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May
12
Thu
Introduction to the Archives
May 12 @ 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Have you ever been curious what’s behind that door in the Georgia Room? Wondered about your local history and the people that informed it? Now you can come and learn with us! This FREE presentation will be about the archival materials we have stored here at the library, in addition to their research uses.  No registration required.

May
13
Fri
Stitch in Time Crafting Activity
May 13 @ 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)

May
14
Sat
Library Room & Board
May 14 @ 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Teens, come by the library, and stay a while, on the second Saturday of each month to play board and card games with friends, as well as enjoy tasty snacks and beverages! This program is for teens in 6th through 12th grade. We will have card games, board games, and strategy games available! Library Room & Board will be held the second Saturday of each month from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm.

May
17
Tue
Just Words Scrabble Club @ Lumpkin County Library
May 17 @ 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.

May
18
Wed
Colorama Adult Coloring Club
May 18 @ 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!

American Red Cross Blood Drive
May 18 @ 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!

May
19
Thu
Happy Bookers Book Discussion Group
May 19 @ 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 downstairs meeting room of the library. The group discusses a different book each month. Selections are chosen from fiction, nonfiction, bestsellers, and literary works. June’s selection: “The Silent Patient” by Alex Michelides.

May
20
Fri
Stitch in Time Crafting Activity
May 20 @ 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)

May
21
Sat
Yoga To Thrive
May 21 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Yoga to Thrive is a yoga class for all age groups and for all experience levels. It will consist of low impact yoga postures that gradually warm up muscles, joints and connective tissues. The class will be led by registered yoga teacher, Martha Dickerson, owner and instructor of Yahoola Yoga Studio. No registration is required for this FREE class. Participants are asked to bring a yoga mat and a small blanket or beach towel.

May
23
Mon
AARP Driver Safety Course
May 23 @ 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

This is a driver safety course conducted by AARP volunteers. Learn about current rules of the road and defensive driving techniques. Those 25 and older who complete the class are eligible for a discount on their auto insurance. The course is specifically designed for drivers over the age of 50, but it is an excellent review of Georgia laws and safe driving practices for everyone. Cost is $ 20.00 for AARP members; $ 25.00 for non members (cash or checks only). Please contact Arthur Sheehan to register by calling/texting 678-227-2689 or via email at asls@windstream.net. Space is limited.