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Digitization Day Pop-Up at the Orange Mound Genealogy Center

Saturday, July 20, 2024 at 11:00am - 4:00pm
Orange Mound Library
Program Type:
Cultural Awareness, History/Genealogy, Neighborhood Events
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

The Orange Mound Branch will be hosting a Digitization Day Pop-Up on July 20 from 11am-4pm! Dedicated staff will be on hand to help scan and preserve your old photographs, VHS tape...

Library Branch: Orange Mound Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Cultural Awareness, History/Genealogy, Neighborhood Events
Event Details:

The Orange Mound Branch will be hosting a Digitization Day Pop-Up on July 20 from 11am-4pm!

Special Notes

Memphis Library Foundation

This event made possible by the Memphis Library Foundation.

This event is in the "Children (Age 0-5)" group.
This event is in the "Children (Age 6-8)" group.
This event is in the "Tweens (Age 8-12)" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Hollywood Eats High On The Hog

Monday, July 22, 2024 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Meeting Room (HOL) at Hollywood Library
Program Type:
Cooking and Food, History/Genealogy
Age Group:
Children (Age 0-5), Children (Age 6-8), Tweens (Age 8-12), Teens, Adults
Event Details:

Come and view the award-winning eight-part docu-series "High on the Hog: How African American Cuisine Transformed America." We will then sample cuisines mentioned in the film. Ever...

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Library Branch: Hollywood Library
Room: Meeting Room (HOL)
Age Group: Children (Age 0-5), Children (Age 6-8), Tweens (Age 8-12), Teens, Adults
Program Type: Cooking and Food, History/Genealogy
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Seats Remaining: 18
Event Details:

Come and view the award-winning eight-part docu-series "High on the Hog: How African American Cuisine Transformed America." We will then sample cuisines mentioned in the film. Every Monday in June and July.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Frayser Anime Club: Sumi-e Inspired Art

Wednesday, July 24, 2024 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Meeting Room (FRA) at Frayser Library
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts, Cooking and Food, Cultural Awareness, History/Genealogy
Age Group:
Teens
Event Details:

The Frayser Anime Club has returned! Join us for an afternoon of creativity as we explore the Japanese art style of Sumi-e. Participants will also create their own Sumi-e inspired ...

Library Branch: Frayser Library
Room: Meeting Room (FRA)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cooking and Food, Cultural Awareness, History/Genealogy
Event Details:

The Frayser Anime Club has returned! Join us for an afternoon of creativity as we explore the Japanese art style of Sumi-e. Participants will also create their own Sumi-e inspired artwork using oil pastels.

Special Notes

Friends of the Library

This event made possible by the Friends of the Library.

Photograph Notice

This event may be recorded or photographed for use by the Memphis Public Libraries or the City of Memphis for media, social media, broadcast, and/or print purposes.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Growing Roots: An introduction to MPL's Genealogy Resources

Monday, July 29, 2024 at 12:00pm - 12:30pm
Whitehaven Library
Program Type:
History/Genealogy
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

A quick introduction to the Genealogy and History resources available at Memphis Public Libraries. Attendees will learn about both physical and digital resources.

Library Branch: Whitehaven Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History/Genealogy
Event Details:

A quick introduction to the Genealogy and History resources available at Memphis Public Libraries. Attendees will learn about both physical and digital resources.

Special Notes

Friends of the Library

This event made possible by the Friends of the Library.

This event is in the "Tweens (Age 8-12)" group.

Break Dance Judging

Tuesday, July 30, 2024 at 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Meeting Room (SOU) at South Library
Program Type:
Cultural Awareness, History/Genealogy, Music
Age Group:
Tweens (Age 8-12)
Event Details:

Break dancing is making its Olympic debut in 2024, so we're going to do some judging of our own. Learn a little about the history of break dancing and watch videos of different bre...

Library Branch: South Library
Room: Meeting Room (SOU)
Age Group: Tweens (Age 8-12)
Program Type: Cultural Awareness, History/Genealogy, Music
Event Details:

Break dancing is making its Olympic debut in 2024, so we're going to do some judging of our own.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Creative Aging Studio Courses: Abstract Acrylic Painting

Wednesday, July 31, 2024 at 10:30am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room (FRA) at Frayser Library
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts, Cultural Awareness, History/Genealogy
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Join teaching artist Sarah Nowlin for this introduction to abstract painting with acrylics at Frayser Branch Library. Participants explore varying artists and abstract art movement...

Library Branch: Frayser Library
Room: Meeting Room (FRA)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Awareness, History/Genealogy
Event Details:

Join teaching artist Sarah Nowlin for this introduction to abstract painting with acrylics at Frayser Branch Library. Participants explore varying artists and abstract art movements creating small paintings using acrylic as the primary medium.

Special Notes

Memphis Library Foundation

This event made possible by the Memphis Library Foundation.

Photograph Notice

This event may be recorded or photographed for use by the Memphis Public Libraries or the City of Memphis for media, social media, broadcast, and/or print purposes.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Creative Aging Studio Courses: Abstract Acrylic Painting

Wednesday, August 7, 2024 at 10:30am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room (FRA) at Frayser Library
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts, Cultural Awareness, History/Genealogy
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Join teaching artist Sarah Nowlin for this introduction to abstract painting with acrylics at Frayser Branch Library. Participants explore varying artists and abstract art movement...

