• Chatsworth-Murray County Library has reopened at 100 N 3rd Ave. in Chatsworth.

DW – PowerPoint Basics Computer Class / Clase de Computadora – PowerPoint: Los Básicos

Dalton-Whitfield County Library presents an PowerPoint Basics Computer Class on Tuesday, January 9, 2018, from 11:00am-12:30pm and on Thursday, January 11, 2018 from 5:30pm-7:00pm

Learn how to use PowerPoint’s basic features to add and delete slides, change slide layouts, format text, select themes, and add graphics to a presentation. Basic computer skills required.

No registration is required.

La biblioteca de Dalton-Whitfield presentá una clase de Computadora de PowerPoint: Los Básicos para los adultos, martes, el 9 de enero de 2018 a las 11:00am-12:30pm y jueves, el 11 de enero de 2018 a las 5:30pm-7:00pm

Aprenda como usar las funciones básicas de PowerPoint para agregar y eliminar diapositivas, cambiar diseños de diapositivas, formatear texto, seleccionar temas, y agregar gráficos a una presentación. Necesitas habilidades básicas de computación. Ofrece en inglés.

ALL BRANCHES – CLOSED due to inclement weather

Dalton-Whitfield, Calhoun-Gordon, and Chatsworth-Murray County Libraries will all be closed on January 8th due to inclement weather

Our libraries follow the school closings in each county. Each of the schools systems are closed and in the interest of safety for our patrons and our staff, we are closing for the day.

All scheduled events will be cancelled or postponed. Items returned on Tuesday will not receive fines from Monday.

Please keep an eye on our social media for more information.

CG – Teen Canvas & Coffee & Board Games

Calhoun-Gordon County Public Library is hosting an Teen Canvas, Coffee, & Board Games event on Saturday, January 6, 2018 from 10:00am-2:00pm

Create art with canvases from 10:00am-12:00pm and then stick around to play board games from 12:00pm-2:00pm. Enjoy some coffee while you participate. Supplies will be provided. For teens in 6th-12th grade.

DW – FoL Book Sale / Venta de libros de Los Amigos de la Biblioteca

Dalton-Whitfield’s Friends of the Library will be hosting their monthly book sale on the first Saturday of each month from 10am – 1pm

Join us for cheap books, videos, music, and more. All proceeds go to help the library purchase new books, materials for summer reading, and more. Book sales may be postponed or cancelled due to inclement weather or unexpected closings of the library.

2017 Schedule:

  • May 6th
  • June 3rd
  • July 1st
  • August 5th
  • October 7th
  • November 4th
  • December 2nd

2018 Schedule:

  • January 6th
  • February 3rd
  • March 3rd
  • April 7th

To find out more about the Friends of the Library, visit the Friends of the Library page or check out their Facebook page.

CG – Family LEGO® Day

Calhoun-Gordon County Library presents a family event: Family LEGO® Day on Saturday, January 6, 2018 from 10:00am-12:00pm

Come and take advantage of our thousands of LEGO® bricks for a few hours of free play. All ages welcome!

LEGO is a trademark of the LEGO Group, which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse this web site.

DW – Story Time / El Tiempo de Cuentos

Dalton-Whitfield County Public Library will be hosting Story Time on Fridays at 4:00pm

Stories, crafts, and fun activities: this program is geared towards pre-k and elementary school learners, but all children are welcome!

  • January 26th – Hibernation
  • February 2nd – Football Fun
  • February 9th – Be my Valentine
  • February 16th – Happy Chinese New Year
  • February 23rd – Owls are a Hoot
  • March 2nd – Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss!
  • March 9th – Bugs
  • March 16th – Rainbows
  • March 23rd – Eggs and Nests
  • April 6th – April Fools!
  • April 13th – I love the Library
  • April 20th – It’s raining
  • April 27th – Pizza

Note: We will now be offering Move and Groove for younger children on Tuesdays at 11 instead of story time.

La biblioteca de Dalton-Whitfield presentará el Tiempo de Cuentos los viernes a las 4:00pm

Cuentos, arte, y actividades divertidas; este programa es diseñado para los niños de 4 años y arriba, pero todos niños son bienvenidos.

  • 26 de enero – La hiberación
  • 2 de febrero – fútbol americano
  • 9 de febrero – El día de San Valentín
  • 16 de febrero – Feliz Año Nuevo Chino
  • 23 de febrero –
    Los Búhos
  • 2 de marzo – Feliz Cumpleaños, Dr. Seuss!
  • 9 de marzo – Insectos
  • 16 de marzo – Arco Iris
  • 23 de marzo – Huevos y nidos
  • 6 de abril – Día de los bromas
  • 13 de abril – Me encanta la biblioteca
  • 20 de abril – Llueve
  • 27 de abril – La Pizza

Nota: Nos ofrecemos ¡Aprenda y Baila! para niños 0-4 años los martes a las 11:00am.

DW – DIY @ The Library: Mason Jar Lanterns / DIY @ The Library: Linternas de Tarro de Mason

Dalton-Whitfield County Public Library will be hosting DIY @ the Library: Mason Jar Lanterns on Thursday, January 4, 2018 at 5:30pm

We will take mason jars and tea lights and create beautiful mason jar lanterns. Supplies provided, just bring your creativity. For ages 18 & up.

La biblioteca de Dalton-Whitfield presentará DIY @ the Library: Linternas de Tarro de Mason el jueves, 4 de enero de 2018 a las 5:30

Crearemos bellas linternas de jarrones de albañil usando luces de té y tarros de Mason. Suministros proporcionados; solo traiga su creatividad. Este evento es para 18 años y arriba.

CG – Tween Pokémon™ Club

Calhoun-Gordon County Public Library is hosting a Tween Pokémon™ Club on Thursday, January 4, 2018 from 5:00pm-6:00pm

It’s an all-out Pokémon™ battle! Join us as we come together each month with games, crafts, and more–all centered around our favorite Pokémon™ characters. Feel free to bring along your own cards or use ones provided. This event is open to tweens in 4th-6th grade.

Note: © 2017 Pokémon. © 1995–2017 Nintendo/Creatures Inc./GAME FREAK inc. Pokémon, Pokémon character names, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS, Wii, Wii U, and Wii are trademarks of Nintendo. All rights are reserved. This club is an unofficial gathering of fans and is not endorsed by the rights holders.

DW – Tween Book Talk / Charla de Libro para Adolescentes

Dalton-Whitfield County Public Library will be hosting Tween Book Talk on Tuesday, January 2, 2018 at 4:30pm

Tweens (4th-8th) will act as their favorite book character and tell us about who they are and what their story is. Book Talk Characters can be decided on in the December TWIST Meeting.

La biblioteca de Dalton-Whitfield presentará un Charla de Libro para Adolescentes el martes, 2 de enero de 2018 a las 4:30

Adolescentes (grados 4th-8th) van a personificar sus personaje de libro favorito y explicarnos de que se trata el libro. Los personajes serán decididos en la reunión de TWIST de diciembre.

DW – Move and Groove / ¡Aprenda y Baila!

Dalton-Whitfield County Public Library will be hosting Move and Groove on Tuesdays at 11:00am

Kids will rhyme, learn, sing, wiggle, and dance during this fun time for active little ones and their caregivers. This program is geared towards birth through pre-k, but all children are welcome!

Note: We will be offering story time for older kids on Fridays at 4:00pm.

La biblioteca de Dalton-Whitfield presentará ¡Aprenda y Baila! los martes a las 11:00am

Niños van a aprender, bailar, cantar, y escuchar cuentos en este nuevo tiempo para los niñitos activos y sus padres. Este programa es diseñado para los edades 0-4, per todos niños son bienvenidos.

Nota: Nos ofrecemos el Tiempo de Cuentos para niños mayores los viernes a las 4:00pm.