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Tue Jan 0 1

Library Closed

All Sequoyah Regional Library System branches are closed on Tuesday, January 1 in observance of New Year’s Day.

Wed Jan 0 2

Résumé Help

R.T. Jones Memorial Library
116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

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

Wed Jan 0 2

Tech Help

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

Pickens County Library
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 Memory Keeper’s Daughter by Kim Edwards, 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, January 28 at 3:00 PM. Call 706-692-5411 to request a copy.

Wed Jan 0 2

Tech Time

Pickens County Library
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 December 19; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

Wed Jan 0 2

MahJongg Meetup

Hickory Flat Public Library
2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

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

Rose Creek Public Library
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!

Wed Jan 0 2

Tech Time

Pickens County Library
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 December 19; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

Wed Jan 0 2

Kids Spa Day

Rose Creek Public Library
4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

Keep calm and take a spa day to celebrate the New Year. Make your very own facial mask, lip gloss, and body scrub. For ages 8 and older; children must be accompanied by a participating adult. Registration is required and opens December 5; call 770-591-1491 to sign up.

Thu Jan 0 3

Sit & Stitch

Woodstock Public Library
7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

Thu Jan 0 3

Family Storytime

Ball Ground Public Library
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.

R.T. Jones Memorial Library
116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

Experience the Han Solo backstory you always wanted with Solo: A Star Wars Story (Rated PG-13). Refreshments are provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Ball Ground Public Library
435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

Join our amazing campaign as we discover the many realms of the Dungeons & Dragons world! No experience required. Longtime player Stephen Lawrence will lead and teach. Materials are provided.

Thu Jan 0 3

Card Crafting

Pickens County Library
100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

Learn how to make cards! Diane Squires, local card crafter, is teaching. For ages 18 and older. Registration is required and opens December 20; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

Fri Jan 0 4

Friends Crocheting

Hickory Flat Public Library
2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

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

Ball Ground Public Library
435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

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

Woodstock Public Library
7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

The Cherokee County Water Authority proudly presents “Our Water Story”! Join the fun as Walter the Otter tries to teach his friend Beaver to ride his water cycle. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Fri Jan 0 4

MahJongg Meetup

Woodstock Public Library
7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

Hickory Flat Public Library
2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

Mary Beth Watkins will be offering instructions on how to play American MahJongg, based on the ancient Chinese tile game.

Ball Ground Public Library
435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

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

Sat Jan 0 5

Reading Paws

Ball Ground Public Library
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.

R.T. Jones Memorial Library
116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

Are you prepared to be an executor? Have you prepared your executor? Learn the benefits of planning ahead and preparing executors to handle their duties with confidence and ease. Refreshments are provided.

Sat Jan 0 5

LEGO Club

Hickory Flat Public Library
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.

R.T. Jones Memorial Library
116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

Enjoy this computer-animated adventure film (Rated PG) about the real-life Sergeant Stubby, a stray Staffordshire Bull Terrier who becomes a hero during World War I. Refreshments are provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Mon Jan 0 7

Beginner’s Yoga

Hickory Flat Public Library
2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

See what yoga is all about in this introductory course led by Jigna Patel. Registration is required and opens December 22; call 770-345-7565 to sign up.

Mon Jan 0 7

Coloring Group

Woodstock Public Library
7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

Ball Ground Public Library
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.

Mon Jan 0 7

Reading Dogs

R.T. Jones Memorial Library
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.

Gilmer County Library
268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

Adventurers wanted! Whether you’ve been playing for years or would love to learn, join us for the popular tabletop role-playing game: Dungeons & Dragons! Come as early as 5:00 PM to create your character, or feel free to play as one of our pre-made characters. All materials are provided, or you may bring your own. For ages 12 and older.

Hickory Flat Public Library
2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

Teens grades 6-12 are invited to join the Cherokee County Teen Advisory Board in a “Try Not to Laugh” Challenge. Try to watch funny videos without laughing for the chance to win some really cool prizes!

