BEGIN:VCALENDAR PRODID:-//Google Inc//Google Calendar 70.9054//EN VERSION:2.0 CALSCALE:GREGORIAN METHOD:PUBLISH X-WR-CALNAME:wilkescountyarl@gmail.com X-WR-TIMEZONE:America/New_York BEGIN:VTIMEZONE TZID:America/New_York X-LIC-LOCATION:America/New_York BEGIN:DAYLIGHT TZOFFSETFROM:-0500 TZOFFSETTO:-0400 TZNAME:EDT DTSTART:19700308T020000 RRULE:FREQ=YEARLY;BYMONTH=3;BYDAY=2SU END:DAYLIGHT BEGIN:STANDARD TZOFFSETFROM:-0400 TZOFFSETTO:-0500 TZNAME:EST DTSTART:19701101T020000 RRULE:FREQ=YEARLY;BYMONTH=11;BYDAY=1SU END:STANDARD END:VTIMEZONE BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20220523T173000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20220523T190000 DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:4l4qqpborseagu70jbtc1tcj0u_R20220124T223000@google.com RECURRENCE-ID;TZID=America/New_York:20220523T173000 CREATED:20210722T200425Z DESCRIPTION:Location: Wilkes\, meeting at Wilkes Heritage Mus eum for May 23
Audience: Adults

The Wilkes Genealogical Socie ty meets on the fourth Monday of every month at 5:30 pm in the Local Histor y &\; Genealogy Room of the library. Enjoy a group that collects and pr eserves Wilkes County's family histories. Visitors and members are all wel come. For more information\, you can contact wilkesgensoc@outlook.com or call the library at 336-838-28 18 ext. 242.
LAST-MODIFIED:20220521T183309Z LOCATION:Wilkes Heritage Museum\, 100 E Main St\, Wilkesboro\, NC 28697\, U SA SEQUENCE:1 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:Wilkes Genealogical Society TRANSP:OPAQUE END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20220523T170000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20220523T183000 RRULE:FREQ=MONTHLY;BYDAY=4MO DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:2ktp1p2b1b37qh7mrjatdj0ckd@google.com CREATED:20220413T155420Z DESCRIPTION:Location: Wilkes County Public Library
Audience: Music lovers\, come have fun with Lonesome Ridge Bandperform on the upper level of the library. Enjoy some lively bluegrass and gospel music!
LAST-MODIFIED:20220511T143524Z LOCATION:Wilkes County Public Library\, 215 10th St\, North Wilkesboro\, NC 28659\, USA SEQUENCE:1 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:Lonesome Ridge Band TRANSP:OPAQUE END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART:20220502T223000Z DTEND:20220502T233000Z DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:5mqkvucvndf6ida28daqsk6dge@google.com CREATED:20220129T214928Z DESCRIPTION:Location: Wilkes\, Friends of the Library Meeting Room AND online via Zoom

Audience: \; Adults &\; Young Adults

Wilke s County Public Library presents author\, professor\, and minister J. Dana Trent for a special talk\, "Savoring Life while Adapting to Change." \; Trent's latest book is Dessert First: Preparing for Death while Savorin g Life. \; Attached is a readers' guide designed for the book during Lent. Visit her website to learn more about her : https://jdanatrent.com/
 \;
Register in advance for this virt ual program: https://bit.ly/52DanaTrent \; \;OR drop by th e library to join the conversation via Zoom in the Friends of the Library M eeting Room (to attend at the library\, you must be on time).
 \;
This is a program "supporting commu nity inclusion" funded by a grant award and in partnership with NAMI High C ounty\, NCDHHS\, and SAMHSA.

 \;
Sponsors: \;
< span>Wilkes County P ublic Library\, a proud part of Appalachian Regional Library
NAMI High Country (National Alliance on Mental Illness)
NCDHHS (North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services)
< span>SAMHSA (Substance Ab use and Mental Health Services Administration)

LAST-MODIFIED:20220423T175222Z LOCATION:215 10th St\, North Wilkesboro\, NC 28659\, USA SEQUENCE:0 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:Virtual Visit with Dana Trent: "Savoring Life while Adapting to Cha nge" TRANSP:OPAQUE ATTACH;FILENAME=Trent_Dessert_First_Lenten_Guide_2020.pdf;FMTTYPE=applicati on/pdf:https://drive.google.com/open?id=1BxgtxirRlpipSDrMU7Ot0P1_XU0HPN6y&a uthuser=0 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;VALUE=DATE:20220525 DTEND;VALUE=DATE:20220601 DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:3opqop3mp03losni9drb19u6ij@google.com CREATED:20220422T200700Z DESCRIPTION:

As part of Towel Day\, we're taking things one step furth er with another contest!

Sample Menu Contestfor the Resta urant at the End of the Universe

 \; \; \; Do you have ideasof what the Restaurant at the End of the Universe shou ld serve? Let’s see thoseideas! Submit your entries online through Facebook or Instagram or bring in your submissions to theChildren’s Library! Bonus Points if you bring us a menu that we can display!

All submiss ion for the Menu Contest are due by May 31st.

LAST-MODIFIED:20220422T201303Z LOCATION:Wilkes County Public Library\, 215 10th St\, North Wilkesboro\, NC 28659\, USA SEQUENCE:0 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:Sample Menu Contest for the Restaurant at the End of the Universe TRANSP:TRANSPARENT END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;VALUE=DATE:20220525 DTEND;VALUE=DATE:20220526 DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:59em3fsl7tfrkhkum0161cv8la@google.com CREATED:20220422T200533Z DESCRIPTION:

Towel Day

A special event celebrating The Hitch hiker’s Guide to theGalaxy series!

Stop by the library for festive cr aft kits\, contests\, photoops and a guest appearance by Marvin the Paranoi d Android!

If you can’t participate in the festivities in-person\, no problem! We’ve got you covered! Tune in to our YouTube channel for readings &\; snippets of The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy\, readings ofpatron -submitted Bad Vogon Poetry. \; Tag us on Facebook/Instagram/orTwitter with your best (properly dressed) towel photos and your favoriteHitchhiker’ s Guide memories!

Important Things to Know:

May 16th:

Bad Vogon Poetry Contest Begins! – Look up “V ogonpoetry” and send us your worst poems for us to read online on May 25th!

All Submissions are due by May 20thand m ay be sent via Facebook/Instagram/Twitter or to wilkesfacebook@arlibrary.org.

 \;

May 25th: There’s a lot going on so l isten closely…

Towel Donation Drive (All Day!)

 \; A ll day on May 25th\, we’re collectingtowels and new washcloths t o share with the Catherine H. Barber MemorialShelter and the Humane Society !

