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  • Library Closed
    All day
    05-01-2019

    All Sequoyah Regional Library System branches are closed on Wednesday, May 1 for a staff development function.

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  • Sit & Stitch
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    05-02-2019

    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.

  • Elephant and Piggie Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    05-02-2019

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    It’s Children’s Book Week and we’re celebrating one of our favorite children’s authors, Mo Willems, with a special storytime and a craft. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Bee Bot STEAM
    3:30 PM-4:30 PM
    05-02-2019

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Play with our Bee Bots and learn simple coding to navigate make-your-own mazes. For ages 5 and older; children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Celebrate Georgia STEM Day!
    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    05-02-2019

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Explore the STEM/STEAM Kits that we have available for check-out, and ask our librarians any questions you have about them. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Balloon Rocket Science
    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    05-02-2019

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Join us for balloon rocket science! Make a hypothesis, test it, and prove your balloon rocket scientist skills. For ages 9 and older; children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Ornamental Grasses
    6:00 PM-7:30 PM
    05-02-2019

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Join the Gilmer County Master Gardeners and gain the knowhow to grow and maintain a variety of beautiful grasses in your yard. Presented by Julia Padgett. Refreshments are provided.

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  • Be a Better Driver: AARP Driver Safety Course
    9:30 AM-4:30 PM
    05-03-2019

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Refresh and update your driving skills! Attendance is free of charge. Attendees may also choose to call instructor Karla Trim (770-598-3781) to register for the course and pay $20.00 ($15.00 for AARP members) to receive a completion certificate, which is accepted by most insurance companies for an insurance discount. Discount eligibility is at the discretion of each insurance company.

  • Drop-In VR: Intro to Virtual Reality
    10:00 AM-6:00 PM
    05-03-2019

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Explore the basics of virtual reality! Drop in anytime today for a walkthrough of our VR headset, VR controllers, and set you up on an immersive adventure to develop your skills. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Toddler Spring Sensory Walk
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    05-03-2019

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    Help your toddler experience all the sights and sounds of spring during this indoor activity. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Friends Crocheting
    10:30 AM-12:30 PM
    05-03-2019

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Get in touch with your crafty side in our weekly crocheting group!

  • Meet Our STEAM Kits!
    11:00 AM-12:00 PM
    05-03-2019

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Take a STEAM kit for a test run! Celebrate Georgia STEM day with us by trying out some of our STEAM kits that are available for check-out. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • The Hickory Flat Game Group
    12:30 PM-2:00 PM
    05-03-2019

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Bring your favorite board games or card games for some weekly friendly competition! For ages 18 and older.

  • MahJongg Meetup
    1:00 PM-4:00 PM
    05-03-2019

    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
    05-03-2019

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Enjoy the 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. This program is brought to you by the Friends of the Cherokee County Public Libraries.

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    • Be a Better Driver: AARP Driver Safety Course
      9:30 AM-4:30 PM
      05-03-2019
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

      Refresh and update your driving skills! Attendance is free of charge. Attendees may also choose to call instructor Karla Trim (770-598-3781) to register for the course and pay $20.00 ($15.00 for AARP members) to receive a completion certificate, which is accepted by most insurance companies for an insurance discount. Discount eligibility is at the discretion of each insurance company.

    • Drop-In VR: Intro to Virtual Reality
      10:00 AM-6:00 PM
      05-03-2019
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

      Explore the basics of virtual reality! Drop in anytime today for a walkthrough of our VR headset, VR controllers, and set you up on an immersive adventure to develop your skills. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Toddler Spring Sensory Walk
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      05-03-2019
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

      Help your toddler experience all the sights and sounds of spring during this indoor activity. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Friends Crocheting
      10:30 AM-12:30 PM
      05-03-2019
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      Get in touch with your crafty side in our weekly crocheting group!

    • Meet Our STEAM Kits!
      11:00 AM-12:00 PM
      05-03-2019
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

      Take a STEAM kit for a test run! Celebrate Georgia STEM day with us by trying out some of our STEAM kits that are available for check-out. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • The Hickory Flat Game Group
      12:30 PM-2:00 PM
      05-03-2019
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      Bring your favorite board games or card games for some weekly friendly competition! For ages 18 and older.