R.T. Jones Memorial Library
116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

Learn how to talk with your hands using American Sign Language! Refreshments are provided. For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Tue Jan 0 8

Nutrition Knowhow

Gilmer County Library
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. Registration is required and opens December 22; call 706-635-4526 to sign up.

Tue Jan 0 8

MahJongg Meetup

Woodstock Public Library
7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

Tue Jan 0 8

Library Yarners

Pickens County Library
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!

Tue Jan 0 8

Lap-Sit Storytime

Hickory Flat Public Library
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.

Tue Jan 0 8

Family Storytime

Rose Creek Public Library
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.

Tue Jan 0 8

Family Storytime

R.T. Jones Memorial Library
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.

Tue Jan 0 8

Knit & Crochet

Rose Creek Public Library
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.

Tue Jan 0 8

Budgeting Basics

Gilmer County Library
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. Registration is required and opens December 22; call 706-635-4526 to sign up.

Tue Jan 0 8

Family Storytime

R.T. Jones Memorial Library
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.

Tue Jan 0 8

LEGO Club

Pickens County Library
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.

Pickens County Library
100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

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

Tue Jan 0 8

Library Yarners

Pickens County Library
100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

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

Ball Ground Public Library
435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

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

Hickory Flat Public Library
2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

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

Wed Jan 0 9

Lap-Sit Storytime

R.T. Jones Memorial Library
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.

Wed Jan 0 9

Family Storytime

Woodstock Public Library
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.

Wed Jan 0 9

Family Storytime

Gilmer County Library
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.

Wed Jan 0 9

Lap-Sit Storytime

Rose Creek Public Library
4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

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

Wed Jan 0 9

Lap-Sit Storytime

R.T. Jones Memorial Library
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.

Wed Jan 0 9

MahJongg Meetup

Hickory Flat Public Library
2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

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

Rose Creek Public Library
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!

Wed Jan 0 9

Family Storytime

Gilmer County Library
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.

Wed Jan 0 9

Reading Dogs

Rose Creek Public Library
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.

Wed Jan 0 9

Patron Art Gallery

R.T. Jones Memorial Library
116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

Join us as we celebrate our talented patron artists by displaying their art! Refreshments are provided. For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 228) to register a piece of art for display.

Thu Jan 1 0

Sit & Stitch

Woodstock Public Library
7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

Thu Jan 1 0

Family Storytime

Ball Ground Public Library
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.

Thu Jan 1 0

Family Storytime

Hickory Flat Public Library
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.

Thu Jan 1 0

Family Storytime

Woodstock Public Library
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.

Thu Jan 1 0

Lap-Sit Storytime

Pickens County Library
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.

Gilmer County Library
268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

Join the Gilmer County Genealogy Society as we welcome Ken Ross, Curator for the Ducktown Basin Museum. In the mid-1800s the Copper Basin, located within modern-day McCaysville and Ducktown, became the Southeast’s largest metal mining operation and would become the largest man-made biological desert in the nation to date. Join us as we relive the economic fervor, the disasters, and the optimistic clean-ups. Refreshments are provided at 1:30 PM.

Thu Jan 1 0

Family Storytime

Woodstock Public Library
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.

R.T. Jones Memorial Library
116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

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

Rose Creek Public Library
4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

Help your kids discover the wonders of science! Listen to stories and conduct simple experiments. For grades K-5; children 8 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and opens December 13; call 770-591-1491 to sign up.

Thu Jan 1 0

Family Storytime

Pickens County Library
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.

Ball Ground Public Library
435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

View the wild action that erupts when a reporter and an extraterrestrial entity bond to form a fearsome anti-hero in Venom (Rated PG-13). Refreshments are provided while supplies last. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Woodstock Public Library
7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

It’s your library! The Teen Advisory Board (TAB) is a way to make your voice heard by planning and implementing library events. Earn volunteer hours, help us select new materials for the library, and more. All teens are welcome to attend this meeting! If you’re interested in becoming a member of the Teen Advisory Board, pick up an application at the library.

