Calendar

Aug
21
Mon
Greeting Card Workshop @ Marysville Public Library
Aug 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Better than store-bought, a handmade greeting card is the perfect way to send a personalized message.  Learn how to create four handmade greeting cards. All supplies provided. This program is for adults 18+. Registration required.

Aug
22
Tue
Trivia Night: Boston’s Restaurant @ Boston's Pizza
Aug 22 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

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Trivia! Join us at Boston’s for three rounds of general trivia. Bring the whole family! Participants are welcome to purchase food and drink if they choose.

Aug
24
Thu
Walk &Talk: Book Discussion Group @ Eljer Park
Aug 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Don’t have time to exercise because you’re so busy reading books? This is the group for you! Read the book, then meet up and walk while discussing it. This month’s book is Nine Women, One Dress by Jane L. Rosen and we’re meeting at the Eljer Park.

Please register so we can contact you in case of a last minute change of venue.

Aug
29
Tue
Red Cross Blood Drive @ Marysville Public Library
Aug 29 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Give the gift of life. Make an appointment by calling 1-800-RED-CROSS or go to their website  http://www.redcrossblood.org/.

Aug
31
Thu
Book Buzz @ Marysville Public Library
Aug 31 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm

Get the buzz on the upcoming must-read books from Amanda Fensch of Penguin Random House Publishing. All attendees will get a handout of the books discussed, free samples, and a tote. Registration requested.

Sep
4
Mon
Library Closed for Labor Day
Sep 4 all-day
Sep
6
Wed
Non-Fiction Writers Workshop @ Marysville Public Library
Sep 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Do you have a story to tell? Always wondered what it takes to get it out to the world? With extensive experience in the non-fiction genre, local author Dawn Combs would like to inspire you to get started! In this three part series, you will learn:

  • tips on research skills
  • how to approach magazine editors with your idea
  • how to get noticed by a publisher
  • what to look for in a contract
  • tips on blogging
  • and more!

Registration required for the first session (Sept. 6); the class continues on Sept. 13 and Sept 27. Participants will get the greatest benefit from the class by attending all three sessions.

About the instructor: Dawn Combs, M.A., Ethnobotanist, Certified Herbalist, is a wife, mother, farmer, author, and educator. She is co-owner of Mockingbird Meadows Farm and writes the Roots Rx column for Heirloom Gardener magazine. Dawn writes online for Mother Earth News, Hobby Farm and DIYNatural.com. She is a frequent contributor to Mother Earth Living and Hobby Farm magazines, and is the author of Conceiving Healthy Babies and Heal Local.

 

Sep
7
Thu
As the Page Turns: Book Discussion Group @ Marysville Public Library
Sep 7 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

This month’s book is Small Great things by Jodi Picoult. Pick up a copy at the Adult Services desk and join the group for a lively discussion.

 

Sep
11
Mon
Quilty Pleasures @ Marysville Public Library
Sep 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:45 pm

Meet up once a month and quilt away creating simple scrap lap quilts for Project Linus. – Can’t make it? No problem, come next month and pick up where another left off! All skill levels are welcome.

Sep
12
Tue
Once Upon a Wine: Book Discussion Group @ Dalton Union Winery
Sep 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Enjoy a glass of wine and join the discussion! This month’s book is Songs of Willow Frost by Jamie Ford.