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February 24 - March 02
  • 24
    Sunday, February 24
    No events
  • 25
    Monday, February 25

    Beginner’s Yoga

    10:00 AM-11:00 AM
    02-25-2019
    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 February 11; call 770-345-7565 to sign up.

    Coloring Group

    10:00 AM-1:00 PM
    02-25-2019
    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.

    Bridge Club

    10:30 AM-1:00 PM
    02-25-2019
    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.

    Book Club Meet

    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    02-25-2019
    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.

    The Board Games Group

    3:00 PM-5:00 PM
    02-25-2019
    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.

    Teen Mario Kart Tournament

    6:00 PM-7:30 PM
    02-25-2019
    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!

  • 26
    Tuesday, February 26

    MahJongg Meetup

    10:00 AM-1:00 PM
    02-26-2019
    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.

    Library Yarners

    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    02-26-2019
    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!

    Seed Planting 101

    11:00 AM-12:00 PM
    02-26-2019
    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.

    Knit & Crochet

    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    02-26-2019
    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.

    TechBytes: Computer Basics

    2:30 PM-3:30 PM
    02-26-2019
    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.

    Chess & Chat

    4:00 PM-5:00 PM
    02-26-2019
    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.

    Library Yarners

    5:00 PM-7:00 PM
    02-26-2019
    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
    02-26-2019
    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.

  • 27
    Wednesday, February 27

    Food Talk: Better You - Sweet Enough!

    9:30 AM-11:30 AM
    02-27-2019
    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.

    MahJongg Meetup

    12:30 PM-4:00 PM
    02-27-2019
    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
    02-27-2019
    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!

    Learning Computers

    2:30 PM-4:30 PM
    02-27-2019
    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.

    Reading Dogs

    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    02-27-2019
    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.

    Biography & Memoir Book Club

    6:30 PM-7:30 PM
    02-27-2019
    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.

  • 28
    Thursday, February 28

    Sit & Stitch

    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    02-28-2019
    Woodstock Public Library
    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

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

    Safe Sleeping

    11:00 AM-11:30 AM
    02-28-2019
    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.

    Drop-In Learning: Research with Galileo

    4:00 PM-6:00 PM
    02-28-2019
    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.

    LEGO Robotics Club

    6:00 PM-7:30 PM
    02-28-2019
    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.

    Dungeons & Dragons

    6:00 PM-8:30 PM
    02-28-2019
    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.

    K-9 Search, Rescue, and Recovery

    6:00 PM-7:30 PM
    02-28-2019
    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.

  • 01
    Friday, March 01

    Tech Help

    12:00 AM
    03-01-2019-03-31-2019
    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.

    Résumé Help

    12:00 AM
    03-01-2019-03-31-2019
    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.

    Drop-In Genealogy

    10:00 AM-3:00 PM
    03-01-2019
    Gilmer County Library
    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

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

    Celebrate Dr. Seuss Day!

    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    03-01-2019
    Woodstock Public Library
    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Celebrate Dr. Seuss’s birthday by coming to a special Dr. Seuss storytime and doing fun activities with us!

    Friends Crocheting

    10:30 AM-12:30 PM
    03-01-2019
    Hickory Flat Public Library
    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

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

    The Hickory Flat Game Group

    12:30 PM-2:00 PM
    03-01-2019
    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.

    MahJongg Meetup

    1:00 PM-4:00 PM
    03-01-2019
    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.

    Friday Flick: “Happy Feet”

    4:00 PM-5:30 PM
    03-01-2019
    Ball Ground Public Library
    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Enjoy the animated movie Happy Feet (Rated PG)! Deep in the land of Emperor Penguins, in which everyone needs a “heart song” to attract a soul mate, a penguin is born who cannot sing. Our hero, Mumble, is the worst singer in the world… however, he’s a brilliant tap dancer! Refreshments are provided while supplies last. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • 02
    Saturday, March 02

    Reading Paws

    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    03-02-2019
    Ball Ground Public Library
    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Children 6 and older can read to a non-judgmental, furry listener who won’t laugh if the reader stumbles or makes a mistake. Children are asked to select their own reading material before their scheduled session. Parents can register their child (two weeks in advance) for a 10-15 minute reading session by calling 770-735-2025.

    LEGO Club

    2:00 PM-3:00 PM
    03-02-2019
    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.

 

SEQUOYAH REGIONAL LIBRARY SYSTEM

116 Brown Industrial Parkway

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

 
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