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Calendar of EventsLibrary

Check the website for more information about events and programs.  PLEASE NOTE:  Community organizations may have their events posted on this calendar.  Forms are available at the Library or may be requested by sending an email to apldinformation@gmail.comNon-profit organizations only please.


September 2013

11 - Library Board Meeting at the Library, 7pm

13 - YOM KIPPUR

19 - Reading & Art Night (2nd through 5th grades), Apple Art, 6:30 - 7:30pm at the Library.  FREE

21 - Eureka!Saturday (pre-K through 1st grade), 10 - 10:45am at the Library.  FREE

22 - AUTUMN BEGINS

24 - This Golden Age, Discover Your Inner Artist with Larry Collins, 8:30 - 10am at the Library.  FREE

28 - Eureka!Saturday (pre-K through 2nd grade), 10 - 10:45am at the Library.  FREE

30 - Worldviews Book Group, 6:30 - 8pm at the Library.  Discussion of Diane Keaton's Then AgainFREE

October 2013

2 - When I'm 64:  An Introduction to Medicare, 6:30pm at the Atlanta Museum.  FREE

2 - Library Board Meeting at the Library, 7pm

5 - Eureka!Saturday (pre-K through 1st grade), 10 - 10:45am at the Library.  FREE

6 - Atlanta Community House Open House, 2-4pm.  Offerings by Scentsy, Grace Adele, Mary Kay, Pampered Chef.  Contact Sarah Cook (217-671-6904) or Alicia Barth (815-674-2336) for more information.

12 - Eureka!Saturday (pre-K through 1st grade), 10 - 10:45am at the Library.  FREE

14 - COLUMBUS DAY

15 - This Golden Age,  Out of Africa with Doctors Keith and Lisa Wichterman, 8:30 - 10am at the Library.  FREE

17 - Reading and Art Night (2nd through 5th grade), Leaves, Seeds and Pumpkins, 6:30 - 7:30pm at the Library.  FREE

19 - Eureka!Saturday (pre-K through 1st grade), 10 - 10:45am at the Library.  FREE

21 - Worldviews Book Group, 6:30 - 8pm at the Library.  Discussion of Kathryn Spink's Mother Teresa: An Authorized BiographyFREE

25 - Behind the Scenes,  Baby Animals with the St. Louis Zoo.  Reception at 6:30pm and program at 7pm.  North Greens Golf Course.  Tickets $10 (adults); $7 (students under age 21) available in advance at the Library or at the door.  This program is not appropriate for children.

26 - Eurkea!Saturday (pre-K through 1st grade), 10 - 10:45am at the Library.  FREE

26 - Eminence Ladies Aid Annual Craft and Bake Sale, 9am - 2pm in the Eminence Christian Church Fellowship Hall, 2500 N. 1800 E. Road, Atlanta.  Lunch (soup, sandwiches, dessert), baked goods, craft and miscellaneous items.  Proceeds go toward the church's  mission work.

31 - Halloween...Trick or Treat at the Library!


November 2013

2 - Eureka!Saturday (pre-K through 1st grade), 10 - 10:45am at the Library.  FREE

3 - DAYLIGHT SAVINGS TIME ENDS

6 - Library Board Meeting at the Library, 7pm

8 - Dinner at the Palms Grill, 5:30pm, About Bees: The Story of an Apiarist with Joe Sibley.  Reservations required.  Call 217-648-5077 for reservations.  FREE except the cost of dinner.

9 - Eureka!Saturday (pre-K through 1st grade, 10 - 10:45am at the Library.  FREE

11 - VETERAN'S DAY

12 - This Golden Age,  A Prairie Christmas, 8:30 - 10am at the Library.  FREE

14 - Lively Arts, Cool Ceramics (adults), 7 - 8:30pm at the Library.  $20.00  Reservations required.  Sign up by November 8.

15 - Dinner at the Palms Grill, 5:30pm, Through the Lens: The Photography of Mike Johnson.  Reservations required.  Call  217-648-5077 for reservations.  FREE except the cost of dinner.

16 - Eureka!Saturday (pre-K through 1st grade), 10 - 10:45am at the Library.  FREE

18 - Worldviews Book Group, 6:30 - 8pm at the Library.  Discussion of Lisa See's Snowflower and the Secret Fan and Jung Chang's Wild SwansFREE

21 - Reading & Art Night (2nd through 5th grade), A Prairie Christmas, 6:30 - 7:30pm at the Library.  FREE

22 - Behind the Scenes with Dudley Cocke.  Reception at 6:30pm, program at 7pm.  North Greens Golf Course.  Tickets $10 (adults), $7 (students under age 21) available in advance at the Library or at the door.

