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18th Annual Men's and Women's Conference

1:00pm - 5:00pm
North Library
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: North Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Library Support
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
Join us as we discuss and celebrate the "Greatness In You" at  our fun and informative conference. There will be special guests who will lead a great  discussion on self- love, relationship, the single life, and the  marriage life.Ther...

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Friends of the Library

This event made possible by the Friends of the Library.

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

Cherokee Sewing Club

1:30pm - 3:30pm
Cherokee Library
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Cherokee Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Home and Garden
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:
This is a project-based sewing club, where each month, we learn how to cut out, sew, and complete a different small project.  Great for both beginners and more advanced people who love to sew!  All fabric, thread, materials and notions are ...

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Advanced ESL Reading Group

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Cordova Library
Library Branch: Cordova Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Citizenship/ESL
Event Details:
Join us every Saturday from 2pm to 4pm to practice reading/speaking English and building new vocabulary in a casual friendly environment. Each attendee is welcome to read a page from the suggested book aloud. Questions and discussion will f...

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Memphis Library Foundation

This event made possible by the Memphis Library Foundation.

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.

Movie Days at East Shelby Library

3:00pm - 5:00pm
East Shelby Library
Library Branch: East Shelby Library
Age Group: Children (Age 6-8), Tweens (Age 8-12), Teens, Adults
Program Type: Movies
Event Details:
Join us at the East Shelby Library for a movie day every other Saturday from 3-5 PM. What adventures will you experience that day? You'll have to come see the movie to find out!Movies are typically shown in the meeting rooms off the lobby to the left...
This event is in the "Children (Age 0-5)" group.
This event is in the "Children (Age 6-8)" group.

Earth Day Explorers: Storytime Celebration! with Dr. Chris Cooper

10:00am - 11:00am
Cornelia Crenshaw Memorial Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Cornelia Crenshaw Memorial Library
Age Group: Children (Age 0-5), Children (Age 6-8)
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Story Times
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Little ones, let's celebrate our amazing planet Earth! Join us for stories about beautiful plants, friendly animals, and how we can take care of our world. We'll sing songs, make a special Earth Day craft, and learn how even the smallest explorers ca...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Electronics and Electricity Seminar

10:00am - 12:00pm
Whitehaven Library
Library Branch: Whitehaven Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Job and Career, STEAM stem
Event Details:
Joseph Oliver and a variety of skilled professionals conduct weekly classes with customers participating in hands-on repair and learning exercises. Participants will be exposed to the basics of electricity and electronics theory and repair. Registrat...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Gadget Lab

10:00am - 12:00pm
Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
Library Branch: Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
Room: Lobby
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Computers and Technology
Event Details:
Bring your tablet, laptop, or smart device and receive one-on-one technical assistance in accessing the Library’s digital services.  This is not a formal class and customers receive assistance on a first-come first-served basis.  Located in...
This event is in the "Children (Age 0-5)" group.

Pre-School Storytime

10:15am - 11:00am
Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
Library Branch: Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children (Age 0-5)
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Story Times
Event Details:
Enjoy stories, songs, and fun as children ages 3-5 are introduced to the joy-filled world of children’s books. Groups must pre-register....

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

Toddler Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Randolph Library
Library Branch: Randolph Library
Room: Main Floor
Age Group: Children (Age 0-5)
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Literacy Instruction, STEAM arts, Story Times
Event Details:
Toddlers and their caregivers are invited to Randolph Library for stories, songs, rhymes and a craft!...

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Friends of the Library

This event made possible by the Friends of the Library.

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

Family Storytime

11:00am - 11:45am
East Shelby Library
Library Branch: East Shelby Library
Room: Children's Area
Age Group: Children (Age 0-5), Children (Age 6-8)
Program Type: Story Times
Event Details:
Bring the family to storytime to explore stories and facts, shake your sillies out, sing and rhyme together, and more! This storytime occurs on Mondays at 11:00 a.m.East Shelby Library's Storytime is in the Children's Area. This is in the main p...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Eating Smart & Moving More

11:00am - 12:00pm
Hollywood Library
Library Branch: Hollywood Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Cooking and Food
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Senior Health Chats Part 2: Health Matters

12:15pm - 1:15pm
Whitehaven Library
Library Branch: Whitehaven Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Details:
Join us to discover the importance of regular health checks at the library. Visit us today to get information about your blood pressure, glucose, cholesterol and eye health through our senior health fair! Blood Pressure ChecksEye ChecksGlucose C...

