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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.
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