    • MahJongg Meetup
      1:00 PM-4:00 PM
      05-03-2019
      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
      05-03-2019
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

      Enjoy the 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. This program is brought to you by the Friends of the Cherokee County Public Libraries.

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  • Drop-In VR: Intro to Virtual Reality
    10:00 AM-6:00 PM
    05-04-2019

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Explore the basics of virtual reality! Drop in anytime today for a walkthrough of our VR headset, VR controllers, and set you up on an immersive adventure to develop your skills. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Fire in the Mountains
    10:30 AM-12:30 PM
    05-04-2019

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Happy Birthday, Smokey Bear! Join Gilmer County Commissioner Karleen Ferguson and Georgia Wildland Urban Interface Specialist Anthony English for “Your Home Can Survive a Wildfire”. Sponsored by Chestatee-Chattahoochee RC&D, Georgia Forestry Commission, and US Forest Service. Refreshments are provided. RSVP by email to mcatesatty@att.net. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Reading Paws
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    05-04-2019

    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.

  • Star Wars Escape Room
    11:00 AM-2:00 PM
    05-04-2019

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Put your Jedi skills to the test! For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and opens April 20; call 770-345-7565 to sign up.

  • Lego Lab: Animation Station
    2:00 PM-4:00 PM
    05-04-2019

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Check out our stop-motion animation camera and make your own short movie! 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 must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Star Wars Day: May The 4th Be With You
    2:00 PM-3:00 PM
    05-04-2019

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Celebrate all things Star Wars with stormtrooper bowling, Jedi games, Death Star Toss, Ewok Catapult, and Star Wars science experiments! Attendees are encouraged to dress as their favorite Star Wars character. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

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  • Beginner’s Yoga
    10:00 AM-11:00 AM
    05-06-2019

    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 Jigna Patel. Registration is required and opens April 22; call 770-345-7565 to sign up.

  • Coloring Group
    10:00 AM-1:00 PM
    05-06-2019

    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.

  • Hand Knee and Foot Card Game
    10:30 AM-2:00 PM
    05-06-2019

    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.

  • BINGO for Books
    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    05-06-2019

    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 must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Teen Advisory Board Meeting
    5:00 PM-6:00 PM
    05-06-2019

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    It’s your library! The Teen Advisory Board (TAB) is a way to make your voice heard by planning and implementing library events. Earn volunteer hours, help us select new materials for the library, and more. 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.

  • Teen Night: Dungeons & Dragons
    5:30 PM-7:30 PM
    05-06-2019

    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! Come as early as 5:00 PM to create your character, or feel free to play as one of our pre-made characters. All materials are provided, or you may bring your own. For ages 12 and older.

  • Teen Advisory Board Meeting
    6:00 PM-7:30 PM
    05-06-2019

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    It’s your library! The Teen Advisory Board (TAB) is a way to make your voice heard by planning and implementing library events. Earn volunteer hours, help us select new materials for the library, and more. We’ll be discussing teen Summer Reading Program events and recognizing our graduating high school seniors. 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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    • Beginner’s Yoga
      10:00 AM-11:00 AM
      05-06-2019
      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 Jigna Patel. Registration is required and opens April 22; call 770-345-7565 to sign up.

    • Coloring Group
      10:00 AM-1:00 PM
      05-06-2019
      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.

    • Hand Knee and Foot Card Game
      10:30 AM-2:00 PM
      05-06-2019
      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.

    • BINGO for Books
      3:00 PM-4:00 PM
      05-06-2019
      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 must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Teen Advisory Board Meeting
      5:00 PM-6:00 PM
      05-06-2019
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

      It’s your library! The Teen Advisory Board (TAB) is a way to make your voice heard by planning and implementing library events. Earn volunteer hours, help us select new materials for the library, and more. 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.

    • Teen Night: Dungeons & Dragons
      5:30 PM-7:30 PM
      05-06-2019
      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! Come as early as 5:00 PM to create your character, or feel free to play as one of our pre-made characters. All materials are provided, or you may bring your own. For ages 12 and older.

