Upcoming Events Sorted By Branch

Explore Memphis Showcase (Summer Reading Club Finale)

The Explore Memphis Showcase is a chance for kids and teens to "show" their families and friends what they've learned or created over the summer. No registration is required.

Date: 
Saturday, August 2, 2014 - 10:00am - 2:00pm
Library: 
Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
Type of Event: 
Special Events
Audience: 
Teens
Audience: 
Children

Book Club Meeting

All adults welcomed to join.

Date: 
Tuesday, August 5, 2014 - 10:30am - 12:00pm
Library: 
Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
Type of Event: 
Book Clubs
Audience: 
Adults

Small Business Start Up

This program will cover the basics of starting a business including regulations, how to incorporate, taxes and insurance, and employee issues.

Date: 
Thursday, August 7, 2014 - 6:00pm
Library: 
Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
Type of Event: 
Workshops - Small Business
Audience: 
Adults

Crafternoon

Crafts + Books = FUN for school age children, 6-12.

Date: 
Monday, August 4, 2014 - 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Library: 
Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
Type of Event: 
Arts and Crafts
Audience: 
Children

Babies & Books

Songs, rhymes, stories and early literacy fun for babies ages 6-18 months and their parents.

Date: 
Tuesday, August 5, 2014 - 10:15am - 11:00am
Library: 
Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
Type of Event: 
Storytimes
Audience: 
Children

Toddler Story Time

Join Ms. Amy for stories, songs, finger plays, and fun with the toddler in your life.  For ages 18-36 months; no groups.

Date: 
Wednesday, August 6, 2014 - 10:15am - 11:00am
Library: 
Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
Type of Event: 
Storytimes
Audience: 
Children

Preschool Story Time

Join Ms. Susan for stories, songs, and fun as she introduces children ages 3-5 to the joy-filled world of children's books.

Date: 
Thursday, August 7, 2014 - 10:15am - 11:00am
Library: 
Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
Type of Event: 
Storytimes
Audience: 
Children

Crazy 8s Math Fun

Hands-on, high-energy fun activities that teach math concepts for children ages 6-12!

Date: 
Monday, August 11, 2014 - 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Library: 
Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
Type of Event: 
Special Events
Audience: 
Children

Babies & Books

Songs, rhymes, stories and early literacy fun for babies ages 6-18 months and their parents.

Date: 
Tuesday, August 12, 2014 - 10:15am - 11:00am
Library: 
Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
Type of Event: 
Storytimes
Audience: 
Children

Toddler Story Time

Join Ms. Amy for stories, songs, finger plays, and fun with the toddler in your life.  For ages 18-36 months; no groups.

Date: 
Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 10:15am - 11:00am
Library: 
Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
Type of Event: 
Storytimes
Audience: 
Children

Preschool Story Time

Join Ms. Susan for stories, songs, and fun as she introduces children ages 3-5 to the joy-filled world of children's books.

Date: 
Thursday, August 14, 2014 - 10:15am - 11:00am
Library: 
Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
Type of Event: 
Storytimes
Audience: 
Children

Crafternoon

Crafts + Books = FUN for school age children 6-12.

Date: 
Monday, August 18, 2014 - 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Library: 
Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
Type of Event: 
Arts and Crafts
Audience: 
Children

Babies & Books

Songs, rhymes, stories and early literacy fun for babies ages 6-18 months and their parents.

Date: 
Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 10:15am - 11:00am
Library: 
Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
Type of Event: 
Storytimes
Audience: 
Children

Toddler Story Time

Join Ms. Amy for stories, songs, finger plays, and fun with the toddler in your life.   For ages 18-36 months; no groups.

Date: 
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 10:15am - 11:00am
Library: 
Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
Type of Event: 
Storytimes
Audience: 
Children

Preschool Story Time

Join Ms. Susan for stories, songs, and fun as she introduces children ages 3-5 to the joy-filled world of children's books.

Date: 
Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 10:15am - 11:00am
Library: 
Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
Type of Event: 
Storytimes
Audience: 
Children

Crazy 8s Math Fun

Hands-on, high-energy, and fun activities that teach math concepts for children ages 6-12.

Date: 
Monday, August 25, 2014 - 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Library: 
Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
Type of Event: 
Special Events
Audience: 
Children

Babies & Books

Songs, rhymes, stories and early literacy fun for babies ages 6-18 months and their parents.

