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Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library



   Thursday, September 1, 2016
10:00 AM
Coliseum Story Time
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: PreK
Description:  No Story Time Today


4:00 PM
Coliseum Coloring Club
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: All Ages
Description:  Coliseum Coloring Club
All ages
This will be offered the first and third Thursday of each month from 4:00 – 5:30 pm.
September 1 and September 15.
Come join our coloring club.  Adult level coloring sheets, children’s coloring sheets, crayons, and colored pencils will be provided.
Studies have shown this can be a great stress reducer.  Come relax with us!



   Tuesday, September 6, 2016
5:00 PM
Homework Assistance
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Grades 1-12
Description:   
Homework Assistance
Our program meets every Tuesday from 5:00 – 5:45 pm.  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 lessons 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.



4:00 PM
Lego League @ Coliseum
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Young adults & Adults
Description:  Lego League is offered the first and third Tuesday in September.  (September 6, September 20)
4:00 – 5:00 pm
Come join the fun and creativity as we build with Legos!
We will have a special Legos on September 13, 4:00-5:00.



   Wednesday, September 7, 2016
10:00 AM
Weaving for Beginners at Coliseum
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience:
Description:  Barbara Hightower will be teaching weaving as we learn how to make a wall hanging.  Please bring your own yarn as only limited yarn will be on hand. Also, bring any projects you are working on that you would like to share.


   Thursday, September 8, 2016
10:00 AM
Coliseum Story Time
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: PreK
Description:  It is fun to have a pet!
“The Old Man and the Flea” by Mary Elizabeth Hanson
Synopsis: An old man and his pet flea have wonderful times together until the townspeople think he is talking to himself.
“Mary Had a Little Lamb” by Sarah Josepha Hale
Synopsis: This is a contemporary interpretation of the original nursery rhyme about a lamb going to school.
Craft – Lamb masks



3:00 PM
Southern Charms Book Club
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Adults
Description:  Today we will be discussing “A Land More Kind than Home”, by Wiley Cash.  This is a story of two young brothers growing up in a small town whose adventures bring them danger and evil, while also giving them the possibility of freedom and deliverance as well.  Then, we will receive our book for October titled, “A Parchment of Leaves”, by Silas House, a story of a Cherokee woman and a young white man who strive to make a home for themselves in early 1900 America. 


   Monday, September 12, 2016
4:00 PM
Outside the Lines @ Coliseum
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Adults and Young Adults
Description:  Outside the Lines
4:00 – 5:00 pm
September 12 – Join Mr. Wes as we color our animal masks.
September 13 – Join Ms. Kesha as we build with Legos.
September 14 -  Join Ms. Sharon as we learn using the Parent/Preschool Activity Table.
September 15 – Join Ms. Cherlyn as we color using coloring sheets.
September 16 – Join Mr. Wes and Ms. Sharon as we celebrate our favorite book with a Chalk Art design. 



   Tuesday, September 13, 2016
5:00 PM
Homework Assistance at Coliseum
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Grades 1-12
Description:   
Homework Assistance
Our program meets every Tuesday from 5:00 – 5:45 pm.  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 lessons 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.



4:00 PM
Outside the Lines @ Coliseum
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Adults and Young Adults
Description:  Outside the Lines
4:00 – 5:00 pm
September 12 – Join Mr. Wes as we color our animal masks.
September 13 – Join Ms. Kesha as we build with Legos.
September 14 -  Join Ms. Sharon as we learn using the Parent/Preschool Activity Table.
September 15 – Join Ms. Cherlyn as we color using coloring sheets.
September 16 – Join Mr. Wes and Ms. Sharon as we celebrate our favorite book with a Chalk Art design. 



4:00 PM
Special Lego League @ Coliseum
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Young adults & Adults
Description:  
Come join the fun and creativity as we build with Legos!
We will have a special Legos on September 13, 4:00-5:00.



   Wednesday, September 14, 2016
10:00 AM
Computer Class for Seniors at Coliseum
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Adults
Description:  September 14, 2016 – Usage of the mouse and setting up an email account.
September 28, 2016 – Composing and sending email messages, and a look at Microsoft Word
Pre-registration is required as space is limited.  



4:00 PM
Outside the Lines @ Coliseum
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Adults and Young Adults
Description:  Outside the Lines
4:00 – 5:00 pm
September 12 – Join Mr. Wes as we color our animal masks.
September 13 – Join Ms. Kesha as we build with Legos.
September 14 -  Join Ms. Sharon as we learn using the Parent/Preschool Activity Table.
September 15 – Join Ms. Cherlyn as we color using coloring sheets.
September 16 – Join Mr. Wes and Ms. Sharon as we celebrate our favorite book with a Chalk Art design. 



   Thursday, September 15, 2016
10:00 AM
Coliseum Story Time
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: PreK
Description:   After a full day, it is good to take a nap!
“Monkey and Me” by Emily Gravett                                     Synopsis: A little girl and her toy monkey love imitating different animals and then they fall fast asleep.
“Roger Loses His Marbles” by Susanna Gretz       Synopsis: When Aunt Lulu pays a visit, she stays in Roger’s room and tidies it up, which makes Roger mad, until she finds something that Roger lost.  Then, after playing with the items, they fall fast asleep.
Craft – Monkey masks



4:00 PM
Outside the Lines @ Coliseum
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Adults and Young Adults
Description:  Outside the Lines
4:00 – 5:00 pm
September 12 – Join Mr. Wes as we color our animal masks.
September 13 – Join Ms. Kesha as we build with Legos.
September 14 -  Join Ms. Sharon as we learn using the Parent/Preschool Activity Table.
September 15 – Join Ms. Cherlyn as we color using coloring sheets.
September 16 – Join Mr. Wes and Ms. Sharon as we celebrate our favorite book with a Chalk Art design. 



