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Mar
15
Wed
Colorama Adult Coloring Club
Mar 15 @ 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
Mar 15 @ 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.

Georgia On My Mind Book Club
Mar 15 @ 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 the group will be discussing “The Stolen Lady: A Novel of World War II and the Mona Lisa” by Laura Morelli.

Spring STEM Wednesdays
Mar 15 @ 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Join us in the Dawson County Library Meeting Room from 3:30 – 5:00 pm to explore the wonders of science through fun-filled activities that will spark your child’s scientific curiosity. This Spring we’ll be learning about the properties of water, dabble in a little chemistry, explore force and motion, take small appliances apart to see how they work, and experiment with magnetism and electricity. 

This DROP-IN event is designed for ages 5 -10 and their parents. Allow 45 minutes to complete the projects available each week. No registration required.

Mar
16
Thu
Bring Your Own Technology
Mar 16 @ 1:30 PM – 5:00 PM

Join us on March 9th 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!

Happy Bookers Book Discussion Group
Mar 16 @ 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM

The Happy Bookers Book discussion group meets the 3rd Thursday of each month at 1:30 p.m. in the library’s meeting room. The group discusses a different book each month. Selections are chosen from fiction, nonfiction, bestsellers, and literary works. Contact the library for the current selection.

Mar
17
Fri
Needlework Fridays
Mar 17 @ 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.

Mar
18
Sat
Lego Science Club
Mar 18 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Legos, learning and fun! Come join us in the Dawson County Library meeting room for an hour of Lego fun and learning. We’ll provide the Legos, an optional Lego building challenge, and the opportunity to share your love of Legos with others. This program is designed for children ages 5 – 13. Duplos will be provided for younger siblings. No registration required.

Mar
20
Mon
2023 Peep Diorama Contest!
Mar 20 – Apr 1 all-day

Fun for the whole family Dawson County Libray is bringing back their popular PEEP Diorama Contest. Dioramas must include a character portrayed by a peep and boxes must be shoebox-sized. The library will be accepting entries Mar. 20 – Apr. 1. Two winners will be given $25 gift cards in the categories of ‘PEEPles Choice’ and ‘Best in PEEPs’. Winners will be announced April 10 after a week of public voting.

American Red Cross Blood Drive
Mar 20 @ 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 www.redcrossblood.org, or call 1-800-733-2767 for an appointment (Sponsor code: Lumpkin). Walk-ins are also welcome!