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Language Learning | Conversations in English

2023-06-06 10:00:00 2023-06-06 11:00:00 America/New_York Language Learning | Conversations in English Practice English conversation on various topics based on a variety of subjects! Hamilton Mill Branch -

Tuesday, June 06
10:00am - 11:00am

Add to Calendar 2023-06-06 10:00:00 2023-06-06 11:00:00 America/New_York Language Learning | Conversations in English Practice English conversation on various topics based on a variety of subjects! Hamilton Mill Branch -

Practice English conversation on various topics based on a variety of subjects!

Let's Talk is an opportunity for English language learners to practice their skills in a relaxed and conversational atmosphere. The participants will have the opportunity to practice their fluency by doing most of the talking with minimal guidance from the facilitator. All conversation takes place in English.

AGE GROUP: | Ages 19+ |

EVENT TYPE: | Language Learning |

Hamilton Mill Branch


Hours
Mon, Sep 18 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Sep 19 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Sep 20 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Sep 21 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Sep 22 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Sep 23 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Sep 24 12:00PM to 5:00PM

Upcoming events

Thu, Sep 21, 10:00am - 10:10am
Virtual
Join us for a retrospective on the history of intersectional feminism, equal rights, and the African-American women who fought for these causes.

Thu, Sep 21, 10:30am - 11:00am
Five Forks Branch
Join us at the Five Forks Library for our Preschool Storytime. We spend a fun-filled half hour reading books and singing songs that will be sure to get your preschooler ready to learn. Ages 3ish-5.

Thu, Sep 21, 10:30am - 11:30am
Peachtree Corners Branch
The program is open for kids ages 3-5 and their caregivers. The program includes simple stories, fingerplays, rhymes, songs and movement activities to introduce story time to our little learners in a fun way.

Thu, Sep 21, 10:30am - 11:00am
Suwanee Branch
Join Ms. Nikki for a morning of fun stories, rhymes, songs, and activities that will promote early literacy and kindergarten readiness skills!

Thu, Sep 21, 10:30am - 11:30am
Dacula Branch
This program's goal is to introduce children to early literacy skills through talking, reading, singing, playing, and writing.

Thu, Sep 21, 10:30am - 11:30am
Grayson Branch
Join Ms. Becca at the Grayson branch for our Preschool Storytime, featuring engaging stories, fun songs, activities, and more! Targeted for the developmental needs of preschoolers, ages 3-5, and their caregivers.

Thu, Sep 21, 10:30am - 11:00am
Offsite
Join us for a FUN outdoor storytime experience!

Thu, Sep 21, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Duluth Branch - Duluth Meeting Room
Join us on the third Thursday of every month to discuss a preselected Cozy Mystery book. This month's book is "Six Weeks To Live" by Catherine McKenzie.

Thu, Sep 21, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Peachtree Corners Branch
A new monthly program for our homeschooling families. This month we will learn our way around the kitchen - specifically cooking, safety and measuring basics.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Sep 21, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Norcross Branch
Join us for a special storytime as we read and sing songs to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month!

Thu, Sep 21, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Hamilton Mill Branch
Develop your baby?s pre-literacy skills during this special storytime for infants.

Thu, Sep 21, 11:00am - 11:30am
Offsite
Borrow a book from the GCPL Book Mobile!

Thu, Sep 21, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Suwanee Branch
Learn basic conversational English in a friendly and supportive environment.

Thu, Sep 21, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Collins Hill Branch - Collins Hill Meeting Room
Join us for our exciting program series exploring science with hands-on experiments! This month, join us as we learn about apples.

Thu, Sep 21, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Virtual
Join us virtually every week as we read Tales Around the World together! Registration required.
Register

Thu, Sep 21, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Dacula Branch
Come to this program to meet like-minded teens and solve problems in a short-form campaign.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Sep 21, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual
Watch, Discuss, and Learn! Join us every other Thursday for our virtual ESL Movie Club to improve your vocabulary, English conversational, and listening skills!
Register

Thu, Sep 21, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Lawrenceville Branch
Practice reading skills one-on-one with one of our Reading Buddies.

Thu, Sep 21, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Mountain Park Branch
Practice reading skills one-on-one with a Volunteer Reading Buddy for 30 minutes.

Thu, Sep 21, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Centerville Branch
Join us as we blast off into space themed activities during this month of STEM-tastic. Recommended for grades 3-5.

Thu, Sep 21, 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Collins Hill Branch
Need help with your homework? Our volunteer homework helpers can help!

Rescheduled
Thu, Sep 21, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
New date Saturday, September 23, 10:30am - 11:30am
Grayson Branch
September 22nd is both World Rhino Day and National Elephant Appreciation Day! Join us to learn about both of these magnificent animals, play a game, and make a craft!

Thu, Sep 21, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Centerville Branch
Join us at the Centerville Branch for a Firefighter Storytime!

Thu, Sep 21, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Grayson Branch
Celebrate Dear Diary Day with the library by learning about the history of diaries and journals and by making your own diary craft!

Thu, Sep 21, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Suwanee Branch
Kids will learn math by participating in high-energy math activities and learning numbers so they can handle math in real life. Join the Suwanee branch for 8 weeks of fun Math games.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Sep 21, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Lilburn Branch
Learn and practice reading skills one-on-one with a librarian or volunteer!

Thu, Sep 21, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Norcross Branch
To provide homework help to kids in grades K-8.

Thu, Sep 21, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Lilburn Branch
Homework Help offers 30 minutes of assistance on homework assignments for K-8 students on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:00 to 7:00 PM. First come; first served. Students must bring a homework assignment.

Thu, Sep 21, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Collins Hill Branch
Do you want to improve your English conversational skills? Then join us for Conversations in English!

Thu, Sep 21, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Hamilton Mill Branch
Math club will help students learn basic math concepts and improve their skills! A program for kids in grades 3-5.

Thu, Sep 21, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Snellville Branch
Learn how to draw animals.

Thu, Sep 21, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Duluth Branch - Duluth Meeting Room
Join us at the Duluth Branch for Reading Buddies where you can practice and become an active reader!
Register

Thu, Sep 21, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Dacula Branch
Join us at the Dacula Branch to discuss issues and mental health involving the care of your loved ones with Alzheimer's.

Thu, Sep 21, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual
Join us in your journey towards U.S. citizenship in this FREE 8 week course learning the civics portion of the citizenship test while working on English reading and writing skills.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Sep 21, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Lawrenceville Branch
Learn practical insights and strategies for cultivating intentional habits and actions that can lead to greater success and fulfillment.
Registration is now closed

Fri, Sep 22, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Duluth Branch
Invest in your future by applying for United States Citizenship. Pre-registration is required to attend the workshop.
Register

Fri, Sep 22, 10:30am - 11:30am
Dacula Branch
Join us at the Dacula Branch for a special lap-sit storytime for infants.

Fri, Sep 22, 10:30am - 11:30am
Grayson Branch
Get those wiggles and giggles out! Join Ms. Becca at the Grayson Branch for an energetic program that uses music and movement activities to improve your child's balance, coordination, and rhythm!

Fri, Sep 22, 10:30am - 11:00am
Dacula Branch
Develop your baby's pre-literacy skills during this special storytime for infants.

Fri, Sep 22, 10:30am - 11:00am
Virtual
Join Ms. Sarah for an interactive virtual storytime!
Register

Fri, Sep 22, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Duluth Branch
Join Ms. Sarah at the Duluth branch for a storytime designed for babies and toddlers ages 2 and under. Enjoy engaging books, music, and rhymes to introduce storytime to our littlest readers!

Fri, Sep 22, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Dacula Branch
A partner program with the East Georgia Cancer Coalition for caregivers of cancer patients.

Sat, Sep 23, 10:30am - 11:30am
Grayson Branch
September 22nd is both World Rhino Day and National Elephant Appreciation Day! Join us to learn about both of these magnificent animals, play a game, and make a craft!

Sat, Sep 23, 10:30am - 11:30am
Norcross Branch
Caregivers will learn proven techniques for teaching children how to read their first words.

Sat, Sep 23, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Norcross Branch
Aprenda cómo iniciar su propio negocio de la manera correcta.

Sat, Sep 23, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Lawrenceville Branch
Let?s celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month by making Salvadoran Horchata. Celebremos el mes de la Herencia Hispana haciendo horchata salvadoreña.

Sat, Sep 23, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Norcross Branch
A weekly program designed to help young children (K - 3rd grade) master math skills and build strong foundations in basic arithmetic.

Sat, Sep 23, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Hamilton Mill Branch
Get together with fellow family history enthusiasts to discuss genealogy resources and get advice on researching your family tree. Topics vary at every meeting, guided by the interests of attendees.

Sun, Sep 24, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Norcross Branch
Parents will build community over the course of this 13-week program. Through interactive, practical, and hands-on tools to engage, parents will learn the essential building blocks that can maximize their child's potential and empower the whole family.

Sun, Sep 24, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Collins Hill Branch
Children practice reading skills one-on-one with a reading buddy trained in Active Reading.

Sun, Sep 24, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Suwanee Branch - Suwanee Meeting Room
Join us for a moment of relaxation. Learn different breathing techniques and an easy yoga flow.

Sun, Sep 24, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Lilburn Branch
Experience the magic of traditional Mexican Folk Dances!

Mon, Sep 25, All day
Virtual
GCPL's own podcast about YA literature!

Mon, Sep 25, All day
Virtual
Learn about science through experiments, activities and booklists!

Mon, Sep 25, 10:00am - 11:00am
Virtual
Practice English conversation on a variety of topics.
This event is full

Mon, Sep 25, 10:30am - 11:00am
Five Forks Branch - Five Forks Meeting Room
Join us at the Five Forks Branch for a special storytime just for babies designed to get them comfortable in social settings and develop their earliest literacy skills!

