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  • Anytime-Anywhere Book Club
    All day
    05-01-2018-05-31-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Do you want to read the same book as others, but don’t have room in your schedule to meet? Visit the library for a copy of this month’s book, The Help by Kathryn Stockett, or a read-alike. Discussion questions and bonus material are available, too. If you’d like to meet with others to discuss the book (and eat book-themed snacks), join us Monday, May 21 at 3:00 PM. Call 706-692-5411 to request a copy.

  • Nutrition Knowhow
    9:30 AM-11:30 AM
    05-01-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Learn about how to eat healthy without spending a lot of money, the value of having a grocery list, what it means to eat healthy foods, and portion control to prevent weight gain. Presented by Jessie Moore, UGA Family and Consumer Services Agent.

  • Library Yarners
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    05-01-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    All fiber-artists are welcome to join us for our weekly crochet and knitting meetings. Morning and evening meetings are scheduled; attend either or both!

  • MahJongg Meetup
    10:00 AM-1:00 PM
    05-01-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Learn to play American MahJongg, based on the ancient Chinese tile game. Whether you’re just starting out, honing your skills, or an advanced player, this is the group for you!

  • Tech Tuesday
    10:00 AM-6:00 PM
    05-01-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Have a question about how to use something technical, like checking your e-mail from your phone? Sign up for a help session to answer your questions. If you have a question about your device, please bring it with you. Please know your password before attending. Registration is required and opens April 17; call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 228) to sign up.

  • Bee Bot Fun!
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    05-01-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    In celebration of Georgia STEM Week, children can come and play fun, simple Bee Bot coding games. For ages 3-7; children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Knit & Crochet
    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    05-01-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    Let Ms. Darlene help you get started on a knitting or crocheting project. Bring your needles and yarn and be prepared to have fun! No prior knowledge is required.

  • Budgeting Basics
    1:30 PM-3:00 PM
    05-01-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Learn about how to stretch your food dollar, the importance of paying bills on time, and how to keep track of your spending. Presented by Jessie Moore, UGA Family and Consumer Services Agent.

  • LEGO Club
    3:30 PM-4:30 PM
    05-01-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    A different theme each month! Children may work alone or in teams to build LEGO masterpieces, which will be displayed in the library until next month’s meeting. LEGO and DUPLO are provided. Children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Reading Dogs
    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    05-01-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Children 6 and older can read to a non-judgmental, furry listener who won’t laugh if the reader stumbles or makes a mistake. Children are asked to select their own reading material before their scheduled session. Parents can register their child (two weeks in advance) for a 10-15 minute reading session by calling 770-345-7565.

  • Library Yarners
    5:00 PM-7:00 PM
    05-01-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    All fiber-artists are welcome to join us for our weekly crochet and knitting meetings. Morning and evening meetings are scheduled; attend either or both!

  • May the Fourth Be with You
    6:00 PM-7:00 PM
    05-01-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    In honor of “May the Fourth Be with You” and Georgia STEM Day, come make Star Wars cards with LED lights that you circuit! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and opens April 17; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

  • More events
    • Anytime-Anywhere Book Club
      All day
      05-01-2018-05-31-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

      Do you want to read the same book as others, but don’t have room in your schedule to meet? Visit the library for a copy of this month’s book, The Help by Kathryn Stockett, or a read-alike. Discussion questions and bonus material are available, too. If you’d like to meet with others to discuss the book (and eat book-themed snacks), join us Monday, May 21 at 3:00 PM. Call 706-692-5411 to request a copy.

    • Nutrition Knowhow
      9:30 AM-11:30 AM
      05-01-2018
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

      Learn about how to eat healthy without spending a lot of money, the value of having a grocery list, what it means to eat healthy foods, and portion control to prevent weight gain. Presented by Jessie Moore, UGA Family and Consumer Services Agent.

    • Library Yarners
      10:00 AM-12:00 PM
      05-01-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

      All fiber-artists are welcome to join us for our weekly crochet and knitting meetings. Morning and evening meetings are scheduled; attend either or both!

    • MahJongg Meetup
      10:00 AM-1:00 PM
      05-01-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

      Learn to play American MahJongg, based on the ancient Chinese tile game. Whether you’re just starting out, honing your skills, or an advanced player, this is the group for you!

    • Tech Tuesday
      10:00 AM-6:00 PM
      05-01-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      Have a question about how to use something technical, like checking your e-mail from your phone? Sign up for a help session to answer your questions. If you have a question about your device, please bring it with you. Please know your password before attending. Registration is required and opens April 17; call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 228) to sign up.

    • Bee Bot Fun!
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      05-01-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      In celebration of Georgia STEM Week, children can come and play fun, simple Bee Bot coding games. For ages 3-7; children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Knit & Crochet
      1:00 PM-3:00 PM
      05-01-2018
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

      Let Ms. Darlene help you get started on a knitting or crocheting project. Bring your needles and yarn and be prepared to have fun! No prior knowledge is required.

    • Budgeting Basics
      1:30 PM-3:00 PM
      05-01-2018
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

      Learn about how to stretch your food dollar, the importance of paying bills on time, and how to keep track of your spending. Presented by Jessie Moore, UGA Family and Consumer Services Agent.

    • LEGO Club
      3:30 PM-4:30 PM
      05-01-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

      A different theme each month! Children may work alone or in teams to build LEGO masterpieces, which will be displayed in the library until next month’s meeting. LEGO and DUPLO are provided. Children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Reading Dogs
      4:30 PM-5:30 PM
      05-01-2018
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      Children 6 and older can read to a non-judgmental, furry listener who won’t laugh if the reader stumbles or makes a mistake. Children are asked to select their own reading material before their scheduled session. Parents can register their child (two weeks in advance) for a 10-15 minute reading session by calling 770-345-7565.

