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Upcoming Events

Mar 03
10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Adults Children General
Join Orchestra Iowa’s talented chamber ensembles this Saturday from 10:30 - 11:00 am as they introduce preschool-aged children to the instruments of the orchestra! This month's program will feature the beauty and talent of the woodwind instruments!Focused on fun and learning, Pied Piper Concerts offer children the opportunity to enjoy an up-close and personal chamber concert absolutely FREE! Concerts are each 30-minutes in length. Ages: PreschoolTuition: FREE! For more information, please contact the Orchestra Iowa School at 319.366.8206.
Mar 03
2:00 PM to 4:30 PM | Meeting Room B
Teens
Are you in middle or high school and interested in tabletop RPGs? Whether you've never played before or have conquered many campaigns, roleplay games are fun, immersive experiences that explore narratives, build teamwork, and shape stories with dice. Spots are limited, so fill out this form and Rachel will contact you with more information. No prior RPG experience needed. We are also looking for DMs/GMs (any age) to lead middle school and high school players. Please email Rachel if interested.  
Mar 05
10:30 AM to 11:30 AM | Meeting Room B
Adults General
Stretch your memory and have some fun with Timeless Trivia! Through film clips, historic phones, and commentary, there will be a new theme every month. Come with friends or to meet new folks.  March 5 - Advertising Slogans, Jingles, and Taglines April 2 - The Explosive Era of the Baby Boomers May 7 - Hail to the Chiefs June - The Turbulent Sixties July - Astronauts, Moon Shots, and Spacewalks  
Mar 05
5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
This class will teach an evidence-based, easy to learn and effective parenting program for parents of children ages 18 months to 5 years. 1-2-3 Magic offers strategies for parents to manage their children’s challenging behaviors. This workshop focuses on more action and less talk, parents will work together with the PEC facilitator to determine the areas of concern and establish action steps. Each workshop will begin with a family meal, followed by a parent-child activity and ending with an hour-long parent workshop. Childcare is provided nearby during the parent workshop. This workshop... Continue Reading
Mar 05
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM | Conference Room
Adults General
The library sponsors this great Writing Group for adults. If you're an aspiring writer looking for folks you'd like to share with and learn from, we encourage you to come. The group meets on the 1st Monday of each month; exceptions will be posted. Contact staff representative Jo at jpearson@marionpubliclibrary.org with questions. 
Mar 06
10:00 AM to 10:20 AM | Meeting Rooms A & B
Children General
This interactive story time is geared for ages 18 months to 3 years (little ones and big kids can come too but the materials used will be for the toddler age group!) Each session last 20 minutes and includes stories, songs, rhymes and other fun activities!
Mar 06
10:45 AM to 11:15 AM | Meeting Rooms A & B
Children General
This interactive story time is geared for ages 3-5 years (little ones and big kids can come too but the materials used will be for the preschool age group!) Each session last 30 minutes and includes stories, songs, rhymes and other fun activities!
Mar 06
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM | Meeting Room A
Teens
We’ve got a space set aside just for teens every Tuesday and Friday from 3-4 p.m. Do homework, hang out with friends, or just relax. It’s your space—make it what you want it to be!

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