 \; \; \; For every person that donates\, you get apriz e!

Towel Readings (Online!)

Bad Vogon Poetry Readings (Online!)

 \; \; \; You submitted them &\; now we’rereading them!

Towel Contest Begins @ 1pm (in-person!)

 \; \; \; Come sporting your best towel for achance to win prizes!

Sample Menu Contest for the Restaurant at the E nd of theUniverse Begins!

 \; \; \; Do you have ideas of what the Restaurantat the End of the Universe should serve? Let’s see t hose ideas! Submit yourentries online through Facebook or Instagram or bring in yoursubmissions to the Children’s Library! Bonus Points if you bring us a menu thatwe can display!

All submission for the Menu Conte st are due by May 31st and may be sent viaFacebook/Instagr am/Twitter OR IN PERSON!!

LAST-MODIFIED:20220422T201257Z LOCATION: SEQUENCE:0 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:Towel Day TRANSP:TRANSPARENT END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;VALUE=DATE:20220516 DTEND;VALUE=DATE:20220521 DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:6thv8vfj2ijjqp1hi9unin4vde@google.com CREATED:20220422T200403Z DESCRIPTION:

Bad Vogon PoetryContest Begins! – Look up “Vogon poet ry” and send us your worst poems forus to read online on May 25th!

All Submissions are due by May 20th and may be sen t via Facebook\, Instagram\, Twitter or to wilkesfacebook@arlibrary.org.

LAST-MODIFIED:20220422T200403Z LOCATION: SEQUENCE:0 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:Bad Vogon Poetry Contest! TRANSP:TRANSPARENT END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;VALUE=DATE:20220531 DTEND;VALUE=DATE:20220703 DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:7smdkkctj8jo2he8baa5t55qld@google.com CREATED:20220422T185908Z DESCRIPTION:

Come one\, come all and register for our Summer R eading Program!
Stop by the Wilkes County Public Library to pick up your Summer Reading packetwhen you register!

Registration dates are May 3 1st – July 2nd.

The Summer Reading Program offi cially begins June 6thand thereare prizes galore for all of our avid readers!
We’re hosting online events as well as in-person story tim es and activities!Pick up a calendar and follow us on social media for up-t o-date informationabout all of our events!

LAST-MODIFIED:20220422T191210Z LOCATION:Wilkes County Public Library\, 215 10th St\, North Wilkesboro\, NC 28659\, USA SEQUENCE:0 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:Summer Reading Program Registration TRANSP:TRANSPARENT END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20220608T110000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20220608T120000 RRULE:FREQ=MONTHLY;UNTIL=20230111T045959Z;BYDAY=2WE DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:5d2s10tp4bbgufvbdsov9f2ohv@google.com CREATED:20220419T203702Z DESCRIPTION: \;This 1 hour class teaches families the safest
sleep practices for babies to reduce the risk of
SIDS. To attend\, y ou must be: at least 30 weeks pregnant or a parent of

an infant under 1 year old. Attendees will receive a
FREE PACK’N’PL AY! (One per infant). For more information\, contact the Health
Departme nt at 336-651-7483. LAST-MODIFIED:20220419T203952Z LOCATION:Wilkes County Public Library\, 215 10th St\, North Wilkesboro\, NC 28659\, USA SEQUENCE:0 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:Baby's Easy Safe Sleep Training TRANSP:OPAQUE END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20220509T173000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20220509T183000 RRULE:FREQ=MONTHLY;UNTIL=20230109T045959Z;BYDAY=2MO EXDATE;TZID=America/New_York:20221212T173000 EXDATE;TZID=America/New_York:20221010T173000 EXDATE;TZID=America/New_York:20220808T173000 EXDATE;TZID=America/New_York:20220613T173000 DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:4979bv6tjtcs41da3i34qnh4pj@google.com CREATED:20220419T202346Z DESCRIPTION:This 1 hour class teaches families the safest\nsleep practices for babies to reduce the risk of\nSIDS. To attend\, you must be: at least 3 0 weeks pregnant \nor a parent of an infant under 1 year old\nAttendees wil l receive a FREE PACK’N’PLAY! (One\nper infant). For more information\, con tact the Health\nDepartment at 336-651-7483. LAST-MODIFIED:20220419T203250Z LOCATION:Wilkes County Public Library\, 215 10th St\, North Wilkesboro\, NC 28659\, USA SEQUENCE:0 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:Baby's Easy Safe Sleep Training TRANSP:OPAQUE END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART:20220425T223000Z DTEND:20220425T233000Z DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:09sgebf3dchdkjc4nikcsnmlut@google.com CREATED:20220221T181106Z DESCRIPTION:Location: Wilkes\, Friends of the Librar y Meeting Room AND online via Zoom
Audience: \; Adults &\; Young Adults

Wilkes County Public Library presents guest speaker Lisa Krystynak with a virtual talk\, "Making My Garden Grow Beauti fully Through Rescuing Dead and Discarded Plants." \; Krystynak is a trauma survivor\, Promise Resource Network Co-Director\, and ha s worked with HUB\, First Family Court\, and Just for Today.
  \;
Register in advance for this virtual program: < /i>https://bi t.ly/3NVrwvC \; \;OR drop by the library to join the con versation via Zoom in the Friends of the Library Meeting Room (to attend at the library\, you must be on time).
 \;< br>This is a program "supporting community inclusion" funded by a grant award and in partnership with NAMI High County\, NCDHHS\, and SAMH SA.

 \;
Sponsors: \;

Wilkes County Public Library\, a pro ud part of Appalachian Regional Library
NAMI High Country (Nation al Alliance on Mental Illness)
NCDHHS (North Carolina Department of He alth and Human Services)
SAMHSA (Substance Abuse and Mental Health Ser vices Administration) LAST-MODIFIED:20220406T212035Z LOCATION:Wilkes County Public Library\, 215 10th St\, North Wilkesboro\, NC 28659\, USA SEQUENCE:0 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:Virtual Visit with Speaker Lisa Krystynak TRANSP:OPAQUE ATTACH;FILENAME=Lisa Krystynak Program 2-3 revised Zoom link.pdf;FMTTYPE=ap plication/pdf:https://drive.google.com/open?id=1mTx8lKkNSjukxPCo0Cv6OO99M1v r-XoV&authuser=0 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART:20220425T210000Z DTEND:20220425T223000Z DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:24t4s2kme2dq5m58udaksr2qql@google.com CREATED:20220405T223247Z DESCRIPTION:Location: Wilkes County Public Library
Audience: Music lovers\, come join us in welcoming Lonesome Ridge Band back to perfor ming on the upper level of the library. Enjoy some lively bluegrass and gos pel music!
LAST-MODIFIED:20220405T223600Z LOCATION:Wilkes County Public Library\, 215 10th St\, North Wilkesboro\, NC 28659\, USA SEQUENCE:0 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:Lonesome Ridge Band TRANSP:OPAQUE END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART:20220414T180000Z DTEND:20220414T183000Z DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:6ldep07r1aeuvrqvc90bj6aael@google.com CREATED:20220405T141725Z DESCRIPTION:
Location: Wilkes
Audience: Adults

Mon ey Smart Week 2022 features free online events to learn more about your mon ey and what it can do for you. \; The goal is to encourage greater fina ncial well-being in our communities. \; \;
 \;
We'll meet in the Friends of the Library Meeting Room\, 2:00 - 2:30 pm for these them es:

Monday - "Spend Smart. Eat Smart." \;

Tuesday - "Cr edit: Build &\; Improve It!"

