DW – CLOSED for Staff In-Service Day

Dalton-Whitfield Library will be closed on July 30th and July 31st for a Staff In-Service Day

In order to best serve our patrons, the library staff periodically receives training. We’ll be focusing on Collection Development this time, so look forward to some great things happening!

Remember, whenever the library is closed, you can still access our Digital Media like eBooks and eAudiobooks. You can also drop books off at the bookdrop or renew online!

DW – The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Teen Movie

Dalton-Whitfield Library presents a Summer Reading Program: Teens’ Choice Movie, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay on July 16th at 4:00pm

Teens in 6-12th grade, you voted on it, now we’ll watch it! The movie will be in the LTTC Classroom in the downstairs of Dalton-Whitfield Library.

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Free popcorn will be available. Don’t forget to check in for your weekly prize and a chance to win a grand prize. Check-ins stop 15 minutes before the show and begin again after the show ends.

DW – Martial Arts Showcase Teen & Children’s SRP

Dalton-Whitfield Library presents a Summer Reading Program for Teens and Children: Martial Arts Showcase on July 11th at 11:00 am

Special thanks to the Tenchi Karate Dojo for showcasing their amazing skills! Don’t forget to check in for your weekly prize and a chance to win a grand prize. Check-ins stop 15 minutes before the show and begin again after the show ends.

While many events are available at different locations, the Martial Arts Showcase will only be available at the Dalton-Whitfield County Library on July 11th at 11:00am.

DW – Teen SRP Comic Book Artist Kyle Puttkammer

Dalton-Whitfield Library presents a Summer Reading Program: Comic Book Artist Kyle Puttkammer on July 2nd

The creator of “Galaxy Man”, Kyle will show kids and teens what it takes to make a comic book. Don’t forget to check in for your weekly prize and a chance to win a grand prize. Check-ins stop 15 minutes before the show and begin again after the show ends.

Many of our events will be available at several locations for two days. Please pick the location and time that is most convenient for you and your family!

July 2nd:
Children’s Program:
10:00 am – Calhoun-Gordon County Library
2:00 pm – Dalton-Whitfield County Library

Teen Program:
12:00 pm – Calhoun-Gordon County Library
4:00 pm – Dalton-Whitfield County Library

Dalton Library's Summer Reading Program Presents: Kyle Puttkammer, Comic Book Artist, at various locations.

DW – Teen Comic Book Make-up Tutorial

Dalton-Whitfield Library presents a Summer Reading Program: Comic Book Make-up tutorial, June 25th at 3:00pm

Teens in 6-12th grade, learn how to do costume make up to look like a character from a comic book. Don’t forget to check in for your weekly prize and a chance to win a grand prize. Check-ins stop 15 minutes before the show and begin again after the show ends.

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DW – Teen Super Craft

Dalton-Whitfield Library presents a Summer Reading Program: Teen Super Craft on June 11th at 3:00pm

Teens in 6-12th grade, learn to create a cool tote from old t-shirts. We’ll provide the supplies, but if you have an old t-shirt you’d like to cut up, feel free to bring it! Don’t forget to check in for your weekly prize and a chance to win a grand prize. Check-ins stop 15 minutes before the show and begin again after the show ends.

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DW – Teen Cosplay Tips & Tricks @ Dalton Community Center

Dalton-Whitfield Library presents a Summer Reading Program: Cosplay Tips and Tricks on June 2nd at 3:00pm

This event will be at the Dalton Community Center (Mack Gaston Center).

Teens in 6-12th grade, join us to learn about cosplaying, or costuming as your favorite superhero or character. Don’t forget to check in for your weekly prize and a chance to win a grand prize. Check-ins stop 15 minutes before the show and begin again after the show ends.