Art Explorers

Child's hand covered in finger paint.

Dawson County

Every month we will learn about a different artist or movement and then complete a project inspired by what we learned. For ages 8-18.

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Board Game Extravaganza and Chess Club

Hands playing a board game

Dawson County

Join us one Tuesday every month for a children and teen board game extravaganza!  Games will be available for all skill levels, and recommended ages are five and up.  Enjoy a fun, free afternoon at your library!

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Lego Club

Dawson County Library
Lumpkin County Library

You bring the imagination and we bring the LEGOS! Each month will have a different creative theme. Open to K-12th graders in Lumpkin and all ages in Dawson.

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The STEAM Express!

Child's hand working with electric circuit learning tool

Lumpkin County

Drop-in program with STEAM stations for all ages. We will explore a different STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math) topic each month with different “stations” to explore at your own pace. Ages 3+

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Reading to Dogs

Little girl reading to two dogs

Dawson County Library
Lumpkin County Library

Open to 1st graders and up, CAREing Paws helps children build self confidence in a comfortable, accepting environment. This is an opportunity for your child to practice his or her reading skills for fifteen minutes, working one-on-one with a therapy dog and his or her trainer.
Call your library branch of choice to schedule your 15-minute appointment.

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Theater Thursdays

Row of three filled popcorn boxes

Lumpkin County

Grab the family for free movie fun at the library! We will be playing a different PG-rated movie one Thursday of each month. Free popcorn will be provided, but you are welcome to bring your own snacks too. All ages welcome!

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Contacts

For more information about children’s programming, please contact one of our Youth Services Specialists:

Dawson County Library
Leah Weber
706-344-3690, ext. 24
lweber@chestateelibrary.org

Lumpkin County Library
Andrea Tucker
706-864-3668, ext. 223
atucker@chestateelibrary.org