CM – CLOSED due to weather

Chatsworth-Murray County Library will be closed all day on February 10, 2016 due to the weather

Murray county schools are closed, so we have decided to take the safer route and close as well. Please stay warm and stay safe. Do not use the book drops unless you feel safe driving. Keep an eye on the website, Facebook, and TV9 for any updates.

During this time, if you have a working library card and PIN, you can always access our eBooks and eAudiobooks by going to our Digital Media Page.
CM Inclement Weather

CM – CLOSED due to Inclement Weather

Chatsworth-Murray County Library will be closing at 1:00pm on Friday, January 22, 2016 due to the forecasted inclement weather.

We hope everyone stays safe and warm during this potential weather. We do ask that you do not use the bookdrops unless you feel it is safe to drive. We don’t want anyone to risk their safety!

During this time, eBooks and eAudiobooks will be available for download. Check our Digital Media Page for more information. All you need is a library card and a PIN number.

2016-01-22-Closing Due to Inclement Weather

CM – CLOSED for Inclement weather!

Chatsworth-Murray County Library will be closed all day on January 20, 2016 due to forecasted inclement weather

Murray county schools are closing, and to protect the community and the staff, Chatsworth-Murray County Library will be closed due to the weather. Story time will be cancelled for today. Join us next week on the 27th!


During this time, you can always check out ebooks and eAudiobooks by visiting our Digital Media page. For your own safety, we ask that you do not use our bookdrops unless you feel conditions are safe.

CM-Chatsworth-Murray County Library Board of Trustees Meeting

The Chatsworth-Murray County Library Board of Trustees will be holding their quarterly meeting on January 14, 2016 at 5:30 pm at the Chatsworth-Murray County Library. The meeting is open to the public.

If you are interested in the meeting or would like to know more, please contact the Chatsworth-Murray County Library at 706-695-4200 for more information.

DW & CM – CLOSED for New Year’s

Chatsworth-Murray Library, and Dalton-Whitfield Library will all be closed from Thursday, December 31st through Saturday, January 2nd for the New Year Holiday

Calhoun-Gordon Library Dates:
Our first day open in 2016 will be January 2nd, so we look forward to seeing you then! Stay safe and enjoy holidays.

Chatsworth-Murray Library Dates:

Dalton-Whitfield Library Dates:
Our first day open in 2016 will be January 4th, so we look forward to seeing you then! Stay safe and enjoy holidays.

Remember, during that time our book drops will be open for returns and our eBooks and eAudiobooks will still be available. You can renew your items online as well!

CM – Story Time

Chatsworth-Murray Library presents Story Time: Wednesdays at 10:30 am

  • 2/3 – National Freedom Celebration – Stories about Freedom and what it means to be free
  • 2/10 – Happy Birthday, Lucy Cousins – the author of the Maisy series – we’ll make Maisy hand puppets
  • 2/17 – Valentine’s Celebration – We’ll have our Valentine’s Day Party and make Valentine’s Cards
  • 2/24 – Happy Birthday, Abe Lincoln – Stories about Honest Abe


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.

CM – Polar Express Reading & Trains at Old Chatsworth Depot

Chatsworth-Murray Library is working with the Depot to offer Polar Express readings on December 5th, 2015 from 12:00pm – 4:00pm

Christmas is coming to the Old chatsworth Depot on Saturday, December 5th. Prior to the annual 6pm Christmas Parade through downtown, the historic Chatsworth train depot on First Avenue will be open from noon until 4:00pm/

Highlighting the afternoon will be model trains set up and running in the former freight room of the building, with readings of The Polar Express on the half hour. Train enthusiast Ted Yarbrough, and other members of the Georgia Garden Railway Society, will provide operating trains while other Depot Committee members will be on hand to give tours of the museum rooms of the Depot. Local educator Toby Westmoreland will do the readings.

Refreshments will be served and there could be a special someone with gifts for the children. The even is free for children 10 and under (must be accompanied by a paid adult), but a $2 donation for those ages 11 and up is requested with the proceeds going to the continued preservation of the Depot, Chatsworth’s oldest building. The event is co-sponsored by the Chatsworth-Murray County Library. For more information, call the library at 706-695-4200.

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