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  • Résumé Help
    All day
    09-01-2018-09-30-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Land that job you’ve been working towards! Schedule an appointment to receive help with making your résumé the strongest it can be. Call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 228) to schedule your appointment.

  • Anytime-Anywhere Book Club
    All day
    09-01-2018-09-30-2018

    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 Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold (chosen for Banned Books Week), 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, September 24 at 3:00 PM. Call 706-692-5411 to request a copy.

  • Reading Paws
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    09-01-2018

    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
    09-01-2018

    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.

  • Mountain Authors
    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    09-01-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Join us to hear from several local authors about their mountain stories!

  • LEGO Club
    2:00 PM-3:00 PM
    09-01-2018

    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.

  • Saturday Matinee: “Dumbo”
    4:00 PM-6:00 PM
    09-01-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Bring the entire family to the library to enjoy the Disney animated movie, Dumbo (Rated G). Refreshments are provided while supplies last. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • More events
    • Résumé Help
      All day
      09-01-2018-09-30-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      Land that job you’ve been working towards! Schedule an appointment to receive help with making your résumé the strongest it can be. Call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 228) to schedule your appointment.

    • Anytime-Anywhere Book Club
      All day
      09-01-2018-09-30-2018
      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 Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold (chosen for Banned Books Week), 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, September 24 at 3:00 PM. Call 706-692-5411 to request a copy.

    • Reading Paws
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      09-01-2018
      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
      09-01-2018
      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.

    • Mountain Authors
      1:00 PM-3:00 PM
      09-01-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

      Join us to hear from several local authors about their mountain stories!

    • LEGO Club
      2:00 PM-3:00 PM
      09-01-2018
      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.

    • Saturday Matinee: “Dumbo”
      4:00 PM-6:00 PM
      09-01-2018
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

      Bring the entire family to the library to enjoy the Disney animated movie, Dumbo (Rated G). Refreshments are provided while supplies last. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

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  • Library Closed
    All day
    09-03-2018

    All Sequoyah Regional Library System branches are closed on Monday, September 3 in observance of Labor Day.

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  • Tech Tuesday
    10:00 AM-6:00 PM
    09-04-2018

    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 August 21; call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 228) to sign up.

  • MahJongg Meetup
    10:00 AM-1:00 PM
    09-04-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Enjoy playing MahJongg? This is the group for you! Meet with other people to play American MahJongg, based on the ancient Chinese tile game.

  • Library Yarners
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    09-04-2018

    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!

  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    09-04-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    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.

  • Lap-Sit Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    09-04-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Lap-Sit Storytimes are designed for the needs of 1-to-3-year-olds. These fun programs are a time for children to learn about the storytime experience and encourage early literacy by including books, songs, rhymes, and physical activity. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

  • Hand Knee and Foot Card Game
    10:30 AM-2:00 PM
    09-04-2018

    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.

  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    09-04-2018

    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.

  • Knit & Crochet
    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    09-04-2018

    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.

  • Family Storytime
    3:30 PM-4:00 PM
    09-04-2018

    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.

  • Aspiring Young Writer’s Night
    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    09-04-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Calling all teens! Showcase your love and talent for writing! Bring any essays, papers, books, or articles that you’ve wrote and / or published. Anything you’re particularly proud of and willing to discuss and share with fellow aspiring young writers is fair game!

  • LEGO Club
    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    09-04-2018

    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
    09-04-2018

    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
    09-04-2018

    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!

  • Teen Lyrics as Art Night
    6:30 PM-7:30 PM
    09-04-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    All teens are invited to create unique art! Bring in a canvas of any sort – an actual canvas, a wood square, etc. – and your favorite song lyric or poem to paint onto it. Paint and brushes are provided, as well as a few extra canvases.

  • More events
    • Tech Tuesday
      10:00 AM-6:00 PM
      09-04-2018
      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 August 21; call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 228) to sign up.

    • MahJongg Meetup
      10:00 AM-1:00 PM
      09-04-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

      Enjoy playing MahJongg? This is the group for you! Meet with other people to play American MahJongg, based on the ancient Chinese tile game.

    • Library Yarners
      10:00 AM-12:00 PM
      09-04-2018
      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!

    • Family Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      09-04-2018
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

      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.

    • Lap-Sit Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      09-04-2018
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      Lap-Sit Storytimes are designed for the needs of 1-to-3-year-olds. These fun programs are a time for children to learn about the storytime experience and encourage early literacy by including books, songs, rhymes, and physical activity. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

    • Hand Knee and Foot Card Game
      10:30 AM-2:00 PM
      09-04-2018
      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.

    • Family Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:00 AM
      09-04-2018
      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.

    • Knit & Crochet
      1:00 PM-3:00 PM
      09-04-2018
      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.

    • Family Storytime
      3:30 PM-4:00 PM
      09-04-2018
      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.

    • Aspiring Young Writer’s Night
      4:30 PM-5:30 PM
      09-04-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      Calling all teens! Showcase your love and talent for writing! Bring any essays, papers, books, or articles that you’ve wrote and / or published. Anything you’re particularly proud of and willing to discuss and share with fellow aspiring young writers is fair game!

    • LEGO Club
      4:30 PM-5:30 PM
      09-04-2018
      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
      09-04-2018
      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
      09-04-2018
      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!

    • Teen Lyrics as Art Night
      6:30 PM-7:30 PM
      09-04-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

      All teens are invited to create unique art! Bring in a canvas of any sort – an actual canvas, a wood square, etc. – and your favorite song lyric or poem to paint onto it. Paint and brushes are provided, as well as a few extra canvases.

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  • Tech Time
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    09-05-2018

    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 August 22; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    09-05-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    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.

  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    09-05-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    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.

  • Lap-Sit Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    09-05-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    Lap-Sit Storytimes are designed for the needs of 1-to-3-year-olds. These fun programs are a time for children to learn about the storytime experience and encourage early literacy by including books, songs, rhymes, and physical activity. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

  • Lap-Sit Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    09-05-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Lap-Sit Storytimes are designed for the needs of 1-to-3-year-olds. These fun programs are a time for children to learn about the storytime experience and encourage early literacy by including books, songs, rhymes, and physical activity. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

  • Lap-Sit Storytime
    11:30 AM-12:00 PM
    09-05-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Lap-Sit Storytimes are designed for the needs of 1-to-3-year-olds. These fun programs are a time for children to learn about the storytime experience and encourage early literacy by including books, songs, rhymes, and physical activity. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

  • MahJongg Meetup
    1:00 PM-4:00 PM
    09-05-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Enjoy playing MahJongg? This is the group for you! Meet with other people to play American MahJongg, based on the ancient Chinese tile game.

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

    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!

  • Tech Time
    2:00 PM-4:00 PM
    09-05-2018

    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 August 22; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

  • Family Storytime
    4:00 PM-4:45 PM
    09-05-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    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.

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

    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.

  • DIY Birdhouses
    6:00 PM-7:00 PM
    09-05-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Join us for a night of painting your own pre-constructed birdhouses to take home! Materials are provided by SRLS and The Home Depot. For ages 6 and older; children must be accompanied by a participating adult. Registration is required and opens August 22; call 770-345-7565 to sign up.

  • More events
    • Tech Time
      10:00 AM-12:00 PM
      09-05-2018
      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 August 22; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

    • Family Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      09-05-2018
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

      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.

    • Family Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:00 AM
      09-05-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

      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.

    • Lap-Sit Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      09-05-2018
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

      Lap-Sit Storytimes are designed for the needs of 1-to-3-year-olds. These fun programs are a time for children to learn about the storytime experience and encourage early literacy by including books, songs, rhymes, and physical activity. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

    • Lap-Sit Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:00 AM
      09-05-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      Lap-Sit Storytimes are designed for the needs of 1-to-3-year-olds. These fun programs are a time for children to learn about the storytime experience and encourage early literacy by including books, songs, rhymes, and physical activity. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

    • Lap-Sit Storytime
      11:30 AM-12:00 PM
      09-05-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      Lap-Sit Storytimes are designed for the needs of 1-to-3-year-olds. These fun programs are a time for children to learn about the storytime experience and encourage early literacy by including books, songs, rhymes, and physical activity. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

    • MahJongg Meetup
      1:00 PM-4:00 PM
      09-05-2018
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      Enjoy playing MahJongg? This is the group for you! Meet with other people to play American MahJongg, based on the ancient Chinese tile game.

