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  • Anytime-Anywhere Book Club
    All day
    06-01-2018-06-30-2018

    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 Last Song by Nicholas Sparks, 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, June 25 at 3:00 PM. Call 706-692-5411 to request a copy.

  • Drop-In Genealogy
    10:00 AM-3:00 PM
    06-01-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

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

  • MahJongg Meetup
    1:00 PM-4:00 PM
    06-01-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

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  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    06-02-2018

    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.

  • Reading Dogs
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    06-02-2018

    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.

  • Teen Kendama Club
    1:30 PM-4:00 PM
    06-02-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Know a thing or two about Kendama? Come join our club! Mr. Nick Dodenhoff from Kendama USA will be leading and teaching. No knowledge or previous experience required! Bring your own Kendama to work with.

  • VR Pictionary: Rockology Edition
    2:00 PM-3:30 PM
    06-02-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Experience Pictionary in virtual reality! Help your team guess what you’re drawing with your virtual artist’s palette and tools with a rocking music and geology theme. For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Books into Movies: “Charlotte’s Web”
    4:00 PM-6:00 PM
    06-02-2018

    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 movie Charlotte’s Web (Rated G), based on the book written by E. B. White. Refreshments are provided while supplies last. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

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  • Introduction to Acrylic Painting
    3:00 PM-5:00 PM
    06-03-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    This program provides an introduction to painting with acrylics for anyone interested in starting a new hobby. All materials are provided. For ages 16 and older. Registration is required and opens May 20; call 770-926-5859 to sign up.

4
  • “Guess the Rock Legends” Raffle
    All day
    06-04-2018-07-28-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Use clues provided by the library to guess the identity of a different rock legend in each of four successive rounds. In each stage, submit raffle tickets to the library to enter your guesses of the legend’s identity. For each round, you are eligible to be a mini-prize winner and a runner-up if you enter the icon’s identity. Mini-prize winners and runners-up from all four stages are in the drawing for the grand prize at the game’s end.

  • Coloring Group
    10:00 AM-1:00 PM
    06-04-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

  • Teen Monday Movie Matinee: “Spider-Man: Homecoming”
    10:00 AM-12:30 PM
    06-04-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    All teens are invited to watch Spider-Man: Homecoming (Rated PG-13)! Refreshments are provided.

  • Hand Knee and Foot Card Game
    10:30 AM-2:00 PM
    06-04-2018

    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.

  • LEGO Club
    2:00 PM-3:00 PM
    06-04-2018

    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.

  • BINGO for Books
    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    06-04-2018

    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.

  • Virtual Reality: Ocean Rift
    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    06-04-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Explore a vivid underwater world full of life with Oculus Rift, a VR system that completely immerses you inside virtual worlds! Ocean crafts, sensory stations, and activities will be on hand for entertainment! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • The Board Games Group
    3:00 PM-5:00 PM
    06-04-2018

    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.

  • Reading Dogs
    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    06-04-2018

    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.

  • Family Bingo Night
    6:00 PM-7:00 PM
    06-04-2018

    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.

  • More events
    • “Guess the Rock Legends” Raffle
      All day
      06-04-2018-07-28-2018
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

      Use clues provided by the library to guess the identity of a different rock legend in each of four successive rounds. In each stage, submit raffle tickets to the library to enter your guesses of the legend’s identity. For each round, you are eligible to be a mini-prize winner and a runner-up if you enter the icon’s identity. Mini-prize winners and runners-up from all four stages are in the drawing for the grand prize at the game’s end.

    • Coloring Group
      10:00 AM-1:00 PM
      06-04-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

    • Teen Monday Movie Matinee: “Spider-Man: Homecoming”
      10:00 AM-12:30 PM
      06-04-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      All teens are invited to watch Spider-Man: Homecoming (Rated PG-13)! Refreshments are provided.

    • Hand Knee and Foot Card Game
      10:30 AM-2:00 PM
      06-04-2018
      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.

    • LEGO Club
      2:00 PM-3:00 PM
      06-04-2018
      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.

    • BINGO for Books
      3:00 PM-4:00 PM
      06-04-2018
      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.

    • Virtual Reality: Ocean Rift
      3:00 PM-4:00 PM
      06-04-2018
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

      Explore a vivid underwater world full of life with Oculus Rift, a VR system that completely immerses you inside virtual worlds! Ocean crafts, sensory stations, and activities will be on hand for entertainment! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

    • The Board Games Group
      3:00 PM-5:00 PM
      06-04-2018
      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.

    • Reading Dogs
      4:30 PM-5:30 PM
      06-04-2018
      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.

    • Family Bingo Night
      6:00 PM-7:00 PM
      06-04-2018
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

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

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  • Nutrition Knowhow
    9:30 AM-11:30 AM
    06-05-2018

    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
    06-05-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

  • Library Yarners
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    06-05-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

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

  • Tech Tuesday
    10:00 AM-6:00 PM
    06-05-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Have a question about how to use something technical, like checking your e-mail from your phone? Sign up for a help session to answer your questions. If you have a question about your device, please bring it with you. Please know your password before attending. Registration is required and opens May 22; call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 228) to sign up.

  • Teacher Tuesday
    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    06-05-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Join your favorite teachers from Woodstock Elementary as they read fun interactive books. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Summer Reading Kick-Off: “Magic with Arthur Atsma!”
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    06-05-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Join us for an afternoon of captivating sleight-of-hand magic, audience interaction, and comedy from magician Arthur Atsma as we kick off our 2018 Summer Reading Program! Arrive early for the best seats! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Knit & Crochet
    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    06-05-2018

    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.

  • Kid Flick Tuesday: “Paddington 2”
    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    06-05-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Beat the summer heat and join us for Paddington 2 (Rated PG)! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Budgeting Basics
    1:30 PM-3:00 PM
    06-05-2018

    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.

  • Summer Reading Kick-Off: “Magic with Arthur Atsma!”
    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    06-05-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    Join us for an afternoon of captivating sleight-of-hand magic, audience interaction, and comedy from magician Arthur Atsma as we kick off our 2018 Summer Reading Program! Arrive early for the best seats! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • LEGO Club
    3:30 PM-4:30 PM
    06-05-2018

    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
    06-05-2018

    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
    06-05-2018

    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!

  • Jimmy Fallon Game Night
    5:30 PM-6:30 PM
    06-05-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Tweens and teens in grades 6-12 are invited to join the Teen Advisory Board for Jimmy Fallon Game Night! We’ll be playing many of the popular games as seen on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.

  • Crocheting Club
    6:00 PM-7:30 PM
    06-05-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

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

  • More events
    • Nutrition Knowhow
      9:30 AM-11:30 AM
      06-05-2018
      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
      06-05-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

    • Library Yarners
      10:00 AM-12:00 PM
      06-05-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

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

    • Tech Tuesday
      10:00 AM-6:00 PM
      06-05-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      Have a question about how to use something technical, like checking your e-mail from your phone? Sign up for a help session to answer your questions. If you have a question about your device, please bring it with you. Please know your password before attending. Registration is required and opens May 22; call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 228) to sign up.

    • Teacher Tuesday
      10:30 AM-11:00 AM
      06-05-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

      Join your favorite teachers from Woodstock Elementary as they read fun interactive books. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Summer Reading Kick-Off: “Magic with Arthur Atsma!”
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      06-05-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      Join us for an afternoon of captivating sleight-of-hand magic, audience interaction, and comedy from magician Arthur Atsma as we kick off our 2018 Summer Reading Program! Arrive early for the best seats! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Knit & Crochet
      1:00 PM-3:00 PM
      06-05-2018
      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.

    • Kid Flick Tuesday: “Paddington 2”
      1:00 PM-3:00 PM
      06-05-2018
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      Beat the summer heat and join us for Paddington 2 (Rated PG)! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Budgeting Basics
      1:30 PM-3:00 PM
      06-05-2018
      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.

    • Summer Reading Kick-Off: “Magic with Arthur Atsma!”
      3:00 PM-4:00 PM
      06-05-2018
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

      Join us for an afternoon of captivating sleight-of-hand magic, audience interaction, and comedy from magician Arthur Atsma as we kick off our 2018 Summer Reading Program! Arrive early for the best seats! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

    • LEGO Club
      3:30 PM-4:30 PM
      06-05-2018
      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
      06-05-2018
      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
      06-05-2018
      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!

    • Jimmy Fallon Game Night
      5:30 PM-6:30 PM
      06-05-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

      Tweens and teens in grades 6-12 are invited to join the Teen Advisory Board for Jimmy Fallon Game Night! We’ll be playing many of the popular games as seen on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.

