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February Happenings At The Spring Hill Library

[ 1 ] February 19, 2013 |

February 2013 Events at the Spring Hill Public Library

Artist for the month of February

See the nostalgic farm and country photography of Angela Faye, framed in old barn wood or made into vintage metal signs. You may have seen her work for sale at Puckett’s in Franklin or Leiper’s Fork. She has also branched out into abstract art with acrylics. She’ll have a free art class on Saturday, Feb. 23 at 11:00 a.m. Spring Hill Library

EVERY WEEK

Story Time: 10 a.m., Monday – Thursday. Story Time includes songs, stories, and an art project.

Teen Wednesday: 3:30 – 5:00 p.m., Wednesdays.

Come hang out; discuss pop culture, sports, manga, games, or the book you couldn’t put down. Feel free to bring your game system. Snacks always welcome. No sign up necessary. For more info contact Patrick Jefferson at the Library 931/486-2932.

MONTHLY

Teen Book Club: 3:30 – 5:00 p.m., 2nd & 4th Thursday of the month. On Feb. 14 they will discuss Lord of the Flies. (Valentines Party as well.) On Feb. 28 they will discuss To Kill A Mockingbird. For more info contact Patrick Jefferson at the Library 931/486-2932.

Chicks with Sticks: 9:00 – 11:00 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 2 & 16 (1st & 3rd Saturday). Knitting club open to all.

Creative Movement: 11:00 a.m., Thursday, Feb. 21 (3rd Thursday). Led by Molly Voorhis of The Tennessee Dance Arts Conservatory.

Homeschool Lego Club: 2:00-4:00 p.m. Friday, Feb. 15 (3rd Friday). For info call  or text Jill Garrett at 615-943-4930.

Songapoastoretry – 5:00 – 7:00 p.m., Feb. 27 (last Wednesday of the month). An eclectic in-the-round type format for poets, songwriters, and storytellers to showcase their talents. Meet in the conference room. For more info, check out Songapoastoretry on Facebook.

SPECIAL PROGRAMS

Keyboard Basics: 3:00 – 4:30 p.m., Monday, Feb. 4. Become more comfortable using a computer keyboard by learning the layout of the keys, including the special functions of various keys.  No prior computer experience is necessary. Call the Library to sign up.

Hats!: 11:00 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 9. An energetic performance by the Kidz Kompany about hats worn by famous people (Uncle Sam, Pirates, Betsy Ross) as well as hats worn in other cultures. This fun show honors diversity and the commonality of all people.

Improv Class: 3:00 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 9. Enjoy or join in a free improv class, hosted by Out of the Box Theatre. Family event.

Internet and Email: 3:00 – 4:30 p.m., Monday, Feb. 11.

Learn how to move around on a website and become familiar with Internet terms.  Search techniques and privacy will also be discussed. Learn how to create a message, reply to a message, and attach files and photos, as well as some message formatting suggestions. Some prior computer experience is recommended. Call the Library to sign up.

Fat Tuesday – Teen Style: 3:30 – 5:00 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 12. Teens are invited to join in this Marti Gras celebration.

Fireside Chat with Abe Lincoln:  2:00 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 16. Lincoln impersonator John Mansfield will talk in character about the presidential/war years and give the Gettysburg address. Great for all ages.

Library Closed: Monday, Feb. 18. Closed for President’s Day.

Free Art Class: 11 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 23. Learn from artist Angela Faye, creator of vintage metal sign art that celebrates farm life. She’ll also share about her new venture creating abstract paintings.

Health Care Crisis Author Talk: 2:00 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 23. Neurologist Diana Reed will share her discoveries into America’s flawed medical system and how it is constrained by the legal, insurance, and pharmaceutical industries, as explained in her book The Other End of the Stethoscope: The Physician’ Perspective on the Health Care Crisis (published March 2012). Book signing to follow talk.

EXCEL 2010 (PART 1): 3:00 – 4:30 p.m., Monday, Feb. 25. Learn how to create, save, and find spreadsheets.  Some prior computer experience would be helpful; no previous experience with spreadsheets is necessary. Call the Library to sign up.

For more information about the Spring Hill Public Library, go to www.springhilllibrary.org or call 931-486.2932.

 

 

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