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Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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February 2020

Baby Bounce

February 24 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Monday, repeating until October 3, 2022

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Please join us for Baby Bounce, an exciting program in Chattanooga for parents and caregivers of tiny tots aged 1 day to 18 months. With your baby on your lap, together we'll sing and play and begin the fascinating and lifelong journey of joyful learning. Join us at the downtown branch on Monday, Thursday and Saturday mornings at 10am. The class is free and no registration is required. MORE ABOUT BABY BOUNCE Baby Bounce will be approximately 30 minutes and involve interactive songs,…

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Signing Storytime

February 24 @ 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Monday, repeating until May 31, 2021

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Join us each Monday morning at the Downtown Branch at 11:00 for Signing Storytime with your child, ages 0-5! Learn and practice new signs each week with us through songs and stories. Signing is fun for the whole family and gives your child a head start in language and literacy. Adding sign language to your child's daily communication will not only relieve communication frustration between child and caregiver but is also proven to expand vocabulary and promote early literacy.

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World Cultures: Lundi Gras and Jambalaya

February 24 @ 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Have you ever wondered what in the world Mardi Gras was all about? Join us this week on the 2nd Floor to learn about the many cultural traditions that have come together to make Mardi Gras what it is today in programs designed for ages 10-18. The day before Mardi Gras (Fat Tuesday) is Lundi Gras (Fat Monday), and we'll be cooking Jambalaya while we learn about why this day is FAT!

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Toddler Time

February 25 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Tuesday, repeating until May 25, 2021

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Toddler Time is a weekly action-packed informal learning program for children ages 18 months to 36 months and their accompanying adult. Toddlers and their care-givers will learn new songs, rhymes and finger-plays, share books and make new friends. Registration is not required. Please join us every Tuesday at 10:00 and 11:00, and Thursday and Saturday morning at 11:00 a.m. at the Downtown Branch.

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Toddler Time

February 25 @ 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, repeating until October 4, 2022

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Toddler Time is a weekly action-packed informal learning program for children ages 18 months to 36 months and their accompanying adult. Toddlers and their care-givers will learn new songs, rhymes and finger-plays, share books and make new friends. Registration is not required. Please join us every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday mornings at 11 am at the Downtown Branch. Location: Downtown Age Level: Kids

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4th Floor Staff One-on-One Assistance

February 25 @ 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
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Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Need help getting started using one of our creative work stations? Perhaps you have a project started but you need some trouble shooting on a piece of equipment or software? Let us help you figure it out. Book one-on-one time with a 4th Floor Staffer and get the focused dedicated help you need to start, fix or finish your project! 4th Floor One-on-One Assistance is on a topic of your choice. Options include: 3D printing, 3D design, Adobe Creative Cloud, Laser…

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Movie Matinees: Black History Month

February 25 @ 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 PM on Tuesday, repeating until February 25, 2020

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Celebrate Black History Month with our Movie Matinees series! This month, we are celebrating Black History Month by screening films with some of our favorite African-American actors and directors. Movies are every Tuesday in February at 2pm. February 4 - Black Panther (2018) February 11 - Madea's Family Funeral (2019) February 18 - Creed (2015) February 25 - Crooklyn by Spike Lee (1994) Program is free and movie style popcorn will be served!

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Sew What: Fiber Embellishments

February 25 @ 4:00 PM - 5:45 PM
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 PM on Tuesday, repeating until February 25, 2020

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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This month, we're learning techniques for embellishing fabric. From applying snaps and studs to leather, to decorating fabric with sequins, buttons, and beads, this series is all about adding the finishing touches to your sewing projects. The last class of the month will meet on the 2nd floor for a lesson on the history on Mardi Gras Indians and their elaborate, hand-beaded costumes. Feb 4th: Snaps and Studs Feb 11th: Sequins and Sparkles  Feb 18: Beads and Buttons  Feb 25:…

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World Cultures: Mardi Gras Indians and Beading Traditions

February 25 @ 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Have you ever wondered what in the world Mardi Gras was all about? Join us this week on the 2nd Floor to learn about the many cultural traditions that have come together to make Mardi Gras what it is today in programs designed for ages 10-18.  You may know about Mardi Gras parades, but you may not know about the Mardi Gras Indians. Enjoy some King Cake and learn about one of the most unique Mardi Gras traditions.

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Preschool Storytime

February 26 @ 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
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Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Nurture your child's love of books and the public library while having a great time!  Have fun with your child by engaging in stories, songs, rhymes, fingerplays, crafts and so much more. Join us on Wednesday mornings at 10:30 at the Chattanooga Public Library's Downtown branch. This program is geared towards children ages 3 to 5 years old accompanied by their favorite adult. Location: Downtown 2nd floor Age Level: Kids

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4th Floor Staff One-on-One Assistance

February 26 @ 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 PM on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, repeating indefinitely

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Need help getting started using one of our creative work stations? Perhaps you have a project started but you need some trouble shooting on a piece of equipment or software? Let us help you figure it out. Book one-on-one time with a 4th Floor Staffer and get the focused dedicated help you need to start, fix or finish your project! 4th Floor One-on-One Assistance is on a topic of your choice. Options include: 3D printing, 3D design, Adobe Creative Cloud, Laser…

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Scrabble Club!

