Community Calendar: July 21, 2023

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July 21

Gadsden Public Library Look and Learn Series will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. in the children’s department. This week’s series will feature Ukuleles with Jacob Blackwood. For additional information contact the GPL children’s department at 256-546.4699, ext. 2118 or hanna@gadsdenlibrary.org.

East Gadsden Branch of GPL located at 809 East Broad will host Feature Friday from 1-4 p.m. For more information, contact LaShunda or Timothy at 256-549-4691.

Gadsden Public Library Canva Class will meet at 2 p.m. in the Lena Martin Room. Learn the basics of Canva to create your own designs. For additional information, contact Rachel at 256-549-4699 ext. 2126 or e-mail rcole@gadsdenlibrary.org.

July 22

Gadsden Public Library will host GPL Chessmasters from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. in the fiction department. Chessboards and pieces may be requested for in-house use at the circulation desk. Beginners and pros are welcome. For more information, contact Rachel at 256-549-4699, ext. 2126, or e-mail rcole@gadsdenlibrary.org.

July 23

District 3 community clean-up day from 3 to 5 p.m. Join City Council Member Avery on Valley Street for an afternoon of community improvement projects.

July 24

Gadsden Public Library will host GPL and OLLI Sports Club at 10 a.m. in the computer classroom. Enjoy a lively discussion about football, basketball, baseball and just about every other sport known to man.

Mental Health America of Etowah County will host Stress and Anger Management and Domestic Violence Prevention classes. Stress and Anger Management will be held at 12 p.m. in the computer classroom and 6 p.m. in the Lena Martin Room. Domestic Violence Prevention will be held at 1 p.m. in the computer classroom and 5 p.m. in the Lena Martin Room.

The Gadsden Public Library will host Teen Movie Night at 3:30 p.m. For more information, contact Teen Hive at 256-549-4699 ext. 2122 or e-mail hanna@gadsdenlibrary.org.

July 25

Glencoe Farmers Market from 7 a.m.  to 1 p.m. every Tuesday, June – September at the Glencoe Police Department. Fresh fruits and vegetables from local farmers will be available.

The Genealogy Branch of GPL located at 2700 West Meighan Boulevard has free webinars to further your education. For additional information, call 256-549-4688.

Gadsden Public Library will host Tech Tuesday from 3 to 4 p.m. If you need assistance with your cell phone or computer, GPL Information and Public Services Desk can help. For more information, contact Rachel at (256) 549-4699 ext. 2126 or e-mail rcole@gadsdenlibrary.org.

Gadsden Public Library will host Tabletop Tuesdays at 3:30 p.m. Try unique boardgames, tabletop role play games and card games. For more information, contact Teen Hive at 256-549-4699 ext. 2122 or e-mail hanna@gadsdenlibrary.org

July 26

Gadsden Public Library will host History Over Easy with Randy Holland from 10 to 11:30 a.m. in the computer classroom. Randy offers an opportunity to learn anything and everything about history in an engaging and entertaining environment. For more information, contact Rachel at 256-549-4699 ext. 2126 or e-mail rcole@gadsdenlibrary.org.

Gadsden Public Library will host The Wednesday Club at 3:30 p.m. Craft, write poetry and talk about your favorite literature. For more information, contact Teen Hive at 256-549-4699 ext. 2122 or e-mail hanna@gadsdenlibrary.org.

Gadsden Public Library will host Yoga at 4 p.m. in the Lena Martin Room. The class is led by certified yoga instructor Barbara Hightower. For more information, contact Rachel at 256-549-4699 ext. 2126 or e-mail rcole@gadsdenlibrary.org.

July 27

Gadsden Public Library will host Teen Food Literacy: Food from Out of this World at 3:30 p.m. For additional information, contact the Teen Hive at 256-549-4699 ext.2122 or e-mail hanna@gadsdenlibrary.org.

Gadsden Public Library will host Crochet Class in the Lena Martin Room at 5:30-6:30 p.m. Learn the basics of crocheting. Registration is required. For registration or additional information, contact Rachel at 256-549-4699 ext. 2126 or e-mail rcole@gadsdenlibrary.org.

August 7

A book launch and signing will be held at the Alabama City branch of the Gadsden Public Library. Alabama City: A Town Built with Cotton and Steel by Alabama City native Jane Mitchell will be on sale for $18.

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