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Little Hands Art Class 10:30 AM
Little Hands Art Class
Oct 1 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
This program is a great introduction to storytime for toddlers. We’ll read a quick story or two and then dive into a toddler friendly craft to do with a caregiver. Warning: We may give your[...]
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Building Blocks 11:00 AM
Building Blocks
Oct 2 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
This program is intended for children ages 2-5. No pre-registration is required, but we request groups larger than 5 to call at least two days in advance. The program lasts about 45 minutes and may[...]
Building Blocks Storytime 11:00 AM
Building Blocks Storytime @ Lumpkin County Library
Oct 2 @ 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM
The program lasts approximately 45 minutes and may include songs, fingerplays, and crafts in addition to the stories. Building Blocks Storytime is designed for children ages 2 to 5. No pre-registration is required, but groups[...]
Colorama Adult Coloring Program 11:00 AM
Colorama Adult Coloring Program @ Lumpkin County Library
Oct 2 @ 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Come join us for our adult coloring club. All materials are provided for this FREE program. Come for a creative time of de-stressing.
Using Mango Languages 2:00 PM
Using Mango Languages @ Lumpkin County Library
Oct 2 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Learn how to get started with Mango Languages, an online resource that will help you learn a foreign language at the library, at home, or on-the-go with the app. Call the Lumpkin County Library at[...]
Lego Club 3:30 PM
Lego Club
Oct 2 @ 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM
 
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Book Babies 11:00 AM
Book Babies @ Lumpkin County Library
Oct 3 @ 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM
It’s never too early to chew on a good book! These lapsit storytimes include songs, action rhymes, and stories. Structured activity for 15 minutes with playtime after. Ages: Birth – 23 months.
Floor Yoga 11:00 AM
Floor Yoga
Oct 3 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Exercise. Meditation. Flexibility. Breathing. Posture. Come join us as we learn the restorative art of yoga on Thursdays. Instructor: Lynne Campbell. Bring your own yoga mat. This class is for ages 18 and up and[...]
Chair Yoga 3:00 PM
Chair Yoga
Oct 3 @ 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Exercise. Meditation. Flexibility. Breathing. Posture. Come join us as we learn the restorative art of yoga on Thursdays. Instructor: Lynne Campbell. Bring your own yoga mat. This class is for ages 18 and up and[...]
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Book Sale
Book Sale
Oct 4 all-day
 
Needlework Fridays 10:00 AM
Needlework Fridays
Oct 4 @ 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Gather to work on your current project and have a fun time with fellow needlework fanatics! Whether you like crochet, knitting, cross stitch, needlepoint, quilting, or anything in between, this group is open to all![...]
Needlework Fridays 10:00 AM
Needlework Fridays
Oct 4 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Gather to work on your current project and have a fun time with fellow needlework fanatics! Whether you like crochet, knitting, cross stitch, needlepoint, quilting, or anything in between, this group is open to all![...]
Stitch in Time Craft Sessions 10:00 AM
Stitch in Time Craft Sessions @ Lumpkin County Library
Oct 4 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Enjoy the company of other craft folks as you work on your own knitting, crochet, crosstitch, or other project! (Note: No instruction provided).
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Book Sale
Book Sale
Oct 5 all-day
 
Reading to Dogs 1:00 PM
Reading to Dogs @ Lumpkin County Library
Oct 5 @ 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
1st Grade & Up Reading to dogs 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[...]
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Tai Chi 10:00 AM
Tai Chi
Oct 7 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
If you’re looking for a way to reduce stress, consider tai chi (TIE-CHEE). Originally developed for self-defense, tai chi has evolved into a graceful form of exercise that’s now used for stress reduction and a[...]
3-D Printer Demonstration 2:00 PM
3-D Printer Demonstration @ Lumpkin County Library
Oct 7 @ 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Have you heard about 3-D printers? Have you wondered what they look like, how they sound, and how they work? Stop in and watch a demonstration and enter to win one of the creations!
Fall VIVE Day 2:00 PM
Fall VIVE Day @ Lumpkin County Library
Oct 7 @ 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Join us to try out the VIVE virtual reality game! Look around while wearing the headset and view a different world; use the wireless controllers to paint in the air or face-off against space pirates[...]