February 26 @ 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 PM on Wednesday, repeating until August 26, 2020

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Join us for a weekly game of Scrabble! We will have Scrabble boards and dictionaries to share or you can bring your own.  

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Art Therapy for Teens

February 26 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 PM on Wednesday, repeating until March 25, 2020

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Free!

Join us for the therapeutic benefits of art-making. Reduce stress and anxiety, express yourself, learn new skills and meet new people. Groups will be facilitated by master's level art therapist Hannah Ligon.   For teens (ages 13-18) Group will meet in the 2nd Floor Alcove No reservation needed.

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World Cultures: Mardi Gras Krewes and Service Projects

February 26 @ 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Have you ever wondered what in the world Mardi Gras was all about? Join us this week on the 2nd Floor to learn about the many cultural traditions that have come together to make Mardi Gras what it is today in programs designed for ages 10-18.  Mardi Gras parades happen because of social organizations called "krewes," and many of the krewes have community service origins. We'll work on a service project as part of our own Kindness Krewe for our…

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Baby Bounce

February 27 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Thursday and Saturday, repeating until October 8, 2022

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Please join us for Baby Bounce, an exciting program in Chattanooga for parents and caregivers of tiny tots aged 1 day to 18 months. With your baby on your lap, together we'll sing and play and begin the fascinating and lifelong journey of joyful learning. Join us at the downtown branch on Monday, Thursday and Saturday mornings at 10am. The class is free and no registration is required. MORE ABOUT BABY BOUNCE Baby Bounce will be approximately 30 minutes and involve interactive songs,…

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4th Floor Staff One-on-One Assistance

February 27 @ 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 PM on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, repeating indefinitely

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Need help getting started using one of our creative work stations? Perhaps you have a project started but you need some trouble shooting on a piece of equipment or software? Let us help you figure it out. Book one-on-one time with a 4th Floor Staffer and get the focused dedicated help you need to start, fix or finish your project! 4th Floor One-on-One Assistance is on a topic of your choice. Options include: 3D printing, 3D design, Adobe Creative Cloud, Laser…

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World Cultures: Mardi Gras Music and Throws

February 27 @ 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Have you ever wondered what in the world Mardi Gras was all about? Join us this week on the 2nd Floor to learn about the many cultural traditions that have come together to make Mardi Gras what it is today in programs designed for ages 10-18.  One reason Mardi Gras parades are so exciting is Mardi Gras "throws," which are the special items that parade float riders throw out to the people watching and cheering at the parade, like Mardi…

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Book Chatt Connection

February 28 @ 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:30 AM on Friday, repeating until May 29, 2020

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Share your  love of books with fellow readers and your local librarians.  Meet up at the Downtown Library's cafe to talk about what you are reading.  Hear book suggestions from other readers and browse the stacks with your librarians.   Group meets every 2nd and 4th Friday of the month! Join us!

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Duplo Freeplay

February 28 @ 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Friday, repeating until October 7, 2022

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Bring your little engineers to the Downtown Branch of the Chattanooga Public Library and join us at 11:00 a.m. every Friday morning for Duplo Freeplay, in the Children's Department on the 2nd Floor! During this hour, we will pull out all the Duplo blocks and go crazy with creation! Don't worry if you can't stay for the entire hour. This is a drop-in program! Duplo Freeplay is for ages 3 - 5. No Registration Required.

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Art Therapy for Adults

February 28 @ 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Friday, repeating until March 27, 2020

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Join us for the therapeutic benefits of art-making. Reduce stress and anxiety, express yourself, learn new skills and meet new people. Group will be facilitated by master's level art therapist Hannah Ligon. Program is for adults 18+ and will be held in the 1st Floor Classroom. No previous experience necessary. NOTE: SPOTS ARE LIMITED! Due to the size of our classroom, we ask that you reserve your spot. Click here to visit Eventbrite. Select a Date. Click "Tickets" next to…

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Baby Bounce

February 29 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Thursday and Saturday, repeating until October 8, 2022

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Please join us for Baby Bounce, an exciting program in Chattanooga for parents and caregivers of tiny tots aged 1 day to 18 months. With your baby on your lap, together we'll sing and play and begin the fascinating and lifelong journey of joyful learning. Join us at the downtown branch on Monday, Thursday and Saturday mornings at 10am. The class is free and no registration is required. MORE ABOUT BABY BOUNCE Baby Bounce will be approximately 30 minutes and involve interactive songs,…

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Toddler Time

February 29 @ 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Saturday, repeating until October 8, 2022

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Toddler Time is a weekly action-packed learning event for children ages 18 months to 36 months and their accompanying adult. Toddlers and their care-givers will learn new songs, rhymes and finger-plays, share books and make new friends. Registration is not required. Please join us every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday mornings at 11 am at the Downtown Branch. Location: Downtown Age Level: Kids

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Weekend Craft Club: Jar Candles

February 29 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Crafts aren't just for kids! In this adult-focused program, we'll make a useful project each month. This month, we're brightening these cold, February days with hand-made jar candles! We'll have different natural scents to choose from. Materials will be provided.

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African American Family Film Series: BHM Edition–Black Panther

February 29 @ 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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In partnership with RISE Chattanooga, the 2nd Floor will screen a different family film at 2:00 pm each Saturday in February to celebrate Black History Month, along with a variety of other opportunities throughout the Downtown Branch for your entire family to learn more about Black History. February 29 – Black Panther

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Symphonic Tales presents: It’s Rag Time!

