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August
Thu Aug 0 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 Aug 0 1

Crafternoon!

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

Chill and create! Drop in and enjoy as many crafts as you’d like in a totally relaxed setting. Children must be accompanied by an 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.

Fri Aug 0 2

Coloring Day

Pickens County Library
100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

In honor of National Coloring Book Day, we’re coming together to do some coloring! Sheets are provided for all ages at our many coloring stations, as well as crayons and colored pencils. Once you’re done, show your work to one of our librarians and receive a small prize! Come in at any time during open hours and color to your heart’s content!

Fri Aug 0 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!

Fri Aug 0 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.

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

Enjoy the animated movie The Little Mermaid (Rated G)! Dive under the sea with us as we follow the adventures of Princess Ariel and her fishy friends. Refreshments are provided while supplies last. Children must be accompanied by an adult. This program is brought to you by the Friends of the Cherokee County Public Libraries.

Sat Aug 0 3

Reading Paws

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.

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

Check out our stop-motion animation camera and make your own short movie! 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.

Mon Aug 0 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 July 22; call 770-345-7565 to sign up.

Mon Aug 0 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.

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 Aug 0 5

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 must be accompanied by an adult.

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.

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.

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

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.

Tue Aug 0 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 Aug 0 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 Aug 0 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.

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

This month, our brand-new book club is discussing philosophy.

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

Join us for Five Feet Apart (PG-13), a story of two teenagers with cystic fibrosis who fall in love despite not being able to get too close to each other. Refreshments are provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult. This program is brought to you by the Friends of the Cherokee County Public Libraries.

Tue Aug 0 6

LEGO Lab

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 must be accompanied by an adult.

Tue Aug 0 6

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 Aug 0 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!

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.

Wed Aug 0 7

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 July 24; call 706-635-4528 to sign up.

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!

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

Play and explore various ocean-themed activities at your own pace. Sensory bins, kinetic sand, and other engaging types of play provide waves of fun while supporting motor skills, language development, cognitive growth, problem-solving skills, and social interaction. For “little fish” ages 5 and younger; children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

Wed Aug 0 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 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 Aug 0 7

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 July 24; call 706-635-4528 to sign up.

Wed Aug 0 7

Résumé Workshop

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

Land that job you’ve been working towards! What should you include on your résumé? What should you not include? Are you following “résumé rules” that are simply outdated and unnecessary? Visit our workshop and make your résumé the strongest it can be! Please bring your current résumé with you. Call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 228) for more information.

Wed Aug 0 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.

Thu Aug 0 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.

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.

Thu Aug 0 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.

Fri Aug 0 9

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

Enjoy the animated movie Meet the Robinsons (Rated G)! A boy genius named Lewis is whisked into the future by an eccentric boy in a time machine. Children must be accompanied by an adult. This program is brought to you by the Friends of the Cherokee County Public Libraries.

Fri Aug 0 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.

Fri Aug 0 9

Homeschool Hangout

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

Join other local homeschool families for an afternoon of board games and snacks! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Fri Aug 0 9

Ocean Art

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

Have a fin-tastic time creating mixed media sea-themed art and playing with kinetic beach sand! For ages 6 and older; children must be accompanied by a participating adult. Registration is required and opens July 26; call 770-735-2025 to sign up.

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

Part two of two. Lynne Mock continues this ongoing session of sewing basics. This month, we’ll be learning how to make a shopping bag. Registration is required and opens July 27; call 770-345-7565 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 Aug 1 0

LEGO Lab

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

A different theme each month! Children may work alone or in teams to build LEGO masterpieces, which will be displayed in the library until next month’s meeting. LEGO and DUPLO are provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Sat Aug 1 0

LEGO Lab

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.

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

Love to write, but need some feedback? All writers interested in joining a group to share writings, ideas, and feedback are invited to attend!

Mon Aug 1 2

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 Aug 1 2

Music and Moves

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.

Mon Aug 1 2

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.

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

Join us for a trivia night all about Stranger Things! Refreshments are provided. For teens in grades 6-12.

Tue Aug 1 3

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 Aug 1 3

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 Aug 1 3

MahJongg Meetup

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

Test your skills of observing, remembering, and strategizing by playing this ancient Chinese tile-based game! No experience required.