    • Teen Advisory Board Meeting
      6:00 PM-7:30 PM
      05-06-2019
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      It’s your library! The Teen Advisory Board (TAB) is a way to make your voice heard by planning and implementing library events. Earn volunteer hours, help us select new materials for the library, and more. We’ll be discussing teen Summer Reading Program events and recognizing our graduating high school seniors. 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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  • Library Yarners
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    05-07-2019

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

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

  • MahJongg Meetup
    10:00 AM-1:00 PM
    05-07-2019

    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.

  • Bridge Club
    10:30 AM-1:00 PM
    05-07-2019

    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.

  • Knit & Crochet
    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    05-07-2019

    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.

  • Downtown Hickory Flat Book Club
    2:00 PM-3:00 PM
    05-07-2019

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    This month, our brand-new book club is reading Sold on Monday by Kristina McMorris.

  • TechBytes: Using Flipster Online Magazines
    2:30 PM-3:30 PM
    05-07-2019

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Ready to stop paying for magazine subscriptions? Learn to use Flipster, a free digital app that makes it easy to read your favorite magazines on your computer or mobile device using your library card. Registration is suggested and opens April 23; call 706-635-4528 to sign up.

  • LEGO Lab
    4:00 PM-5:00 PM
    05-07-2019

    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 must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Reading Dogs
    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    05-07-2019

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

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

  • Library Yarners
    5:00 PM-7:00 PM
    05-07-2019

    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
    05-07-2019

    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.

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    • Library Yarners
      10:00 AM-12:00 PM
      05-07-2019
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

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

    • MahJongg Meetup
      10:00 AM-1:00 PM
      05-07-2019
      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.

    • Bridge Club
      10:30 AM-1:00 PM
      05-07-2019
      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.

    • Knit & Crochet
      1:00 PM-3:00 PM
      05-07-2019
      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.

    • Downtown Hickory Flat Book Club
      2:00 PM-3:00 PM
      05-07-2019
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      This month, our brand-new book club is reading Sold on Monday by Kristina McMorris.

    • TechBytes: Using Flipster Online Magazines
      2:30 PM-3:30 PM
      05-07-2019
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

      Ready to stop paying for magazine subscriptions? Learn to use Flipster, a free digital app that makes it easy to read your favorite magazines on your computer or mobile device using your library card. Registration is suggested and opens April 23; call 706-635-4528 to sign up.

    • LEGO Lab
      4:00 PM-5:00 PM
      05-07-2019
      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 must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Reading Dogs
      4:30 PM-5:30 PM
      05-07-2019
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

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

    • Library Yarners
      5:00 PM-7:00 PM
      05-07-2019
      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
      05-07-2019
      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.

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  • Hickory Flat Book Club
    10:00 AM-12:30 PM
    05-08-2019

    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!

  • MahJongg Meetup
    12:45 PM-4:00 PM
    05-08-2019

    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
    05-08-2019

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    Drop in 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!

  • Homeschooler’s Book Club
    1:30 PM-2:30 PM
    05-08-2019

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Join a community of readers who meet once a month to enjoy some lively conversation about literature. This month’s theme is “Space”. 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.

  • Reading Dogs
    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    05-08-2019

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

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

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  • Sit & Stitch
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    05-09-2019

    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.

  • Patricia Holden Kovsky-Dotson: The Holdens of Gilmer County
    2:00 PM-3:30 PM
    05-09-2019

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    What was life like for Gilmer County’s first settlers? The Gilmer County Genealogical Society welcomes writer and family historian Patricia Holden Kovsky-Dotson to recount stories of daily life in early Gilmer County with a focus on her great-great-great grandfather Holden, who migrated into Cherokee territory and lived alongside the Indians before their removal. Mrs. Kovsky-Holden’s work is often seen in the magazine The Best of the North Georgia Mountains. Refreshments are provided at 1:30 PM.