February 29 @ 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Come celebrate African American History Month with us on Saturday, February 29, as we honor composer/pianist Scot Joplin and writer/illustrator Jerry Pinkney. The performance will include Joplin’s “The Entertainer,” “Maple Leaf Rag” and “Solace” followed by an act-out presentation of Pinkney’s retelling of The Grasshopper and the Ants. Games and crafts will follow this exciting performance.
Downtown Library, 2nd Floor, 3:00 p.m.

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World Cultures: Mardi Gras Parades and Second Lines

February 29 @ 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Have you ever wondered what in the world Mardi Gras was all about? Join us this week on the 2nd Floor to learn about the many cultural traditions that have come together to make Mardi Gras what it is today in programs designed for ages 10-18.  Come learn about the parade traditions of Mardi Gras and Second Lines, and we'll even do our own small parade here at the Library!

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March 2020

Baby Bounce

March 2 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Monday, repeating until October 3, 2022

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Please join us for Baby Bounce, an exciting program in Chattanooga for parents and caregivers of tiny tots aged 1 day to 18 months. With your baby on your lap, together we'll sing and play and begin the fascinating and lifelong journey of joyful learning. Join us at the downtown branch on Monday, Thursday and Saturday mornings at 10am. The class is free and no registration is required. MORE ABOUT BABY BOUNCE Baby Bounce will be approximately 30 minutes and involve interactive songs,…

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Signing Storytime

March 2 @ 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Monday, repeating until May 31, 2021

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Join us each Monday morning at the Downtown Branch at 11:00 for Signing Storytime with your child, ages 0-5! Learn and practice new signs each week with us through songs and stories. Signing is fun for the whole family and gives your child a head start in language and literacy. Adding sign language to your child's daily communication will not only relieve communication frustration between child and caregiver but is also proven to expand vocabulary and promote early literacy.

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Wired Week: DIY Batteries

March 2 @ 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Come join us on the 2nd Floor for programming designed for makers ages 10-18. We'll be experimenting with electricity with some DIY batteries to light up the new month!

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Toddler Time

March 3 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Tuesday, repeating until May 25, 2021

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Toddler Time is a weekly action-packed informal learning program for children ages 18 months to 36 months and their accompanying adult. Toddlers and their care-givers will learn new songs, rhymes and finger-plays, share books and make new friends. Registration is not required. Please join us every Tuesday at 10:00 and 11:00, and Thursday and Saturday morning at 11:00 a.m. at the Downtown Branch.

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Toddler Time

March 3 @ 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, repeating until October 4, 2022

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Toddler Time is a weekly action-packed informal learning program for children ages 18 months to 36 months and their accompanying adult. Toddlers and their care-givers will learn new songs, rhymes and finger-plays, share books and make new friends. Registration is not required. Please join us every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday mornings at 11 am at the Downtown Branch. Location: Downtown Age Level: Kids

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4th Floor Staff One-on-One Assistance

March 3 @ 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 PM on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, repeating indefinitely

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Need help getting started using one of our creative work stations? Perhaps you have a project started but you need some trouble shooting on a piece of equipment or software? Let us help you figure it out. Book one-on-one time with a 4th Floor Staffer and get the focused dedicated help you need to start, fix or finish your project! 4th Floor One-on-One Assistance is on a topic of your choice. Options include: 3D printing, 3D design, Adobe Creative Cloud, Laser…

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Chatt & Chow: Chef Spotlight, Lil Oso

March 3 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Join us for Chatt & Chow: Chef Spotlight with local Chattanooga chef, Lil Oso! Lil Oso will teach attendees to make cavatelli pasta from scratch and an accompanying tomato-basil sauce. Lil Oso is a restaurant that serves up unique food and beverages in a relaxing atmosphere. They have been building their brand here in Chattanooga for 2 years from sidewalks to test kitchens, cooking for anyone and everyone. They are a rowdy group filled with heart and passion, excited to change…

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Movie Matinees: March Mysteries!

March 3 @ 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 PM on Tuesday, repeating until March 31, 2020

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Get mysterious this March! Every Tuesday, we will be playing a mystery movie, for free in the auditorium. March 3rd: The Sixth Sense (1999) March 10th: Knives Out (2019) March 17th: The Da Vinci Code (2006) March 24th: Murder on the Orient Express (2019) March 31st: Alex Cross (2012) Program is free and movie style popcorn will be served!

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Fetch a Book @ The Library!

March 3 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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An event every month that begins at 4:00 PM on day First of the month, repeating until November 1, 2022

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Do you love dogs?  Cats?  Ferrets or donkeys?  We do!  Guess what else we like here at the Chattanooga Public Library!  Reading, that's right!  And it's not only us.  All the animals at McKamey Animal Shelter love reading too.  Come join us at 4pm at the downtown library every first and third Tuesday to read to a shelter animal!  Make a new friend, improve your reading skills while improving the lives of each and every animal that would love to see you.…

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Sew What: Table Settings

March 3 @ 4:00 PM - 5:45 PM
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 PM on Tuesday, repeating until March 31, 2020

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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This month, we're learning how to make everything you need to set your table in style!  All ages are welcome, but those under 10 need and adult. March 3rd: napkins March 10th: placemats March 17th: table runner March 24th: coasters March 31st: silverware travel roll

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Wired Week: Miniature Battle Bots!