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

    • Tech Time
      2:00 PM-4:00 PM
      09-05-2018
      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 August 22; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

    • Family Storytime
      4:00 PM-4:45 PM
      09-05-2018
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

      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.

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

    • DIY Birdhouses
      6:00 PM-7:00 PM
      09-05-2018
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      Join us for a night of painting your own pre-constructed birdhouses to take home! Materials are provided by SRLS and The Home Depot. For ages 6 and older; children must be accompanied by a participating adult. Registration is required and opens August 22; call 770-345-7565 to sign up.

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  • Sit & Stitch
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    09-06-2018

    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.

  • Lap-Sit Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    09-06-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Lap-Sit Storytimes are designed for the needs of 1-to-3-year-olds. These fun programs are a time for children to learn about the storytime experience and encourage early literacy by including books, songs, rhymes, and physical activity. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    09-06-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    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.

  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    09-06-2018

    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.

  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    09-06-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    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.

  • Movie Matinee: “The Incredibles”
    3:00 PM-5:00 PM
    09-06-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    The Incredibles (Rated PG) tells the story of a family of superheroes who, while trying to live the quiet suburban life, are forced into action to save the world. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Family Storytime
    3:30 PM-4:00 PM
    09-06-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    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.

  • Book Sale: Friends of the Pickens County Library
    4:00 PM-6:00 PM
    09-06-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Don’t miss the Pickens County Library book sale, located at the Chattahoochee Technical College Appalachian Campus (100 Campus Dr.) in Jasper, GA! This preview sale is open to members of the Friends of the Pickens County Library – become a member at the door!

  • Family Storytime
    4:30 PM-5:15 PM
    09-06-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    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.

  • Teen Night: Dungeons & Dragons
    6:00 PM-7:30 PM
    09-06-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Teens can participate in this tabletop role-playing game in a fun, positive, and instructional environment. No experience required! Longtime player Stephen Lawrence will lead and teach. Materials are provided.

  • Art School: Van Gogh
    6:30 PM-7:30 PM
    09-06-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Adults are invited to paint and learn about Vincent Van Gogh’s technique, with inspiration from his famous “Starry Night”. Materials are provided. Registration is requested and opens August 23; call 706-692-5411 to sign up and secure materials.

  • More events
    • Sit & Stitch
      10:00 AM-12:00 PM
      09-06-2018
      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.

    • Lap-Sit Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      09-06-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

      Lap-Sit Storytimes are designed for the needs of 1-to-3-year-olds. These fun programs are a time for children to learn about the storytime experience and encourage early literacy by including books, songs, rhymes, and physical activity. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

    • Family Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      09-06-2018
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      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.

    • Family Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      09-06-2018
      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.

    • Family Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:00 AM
      09-06-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

      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.

    • Movie Matinee: “The Incredibles”
      3:00 PM-5:00 PM
      09-06-2018
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

      The Incredibles (Rated PG) tells the story of a family of superheroes who, while trying to live the quiet suburban life, are forced into action to save the world. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Family Storytime
      3:30 PM-4:00 PM
      09-06-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

      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.

    • Book Sale: Friends of the Pickens County Library
      4:00 PM-6:00 PM
      09-06-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

      Don’t miss the Pickens County Library book sale, located at the Chattahoochee Technical College Appalachian Campus (100 Campus Dr.) in Jasper, GA! This preview sale is open to members of the Friends of the Pickens County Library – become a member at the door!

    • Family Storytime
      4:30 PM-5:15 PM
      09-06-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

      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.

    • Teen Night: Dungeons & Dragons
      6:00 PM-7:30 PM
      09-06-2018
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

      Teens can participate in this tabletop role-playing game in a fun, positive, and instructional environment. No experience required! Longtime player Stephen Lawrence will lead and teach. Materials are provided.

    • Art School: Van Gogh
      6:30 PM-7:30 PM
      09-06-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

      Adults are invited to paint and learn about Vincent Van Gogh’s technique, with inspiration from his famous “Starry Night”. Materials are provided. Registration is requested and opens August 23; call 706-692-5411 to sign up and secure materials.

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  • Book Sale: Friends of the Pickens County Library
    9:00 AM-6:00 PM
    09-07-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Don’t miss the Pickens County Library book sale, located at the Chattahoochee Technical College Appalachian Campus (100 Campus Dr.) in Jasper, GA!

  • Drop-In Genealogy
    10:00 AM-3:00 PM
    09-07-2018

    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!

  • Friday Flick: “Beauty and the Beast”
    10:30 AM-12:00 PM
    09-07-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Enjoy the Disney animated movie, Beauty and the Beast (Rated G). Feel free to dress just like your favorite Disney Prince or Princess! Refreshments are provided while supplies last. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • MahJongg Meetup
    1:00 PM-4:00 PM
    09-07-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Enjoy playing MahJongg? This is the group for you! Meet with other people to play American MahJongg, based on the ancient Chinese tile game.

  • Friday Flick: “Beauty and the Beast”
    4:00 PM-6:00 PM
    09-07-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Enjoy the Disney animated movie, Beauty and the Beast (Rated G). Feel free to dress just like your favorite Disney Prince or Princess! Refreshments are provided while supplies last. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • DIY Japanese Heraldry Coasters
    4:00 PM-6:00 PM
    09-07-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Create your very own stylish felt coaster inspired by ancient Japanese heraldry. Materials are provided. For ages 12 and older.

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  • Book Sale: Friends of the Pickens County Library
    9:00 AM-1:00 PM
    09-08-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Don’t miss the Pickens County Library book sale, located at the Chattahoochee Technical College Appalachian Campus (100 Campus Dr.) in Jasper, GA!

  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    09-08-2018

    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.

  • Inklings Writers Critique Group
    11:00 AM-1:00 PM
    09-08-2018

    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!

  • DIY Simple Blankets
    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    09-08-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Get ready for fall and winter by learning to create these simple blankets! Registration is required and opens August 25; call 770-345-7565 to sign up and learn about required materials.

  • LEGO Lab
    2:00 PM-3:00 PM
    09-08-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Use our LEGO and K’Nex sets to build your own creations, which will be displayed in the library until next month’s meeting. Idea books are available for inspiration! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • LEGO Club
    3:00 PM-5:00 PM
    09-08-2018

    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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  • Beginner’s Yoga
    10:00 AM-11:00 AM
    09-10-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    See what yoga is all about in this introductory course led by Jijna Patel. Registration is required and opens August 27; call 770-345-7565 to sign up.

  • Coloring Group
    10:00 AM-1:00 PM
    09-10-2018

    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 years; come meet new friends! All materials are provided. For ages 16 and older.

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

    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.

  • Mom-Dad & Me Yoga
    11:00 AM-12:00 PM
    09-10-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Explore and enjoy some fun yoga stretches for parents and children with Certified Personal Trainer Lisa Dudash! Registration is required and opens August 27; call 770-345-7565 to sign up.

  • The Board Games Group
    3:00 PM-5:00 PM
    09-10-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Join the group for challenging fun playing different board games! For ages 18 and older.

  • BINGO for Books
    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    09-10-2018

    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.

  • VR Experience: Anne Frank House
    4:00 PM-6:00 PM
    09-10-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Drop in for a virtual reality tour of the Anne Frank house (Rated “E” for Everyone), where she was forced to go into hiding to escape persecution from the Nazis during World War II. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Maker Monday
    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    09-10-2018

    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.

  • Teen Advisory Board Meeting
    5:00 PM-6:00 PM
    09-10-2018

    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.

  • Family BINGO Night
    6:00 PM-7:00 PM
    09-10-2018

    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.

  • Teen Advisory Board Meeting
    6:00 PM-7:00 PM
    09-10-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    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.

  • More events
    • Beginner’s Yoga
      10:00 AM-11:00 AM
      09-10-2018
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      See what yoga is all about in this introductory course led by Jijna Patel. Registration is required and opens August 27; call 770-345-7565 to sign up.

