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XFINITY Saturday At Homestead-Miami Speedway Homestead, Fla. Lap length: 2.3 miles (Start position in parentheses) 1. (1) Tyler Reddick, Chevrolet, 200 laps. 2. (2) Cole Custer, … more
Saturday’s Sports Transactions BASEBALL National League MILWAUKEE BREWERS — Claimed RHP Eric Yardley off waivers from San Diego. BASKETBALL NBA G League COLLEGE PARK SKYHAWKS … more
HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) — Tyler Reddick won his second consecutive Xfinity Series championship by snatching the lead away from Cole Custer in a spirited season finale Saturday at Homestead-Miami … more
BATON ROUGE, La. — Darius Days had a career-high 17 points and 11 rebounds to help No. 23 LSU beat Nicholls State 75-65 on Saturday.Emmitt Williams added 11 points and a season-best 12 boards for … more
Recently, the Cleveland/Bradley County Greenway was awarded a $1.4 million grant from the Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT), a grant that will go toward connecting the southern end of the … more
“I have often wondered what it is an old building can do to you when you happen to know a little about things that went on long ago in that building.”— Carl SandburgAmerican poet,author, … more
My husband, Peter, and I are spending a month in Spain and we have left our worries behind. As a result, we have had to come up with new, temporary worries to occupy us until we get back home.Peter … more
Quote Inset Inside Photo:"I'm going to be determined to show I care as much about the top person as when I was the top person. Between now and August, it will otherwise be business as usual. I don't … more
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Monday Computer Class: Basic Windows 10, Class 2 of 2 Our IT specialist will be teaching the basics of Windows 10 upstairs in the Ocoee Room from 9 to 11 a.m. A sign-up sheet is available at the Non-Fiction Desk if you would like to reserve your place. Classes are taught as a series on a monthly basis. Anyone is welcome to join at any time, but we are on a set course and cannot start over if you join after Class 1 has started.  Social Services For the months of November and December, social worker Caroline James from the Caring Place will be here on the third Monday of the month from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. to help those who are in need. She will return to her regular schedule of the first and third Monday after the holiday season. WiggleWorms is a baby program for children 2 years of age and under. Babies with their guardians will be listening to stories, rolling and bouncing, waddling and toddling to music including classical and multicultural, all for the purpose of developing motor and social skills. The program will be held in the Community Room on Mondays at 3p.m. Teen Zone Gaming Join us at 4:30 p.m. for drop-in Wii and X-Box gaming in the Teen Zone! Ages 13-17. We'll have Mario Kart, Super Smash Bros, Just Dance, and more! You may bring an E-rated multiplayer game to share. Email teenzone@clevelandlibrary.org for more information. Celebrating Mickey Mouse  It's Mickey Mouse's 91st birthday! Join us in the Community Room at 4:30 p.m. for a showing of classic shorts including Steamboat Willie, The Band Concert, Thru the Mirror, and Brave Little Tailor. We'll have free popcorn and plenty of nostalgia for Mickey's special day! Tuesday Looking for a fun way to get in shape? Join us for free Zumba classes offered at 8 a.m. Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday.  Computer Class: Basics of Excel 2016, Class 3 of 3  Our IT specialist will be teaching the basics of Microsoft Excel upstairs in the Ocoee Roomfrom 9 to 11 a.m. A sign-up sheet is available at the Non-Fiction Desk if you would like to reserve your place. Classes are taught as a series on a monthly basis. Anyone is welcome to join at any time, but we are on a set course and cannot start over if you join after Class 1 has started.  Preschool Story Time Lively story time for ages 3 to 5 years, with crafts, music and stories. Tuesdays and Fridays from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. in the Community Room. LEGO Club Jr.  A time for LEGO challenges and creations for ages 4-7 from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. in the Community Room.  Teen Film Society  A bi-weekly movie viewing at 4:30 p.m. for teens ages 13-17. This week we will be watching The Princess Bride (PG). Join us for a meme-movie on the first Tuesday, and an award winning movie on the third Tuesday—all shown in the Teen Zone. Recommendations for movies will be taken at each month's Teen Advisory Group. Email teenzone@clevelandlibrary.org for more information. Program Advisory Committee  Adults 18 and up are invited to join the Program Director in the Carmichael Room at 5:30 p.m. and brainstorm upcoming events and programs for our library community! Our staff wants Adult Programming to serve you, and this is a chance for you to have a say in what is offered at your library. Please note that this committee will only discuss Adult Programming. If you have a request for Children or Teen Programming, please refer it to the respective librarian. Wednesday Computer Class: Basics of Word 2016, Class 3 of 3 Our IT specialist will be teaching the basics of Microsoft Word upstairs in the Ocoee Roomfrom 9: to 11 a.m. Sign-up sheet available at the Non-Fiction Desk if you would like to reserve your place. Classes are taught as a series on a monthly basis. Anyone is welcome to join at any time, but we are on a set course and cannot start over if you join after Class 1 has started.  