Special Programs

Cartersville Library

Free Yoga is Back
Thursdays from 10am-11:15am

Join Susan Rodney from Etowah Valley Yoga for a free yoga class every Wednesday morning. All skill levels are welcome! Please bring a yoga mat or towel.

Blog Basics
Saturday, October 5th at 1pm

Learn the basics of creating and running an online personal blog! Ages 13+. Bring a device to blog on or take notes to follow at home.

Artist Reception for Denise Van Balen
Tuesday, October 8th at 5pm

Meet the artist, view the work, and enjoy light refreshments.

Movie Night Out: Edward Scissorhands
Tuesday, October 8th at 6pm

Join us for this spooky Tim Burton classic (1990, rated PG-13) about an artificial man, who was incompletely constructed and has scissors for hands, leading to a solitary life.

Retro Tech Workshops
Wednesday, October 9th from 2pm - 4pm AND Tuesday, October 15th from 6pm - 8pm

Staff will show you how to convert VHS tapes, vinyl records, and cassette tapes into digital files. We will also have cleaners available. See the Reference Desk for more details.

Family Photo Coasters
Wednesday, October 16th from 3pm - 4pm

We'll use the library's scanner and printer to copy family photos, then transfer these photos to ceramic tiles. Advanced registration is required.

Armchair Travelers
Wednesday, October 23rd from 12pm - 1pm

Explore the wonder of Kyoto, Japan with Susan Tumlin.

There and Back Again Hiking Society: Autumn Hike
Wednesday, October 23rd from 3pm - 5pm

Details on location, length, difficulty, parking and all other information will be provided on the Bartow County Library Facebook Page and in the quarterly There & Back Again flyer. Email meghan@bartowlibrary.org to be added to the email list.

The Scaredy Cat Cafe with Etowah Valley Humane Society
Saturday, October 26th from 12pm - 4pm

This free Cat Cafe will feature warm drinks, themed refreshments, cute Halloween cat decorations, a photo booth, and the amazing adoptable kitties from the Humane Society, ready to play and meet their new furever families. This is a family friendly event!

Paranormal 101
Tuesday, October 29th at 6pm

We're pleased to welcome Hauntings Unlimited, Cartersville's own paranormal investigative team, for an informative workshop about techniques and styles of investigation.

DIY!Pumpkin Spice Lattes
Wednesday, October 30th from 2pm - 3pm

We'll be celebrating what has become one of the classic flavors of the fall season - pumpkin spice. Decaf option will be available. Not suitable for folks with food allergies.

Regular Programs and Events

Brown Bag Mystery Chat
2nd Mon. of every month 12:30-1:30 pm

Book Chat
3rd Mon. of every month 6:00-7:30 pm

Mexican Train Dominoes - Now twice a month!
January 3rd from 2:00pm - 4:00pm and January 15th from 10:00am-12:00pm

Have fun playing Mexican Train Dominoes at the library. If you don't know how to play, we'll teach you!  Adults only.

Mindful Meditation
Every Saturday at 10:30am

Begin your weekend building your own personal better world. We invite you to join us as we come together to explore mindful meditation. Classes are led by experienced mindfulness meditation leaders who volunteer their time, and each bring their own style of sharing and unique perspective to the group. Open to all. No cost. No experience necessary.

Knit & Crochet Group
2nd Thursday of every month at 6pm

Knitters, crocheters, and crafters of all kinds are encouraged to join us each month for socialization, encouragement, or help with your current project. Bring your projects for "show and tell."

2nd Monday & 4th Thursday of every month from 2pm - 3pm

Take an afternoon break with Bingo at the library. Have fun, meet new people and win prizes! Game play for adults only.

Movie Night
1st Tuesday of every month at 6pm

Sit 'N' Stitch
4th Thursday of the month from 10am - 12pm

Needlecrafters of all kinds are encouraged to stop in for this group co-hosted with the Etowah Valley Quilt Guild.

Monthly Hand Spinners Meetup
1st Saturday of the month from 1pm - 4:45pm

If you have a passion for hand spinning and weaving, come spend time with others who share the same passion for this ancient textile art.

Adairsville Public Library

Knitting Circle
Thursday, October 17th from 2pm - 3pm

Knitters are invited to join us each month for socialization, encouragement, and show and tell!