Mon, Sep 25, 10:30am - 11:30am
Grayson Branch
Join Ms. Becca at the Grayson Branch for a special storytime for babies designed to get them comfortable in social settings and develop their earliest literacy skills!

Mon, Sep 25, 10:30am - 11:30am
Buford-Sugar Hill Branch
A meeting for speakers of Japanese to practice English.

Mon, Sep 25, 10:30am - 11:00am
Offsite
Join us for a FUN outdoor storytime experience!

Mon, Sep 25, 11:00am - 11:30am
Centerville Branch
Welcome to Storytime with Ms. Danielle! We read stories, and enjoy music & movement while we explore early literacy in a fun group setting for children ages 3 through 5.

Mon, Sep 25, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Hamilton Mill Branch
Join us for a storytime just for the little ones!

Mon, Sep 25, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Peachtree Corners Branch
Join us as representatives from the East Georgia Cancer Coalition provide information about and instructions for breast cancer self-exams.

Mon, Sep 25, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Offsite
Borrow a book from the GCPL Book Mobile!

Mon, Sep 25, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Snellville Branch
Practice English conversation on a variety of topics.

Mon, Sep 25, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Snellville Branch
Join us to practice reading skills and become an active reader!

Canceled
Mon, Sep 25, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Peachtree Corners Branch
Practice reading and learn new skills with a Reading Buddy!

Mon, Sep 25, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Collins Hill Branch
Children practice reading skills one-on-one with a reading buddy trained in Active Reading.

Mon, Sep 25, 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Collins Hill Branch
Need help with your homework? Our volunteer homework helpers can help!

Canceled
Mon, Sep 25, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Peachtree Corners Branch
Practice reading and learn new skills with a Reading Buddy!

Mon, Sep 25, 4:15pm - 5:15pm
Collins Hill Branch - Collins Hill Meeting Room
Test your book knowledge and join us for trivia night! This month we are covering the beloved children?s book author Roald Dahl.

Mon, Sep 25, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Grayson Branch
Learn and practice reading skills one-on-one with a librarian or volunteer Reading Buddy! Reading aloud to a buddy helps build confidence and increase fluency and understanding.

Mon, Sep 25, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Duluth Branch - Duluth Meeting Room
K - 2nd graders come and build your math skills with games, technology, and lots of fun!

Mon, Sep 25, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Lawrenceville Branch
Do you want to improve your English conversational skills? Then join us in person for Conversations in English on Mondays!

Mon, Sep 25, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Suwanee Branch - Suwanee Meeting Room
Stuck on a homework problem? No problem! Swing by the Suwanee library to get help from our volunteer tutors.

Mon, Sep 25, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Norcross Branch
Learn and practice reading skills one-on-one with a Volunteer Reading Buddy. Registration is required.
Register

Mon, Sep 25, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Centerville Branch
Come learn about a FREE movie streaming resource Kanopy offered by GCPL! We will discuss Fredrik Backman?s novel A Man Called Ove after a screening of the 2015 original Swedish film found on Kanopy.

Mon, Sep 25, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Dacula Branch
Practicing math doesn't have to be boring!

Mon, Sep 25, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Buford-Sugar Hill Branch
Learn and practice reading skills one-on-one with our reading buddies.

Mon, Sep 25, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Dacula Branch
A fantasy book club adventure for pre-adolescent children.This month we will read: Aru Shah and the End of Time

Mon, Sep 25, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Dacula Branch
A fantasy book club adventure for pre-adolescent children. This month we will read "Aru Shah and the End of Time."

Mon, Sep 25, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Hamilton Mill Branch
Join us for a lively discussion every month about a book chosen by group members. This month features "Then She Was Gone" by Lisa Jewell.

Tue, Sep 26, 10:00am - 11:00am
Hamilton Mill Branch
Practice English conversation on various topics based on a variety of subjects!

Tue, Sep 26, 10:00am - 11:00am
Buford-Sugar Hill Branch
For pre-walker babies and their parents/caregivers. Playtime for children and time for adults to meet other families in the community.

Tue, Sep 26, 10:30am - 11:30am
Collins Hill Branch - Collins Hill Meeting Room
Join us for a storytime just for the little ones! Designed for babies and toddlers ages 3 and under.

Canceled
Tue, Sep 26, 10:30am - 11:00am
Lilburn Branch
We will use books, music, rhymes, movement, and fingerplays to introduce pre-literacy and social skills to our toddlers.

Tue, Sep 26, 10:30am - 11:00am
Five Forks Branch
Join us at the Five Forks branch for our Toddler Time! We spend a fun-filled half hour reading books and singing songs targeting the developmental needs of toddlers.

Tue, Sep 26, 10:30am - 11:30am
Grayson Branch
Join Ms. Becca at the Grayson branch for our Toddler Time, featuring engaging stories, fun songs, activities, and more! Targeted for the developmental needs of toddlers, ages 1-2, and their caregivers.

Canceled
Tue, Sep 26, 11:00am - 11:30am
Centerville Branch
Welcome to Storytime with Ms. Danielle! We are exploring early literacy for babies and young toddlers ages 2 & under with fun stories & music for a half hour.

Tue, Sep 26, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Buford-Sugar Hill Branch
This storytime uses simple books, music, rhymes, and movement activities to introduce storytime to our youngest listeners.

Canceled
Tue, Sep 26, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Lilburn Branch
Storytimes promote the early literacy skills that help children become ready to read with stories, games and songs!

Tue, Sep 26, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Norcross Branch
Join students across the globe to create symbolic monarch butterflies to send to Mexico!

Canceled
Tue, Sep 26, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Peachtree Corners Branch
This session will demonstrate how to browse and borrow ebooks and e-audiobooks on a mobile device.

Tue, Sep 26, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Virtual
Join virtually to practice English conversations. We focus on a variety of topics each week.
This event is full

Tue, Sep 26, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Five Forks Branch
Rising 1st - 3rd graders are invited to practice their reading skills and complete a fun, educational activity in a one-on-one setting with an adult helper. Registration is required. Space is limited and a waiting list will be available.
Register

Tue, Sep 26, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Mountain Park Branch
Practice reading skills one-on-one with a Volunteer Reading Buddy for 30 minutes.

Tue, Sep 26, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Mountain Park Branch
This program will teach you to look inward to balance and harmonize your mental, emotional, and physical bodies through playful artistic expression.

Tue, Sep 26, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Peachtree Corners Branch
Volunteers provide free homework help sessions for students who need one-on-one help with their homework and assignments.

Tue, Sep 26, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Collins Hill Branch - Collins Hill Meeting Room
Students and Caretakers! Join us as we create a finger-knit trivet, a perfect gift for anyone hosting during the upcoming holiday season.

Tue, Sep 26, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Centerville Branch
Need help on subjects such as Language Arts, Math & Science? Our volunteer homework helpers can help students in grades K-8 here at the Centerville Branch. It's a drop-in session. No registration required.

Tue, Sep 26, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Grayson Branch
Attention all aspiring writers! Do you find yourself yearning to unleash your imagination into the written word but are unsure of where to begin? Join us for our monthly Writing Club to help you grow as a writer and connect with like-minded individuals who share your passion for writing!

Tue, Sep 26, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Lilburn Branch
Learn and practice reading skills one-on-one with a librarian or volunteer!

Tue, Sep 26, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Norcross Branch
To provide homework help to kids in grades K-8.

Tue, Sep 26, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Collins Hill Branch
Need help with your homework? Our volunteer homework helpers can help!

Tue, Sep 26, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Lilburn Branch
Homework Help offers 30 minutes of assistance on homework assignments for K-8 students on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:00 to 7:00 PM. First come; first served. Students must bring a homework assignment.

Tue, Sep 26, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Snellville Branch
A crossword making program.

Tue, Sep 26, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Buford-Sugar Hill Branch
Join us at the Buford-Sugar Hill Branch in learning about scholarship programs that can help fund your college experience and minimize loans!

Tue, Sep 26, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Duluth Branch
Join author and conservation educator Mark Warren, in partnership with the Duluth Garden Club, to learn about using local plants and trees for food, medicine, craft, and survival.

Tue, Sep 26, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Five Forks Branch
Join us to learn the history and basic steps of Bachata, Merengue, and Cumbia as we celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month!

Tue, Sep 26, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Dacula Branch
Children often have their own thoughts and opinions about the world around them and can be budding changemakers! Join us for a fun exploration of the history of political protests and then make your own button to express an important issue.

Tue, Sep 26, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Buford-Sugar Hill Branch
Learn and practice your Spanish in a welcoming environment with a fluent speaker.

Tue, Sep 26, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Hamilton Mill Branch
Love to play chess or interested in learning to play? Join us twice a month for an hour of gameplay. All levels and ages are welcome.

Tue, Sep 26, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Buford-Sugar Hill Branch
Learn and practice your English in a welcoming environment with a fluent speaker.

Wed, Sep 27, 10:30am - 11:30am
Collins Hill Branch - Collins Hill Meeting Room
Join us for a storytime just for preschoolers! Designed for children ages 3-5.

Wed, Sep 27, 10:30am - 11:30am
Snellville Branch
This storytime uses simple books, music, rhymes, and movement activities to introduce storytime to our youngest listeners.

Canceled
Wed, Sep 27, 10:30am - 11:30am
Lilburn Branch
A meeting for people to practice and develop their conversational English in a friendly and supportive environment.

Wed, Sep 27, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Mountain Park Branch
Join Ms. Montoya and staff from Gwinnett Building Babies? Brains as your child listens to stories, plays games, and sings songs!