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Little Hands Art Class 10:30 AM
Little Hands Art Class
Oct 8 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
This program is a great introduction to storytime for toddlers. We’ll read a quick story or two and then dive into a toddler friendly craft to do with a caregiver. Warning: We may give your[...]
641 Cookbook Club 12:00 PM
641 Cookbook Club
Oct 8 @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Choose a recipe from the cookbook on display at the library. Bring your prepared recipe and share your results.
Just Words Scrabble Club 2:00 PM
Just Words Scrabble Club @ Lumpkin County Library
Oct 8 @ 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Come join us the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month for Scrabble Club. All levels of experience are welcome. All materials provided for this FREE program.
LEGO Club 4:00 PM
LEGO Club @ Lumpkin County Library
Oct 8 @ 4:00 PM – 4:45 PM
Join us for two rooms of LEGO building fun! We provide the LEGO bricks and you provide the talent! Participants have 45 minutes to build something associated with the monthly theme. October’s theme: Movies. Grades[...]
Pajama Storytime 6:00 PM
Pajama Storytime
Oct 8 @ 6:00 PM – 6:45 PM
Put on your snuggliest pajamas and join us at Dawson County Library at 6:00 for stories, crafts and snacks! Fun for the whole family.
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Building Blocks 11:00 AM
Building Blocks
Oct 9 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
This program is intended for children ages 2-5. No pre-registration is required, but we request groups larger than 5 to call at least two days in advance. The program lasts about 45 minutes and may[...]
Building Blocks Storytime 11:00 AM
Building Blocks Storytime @ Lumpkin County Library
Oct 9 @ 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM
The program lasts approximately 45 minutes and may include songs, fingerplays, and crafts in addition to the stories. Building Blocks Storytime is designed for children ages 2 to 5. No pre-registration is required, but groups[...]
Colorama Adult Coloring Program 11:00 AM
Colorama Adult Coloring Program @ Lumpkin County Library
Oct 9 @ 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Come join us for our adult coloring club. All materials are provided for this FREE program. Come for a creative time of de-stressing.
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Book Babies 11:00 AM
Book Babies @ Lumpkin County Library
Oct 10 @ 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM
It’s never too early to chew on a good book! These lapsit storytimes include songs, action rhymes, and stories. Structured activity for 15 minutes with playtime after. Ages: Birth – 23 months.
Floor Yoga 11:00 AM
Floor Yoga
Oct 10 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Exercise. Meditation. Flexibility. Breathing. Posture. Come join us as we learn the restorative art of yoga on Thursdays. Instructor: Lynne Campbell. Bring your own yoga mat. This class is for ages 18 and up and[...]
Chair Yoga 3:00 PM
Chair Yoga
Oct 10 @ 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Exercise. Meditation. Flexibility. Breathing. Posture. Come join us as we learn the restorative art of yoga on Thursdays. Instructor: Lynne Campbell. Bring your own yoga mat. This class is for ages 18 and up and[...]
Pajama Storytime 6:00 PM
Pajama Storytime @ Lumpkin County Library
Oct 10 @ 6:00 PM – 6:45 PM
You are welcome to wear your PJ’s and bring your teddy bear to this special evening-edition of Storytime. We’ll share a couple of stories and rhymes, and create a fun craft to take home. All[...]
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Needlework Fridays 10:00 AM
Needlework Fridays
Oct 11 @ 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Gather to work on your current project and have a fun time with fellow needlework fanatics! Whether you like crochet, knitting, cross stitch, needlepoint, quilting, or anything in between, this group is open to all![...]
Needlework Fridays 10:00 AM
Needlework Fridays
Oct 11 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Gather to work on your current project and have a fun time with fellow needlework fanatics! Whether you like crochet, knitting, cross stitch, needlepoint, quilting, or anything in between, this group is open to all![...]
Stitch in Time Craft Sessions 10:00 AM
Stitch in Time Craft Sessions @ Lumpkin County Library
Oct 11 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Enjoy the company of other craft folks as you work on your own knitting, crochet, crosstitch, or other project! (Note: No instruction provided).
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Pumpkin Decorating 11:00 AM
Pumpkin Decorating @ Lumpkin County Library
Oct 12 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Free program! Sign up to decorate a pumpkin with paint, stickers, and a variety of craft supplies. Pumpkins and supplies provided! Bring a box to carry your pumpkin home. Space is limited! Sign-ups begin Oct.[...]