Wednesday - "Buying or Refinancing a Home: Options and Tools"

Thursday - "Understanding Social Security R etirement\, Spouse\, and Survivor Benefits"
 \;
Content is provid ed by these government\, nonprofit\, and educational institutions: \; I owa State University Extension and Outreach\, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau\, North West Housing Partnership\, and Social Security Administrati on. \; The Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago sponsors Money Smart Week an nually\, and this is the 20th anniversary.
LAST-MODIFIED:20220405T141725Z LOCATION:Wilkes County Public Library\, 215 10th St\, North Wilkesboro\, NC 28659\, USA SEQUENCE:0 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:"Social Security: Understanding Retirement\, Spouse & Survivor Bene fits"-Money Smart Week TRANSP:OPAQUE END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART:20220412T180000Z DTEND:20220412T183000Z DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:6s2pfhnar7t2j973hndg8568q2@google.com CREATED:20220405T140609Z DESCRIPTION:
Location: Wilkes
Audience: Adults

Money Smart Week 2022 features free online events to learn mo re about your money and what it can do for you. \; The goal is to encou rage greater financial well-being in our communities. \; \;
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We'll meet in the Friends of the Library Meeting Room\, 2:00 - 2:30 pm for these themes:

Monday - "Spend Smart. Eat Smart." \;

Tuesday - "Credit: Build &\; Improve It!"

Wednesday - "Buying or Refinancing a Home: Options and Tools"

Thursday - "Understanding Social Security Retirement\, Spouse\, and Survivor Benefits"
 \;
Content is provided by these government\, nonprofit\, and educational insti tutions: \; Iowa State University Extension and Outreach\, Consumer Fin ancial Protection Bureau\, North West Housing Partnership\, and Social Secu rity Administration. \; The Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago sponsors Mo ney Smart Week annually\, and this is the 20th anniversary.
LAST-MODIFIED:20220405T141542Z LOCATION:Wilkes County Public Library\, 215 10th St\, North Wilkesboro\, NC 28659\, USA SEQUENCE:0 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:"Credit: Build & Improve It!"-Money Smart Week TRANSP:OPAQUE END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART:20220411T180000Z DTEND:20220411T183000Z DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:42jenl1kimk91a5fe329b38hdj@google.com CREATED:20220405T140457Z DESCRIPTION:
Location: Wilkes
Audience: Adults

Money Smart Week 2022 features free online events to learn more abo ut your money and what it can do for you. \; The goal is to encourage g reater financial well-being in our communities. \; \;
 \;
We'll meet in the Friends of the Library Meeting Room\, 2:00 - 2:30 pm for these themes:

Monday - "Spend Smart. Eat Smart." \;

Tu esday - "Credit: Build &\; Improve It!"

Wednesday - "Buying or Ref inancing a Home: Options and Tools"

Thursday - "Understanding Social Security Retirement\, Spouse\, and Survivor Benefits"
 \;
Conten t is provided by these government\, nonprofit\, and educational institution s: \; Iowa State University Extension and Outreach\, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau\, North West Housing Partnership\, and Social Security A dministration. \; The Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago sponsors Money Sm art Week annually\, and this is the 20th anniversary.
LAST-MODIFIED:20220405T141529Z LOCATION:Wilkes County Public Library\, 215 10th St\, North Wilkesboro\, NC 28659\, USA SEQUENCE:0 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:"Spend Smart. Eat Smart."-Money Smart Week TRANSP:OPAQUE END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART:20220413T180000Z DTEND:20220413T183000Z DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:1aka5h196ebe0lcjl3bc6jf11a@google.com CREATED:20220405T141518Z DESCRIPTION:
Location: Wilkes
Audience: Adults

Money Sma rt Week 2022 features free online events to learn more about your money and what it can do for you. \; The goal is to encourage greater financial well-being in our communities. \; \;
 \;
We'll meet in th e Friends of the Library Meeting Room\, 2:00 - 2:30 pm for these themes:

Monday - "Spend Smart. Eat Smart." \;

Tuesday - "Credit: Build &\; Improve It!"

Wednesday - "Buying or Refinancing a Home: Options and Tools"

Thursday - "Understanding Social Security Retirem ent\, Spouse\, and Survivor Benefits"
 \;
Content is provided by these government\, nonprofit\, and educational institutions: \; Iowa St ate University Extension and Outreach\, Consumer Financial Protection Burea u\, North West Housing Partnership\, and Social Security Administration.&nb sp\; The Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago sponsors Money Smart Week annually \, and this is the 20th anniversary.


LAST-MODIFIED:20220405T141518Z LOCATION:Wilkes County Public Library\, 215 10th St\, North Wilkesboro\, NC 28659\, USA SEQUENCE:0 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:"Buying or Refinancing a Home: Options & Tools"-Money Smart Week TRANSP:OPAQUE END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;VALUE=DATE:20220411 DTEND;VALUE=DATE:20220415 DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:5hush9ui006hl12lntci5vl4o0@google.com CREATED:20220405T135841Z DESCRIPTION: LAST-MODIFIED:20220405T135841Z LOCATION:Wilkes County Public Library\, 215 10th St\, North Wilkesboro\, NC 28659\, USA SEQUENCE:0 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:Money Smart Week TRANSP:TRANSPARENT END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;VALUE=DATE:20220404 DTEND;VALUE=DATE:20220410 DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:4r9kefb4eropmqattq5487md8u@google.com CREATED:20220405T135734Z DESCRIPTION: LAST-MODIFIED:20220405T135749Z LOCATION:Wilkes County Public Library\, 215 10th St\, North Wilkesboro\, NC 28659\, USA SEQUENCE:0 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:National Library Week TRANSP:TRANSPARENT END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART:20220307T233000Z DTEND:20220308T003000Z DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:1b2i3s7at0qliajgg04soe9bnf@google.com CREATED:20220129T214234Z DESCRIPTION:Location: Wilkes\, Friends of th e Library Meeting Room AND online via Zoom
Audience: \; Adults &\ ; Young Adults

Wilkes County Public Library presen ts artist\, photographer\, speaker\, and musician Warren Hanson with a virt ual talk on his book\,The Next Place\, which is one of the most high ly regarded bereavement books in the country.
 \ ;
Register in advance for this virtual program: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting /register/tZYldemsrjwjHt0qjXYB-3DVC59TQo1IGR5c  \; OR drop b y the library to join the conversation via Zoom in the Friends of the Libra ry Meeting Room (to attend at the library\, you must be on time).
 \;
This is a program "supporting c ommunity inclusion" funded by a grant award and in partnership with NAMI Hi gh County\, NCDHHS\, and SAMHSA.

