AT THE LIBRARY:
— The Wednesday Matinee on July 2 will feature “Willie Wonka & the Chocolate Factory” (Rated G), in the Community Room at 2 p.m. Gametime after the movie will continue until 5:30 p.m.
— An Adult Book Club for ages 18 and older meets the third Wednesday of each month at 2 p.m. in the Carmichael House Conference Room. Call the library if you are interested in attending the Adult Book Club.
— A Father-Son Breakfast will be held in the Community Room July 26 from 10 to 11:15 a.m. Come prepared to build something wonderful. To sign up, stop by the Children’s Desk, call 472-2163 or go online.
— National Teen Lock-In will be held at the library from 7 p.m. on Aug. 1 until 7 a.m. on Aug. 2. This event is limited to 35 teens and a mandatory parent/teen meeting is required to attend. Check out more information online on the library’s website or in the Teen Zone on the second floor of the library.
— Local author and “Chicken Soup for the Soul” contributor Delena Richeson will speak about her writing at the library’s “2nd Sunday’email@example.com.,” July 13 in the Community Room. Her story, “A Divine Goodbye,” is one of 101 stories in the book about a range of spiritual experiences from miraculous connections, answered prayer, divine intervention and inexplicable healing to angels and messages from heaven — proving miracles happen every day to people from all walks of life.
— Join the Faith & Fitness Zumba class which meets each week at The Salvation Army on Tuesday at 5:30 p.m., and Thursday at 6 a.m. and noon. The licensed instructor is Regina Williams. Bring a friend and check out new songs and new dances that are easy and fun to learn. For more information, call 310-9557.
— TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) local chapter meets every Monday at Wesleyan Methodist Church on Peerless Road. Private weigh-ins are from 5 to 5:30 p.m.; meeting is from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. A TOPS category for children ages 7-18 is available. For more information, call 472-9628 or 593-4727.
The Gem Players will have continue to audition for the first production of the 2014/2015 season on Monday at 7 p.m. at the historic Gem Theater in Etowah. The season opens with Ron Osborne's new comedy, “Welcome Back to Ivy Gap.” The cast calls for five women, ages 40-60 years of age, and one male, age 40-60 years of age.
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