Friday February 3rd

Community Calendar

• February 3rd from 2 – 5 pm: Bookshop Open! Friends of LaGrange Memorial Library Book Sale. Stop by the bookshop and the lobby of the LaGrange Memorial Library for some great deals on used books! LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, LaGrange, GA, 30240

• February 4th: Hogansville Active Life, 407 Church Street, Hogansville, GA, will hold a Valentine’s Dance on Saturday, February 4 at 6:30 pm. There will be live music featuring Jimmy Smith and New River Band from 7 pm – 10 pm. 18 and older with a $6 admission. Bring an hors d’oeuver or dessert if you’d like.

• February 4th from 10:00 – 2:00 PM: 1st Saturday Book Sale! Friends of LaGrange Memorial Library Book Sale. Stop by the bookshop and the lobby of the LaGrange Memorial Library for some great deals on used books! LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, LaGrange, GA, 30240

• February 6th at 1:00 pm: Monday Movie Matinee! Monday Movie Matinee presents Brooklyn. (PG-13) Adults. Hogansville Public Library 310 Johnson St., Hogansville, GA, 30230

• February 7th at 12:00 pm. Lunch & Learn Horticultural Series! Join the Troup County Master Gardener Extension Volunteers on a horticultural adventure! This month – Tropical Vibe: Selecting and growing palms in Georgia. Bring your own lunch. LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, LaGrange, GA, 30240

• February 7th at 6:00 pm: Jazz Club! Learn about the Giants of Jazz, where the music got its roots, how it influences our culture & how the art of jazz lives on today! LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, LaGrange, GA, 30240

• February 7th: Lunch and Learn Series! Join the Troup County Master Gardeners on a Free Horicultural Adventure on February 7 with Tropical Vibe: Selecting and Growing Palms in Georgia, Leslie Bendell .Every first Tuesday of every month. Bring your own lunch, 12 – 1 pm at the LaGrange Memorial Library, 115 Alford Street, LaGrange. For more information call 706-882-7784.

• February 8th 8am-4pm: Small Farm and Agriculture Conference at West Georgia Technical College offered by the West Georgia Farmer’s Cooperative. This event is suited for small farmers as well as community members interested in topics of climate change and locally grown food.

• February 8th at 10:30AM: Story Time! Children gather weekly at the library to hear stories, sing songs, and make a craft. LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, LaGrange, GA, 30240. Hogansville Public Library 310 Johnson St., Hogansville, GA, 30230

• February 8th at 5:00 PM: Manga Creator Club! The Manga Creator Club is a group for those passionate about anime/manga and would like to come work on their own! As a group we will create our own manga, learn new techniques with our art & storytelling and perhaps take a step towards a career in manga field! Be sure to bring a notebook & be ready to brainstorm! LaGrangeMemorialLibrary115AlfordSt,LaGrange,GA,30240

• February 9th 6:30-8: Presentation on Native Plants at Troup County Agricultural Center sponsored by Master Gardeners.

• February 10 from 2:00 – 5:00 PM: Bookshop Open! Friends of LaGrange Memorial Library Book Sale. Stop by the bookshop and the lobby of the LaGrange Memorial Library for some great deals on used books! LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, LaGrange, GA, 30240

• February 12th from 2:00 – 4:00 PM: Taste of Storytelling ! The Azalea Storytelling Festival’s Taste of Storytelling is back again at the LaGrange Memorial Library with storytellers Doug Davis, Natalie Jones and Pepper Ellis Hagebak. Sponsored by Friends of LaGrange Memorial Library and Azalea Storytelling Festival. LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, LaGrange, GA, 30240

• February 13th at 3:00 pm: Genealogy I. Learn to use Ancestry. com to find your ancestors and build your family tree. Request a five-generation chart when you register and fill out as much as you can to help you search during class. Registration required. LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, La-Grange, GA, 30240

• February 14th at 1:00 pm: Valentines Day Tea and Books! Ladies, join us for a dreamy afternoon with tea, finger sandwiches, and fancy fun celebrating Valentines Day. Wear your festive best, including those fabulous hats. Hogansville Public Library 310 Johnson St., Hogansville, GA, 30230

• February 14th at 3:00 pm: Valentines Day Party! Kids can celebrate Valentines Day with us at the library. Hogansville Public Library 310 Johnson St., Hogansville, GA, 30230

• February 14th at 5:00 pm: Family Movie Night! Come enjoy the movies at the LaGrange Memorial Library! We’ll be showing a family-friendly movie: Trolls, rated PG. Bring snacks from home if you wish, and join other families from our community. For a review of this movie, please see Common Sense Media. What a fun way to spend your Valentine’s Day! LaGrangeMemorialLibrary115AlfordSt,LaGrange,GA,30240

• February 15th: Come join a large group of volunteers and professionals from all over Georgia who will lobby for clean air and water at the Gold Dome. Carpooling options available. Please contact Laura Breyfogle breyfoglel@gmail.com if you are interested in participating.