Cherokee Co Public Library

Library 2

Library Press Release    6/12/2017

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

Thursday, June 15: “Raised Bed Planting with DeKalb County Master Gardeners President    Mike Keracher  12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.            Bring a lunch; we’ve got the drinks and dessert!

Thursday, July 20:  “Hydrangeas” with Nadine Bruce, 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 9: Miss Kit shows how to “Build a Better Bubble.” 10:00 a.m.

Friday, June 16: “Build a Better Story” with Aesop’s Fables 10:00 a.m.

  1. Summer Storytime starts June 6, Tuesdays at 9:30 through June. Preschool—Early Elementary age
  2. June and July Summer Drawing Class for ages 8 and up begins on Monday, June 12, 1:30—3:00 p.m. Class size is limited; sign up required.
  3. 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.
  4. 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.
  5. Computer Courses, funded by 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.

CHEROKEE MEDICAL CENTER

Cherokee Medical Center 60 yrs

Cherokee Medical Center 009

Celebrating 60 Years

of Serving Cherokee County

June 10, 2017

10 am – 2 pm

Classic Cars  *  Motorcycles  *  Antique Tractors

Other Local Businesses

ABC 33/40 Programing Weather Radios

Inflatables for Kids

Cherokee County Public Library

library 3

Library Press Release    6/5/2017

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

Thursday, June 15: “Raised Bed Planting with DeKalb County Master Gardeners President    Mike Keracher  12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.            Bring a lunch; we’ve got the drinks and dessert!

Thursday, July 20:  “Hydrangeas” with Nadine Bruce, 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 9: “A Better World for Bees” features David Kelton and lots of bee friends. 10:00 a.m.

Friday, June 16: Miss Kit shows how to “Build a Better Bubble.” 10:00 a.m.

  1. Summer Storytime starts June 6, Tuesdays at 9:30 through June. Preschool—Early Elementary age
  2. June and July Summer Drawing Class for ages 8 and up begins on Monday, June 12, 1:30—3:00 p.m. Class size is limited; sign up required.
  3. 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.
  4. 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.
  5. Computer Courses, funded by 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.

Cherokee Co Public Library

Library 2

Library Press Release    5/30/2017

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

Thursday, June 15: “Raised Bed Planting with DeKalb County Master Gardeners President    Mike Keracher  12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.            Bring a lunch; we’ve got the drinks and dessert!

Thursday, July 20:  “Hydrangeas” with Nadine Bruce, 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 starts Friday, June 2.

Friday, June 2: Kick off the fun with musical guest Mark Seymour! 10:00

Friday, June 9: “A Better World for Bees” features David Kelton and lots of bee friends. 10:00

  1. Summer Storytime starts June 6, Tuesdays at 9:30 through June. Preschool—Early Elementary age
  2. June and July Summer Drawing Class for ages 8 and up begins on Monday, June 12, 1:30—3:00. Class size is limited; sign up required.
  3. 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.
  4. 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.
  5. Computer Courses, funded by 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.

Boat Ramp Closure Announcement

Leesburg picBoat Ramp Closure Announcement by Alabama Wildlife & Freshwater Fisheries

Leesburg Public Boat Landing will be closed for renovations tentatively beginning on June 12th 2017.  The boat ramp will re-open after the renovations are completed.  Please use East Diversion Public Boat Ramp located at the end of Co. Rd. 520 or Cedar Bluff Public Boat Ramp located on the west side of the Hwy. 9 Causeway.  If you have any questions please contact Keith Henderson with ADCNR (334)-242-3471.

Boat Ramp Closed by Alabama Wildlife & Freshwater Fisheries

Leesburg Public Boat Landing is closed for renovations.  The boat ramp will re-open after the renovations are completed.  Please use East Diversion Public Boat Ramp located at the end of Co. Rd. 520 or Cedar Bluff Public Boat Ramp located on the west side of the Hwy. 9 Causeway.  If you have any questions please contact Keith Henderson with ADCNR (334)-242-3471.

WEISS LAKE HAS NUMEROUS OTHER BOAT RAMPS THAT ARE OPEN FOR YOUR USE DURING THE TIME THAT THE LEESBURG LANDING BOAT RAMP IS CLOSED.