4:00 PM
Coliseum Coloring Club
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: All Ages
Description:  Coliseum Coloring Club
All ages
This will be offered the first and third Thursday of each month from 4:00 – 5:30 pm.
September 1 and September 15.
Come join our coloring club.  Adult level coloring sheets, children’s coloring sheets, crayons, and colored pencils will be provided.
Studies have shown this can be a great stress reducer.  Come relax with us!



   Friday, September 16, 2016
4:00 PM
Outside the Lines @ Coliseum
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Adults and Young Adults
Description:  Outside the Lines
4:00 – 5:00 pm
September 12 – Join Mr. Wes as we color our animal masks.
September 13 – Join Ms. Kesha as we build with Legos.
September 14 -  Join Ms. Sharon as we learn using the Parent/Preschool Activity Table.
September 15 – Join Ms. Cherlyn as we color using coloring sheets.
September 16 – Join Mr. Wes and Ms. Sharon as we celebrate our favorite book with a Chalk Art design. 



   Tuesday, September 20, 2016
5:00 PM
Homework Assistance at Coliseum
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Grades 1-12
Description:   
Homework Assistance
Our program meets every Tuesday from 5:00 – 5:45 pm.  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 lessons 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.



4:00 PM
Lego League @ Coliseum
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Young adults & Adults
Description:  Lego League is offered the first and third Tuesday in September.  (September 6, September 20)
4:00 – 5:00 pm
Come join the fun and creativity as we build with Legos!
We will have a special Legos on September 13, 4:00-5:00.



   Wednesday, September 21, 2016
10:00 AM
Coliseum Adult Program
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Adults
Description:  Safe and Sound on Solid Ground
Debbie Link will be presenting a new program that assists the disabled and seniors who are of need during a crisis. 
Lilly Henderson-Harold will also be here to share her experience as a handicapped individual who suffered loss during a storm crisis.  She will have her book, “Memories to Cling”, which describes her ordeal during a time such as this.  



   Thursday, September 22, 2016
10:00 AM
Coliseum Story Time
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: PreK
Description:  We depend on others when we are sick!
“Clark the Shark:  Tooth Trouble” by Bruce Hale
Synopsis: When a soccer ball hits Clark the Shark’s tooth, it becomes loose and he has to go to the dentist.
“Teddy Bears Cure a Cold” by Susanna Gretz
Synopsis: The teddy bears help William cure his cold.
Craft – Shark masks



3:00 PM
Eastbrook Mystery Book Club
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Adults
Description:  Today we will discuss “The Fifth Gospel”, by Ian Caldwell.  This is a story of sacrifice, forgiveness, and redemption with references to real-life people, places, and events.  If you like intellectual thrillers, you will want to read this story of biblical history. 


   Monday, September 26, 2016
5:00 PM
Homework Assistance at Coliseum
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Grades 1-12
Description:   
Homework Assistance
Our program meets every Tuesday from 5:00 – 5:45 pm.  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 lessons 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.



9:00 AM- 5:00 PM
Banned Book Week
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Adults
Description:  Banned Book Week 
September 26 – 30, 2016
Have an exciting  “blind date” with a banned book.  They will be wrapped in newspaper with only the genre and publication date listed.  See which book you have selected, and after you have read the book, give us your opinion as to whether you agree that your book should have been placed on the banned book list.



   Tuesday, September 27, 2016
9:00 AM- 5:00 PM
Banned Book Week
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Adults
Description:  Banned Book Week 
September 26 – 30, 2016
Have an exciting  “blind date” with a banned book.  They will be wrapped in newspaper with only the genre and publication date listed.  See which book you have selected, and after you have read the book, give us your opinion as to whether you agree that your book should have been placed on the banned book list.



   Wednesday, September 28, 2016
10:00 AM
Computer Class for Seniors at Coliseum
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Adults
Description:  
 Composing and sending email messages, and a look at Microsoft Word. Pre-registration is required as space is limited.  



9:00 AM- 5:00 PM
Banned Book Week
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Adults
Description:  Banned Book Week 
September 26 – 30, 2016
Have an exciting  “blind date” with a banned book.  They will be wrapped in newspaper with only the genre and publication date listed.  See which book you have selected, and after you have read the book, give us your opinion as to whether you agree that your book should have been placed on the banned book list.



   Thursday, September 29, 2016
10:00 AM
Coliseum Story Time
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: PreK
Description:  Let’s learn to love each other!
“Good Night, Little Sea Otter” by Janet Halfmann
Synopsis: Little Sea Otter tries everything to avoid going to sleep, including saying good night to all of the creatures above and below the ocean’s surface.
“Sister Yessa’s Story” by Karen Greenfield
Synopsis: Dark clouds gather as Yessa walks to her brother’s place, telling a story as she goes about the early days of the earth.
Craft – Otter masks



9:00 AM- 5:00 PM
Banned Book Week
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Adults
Description:  Banned Book Week 
September 26 – 30, 2016
Have an exciting  “blind date” with a banned book.  They will be wrapped in newspaper with only the genre and publication date listed.  See which book you have selected, and after you have read the book, give us your opinion as to whether you agree that your book should have been placed on the banned book list.



   Friday, September 30, 2016
9:00 AM- 5:00 PM
Banned Book Week
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Adults
Description:  Banned Book Week 
September 26 – 30, 2016
Have an exciting  “blind date” with a banned book.  They will be wrapped in newspaper with only the genre and publication date listed.  See which book you have selected, and after you have read the book, give us your opinion as to whether you agree that your book should have been placed on the banned book list.