 \ ;
Sponsors: \;< br>Wilkes Coun ty Public Library\, a proud part of Appalachian Regional Library
NAMI High Country (National Alliance on Mental Illness)
NCDHHS (No rth Carolina Department of Health and Human Services)
SAMHSA (Substanc e Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration)
LAST-MODIFIED:20220303T233141Z LOCATION:215 10th St\, North Wilkesboro\, NC 28659\, USA SEQUENCE:1 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:The Next Place: Hope for the Everyday Heart with Warren Hanson TRANSP:OPAQUE ATTACH;FILENAME=Warren Hanson Program.jpg;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:https://drive. google.com/open?id=1aRu7X8v6JqunzvfXuKruohttPZWneBSY&authuser=0 ATTACH;FILENAME=The Next Place book cover.jpg;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:https://dr ive.google.com/open?id=1m8B9Fm8q4bS4u1HBCiIgWFp3dvIbq48V&authuser=0 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART:20220304T190000Z DTEND:20220304T203000Z DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:7f7oevffsj1itaah6sbt69e3pp@google.com CREATED:20220303T230052Z DESCRIPTION:Location: Wilkes County Public Library\, Friends of the Librar y Meeting Room\nAudience: Adults\n\nWe're hosting a live\, town hall webina r to understand more about current events with book challenges in libraries . As libraries continue confronting unprecedented attacks on the freedom t o read\, the Public Library Association (PLA) invites you to participate in a virtual town hall to connect with libraries across the nation. \n \nDuri ng this free event\, speakers will participate in facilitated conversations that explore effective responses to the coordinated attempts at censorship currently sweeping the nation. A moderated chat will follow\, inviting attendees to pose questions and share insights based on personal experience s. \n\nThis virtual town hall is presented by the Public Library Associati on (PLA)\, a division of the American Library Association (ALA). LAST-MODIFIED:20220303T230104Z LOCATION:Wilkes County Public Library\, 215 10th St\, North Wilkesboro\, NC 28659\, USA SEQUENCE:0 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:Facing the Challenge: Intellectual Freedom in Libraries TRANSP:OPAQUE END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20210604T180000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20210604T183000 RRULE:FREQ=WEEKLY;BYDAY=FR EXDATE;TZID=America/New_York:20211231T180000 EXDATE;TZID=America/New_York:20211224T180000 EXDATE;TZID=America/New_York:20211203T180000 EXDATE;TZID=America/New_York:20211126T180000 DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:vri7fbghkan5agf2cp9h9iuuf0@google.com CREATED:20210302T173716Z DESCRIPTION:Join Ms. Elizabeth for a quiet bedtime story featuring funny an imals and crazy critters. 6 pm on Facebook LAST-MODIFIED:20220303T182247Z LOCATION: SEQUENCE:2 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:Pajama Stories Online TRANSP:TRANSPARENT END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20200903T093000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20200903T094500 RRULE:FREQ=WEEKLY;BYDAY=TH EXDATE;TZID=America/New_York:20211125T093000 EXDATE;TZID=America/New_York:20201224T093000 EXDATE;TZID=America/New_York:20201126T093000 DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:0215g6hpqo5lfr73kgfb3q0jvo@google.com CREATED:20200901T180410Z DESCRIPTION:We're keeping the babies entertained every Thursday morning at 9:30am with this virtual program! LAST-MODIFIED:20220303T182238Z LOCATION: SEQUENCE:0 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:Baby Songs Online TRANSP:OPAQUE END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20220112T103000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20220112T110000 RRULE:FREQ=WEEKLY;BYDAY=WE DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:g91at3o344k3dmp8j7slu52s0e_R20220112T153000@google.com CREATED:20201015T155014Z DESCRIPTION:Join us online for Music and Movement every Wednesday morning!\ nhttps://www.facebook.com/WilkesCountyPublicLibrary LAST-MODIFIED:20220303T182230Z LOCATION: SEQUENCE:2 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:Music and Movement Online TRANSP:OPAQUE END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20210331T103000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20210331T110000 RRULE:FREQ=WEEKLY;UNTIL=20220112T045959Z;BYDAY=WE DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:g91at3o344k3dmp8j7slu52s0e@google.com CREATED:20201015T155014Z DESCRIPTION:Join us online for Music and Movement every Wednesday morning! LAST-MODIFIED:20220303T182230Z LOCATION: SEQUENCE:2 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:Music and Movement Online TRANSP:OPAQUE END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20210601T110000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20210601T113000 RRULE:FREQ=WEEKLY;BYDAY=TU DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:eb6eofooldd8s0kgi3s2a9sonl_R20210601T150000@google.com CREATED:20200430T211157Z DESCRIPTION:Join Ms. Elizabeth onFacebook Live a t 11 am as she reads a selection of books! LAST-MODIFIED:20220303T182221Z LOCATION:https://www.facebook.com/WilkesCountyPublicLibrary/ SEQUENCE:5 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:Story Time Online TRANSP:OPAQUE END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20210330T110000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20210330T113000 RRULE:FREQ=WEEKLY;UNTIL=20210601T035959Z;BYDAY=TU DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:eb6eofooldd8s0kgi3s2a9sonl@google.com CREATED:20200430T211157Z DESCRIPTION:Join us each week on Facebook for a virtual story time! We will be featuring different authors reading from their book s or from their favorite books. Let's get reading! LAST-MODIFIED:20220303T182221Z LOCATION:https://www.facebook.com/WilkesCountyPublicLibrary/ SEQUENCE:5 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:Story Time Online TRANSP:OPAQUE END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20210607T110000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20210607T113000 RRULE:FREQ=WEEKLY;BYDAY=MO DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:70h5to1s27f1tq8iqpjk7at6on_R20210607T150000@google.com CREATED:20201015T171515Z DESCRIPTION:Join Ms Elizabeth on Facebook Liveas she makes crafty creations from paper plates! Supplies needed: pape r plates\, crayons\, glue\, scissors. That's all you need and you too can m ake crafty creations! LAST-MODIFIED:20220303T182213Z LOCATION: SEQUENCE:0 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:Monday Mayhem Online TRANSP:OPAQUE END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20201026T110000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20201026T113000 RRULE:FREQ=WEEKLY;UNTIL=20210607T035959Z;BYDAY=MO EXDATE;TZID=America/New_York:20210531T110000 DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:70h5to1s27f1tq8iqpjk7at6on@google.com CREATED:20201015T171515Z DESCRIPTION:Monday fun online with crafts and creations. LAST-MODIFIED:20220303T182213Z LOCATION: SEQUENCE:0 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:Monday Mayhem Online TRANSP:OPAQUE END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART:20220312T160000Z DTEND:20220312T170000Z DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:6av6i8ftv4q0ljf5ss9gr2vnig@google.com CREATED:20220222T171149Z DESCRIPTION:Join us at 11 am on March 12 throu gh Zoom for a botany program! Ms Elizabeth will explain about the ecoEXPLOR E program\, how to earn badges and prizes\, and how our library is partneri ng with the NC Arboretum. Make sure to stop by the library to pick up your program supplies March 7 to March 12. Everything you need (including the Zo om link) will be in the bag... except maybe markers or crayons if you want to use some. See you then!
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***This will be done through Zoom and the Zoom link will be in the supply kit you pick up at the library. The kits will be available Mar 7 to Mar 12.
LAST-MODIFIED:20220222T171604Z LOCATION: SEQUENCE:0 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:ecoEXPLORE: Botany TRANSP:OPAQUE END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART:20220302T170000Z DTEND:20220302T174500Z DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:5v9vl1kl030i49evji0c2o206i@google.com CREATED:20220222T170646Z DESCRIPTION:Join us March 2 at 12 pm when Ms Elizabe th will be hosting a Facebook Live video! She will be reading a variety of diverse storybooks for Read Across America. REA is a celebration of reading and encouraging a love of reading. Reading with a child is a great way to grow a love of reading and to broaden their understanding of the world. Eve ryone is invited!
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https://www.facebook .com/WilkesCountyPublicLibrary
LAST-MODIFIED:20220222T171415Z LOCATION: SEQUENCE:0 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:Read Across America Online TRANSP:OPAQUE END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART:20220221T233000Z DTEND:20220222T003000Z DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:4rehkgj49b058ipo00j84j3844@google.com CREATED:20220129T211631Z DESCRIPTION:Location: Wilkes\, Friends of the Libr ary Meeting Room AND online via Zoom
Audience: \; Adults &\; Youn g Adults