Pumpkin Decorating 1:00 PM
Pumpkin Decorating @ Lumpkin County Library
Oct 12 @ 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Free program! Sign up to decorate a pumpkin with paint, stickers, and a variety of craft supplies. Pumpkins and supplies provided! Bring a box to carry your pumpkin home. Space is limited! Sign-ups begin Oct.[...]
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Closed for Staff Development Day
Closed for Staff Development Day
3-D Printer Demonstration 2:00 PM
3-D Printer Demonstration @ Lumpkin County Library
Oct 14 @ 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Have you heard about 3-D printers? Have you wondered what they look like, how they sound, and how they work? Stop in and watch a demonstration and enter to win one of the creations!
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Little Hands Art Class 10:30 AM
Little Hands Art Class
Oct 15 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
This program is a great introduction to storytime for toddlers. We’ll read a quick story or two and then dive into a toddler friendly craft to do with a caregiver. Warning: We may give your[...]
The STEAM Express 3:30 PM
The STEAM Express @ Lumpkin County Library
Oct 15 @ 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM
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. October’s theme: Math. Ages[...]
Reading to Dogs 5:45 PM
Reading to Dogs @ Dawson County Library
Oct 15 @ 5:45 PM – 6:45 PM
Reading to dogs 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[...]
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Building Blocks 11:00 AM
Building Blocks
Oct 16 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
This program is intended for children ages 2-5. No pre-registration is required, but we request groups larger than 5 to call at least two days in advance. The program lasts about 45 minutes and may[...]
Building Blocks Storytime 11:00 AM
Building Blocks Storytime @ Lumpkin County Library
Oct 16 @ 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM
The program lasts approximately 45 minutes and may include songs, fingerplays, and crafts in addition to the stories. Building Blocks Storytime is designed for children ages 2 to 5. No pre-registration is required, but groups[...]
Colorama Adult Coloring Program 11:00 AM
Colorama Adult Coloring Program @ Lumpkin County Library
Oct 16 @ 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Come join us for our adult coloring club. All materials are provided for this FREE program. Come for a creative time of de-stressing.
Using Ancestry Library Edition 2:00 PM
Using Ancestry Library Edition @ Lumpkin County Library
Oct 16 @ 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Ancestry Library Edition contains millions of family history records from around the world. Join us for a tutorial on how to navigate and utilize this FREE genealogy resource at the Lumpkin County Library. Register by[...]
Georgia On My Mind Book Club 3:30 PM
Georgia On My Mind Book Club
Oct 16 @ 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Do you enjoy reading and discussing books about Georgia History? Then join us for our monthly book discussions. This month’s pick is Rosa by Jonathan Rabb.
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Book Babies 11:00 AM
Book Babies @ Lumpkin County Library
Oct 17 @ 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM
It’s never too early to chew on a good book! These lapsit storytimes include songs, action rhymes, and stories. Structured activity for 15 minutes with playtime after. Ages: Birth – 23 months.
Floor Yoga 11:00 AM
Floor Yoga
Oct 17 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Exercise. Meditation. Flexibility. Breathing. Posture. Come join us as we learn the restorative art of yoga on Thursdays. Instructor: Lynne Campbell. Bring your own yoga mat. This class is for ages 18 and up and[...]
The Happy Bookers Book Discussion Group 1:30 PM
The Happy Bookers Book Discussion Group @ Lumpkin County Library
Oct 17 @ 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM
The Happy Bookers Book discussion group meets the 3rd Thursday of each month at 1:30 p.m. in the downstairs meeting room of the library. The group discusses a different book each month. Selections are chosen[...]
Chair Yoga 3:00 PM
Chair Yoga
Oct 17 @ 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Exercise. Meditation. Flexibility. Breathing. Posture. Come join us as we learn the restorative art of yoga on Thursdays. Instructor: Lynne Campbell. Bring your own yoga mat. This class is for ages 18 and up and[...]
Lumpkin County Library Board Meeting 5:00 PM
Lumpkin County Library Board Meeting
Oct 17 @ 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Read the agenda here.