    • Library Yarners
      5:00 PM-7:00 PM
      05-01-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

      All fiber-artists are welcome to join us for our weekly crochet and knitting meetings. Morning and evening meetings are scheduled; attend either or both!

    • May the Fourth Be with You
      6:00 PM-7:00 PM
      05-01-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

      In honor of “May the Fourth Be with You” and Georgia STEM Day, come make Star Wars cards with LED lights that you circuit! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and opens April 17; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

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  • Library Closed
    All day
    05-02-2018

    All Sequoyah Regional Library System branches are closed on Wednesday, May 2 for a staff development function.

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  • Sit & Stitch
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    05-03-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Come and be crafty every Thursday! Enjoy the friendship of other creative people.

  • Book Sale: Friends of Cherokee County Libraries
    3:00 PM-7:30 PM
    05-03-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Don’t miss the Ball Ground Public Library book sale! This preview sale is open to members of the Friends of Cherokee County Libraries – become a member at the door! There will be time open for the general public to shop after the preview sale is complete at 5:30 PM.

  • Coding with Raspberry Pi
    4:00 PM-5:30 PM
    05-03-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Come explore the world of coding with our Raspberry Pi Computers! Children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Master Gardeners: New Shade Garden Ideas
    6:00 PM-7:30 PM
    05-03-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Join the Gilmer County Master Gardeners for a presentation about identifying locations, novel design options, and how to prepare for a new shade garden. Presented by Beverly Marterella and Cindy Tesar.

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  • D.I.G. (Drop-In Genealogy)
    10:00 AM-3:00 PM
    05-04-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    “Dig” deep and unearth your roots with Gilmer County Genealogy Society Volunteers every Friday from 10:00-12:00 and 1:00-3:00 in our Genealogy Room. GCGS is ready to help you with your research!

  • Book Sale: Friends of Cherokee County Libraries
    10:00 AM-5:30 PM
    05-04-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Don’t miss the Ball Ground Public Library book sale!

  • Story Book Walk
    11:00 AM-4:00 PM
    05-04-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    A story comes to life as you walk through each page while engaging in fun literary and STEM activity stations! This indoor adventure is a great way for families to experience the joy of reading together! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • MahJongg Meetup
    1:00 PM-4:00 PM
    05-04-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Learn to play American MahJongg, based on the ancient Chinese tile game. Whether you’re just starting out, honing your skills, or an advanced player, this is the group for you!

  • Georgia STEM Day
    3:30 PM-4:30 PM
    05-04-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    Celebrate Georgia STEM DAY at the library! We’ll be learning coding basics and playing games using our Sphero SPRK+ robots. For ages 7-12, children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Georgia STEM Day: May the Fourth Be With You
    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    05-04-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away… we celebrated May the Fourth! Join us for another day of Star Wars fun as we make flying starships, send a droid through an obstacle course, and use the force to levitate objects. Wear a costume and come have fun! Children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

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  • Insert [Story] Here
    All day
    05-05-2018-06-15-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    See a story you wrote come to life on stage! Submit an original, written story between May 5 and June 15. All ages are encouraged to participate! There will be a children’s category (12 & under), young adult category (13-17), and adult category (18 & over). Six stories (two from each category) will be selected by Elm Street Arts to perform on stage at the Elm Street Theater on Saturday, July 7.

  • Insert [Story] Here
    All day
    05-05-2018-06-15-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    See a story you wrote come to life on stage! Submit an original, written story between May 5 and June 15. All ages are encouraged to participate! There will be a children’s category (12 & under), young adult category (13-17), and adult category (18 & over). Six stories (two from each category) will be selected by Elm Street Arts to perform on stage at the Elm Street Theater on Saturday, July 7.

  • Book Sale: Friends of Cherokee County Libraries
    10:00 AM-4:00 PM
    05-05-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Don’t miss the Ball Ground Public Library book sale!

  • Elm Street Theater: Stories on Stage
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    05-05-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    In partnership with Elm Street Theater in Woodstock, we’re proud to present Stories on Stage: “Fancy Nancy” and “Jack and the Beanstalk”, free of charge! For all ages, children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Reading Dogs
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    05-05-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Children 6 and older can read to a non-judgmental, furry listener who won’t laugh if the reader stumbles or makes a mistake. Children are asked to select their own reading material before their scheduled session. Parents can register their child (two weeks in advance) for a 10-15 minute reading session by calling 770-735-2025.

  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    05-05-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Family storytimes are designed for families with children of all ages. Storytime is followed by a craft activity. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

  • Elm Street Theater: Stories on Stage
    12:30 PM-1:30 PM
    05-05-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Live theater is coming to the library! Come see Elm Street Arts present scenes from their upcoming shows, “Jack and the Beanstalk” and “Fancy Nancy”. Their educational touring troupe, RepTouR, will also perform. For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • LEGO Club
    2:30 PM-3:30 PM
    05-05-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    A different theme each month! Children may work alone or in teams to build LEGO masterpieces, which will be displayed in the library until next month’s meeting. LEGO and DUPLO are provided. Children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • More events
    • Insert [Story] Here
      All day
      05-05-2018-06-15-2018
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

      See a story you wrote come to life on stage! Submit an original, written story between May 5 and June 15. All ages are encouraged to participate! There will be a children’s category (12 & under), young adult category (13-17), and adult category (18 & over). Six stories (two from each category) will be selected by Elm Street Arts to perform on stage at the Elm Street Theater on Saturday, July 7.

    • Insert [Story] Here
      All day
      05-05-2018-06-15-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      See a story you wrote come to life on stage! Submit an original, written story between May 5 and June 15. All ages are encouraged to participate! There will be a children’s category (12 & under), young adult category (13-17), and adult category (18 & over). Six stories (two from each category) will be selected by Elm Street Arts to perform on stage at the Elm Street Theater on Saturday, July 7.

