CG – Music for all ages: Judy Mincey and the Sacred Harp Singers

Calhoun-Gordon County Library will be presenting a music event for all ages: Judy Mincey and the Sacred Harp Singers on Saturday, October 22, 2016 at 1:00pm

Jody Mincey and the Sacred Harp Singers will be presenting a shape-note singing farewell to the Reading Appalachia display, which will be leaving the library over the weekend.

CG – Storyteller Jane Cunningham

Calhoun-Gordon County Library will be presenting an all ages event: Storyteller Jane Cunningham on Thursday, October 20, 2016 from 4:00pm-5:30pm

Storyteller and educator 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. Come hear “Miss Jane” spin a story with an Appalachian theme. These programs are sponsored by the Calhoun-Gordon Council for a Literate Community.

CG – Singing Appalachia for the Family

Calhoun-Gordon County Library will be hosting Joseph Evans and Russell Cook for Singing Appalachia for the Family on Saturday, October 15, 2016 at 1:00pm

Singing Appalachia is sponsored by the Georgia String Band Festival and Gordon County Fiddlers’ Convention, which for more than 10 years has drawn crowds to the Harris Arts Center in late April. All ages welcome.

CG – Teen & Adult Appalachian Papermaking Workshop (Pre-Registration Required)

Calhoun-Gordon County Library wil be working with Karli Land to present a teen and adult workshop: Appalachian Papermaking on Saturday, October 8, 2016 at 1:00pm

Karli land will be leading a teen and adult workshop on papermaking that has an Appalachian twist. The class size will be limited, so pre-registration is required.

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.