Wed, Sep 27, 10:30am - 11:00am
Suwanee Branch
Join Ms. Nikki for a storytime just for the little ones! Designed for babies and toddlers, ages 2 and under, this storytime uses simple books, music, rhymes, and movement activities to introduce storytime to our youngest listeners.

Wed, Sep 27, 10:30am - 11:30am
Dacula Branch
This storytime uses simple books, music, rhymes, and movement activities to introduce storytime to our youngest listeners.

Wed, Sep 27, 10:30am - 11:30am
Hamilton Mill Branch
Need guidance on how to navigate the internet? This program will guide you through the basics and help you confidently use a computer to access the internet to complete daily tasks.

Wed, Sep 27, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Duluth Branch - Duluth Meeting Room
Join Ms. Sarah at the Duluth branch for a morning of fun stories, rhymes and songs that will promote early literacy and kindergarten readiness skills!

Wed, Sep 27, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Lilburn Branch
Interested in learning how to 3D print in the Learning Labs? Join us for a crash course in the history and uses of 3D printing and discover how you can print 3D models on your own!

Wed, Sep 27, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Buford-Sugar Hill Branch
Library storytimes promote the early literacy skills that children need to learn to read independently.

Wed, Sep 27, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Snellville Branch
Join in the fun with your preschool child as we listen to stories, play games, and sing songs.

Wed, Sep 27, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual - Adult Programming Zoom
Learn ways to uncover the unique memories of your family and create lasting connections.

Wed, Sep 27, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Virtual
Designed for adults and older teens with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, the club welcomes readers and aspiring readers to join together for reading, listening, and discussion of one book over the course of each session.
Register

Wed, Sep 27, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Snellville Branch
Use your creativity and engineering skills to create your own marble run.

Wed, Sep 27, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Five Forks Branch
Rising 1st - 3rd graders are invited to practice their reading skills and complete a fun, educational activity in a one-on-one setting with an adult helper. Registration is required. Space is limited and a waiting list will be available.
Register

Wed, Sep 27, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Lawrenceville Branch
Want your kids to learn a little bit of Spanish? This month's theme is "All About Pets!"

Wed, Sep 27, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Centerville Branch
Come in and practice your conversational English while talking about various topics!

Wed, Sep 27, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Centerville Branch
The Astrology Basics program focuses on the foundational knowledge you need to understand what each aspect of your birth chart means. This would be great for beginners who are just getting started to intermediate astrologers.

Wed, Sep 27, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Grayson Branch
Do you want to practice your English conversational skills? Join us for some practice speaking the English language in a relaxed environment.

Wed, Sep 27, 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Collins Hill Branch
Need help with your homework? Our volunteer homework helpers can help!

Wed, Sep 27, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Peachtree Corners Branch
Volunteers provide free homework help sessions for students who need one-on-one help with their homework and assignments.

Wed, Sep 27, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Hamilton Mill Branch
Learn and practice reading skills one-on-one with a book buddy trained in Active Reading. Active Reading helps build vocabulary and increase fluency and understanding.

Wed, Sep 27, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Hamilton Mill Branch
Join us at the Hamilton Mill branch for Reading Buddies! First come, first serve.

Wed, Sep 27, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Suwanee Branch - Suwanee Meeting Room
Stuck on a homework problem? No problem! Swing by the Suwanee library to get help from our volunteer tutors.

Wed, Sep 27, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Centerville Branch
Learn and practice reading skills one-on-one with a book buddy trained in Active Reading. Active Reading helps build vocabulary and increase fluency and understanding.

Wed, Sep 27, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Norcross Branch
Learn and practice reading skills one-on-one with a Volunteer Reading Buddy. Registration is required.
Register

Wed, Sep 27, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Buford-Sugar Hill Branch
Need help on subjects such as Language Arts, Math & Science? Our volunteer homework helpers can help students of all ages here at the Buford-Sugar Hill Branch.

Wed, Sep 27, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Peachtree Corners Branch - Peachtree Corners Learning Lab
Learn how to shoot and edit green screen video.

Wed, Sep 27, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Five Forks Branch
Creating pixel art is fun and easy with Piskel! Join us as we cover the basics of using this free online program that?s accessible from your computer at home.

Wed, Sep 27, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Lilburn Branch
Join us at the Lilburn Branch with an introduction to Tai Chi and how you can learn the movements of the Five Elements form!

Wed, Sep 27, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Norcross Branch - Norcross Learning Lab Makerspace #1
Learn the basics of 3D printing and how you can use the Learning Lab printers for your personal projects!

Wed, Sep 27, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Lawrenceville Branch
Learn basic acoustic guitar skills!
Register

Wed, Sep 27, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Grayson Branch
Join Ms. Becca at the Grayson Branch for a storytime celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month! This month we'll be learning some introductory Spanish words, reading bilingual stories en Español, and creating some traditional crafts from the Hispanic culture in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month.

Wed, Sep 27, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Duluth Branch - Duluth Collaboration Room
Do you want to practice your English conversational skills? Join us for some practice speaking the English language in a relaxed environment.

Wed, Sep 27, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Lilburn Branch
Georgia is ground-zero for a new invasive spider species from Asia - the Joro. Join us to learn about this creature and help track its distribution.

Wed, Sep 27, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual - Adult Programming Zoom
Join author and media researcher Tobias Rose-Stockwell as he discusses his new book, "Outrage Machine: How Tech Amplifies Discontent, Disrupts Democracy? And What We Can Do About It."

Thu, Sep 28, 10:30am - 11:00am
Five Forks Branch
Join us at the Five Forks Library for our Preschool Storytime. We spend a fun-filled half hour reading books and singing songs that will be sure to get your preschooler ready to learn. Ages 3ish-5.

Thu, Sep 28, 10:30am - 11:30am
Duluth Branch - Duluth Collaboration Room
A meeting for people to practice their conversational English in a friendly and supportive environment.
Register

Thu, Sep 28, 10:30am - 11:00am
Suwanee Branch
Join Ms. Nikki for a morning of fun stories, rhymes, songs, and activities that will promote early literacy and kindergarten readiness skills!

Thu, Sep 28, 10:30am - 11:30am
Dacula Branch
This program's goal is to introduce children to early literacy skills through talking, reading, singing, playing, and writing.

Thu, Sep 28, 10:30am - 11:30am
Grayson Branch
Join Ms. Becca at the Grayson branch for our Preschool Storytime, featuring engaging stories, fun songs, activities, and more! Targeted for the developmental needs of preschoolers, ages 3-5, and their caregivers.

Thu, Sep 28, 10:30am - 11:00am
Offsite
Join us for a FUN outdoor storytime experience!

Thu, Sep 28, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Hamilton Mill Branch
Develop your baby?s pre-literacy skills during this special storytime for infants.

Thu, Sep 28, 11:00am - 11:30am
Offsite
Borrow a book from the GCPL Book Mobile!

Thu, Sep 28, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Suwanee Branch
Learn basic conversational English in a friendly and supportive environment.

Thu, Sep 28, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Virtual
Our goal is to bring people together to have a conversation around family health and well-being

Thu, Sep 28, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Virtual
Join us virtually every week as we read Tales Around the World together! Registration required.
Register

Thu, Sep 28, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Virtual
Pat Satterfield of the Dunamis Educational Foundation presents monthly life skills classes for adults and teens with Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities and their family member or caregiver.

Thu, Sep 28, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Snellville Branch
Join us to learn how to prepare a cooking area and make a classic grilled cheese sandwich.

Thu, Sep 28, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Lawrenceville Branch
Practice reading skills one-on-one with one of our Reading Buddies.

Thu, Sep 28, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Mountain Park Branch
Practice reading skills one-on-one with a Volunteer Reading Buddy for 30 minutes.

Thu, Sep 28, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Mountain Park Branch
Join us in learning how people around the world celebrate the Mid-Autumn Festival and create your own mooncake paper craft.

Thu, Sep 28, 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Collins Hill Branch
Need help with your homework? Our volunteer homework helpers can help!

Thu, Sep 28, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Duluth Branch - Duluth Meeting Room
Join us for this unique Asian cultural experience by celebrating the Mid-Autumn Festival with Duluth Library!

Thu, Sep 28, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Mountain Park Branch
Come take a dive into the world of Magic: The Gathering! Open to beginners and experienced players alike.

Thu, Sep 28, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Suwanee Branch
Kids will learn math by participating in high-energy math activities and learning numbers so they can handle math in real life. Join the Suwanee branch for 8 weeks of fun Math games.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Sep 28, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Grayson Branch
Who knew that math could be so colorful and creative? Join us to unleash your inner artist while exploring mathematical concepts and experimenting with geometric designs!

Thu, Sep 28, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Lilburn Branch
Learn and practice reading skills one-on-one with a librarian or volunteer!

Thu, Sep 28, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Buford-Sugar Hill Branch
Learn about the chemistry of color, the science of chromatography, and plastic recycling. Apply what you?ve learned to create a tie-dye style piece of art.

Thu, Sep 28, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Norcross Branch
To provide homework help to kids in grades K-8.

Thu, Sep 28, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Lilburn Branch
Homework Help offers 30 minutes of assistance on homework assignments for K-8 students on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:00 to 7:00 PM. First come; first served. Students must bring a homework assignment.

Thu, Sep 28, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Collins Hill Branch
Do you want to improve your English conversational skills? Then join us for Conversations in English!

Thu, Sep 28, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Hamilton Mill Branch
A book club for kids designed to help them get reading by having a fun meeting once per month where we discuss a book from the popular series - I Survived.

Thu, Sep 28, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Snellville Branch
Join us for an evening storytime the whole family can enjoy together.

