DW – Ancestry Workshops

Dalton-Whitfield Library will be presenting Ancestry.com workshops: Monday, October 27th at 10:00am and Thursday, October 30 at 10:00am.

October 27th at 10:00am: Come learn the basics of using Ancestry Library Edition and see how the library can help you find your ancestors.

October 30th at 10:00am: Learn more the more advanced features of using Ancestry Library Edition and go more indepth on your family history.

These presentations will be offered in the LTTC, so go to the first floor on the elevator and take a left! We look forward to seeing you.
Ancestry.Com Workshops

DW – Movie as part of the Happiness Project

Dalton-Whitfield Library’s The Happiness Project presents a movie: October 23rd at 6pm

Join the library and other members of the community in watching a movie as part of the Happiness Project. For the movie title, call the library at 706-876-1360.

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.

DW – Book Discussion of Julie and Julia

Dalton-Whitfield Library’s The Happiness Project presents a book discussion of Julie Powell’s Julie and Julia: Ocober 21st at 6pm

Join the library and other members of the community in reading and discussing Julie Powell’s book, Julie and Julia.

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.

CM – Rhett Turner Book Signing

Murray County Courthouses: Cover of The Architecture of Living Monuments

Georgian Rhett Turner, son of Ted Turner who is the founder of the cable news network CNN, recently published his photography anthology of all 159 courthouses in our state. Georgia County Courthouses: The Architecture of Living Monuments dedicates its entirety to displaying the individual beauty and history that every Georgian courthouse represents. It is with great honor to the county that the Murray County Courthouse was chosen by Turner as the cover of the anthology.

As such, on October 18th, Rhett Turner will be present for a public book signing event. It will begin at 2 PM and continue until 4 PM, and the affair will be held at the Chatsworth Depot. Event sponsors, Friends of the Chatsworth-Murray County Library, will have a limited number of copies available for purchase at $30.00 per copy at the book signing. The anthology is available at Wal-Mart, online on Amazon.com, and in various other book shops, such as Books-a-Million.

Image of the cover of Georgia County Courthouses

DW – Children’s Movie as part of the Happiness Project

Dalton-Whitfield Library’s The Happiness Project presents a children’s movie: October 18th at 11:30am and October 25th at 11:30am

Join the library and other members of the community in watching a children’s movie as part of the Happiness Project. For movie titles, call the library at 706-876-1360.

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.