    • Crocheting Club
      6:00 PM-7:30 PM
      06-05-2018
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

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

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  • Tech Time
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    06-06-2018

    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 May 23; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

  • Summer Reading Kick-Off: “Magic with Arthur Atsma!”
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    06-06-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Join us for an afternoon of captivating sleight-of-hand magic, audience interaction, and comedy from magician Arthur Atsma as we kick off our 2018 Summer Reading Program! Arrive early for the best seats! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Crayons & Conversation
    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    06-06-2018

    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
    06-06-2018

    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 May 23; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

  • Teen Summer Reading Club
    2:00 PM-3:00 PM
    06-06-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

  • Summer Reading Kick-Off: “Magic with Arthur Atsma!”
    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    06-06-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Join us for an afternoon of captivating sleight-of-hand magic, audience interaction, and comedy from magician Arthur Atsma as we kick off our 2018 Summer Reading Program! Arrive early for the best seats! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Reading Dogs
    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    06-06-2018

    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 Father’s Day Cards
    6:00 PM-7:00 PM
    06-06-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Learn how to make beautiful cards all by yourself! Materials are provided. Registration is required and opens May 23; call 770-345-7565 to sign up.

  • More events
    • Tech Time
      10:00 AM-12:00 PM
      06-06-2018
      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 May 23; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

    • Summer Reading Kick-Off: “Magic with Arthur Atsma!”
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      06-06-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

      Join us for an afternoon of captivating sleight-of-hand magic, audience interaction, and comedy from magician Arthur Atsma as we kick off our 2018 Summer Reading Program! Arrive early for the best seats! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Crayons & Conversation
      1:00 PM-3:00 PM
      06-06-2018
      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
      06-06-2018
      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 May 23; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

    • Teen Summer Reading Club
      2:00 PM-3:00 PM
      06-06-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

    • Summer Reading Kick-Off: “Magic with Arthur Atsma!”
      3:00 PM-4:00 PM
      06-06-2018
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      Join us for an afternoon of captivating sleight-of-hand magic, audience interaction, and comedy from magician Arthur Atsma as we kick off our 2018 Summer Reading Program! Arrive early for the best seats! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Reading Dogs
      4:30 PM-5:30 PM
      06-06-2018
      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 Father’s Day Cards
      6:00 PM-7:00 PM
      06-06-2018
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      Learn how to make beautiful cards all by yourself! Materials are provided. Registration is required and opens May 23; call 770-345-7565 to sign up.

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  • Sit & Stitch
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    06-07-2018

    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.

  • Summer Reading Kick-Off: “Magic with Arthur Atsma!”
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    06-07-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Join us for an afternoon of captivating sleight-of-hand magic, audience interaction, and comedy from magician Arthur Atsma as we kick off our 2018 Summer Reading Program! Arrive early for the best seats! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Gold Panning Fun
    11:00 AM-12:00 PM
    06-07-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Meet Rob Kelley, master gold panner of the Allatoona Gold Panners. Do you have a gold creek? Have pan, will prospect! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Summer Reading Kick-Off: “Magic with Arthur Atsma!”
    1:00 PM-2:00 PM
    06-07-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Join us for an afternoon of captivating sleight-of-hand magic, audience interaction, and comedy from magician Arthur Atsma as we kick off our 2018 Summer Reading Program! Arrive early for the best seats! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Technology Rocks! Virtual Reality
    2:30 PM-4:00 PM
    06-07-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Experience Glow Worm Caves of New Zealand, NASA’s Curiosity Rover on the red rock dunes of Mars, zooming through a mining cave, sitting in the Blue Angels’ cockpit during a precision flying exercise, swimming with Great Whites Sharks, and more! Join us as we explore the rocking sensations of virtual reality. For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Music Movie Thursdays: “Mary Poppins”
    3:00 PM-5:00 PM
    06-07-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    We’re showing a music-themed movie every Thursday this summer! This week, we’ll be showing the classic musical Mary Poppins (Rated G), starring Julie Andrews and Dick Van Dyke! Refreshments are provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Summer Reading Kick-Off: “Magic with Arthur Atsma!”
    4:00 PM-5:00 PM
    06-07-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Join us for an afternoon of captivating sleight-of-hand magic, audience interaction, and comedy from magician Arthur Atsma as we kick off our 2018 Summer Reading Program! Arrive early for the best seats! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Teen Iron Chef
    4:00 PM-5:00 PM
    06-07-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Tweens and teens in grades 6-12 can participate in a Teen Iron Chef competition, a twist on the popular TV show Iron Chef! Materials are provided. Registration is required and opens May 24; call 770-735-2025 to sign up.

  • Rock Your Socks Off!
    5:00 PM-7:00 PM
    06-07-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    Knit at night and share your latest project! Make your socks before you rock them off.

  • Dungeons & Dragons
    6:00 PM-8:30 PM
    06-07-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

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

  • Cooking with Mortar and Pestle
    6:00 PM-7:30 PM
    06-07-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    A mortar and pestle offers a rare example of a stable technology, surviving thousands of years without significant change and connecting their users to ancient culinary history, the food we eat, and an increased intensity of fresh flavors. When you use these stone or wood tools to grind spices into powder or make food into paste, you are using essentially the same tools as the Aztecs, the Celts, the Sioux, the ancient Greeks, Egyptians, and Romans, to name just a few. Join Chef Lauri Grizzle as she explains techniques to use mortar and pestles, and demonstrates the creation of four mouth-watering dishes from basil-peanut pesto to honey pecan-date rolls for you to taste (and with recipes available to take home). For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Teen Night: Dungeons & Dragons
    6:00 PM-7:30 PM
    06-07-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

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

  • More events
    • Sit & Stitch
      10:00 AM-12:00 PM
      06-07-2018
      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.

    • Summer Reading Kick-Off: “Magic with Arthur Atsma!”
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      06-07-2018
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

      Join us for an afternoon of captivating sleight-of-hand magic, audience interaction, and comedy from magician Arthur Atsma as we kick off our 2018 Summer Reading Program! Arrive early for the best seats! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Gold Panning Fun
      11:00 AM-12:00 PM
      06-07-2018
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      Meet Rob Kelley, master gold panner of the Allatoona Gold Panners. Do you have a gold creek? Have pan, will prospect! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Summer Reading Kick-Off: “Magic with Arthur Atsma!”
      1:00 PM-2:00 PM
      06-07-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

      Join us for an afternoon of captivating sleight-of-hand magic, audience interaction, and comedy from magician Arthur Atsma as we kick off our 2018 Summer Reading Program! Arrive early for the best seats! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Technology Rocks! Virtual Reality
      2:30 PM-4:00 PM
      06-07-2018
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

      Experience Glow Worm Caves of New Zealand, NASA’s Curiosity Rover on the red rock dunes of Mars, zooming through a mining cave, sitting in the Blue Angels’ cockpit during a precision flying exercise, swimming with Great Whites Sharks, and more! Join us as we explore the rocking sensations of virtual reality. For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Music Movie Thursdays: “Mary Poppins”
      3:00 PM-5:00 PM
      06-07-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      We’re showing a music-themed movie every Thursday this summer! This week, we’ll be showing the classic musical Mary Poppins (Rated G), starring Julie Andrews and Dick Van Dyke! Refreshments are provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Summer Reading Kick-Off: “Magic with Arthur Atsma!”
      4:00 PM-5:00 PM
      06-07-2018
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

      Join us for an afternoon of captivating sleight-of-hand magic, audience interaction, and comedy from magician Arthur Atsma as we kick off our 2018 Summer Reading Program! Arrive early for the best seats! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Teen Iron Chef
      4:00 PM-5:00 PM
      06-07-2018
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

      Tweens and teens in grades 6-12 can participate in a Teen Iron Chef competition, a twist on the popular TV show Iron Chef! Materials are provided. Registration is required and opens May 24; call 770-735-2025 to sign up.

    • Rock Your Socks Off!
      5:00 PM-7:00 PM
      06-07-2018
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

      Knit at night and share your latest project! Make your socks before you rock them off.

    • Dungeons & Dragons
      6:00 PM-8:30 PM
      06-07-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

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

    • Cooking with Mortar and Pestle
      6:00 PM-7:30 PM
      06-07-2018
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

      A mortar and pestle offers a rare example of a stable technology, surviving thousands of years without significant change and connecting their users to ancient culinary history, the food we eat, and an increased intensity of fresh flavors. When you use these stone or wood tools to grind spices into powder or make food into paste, you are using essentially the same tools as the Aztecs, the Celts, the Sioux, the ancient Greeks, Egyptians, and Romans, to name just a few. Join Chef Lauri Grizzle as she explains techniques to use mortar and pestles, and demonstrates the creation of four mouth-watering dishes from basil-peanut pesto to honey pecan-date rolls for you to taste (and with recipes available to take home). For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Teen Night: Dungeons & Dragons
      6:00 PM-7:30 PM
      06-07-2018
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

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

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  • Drop-In Genealogy
    10:00 AM-3:00 PM
    06-08-2018

    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!