    • Book Sale: Friends of Cherokee County Libraries
      10:00 AM-4:00 PM
      05-05-2018
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

      Don’t miss the Ball Ground Public Library book sale!

    • Elm Street Theater: Stories on Stage
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      05-05-2018
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

      In partnership with Elm Street Theater in Woodstock, we’re proud to present Stories on Stage: “Fancy Nancy” and “Jack and the Beanstalk”, free of charge! For all ages, children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Reading Dogs
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      05-05-2018
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

      Children 6 and older can read to a non-judgmental, furry listener who won’t laugh if the reader stumbles or makes a mistake. Children are asked to select their own reading material before their scheduled session. Parents can register their child (two weeks in advance) for a 10-15 minute reading session by calling 770-735-2025.

    • Family Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:00 AM
      05-05-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      Family storytimes are designed for families with children of all ages. Storytime is followed by a craft activity. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

    • Elm Street Theater: Stories on Stage
      12:30 PM-1:30 PM
      05-05-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      Live theater is coming to the library! Come see Elm Street Arts present scenes from their upcoming shows, “Jack and the Beanstalk” and “Fancy Nancy”. Their educational touring troupe, RepTouR, will also perform. For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

    • LEGO Club
      2:30 PM-3:30 PM
      05-05-2018
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      A different theme each month! Children may work alone or in teams to build LEGO masterpieces, which will be displayed in the library until next month’s meeting. LEGO and DUPLO are provided. Children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

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  • Introduction to Acrylic Painting
    3:00 PM-5:00 PM
    05-06-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    This program provides an introduction to painting with acrylics for anyone interested in starting a new hobby. All materials are provided. For ages 16 and older. Registration is required and opens April 22; call 770-926-5859 to sign up.

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  • Coloring Group
    10:00 AM-1:00 PM
    05-07-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    The coloring fun continues! Our coloring group has been meeting every Monday for over a year now; come meet new friends! All materials are provided. For ages 16 and older.

  • Reading Dogs
    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    05-07-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Children 6 and older can read to a non-judgmental, furry listener who won’t laugh if the reader stumbles or makes a mistake. Children are asked to select their own reading material before their scheduled session. Parents can register their child (two weeks in advance) for a 10-15 minute reading session by calling 770-479-3090.

  • Teen Advisory Board Meeting
    5:00 PM-6:00 PM
    05-07-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    The Teen Advisory Board (TAB) is a way for the voices of teens to be heard by discussing potential events that will be hosted in the library. All teens are welcome to attend this meeting! If you’re interested in becoming a member of the Teen Advisory Board, pick up an application at the library.

  • Dungeons & Dragons
    5:30 PM-7:30 PM
    05-07-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Adventurers wanted! Whether you’ve been playing for years or would love to learn, join us for the popular tabletop role-playing game: Dungeons & Dragons! All materials are provided, or you may bring your own. For ages 12 and older.

  • Family Bingo Night
    6:00 PM-7:00 PM
    05-07-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Join the fun and win prizes! Refreshments are provided. For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

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  • Library Yarners
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    05-08-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    All fiber-artists are welcome to join us for our weekly crochet and knitting meetings. Morning and evening meetings are scheduled; attend either or both!

  • MahJongg Meetup
    10:00 AM-1:00 PM
    05-08-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Learn to play American MahJongg, based on the ancient Chinese tile game. Whether you’re just starting out, honing your skills, or an advanced player, this is the group for you!

  • Tech Tuesday
    10:00 AM-6:00 PM
    05-08-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Have a question about how to use something technical, like checking your e-mail from your phone? Sign up for a help session to answer your questions. If you have a question about your device, please bring it with you. Please know your password before attending. Registration is required and opens April 24; call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 228) to sign up.

  • Hand Knee and Foot Card Game
    10:30 AM-2:00 PM
    05-08-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Join the Hand Knee and Foot card game! The rules for this game are similar to Canasta and Samba. For ages 18 and older.

  • Book Discussion Group
    12:00 PM-2:00 PM
    05-08-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Enjoy coffee, conversation, and a book discussion with new friends. This month’s selection is Bel Canto by Ann Patchett. All ages are welcome; new members are encouraged.

  • Knit & Crochet
    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    05-08-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    Let Ms. Darlene help you get started on a knitting or crocheting project. Bring your needles and yarn and be prepared to have fun! No prior knowledge is required.

  • Library Yarners
    5:00 PM-7:00 PM
    05-08-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    All fiber-artists are welcome to join us for our weekly crochet and knitting meetings. Morning and evening meetings are scheduled; attend either or both!

  • Crocheting Club
    6:00 PM-7:30 PM
    05-08-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Join the Ball Ground Crocheting Club! Mrs. Joyce Jacobs will be teaching beginners how to crochet. Bring your needles and yarn for a fun-filled learning experience!

  • 1000 Books B4 Kindergarten Graduation
    6:00 PM-7:00 PM
    05-08-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    It’s the system-wide graduation for children completing the 1000 Books B4 Kindergarten program! Congratulations to all of our graduates!

  • More events
    • Library Yarners
      10:00 AM-12:00 PM
      05-08-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

      All fiber-artists are welcome to join us for our weekly crochet and knitting meetings. Morning and evening meetings are scheduled; attend either or both!

    • MahJongg Meetup
      10:00 AM-1:00 PM
      05-08-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

      Learn to play American MahJongg, based on the ancient Chinese tile game. Whether you’re just starting out, honing your skills, or an advanced player, this is the group for you!

