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 Friday, June 30th and Monday, July 31st

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.

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

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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.

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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.
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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.
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Click an address to be taken to Google Maps to find directions.
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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.
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Click an address to be taken to Google Maps to find directions.
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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.
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Friday / Viernes, June 16, 2017

SRP2017 – Balloon Storyteller Laurel Alford (Click for Locations)

Northwest Georgia Regional Library System presents a Summer Reading 2017 Event: Balloon Storyteller Laurel Alford coming on Thursday, June 15 and Friday, June 16, 2017

Laurel puts her twist on storytelling by making incredible balloon props and masks and getting the audience involved. Find out more about Laurel Alford at JustCallLaurel.com

Laurel pone su toque en la narración de sus cuentos como utilizando globos y máscaras e incluyendo el público a participar. Para más información sobre Laurel Alford visité el sitio JustCallLaurel.com

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 15, 2017

Friday / Viernes, June 16, 2017

SRP2017 – Teen: Seo’s Martial Arts: Self-Defense (Calhoun Only)

Calhoun-Gordon County Library presents a Summer Reading 2017 Teen Event:Seo’s Martial Arts: Self-Defense coming on Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Seo's Martial Arts

Learn some self-defense techniques through a demonstration by Seo’s Martial Arts. Martial Arts can help teach students many useful skills, including social skills, respect, and focus.

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.

Tuesday / Martes, June 13, 2017