  • Rock the Blood Drive
    10:00 AM-4:00 PM
    06-08-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Are you ready to rock?! It’s time for action! Did you know that giving one pint of blood may save three lives? Come give blood and then relax in our parlor.

  • MahJongg Meetup
    1:00 PM-4:00 PM
    06-08-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

  • Youth Book Club
    1:00 PM-2:00 PM
    06-08-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Join us in the Fifth Dimension for this month’s book club meeting! Follow and discuss Meg’s travels through time and space in the 1963 Newbery Medal winner A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle. For ages 8-14; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • 3D Printer Demo
    2:00 PM-3:00 PM
    06-08-2018

    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.

  • DIY Coffee Body Scrub
    4:00 PM-5:00 PM
    06-08-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Learn how to make your own body scrub with common kitchen ingredients! Materials are provided.

  • Laser Tag
    5:30 PM-7:00 PM
    06-08-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Take aim and help your team be victorious as you dodge the other team’s lasers! This after-hours event is for teens and adults.

  • More events
    • Drop-In Genealogy
      10:00 AM-3:00 PM
      06-08-2018
      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!

    • Rock the Blood Drive
      10:00 AM-4:00 PM
      06-08-2018
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

      Are you ready to rock?! It’s time for action! Did you know that giving one pint of blood may save three lives? Come give blood and then relax in our parlor.

    • MahJongg Meetup
      1:00 PM-4:00 PM
      06-08-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

    • Youth Book Club
      1:00 PM-2:00 PM
      06-08-2018
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

      Join us in the Fifth Dimension for this month’s book club meeting! Follow and discuss Meg’s travels through time and space in the 1963 Newbery Medal winner A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle. For ages 8-14; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

    • 3D Printer Demo
      2:00 PM-3:00 PM
      06-08-2018
      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.

    • DIY Coffee Body Scrub
      4:00 PM-5:00 PM
      06-08-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      Learn how to make your own body scrub with common kitchen ingredients! Materials are provided.

    • Laser Tag
      5:30 PM-7:00 PM
      06-08-2018
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

      Take aim and help your team be victorious as you dodge the other team’s lasers! This after-hours event is for teens and adults.

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

    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.

  • Healthier Cooking, Healthier You
    11:00 AM-12:30 PM
    06-09-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Witness and taste some of your favorite meals made healthier, yet still delicious. Presented by Jessie Moore, UGA Family and Consumer Services Agent. There will be a Fitbit raffle for all attendees. Registration is required and opens May 26; call 706-635-4528 to sign up.

  • Books into Movies: “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory”
    11:00 AM-1:00 PM
    06-09-2018

    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 movie Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (Rated PG), based on the book written by Roald Dahl. Refreshments are provided while supplies last. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Inklings Writers Critique Group
    11:00 AM-1:00 PM
    06-09-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

  • LEGO Club
    2:00 PM-3:00 PM
    06-09-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

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

  • LEGO Club
    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    06-09-2018

    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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  • Teen Monday Movie Matinee: “Guardians of the Galaxy”
    10:00 AM-3:00 PM
    06-11-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    All teens are invited to watch a back-to-back showing of Guardians of the Galaxy (Rated PG-13) and Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (Rated PG-13)! Refreshments are provided.

  • Coloring Group
    10:00 AM-1:00 PM
    06-11-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

  • Kids Knit & Crochet
    10:15 AM-12:00 PM
    06-11-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Kids can learn to knit and crochet on Mondays with the Soleil Knit and Crochet Club! Materials are provided. For ages 9 and older; children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and opens May 28; call 770-479-3090 to sign up.

  • Woven Self-Portraits
    10:30 AM-12:00 PM
    06-11-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Get creative and learn a new skill at the library! We will be making self-portraits by weaving yarn. Materials are provided. For ages 6 and older; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Bridge Club
    10:30 AM-1:00 PM
    06-11-2018

    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.

  • Maker Monday
    3:30 PM-4:30 PM
    06-11-2018

    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
    4:00 PM-5:00 PM
    06-11-2018

    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.

  • Teen VR and Video Game Night
    6:00 PM-8:00 PM
    06-11-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Get your game on and test your skills against other players with popular video games like Mario Kart! Discover a whole new level of gaming immersion using our Oculus Rift virtual reality sets.

  • More events
    • Teen Monday Movie Matinee: “Guardians of the Galaxy”
      10:00 AM-3:00 PM
      06-11-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      All teens are invited to watch a back-to-back showing of Guardians of the Galaxy (Rated PG-13) and Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (Rated PG-13)! Refreshments are provided.

    • Coloring Group
      10:00 AM-1:00 PM
      06-11-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

    • Kids Knit & Crochet
      10:15 AM-12:00 PM
      06-11-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      Kids can learn to knit and crochet on Mondays with the Soleil Knit and Crochet Club! Materials are provided. For ages 9 and older; children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and opens May 28; call 770-479-3090 to sign up.

    • Woven Self-Portraits
      10:30 AM-12:00 PM
      06-11-2018
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      Get creative and learn a new skill at the library! We will be making self-portraits by weaving yarn. Materials are provided. For ages 6 and older; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Bridge Club
      10:30 AM-1:00 PM
      06-11-2018
      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.

    • Maker Monday
      3:30 PM-4:30 PM
      06-11-2018
      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
      4:00 PM-5:00 PM
      06-11-2018
      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.

    • Teen VR and Video Game Night
      6:00 PM-8:00 PM
      06-11-2018
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

      Get your game on and test your skills against other players with popular video games like Mario Kart! Discover a whole new level of gaming immersion using our Oculus Rift virtual reality sets.

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  • Library Yarners
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    06-12-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

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

  • MahJongg Meetup
    10:00 AM-1:00 PM
    06-12-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

  • Tech Tuesday
    10:00 AM-6:00 PM
    06-12-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Have a question about how to use something technical, like checking your e-mail from your phone? Sign up for a help session to answer your questions. If you have a question about your device, please bring it with you. Please know your password before attending. Registration is required and opens May 29; call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 228) to sign up.

  • Teacher Tuesday
    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    06-12-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Join your favorite teachers from Woodstock Elementary as they read fun interactive books. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    06-12-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

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

  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    06-12-2018

    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
    06-12-2018

    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.

  • Kid Flick Tuesday: “The Incredibles”
    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    06-12-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Beat the summer heat and join us for The Incredibles (Rated PG)! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Knit & Crochet
    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    06-12-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

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

  • Kids Can Sew!
    3:00 PM-5:00 PM
    06-12-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Sew a cool drawstring bag on our sewing machines using bandanas! For ages 8 and older; children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and opens May 29; call 770-479-3090 to sign up.

  • Caddisfly Activity
    3:30 PM-4:30 PM
    06-12-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Upper Etowah River Alliance is visiting to teach us about aquatic macroinvertebrates and lead a Caddisfly Case activity! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Broadway Musical Appreciation Night
    4:30 PM-7:00 PM
    06-12-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    Tweens and teens in grades 6-12 are invited to join the Teen Advisory Board in celebrating Broadway musicals through an interactive panel discussion. We’ll be talking everything Broadway, from favorite musicals to favorite musical performances.

  • Library Yarners
    5:00 PM-7:00 PM
    06-12-2018

    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!

  • Watershed Enviroscape
    5:00 PM-6:00 PM
    06-12-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Upper Etowah River Alliance is visiting to teach teens and adults hands-on about point and non-point water source pollution.

  • Bingo for Books & More!
    6:00 PM-7:30 PM
    06-12-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Bingo! There are multiple ways to win. Compete to pick out your prize from our collection books, puzzles, and more! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • More events
    • Library Yarners
      10:00 AM-12:00 PM
      06-12-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

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

    • MahJongg Meetup
      10:00 AM-1:00 PM
      06-12-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

    • Tech Tuesday
      10:00 AM-6:00 PM
      06-12-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      Have a question about how to use something technical, like checking your e-mail from your phone? Sign up for a help session to answer your questions. If you have a question about your device, please bring it with you. Please know your password before attending. Registration is required and opens May 29; call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 228) to sign up.

    • Teacher Tuesday
      10:30 AM-11:00 AM
      06-12-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

      Join your favorite teachers from Woodstock Elementary as they read fun interactive books. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Family Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:00 AM
      06-12-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

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

    • Family Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      06-12-2018
      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
      06-12-2018
      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.