Thu, Sep 28, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual
Join us in your journey towards U.S. citizenship in this FREE 8 week course learning the civics portion of the citizenship test while working on English reading and writing skills.
This event is full

Fri, Sep 29, 10:30am - 11:00am
Virtual
Join Ms. Sarah for an interactive virtual storytime!
Register

Fri, Sep 29, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Duluth Branch - Duluth Meeting Room
Join Ms. Sarah at the Duluth branch for a storytime designed for babies and toddlers ages 2 and under. Enjoy engaging books, music, and rhymes to introduce storytime to our littlest readers!

Fri, Sep 29, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Mountain Park Branch
This program highlights educational games for kids that are both educational and fun to play!

Sat, Sep 30, 10:30am - 11:30am
Collins Hill Branch - Collins Hill Meeting Room
Join in the fun and promote early literacy with the whole family as we read stories and sing songs! For children of all ages with a caregiver.

Sat, Sep 30, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Five Forks Branch
Join GCPL Learning Labs and learn the basics of how to write a screenplay!

Canceled
Sat, Sep 30, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Lilburn Branch
Bring your own lunch and join us for Career Clinic. Rehab your resume, cover letter, and interview skills with current best practices.

Sat, Sep 30, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Lawrenceville Branch
Join our book club each month as we explore the best of what nonfiction has to offer, from memoirs and essays to science and history! This month's book: "The Nineties" by Chuck Klosterman.

Sat, Sep 30, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Hamilton Mill Branch
Making recipes from this month's book selection Lighten Up, Y'all by Virginia Willis isn't required, but a love for cooking is! Come in to discuss and discover the best tips and tricks for making your meals the tastiest they can be.

Sat, Sep 30, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Norcross Branch
A weekly program designed to help young children (K - 3rd grade) master math skills and build strong foundations in basic arithmetic.

Sat, Sep 30, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Hamilton Mill Branch
Making recipes from the book selection for this month is not required, but a love for cooking is! Come in to discuss the best tips and tricks for making your meals the better.

Sat, Sep 30, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Suwanee Branch - Suwanee Meeting Room
Have you ever wondered what causes pinecones to open and close? Well now you can learn how by doing a simple science experiment.
This event is full

Sat, Sep 30, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Dacula Branch
Guest Author Tamara Anderson comes to Family Storytime to share her multicultural books with us!

Sat, Sep 30, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Snellville Branch
A Group Reading of King Lear, Shakespeare's Banned Play

Sun, Oct 01, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual
This year, Banned Book Week is October 1-7th. View this video program to learn about the history of Banned Books Week and why this topic is important to libraries and our community.

Sun, Oct 01, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Norcross Branch
Parents will build community over the course of this 13-week program. Through interactive, practical, and hands-on tools to engage, parents will learn the essential building blocks that can maximize their child's potential and empower the whole family.

Sun, Oct 01, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Norcross Branch
Tired of having the same cup of coffee? Come gain inspiration to spice up your coffee at home.

Sun, Oct 01, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Lawrenceville Branch
Come play, learn, converse, and grow! Drop-in chess games in a friendly environment. For ages 8 and up.
This event is full

Mon, Oct 02, All day
Virtual
Join our Google Classroom for creative writers!

Mon, Oct 02, All day
Virtual
Learn about science through experiments, activities and booklists!

Mon, Oct 02, 10:00am - 11:00am
Virtual
Practice English conversation on a variety of topics.
This event is full

Mon, Oct 02, 10:30am - 11:00am
Offsite
Join us for a FUN outdoor storytime experience!

Mon, Oct 02, 10:30am - 11:00am
Lawrenceville Branch
Join us for a storytime just for the little ones! Designed for babies and toddlers, ages 2 and under.

Mon, Oct 02, 10:30am - 11:30am
Dacula Branch
Homeschool students will learn about the different aspects of STEAM with hands-on activities.
This event is full

Mon, Oct 02, 10:30am - 11:30am
Buford-Sugar Hill Branch
A meeting for speakers of Japanese to practice English.
Registration opens Monday, September 25 2023 at 9:00am

Mon, Oct 02, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Hamilton Mill Branch
Join us for a storytime just for the little ones!

Mon, Oct 02, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Offsite
Borrow a book from the GCPL Book Mobile!

Mon, Oct 02, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Lawrenceville Branch
Join in the fun with your preschool child as we listen to stories, play games, and sing songs! For children, ages 3-5 and an accompanying adult(s).

Mon, Oct 02, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Dacula Branch
Homeschool students will learn about the different aspects of STEAM with hands-on activities.

Mon, Oct 02, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Snellville Branch
Practice conversational English with others. Learn about library resources which can help them develop their language skills.

Mon, Oct 02, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Peachtree Corners Branch
Practice reading and learn new skills with a Reading Buddy!

Mon, Oct 02, 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Collins Hill Branch
Need help with your homework? Our volunteer homework helpers can help!

Mon, Oct 02, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Snellville Branch
Join us to practice reading skills and become an active reader!

Mon, Oct 02, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Peachtree Corners Branch
Practice reading and learn new skills with a Reading Buddy!

Mon, Oct 02, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Centerville Branch
Join us for Page Flippers, our monthly kids' book club! This month's theme is graphic novels/comics.

Mon, Oct 02, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Duluth Branch - Duluth Meeting Room
K - 2nd graders come and build your math skills with games, technology, and lots of fun!

Mon, Oct 02, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Norcross Branch
Learn and practice reading skills one-on-one with a Volunteer Reading Buddy. Registration is required.
Register

Mon, Oct 02, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Suwanee Branch - Suwanee Meeting Room
Stuck on a homework problem? No problem! Swing by the Suwanee library to get help from our volunteer tutors.

Mon, Oct 02, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Dacula Branch
Practicing math doesn't have to be boring!

Mon, Oct 02, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Buford-Sugar Hill Branch
Learn and practice reading skills one-on-one with our reading buddies.

Mon, Oct 02, 5:15pm - 6:15pm
Collins Hill Branch - Collins Hill Meeting Room
Join us for our exciting program series exploring science with hands-on experiments! This month, we will be learning about bats.

Tue, Oct 03, All day
Virtual
Share your love of the Harry Potter universe with other fans!

Tue, Oct 03, 10:00am - 11:00am
Hamilton Mill Branch
Practice English conversation on various topics based on a variety of subjects!

Tue, Oct 03, 10:00am - 11:00am
Buford-Sugar Hill Branch
For pre-walker babies and their parents/caregivers. Playtime for children and time for adults to meet other families in the community.

Tue, Oct 03, 10:30am - 11:15am
Collins Hill Branch - Collins Hill Meeting Room
Join us for a storytime just for the little ones! Designed for babies and toddlers, ages 3 and under.

Tue, Oct 03, 10:30am - 11:00am
Lilburn Branch
We will use books, music, rhymes, movement, and fingerplays to introduce pre-literacy and social skills to our toddlers.

Tue, Oct 03, 10:30am - 11:30am
Peachtree Corners Branch
Help toddlers, age 2 and under, learn to be attentive and follow directions, develop a love of stories and books, and develop reading readiness skills.

Tue, Oct 03, 10:30am - 11:00am
Five Forks Branch - Five Forks Meeting Room
Join us for Toddler Time! We spend a fun-filled half hour reading books and singing songs targeting the developmental needs of toddlers.

Tue, Oct 03, 10:30am - 11:00am
Virtual
Join Ms. Patty for an interactive virtual storytime!
Register

Tue, Oct 03, 10:30am - 11:30am
Grayson Branch
Join Ms. Becca for Toddler Time featuring engaging stories, fun songs, activities, and more! Targeted for the developmental needs of toddlers, ages 1-2, and their caregivers.

Tue, Oct 03, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Hamilton Mill Branch
Join in the fun with your preschool child as we listen to stories, play games, and sing songs!

Tue, Oct 03, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Buford-Sugar Hill Branch
This storytime uses simple books, music, rhymes, and movement activities to introduce storytime to our youngest listeners.

Tue, Oct 03, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Lilburn Branch
Storytimes promote the early literacy skills that help children become ready to read with stories, games and songs!

Tue, Oct 03, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Virtual
Join virtually to practice English conversations. We focus on a variety of topics each week.
This event is full

Tue, Oct 03, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Collins Hill Branch - Collins Hill Meeting Room
Please join us to help unravel a story of crime and intrigue. This month we'll discuss "The Turn of the Key" by Ruth Ware.

Tue, Oct 03, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Dacula Branch
Learn about a famous artist and try out their art techniques for yourself!

Tue, Oct 03, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Snellville Branch
Learn the history of postcards and how they can be used to reach out to others.

Tue, Oct 03, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Mountain Park Branch
Practice reading skills one-on-one with a Volunteer Reading Buddy for 30 minutes.

Tue, Oct 03, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Five Forks Branch
Rising 1st - 3rd graders are invited to practice their reading skills and complete a fun, educational activity one-on-one with an adult helper.
Register

Tue, Oct 03, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Lilburn Branch
Learn and practice reading skills one-on-one with a librarian or volunteer!

Tue, Oct 03, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Norcross Branch
In this 4 day camp, learn the basics of cursive writing!

Tue, Oct 03, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Norcross Branch
To provide homework help to kids in grades K-8.

Tue, Oct 03, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Collins Hill Branch
Need help with your homework? Our volunteer homework helpers can help!

Tue, Oct 03, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Lilburn Branch
Homework Help offers 30 minutes of assistance on homework assignments for K-8 students on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:00 to 7:00 PM. First come; first served. Students must bring a homework assignment.

Tue, Oct 03, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Centerville Branch
Need help on subjects such as Language Arts, Math & Science? Our volunteer homework helpers can help students in grades K-8 here at the Centerville Branch. It's a drop-in session. No registration is required.