March 3 @ 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Come join us on the 2nd Floor for programming designed for makers ages 10-18. We'll be building tiny bots for an epic battle. May the best tiny robot win!

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Preschool Storytime

March 4 @ 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Wednesday, repeating until October 5, 2022

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Nurture your child's love of books and the public library while having a great time!  Have fun with your child by engaging in stories, songs, rhymes, fingerplays, crafts and so much more. Join us on Wednesday mornings at 10:30 at the Chattanooga Public Library's Downtown branch. This program is geared towards children ages 3 to 5 years old accompanied by their favorite adult. Location: Downtown 2nd floor Age Level: Kids

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Dollywood’s Imagination Playhouse presents: STAND TALL, MOLLY LOU MELON

March 4 @ 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Join us on Wednesday, March 4, for the theatrical adaptation of the beloved book Stand Tall, Molly Lou Melon, by Patty Lovell.  This delightful story about self-acceptance and overcoming obstacles will be brought to life by Dollywood's Imagination Playhouse. This is an event that you don't want to miss! Downtown Library, 2nd Floor, 10:30 a.m.

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4th Floor Staff One-on-One Assistance

March 4 @ 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 PM on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, repeating indefinitely

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Need help getting started using one of our creative work stations? Perhaps you have a project started but you need some trouble shooting on a piece of equipment or software? Let us help you figure it out. Book one-on-one time with a 4th Floor Staffer and get the focused dedicated help you need to start, fix or finish your project! 4th Floor One-on-One Assistance is on a topic of your choice. Options include: 3D printing, 3D design, Adobe Creative Cloud, Laser…

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Scrabble Club!

March 4 @ 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 PM on Wednesday, repeating until August 26, 2020

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Join us for a weekly game of Scrabble! We will have Scrabble boards and dictionaries to share or you can bring your own.  

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Art Therapy for Teens

March 4 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 PM on Wednesday, repeating until March 25, 2020

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Free!

Join us for the therapeutic benefits of art-making. Reduce stress and anxiety, express yourself, learn new skills and meet new people. Groups will be facilitated by master's level art therapist Hannah Ligon.   For teens (ages 13-18) Group will meet in the 2nd Floor Alcove No reservation needed.

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Wired Week: RobARTics

March 4 @ 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Come join us on the 2nd Floor for programming designed for makers ages 10-18. Help our robots become artists tonight as we code the bots to paint!

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Baby Bounce

March 5 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Thursday and Saturday, repeating until October 8, 2022

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Please join us for Baby Bounce, an exciting program in Chattanooga for parents and caregivers of tiny tots aged 1 day to 18 months. With your baby on your lap, together we'll sing and play and begin the fascinating and lifelong journey of joyful learning. Join us at the downtown branch on Monday, Thursday and Saturday mornings at 10am. The class is free and no registration is required. MORE ABOUT BABY BOUNCE Baby Bounce will be approximately 30 minutes and involve interactive songs,…

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4th Floor Staff One-on-One Assistance

March 5 @ 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 PM on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, repeating indefinitely

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Need help getting started using one of our creative work stations? Perhaps you have a project started but you need some trouble shooting on a piece of equipment or software? Let us help you figure it out. Book one-on-one time with a 4th Floor Staffer and get the focused dedicated help you need to start, fix or finish your project! 4th Floor One-on-One Assistance is on a topic of your choice. Options include: 3D printing, 3D design, Adobe Creative Cloud, Laser…

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Wired Week: Paper Circuits–Origami & Cards

March 5 @ 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Come join us on the 2nd Floor for programming designed for makers ages 10-18. Choose an origami or greeting card to light up with a paper circuit project!

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Duplo Freeplay

March 6 @ 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Friday, repeating until October 7, 2022

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Bring your little engineers to the Downtown Branch of the Chattanooga Public Library and join us at 11:00 a.m. every Friday morning for Duplo Freeplay, in the Children's Department on the 2nd Floor! During this hour, we will pull out all the Duplo blocks and go crazy with creation! Don't worry if you can't stay for the entire hour. This is a drop-in program! Duplo Freeplay is for ages 3 - 5. No Registration Required.

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Learning Your Musical Instrument

March 6 @ 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Friday, repeating until April 17, 2020

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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This program is intended to show you how to get started as a self taught musician. Bring a song you have been wanting to learn on the guitar or the piano. Bringing your own instrument is recommended, although not required. There will be limited instruments available. Join us!

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Baby Bounce

March 7 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Thursday and Saturday, repeating until October 8, 2022

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Please join us for Baby Bounce, an exciting program in Chattanooga for parents and caregivers of tiny tots aged 1 day to 18 months. With your baby on your lap, together we'll sing and play and begin the fascinating and lifelong journey of joyful learning. Join us at the downtown branch on Monday, Thursday and Saturday mornings at 10am. The class is free and no registration is required. MORE ABOUT BABY BOUNCE Baby Bounce will be approximately 30 minutes and involve interactive songs,…

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Toddler Time

March 7 @ 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Saturday, repeating until October 8, 2022

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Toddler Time is a weekly action-packed learning event for children ages 18 months to 36 months and their accompanying adult. Toddlers and their care-givers will learn new songs, rhymes and finger-plays, share books and make new friends. Registration is not required. Please join us every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday mornings at 11 am at the Downtown Branch. Location: Downtown Age Level: Kids

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Sew What Saturday: March Macrame Madness

March 7 @ 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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In March, we're celebrating the art of macrame! We'll teach you basic macrame knots, then you can choose from a variety of projects, including a wall hanging, planter, and jewelry! No registration is required and materials will be provided.