    • Kid Flick Tuesday: “The Incredibles”
      1:00 PM-3:00 PM
      06-12-2018
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      Beat the summer heat and join us for The Incredibles (Rated PG)! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Knit & Crochet
      1:00 PM-3:00 PM
      06-12-2018
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

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

    • Kids Can Sew!
      3:00 PM-5:00 PM
      06-12-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      Sew a cool drawstring bag on our sewing machines using bandanas! For ages 8 and older; children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and opens May 29; call 770-479-3090 to sign up.

    • Caddisfly Activity
      3:30 PM-4:30 PM
      06-12-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

      Upper Etowah River Alliance is visiting to teach us about aquatic macroinvertebrates and lead a Caddisfly Case activity! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Broadway Musical Appreciation Night
      4:30 PM-7:00 PM
      06-12-2018
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

      Tweens and teens in grades 6-12 are invited to join the Teen Advisory Board in celebrating Broadway musicals through an interactive panel discussion. We’ll be talking everything Broadway, from favorite musicals to favorite musical performances.

    • Library Yarners
      5:00 PM-7:00 PM
      06-12-2018
      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!

    • Watershed Enviroscape
      5:00 PM-6:00 PM
      06-12-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

      Upper Etowah River Alliance is visiting to teach teens and adults hands-on about point and non-point water source pollution.

    • Bingo for Books & More!
      6:00 PM-7:30 PM
      06-12-2018
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

      Bingo! There are multiple ways to win. Compete to pick out your prize from our collection books, puzzles, and more! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

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  • Lap-Sit Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    06-13-2018

    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.

  • Cherokee Music Center Presents: “Ukulele 101”
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    06-13-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Learn all about this versatile little instrument and hear what it can do! Talented performers will entertain all ages of music enthusiasts.

  • Music and Moves
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    06-13-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

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

  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    06-13-2018

    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
    06-13-2018

    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.

  • Plant Propagation
    11:00 AM-12:00 PM
    06-13-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    Get more plants from cuttings, layering, and divisions! Sponsored by the Cherokee County UGA Extension.

  • Crayons & Conversation
    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    06-13-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

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

  • Teen Summer Reading Club
    2:00 PM-3:00 PM
    06-13-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

  • Home Depot Kids Workshop
    3:00 PM-5:00 PM
    06-13-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Come make a Father’s Day gift, or a gift for any special adult in your life (or keep it for yourself)! Home Depot will be on hand with an outstanding project for you to create together. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Family Storytime
    4:00 PM-4:45 PM
    06-13-2018

    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.

  • More events
    • Lap-Sit Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:00 AM
      06-13-2018
      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.

    • Cherokee Music Center Presents: “Ukulele 101”
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      06-13-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

      Learn all about this versatile little instrument and hear what it can do! Talented performers will entertain all ages of music enthusiasts.

    • Music and Moves
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      06-13-2018
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

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

    • Family Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      06-13-2018
      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
      06-13-2018
      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.

    • Plant Propagation
      11:00 AM-12:00 PM
      06-13-2018
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

      Get more plants from cuttings, layering, and divisions! Sponsored by the Cherokee County UGA Extension.

    • Crayons & Conversation
      1:00 PM-3:00 PM
      06-13-2018
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

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

    • Teen Summer Reading Club
      2:00 PM-3:00 PM
      06-13-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

    • Home Depot Kids Workshop
      3:00 PM-5:00 PM
      06-13-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      Come make a Father’s Day gift, or a gift for any special adult in your life (or keep it for yourself)! Home Depot will be on hand with an outstanding project for you to create together. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Family Storytime
      4:00 PM-4:45 PM
      06-13-2018
      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.

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  • Sit & Stitch
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    06-14-2018

    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
    06-14-2018

    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.

  • Theatre of Puppetry Arts Show: “Our Water Story”
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    06-14-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Come be entertained by “Our Water Story”, a clever puppet show performed by the Atlanta Theatre of Puppetry Arts. Arrive early for the best seats! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    06-14-2018

    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
    06-14-2018

    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.

  • Barnyard Friends Petting Zoo
    11:00 AM-12:30 PM
    06-14-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Snuggle up to soft and woolly animals! Llamas, sheep, rabbits, and more will be on-hand for petting and feeding, as well as photo ops! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Master Gardeners: Good Bugs VS Bad Bugs
    1:30 PM-3:00 PM
    06-14-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Having trouble differentiating suspicious garden bugs as friend or foe? Join the Pickens County Master Gardeners to help decode the mystery, demystify the case, and learn how to remedy the “Bad Bug” problem! Create an artistic and delightful yard art piece with rocks as a summer chill bonus! Registration is required and opens May 31; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

  • Escape the Room: Musical Edition
    2:30 PM-3:30 PM
    06-14-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Can you solve clues with music and sound? Find your way out in this entertaining twist on an escape room! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Music Movie Thursdays: “La La Land”
    3:00 PM-5:00 PM
    06-14-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    We’re showing a music-themed movie every Thursday this summer! This week, we’ll be showing the award-winning cinematic musical La La Land (Rated PG-13), starring Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling! Refreshments are provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Tabletop Board Game Potluck
    3:00 PM-5:00 PM
    06-14-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Tweens and teens in grades 6-12 are invited to join the Teen Advisory “Board”! Bring your tabletop board game of choice to share.

  • Family Storytime
    3:30 PM-4:30 PM
    06-14-2018

    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.

  • Libraries Rock Cinema: “Spider-Man: Homecoming”
    5:30 PM-8:00 PM
    06-14-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Superpower your entertainment this evening by viewing Spider-Man: Homecoming (PG-13)! Attendees may enter two raffle tickets for chances to win prizes. Stay after the movie’s ending for the drawing of the winning tickets! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Geology of Georgia
    6:00 PM-7:30 PM
    06-14-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Gilbert “Rockman” Treadwell is presenting about the metamorphic rocks under our feet here in the Southern Appalachians, South Georgia deposits, and Northwest Georgia’s Paleozoic rocks. There will be many samples of the different rocks to examine, as well as a geological map of Georgia. For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Talking Rock Nature Preserve
    6:30 PM-7:30 PM
    06-14-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Bill Jones, founder and current Executive Director of Southeastern Trust for Parks and Land, is speaking about the Talking Rock Nature Preserve, which comprises more than 200 acres in Pickens and Gilmer counties.

  • Local Archaeology
    6:30 PM-7:30 PM
    06-14-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    Learn about the local archaeology and hidden history beneath Lake Allatoona, from the Native Americans who lived in Cherokee County for thousands of years before the removal to how the lake came to be. Artifacts found in the Cherokee County area will be on display.

  • More events
    • Sit & Stitch
      10:00 AM-12:00 PM
      06-14-2018
      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
      06-14-2018
      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.

    • Theatre of Puppetry Arts Show: “Our Water Story”
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      06-14-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      Come be entertained by “Our Water Story”, a clever puppet show performed by the Atlanta Theatre of Puppetry Arts. Arrive early for the best seats! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Family Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      06-14-2018
      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
      06-14-2018
      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.

    • Barnyard Friends Petting Zoo
      11:00 AM-12:30 PM
      06-14-2018
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

      Snuggle up to soft and woolly animals! Llamas, sheep, rabbits, and more will be on-hand for petting and feeding, as well as photo ops! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Master Gardeners: Good Bugs VS Bad Bugs
      1:30 PM-3:00 PM
      06-14-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

      Having trouble differentiating suspicious garden bugs as friend or foe? Join the Pickens County Master Gardeners to help decode the mystery, demystify the case, and learn how to remedy the “Bad Bug” problem! Create an artistic and delightful yard art piece with rocks as a summer chill bonus! Registration is required and opens May 31; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

    • Escape the Room: Musical Edition
      2:30 PM-3:30 PM
      06-14-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

      Can you solve clues with music and sound? Find your way out in this entertaining twist on an escape room! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Music Movie Thursdays: “La La Land”
      3:00 PM-5:00 PM
      06-14-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      We’re showing a music-themed movie every Thursday this summer! This week, we’ll be showing the award-winning cinematic musical La La Land (Rated PG-13), starring Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling! Refreshments are provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Tabletop Board Game Potluck
      3:00 PM-5:00 PM
      06-14-2018
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      Tweens and teens in grades 6-12 are invited to join the Teen Advisory “Board”! Bring your tabletop board game of choice to share.

    • Family Storytime
      3:30 PM-4:30 PM
      06-14-2018
      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.

    • Libraries Rock Cinema: “Spider-Man: Homecoming”
      5:30 PM-8:00 PM
      06-14-2018
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

      Superpower your entertainment this evening by viewing Spider-Man: Homecoming (PG-13)! Attendees may enter two raffle tickets for chances to win prizes. Stay after the movie’s ending for the drawing of the winning tickets! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Geology of Georgia
      6:00 PM-7:30 PM
      06-14-2018
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

      Gilbert “Rockman” Treadwell is presenting about the metamorphic rocks under our feet here in the Southern Appalachians, South Georgia deposits, and Northwest Georgia’s Paleozoic rocks. There will be many samples of the different rocks to examine, as well as a geological map of Georgia. For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Talking Rock Nature Preserve
      6:30 PM-7:30 PM
      06-14-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

      Bill Jones, founder and current Executive Director of Southeastern Trust for Parks and Land, is speaking about the Talking Rock Nature Preserve, which comprises more than 200 acres in Pickens and Gilmer counties.

