Instructors: Library Staff
Description: All levels of experience are welcome in this low stress, community approach to computer literacy.



12:00 PM
Scrapbooking
Event Location: Rufus A. Lewis Regional Library
Intended Audience: Adult
Description:  Mrs. Alberta Riley, Retired Educator, Presenter
Description: Learn the techniques of telling stories of your memories through the art of scrapbooking using words, paper, glue, photos, etc.  Attendees are encouraged to provide materials for this program.  Please contact staff @ (334)240-4848 for a list of recommended materials.



   Friday, August 31, 2018
10:30 AM- 11:15 AM
Genealogy Sessions
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: Adult
Description:  Pre-registration IS required.
Sign up for a one on one genealogy session with librarian Amy Campbell. She’ll show you beginning tips and tricks for tracing your ancestry. If you’ve already been working on your tree, find ways to digitize your information to keep better track during your research. Email, Call, or come in to set up your 45 minute session.  334-240-4979 or acampbell@mccpl.lib.al.us
 



2:30 PM- 3:15 PM
Genealogy Sessions
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: Adult
Description:  Pre-registration IS required.
Sign up for a one on one genealogy session with librarian Amy Campbell. She’ll show you beginning tips and tricks for tracing your ancestry. If you’ve already been working on your tree, find ways to digitize your information to keep better track during your research. Email, Call, or come in to set up your 45 minute session.  334-240-4979 or acampbell@mccpl.lib.al.us