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Dawson Mover and Shakers Storytime
Aug 31 all-day
Introduction to the Archives
Sep 1 @ 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Have you ever been curious what’s behind that door in the Georgia Room? Wondered about your local history and the people that informed it? Now you can come and learn with us! This FREE presentation will be about the archival materials we have stored here at the library, in addition to their research uses. No registration required.

Dawson Building Blocks Storytime
Sep 1 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Join us at the Dawson County Library for a fun and interactive learning experience through songs, finger plays, and books and crafts. This storytime is for children ages 4 and 5 and their grown-up. Registration is not required.

American Red Cross
Sep 1 @ 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM

The American Red Cross will be holding a blood drive in the Lumpkin County Library meeting room. To make an appointment, please visit, or call 1-800-733-2767 for an appointment (Sponsor code: Lumpkin). Walk-ins are also welcome!  Yes

Teen Thursdays
Sep 1 @ 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Read It and Eat It
Sep 1 @ 4:00 PM – 4:45 PM

Teens, come to the Lumpkin County Library to participate in a monthly book discussion and enjoy some food provided by the Friends of the Library! This program will be on the first Thursday of each month from 4 – 4:45 pm. It is open to teens in 6th thru 12th grade. No registration is required.

Needlework Fridays
Sep 2 @ 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
Sep 2 @ 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)

Kinetic Kindness Storytime & Craft
Sep 3 @ 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM

Join community volunteers from Kinetic by Windstream Dahlonega for a time of stories and crafts. All ages are welcome.

Reading to Dogs @ Lumpkin County Library
Sep 3 @ 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 one-on-one with a therapy dog and his or her trainer. Register at the circulation desk or call 706-864-3668