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February
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, A Reliable Wife by Robert Goolrick, 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, February 25 at 3:00 PM. Call 706-692-5411 to request a copy.

Fri Feb 0 1

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.

Fri Feb 0 1

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.

Fri Feb 0 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!

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

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

Fri Feb 0 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

Learn how to play American MahJongg, based on the ancient Chinese tile game.

Sat Feb 0 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.

Sat Feb 0 2

LEGO Lab

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

Use our LEGO and K’Nex sets to build your own creations, which will be displayed in the library until next month’s meeting. Idea books are available for inspiration! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Sat Feb 0 2

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.

Mon Feb 0 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 January 20; call 770-345-7565 to sign up.

Mon Feb 0 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.

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 Feb 0 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.

Mon Feb 0 4

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.

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.

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

Teens grades 6-12 are invited to create edible Harry Potter potions! Registration is required and opens January 20; call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 244) to sign up.

Tue Feb 0 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 Feb 0 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 Feb 0 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 Feb 0 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 Feb 0 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.

Tue Feb 0 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 Feb 0 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.

Tue Feb 0 5

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.

Tue Feb 0 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 Feb 0 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

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

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 Feb 0 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 Feb 0 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 Feb 0 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 Feb 0 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 Feb 0 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 Feb 0 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 Feb 0 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 Feb 0 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 Feb 0 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.

Thu Feb 0 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 Feb 0 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 Feb 0 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.

Thu Feb 0 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 Feb 0 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 Feb 0 7

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 January 24; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

Thu Feb 0 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.

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

Get ready for Valentine’s Day by making your very own flowers out of book pages! Materials are provided.

Thu Feb 0 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.

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.

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

Join the Gilmer County Master Gardeners for their first program of the 2019 Spring Series! Get ready for with soil, seeds, and more. AAS award-winning seeds will be distributed. Presented by Julie Keller. Refreshments are provided.

Pickens County Library
100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

Teens and adults are invited to learn about and paint with the teachings of Bob Ross! Paintbrushes and paper are provided, or you may bring your own large paintbrushes and other materials. Registration is requested and opens January 24; call 706-692-5411 to sign up and secure materials.

Fri Feb 0 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!

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

Bring your lunch and learn how to get your garden going! Be sure to pick up some free seeds from our Seed Library before you leave.

Fri Feb 0 8

Homeschool Hangout

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

Come enjoy board games and snacks while socializing with local homeschool families! For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

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

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

Fri Feb 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.

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

A women’s workshop where panelists (including an attorney, private investigator, financial advisor, and therapist) provide the do’s and don’ts of going through a divorce. Registration is required and opens January 26; call 770-345-7565 to sign up.

Sat Feb 0 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.

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

Show off your most-loved sweet treat! Register to participate, submit your homemade cookie or dessert recipe by February 6, and bring in your completed treat on February 9. Come hungry, because you’ll be tasting and voting on your favorite. Winners will receive a prize, and all participants will receive a bound book of all recipes. Individuals and groups of all ages are invited to participate. Registration is required and opens January 26; call 706-635-4528 to sign up.

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

We’re celebrating Black History Month with a showing of Selma (Rated PG-13). This true story chronicles the tumultuous three-month period in 1965 when Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. led a dangerous campaign to secure equal voting rights. Refreshments are provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Sat Feb 0 9

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.

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

Get into a romantic mood with Valentine’s Day (Rated PG-13). Stories criss-cross, collide, and boomerang in this look at a day in the life of love. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Mon Feb 1 1

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 28; call 770-345-7565 to sign up.

Mon Feb 1 1

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 Feb 1 1

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.

Pickens County Library
100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

Explore the five senses through a variety of sensory activities! For ages 1-4; children must be accompanied by a participating adult. Registration is required and opens January 28; call 706-692-5411 to sign up and secure materials.

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

Listen to best-selling author Lisa See discuss her recent novel The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane during this tea tasting, author chat, and Q&A session.

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.

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.

Tue Feb 1 2

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 January 29; call 706-635-4526 to sign up.

Tue Feb 1 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 Feb 1 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 Feb 1 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 Feb 1 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 Feb 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.

Tue Feb 1 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 Feb 1 2

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 January 29; call 706-635-4526 to sign up.

Pickens County Library
100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

Teens and adults are invited to discuss Jane Austen’s novels and enjoy afternoon tea. You don’t have to be an Austen-ite to attend! This month’s selection is Sense and Sensibility. This club meets on the second Tuesday of every other month; we’ll be discussing Pride and Prejudice at the next meeting on April 9. Call 706-692-5411 to request a copy.

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

All kids welcome to a special Valentine-themed storytime with a cool valentine craft, yummy refreshments, and a small gift! Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

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

On this American hero’s birthday, see Lincoln (Rated PG-13), the award-winning dramatization of his struggles on both a personal and a national scale during his life’s last four months. Refreshments are provided while supplies last. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Tue Feb 1 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!

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.

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 Feb 1 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 Feb 1 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 Feb 1 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 Feb 1 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 Feb 1 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!