  • Mother’s Day Celebration
    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    05-09-2019

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Celebrate your mother at the library! We’ve got refreshments, crafts, and a fun photo booth. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Dungeons & Dragons
    6:00 PM-8:00 PM
    05-09-2019

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    D&D is meeting on the second and fourth Thursdays of this 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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  • SRLS Surplus Sale
    10:00 AM-5:00 PM
    05-10-2019

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Items from Sequoyah Regional Library System’s surplus property are available for sale and removal. Only cash payments are accepted. Purchasers are required to remove their purchases within the time specified, but items cannot be removed before payment is made. Removal is the purchaser’s responsibility. SRLS personnel will not provide help with removal or delivery of these items. If a purchaser fails to pay for and/or remove the property by the specified deadline, SRLS reserves the right to award the item to the next interested party. SRLS reserves the right to accept or reject any or all bids for the disbursement of surplus property.

    Guaranty Waiver. All property is offered for sale “AS IS, WHERE IS”. SRLS makes no warranty, guaranty, or representation of any kind, expressed or implied, as to the merchantability or fitness for any purpose of the property offered for sale. Please note that upon removal of the property, all sales are final.

  • Friends Crocheting
    10:30 AM-12:30 PM
    05-10-2019

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Get in touch with your crafty side in our weekly crocheting group!

  • Homeschool Hangout
    11:00 AM-12:00 PM
    05-10-2019

    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.

  • The Hickory Flat Game Group
    12:30 PM-2:30 PM
    05-10-2019

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Bring your favorite board games or card games for some weekly friendly competition! For ages 18 and older.

  • MahJongg Meetup
    1:00 PM-4:00 PM
    05-10-2019

    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.

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  • Inklings Writers Critique Group
    11:00 AM-1:00 PM
    05-11-2019

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

  • LEGO Lab
    2:00 PM-3:00 PM
    05-11-2019

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

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

  • Author Donna Longino: The Trail of Tears and the Cherokee
    2:00 PM-3:00 PM
    05-11-2019

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Join local author Donna Longino for a brief reading from her new historical novel, Sarah’s Way, set in 1838 Lumpkin County during the Trail of Tears. Longino offers insights into the matriarchal orientation of the Cherokee culture and how that focus shifted due to the influence of European settlers.

  • LEGO Lab
    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    05-11-2019

    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 must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Saturday Matinée: “Steel Magnolias”
    3:00 PM-5:00 PM
    05-11-2019

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Enjoy the movie Steel Magnolias (Rated PG). Children must be accompanied by an adult. This program is brought to you by the Friends of the Cherokee County Public Libraries.

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  • Coloring Group
    10:00 AM-1:00 PM
    05-13-2019

    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
    05-13-2019

    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 Jigna Patel. Registration is required and opens April 29; call 770-345-7565 to sign up.

  • Stick It!
    6:00 PM-7:00 PM
    05-13-2019

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Modernize your space with a hexagon wall shelf, arrow, phone stand, or your own creation using flat wood sticks, paint, and wood stain. Leave with a sophisticated art piece made by your very own hands! Materials are provided. For teens in grades 6-12.

  • Are You Smarter Than a Librarian?
    6:00 PM-7:30 PM
    05-13-2019

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Think you’ve got what it takes to outsmart a librarian? Play our game to find out! Refreshments are provided for both participants and audience members. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and opens April 29; call 770-345-7565 to sign up.

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  • Library Yarners
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    05-14-2019

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

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

  • MahJongg Meetup
    10:00 AM-1:00 PM
    05-14-2019

    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.

  • Knit & Crochet
    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    05-14-2019

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

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

  • Library Yarners
    5:00 PM-7:00 PM
    05-14-2019

    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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  • Music and Moves
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    05-15-2019

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Get moving and grooving with our friends from Go Noodle! It’ll be a dance party to remember! Experience parachute play, music, gross motor skills, and storytelling in one action-packed hour! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • MahJongg Meetup
    12:45 PM-4:00 PM
    05-15-2019

    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
    05-15-2019

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    Drop in 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!

  • Merlin’s Mission Meetings
    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    05-15-2019

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Are you ready to go on a mission with Annie and Jack from The Magic Tree House? Come discuss the fifth volume in the Merlin Missions story arc, Carnival at Candlelight, and then participate in fun STEAM-inspired activities. For ages 7-12; children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and opens May 2; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

  • Reading Dogs
    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    05-15-2019

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

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

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  • Sit & Stitch
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    05-16-2019

    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.