Scribblers  Our writing club for tweens ages 7-12 is a place for creative writing, cursive, hand-lettering, and calligraphy projects. This session will be held from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. upstairs in the Carmichael room. Regular meetings will be same place same time on the fourth Thursday of the month.   Teen Zone Wednesday Workshop This weekly workshop will be held from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. as a place where teens ages 13-17 can come and get homework help, work on creative writing projects, do arts and crafts, and just hang out in the Teen Zone! Please email teenzone@clevelandlibrary.org if you have any questions.   Thursday Baby Book Worms A story time for ages birth to 3 years with stories, music and fun activities, Thursdays from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., and again from 1to 2 p.m. in the Community Room. Library Tour  Get a first-hand view of your Cleveland Bradley County Public Library! Our director, Andy Hunt, will meet you at the Circulation Desk and show you around, every third Thursday of the month at 4:00 p.m. LEGO Club Sorting Party  Our tweens (ages 8-12) and their teen LEGO Buddies will get together in the Community Room at 4:30 p.m. with snacks and drinks. We’ll be tearing down and sorting our creations from the early November LEGO Weekend, and there will be a discussion of future annual challenges. If you would like to be a part of that discussion, please join us.  Game Night: D&D Campaign Join us in the Community Room at 6:30 p.m. for this first session of Dungeons & Dragons for adults! We will spend the first night of our campaign creating characters and introducing them to the town of Hillsfar where there are rumors of rampant xenophobia and strange occurrences. Campaign for Level 1 characters. Adults 18 and up only. For more information, contact kshorthouse@clevelandlibrary.org. For teens interested in role-playing games, contact teenzone@clevelandlibrary.org for details on our Teen RPG.  Friday Preschool Story Time Lively story time for ages 3 to 5 years, with crafts, music and stories. Fridays from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. in the Community Room. Mid-Day Build A free LEGO building program for all ages from 12:15 to 1:45 p.m. in the Community Room. Saturday Weekend Wiggles Join us in the Community Room from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. for this Early Literacy Story Time focusing on early literacy skills and providing additional guidance to caregivers for encouraging the development of those skills at home. Family Story Time  Join us for fun stories for the whole family with craft activities at 2 p.m. in the Community Room. Teen Zone After Hours We are thankful for you! Teens ages 13-17 are welcome to join us at 7 p.m. as we go on a cooking adventure and learn to prepare side dishes for upcoming holiday feasts! Please email teenzone@clevelandlibrary.org if you have any questions. Other resources, services and programs FOLA Palooza  It’s getting to be that time of year again! Save the date for Jan. 24t, so that you can come to the next annual FOLA Palooza Celebration! This year, the Friends of the Library will be hosting Cleveland-born comedian Karen Mills at the Cleveland Country Club for an evening of clean, family-friendly fun. Tickets will be $100 each and will go on sale in January, so start saving now and make plans to join us!  Memorial Brick Garden  There are only 125 blank bricks left in the library’s Memorial Brick Garden! As the holidays approach, consider memorializing your loved ones with one of our commemorative bricks. Your brick will be engraved with up to three lines of custom text and is guaranteed to last a lifetime by the new manufacturer with their weather-proof option. Applications can be found at the Circulation Desk, and the $100 charge can be paid upfront or split into 4 payments of $25 each. All proceeds go to the Friends of the Library Association.  New Bookmobile  We are excited to announce that we have purchased a new bookmobile! Right now, we are working on setting it up with a new look and a wonderful selection of books and media that will be made available to patrons at several community stops in the Bradley County area. Once we have finalized the schedule of stops, we will publish it so that you know when books will be available near you without having to drive all the way to the main library. So be on the lookout for more information! Our goal is to have the Bookmobile up and running between December 2019 and January 2020.  If you are interested in helping with the Bookmobile, we are looking for an individual who can commit to caring for the Bookmobile collection and driving the Bookmobile on a consistent, scheduled route. This would be a part-time, paid position and does not require a CDL license. For more information, please contact the Library Director at 423-472-2163, ext. 111. If you would like to commit less time and are still interested in helping, please check the VOLUNTEERS WANTED section of this column or contact the Volunteer Coordinator at 423-472-2163, ext. 141.  Law Library If you need to research a legal issue, our Law Library is located in the Reference Department on the second floor. We have a complete collection of Tennessee State Statutes available for use within the library building. Take a look on your next visit! The Book Nook Don’t forget to stop by the Book Nook the next time you visit the library! Friends of the Library (FOLA) operates and maintains the Nook, where you can find gently used fiction and non-fiction books at bargain prices. Science Fiction, Mystery and Fantasy sections have all been recently added to the FOLA collection. Each month, special sales are displayed on the table in the Book Nook area. more
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