CHECK IT OUT! Week of April 30, 2015
Heath Lee, Gilmer County Library Branch ManagerThe 2015 Summer Reading Program begins on 5/22/15. Be sure to bring your children to the Gilmer County Library to sign up. We give away prizes for reading books and have a Grand Prize drawing. Call the library for full details.
Lap-Sit Storytime – April Showers
Thursday, April 30 @ 10:30 AM
Lap-Sit story time is a fun and personalized way to encourage early literacy by including books, songs, rhymes, and physical activity for ages 1 to 3 years with a participating adult.
Young Adult Programs
Teen Monday – Anime
Monday, May 4 @ 5:00 PM
Teen programs will now be on Mondays at 5PM. If you enjoy watching Anime or Manga, stop in as we watch samplers and other free episodes.
Thursday, April 30 @ 5:30 PM
Gilmer High School teacher John Cribb will talk about the finer points of capturing audio and video. He will also demonstrate ways to edit the A/V content to make it presentable for any project. All ages are welcome to attend.
Lunch and Learn Knitting & Crocheting
Wednesday, May 6 @ 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Bring your brown bag lunch, needles and yarn to the Gilmer County Library. Already know how to knit, come for the fun! If you are unable to attend a meeting, that’s ok. If knitting, bring #8 needles and yarn of any color. If crocheting, bring G or H hooks and Peaches & Cream cotton yarn of any color.
More Than Honey: Bees in the Garden
Thursday, May 7 @ 6:00 PM
The Master Gardeners of Gilmer County will discuss the importance of allowing those pesky pollinators access in to your garden. Light refreshments will be served.
The Friends of the Library Bookshelf
Cook up something nice for Mom with recipes from the excellent selection of cook books featured in the Bookshelf this week. We have classics like Southern Living and Taste of Home, as well as international, grilling, and community cookbooks, all in excellent condition.
Take a look at the “last chance” shelves where our inventory of half-priced books is refreshed weekly. You can put your payment for these books in the donations box if the Bookshelf is closed.
Bookshelf hours are from 10:30-5:00 on weekdays and from noon-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-5PM.