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Oct
5
Wed
Building Blocks
Oct 5 @ 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 5 @ 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!

Movers and Shakers
Oct 5 @ 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)   

Oct
6
Thu
Genealogy for Beginners
Oct 6 @ 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Have you been thinking about tracing your family’s past? Don’t know where to start? Our Genealogy for Beginners class at the Lumpkin County Library can help! It will provide a solid starting point so you will feel comfortable digging into your family history, as well as go over resources, methodology, how to organize your research, and more. Start discovering the amazing history of you! Registration is required, with a limited class size of 5. Please call 706-864-3668 to register.

Read It and Eat It
Oct 6 @ 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.

Dawson County Democrats
Oct 6 @ 5:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Voter outreach

Oct
7
Fri
Book Sale
Oct 7 – Oct 8 all-day

Stop by the Dawson County Library to purchase gently used books in our semi-annual book sale. All of the proceeds helps us purchase new books for the library. The book sale will continue while supplies last.

Needlework Fridays
Oct 7 @ 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 7 @ 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)

Oct
8
Sat
Library Got Game!
Oct 8 @ 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

The Lumpkin County Library is pleased to announce a new program for all ages – Library Got Game! This
program offers a wide variety of board games and card games for all to enjoy, such as: Code Names,
Kings in the Corner, Monopoly, Battleship, Settlers of Catan, Carcassone, Sequence, Rummikub, and
many more. It will be hosted at the library on the Second Saturday of each month from 10 am – 2 pm.
All ages are welcome. No registration is required. Come join us for Library Got Game!