  • Dance and Move!
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    05-16-2019

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Get your wiggles out by dancing, moving, and shaking a tambourine! For families with children ages 0-4; children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Book Sale: Friends of Cherokee County Libraries
    3:00 PM-7:30 PM
    05-16-2019

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Don’t miss the Ball Ground Public Library book sale! A preview sale is open from 3:00 PM to 5:30 PM for members of the Friends of Cherokee County Libraries – become a member at the door! Starting at 5:30 PM, the book sale is open to the public.

  • Library Matinée: “A Beautiful Mind”
    3:00 PM-5:30 PM
    05-16-2019

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    It’s Mental Health Awareness Month and we’re showing A Beautiful Mind (Rated PG-13). This film depicts the award-winning mathematician John Forbes Nash Jr.: a man of incredible knowledge who also struggled with paranoid schizophrenia. Refreshments are provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult. This program is brought to you by the Friends of the Cherokee County Public Libraries.

  • Yarn Bombing 101
    3:30 PM-4:30 PM
    05-16-2019

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    Learn all about yarn bombing and find out how you can be a part of the library’s yarn bombing project coming up in June. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

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  • Book Sale: Friends of Cherokee County Libraries
    10:00 AM-5:30 PM
    05-17-2019

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

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

  • Drop-In VR: Intro to Virtual Reality
    10:00 AM-6:00 PM
    05-17-2019

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Explore the basics of virtual reality! Drop in anytime today for a walkthrough of our VR headset, VR controllers, and set you up on an immersive adventure to develop your skills. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Friends Crocheting
    10:30 AM-12:30 PM
    05-17-2019

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Get in touch with your crafty side in our weekly crocheting group!

  • The Hickory Flat Game Group
    12:30 PM-2:00 PM
    05-17-2019

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Bring your favorite board games or card games for some weekly friendly competition! For ages 18 and older.

  • MahJongg Meetup
    1:00 PM-4:00 PM
    05-17-2019

    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.

  • Homeschool Hangout
    2:00 PM-3:00 PM
    05-17-2019

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Join other local homeschool families for an afternoon of board games and snacks! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Senior Prom
    2:00 PM-3:30 PM
    05-17-2019

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Get ready for a Senior Prom to remember! This program is for those who are seniors in age, but young at heart! Enjoy an ice cream bar with your favorite topping, a photo booth, and classic songs from the 40s, 50s, and 60s. Visit the Gilmer County Library through May 10 to flip through our songbook and request your favorite tunes for the big day!

  • More events
    • Book Sale: Friends of Cherokee County Libraries
      10:00 AM-5:30 PM
      05-17-2019
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

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

    • Drop-In VR: Intro to Virtual Reality
      10:00 AM-6:00 PM
      05-17-2019
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

      Explore the basics of virtual reality! Drop in anytime today for a walkthrough of our VR headset, VR controllers, and set you up on an immersive adventure to develop your skills. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Friends Crocheting
      10:30 AM-12:30 PM
      05-17-2019
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      Get in touch with your crafty side in our weekly crocheting group!

    • The Hickory Flat Game Group
      12:30 PM-2:00 PM
      05-17-2019
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      Bring your favorite board games or card games for some weekly friendly competition! For ages 18 and older.

    • MahJongg Meetup
      1:00 PM-4:00 PM
      05-17-2019
      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.

    • Homeschool Hangout
      2:00 PM-3:00 PM
      05-17-2019
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      Join other local homeschool families for an afternoon of board games and snacks! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Senior Prom
      2:00 PM-3:30 PM
      05-17-2019
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

      Get ready for a Senior Prom to remember! This program is for those who are seniors in age, but young at heart! Enjoy an ice cream bar with your favorite topping, a photo booth, and classic songs from the 40s, 50s, and 60s. Visit the Gilmer County Library through May 10 to flip through our songbook and request your favorite tunes for the big day!