Woodstock Public Library
7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

Join a community of readers who meet once a month to enjoy some lively conversation about literature. This month’s theme is “Australia”. Children should read a book independently or with a caregiver and share a brief book talk about their book with the group. Refreshments are provided.

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

Get into the Valentine’s Day spirit with Emma (Rated PG), a romantic book-to-movie feature! Refreshments are provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Wed Feb 1 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 Feb 1 3

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

Teens ages 12-18 are invited to NOT celebrate love and romance! With snacks, games, and more to entertain and keep our minds off of mushy-gushy romance, it’s sure to be a non-special day.

Thu Feb 1 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 Feb 1 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 Feb 1 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.

Thu Feb 1 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.

Woodstock Public Library
7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

Stop in and celebrate Valentine’s Day with us! We’ve got holiday-themed storytimes at 10:30 AM and 3:30 PM. Create additional Valentine’s crafts anytime during the day.

Thu Feb 1 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.

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

Join the Gilmer County Genealogy Society as we welcome author Kathi Harper Hill and her latest book, Poetry, Prose, and Music: Life of an Appalachian Woman. Refreshments are provided at 1:30 PM.

Thu Feb 1 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 Feb 1 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.

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

Enliven this legendary day of love with romance and wackiness by viewing So I Married an Axe Murderer (Rated PG-13). Refreshments are provided while supplies last. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Thu Feb 1 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.

Fri Feb 1 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!

Fri Feb 1 5

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.

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

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

Fri Feb 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.

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

Learn how to play American MahJongg, based on the ancient Chinese tile game.

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

Treat yourself to an at-home spa experience with your very own coffee body scrub. Materials are provided. Registration is required and opens February 1; call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 228) to sign up.

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

Reduce your risk through preventative care! Learn how small choices in your diet can make big changes for your health. All who attend will receive a cookbook, participate in recipe tasting, and be entered to win a $25 prize. Presented by Jessie Moore, UGA Family and Consumer Services Agent.

Sat Feb 1 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.

Sat Feb 1 6

Frozen Party

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

Do you have the winter blues? If so, “let it go” and come to our Frozen party! We’ve got Frozen-inspired crafts and activities, followed by a showing of the original Disney animated movie (Rated PG). Don’t forget to dress up as your favorite Frozen character! 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

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.

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

Join the Gilmer County Historical Society & Museum as we welcome Bobby Bradford and a panel of beekeepers. They’re presenting insights into the workings of a bee colony, worker specialization, locating and communicating the location of flowers, the bee life cycle, and the honey-making process. Sample hive frames will be present to demonstrate the process of honey extraction. Refreshments are provided.

Sat Feb 1 6

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 Feb 1 6

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.

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.

Sun Feb 1 7

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 Feb 1 7

Project Pinterest

Woodstock Public Library
7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

Join us as we explore Pinterest-inspired creative projects!

Mon Feb 1 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 Feb 1 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 February 4; call 770-345-7565 to sign up.

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

Join our book club members as they discuss their impressions of The Last Mile and The Fix, both by David Baldacci.

Pickens County Library
100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

All ages are invited to celebrate Presidents’ Day with trivia. Have fun and learn history at the same time! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Mon Feb 1 8

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

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.

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

This month, our book club for unconventional readers will be reading Sleepyhead by Mark Billingham. This 2001 novel introduces London Detective Inspector Tom Thorne and has grown into an ongoing series with 15 books to date. The Baltimore Sun called it “a new twist to the twisted mind of a psychopath – an exciting debut novel”. Let’s meet in the R.T. Jones Memorial Library Georgia Room for a lively discussion! Call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 232) to add your name to the mailing list.

Tue Feb 1 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 Feb 1 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 Feb 1 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 Feb 1 9

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 Feb 1 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 Feb 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.

Tue Feb 1 9

Robot Free Play

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

Experience coding and robots hands-on with Dash & Dot, Sphero Sparks, and Bee Bots! For ages 3 and older; children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and opens February 5; call 770-345-7565 to sign up.

Woodstock Public Library
7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

Enjoy coffee, conversation, and a book discussion with new friends. This month’s selection is Empire Falls by Richard Russo. All ages are welcome; new members are encouraged.

Tue Feb 1 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 Feb 1 9

Robot Free Play

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

Experience coding and robots hands-on with Dash & Dot, Sphero Sparks, and Bee Bots! For ages 3 and older; children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and opens February 5; call 770-345-7565 to sign up.

Tue Feb 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.

Tue Feb 1 9

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 Feb 1 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!

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.

Pickens County Library
100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

Join us to hear from Deany Brady about her experiences growing up in the mountains of Georgia in the 1930s. She is the author of An Appalachian Childhood, Higher Than Yonder Mountain, and Appalachia in My Heart.

Woodstock Public Library
7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

Make treats for your sweets! All families are invited. Materials are provided. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and opens February 5; call 770-926-5859 to sign up.

