• Summer Reading Click to visit SRP2017 page.

CG – Library Board of Trustees Meeting

The Calhoun-Gordon County Library Board of Trustees will be meeting on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 beginning at 4:30pm

Board meetings are open to the public. All Calhoun-Gordon County Library Board Meetings are held at the Calhoun-Gordon County Library.

FY2017 Dates:

  • October 11, 2016 @ 4:30pm
  • January 10, 2017 @ 4:30pm
  • April 11, 2017 @ 4:30pm
  • August 8, 2017 @ 4:30pm
  • October 10, 2017 @ 4:30pm

All Branches – CLOSED for Independence Day / Todas las bibliotecas – CERRADO por el Día de la Independencia

All Northwest Georgia Regional Library System branches will be closed July 4, 2017 for Independence Day

Picture with a flag and information about branches closing for Independence Day, the 4th of July.

Todas las bibliotecas del sistema regional de noroeste Georgia estarán cerrado el 4 de julio 2017 por el Día de la Independencia

Foto con banderas y información de las bibliotecas que cierran por el Día de Independencia, el 4 de julio.

SRP2017 – Teen: Relationship Smarts Plus (Calhoun Only)

Calhoun-Gordon County Library presents a Summer Reading 2017 Teen Event: Relationship Smarts Plus with University of Georgia Extension on Monday – Friday, June 26th-30th

Relationship Smarts Plus (RS+), focuses on personal development related to identity, goals and values, distinguishing between healthy versus unhealthy relationship behaviors and safe choices in forming relationships, preventing dating violence, developing communication skills, and making mature relationship decisions. Separated into sections for middle school and high school.

Teens in 6th-12th grade only, please.
Click a place name for a list of all events at that location for the 2017 Summer Reading Program.
Haga clic en un nombre de lugar para obtener una lista de todos los eventos en ese lugar para 2017 Summer Reading Program.
Click an address to be taken to Google Maps to find directions.
Haga clic en una dirección para visitar Google Maps y obtener direcciones.

Monday – Friday / Lunes hasta Viernes, June 26-30

SRP2017 – Teen: Coding Class (Calhoun Only)

Calhoun-Gordon County Library presents a Summer Reading 2017 Teen Event: Coding Class on Saturdays in June

Stylized laptop with mock code.

Come learn basic programming concepts and strengthen your logical thinking skills using a combination of Khan Academy lessons and IRL exercises. The class will be led by G. Ann Campbell, a programmer with nearly 20 years’ experience in the industry. Originally self taught, Campbell went back to school to earn her Bachelor’s of Computer Science while programming full time during the day. Today she works as a Product Manager for SonarSource SA, the company behind the open source software code quality platform SonarQube. Pre-registration is required.

Teens in 6th-12th grade only, please.

Click a place name for a list of all events at that location for the 2017 Summer Reading Program.
Haga clic en un nombre de lugar para obtener una lista de todos los eventos en ese lugar para 2017 Summer Reading Program.
Click an address to be taken to Google Maps to find directions.
Haga clic en una dirección para visitar Google Maps y obtener direcciones.

Saturdays in June

SRP2017 – Teen: Chef Carlin Cooking for Teens (Calhoun Only)

Calhoun-Gordon County Library presents a Summer Reading 2017 Teen Event: Chef Carlin Book for Teens coming on Friday, June 23, 2017

Stylized chef hat, knife, apple, and banana

Chef Carlin, who is a personal chef, will teach us to prepare delicious and healthy meals. Everyone will get to help prepare the menu and then eat. Pre-registration is required – Program limit is 25.

Teens in 6th-12th grade only, please.

Click a place name for a list of all events at that location for the 2017 Summer Reading Program.
Haga clic en un nombre de lugar para obtener una lista de todos los eventos en ese lugar para 2017 Summer Reading Program.
Click an address to be taken to Google Maps to find directions.
Haga clic en una dirección para visitar Google Maps y obtener direcciones.

