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Richmond Writers Program- Thornton Cline
Richmond Writers Program- Thornton Cline

Acclaimed, bestselling author Thornton Cline debuts his new book "Not My Time to Go" which reveals his eleven close-call brushes with death. Join us @ Main on Friday, August 5 at 7:00 pm

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Events for Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Mad Science- Fizz Boom Read
June 25th @ 3:00 Mad Science- Fizz Boom Read – The audience will be amazed when the Mad Scientist is able to defy gravity in this energetic and spectacular special event. Didgeridoo tubes, foaming hands and steaming chemical reactions will introduce children to a world of exciting chemistry. Ages 5-13.

Broad Rock
3:00 pm
Hip-Hop Youth Empowerment Workshop
Hip-Hop Youth Empowerment Workshop with Kerwyn Phillip, MBA This workshop will teach teens the origins of hip hop culture since its beginning in the early 1970s and offer discussions on the issues and events that influence the lyrical content of hip hop today.

East End
3:00 P.M.
Movie Madness
Looking for something cool and fun to do with the family? Come join us for family-friendly movies. Refreshments will be served.

East End
10:30 A.M.
Summer Fun at the Beach
Getting ready for Summer fun at the beach. Listen stories about animals and people having fun at the beach. Share with me the things that you like to do at the beach. We will be making mini journals so that you can record the things that you did at the beach.

Ginter Park
After 2 p.m. Availabilty Subject to Staffing
Computer Crisis? Check Out a Geek!
Never used a computer before and need one-on-one help to get started? Just got a handheld device and now you’re ready for e-books? Our resident computer geek will be on hand to answer all your burning questions about your new computer, smart phone, e-reader, or tablet. All skill levels are welcome to “check out” the Geek for 30 minutes. Call ahead to reserve a specific time or just drop in.

Hull Street
10:00 AM
Toddler Storytime
Interactive story time for ages 18-36 months with an adult.

Hull Street
10:45 AM
Preschool Storytime
Interactive story time for ages 3-5 with an adult.

Introduction to Meditation
Meditation with Liz Malaugh. This four-week series will demystify the practice of meditation and help you learn how to practice effectively on your own. Wednesdays in June.

Living to Tell the Tale: Writing Your Memoirs
Kirsten Taranto will lead you step by step through your personal and family history in a six week writing class. Limited enrollment. Call 646-7223 for details and to register.

Optical Illusions
Make a spinning optical illusion toy to amaze your friends! Call 646-4768 to register.

Preschool Storytime
Interactive storytime with music, stories, rhymes and more. Ages 3-5 years with an adult.

North Avenue
Tween Spy Academy
Develop your Secret Agent identity and learn a few tricks of the trade at the North Avenue Spy Academy! call 646-6675 to register Followed by Spy Kids; PG, 88 mins

North Avenue
10:30 AM
Preschool Story Time
Interactive story songs, stories and rhymes for ages 3-5 with an adult.

West End
2:00 p.m.
Join us as we explore whether ancient Egyptians or aliens built the pyramids! This program is best for ages 9 and up. Please sign up at the Circulation Desk or call 646-1877.

West End
6:30 p.m.
Adult Book Discussion Group
We are not your typical book club! Join us for a lively discussion of the play. "A Midsummer Night's Dream" by William Shakespeare. We will have several copies of the play available at the front desk.New members are encouraged to attend.

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