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  • Drop-In VR: Intro to Virtual Reality
    10:00 AM-6:00 PM
    05-18-2019

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Explore the basics of virtual reality! Drop in anytime today for a walkthrough of our VR headset, VR controllers, and set you up on an immersive adventure to develop your skills. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Book Sale: Friends of Cherokee County Libraries
    10:00 AM-4:00 PM
    05-18-2019

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

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

  • Adventure Awaits! Tabletop Gaming
    12:00 PM-5:30 PM
    05-18-2019

    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! We welcome other tabletop games and gamers as well. Beginners are welcome! Materials are provided, or you may bring your own. For ages 12 and older.

  • Building Carters Dam
    2:00 PM-3:30 PM
    05-18-2019

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    When it was built, it was the tallest earthen dam on the east coast and an engineering marvel. The Gilmer County Historical Society welcomes Alan Earhart, Natural Resources Specialist at the Carters Dam, to discuss the design and construction of Carters Lake by the Army Corp of Engineers. Refreshments are provided. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • LEGO Lab
    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    05-18-2019

    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 must be accompanied by an adult.

  • CoderDojo
    4:30 PM-6:00 PM
    05-18-2019

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Explore CoderDojo, where you’ll learn to code, build a website, create an app or a game, and explore technology in an informal, creative, and social environment! Feel free to bring a laptop of your own. Parents are encouraged to participate. For ages 7-17; children must be accompanied by an adult.

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  • D.I.G. (Drop-In Genealogy)
    2:00 PM-4:00 PM
    05-19-2019

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Enjoy an afternoon of genealogy discovery by researching and learning about various topics. Ancestry.com is available for use within the library, as well as other research tools. We’ll be discussing questions after a short presentation. Call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 232) to add your name to the mailing list.

  • Project Pinterest
    3:00 PM-5:00 PM
    05-19-2019

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Join us as we explore Pinterest-inspired creative projects!

  • LEGO Lab
    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    05-19-2019

    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 must be accompanied by an adult.

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  • Coloring Group
    10:00 AM-1:00 PM
    05-20-2019

    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
    05-20-2019

    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 Jigna Patel. Registration is required and opens May 6; call 770-345-7565 to sign up.

  • Goodwill Résumé Help
    3:00 PM-5:00 PM
    05-20-2019

    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 with our local Goodwill Career Center to make your résumé the strongest it can be. Call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 228) to schedule your appointment.

  • The Canton Eclectic Readers
    6:00 PM-7:30 PM
    05-20-2019

    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 Sworn to Silence by Linda Castillo. This Ohio series is set in Painters Mill and features Chief of Police Kate Burkholder. According to one critic, “Castillo’s backdrop of Amish Country is so alive and crawling with atmosphere that you’ll swear you can hear the snow crunching underfoot”. Let’s meet in the R.T. Jones Memorial Library Georgia Room for a lively discussion! Call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 232) to add your name to the mailing list.

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  • Library Yarners
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    05-21-2019

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

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

  • MahJongg Meetup
    10:00 AM-1:00 PM
    05-21-2019

    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.

  • Bridge Club
    10:30 AM-1:00 PM
    05-21-2019

    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.

  • Book Discussion Group
    12:00 PM-2:00 PM
    05-21-2019

    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 The River of Doubt by Candice Millard. All ages are welcome; new members are encouraged.

  • Knit & Crochet
    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    05-21-2019

    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.

  • Medicare Made Clear
    2:00 PM-3:00 PM
    05-21-2019

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Are you confused about Medicare? Join us, get your Medicare questions answered, and find additional help during this dedicated seminar.

  • Reading Dogs
    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    05-21-2019

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

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

  • Library Yarners
    5:00 PM-7:00 PM
    05-21-2019

    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
    • Library Yarners
      10:00 AM-12:00 PM
      05-21-2019
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

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

    • MahJongg Meetup
      10:00 AM-1:00 PM
      05-21-2019
      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.

    • Bridge Club
      10:30 AM-1:00 PM
      05-21-2019
      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.

    • Book Discussion Group
      12:00 PM-2:00 PM
      05-21-2019
      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 The River of Doubt by Candice Millard. All ages are welcome; new members are encouraged.

    • Knit & Crochet
      1:00 PM-3:00 PM
      05-21-2019
      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.

    • Medicare Made Clear
      2:00 PM-3:00 PM
      05-21-2019
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

      Are you confused about Medicare? Join us, get your Medicare questions answered, and find additional help during this dedicated seminar.