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Memphis Library Foundation

This event made possible by the Memphis Library Foundation.

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Power Hour

12:30pm - 5:00pm
Levi Library
Library Branch: Levi Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Details:
Looking for a way to set healthy goals or start an exercise routine? Join us at Levi as we move and groove with modern, easy to use equipment. Your choice, Your Pace! ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Computer Class

3:00pm - 4:00pm
East Shelby Library
Library Branch: East Shelby Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Computers and Technology
This event is in the "Adults" group.

AI for Beginners

3:00pm - 4:30pm
Cordova Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Cordova Library
Room: Story Time Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Computers and Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Event Details:
This is a crash course for complete beginners. We're going to cover the following topics: What is AI? What can AI do? How can I use AI tools and how can they make my life easier? How do I stay safe while using AI tools? We'll have live demos with AI ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Cordova Writing Club

3:00pm - 4:30pm
Cordova Library
Library Branch: Cordova Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
The only objective is to put words on paper! Think of this as a NaNoWriMo "write-in," but for those of us who need longer than a year to write a book! Bring a writing project to work on, or start something new. All skill levels welcome. Bring your ow...
This event is in the "Children (Age 6-8)" group.
This event is in the "Tweens (Age 8-12)" group.

Earth Day Crafts For Children

3:30pm - 4:30pm
Frayser Library
Library Branch: Frayser Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Children (Age 6-8), Tweens (Age 8-12)
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
This year, April 22 marks the day to celebrate Earth Day! Children are invited to join us for a variety of art projects to pique their imagination!  ...

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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.

Read to the Dog

3:30pm - 4:30pm
Officer Geoffrey Redd Library
Library Branch: Officer Geoffrey Redd Library
Room: Children's Area
Age Group: Children (Age 6-8)
Program Type: Health & Wellness, Story Times
Event Details:
Kids age 6-12 can come and read to our sweet reading therapy dog, Lovie. Books will be available for children to read, or they may bring their own....
This event is in the "Tweens (Age 8-12)" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

CodeCrafters: Intro to Web Development

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Hollywood Library
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Hollywood Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Tweens (Age 8-12), Teens
Program Type: Computers and Technology, STEAM stem
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Details:
Do you love Roblox? Are you interested in learning how to code? We have just the class for you! Calling all tweens and teens between ages 12-16 let's learn how to code with CodeCrafters. This comprehensive course is designed to provide students with ...

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Friends of the Library

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Memphis Library Foundation

This event made possible by the Memphis Library Foundation.

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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.

Crafternoon

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Randolph Library
Library Branch: Randolph Library
Age Group: Children (Age 0-5), Children (Age 6-8), Tweens (Age 8-12)
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEAM arts, STEAM stem
Event Details:
Kids can come to their Randolph Branch Library after school on Mondays and utilize their creativity with craft making!...

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Friends of the Library

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This event is in the "Children (Age 6-8)" group.
This event is in the "Tweens (Age 8-12)" group.
Library Branch: Randolph Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Children (Age 6-8), Tweens (Age 8-12)
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEAM arts
Event Details:
Come join us in crafting a seed bomb out of wildflower seeds and recycled paper! You can take it home, plant it, and wait for the flowers to grow. ...

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Friends of the Library

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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 6-8)" group.
This event is in the "Tweens (Age 8-12)" group.

Earth Day Recycled Crafts

4:00pm - 5:00pm
South Library
Library Branch: South Library
Room: Children's Area
Age Group: Children (Age 6-8), Tweens (Age 8-12)
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Holidays
Event Details:
Celebrate Earth Day by learning about recycling and finding new uses for everyday items. One man's trash is another man's treasure! We'll be using some recycled items to make crafts! ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Smash Bros Tournament at CLOUD901

4:00pm - 6:00pm
CLOUD901
Open
Registration
Library Branch: CLOUD901
Room: Gaming Zone
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 22
Event Details:
This program is for teens 13-18. Can't make it on April 22nd? Join us for an even BIGGER tournament during Central Library's COMIC CON on Saturday, May 18th!🕹️ Calling all gamers! Don't miss your chance to show off your mad skills and claim the title...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Zumba Fitness

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Raleigh Library
Library Branch: Raleigh Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Details:
Join us for our weekly Zumba fitness class! It's an excellent workout that will allow you to burn calories while having fun. It will also strengthen your muscles and improve flexibility.Please register online. Attendance is limited....