    • Coloring Group
      10:00 AM-1:00 PM
      09-10-2018
      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 years; come meet new friends! All materials are provided. For ages 16 and older.

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

    • Mom-Dad & Me Yoga
      11:00 AM-12:00 PM
      09-10-2018
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      Explore and enjoy some fun yoga stretches for parents and children with Certified Personal Trainer Lisa Dudash! Registration is required and opens August 27; call 770-345-7565 to sign up.

    • The Board Games Group
      3:00 PM-5:00 PM
      09-10-2018
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

      Join the group for challenging fun playing different board games! For ages 18 and older.

    • BINGO for Books
      3:00 PM-4:00 PM
      09-10-2018
      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.

    • VR Experience: Anne Frank House
      4:00 PM-6:00 PM
      09-10-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      Drop in for a virtual reality tour of the Anne Frank house (Rated “E” for Everyone), where she was forced to go into hiding to escape persecution from the Nazis during World War II. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Maker Monday
      4:30 PM-5:30 PM
      09-10-2018
      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.

    • Teen Advisory Board Meeting
      5:00 PM-6:00 PM
      09-10-2018
      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.

    • Family BINGO Night
      6:00 PM-7:00 PM
      09-10-2018
      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.

    • Teen Advisory Board Meeting
      6:00 PM-7:00 PM
      09-10-2018
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

      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.

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  • Nutrition Knowhow
    9:30 AM-11:00 AM
    09-11-2018

    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.

  • MahJongg Meetup
    10:00 AM-1:00 PM
    09-11-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Enjoy playing MahJongg? This is the group for you! Meet with other people to play American MahJongg, based on the ancient Chinese tile game.

  • Tech Tuesday
    10:00 AM-6:00 PM
    09-11-2018

    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 August 28; call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 228) to sign up.

  • Library Yarners
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    09-11-2018

    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!

  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    09-11-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    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.

  • Lap-Sit Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    09-11-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Lap-Sit Storytimes are designed for the needs of 1-to-3-year-olds. These fun programs are a time for children to learn about the storytime experience and encourage early literacy by including books, songs, rhymes, and physical activity. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    09-11-2018

    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.

  • Knit & Crochet
    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    09-11-2018

    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-4:00 PM
    09-11-2018

    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.

  • Books into Movies: “The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe”
    3:00 PM-5:30 PM
    09-11-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    We’re celebrating The Great American Read PBS Series with The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (Rated PG)! Refreshments are provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Family Storytime
    3:30 PM-4:00 PM
    09-11-2018

    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.

  • Library Yarners
    5:00 PM-7:00 PM
    09-11-2018

    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!

  • Ball Ground Needle Crafters
    6:00 PM-7:30 PM
    09-11-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Calling all needle crafters! Join in the fun and conversation! If you knit, crochet, sew, do needlepoint, or enjoy any other activity that uses needle arts, bring your current project or simply grab your needles, yarn, hooks, fabric and/or patterns and join us.

  • Teen Writers Club
    6:00 PM-7:30 PM
    09-11-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Aspiring teen writers are invited to this evening writing workshop! We’ll be discussing common issues that writers face when working on a story or a manuscript. Sharing is optional, but encouraged!

  • More events
    • Nutrition Knowhow
      9:30 AM-11:00 AM
      09-11-2018
      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.

    • MahJongg Meetup
      10:00 AM-1:00 PM
      09-11-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

      Enjoy playing MahJongg? This is the group for you! Meet with other people to play American MahJongg, based on the ancient Chinese tile game.

    • Tech Tuesday
      10:00 AM-6:00 PM
      09-11-2018
      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 August 28; call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 228) to sign up.

    • Library Yarners
      10:00 AM-12:00 PM
      09-11-2018
      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!

    • Family Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      09-11-2018
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

      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.

    • Lap-Sit Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      09-11-2018
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      Lap-Sit Storytimes are designed for the needs of 1-to-3-year-olds. These fun programs are a time for children to learn about the storytime experience and encourage early literacy by including books, songs, rhymes, and physical activity. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

    • Family Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:00 AM
      09-11-2018
      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.

    • Knit & Crochet
      1:00 PM-3:00 PM
      09-11-2018
      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-4:00 PM
      09-11-2018
      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.

    • Books into Movies: “The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe”
      3:00 PM-5:30 PM
      09-11-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      We’re celebrating The Great American Read PBS Series with The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (Rated PG)! Refreshments are provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Family Storytime
      3:30 PM-4:00 PM
      09-11-2018
      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.

    • Library Yarners
      5:00 PM-7:00 PM
      09-11-2018
      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!

    • Ball Ground Needle Crafters
      6:00 PM-7:30 PM
      09-11-2018
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

      Calling all needle crafters! Join in the fun and conversation! If you knit, crochet, sew, do needlepoint, or enjoy any other activity that uses needle arts, bring your current project or simply grab your needles, yarn, hooks, fabric and/or patterns and join us.

    • Teen Writers Club
      6:00 PM-7:30 PM
      09-11-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

      Aspiring teen writers are invited to this evening writing workshop! We’ll be discussing common issues that writers face when working on a story or a manuscript. Sharing is optional, but encouraged!

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  • Quilting “Cheats” & “Techniques”
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    09-12-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Today’s theme: “Fun with nine patch squares”! Have fun learning a new skill at each class.

  • Hickory Flat Book Club
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    09-12-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Help us build our brand-new monthly book club at the Hickory Flat Public Library!

  • Lap-Sit Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    09-12-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Lap-Sit Storytimes are designed for the needs of 1-to-3-year-olds. These fun programs are a time for children to learn about the storytime experience and encourage early literacy by including books, songs, rhymes, and physical activity. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

  • Lap-Sit Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    09-12-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    Lap-Sit Storytimes are designed for the needs of 1-to-3-year-olds. These fun programs are a time for children to learn about the storytime experience and encourage early literacy by including books, songs, rhymes, and physical activity. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    09-12-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    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.

  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    09-12-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    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.

  • Lap-Sit Storytime
    11:30 AM-12:00 PM
    09-12-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Lap-Sit Storytimes are designed for the needs of 1-to-3-year-olds. These fun programs are a time for children to learn about the storytime experience and encourage early literacy by including books, songs, rhymes, and physical activity. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

  • Crayons & Conversation
    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    09-12-2018

    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!

  • MahJongg Meetup
    1:00 PM-4:00 PM
    09-12-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Enjoy playing MahJongg? This is the group for you! Meet with other people to play American MahJongg, based on the ancient Chinese tile game.

  • Family Storytime
    4:00 PM-4:45 PM
    09-12-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    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.

  • Reading Dogs
    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    09-12-2018

    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.

  • More events
    • Quilting “Cheats” & “Techniques”
      10:00 AM-12:00 PM
      09-12-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

      Today’s theme: “Fun with nine patch squares”! Have fun learning a new skill at each class.

    • Hickory Flat Book Club
      10:00 AM-12:00 PM
      09-12-2018
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      Help us build our brand-new monthly book club at the Hickory Flat Public Library!

    • Lap-Sit Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:00 AM
      09-12-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      Lap-Sit Storytimes are designed for the needs of 1-to-3-year-olds. These fun programs are a time for children to learn about the storytime experience and encourage early literacy by including books, songs, rhymes, and physical activity. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

    • Lap-Sit Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      09-12-2018
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

      Lap-Sit Storytimes are designed for the needs of 1-to-3-year-olds. These fun programs are a time for children to learn about the storytime experience and encourage early literacy by including books, songs, rhymes, and physical activity. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

    • Family Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:00 AM
      09-12-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

      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.

    • Family Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      09-12-2018
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

      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.

    • Lap-Sit Storytime
      11:30 AM-12:00 PM
      09-12-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      Lap-Sit Storytimes are designed for the needs of 1-to-3-year-olds. These fun programs are a time for children to learn about the storytime experience and encourage early literacy by including books, songs, rhymes, and physical activity. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

    • Crayons & Conversation
      1:00 PM-3:00 PM
      09-12-2018
      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!

    • MahJongg Meetup
      1:00 PM-4:00 PM
      09-12-2018
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      Enjoy playing MahJongg? This is the group for you! Meet with other people to play American MahJongg, based on the ancient Chinese tile game.

