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Meet the Author: Jerry Pallotta

Meet the Author Jerry Pallotta JPEG optCome meet children's author Jerry Pallotta! Pallotta has written a number of picture books and nonfiction books for children, including the popular Who Would Win? series. Pallotta will be joining us on November 2nd from 4:45 - 6:45 PM in the Storytelling room. Presentation is limited to the first 100 people. No preregistration required. 

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How to Talk to Your Children about Race

talking race optWe are ALL different. How do we perceive, treat, and live with those differences? On Tuesday, October 24th from 6 -7 pm the library is pleased to feature Sandra Brown Turner for a presentation on How to Talk to Your Children about Race.

Sandra is the Director of the University of Memphis Barbara K. Lipman Early Childhood School and Research Institute. She has been published in several educational journals and parent magazines. Sandra will be hosting this year’s International Association of Laboratory Schools (IALS) Conference at the University of Memphis. She also serves on numerous boards within the educational community. Sandra's love of Memphis, its diversity and its children make her an especially qualified speaker on this important topic.

Register here on the Library's Events Calendar.


Historical Haunts

Historical Haunts JPEG optDo you want to learn how to ghost hunt this Halloween? Join Emily and Steven Guenther from TAPS Family Members as they talk about the basics of ghost hunting, the equipment for ghost hunting, and some ghostly encounters. All ages welcome. Register on the Library's Events Calendar.
  • Speakers: Emily and Steven Guenther
  • When: Wednesday, October 25th
  • Time: 6-7 PM
  • Where: Halle Room

Fandom Frenzy Halloween Trivia Contest

Fandom Frenzy Trivia Contest 9 optTest your knowledge of popular YA fandoms at our Halloween trivia contest and compete as an individual or with a team to win candy, gift cards and more! Costumes and fan-wear are highly encouraged! October 26 from 4-5pm. For 6th-12th graders.

When: October 26, 4-5 pm
For Whom: Students in 6th - 12th grades


Pre-Engineering & Robotics Industry Certification Test Prep Session

Industry Certification Test Prep optLearn about Pre-Engineering & Robotics Industry Certification on Thursday, November 2nd from 4:30 - 6 pm. You will learn how to earn college credit, study tips, and more from Eddie Maier, Director of Cloud Platforms at Hilton and Shelli Brasher, Regional Support Manager at Robotics Education & Competition Foundation. For 6th-12th graders and parents. Register on the Library's Events Calendar starting on October 19.

When: Thursday, Nov 2, 4:30-6 pm
Where: Halle Room
For Whom: 6th-12th graders and parents
Registration required on the Library's Events Calendar


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      501 Poplar View Pkwy
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      Sun: 1PM – 5PM
      Phone: 901-457-2600

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