    • Reading Dogs
      4:30 PM-5:30 PM
      05-21-2019
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

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

    • Library Yarners
      5:00 PM-7:00 PM
      05-21-2019
      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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  • Ball Ground Book Club
    10:30 AM-12:00 PM
    05-22-2019

    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 Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania by Erik Larson.

  • MahJongg Meetup
    12:45 PM-4:00 PM
    05-22-2019

    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
    05-22-2019

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

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

  • Reading Dogs
    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    05-22-2019

    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.

  • Teen Advisory Board Fun Day
    5:00 PM-6:00 PM
    05-22-2019

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    TAB Members are invited to celebrate the end of the school year with a party! We’ll have snacks, games, and time to sit back and just relax.

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  • Sit & Stitch
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    05-23-2019

    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.

  • Drop-In VR: Intro to Virtual Reality
    10:00 AM-6:00 PM
    05-23-2019

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Explore the basics of virtual reality! Drop in anytime today for a walkthrough of our VR headset, VR controllers, and set you up on an immersive adventure to develop your skills. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Recording Your Family’s Secrets
    11:00 AM-12:00 PM
    05-23-2019

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    Author Angela Rochon discusses her book Fatherless: My Father’s Memoir and Mine. Learn about researching, organizing, and recording your own family history, as well as different methods of genealogy research.

  • Dungeons & Dragons
    6:00 PM-8:00 PM
    05-23-2019

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    D&D is meeting on the second and fourth Thursdays of this 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.

  • Buying Your First Home
    6:00 PM-7:30 PM
    05-23-2019

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Can I get a mortgage loan? What do I need to apply for a loan? How do I deal with home inspectors? What can I expect at closing? Learn the answers to these common questions and more during this interactive workshop designed to increase understanding and comfort when buying your first home. Presented by Sheila Waldron of Synovus Mortgages. Registration is required and opens May 9; call 706-635-4528 to sign up.

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  • The Tuskegee Airmen Exhibit
    All day
    05-24-2019

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Witness the historical challenges and triumphs of the first African American pilots to fly in combat during World War II. Don’t miss this exhibit highlighting the history and heroism of these unsung American heroes provided by the Museum of History and Holocaust Education through Kennesaw State University.

  • Drop-In VR: Intro to Virtual Reality
    10:00 AM-6:00 PM
    05-24-2019

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Explore the basics of virtual reality! Drop in anytime today for a walkthrough of our VR headset, VR controllers, and set you up on an immersive adventure to develop your skills. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Friends Crocheting
    10:30 AM-12:30 PM
    05-24-2019

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Get in touch with your crafty side in our weekly crocheting group!

  • The Hickory Flat Game Group
    12:30 PM-2:00 PM
    05-24-2019

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Bring your favorite board games or card games for some weekly friendly competition! For ages 18 and older.

  • MahJongg Meetup
    1:00 PM-4:00 PM
    05-24-2019

    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.

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  • Inklings Writers Critique Group
    11:00 AM-1:00 PM
    05-25-2019

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

  • LEGO Lab
    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    05-25-2019

    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 must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Children’s Writers Critique Group
    3:00 PM-5:00 PM
    05-25-2019

    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!

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  • Library Closed
    All day
    05-27-2019

    All Sequoyah Regional Library System branches are closed on Monday, May 27 in observance of Memorial Day.

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  • MahJongg Meetup
    10:00 AM-1:00 PM
    05-28-2019

    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
    05-28-2019

    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
    05-28-2019

    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 Outer Space Trivia
    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    05-28-2019

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    It’s out-of-this-world fun! Challenge your brain and show off what cool space facts you know. Perfect for kids and families, this game will get everyone thinking about the fascinating objects in our solar system. Prizes are awarded to the winning person or team! For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Chess & Chat
    4:00 PM-5:00 PM
    05-28-2019

    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 must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Library Yarners
    5:00 PM-7:00 PM
    05-28-2019

    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
    05-28-2019

    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.

