Dalton-Whitfield Library’s The Happiness Project presents a book discussion of Chris Gardner’s Pursuit of Happyness: October 7th at 6pm
Join the library and other members of the community in discussing Chris Gardner’s book, Pursuit of Happyness.
While you’re here, make sure you pick up a fabric square for the Happiness Quilt. Draw or write what makes you happy on it and bring it back to the library so we can make a community-based quilt!
Find more information about the Happiness Project.
Calhoun-Gordon Library will be closed October 6th – October 26th due to renovations
We’re still working on the library building and we appreciate how patient our patrons have been! We also apologize for any inconvenience this closing may cause.
Patrons are still able to use our Digital Media like eBooks, digital audiobooks, and digital magazines and Calhoun residents are welcome to use the Dalton and Chatsworth libraries! The computer labs at both branches will be available and any items checked out from Calhoun can be returned at either library. Likewise, items can be renewed and checked out from both libraries!
Dalton-Whitfield presents the Learning and Technology Training Center Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting on September 30 from 3:30pm to 6:30pm! The Ribbon Cutting will be at 5:30 pm.
Dalton-Whitfield Library is working with other community organizations to offer the Learning and Technology Training Center. The computer lab will be moving into the center, and there will be technology-based classes available, as well as spaces for tutors to work with students and a sitting area with electrical outlets and free wireless internet! Drop by during the grand opening to see the new space, enjoy refreshments, and learn what the LTTC has to offer you.
Get a first look at the LTTC which will have:
- State of the art technology, including a 3-D printer
- Convertible classrooms/Makerspaces
- Comfortable seating area for laptop, tablet, and other wi-fi device use
- Computer lab
- Community Meeting Space
- Private Tutoring Rooms
- Free Computer and Job Training Classes
- Collaborative Workspace
LTTC Grand Opening
Dalton-Whitfield Library is reintroducing the Teen Advisory Group called TAG! The first meeting will be September 25, 2014 at 5:30pm
Teens between 6-12th grade are invited to join the TAG group. This is a volunteer opportunity that will allow you to help plan teen programs, give feedback on the library’s teen collection, and promote how great the library can be!
Snacks will be provided.
The LTTC is offering a Windows 8 computer class
Basic computer skills are required. Bring your own device and let us help you learn how to use all of the new features of Windows 8 to your advantage. Registration is required for all LTTC classes.
Dalton-Whitfield Library’s Computer Lab will be closed: Wednesday, September 24th at 5:00pm until Thursday, September 25th at 12:00pm
The staff at Dalton-Whitfield Library will use the closed time to move the Computer Lab to the Learning and Technology Training Center. When the Lab reopens, it will be on the 1st floor of the library. To reach the 1st floor, simply take the elevator down and then turn left.
The last log-in on the computers will be at 4:00pm and time will not be extended past 5:00pm.
We appreciate your patience and apologize for any inconvenience! Make sure you drop by the Grand Opening on September 30th from 3:30pm – 6:30pm. Learn more about the Grand Opening.
The LTTC is offering a Microsoft Excel 101 computer class
Basic computer skills are required. Learn how to organize, format, and calculate data with formulas using a spreadsheet system broken up by rows and columns. Registration is required for all LTTC classes.
The LTTC is offering a Web Design computer class on Tuesday, September 23rd at 10:30am
Advanced computer skills (experience copying/pasting, downloading/uploading) are required. Interested in creating your own webpage? Let us show you how! Registration is required for all LTTC classes.
Dalton-Whitfield Library presents Lego Day @ the Library: September 20th
Do you have children who like Legos? Come visit the library for Lego Day and enjoy building with other kids!