23 - Eureka!Saturday (pre-K through 1st grade), 10 - 10:45am at the Library.  FREE

27 - HANUKKAH

28 - THANKSGIVING


December 2013

4 - Library Board Meeting at the Library, 7pm

5 - Reading & Art Night (2nd through 5th grade).  Join our senior group to decorate the Library Christmas tree and make hand-made cards for shut-ins.

6 - Dinner at the Palms Grill, 5:30pm, Here I Lived:  The History of the Lincoln Home and Neighborhood with Tim Townsend, National Parks Historian.  Reservations required.  Call 217-648-5077 for reservations.  FREE except the cost of dinner.

13 - Dinner at the Palms Grill, 5:30pm, It's a Mystery to Me:  Atlanta and the KKK presented by the Atlanta Museum and the Atlanta Historic Commission.  Reservations required.  Call 217-648-5077 for reservations.  FREE except the cost of dinner.

17 - This Golden Age,  Where are my glasses? with Dr. Jim Sunday, 8:30 - 10am at the Library.  FREE

21 - WINTER BEGINS

25 - CHRISTMAS DAY

26 - KWANZA

31 - NEW YEAR'S EVE


January 2014

1 - NEW YEAR'S DAY

8 - Library Board Meeting at the Library, 7pm

10 - Behind the Scenes with Bob Lupone.  Reception 6:30, program 7pm.  North Greens Golf Course.  Tickets $10 (adults), $7 (students under age 21) available in advance at the Library or at the door.

11 - Eureka!Saturday (pre-K through 1st grade), 10 - 10:45am at the Library.  FREE

14 - This Golden Age, TBA, 8:30 - 10am at the Library.  FREE

16 - Reading & Art Night (2nd through 5th grades), Mad-Hatter's Tea Party, 6:30 - 7:30pm at the Library.  FREE

17 - Dinner at the Palms Grill, 5:30pm, Movie Magic in Atlanta with filmmakers Christopher Myers and Cory Bernstein.  Reservations required.  Call 217-648-5077 for reservations.  FREE except the cost of dinner.

18 - Eureka!Saturday (pre-K through 1st grade), 10 - 10:45am at the Library.  FREE

20 - MARTIN LUTHER KING DAY

20 - Worldviews Book Group, 6:30 - 8pm at the Library.  Discussion of Sally Hemings by Barbara Chase-Riboud.  FREE

24 - Dinner at the Palms Grill, 5:30pm, Foundations of Atlanta: The John Dowdy Story presented by the Atlanta Museum and the Atlanta Historic Commission.  Reservations required.  Call 217-648-5077 for reservations.  FREE except the cost of dinner.

25 - Eureka!Saturday (pre-K through 1st grade), 10 - 10:45am at the Library.  FREE

31 - CHINESE NEW YEAR

 


February 2014

1 -Eureka!Saturday (pre-K through 1st grade), 10 - 10:45am at the Library.  FREE 

1 - Spirit Guides Reading Group, 9 - 10am at the Library.  FREE

2 - GROUNDHOG DAY

5 - Library Board Meeting at the Library

7 - Dinner at the Palms Grill, 5:30pm, Illinois Office of Tourism Update with Jen Hoelzle, Director of the Illinois Office of Tourism.  Reservations required.  Call 217-648-5077 for reservations.  FREE except the cost of dinner.

8 - Eureka!Saturday (pre-K through 1st grade), 10 - 10:45am at the Library.  FREE

8 - Spirit Guides Reading Group, 9-10am at the Library.  FREE

11 - This Golden Age, Cook Like an Italian Mama! with Francesco Composto.  FREE

12 - LINCOLN'S BIRTHDAY

14 - Behind the Scenes, Valentine's cabaret with singer/songwriter Brian Davis.  6:30 - 8:30pm at North Greens Golf Course.  Tickets are $10 and are available in advance at the Library or at the door.  No student tickets for this event.

14 - VALENTINE'S DAY

15 - Eureka!Saturday (pre-K through 1st grade), 10 - 10:45am at the Library.  FREE

15 - Spirit Guides Reading Group, 9-10am at the Library. FREE

17 - PRESIDENT'S DAY

19 - Lively Arts, Cool Ceramics, 7 - 8:30pm at the Library.  $20.  Register by February 13.

20 - Reading & Art Night (2nd through 5th grade), TBA, 6:30 - 7:30pm at the Library.  FREE

21 - Dinner at the Palms Grill, 5:30pm, Wheels of Change:  The History of Bicycles in Atlanta presented by the Atlanta Museum and the Atlanta Historic Commission.  Reservations required.  Call 217-648-5077 for reservations.  FREE except the cost of dinner.