    • Family Storytime
      4:00 PM-4:45 PM
      09-12-2018
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

      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.

    • Reading Dogs
      4:30 PM-5:30 PM
      09-12-2018
      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
    09-13-2018

    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-11:00 AM
    09-13-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    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.

  • Lap-Sit Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    09-13-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Lap-Sit Storytimes are designed for the needs of 1-to-3-year-olds. These fun programs are a time for children to learn about the storytime experience and encourage early literacy by including books, songs, rhymes, and physical activity. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    09-13-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    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.

  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    09-13-2018

    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.

  • Master Gardeners: Celebrate Wildflowers
    1:30 PM-3:00 PM
    09-13-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Join the Pickens County Master Gardeners! Learn how to harvest seeds from a selection of Southeastern wildflowers and how to prepare and grow a wildflower garden or meadow. Explore the remarkable relationship between native flowers and pollinators and create delightful edible wildflower treats! As a bonus activity, create a wildflower art piece! Registration is required and opens August 30; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

  • Homeschooler’s Book Club
    1:30 PM-2:30 PM
    09-13-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    Join a community of readers who meet once a month to enjoy some lively conversation about literature. This month’s theme is “Reader’s Choice”. Children should read a book independently or with a caregiver and share a brief book talk about their book with the group. Refreshments are provided.

  • George McClellan’s “Perilous Path”
    2:00 PM-3:30 PM
    09-13-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Join the Gilmer County Genealogy Society as we welcome George McClellan – author, historian, and veteran. He’ll be combining history, biography, and story to narrate the early history of our county’s movement from east to west through the eyes of Robert McClellan – Indian scout, compatriot to Lewis and Clark, army ranger, and spy in the land that would become the American Midwest. A selection of George McClellan’s books will be available for purchase (and signing!). Refreshments are provided at 1:30 PM.

  • Hands-On Science (Grades 3-5)
    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    09-13-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Discover the wonders of science through hands-on activities and exploration. Refreshments are provided. For grades 3-5; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Family Storytime
    3:30 PM-4:00 PM
    09-13-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    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.

  • Technology Fair
    4:00 PM-6:00 PM
    09-13-2018

    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 to downloading your own e-books through the library and picking up the skill of coding! For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • 3D Printer Demo
    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    09-13-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    See how our 3D Printer works and learn about all the printing possibilities! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Family Storytime
    4:30 PM-5:15 PM
    09-13-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    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.

  • Dungeons & Dragons
    6:00 PM-8:30 PM
    09-13-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    D&D meets on the second and fourth Thursdays of each month. Join us for this popular tabletop role-playing game! All materials are provided, or you may bring your own. Light refreshments are provided. For ages 10 and older.

  • Teen Résumé Building 101
    6:00 PM-7:30 PM
    09-13-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    All teens are invited to learn how to build a résumé! We’ll be reviewing tips and tricks, as well as popular templates through Microsoft Word, Google Documents, and more. For more information, contact Mrs. Mary at 770-479-3090 (Ext. 244).

  • More events
    • Sit & Stitch
      10:00 AM-12:00 PM
      09-13-2018
      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-11:00 AM
      09-13-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

      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.

    • Lap-Sit Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      09-13-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

      Lap-Sit Storytimes are designed for the needs of 1-to-3-year-olds. These fun programs are a time for children to learn about the storytime experience and encourage early literacy by including books, songs, rhymes, and physical activity. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

    • Family Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      09-13-2018
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      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.

    • Family Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      09-13-2018
      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.

    • Master Gardeners: Celebrate Wildflowers
      1:30 PM-3:00 PM
      09-13-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

      Join the Pickens County Master Gardeners! Learn how to harvest seeds from a selection of Southeastern wildflowers and how to prepare and grow a wildflower garden or meadow. Explore the remarkable relationship between native flowers and pollinators and create delightful edible wildflower treats! As a bonus activity, create a wildflower art piece! Registration is required and opens August 30; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

    • Homeschooler’s Book Club
      1:30 PM-2:30 PM
      09-13-2018
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

      Join a community of readers who meet once a month to enjoy some lively conversation about literature. This month’s theme is “Reader’s Choice”. Children should read a book independently or with a caregiver and share a brief book talk about their book with the group. Refreshments are provided.

    • George McClellan’s “Perilous Path”
      2:00 PM-3:30 PM
      09-13-2018
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

      Join the Gilmer County Genealogy Society as we welcome George McClellan – author, historian, and veteran. He’ll be combining history, biography, and story to narrate the early history of our county’s movement from east to west through the eyes of Robert McClellan – Indian scout, compatriot to Lewis and Clark, army ranger, and spy in the land that would become the American Midwest. A selection of George McClellan’s books will be available for purchase (and signing!). Refreshments are provided at 1:30 PM.

    • Hands-On Science (Grades 3-5)
      3:00 PM-4:00 PM
      09-13-2018
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

      Discover the wonders of science through hands-on activities and exploration. Refreshments are provided. For grades 3-5; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Family Storytime
      3:30 PM-4:00 PM
      09-13-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

      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.

    • Technology Fair
      4:00 PM-6:00 PM
      09-13-2018
      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 to downloading your own e-books through the library and picking up the skill of coding! For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • 3D Printer Demo
      4:30 PM-5:30 PM
      09-13-2018
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

      See how our 3D Printer works and learn about all the printing possibilities! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Family Storytime
      4:30 PM-5:15 PM
      09-13-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

      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.

    • Dungeons & Dragons
      6:00 PM-8:30 PM
      09-13-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

      D&D meets on the second and fourth Thursdays of each month. Join us for this popular tabletop role-playing game! All materials are provided, or you may bring your own. Light refreshments are provided. For ages 10 and older.

    • Teen Résumé Building 101
      6:00 PM-7:30 PM
      09-13-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

      All teens are invited to learn how to build a résumé! We’ll be reviewing tips and tricks, as well as popular templates through Microsoft Word, Google Documents, and more. For more information, contact Mrs. Mary at 770-479-3090 (Ext. 244).

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  • Drop-In Genealogy
    10:00 AM-3:00 PM
    09-14-2018

    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!

  • Friday Flick: “The Tale of Despereaux”
    10:30 AM-12:00 PM
    09-14-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Enjoy the animated movie, The Tale of Despereaux (Rated G). Refreshments are provided while supplies last. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Youth Book Club
    1:00 PM-2:00 PM
    09-14-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Join us for this month’s book club meeting! We’ll be discussing book one of the Chronicles of Narnia series: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe by C. S. Lewis. For ages 8-14; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • MahJongg Meetup
    1:00 PM-4:00 PM
    09-14-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Enjoy playing MahJongg? This is the group for you! Meet with other people to play American MahJongg, based on the ancient Chinese tile game.

  • Friday Flick: “The Tale of Despereaux”
    4:00 PM-6:00 PM
    09-14-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Enjoy the animated movie, The Tale of Despereaux (Rated G). Refreshments are provided while supplies last. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

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  • Coloring Day at the Library
    9:00 AM-5:00 PM
    09-15-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    In honor of National Coloring Day and International Dot Day (based on the picture book The Dot), we’re coming together to do some coloring! Pages will be provided for all ages, as well as crayons and colored pencils. Come in at any time during open hours to color to your heart’s content!

  • Master Gardener Make-N-Take: Stepping Stones
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    09-15-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Come prepared to get messy! Join the Gilmer County Master Gardeners and create rustic, textured, beautifully-patterned mosaic stepping stones using tiles and cement. Class attendance is free; an optional $20.00 fee will cover the cost of materials. Registration is required and opens September 1; pick up a registration form at Ellijay Farmer’s Market, County Extension Office, or Gilmer County Library.

  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    09-15-2018

    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.

  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    09-15-2018

    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.

  • Sing First!
    10:30 AM-12:30 PM
    09-15-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    These music and movement classes for children and their parents are provided by music teacher Justine Lemmo! Session one (for ages 0-18 months) begins at 10:35 AM. Session two (for ages 19-35 months) begins at 11:15 AM. Session three (for ages 3-7 years) begins at 11:50 AM. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

  • Adventure Awaits! Dungeons & Dragons
    12:00 PM-6:00 PM
    09-15-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Take a seat at the table, grab some dice, and step into the boots of a hero for our monthly Dungeons & Dragons game! Beginners are welcome! All materials are provided, or you may bring your own. For ages 12 and older.