    • Local Archaeology
      6:30 PM-7:30 PM
      06-14-2018
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

      Learn about the local archaeology and hidden history beneath Lake Allatoona, from the Native Americans who lived in Cherokee County for thousands of years before the removal to how the lake came to be. Artifacts found in the Cherokee County area will be on display.

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  • Drop-In Genealogy
    10:00 AM-3:00 PM
    06-15-2018

    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!

  • All About Honeybees
    11:00 AM-12:00 PM
    06-15-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Ross Berry Farm from Canton will discuss the different types of bees and how important they are to humans, the pollination of plants, and the food we eat. Taste different samples of honey and observe a real bee hive! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • MahJongg Meetup
    1:00 PM-4:00 PM
    06-15-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

  • LEGO Cinema: “The LEGO Batman Movie”
    2:30 PM-4:30 PM
    06-15-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    Watch the animated film The LEGO Batman Movie (Rated PG)! Light refreshments are provided while supplies last. Children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Senior Prom
    3:00 PM-5:00 PM
    06-15-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Get ready for a Senior Prom to remember! We’ll be playing classics from the 40s, 50s, and 60s. This program is for those who are over 60, but young at heart!

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  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    06-16-2018

    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.

  • Libraries Rock!
    2:00 PM-3:00 PM
    06-16-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Come paint rocks with artist and educator, Sulaine Sims! Materials are provided. For ages 6 and older; children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is suggested and opens June 2; call 770-735-2025 to sign up.

  • Musical Matinee Saturday: “Annie”
    2:00 PM-4:00 PM
    06-16-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Join us for a rockin’ summer with a mid-afternoon showing of Annie (Rated PG)! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • LEGO Club
    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    06-16-2018

    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.

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  • LEGO Club
    3:00 PM-4:30 PM
    06-17-2018

    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.

  • Project Pinterest
    3:00 PM-5:00 PM
    06-17-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Join us as we explore Pinterest inspired creative projects! For ages 16 and older. Registration is required and opens June 3; call 770-926-5859 to sign up.

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  • Teen Monday Movie Matinee: “Thor: Ragnarok”
    10:00 AM-12:30 PM
    06-18-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    All teens are invited to watch Thor: Ragnarok (Rated PG-13)! Refreshments are provided.

  • Coloring Group
    10:00 AM-1:00 PM
    06-18-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

  • Kids Knit & Crochet
    10:15 AM-12:00 PM
    06-18-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Kids can learn to knit and crochet on Mondays with the Soleil Knit and Crochet Club! Materials are provided. For ages 9 and older; children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and opens June 4; call 770-479-3090 to sign up.

  • Ball Ground Book Club
    10:30 AM-12:00 PM
    06-18-2018

    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 A Column of Fire by Ken Follett.

  • The Board Games Group
    3:00 PM-5:00 PM
    06-18-2018

    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.

  • Reading Dogs
    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    06-18-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

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

  • The Sounds of Nature Watercolor Art
    6:00 PM-7:00 PM
    06-18-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Make a frame-worthy picture out of old musical sheets and watercolor paints. We’ll show you how! Materials are provided. For ages 5 and older; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and opens June 4; call 770-345-7565 to sign up.

  • Teen Open Mic and Lip Sync Battle
    6:00 PM-7:30 PM
    06-18-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Show us what you can do, whether it be singing, playing an instrument, or lip-syncing! Feel free to express yourself in a welcoming atmosphere. Refreshments are provided.

  • More events
    • Teen Monday Movie Matinee: “Thor: Ragnarok”
      10:00 AM-12:30 PM
      06-18-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      All teens are invited to watch Thor: Ragnarok (Rated PG-13)! Refreshments are provided.

    • Coloring Group
      10:00 AM-1:00 PM
      06-18-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

    • Kids Knit & Crochet
      10:15 AM-12:00 PM
      06-18-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      Kids can learn to knit and crochet on Mondays with the Soleil Knit and Crochet Club! Materials are provided. For ages 9 and older; children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and opens June 4; call 770-479-3090 to sign up.

    • Ball Ground Book Club
      10:30 AM-12:00 PM
      06-18-2018
      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 A Column of Fire by Ken Follett.

    • The Board Games Group
      3:00 PM-5:00 PM
      06-18-2018
      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.

    • Reading Dogs
      4:30 PM-5:30 PM
      06-18-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

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

    • The Sounds of Nature Watercolor Art
      6:00 PM-7:00 PM
      06-18-2018
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      Make a frame-worthy picture out of old musical sheets and watercolor paints. We’ll show you how! Materials are provided. For ages 5 and older; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and opens June 4; call 770-345-7565 to sign up.

    • Teen Open Mic and Lip Sync Battle
      6:00 PM-7:30 PM
      06-18-2018
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

      Show us what you can do, whether it be singing, playing an instrument, or lip-syncing! Feel free to express yourself in a welcoming atmosphere. Refreshments are provided.

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  • Tech Tuesday
    10:00 AM-6:00 PM
    06-19-2018

    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 June 5; call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 228) to sign up.

  • MahJongg Meetup
    10:00 AM-1:00 PM
    06-19-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

  • Library Yarners
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    06-19-2018

    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!

  • Dinosaur Dig
    10:30 AM-12:00 PM
    06-19-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Become a Paleontologist for a day when you excavate dinosaur bones, dig for fossils, and play dinosaur games during this educational and hands-on program! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Lap-Sit Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    06-19-2018

    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-11:30 AM
    06-19-2018

    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.

  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    06-19-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

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

  • Teacher Tuesday
    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    06-19-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Join your favorite teachers from Woodstock Elementary as they read fun interactive books. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Book Discussion Group
    12:00 PM-2:00 PM
    06-19-2018

    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 The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold. All ages are welcome; new members are encouraged.

  • Knit & Crochet
    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    06-19-2018

    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.

  • Kid Flick Tuesday: “A Wrinkle in Time”
    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    06-19-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Beat the summer heat and join us for A Wrinkle in Time (Rated PG)! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Books into Movies: “The Da Vinci Code”
    2:00 PM-5:00 PM
    06-19-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

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

  • Free Photo & Document Scanning
    2:30 PM-4:00 PM
    06-19-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Preserve your paper documents by making a digital copy for free! Scan any object (family pictures, letters, legal, and ledger sized documents, black and white or color) that fits on our 12” x 17” scanner bed for transfer to a digital copy. Participants must bring a USB flash drive (recommended) or a working e-mail address. Registration is required and opens June 5; call 706-635-4528 to sign up.

  • Kids Can Sew!
    3:00 PM-5:00 PM
    06-19-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Sew a cool drawstring bag on our sewing machines using bandanas! For ages 8 and older; children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and opens June 5; call 770-479-3090 to sign up.

  • Reading Dogs
    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    06-19-2018

    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
    06-19-2018

    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 are provided.

  • Library Yarners
    5:00 PM-7:00 PM
    06-19-2018

    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 Night: Dungeons & Dragons
    5:30 PM-7:30 PM
    06-19-2018

    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.

  • Crocheting Club
    6:00 PM-7:30 PM
    06-19-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

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

  • Teen Rock ‘n’ Roll Dessert Night
    7:00 PM-8:00 PM
    06-19-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    All teens are welcome to enjoy Rock ‘n’ Roll and music-themed desserts and sweet treats! Registration is required and opens May 21; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

  • More events
    • Tech Tuesday
      10:00 AM-6:00 PM
      06-19-2018
      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 June 5; call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 228) to sign up.

    • MahJongg Meetup
      10:00 AM-1:00 PM
      06-19-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

    • Library Yarners
      10:00 AM-12:00 PM
      06-19-2018
      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!

    • Dinosaur Dig
      10:30 AM-12:00 PM
      06-19-2018
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

      Become a Paleontologist for a day when you excavate dinosaur bones, dig for fossils, and play dinosaur games during this educational and hands-on program! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Lap-Sit Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      06-19-2018
      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-11:30 AM
      06-19-2018
      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.

    • Family Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:00 AM
      06-19-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

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

    • Teacher Tuesday
      10:30 AM-11:00 AM
      06-19-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

      Join your favorite teachers from Woodstock Elementary as they read fun interactive books. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Book Discussion Group
      12:00 PM-2:00 PM
      06-19-2018
      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 The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold. All ages are welcome; new members are encouraged.

