Calhoun-Gordon County Library, East Tennessee Historical Society, and Knox County (Tennessee) Public Library have worked together to present an exhibit: Reading Appalachia: Voices from Children’s Literature, beginning Wednesday, July 27, 2016 and ending October 22, 2016
Join us for an interactive exhibit that explores the literary heritage of the Appalachia region. Meet lifesize storybook characters, and participate in special activities.
Calhoun-Gordon County Library will be closed Monday and Tuesday, July 25 and 26, 2016, all day
We have a new exhibit coming to our library, and in order to set it up, the library will be closed for your safety. Keep an eye on our website and our Facebook for more information!
During this time, our bookdrops will remain open and Dalton-Whitfield County Library and Chatsworth-Murray County Library will be available for your check out and computer needs.
Calhoun-Gordon County Library will be hosting a teen craft on Monday, July 18, 2016 from 3:30pm – 5:00pm
We will be creating tie-blankets which will be donated to foster children. Join us and help make a difference! Teens in 6th – 12th grade, please.
Calhoun-Gordon County Library presents a Teen SRP2016 Event: Drumming for Success with Dr. Arvin Scott on Thursday, June 30, 2016 from 4:00pm-5:30pm
Come meet Dr. Arvin Scott, Professor of Music, from the University of Georgia, Athens. He will present hands-on, interactive, group drumming. This will be a fun, exciting, motivational and educational program.
Calhoun-Gordon County Library presents a Teen SRP2016 Event: Chef Carlin on Tuesday, June 21, 2016 from 4:00pm-5:30pm
Chef Carlin, who is a personal chef, will teach us to prepare delicious and healthy meals. The class is hands-on and everyone will get to help prepare the menu & then eat. Pre-registration is required and the program is limited to 25.
Calhoun-Gordon County Library presents a Teen and Adult SRP2016 Event: Creating Homemade Spa Products on Saturday, June 18, 2016 from 1:00pm-2:30pm
Join crafting fanatic, Karli Land, as she teaches the
basics of making your very own spa products. With basic ingredients and simple instruction, each participant will be creating their very own spa products to take home.
Calhoun-Gordon County Library presents a Teen SRP2016 Event: Writing Classes: From Young Writer to Young Author on Saturday, June 11, 2016 from 1:30pm-2:30pm
Local author and founder of the Calhoun Area Writers, Karli Land, will be offering a workshop that will transform your writing and get it ready for publishing. Come learn the ins and outs of the industry and what it takes to get your book on the shelves.
Calhoun-Gordon County Library presents a Teen SRP2016 Event: Zumba with Tennille Aker from Fitness First coming Tuesday, June 7, 2016 from 4:00pm-5:30pm
Who doesn’t want to have fun getting fit? Zumba, the Latin-dance-inspired fitness workout, aims to help you do just that. Zumba uses music and choreographed steps to form a fitness party atmosphere. Come meet Tennille Aker and join the fun!
Northwest Georgia Regional Library System will be hosting a Math Success Camp for Rising 9th Graders on Mondays and Wednesdays between June 20, 2016 and July 18, 2016
The Math Success Camp will help motivated, rising 9th graders prepare for freshman Algebra. Transitioning from middle school to high school can be scary. Learning skills that will help students do well in critical subjects like math, is a big confidence booster. The Math Success Camp will show kids that math can be fun, creative, and can apply to real life. The camp will be taught by certified area high school math teachers, and will focus on helping students: improve their confidence in their ability to do math , learn skills that will prepare them for Algebra I, Learn how to study math, and connect mathematical concepts to real life application.
There will be sessions available in the mornings from 10am – 12pm and in the evenings from 4pm – 6pm. There will be no class the week of July 4th.
Classes will take place at Dalton-Whitfield County Library, 310 Cappes St, Dalton GA, 30720, but are open to motivated students from Gordon, Murray, and Whitfield counties.
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Calhoun-Gordon County Library presents a Teen SRP2016 Event: Essential Oils coming Saturday, June 4, 2016 at 2:00pm
Come see how Essential Oils can help support so many body functions & learn many ways that you can save money using Essential Oils. Free samples will be given out. Pre-registration is required!