CM – Science Zone SRP

Chatsworth-Murray Library presents a Summer Reading Program: Science Zone on July 14th, 15th, and 17th

The “Heroes of Science” will show kids how science itself can become a super power. Don’t forget to check in for your weekly prize and a chance to win a grand prize. Check-ins stop 15 minutes before the show and begin again after the show ends.

Many of our events will be available at several locations for two days. Please pick the location and time that is most convenient for you and your family!

July 14th:
11:00 am – Dalton-Whitfield County Library
2:00 pm – Cohutta Elementary
4:30 pm – Tunnel Hill Elementary

July 15th:
10:30 am – Calhoun-Gordon County Library
2:00 pm – Valley Point Elementary
4:30 pm – Antioch Elementary

July 17th:
2:00 pm – Chatsworth Murray County Library

Dalton Library's Summer Reading Program Presents: Science Zone at various locations.

CM – Community Hero: Police Officers

Chatsworth-Murray Library presents a Summer Reading Program: Community Hero – Police Officers on July 1st at 10:30am

Come meet a community hero. Police officers are better than super heroes! Don’t forget to check in to record your weekly reading. Please note that checking in ends 15 minutes before the program begins and remains closed until the end of the program.

CM – Reptile Wrangler SRP

Dalton-Whitfield Library presents a Summer Reading Program: Reptile Wrangler on June 23rd and 24th

Get up close to snakes, lizards, and insects. Learn about the super powers of the animals. Don’t forget to check in for your weekly prize and a chance to win a grand prize. Check-ins stop 15 minutes before the show and begin again after the show ends.

Many of our events will be available at several locations for two days. Please pick the location and time that is most convenient for you and your family!

June 23rd:
11:00 am – Dalton-Whitfield County Library
12:30 pm – Tunnel Hill Elementary
2:00 pm – Cohutta Elementary

June 24th:
10:30 am – Calhoun-Gordon County Library
12:30 pm – Antioch Elementary
2:00 pm – Valley Point Elementary
4:30 pm – Chatsworth-Murray County Library

Dalton Library's Summer Reading Program Presents: Reptile Wrangler at various locations.

CM – Smokey the Bear

Chatsworth-Murray Library presents a Summer Reading Program: Smokey the Bear on June 17th at 10:30am

Come meet Smokey the Bear and hear about the hard work the heroes of the forest do. Don’t forget to check in to record your weekly reading. Please note that registration and checking in closes 15 minutes before the show begins and remains closed until the end of the event.

CM – Super Hero Kick-Off Summer Reading 2015

Chatsworth-Murray Library presents the opening for our Summer Reading Program: a Superhero Kickoff! at the library. June 3nd starting at 10:30am

It’s time for Chatsworth-Murray’s Summer Reading Program! Everything kicks off with a Superhero Kickoff at the library. Come in your favorite superhero costume! Mom and dad can dress up too.

This year, the children’s programs are for kids from 0 to 12 years old.

Summer Reading Program Event: Superhero Kick off!

CM – Memorial Day Story Time

Chatsworth-Murray Library presents Memorial Day Story Time: May 27th at 10:30 am

Join us as we learn about Memorial Day and why we celebrate it!

10:30am every Wednesday. Please note that story time sessions are regularly scheduled for the general public and are for preschool-age kids. An adult must remain with children attending story time. If a child engages in disruptive behavior, the adult must remove him/her from the session.

We now have a picnic table built by Boy Scouts Troop 75 with materials donated by Bradley Ace Hardware for an outdoor activity area. Story Time will never be the same!

CM – Victoria Day Story Time

Chatsworth-Murray Library presents Victoria Day Story Time: May 20th at 10:30 am

Come learn about Queen Victoria with some kid-friendly stories.

10:30am every Wednesday. Please note that story time sessions are regularly scheduled for the general public and are for preschool-age kids. An adult must remain with children attending story time. If a child engages in disruptive behavior, the adult must remove him/her from the session.

We now have a picnic table built by Boy Scouts Troop 75 with materials donated by Bradley Ace Hardware for an outdoor activity area. Story Time will never be the same!

NGRL – SRP SweepStakes

Win awesome prizes for your reading!

Every year, GPLS partners with some awesome groups in order to encourage kids to read. Find out more information below!

529Path

Grand Prize: One child will win $5,529 towards a Path2College 529 Plan
Other Prizes: Four children will win $1,529 towards a Path2College 529 Plan
Start Date: May 1st, 2015
Deadline: August 10th, 2015
Qualifications: Legal residents of the state of Georgia who are at least 21 years of age or older, are the parent, legal guardian or grandparent of a child born in 1999 or after and who is participating in the 2015 Every Hero Has A Story Summer Reading Program may enter for a chance to win.
How to enter: Enter the sweepstakes by completing the entry form.
More Information: Visit the website at www.path2college529.com or by clicking the image.

 

BravesPrize: A free Braves ticket and a SUBWAY Restaurants Fresh Fit for Kids Meal.
Start Date: May 15th, 2015
Deadline: August 31st, 2015
Qualifications: Open to Georgia students in grades K-12.
How to enter: Read at least one book on sports/sportsmanship, then register for the Home Run Readers program and complete the grade appropriate online activity. Print off your certificate and bring it to the library to receive a redeemable code!
More Information: Visit the website at braves.com/reading/ or by clicking the image.



GPLS_Scanner-20150505090751 Prize: A free youth ticket with the purchase of at least 1 adult ticket to a 2015-16 Atlanta Hawks regular season game and a bookmark
Start Date: May 22nd, 2015
Deadline: August 28th, 2015
Qualifications: Open to Georgia students in grades K-12.
How to enter: Read at least five books, then register for the Check It Out program. Expect an e-mail with your ticket information in October at the start of the Hawks’ season!
More Information: Visit the website at CheckItOutReading.com or by clicking the image.