22 - Eureka!Saturday (pre-K through 1st grade), 10 - 10:45am at the Library.  FREE

22 - Spirit Guides Reading Group, 9-10am at the Library.  FREE

24 - Worldviews Book Group, 6:30 - 8pm at the Library.  Discussion of Melanie Benjamin's The Aviator's WifeFREE

28 - Dinner at the Palms Grill, 5:30 pm, It's a Mystery to Me: The Bucket of Blood with writer Terri Ryburn.  Reservations required.  Call 217-648-5077 for reservations.  FREE except the cost of dinner.

 

 


March 2014

1 - Eureka!Saturday (pre-K through 1st grade), 10 - 10:45am at the Library.  FREE

1 - Spirit Guides Reading Group, 9-10am at the Library.  FREE

5 - Library Board Meeting at the Library, 7pm

5 - ASH WEDNESDAY

8 - Eureka!Saturday (pre-K through 1st grade), 10 - 10:45am at the Library.  FREE

8 - Spirit Guides Reading Group, 9-10am at the Library.  FREE

9 - DAYLIGHT SAVINGS TIME BEGINS

11 - This Golden Age, The Ultimate Check-out with Don Peasley, 8:30 - 10am at the Library.  FREE

15 - Eureka!Saturday (pre-K through 1st grade), 10 - 10:45am at the Library.  FREE

15 - Spirit Guides Reading Group, 9-10am at the Library.  FREE

15 - PURIM

17 - ST. PATRICK'S DAY

20 - SPRING BEGINS

20 - Reading & Art Night (2nd through 5th grade), TBA, 6:30 - 7:30pm at the Library.  FREE

22 - Eureka!Saturday (pre-K through 1st grade), 10 - 10:45am at the Library.  FREE

22 - Spirit Guides Reading Group, 9-10am at the Library. FREE

24 - Worldviews Book Group, 6:30 - 8pm at the Library.  Discussion of Sefi Alta's Everything Good Will ComeFREE

29 - Eureka!Saturday (pre-K through 1st grade), 10 - 10:45am at the Library.  FREE

29 - Spirit Guides Reading Group, 9-10am at the Library.  FREE


April 2014

1 - APRIL FOOL'S DAY

2 - Library Board Meeting at the Library, 7pm

5 - Eureka!Saturday (pre-K through 1st grade), 10 - 10:45am at the Library.  FREE

5 - Spirit Guides Reading Group, 9-10am at the Library.  FREE

7 - Worldviews Special Presentation, The Tragedy of Human Trafficking with Charline Watts, 7 - 8pm at North Greens Golf Course.  FREE

12 - Eureka!Saturday (pre-K through 1st grade), 10 - 10:45am at the Library.  FREE

13 - PALM SUNDAY

14 - PASSOVER

15 - This Golden Age, Perfect Garden Pots with Ann & Lee Niepagen, 8:30 - 10am at the Library. FREE

17 - Reading & Art Night (2nd through 5th grade), TBA, 6:30 - 7:30pm at the Library.  FREE

19 - Easter Egg Hunt sponsored by the Atlanta Park District at Atlanta Eminence Community House.  Two age groups:  ages 2-4 and 5-8.  Please bring your own basket or plastic bag.  FREE

20 - EASTER

21 - Worldviews Book Group, 6:30 - 8pm at the Library.  Discussion of Kate Chopin's The Awakening and Nujood Ali's I am Nujood.  FREE

22 - EARTH DAY

26 - Eureka!Saturday (pre-K through 1st grade), 10 - 10:45am at the Library.  FREE


May 2014

1 - MAY DAY

5 - CINCO DE MAYO

7 - Library Board Meeting at the Library, 7pm

11 - MOTHER'S DAY

13 - This Golden Age, Movie and Pot Luck Supper, 6:30pm at the Library.  FREE

15 - Reading and Art Night (2nd through 5th grade), TBA, 6:30 - 7:30pm at the Library.  FREE

17 - ARMED FORCES DAY

19 - Worldviews Book Group, 6:30 - 8pm at the Library.  Discussion of Nancy Goldstone's The Maid and the Queen and Alice Hoffman's The Dove KeepersFREE

24 - Redwing Rock Street Dance, 8pm - midnight (location TBA).  Free-will Donation

26 - MEMORIAL DAY

26 - Dedication and Open House for newly renovated Library.  1:00pm

 

 


June 2014

4 - Library Board Meeting at the Library, 7pm

14 - FLAG DAY

15 - FATHER'S DAY

21 - SUMMER BEGINS

 

July 2014

2 - Library Board Meeting at the Library, 7pm

4 - INDEPENDENCE DAY

August 2014

5 - Library Board Meeting at the Library, 7pm