DW – Late Opening Due to Race

Dalton-Whitfield Library will be have a late opening: Saturday, May 9th at 10:30am

Due to the Bill Gregory race, which will be taking place on Waugh street and other surrounding streets, Dalton-Whitfield Library will be delaying its opening. This will hopefully allow staff members and patrons to get to the building without difficulties from road closings.

We apologize for any inconvenience that this might cause. The library will still close at 1:30pm, and the computer lab will still close at 1:15 pm.

DW – Local Author Showcase and Reception

Dalton-Whitfield Library’s Friends of the Library present a Local Author Showcase and Reception, Wednesday, April 8th from 4:00-5:30pm

The Showcase and Reception will feature:

  • Larry Cooper, author of Lincoln’s Land and Amanda’s Bell;
  • Jason Swiney, author of Called Upon; and
  • Bruce Mitchell, author of A Man’s Kitchen–North Georgia’s Favorite Recipes and Calli Letters

For more information, see the flyer below.
Author Reception

NGRL – CLOSED Due to Inclement Weather

All NGRL Libraries (Dalton, Calhoun, and Chatsworth) will be closed will be closed all day on Thursday, February 26th due to weather

The library will be closed all day due to the inclement weather. Stay safe and stay warm!

When the library is closed, you can always renew your items online and check out ebooks, eaudiobooks, and emagazines from our Digital Media page using your library card and PIN.

DW – International Game Day 2014

Dalton-Whitfield Library presents International Game Day @ Your Library: Saturday, November 15th at 10:00am

Come to the library and play some games, including board games like Monopoly, Life, and Clue! Libraries across the country and the world will be hosting their own Game Days all around the same time. All ages are welcome and encouraged to join in.

For teens in 6-12th grade, there will be a Wii tournament. Drop by the library starting November 1st to sign up!

DW – Movie as part of the Happiness Project

Dalton-Whitfield Library’s The Happiness Project presents a movie: November 6th at 6pm

Join the library and other members of the community in watching a movie as part of the Happiness Project. For the movie title, call the library at 706-876-1360.

While you’re here, make sure you pick up a fabric square for the Happiness Quilt. Draw or write what makes you happy on it and bring it back to the library so we can make a community-based quilt!

Find more information about the Happiness Project.

DW – Book Discussion: Gifted Hands – The Happiness Project

Dalton-Whitfield Library’s The Happiness Project presents a book discussion of Ben Carson’s Gifted Hands: November 4th at 6pm

Join the library and other members of the community in reading and discussing Ben Carson’s book, Gifted Hands.

While you’re here, make sure you pick up a fabric square for the Happiness Quilt. Draw or write what makes you happy on it and bring it back to the library so we can make a community-based quilt!

Find more information about the Happiness Project.

DW – Chattanooga Symphony – The Happiness Project

Dalton-Whitfield Library’s The Happiness Project presents the Chattanooga Symphony playing some upbeat music: October 30th at 5:30pm

Join the library and other members of the community in listening to some happy, upbeat music played by the Chattanooga Symphony.

While you’re here, make sure you pick up a fabric square for the Happiness Quilt. Draw or write what makes you happy on it and bring it back to the library so we can make a community-based quilt!

Find more information about the Happiness Project.

DW – Ancestry Workshops

Dalton-Whitfield Library will be presenting Ancestry.com workshops: Monday, October 27th at 10:00am and Thursday, October 30 at 10:00am.

October 27th at 10:00am: Come learn the basics of using Ancestry Library Edition and see how the library can help you find your ancestors.

October 30th at 10:00am: Learn more the more advanced features of using Ancestry Library Edition and go more indepth on your family history.

These presentations will be offered in the LTTC, so go to the first floor on the elevator and take a left! We look forward to seeing you.
Ancestry.Com Workshops