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Oct
13
Thu
Bring Your Own Technology
Oct 13 @ 1:30 PM – 5:00 PM

Join us on October 13th at the Lumpkin County Library for our Bring Your Own Technology sessions! This event will consist of patrons bringing their own technology—be it a laptop, phone, or tablet—and receiving one-on-one assistance using them from our Information Specialist, Anna Garland. Sessions will be an hour long, and patrons will need to schedule beforehand. Available time slots will be 1:30-2:30 PM, 2:45-3:45 PM, and 4:00-5:00 PM. Call us at 706-864-3668 to schedule your appointment today!

Authors in the Afternoon
Oct 13 @ 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM

In partnership with the Friends of the Lumpkin County Library, join us for our next in the Authors in the Afternoon series, featuring local author Larry Freeland. Mr. Freeland will be talking about his historical fiction book, “Chariots in the Sky: A Story About U.S. Assault Helicopter Pilots at War in Vietnam. Following the presentation, Mr. Freeland will be available for a Q & A session. Light refreshments will be served. Following the program, the Friends of the Library will be meeting for their October meeting at 4:30 p.m.

Oct
14
Fri
Needlework Fridays
Oct 14 @ 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
Oct 14 @ 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)

Campfire Stories
Oct 14 @ 7:30 PM – 11:59 PM

Join us for shivers, spine-tingles and s’mores all while listening to our famous guest storytellers!

Oct
15
Sat
Pumpkin Decorating
Oct 15 @ 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM

Decorate a pumpkin at the Dawson County Library! Create your own pumpkin masterpiece!
Pumpkins and supplies provided. Ages 3-17. Sign up here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090545A8AE2EA57-pumpkin

Pumpkin Decorating
Oct 15 @ 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM

Decorate a pumpkin at the Dawson County Library! Create your own pumpkin masterpiece! Pumpkins and supplies provided. Ages 3-17. Sign up here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090545A8AE2EA57-pumpkin

Oct
17
Mon
Teen Mario Monday
Oct 17 @ 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Come and play some Mario themed switch games with your friends and enjoy some light refreshments in between turns!

Oct
18
Tue
Book Babies
Oct 18 @ 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM

It’s never too early to chew on a good book! This program is designed for babies (along with parent) from birth to 23 months. We’ll be creating building blocks of early literacy through songs, action rhymes, books, and playtime. These are wonderful times for your babies to hear lots of language, and a great opportunity for you to meet new parents! (Structured activity for 15 minutes with playtime after). Book Babies Lapsit will be held Tuesdays at 11 am. (September 20 & 27, October 4, 11, 18, & 25).

Just Words Scrabble Club @ Lumpkin County Library
Oct 18 @ 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Come join us on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of each month for our adult Scrabble club. All levels of experience are welcome, and all materials are provided for this FREE program.