“Check It Out” at the Gilmer Library, Week of 4/17 to 4/25


This Week @ Gilmer County Library: April 17, 2017 – April 25, 2017
Heath Lee – Library Manager

Child Programs

Family Story Times
Tuesday, April 18 @ 10:30 AM
Wednesday, April 19 @ 4:00 PM
All ages welcome. Family Story Time is an excellent way to strengthen your children’s literacy skills, and all stories are always followed by a simple craft you can complete with your child.

Teen Programs

Virtual Reality Demos
Friday, April 21 @ 4:00 PM
Come and find yourself immersed in an explorable 3-dimensional world. Presented by Gilmer County Library.

Trading Card Games
Monday, April 24 @ 5:00 PM
Magic the Gathering! Pokémon! And more! Bring your deck and play against other teens. Snacks provided! Grades 6-12.

Coding Club
Tuesday, April 25 @ 4:00 PM
Learn the basics of computer coding. Each meeting will build on the previous, but you can work at your own pace. Join anytime! Grades 6-12.

Adult Programs

Lunch & Learn Knitters
Wednesday, April 19 @ 12:00 PM
Got a pattern that is “Needling” you? Looking for something new to get “Hooked” on? Join us on Wednesdays from 12-2 and let us try to “Unravel” your problem! Or come and learn how to knit or crochet. Everyone is welcome.

TechBytes-Intro to Word
Tuesday, April 18 @ 11:00 AM
Learn the basics of creating and saving personalized documents. Registration encouraged.

Yuck Water?
Thursday, April 20 @ 6:00 PM
Water quality at home discussions with UGA Extension Agent Eddie Ayers.

Friends of the Library Annual Meeting
Monday, April 24 @ 6:00 PM
Friends and patrons are invited to the annual meeting of FOGL. Former school superintendent Lex Rainey will be the featured speaker. Refreshments will be provided.

The Friends of the Library Bookshelf
This week the Bookshelf is featuring a nice selection of books on the Civil War.  In addition to classic titles there are unusual reads as well, including some vintage finds.

Remember that the library welcomes donations of gently read books and magazines. Those that the library does not need come to the Bookshelf, with all the proceeds benefiting the library.  Do not forget to visit the “back room” of the Bookshelf for newly stocked non-fiction and magazines.

Bookshelf hours are from 10:30-5:00 on weekdays and from 12:00-2:00 on Saturdays

Location and Contact Information
Address: 268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA 30540.
Phone: 706-635-4528.  Fax: 706-635-3528.
Hours: Monday-Thursday 9AM-8PM, Friday and Saturday 9AM-6PM.

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