DW Teen Blog

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SRP2016 – Fandom Fitness – DW Teens

Dalton-Whitfield County presents a Teen SRP2016 Event: Fandom Fitness coming Thursday, June 16, 2016 at 4:00pm

Fitness para los fanaticos en el jueves, 16 de junio a las 4:00

Create healthy recipes and participate in active events inspired b6y your favorite movies, books, games, and TV shows!

¡Aprende a hacer recetas saludables y participa en eventos de actividad inspiradas en tus películas favoritas, libros, juegos y programas de televisión!

Text @yalib to 81010 to get reminders and updates!

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SRP2016 – Fitness Festival @ Mack-Gaston Community Center – DW Teens

Dalton-Whitfield County presents a Teen SRP2016 Event: Fitness Festival @ the Mack-Gaston Community Center coming Tuesday, June 21, 2016 at 2:00pm

Fitness Festival al Mack-Gaston Community Center en el martes, 21 de junio a las 2:00

This event will be at the Mack-Gaston Community Center on 218 N. Fredrick Street, Dalton, GA 30721.

Come hang out with incredible fitness professionals, learn about fitness at Dalton State College, participate in a belly dancing workshop, and try new ways of working out!

Este programa será al Mack-Gaston Community Center en 218 N. Fredrick Street, Dalton, GA 30721.

¡Ven a pasar el rato con increíbles profesionales del fitness! ¡Participa en una clase de danza del vientre, aprende lo que fitness es en el colegio Dalton State y descubre nuevas maneras de hacer ejercicio!

Text @yalib to 81010 to get reminders and updates!

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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 – Teen Cotton Ball War

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!




DW – Teen Fandom Friday: Captain America

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.




DW – Postponed/Cancelled – Teen College Series: Graduation Celebration

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.


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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DW – Teen Fandom Friday: Doctor Who

Dalton-Whitfield County Library will be hosting a teen Fandom Friday: Doctor Who on Friday, April 29, 2016, from 4:30pm – 5:30pm

to register.

This is a free event with all materials provided. Teens in grades 6th – 12th only, please.