Lumpkin County Library Board Meeting 5:00 PM
Lumpkin County Library Board Meeting
Oct 17 @ 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
 
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Needlework Fridays 10:00 AM
Needlework Fridays
Oct 18 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Gather to work on your current project and have a fun time with fellow needlework fanatics! Whether you like crochet, knitting, cross stitch, needlepoint, quilting, or anything in between, this group is open to all![...]
Stitch in Time Craft Sessions 10:00 AM
Stitch in Time Craft Sessions @ Lumpkin County Library
Oct 18 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Enjoy the company of other craft folks as you work on your own knitting, crochet, crosstitch, or other project! (Note: No instruction provided).
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Closed for Gold Rush
Pumpkin Decorating 10:30 AM
Pumpkin Decorating
Oct 19 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Sign up to decorate a pumpkin with paint, stickers, and a variety of craft supplies. Pumpkins and supplies provided! Bring a box to carry your pumpkin home. You can sign up for a slot at[...]
Pumpkin Decorating 1:00 PM
Pumpkin Decorating
Oct 19 @ 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Sign up to decorate a pumpkin with paint, stickers, and a variety of craft supplies. Pumpkins and supplies provided! Bring a box to carry your pumpkin home. You can sign up for a slot at[...]
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LEGO Free Build Day 10:00 AM
LEGO Free Build Day @ Lumpkin County Library
Oct 21 @ 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Stop in from 10:00am to 5pm to build as much as you would like. What a perfect way to spend a day off school! We provide the LEGO bricks, and you provide the creativity! Afterwards,[...]
Tai Chi 10:00 AM
Tai Chi
Oct 21 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
If you’re looking for a way to reduce stress, consider tai chi (TIE-CHEE). Originally developed for self-defense, tai chi has evolved into a graceful form of exercise that’s now used for stress reduction and a[...]
BUNCO 1:00 PM
BUNCO
Oct 21 @ 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
BUNCO is a group for fun and socialization. This game is easy to pick up and loads of fun. Registration is not required and is FREE! Bring a friend.
3-D Printer Demonstration 2:00 PM
3-D Printer Demonstration @ Lumpkin County Library
Oct 21 @ 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Have you heard about 3-D printers? Have you wondered what they look like, how they sound, and how they work? Stop in and watch a demonstration and enter to win one of the creations!
Alternate Visions Book Club 2:30 PM
Alternate Visions Book Club @ Lumpkin County Library
Oct 21 @ 2:30 PM – 4:00 PM
This group reads science fiction & fantasy titles and meets on the third Monday of each month from 2:30 – 4:00 p.m. in the downstairs meeting room. Adults 18 years and up. Hope to see[...]
Dawson County Library Board Meeting 5:00 PM
Dawson County Library Board Meeting
Oct 21 @ 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Read the agenda here.
Chestatee Regional Library Board Meeting 6:00 PM
Chestatee Regional Library Board Meeting
Oct 21 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Read the agenda here.
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Building Blocks 11:00 AM
Building Blocks
Oct 23 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
This program is intended for children ages 2-5. No pre-registration is required, but we request groups larger than 5 to call at least two days in advance. The program lasts about 45 minutes and may[...]
Colorama Adult Coloring Program 11:00 AM
Colorama Adult Coloring Program @ Lumpkin County Library
Oct 23 @ 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Come join us for our adult coloring club. All materials are provided for this FREE program. Come for a creative time of de-stressing.
Pageturners Book Club 1:00 PM
Pageturners Book Club @ Dawson County Library
Oct 23 @ 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM
The group discusses books of various genre and meets on the fourth Wednesday of each month. This months selection will be “Democracy: The Long Road to Freedom” by Condoleezza Rice.
Using FamilySearch.org 2:00 PM
Using FamilySearch.org @ Lumpkin County Library
Oct 23 @ 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Learn how to use familysearch.org to search for records, build a family tree, and more! Call the Lumpkin County Library at 706-864-3668 to sign up for this class.
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Community Shredding Event 10:00 AM
Community Shredding Event @ Lumpkin County Library
Oct 24 @ 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
In partnership with the Dahlonega Rotary Sunrise, the library will be hosting a free shredding event. Document Destruction Services from Gainesville, Georgia, will be onsite to shred up to five boxes of materials per person.[...]