Tue Aug 1 3

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 an adult.

Tue Aug 1 3

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 an adult.

Tue Aug 1 3

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 an adult.

Tue Aug 1 3

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.

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! This month’s selection is Mansfield Park.

Tue Aug 1 3

Robot Rock-Out

Pickens County Library
100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

Meet our fun-loving robots, Dash and Dot! Learn how to control these little explorers with iPads and rock out to their sounds and lights. For ages 6 and older; children must be accompanied by an adult.

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.

Tue Aug 1 3

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

Superheroically transform your evening entertainment with Shazam! (Rated PG-13) Refreshments are provided while supplies last. Children must be accompanied by an adult. This program is brought to you by the Friends of the Cherokee County Public Libraries.

Wed Aug 1 4

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 an adult.

Wed Aug 1 4

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 an adult.

Wed Aug 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 an adult.

Wed Aug 1 4

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 an adult.

Woodstock Public Library
7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

Enjoy the heartfelt comedy The Upside (Rated PG-13). Bring your own sack lunch; drinks are provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult. This program is brought to you by the Friends of the Cherokee County Public Libraries.

Wed Aug 1 4

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 an adult.

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!

Wed Aug 1 4

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 an adult.

Wed Aug 1 4

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.

Wed Aug 1 4

DIY Clay Necklaces

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

Make your very own beautiful necklace out of handmade clay beads! Materials are provided. For ages 13 and older. Registration is required and opens July 31; call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 228) to sign up.

Wed Aug 1 4

Teen Finance Hour

Pickens County Library
100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

All teens are invited to learn all about being smart with money! Any questions you have about handling money (such as, “how do you balance a checkbook?”) will be answered or researched!

Thu Aug 1 5

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 Aug 1 5

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 an adult.

Thu Aug 1 5

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 an adult.

Thu Aug 1 5

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 an adult.

Thu Aug 1 5

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 an adult.

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

Calling all seniors! Gather to socialize and beat the heat with a cool treat while supplies last.

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

Don’t miss the Hickory Flat Public Library book sale! This preview sale is open to members of the Friends of Cherokee County Libraries – become a member at the door!

Thu Aug 1 5

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 an adult.

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.

Thu Aug 1 5

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 an adult.

Thu Aug 1 5

Card Making

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

Join us for hands-on basic training to create multiple, unique, personalized, ready-to-gift cards for any occasion. This make-and-take class is presented by Diane Squires. Materials are provided. Registration is required and opens August 1; call 706-635-4528 to sign up.

Thu Aug 1 5

Book Art

Pickens County Library
100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

Join us as we learn how to turn old books and worn-out pages into a piece of art. For ages 18 and older.

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

Don’t miss the Hickory Flat Public Library book sale!

Fri Aug 1 6

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.

Fri Aug 1 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.

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

Enjoy the animated movie Finding Nemo (Rated G)! Swim to the big screen and cheer on frightened clownfish Marlin and forgetful Dory as they brave the big blue unknown and cross the ocean to rescue Marlin’s son. Refreshments are provided while supplies last. Children must be accompanied by an adult. This program is brought to you by the Friends of the Cherokee County Public Libraries.

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

Don’t miss the Hickory Flat Public Library book sale!

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

Learn to extend your garden season to enjoy fresh vegetables into the holidays.

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! We welcome other tabletop games and gamers as well. Beginners are welcome! Materials are provided, or you may bring your own. For ages 12 and older.

Pickens County Library
100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

Learn how to make small decorative baskets while staying within your budget. Materials are provided. For ages 18 and older. Registration is required and opens August 3; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

Sat Aug 1 7

LEGO Lab

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.

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 Aug 1 8

LEGO Lab

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.

Mon Aug 1 9

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 our book club members as they discuss their impressions of Mrs. Poe by Lynn Cullen.

Mon Aug 1 9

Maker Monday

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

Join your fellow makers and learn about light, shadow, and photography by making cyanotype prints! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

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

Join us for an afternoon of heroism with Captain Marvel (PG-13). Refreshments are provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult. This program is brought to you by the Friends of the Cherokee County Public Libraries.