Date: 
Tuesday, August 26, 2014 - 10:15am - 11:00am
Library: 
Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
Type of Event: 
Storytimes
Audience: 
Children

Toddler Story Time

Join Ms. Amy for stories, songs, finger plays, and fun with the toddler in your life.  For ages 18-36 months; no groups.

Date: 
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 10:15am - 11:00am
Library: 
Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
Type of Event: 
Storytimes
Audience: 
Children

Preschool Story Time

Join Ms. Susan for stories, songs, and fun as she introduces children ages 3-5 to the joy-filled world of children's books.

Date: 
Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 10:15am - 11:00am
Library: 
Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
Type of Event: 
Storytimes
Audience: 
Children

Free Saturday Legal Clinic

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.

Date: 
Saturday, August 9, 2014 - 10:00am
Library: 
Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
Type of Event: 
Legal Clinics
Audience: 
Adults

Wider Angle Film Series: The Iran Job directed by Till Schauder

Date: 
Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 6:00pm
Library: 
Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
Type of Event: 
Wider Angle Film Series
Audience: 
Adults

Small Business Start Up: Laws and Taxes

The program covers the basics of starting a business and including legal aspects, incorporation, taxes, and employee issues.

Date: 
Thursday, August 14, 2014 - 6:00pm
Library: 
Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
Type of Event: 
Workshops - Small Business
Audience: 
Adults

Kids Cook!

Registration is needed.

Date: 
Saturday, August 2, 2014 - 11:00am
Library: 
Cordova
Type of Event: 
Special Events
Audience: 
Children

English Language Learner's Conversation Groups

Open to all adults who would like to improve their English language skills!

Date: 
Saturday, August 2, 2014 - 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Library: 
Cordova
Type of Event: 
Discussion Groups
Audience: 
Adults

Computer Basics Class

Date: 
Wednesday, August 6, 2014 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Library: 
Cordova
Type of Event: 
Computer Classes
Audience: 
Adults

Toddler Story Time

Toddlers ages 2-3 will have lots of fun.

Date: 
Thursday, August 7, 2014 - 10:30am
Library: 
Cordova
Type of Event: 
Storytimes
Audience: 
Children

Preschool Story Time

Preschool children ages 4-5 will have lots of fun.

Date: 
Thursday, August 7, 2014 - 11:30am
Library: 
Cordova
Type of Event: 
Storytimes
Audience: 
Children

English Language Learner's Conversation Groups

Open to all adults who would like to improve their English language skills!

Date: 
Saturday, August 9, 2014 - 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Library: 
Cordova
Type of Event: 
Discussion Groups
Audience: 
Adults

Computer Classes

Internet basics.

Date: 
Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Library: 
Cordova
Type of Event: 
Computer Classes
Audience: 
Adults

Pyramid Book Club

Teens read, discuss, and fellowship.

Date: 
Monday, August 4, 2014 - 4:00pm
Library: 
North
Type of Event: 
Book Clubs
Audience: 
Teens

Games Day

Teens can enjoy a variety of games.

Date: 
Tuesday, August 5, 2014 - 4:00pm
Library: 
North
Type of Event: 
Game Day
Audience: 
Teens

Reading With My Peers

Teens read short stories from newspapers, books, etc.to discuss.

Date: 
Thursday, August 7, 2014 - 4:00pm
Library: 
North
Type of Event: 
Special Events
Audience: 
Teens

Job Seeker Workshop

Get help in finding a job, obtaining new skills and get the training to move ahead at your workplace. Registration is required. Call 415-2778.

Date: 
Monday, August 4, 2014 - 10:00am - 1:30pm
Library: 
Raleigh
Type of Event: 
Job & Career - Career Workshop
Audience: 
Adults

Teen Tech Tuesdays

Teen Tech Tuesdays is free and interactive sessions allowing teens a chance to learn today's cutting edge technology for tomorrow's world of work. No registration required.

Date: 
Tuesday, August 5, 2014 - 5:00pm
Library: 
Raleigh
Type of Event: 
Special Events
Audience: 
Teens

Computer Basics Class

Basic computer instruction; registration required; call 415-2778.

Date: 
Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Library: 
Raleigh
Type of Event: 
Computer Classes
Audience: 
Adults

Handmade Wednesday- Story Time

Date: 
Wednesday, August 6, 2014 - 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Library: 
Whitehaven
Type of Event: 
Storytimes
Audience: 
Children