Wilkes County Public Library presents aut hor\, entrepreneur and inspirational motivational speaker\, Donia S. Simmon s with a virtual talk on her book\, Courage: Walking Out of Our Cage and Unlocking the Power Within.
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Register in advance for this virtual program: https://bit.ly/3G45kKV \; \; OR d rop by the library to join the conversation via Zoom in the Friends of the Library Meeting Room (to attend at the library\, you must be on time).
 \;
This is a program "support ing community inclusion" funded by a grant award and in partnership with NA MI High County\, NCDHHS\, and SAMHSA.

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Sponsors: \;

Wilkes County Public Libra ry\, a proud part of Appalachian Regional Library
N AMI High Country (National Alliance on Mental Illness)
N CDHHS (North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services)
SAMHSA (Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administrati on)



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LAST-MODIFIED:20220221T173037Z LOCATION:215 10th St\, North Wilkesboro\, NC 28659\, USA SEQUENCE:1 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:Author Donia S. Simmons Virtual Visit TRANSP:TRANSPARENT END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20220311T100000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20220311T110000 DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:2rglchkd1sqtlkd5ois45dermu_R20220114T150000@google.com RECURRENCE-ID;TZID=America/New_York:20220311T100000 CREATED:20210824T185537Z DESCRIPTION:Location: Wilkes County Public Library\, Friends of the Library Meeting Room
Audience: Adults

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Talking Service Book Club is a growing group open to veterans and anyone who cares about veterans. \; We meet monthl y on the second Fridays in the Friends of the Library Meeting Room. \; We can open the meetings to anyone who would like to be included via Zoom.& nbsp\; To register for Zoom\, call 336-838-2818 ext. 241\, otherwise\ , come meet with us!  \;

Each meeting begins with a discu ssion of one or more readings from Standing Down: From Warrior to Civili an\, a collection of works ranging from Homer's Iliad to recent memoirs by veterans of conflict in Iraq and Afghanistan. The readings serve as an entry for attendees\, particularly veterans\, to talk candidly about their own experiences with others.

 \;< br>For March 2022\, we'll discuss"Tarawa: The Story of a Battle" by Robert Sherrod (pages 208-217). Get a free book and join us! \;
LAST-MODIFIED:20220221T170245Z LOCATION:Wilkes County Public Library\, 215 10th St\, North Wilkesboro\, NC 28659\, USA SEQUENCE:0 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:Talking Service Book Club TRANSP:OPAQUE END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20220816T160000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20220816T170000 RRULE:FREQ=MONTHLY;BYDAY=3TU DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:6d7c9u4ggv4o3ea7tjktbb6p4c_R20220816T200000@google.com CREATED:20210603T173129Z DESCRIPTION:Location: Wilkes
Audience: Adults

Join us for Library Book Club in the Friends of the Library Meeting Room on the lower level . \; We'll be discussing...
 \;
We welcome readers of all kinds\, and come e ven if you haven't read the material to see how much readers enjoy talking about good books! \; Copies of the chosen title are available at the li brary's desks for you to check out.
 \;
< br>For more information or to join the email list\, contact mltugman@arlibrary.org or call 336 -838-2818 ext. 242.
LAST-MODIFIED:20220210T184941Z LOCATION:215 10th St\, North Wilkesboro\, NC 28659\, USA SEQUENCE:1 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:Library Book Club TRANSP:OPAQUE END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20220118T160000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20220118T170000 RRULE:FREQ=MONTHLY;UNTIL=20220816T035959Z;BYDAY=3TU DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:6d7c9u4ggv4o3ea7tjktbb6p4c_R20220118T210000@google.com CREATED:20210603T173129Z DESCRIPTION:Location: Wilkes
Audience: Adults
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Join us for Library Book Club in the Friends of t he Library Meeting Room. \; We'll be discussing a common book TBD.  \;