    • Knit & Crochet
      1:00 PM-3:00 PM
      06-19-2018
      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.

    • Kid Flick Tuesday: “A Wrinkle in Time”
      1:00 PM-3:00 PM
      06-19-2018
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      Beat the summer heat and join us for A Wrinkle in Time (Rated PG)! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Books into Movies: “The Da Vinci Code”
      2:00 PM-5:00 PM
      06-19-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

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

    • Free Photo & Document Scanning
      2:30 PM-4:00 PM
      06-19-2018
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

      Preserve your paper documents by making a digital copy for free! Scan any object (family pictures, letters, legal, and ledger sized documents, black and white or color) that fits on our 12” x 17” scanner bed for transfer to a digital copy. Participants must bring a USB flash drive (recommended) or a working e-mail address. Registration is required and opens June 5; call 706-635-4528 to sign up.

    • Kids Can Sew!
      3:00 PM-5:00 PM
      06-19-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      Sew a cool drawstring bag on our sewing machines using bandanas! For ages 8 and older; children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and opens June 5; call 770-479-3090 to sign up.

    • Reading Dogs
      4:30 PM-5:30 PM
      06-19-2018
      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
      06-19-2018
      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 are provided.

    • Library Yarners
      5:00 PM-7:00 PM
      06-19-2018
      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 Night: Dungeons & Dragons
      5:30 PM-7:30 PM
      06-19-2018
      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.

    • Crocheting Club
      6:00 PM-7:30 PM
      06-19-2018
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

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

    • Teen Rock ‘n’ Roll Dessert Night
      7:00 PM-8:00 PM
      06-19-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

      All teens are welcome to enjoy Rock ‘n’ Roll and music-themed desserts and sweet treats! Registration is required and opens May 21; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

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  • Lap-Sit Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    06-20-2018

    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.

  • Music and Moves
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    06-20-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

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

  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    06-20-2018

    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
    06-20-2018

    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.

  • DIY Musical Instruments
    11:00 AM-12:00 PM
    06-20-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    Kids Rock! Make your own musical instruments and jam out to music with us! For ages 2-12; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Crayons & Conversation
    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    06-20-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

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

  • Teen Summer Reading Club
    2:00 PM-3:00 PM
    06-20-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

  • Rock On, Minerals!
    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    06-20-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Science gurus Sharon Christensen and Kim Fowler are bringing their computer and microscope so kids can observe and learn about rocks and minerals! For ages 9 and older; children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Family Storytime
    4:00 PM-4:45 PM
    06-20-2018

    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.

  • DIY Necklaces
    6:00 PM-7:00 PM
    06-20-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Lynne will show you how to create your own beautiful necklaces using beads! Materials are provided, or you may bring your own. For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • More events
    • Lap-Sit Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:00 AM
      06-20-2018
      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.

    • Music and Moves
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      06-20-2018
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

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

    • Family Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      06-20-2018
      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
      06-20-2018
      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.

    • DIY Musical Instruments
      11:00 AM-12:00 PM
      06-20-2018
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

      Kids Rock! Make your own musical instruments and jam out to music with us! For ages 2-12; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Crayons & Conversation
      1:00 PM-3:00 PM
      06-20-2018
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

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

    • Teen Summer Reading Club
      2:00 PM-3:00 PM
      06-20-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

    • Rock On, Minerals!
      3:00 PM-4:00 PM
      06-20-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      Science gurus Sharon Christensen and Kim Fowler are bringing their computer and microscope so kids can observe and learn about rocks and minerals! For ages 9 and older; children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Family Storytime
      4:00 PM-4:45 PM
      06-20-2018
      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.

    • DIY Necklaces
      6:00 PM-7:00 PM
      06-20-2018
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      Lynne will show you how to create your own beautiful necklaces using beads! Materials are provided, or you may bring your own. For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

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  • Sit & Stitch
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    06-21-2018

    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
    06-21-2018

    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.

  • STEAM: The Science of Sound
    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    06-21-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Can you see the sound? We’ll be trying five experiments that allow you see what different sounds look like in a visual medium. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Bouncing Babies!
    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    06-21-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    This special pre-walker story time focuses on early literacy components including songs, rhymes, play, and (of course) a story! Bring a blanket and expect to have fun! Siblings are welcome to attend, but will need to bring a “baby” of their own to bounce. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

  • Tots & Toys
    10:30 AM-12:00 PM
    06-21-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    Tinker with some of the library’s STEAM items! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    06-21-2018

    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
    06-21-2018

    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.

  • Technology Petting Zoo
    2:30 PM-4:30 PM
    06-21-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    Come and try out some of the library’s STEAM tech toys!

  • Escape the Room!
    3:00 PM-5:00 PM
    06-21-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Tweens and teens in grades 6-12 are encouraged to participate in “Escape the Room” challenges at the library! No prior escape experience necessary. Registration is required and opens June 7; call 770-479-3090 to sign up.

  • Family Storytime
    3:30 PM-4:30 PM
    06-21-2018

    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.

  • Photos to Flash Drives
    6:00 PM-7:00 PM
    06-21-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Take advantage of this opportunity for our library to help scan your photos or other materials onto your flash drives! Please only bring photos or materials (12” x 16” or smaller) that are unbound and can lie flat on the scanning surface. Limit ten photos or pages per person.

  • More events
    • Sit & Stitch
      10:00 AM-12:00 PM
      06-21-2018
      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
      06-21-2018
      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.

    • STEAM: The Science of Sound
      10:30 AM-11:00 AM
      06-21-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

      Can you see the sound? We’ll be trying five experiments that allow you see what different sounds look like in a visual medium. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Bouncing Babies!
      10:30 AM-11:00 AM
      06-21-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      This special pre-walker story time focuses on early literacy components including songs, rhymes, play, and (of course) a story! Bring a blanket and expect to have fun! Siblings are welcome to attend, but will need to bring a “baby” of their own to bounce. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

    • Tots & Toys
      10:30 AM-12:00 PM
      06-21-2018
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

      Tinker with some of the library’s STEAM items! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Family Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      06-21-2018
      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
      06-21-2018
      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.

    • Technology Petting Zoo
      2:30 PM-4:30 PM
      06-21-2018
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

      Come and try out some of the library’s STEAM tech toys!

    • Escape the Room!
      3:00 PM-5:00 PM
      06-21-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      Tweens and teens in grades 6-12 are encouraged to participate in “Escape the Room” challenges at the library! No prior escape experience necessary. Registration is required and opens June 7; call 770-479-3090 to sign up.

    • Family Storytime
      3:30 PM-4:30 PM
      06-21-2018
      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.

    • Photos to Flash Drives
      6:00 PM-7:00 PM
      06-21-2018
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

      Take advantage of this opportunity for our library to help scan your photos or other materials onto your flash drives! Please only bring photos or materials (12” x 16” or smaller) that are unbound and can lie flat on the scanning surface. Limit ten photos or pages per person.

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  • Drop-In Genealogy
    10:00 AM-3:00 PM
    06-22-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

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

  • MahJongg Meetup
    1:00 PM-4:00 PM
    06-22-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

  • Gardens of Europe: A Standard Flower Show
    3:00 PM-6:00 PM
    06-22-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    The Garden Club of Ellijay invites you to a Flower Show! Experience delicate beauty and intricate design with this year’s European Garden theme. Then, complete your visit by voting for your favorite.

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  • Gardens of Europe: A Standard Flower Show
    10:00 AM-3:00 PM
    06-23-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    The Garden Club of Ellijay invites you to a Flower Show! Experience delicate beauty and intricate design with this year’s European Garden theme. Then, complete your visit by voting for your favorite.

  • Get Slimed!
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    06-23-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Learn how to make your very own slime! Materials are provided. For ages 6 and older; children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    06-23-2018

    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
    06-23-2018

    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!

  • Gardens of Georgia’s State Parks
    1:30 PM-2:30 PM
    06-23-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    As part of this year’s annual flower show, join the Garden Club of Ellijay as we welcome Heather Adams, Interpretive Ranger of Fort Mountain State Park, and learn about the beautiful gardens of Georgia’s State Parks.

  • Musical Matinee Saturday: “Hairspray”
    2:00 PM-4:00 PM
    06-23-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Join us for a rockin’ summer with a mid-afternoon showing of Hairspray (Rated PG)! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • LEGO Club
    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    06-23-2018

    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.

  • Books into Movies: “Wonder”
    4:00 PM-6:00 PM
    06-23-2018

    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 movie Wonder (Rated PG), based on the book written by R. J. Palacio. Refreshments are provided while supplies last. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • More events
    • Gardens of Europe: A Standard Flower Show
      10:00 AM-3:00 PM
      06-23-2018
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

      The Garden Club of Ellijay invites you to a Flower Show! Experience delicate beauty and intricate design with this year’s European Garden theme. Then, complete your visit by voting for your favorite.

