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January 06 - January 12
  • 06
    Sunday, January 06
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  • 07
    Monday, January 07

    Beginner’s Yoga

    10:00 AM-11:00 AM
    01-07-2019
    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.

    Coloring Group

    10:00 AM-1:00 PM
    01-07-2019
    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.

    Hand Knee and Foot Card Game

    10:30 AM-2:00 PM
    01-07-2019
    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.

    Reading Dogs

    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    01-07-2019
    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.

    Teen Night: Dungeons & Dragons

    5:30 PM-7:30 PM
    01-07-2019
    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.

    Beginner’s American Sign Language

    6:00 PM-7:00 PM
    01-07-2019
    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.

    Teens Try Not to Laugh Challenge

    6:00 PM-7:30 PM
    01-07-2019
    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!

  • 08
    Tuesday, January 08

    Nutrition Knowhow

    9:30 AM-11:30 AM
    01-08-2019
    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.

    Library Yarners

    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    01-08-2019
    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!

    MahJongg Meetup

    10:00 AM-1:00 PM
    01-08-2019
    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.

    Family Storytime

    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    01-08-2019
    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.

    Family Storytime

    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    01-08-2019
    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.

    Lap-Sit Storytime

    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    01-08-2019
    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.

    Knit & Crochet

    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    01-08-2019
    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.

    Budgeting Basics

    1:30 PM-4:00 PM
    01-08-2019
    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.

    Family Storytime

    3:30 PM-4:00 PM
    01-08-2019
    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.

    LEGO Club

    4:00 PM-5:00 PM
    01-08-2019
    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 Public Library Board Meeting

    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    01-08-2019
    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.

    Library Yarners

    5:00 PM-7:00 PM
    01-08-2019
    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 Needle Crafters

    6:00 PM-7:30 PM
    01-08-2019
    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.

  • 09
    Wednesday, January 09

    Hickory Flat Book Club

    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    01-09-2019
    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!

    Lap-Sit Storytime

    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    01-09-2019
    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.

    Family Storytime

    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    01-09-2019
    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.

    Family Storytime

    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    01-09-2019
    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.

    Lap-Sit Storytime

    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    01-09-2019
    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.

    Lap-Sit Storytime

    11:30 AM-12:00 PM
    01-09-2019
    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.

    MahJongg Meetup

    12:30 PM-4:00 PM
    01-09-2019
    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.

    Crayons & Conversation

    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    01-09-2019
    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!

    Family Storytime

    4:00 PM-4:45 PM
    01-09-2019
    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.

    Reading Dogs

    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    01-09-2019
    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.

    Patron Art Gallery

    5:00 PM-7:00 PM
    01-09-2019
    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.

  • 10
    Thursday, January 10

    Sit & Stitch

    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    01-10-2019
    Woodstock Public Library
    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-11:15 AM
    01-10-2019
    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.

    Family Storytime

    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    01-10-2019
    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.

    Family Storytime

    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    01-10-2019
    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.

    Family Storytime

    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    01-10-2019
    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.

    History of the Copper Hill Basin

    2:00 PM-3:30 PM
    01-10-2019
    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.

    Family Storytime

    3:30 PM-4:00 PM
    01-10-2019
    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.

    Cherokee County Public Library Board Meeting

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

    Family Storytime

    4:30 PM-5:15 PM
    01-10-2019
    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.

    Curious Kids Science Club

    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    01-10-2019
    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.

    Library Cinema: “Venom”

    5:45 PM-8:00 PM
    01-10-2019
    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.

    Dungeons & Dragons

    6:00 PM-8:30 PM
    01-10-2019
    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.

    Teen Advisory Board Meeting

    6:00 PM-7:30 PM
    01-10-2019
    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.

  • 11
    Friday, January 11

    Friends Crocheting

    10:30 AM-12:30 PM
    01-11-2019
    Hickory Flat Public Library
    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

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

    Friday Flick: “Finding Nemo”

    10:30 AM-12:00 PM
    01-11-2019
    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.

    MahJongg Meetup

    1:00 PM-4:00 PM
    01-11-2019
    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.

    Learn to Play MahJongg

    2:00 PM-4:00 PM
    01-11-2019
    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.

    Friday Flick: “Finding Nemo”

    4:00 PM-6:00 PM
    01-11-2019
    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.

  • 12
    Saturday, January 12

    Family Storytime

    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    01-12-2019
    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.

    Inklings Writers Critique Group

    11:00 AM-1:00 PM
    01-12-2019
    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!

    Friends of Cherokee County Libraries Annual Meeting

    1:00 PM-4:00 PM
    01-12-2019
    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.

    LEGO Lab

    2:00 PM-3:00 PM
    01-12-2019
    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.

    LEGO Club

    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    01-12-2019
    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.

 

SEQUOYAH REGIONAL LIBRARY SYSTEM

116 Brown Industrial Parkway

Canton, GA 30114
Phone: 770.479.3090
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