Mon Aug 1 9

Potato Art

Pickens County Library
100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

We’re learning how to make trendy art using potatoes in honor of National Potato Day! For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

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

This month, our book club for unconventional readers will be reading A Test of Wills by Charles Todd. According to the New York Times, “Todd has written a first novel that speaks out, urgently and compassionately, for a long-dead generation and a world he never knew… A meticulously wrought puzzle”. 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.

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

Experiment with watercolors to create abstract paintings, stenciled ombre animals, or a background for your favorite quote! For teens in grades 6-12.

Tue Aug 2 0

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 Aug 2 0

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 Aug 2 0

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 an adult.

Tue Aug 2 0

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 an adult.

Tue Aug 2 0

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 an adult.

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

Hear a story about construction, then build and demolish your own creations! Blocks, LEGO, and other building materials are provided. Have fun while stimulating motor skills, hand-eye coordination, creative thinking, spatial reasoning, engineering skills, and social competence. For ages 5 and younger; children must be accompanied by an adult.

Woodstock Public Library
7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

Enjoy coffee, conversation, and a book discussion with new friends. All ages are welcome; new members are encouraged.

Tue Aug 2 0

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.

Pickens County Library
100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

Ready to go on a top-secret mission with the wizard Merlin from The Magic Tree House? Come discuss the eighth volume in the Merlin Missions story arc, Blizzard of the Blue Moon, and then participate in fun STEAM-inspired activities. For ages 7-12; children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and opens August 6; call 706-692-5411 to sign up.

Tue Aug 2 0

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 Aug 2 0

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, draw characters, and compete in manga/anime-inspired group games.

Tue Aug 2 0

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.

Wed Aug 2 1

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 an adult.

Wed Aug 2 1

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 an adult.

Wed Aug 2 1

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 must be accompanied by an adult.

Wed Aug 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 an adult.

Wed Aug 2 1

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 an adult.

Wed Aug 2 1

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 an adult.

Wed Aug 2 1

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 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 Aug 2 1

Tech Tyme

Pickens County Library
100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

Join us as we discuss what cyber security is and how to protect yourselves from hackers and the “dark web”. For ages 18 and older.

Wed Aug 2 1

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 an adult.

Wed Aug 2 1

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 Aug 2 2

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 Aug 2 2

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 an adult.

Thu Aug 2 2

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 an adult.

Thu Aug 2 2

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 an adult.

Thu Aug 2 2

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 an adult.

Thu Aug 2 2

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 an adult.

Thu Aug 2 2

A Day at Hogwarts

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

Spend time at Hogwarts and enjoy wizarding stations including Potions, Defense against the Dark Arts, Transfiguration, Herbology, Dining Hall, and even Quidditch Practice! Come dressed in your favorite house colors, if you wish! For ages 8-12; children must be accompanied by an adult.

Thu Aug 2 2

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 an adult.

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

Join Gerald Hodge, founder of Appalachia Georgia Friends of the Bears, as we learn to be more aware of black bear motivations and how we may coexist in Gilmer County. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

Thu Aug 2 2

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 Aug 2 3

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!

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

Giving one pint of blood may save three lives! Appointments are available. Visit redcrossblood.org and enter keyword: Gilmer Library, or call 1-800-Red-Cross. Together we can make a difference!

Fri Aug 2 3

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.

Fri Aug 2 3

Edible Engineering

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

Learn about engineering and architecture, then create your own structure using marshmallows and pretzels! Head up a “demolishing project” by eating your creation, or use glue and toothpicks to hold your construction together for display. For ages 6 and older; children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is suggested and opens August 9; call 770-735-2025 to sign up.

Fri Aug 2 3

Waffle Bar

Pickens County Library
100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

Enjoy our waffle bar, complete with waffles and toppings, in honor of National Waffle Day! Feel free to bring your own toppings if you wish. We’re also playing waffle trivia and providing waffle-inspired coloring sheets. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an 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!

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

Inklings Creative Expressions presents its Children’s Writers Critique Group! If you enjoy writing stories for children, this is the place for you!

Sat Aug 2 4

LEGO Lab

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

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.

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

Experiment with color mixing and sorting through interactive stations, experiments, and hands-on activities! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

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

Love to write, but need some feedback? All writers interested in joining a group to share writings, ideas, and feedback are invited to attend!