  • LEGO Club
    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    09-15-2018

    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.

  • Magical Matinee: “The Aristocats”
    3:30 PM-4:45 PM
    09-15-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Experience the classic Disney movie The Aristocats (Rated G), with a beautiful story and great soundtrack. When an opera star leaves her fortune to her cats, the butler drugs the animals and abandons them in the countryside. See what they encounter while trying to find their way back to their home in Paris. Refreshments are provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • More events
    • Coloring Day at the Library
      9:00 AM-5:00 PM
      09-15-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

      In honor of National Coloring Day and International Dot Day (based on the picture book The Dot), we’re coming together to do some coloring! Pages will be provided for all ages, as well as crayons and colored pencils. Come in at any time during open hours to color to your heart’s content!

    • Master Gardener Make-N-Take: Stepping Stones
      10:00 AM-12:00 PM
      09-15-2018
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

      Come prepared to get messy! Join the Gilmer County Master Gardeners and create rustic, textured, beautifully-patterned mosaic stepping stones using tiles and cement. Class attendance is free; an optional $20.00 fee will cover the cost of materials. Registration is required and opens September 1; pick up a registration form at Ellijay Farmer’s Market, County Extension Office, or Gilmer County Library.

    • Family Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      09-15-2018
      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.

    • Family Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:00 AM
      09-15-2018
      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.

    • Sing First!
      10:30 AM-12:30 PM
      09-15-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

      These music and movement classes for children and their parents are provided by music teacher Justine Lemmo! Session one (for ages 0-18 months) begins at 10:35 AM. Session two (for ages 19-35 months) begins at 11:15 AM. Session three (for ages 3-7 years) begins at 11:50 AM. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

    • Adventure Awaits! Dungeons & Dragons
      12:00 PM-6:00 PM
      09-15-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      Take a seat at the table, grab some dice, and step into the boots of a hero for our monthly Dungeons & Dragons game! Beginners are welcome! All materials are provided, or you may bring your own. For ages 12 and older.

    • LEGO Club
      3:00 PM-4:00 PM
      09-15-2018
      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.

    • Magical Matinee: “The Aristocats”
      3:30 PM-4:45 PM
      09-15-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      Experience the classic Disney movie The Aristocats (Rated G), with a beautiful story and great soundtrack. When an opera star leaves her fortune to her cats, the butler drugs the animals and abandons them in the countryside. See what they encounter while trying to find their way back to their home in Paris. Refreshments are provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

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  • LEGO Club
    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    09-16-2018

    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.

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  • Coloring Group
    10:00 AM-1:00 PM
    09-17-2018

    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 years; come meet new friends! All materials are provided. For ages 16 and older.

  • Beginner’s Yoga
    10:00 AM-11:00 AM
    09-17-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    See what yoga is all about in this introductory course led by Jijna Patel. Registration is required and opens September 3; call 770-345-7565 to sign up.

  • Ball Ground Book Club
    10:30 AM-12:00 PM
    09-17-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Join our book club members as they discuss their impressions of Andersonville by MacKinlay Kantor.

  • Meet Dash and Dot!
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    09-17-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Get acquainted with our new friends, Dash and Dot! These friendly robots offer fun, intuitive programming for all. Draw paths for Dash to follow; play with Dot’s lights, sound, and voice; or use either robot to solve coding-based puzzles! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Magical Matinee: “A Wrinkle in Time”
    3:00 PM-5:00 PM
    09-17-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Experience A Wrinkle in Time (Rated PG), a science-fantasy adventure that’s perfect for all ages. Refreshments are provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Reading Dogs
    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    09-17-2018

    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 Night: Dungeons & Dragons
    5:30 PM-7:30 PM
    09-17-2018

    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.

  • More events
    • Coloring Group
      10:00 AM-1:00 PM
      09-17-2018
      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 years; come meet new friends! All materials are provided. For ages 16 and older.

    • Beginner’s Yoga
      10:00 AM-11:00 AM
      09-17-2018
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      See what yoga is all about in this introductory course led by Jijna Patel. Registration is required and opens September 3; call 770-345-7565 to sign up.

    • Ball Ground Book Club
      10:30 AM-12:00 PM
      09-17-2018
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

      Join our book club members as they discuss their impressions of Andersonville by MacKinlay Kantor.

    • Meet Dash and Dot!
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      09-17-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

      Get acquainted with our new friends, Dash and Dot! These friendly robots offer fun, intuitive programming for all. Draw paths for Dash to follow; play with Dot’s lights, sound, and voice; or use either robot to solve coding-based puzzles! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Magical Matinee: “A Wrinkle in Time”
      3:00 PM-5:00 PM
      09-17-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      Experience A Wrinkle in Time (Rated PG), a science-fantasy adventure that’s perfect for all ages. Refreshments are provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Reading Dogs
      4:30 PM-5:30 PM
      09-17-2018
      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 Night: Dungeons & Dragons
      5:30 PM-7:30 PM
      09-17-2018
      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.

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  • Tech Tuesday
    10:00 AM-6:00 PM
    09-18-2018

    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 September 4; call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 228) to sign up.

  • MahJongg Meetup
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    09-18-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Enjoy playing MahJongg? This is the group for you! Meet with other people to play American MahJongg, based on the ancient Chinese tile game.

  • Library Yarners
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    09-18-2018

    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!

  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    09-18-2018

    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.

  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    09-18-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    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.

  • Lap-Sit Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    09-18-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Lap-Sit Storytimes are designed for the needs of 1-to-3-year-olds. These fun programs are a time for children to learn about the storytime experience and encourage early literacy by including books, songs, rhymes, and physical activity. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

  • Book Discussion Group
    12:00 PM-2:00 PM
    09-18-2018

    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 Sea Change by Karen White. All ages are welcome; new members are encouraged.

  • Knit & Crochet
    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    09-18-2018

    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.

  • Crafternoon!
    3:30 PM-4:40 PM
    09-18-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Drop-in and make all the crafts you’d like in an afternoon of fun creativity. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Introduction to Robotics
    4:00 PM-5:00 PM
    09-18-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Come investigate our robotics! Learn to use engineering and mathematics skills to make robot creations. For ages 10-14.

  • Kendama Club
    4:00 PM-5:00 PM
    09-18-2018

    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.

  • Bailey School Book Club
    4:00 PM-5:00 PM
    09-18-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Join us as we begin our discussion of the Bailey School Kids chapter book series! We’ll be covering the first book, Vampires Don’t Wear Polka Dots, with trivia and STEAM activities related to the book. For ages 7-12; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and opens September 4; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

  • Reading Dogs
    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    09-18-2018

    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.

  • Manga Club
    5:00 PM-6:00 PM
    09-18-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Teens are encouraged to read and discuss different manga series and related topics. This program will encourage reading and group discussion in a fun and innovative way. Refreshments (and manga) are provided.

  • Library Cinema: “Star Wars: The Last Jedi”
    5:00 PM-8:00 PM
    09-18-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Cosmically enhance your entertainment this evening by watching Star Wars: The Last Jedi (Rated PG-13)! This showing will feature closed captioning. Refreshments are provided while supplies last. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Library Yarners
    5:00 PM-7:00 PM
    09-18-2018

    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!

  • More events
    • Tech Tuesday
      10:00 AM-6:00 PM
      09-18-2018
      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 September 4; call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 228) to sign up.

    • MahJongg Meetup
      10:00 AM-12:00 PM
      09-18-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

      Enjoy playing MahJongg? This is the group for you! Meet with other people to play American MahJongg, based on the ancient Chinese tile game.

    • Library Yarners
      10:00 AM-12:00 PM
      09-18-2018
      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!

    • Family Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:00 AM
      09-18-2018
      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.

    • Family Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      09-18-2018
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

      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.

