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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.

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.

Oct
19
Wed
Building Blocks
Oct 19 @ 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM

Building Blocks Storytime will be held on Wednesday mornings at 11 a.m. The programs last 45 minutes to an hour and may include songs, fingerplays, and crafts in addition to the stories. Building Blocks Storytime is designed for children ages 4 to 5. No registration is required, but groups larger than five are requested to call at least two days in advance. Join us for Building Blocks Storytime Wednesday mornings at 11:00 a.m. (September 21 & 28, October 5, 12, 19, & 26)

Colorama Adult Coloring Club
Oct 19 @ 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!

Georgia On My Mind Book Club
Oct 19 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Do you enjoy reading and discussing books about Georgia or written by Georgia authors? Then join us for our monthly book discussions. This month’s selection will be A Distant Flame by Philip Lee Williams.

Movers and Shakers
Oct 19 @ 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM

Movers and Shakers Storytime will be held on Wednesday afternoons at 2 pm. The programs last 45 minutes and may include songs, fingerplays, and crafts in addition to the stories. Movers and Shakers Storytime is designed for children ages 2 to 3. No registration is required, but groups larger than five are requested to call at least two days in advance. Join us for Movers and Shakers Storytime Wednesday afternoons at 2:00 pm. (September 21 & 28, October 5, 12, 19, & 26)   

Wario Wednesday
Oct 19 @ 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Grades 6th – 8th are invited to come and play Mario themed games on our Switch.

Oct
20
Thu
Google Tips and Tricks
Oct 20 @ 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Google is more than a search engine! Need a map? A calculator? Need to know what time it is in Tokyo? This FREE class will focus on internet searching, specifically with the use of the Google search engine. Learn tips and tricks to get the most out of your Google browsing! Registration is required.