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This event is in the "Teens" group.
Library Branch: CLOUD901
Room: Brainstorm Zone
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: STEAM stem

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Memphis Library Foundation

This event made possible by the Memphis Library Foundation.

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Karaoke Contest @ Levi

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Levi Library
Library Branch: Levi Library
Room: Meeting Room (LEV)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Music
Event Details:

Come join us at the Levi Library for a karaoke contest! 

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This event is in the "Adults" group.

Intro to Crochet

1:30pm - 3:00pm
Randolph Library
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Randolph Library
Room: Meeting Room (RAN)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:

Ever wanted to learn crochet but didn't know where to start? Join us for a beginner's class-- no experience required! You will learn how to chain, single crochet, and double crochet, and will work on a small craft.

Special Notes

Memphis Library Foundation

This event made possible by the Memphis Library Foundation.

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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.

Serving the Underserved

1:30pm - 3:00pm
Cordova Library
Library Branch: Cordova Library
Room: Meeting Room (COR)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Community Information, Nonprofit Assistance
Event Details:

One of the Library's biggest community partners is Memphis Interfaith Association, better known as MIFA. On Friday, July 12 at 1:30, we will be putting together gift bags for their clients.

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Friends of the Library

This event made possible by the Friends of the Library.

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.

Family Fun Friday Activities

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Raleigh Library
Library Branch: Raleigh Library
Age Group: Children (Age 6-8), Tweens (Age 8-12), Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Games, Movies, Music

Special Notes

Friends of the Library

This event made possible by the Friends of the Library.

Memphis Library Foundation

This event made possible by the Memphis Library Foundation.

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

Throwback Kickback

3:00pm - 5:30pm
Raleigh Library
Library Branch: Raleigh Library
Room: Meeting Room (RAL)
Age Group: Tweens (Age 8-12), Teens
Program Type: Cooking and Food, Games, Movies
Event Details:

Join us for a kick-back featuring cartoons, snacks, and board games from way back when. If you're too young to remember the 90's, here's your chance to travel back in time and release your inner child!

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Stand Up Comedy Show

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Raleigh Library
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: Raleigh Library
Room: Kitchen
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Poetry and Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Join us for a night of laughter! This event features 2 upcoming comedians from Raleigh Stagehouse. 

Non-alcoholic drinks and snacks will be available for purchase from Raleigh Friends of the Library. 

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Friends of the Library

This event made possible by the Friends of the Library.

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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.

Free Saturday Legal Clinic

10:00am - 12:00pm
Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
Library Branch: Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
Room: Meeting Rooms (CEN)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Legal Assistance
Event Details:

The Free Saturday Legal Clinic provides an opportunity for individuals with a legal question or problem to talk face to face with an attorney in order to get quick advice.   **(This does not mean that the attorney will take your case or

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Frayser Friend Meeting

10:15am - 11:30am
Frayser Library
Library Branch: Frayser Library
Room: Meeting Room (FRA)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Library Support
Event Details:

The highlight of this meeting is an update on the new Frayser Library and upcoming programs.


 

Need to renew, update, or join the Friends? No problem!! 
 

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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 "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Scrabble & Soul

10:30am - 12:30pm
Orange Mound Library
Library Branch: Orange Mound Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Games, Music
Event Details:

Join us for a morning of Scrabble, soul music, and coffee every second Saturday from 10:30-12:30 pm at the Orange Mound Library!

Special Notes

Friends of the Library

This event made possible by the Friends of the Library.

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.
Library Branch: Cordova Library
Room: Story Time Room
Age Group: Children (Age 0-5), Children (Age 6-8), Tweens (Age 8-12)
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cultural Awareness, Music
Event Details:

Come to the Cordova Branch Library for an International Storytime celebrating the country and culture of the Philippines.  Share stories and snacks.  Create a Philippine art masterpiece to take home.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Africa in the City 4-Part Series (Continuing Education & Lifelong Learning Summer)

11:00am - 12:00pm
Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
Room: L-56 Training Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Cultural Awareness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 23
Event Details:

This 4-part series, Africa in the City, is designed to teach members in the Memphis community about the history and culture of various communities in Africa.