    • Tech Tuesday
      10:00 AM-6:00 PM
      05-08-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      Have a question about how to use something technical, like checking your e-mail from your phone? Sign up for a help session to answer your questions. If you have a question about your device, please bring it with you. Please know your password before attending. Registration is required and opens April 24; call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 228) to sign up.

    • Hand Knee and Foot Card Game
      10:30 AM-2:00 PM
      05-08-2018
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

      Join the Hand Knee and Foot card game! The rules for this game are similar to Canasta and Samba. For ages 18 and older.

    • Book Discussion Group
      12:00 PM-2:00 PM
      05-08-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

      Enjoy coffee, conversation, and a book discussion with new friends. This month’s selection is Bel Canto by Ann Patchett. All ages are welcome; new members are encouraged.

    • Knit & Crochet
      1:00 PM-3:00 PM
      05-08-2018
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

      Let Ms. Darlene help you get started on a knitting or crocheting project. Bring your needles and yarn and be prepared to have fun! No prior knowledge is required.

    • Library Yarners
      5:00 PM-7:00 PM
      05-08-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

      All fiber-artists are welcome to join us for our weekly crochet and knitting meetings. Morning and evening meetings are scheduled; attend either or both!

    • Crocheting Club
      6:00 PM-7:30 PM
      05-08-2018
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

      Join the Ball Ground Crocheting Club! Mrs. Joyce Jacobs will be teaching beginners how to crochet. Bring your needles and yarn for a fun-filled learning experience!

    • 1000 Books B4 Kindergarten Graduation
      6:00 PM-7:00 PM
      05-08-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      It’s the system-wide graduation for children completing the 1000 Books B4 Kindergarten program! Congratulations to all of our graduates!

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  • Quilting Club Block-of-the-Month Project
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    05-09-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Gather with other friends interested in learning to quilt! This program is designed for those interested in trying a new craft and provides instruction in sewing a different 12” block each month. For ages 16 and older. Registration is required and opens April 25; call 770-926-5859 to sign up.

  • Bridge Club
    10:30 AM-1:00 PM
    05-09-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Beginners and experienced players alike are welcome to gather to play this globally-popular card game. For ages 18 and older.

  • Music and Moves
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    05-09-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Get moving and grooving with our friends from Go Noodle! It’ll be a dance party to remember! Children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Toddler STEAM
    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    05-09-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Frozen Fun! Create works of art with colorful ice cubes and try out some freezing fun science. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

  • Crayons & Conversation
    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    05-09-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    Drop in on Wednesday afternoons to de-stress and get your creative juices flowing. Socialize over a tabletop game (such as Scrabble or MahJongg) or color a picture. Players and colorers of all skill levels are welcome!

  • Reading Dogs
    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    05-09-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    Children 6 and older can read to a non-judgmental, furry listener who won’t laugh if the reader stumbles or makes a mistake. Children are asked to select their own reading material before their scheduled session. Parents can register their child (two weeks in advance) for a 10-15 minute reading session by calling 770-591-1491.

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  • Sit & Stitch
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    05-10-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Come and be crafty every Thursday! Enjoy the friendship of other creative people.

  • Tech Time
    12:30 PM-3:30 PM
    05-10-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Have a question about how to use something technical, like checking your e-mail from your phone? Sign up for a 30-minute help session to answer your questions. Please bring your device with you and know your passwords before attending. Registration is required and opens April 26; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

  • GSGC: The Bloody Uniform
    2:00 PM-3:30 PM
    05-10-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Join the Gilmer County Genealogy Society as we welcome Tony Lett, who discusses his recent discovery of a chest with his great, great grandfather’s uniform from the Battle of Atlanta campaign during the Civil War. Refreshments are provided at 1:30 PM.

  • Music Movie Thursdays: “The Music Man”
    3:00 PM-5:00 PM
    05-10-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    We’re showing a music-themed movie every Thursday this summer! This week, we’ll be showing the classic, cinematic musical The Music Man (Rated G)! Refreshments are provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Dungeons & Dragons
    6:00 PM-8:30 PM
    05-10-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Now meeting on the second and fourth Thursdays of each month! Join us for the popular tabletop role-playing game: Dungeons & Dragons! Longtime player Stephen Lawrence will lead and teach. All materials are provided, or you may bring your own. Light refreshments are provided. For ages 10 and older.

  • Family Art Night
    6:30 PM-7:30 PM
    05-10-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    Have fun as a family and create art together! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

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  • D.I.G. (Drop-In Genealogy)
    10:00 AM-3:00 PM
    05-11-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    “Dig” deep and unearth your roots with Gilmer County Genealogy Society Volunteers every Friday from 10:00-12:00 and 1:00-3:00 in our Genealogy Room. GCGS is ready to help you with your research!

  • American Girl Crafts
    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    05-11-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    We’ll be making miniature flip-flops, sundaes, and handbags, all for your American Girl Doll! Children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

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  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    05-12-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Family storytimes are designed for families with children of all ages. Storytime is followed by a craft activity. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

  • LEGO Club
    2:00 PM-3:00 PM
    05-12-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    A different theme each month! Children may work alone or in teams to build LEGO masterpieces, which will be displayed in the library until next month’s meeting. LEGO and DUPLO are provided. Children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Prose & Cons
    2:00 PM-4:00 PM
    05-12-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Formerly “Visions of Verse”, this literary event provides both educational value and a sense of humor to open mic readings, with constructive critiques at the end for those interested. It’s an event geared towards appreciation for – and deep understanding of – the art of expression.