    • Get Slimed!
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      06-23-2018
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

      Learn how to make your very own slime! Materials are provided. For ages 6 and older; children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Family Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:00 AM
      06-23-2018
      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
      06-23-2018
      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!

    • Gardens of Georgia’s State Parks
      1:30 PM-2:30 PM
      06-23-2018
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

      As part of this year’s annual flower show, join the Garden Club of Ellijay as we welcome Heather Adams, Interpretive Ranger of Fort Mountain State Park, and learn about the beautiful gardens of Georgia’s State Parks.

    • Musical Matinee Saturday: “Hairspray”
      2:00 PM-4:00 PM
      06-23-2018
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      Join us for a rockin’ summer with a mid-afternoon showing of Hairspray (Rated PG)! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • LEGO Club
      3:00 PM-4:00 PM
      06-23-2018
      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.

    • Books into Movies: “Wonder”
      4:00 PM-6:00 PM
      06-23-2018
      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 movie Wonder (Rated PG), based on the book written by R. J. Palacio. Refreshments are provided while supplies last. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

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  • D.I.G. (Drop-In Genealogy)
    2:00 PM-4:00 PM
    06-24-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

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

  • Woodstock Rocks!
    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    06-24-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Woodstock Rocks returns! Join us in the fun of decorating rocks to hide and seek. Materials are provided; all you need to bring is your creativity! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Inklings Writers Critique Group
    3:00 PM-5:00 PM
    06-24-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

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

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  • Teen Monday Movie Matinee: “Wonder Woman”
    10:00 AM-12:30 PM
    06-25-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    All teens are invited to watch Wonder Woman (Rated PG-13)! Refreshments are provided.

  • Coloring Group
    10:00 AM-1:00 PM
    06-25-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

  • Kids Knit & Crochet
    10:15 AM-12:00 PM
    06-25-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Kids can learn to knit and crochet on Mondays with the Soleil Knit and Crochet Club! Materials are provided. For ages 9 and older; children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and opens June 11; call 770-479-3090 to sign up.

  • Pet “Punk” Rocks
    10:30 AM-12:00 PM
    06-25-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Keep your summer rockin’ by creating your own Pet “Punk” Rock during this musical rock painting session. Materials are provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Bridge Club
    10:30 AM-1:00 PM
    06-25-2018

    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.

  • Book Club Meet
    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    06-25-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Join us to discuss this month’s book, The Last Song by Nicholas Sparks, and eat book-themed snacks! Call 706-692-5411 to request a copy.

  • Teen Music Challenge
    6:00 PM-7:30 PM
    06-25-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Are you a music genius? Be the first to “Name that Song” while competing in Music Trivia and Mystery Lyrics! Enjoy cool music, food, fun, and prizes!

  • The Canton Eclectic Readers
    6:00 PM-7:30 PM
    06-25-2018

    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 In the Bleak Midwinter by Julia Spencer-Fleming. Join us during this hot summer for a cool thriller! One reviewer praised, “You will feel like these characters are your old friends and find yourself rooting for them every step of the way”. 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.

  • More events
    • Teen Monday Movie Matinee: “Wonder Woman”
      10:00 AM-12:30 PM
      06-25-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      All teens are invited to watch Wonder Woman (Rated PG-13)! Refreshments are provided.

    • Coloring Group
      10:00 AM-1:00 PM
      06-25-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

    • Kids Knit & Crochet
      10:15 AM-12:00 PM
      06-25-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      Kids can learn to knit and crochet on Mondays with the Soleil Knit and Crochet Club! Materials are provided. For ages 9 and older; children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and opens June 11; call 770-479-3090 to sign up.

    • Pet “Punk” Rocks
      10:30 AM-12:00 PM
      06-25-2018
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      Keep your summer rockin’ by creating your own Pet “Punk” Rock during this musical rock painting session. Materials are provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Bridge Club
      10:30 AM-1:00 PM
      06-25-2018
      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.

    • Book Club Meet
      3:00 PM-4:00 PM
      06-25-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

      Join us to discuss this month’s book, The Last Song by Nicholas Sparks, and eat book-themed snacks! Call 706-692-5411 to request a copy.

    • Teen Music Challenge
      6:00 PM-7:30 PM
      06-25-2018
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

      Are you a music genius? Be the first to “Name that Song” while competing in Music Trivia and Mystery Lyrics! Enjoy cool music, food, fun, and prizes!

    • The Canton Eclectic Readers
      6:00 PM-7:30 PM
      06-25-2018
      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 In the Bleak Midwinter by Julia Spencer-Fleming. Join us during this hot summer for a cool thriller! One reviewer praised, “You will feel like these characters are your old friends and find yourself rooting for them every step of the way”. Let’s meet in the R.T. Jones Memorial Library Georgia Room for a lively discussion! Call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 228) to add your name to the mailing list.

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  • MahJongg Meetup
    10:00 AM-1:00 PM
    06-26-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

  • Library Yarners
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    06-26-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

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

  • Tech Tuesday
    10:00 AM-6:00 PM
    06-26-2018

    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 June 12; call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 228) to sign up.

  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    06-26-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

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

  • Teacher Tuesday
    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    06-26-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Join your favorite teachers from Woodstock Elementary as they read fun interactive books. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    06-26-2018

    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
    06-26-2018

    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.

  • Kid Flick Tuesday: “Wonder”
    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    06-26-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Beat the summer heat and join us for Wonder (Rated PG)! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Knit & Crochet
    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    06-26-2018

    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.

  • Chess & Chat
    4:00 PM-5:00 PM
    06-26-2018

    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
    06-26-2018

    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!

  • Stout, Confederate Surgeon
    6:00 PM-7:30 PM
    06-26-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    We welcome back Brian Quinlan, author, historian, and battlefield war guide, as he speaks about Samuel H. Stout, Confederate Surgeon and Medical Director. During the Civil War, Stout was a surgeon to the Army of Tennessee and later in charge of sixty hospitals for the Confederate Army. After the war, he taught at the Atlanta Medical College (now Emory School of Medicine), and was a co-founder and the founding dean of the Baylor College of Medicine.

  • More events
    • MahJongg Meetup
      10:00 AM-1:00 PM
      06-26-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

    • Library Yarners
      10:00 AM-12:00 PM
      06-26-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

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

    • Tech Tuesday
      10:00 AM-6:00 PM
      06-26-2018
      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 June 12; call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 228) to sign up.

    • Family Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:00 AM
      06-26-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

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

    • Teacher Tuesday
      10:30 AM-11:00 AM
      06-26-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

      Join your favorite teachers from Woodstock Elementary as they read fun interactive books. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Family Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      06-26-2018
      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
      06-26-2018
      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.

    • Kid Flick Tuesday: “Wonder”
      1:00 PM-3:00 PM
      06-26-2018
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      Beat the summer heat and join us for Wonder (Rated PG)! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Knit & Crochet
      1:00 PM-3:00 PM
      06-26-2018
      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.

    • Chess & Chat
      4:00 PM-5:00 PM
      06-26-2018
      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
      06-26-2018
      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!

    • Stout, Confederate Surgeon
      6:00 PM-7:30 PM
      06-26-2018
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

      We welcome back Brian Quinlan, author, historian, and battlefield war guide, as he speaks about Samuel H. Stout, Confederate Surgeon and Medical Director. During the Civil War, Stout was a surgeon to the Army of Tennessee and later in charge of sixty hospitals for the Confederate Army. After the war, he taught at the Atlanta Medical College (now Emory School of Medicine), and was a co-founder and the founding dean of the Baylor College of Medicine.

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  • Instrument Petting Zoo
    10:00 AM-11:00 AM
    06-27-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Libraries rock – and so do instruments! Hootenanny’s Music will be hosting an instrument petting zoo, so come check out some cool instruments and see how they can make music! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Lap-Sit Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    06-27-2018

    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.

  • Music and Moves
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    06-27-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

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

  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    06-27-2018

    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
    06-27-2018

    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.

  • Crayons & Conversation
    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    06-27-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

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

  • Teen Summer Reading Club
    2:00 PM-3:00 PM
    06-27-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

  • Exotic Animals & Reptiles
    2:00 PM-3:00 PM
    06-27-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Learn all about exotic animals and reptiles when Party Animals Atlanta drops by to visit. Zoologist Jim Nark is bringing a variety of creatures to see and touch in this one of a kind experience! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Learning Computers
    2:30 PM-4:30 PM
    06-27-2018

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

  • Snakes Alive!
    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    06-27-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Strike up a friendship with a snake! Dr. Zach Felix of Reinhardt University is coming with a few reptiles! Arrive early for the best seats! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Family Storytime
    4:00 PM-4:45 PM
    06-27-2018

    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.