 \;
F or more information or to join the email list\, contact mltugman@arlibrary.org or call 336-838-2818 ext. 2 42.
LAST-MODIFIED:20220210T184941Z LOCATION:215 10th St\, North Wilkesboro\, NC 28659\, USA SEQUENCE:1 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:Library Book Club TRANSP:OPAQUE END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20220719T160000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20220719T170000 DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:6d7c9u4ggv4o3ea7tjktbb6p4c_R20220118T210000@google.com RECURRENCE-ID;TZID=America/New_York:20220719T160000 CREATED:20210603T173129Z DESCRIPTION:Location: Wilkes
Audience: Adults

Join us for Library Book Club in the Friends of the Library Meeting Room on the lower level . \; We'll be discussing...
 \;
We welcome readers of all kinds\, and come e ven if you haven't read the material to see how much readers enjoy talking about good books! \; Copies of the chosen title are available at the li brary's desks for you to check out.
 \;
< br>For more information or to join the email list\, contact mltugman@arlibrary.org or call 336 -838-2818 ext. 242.
LAST-MODIFIED:20220210T184925Z LOCATION:215 10th St\, North Wilkesboro\, NC 28659\, USA SEQUENCE:1 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:Library Book Club TRANSP:OPAQUE END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20220621T160000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20220621T170000 DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:6d7c9u4ggv4o3ea7tjktbb6p4c_R20220118T210000@google.com RECURRENCE-ID;TZID=America/New_York:20220621T160000 CREATED:20210603T173129Z DESCRIPTION:
Location: Wilkes
Audience: Adults
Join us for Library Book Club in the Friends of the Library Meeting Room on the lower level. \; We'll be discussing...
 \;
We welcome readers of all kinds\, and c ome even if you haven't read the material to see how much readers enjoy tal king about good books! \; Copies of the chosen title are available at t he library's desks for you to check out.
 \;
For more information or to join the email list\, contac t mltugman@arlibrary.org or cal l 336-838-2818 ext. 242.

LAST-MODIFIED:20220210T184907Z LOCATION:215 10th St\, North Wilkesboro\, NC 28659\, USA SEQUENCE:1 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:Library Book Club TRANSP:OPAQUE END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20220215T160000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20220215T170000 DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:6d7c9u4ggv4o3ea7tjktbb6p4c_R20220118T210000@google.com RECURRENCE-ID;TZID=America/New_York:20220215T160000 CREATED:20210603T173129Z DESCRIPTION:Location: Wilkes
Audience: Adu lts
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Join us for Library Book Club i n the Friends of the Library Meeting Room. \; We'll be discussing two s tories because of January's snow. \; First\, Flannery O'Connor's short story "A Good Man is Hard to Find\," and then Winter Solstice by Ros amunde Pilcher. \;
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We welc ome readers of all kinds\, and come even if you haven't read the material t o see how much readers enjoy talking about good books! Copies of the chosen title are available at the library's desks f or you to check out.
 \;
For more infor mation or to join the email list\, contact mltugman@arlibrary.org or call 336-838-2818 ext. 242.
LAST-MODIFIED:20220210T181558Z LOCATION:215 10th St\, North Wilkesboro\, NC 28659\, USA SEQUENCE:1 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:Library Book Club TRANSP:OPAQUE END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20220315T160000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20220315T170000 DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:6d7c9u4ggv4o3ea7tjktbb6p4c_R20220118T210000@google.com RECURRENCE-ID;TZID=America/New_York:20220315T160000 CREATED:20210603T173129Z DESCRIPTION:Location: Wilkes
Audience: Adults
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Join us for Library Bo ok Club in the Friends of the Library Meeting Room. \; In honor of Wome n's History Month\, we'll be discussing The Only Woman in the Room b y Marie Benedict. This is "fictional\, historical biography" about Hedy Lam arr\, the famous and beautiful actress who was so much more... \; she g rew up in Austria at the same time as the Nazis were gaining strength.  \; Read to see what happened!
 \;
We welcome readers of all kinds\, and come even if you haven't read the material to see how much readers enjoy talking about good books! \ ; Copies of the chosen title are available at the library's desks for you t o check out.
 \;

For more information or to join the email list\, contact mltugman@arlibrary.org or call 336-838-2818 ext. 242.
LAST-MODIFIED:20220210T181521Z LOCATION:215 10th St\, North Wilkesboro\, NC 28659\, USA SEQUENCE:1 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:Library Book Club TRANSP:OPAQUE END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20220304T140000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20220304T160000 DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:0fj9jsrlvb1vt9oqibl4oc7hqd@google.com RECURRENCE-ID;TZID=America/New_York:20220304T140000 CREATED:20220129T182644Z DESCRIPTION:

Location: Wilkes\, Conference Room ( upper level)

Audience: Adults

Trainings ar e hosted by the VAYA Health Geriatric &\; Adult Mental Health Specialty Team and Wilkes County Public Library. All VAYA Health trainings are FREE a nd accredited through the Division of Health Service Regulation which award s one contact hour for each hour of training. Registration is not required. If you have questions\, call Mandy at336-818-1229\, ext. 4442< /span>.

Topic 1\, 2:00-3:00 pm: Enhancing Mental Health with Alternative Treatments\, Part 1

Top ic 2\, 3:00-4:00 pm: \;Enhancing Mental Health with Altern ative Treatments\, Part 2

www.vayahealth.com \;

Access to services: 1-800-849-61 27

LAST-MODIFIED:20220129T184148Z LOCATION:215 10th St\, North Wilkesboro\, NC 28659\, USA SEQUENCE:2 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:VAYA Health Trainings TRANSP:TRANSPARENT END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20220401T140000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20220401T160000 DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:0fj9jsrlvb1vt9oqibl4oc7hqd@google.com RECURRENCE-ID;TZID=America/New_York:20220401T140000 CREATED:20220129T182644Z DESCRIPTION:

Location: Wilkes\, Conference Room ( upper level)

Audience: Adults

Trainings ar e hosted by the VAYA Health Geriatric &\; Adult Mental Health Specialty Team and Wilkes County Public Library. All VAYA Health trainings are FREE a nd accredited through the Division of Health Service Regulation which award s one contact hour for each hour of training. Registration is not required. If you have questions\, call Mandy at336-818-1229\, ext. 4442< /span>.

Topic 1\, 2:00-3:00 pm: Bipolar Extreme Mood Variati on--Is There Stability?

