Cherokee Co Public Library

Library 7

Library Press Release    7/18/2017

 Library Closings: Monday, September 4 for Labor Day.

The first 7 days of each month are fine-free for books returned in good condition!

Visit www.tinyurl.com/mKofyke to find about our services, search for a book, and keep up with library events. Or find us on Facebook @ Cherokee County Public Library

News and Special Events

  1. Need to brush up on your tech skills? Our Beginner’s Follow-up (Level 2) starts August 14. Sign up is required for this 2-week, 8 class course! Call the library at 256-927-5838 or email us at ccplincentre@gmail.com.

Other Computer Courses, funded by a grant from the Tillotson-Menlo Charitable Foundation:

Basic Beginners Computer class has a long waiting list; sign up to be contacted as space becomes available.

Full Courses: Beginners Follow-up, Email Toolkit (starts Sept. 12); and Computer Refresher (starts Aug 31.)

Two Hour Workshops: Facebook (August 15) and Computer Troubleshooting (August 22.)

For schedule information and to sign up, call, visit the library, or email ccplincentre@gmail.com.

  1. Summer Reading

Friday, July 21: “Build a Better Sundae” ice cream party for those who turned their folders in by July 14th and met their goal of 25 books! 10:00 a.m. This ends our Summer Reading Program for 2017. Congratulations on all that good reading!          

  1. Green Bag Lunch Gardening Program on the third Thursday of the month!

Thursday, July 20: “Hydrangeas” with Nadine Bruce 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.      Bring a lunch; we’ve got the drinks and dessert!

Thursday, August 17:  “Drought Resistant Plants” with Jason Powell of Petals from the Past, 12:00-1:00.

  1. AARP’s Smart Driver Course will be held at the library on August 25 from 9:00 A.M. to 3:30 P.M. Participants are eligible for discounts from most insurance companies after completing the course for a certificate. Cost is $15.00 for AARP members and $20.00 for non-members; however, those who wish can audit the course at no charge. Please sign up by phone or at the library. For more information, visit aarp.org/drive.
  2. Fall Storytime begins September 12! Tuesdays and Thursdays at 9:30 a.m. Stories, songs, art, and fun!
  3. Car trouble? Get expert help with car repairs and estimates with our link to Follow this path:  www.tinyurl.com/mKofyke; choose the “Links” tab; click on ChiltonLibrary.
  4. The library’s Genealogy Room features a large and unique collection of local and family history, plus free access to com Library Edition. Visit soon!

Regular Programs

  1. The Sew Joyful Quilters meet regularly on Thursdays from 10:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M.
  2. Reading Around Book Club meets the first Tuesday of the month from 2:00-3:00 P.M.

TENNESSEE RIVER ADVENTURE GUIDE

For sale in the Cherokee County Chamber of Commerce Office

Guide

Title: TVA River Adventure Guide  $15

Author: Tennessee Valley Authority

Name: TVA River Adventure Guide

Length: 174 pages

Published: 2016-06-15 

This book is a guide to finding your own personal adventure – be it a lazy paddle trip, a challenging bike ride or a fruitful expedition to a favorite fishing spot.  Using the maps  and online resources, you can choose a quick day trip close to you or plan a weekend getaway.  Inside you’ll find colorful historical facts, information about wildlife you may encounter and regional recreational highlights to help you plan your best outings. 

ENDLESS

                  ADVENTURES

                                                   AWAIT

TVA’s public lands and waters offer endless opportunities to stretch your legs, raise your heart rate or simply be on with nature !

 

 

Cherokee Co Public Library

Library 5

Library Press Release    7/10/2017

 Library Closings: Monday, September 4 for Labor Day.

The first 7 days of each month are fine-free for books returned in good condition!

Visit www.tinyurl.com/mKofyke to find about our services, search for a book, and keep up with library events. Or find us on Facebook @ Cherokee County Public Library!

News and Special Events

  1. Need to brush up on your tech skills? Our Computer Refresher course starts Wednesday, July 12, and meets Wednesdays and Thursdays, 8:30 a.m.—10:00 a.m. through August 3. Sign up is required! Call the library at 256-927-5838 or email us at ccplincentre@gmail.com.
  2. Computer Courses, funded by a grant from the Tillotson-Menlo Charitable Foundation.