Tue, Oct 03, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Snellville Branch
Come join our monthly chess club to play and learn Chess, Go, and other strategy games in a friendly environment.

Tue, Oct 03, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Buford-Sugar Hill Branch
Learn and practice your Spanish in a welcoming environment with a fluent speaker.

Tue, Oct 03, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Peachtree Corners Branch
¿Busca una forma para una situación legal? Visite la biblioteca en Peachtree Corners para conocer los formularios legales que están disponibles para usar y descargar para uso personal.

Tue, Oct 03, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Grayson Branch
The deadline for voter registration is October 10th! Come learn everything you need to vote in local elections.

Tue, Oct 03, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Duluth Branch - Duluth Meeting Room
Join us for the book launch of bestselling author Denny S. Bryce's newest historical fiction novel, "The Other Princess." Denny will be in conversation with fellow historical fiction author Vanessa Riley.

Tue, Oct 03, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Buford-Sugar Hill Branch
Learn and practice your English in a welcoming environment with a fluent speaker.

Wed, Oct 04, All day
Virtual
CALLING ALL FANS OF CREEPY CREATURES!

Wed, Oct 04, 10:30am - 11:30am
Duluth Branch - Duluth Collaboration Room
A meeting for people to practice their conversational English in a friendly and supportive environment.
Register

Wed, Oct 04, 10:30am - 11:15am
Collins Hill Branch - Collins Hill Meeting Room
Join us for a storytime just for preschoolers! Designed for children ages 3-5.

Wed, Oct 04, 10:30am - 11:30am
Snellville Branch
This storytime uses simple books, music, rhymes, and movement activities to introduce storytime to our youngest listeners.

Wed, Oct 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
Lawrenceville Branch
Join us for a storytime just for the little ones! Designed for babies and toddlers, ages 2 and under.

Wed, Oct 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
Mountain Park Branch
Designed for babies and toddlers, this storytime uses simple books, music, and movement to introduce our youngest listeners to storytime.

Wed, Oct 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
Suwanee Branch
Join Ms. Nikki for a storytime just for the little ones! Designed for babies and toddlers, ages 2 and under, this storytime uses simple books, music, rhymes and movement activities to introduce storytime to our youngest listeners.

Wed, Oct 04, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Grayson Branch
Get unbiased guidance from a Certified Medicare Counselor about costs and coverage, comparing options, and enrolling in plans.

Wed, Oct 04, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Buford-Sugar Hill Branch
Library storytimes promote the early literacy skills that children need to learn to read independently.

Wed, Oct 04, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Norcross Branch
Join us as representatives from the East Georgia Cancer Coalition provide tips and education for lowering your risk for cancer.

Wed, Oct 04, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Snellville Branch
Join in the fun with your preschool child as we listen to stories, play games, and sing songs.

Wed, Oct 04, 11:30am - 12:15pm
Mountain Park Branch
Preschool storytimes promote early literacy skills, which help children become ready to read and promote school readiness.

Wed, Oct 04, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Virtual
Designed for adults and older teens with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, the club welcomes readers and aspiring readers to join together for reading, listening, and discussion of one book over the course of each session.
Register

Wed, Oct 04, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Dacula Branch
Have you ever fantasized about becoming a mad scientist? Join us for the chance to conduct fun and educational experiments!

Wed, Oct 04, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Centerville Branch
Come in and practice your conversational English while talking about various topics!

Wed, Oct 04, 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Collins Hill Branch
Need help with your homework? Our volunteer homework helpers can help!

Wed, Oct 04, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Lawrenceville Branch
Join us as we make a hoop glider airplane out of paper and straws and explore the science behind flight!

Wed, Oct 04, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Five Forks Branch
Rising 1st - 3rd graders are invited to practice their reading skills and complete a fun, educational activity one-on-one with an adult helper.
Register

Wed, Oct 04, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Hamilton Mill Branch
Learn and practice reading skills one-on-one with a book buddy trained in Active Reading. Active Reading helps build vocabulary and increase fluency and understanding.

Wed, Oct 04, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Hamilton Mill Branch
Join us at the Hamilton Mill branch for Reading Buddies! First come, first serve.

Wed, Oct 04, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Norcross Branch
Learn and practice reading skills one-on-one with a Volunteer Reading Buddy. Registration is required.
Register

Wed, Oct 04, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Suwanee Branch - Suwanee Meeting Room
Stuck on a homework problem? No problem! Swing by the Suwanee library to get help from our volunteer tutors.

Wed, Oct 04, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Peachtree Corners Branch - Peachtree Corners Learning Lab
Learn the basics of 3D Printing!

Wed, Oct 04, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Centerville Branch
Learn and practice reading skills one-on-one with our volunteer reading buddies.

Wed, Oct 04, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Buford-Sugar Hill Branch
Need help on subjects such as Language Arts, Math & Science? Our volunteer homework helpers can help students of all ages here at the Buford-Sugar Hill Branch.

Wed, Oct 04, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Dacula Branch
Join us to learn about the college admissions process!

Wed, Oct 04, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Five Forks Branch - Five Forks Meeting Room
Learn how to design 3D models with Tinkercad! This intuitive modeling program is easy to use and perfect for anyone just starting their journey with 3D printing.

Wed, Oct 04, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Duluth Branch - Duluth Study Room #122
Do you want to practice your English conversational skills? Join us for some practice speaking the English language in a relaxed environment.

Thu, Oct 05, 10:30am - 11:30am
Peachtree Corners Branch
The program is open for kids ages 3-5 and their caregivers. The program includes simple stories, fingerplays, rhymes, songs and movement activities to introduce story time to our little learners in a fun way.

Thu, Oct 05, 10:30am - 11:00am
Suwanee Branch
Library storytimes promote early literacy skills that help children become ready to read. Join in the fun with your preschool child as we listen to stories, play games and sing songs!

Thu, Oct 05, 10:30am - 11:30am
Grayson Branch
Join Ms. Becca at the Grayson branch for our Preschool Storytime, featuring engaging stories, fun songs, activities, and more!

Thu, Oct 05, 11:00am - 11:30am
Norcross Branch
Promoting early literacy skills by listening to stories, fingerplays, and singing songs. Gaining cognitive benefits and improving language skills through communication, listening, memory, and imagination.

Thu, Oct 05, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Hamilton Mill Branch
Develop your baby?s pre-literacy skills during this special storytime for infants.

Thu, Oct 05, 11:00am - 11:45am
Lilburn Branch
A free & fun magic show that kids won't want to miss!

Thu, Oct 05, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Suwanee Branch
Learn basic conversational English in a friendly and supportive environment.

Thu, Oct 05, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Lilburn Branch
Bring your own lunch, meet other seniors, and stimulate your brain with programs, games, and conversations. Learn about health, community, library, and technology resources.

Thu, Oct 05, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Peachtree Corners Branch
Learn basic techniques for painting with acrylics in a class taught by a local artist.
This event is full

Thu, Oct 05, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Collins Hill Branch
Hop on over to the children's area to share a tale with Mr. Bunbun, the Havana rabbit, who is an excellent listener.

Thu, Oct 05, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Duluth Branch
With the help of leaders and volunteers, kids will gain an understanding of real scientific phenomena and learn how to draw conclusions from experiments - just like real scientists do.

Thu, Oct 05, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Buford-Sugar Hill Branch
Learn about the Scratch programming language while creating a fun project for beginners!

Thu, Oct 05, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Grayson Branch
A free & fun magic show that kids won't want to miss!

Thu, Oct 05, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Collins Hill Branch - Collins Hill Meeting Room
If disaster struck, would you be prepared? Whether your emergency plans require bunking down or leaving home to get to safety, learn how you can be ready with everything you need. This is part 1 of our Safety series.

Thu, Oct 05, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Dacula Branch
Come to this program to meet like-minded teens and solve problems in a short-form campaign.

Thu, Oct 05, 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Collins Hill Branch
Need help with your homework? Our volunteer homework helpers can help!

Thu, Oct 05, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual
Watch, Discuss and Learn! Join us every other Thursday for our virtual ESL Movie Club to improve your vocabulary, English conversational and listening skills!
Register

Thu, Oct 05, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Centerville Branch
Join us for STEM activities for Kindergarten to Second Graders! Today's main S.T.E.M. question is will it sink or float?

Thu, Oct 05, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Centerville Branch
Join us as we dive into movement-themed activities during this month of STEM-tastic. Recommended for grades 3-5.

Thu, Oct 05, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Mountain Park Branch
Practice reading skills one-on-one with a Volunteer Reading Buddy for 30 minutes.

Thu, Oct 05, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Snellville Branch
Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with us! Learn about the beautiful cultures, admire the landscapes, and see an outstanding performance by Alma Mexicana!

Thu, Oct 05, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Suwanee Branch
Kids will learn math by participating in high-energy math activities and learning numbers so they can handle math in real life. Join the Suwanee branch for 8 weeks of fun Math games.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Oct 05, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Lilburn Branch
Learn and practice reading skills one-on-one with a librarian or volunteer!

Thu, Oct 05, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Norcross Branch
To provide homework help to kids in grades K-8.

Thu, Oct 05, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Collins Hill Branch
Do you want to improve your English conversational skills? Then join us for Conversations in English!

Thu, Oct 05, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Hamilton Mill Branch
Math club will help students learn basic math concepts and improve their skills! A program for kids in grades 3-5.

Thu, Oct 05, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Lawrenceville Branch
Take some time to relax your mind & connect with nature as we use fall nature finds to make fall themed clay decorations!

Thu, Oct 05, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Dacula Branch
Join us at the Dacula Branch to discuss issues and mental health involving the care of your loved ones with Alzheimer's.

