July 2017 Events at the LaGrange Memorial and Hogansville Public Libraries

All Summer: Build a Better World Summer Reading Program Registration for our Summer Reading Program ‘Build a Better World’ has begun and will continue all summer. You can register in person at the library or online at www.thrl.org/srp. If you register online be sure to pick up a reading log next time you visit the library. Each Wednesday we will have a special guest presenter. He or She will visit all three libraries; 10:30 am – Harris County Library, 1:30 pm – LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, LaGrange, GA, 30240, and 3:30 pm – Hogansville Public Library.

7/1/2017 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM First Saturday Book Sale The Friends of LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, LaGrange, GA, 30240 will be selling used books. Stop by and find a deal!

LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, La-Grange, GA, 30240 7/3/2017 3:00 PM Adventure is Out There!

Exploring other countries via Google Maps; Communication Hogansville Public Library 310 Johnson St., Hogansville, GA, 30230 7/3/2017 3:00 PM Kids Movie The Peanuts Movie (G) Hogansville Public Library 310 Johnson St., Hogansville, GA, 30230

7/3/2017 5:00 PM Manga Club A fun group for fans of anime and manga to come together, get the news on what’s happening in the anime world, be exposed to various new titles and genres, and make new friends in the process! We are always excited to welcome new members as we strive to make our club the best it can be.

LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, La-Grange, GA, 30240 7/3/2017 11:00 PM Independence Day All branches will be closed

7/5/2017 10:30 AM Storytime

Children gather weekly at the library to hear stories, sing songs, and make a craft.

LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, La-Grange, GA, 30240 7/5/2017 10:30 AM Discover Children gather weekly at the library to hear stories, sing songs, and make a craft.

Hogansville Public Library 310 Johnson St., Hogansville, GA, 30230 7/5/2017 1:30 PM Top Story Builders, Barry Stewart Mann LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, La-Grange, GA, 30240 7/5/2017 3:30 PM Top Story Builders, Barry Stewart Mann Hogansville Public Library 310 Johnson St., Hogansville, GA, 30230 7/6/2017 3:00 PM Build It!

Lego Building Block Challenges; Communication Hogansville Public Library 310 Johnson St., Hogansville, GA, 30230 7/6/2017 3:00 PM Teen Meet Hogansville Public Library 310 Johnson St., Hogansville, GA, 30230 7/7/2017 2:00 PM Kyle Puttkammer, Graphic Artist Teens join us for this special program as part of our Summer Reading Program. Kyle Puttkammer will show you how to draw comics!

LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, La-Grange, GA, 30240 7/7/2017 2:00 PM Bookshop Open The Friends of LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, LaGrange, GA, 30240 will be selling used books every Friday in the bookshop at the LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, LaGrange, GA, 30240.

LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, La-Grange, GA, 30240 7/7/2017 3:00 PM Make & Take Crafts connected with our theme: Communication Hogansville Public Library 310 Johnson St., Hogansville, GA, 30230 7/10/2017 3:00 PM Adventure is Out There!

Exploring other countries via Google Maps; Compassion Hogansville Public Library 310 Johnson St., Hogansville, GA, 30230 7/10/2017 6:00 PM Genealogy I Learn to useAncestry.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.

LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, La-Grange, GA, 30240 7/11/2017 3:00 PM Storytelling Time Exploring our theme in stories: Compassion Hogansville Public Library 310 Johnson St., Hogansville, GA, 30230

7/12/2017 10:30 AM Storytime

Children gather weekly at the library to hear stories, sing songs, and make a craft.

LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, La-Grange, GA, 30240 7/12/2017 10:30 AM Discover Children gather weekly at the library to hear stories, sing songs, and make a craft.

Hogansville Public Library 310 Johnson St., Hogansville, GA, 30230 7/12/2017 1:30 PM Clownin’ Around, Ron Anglin LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, La-Grange, GA, 30240 7/12/2017 3:30 PM Clownin’ Around, Ron Anglin Hogansville Public Library 310 Johnson St., Hogansville, GA, 30230

7/13/2017 3:00 PM Build It!

Lego Building Block Challenges; Compassion Hogansville Public Library 310 Johnson St., Hogansville, GA, 30230

7/13/2017 4:00 PM Junk Art Class

MaribethCrockerandfriends will lead you in creating works of art from junk. Just for teens.

LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, La-Grange, GA, 30240 7/14/2017 2:00 PM Bookshop Open The Friends of LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, LaGrange, GA, 30240 will be selling used books every Friday in the bookshop at the LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, LaGrange, GA, 30240.

LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, La-Grange, GA, 30240 7/14/2017 3:00 PM Make & Take Crafts connected with our theme: Compassion Hogansville Public Library 310 Johnson St., Hogansville, GA, 30230 7/15/2017 2:00 PM Emerging Writers Showcase: Build It with Words

Build It with Words: Emerging Writers Showcase spotlights up-and-coming local writers who have submitted and been chosen to represent a wide range of genres from poetry to historical fiction to humor. Each writer will give a short presentation, answer questions from the audience, and sell and sign books. Admission is free and light refreshments served.

LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, La-Grange, GA, 30240 7/17/2017 3:00 PM Adventure is Out There!

Exploring other countries via Google Maps; Culture Hogansville Public Library 310 Johnson St., Hogansville, GA, 30230

7/17/2017 6:00 PM Book Chat

Join us to discuss a book you’ve recently read.

LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, La-Grange, GA, 30240 7/18/2017 3:00 PM Storytelling Time Exploring our theme in stories: Culture Hogansville Public Library 310 Johnson St., Hogansville, GA, 30230

7/19/2017 10:30 AM Storytime

Children gather weekly at the library to hear stories, sing songs, and make a craft.

LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, La-Grange, GA, 30240 7/19/2017 10:30 AM Discover Children gather weekly at the library to hear stories, sing songs, and make a craft.

Hogansville Public Library 310 Johnson St., Hogansville, GA, 30230

7/19/2017 1:30 PM Twist Your World, Balloon artist Laurel Alford LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, La-Grange, GA, 30240 7/19/2017 3:30 PM Twist Your World, Balloon artist Laurel Alford

Hogansville Public Library 310 Johnson St., Hogansville, GA, 30230

7/19/2017 4:15 PM Balloon Twisting Workshop Teens (ages 13-18) join us right after the kids SRP program to learn how to twist balloons.

Hogansville Public Library 310 Johnson St., Hogansville, GA, 30230

7/20/2017 3:00 PM Build It!

Lego Building Block Challenges; Culture Hogansville Public Library 310 Johnson St., Hogansville, GA, 30230

7/20/2017 3:00 PM Teen Meet

Hogansville Public Library 310 Johnson St., Hogansville, GA, 30230

7/20/2017 4:00 PM Teen Escape

A participant game for teens with prizes!

LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, La-Grange, GA, 30240 7/21/2017 2:00 PM Bookshop Open The Friends of LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, LaGrange, GA, 30240 will be selling used books every Friday in the bookshop at the LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, LaGrange, GA, 30240.

LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, La-Grange, GA, 30240 7/21/2017 3:00 PM Make & Take Crafts connected with our theme: Culture Hogansville Public Library 310 Johnson St., Hogansville, GA, 30230 7/24/2017 3:00 PM Adventure is Out There!

Exploring other countries via Google Maps; Conservation Hogansville Public Library 310 Johnson St., Hogansville, GA, 30230 7/25/2017 12:00 PM Souper Reads Book Club Join us for soup and a discussion of your choice of a non-fiction title.

Hogansville Public Library 310 Johnson St., Hogansville, GA, 30230 7/25/2017 3:00 PM Storytelling Time Exploring our theme in stories: Conservation Hogansville Public Library 310 Johnson St., Hogansville, GA, 30230 7/25/2017 4:00 PM CAREing Paws Cooper & Bear the Therapy Dogs visit the library every month. Children can practice reading to Cooper or Bear, friendly well-trained therapy dogs, in a one-onone 15 minute session. For children in 1st – 3rd grade and students with special needs. Registration is required: 706-822-7784 LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, LaGrange, GA, 30240 7/26/2017 10:30 AM Storytime Children gather weekly at the library to hear stories, sing songs, and make a craft.

LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, La-Grange, GA, 30240 7/26/2017 10:30 AM Discover Children gather weekly at the library to hear stories, sing songs, and make a craft.

Hogansville Public Library 310 Johnson St., Hogansville, GA, 30230 7/26/2017 1:30 PM Animal Adventures, Robin Pressley-Keough LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, La-Grange, GA, 30240 7/26/2017 3:30 PM Animal Adventures, Robin Pressley-Keough Hogansville Public Library 310 Johnson St., Hogansville, GA, 30230 7/27/2017 3:00 PM Build It!

Lego Building Block Challenges; Conservation Hogansville Public Library 310 Johnson St., Hogansville, GA, 30230 7/28/2017 2:00 PM Bookshop Open The Friends of LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, LaGrange, GA, 30240 will be selling used books every Friday in the bookshop at the LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, LaGrange, GA, 30240.

LaGrange Memorial Library 115 Alford St, La-Grange, GA, 30240 7/28/2017 3:00 PM Make & Take Crafts connected with our theme: Conservation Hogansville Public Library 310 Johnson St., Hogansville, GA, 30230