Thu Jan 1 0

Dungeons & Dragons

Pickens County Library
100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

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

Ball Ground Public Library
435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

Enjoy the animated movie Finding Nemo (Rated G)! Refreshments are provided while supplies last. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Fri Jan 1 1

Friends Crocheting

Hickory Flat Public Library
2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

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

Fri Jan 1 1

MahJongg Meetup

Woodstock Public Library
7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

Hickory Flat Public Library
2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

Mary Beth Watkins will be offering instructions on how to play American MahJongg, based on the ancient Chinese tile game.

Ball Ground Public Library
435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

Enjoy the animated movie Finding Nemo (Rated G)! Refreshments are provided while supplies last. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Sat Jan 1 2

Family Storytime

R.T. Jones Memorial Library
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.

Woodstock Public Library
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!

R.T. Jones Memorial Library
116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

The Friends of Cherokee County Public Libraries, Inc. annual meeting is open to the public. Join us as we welcome guest speaker Lee St. John, humorist and author of the “She’s A Keeper!” series. This meeting features the presentation of the Susan White Award, as well as other announcements.

Sat Jan 1 2

LEGO Lab

Gilmer County Library
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. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Sat Jan 1 2

LEGO Club

Rose Creek Public Library
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.

R.T. Jones Memorial Library
116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

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

Mon Jan 1 4

Beginner’s Yoga

Hickory Flat Public Library
2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

See what yoga is all about in this introductory course led by Jigna Patel. Registration is required and opens December 31; call 770-345-7565 to sign up.

Mon Jan 1 4

Coloring Group

Woodstock Public Library
7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

Mon Jan 1 4

Bridge Club

Ball Ground Public Library
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.

Ball Ground Public Library
435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

Join the group for challenging fun playing different board games! A chess set is available for attendees. For ages 18 and older.

Mon Jan 1 4

BINGO for Books

Pickens County Library
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.

Pickens County Library
100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

It’s your library! The Teen Advisory Board (TAB) is a way to make your voice heard by planning and implementing library events. Earn volunteer hours, help us select new materials for the library, and more. All teens are welcome to attend this meeting! If you’re interested in becoming a member of the Teen Advisory Board, pick up an application at the library.

Mon Jan 1 4

Teen Gift Wrap Art

R.T. Jones Memorial Library
116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

Teens grades 6-12 are invited to create art out of old holiday gift wrap!

R.T. Jones Memorial Library
116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

This month, our book club for unconventional readers will be reading Track of the Cat by Nevada Barr. This novel introduces Anna Pigeon as a woman looking for peace in the wilderness… and finding murder instead. 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.

Gilmer County Library
268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

It’s your library! The Teen Advisory Board (TAB) is a way to make your voice heard by planning and implementing library events. Earn volunteer hours, help us select new materials for the library, and more. All teens are welcome to attend this meeting! If you’re interested in becoming a member of the Teen Advisory Board, pick up an application at the library.

Hickory Flat Public Library
2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

Learn all-natural tips for staying healthy all through winter.

Tue Jan 1 5

MahJongg Meetup

Woodstock Public Library
7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

Tue Jan 1 5

Library Yarners

Pickens County Library
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!

Tue Jan 1 5

Lap-Sit Storytime

Hickory Flat Public Library
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.

Tue Jan 1 5

Family Storytime

Rose Creek Public Library
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.

Tue Jan 1 5

Family Storytime

R.T. Jones Memorial Library
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.

Woodstock Public Library
7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

Enjoy coffee, conversation, and a book discussion with new friends. This month’s title is Still Life by Louise Penny. All ages are welcome; new members are encouraged.

Tue Jan 1 5

Knit & Crochet

Rose Creek Public Library
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.

Tue Jan 1 5

Family Storytime

R.T. Jones Memorial Library
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.

R.T. Jones Memorial Library
116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

Always wanted to learn how to sew, but didn’t know where to start? Learn from some of our sewing librarians! We’ll be covering how to properly sew on a button, a basic hand-sewing stitch, and beginning hemming techniques. For ages 13 and older.