Topic 2\, 3:00-4:00 pm: Keeping the Balance: Mood-Stabilizing Medications

www.vayahealth.com \;

Access to services: 1-800-849-6127

LAST-MODIFIED:20220129T184113Z LOCATION:215 10th St\, North Wilkesboro\, NC 28659\, USA SEQUENCE:2 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:VAYA Health Trainings TRANSP:TRANSPARENT END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20220506T140000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20220506T160000 DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:0fj9jsrlvb1vt9oqibl4oc7hqd@google.com RECURRENCE-ID;TZID=America/New_York:20220506T140000 CREATED:20220129T182644Z DESCRIPTION:

Location: Wilkes\, Conference Room ( upper level)

Audience: Adults

Trainings ar e hosted by the VAYA Health Geriatric &\; Adult Mental Health Specialty Team and Wilkes County Public Library. All VAYA Health trainings are FREE a nd accredited through the Division of Health Service Regulation which award s one contact hour for each hour of training. Registration is not required. If you have questions\, call Mandy at336-818-1229\, ext. 4442< /span>.

Topic 1\, 2:00-3:00 pm: Posttraumatic Stress Disorde r: Invisible Scars

Topic 2\, 3:00-4:00 pm: Crisis Prevention: Keeping Cool Under Pressure

< a href="http://www.vayahealth.com">www.vayahealth.com \;

Acce ss to services: 1-800-849-6127

LAST-MODIFIED:20220129T184030Z LOCATION:215 10th St\, North Wilkesboro\, NC 28659\, USA SEQUENCE:2 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:VAYA Health Trainings TRANSP:TRANSPARENT END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20220603T140000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20220603T160000 DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:0fj9jsrlvb1vt9oqibl4oc7hqd@google.com RECURRENCE-ID;TZID=America/New_York:20220603T140000 CREATED:20220129T182644Z DESCRIPTION:

Location: Wilkes\, Conference Room ( upper level)

Audience: Adults

Trainings ar e hosted by the VAYA Health Geriatric &\; Adult Mental Health Specialty Team and Wilkes County Public Library. All VAYA Health trainings are FREE a nd accredited through the Division of Health Service Regulation which award s one contact hour for each hour of training. Registration is not required. If you have questions\, call Mandy at336-818-1229\, ext. 4442< /span>.

Topic 1\, 2:00-3:00 pm: Anxiety: Calming the Anxious Mind

Topic 2\, 3:00-4:00 pm: Coping with Anxiety: Medications and More

www.vayahealth.com \;

Access to services: 1- 800-849-6127

LAST-MODIFIED:20220129T183950Z LOCATION:215 10th St\, North Wilkesboro\, NC 28659\, USA SEQUENCE:2 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:VAYA Health Trainings TRANSP:TRANSPARENT END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20220701T140000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20220701T160000 DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:0fj9jsrlvb1vt9oqibl4oc7hqd@google.com RECURRENCE-ID;TZID=America/New_York:20220701T140000 CREATED:20220129T182644Z DESCRIPTION:

Location: Wilkes\, Conference Room ( upper level)

Audience: Adults

Trainings ar e hosted by the VAYA Health Geriatric &\; Adult Mental Health Specialty Team and Wilkes County Public Library. All VAYA Health trainings are FREE a nd accredited through the Division of Health Service Regulation which award s one contact hour for each hour of training. Registration is not required. If you have questions\, call Mandy at336-818-1229\, ext. 4442< /span>.

Topic 1\, 2:00-3:00 pm: Dementia &\; Psychosis Be havior: What You Need to Know

Topic 2\, 3:00-4:00 pm: Overcoming Communication Barriers in Dementia

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www.vayahealth.com \;< /p>

Access to services: 1-800-849-6127

LAST-MODIFIED:20220129T183919Z LOCATION:215 10th St\, North Wilkesboro\, NC 28659\, USA SEQUENCE:2 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:VAYA Health Trainings TRANSP:TRANSPARENT END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20220805T140000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20220805T160000 DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:0fj9jsrlvb1vt9oqibl4oc7hqd@google.com RECURRENCE-ID;TZID=America/New_York:20220805T140000 CREATED:20220129T182644Z DESCRIPTION:

Location: Wilkes\, Conference Room ( upper level)

Audience: Adults

Trainings ar e hosted by the VAYA Health Geriatric &\; Adult Mental Health Specialty Team and Wilkes County Public Library. All VAYA Health trainings are FREE a nd accredited through the Division of Health Service Regulation which award s one contact hour for each hour of training. Registration is not required. If you have questions\, call Mandy at336-818-1229\, ext. 4442< /span>.

Topic 1\, 2:00-3:00 pm: Commonly Misused Medications : Understanding Medication Side Effects on the Aging Brain

Topic 2\, 3:00-4:00 pm: Substance Use\, Misus e and the Opioid Crisis

www.vayahealth.com \;

Access to services: 1-800-849-6127

LAST-MODIFIED:20220129T183834Z LOCATION:215 10th St\, North Wilkesboro\, NC 28659\, USA SEQUENCE:2 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:VAYA Health Trainings TRANSP:TRANSPARENT END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20220902T140000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20220902T160000 DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:0fj9jsrlvb1vt9oqibl4oc7hqd@google.com RECURRENCE-ID;TZID=America/New_York:20220902T140000 CREATED:20220129T182644Z DESCRIPTION:

Location: Wilkes\, Conference Room ( upper level)

Audience: Adults

Trainings ar e hosted by the VAYA Health Geriatric &\; Adult Mental Health Specialty Team and Wilkes County Public Library. All VAYA Health trainings are FREE a nd accredited through the Division of Health Service Regulation which award s one contact hour for each hour of training. Registration is not required. If you have questions\, call Mandy at336-818-1229\, ext. 4442< /span>.

Topic 1\, 2:00-3:00 pm: Person(Re)ality: Why is Mine Different

Topic 2\, 3:00-4:0 0 pm: Suicide Indicators\, Response and Prevention

www.vayahealth.com \;

Access to serv ices: 1-800-849-6127

LAST-MODIFIED:20220129T183756Z LOCATION:215 10th St\, North Wilkesboro\, NC 28659\, USA SEQUENCE:2 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:VAYA Health Trainings TRANSP:TRANSPARENT END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20221007T140000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20221007T160000 DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:0fj9jsrlvb1vt9oqibl4oc7hqd@google.com RECURRENCE-ID;TZID=America/New_York:20221007T140000 CREATED:20220129T182644Z DESCRIPTION:

Location: Wilkes\, Conference Room ( upper level)

Audience: Adults

Trainings ar e hosted by the VAYA Health Geriatric &\; Adult Mental Health Specialty Team and Wilkes County Public Library. All VAYA Health trainings are FREE a nd accredited through the Division of Health Service Regulation which award s one contact hour for each hour of training. Registration is not required. If you have questions\, call Mandy at336-818-1229\, ext. 4442< /span>.

