Events in August 2019
- Story TimeNavigate Reconnect
Navigate Reconnect – now is the time to consider going to college.
If you are interested in a new career, getting a certificate, or college education, visit the McIver’s Grant Public Library
for information on how you can start or possibly return to a local TCAT or Community College tuition-free.
Also, if you need assistance completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), the TSAC (TN Student Assistance Corporation)
Outreach Specialist for west Tennessee, Ms. Lori Mitchum and TN Reconnect Navigator-West TN, Ms. Shirley Smith, and Navigate Reconnect
Regional Director-West Tennessee, Ms. Toni Reeves, will be available to assist you.
The McIver’s Grant Public Library in Dyersburg is excited about this opportunity for you on Tuesday, August 6 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Please stop by for additional information.Tech Time Tuesday: Digital Preservation
Tech Time Tuesday: Digital Preservation
Dan Burch, local photographer, will explore easy, approachable ways anyone can preserve their family heritage by digitizing photographs for future generations. This free two-hour class, including breaks, will go over basic and advanced techniques available to all utilizing 35mm negatives, 120 negatives, 4x5 negatives, color prints, black and white prints and oversized prints - all things you might have in your family album that you want to protect.
- Tech Time Tuesday: Library Resources
Tech Time Tuesday: Library Resources
Library director Kathryn McBride leads this week's Tech Time Tuesday to show you the many things McIver's has to offer patrons. From downloading movies to practicing for nursing exams, learning Russian to breaking in a new Kindle, this free two-hour class will explore the many exciting things your community library has to offer. Feel free to bring a device you'd like to view library materials with and we'll make sure you're all set before the end of class.
- SmartWomen Find Your Way Home: First Time Home Buyers
SmartWomen Find Your Way Home: First Time Home Buyers
This continuation of the SmartWomen event series from First Citizen's National Bank is a free, open community event to all who RSVP by August 12to to [email protected] or 731-287-4482. Join us as experts from First Citizens walk us through all the pitfalls - and joys! - that buying your first home can bring and walk away with tips, advice, and confidence for this major life landmark.
- Tech Time Tuesday: Research Basics
Tech Time Tuesday: Research Basics
Are you sick of not finding what you are looking for? Do your Google searches mislead you to a credit card payment page? Looking for accurate, up to date information on medical and health standards or a broad perspective on controversial topics? The library is the place for you! Kathryn McBride will walk you through the beginnings of research techniques for health, wealth and happiness. The two-hour class will move into advanced techniques during the second half and patrons are encouraged to bring their questions!
- West TN Woodstock
West TN Woodstock
This special event will feature local authors from all over West Tennessee. Join McIver's Grant Public Library to celebrate our local authors! The evening will feature panel discussions, readings, and plenty of author books to browse for book signings.West TN Wordstock
West TN Wordstock
Thursday Aug 22nd 4pm - 7pm
- Movies at McIver's: Fair Day Feature (Family Movie Night)
Movies at McIver's: Fair Day Feature (Family Movie Night)
The first of this year's Family Movie Night will feature Charlotte's Web as a nod to our upcoming Dyer County Fair. Bring your family and join McIver's Grant as we get ready to celebrate our county fair by kicking off Fair Week with the live-action film version of Charlotte's Web, a childhood favorite.