Floor Yoga 11:00 AM
Floor Yoga
Oct 24 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Exercise. Meditation. Flexibility. Breathing. Posture. Come join us as we learn the restorative art of yoga on Thursdays. Instructor: Lynne Campbell. Bring your own yoga mat. This class is for ages 18 and up and[...]
Chair Yoga 3:00 PM
Chair Yoga
Oct 24 @ 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Exercise. Meditation. Flexibility. Breathing. Posture. Come join us as we learn the restorative art of yoga on Thursdays. Instructor: Lynne Campbell. Bring your own yoga mat. This class is for ages 18 and up and[...]
Theater Thursday: Hotel Transylvania 2 5:00 PM
Theater Thursday: Hotel Transylvania 2 @ Lumpkin County Library
Oct 24 @ 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM
Free family movie! Popcorn will be provided, or you are welcome to bring your own snacks! October’s movie will be “Hotel Transylvania 2” (PG).
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Needlework Fridays 10:00 AM
Needlework Fridays
Oct 25 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Gather to work on your current project and have a fun time with fellow needlework fanatics! Whether you like crochet, knitting, cross stitch, needlepoint, quilting, or anything in between, this group is open to all![...]
Stitch in Time Craft Sessions 10:00 AM
Stitch in Time Craft Sessions @ Lumpkin County Library
Oct 25 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Enjoy the company of other craft folks as you work on your own knitting, crochet, crosstitch, or other project! (Note: No instruction provided).
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Tai Chi 10:00 AM
Tai Chi
Oct 28 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
If you’re looking for a way to reduce stress, consider tai chi (TIE-CHEE). Originally developed for self-defense, tai chi has evolved into a graceful form of exercise that’s now used for stress reduction and a[...]
3-D Printer Demonstration 2:00 PM
3-D Printer Demonstration @ Lumpkin County Library
Oct 28 @ 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Have you heard about 3-D printers? Have you wondered what they look like, how they sound, and how they work? Stop in and watch a demonstration and enter to win one of the creations!
Art Explorers 4:00 PM
Art Explorers
Oct 28 @ 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Every month we will learn about a different artist or movement and then complete a project inspired by what we learned. Ages 8 and up. This month we will be studying Cubism.
Chestatee Regional Library Board Meeting 5:00 PM
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Adult Craft Night 5:00 PM
Adult Craft Night
Oct 29 @ 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Come get crafty at Dawson County Library on the last Tuesday of each month. Our October craft will be Paper Strip Pumpkins! We will be using old book pages! Everyone is asked to bring your[...]
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Colorama Adult Coloring Program 11:00 AM
Colorama Adult Coloring Program @ Lumpkin County Library
Oct 30 @ 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Come join us for our adult coloring club. All materials are provided for this FREE program. Come for a creative time of de-stressing.
Teen Cafe- Team Trivia 3:00 PM
Teen Cafe- Team Trivia
Oct 30 @ 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Join us on the last Wednesday of every month for a different activity just for teens. This month we will be playing team trivia. For 8th-12th grade
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Floor Yoga 11:00 AM
Floor Yoga
Oct 31 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Exercise. Meditation. Flexibility. Breathing. Posture. Come join us as we learn the restorative art of yoga on Thursdays. Instructor: Lynne Campbell. Bring your own yoga mat. This class is for ages 18 and up and[...]
BYOT: Bring Your Own Technology 1:30 PM
BYOT: Bring Your Own Technology @ Lumpkin County Library
Oct 31 @ 1:30 PM – 5:00 PM
If you have a device you need help understanding, bring it to us! We’ll help you get the most out of your phone, tablet, or laptop. Call 706-864-3668 to sign up for a one-hour technology[...]
BYOT: Bring Your Own Technology 1:30 PM
BYOT: Bring Your Own Technology
Oct 31 @ 1:30 PM – 5:00 PM
If you have a device you need help understanding, bring it to us! We’ll help you get the most out of your phone, tablet, or laptop. Call 706-344-3690 to sign up for a 30 minute[...]
Chair Yoga 3:00 PM
Chair Yoga
Oct 31 @ 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Exercise. Meditation. Flexibility. Breathing. Posture. Come join us as we learn the restorative art of yoga on Thursdays. Instructor: Lynne Campbell. Bring your own yoga mat. This class is for ages 18 and up and[...]