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Kingsport Public Library is offering free computer classes throughout Fall 2017.
Oct. 26th 4:00-5:15 pm
Library’s Board Room
The Kingsport Public Library invites adults to join us for the Unabridged Afternoons Book Club on October 26th 4:00-5:15 pm in the library’s board room. October’s book selection is Fannie Flagg’s novel Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe.
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Come learn about our 3D printer in our new Maker Space!
October 20th 1:00-3:00 pm
Kingsport Public Library Auditorium
Come hear selected readings and talk with prolific & insightful mystery author Michael Havelin about: genre, point-of-view, character development, setting, plot, story lines, dialogue, and more.
Getting ready for NaNoWriMo?
Havelin has done NaNoWriMo and wants to help you with tips and strategies.
Interested in learning more about your family history? Celebrate Family History Month by attending a series of genealogy workshops every Thursday, 2:00-4:00 pm, in October.
2:00 pm – Cousin Harry’s Tree Adventure and Other Newspaper Discoveries
3:00 pm – Exploring Your Ancestor’s World with Maps
Genealogy for the Next Generation
Documenting Your Ancestors
2:00 pm – Research at the Tennessee State Library and Archives
3:00 pm – Online Genealogy with a Tennessee Focus
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October 24th 6:30-7:30 pm
Special guest speaker Earl Carter will discuss “The Making of Appalachian Album.”
Light Refreshments at 6:00 pm, Presentation at 6:30 pm.
We’d love for you to join us for storytime at the library! During the fall, we will be offering storytime for 9 months through preschool ages.
Starting in September:
Lapsit Storytime is on Alternating Tuesdays and Thursdays @ 9:30 for 9-23 months
Time for Two’s Storytime is on Thursday @ 10:30 for 24-36 months
Preschool Storytime is on Tuesday @ 10:30 for 3-5 years
For more information or for group storytime please call us at 423-229-9366. We hope to see you soon!
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