Thu, Oct 05, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual
Join us in your journey towards U.S. citizenship in this FREE 8 week course learning the civics portion of the citizenship test while working on English reading and writing skills.
This event is full

Thu, Oct 05, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Norcross Branch
Come learn how to make a spooky, fall themed healthy lunch that your child will be excited to eat!

Thu, Oct 05, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Lilburn Branch
Audio production for beginners: Workstations, MIDI keyboards and Virtual Instruments. An entry level course on beat production and digital audio workstations.

Thu, Oct 05, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Duluth Branch - Duluth Meeting Room
Join us at the Duluth Branch for Reading Buddies where you can practice and become an active reader!
Register

Thu, Oct 05, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Five Forks Branch
Does Photoshop seem intimidating? For those who have minimal Photoshop experience or absolutely none at all, attend this event to start learning Photoshop from scratch!
Registration opens Saturday, September 23 2023 at 9:00am

Fri, Oct 06, 10:30am - 11:00am
Dacula Branch
Develop your baby's pre-literacy skills during this special storytime for infants.

Fri, Oct 06, 11:00am - 11:45am
Hamilton Mill Branch
A free & fun magic show that kids won't want to miss!

Fri, Oct 06, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Lawrenceville Branch
A free & fun magic show that kids won't want to miss!

Sat, Oct 07, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Norcross Branch
Do you believe that reading is fundamental? Would you like to learn how to build your child's speech, language, and emergent literacy skills while reading together? If so, this series is for you!

Sat, Oct 07, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Norcross Branch
Join us for a preschool program beyond storytime - we will have fun activities for everyone to enjoy and learn about different topics every month!

Sat, Oct 07, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Duluth Branch - Duluth Learning Lab Makerspace #127
Have you already taken the sewing basics course and want to practice your sewing? Join us to practice what you?ve learned by creating your zipper pouch
Registration opens Monday, September 25 2023 at 9:00am

Sat, Oct 07, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Hamilton Mill Branch
If you enjoy conducting experiments, come to the library to participate in a spooky stem experiment using candy corn! We will use the scientific method to find out which liquids make the candy dissolve!

Sat, Oct 07, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Norcross Branch
A weekly program designed to help young children (K - 3rd grade) master math skills and build strong foundations in basic arithmetic.

Sat, Oct 07, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Hamilton Mill Branch
Get together with fellow family history enthusiasts to discuss genealogy resources and get advice on researching your family tree. Topics vary at every meeting, guided by the interests of attendees.

Rescheduled
Sat, Oct 07, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
New date Saturday, October 14, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Lawrenceville Branch
Join us at the Lawrenceville branch for Banned Books Week Trivia! The 2023 theme for Banned Books Week is ?Freedom to Read.?

Sat, Oct 07, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Duluth Branch - Duluth Meeting Room
Come and join us as we celebrate the contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean, and Central and South America.

Sat, Oct 07, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Grayson Branch
Join Ms. Becca for a kid-friendly yoga session to learn basic yoga poses and mindfulness exercises to keep you grounded and healthy!

Sat, Oct 07, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Buford-Sugar Hill Branch
Join "A Better You Book Club" to discuss ¨The Psychology of Money¨ by Morgan Housel to improve your wealth mindset.

Sun, Oct 08, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Norcross Branch
Parents will build community over the course of this 13-week program. Through interactive, practical, and hands-on tools to engage, parents will learn the essential building blocks that can maximize their child's potential and empower the whole family.

Sun, Oct 08, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Hamilton Mill Branch
Do you want to flex your artistic skills? Come to the library and celebrate Halloween by crafting a mask!

Sun, Oct 08, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Hamilton Mill Branch
Hop on over to the storytime pit to share a tale with Mr. Bunbun, the Havana rabbit, who is an excellent listener.

Sun, Oct 08, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Norcross Branch
Code the classic space invaders game in 3D, while learning about the basics of game development, motion in 3D space and learn fundamental programming concepts.

Sun, Oct 08, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Duluth Branch - Duluth Meeting Room
We'd like to offer caregivers a sanctuary to decompress, rejuvenate, and network with other caregivers who are on a similar path.
Register

Sun, Oct 08, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Suwanee Branch - Suwanee Learning Lab
Are you interested in starting a podcast? Register for this workshop, where we cover equipment, recording/editing, and publishing your podcast.
Registration opens Monday, September 25 2023 at 9:00am

Sun, Oct 08, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Mountain Park Branch
Come play, learn, converse, and grow! Drop-in chess games in a friendly environment. Second Sunday of every month.

Mon, Oct 09, All day
Virtual
Learn about science through experiments, activities and booklists!

Canceled
Mon, Oct 09, All day
Virtual
GCPL's own podcast about YA literature!

Mon, Oct 09, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Norcross Branch
Learn and practice reading skills one-on-one with a Volunteer Reading Buddy. Registration is required.
Register

Tue, Oct 10, 10:00am - 11:00am
Hamilton Mill Branch
Practice English conversation on various topics based on a variety of subjects!

Tue, Oct 10, 10:00am - 11:00am
Buford-Sugar Hill Branch
For pre-walker babies and their parents/caregivers. Playtime for children and time for adults to meet other families in the community.

Tue, Oct 10, 10:30am - 11:15am
Collins Hill Branch - Collins Hill Meeting Room
Join us for a storytime just for the little ones! Designed for babies and toddlers, ages 3 and under.

Tue, Oct 10, 10:30am - 11:30am
Peachtree Corners Branch
Help toddlers, age 2 and under, learn to be attentive and follow directions, develop a love of stories and books, and develop reading readiness skills.

Tue, Oct 10, 10:30am - 11:00am
Five Forks Branch - Five Forks Meeting Room
Join us for Toddler Time! We spend a fun-filled half hour reading books and singing songs targeting the developmental needs of toddlers.

Tue, Oct 10, 10:30am - 11:00am
Virtual
Join Ms. Patty for an interactive virtual storytime!
Register

Tue, Oct 10, 10:30am - 11:30am
Grayson Branch
Join Ms. Becca for Toddler Time featuring engaging stories, fun songs, activities, and more! Targeted for the developmental needs of toddlers, ages 1-2, and their caregivers.

Tue, Oct 10, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Hamilton Mill Branch
Join in the fun with your preschool child as we listen to stories, play games, and sing songs!

Tue, Oct 10, 11:00am - 11:30am
Centerville Branch
Welcome to Storytime! We read stories, enjoy music & movement while we explore early literacy in a fun group setting for children ages 0 through 2.

Tue, Oct 10, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Buford-Sugar Hill Branch
This storytime uses simple books, music, rhymes, and movement activities to introduce storytime to our youngest listeners.

Tue, Oct 10, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Virtual
Join virtually to practice English conversations. We focus on a variety of topics each week.
This event is full

Tue, Oct 10, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Dacula Branch
Helps adults know how to utilize the library to find resources as well as locate resources independently

Tue, Oct 10, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Dacula Branch
Helps adults know how to utilize the library to find resources as well as locate resources independently

Tue, Oct 10, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Five Forks Branch
Open Your World Online Book Clubs are for readers and aspiring readers to continue building their literacy skills by reading and discussing stories together. We use adapted novels and short stories.

Tue, Oct 10, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Dacula Branch
Learn about a famous artist and try out their art techniques for yourself!

Tue, Oct 10, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Peachtree Corners Branch
Volunteers provide free homework help sessions for students who need one-on-one help with their homework and assignments.

Tue, Oct 10, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Lawrenceville Branch
Come take a field trip in VR and experience some of the world's wonders first hand! This month, come face to face with lions, tigers, and black leopards in their natural habitat!

Tue, Oct 10, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Centerville Branch
Handwriting hard to read? Have a reluctant writer? Come strengthen your child's writing developmental skills by practicing with us while writing a picture book! Grades K-3.

Tue, Oct 10, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Centerville Branch
Join us to learn which digital resources will help your children succeed in school. Acompáñanos y aprenden de nuestros recursos digitales para que puedan ayudar a sus niños a tener éxito en la escuela.

Tue, Oct 10, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Mountain Park Branch
Practice reading skills one-on-one with a Volunteer Reading Buddy for 30 minutes.

Tue, Oct 10, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Five Forks Branch
Rising 1st - 3rd graders are invited to practice their reading skills and complete a fun, educational activity one-on-one with an adult helper.
Register

Tue, Oct 10, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Collins Hill Branch - Collins Hill Meeting Room
A cooking program for children and their accompanying adults.

Tue, Oct 10, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Lilburn Branch
Learn and practice reading skills one-on-one with a librarian or volunteer!

Tue, Oct 10, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Norcross Branch
In this 4 day camp, learn the basics of cursive writing!

Tue, Oct 10, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Norcross Branch
To provide homework help to kids in grades K-8.

Tue, Oct 10, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Collins Hill Branch
Need help with your homework? Our volunteer homework helpers can help!

Tue, Oct 10, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Lilburn Branch
Homework Help offers 30 minutes of assistance on homework assignments for K-8 students on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:00 to 7:00 PM. First come; first served. Students must bring a homework assignment.

Tue, Oct 10, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Centerville Branch
Need help on subjects such as Language Arts, Math & Science? Our volunteer homework helpers can help students in grades K-8 here at the Centerville Branch. It's a drop-in session. No registration is required.

Tue, Oct 10, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Grayson Branch
Bonjour! Join us for an exciting time filled with games, songs, mini-lessons, and more, all in French! This month, learn about numbers / les nombres!

Tue, Oct 10, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Dacula Branch
Join us at the Dacula Branch for a storytime about fire trucks and fire safety and then see a fire truck up close!

Tue, Oct 10, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Hamilton Mill Branch
Love to play chess or interested in learning to play? Join us twice a month for an hour of gameplay. All levels and ages are welcome.