Topic 1\, 2:00-3:00 pm: Schizophrenia and Psychosis: Can This be Real?

Topic 2\, 3:00-4:00 pm: The Many Faces of Antipsychotic Medications

www.vayahealth.com \;

Access to services: 1-800-849-6127

LAST-MODIFIED:20220129T183720Z LOCATION:215 10th St\, North Wilkesboro\, NC 28659\, USA SEQUENCE:2 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:VAYA Health Trainings TRANSP:TRANSPARENT END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20221104T140000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20221104T160000 DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:0fj9jsrlvb1vt9oqibl4oc7hqd@google.com RECURRENCE-ID;TZID=America/New_York:20221104T140000 CREATED:20220129T182644Z DESCRIPTION:

Location: Wilkes\, Conference Room ( upper level)

Audience: Adults

Trainings ar e hosted by the VAYA Health Geriatric &\; Adult Mental Health Specialty Team and Wilkes County Public Library. All VAYA Health trainings are FREE a nd accredited through the Division of Health Service Regulation which award s one contact hour for each hour of training. Registration is not required. If you have questions\, call Mandy at336-818-1229\, ext. 4442< /span>.

Topic 1\, 2:00-3:00 pm: A Rainbow of Mental Health: An Introduction Part 1

Topic 2\, 3:00-4:00 pm: \;A Rainbow of Mental Health: An Introduction P art 2

www.vayahealt h.com \;

Access to services: 1-800-849-6127

LAST-MODIFIED:20220129T183629Z LOCATION:215 10th St\, North Wilkesboro\, NC 28659\, USA SEQUENCE:2 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:VAYA Health Trainings TRANSP:TRANSPARENT END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20221202T140000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20221202T160000 DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:0fj9jsrlvb1vt9oqibl4oc7hqd@google.com RECURRENCE-ID;TZID=America/New_York:20221202T140000 CREATED:20220129T182644Z DESCRIPTION:

Location: Wilkes\, Conference Room (upper l evel)

Audience: Adults

Trainings are hoste d by the VAYA Health Geriatric &\; Adult Mental Health Specialty Team an d Wilkes County Public Library. All VAYA Health trainings are FREE and accr edited through the Division of Health Service Regulation which awards one c ontact hour for each hour of training. Registration is not required. If you have questions\, call Mandy at336-818-1229\, ext. 4442< /span>.

Topic 1\, 2:00-3:00 pm: Neurocognitive Disorders: Living wi th Dementia

Topic 2\, 3:00-4: 00 pm: It's a Brain Thing: The Study of Dementia Medications

www.vayahealth.co m \;

Access to services: 1-800-849-6127

LAST-MODIFIED:20220129T183551Z LOCATION:215 10th St\, North Wilkesboro\, NC 28659\, USA SEQUENCE:2 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:VAYA Health Trainings TRANSP:TRANSPARENT END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20220204T140000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20220204T160000 DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:0fj9jsrlvb1vt9oqibl4oc7hqd@google.com RECURRENCE-ID;TZID=America/New_York:20220204T140000 CREATED:20220129T182644Z DESCRIPTION:

Location: Wilkes\, Conference Room ( upper level)

Audience: Adults

Trainings ar e hosted by the VAYA Health Geriatric &\; Adult Mental Health Specialty Team and Wilkes County Public Library. All VAYA Health trainings are FREE a nd accredited through the Division of Health Service Regulation which award s one contact hour for each hour of training. Registration is not required. If you have questions\, call Mandy at336-818-1229\, ext. 4442< /span>.

Topic 1\, 2:00-3:00 pm: Depression: From Surviving t o Thriving

Topic 2\, 3:00-4:0 0 pm: Antidepressants: Not Just for Depression

www.vayahealth.com \;

Access to s ervices: 1-800-849-6127

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Location: Wilkes\, Conference Room (upper l evel)

Audience: Adults

Trainings are hoste d by the VAYA Health Geriatric &\; Adult Mental Health Specialty Team an d Wilkes County Public Library. All VAYA Health trainings are FREE and accr edited through the Division of Health Service Regulation which awards one c ontact hour for each hour of training. Registration is not required. If you have questions\, call Mandy at336-818-1229\, ext. 4442< /span>.

Topic 1\, 2:00-3:00 pm: I'm Covered Up: What You Need to Kn ow about Hoarding

Topic 2\, 3 :00-4:00 pm: OCD: Supporting People with Obsessions and Compulsions in an A daptive Way

www.vayahealth .com \;

Access to services: 1-800-849-6127

LAST-MODIFIED:20220129T182847Z LOCATION:215 10th St\, North Wilkesboro\, NC 28659\, USA SEQUENCE:2 STATUS:CONFIRMED SUMMARY:VAYA Health Trainings TRANSP:TRANSPARENT END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART:20220223T190000Z DTEND:20220223T203000Z DTSTAMP:20220522T112659Z UID:51n3tqp7sdo634ke1lr72eitv2@google.com CREATED:20220125T214301Z DESCRIPTION:

Location: Wilkes\, Friends of the Library Meeting Room

Audience: Adults &\; Young Adults


Celebr ate Black History Month with Dianne Bondy

“With the transformatio nal power of social justice and diversity\, yoga becomes much more than a w orkout. Yoga is for everyone.”

Join us for live\, online webin ars lasting 1½ hours on Wednesday afternoons at 2:00 pm\, February 9\, 16\, and 23. Bring along a yoga mat.

Dianne Bondy is a social just ice activist\, author\, accessible yoga teacher\, and the leader of the Yog a For All movement. \;Visit her website: diannebondyyoga.com.

Sponsored by the Network of National Libraries of Medicine\ , nnlm.gov.

For info\, call the Library at 336-838-2818\, option 2\, or email wilkesreference@arlibrary.org.

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If you want to register to do this session at home\, go tonnlm.go v and search on "dianne bondy session 3". \; The website will lead you into registering with a personal account for NNLM to be able to partici pate. \;


The website is: &nb sp\;https://nnlm.gov/training/class/y oga-social-justice-redefining-body-image-and-personal-power-session-3

Session 3: The Art of Self Inquiry and Compassionate Self Study

We will explore the concept of wellness for all\, by decolonizin g the wellness industry so that we can reach broader populations. Learn how to be kinder to yourself\, while employing new tools that help to make wel lness and health a priority--regardless of any outstanding circumstances. F ind out how you can facilitate a collective embodiment of health and wellne ss. By the end you will have a practical set of tools and strategies that w ill help you expand you knowledge of accessible wellness among diverse popu lations. You will also learn how to take better care of yourself with limit ed resources so that you can leave a positive impact on our communities and the world.

Objectives for the series -- Attendees will ga in from the webinar series: