DW – STEM Challenge for Kids and Teens

Dalton-Whitfield County Library will hosting an event for kids and teens of all ages: STEM Challenge on Wednesday, June 15, 2016 starting at 12:00pm

The STEM Challenge is an event for children of all ages! Children and teens from birth to 12th grade are encouraged to come and take part in activities that will encourage critical thinking skills, teamwork, and creative ingenuity. From there, the children will be broken up into groups according to their age/grade level. Once in their groups, they will be given challenges that will encourage them to work together to complete certain tasks.

We will have special guests in attendance that day to kick-off the event, including:

  • Richard Woods, State School Superintendent
  • Matt Jones, Chief of Staff
  • Caitlin Dooley, Deputy Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction
  • Julie Walker, State Librarian
  • other community members dedicated to learning and literacy!

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SRP2016 – Storyteller Josie Bailey (Click for Locations)

Northwest Georgia Library System presents a SRP2016 Event: Storyteller Josie Bailey coming Tuesday, June 14, 2016 and Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Josie Bailey has been delighting audiences at schools, fesitvals, and libraries all over Georgia with her stories for over 2 decades. See more at www.josiebailey.com.
Josie Bailey ha estado deleitando a las audiencias en las escuelas, festivales, y bibliotecas por todo Georgia con sus historias por más de 2 décadas. Para más información visité el sitio www.josiebailey.com.

Click a place name for a list of all events at that location for the 2016 Summer Reading Program.
Haga clic en un nombre de lugar para obtener una lista de todos los eventos en ese lugar para 2016 Summer Reading Program.
Click an address to be taken to Google Maps to find directions.
Haga clic en una dirección para visitar Google Maps y obtener direcciones.

Tuesday / Martes, June 14, 2016

Wednesday / Miércoles, June 15, 2016

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SRP2016 – Yoga with Angela Deaton from Fitness First – CG Adults

Calhoun-Gordon County Library presents an Adult SRP2016 Event: Yoga with Angela Deaton from Fitness First coming Thursday, June 9, 2016 from 4:00pm-5:30pm

Come join Angela Deaton and learn how to meditate and relieve stress. Be sure to bring your own mat or large towel.

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SRP2016 – Gutsy Fox (Click for Locations)

Northwest Georgia Library System presents a SRP2016 Event: Gutsy Fox coming Thursday, June 9, 2016 and Friday, June 10, 2016

Come join Gutsy for his high-flying, slam-dunking reading show. You too will be Crazy Like a Fox for Reading! See more at GutsyFox.com.

Click a place name for a list of all events at that location for the 2016 Summer Reading Program.
Haga clic en un nombre de lugar para obtener una lista de todos los eventos en ese lugar para 2016 Summer Reading Program.
Click an address to be taken to Google Maps to find directions.
Haga clic en una dirección para visitar Google Maps y obtener direcciones.

Thursday / Jueves, June 9, 2016

Friday / Viernes, June 10, 2016

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SRP2016 – Jump Rope Masters (Click for Locations)

Northwest Georgia Regional Library System presents a Summer Reading 2016 Event: Jump Rope Masters coming on Thursday, June 2, 2016 and Friday, June 3, 2016

Peter Nestler is a 7-Time World Champion rope jumper that currently holds 11 Guinness World Records. His performance includes rope jumping, unicycling, and audience participation. See more at www.jumprm.com.

Peter Nestler es un muncial campeón siete veces saltando la cuerda. Corrientemente el sostiene 11 Guinness World Records. Su actuación incluye saltar la cuerda, monociclo, y participación de la audiencia. Para más información visité el sitio www.jumprm.com.

Click a place name for a list of all events at that location for the 2016 Summer Reading Program.
Haga clic en un nombre de lugar para obtener una lista de todos los eventos en ese lugar para 2016 Summer Reading Program.
Click an address to be taken to Google Maps to find directions.
Haga clic en una dirección para visitar Google Maps y obtener direcciones.

Thursday / Jueves, June 2, 2016

Friday / Viernes, June 3, 2016

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DW – Closed for Memorial Day

Dalton-Whitfield Library will be closed for the Memorial Day holidays on Saturday, May 28, 2016 and Monday, May 30, 2016

In order for our staff to spend Memorial Day with their family, Dalton-Whitfield County Library will be closed. Stay safe.

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!

DW – Library Closed Due to Road Closures

Dalton-Whitfield County Library will be closed on Saturday, May 14, 2016 all day

Due to the Bill Gregory Race, which has routes along Cappes Street and Waugh Street, the library will be closed. During this time, it is very difficult to get to the library.

We will reopen on Monday, May 16th at 10:00am. We apologize for any inconvenience.

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DW – Community Garden Talk

Dalton-Whitfield County Library presents an event: Community Garden Talk on Friday, May 6, 2016 at 1:30pm

Recently, some amazing 1st graders from Brookwood helped create a beautiful butterfly garden at the library. Join them for a brief presentation about butterfly gardents including how to care for it, which plants and butterflies to expect, and more. All ages are welcome to this event!

DW – May the 4th Be With You Celebration (All Ages)

Dalton-Whitfield County Library celebrates the Star Wars fandom with May the 4th Be With You with programs for all ages on Wednesday, May 4th, 2016 from 5pm – 6:30pm

Children’s Celebration
Children of all ages are encouraged to dress up as ther favorite Star Wars character and join in the fun as we make crafts and play.
Teen Think Tank Celebration
Teens in 6th – 12th grade will create mini Star Wars piñatas while discussing the library’s plans for the summer. All materials will be provided.
Adult Celebration
Adults are encouraged to dress as their favorite Star Wars characters and partake in a friendly game of trivia!