• Dalton-Whitfield County Library is hiring! Visit the Job Opportunities page for more information.

  • Chatsworth-Murray County Library will be CLOSED
    January 22nd – Mid February
    as they move to a temporary location.

DW – CLOSING @ 5:00pm due to poor road conditions

Dalton-Whitfield County Library will be closing early due to inclement weather

In the interest of safety for our patrons and our staff, we are closing early. We will be closing at 5:00pm today.

All scheduled afternoon events will be cancelled or postponed.

Please keep an eye on our social media for more information.

All Branches – CLOSED due to Inclement Weather

Dalton-Whitfield, Calhoun-Gordon, and Chatsworth-Murray County Libraries will all be closed on January 16th and 17th due to inclement weather

Our libraries follow the school closings in each county. Each of the schools systems are closed and in the interest of safety for our patrons and our staff, we are closing for the day.

All scheduled events will be cancelled or postponed. Items returned on Thursday will not receive fines from Tuesday or Wednesday.

Please keep an eye on our social media for more information.

NGRL – All Branches CLOSED for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day / Todos los bibliotecas esta CERRADO por el Día de Martin Luther King

Dalton-Whitfield, Calhoun-Gordon, and Chatsworth-Murray County Public Libraries will be closed Saturday, January 13 – Monday, January 15, 2018

In observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, the libraries will be closed. Please note: Our downloadable eBooks and eAudiobooks will not be available due to scheduled PINES maintenance.

During this time, our bookdrops will be open.

Las bibliotecas CERRARÁ el sábado, el 13 de enero hasta el lunes, el 15 de enero de 2018

Por motivo del día de Martin Luther King, las bibliotecas cerrará. Nota: nuestro libros y audiolibros digitales no estará disponible durante este tiempo por el mantenimiento de PINES.
Nuestro caja de devolución de libro estará abierta.

Martin Luther King, Jr with closing date.

Martin Luther King, Jr, con la fecha de cierre

DW – Family Movie Night (English) / Noche de película familiar (inglés)

Dalton-Whitfield County Library will be hosting family movie night on Thursday, January 11, 2018 from 5:00pm – 7:00pm

The English Language version of the January Family movie will be played. This animated recent release tells the story of magical horse pals on an epic journey. Free popcorn and drinks will be provided. All ages welcome.

Dalton-Whitfield presenta: Película Familiar el 11 de enero de 2018 a las 5:00 hasta 7:00

La película del mes de enero estará en el lenguaje de inglés. Esta reciente animado cuenta la historia de los amigos de caballo mágico en un viaje épico. Vamos a tener palomitas y bebidas gratis. Todos edades son bienvenidas.

Este programa es gratis.

DW – Tween Pokémon™ Fan Event / Evento de Pokémon™ para Adolescentes

Dalton-Whitfield County Public Library is hosting a Tween Pokémon™ Fan Event on Tuesday, January 9, 2018 from 4:30-5:30

Tweens come together to trade and battle Pokémon and share their fandom. This event is open to tweens in 4th-6th grade.

La biblioteca de Dalton-Whitfield presentará un programa de Adolescentes: Evento de Pokémon™ el martes, 9 de enero de 2018 a las 4:30pm

Adolescentes (grados 4th-8th) reunirán para intercambiar y combatir Pokémon™.

Note: © 2017 Pokémon. © 1995–2017 Nintendo/Creatures Inc./GAME FREAK inc. Pokémon, Pokémon character names, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS, Wii, Wii U, and Wii are trademarks of Nintendo. All rights are reserved. This club is an unofficial gathering of fans and is not endorsed by the rights holders.

DW – PowerPoint Basics Computer Class / Clase de Computadora – PowerPoint: Los Básicos

Dalton-Whitfield County Library presents an PowerPoint Basics Computer Class on Tuesday, January 9, 2018, from 11:00am-12:30pm and on Thursday, January 11, 2018 from 5:30pm-7:00pm

Learn how to use PowerPoint’s basic features to add and delete slides, change slide layouts, format text, select themes, and add graphics to a presentation. Basic computer skills required.

No registration is required.

La biblioteca de Dalton-Whitfield presentá una clase de Computadora de PowerPoint: Los Básicos para los adultos, martes, el 9 de enero de 2018 a las 11:00am-12:30pm y jueves, el 11 de enero de 2018 a las 5:30pm-7:00pm

Aprenda como usar las funciones básicas de PowerPoint para agregar y eliminar diapositivas, cambiar diseños de diapositivas, formatear texto, seleccionar temas, y agregar gráficos a una presentación. Necesitas habilidades básicas de computación. Ofrece en inglés.

ALL BRANCHES – CLOSED due to inclement weather

Dalton-Whitfield, Calhoun-Gordon, and Chatsworth-Murray County Libraries will all be closed on January 8th due to inclement weather

Our libraries follow the school closings in each county. Each of the schools systems are closed and in the interest of safety for our patrons and our staff, we are closing for the day.

All scheduled events will be cancelled or postponed. Items returned on Tuesday will not receive fines from Monday.

Please keep an eye on our social media for more information.

DW – FoL Book Sale / Venta de libros de Los Amigos de la Biblioteca

Dalton-Whitfield’s Friends of the Library will be hosting their monthly book sale on the first Saturday of each month from 10am – 1pm

Join us for cheap books, videos, music, and more. All proceeds go to help the library purchase new books, materials for summer reading, and more. Book sales may be postponed or cancelled due to inclement weather or unexpected closings of the library.

2017 Schedule:

  • May 6th
  • June 3rd
  • July 1st
  • August 5th
  • October 7th
  • November 4th
  • December 2nd

2018 Schedule:

  • January 6th
  • February 3rd

To find out more about the Friends of the Library, visit the Friends of the Library page or check out their Facebook page.

DW – Story Time / El Tiempo de Cuentos

Dalton-Whitfield County Public Library will be hosting Story Time on Fridays at 4:00pm

Stories, crafts, and fun activities: this program is geared towards pre-k and elementary school learners, but all children are welcome!

  • January 26th – Hibernation
  • February 2nd – Football Fun
  • February 9th – Be my Valentine
  • February 16th – Happy Chinese New Year
  • February 23rd – Owls are a Hoot

Note: We will now be offering Move and Groove for younger children on Tuesdays at 11 instead of story time.

La biblioteca de Dalton-Whitfield presentará el Tiempo de Cuentos los viernes a las 4:00pm

Cuentos, arte, y actividades divertidas; este programa es diseñado para los niños de 4 años y arriba, pero todos niños son bienvenidos.

  • 26 de enero – La hiberación
  • 2 de febrero – fútbol americano
  • 9 de febrero – El día de San Valentín
  • 16 de febrero – Feliz Año Nuevo Chino
  • 23 de febrero –
    Los Búhos

Nota: Nos ofrecemos ¡Aprenda y Baila! para niños 0-4 años los martes a las 11:00am.

DW – DIY @ The Library: Mason Jar Lanterns / DIY @ The Library: Linternas de Tarro de Mason

Dalton-Whitfield County Public Library will be hosting DIY @ the Library: Mason Jar Lanterns on Thursday, January 4, 2018 at 5:30pm

We will take mason jars and tea lights and create beautiful mason jar lanterns. Supplies provided, just bring your creativity. For ages 18 & up.

La biblioteca de Dalton-Whitfield presentará DIY @ the Library: Linternas de Tarro de Mason el jueves, 4 de enero de 2018 a las 5:30

Crearemos bellas linternas de jarrones de albañil usando luces de té y tarros de Mason. Suministros proporcionados; solo traiga su creatividad. Este evento es para 18 años y arriba.