Events: For Adults
Fall Literary Luncheon
A Live Oak Public Libraries Foundation Fundraiser
The Live Oak Public Libraries Foundation welcomes Jane Fishman, columnist and author, to discuss the fascinating and beloved subject of her new book, Sandy West of Ossabaw Island.
A family style program where experienced knitters share their tips and techniques with beginning knitters.
During this session beginner’s will be focused on creating a scarf project. For more information about supplies please call the Garden City Library at 629-5070. Ages 8 and up.
The Light of Truth
Actress and poet Kat L. Robertson presents an unforgettable audio-visual experience with performances from her book “Light of Truth, a Love Journey.” Robertson's unique artistry grows out of such wide-ranging experience as her work as a teaching artist in theater outreach programs for at-risk youth and as a professional makeup artist for independent films, and has led to her inclusion in The International Who's Who in Poetry, 2004. Multiple branches.
Holiday Classical Guitar concert
Taiga Taiga Burning Bright
Taiga Taiga Burning Bright: An Expedition to Tunguska, Siberia
Award-winning scientist and researcher Dee Breger presents an illustrated talk on her Centennial Expedition to Tunguska, Siberia. In 2008, she was part of a scientific team that choppered into the epicenter of an over 100-year old atmospheric explosion.
The Remarkable Micro-world
Award winning scientist and researcher Dee Breger leads this scientific adventure into the remarkable micro-world. She will present vibrant images from a scanning electron microscope that weave through a tiny and fascinating world inhabited by mini-monsters, invisible seashells and more! If you ever thought science was boring, this program may just change your mind.
Ages 8 through adults.
Family Knitting Group
Experienced knitters share their techniques and teach beginners and those working a socks project during this family style program. Ages 8 and up. To register and for information on supplies, call the Southwest Chatham Library Children’s Department at 925-8305.
Book Clubs @ Your Library
Savannah's Jewish Community: A Legacy for Our Future
Live Oak Public Libraries presents the TREE Loft at the Bull Street Library, a dynamic interactive space showcasing our communities.
The inaugural exhibit "Savannah's Jewish Community: A Legacy for Our Future," opens to the public Tues., Sept. 16 in partnership with MorningStar Arts.
Because of Them, We Can
Based on the “Because of Them, We Can” series of photos by Eunique Jones
created to “empower and excite young people about their history
and their future in a creative and yet relatable way.”
Children ages 6 to 10 will hear a story and learn how they
can carry on the legacies of our African‐American heroes.
Think you're a master LEGO® builder? Join our LEGO® Club to hone your skills. Our monthly meetings will include a themed LEGO® build where you can create your own masterpieces! You may even find you work on display in the library. Ages 5 and up.
Carnegie Library Centennial Celebration
African American Genealogy Group
GED Classes @ the Library!
Southwest Writers' Group
Paths to Home Ownership
To learn more about buying a home attend this free home-buyer education workshop series.
Part 1 will cover setting goals for home ownership, evaluating your credit and developing a budget. Part 2 will cover saving for home ownership, exploring housing options and shopping for a home. Registration is required by calling the UGA Cooperative Extension Office at 652-7981
Heartbeats for Life-GA: Say “No” to Heart Disease, Cancer, Diabetes and Obesity
According to the American Dietetic Association, a well-planned plant-based diet is healthful, nutritious and can help prevent and treat some of the major diseases striking people in North America. Jeff Adams of HeartBeats for Life-GA demonstrates how easily a plant-based diet can be adopted and how to make diet selections that best maximize their health benefits. For more information, call Baiba Appelbaum at 925-8305.
Money Smart Credit Clinic
The Consumer Credit Counseling Service, in partnership with Step Up Savannah, and Bank on Savannah, offers these free workshops to help consumers develop money management skills and positive financial relationships. This month’s topic is credit reports. Participants will be able to pull their credit report during the class and will also get tips on improving their credit scores. Space is limited.