Library Branch: Frayser Library
Room: Meeting Room (FRA)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Awareness, History/Genealogy
Event Details:

Join teaching artist Sarah Nowlin for this introduction to abstract painting with acrylics at Frayser Branch Library. Participants explore varying artists and abstract art movements creating small paintings using acrylic as the primary medium.

Special Notes

Memphis Library Foundation

This event made possible by the Memphis Library Foundation.

Photograph Notice

This event may be recorded or photographed for use by the Memphis Public Libraries or the City of Memphis for media, social media, broadcast, and/or print purposes.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Creative Aging Studio Courses: Abstract Acrylic Painting

Wednesday, August 14, 2024 at 10:30am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room (FRA) at Frayser Library
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts, Cultural Awareness, History/Genealogy
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Join teaching artist Sarah Nowlin for this introduction to abstract painting with acrylics at Frayser Branch Library. Participants explore varying artists and abstract art movement...

Library Branch: Frayser Library
Room: Meeting Room (FRA)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Awareness, History/Genealogy
Event Details:

Join teaching artist Sarah Nowlin for this introduction to abstract painting with acrylics at Frayser Branch Library. Participants explore varying artists and abstract art movements creating small paintings using acrylic as the primary medium.

Special Notes

Memphis Library Foundation

This event made possible by the Memphis Library Foundation.

Photograph Notice

This event may be recorded or photographed for use by the Memphis Public Libraries or the City of Memphis for media, social media, broadcast, and/or print purposes.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Creative Aging Studio Courses: Abstract Acrylic Painting

Wednesday, August 21, 2024 at 10:30am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room (FRA) at Frayser Library
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts, Cultural Awareness, History/Genealogy
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Join teaching artist Sarah Nowlin for this introduction to abstract painting with acrylics at Frayser Branch Library. Participants explore varying artists and abstract art movement...

Library Branch: Frayser Library
Room: Meeting Room (FRA)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Awareness, History/Genealogy
Event Details:

Join teaching artist Sarah Nowlin for this introduction to abstract painting with acrylics at Frayser Branch Library. Participants explore varying artists and abstract art movements creating small paintings using acrylic as the primary medium.

Special Notes

Memphis Library Foundation

This event made possible by the Memphis Library Foundation.

Photograph Notice

This event may be recorded or photographed for use by the Memphis Public Libraries or the City of Memphis for media, social media, broadcast, and/or print purposes.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Creative Aging Studio Courses: Abstract Acrylic Painting

Wednesday, August 28, 2024 at 10:30am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room (FRA) at Frayser Library
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts, Cultural Awareness, History/Genealogy
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Join teaching artist Sarah Nowlin for this introduction to abstract painting with acrylics at Frayser Branch Library. Participants explore varying artists and abstract art movement...

Library Branch: Frayser Library
Room: Meeting Room (FRA)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Awareness, History/Genealogy
Event Details:

Join teaching artist Sarah Nowlin for this introduction to abstract painting with acrylics at Frayser Branch Library. Participants explore varying artists and abstract art movements creating small paintings using acrylic as the primary medium.

Special Notes

Memphis Library Foundation

This event made possible by the Memphis Library Foundation.

Photograph Notice

This event may be recorded or photographed for use by the Memphis Public Libraries or the City of Memphis for media, social media, broadcast, and/or print purposes.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Creative Aging Studio Courses: Abstract Acrylic Painting

Wednesday, September 4, 2024 at 10:30am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room (FRA) at Frayser Library
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts, Cultural Awareness, History/Genealogy
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Join teaching artist Sarah Nowlin for this introduction to abstract painting with acrylics at Frayser Branch Library. Participants explore varying artists and abstract art movement...

Library Branch: Frayser Library
Room: Meeting Room (FRA)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Awareness, History/Genealogy
Event Details:

Join teaching artist Sarah Nowlin for this introduction to abstract painting with acrylics at Frayser Branch Library. Participants explore varying artists and abstract art movements creating small paintings using acrylic as the primary medium.

Special Notes

Memphis Library Foundation

This event made possible by the Memphis Library Foundation.

Photograph Notice

This event may be recorded or photographed for use by the Memphis Public Libraries or the City of Memphis for media, social media, broadcast, and/or print purposes.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

The Pink Perspective: A Talk About Breast Cancer

Thursday, September 5, 2024 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Meeting Room (FRA) at Frayser Library
Program Type:
Community Information, Health & Wellness, History/Genealogy
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Join the Frayser Library for a Pink Perspective: A Talk About Breast CancerLed by Jennifer Coleman of Baptist Hospital's Women's Health Center, this event will feature a conversati...

Library Branch: Frayser Library
Room: Meeting Room (FRA)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Community Information, Health & Wellness, History/Genealogy
Event Details:

Join the Frayser Library for a Pink Perspective: A Talk About Breast Cancer

Special Notes

Memphis Library Foundation

This event made possible by the Memphis Library Foundation.

Photograph Notice

This event may be recorded or photographed for use by the Memphis Public Libraries or the City of Memphis for media, social media, broadcast, and/or print purposes.