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October 04
Lilly’s Purple Plastic Purse, Job Assistance and the Art of Flash Photography at Wake Libraries in October

Saturday, October 6, 10:30-11:30 a.m.
Meet the Cary Firefighters

Bring the family to Cary Community Library to meet the Firefighters from the Cary Fire Department during Fire Safety month. Participants will learn about fire safety and tour a fire truck. For information, call 919-460-3350. Cary Community Library is located at 310 S. Academy St., Cary.

Sunday, October 7, 2:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Lilly’s Purple Plastic Purse

Children of all ages are invited to Cameron Village Regional Library to learn basic ballet positions and participate in a movement session dancing to beautiful music. Raleigh Dance Theatre will also perform excerpts from Kevin Henkes’ Lilly’s Purple Plastic Purse. Pre-registration is required. For more information, call 919-856-6723. Cameron Village Regional Library is located at 1930 Clark Ave., Raleigh.

Thursday, October 11, 9 a.m. – noon
Job Assistance

Job seekers are invited to Eva Perry Regional Library to get assistance with writing resumes and cover letters, finding job leads, completing job applications and preparing for interviews. For information, call 919-387-2100. Eva Perry Regional Library is located at 2100 Shepherd’s Vineyard Drive, Apex.

Saturday, October 18, 10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Jane Austen Mini-Conference

The family is invited to Cameron Village Regional Library to learn more about Author Jane Austen. Sponsored by the Jane Austen Society, Dr. Celia Easton will talk about Jane Austen's favorite novel, and Dr. Inger Brodey, will discuss "The Entertainment Value of Suffering: Jane Austen and the Luxuries of Distress." For information, call 919-856-6701. Cameron Village Regional Library is located at 1930 Clark Ave., Raleigh.

Thursday, October 18, 6-6:50 p.m.
Chair Yoga: Sit, Stretch and Smile

Visit North Regional Library to learn how to safely practice yoga breathing and movements while seated. The guided lessons will provide greater awareness of posture and how to move your body. For information, call 919-870-4000. North Regional Library is located at 7009 Harps Mill Road, Raleigh.

Saturday, October 20, 2:30-3:30 p.m.
The Art of Flash Photography

Photography enthusiasts are invited to West Regional Library to "Celebrate the Arts" in recognition of National Arts and Humanities Month. Learn how to use flash photography for better pictures and perfect pictures. Practice with your own camera as well. Registration is required. For information, call 919-463-8500. West Regional Library is located at 4000 Louis Stephens Drive, Cary.

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