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CRAFT-A-NOOGA Kids

March 7 @ 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 PM on Saturday, repeating until May 30, 2020

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Are you feeling crafty?  Explore your creative side with exciting art projects and fun crafts.  This program is for children ages 3-8, but younger children may attend, if accompanied by an adult.  Join us every Saturday from 3pm until 4pm at the Downtown branch on the 2nd Floor!

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Baby Bounce

March 9 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Monday, repeating until October 3, 2022

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Please join us for Baby Bounce, an exciting program in Chattanooga for parents and caregivers of tiny tots aged 1 day to 18 months. With your baby on your lap, together we'll sing and play and begin the fascinating and lifelong journey of joyful learning. Join us at the downtown branch on Monday, Thursday and Saturday mornings at 10am. The class is free and no registration is required. MORE ABOUT BABY BOUNCE Baby Bounce will be approximately 30 minutes and involve interactive songs,…

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Signing Storytime

March 9 @ 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Monday, repeating until May 31, 2021

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Join us each Monday morning at the Downtown Branch at 11:00 for Signing Storytime with your child, ages 0-5! Learn and practice new signs each week with us through songs and stories. Signing is fun for the whole family and gives your child a head start in language and literacy. Adding sign language to your child's daily communication will not only relieve communication frustration between child and caregiver but is also proven to expand vocabulary and promote early literacy.

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Micro Week: Tiny Food

March 9 @ 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Join us on the 2nd Floor for all things teeny tiny this week in programs designed for ages 10-18. The Flavor Lab will be experimenting with tiny foods for big imaginations--and appetites!

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Toddler Time

March 10 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Tuesday, repeating until May 25, 2021

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Toddler Time is a weekly action-packed informal learning program for children ages 18 months to 36 months and their accompanying adult. Toddlers and their care-givers will learn new songs, rhymes and finger-plays, share books and make new friends. Registration is not required. Please join us every Tuesday at 10:00 and 11:00, and Thursday and Saturday morning at 11:00 a.m. at the Downtown Branch.

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Toddler Time

March 10 @ 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, repeating until October 4, 2022

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Toddler Time is a weekly action-packed informal learning program for children ages 18 months to 36 months and their accompanying adult. Toddlers and their care-givers will learn new songs, rhymes and finger-plays, share books and make new friends. Registration is not required. Please join us every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday mornings at 11 am at the Downtown Branch. Location: Downtown Age Level: Kids

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4th Floor Staff One-on-One Assistance

March 10 @ 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 PM on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, repeating indefinitely

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Need help getting started using one of our creative work stations? Perhaps you have a project started but you need some trouble shooting on a piece of equipment or software? Let us help you figure it out. Book one-on-one time with a 4th Floor Staffer and get the focused dedicated help you need to start, fix or finish your project! 4th Floor One-on-One Assistance is on a topic of your choice. Options include: 3D printing, 3D design, Adobe Creative Cloud, Laser…

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Movie Matinees: March Mysteries!

March 10 @ 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 PM on Tuesday, repeating until March 31, 2020

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Get mysterious this March! Every Tuesday, we will be playing a mystery movie, for free in the auditorium. March 3rd: The Sixth Sense (1999) March 10th: Knives Out (2019) March 17th: The Da Vinci Code (2006) March 24th: Murder on the Orient Express (2019) March 31st: Alex Cross (2012) Program is free and movie style popcorn will be served!

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Sew What: Table Settings

March 10 @ 4:00 PM - 5:45 PM
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 PM on Tuesday, repeating until March 31, 2020

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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This month, we're learning how to make everything you need to set your table in style!  All ages are welcome, but those under 10 need and adult. March 3rd: napkins March 10th: placemats March 17th: table runner March 24th: coasters March 31st: silverware travel roll

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Micro Week: Tiny Art

March 10 @ 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Join us on the 2nd Floor for all things teeny tiny this week in programs designed for ages 10-18. See if you can fit your biggest masterpiece on our tiny canvases!

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Preschool Storytime

March 11 @ 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Wednesday, repeating until October 5, 2022

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Nurture your child's love of books and the public library while having a great time!  Have fun with your child by engaging in stories, songs, rhymes, fingerplays, crafts and so much more. Join us on Wednesday mornings at 10:30 at the Chattanooga Public Library's Downtown branch. This program is geared towards children ages 3 to 5 years old accompanied by their favorite adult. Location: Downtown 2nd floor Age Level: Kids

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4th Floor Staff One-on-One Assistance

March 11 @ 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 PM on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, repeating indefinitely

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Need help getting started using one of our creative work stations? Perhaps you have a project started but you need some trouble shooting on a piece of equipment or software? Let us help you figure it out. Book one-on-one time with a 4th Floor Staffer and get the focused dedicated help you need to start, fix or finish your project! 4th Floor One-on-One Assistance is on a topic of your choice. Options include: 3D printing, 3D design, Adobe Creative Cloud, Laser…

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Scrabble Club!