Tue Jan 1 5

Reading Dogs

Hickory Flat Public Library
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.

Tue Jan 1 5

Manga Club

Hickory Flat Public Library
2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

Teens are encouraged to read and discuss different manga series and related topics. This month, we’re reading and discussing My Hero Academia, drawing characters, and competing in manga/anime-inspired group games.

Tue Jan 1 5

Library Yarners

Pickens County Library
100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

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

Ball Ground Public Library
435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

Commemorate this year’s anniversary of the “Miracle on the Hudson” by viewing Sully (Rated PG-13). Refreshments are provided while supplies last. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Woodstock Public Library
7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

Join teachers and volunteers from Woodstock Elementary School upstairs in the Youth Department as they help children struggling with homework, projects, and school assignments. Parents of the children being tutored can engage with volunteers on the main floor for ESL tutoring.

Wed Jan 1 6

Music and Moves

Hickory Flat Public Library
2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

Get moving and grooving with our friends from Go Noodle! It’ll be a dance party to remember! Experience parachute play, music, gross motor skills, and storytelling in one action-packed hour! Children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Wed Jan 1 6

Lap-Sit Storytime

R.T. Jones Memorial Library
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.

Wed Jan 1 6

Family Storytime

Woodstock Public Library
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.

Wed Jan 1 6

Family Storytime

Gilmer County Library
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.

Wed Jan 1 6

Lap-Sit Storytime

Rose Creek Public Library
4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

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

Wed Jan 1 6

Lap-Sit Storytime

R.T. Jones Memorial Library
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.

Wed Jan 1 6

MahJongg Meetup

Hickory Flat Public Library
2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

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

Rose Creek Public Library
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!

Wed Jan 1 6

Family Storytime

Gilmer County Library
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.

Wed Jan 1 6

Reading Dogs

Rose Creek Public Library
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.

Pickens County Library
100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

Are you ready to go on a mission with Annie and Jack from The Magic Tree House? Come discuss the first volume in the Merlin Missions story arc, Christmas in Camelot, and then participate in fun STEAM-inspired activities. For ages 7-12, children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and opens January 2; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

Thu Jan 1 7

Sit & Stitch

Woodstock Public Library
7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

Thu Jan 1 7

Family Storytime

Ball Ground Public Library
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.

Thu Jan 1 7

Family Storytime

Hickory Flat Public Library
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.

Thu Jan 1 7

Family Storytime

Woodstock Public Library
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.

Thu Jan 1 7

Lap-Sit Storytime

Pickens County Library
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.

Gilmer County Library
268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

Your tech questions, answered! Did you get new tech for Christmas? Have a question about how to use something technical, like checking your e-mail from your phone? Drop in for a help session to answer your questions. Please bring your device with you and know your passwords before attending. Walk-ins are welcome on a first-come, first-served basis. Registration is suggested and opens January 3; call 706-635-4528 to sign up.

Thu Jan 1 7

Family Storytime

Woodstock Public Library
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.

Gilmer County Library
268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

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

Thu Jan 1 7

Family Storytime

Pickens County Library
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.

Gilmer County Library
268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

Your tech questions, answered! Did you get new tech for Christmas? Have a question about how to use something technical, like checking your e-mail from your phone? Drop in for a help session to answer your questions. Please bring your device with you and know your passwords before attending. Walk-ins are welcome on a first-come, first-served basis. Registration is suggested and opens January 3; call 706-635-4528 to sign up.

Pickens County Library
100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

Celebrate the February release of Joanne Fluke’s newest book, Chocolate Cream Pie Murder, with a potluck and other fun! Prepare and bring your best Joanne Fluke recipe and your appetite for murder! For ages 18 and older. Registration is suggested and opens January 3; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

Gilmer County Library
268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

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

Ball Ground Public Library
435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

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

Fri Jan 1 8

Friends Crocheting

Hickory Flat Public Library
2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

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

Fri Jan 1 8

Homeschool Hangout

Pickens County Library
100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

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

Fri Jan 1 8

MahJongg Meetup

Woodstock Public Library
7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

Hickory Flat Public Library
2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

Mary Beth Watkins will be offering instructions on how to play American MahJongg, based on the ancient Chinese tile game.

