CG – Adult Summer Programming

The Calhoun-Gordon County Public Library is proud to announce its Adult Programming for Summer 2014. The theme for the Summer Reading this year is science. There will be three events, all held at The Depot at 109 King Street, on Tuesdays at 5:30 P.M. 

The first, on Tuesday the 15th of July, is a presentation by Special Agent Audey Murphy of the Georgia Bureau of Investigation. Special Agent Murphy is a Crime Scene Specialist and will discuss investigative techniques and procedures.

On Tuesday the 22nd of July, Kevin Casey – operations manager of WEBS Radio Station, will explain the emergency alert system – how it works, where information is disseminated, the codes used, the agencies involved, and how quickly the radio station can alert the public.

Our last speaker is Fire Chief Lenny Nesbit, on Tuesday, July 29th, Fire Chief Nesbit will discuss fire-fighting and investigative processes regarding the forensics of suspected arson inquests and the associated technology.

All adults are welcome. Please call the library at (706) 624-1456, and ask for Carmen Forsee, with any questions.

CG – Project Keepsake for Teens

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Amber Nagle will conduct a Project Keepsake workshop for middle and high school students at 4:30 p.m. on April 14th at the Calhoun-Gordon County Library.  Participants are encouraged to bring paper, pencil/pen and a “keepsake” or momento about which they can share a story. Visit Amber’s website at www.projectkeepsake.com

Interested in attending, but not a teen? Dalton-Whitfield library will be hosting Project Keepsake workshops for adults and teens.

CG – AARP Tax-Aide

AARP Tax-Aide…free tax service.  Due to the library renovation, taxes will be done at the Gordon County Senior Citizen’s Center (150 Cambridge Court) on Fridays 1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. beginning February 7th through April 11, 2014. Bring a copy of last year’s tax return and all papers related to income for 2013.  Photo ID for taxpayers and SS# cards for all on the return are required.  For more info, call Gordon Leiter, at 706-234-0931.

CG – Fall Book Sale

The Calhoun-Gordon County Friends of the Library will hold their Fall Book Sale October 16th, 18th & 19th at the Book Depot (across from the Calhoun Depot).  All books will be half price on Wednesday and Friday.  Saturday will be “dollar bags.” Hours: Wednesday (16th) 1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. Friday (18th) 1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. Saturday (19th) 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.