Events for Thursday, Mar 01, 2018

MPL: The LUV Club

“Living Up to Values” for girls is a program designed to empower and encourage all girls through a variety of activities that include - crafts, games, music and special guests. Registration is encouraged. For more information or to register, please call 438-7075.

Location: Toulminville Branch

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MPL: Chess Club

Learn to play Chess! Beginners and experienced players are welcome. For more information, call 645-6840.

Location: Semmes Branch

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MPL: Little Discoveries with Mr. Wayne

Children ages 3-6

Mr. Wayne from the Gulf Coast Exploreum Science Center presents lessons and projects fusing science and literature for preschool children. Following the program, we encourage parents and children to stay and participate in crafts, play, and social time. For more information, please call the children’s department at 208-7086 or email crhodes@mplonline.org. 

Location: Ben May Main Library

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Thursdays at MMofA

Free admission and access to all galleries; special programs. Thursday, 10 AM - 9 PM.

Location: Mobile Museum of Art

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MPL: Matinee @ the Main

Join us every Thursday in March for some of the best, contemporary films. For a complete list of films, please call 208-7098, or check out our website at www.mobilepubliclibrary.org.

Location: Ben May Main Library

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MPL: The LUV Club

“Living Up to Values” for girls is a program designed to empower and encourage all girls through a variety of activities that include - crafts, games, music and special guests. Registration is encouraged. For more information or to register, please call 438-7075.

Location: Mobile Public Library Toulminville Branch

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MPL: TGIT! Club Days

Thank goodness it's Thursday! Have fun with LEGO challenges, arts & crafts, a variety of games and even a movie! For more information, please call the children’s department at 208-7086 or email crhodes@mplonline.org.

Location: Ben May Main Library

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MPL: A Celebration of Women’s History Month

Join us for a special viewing of Season 1 of the PBS series, Makers: Women Who Make America. Streaming of this three-part series is made possible by Kanopy. To find out more about Kanopy, check out our website at www.mobilepubliclibrary.org/resources/emovies.php. For more information, please call 208-7079.

Location: Bernheim Hall at the Ben May Main Library

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An Evening With Dr. Synthia Saint James

Ticket Information:

BSCCfundation@gmail.com or EvenBrite.com

Location: History Museum of Mobile

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MMofA: do it

do it began in Paris in 1993 as a conversation between curator Hans Ulrich Obrist and artists Christian Boltanski and Bertrand Lavier. They were curious to see what would happen if they started an exhibition that could constantly generate new versions of itself. To test the idea, they invited 12 artists to propose artworks based on written “scores” or instructions that can be openly interpreted every time they are presented. The instructions were then translated into 9 different languages and circulated internationally as a book.

Location: Mobile Museum of Art

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MMofA: Intermediate Throwing on the Pottery Wheel with Angie King

Tuesdays, February 20 – March 27
5:30 – 8 p.m.
$175/$130 members
EARLY BIRD: $155/$110 members
Register by 02/06/2018 for Early Bird Price 

Build on basic pottery wheel skills in this eight-week intermediate class. Participants will learn to refine their forms, throw larger pieces, and create more complex forms such as lidded jars. Students registering for Intermediate Throwing on the Pottery Wheel must have prior wheel throwing experience and the ability to center by themselves.

Location: Mobile Museum of Art

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