    • Lap-Sit Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      09-18-2018
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      Lap-Sit Storytimes are designed for the needs of 1-to-3-year-olds. These fun programs are a time for children to learn about the storytime experience and encourage early literacy by including books, songs, rhymes, and physical activity. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

    • Book Discussion Group
      12:00 PM-2:00 PM
      09-18-2018
      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 Sea Change by Karen White. All ages are welcome; new members are encouraged.

    • Knit & Crochet
      1:00 PM-3:00 PM
      09-18-2018
      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.

    • Crafternoon!
      3:30 PM-4:40 PM
      09-18-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      Drop-in and make all the crafts you’d like in an afternoon of fun creativity. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Introduction to Robotics
      4:00 PM-5:00 PM
      09-18-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

      Come investigate our robotics! Learn to use engineering and mathematics skills to make robot creations. For ages 10-14.

    • Kendama Club
      4:00 PM-5:00 PM
      09-18-2018
      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.

    • Bailey School Book Club
      4:00 PM-5:00 PM
      09-18-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

      Join us as we begin our discussion of the Bailey School Kids chapter book series! We’ll be covering the first book, Vampires Don’t Wear Polka Dots, with trivia and STEAM activities related to the book. For ages 7-12; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and opens September 4; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

    • Reading Dogs
      4:30 PM-5:30 PM
      09-18-2018
      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.

    • Manga Club
      5:00 PM-6:00 PM
      09-18-2018
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      Teens are encouraged to read and discuss different manga series and related topics. This program will encourage reading and group discussion in a fun and innovative way. Refreshments (and manga) are provided.

    • Library Cinema: “Star Wars: The Last Jedi”
      5:00 PM-8:00 PM
      09-18-2018
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

      Cosmically enhance your entertainment this evening by watching Star Wars: The Last Jedi (Rated PG-13)! This showing will feature closed captioning. Refreshments are provided while supplies last. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Library Yarners
      5:00 PM-7:00 PM
      09-18-2018
      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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  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    09-19-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    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.

  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    09-19-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    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.

  • Lap-Sit Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    09-19-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Lap-Sit Storytimes are designed for the needs of 1-to-3-year-olds. These fun programs are a time for children to learn about the storytime experience and encourage early literacy by including books, songs, rhymes, and physical activity. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

  • Lap-Sit Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    09-19-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    Lap-Sit Storytimes are designed for the needs of 1-to-3-year-olds. These fun programs are a time for children to learn about the storytime experience and encourage early literacy by including books, songs, rhymes, and physical activity. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

  • Lap-Sit Storytime
    11:30 AM-12:00 PM
    09-19-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Lap-Sit Storytimes are designed for the needs of 1-to-3-year-olds. These fun programs are a time for children to learn about the storytime experience and encourage early literacy by including books, songs, rhymes, and physical activity. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

  • MahJongg Meetup
    1:00 PM-4:00 PM
    09-19-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Enjoy playing MahJongg? This is the group for you! Meet with other people to play American MahJongg, based on the ancient Chinese tile game.

  • Crayons & Conversation
    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    09-19-2018

    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!

  • Magical Matinee: “Monsters University”
    3:00 PM-5:00 PM
    09-19-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Experience Monsters University (Rated G), a family-friendly animated comedy that guarantees a monstrously good time. Refreshments are provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Family Storytime
    4:00 PM-4:45 PM
    09-19-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    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.

  • Talk Like / Dress Like a Pirate!
    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    09-19-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Ahoy, matey! In honor of National Talk Like a Pirate Day, teens grades 6-12 are invited to talk and dress like a pirate! We’ll be learning how to “speak pirate” by using Mango Languages. Teens are encouraged to dress up!

  • Reading Dogs
    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    09-19-2018

    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.

  • More events
    • Family Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      09-19-2018
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

      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.

    • Family Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:00 AM
      09-19-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

      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.

    • Lap-Sit Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:00 AM
      09-19-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      Lap-Sit Storytimes are designed for the needs of 1-to-3-year-olds. These fun programs are a time for children to learn about the storytime experience and encourage early literacy by including books, songs, rhymes, and physical activity. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

    • Lap-Sit Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      09-19-2018
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

      Lap-Sit Storytimes are designed for the needs of 1-to-3-year-olds. These fun programs are a time for children to learn about the storytime experience and encourage early literacy by including books, songs, rhymes, and physical activity. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

    • Lap-Sit Storytime
      11:30 AM-12:00 PM
      09-19-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      Lap-Sit Storytimes are designed for the needs of 1-to-3-year-olds. These fun programs are a time for children to learn about the storytime experience and encourage early literacy by including books, songs, rhymes, and physical activity. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

    • MahJongg Meetup
      1:00 PM-4:00 PM
      09-19-2018
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      Enjoy playing MahJongg? This is the group for you! Meet with other people to play American MahJongg, based on the ancient Chinese tile game.

    • Crayons & Conversation
      1:00 PM-3:00 PM
      09-19-2018
      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!

    • Magical Matinee: “Monsters University”
      3:00 PM-5:00 PM
      09-19-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      Experience Monsters University (Rated G), a family-friendly animated comedy that guarantees a monstrously good time. Refreshments are provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Family Storytime
      4:00 PM-4:45 PM
      09-19-2018
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

      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.

    • Talk Like / Dress Like a Pirate!
      4:30 PM-5:30 PM
      09-19-2018
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

      Ahoy, matey! In honor of National Talk Like a Pirate Day, teens grades 6-12 are invited to talk and dress like a pirate! We’ll be learning how to “speak pirate” by using Mango Languages. Teens are encouraged to dress up!

    • Reading Dogs
      4:30 PM-5:30 PM
      09-19-2018
      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
    09-20-2018

    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.

  • Special Tinkergarten Story and Activity Time
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    09-20-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Come for a fun, free Tinkergarten storytime! We’ll sing, listen to stories, and do a simple nature project! For ages 18 months to 8 years; children must be accompanied by a participating adult. Registration is required and opens September 6; call 770-479-3090 to sign up.

  • Lap-Sit Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    09-20-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Lap-Sit Storytimes are designed for the needs of 1-to-3-year-olds. These fun programs are a time for children to learn about the storytime experience and encourage early literacy by including books, songs, rhymes, and physical activity. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    09-20-2018

    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.

  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    09-20-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    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.

  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    09-20-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    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.

  • Movie Matinee: “Big Hero 6”
    3:00 PM-5:00 PM
    09-20-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    In Big Hero 6 (Rated PG), inflatable robot Baymax and prodigy Hiro Hamada team up with a group of friends to form a band of high-tech heroes. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Family Storytime
    3:30 PM-4:00 PM
    09-20-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    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.

  • Teen Coding Club
    4:00 PM-5:00 PM
    09-20-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Interested in learning how to code? Learn the basics and then move on to more advanced projects. Join anytime! For ages 10-18.

  • Family Storytime
    4:30 PM-5:15 PM
    09-20-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    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 Cinema: “Justice League”
    5:30 PM-8:00 PM
    09-20-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    National Library Card Sign-Up Month’s super heroic theme powers up Library Cinema with a showing of Justice League (Rated PG-13)! This showing will feature closed captioning. Refreshments are provided while supplies last. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Women’s Self Defense
    6:00 PM-7:30 PM
    09-20-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Deputy James Cantrell of Gilmer County Sheriff’s Office is teaching awareness, assertiveness, safety strategies, and physical techniques to enable someone to successfully escape, resist, and survive a confrontation. For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • More events
    • Sit & Stitch
      10:00 AM-12:00 PM
      09-20-2018
      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.

    • Special Tinkergarten Story and Activity Time
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      09-20-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      Come for a fun, free Tinkergarten storytime! We’ll sing, listen to stories, and do a simple nature project! For ages 18 months to 8 years; children must be accompanied by a participating adult. Registration is required and opens September 6; call 770-479-3090 to sign up.

    • Lap-Sit Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      09-20-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

      Lap-Sit Storytimes are designed for the needs of 1-to-3-year-olds. These fun programs are a time for children to learn about the storytime experience and encourage early literacy by including books, songs, rhymes, and physical activity. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

    • Family Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      09-20-2018
      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.

    • Family Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:00 AM
      09-20-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

      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.

    • Family Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      09-20-2018
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      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.

