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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!
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.
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!
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 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.
Adults are encouraged to dress as their favorite Star Wars characters and partake in a friendly game of trivia!
Dalton-Whitfield County Library presents a Teen event: School’s Out Cotton Ball War on Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 5:30pm
Teens in 6-12th grade, learn to make catapults, slingshots, and a working tank out of school supplies. Cotton balls will be used as ammo so parents have no fear! The warrior who takes out the most targets will receive a prize!
Dalton-Whitfield County Library presents a Teen Fandom Friday event: Captain America on Friday, May 20, 2016 at 4:30pm
Teens in 6-12th grade, prepare for the next Captain America Marvel Movie with a balloon war and DIY shields.
Dalton-Whitfield County Library presents a Teen College Series event: Graduation Celebration – Postponed/Cancelled
Originally scheduled for Saturday, May 14th, this program has been postponed/cancelled due to the library being closed.
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.
Dalton-Whitfield County Library will be hosting a teen Fandom Friday: Doctor Who on Friday, April 29, 2016, from 4:30pm – 5:30pm
This is a free event with all materials provided. Teens in grades 6th – 12th only, please.
Dalton-Whitfield County Library will be hosting a teen event: Project Prom on Saturday, April 23, 2016, from 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Using recycled materials, we’ll be creating dresses which can be used for prom, or anything you desire. This is a free event with all materials provided. Teens in grades 6th – 12th only, please.