Special Notes

Memphis Library Foundation

This event made possible by the Memphis Library Foundation.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Randolph Library
Room: Meeting Room (RAN)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: STEAM stem
Event Details:

Prepare yourself for an introductory 4-part course into the world of graphic design!

Special Notes

Memphis Library Foundation

This event made possible by the Memphis Library Foundation.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Guitar for Everyone: Beginner's Bootcamp

11:00am - 12:00pm
Orange Mound Library
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Library Branch: Orange Mound Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Cultural Awareness, Music
Event Details:

New to the guitar and interested in learning the fundamentals? Come to the Orange Mound Branch and learn the essential skills you'll need rock, jam, or serenade! It's B.Y.O.G. (Bring Your Own Guitar), but that's all you need to bring.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Cornelia Crenshaw Memorial Library
Room: Meeting Room (CRE)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business Assistance, Job and Career, Personal Finance
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Led by Successful Living & Economic & Community Development Corporation, this 4-part series is designed around how an entrepreneur can make as much money as possible in one year.

Special Notes

Memphis Library Foundation

This event made possible by the Memphis Library Foundation.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Podcast Bootcamp for Adults

11:00am - 2:00pm
Cossitt Library
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Cossitt Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Computers and Technology, Job and Career
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Embark on a journey into the world of podcasting with our Podcast Bootcamp! This interactive program offers students the opportunity to explore the exciting realm of podcast creation from start to finish.

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.

Explore Memphest

11:00am - 4:00pm
Parkway Village Library
Library Branch: Parkway Village Library
Room: Library Outdoor Grounds (PKY)
Age Group: Children (Age 0-5), Children (Age 6-8), Tweens (Age 8-12), Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Community Information, Games, Music, Neighborhood Events, Story Times

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

Crafternoons at Cossitt

12:00pm - 1:30pm
Cossitt Library
Library Branch: Cossitt Library
Age Group: Children (Age 0-5), Children (Age 6-8)
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:

Please join us Saturday afternoons for children's craft time at Cossitt Library. We will have a guided craft, but also will provide supplies for artistic free play. Come get crafty with us!

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Introduction to Dungeons and Dragons

12:00pm - 2:00pm
East Shelby Library
Library Branch: East Shelby Library
Room: Teen Innovation Center
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Games
Event Details:

Have you ever been curious about the rising popularity of the tabletop roleplaying game, Dungeons and Dragons?

Special Notes

Friends of the Library

This event made possible by the Friends of the Library.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Senior Game Day

12:00pm - 5:00pm
North Library
Library Branch: North Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Games
Event Details:

Game Day at North Branch will consist of a friendly game called Bid Whist. This game is fun, challenging, and can help seniors improve their memory, concentration, and social skills.  😊

Special Notes

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.

AARP Senior Game Day

12:00pm - 5:30pm
North Library
Library Branch: North Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Games
This event is in the "Children (Age 0-5)" group.
This event is in the "Children (Age 6-8)" group.

Move & Groove

1:00pm - 1:45pm
Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
Library Branch: Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children (Age 0-5), Children (Age 6-8)
Program Type: Music
Event Details:

Join us for a brief musical storytime, followed by musical activities.

Special Notes

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.

Arts and Crafts @ Levi

1:00pm - 2:30pm
Levi Library
Library Branch: Levi Library
Room: Meeting Room (LEV)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:

Did you know that arts and crafts aren't just for kids? Come and join us at Levi as we explore the mind of creativity. Our workshops will help relieve stress and depression, as well as decrease age-related cognitive impairment. 

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Golden Stitches

1:00pm - 4:00pm
Raleigh Library
Library Branch: Raleigh Library
Room: Family Learning Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts