CG – Computer Class: Computer Basics 101

Calhoun-Gordon Library presents a computer class: Computer Basics

Join us to learn the absolute basics of a computer, including using a mouse and keyboard, opening applications, and turning it on and off.

Register for classes at the front desk. There are a limited number of seats, so reserve yours today! You must be registered to attend.

For more information, call 706-624-1456!

CG – DIY for Adults: T-Shirt Tote Bag

Calhoun-Gordon Library presents a DIY night making no-sew T-Shirt Tote Bags: Friday, April 10th, 2015 from 4:00-5:30pm

Bring an old t-shirt or a new one you don’t mind cutting up and a good pair of scissors. We’ll show you how to cut and tie to make an awesome tote bag!

If you don’t have time to make it yourself, make sure you checkout the link below the video for a tutorial by Sarahanne14.

Adults, join the CG Library in creating a T-Shirt Tote, no sewing required! Friday, April 10 from 4-5:30pm.

Image from Sarahanne14’s Youtube tutorial: Sarahanne14’s Tutorial

DW – Local Author Showcase and Reception

Dalton-Whitfield Library’s Friends of the Library present a Local Author Showcase and Reception, Wednesday, April 8th from 4:00-5:30pm

The Showcase and Reception will feature:

  • Larry Cooper, author of Lincoln’s Land and Amanda’s Bell;
  • Jason Swiney, author of Called Upon; and
  • Bruce Mitchell, author of A Man’s Kitchen–North Georgia’s Favorite Recipes and Calli Letters

For more information, see the flyer below.
Author Reception

NGRL – Closed for Easter Weekend

All Northwest Georgia Regional Libraries will be closed for Easter weekend.

To allow our staff to enjoy the holiday with their families, we will be closing Dalton, Calhoun, and Chatsworth libraries for Easter weekend. We hope you all have a great holiday and we look forward to seeing you when we reopen.

Your books will not be due during this time. Feel free to drop any items off in the bookdrop and if you run out of things to read, check out our Digital Media page for eBooks, Digital Magazines, and eAudio.

CG – Teen DIY Night: Fleece Blankets

Calhoun-Gordon Library presents a Teen DIY Night making Fleece Tie Blankets: March 27, 2015 from 4:00pm – 5:30pm

Bring two pieces of fleece cut to 1.5 yards and a set of cloth-cutting scissors to the Calhoun-Gordon Library and we’ll show you how to make your own fleece tie blanket. It’s the perfect way to beat the cold weather. This program is for teens in 6th – 12th grade.

For more information, call Elizabeth or Nyala at 706-624-1456.

Teens, come make a fleece tie blanket on March 27th from 4-5:30pm.

DW – Story Time!

Dalton-Whitfield Story times: Tuesdays at 11:00am and Fridays at 4:00pm

Please join us for stories, songs, finger plays, and crafts. We’ll have lots of fun and we look forward to seeing you! Both programs will be the same and are for ages 0 – 3 years.

Sept 1st & 4th – Pete the Cat
Sept 8th & 11th – Eric Carle
Sept 15th & 18th – Pirates
Sept 22nd & 25th – Fall
Sept 29th – Trains

CM – Story Time – ECRR

Chatsworth-Murray Library presents Story Time: March 25th at 10:30 am

Join us as we read The Turn Around, Upside Down alphabet book, The three little rigs and more!

10:30am every Wednesday. Please note that story time sessions are regularly scheduled for the general public and are for preschool-age kids. An adult must remain with children attending story time. If a child engages in disruptive behavior, the adult must remove him/her from the session.

We now have a picnic table built by Boy Scouts Troop 75 with materials donated by Bradley Ace Hardware for an outdoor activity area. Story Time will never be the same!