Location:116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
Phone:770-479-3090

Upcoming events

  • 10-20-2018 10:30 AM - 10-20-2018 11:00 AM

    Calling all football fans! Join us for a special Family Storytime featuring a meet-and-greet with retired NFL player Johnny Rutledge! Storytime is followed by a craft activity. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult. Supported by the NFL Retired Players Association.

  • 10-20-2018 12:00 PM - 10-20-2018 6:00 PM

    Take a seat at the table, grab some dice, and step into the boots of a hero for our monthly Dungeons & Dragons game! In this special Halloween edition, we’re exploring the classic Castle Ravenloft. Beginners are welcome! All materials are provided, or you may bring your own. For ages 12 and older.

  • 10-21-2018 2:00 PM - 10-21-2018 4:00 PM

    Enjoy an afternoon with the Drop-In Genealogy group researching and learning about various topics. Ancestry.com is available for use within the library, as well as other research tools. Bring some questions and perhaps we can “crowdsource” some answers. Call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 232) to add your name to the mailing list.

  • 10-22-2018 6:00 PM - 10-22-2018 7:30 PM

    This month, our book club for unconventional readers will be reading Death at La Fenice by Donna Leon. This mystery introduces Guido Brunetti, vice-commissario of police in Venice, Italy. Be on the lookout for the twenty-seventh title in Donna Leon’s Commissario Guido Brunetti series, The Temptation of Forgiveness, which released this year. 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.

  • 10-22-2018 6:00 PM - 10-22-2018 8:00 PM

    Join us as we celebrate the upcoming finale of The Great American Read PBS Series! We’ll be reading passages from our favorite books and talking about our winner predictions. Refreshments are provided. Registration to read a passage during our book reading ends October 18; call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 228) to sign up.

  • 10-23-2018 - 10-24-2018 All day

    The OverDrive Digital Bookmobile will be visiting the R.T. Jones Memorial Library in Canton on October 23 and 24. Patrons can practice navigating the library’s OverDrive book collection and borrowing content, either through the Bookmobile’s tablet and computer workstations or by using their own device over Wi-Fi. Bookmobile and library staff will be available to get users started and answer questions. For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • 10-23-2018 10:30 AM - 10-23-2018 11:00 AM

    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.

  • 10-23-2018 3:30 PM - 10-23-2018 4:00 PM

    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.

  • 10-24-2018 10:30 AM - 10-24-2018 11:00 AM

    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.

  • 10-24-2018 11:30 AM - 10-24-2018 12:00 PM

    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.

  • 10-24-2018 5:00 PM - 10-24-2018 7:00 PM

    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.

  • 10-25-2018 4:00 PM - 10-25-2018 5:00 PM

    Calling all kids! Come dressed in your Halloween costume, bring a bag for collecting goodies, and join in fun carnival-style games and activities! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • 10-27-2018 10:30 AM - 10-27-2018 11:00 AM

    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.

  • 10-27-2018 3:00 PM - 10-27-2018 4:00 PM

    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.

  • 10-29-2018 6:00 PM - 10-29-2018 7:30 PM

    Wear your Hogwarts house colors with pride and put your magical mind to the test for prizes! Decorate your own pretzel wand to snack on. For ages 9 and older; children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • 10-30-2018 10:30 AM - 10-30-2018 11:00 AM

    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.

  • 10-30-2018 3:30 PM - 10-30-2018 4:00 PM

    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.

  • 10-31-2018 10:30 AM - 10-31-2018 11:00 AM

    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.

  • 10-31-2018 11:30 AM - 10-31-2018 12:00 PM

    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.

  • 11-01-2018 - 11-30-2018 All day

    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.

  • 11-01-2018 - 11-30-2018 All day

    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 (and any necessary power cords) with you. Please know your password before attending. Call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 228) to schedule your appointment.

  • 11-01-2018 2:00 PM - 11-01-2018 5:30 PM

    Make your very own gingham apron to wear during your cooking endeavors! Materials are provided. Registration is required and opens October 18; call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 228) to sign up.

  • 11-03-2018 10:30 AM - 11-03-2018 11:00 AM

    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.

  • 11-06-2018 10:30 AM - 11-06-2018 11:00 AM

    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.

  • 11-06-2018 3:30 PM - 11-06-2018 4:00 PM

    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.

  • 11-07-2018 10:30 AM - 11-07-2018 11:00 AM

    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.

  • 11-07-2018 11:30 AM - 11-07-2018 12:00 PM

    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.

  • 11-07-2018 4:30 PM - 11-07-2018 5:30 PM

    Join us as we take apart old computers and radios to learn about the components that make up the technology we use today! The R.T. Jones library’s own Facility Manager, Mr. Frank Saggese, will lead and teach. For ages 9-18; children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • 11-08-2018 4:00 PM - 11-08-2018 6:00 PM

    Experience the Academy Award-winning Dunkirk (Rated PG-13), which depicts the events that occurred on the beaches of Dunkirk during World War II. Refreshments are provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • 11-09-2018 4:00 PM - 11-09-2018 6:00 PM

    Decorate a candle votive with book pages, great for nighttime reading or daily decor! Materials are provided.

  • 11-10-2018 10:30 AM - 11-10-2018 11:00 AM

    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.

  • 11-10-2018 2:00 PM - 11-10-2018 4:30 PM

    The Zookeeper’s Wife (Rated PG-13) is the true story set in Poland about the Żabiński family during World War II, based on the bestseller of the same name. Their family ran the Warsaw Zoo and saved hundreds from the Nazis using the hidden tunnels and cages of the zoo. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • 11-13-2018 10:30 AM - 11-13-2018 11:00 AM

    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.

  • 11-13-2018 3:30 PM - 11-13-2018 4:00 PM

    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.

  • 11-14-2018 10:30 AM - 11-14-2018 11:00 AM

    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.

  • 11-14-2018 11:30 AM - 11-14-2018 12:00 PM

    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.

  • 11-17-2018 12:00 PM - 11-17-2018 6:00 PM

    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! Materials are provided, or you may bring your own. For ages 12 and older.

  • 11-28-2018 6:30 PM - 11-28-2018 7:30 PM

    Think you’re a master speller? Prove it by showing your skills and compete to take home the Spelling Bee Cup. For ages 18 and older. Registration is required and opens November 14; call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 228) to sign up.

  • 11-29-2018 4:00 PM - 11-29-2018 5:30 PM

    Enjoy the heartwarming Won’t You Be My Neighbor? (Rated PG-13), a documentary about Mister Rogers: our favorite red cardigan-wearing neighbor. Refreshments are provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • 01-10-2019 4:00 PM - 01-10-2019 5:00 PM

    All library board meetings are open to the public. Members of the audience may be allowed to speak at the end of the regular business session, if recognized by the Chairman. Visitors may not participate in board discussion of items on the agenda.

  • 01-22-2019 4:00 PM - 01-22-2019 5:00 PM

    All library board meetings are open to the public. Members of the audience may be allowed to speak at the end of the regular business session, if recognized by the Chairman. Visitors may not participate in board discussion of items on the agenda.

  • 04-11-2019 4:00 PM - 04-11-2019 5:00 PM

    All library board meetings are open to the public. Members of the audience may be allowed to speak at the end of the regular business session, if recognized by the Chairman. Visitors may not participate in board discussion of items on the agenda.