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

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

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


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!

DW – Kids Creation Station

Dalton-Whitfield County Library will be hosting a kids program: Creation Station on Thursday, April 28, 2016, from 4:00pm – 5:00pm

This month, our topic is engineering. After some discussion, we’ll work in teams to participate in an egg drop challenge. Work together and use critical thinking skills and creative ingenuity to build a container that will protect an egg from a high fall. Participation is limited to 30 children and is first come, first served. No sign-up or early registration. This is a free event and all materials are provided. Kids from kindergarten to 5th grade only, please.

Note: Children must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of the class.

DW – 5:00pm CLOSING due to Safety Testing

Dalton-Whitfield County Library will be CLOSING AT 5:00pm today, Friday, March 18, 2016

There will be testing and inspection of the library’s Fire and Security Alarm systems, which will require all power to be shut down. For safety reasons, we cannot have the public in the library during this time. We apologize for any inconvenience and will open tomorrow at 10:00am as planned.

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