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April's Classes
We are excited to announce that we are going to be offering Help Me!  Computer Classes for senior adults the 2nd and 3rd Tuesdays of the month from 9:30AM to 10:30AM.  In April we will have classes Tuesday, April 17th and Tuesday, April 24th, 2018.  Please remember that pre-registration is required no later than 24 hours in advance of the class. 
 
National Library Week
Join the Lowder Staff for their usual National Library Week shenanigans April 8-14, 2018.  The Librarians will be dressing as different                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Story Book characters every day of the week.
 
Preschool Story Time
Our regular Preschool Story Time is Fridays at 10:15am.  All ages are welcome but please remember that programming is geared towards ages 3 to 5.  The usual program is to read a couple of books interspaced with songs and movement ending with a craft activity.
 
 
Help Me!
We are excited to announce that we are going to be offering Help Me!  Computer Classes for senior adults the 2nd and 3rd Tuesdays of the month from 9:30am to 10:30am.  In March we will have classes Tuesday, March  13th and Tuesday, March 20th, 2018.  Please remember that pre-registration is required no later than 24 hours in advance of the class. 
 
 
Scholaeship Seminar
The third Saturday of the month, Saturday, March 17, 2018, we will have our monthly Scholarship Seminar in the main area of the library.  Students in Grade 8 and up are invited to attend and 8th grade is not too young to be thinking about scholarships!  Join us at 10am!
 
 
College Admission Workshop
We will be having a College Admission Workshop Monday, March 19th in the Meeting Room at 5:30pm.  Graduating Seniors are invited to attend
Confucius Institute
Confucius Institute will be here on Friday, March 23rd, from 4:pm to 5:pm to present another in our Cultural Lectures.  This month the topic will be “Beijing Hutong, One of the Traditional Family Houses of China.”  Everyone is invited to attend this great program.
 
Friends and Family Chess Club
Lowder’s Friends and Family Chess club meets every Saturday 10AM to 1245PM (All children must be picked up by our 1PM closing time).  If you have ever wanted to learn how to play chess or if you have been looking for a place to play join us each Saturday.  All ages and levels are welcome!  There is no need to pre-register, just show up on Saturday.  If Chess Club is canceled we will post a sign on the Meeting Room door.
 
Homework Help at Lowder
Homework Help at Lowder is every Wednesday, 6PM-730PM-- unless school is out.  Everyone must fill out a new registration each year and they may be picked up at the Circulation Desk.  Textbooks, worksheets, and assignments must be brought to every session in order for students to receive assistance.  We are also taking applications at the Circulation Desk for Homework Helpers at this time.
New Lap Sit Time
 
We are pleased to announce a new Lap Sit Time!  It is for ages 0 to 1 year every Thursday 10am to 1015m for a Librarian led Lap Sit time and then from 1015am to 1030am the parent will read board books to their children.  There is no craft associated with this program.
 
Preschool Story Time
 
Our regular Preschool Story Time is Fridays at 1015am.  All ages are welcome but please remember that programming is geared towards ages 3 to 5.  The usual program is to read a couple of books interspaced with songs and movement ending with a craft activity.
 
Study Break!
Join us Tuesdays from 4pm to 5pm for a new program – Study Break!  We would like to invite everyone, from elementary to college age to drop by and take a study break by playing a board game, putting together a puzzle, coloring a picture, or even filling a page with doodles!
 
Computer Classes for Senior Adults
We are excited to announce that we are going to be offering Help Me!  Computer Classes for senior adults the 2nd and 3rd Tuesdays of the month from 930am to 1030am.  In January we will have classes Tuesday, January 9th and Tuesday, January 16th, 2018.  Please remember that pre-registration is required no later than 24 hours in advance of the class.
Please note
Please note that schedules and selections are subject to change and cancellation without notice due to situations beyond our control; however, the Lowder Staff makes every effort possible to adhere to posted planned programming
Gamer's Club
meets the second Friday afternoon of the month.  You must pre-register to play either a 330pm to 430pm slot or 430pm to 530pm slot.  Parents must stay in the Main Area during play time.  .  Join us Wednesday, March 14th, 2018!
 
Stitch and Share is back
Stitch and Share is back!  We meet the fourth Thursday in the month – 3PM-530PM.  Bring your quilting, knitting, crocheting, and embroidery projects to work on.  
Young Classic Book Club
Selections are taken from Required Reading Lists and please note that schedules and selections are subject to change without prior notice.
 
 
Lowder Lego League
third Friday afternoon of the month
Registration is also required for the Lowder Lego League on the third Friday afternoon of the month 4PM-5PM.  Participants under the age of 8 must have an adult present with them while they play.  Participants older than 8 must have an adult with them as well, but adult may wait in the Main Area of the library.  Complete rules are available at the Circulation Desk. Come and sign up for Wednesday, March 21st, 2018!
 
E.L. Lowder Regional Branch Library
Rufus A Lewis Regional Branch Library
2590 Bell Road, Montgomery, AL  36117
334-244-5717
 
Hours
Monday & Wednesday: 9 AM - 9 PM
Tuesday & Thursday: 9 AM - 6 PM
Friday: 9 AM - 6 PM 
Saturday: 9 AM - 1 PM
Closed Sundays
 
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Laptops for check out
Laptop computers are available for check-out for in-house use only at Lowder Library.

Also available in the meeting room is state of the art projection equipment. (Funded by an LSTA grant through APLS)
 
Map and Directions

Lowder Chess Club
Saturdays: 10:00 AM -12:45 PM
EL Lowder Regional Library
2590 Bell Road
334-244-5717
 
Ladies of High Tea Book Club
Meets the first Tuesday of the month at 3:00 PM
Due to availability please note that schedules and selections are subject to change without notice.

 
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