Basic Beginners Computer class has a long waiting list; sign up to be contacted as space becomes available.

Full Courses: Beginners Follow-up, (begins August 14),Email Toolkit, and Computer Refresher.

Two Hour Workshops: Computer Troubleshooting (August and Facebook.

For schedule information and to be added to these lists, call, visit the library, or email ccplincentre@gmail.com.

  1. Summer Reading “Build a Better World” for Preschool-Age 12. Read to earn prizes; attend Friday programs to enter a weekly door prize drawing. We have a Teen Summer Reading program, too!

Friday, July 14: Summer Reading Finale with animal guests from 6th Day Creatures

      Friday, July 21: “Build a Better Sundae” ice cream party for those who have read 25 books!   

  1. Green Bag Lunch Gardening Program on the third Thursday of the month!

Thursday, July 20: “Hydrangeas” with Nadine Bruce 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.     Bring a lunch; we’ve got the drinks and dessert!

Thursday, August 17:  “Drought Resistant Plants” with Jason Powell of Petals from the Past, 12:00-1:00.

  1. AARP’s Smart Driver Course will be held at the library on August 25 from 9:00 A.M. to 3:30 P.M. Participants are eligible for discounts from most insurance companies after completing the course for a certificate. Cost is $15.00 for AARP members and $20.00 for non-members; however, those who wish can audit the course at no charge. Please sign up by phone or at the library. For more information, visit aarp.org/drive.
  2. Fall Storytime begins September 12! Tuesdays and Thursdays at 9:30 a.m. Stories, songs, art, and fun!
  3. Car trouble? Get expert help with car repairs and estimates with our link to Follow this path:  www.tinyurl.com/mKofyke; choose the “Links” tab; click on ChiltonLibrary.

Regular Programs

  1. The Sew Joyful Quilters meet regularly on Thursdays from 10:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M.

 Reading Around Book Club meets the first Tuesday of the month from 2:00-3:00 P.M

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CHEROKEE CO PUBLIC LIBRARY

Library 5

Library Press Release    6/26/2017

 Library Closings: Independence Day, Tuesday, July 4.

The first 7 days of each month are fine-free for books returned in good condition!

Visit www.tinyurl.com/mKofyke to find about our services, search for a book, and keep up with library events. Or find us on Facebook @ Cherokee County Public Library!

News and Special Events

  1. Need to brush up on your tech skills? Our Computer Refresher course starts Wednesday, July 12, and meets Wednesdays and Thursdays, 8:30 a.m.—10:00 a.m. through August 3. Sign up is required! Call the library at 256-927-5838 or email us at ccplincentre@gmail.com.
  2. Summer Reading “Build a Better World” for Preschool-Age 12 starts Friday, June 2. Read to earn prizes; attend Friday programs to enter a weekly door prize drawing. We have a Teen Summer Reading program, too; sign up also starts Friday, June 2.

Friday, June 30: “Build a Better Mousetrap” with Magic Man Bill Packard. 10:00 a.m.

Friday, July   7: “Build a Better Body” with the Extension’s Meghanne Thompson

Friday, July 14: Summer Reading Finale with animal guests from 6th Day Creatures

      Friday, July 21: “Build a Better Sundae” ice cream party for those who have read 25 books!   

  1. Green Bag Lunch Gardening Program on the third Thursday of the month!

Thursday, July 20: “Hydrangeas” with Nadine Bruce 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.     Bring a lunch; we’ve got the drinks and dessert!

Thursday, August 17:  “Drought Resistant Plants” with Jason Powell of Petals from the Past, 12:00-1:00

  1. Summer Storytime, Preschool—Early Elementary age Tuesday, June 27, at 9:30. Fall Storytime begins in September !
  2. Computer Courses, funded by a grant from the Tillotson-Menlo Charitable Foundation.

Basic Beginners Computer class has a long waiting list; sign up to be contacted as space becomes available.

Full Courses: Beginners Follow-up, Advanced Email, and Computer Refresher.  Two Hour Workshops: Computer Troubleshooting and Facebook.

To be added to these lists, call, visit the library, or email us at ccplincentre@gmail.com.