Ball Ground Public Library
435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

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

Sat Jan 1 9

Family Storytime

R.T. Jones Memorial Library
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.

R.T. Jones Memorial Library
116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

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

Sat Jan 1 9

No-Sew Throw

Hickory Flat Public Library
2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

Lynne Mock is teaching us how to make a no-sew braid throw. Bring your own blizzard, polar, or anti-pill fleece material (1.5 yard) for each side, and we’ll show you the rest. Registration is required and opens January 5; call 770-345-7565 to sign up and receive a list of required materials.

Gilmer County Library
268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

Join the Gilmer County Historical Society & Museum and welcome Geologist Bill Witherspoon as he discusses the unique conditions that allowed gold to form in Georgia, starting with volcanic activity and ending with nugget deposits in streams. Georgia’s recent seismic activity will also be discussed. Copies of Dr. Witherspoon’s book, Roadside Geology of Georgia, will be available for sale and signing.

Sat Jan 1 9

LEGO Club

Ball Ground Public Library
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.

Sat Jan 1 9

CoderDojo

Ball Ground Public Library
435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

Explore CoderDojo, where you’ll learn to code, build a website, create an app or a game, and explore technology in an informal, creative, and social environment! Feel free to bring a laptop of your own. Parents are encouraged to participate. For ages 7-17; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Sun Jan 2 0

LEGO Club

Woodstock Public Library
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.

Sun Jan 2 0

Project Pinterest

Woodstock Public Library
7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

Join us as we explore Pinterest-inspired creative projects!

Mon Jan 2 1

Library Closed

All Sequoyah Regional Library System branches are closed on Monday, January 21 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Tue Jan 2 2

MahJongg Meetup

Woodstock Public Library
7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

Tue Jan 2 2

Library Yarners

Pickens County Library
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!

Tue Jan 2 2

Lap-Sit Storytime

Hickory Flat Public Library
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.

Tue Jan 2 2

Family Storytime

Rose Creek Public Library
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.

Tue Jan 2 2

Family Storytime

R.T. Jones Memorial Library
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.

Tue Jan 2 2

Knit & Crochet

Rose Creek Public Library
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.

Tue Jan 2 2

Family Storytime

R.T. Jones Memorial Library
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.

R.T. Jones Memorial Library
116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

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

Tue Jan 2 2

Library Yarners

Pickens County Library
100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

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

Ball Ground Public Library
435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

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

Woodstock Public Library
7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

Teens grades 6-12 are invited to build pillow fluff snowmen!

Woodstock Public Library
7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

Join teachers and volunteers from Woodstock Elementary School upstairs in the Youth Department as they help children struggling with homework, projects, and school assignments. Parents of the children being tutored can engage with volunteers on the main floor for ESL tutoring.

Ball Ground Public Library
435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

Join our book club members as they discuss their impressions of The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah.

Wed Jan 2 3

Lap-Sit Storytime

R.T. Jones Memorial Library
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.

Wed Jan 2 3

Family Storytime

Woodstock Public Library
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.

Wed Jan 2 3

Family Storytime

Gilmer County Library
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.

Wed Jan 2 3

Lap-Sit Storytime

Rose Creek Public Library
4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

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

Wed Jan 2 3

Lap-Sit Storytime

R.T. Jones Memorial Library
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.

Wed Jan 2 3

MahJongg Meetup

Hickory Flat Public Library
2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

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

Rose Creek Public Library
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!

Wed Jan 2 3

Pals and Pages

Rose Creek Public Library
4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

Seniors love stories, too! Sign up for a 15-minute slot to read or chat with a senior. Pals must be 6 or older to participate. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Wed Jan 2 3

Family Storytime

Gilmer County Library
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.

Thu Jan 2 4

Sit & Stitch

Woodstock Public Library
7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

Thu Jan 2 4

Family Storytime

Ball Ground Public Library
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.

