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

    Coloring Group

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

    Beginner’s Yoga

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

    Chair Yoga

    11:00 AM-12:00 PM
    10-07-2019
    Hickory Flat Public Library
    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Jigna Patel leads an accessibility-minded yoga course for attendees with physical limitations.

    BINGO for Books

    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    10-07-2019
    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 must be accompanied by an adult.

    Teen Advisory Board Meeting

    5:00 PM-6:00 PM
    10-07-2019
    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.

    Teen Night: Dungeons & Dragons

    5:30 PM-7:30 PM
    10-07-2019
    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.

  • 08
    Tuesday, October 08

    Library Yarners

    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    10-08-2019
    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
    10-08-2019
    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
    10-08-2019
    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 an adult.

    Family Storytime

    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    10-08-2019
    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 an adult.

    Lap-Sit Storytime

    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    10-08-2019
    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 an adult.

    Sensory Play Day

    11:00 AM-12:00 PM
    10-08-2019
    Ball Ground Public Library
    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Celebrate fall with sensory play! Little ones can play and explore at their own pace. Water bead bins, scent stations, and other engaging types of play provide tons of fun while supporting motor skills, cognitive growth, and more. Be prepared, some stations are “messy” (slime, water beads, etc.). For ages 5 and under; children must be accompanied by an adult.

    Knit & Crochet

    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    10-08-2019
    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.

    Jane Austen Book Club

    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    10-08-2019
    Pickens County Library
    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Discuss Jane Austen’s novels and enjoy afternoon refreshments. You don’t have to be an Austen-ite to attend!

    Pickens County Public Library Board Meeting

    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    10-08-2019
    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
    10-08-2019
    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!

    Homework Club & Parent ESL

    6:00 PM-7:00 PM
    10-08-2019
    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.

  • 09
    Wednesday, October 09

    Nutrition Knowhow

    9:30 AM-11:30 AM
    10-09-2019
    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 September 25; call 706-635-4528 to sign up.

    Lap-Sit Storytime

    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    10-09-2019
    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 an adult.

    Lap-Sit Storytime

    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    10-09-2019
    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 an adult.

    Family Storytime

    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    10-09-2019
    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 an adult.

    Family Storytime

    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    10-09-2019
    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 an adult.

    Lap-Sit Storytime

    11:30 AM-12:00 PM
    10-09-2019
    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 an adult.

    Budgeting Basics

    1:30 PM-4:00 PM
    10-09-2019
    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 September 25; call 706-635-4528 to sign up.

    Virtual Reality: The Haunted Graveyard

    2:00 PM-7:30 PM
    10-09-2019
    R.T. Jones Memorial Library
    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Explore a virtual haunted graveyard (Rated E for Everyone)! For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and opens September 25; call 770-479-3090, Ext. 228 to sign up.

    Family Storytime

    4:00 PM-4:45 PM
    10-09-2019
    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 an adult.

    Reading Dogs

    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    10-09-2019
    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.

    Family Storytime

    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    10-09-2019
    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 an adult.

    Teen Pumpkin Painting

    5:00 PM-6:00 PM
    10-09-2019
    Pickens County Library
    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Bring a pumpkin to make into a masterpiece! Finished products will be displayed in the library until the end of the month. Paints and brushes are provided, as well as helpful hints and tricks for painting on a pumpkin! For teens ages 13-18. Registration is required and opens September 25; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

  • 10
    Thursday, October 10

    Sit & Stitch

    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    10-10-2019
    Woodstock Public Library
    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

    Family Storytime

    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    10-10-2019
    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 an adult.

    Music and Moves

    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    10-10-2019
    Ball Ground Public Library
    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Get moving and grooving for a dance party to remember! Experience scarf play, music, gross motor skills, and storytelling in one action-packed hour. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    Family Storytime

    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    10-10-2019
    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 an adult.

    Lap-Sit Storytime

    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    10-10-2019
    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 an adult.

    Apple Ancestry Local Author Talk

    2:00 PM-3:30 PM
    10-10-2019
    Gilmer County Library
    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Join the Gilmer County Genealogical Society as they welcome local author Zachary Walls to talk about his book Apple Ancestry. Refreshments are provided at 1:30 PM.

    Book Sale: Friends of Cherokee County Libraries

    3:00 PM-7:30 PM
    10-10-2019
    Woodstock Public Library
    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

    Cherokee County Public Library Board Meeting

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

    Dungeons & Dragons

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

  • 11
    Friday, October 11

    Book Sale: Friends of Cherokee County Libraries

    10:00 AM-5:30 PM
    10-11-2019
    Woodstock Public Library
    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Don’t miss the Woodstock Public Library book sale!

    Friends Crocheting

    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    10-11-2019
    Hickory Flat Public Library
    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

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

    MahJongg Meetup

    1:00 PM-4:00 PM
    10-11-2019
    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.

    Spooktacular Halloween Decor

    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    10-11-2019
    Pickens County Library
    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    Mingle with other crafty adults and learn how to make simple, yet fun, decorations for Halloween. For ages 18 and older. Registration is required and opens September 27; call 706-692-5411 to sign up and reserve materials.

    Día de los Muertos Movie & Craft Night

    4:00 PM-6:00 PM
    10-11-2019
    Ball Ground Public Library
    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with a viewing of the movie Coco (Rated PG). As the movie plays on the big screen, enjoy creating your own Día de los Muertos paper craft. Feel free to bring your own blankets and watch the film picnic-style! Refreshments are provided. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult. This program is brought to you by the Friends of the Cherokee County Public Libraries.

  • 12
    Saturday, October 12

    Master Gardener Make-N-Take: Pumpkin Arrangements

    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    10-12-2019
    Gilmer County Library
    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Back by popular demand! This is no ordinary centerpiece! Join the Gilmer County Master Gardeners and create living displays with the use of unique, beautiful pumpkins and a variety of succulents. Care and propagation of succulents will be discussed. Class attendance is free; an optional $20.00 fee will cover the cost of materials. Registration is required and opens September 28; pick up a registration form at Ellijay Farmer’s Market, County Extension Office, or Gilmer County Library.

    Book Sale: Friends of Cherokee County Libraries

    10:00 AM-4:00 PM
    10-12-2019
    Woodstock Public Library
    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Don’t miss the Woodstock Public Library book sale!

    Trail Talk

    2:00 PM-3:30 PM
    10-12-2019
    Gilmer County Library
    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    The Gilmer County Historical Society welcomes Ralph Heller to speak about the Benton MacKaye Trail. Refreshments are provided at 1:30 PM.

    LEGO Lab

    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    10-12-2019
    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 must be accompanied by an adult.

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