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March Happenings At The Spring Hill Public Library

[ 1 ] March 11, 2013 |

March 2013 Events at the Spring Hill Public Library

Artist for the month of March

Marion Williams found that painting with watercolor was a more practical art hobby once she had children. She could stop and start without a lot of preparation involved. Her watercolors and some oils will be on display throughout the Spring Hill Library the month of March. She will teach a class on sketching and watercolor for all age groups on Monday, March 18, at 6 p.m.

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.

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

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

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

Songapoastoretry – 5:00 – 7:00 p.m., March 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

Dr. Seuss Party!:  9:30 & 11:00 a.m., Friday, March 1. Come enjoy big fun celebrating some of the greatest characters in children’s books. Games, balloon man, refreshments, a special craft, and more, thanks to the generous support of the Friends of the Spring Hill Library.

Excel 2010 (Part 2) Computer Class: 3:00 – 4:30 p.m., Monday, March 4

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.

ADHD Questions Answered: 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., Friday, March 8. Ask a medical professional about coping strategies, medicines, characteristics of ADHD with or without hyperactivity.  You can even email your questions beforehand to Elizabeth York, RN, FNP-C at bodybrainhealth@gmail.com.

T’NT: This and That: 11 a.m., Saturday, March 9. See the Kidz Kompany perform segments of all their shows: Acting Up! Boo! Nutcracker Story, & Hats! Free. Fun live show for all ages.

Word (Part 1) Computer Class: 3:00 – 4:30 p.m., March 11

Learn how to create, save, and find documents. Some prior computer experience would be helpful; prior Word experience is not necessary. Call the Library to sign up.

Anxiety Questions Answered: 5:30 – 7:00 p.m., Wednesday, March 13. Acute Care & Nurse Practitioner Elizabeth York will talk about causes, diagnosis and treatment (medications & natural approaches), and the latest research out there. She’ll also give you money saving tips on prescriptions. Free opportunity to ask a professional all your questions. You can email her in advance at  bodybrainhealth@gmail.com.

American Girl Party: 3:00 p.m., Saturday, March 16. We’ll celebrate Addy and the Civil War Era. We’ll have a guest from the Athenaeum Rectory, which was an extraordinary school for girls in Columbia, TN, that flourished from 1852 to 1904. She’ll bring a antique china doll, a 1860’s version of an American Girl doll.  Geared for American Girl book & doll lovers. Free. Dolls are welcome too.

Word (Part 2) Computer Class: 3:00 – 4:30 p.m., March 18

Learn how to format a document using a variety of editing techniques. Previous experience with word processing software is helpful, but not required. Call the Library to sign up.

Free Art Class: 6:00 p.m., Monday, March 18.

Marion Williams will teach basic sketching and water color. Sign up for an email reminder.

Free CPR Class: 4:00 – 7:00 p.m., Tuesday, March 19.  Get certified (for 2 years) in the American Heart Association CPR with Firefighter Rhett Lashley. Limited to 8 people. Call the Library to sign up. Free.

Lego Links: 4:30 – 5:30 p.m., Thursday, March 21. Calling Lego lovers:  if you’re ready for a challenge with other Lego enthusiasts, come enjoy an hour of games and interaction. Legos provided. Limited to 30 children. Call the Library to sign up.

Old Fashioned Tea for Seniors: 2:00 p.m., Friday, March 22. SpringHillLibrary

Just for Seniors. Enjoy music and refreshments. Call the Library to sign up.

Basics of Sewing: 9:00 – 11:00 p.m., Saturday, March 23. Have you been wanting to learn or brush up on your machine sewing skills? Come participate in the Spring Hill Sewing Group. Perfect class for you if you’re new to machine sewing. Stay for the sew-along class at 12:30, too, but must register.

Sew-along Sewing: 11:30 – 3:00 p.m., Saturday, March 23. Register to sew-along and make a girl’s dress/shirt (size 3months-8years) by emailing raeannag@gmail.com. You will be responsible for purchasing the pattern and materials and all that information will be available in an email and in the Facebook sewing group (facebook.com/groups/springhillsewing) If you would simply like to come and enjoy the company but work on your own project you are more than welcome to join us. Just let me know you’re coming so I know how many people to expect. I love dressing my kids in handmade clothes- knowing that they are wearing a one-of-a-kind that was made with lots of love.

Facebook Computer Class: 3:00 – 4:30 p.m., Monday, March 25. Get connected to your family and old friends, and make new acquaintances. Learn to create a Facebook account, search for friends, choose your privacy levels, and add photos. Some prior computer experience is recommended. Call the Library to sign up.

Snowbird at Story Time: 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, March 27. Channel 5’s Snowbird will read stories and entertain.

Germs! At Story Time: 10:00 a.m., Thursday, March 28. Williamson Co. Health Dept. will lead story time and inspire kids to wash germs away.

Library Closed: Friday, March 29 for Good Friday.

For more information about the Spring Hill Public Library, go to www.springhilllibrary.org or call 931.486.2932.

 

 

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