Thu Jan 2 4

Family Storytime

Hickory Flat Public Library
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.

Thu Jan 2 4

Family Storytime

Woodstock Public Library
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.

Thu Jan 2 4

Lap-Sit Storytime

Pickens County Library
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.

Pickens County Library
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 January 10; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

R.T. Jones Memorial Library
116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

Don’t miss the R.T. Jones Memorial Library book sale! This preview sale is open to members of the Friends of Cherokee County Libraries – become a member at the door!

Thu Jan 2 4

Family Storytime

Woodstock Public Library
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.

R.T. Jones Memorial Library
116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

Drop-in anytime and learn how to check out eBooks and Audiobooks on your device from the library using the Libby app by Overdrive. Before attending, please make sure that your library card is up to date and that you have a library PIN. For all ages; children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Thu Jan 2 4

Family Storytime

Pickens County Library
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.

Gilmer County Library
268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

Learn how to live well with diabetes: what is it, what causes it, and how to better control it with simple dietary choices. Presented by Jessie Moore, UGA Family and Consumer Services Agent. Diabetes-friendly refreshments are provided.

Thu Jan 2 4

Dungeons & Dragons

Pickens County Library
100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

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

Gilmer County Library
268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

Join us for creativity, coffee, and conversation! This month, build your creative toolkit with string art. Grab your wood, hammer, pattern, and nails to create attractive and cool arrangements of colored thread strung between points. Bring your own hammer; all other materials are provided. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is suggested and opens January 11; call 706-635-4528 to sign up.

R.T. Jones Memorial Library
116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

Don’t miss the R.T. Jones Memorial Library book sale!

Ball Ground Public Library
435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

Enjoy the animated movie Despicable Me 2 (Rated PG)! Refreshments are provided while supplies last. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Fri Jan 2 5

Friends Crocheting

Hickory Flat Public Library
2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

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

Rose Creek Public Library
4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

Tired of paying for eBooks? Love to read, but can’t always make it to the library? Bring your lunch, relax, and find out all about the library’s FREE eBook resources.

Fri Jan 2 5

MahJongg Meetup

Woodstock Public Library
7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

Hickory Flat Public Library
2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

Mary Beth Watkins will be offering instructions on how to play American MahJongg, based on the ancient Chinese tile game.

Ball Ground Public Library
435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

Enjoy the animated movie Despicable Me 2 (Rated PG)! Refreshments are provided while supplies last. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

R.T. Jones Memorial Library
116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

Don’t miss the R.T. Jones Memorial Library book sale!

Sat Jan 2 6

Family Storytime

R.T. Jones Memorial Library
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.

Woodstock Public Library
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!

Gilmer County Library
268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

Go beyond the book and connect with our innovative early literacy resources! Explore hands-on activity stations, make-&-take games, an interactive STEAM area, Bee Bots, and much more! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Mon Jan 2 8

Beginner’s Yoga

Hickory Flat Public Library
2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

See what yoga is all about in this introductory course led by Jigna Patel. Registration is required and opens January 14; call 770-345-7565 to sign up.

Mon Jan 2 8

Coloring Group

Woodstock Public Library
7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

Mon Jan 2 8

Bridge Club

Ball Ground Public Library
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.

Woodstock Public Library
7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

Have fun creating busy bags during this toddler STEAM program. Busy bags are engaging activity kits that entertain and teach your child new skills, such as color-sorting and hand-eye coordination. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

Ball Ground Public Library
435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

Join the group for challenging fun playing different board games! A chess set is available for attendees. For ages 18 and older.

Mon Jan 2 8

Book Club Meet

Pickens County Library
100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

Join us to discuss this month’s book, The Memory Keeper’s Daughter by Kim Edwards, and eat book-themed snacks! Call 706-692-5411 to request a copy.

Pickens County Library
100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

All teens are invited to play the popular tabletop game Settlers of Catan! Have fun building your own settlement and working with others along the way. Light refreshments are provided. For ages 13 and older.