  • LEGO Club
    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    05-12-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    A different theme each month! Children may work alone or in teams to build LEGO masterpieces, which will be displayed in the library until next month’s meeting. LEGO and DUPLO are provided. Children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

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  • BINGO for Books
    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    05-14-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Join us for BINGO with a twist! Great books and puzzles are the prizes! Light refreshments are provided. For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Maker Monday
    3:30 PM-4:30 PM
    05-14-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    We’re all makers! Get creative in our pop-up maker space with self-directed making, tinkering, and STEAM activities. For ages 7-12, children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Virtual Reality Experience: Discovery Travel
    4:00 PM-6:00 PM
    05-14-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Catch a sunset in the Andes Mountains, visit a Buddhist temple in Vietnam, and witness a tribal tattoo ceremony all in one day with our virtual reality system experience (Rated E for Everyone)! Drop in anytime and our librarians will set you up on your adventure across the globe. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Book Trailer and Tasting
    6:00 PM-7:30 PM
    05-14-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Explore digital storytelling through trailers of popular books and become a literary critic as you “taste” each one on the menu. Take part in this exciting new trend; discover new books to read or re-visit old favorites! For ages 12 and older.

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  • Library Yarners
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    05-15-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    All fiber-artists are welcome to join us for our weekly crochet and knitting meetings. Morning and evening meetings are scheduled; attend either or both!

  • Tech Tuesday
    10:00 AM-6:00 PM
    05-15-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Have a question about how to use something technical, like checking your e-mail from your phone? Sign up for a help session to answer your questions. If you have a question about your device, please bring it with you. Please know your password before attending. Registration is required and opens May 1; call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 228) to sign up.

  • Knit & Crochet
    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    05-15-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    Let Ms. Darlene help you get started on a knitting or crocheting project. Bring your needles and yarn and be prepared to have fun! No prior knowledge is required.

  • Kendama Club
    4:00 PM-5:00 PM
    05-15-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    A Kendama is a Japanese skill toy that has become popular all over the world. Use one of our kendama (or bring your own) and share your tips and tricks with others. All skill levels are welcome! For ages 9 and older; children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Reading Dogs
    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    05-15-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Children 6 and older can read to a non-judgmental, furry listener who won’t laugh if the reader stumbles or makes a mistake. Children are asked to select their own reading material before their scheduled session. Parents can register their child (two weeks in advance) for a 10-15 minute reading session by calling 770-345-7565.

  • Library Yarners
    5:00 PM-7:00 PM
    05-15-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    All fiber-artists are welcome to join us for our weekly crochet and knitting meetings. Morning and evening meetings are scheduled; attend either or both!

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  • Crayons & Conversation
    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    05-16-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    Drop in on Wednesday afternoons to de-stress and get your creative juices flowing. Socialize over a tabletop game (such as Scrabble or MahJongg) or color a picture. Players and colorers of all skill levels are welcome!

  • Reading Dogs
    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    05-16-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    Children 6 and older can read to a non-judgmental, furry listener who won’t laugh if the reader stumbles or makes a mistake. Children are asked to select their own reading material before their scheduled session. Parents can register their child (two weeks in advance) for a 10-15 minute reading session by calling 770-591-1491.

  • Technology Fair
    5:00 PM-7:00 PM
    05-16-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Stop by and discover resources that can make you more tech savvy, from learning computer basics and maneuvering Facebook to downloading your own e-books through the library and picking up the skill of coding!

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  • Music Movie Thursdays: “School of Rock”
    3:00 PM-5:00 PM
    05-17-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    We’re showing a music-themed movie every Thursday this summer! This week, we’ll be showing School of Rock (Rated PG-13), starring Jack Black! Refreshments are provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Teen Coding: Sphero SPRK+
    4:00 PM-5:00 PM
    05-17-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Calling all teens! Let’s Hulk-Smash with our Sphero SPRK+ robots! All skill levels are welcome!

  • Card Crafting
    6:30 PM-7:30 PM
    05-17-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Teens and adults are invited to learn how to make cards. Diane Squires, local card crafter, will be teaching. Registration is required and opens May 3; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

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  • D.I.G. (Drop-In Genealogy)
    10:00 AM-3:00 PM
    05-18-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    “Dig” deep and unearth your roots with Gilmer County Genealogy Society Volunteers every Friday from 10:00-12:00 and 1:00-3:00 in our Genealogy Room. GCGS is ready to help you with your research!

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  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    05-19-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Family storytimes are designed for families with children of all ages. Storytime is followed by a craft activity. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

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  • D.I.G. (Drop-In Genealogy)
    2:00 PM-4:00 PM
    05-20-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Enjoy an afternoon in the computer lab with the Drop-In Genealogy group researching various topics. Ancestry.com is available for use within the library, as well as other research tools. Call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 232) to add your name to the mailing list.

  • LEGO Club
    3:00 PM-4:30 PM
    05-20-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    A different theme each month! Children may work alone or in teams to build LEGO masterpieces, which will be displayed in the library until next month’s meeting. LEGO and DUPLO are provided. Children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Author Talk: Ann Gunnin
    3:00 PM-5:00 PM
    05-20-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    The Friends of Pickens Library invite you to hear a talk by local author Ann Gunnin. Her book, Letters to Virtue: A Civil War Journey of Courage, Faith, and Love, which received the Lulu Downey Cadwalader Award in 2016, contains a collection of 160 Civil War letters and other historical content. Light refreshments are provided.

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  • Book Club Meet
    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    05-21-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Join us to discuss this month’s book, The Help by Kathryn Stockett, and eat book-themed snacks! Call 706-692-5411 to request a copy.

  • Reading Dogs
    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    05-21-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Children 6 and older can read to a non-judgmental, furry listener who won’t laugh if the reader stumbles or makes a mistake. Children are asked to select their own reading material before their scheduled session. Parents can register their child (two weeks in advance) for a 10-15 minute reading session by calling 770-479-3090.

