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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!

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:

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:

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!

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.

Sewing 101
Oct 18 @ 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM

Come sew with us at the Dawson County Library! This event is the second in a three part series for anyone interested in learning the basics of hand sewing. All supplies provided. Registration required. Please call 706-344-3690 to register and let us know what time you would like to begin: 3:00 pm, 3:15 pm, 3:30 pm, 4:00 pm. You will begin with a fifteen minute small group lesson then make your sewing project – a drawstring bag – with support from our staff.

Reading to Joey
Oct 18 @ 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Reading to Joey 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 the Launch Dawsonville mascot–Joey! Register at the circulation desk or call 706-864-3668.