  1. AARP’s Smart Driver Course will be held at the library on August 25 from 9:00 A.M. to 3:30 P.M. Participants are eligible for discounts from most insurance companies after completing the course for a certificate. Cost is $15.00 for AARP members and $20.00 for non-members; however, those who wish can audit the course at no charge. Please sign up by phone or at the library. For more information, visit aarp.org/drive.
  2. Car trouble? Get expert help with car repairs and estimates with our link to Follow this path:  www.tinyurl.com/mKofyke; choose the “Links” tab; click on ChiltonLibrary.

Regular Programs

  1. The Sew Joyful Quilters meet regularly on Thursdays from 10:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M.
  2. Reading Around Book Club meets the first Tuesday of the month from 2:00-3:00 P.M.

CHEROKEE COUNTY ARTISTS

Artist 1COME ONE COME ALL TO HELP US

HONOR

CHEROKEE COUNTY ARTISTS

SATURDAY JUNE 24TH

4PM TO 7PM

AT

CHEROKEE COUNTY HISTORICAL MUSEUM

101 E MAIN STREET

TICKETS $5.00 PER PERSON

(Children under 6 free)

SOME OF THE ARTISTS ATTENDING:

JO SEWELL

DANNY & KATHY PRATT

LIBRARY ART CLASS

Meaghan HAGGARD

PAT WADWORTH

TAMI FREEMAN

LEE KENDALL

GARY HARDIN

Hot dogs – Drinks – Chips

Sales benefit the Museum

Cherokee Co Public Library

 

 

library 3

Library Press Release    6/20/2017

 Library Closings: Independence Day, Tuesday, July 4.

The first 7 days of each month are fine-free for books returned in good condition!

Visit our interactive card catalog at www.tinyurl.com/mKofyke to ask out about our services, search for a book, and keep up with library events. Or find us on Facebook @ Cherokee County Public Library!

News and Special Events

  1. Need to brush up on your tech skills? Our Computer Refresher course starts Wednesday, July 12, and meets Wednesdays and Thursdays, 8:30 a.m.—10:00 a.m. through August 3. Sign up now! Call the library at 256-927-5838 or email us at ccplincentre@gmail.com.
  2. Green Bag Lunch Gardening Program on the third Thursday of the month!

Thursday, July 20: “Hydrangeas” with Nadine Bruce 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.     Bring a lunch; we’ve got the drinks and dessert!

Thursday, August 17:  “Drought Resistant Plants” with Jason Powell of Petals from the Past, 12:00-1:00.

  1. Summer Reading “Build a Better World” for Preschool-Age 12 starts Friday, June 2. Read to earn prizes; attend Friday programs to enter a weekly door prize drawing. We have a Teen Summer Reading program, too; sign up also starts Friday, June 2.

Friday, June 23: “Aesop’s Fables” with Paul Harbison. 10:00 a.m.

Friday, June 30: “Build a Better Mousetrap” with Magic Man Bill Packard. 10:00 a.m.

  1. Summer Storytime, Preschool—Early Elementary age Tuesdays, June 6 -27, at 9:30
  2. Book Signing: Sand Rock’s own John Pate will sign copies of his book about the fate of Civil War gold, Tears of Gaduhav. Friday, June 23 from 2:00-5:00.
  3. AARP’s Smart Driver Course will be held at the library on August 25 from 9:00 A.M. to 3:30 P.M. Participants are eligible for discounts from most insurance companies after completing the course for a certificate. Cost is $15.00 for AARP members and $20.00 for non-members; however, those who wish can audit the course at no charge. Please sign up by phone or at the library. For more information, visit aarp.org/drive.
  4. Computer Courses, funded by a grant from the Tillotson-Menlo Charitable Foundation.

Basic Beginners Computer class has a long waiting list; sign up to be contacted as space becomes available.

Full Courses: Beginners Follow-up, Advanced Email, and Computer Refresher

Two Hour Workshops: Computer Troubleshooting and Facebook.

To be added to these lists, call, visit the library, or email us at ccplincentre@gmail.com.

  1. Car trouble? Get expert help with car repairs and estimates with our link to Follow this path:  www.tinyurl.com/mKofyke; choose the “Links” tab; click on ChiltonLibrary.

Regular Programs

  1. The Sew Joyful Quilters meet regularly on Thursdays from 10:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M.
  2. Reading Around Book Club meets the first Tuesday of the month from 2:00-3:00 P.M.