  • The Canton Eclectic Readers
    6:00 PM-7:30 PM
    05-21-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    This month, our book club for unconventional readers will be reading 1491: New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus by Charles Mann. This groundbreaking study alters our understanding of the Americas before the arrival of the Europeans in 1492. Let’s meet in the R.T. Jones Memorial Library Georgia Room for a lively discussion! Call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 228) to add your name to the mailing list.

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  • Library Yarners
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    05-22-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    All fiber-artists are welcome to join us for our weekly crochet and knitting meetings. Morning and evening meetings are scheduled; attend either or both!

  • Tech Tuesday
    10:00 AM-6:00 PM
    05-22-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Have a question about how to use something technical, like checking your e-mail from your phone? Sign up for a help session to answer your questions. If you have a question about your device, please bring it with you. Please know your password before attending. Registration is required and opens May 8; call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 228) to sign up.

  • Knit & Crochet
    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    05-22-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    Let Ms. Darlene help you get started on a knitting or crocheting project. Bring your needles and yarn and be prepared to have fun! No prior knowledge is required.

  • TechBytes: Getting Started with E-mail
    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    05-22-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Could you use an e-mail address? Learn step by step how to make one, how to check it, how to send messages, and leave class with your brand new address. Attendees must have an active library card to attend.

  • Youth Crochet
    4:00 PM-5:00 PM
    05-22-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Do you crochet? Come join other tweens & teen who do! It’s a time to share your projects and learn new things. For ages 10-18.

  • Library Yarners
    5:00 PM-7:00 PM
    05-22-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    All fiber-artists are welcome to join us for our weekly crochet and knitting meetings. Morning and evening meetings are scheduled; attend either or both!

  • Crocheting Club
    6:00 PM-7:30 PM
    05-22-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Join the Ball Ground Crocheting Club! Mrs. Joyce Jacobs will be teaching beginners how to crochet. Bring your needles and yarn for a fun-filled learning experience!

  • More events
    • Library Yarners
      10:00 AM-12:00 PM
      05-22-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

      All fiber-artists are welcome to join us for our weekly crochet and knitting meetings. Morning and evening meetings are scheduled; attend either or both!

    • Tech Tuesday
      10:00 AM-6:00 PM
      05-22-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      Have a question about how to use something technical, like checking your e-mail from your phone? Sign up for a help session to answer your questions. If you have a question about your device, please bring it with you. Please know your password before attending. Registration is required and opens May 8; call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 228) to sign up.

    • Knit & Crochet
      1:00 PM-3:00 PM
      05-22-2018
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

      Let Ms. Darlene help you get started on a knitting or crocheting project. Bring your needles and yarn and be prepared to have fun! No prior knowledge is required.

    • TechBytes: Getting Started with E-mail
      3:00 PM-4:00 PM
      05-22-2018
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

      Could you use an e-mail address? Learn step by step how to make one, how to check it, how to send messages, and leave class with your brand new address. Attendees must have an active library card to attend.

    • Youth Crochet
      4:00 PM-5:00 PM
      05-22-2018
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

      Do you crochet? Come join other tweens & teen who do! It’s a time to share your projects and learn new things. For ages 10-18.

    • Library Yarners
      5:00 PM-7:00 PM
      05-22-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

      All fiber-artists are welcome to join us for our weekly crochet and knitting meetings. Morning and evening meetings are scheduled; attend either or both!

    • Crocheting Club
      6:00 PM-7:30 PM
      05-22-2018
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

      Join the Ball Ground Crocheting Club! Mrs. Joyce Jacobs will be teaching beginners how to crochet. Bring your needles and yarn for a fun-filled learning experience!

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  • OverDrive: eBooks & Audiobooks
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    05-23-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Learn how to download free eBooks and audiobooks on your device! Schedule a 30-minute personal help session to answer your questions. Before attending, please make sure that your library card is up to date and that you have a library PIN. Registration is required and opens May 9; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

  • Bridge Club
    10:30 AM-1:00 PM
    05-23-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Beginners and experienced players alike are welcome to gather to play this globally-popular card game. For ages 18 and older.

  • Crayons & Conversation
    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    05-23-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    Drop in on Wednesday afternoons to de-stress and get your creative juices flowing. Socialize over a tabletop game (such as Scrabble or MahJongg) or color a picture. Players and colorers of all skill levels are welcome!

  • OverDrive: eBooks & Audiobooks
    2:00 PM-4:00 PM
    05-23-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Learn how to download free eBooks and audiobooks on your device! Schedule a 30-minute personal help session to answer your questions. Before attending, please make sure that your library card is up to date and that you have a library PIN. Registration is required and opens May 9; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

  • Reading Dogs
    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    05-23-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    Children 6 and older can read to a non-judgmental, furry listener who won’t laugh if the reader stumbles or makes a mistake. Children are asked to select their own reading material before their scheduled session. Parents can register their child (two weeks in advance) for a 10-15 minute reading session by calling 770-591-1491.

  • What Type of Museum Do You Want for Gilmer County?
    5:00 PM-6:30 PM
    05-23-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Hear our history and help us decide our future! This month, Gilmer County Historical Society and Tabor House Museum are celebrating their eleventh anniversary. During these years, we’ve had a tearoom, restaurant, Civil War venue, quilt show, doll show, art show, and exhibited local Cherokee history, to name a few. We urge interested persons to become involved in the future direction of the museum.

  • Fantastic Beast Virtual Reality
    6:00 PM-7:00 PM
    05-23-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Enter the magical world of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them with this immersive virtual reality program! Don’t forget to stop by MACUSA to obtain your wand permit and join the hunt to find Newt’s escaped magical beasts hidden all around the library. Children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • More events
    • OverDrive: eBooks & Audiobooks
      10:00 AM-12:00 PM
      05-23-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

      Learn how to download free eBooks and audiobooks on your device! Schedule a 30-minute personal help session to answer your questions. Before attending, please make sure that your library card is up to date and that you have a library PIN. Registration is required and opens May 9; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

    • Bridge Club
      10:30 AM-1:00 PM
      05-23-2018
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

      Beginners and experienced players alike are welcome to gather to play this globally-popular card game. For ages 18 and older.