Tue, Oct 10, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Buford-Sugar Hill Branch
Learn and practice your Spanish in a welcoming environment with a fluent speaker.

Tue, Oct 10, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual - Adult Programming Zoom
ATL Reads Book Club welcomes all who enjoy reading a variety of genres. We are a no-commitment book club; some people come every month and others occasionally.

Tue, Oct 10, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Buford-Sugar Hill Branch
Learn and practice your English in a welcoming environment with a fluent speaker.

Wed, Oct 11, 10:30am - 11:30am
Duluth Branch - Duluth Collaboration Room
A meeting for people to practice their conversational English in a friendly and supportive environment.
Register

Wed, Oct 11, 10:30am - 11:15am
Collins Hill Branch - Collins Hill Meeting Room
Join us for a storytime just for preschoolers! Designed for children ages 3-5.

Wed, Oct 11, 10:30am - 11:30am
Snellville Branch
This storytime uses simple books, music, rhymes, and movement activities to introduce storytime to our youngest listeners.

Wed, Oct 11, 10:30am - 11:00am
Lawrenceville Branch
Join us for a storytime just for the little ones! Designed for babies and toddlers, ages 2 and under.

Wed, Oct 11, 10:30am - 11:00am
Dacula Branch
This storytime uses simple books, music, rhymes, and movement activities to introduce storytime to our youngest listeners. Ages 2 and under.

Wed, Oct 11, 10:30am - 11:00am
Mountain Park Branch
Designed for babies and toddlers, this storytime uses simple books, music, and movement to introduce our youngest listeners to storytime.

Wed, Oct 11, 10:30am - 11:30am
Norcross Branch
Join us for tummy time, fun sing-alongs, and stories for parent and baby bonding and an early educational start!

Wed, Oct 11, 10:30am - 11:00am
Suwanee Branch
Join Ms. Nikki for a storytime just for the little ones! Designed for babies and toddlers, ages 2 and under, this storytime uses simple books, music, rhymes and movement activities to introduce storytime to our youngest listeners.

Wed, Oct 11, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Peachtree Corners Branch - Peachtree Corners Learning Lab
Learn to set up and operate a sewing machine.
This event is full

Wed, Oct 11, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Centerville Branch
Welcome to C.A.R.E. Storytime w/Ms. Danielle! We will read stories, enjoy music & movement while we explore early literacy in a fun group setting for children with intellectual or developmental disabilities ages 3 through 7.

Wed, Oct 11, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Duluth Branch - Duluth Meeting Room
Join Ms. Sarah at the Duluth branch for a morning of fun stories, rhymes and songs that will promote early literacy and Kindergarten readiness skills!

Wed, Oct 11, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Buford-Sugar Hill Branch
Library storytimes promote the early literacy skills that children need to learn to read independently.

Wed, Oct 11, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Hamilton Mill Branch
Find community with fellow homeschoolers! This month we will be talking about fun fall activities and doing some fun fall crafts.

Wed, Oct 11, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Snellville Branch
Join in the fun with your preschool child as we listen to stories, play games, and sing songs.

Wed, Oct 11, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Lawrenceville Branch
Join us for a fun program that uses music, wiggles, and giggles to show the connection between reading and rhythm! This program is designed for kids, ages 3 and up.

Wed, Oct 11, 11:30am - 12:15pm
Mountain Park Branch
Preschool storytimes promote early literacy skills, which help children become ready to read and promote school readiness.

Wed, Oct 11, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual - Adult Programming Zoom
Award-winning physician and author, Dr. Ilana Yurkiewicz, discusses how pervasive cracks in the health care system cost us time, energy, and lives, and how we can fix them.

Wed, Oct 11, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Virtual
Designed for adults and older teens with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, the club welcomes readers and aspiring readers to join together for reading, listening, and discussion of one book over the course of each session.
Register

Wed, Oct 11, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Duluth Branch - Duluth Meeting Room
Gets homeschoolers excited about the human skeleton. Systerm. Learn how cartilage helps the body move in the joints and spine.

Wed, Oct 11, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Suwanee Branch - Suwanee Meeting Room
Do you love books and want to talk about them? Join us for a discussion and activity about this month's selection, "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" by Roald Dahl.

Wed, Oct 11, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Dacula Branch
Have you ever fantasized about becoming a mad scientist? Join us for the chance to conduct fun and educational experiments!

Wed, Oct 11, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Centerville Branch
Come in and practice your conversational English while talking about various topics!

Wed, Oct 11, 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Collins Hill Branch
Need help with your homework? Our volunteer homework helpers can help!

Wed, Oct 11, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Peachtree Corners Branch
Volunteers provide free homework help sessions for students who need one-on-one help with their homework and assignments.

Wed, Oct 11, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Lawrenceville Branch
Budding artist? Join us! Create art with a variety of materials and methods. This month we will be learning simple origami.

Wed, Oct 11, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Five Forks Branch
Rising 1st - 3rd graders are invited to practice their reading skills and complete a fun, educational activity one-on-one with an adult helper.
Register

Wed, Oct 11, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Hamilton Mill Branch
Learn and practice reading skills one-on-one with a book buddy trained in Active Reading. Active Reading helps build vocabulary and increase fluency and understanding.

Wed, Oct 11, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Hamilton Mill Branch
Join us at the Hamilton Mill branch for Reading Buddies! First come, first serve.

Wed, Oct 11, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Centerville Branch
Welcome to Culinary Arts at Centerville! Would you like something delicious and spooky? Join us as we learn how to make an affordable and festive drink!

Wed, Oct 11, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Norcross Branch
Learn and practice reading skills one-on-one with a Volunteer Reading Buddy. Registration is required.
Register

Wed, Oct 11, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Collins Hill Branch - Collins Hill Meeting Room
Join us as we go through the basic tools, stitches, and techniques of your newest crafting obsession: Crochet.

Wed, Oct 11, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Snellville Branch
Do you love to read? Join our book club, find a new story you might love, and meet others who love reading as much as you do.

Wed, Oct 11, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Centerville Branch
Learn and practice reading skills one-on-one with our volunteer reading buddies.

Wed, Oct 11, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Buford-Sugar Hill Branch
Need help on subjects such as Language Arts, Math & Science? Our volunteer homework helpers can help students of all ages here at the Buford-Sugar Hill Branch.

Wed, Oct 11, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Lawrenceville Branch
Learn basic acoustic guitar skills!
Register

Wed, Oct 11, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Duluth Branch - Duluth Collaboration Room
Do you want to practice your English conversational skills? Join us for some practice speaking the English language in a relaxed environment.

Wed, Oct 11, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual - Adult Programming Zoom
Join Sandra Guzmán, editor of "Daughters of Latin America," as she discusses the groundbreaking anthology of Latine women authors.

Thu, Oct 12, 10:30am - 11:00am
Dacula Branch
This program introduces children to early literacy skills through talking, reading, singing, playing, and writing. Ages 3-5.

Thu, Oct 12, 10:30am - 11:30am
Peachtree Corners Branch
The program is open for kids ages 3-5 and their caregivers. The program includes simple stories, fingerplays, rhymes, songs and movement activities to introduce story time to our little learners in a fun way.

Thu, Oct 12, 10:30am - 11:00am
Suwanee Branch
Library storytimes promote early literacy skills that help children become ready to read. Join in the fun with your preschool child as we listen to stories, play games and sing songs!

Thu, Oct 12, 10:30am - 11:00am
Offsite
Join us for a FUN outdoor storytime experience!

Thu, Oct 12, 10:30am - 11:30am
Grayson Branch
Join Ms. Becca at the Grayson branch for our Preschool Storytime, featuring engaging stories, fun songs, activities, and more!

Thu, Oct 12, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Norcross Branch
Socialize with members of your community while learning a new skill.

Thu, Oct 12, 11:00am - 11:30am
Norcross Branch
Promoting early literacy skills by listening to stories, fingerplays, and singing songs. Gaining cognitive benefits and improving language skills through communication, listening, memory, and imagination.

Thu, Oct 12, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Hamilton Mill Branch
Develop your baby?s pre-literacy skills during this special storytime for infants.

Thu, Oct 12, 11:00am - 11:30am
Offsite
Borrow a book from the GCPL Book Mobile!

Thu, Oct 12, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Snellville Branch
Join us as representatives from the East Georgia Cancer Coalition provide tips for self-care and other resources for cancer patients.

Thu, Oct 12, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Suwanee Branch
Learn basic conversational English in a friendly and supportive environment.

Thu, Oct 12, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Dacula Branch
Join us for a friendly discussion on The Interestings by Meg Wolitzer

Thu, Oct 12, 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Collins Hill Branch
Need help with your homework? Our volunteer homework helpers can help!

Thu, Oct 12, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Lawrenceville Branch
Want to know how to prevent fires and what to do during a fire emergency? Come aboard the Mobile Fire Safety House to experience an interactive and realistic fire safety simulation! Space is limited, and participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

Thu, Oct 12, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Lawrenceville Branch
Practice reading skills one-on-one with one of our Reading Buddies.

Thu, Oct 12, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Mountain Park Branch
Practice reading skills one-on-one with a Volunteer Reading Buddy for 30 minutes.

Thu, Oct 12, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Mountain Park Branch
Each month we will pick a theme for our kid's book club.

Thu, Oct 12, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Suwanee Branch - Suwanee Meeting Room
Come and celebrate Hispanic and Native American Heritage at Suwanee! Learn how Native American and Hispanic Heritage are related, and try some delicious Elote!

Thu, Oct 12, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Suwanee Branch
Kids will learn math by participating in high-energy math activities and learning numbers so they can handle math in real life. Join the Suwanee branch for 8 weeks of fun Math games.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Oct 12, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Lilburn Branch
Learn and practice reading skills one-on-one with a librarian or volunteer!