March 11 @ 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 PM on Wednesday, repeating until August 26, 2020

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Join us for a weekly game of Scrabble! We will have Scrabble boards and dictionaries to share or you can bring your own.  

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Art Therapy for Teens

March 11 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 PM on Wednesday, repeating until March 25, 2020

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Free!

Join us for the therapeutic benefits of art-making. Reduce stress and anxiety, express yourself, learn new skills and meet new people. Groups will be facilitated by master's level art therapist Hannah Ligon.   For teens (ages 13-18) Group will meet in the 2nd Floor Alcove No reservation needed.

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Micro Week: Tiny Science

March 11 @ 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Join us on the 2nd Floor for all things teeny tiny this week in programs designed for ages 10-18. We'll be using some tiny supplies to perform some big science experiments!

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Baby Bounce

March 12 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Thursday and Saturday, repeating until October 8, 2022

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Please join us for Baby Bounce, an exciting program in Chattanooga for parents and caregivers of tiny tots aged 1 day to 18 months. With your baby on your lap, together we'll sing and play and begin the fascinating and lifelong journey of joyful learning. Join us at the downtown branch on Monday, Thursday and Saturday mornings at 10am. The class is free and no registration is required. MORE ABOUT BABY BOUNCE Baby Bounce will be approximately 30 minutes and involve interactive songs,…

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4th Floor Staff One-on-One Assistance

March 12 @ 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 PM on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, repeating indefinitely

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Need help getting started using one of our creative work stations? Perhaps you have a project started but you need some trouble shooting on a piece of equipment or software? Let us help you figure it out. Book one-on-one time with a 4th Floor Staffer and get the focused dedicated help you need to start, fix or finish your project! 4th Floor One-on-One Assistance is on a topic of your choice. Options include: 3D printing, 3D design, Adobe Creative Cloud, Laser…

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Micro Week: Tiny Resin Keychains

March 12 @ 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Join us on the 2nd Floor for all things teeny tiny this week in programs designed for ages 10-18. We'll be making some tiny landscapes to freeze forever in tiny resin key chains!

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Book Chatt Connection

March 13 @ 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:30 AM on Friday, repeating until May 29, 2020

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Share your  love of books with fellow readers and your local librarians.  Meet up at the Downtown Library's cafe to talk about what you are reading.  Hear book suggestions from other readers and browse the stacks with your librarians.   Group meets every 2nd and 4th Friday of the month! Join us!

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Duplo Freeplay

March 13 @ 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Friday, repeating until October 7, 2022

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Bring your little engineers to the Downtown Branch of the Chattanooga Public Library and join us at 11:00 a.m. every Friday morning for Duplo Freeplay, in the Children's Department on the 2nd Floor! During this hour, we will pull out all the Duplo blocks and go crazy with creation! Don't worry if you can't stay for the entire hour. This is a drop-in program! Duplo Freeplay is for ages 3 - 5. No Registration Required.

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Learning Your Musical Instrument

March 13 @ 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Friday, repeating until April 17, 2020

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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This program is intended to show you how to get started as a self taught musician. Bring a song you have been wanting to learn on the guitar or the piano. Bringing your own instrument is recommended, although not required. There will be limited instruments available. Join us!

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Art Therapy for Adults

March 13 @ 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Friday, repeating until March 27, 2020

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Join us for the therapeutic benefits of art-making. Reduce stress and anxiety, express yourself, learn new skills and meet new people. Group will be facilitated by master's level art therapist Hannah Ligon. Program is for adults 18+ and will be held in the 1st Floor Classroom. No previous experience necessary. NOTE: SPOTS ARE LIMITED! Due to the size of our classroom, we ask that you reserve your spot. Click here to visit Eventbrite. Select a Date. Click "Tickets" next to…

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Baby Bounce

March 14 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Thursday and Saturday, repeating until October 8, 2022

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Please join us for Baby Bounce, an exciting program in Chattanooga for parents and caregivers of tiny tots aged 1 day to 18 months. With your baby on your lap, together we'll sing and play and begin the fascinating and lifelong journey of joyful learning. Join us at the downtown branch on Monday, Thursday and Saturday mornings at 10am. The class is free and no registration is required. MORE ABOUT BABY BOUNCE Baby Bounce will be approximately 30 minutes and involve interactive songs,…

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Dungeons and Dragons for Teens and Tweens

March 14 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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An event every month that begins at 10:00 AM on day Second of the month, repeating until May 9, 2020

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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D&D for Tweens and Teens, ages 10-18, is coming to the 2nd Floor of the Downtown Library! Join us for an epic role playing experience where we slay foes, protect the innocent, and get lots of loot. Dungeons and Dragons (D&D) is a role-playing table top game for groups of 2 to 8 people. The game allows for creativity to flourish by developing characters, interacting with a setting, and building a collective story. D&D assists with developing math skills with…

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Toddler Time

March 14 @ 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Saturday, repeating until October 8, 2022

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Toddler Time is a weekly action-packed learning event for children ages 18 months to 36 months and their accompanying adult. Toddlers and their care-givers will learn new songs, rhymes and finger-plays, share books and make new friends. Registration is not required. Please join us every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday mornings at 11 am at the Downtown Branch. Location: Downtown Age Level: Kids

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CRAFT-A-NOOGA Kids

March 14 @ 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 PM on Saturday, repeating until May 30, 2020

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Are you feeling crafty?  Explore your creative side with exciting art projects and fun crafts.  This program is for children ages 3-8, but younger children may attend, if accompanied by an adult.  Join us every Saturday from 3pm until 4pm at the Downtown branch on the 2nd Floor!

