DW – Adult Coloring Time / Tiempo para Colorear por Adultos (October 2016)

Dalton-Whitfield County Library will be hosting an adult event: Coloring Time on Tuesday, October 4, 2016 and Tuesday,October 18, 2016 from 3:00pm – 6:30pm

Drop by any time between 3pm and 6:30pm to enjoy free coloring pages, quiet music, and coffee. Enjoy some time to de-stress. This is a free event with all materials provided. Adults ages 18 and up only, please.

Dalton-Whitfield presenta: Tiempo para colorear por adultos el 4 y el 18 de septiembre a las 3:00 hasta 6:30

Adultos 18 y arriba son bienvenidos para visitar en cualquier tiempo en media a 3:00 y 6:30 para té, café, música calmada, y hojas para colorear.

Este programa es gratis.


CG – Writing Workshop with John Shivers

Calhoun-Gordon County Library will be hosting John Shivers for a writing workshop on Saturday, October 1, 2016 from 10:30am – 2:00pm

Join local Author John Shivers as he teaches us about writing about the Appalachian region and its distinct customs and mores. This is a great workshop to attend if you’re planning to enter our Appalachian Writing Contest, which has a submission deadline of October 17 by 6:00pm. All ages are welcome.

Participants are encouraged to bring your lunch and participate in a “Lunch and learn” session. Pre-registration is encouraged.

DW – El Tiempo de cuentos en español

La biblioteca de Dalton-Whitfield presenta un programa para los niños en español: Tiempo de cuentos sábado, el 1 y sábado, el 29 de octubre a las 11:00 de la mañana

Este nuevo programa se ofrece 2-3 veces por mes por los sábados variados según el horario. Leemos 2-3 cuentos en español y hacemos una actividad divertida.


DW – Creation Station for K-5th Grade / Estación de Creación para los grados k-5

Dalton-Whitfield County Library presents: Creation Station for K-5th Grade on Thursday, September 29, 2016 at 4:00pm

Kids in K-5th will create a weaving project using old CDs. This event is first come, first served. No early registrations available. Limit: 25 people.

La biblioteca de Dalton-Whitfield presenta: Estación de Creación para los grados K-5 el 29 de septiembre a las 4:00 de la tarde

Niños en los grados de K-5 van a tejer un proyecto usando discos compactos. El evento es por orden de llegada. No se permiten registros tempranos. Límite: 25 personas.

DW – LTTC Social Media Computer Class: Facebook 102 (September 2016)

Dalton-Whitfield County Library’s LTTC presents a Social Media: Facebook 102 class on Thursday, September 29, 2016 from 11:00am – 12:30pm and Friday, September 30, 2016 from 4:00pm-5:30pm

Adding friends, sharing, posting, and messaging. Basic computer skills and an email address required.

Registration is required for all LTTC classes. You can register in several different ways. Click the image below to fill out an online form, call the library at 706-876-2504, or drop by to pick up a paper form.


CG – Computer Class: Excel 102 (Pre-Registration Required)

Calhoun-Gordon County Library presents a computer class: Excel 102 on Wednesday, September 28, 2016 from 10:30am – 11:45am

We’ll learn about the basic functions, and how to use the spreadsheets to do simple math.

Pre-registration is required for all classes. To register, drop by or call 706-624-1456.

CG – Family Story Teller: Jane Cunningham

Calhoun-Gordon County Library presents an all ages event: Storyteller Jane Cunningham on Tuesday, September 27, 2016 from 4:00pm – 5:30pm

Come sit a spell and hear “Miss Jane” spin a story with an Appalachian theme.

Jane Owen Cunningham is guaranteed to bring a smile to your face and a memory to your heart! Her enduring sense of humor and irresistible Southern charm make her “Miss Jane Stories” an enchanting experience for all audiences.

“Miss Jane”, born and raised in Mississippi, graduated cum laude from Mississippi University for Women and received her Master’s Degree in Early Childhood Education from Berry College in Georgia. A love of stories lead Jane to her work as a storyteller, workshop leader, and media specialist at Berry College Elementary School. At Berry she works with kindergarten through eighth grade and college students in the school of education. Jane Cunningham has delighted audiences in Jonesborough, TN at the National Storytelling Festival as an Exchange Place Teller and as the Storyteller in Residence for the International Story Telling Center. “Northerners and Southerners” were captivated by her stories at the Washington Storyteller’s Theatre in Washington, D.C. “Hiss Jane” has performed at the Alliance Theatre, Winter Storytelling Festival, the Carter Center and the National Storytelling Convention in Atlanta, GA.

Find out more at missjanestories.com.