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2780 Five Forks Trickum Road
Lawrenceville,GA30044-5865United States

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January 2017
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16-year old Max McGrath has just moved to a new town - and is desperately trying to fit in - when he discovers his body can generate the universe's most powerful energy. This movie is rated PG-13.

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Baby & Me

01/19/2017 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am

Lap bounces, diaper changing songs, rhymes, stories, play and more. Come join our growing group of babies and caregivers while we have fun and encourage an early love of all things language. For pre-walkers ages 2 and under.

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Join us for a fun program that uses music, wiggles and giggles to show the connection between reading and rhythm! This program is designed for kids, ages 3 and up. Space can be limited and will be on a first-to-arrive basis.

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History Book Club at Five Forks

01/23/2017 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

New members always welcome. If you enjoy reading about historical events, this is the book club for you. The Witches: Salem, 1692 by Stacey Schiff The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Cleopatra, the #1 national bestseller, unpacks the mystery of the Salem Witch Trials. It began in 1692, over an exceptionally raw Massachusetts winter, when a minister's daughter began to scream and convulse. It ended less than a year later, but not before 19 men and women had been hanged and an 75-year-old man…

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Toddler Storytime

01/24/2017 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am

Stories, Songs, Rhymes, and Play! Join us as we spend a fun-filled half hour reading books and singing songs that will be sure to get you moving. Ages 2ish and under.

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Toddler Storytime

01/24/2017 @ 11:30 am - 12:00 pm

Stories, Songs, Rhymes, and Play! Join us as we spend a fun-filled half hour reading books and singing songs that will be sure to get you moving. Ages 2ish and under.

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Adult Non-Fiction Book Club

01/25/2017 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Join us at the Five Forks branch to discuss a non-fiction book of your choosing. This month’s topic is “Holocaust Rescuers & Survivors.”

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Pajama Storytime

01/25/2017 @ 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Stories, Songs, and Rhymes! Join us as we spend a fun-filled evening reading books and singing songs in our pajamas. Ages 2 and up.

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Preschool Storytime

01/27/2017 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am

Stories, Songs, and Rhymes! Join us as we spend a fun-filled half hour reading books and singing songs that will be sure to get you moving. Ages 3ish-5.

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In 1961, the financially strapped author Pamela "P. L." Travers reluctantly travels from her home in London to Los Angeles to work with Walt Disney at the urging of her agent, Diarmuid Russell. This movie is rated PG-13.

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February 2017
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Kids will explore new concepts with stories and activity stations, using an aspect of STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, math) each month! This program is intended for children between the ages of 2 and 6 and their participating grown-up.

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Toddler Storytime

02/07/2017 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am

Stories, Songs, Rhymes, and Play! Join us as we spend a fun-filled half hour reading books and singing songs that will be sure to get you moving. Ages 2ish and under.

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Toddler Storytime

02/07/2017 @ 11:30 am - 12:00 pm

Stories, Songs, Rhymes, and Play! Join us as we spend a fun-filled half hour reading books and singing songs that will be sure to get you moving. Ages 2ish and under.

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LEGO Play @ Your Library

02/08/2017 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Go crazy with LEGOs with our drop-in event. Ages 5+

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Join us for a recurring monthly program, geared just for homeschooled children, ages 5-11. Each month will feature a different theme and fantastic activities to do or share! Don't miss out on the fun!  

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Baby & Me

02/09/2017 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am

Lap bounces, diaper changing songs, rhymes, stories, play and more. Come join our growing group of babies and caregivers while we have fun and encourage an early love of all things language. For pre-walkers ages 2 and under.

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Preschool Storytime

02/10/2017 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am

Stories, Songs, and Rhymes! Join us as we spend a fun-filled half hour reading books and singing songs that will be sure to get you moving. Ages 3ish-5.

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Doggie Tales

02/11/2017 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Have a tail-wagging good time while practicing reading skills! Children ages 5-10 are invited to read to a friendly dog. The dogs are trained and registered members of Therapy Dogs International Chapter #193 . The purpose of Doggie Tales is to help children enjoy and practice reading skills. Doggie Tales programs are held every week at select branches.

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Have your little one dress up for a Valentine's themed party @the library...it's sweetheart fun for everyone! This program is for kids, ages 5 and under. Space is limited, therefore a free ticket (one per person) is required. Tickets will be available for pick-up at the Five Forks branch starting on February 7th. There are 2 dances to choose from; one at 10:30 am and repeating at 11:30 am.

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Have your little one dress up for a Valentine’s themed party @the library…it’s sweetheart fun for everyone! This program is for kids, ages 5 and under. Space is limited, therefore a free ticket (one per person) is required. Tickets will be available for pick-up at the Five Forks branch starting on February 7th. There are 2 dances to choose from; one at 10:30 am and repeating at 11:30 am.

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Baby & Me

02/16/2017 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am

Lap bounces, diaper changing songs, rhymes, stories, play and more. Come join our growing group of babies and caregivers while we have fun and encourage an early love of all things language. For pre-walkers ages 2 and under.

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music swirl

Join us for a fun program that uses music, wiggles and giggles to show the connection between reading and rhythm! This program is designed for kids, ages 3 and up. Space can be limited and will be on a first-to-arrive basis.

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Preschool Storytime

02/17/2017 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am

Stories, Songs, and Rhymes! Join us as we spend a fun-filled half hour reading books and singing songs that will be sure to get you moving. Ages 3ish-5.

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LEGOs & A Movie – Finding Dory

02/20/2017 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Come play with LEGOS and watch a fun movie! This month we’ll be watching Pixar’s “Finding Dory”. This movie is rated PG. Ages 5+

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Toddler Storytime

02/21/2017 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am

Stories, Songs, Rhymes, and Play! Join us as we spend a fun-filled half hour reading books and singing songs that will be sure to get you moving. Ages 2ish and under.

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Toddler Storytime

02/21/2017 @ 11:30 am - 12:00 pm

Stories, Songs, Rhymes, and Play! Join us as we spend a fun-filled half hour reading books and singing songs that will be sure to get you moving. Ages 2ish and under.

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Pajama Storytime

02/22/2017 @ 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Stories, Songs, and Rhymes! Join us as we spend a fun-filled evening reading books and singing songs in our pajamas. Ages 2 and up.

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Preschool Storytime

02/24/2017 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am

Stories, Songs, and Rhymes! Join us as we spend a fun-filled half hour reading books and singing songs that will be sure to get you moving. Ages 3ish-5.

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In celebration of Dr. Seuss’s birthday and Read Across America, we invite you to meet the Cat in the Hat. Hear a story, say a few silly rhymes, then shake his hand quick and do not forget to take a cute pic! This program is open to all ages.

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March 2017
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Spring Vegetable Gardening

03/29/2017 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Gwinnett County Extension Agent Timothy Daly will discuss the many vegetables that can be grown in our area and how to care for them to produce a bountiful harvest. There is no charge, but pre-registration is required by March 27 by contacting the Gwinnett Public Libraries at events@gwinnettpl.org.

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April 2017
Free
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Spring Cleaning and Household Hazardous Waste Management Workshop Everyone has that closet or shelf in the basement or garage with bottles of this and that from years ago.  What is all that stuff?  How should you dispose of it?  Some of these chemicals can be harmful to you, your family and the environment.  Attend this workshop and you can learn some strategies for handling and storing these types of household chemicals, as well as ideas on safe and environmentally friendly…

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