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Baby Bounce

March 16 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Monday, repeating until October 3, 2022

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Please join us for Baby Bounce, an exciting program in Chattanooga for parents and caregivers of tiny tots aged 1 day to 18 months. With your baby on your lap, together we'll sing and play and begin the fascinating and lifelong journey of joyful learning. Join us at the downtown branch on Monday, Thursday and Saturday mornings at 10am. The class is free and no registration is required. MORE ABOUT BABY BOUNCE Baby Bounce will be approximately 30 minutes and involve interactive songs,…

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Signing Storytime

March 16 @ 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Monday, repeating until May 31, 2021

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Join us each Monday morning at the Downtown Branch at 11:00 for Signing Storytime with your child, ages 0-5! Learn and practice new signs each week with us through songs and stories. Signing is fun for the whole family and gives your child a head start in language and literacy. Adding sign language to your child's daily communication will not only relieve communication frustration between child and caregiver but is also proven to expand vocabulary and promote early literacy.

Find out more »

Equality Week: Details Coming Soon!

March 16 @ 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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An event every day that begins at 5:00 PM, repeating until March 19, 2020

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Join us on the 2nd Floor this week for programming for ages 10-18 as we celebrate equality, empathy, and inclusion!

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Toddler Time

March 17 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Tuesday, repeating until May 25, 2021

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Toddler Time is a weekly action-packed informal learning program for children ages 18 months to 36 months and their accompanying adult. Toddlers and their care-givers will learn new songs, rhymes and finger-plays, share books and make new friends. Registration is not required. Please join us every Tuesday at 10:00 and 11:00, and Thursday and Saturday morning at 11:00 a.m. at the Downtown Branch.

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Toddler Time

March 17 @ 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, repeating until October 4, 2022

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Toddler Time is a weekly action-packed informal learning program for children ages 18 months to 36 months and their accompanying adult. Toddlers and their care-givers will learn new songs, rhymes and finger-plays, share books and make new friends. Registration is not required. Please join us every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday mornings at 11 am at the Downtown Branch. Location: Downtown Age Level: Kids

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4th Floor Staff One-on-One Assistance

March 17 @ 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 PM on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, repeating indefinitely

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Need help getting started using one of our creative work stations? Perhaps you have a project started but you need some trouble shooting on a piece of equipment or software? Let us help you figure it out. Book one-on-one time with a 4th Floor Staffer and get the focused dedicated help you need to start, fix or finish your project! 4th Floor One-on-One Assistance is on a topic of your choice. Options include: 3D printing, 3D design, Adobe Creative Cloud, Laser…

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Movie Matinees: March Mysteries!

March 17 @ 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 PM on Tuesday, repeating until March 31, 2020

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Get mysterious this March! Every Tuesday, we will be playing a mystery movie, for free in the auditorium. March 3rd: The Sixth Sense (1999) March 10th: Knives Out (2019) March 17th: The Da Vinci Code (2006) March 24th: Murder on the Orient Express (2019) March 31st: Alex Cross (2012) Program is free and movie style popcorn will be served!

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Paws to Read

March 17 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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An event every month that begins at 4:00 PM on day Third of the month, repeating until October 18, 2022

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Do you love dogs?  Cats?  Ferrets or donkeys?  We do!  Guess what else we like here at the Chattanooga Public Library!  Reading, that's right!  And it's not only us.  All the animals at McKamey Animal Shelter love reading too.  Come join us at the downtown library every first and third Tuesday from 4-5pm to read to a shelter animal!  Make a new friend, improve your reading skills while improving the lives of each and every animal that would love to see you.…

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Sew What: Table Settings

March 17 @ 4:00 PM - 5:45 PM
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 PM on Tuesday, repeating until March 31, 2020

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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This month, we're learning how to make everything you need to set your table in style!  All ages are welcome, but those under 10 need and adult. March 3rd: napkins March 10th: placemats March 17th: table runner March 24th: coasters March 31st: silverware travel roll

Find out more »

Equality Week: Details Coming Soon!

March 17 @ 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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An event every day that begins at 5:00 PM, repeating until March 19, 2020

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Join us on the 2nd Floor this week for programming for ages 10-18 as we celebrate equality, empathy, and inclusion!

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Preschool Storytime

March 18 @ 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Wednesday, repeating until October 5, 2022

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Nurture your child's love of books and the public library while having a great time!  Have fun with your child by engaging in stories, songs, rhymes, fingerplays, crafts and so much more. Join us on Wednesday mornings at 10:30 at the Chattanooga Public Library's Downtown branch. This program is geared towards children ages 3 to 5 years old accompanied by their favorite adult. Location: Downtown 2nd floor Age Level: Kids

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Free Health Screenings!

