CG – Mad Scientist Party, Fizz, Boom, Read

Calhoun-Gordon Library presents a Mad Scientist Party for Fizz, Boom, Read!: Tuesday, July 22nd @ 2:00pm

Mad scientistMad Scientist Party: Tuesday, July 22nd @ 2:00pm
End the program with a bang! The best readers will be given special recognition, grand prize winners will receive their prizes and the winners of the robot building contest and best mad scientist or robot costume will be named!

Kids from 0 to rising 5th graders will get to participate in a summer full of reading, science, and fun in our Summer Reading Club. Most events will be on Tuesdays at 2:00 p.m. at the Calhoun Depot located across the railroad tracks from the library.

Dr Ngrl

DW – Mad Scientist Party, Fizz, Boom, Read!

Dalton-Whitfield Library presents the Mad Scientist Party for Fizz, Boom, Read!: Tuesday, July 22nd @ 10:30am

Mad scientistMad Scientist Party: Tuesday, July 22nd @ 10:30am
End the program with a bang! The best readers will be given special recognition, grand prize winners will receive their prizes and the winners of the robot building contest and best mad scientist or robot costume will be named! Followed by a family friendly movie.


Kids from 0 to rising 5th graders will get to participate in a summer full of reading, science, and fun in our Summer Reading Club. Most events will be on Tuesdays at 10:30am at the library.

Dr Ngrl

DW – Clay Day, Spark a Reaction

Dalton-Whitfield Library presents Clay Day for Spark a Reaction: Thursday, July 17th @ 3:00pm

ClayPolymer Clay Day: Thursday, July 17th @ 3:00pm
Artist Tammy Pryce creates beautiful clay sculptures of dragons with steampunk elements. She’ll teach teens the basics of working with polymer clay and then let them loose to create. From sonic screwdrivers to zombies to jewelry, if teens can imagine it, they can try to make it. Projects can be taken home to bake. Clay provided for the first 20 teens to register Image copyright Tammy Pryce and used with permission


Rising 6th graders to rising 12th graders will get to participate in a summer full of reading, art, and fun with our Summer Reading Program. Most events will be on Thursdays at 3:00pm at the library.

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CG – Cupcake Decorating at Sweet Trees Bakery, Spark a Reaction

Calhoun-Gordon Library presents Cupcake Decorating at Sweet Trees Bakery for Spark a Reaction: Wednesday, July 16th @ 4:30pm

Cupcake Decorating at Sweet Trees Bakery: Wednesday, July 16th @ 4:30pm *Note, this will be at the Sweet Trees Bakery
Impress your friends and family members by learning different ways of decorating cupcakes–from creating roses to using fondant. Sign-up is required. This event will take place at the Sweet Trees Bakery.

Rising 6th graders to rising 12th graders will get to participate in a summer full of reading, art, and fun with our Summer Reading Program. Most events will be on Wednesdays at 4:00pm at the Calhoun Depot located across the railroad tracks from the library.

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CM – Author Signing

Chatsworth-Murray’s Friends of the Library will be hosting a author signing with Rhett Turner on the Courthouse lawn: Wednesday, July 16th from 3pm – 5pm.

Join Rhett Turner for a book signing on the Murray County Courthouse’s lawn. The courthouse is featured on the front cover. Anthologies will be available for purchase from the Friends of the Library for $30.00 and are also available at local retail stores. See the image below for more information.

Friends of the Library is sponsoring an Author Book Signing and Visit.

CG – The Science Zone, Fizz, Boom, Read!

Calhoun-Gordon Public Library presents The Science Zone for Fizz, Boom, Read!: Tuesday, July 15 @ 2:00pm

Science Zone: Tuesday, July 15th @ 2:00pm
Ben Roy, former director of WTVC News Channel 9 Science Theater, will be introducing general science in an interactive exhibit full of experiments and fun. The Science Showcase is appropriate for all ages and is filled with demonstrations for different kinds of science, from electricity to chemistry, in a form sure to dazzle children of all ages. Image copyright ofThe Science Zone.


Kids from 0 to rising 5th graders will get to participate in a summer full of reading, science, and fun in our Summer Reading Club. Most events will be on Tuesdays at 2:00 p.m. at the Calhoun Depot located across the railroad tracks from the library.

DW – The Science Zone, Fizz, Boom, Read!

Dalton-Whitfield Library presents The Science Zone for Fizz, Boom, Read!: Tuesday, July 15th @ 10:30am

Science ZoneScience Zone: Tuesday, July 15th @ 10:30am
Ben Roy, former director of WTVC News Channel 9 Science Theater, will be introducing general science in an interactive exhibit full of experiments and fun. The Science Showcase is appropriate for all ages and is filled with demonstrations for different kinds of science, from electricity to chemistry, in a form sure to dazzle children of all ages. Image copyright ofThe Science Zone.


Kids from 0 to rising 5th graders will get to participate in a summer full of reading, science, and fun in our Summer Reading Club. Most events will be on Tuesdays at 10:30am at the library.

Dr Ngrl

DW – Forensics, Spark a Reaction

Dalton-Whitfield Library presents Forensics for Spark a Reaction: July 10th @ 3:00pm

CrimeForensics: Thursday, July 10th @ 3:00pm
Whitfield County’s Sheriff Department will be sending over a crime scene investigator to talk about what he does for a living. Teens will be able to ask questions, see evidence, and learn how crimes are investigated in real life. The investigator will be showing fingerprinting methods and how evidence is collected as well as other hands-on activities. Cropped image CC 2.0 on Flickr by silver marquis


Rising 6th graders to rising 12th graders will get to participate in a summer full of reading, art, and fun with our Summer Reading Program. Most events will be on Thursdays at 3:00pm at the library.

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CG – Creating Bracelets with Polymer Clay, Spark a Reaction

Calhoun-Gordon Library presents Creating Bracelets with Polymer Clay for Spark a Reaction: Wednesday, July 9th @ 4:00pm

Creating Bracelets with Polymer Clay with Karli Land: Wednesday, July 9th @ 4:00pm
Choose your colors of polymer clay to make your own handmade beads. After the beads are baked, we will use them to create a one-of-a-kind bracelet for you to take home. Sign-up is required.

Rising 6th graders to rising 12th graders will get to participate in a summer full of reading, art, and fun with our Summer Reading Program. Most events will be on Wednesdays at 4:00pm at the Calhoun Depot located across the railroad tracks from the library.

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