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

Session one of six. Learn the value of tracking what you eat – goal setting, portion size-estimation, and food journaling. Learn to identify and make small changes for big results! Expect easy movements, a cooking demo, food tastings, and free gifts for all at each session. Presented by Becca Pritchett, UGA SNAP-Ed Program Assistant. Registration is required and opens February 6; call 706-635-4426 to sign up.

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 February 6; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

Wed Feb 2 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 Feb 2 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 Feb 2 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 Feb 2 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 Feb 2 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!

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 February 6; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

Wed Feb 2 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.

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 second volume in the Merlin Missions story arc, Haunted Castle on Hallows Eve, 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 February 2; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

Wed Feb 2 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 us for a classic N64 Super Smash Bros. tournament! The tournament champion wins a prize. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and opens February 6; call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 228) to sign up.

Thu Feb 2 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 Feb 2 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 Feb 2 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

These music and movement classes for children and their parents are provided by Sing First! Three sessions are scheduled: one for ages 0-18 months, one for ages 19-35 months, and one for ages 3-7 years. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

Thu Feb 2 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 Feb 2 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 Feb 2 1

Fire Truck Visit

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

Fire fighters from Engine Company #20 are visiting! Families are invited to stop by, check out a real fire truck, meet real fire fighters, and learn about fire safety. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

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

Learn the basics of typing so you can become a typing wizard! Tools that you can use outside of this class will be shared as well. Registration is required and opens February 7; call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 228) to sign up.

Thu Feb 2 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 Feb 2 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

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

Pickens County Library
100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

All ages are invited to explore the magic of virtual reality with the magical Fantastic Beasts (Rated “E” for Everyone)! This project was made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services and Technology Act Grants to States Program. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

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

Join us for creativity, coffee, and conversation! This month, build your creative toolkit with the creation of your new display space with paint, embellishments, and more. Materials are provided, or you may bring your own frame. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and opens February 8; call 706-635-4528 to sign up.

Fri Feb 2 2

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!

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

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

Pickens County Library
100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

Sign up individually or as a family to share food, customs, and games from a country of your choice. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and opens February 8; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

Fri Feb 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.

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

Learn how to play American MahJongg, based on the ancient Chinese tile game.

Learn what to grow in order to have a steady supply of blooms for multiple seasons. Registration is required and opens February 9; call 770-720-7803 or e-mail uge1057@uga.edu to sign up.

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!

Sat Feb 2 3

Snow Day Indoors!

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

Escape the cold and enjoy a cozy snow day inside! We’ve got snowy crafts, activities, and hot chocolate! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Pickens County Library
100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

See two short industrial films made by the Georgia Marble Company in the 1950s-1960s that document the company’s history, operations, skilled laborers and craftspeople, and the widespread use of their products. Beauty in Stone is a project of the Digital Library of Georgia in association with the Pickens County Library, the Marble Valley Historical Society, the Georgia Archives, and the Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection as part of Georgia HomePLACE. This project was supported with federal LSTA funds administered by the Institute of Museum and Library Services through the Georgia Public Library Service.

Mon Feb 2 5

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 Feb 2 5

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 February 11; call 770-345-7565 to sign up.

Mon Feb 2 5

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 Feb 2 5

Book Club Meet

Pickens County Library
100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

Join us to discuss this month’s book, A Reliable Wife by Robert Goolrick, and eat book-themed snacks! Call 706-692-5411 to request a copy.

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

Here we go! Get your game on and test your skills against other players in our Mario Kart competition!

Tue Feb 2 6

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 Feb 2 6

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 Feb 2 6

Seed Planting 101

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

Learn the basics of seed planting and find out about a brand new service coming to the Ball Ground Public Library.

Tue Feb 2 6

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.

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

Come learn the parts of a computer, the basics of how to use a computer, and how to access the internet! All tech skill levels are welcome.

Tue Feb 2 6

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 Feb 2 6

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.

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

Session two of six. Learn about the hidden sugars in your favorite foods and drinks, how to read a food label, and all the tricky words that still mean “sugar”. Learn to identify and make small changes for big results! Expect easy movements, a cooking demo, food tastings, and free gifts for all at each session. Presented by Becca Pritchett, UGA SNAP-Ed Program Assistant. Registration is required and opens February 13; call 706-635-4426 to sign up.

Wed Feb 2 7

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 Feb 2 7

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

Wed Feb 2 7

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 Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates.

Thu Feb 2 8

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 Feb 2 8

Safe Sleeping

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

Learn what a safe sleep environment looks like, featuring safety information provided by Beth Elder of the Cherokee County Office of Fire & Emergency Services. Don’t forget to take home a grab bag with lots of good information. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

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

Learn how to use our digital reference collection for any and all of your research needs! Access print books that have been digitized, academic articles, and a huge collection of scholar-approved resources. For students, homeschool families, and scholars of all ages.

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

Discover the training, conditioning, deployment, and operations required for handlers and dogs in search, rescue, and recovery missions. Then, experience their firsthand case stories involving missing persons, murders, drownings, and criminal evidence recovery. K-9 trainers Lois & Bill Hall are also discussing SAR equipment with case photos and videos. Refreshments are provided. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

Thu Feb 2 8

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.

Thu Feb 2 8

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.

 

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