This Week At Gilmer County Library: February 7, 2018 – February 14, 2018


Heath Lee – Library Manager

Youth Programs

Family Story Time
Wednesday February 7 @ 10:30 AM & 4:00 PM
Wednesday February 14 @ 10:30 AM & 4:00 PM
Family story times are designed for families with children of all ages. Story time is followed by a craft activity. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.

Lego Crew
Saturday February 10 @ 2:00 PM
The Lego Club has a different theme each month. Children can work alone or in teams to make their special creation, which will be displayed in the library until next month’s meeting. All ages, under 9 years of age with an adult please.


Adult Programs

GCGS Monthly Presentation: Letters of the Battle of Atlanta
February 8 @ 2:00 PM
Join the Gilmer County Genealogy Society as we welcome Brian Quinlan, author, historian, and Revolutionary and Civil War Battlefield war guide as he shares and discusses letters written during the Battle of Atlanta campaign. Refreshments served at 1:30

Be A Better Driver
February 9 @ 9:30 AM
Refresh and update your driving skills. Attendance is free or you may choose to register, pay a $20 fee ($15 for AARP members) and be eligible to receive a certificate at the end of the day accepted by most insurance companies for an insurance discount. Discount eligibility is at the discretion of your insurance company.

Nutrition Know-How
Wednesday February 14 @ 9:30 AM
Learn how to eat heathy without spending a lot of money, the value of having a grocery list, what it means to eat healthy foods, and portion control to prevent weight gain. Presented by Jessie Moore, UGA Family and Consumer Services Agent.

Budgeting Basics
Wednesday February 14 @ 1:00 PM
Learn how to stretch your food dollars, the importance of
paying bills on time, and how to keep track of your spending.
Presented by Jessie Moore, UGA Family and Consumer
Services Agent.

The Friends of the Library Bookshelf

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

Library Location & 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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