    • Crayons & Conversation
      1:00 PM-3:00 PM
      05-23-2018
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

      Drop in on Wednesday afternoons to de-stress and get your creative juices flowing. Socialize over a tabletop game (such as Scrabble or MahJongg) or color a picture. Players and colorers of all skill levels are welcome!

    • OverDrive: eBooks & Audiobooks
      2:00 PM-4:00 PM
      05-23-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

      Learn how to download free eBooks and audiobooks on your device! Schedule a 30-minute personal help session to answer your questions. Before attending, please make sure that your library card is up to date and that you have a library PIN. Registration is required and opens May 9; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

    • Reading Dogs
      4:30 PM-5:30 PM
      05-23-2018
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

      Children 6 and older can read to a non-judgmental, furry listener who won’t laugh if the reader stumbles or makes a mistake. Children are asked to select their own reading material before their scheduled session. Parents can register their child (two weeks in advance) for a 10-15 minute reading session by calling 770-591-1491.

    • What Type of Museum Do You Want for Gilmer County?
      5:00 PM-6:30 PM
      05-23-2018
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

      Hear our history and help us decide our future! This month, Gilmer County Historical Society and Tabor House Museum are celebrating their eleventh anniversary. During these years, we’ve had a tearoom, restaurant, Civil War venue, quilt show, doll show, art show, and exhibited local Cherokee history, to name a few. We urge interested persons to become involved in the future direction of the museum.

    • Fantastic Beast Virtual Reality
      6:00 PM-7:00 PM
      05-23-2018
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      Enter the magical world of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them with this immersive virtual reality program! Don’t forget to stop by MACUSA to obtain your wand permit and join the hunt to find Newt’s escaped magical beasts hidden all around the library. Children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

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  • Sit & Stitch
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    05-24-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Come and be crafty every Thursday! Enjoy the friendship of other creative people.

  • Music Movie Thursdays: “Hairspray”
    3:00 PM-5:00 PM
    05-24-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    We’re showing a music-themed movie every Thursday this summer! This week, we’ll be showing the vivacious, cinematic musical Hairspray (Rated PG)! Refreshments are provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Library Cinema: “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story”
    5:30 PM-8:00 PM
    05-24-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Join us before Memorial Day to watch brave heroes risk their lives for freedom in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (Rated PG-13). Refreshments are provided while supplies last. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Dungeons & Dragons
    6:00 PM-8:30 PM
    05-24-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Now meeting on the second and fourth Thursdays of each month! Join us for the popular tabletop role-playing game: Dungeons & Dragons! Longtime player Stephen Lawrence will lead and teach. All materials are provided, or you may bring your own. Light refreshments are provided. For ages 10 and older.

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  • Holocaust Exhibit: Norbert Friedman
    All day
    05-25-2018-06-01-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Don’t miss an exhibit highlighting the story of Holocaust survivor Norbert Friedman, provided by the Museum of History and Holocaust Education through Kennesaw State University.

  • Morning Creatives: Rock Art
    9:30 AM-11:30 AM
    05-25-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Join us for creativity and conversation! This month, build your creative toolkit by making rock art. Choose your stones, pebbles, and embellishments to create a 3D form! All materials are provided, or you may bring your own. For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Drop-In Genealogy
    10:00 AM-3:00 PM
    05-25-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Unearth your roots with Gilmer County Genealogy Society Volunteers every Friday from 10:00-12:00 and 1:00-3:00 in our Genealogy Room. GCGS is ready to help you with your research!

  • MahJongg Meetup
    1:00 PM-4:00 PM
    05-25-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Learn to play American MahJongg, based on the ancient Chinese tile game. Whether you’re just starting out, honing your skills, or an advanced player, this is the group for you!

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  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    05-26-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Family storytimes are designed for families with children of all ages. Storytime is followed by a craft activity. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

  • Touch a Truck!
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    05-26-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Meet our local heroes from the police, fire, and forestry departments, including Smokey the Bear! Take a tour of their vehicles, play games, and cool off with ice pops! For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Inklings Writers Critique Group
    11:00 AM-1:00 PM
    05-26-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Love to write, but need some feedback? All writers interested in joining a group to share writings, ideas, and feedback are invited to attend!

  • LEGO Club
    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    05-26-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    A different theme each month! Children may work alone or in teams to build LEGO masterpieces, which will be displayed in the library until next month’s meeting. LEGO and DUPLO are provided. Children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • LEGO Club
    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    05-26-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    A different theme each month! Children may work alone or in teams to build LEGO masterpieces, which will be displayed in the library until next month’s meeting. LEGO and DUPLO are provided. Children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

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  • Library Closed
    All day
    05-28-2018

    All Sequoyah Regional Library System branches are closed on Monday, May 28 in observance of Memorial Day.

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  • Library Yarners
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    05-29-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    All fiber-artists are welcome to join us for our weekly crochet and knitting meetings. Morning and evening meetings are scheduled; attend either or both!

  • MahJongg Meetup
    10:00 AM-1:00 PM
    05-29-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Learn to play American MahJongg, based on the ancient Chinese tile game. Whether you’re just starting out, honing your skills, or an advanced player, this is the group for you!

  • Tech Tuesday
    10:00 AM-6:00 PM
    05-29-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Have a question about how to use something technical, like checking your e-mail from your phone? Sign up for a help session to answer your questions. If you have a question about your device, please bring it with you. Please know your password before attending. Registration is required and opens May 15; call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 228) to sign up.