March 18 @ 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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One event on March 18, 2020 at 12:00 PM

One event on April 1, 2020 at 12:00 PM

One event on April 6, 2020 at 12:00 PM

One event on April 15, 2020 at 12:00 PM

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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The UTC Nursing Department will be administering FREE HEALTH SCREENINGS at the downtown library. This is a confidential screening in which BMI, blood pressure, blood sugar, balance check, asthma screening, and cholesterol can all be checked. Resource referrals for health care will also be available, as well as the Library's Social Worker Intern. Screenings will be from 12pm - 2pm on the 1st Floor on the following days: Wednesday, February 5th Wednesday, March 18th Wednesday, April 1st Monday, April 6th…

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4th Floor Staff One-on-One Assistance

March 18 @ 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 PM on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, repeating indefinitely

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Need help getting started using one of our creative work stations? Perhaps you have a project started but you need some trouble shooting on a piece of equipment or software? Let us help you figure it out. Book one-on-one time with a 4th Floor Staffer and get the focused dedicated help you need to start, fix or finish your project! 4th Floor One-on-One Assistance is on a topic of your choice. Options include: 3D printing, 3D design, Adobe Creative Cloud, Laser…

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Scrabble Club!

March 18 @ 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 PM on Wednesday, repeating until August 26, 2020

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Join us for a weekly game of Scrabble! We will have Scrabble boards and dictionaries to share or you can bring your own.  

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Art Therapy for Teens

March 18 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 PM on Wednesday, repeating until March 25, 2020

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Free!

Join us for the therapeutic benefits of art-making. Reduce stress and anxiety, express yourself, learn new skills and meet new people. Groups will be facilitated by master's level art therapist Hannah Ligon.   For teens (ages 13-18) Group will meet in the 2nd Floor Alcove No reservation needed.

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Equality Week: Details Coming Soon!

March 18 @ 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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An event every day that begins at 5:00 PM, repeating until March 19, 2020

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Join us on the 2nd Floor this week for programming for ages 10-18 as we celebrate equality, empathy, and inclusion!

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Baby Bounce

March 19 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Thursday and Saturday, repeating until October 8, 2022

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Please join us for Baby Bounce, an exciting program in Chattanooga for parents and caregivers of tiny tots aged 1 day to 18 months. With your baby on your lap, together we'll sing and play and begin the fascinating and lifelong journey of joyful learning. Join us at the downtown branch on Monday, Thursday and Saturday mornings at 10am. The class is free and no registration is required. MORE ABOUT BABY BOUNCE Baby Bounce will be approximately 30 minutes and involve interactive songs,…

Find out more »

4th Floor Staff One-on-One Assistance

March 19 @ 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 PM on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, repeating indefinitely

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
+ Google Map

Need help getting started using one of our creative work stations? Perhaps you have a project started but you need some trouble shooting on a piece of equipment or software? Let us help you figure it out. Book one-on-one time with a 4th Floor Staffer and get the focused dedicated help you need to start, fix or finish your project! 4th Floor One-on-One Assistance is on a topic of your choice. Options include: 3D printing, 3D design, Adobe Creative Cloud, Laser…

Find out more »

Equality Week: Details Coming Soon!

March 19 @ 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
|Recurring Events (See all)

An event every day that begins at 5:00 PM, repeating until March 19, 2020

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Join us on the 2nd Floor this week for programming for ages 10-18 as we celebrate equality, empathy, and inclusion!

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Duplo Freeplay

March 20 @ 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Friday, repeating until October 7, 2022

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Bring your little engineers to the Downtown Branch of the Chattanooga Public Library and join us at 11:00 a.m. every Friday morning for Duplo Freeplay, in the Children's Department on the 2nd Floor! During this hour, we will pull out all the Duplo blocks and go crazy with creation! Don't worry if you can't stay for the entire hour. This is a drop-in program! Duplo Freeplay is for ages 3 - 5. No Registration Required.

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Learning Your Musical Instrument

March 20 @ 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Friday, repeating until April 17, 2020

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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This program is intended to show you how to get started as a self taught musician. Bring a song you have been wanting to learn on the guitar or the piano. Bringing your own instrument is recommended, although not required. There will be limited instruments available. Join us!

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Art Therapy for Adults

March 20 @ 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Friday, repeating until March 27, 2020

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Join us for the therapeutic benefits of art-making. Reduce stress and anxiety, express yourself, learn new skills and meet new people. Group will be facilitated by master's level art therapist Hannah Ligon. Program is for adults 18+ and will be held in the 1st Floor Classroom. No previous experience necessary. NOTE: SPOTS ARE LIMITED! Due to the size of our classroom, we ask that you reserve your spot. Click here to visit Eventbrite. Select a Date. Click "Tickets" next to…

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Baby Bounce

March 21 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Thursday and Saturday, repeating until October 8, 2022

Downtown, 1001 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States
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Please join us for Baby Bounce, an exciting program in Chattanooga for parents and caregivers of tiny tots aged 1 day to 18 months. With your baby on your lap, together we'll sing and play and begin the fascinating and lifelong journey of joyful learning. Join us at the downtown branch on Monday, Thursday and Saturday mornings at 10am. The class is free and no registration is required. MORE ABOUT BABY BOUNCE Baby Bounce will be approximately 30 minutes and involve interactive songs,…

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