Jun
19
Sat
Adopt a Beanie Baby
Jun 19 @ 10:00 AM – 1:30 PM

Ever dream of having your very own Hippo? Or Flamingo? Come pick out your own exotic (stuffed) animal at Dawson County Library! Make a collar for your new pet, decorate a small carrier and receive a certificate of adoption. This event is for children of all ages!

This event is offered in partnership with Dawson County Humane Society. We will be collecting donations for the Humane Society during this event. You can find a list of items they need HERE.

Jun
22
Tue
Teen SRP Program – Creative Corner
Jun 22 @ 4:00 PM – 4:45 PM

Join us for a special series of SRP programs specifically for students in 6th – 12th grade. Do you draw, or knit, or write? Stop by with your current project, whatever it is, or use our supplies to make handcrafted greeting cards to send to someone you know!

Jun
23
Wed
Children’s SRP Program – Lee Bryan, That Puppet Guy
Jun 23 @ 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM

Join us for our Children’s Summer Reading Program events! These free programs will take place in our meeting rooms and are recommended for ages 3 through 11. No registration required.

Colorama Adult Coloring Club
Jun 23 @ 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Join us for adult coloring club every Wednesday from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm. All supplies are provided for this FREE program. Stay the whole time, or drop in as you like. Join us for this time of conversation, creativity, and de-stressing!

Children’s SRP Performer- Lee Bryan
Jun 23 @ 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM

Emmy nominated and nationally recognized puppeteer, Lee Bryan brings his particular brand of magic to the library this summer! Join us for this year’s dazzling performance! 

Teen Program- Painted Pottery Party!
Jun 23 @ 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

  In partnership with Outside The Lines, we present a FREE afternoon of painting mugs. This program is for teens; grades 6-12

  LIMITED SPACE AVAILABLE.  PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED and begins JUNE 9th

 

Jun
25
Fri
Needlework Fridays
Jun 25 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Description: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! Beginners welcome! (However there is no instructor.) This club is for ages 18 and up, completely free and open to the public.

Stitch in Time Crafting Activity
Jun 25 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Join us for Stitch in Time every Friday morning from 10:00 am to 12:00 p.m. You are welcome to bring any type of crafting project that you are working on, and share a time of crafting and conversation with others in the community. Newcomers are welcome for this FREE program! (Note: No instruction is provided)

Jun
29
Tue
Teen SRP Program – Book Talks: Dystopian Fiction
Jun 29 @ 4:00 PM – 4:45 PM

Join us for a special series of SRP programs specifically for students in 6th – 12th grade. Think of a book talk as a movie trailer for a book! Share your favorite dystopian novel and try to persuade us to read it. We will also discuss favorite book quotes and more.

Jun
30
Wed
Children’s SRP Program – Smithgall Woods, Snakes Alive
Jun 30 @ 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM

Join us for our Children’s Summer Reading Program events! These free programs will take place in our meeting rooms and are recommended for ages 3 through 11. No registration required.