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April 14 - April 20
  • 14
    Sunday, April 14

    D.I.G. (Drop-In Genealogy)

    2:00 PM-4:00 PM
    04-14-2019
    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.

    LEGO Club

    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    04-14-2019
    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 must be accompanied by an adult.

  • 15
    Monday, April 15

    Beginner’s Yoga

    10:00 AM-11:00 AM
    04-15-2019
    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 April 1; call 770-345-7565 to sign up.

    Coloring Group

    10:00 AM-1:00 PM
    04-15-2019
    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.

    Ball Ground Book Club

    10:30 AM-12:00 PM
    04-15-2019
    Ball Ground Public Library
    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

    Join our book club members as they discuss their impressions of Winter Garden by Kristin Hannah.

    Teen Poetry Slam

    5:00 PM-6:00 PM
    04-15-2019
    Pickens County Library
    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

    All teens are invited to celebrate National Poetry Month with poetry of your own. Sharing a poem is requested, though not required. Refreshments are provided.

    Cupcake Battle: Teen Edition

    6:00 PM-7:30 PM
    04-15-2019
    Gilmer County Library
    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

    Unleash your creativity as you race against the clock to frost and decorate book-themed cupcakes! Materials are provided. For grades 6-12.

    The Canton Eclectic Readers

    6:00 PM-7:30 PM
    04-15-2019
    R.T. Jones Memorial Library
    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    This month, our book club for unconventional readers will be reading Scent of Evil by Archer Mayor. This series featuring Vermont Lt. Detective Joe Gunther has been described by the Chicago Tribune as “the best police procedurals being written in America”, with the 30th book being published in September 2019. 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.

    Protect Your Peeps!

    6:30 PM-7:30 PM
    04-15-2019
    Hickory Flat Public Library
    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Easter is coming and the Peeps MUST be protected! Can you keep them safe in these STEAM-related challenges? For ages 6 and older; children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and opens April 1; call 770-345-7565 to sign up.

  • 16
    Tuesday, April 16

    Library Yarners

    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    04-16-2019
    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
    04-16-2019
    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
    04-16-2019
    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
    04-16-2019
    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
    04-16-2019
    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.

    Book Discussion Group

    12:00 PM-2:00 PM
    04-16-2019
    Woodstock Public Library
    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Enjoy coffee, conversation, and a book discussion with new friends. This month’s selection is Social Actions: A Vietnam Story by Woodstock Mayor Donnie Henriques. Mayor Henriques will be present to discuss his novel with book club attendees. All ages are welcome; new members are encouraged.

    Knit & Crochet

    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    04-16-2019
    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.

    Family Storytime

    3:30 PM-4:00 PM
    04-16-2019
    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.

    Reading Dogs

    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    04-16-2019
    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.

    Library Yarners

    5:00 PM-7:00 PM
    04-16-2019
    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!

    Manga Club

    5:00 PM-6:00 PM
    04-16-2019
    Hickory Flat Public Library
    2740 E. Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115

    Teens are encouraged to read and discuss different manga series and related topics, draw characters, and compete in manga/anime-inspired group games.

    Ball Ground Needle Crafters

    6:00 PM-7:30 PM
    04-16-2019
    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.

  • 17
    Wednesday, April 17

    Family Storytime

    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    04-17-2019
    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.

    Family Storytime

    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    04-17-2019
    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.

    Lap-Sit Storytime

    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    04-17-2019
    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.

    Music and Moves

    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    04-17-2019
    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 must be accompanied by an adult.

    Lap-Sit Storytime

    11:30 AM-12:00 PM
    04-17-2019
    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.

    MahJongg Meetup

    12:45 PM-4:00 PM
    04-17-2019
    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
    04-17-2019
    Rose Creek Public Library
    4476 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA 30189

    Drop in 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
    04-17-2019
    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.

    Marshmallow Engineering

    4:00 PM-5:00 PM
    04-17-2019
    Woodstock Public Library
    7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

    Teens in grades 6-12 are invited to celebrate Teen Tech Week with marshmallow engineering STEAM fun! Materials are provided.

    Merlin’s Mission Meetings

    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    04-17-2019
    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 fourth volume in the Merlin Missions story arc, Winter of the Ice Wizard, and then participate in fun STEAM-inspired activities. For ages 7-12; children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and opens April 3; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

    Reading Dogs

    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    04-17-2019
    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
    04-17-2019
    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 Untamed: The Wildest Woman in America and the Fight for Cumberland Island by Will Harlan in honor of Earth Day.

  • 18
    Thursday, April 18

    Sit & Stitch

    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    04-18-2019
    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-11:30 AM
    04-18-2019
    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.

    Lap-Sit Storytime

    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    04-18-2019
    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.

    Family Storytime

    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    04-18-2019
    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
    04-18-2019
    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.

    Family Storytime

    3:30 PM-4:00 PM
    04-18-2019
    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.

    Peepshi!

    4:00 PM-5:00 PM
    04-18-2019
    R.T. Jones Memorial Library
    116 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114

    Teens in grades 6-12 are invited to make marshmallow candy sushi, or “Peepshi”. Materials are provided.

    Gilmer County Public Library Board Meeting

    4:00 PM-5:00 PM
    04-18-2019
    Gilmer County Library
    268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540

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

    Family Storytime

    4:30 PM-5:15 PM
    04-18-2019
    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 an adult.

    Estate Management Planning Strategies

    6:00 PM-7:00 PM
    04-18-2019
    Pickens County Library
    100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

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

    BINGO for Books and More!

    6:00 PM-7:30 PM
    04-18-2019
    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 must be accompanied by an adult.

  • 19
    Friday, April 19

    Library Closed

    All day
    04-19-2019

    All Sequoyah Regional Library System branches are closed on Friday, April 19 in observance of Good Friday.

  • 20
    Saturday, April 20

    Family Storytime

    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    04-20-2019
    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.

    LEGO Club

    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    04-20-2019
    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 must be accompanied by an adult.

    CoderDojo

    4:30 PM-6:00 PM
    04-20-2019
    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 must be accompanied by an adult.

 

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