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Knitting Club

The "Knitting" Club meets every Friday after work (5ish) on the second level of Starbucks.  The club is working on a group project -- knitting sections of a planned blanket to be auctioned off to benefit LSA -- but welcomes anyone with crafty projects.

Kat Hart (from left), Trevor Diamond, Sandy Magnani, Kelsie Crawford, Rachel Parnell and Julia Thomas gather at a recent Knitting Club.

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Exhibits

Main Library: The annual LSA Staff Art Show. Stop by and check out the sometimes hidden talents of your colleagues!

Hargrett Library: Curiouser and Curiouser: Two Views of Lewis Carroll's Alice in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass by wood engravers John Tenniel and Barry Moser. Through Aug. 8.

Russell Library: Johnson's War on Poverty: Breakdown or Breakthrough and A Place for Us: The Challenges of Housing in Athens and Surrounding Areas, exhibits complementing the National Issues Forum/Public Policy Institute hosted by the Russell Library and the Roosevelt Institution. Also, Highlights from the Collection. This exhibit takes visitors on a trip back through many of the key events, perspectives, and people who have shaped the political landscape in Georgia , the nation and the world in the last century. Through original letters, documents, speeches, editorial cartoons, historical film footage, photographs, and artifacts this exhibit provides eyewitness perspectives on prohibition, the Cold War, the Kennedy Assassination, Watergate, segregation, the Civil Rights Movement, campaigning, space exploration and more!

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