  • More events
    • Instrument Petting Zoo
      10:00 AM-11:00 AM
      06-27-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

      Libraries rock – and so do instruments! Hootenanny’s Music will be hosting an instrument petting zoo, so come check out some cool instruments and see how they can make music! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Lap-Sit Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:00 AM
      06-27-2018
      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.

    • Music and Moves
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      06-27-2018
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

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

    • Family Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      06-27-2018
      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
      06-27-2018
      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.

    • Crayons & Conversation
      1:00 PM-3:00 PM
      06-27-2018
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

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

    • Teen Summer Reading Club
      2:00 PM-3:00 PM
      06-27-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

    • Exotic Animals & Reptiles
      2:00 PM-3:00 PM
      06-27-2018
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      Learn all about exotic animals and reptiles when Party Animals Atlanta drops by to visit. Zoologist Jim Nark is bringing a variety of creatures to see and touch in this one of a kind experience! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Learning Computers
      2:30 PM-4:30 PM
      06-27-2018
      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 June 13; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

    • Snakes Alive!
      3:00 PM-4:00 PM
      06-27-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      Strike up a friendship with a snake! Dr. Zach Felix of Reinhardt University is coming with a few reptiles! Arrive early for the best seats! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Family Storytime
      4:00 PM-4:45 PM
      06-27-2018
      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.

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  • Sit & Stitch
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    06-28-2018

    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
    06-28-2018

    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.

  • Martial Arts Demonstration
    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    06-28-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Join us as Bowen’s Tiger Rock Martial Arts presents a demonstration of their classes. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • A Real Fire Engine!
    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    06-28-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Take a tour of a real fire engine and learn about fire safety first hand! Get ready for an experience that can’t be missed! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Family Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    06-28-2018

    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
    06-28-2018

    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.

  • OverDrive: eBooks & Audiobooks
    12:30 PM-3:30 PM
    06-28-2018

    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 June 14; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

  • Escape the Island
    2:30 PM-6:30 PM
    06-28-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    Have fun in our Escape-the-Room challenge! You’re on a tropical island, and you must find clues to escape before a volcano erupts! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and opens June 18; call 770-591-1491 to sign up.

  • Tennessee Aquarium: Insects Around Us!
    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    06-28-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Come face to face with some incredible creatures! We’ll explore the fascinating world of insects through insect specimens, live insects, and cool costumes! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Music Movie Thursdays: “Enchanted”
    3:00 PM-5:00 PM
    06-28-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

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

  • Family Storytime
    3:30 PM-4:30 PM
    06-28-2018

    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
    06-28-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

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

  • Seed Saving for the Future
    6:00 PM-7:30 PM
    06-28-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Learn the tradition, science, and methods of seed saving! Presented by Josh Fuder, Cherokee County UGA Extension Agent.

  • Musical Hauntings
    7:30 PM-8:30 PM
    06-28-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Rock this evening with our guests from Paranormal Georgia Investigations as they speak about hauntings involving musicians and musical locations. For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • More events
    • Sit & Stitch
      10:00 AM-12:00 PM
      06-28-2018
      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
      06-28-2018
      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.

    • Martial Arts Demonstration
      10:30 AM-11:00 AM
      06-28-2018
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188
      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

      Join us as Bowen’s Tiger Rock Martial Arts presents a demonstration of their classes. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • A Real Fire Engine!
      10:30 AM-11:00 AM
      06-28-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

      Take a tour of a real fire engine and learn about fire safety first hand! Get ready for an experience that can’t be missed! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Family Storytime
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      06-28-2018
      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
      06-28-2018
      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.

    • OverDrive: eBooks & Audiobooks
      12:30 PM-3:30 PM
      06-28-2018
      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 June 14; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

    • Escape the Island
      2:30 PM-6:30 PM
      06-28-2018
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189
      4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

      Have fun in our Escape-the-Room challenge! You’re on a tropical island, and you must find clues to escape before a volcano erupts! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and opens June 18; call 770-591-1491 to sign up.

    • Tennessee Aquarium: Insects Around Us!
      3:00 PM-4:00 PM
      06-28-2018
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

      Come face to face with some incredible creatures! We’ll explore the fascinating world of insects through insect specimens, live insects, and cool costumes! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Music Movie Thursdays: “Enchanted”
      3:00 PM-5:00 PM
      06-28-2018
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114
      116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

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

    • Family Storytime
      3:30 PM-4:30 PM
      06-28-2018
      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
      06-28-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

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

    • Seed Saving for the Future
      6:00 PM-7:30 PM
      06-28-2018
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

      Learn the tradition, science, and methods of seed saving! Presented by Josh Fuder, Cherokee County UGA Extension Agent.

    • Musical Hauntings
      7:30 PM-8:30 PM
      06-28-2018
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

      Rock this evening with our guests from Paranormal Georgia Investigations as they speak about hauntings involving musicians and musical locations. For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

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  • Morning Creatives: Fresco Painting
    9:30 AM-11:30 AM
    06-29-2018

    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 Fresco Painting, a method of painting water-based pigments on freshly applied plaster. We’ll prepare our dry pigments with water to then set with the plaster so that the stone does not appear painted, but the pigment and the stone are one. All materials are provided, or you may bring your own. For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Drop-In Genealogy
    10:00 AM-3:00 PM
    06-29-2018

    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!

  • Escape the Island
    10:30 AM-12:30 PM
    06-29-2018

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    Have fun in our Escape-the-Room challenge! You’re on a tropical island, and you must find clues to escape before a volcano erupts! For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and opens June 18; call 770-591-1491 to sign up.

  • Barnyard Friends Petting Zoo
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    06-29-2018

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Join us for a morning of fun and hands-on discovery as we learn about (and pet!) farm animals! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • MahJongg Meetup
    1:00 PM-4:00 PM
    06-29-2018

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

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  • Sing First!
    10:00 AM-1:00 PM
    06-30-2018

    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 10:00 AM. Session two (for ages 19-35 months) begins at 10:50 AM. Session three (for ages 3-7 years) begins at 11:30 AM. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

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

    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.

  • Hometown Heroes
    10:30 AM-12:00 PM
    06-30-2018

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Join us for a special storytime with a guest visit from firemen in a real-live fire engine! Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

  • The Kid & I: Musical Painting
    11:00 AM-12:30 PM
    06-30-2018

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Children and their adult(s) will be inspired to paint their own masterpieces while listening to different genres of music! This program encourages children to creatively express themselves through the medium of paint! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Musical Matinee Saturday: “Beauty and the Beast”
    2:00 PM-4:00 PM
    06-30-2018

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Join us for a rockin’ summer with a mid-afternoon showing of the live-action Beauty and the Beast (Rated PG)! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Pickens Rocks!
    2:30 PM-3:30 PM
    06-30-2018

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Join Pickens County Georgia Rocks to paint rocks for the “Kindness Rocks” movement! Materials are provided. For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Books into Movies: “Jurassic Park”
    4:00 PM-6:00 PM
    06-30-2018

    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 movie Jurassic Park (Rated PG-13), based on the book written by Michael Crichton. Refreshments are provided while supplies last. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • More events
    • Sing First!
      10:00 AM-1:00 PM
      06-30-2018
      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 10:00 AM. Session two (for ages 19-35 months) begins at 10:50 AM. Session three (for ages 3-7 years) begins at 11:30 AM. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

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

    • Hometown Heroes
      10:30 AM-12:00 PM
      06-30-2018
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107
      435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

      Join us for a special storytime with a guest visit from firemen in a real-live fire engine! Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

    • The Kid & I: Musical Painting
      11:00 AM-12:30 PM
      06-30-2018
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540
      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

      Children and their adult(s) will be inspired to paint their own masterpieces while listening to different genres of music! This program encourages children to creatively express themselves through the medium of paint! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Musical Matinee Saturday: “Beauty and the Beast”
      2:00 PM-4:00 PM
      06-30-2018
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115
      2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

      Join us for a rockin’ summer with a mid-afternoon showing of the live-action Beauty and the Beast (Rated PG)! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Pickens Rocks!
      2:30 PM-3:30 PM
      06-30-2018
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143
      100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

      Join Pickens County Georgia Rocks to paint rocks for the “Kindness Rocks” movement! Materials are provided. For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

    • Books into Movies: “Jurassic Park”
      4:00 PM-6:00 PM
      06-30-2018
      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 movie Jurassic Park (Rated PG-13), based on the book written by Michael Crichton. Refreshments are provided while supplies last. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

 

SEQUOYAH REGIONAL LIBRARY SYSTEM

116 Brown Industrial Parkway

Canton, GA 30114
Phone: 770.479.3090
FAX
: 770-479-3069

 
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