    • Movie Matinee: “Big Hero 6”
      3:00 PM-5:00 PM
      09-20-2018
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

      In Big Hero 6 (Rated PG), inflatable robot Baymax and prodigy Hiro Hamada team up with a group of friends to form a band of high-tech heroes. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Family Storytime
      3:30 PM-4:00 PM
      09-20-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

      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.

    • Teen Coding Club
      4:00 PM-5:00 PM
      09-20-2018
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

      Interested in learning how to code? Learn the basics and then move on to more advanced projects. Join anytime! For ages 10-18.

    • Family Storytime
      4:30 PM-5:15 PM
      09-20-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

      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 Cinema: “Justice League”
      5:30 PM-8:00 PM
      09-20-2018
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

      National Library Card Sign-Up Month’s super heroic theme powers up Library Cinema with a showing of Justice League (Rated PG-13)! This showing will feature closed captioning. Refreshments are provided while supplies last. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Women’s Self Defense
      6:00 PM-7:30 PM
      09-20-2018
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

      Deputy James Cantrell of Gilmer County Sheriff’s Office is teaching awareness, assertiveness, safety strategies, and physical techniques to enable someone to successfully escape, resist, and survive a confrontation. For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

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  • Drop-In Genealogy
    10:00 AM-3:00 PM
    09-21-2018

    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!

  • Friday Flick: “Sing”
    10:30 AM-12:00 PM
    09-21-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Enjoy the animated movie, Sing (Rated PG). Refreshments are provided while supplies last. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Homeschool Hangout
    11:00 AM-12:00 PM
    09-21-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Homeschool families are invited to connect with other families and learn about some of the resources the library has to offer. This is a great opportunity to share experiences and ideas and to provide input for upcoming homeschool programming. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • MahJongg Meetup
    1:00 PM-4:00 PM
    09-21-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Enjoy playing MahJongg? This is the group for you! Meet with other people to play American MahJongg, based on the ancient Chinese tile game.

  • Friday Flick: “Sing”
    4:00 PM-6:00 PM
    09-21-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Enjoy the animated movie, Sing (Rated PG). Refreshments are provided while supplies last. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

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  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    09-22-2018

    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.

  • Inklings Writers Critique Group
    11:00 AM-1:00 PM
    09-22-2018

    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!

  • Saturday Movie Matinee: “Goosebumps”
    2:00 PM-4:00 PM
    09-22-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Celebrate the beginning of the Spooky Season with a family-friendly movie! We’ll be showing the movie Goosebumps (Rated PG). Refreshments are provided while supplies last. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Children’s Writers Critique Group
    3:00 PM-5:00 PM
    09-22-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    Inklings Creative Expressions presents its Children’s Writers Critique Group! If you enjoy writing stories for children, this is the place for you!

  • LEGO Club
    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    09-22-2018

    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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  • D.I.G. (Drop-In Genealogy)
    2:00 PM-4:00 PM
    09-23-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Our Drop-In Genealogy group speaker will be Stefanie Joyner of the Cherokee County Historical Society. She’ll be discussing the records that a historical society keeps and how they can help in a genealogy research project. Everyone is welcome to attend. Call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 232) to add your name to the mailing list.

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  • Coloring Group
    10:00 AM-1:00 PM
    09-24-2018

    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 years; come meet new friends! All materials are provided. For ages 16 and older.

  • Beginner’s Yoga
    10:00 AM-11:00 AM
    09-24-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    See what yoga is all about in this introductory course led by Jijna Patel. Registration is required and opens September 10; call 770-345-7565 to sign up.

  • Bridge Club
    10:30 AM-1:00 PM
    09-24-2018

    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.

  • The Board Games Group
    3:00 PM-5:00 PM
    09-24-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Join the group for challenging fun playing different board games! For ages 18 and older.

  • Book Club Meet
    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    09-24-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Join us to discuss this month’s book, The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold (chosen for Banned Books Week), and eat book-themed snacks! Call 706-692-5411 to request a copy.

  • VR Experience: White House Tour
    4:00 PM-6:00 PM
    09-24-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Drop in to experience a virtual reality tour of the White House (Rated “E” for Everyone), featuring Barack and Michelle Obama. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Teen Graffiti Art
    6:00 PM-7:00 PM
    09-24-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Learn how the Graffiti Art movement started and view incredible examples of this art form. Create your own graffiti art composed of layers of words and graphics using paint and stencils!

  • The Canton Eclectic Readers
    6:00 PM-7:30 PM
    09-24-2018

    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 Bootlegger’s Daughter by Margaret Maron. This book is set in North Carolina and introduces Deborah Knott, candidate for district judge and daughter of an infamous bootlegger. 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.

  • Cherokee County K-9 Unit
    6:30 PM-7:30 PM
    09-24-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    It’s a dog’s life for the members of the Cherokee County Sheriff’s K-9 Unit! Join us in welcoming these hard-working officers as they tell us all about the important work of their four-legged partners! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • More events
    • Coloring Group
      10:00 AM-1:00 PM
      09-24-2018
      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 years; come meet new friends! All materials are provided. For ages 16 and older.

    • Beginner’s Yoga
      10:00 AM-11:00 AM
      09-24-2018
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      See what yoga is all about in this introductory course led by Jijna Patel. Registration is required and opens September 10; call 770-345-7565 to sign up.

    • Bridge Club
      10:30 AM-1:00 PM
      09-24-2018
      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.

    • The Board Games Group
      3:00 PM-5:00 PM
      09-24-2018
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

      Join the group for challenging fun playing different board games! For ages 18 and older.

    • Book Club Meet
      3:00 PM-4:00 PM
      09-24-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

      Join us to discuss this month’s book, The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold (chosen for Banned Books Week), and eat book-themed snacks! Call 706-692-5411 to request a copy.

    • VR Experience: White House Tour
      4:00 PM-6:00 PM
      09-24-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      Drop in to experience a virtual reality tour of the White House (Rated “E” for Everyone), featuring Barack and Michelle Obama. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Teen Graffiti Art
      6:00 PM-7:00 PM
      09-24-2018
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

      Learn how the Graffiti Art movement started and view incredible examples of this art form. Create your own graffiti art composed of layers of words and graphics using paint and stencils!

    • The Canton Eclectic Readers
      6:00 PM-7:30 PM
      09-24-2018
      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 Bootlegger’s Daughter by Margaret Maron. This book is set in North Carolina and introduces Deborah Knott, candidate for district judge and daughter of an infamous bootlegger. 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.

    • Cherokee County K-9 Unit
      6:30 PM-7:30 PM
      09-24-2018
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      It’s a dog’s life for the members of the Cherokee County Sheriff’s K-9 Unit! Join us in welcoming these hard-working officers as they tell us all about the important work of their four-legged partners! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

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  • MahJongg Meetup
    10:00 AM-1:00 PM
    09-25-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Enjoy playing MahJongg? This is the group for you! Meet with other people to play American MahJongg, based on the ancient Chinese tile game.

  • Tech Tuesday
    10:00 AM-6:00 PM
    09-25-2018

    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 September 11; call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 228) to sign up.

  • Library Yarners
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    09-25-2018

    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!

  • Knit & Crochet
    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    09-25-2018

    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.

  • Books into Movies: “The Great Gatsby”
    3:00 PM-5:30 PM
    09-25-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    We’re celebrating The Great American Read PBS Series with The Great Gatsby (Rated PG-13)! Refreshments are provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Chess & Chat
    4:00 PM-5:00 PM
    09-25-2018

    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
    09-25-2018

    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!

  • Ball Ground Needle Crafters
    6:00 PM-7:30 PM
    09-25-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Calling all needle crafters! Join in the fun and conversation! If you knit, crochet, sew, do needlepoint, or enjoy any other activity that uses needle arts, bring your current project or simply grab your needles, yarn, hooks, fabric and/or patterns and join us.

  • Teen Writers Club
    6:00 PM-7:30 PM
    09-25-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Aspiring teen writers are invited to this evening writing workshop! We’ll be discussing common issues that writers face when working on a story or a manuscript. Sharing is optional, but encouraged!

