CG – Creating a Canvas Quote, Spark a Reaction

Calhoun-Gordon Library presents Creating a Canvas Quote for Spark a Reaction: Wednesday, July 30th @ 4:00pm

Creating a Canvas quote with Karli Land: Wednesday, July 30th @ 4:00pm
Make a mixed media art project. From paper crafting, to paint, to artistic design. Choose your patterns and colors and then add your favorite quote. 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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CG – DIY Duct Tape, Spark a Reaction

Calhoun-Gordon Library presents DIY Duct Tape for Spark a Reaction: Wednesday, July 23rd @ 4:00pm

DIY Duct Tape with Chasity Huley: Wednedsay, July 23rd @ 4:00pm

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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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

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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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.

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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CG – Reptile Wrangler, Fizz, Boom, Read!

Calhoun-Gordon Library presents the Reptile Wrangler for Fizz, Boom, Reads!: Tuesday, July 8th @ 2:00pm

Reptile WranglerReptile Wrangler: Tuesday, July 8th @ 2:00pm
Ken Panse has been working with exotic animals for over twenty years and is eager to share his passion with children through educational presentations. Children will be able to get up close and personal with some of the animals, when possible, while learning about their habitats, dietary needs, and distinct behaviors. Some of the animals can be touched by the viewers if children behave and follow all instructions given by the Reptile Wrangler. Image copyright of Reptile Wrangler.


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