Sun Aug 2 5

Project Pinterest

Woodstock Public Library
7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

Join us as we explore Pinterest-inspired creative projects! For ages 16 and older.

Mon Aug 2 6

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 August 12; call 770-345-7565 to sign up.

Mon Aug 2 6

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 Aug 2 6

Music and Moves

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.

Mon Aug 2 6

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.

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

Do you need a headshot for job hunting or other professional needs? Have one taken for free at the library! 15-minute time slots are available; call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 228) to register.

Pickens County Library
100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

Join us to discuss this month’s Anytime-Anywhere Book Club selection, The Postmistress by Sarah Blake, and enjoy refreshments! Call 706-692-5411 to request a copy.

Mon Aug 2 6

Touch a Truck!

Pickens County Library
100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

We’re celebrating National Hero Day by inviting our own local heroes to come show off their law enforcement and fireman vehicles! For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

Tue Aug 2 7

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 Aug 2 7

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 Aug 2 7

MahJongg Meetup

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

Test your skills of observing, remembering, and strategizing by playing this ancient Chinese tile-based game! No experience required.

Tue Aug 2 7

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 an adult.

Tue Aug 2 7

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 an adult.

Tue Aug 2 7

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 an adult.

Tue Aug 2 7

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.

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

Bring your favorite doll, American Girl or otherwise, and enjoy refreshments as we talk about the important issues historical girls faced. See paper dolls and their fashions from those eras, then choose a paper doll and her wardrobe to take home and keep! We’ll also be making a cool matching tiara craft for each child and doll. For ages 7-12; children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and opens August 13; call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 233) to sign up.

Tue Aug 2 7

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 must be accompanied by an adult.

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.

Tue Aug 2 7

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!

Wed Aug 2 8

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 an adult.

Wed Aug 2 8

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 an adult.

Wed Aug 2 8

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 an adult.

Wed Aug 2 8

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 an adult.

Woodstock Public Library
7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188

Enjoy the romantic comedy Crazy Rich Asians (Rated PG-13). Bring your own sack lunch; drinks are provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult. This program is brought to you by the Friends of the Cherokee County Public Libraries.

Wed Aug 2 8

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 an adult.

Wed Aug 2 8

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 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 Aug 2 8

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 an adult.

Wed Aug 2 8

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

Create your very own DIY magazine! Make a zine to share your comedic flair, artistic abilities, or discuss a personal topic. Take your creation home or leave it at the library to be displayed. For ages 13 and older.

Thu Aug 2 9

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 Aug 2 9

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 an adult.

Thu Aug 2 9

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 an adult.

Thu Aug 2 9

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 an adult.

Thu Aug 2 9

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 an adult.

Thu Aug 2 9

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 an adult.

Thu Aug 2 9

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 an adult.

Thu Aug 2 9

LEGO Robotics Club

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

Teens in grades 6-12 are invited to join in on some LEGO fun! We’re taking apart, re-building, and programming our LEGO Mindstorm robots.

Pickens County Library
100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

Make your very own no-sew library card pouches in a relaxing environment with other adults. For ages 18 and older. Registration is required and opens August 15; call 706-692-5411 to sign up and reserve materials.

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

Join us for creativity, coffee, and conversation! This month, build your creative toolkit by designing, rolling, and baking your own beads for multiple uses. Materials are provided. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and opens August 16; call 706-635-4528 to sign up.

Fri Aug 3 0

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 Aug 3 0

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.

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

Celebrate 90 years of the Fox Theatre in Atlanta with a behind-the-scenes “tour” of its history via archival video, photographs, and the chance to win a FREE tour of the Theatre itself! Experience the interactive “Fox in a Box” traveling exhibit, on display at the R.T. Jones Memorial Library from August 13 through September 13. This program is made possible courtesy of the Fox Theatre Institute and Georgia Public Library Service. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and opens August 17; call 770-479-3090, Ext. 320 to sign up.

Sat Aug 3 1

Teen Trail Mixer

Pickens County Library
100 Library Lane, Jasper, GA 30143

Do you like trail mix? Did you know that August 31 is National Trail Mix Day? You do now! Bring your favorite trail mix ingredient and make your own tasty trail treats with peers! Please take food allergies into consideration when picking your trail mix ingredient. For ages 14-18.

 

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