Feb. 6, 13, 20 & 27

Preschool storytime at MPL

Madisonville Public Library will hold free preschool storytime on Thursdays in February at 11 a.m. Children will be read to and will also be able to do a craft.

Feb. 6 & 20

Pokemon League at SPL

On the first and third Thursday of the month from 3:30-5 p.m., Sweetwater Public Library holds Pokemon League for fans of the trading card game, Pokemon Go or anyone interested in this craze.

Feb. 7

Mug rug class at MPL

On Friday, Feb. 7, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Madisonville Public Library will hold a Valentine’s mug rug quilting class. The class and supplies are free. Spots are limited. Pre-registration and a sewing machine are required. Register by stopping by or calling the library with your library card number.

Valentine's party at TPL

Tellico Plains Public Library will hold a Valentine's Party on Friday, Feb. 7, at 5 p.m. Attendees will get to make Valentine's Day cards. Snacks will be provided.

Feb. 8

Art class at MPL

On Saturday, Feb. 8, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Madisonville Public Library will hold an art class to teach participants how to use charcoal pencils on wood. The class and supplies are free. Spots are limited. Pre-register by stopping by or calling the library with your library card number. All ages are welcome.

Feb. 11

Mobile American Job Center Bus at MPL

The Mobile American Job Center Bus, sponsored by the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development, will be at Madisonville Public Library from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 11, to help with resumes and job searching.

Feb. 11, 18 & 25

Storytime at SPL

Sweetwater Public Library holds storytime each Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. in the children’s library.

Feb. 11, 18 & 25

STEAM Club at SPL

Sweetwater Public Library will have STEAM Club from 3:30-5 p.m. every Tuesday.

Feb. 11

Genealogy workshop at SPL

Are you curious about your family history? Do you need help with your ancestry DNA results? Sweetwater Public Library will host a genealogy workshop from 4-6 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 11.

Feb. 12

Book Club at MPL

Madisonville Public Library’s Book Club will meet on Wednesday, Feb. 12, from 1-2 p.m. to discuss, “The Lilac Girls” by Martha Hall Kelly. Call or stop by the library for more information.

Feb. 13 & 27

Game Day at SPL

Every second and fourth Thursday of the month, from 3:30-5 p.m., Sweetwater Public Library holds Game Day. Bring your cards, board and/or handheld games to play with friends and family, or play the games available at the library.

Feb. 15

Art class at MPL

On Saturday, Feb. 15, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Madisonville Public Library will hold an art class with spring Mason jars. The class and supplies are free. Spots are limited. Pre-register by stopping by or calling the library with your library card number. All ages are welcome.

Feb. 17

County Library Board meeting

There will be a County Library Board meeting at Madisonville Public Library on Monday, Feb. 17, at 6:30 p.m.

Feb. 18

Friends of TPL meeting

Friends of the Tellico Plains Public Library will hold their annual business meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 18, at 7 p.m. at the Tellico Plains Public Library. The meeting will be to elect officers and discuss new business, including fundraising for the new library addition. All members are urged to attend.

Feb. 19

Mobile American Job Center Bus at SPL

The Mobile American Job Center Bus, sponsored by the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development, will be in the Sweetwater Public Library parking lot from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 19, to help with resumes and job searching.

Feb. 21

Essential oils presentation

Madisonville Public Library will hold a roller ball Essential Oils class on Friday, Feb. 21, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. to teach participants how to prepare an Essential Oil roller bottle. The class and supplies are free. Pre-register by stopping by or calling the library with your library card number.

Feb. 22

Art class at MPL

On Saturday, Feb. 22, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Madisonville Public Library will hold an art class for bracelet jewelry making. The class and supplies are free. Spots are limited. Pre-register by stopping by or calling the library with your library card number. All ages are welcome.

Feb. 27

City Library Board meeting

The (Madisonville) City Library Board will meet at Madisonville Public Library on Thursday, Feb. 27, at 4:30 p.m.

Until Feb. 28

Winter Reading Challenge at TPL

Tellico Public Library is holding a Winter Reading Challenge for young adults from Jan. 2 to Feb. 28. Read a book, win a prize. Grand prizes will also be given at the end of the challenge. Stop by the library for more information.

Feb. 28

Art journaling class at MPL

Madisonville Public Library will hold an art journaling class on Friday, Feb. 28, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. The class and supplies are free. Spots are limited. Pre-register by stopping by or calling the library with your library card number. All ages are welcome.

Feb. 29

Art class at MPL

On Saturday, Feb. 29, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Madisonville Public Library will hold an art class to teach participants how to use charcoal on paper. The class and supplies are free. Spots are limited. Pre-register by stopping by or calling the library with your library card number. All ages are welcome.

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