  • More events
    • MahJongg Meetup
      10:00 AM-1:00 PM
      05-28-2019
      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
      05-28-2019
      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
      05-28-2019
      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 Outer Space Trivia
      3:00 PM-4:00 PM
      05-28-2019
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

      It’s out-of-this-world fun! Challenge your brain and show off what cool space facts you know. Perfect for kids and families, this game will get everyone thinking about the fascinating objects in our solar system. Prizes are awarded to the winning person or team! For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Chess & Chat
      4:00 PM-5:00 PM
      05-28-2019
      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 must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Library Yarners
      5:00 PM-7:00 PM
      05-28-2019
      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
      05-28-2019
      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.

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  • Drop-In VR: Intro to Virtual Reality
    10:00 AM-6:00 PM
    05-29-2019

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Explore the basics of virtual reality! Drop in anytime today for a walkthrough of our VR headset, VR controllers, and set you up on an immersive adventure to develop your skills. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • MahJongg Meetup
    12:45 PM-4:00 PM
    05-29-2019

    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
    05-29-2019

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    Drop in 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!

  • Ice Cream Cone Seed Starting
    3:00 PM-4:30 PM
    05-29-2019

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Join the Master Gardeners for ice cream, but hold onto the cone… We’ll need it for planting! After snacks, plant your seeds in your ice cream cone and learn how to care for them until the seedling and biodegradable cone is ready to be planted in soil. Materials are provided. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and opens May 15; call 706-635-4528 to sign up.

  • Teen Paper Airplane Contest
    5:00 PM-6:00 PM
    05-29-2019

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Try your hand at building a paper airplane in honor of National Paper Airplane Day! Can you get yours to fly higher, farther, and faster than the rest? Race your way to each goal! Prizes are up for grabs, and refreshments are provided. For teens ages 13-18.

  • Biography & Memoir Book Club
    6:30 PM-7:30 PM
    05-29-2019

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Join our Biography & Memoir Book Club, where we explore impactful narratives, the lives of famous historical figures/celebrities, and much more on the pages of books. This month, we’re discussing Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis by J.D. Vance.

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  • Sit & Stitch
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    05-30-2019

    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.

  • Drop-In VR: Intro to Virtual Reality
    10:00 AM-6:00 PM
    05-30-2019

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Explore the basics of virtual reality! Drop in anytime today for a walkthrough of our VR headset, VR controllers, and set you up on an immersive adventure to develop your skills. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Little Red Barn Petting Zoo
    11:00 AM-12:00 PM
    05-30-2019

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Enjoy a mobile petting zoo, with a special appearance by the Chick-fil-A cow! For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Book Talk: Astrophysics for People in a Hurry
    6:00 PM-7:30 PM
    05-30-2019

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Join a group of like-minded space cadets and talk about one of the easiest to read and easiest to understand books about the most important topics in astrophysics today! Expect instructive videos, good humor, and astronomically good snacks. Books, CDs, and eBooks are available for check-out.

  • Author Visit: Amy Rivers
    6:30 PM-7:30 PM
    05-30-2019

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Join us to hear from author Amy Rivers about the inspiration for her novel All the Broken People, a desert dweller’s introduction to North Georgia, kudzu, and the sad story of a local girl who met an untimely demise.

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  • Morning Creatives: Universal Bags
    9:30 AM-11:30 AM
    05-31-2019

    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 a personalized universal bag. Cotton farmers-market-sized bags will be the base for creative stencils and acrylic paint. Stencils include fruits, vegetables, and food-based puns. Kale Yes! Materials are provided. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and opens May 17; call 706-635-4528 to sign up.

  • Friday Flick: “Muppets from Space”
    10:15 AM-12:45 PM
    05-31-2019

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Start off your summer with a throwback flick, Muppets from Space (Rated G). Refreshments are provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult. This program is brought to you by the Friends of the Cherokee County Public Libraries.

  • Friends Crocheting
    10:30 AM-12:30 PM
    05-31-2019

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Get in touch with your crafty side in our weekly crocheting group!

  • The Hickory Flat Game Group
    12:30 PM-2:00 PM
    05-31-2019

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Bring your favorite board games or card games for some weekly friendly competition! For ages 18 and older.

  • MahJongg Meetup
    1:00 PM-4:00 PM
    05-31-2019

    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.

June

 

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