Hickory Flat Public Library
2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

Grab a spoon and dig in as we celebrate this weather! Build your own ice cream sundae in this very special evening storytime filled with books, songs, and crafts. Registration is required and opens January 14; call 770-345-7565 to sign up.

Gilmer County Library
268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

Celebrate Chinese New Year 2019: the year of the pig! Teens grades 6-12 are invited to explore cultural traditions, brush paint your name using Chinese characters, and sample Chinese cuisine!

Tue Jan 2 9

MahJongg Meetup

Woodstock Public Library
7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

Tue Jan 2 9

Library Yarners

Pickens County Library
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!

Tue Jan 2 9

Lap-Sit Storytime

Hickory Flat Public Library
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.

Tue Jan 2 9

Family Storytime

Rose Creek Public Library
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.

Tue Jan 2 9

Family Storytime

R.T. Jones Memorial Library
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.

Tue Jan 2 9

Knit & Crochet

Rose Creek Public Library
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.

Tue Jan 2 9

Family Storytime

R.T. Jones Memorial Library
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.

Tue Jan 2 9

Chess & Chat

Pickens County Library
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.

Tue Jan 2 9

Library Yarners

Pickens County Library
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!

Woodstock Public Library
7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

Join teachers and volunteers from Woodstock Elementary School upstairs in the Youth Department as they help children struggling with homework, projects, and school assignments. Parents of the children being tutored can engage with volunteers on the main floor for ESL tutoring.

Wed Jan 3 0

Lap-Sit Storytime

R.T. Jones Memorial Library
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.

Wed Jan 3 0

Family Storytime

Woodstock Public Library
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.

Wed Jan 3 0

Family Storytime

Gilmer County Library
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.

Wed Jan 3 0

Lap-Sit Storytime

Rose Creek Public Library
4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

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

Wed Jan 3 0

Lap-Sit Storytime

R.T. Jones Memorial Library
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.

Wed Jan 3 0

MahJongg Meetup

Hickory Flat Public Library
2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

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

Rose Creek Public Library
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!

Wed Jan 3 0

Learning Computers

Pickens County Library
100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

Are you ready to learn about computer basics? 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 January 16; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

Wed Jan 3 0

Family Storytime

Gilmer County Library
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.

Wed Jan 3 0

Reading Dogs

Rose Creek Public Library
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.

R.T. Jones Memorial Library
116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

Join our Biography & Memoir Book Club, where we explore impactful narratives, the lives of famous historical figures/celebrities, and much more on the pages of books. This month, we’re discussing Night by Elie Wiesel in honor of Holocaust Remembrance Day.

Thu Jan 3 1

Sit & Stitch

Woodstock Public Library
7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

Thu Jan 3 1

Family Storytime

Ball Ground Public Library
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.

Thu Jan 3 1

Family Storytime

Hickory Flat Public Library
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.

Thu Jan 3 1

Family Storytime

Woodstock Public Library
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.

Thu Jan 3 1

Lap-Sit Storytime

Pickens County Library
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.

R.T. Jones Memorial Library
116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

Enjoy the recent blockbuster hit Crazy Rich Asians (Rated PG-13), based on the book by Kevin Kwan. Refreshments are provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Thu Jan 3 1

Family Storytime

Woodstock Public Library
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.

Thu Jan 3 1

Family Storytime

Pickens County Library
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.

Gilmer County Library
268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

Seen a game you like on Wil Wheaton’s TableTop? Come play it at the library! Meet like-minded gameophiles and play games including King of Tokyo, Munchkins, Lanterns, and Ticket to Ride. Refreshments are provided. For ages 12 and older.

Thu Jan 3 1

LEGO Robotics Club

Rose Creek Public Library
4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

Teens grades 6-12 are invited to join in on some LEGO fun! We’re taking apart, re-building, and programming our LEGO Mindstorm robots.

 

SEQUOYAH REGIONAL LIBRARY SYSTEM

116 Brown Industrial Parkway

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

 
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