  • More events
    • MahJongg Meetup
      10:00 AM-1:00 PM
      09-25-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

      Enjoy playing MahJongg? This is the group for you! Meet with other people to play American MahJongg, based on the ancient Chinese tile game.

    • Tech Tuesday
      10:00 AM-6:00 PM
      09-25-2018
      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 September 11; call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 228) to sign up.

    • Library Yarners
      10:00 AM-12:00 PM
      09-25-2018
      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!

    • Knit & Crochet
      1:00 PM-3:00 PM
      09-25-2018
      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.

    • Books into Movies: “The Great Gatsby”
      3:00 PM-5:30 PM
      09-25-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      We’re celebrating The Great American Read PBS Series with The Great Gatsby (Rated PG-13)! Refreshments are provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Chess & Chat
      4:00 PM-5:00 PM
      09-25-2018
      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
      09-25-2018
      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!

    • Ball Ground Needle Crafters
      6:00 PM-7:30 PM
      09-25-2018
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

      Calling all needle crafters! Join in the fun and conversation! If you knit, crochet, sew, do needlepoint, or enjoy any other activity that uses needle arts, bring your current project or simply grab your needles, yarn, hooks, fabric and/or patterns and join us.

    • Teen Writers Club
      6:00 PM-7:30 PM
      09-25-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

      Aspiring teen writers are invited to this evening writing workshop! We’ll be discussing common issues that writers face when working on a story or a manuscript. Sharing is optional, but encouraged!

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  • Halloween Costume Swap Collection
    All day
    09-26-2018-09-27-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    We’re hosting a Halloween Costume Swap! Bring your gently used costumes (for any age group) to the library during our collection days, September 26-27, and receive a ticket for each costume. Redeem your ticket(s) for a new-to-you costume during our swap days, September 28-29.

  • Quilting “Cheats” & “Techniques”
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    09-26-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Today’s theme: “How to make eight half-square triangles at once”! Have fun learning a new skill at each class.

  • MahJongg Meetup
    1:00 PM-4:00 PM
    09-26-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Enjoy playing MahJongg? This is the group for you! Meet with other people to play American MahJongg, based on the ancient Chinese tile game.

  • Crayons & Conversation
    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    09-26-2018

    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!

  • TechBytes: Open House
    2:00 PM-4:00 PM
    09-26-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Your tech questions, answered! 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. Please bring your device with you and know your passwords before attending. Registration is required and opens September 12; call 706-635-4528 to sign up. Walk-ins are assisted on a first come, first served basis.

  • Learning Computers
    2:30 PM-4:30 PM
    09-26-2018

    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 September 12; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

  • Coding Club
    5:00 PM-7:00 PM
    09-26-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Join our Coding Club! Aspiring and experienced coders alike are welcome! Share your skills, ideas, or learn the basics. Bring your own gear or use one of our Raspberry Pi computers. For ages 12 and older.

  • DIY Cards & Bookmarks
    6:00 PM-7:00 PM
    09-26-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Learn to make beautiful bookmarks and cards for fall and Halloween! Registration is required and opens September 12; call 770-345-7565 to sign up.

  • More events
    • Halloween Costume Swap Collection
      All day
      09-26-2018-09-27-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

      We’re hosting a Halloween Costume Swap! Bring your gently used costumes (for any age group) to the library during our collection days, September 26-27, and receive a ticket for each costume. Redeem your ticket(s) for a new-to-you costume during our swap days, September 28-29.

    • Quilting “Cheats” & “Techniques”
      10:00 AM-12:00 PM
      09-26-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

      Today’s theme: “How to make eight half-square triangles at once”! Have fun learning a new skill at each class.

    • MahJongg Meetup
      1:00 PM-4:00 PM
      09-26-2018
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      Enjoy playing MahJongg? This is the group for you! Meet with other people to play American MahJongg, based on the ancient Chinese tile game.

    • Crayons & Conversation
      1:00 PM-3:00 PM
      09-26-2018
      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!

    • TechBytes: Open House
      2:00 PM-4:00 PM
      09-26-2018
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

      Your tech questions, answered! 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. Please bring your device with you and know your passwords before attending. Registration is required and opens September 12; call 706-635-4528 to sign up. Walk-ins are assisted on a first come, first served basis.

    • Learning Computers
      2:30 PM-4:30 PM
      09-26-2018
      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 September 12; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

    • Coding Club
      5:00 PM-7:00 PM
      09-26-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      Join our Coding Club! Aspiring and experienced coders alike are welcome! Share your skills, ideas, or learn the basics. Bring your own gear or use one of our Raspberry Pi computers. For ages 12 and older.

    • DIY Cards & Bookmarks
      6:00 PM-7:00 PM
      09-26-2018
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      Learn to make beautiful bookmarks and cards for fall and Halloween! Registration is required and opens September 12; call 770-345-7565 to sign up.

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  • Sit & Stitch
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    09-27-2018

    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.

  • Joanne Fluke Potluck Party
    11:00 AM-12:30 PM
    09-27-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    Celebrate the release of Joanne Fluke’s latest book, Christmas Cake Murder, with a potluck. Bring your best Joanne Fluke recipe and an appetite for murder! Registration is encouraged and opens September 13; call 770-591-1491 to sign up.

  • OverDrive: eBooks & Audiobooks
    12:30 PM-3:30 PM
    09-27-2018

    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 September 13; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

  • Hands-On Science (Grades K-2)
    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    09-27-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Discover the wonders of science through hands-on activities and exploration. Refreshments are provided. For grades K-2; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Dungeons & Dragons
    6:00 PM-8:30 PM
    09-27-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    D&D meets on the second and fourth Thursdays of each month. Join us for this popular tabletop role-playing game! All materials are provided, or you may bring your own. Light refreshments are provided. For ages 10 and older.

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  • Halloween Costume Swap
    All day
    09-28-2018-09-29-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    We’re hosting a Halloween Costume Swap! Bring your gently used costumes (for any age group) to the library during our collection days, September 26-27, and receive a ticket for each costume. Redeem your ticket(s) for a new-to-you costume during our swap days, September 28-29.

  • Morning Creatives: Stained Glass Painting
    9:30 AM-11:30 AM
    09-28-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Join us for creativity, coffee, and conversation! This month, build your creative toolkit with stained glass painting. Carefully draw or trace your image on the glass, paint with your chosen colors, outline in black, allow to dry, and hang where it can catch the light. 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
    09-28-2018

    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!

  • Friday Flick: “The Land Before Time”
    10:30 AM-12:00 PM
    09-28-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Enjoy the animated movie, The Land Before Time (Rated G). Refreshments are provided while supplies last. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • MahJongg Meetup
    1:00 PM-4:00 PM
    09-28-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Enjoy playing MahJongg? This is the group for you! Meet with other people to play American MahJongg, based on the ancient Chinese tile game.

  • Friday Flick: “The Land Before Time”
    4:00 PM-6:00 PM
    09-28-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Enjoy the animated movie, The Land Before Time (Rated G). Refreshments are provided while supplies last. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

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  • Teen Book Tasting
    10:00 AM-11:30 AM
    09-29-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    All teens are invited to participate in the first event of our Library Crawl 2018! Teens will get the opportunity to review popular Young Adult Books. Refreshments are provided while supplies last. For more information, contact Mrs. Mary at 770-479-3090 (Ext. 244).

  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    09-29-2018

    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.

  • 3D Printing Workshop
    1:30 PM-3:00 PM
    09-29-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    All teens are invited to participate in the second event of our Library Crawl 2018! Sequoyah Regional Library System’s very own Rebecca Camp will lead and teach an introduction to 3D Printing. For more information, contact Mrs. Mary at 770-479-3090 (Ext. 244).

  • Incredible Science
    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    09-29-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    See fascinating science experiments based on Disney • Pixar’s The Incredibles characters, then perform some of your own! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Author Meet-and-Greet: Nicole Storey
    4:00 PM-5:30 PM
    09-29-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    All teens are invited to participate in our third and final Library Crawl 2018 event! Nicole Storey is a local Young Adult urban fantasy author. She’s received the Amazon Best Selling Book award for three of her titles, as well as many other awards. For more information, contact Mrs. Mary at 770-479-3090 (Ext. 244).

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