DW – Star Lab, Fizz, Boom, Read!

Dalton-Whitfield Library Presents the Star Lab for Fizz, Boom, Read!: Tuesday, June 10th @ 4 showings starting around 10:30am.

Star LabStar Lab: Tuesday, June 10th @ All Day
The Star Lab is a mobile planetarium that allows children to experience and learn more about stars, constellations, and our universe. The hour-long program will explain what stars are and introduce the Greek constellations so they can locate them in our own night sky. Children should register at the circulation desk before the program to make sure they get a seat in the age-appropriate program. Space is limited. There will be 4 showings. Image copyright of Learning Technologies, inc.


Kids from 0 to rising 5th graders will get to participate in a summer full of reading, science, and fun in our Summer Reading Club. Most events will be on Tuesdays at 10:30am at the library.

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DW – Rocketry, Spark a Reaction

Dalton-Whitfield Library presents Rocketry for Spark a Reaction: Thursday, June 5th @ 12:00pm

RocketRocketry: Thursday, June 5th @ 12:00pm
The Southern Area Rocketry (SoAR) Association will be coming out to work with teens. Teens will learn about how rockets work, how to predict the heights they can reach, and more while making a model rocket. Once it’s decorated, teens and parents can head over to Heritage Park where we will be launching the rockets. Teens will get to keep their rockets when they are done! Rockets are provided for the first 30 teens to register. Parents are asked to provide transportation for their teens. Cropped image is CC 2.5 on Wikimedia by Justin Lebar


Rising 6th graders to rising 12th graders will get to participate in a summer full of reading, art, and fun with our Summer Reading Program. Most events will be on Thursdays at 3:00pm at the library.

Spark a Reaction

DW – Blast off, Fizz, Boom, Read!

Dalton-Whitfield Library Presents: Blast Off! Fizz, Boom, Read: Tuesday, June 3rd @ 10:30am.

RocketBlast Off Party!: Tuesday, June 3rd @ 10:30am
The Blast Off! Party will introduce the new and improved eight-week Summer Reading Club where children can earn prizes by reading and participating in a variety of science based programs. They will learn more about the robot building competition in which they can build robots out of anything to win prizes. There will be several special guests and a movie featuring a space bound robot who is in love with a sleek robot who has discovered that life can resume on the earth.


Kids from 0 to rising 5th graders will get to participate in a summer full of reading, science, and fun in our Summer Reading Club. Most events will be on Tuesdays at 10:30am at the library.

Dr Ngrl

DW – 14+ Book Club, Spark a Reaction

Dalton-Whitfield Library presents a 14+ Book Club for Spark a Reaction: Tuesday, July 22nd @ 3:00pm

14+ Book Club: Tuesday, July 22nd @ 3:00pm
Read The Future of Us by Jay Asher and Carolyn Mackler and discuss the book with other teens. 14 and up, please.

Rising 6th graders to rising 12th graders will get to participate in a summer full of reading, art, and fun with our Summer Reading Program. Most events will be on Thursdays at 3:00pm at the library.

Spark a Reaction

DW – Library Resources (LTTC)

The Dalton-Whitfield Library will be offering a Library Resources (eBooks, digital magazines, and digital audiobooks) course this May. Registration is required and limited to 15 people per class. To register, visit the Learning and Technology Training Center’s Schedule.

Classes being offered:

Library Resources: eBooks- May 12th at 10am-12pm.
Library Resources: Zinio and OneClickDigital – May 14th at 10am-12pm.

For more information about the classes, check out the class descriptions.

You must be 16 or older to register and take classes at the Learning and Technology Training Center.

DW – Computer Basics (LTTC)

The Dalton-Whitfield Library will be offering a Computer Basics course this May. Registration is required and limited to 15 people per class. To register, visit the Learning and Technology Training Center’s Schedule.

Classes being offered:

Computer Basics: Getting Started – May 6th at 10am-12pm.
Computer Basics: Internet and E-mail – May 8th at 10am-12pm.
Computer Basics: Google Drive -May 13th at 10am-12pm.
Intermediate Computer Skills – May 15th at 10am-12pm.

For more information about the classes, check out the class descriptions.

You must be 16 or older to register and take classes at the Learning and Technology Training Center.

DW – Volunteer Open Reception

Dalton-Whitfield is looking for new volunteers! Reception: April 29th at 5:30pm

Interested in volunteering at Dalton-Whitfield Library? If you’re over 18 and interested, come to our volunteer reception! This is your opportunity to chat with the library departments and find out what opportunities you might enjoy. Options include Summer Reading Registration, shelving, program help, and more.

Drop by on April 29th to find out more. Ask at the circulation between now and then to pick up the information packets. We look forward to seeing you!