Friday / Viernes, June 23, 2017

SRP2017 – Adult: Build a Better Environment with Composting (Calhoun Only)

Calhoun-Gordon County Library presents a Summer Reading 2017 Adult Event: Build a Better Environment with Composting coming on Thursday, June 22, 2017

Shovel digging into compost

Many people will recycle items such as newspapers and cans. Another way of waste reducing is recycling leaves, lawn clippings and tree and shrub trimmings. Recycling and turning these resources into nutrient rich organic matter is called composting. In this session, you will learn the basics of composting, including how composting works, what can and cannot be composted, and the benefits of using compost on your land.

Adults 18 and up only, please.
Click a place name for a list of all events at that location for the 2017 Summer Reading Program.
Haga clic en un nombre de lugar para obtener una lista de todos los eventos en ese lugar para 2017 Summer Reading Program.
Click an address to be taken to Google Maps to find directions.
Haga clic en una dirección para visitar Google Maps y obtener direcciones.

Thursday / Jueves, June 22, 2017

CG – Annual Friends of the Library Meeting (Public Welcome)

Calhoun-Gordon County Library’s Annual Friends of the Library Meeting will be Tuesday, June 20th at 7:00pm

Special guest speaker, North Georgia Author: Janie Dempsey Watts. She will be speaking and signing her books, “Moon Over Taylor’s Ridge” and “Return to Taylor’s Crossing”. Admission is free and refreshments will be served. You do not have to be a member of Friends of the Library to attend.

The main part of the library will not be open during this meeting.

SRP2017 – Animal Adventures Robin Pressley (Click for Locations)

Northwest Georgia Regional Library System presents a Summer Reading 2017 Event: Animal Adventures Robin Pressley coming on Tuesday, June 20 and Wednesday, June 21, 2017

As a former exotic animal trainer and zoo educator, Robin Pressley-Keough brings her furry friends to meet kids and teach them how to build a better world for animals! Find out more about Robin Pressley at AnimalAdventures.info

Robin Pressley-Keough, ex entrenador a de animales exóticos y educador de zoológico, traerá unos animales para conocer a los niños y enseñarles cómo construir un mundo mejor para los animales! Para más información sobre Robin Pressley visité el sitio AnimalAdventures.info

Click a place name for a list of all events at that location for the 2017 Summer Reading Program.
Haga clic en un nombre de lugar para obtener una lista de todos los eventos en ese lugar para 2017 Summer Reading Program.
Click an address to be taken to Google Maps to find directions.
Haga clic en una dirección para visitar Google Maps y obtener direcciones.

Tuesday / Martes, June 20, 2017

Wednesday / Miércoles, June 21, 2017

SRP2017 – Teen: Manners Worth Millions (Calhoun Only)

Calhoun-Gordon County Library presents a Summer Reading 2017 Teen Event: Manners Worth Millions coming on Monday, June 19, 2017

Hands shaking after an introduction

Having good manners shows respect for yourself and for others around you. Learn how to introduce yourself, how and why to write thank you notes, how to set the table, and appropriate dress for various occasions.

Teens in 6th-12th grade only, please.
Click a place name for a list of all events at that location for the 2017 Summer Reading Program.
Haga clic en un nombre de lugar para obtener una lista de todos los eventos en ese lugar para 2017 Summer Reading Program.
Click an address to be taken to Google Maps to find directions.
Haga clic en una dirección para visitar Google Maps y obtener direcciones.

Monday / Lunes, June 19, 2017

SRP2017 – Teen & Adult: Build a Better World for Shelter Animals (Calhoun Only)

Calhoun-Gordon County Library presents a Summer Reading 2017 Teen and Adult Event: Build a Better World for Shelter Animals coming on Friday, June 16 2017

Stylized cat and dog

Susan Henson from Gordon County Animal Shelter will be sharing a presentation and then we will be making toys for the animals. For both teens and adults.

Teens and Adults in 6th grade and up only, please.

Click a place name for a list of all events at that location for the 2017 Summer Reading Program.
Haga clic en un nombre de lugar para obtener una lista de todos los eventos en ese lugar para 2017 Summer Reading Program.
Click an address to be taken to Google Maps to find directions.
Haga clic en una dirección para visitar Google Maps y obtener direcciones.

Friday / Viernes, June 16, 2017