  • Knit & Crochet
    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    05-29-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    Let Ms. Darlene help you get started on a knitting or crocheting project. Bring your needles and yarn and be prepared to have fun! No prior knowledge is required.

  • Kids Flicks: “The Goonies”
    2:00 PM-4:00 PM
    05-29-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Hey, you guys! Celebrate the beginning of summer with The Goonies (Rated PG), the classic adventure flick about a hunt for lost treasure. Refreshments are provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Introduction to Kendama
    2:00 PM-3:00 PM
    05-29-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Mr. Nick Dodenhoff from Kendama USA will be leading and teaching an introduction to Kendama. No knowledge or previous experience required! Bring your own Kendama to work with. For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Chess & Chat
    4:00 PM-5:00 PM
    05-29-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Join fellow chess enthusiasts for our monthly chess club! All ages and skill levels are welcome; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Library Yarners
    5:00 PM-7:00 PM
    05-29-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    All fiber-artists are welcome to join us for our weekly crochet and knitting meetings. Morning and evening meetings are scheduled; attend either or both!

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    • Library Yarners
      10:00 AM-12:00 PM
      05-29-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

      All fiber-artists are welcome to join us for our weekly crochet and knitting meetings. Morning and evening meetings are scheduled; attend either or both!

    • MahJongg Meetup
      10:00 AM-1:00 PM
      05-29-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

      Learn to play American MahJongg, based on the ancient Chinese tile game. Whether you’re just starting out, honing your skills, or an advanced player, this is the group for you!

    • Tech Tuesday
      10:00 AM-6:00 PM
      05-29-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      Have a question about how to use something technical, like checking your e-mail from your phone? Sign up for a help session to answer your questions. If you have a question about your device, please bring it with you. Please know your password before attending. Registration is required and opens May 15; call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 228) to sign up.

    • Knit & Crochet
      1:00 PM-3:00 PM
      05-29-2018
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

      Let Ms. Darlene help you get started on a knitting or crocheting project. Bring your needles and yarn and be prepared to have fun! No prior knowledge is required.

    • Kids Flicks: “The Goonies”
      2:00 PM-4:00 PM
      05-29-2018
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      Hey, you guys! Celebrate the beginning of summer with The Goonies (Rated PG), the classic adventure flick about a hunt for lost treasure. Refreshments are provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Introduction to Kendama
      2:00 PM-3:00 PM
      05-29-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

      Mr. Nick Dodenhoff from Kendama USA will be leading and teaching an introduction to Kendama. No knowledge or previous experience required! Bring your own Kendama to work with. For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Chess & Chat
      4:00 PM-5:00 PM
      05-29-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

      Join fellow chess enthusiasts for our monthly chess club! All ages and skill levels are welcome; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Library Yarners
      5:00 PM-7:00 PM
      05-29-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

      All fiber-artists are welcome to join us for our weekly crochet and knitting meetings. Morning and evening meetings are scheduled; attend either or both!

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  • Libraries Rock!
    12:00 PM-1:00 PM
    05-30-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Help us kick off a great summer, family style! Get signed up for the Summer Reading Program while playing traditional outdoor family games and talking to a ranger from the National Park Service. Free Kona Ice is provided while supplies last. For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Crayons & Conversation
    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    05-30-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    Drop in on Wednesday afternoons to de-stress and get your creative juices flowing. Socialize over a tabletop game (such as Scrabble or MahJongg) or color a picture. Players and colorers of all skill levels are welcome!

  • Teen Summer Reading Club
    2:00 PM-3:00 PM
    05-30-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Teens grades 6-12 are invited to join the Teen Advisory Board for Summer Reading Club! Club meetings will be held at the Woodstock Library every Wednesday from May 30 through July 25.

  • Learning Computers
    2:30 PM-4:30 PM
    05-30-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Are you ready to learn more about using a computer? Sign up for a 30-minute help session to answer your questions. Library computers are available, or you may bring your own device. Please know your passwords before attending. Registration is required and opens May 16; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

  • The Kid and I: Pot Painting and Free Plants
    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    05-30-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Join the Gilmer County Master Gardeners as we paint ceramic pots with a colorful design of your choice! Pick your plant and learn how to transplant and care for it at home. For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is suggested and opens May 16; call 706-635-4528 to sign up.

  • Reading Dogs
    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    05-30-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    Children 6 and older can read to a non-judgmental, furry listener who won’t laugh if the reader stumbles or makes a mistake. Children are asked to select their own reading material before their scheduled session. Parents can register their child (two weeks in advance) for a 10-15 minute reading session by calling 770-591-1491.

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  • Sit & Stitch
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    05-31-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Come and be crafty every Thursday! Enjoy the friendship of other creative people.

  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    05-31-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Family storytimes are designed for families with children of all ages. Storytime is followed by a craft activity. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

  • Library Matinee: “Sing”
    2:30 PM-4:30 PM
    05-31-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    Celebrate the beginning of our Summer Reading Program by rockin’ out with Sing (Rated PG)! Watch as a koala stages a singing competition for the world’s animals in order to save his theater and restore it to its former glory. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Music Movie Thursdays: “Rent”
    3:00 PM-5:00 PM
    05-31-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    We’re showing a music-themed movie every Thursday this summer! This week, we’ll be showing the edgy, cinematic musical Rent (Rated PG-13)! Refreshments are provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Secrets of the Forest: Cherokee Plant Use
    6:00 PM-7:30 PM
    05-31-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    All survival roads begin with the study of plants. Join survivalist, educator, and author Mark Warren as he shares how his 48 years of teaching fire-making, shelter-building, tracking, water purification, wild cooking, stalking, and archery have roots in botany. Learn about the foods, medicines, and craft materials to be gleaned from plants, then and now. Books will be available for sale and signing.

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