Thu, Oct 12, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Norcross Branch
To provide homework help to kids in grades K-8.

Thu, Oct 12, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Lilburn Branch
Homework Help offers 30 minutes of assistance on homework assignments for K-8 students on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:00 to 7:00 PM. First come; first served. Students must bring a homework assignment.

Thu, Oct 12, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Centerville Branch
Fall is a great time to start hiking! Come learn the basics of hiking and how to find local hiking trails.

Thu, Oct 12, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Mountain Park Branch
Come take a dive into the world of Magic: The Gathering! Open to beginners and experienced players alike.

Thu, Oct 12, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Collins Hill Branch
Do you want to improve your English conversational skills? Then join us for Conversations in English!

Thu, Oct 12, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual
Join us in your journey towards U.S. citizenship in this FREE 8 week course learning the civics portion of the citizenship test while working on English reading and writing skills.
This event is full

Thu, Oct 12, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Five Forks Branch - Five Forks Meeting Room
Ca-Chow! Learn about Luchadores and make your very own Luchador mask! Available for all ages.

Thu, Oct 12, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Snellville Branch
Learn the basics of how to draw monsters, spooky or sweet, and include them in your comics or personal artwork.

Thu, Oct 12, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Suwanee Branch - Suwanee Learning Lab
Come and explore the world of 3D printing. We'll discuss the history, future, software, and basics of 3D printing. You'll also learn what you need to know to use our Learning Lab 3D Printers.

Thu, Oct 12, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Duluth Branch - Duluth Meeting Room
A workshop designed to equip aspiring entrepreneurs and business owners with the essential knowledge and tools to transform their ideas into thriving ventures.

Fri, Oct 13, 10:30am - 11:00am
Virtual
Join Ms. Sarah for an interactive virtual storytime!
Register

Fri, Oct 13, 11:00am - 11:30am
Offsite
You are invited to our outdoor storytime at the Dacula Park Pavilion (near the volleyball court) on Fridays at 11 am!

Fri, Oct 13, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Duluth Branch - Duluth Meeting Room
Join Ms. Sarah at the Duluth branch for a storytime designed for babies and toddlers ages 2 and under. Enjoy engaging books, music, and rhymes to introduce storytime to our littlest readers!

Fri, Oct 13, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Peachtree Corners Branch
Join us as representatives from the East Georgia Cancer Coalition provide tips and education for lowering your risk for cancer.

Fri, Oct 13, 1:00pm - 1:30pm
Suwanee Branch - Suwanee Meeting Room
Save the day with your favorite furry friends! Listen to PAW Patrol stories, dance along to your favorite theme song, and complete challenges to become a member of the PAW Patrol.

Fri, Oct 13, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Centerville Branch
Join us as we explore the ways communication has changed and developed over the years.

Fri, Oct 13, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Peachtree Corners Branch
It's Earth Science Week! Join us as we learn about the Earth's past by exploring core sampling, then make your very own core samples out of candy.

Sat, Oct 14, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Lilburn Branch
This Spanish language program will introduce you to GCPL's digital resources available to job-seekers. Este programa en Español le presentará los recursos digitales de GCPL disponibles para las personas buscando empleo.

Sat, Oct 14, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Buford-Sugar Hill Branch
This storytime uses simple books, music, rhymes, and movement activities to introduce early literacy skills to our youngest customers.

Sat, Oct 14, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Dacula Branch
Children ages 5-10 are invited to read to a friendly dog.

Sat, Oct 14, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Duluth Branch - Duluth Meeting Room
Children are invited to read to a trained friendly dog registered with Therapy Dogs International. Reading materials are based on a monthly theme.

Sat, Oct 14, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Norcross Branch
A weekly program designed to help young children (K - 3rd grade) master math skills and build strong foundations in basic arithmetic.

Sat, Oct 14, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Norcross Branch - Norcross Meeting Room
Like gaming? Want to learn how to make your own cool texture effects? Come learn how to shader code!

Sat, Oct 14, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Peachtree Corners Branch - Peachtree Corners Learning Lab
Code one of our pre-built robots to follow a maze!

Sat, Oct 14, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Lawrenceville Branch
Join us at the Lawrenceville branch for Banned Books Week Trivia! The 2023 theme for Banned Books Week is ?Freedom to Read.?

Sat, Oct 14, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Hamilton Mill Branch
Please join fellow Mystery/Suspense enthusiasts to discuss our next choice, "Daisy Darker" by Alice Feeney.

Sat, Oct 14, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Lilburn Branch
Do you have an idea for a sewing project, but you're not sure how to use a sewing machine? This program is for you!
Registration opens Saturday, September 30 2023 at 9:00am

Sat, Oct 14, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Dacula Branch
Join us for a special safety-themed storytime with special guest Erica Pope.

Sat, Oct 14, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Snellville Branch
Learn how to use Kanopy and watch a short documentary about Latinos in America.

Sat, Oct 14, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Duluth Branch
Support local and International Photographers by viewing their work at our Duluth Branch!

Sat, Oct 14, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Duluth Branch
Meet award-winning author Zoe Fishman as she discusses her newest novel, "The Fun Widow's Book Tour," a funny, moving story of friendship and resilience.

Sun, Oct 15, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Norcross Branch
Parents will build community over the course of this 13-week program. Through interactive, practical, and hands-on tools to engage, parents will learn the essential building blocks that can maximize their child's potential and empower the whole family.

Sun, Oct 15, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Norcross Branch - Norcross Learning Lab Makerspace #1
Join us for an entry level course on beat production and digital audio workstations using MIDI keyboards and virtual instruments.

Sun, Oct 15, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Collins Hill Branch
Hop on over to the children's area to share a tale with Mr. Bunbun, the Havana rabbit, who is an excellent listener.

Sun, Oct 15, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Suwanee Branch - Suwanee Meeting Room
Join us for a moment of relaxation. Learn different breathing techniques and an easy yoga flow.

Sun, Oct 15, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Snellville Branch
Meet BA!LEY, the author of "In The Wind". She will read her new book with purpose-filled affirmations to inspire, uplift, and encourage all ages!

Mon, Oct 16, All day
Virtual
Learn about science through experiments, activities and booklists!

Mon, Oct 16, 10:00am - 11:00am
Virtual
Practice English conversation on a variety of topics.
This event is full

Mon, Oct 16, 10:30am - 11:00am
Offsite
Join us for a FUN outdoor storytime experience!

Mon, Oct 16, 10:30am - 11:00am
Lawrenceville Branch
Join us for a storytime just for the little ones! Designed for babies and toddlers, ages 2 and under.

Mon, Oct 16, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Hamilton Mill Branch
Join us for a storytime just for the little ones!

Mon, Oct 16, 11:00am - 11:30am
Centerville Branch
Welcome to Storytime! We read stories, enjoy music & movement while we explore early literacy in a fun group setting for children ages 3 through 5.

Mon, Oct 16, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Dacula Branch
Join us as representatives from the East Georgia Cancer Coalition provide information about the importance of a healthy diet, the importance of drinking water, and recommendations for exercises that can be done at home.

Mon, Oct 16, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Offsite
Borrow a book from the GCPL Book Mobile!

Mon, Oct 16, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Lawrenceville Branch
Join in the fun with your preschool child as we listen to stories, play games, and sing songs! For children, ages 3-5 and an accompanying adult(s).

Mon, Oct 16, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Virtual
Join Pat Satterfield of the Dunamis Educational Foundation as she presents life skills topics for adults and teens with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities. This month's topic is: Transportation.

Mon, Oct 16, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Snellville Branch
Practice conversational English with others. Learn about library resources which can help them develop their language skills.

Mon, Oct 16, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Norcross Branch
Join us to learn the do's and don'ts of attending conventions, planning, and what to expect at your first convention!

Mon, Oct 16, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Peachtree Corners Branch
Practice reading and learn new skills with a Reading Buddy!

Mon, Oct 16, 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Collins Hill Branch
Need help with your homework? Our volunteer homework helpers can help!

Mon, Oct 16, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Snellville Branch
Join us to practice reading skills and become an active reader!

Mon, Oct 16, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Peachtree Corners Branch
Practice reading and learn new skills with a Reading Buddy!

Mon, Oct 16, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Centerville Branch
Calling all hand-embroiderers! The Centerville branch invites you out to work on your latest project while connecting with other stitchers in the community! All skill levels are welcome.

Mon, Oct 16, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Grayson Branch
Learn and practice read-aloud skills one-on-one with a librarian or volunteer Reading Buddy!

Mon, Oct 16, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Duluth Branch - Duluth Meeting Room
K - 2nd graders come and build your math skills with games, technology, and lots of fun!

Mon, Oct 16, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Norcross Branch
Learn and practice reading skills one-on-one with a Volunteer Reading Buddy. Registration is required.
Register

Mon, Oct 16, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Suwanee Branch - Suwanee Meeting Room
Stuck on a homework problem? No problem! Swing by the Suwanee library to get help from our volunteer tutors.

Mon, Oct 16, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Dacula Branch
Practicing math doesn't have to be boring!

Mon, Oct 16, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Lawrenceville Branch
Do you want to improve your English conversational skills? Then join us in person for Conversations in English on Mondays!

Canceled
Mon, Oct 16, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Lilburn Branch
Learn how to write binary code (the two-digit number system that computers use to communicate) by making 8-bits (binary code) with your name using goldfish crackers.

Mon, Oct 16, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Buford-Sugar Hill Branch
Learn and practice reading skills one-on-one with our reading buddies.

Mon, Oct 16, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual
Attention LGBTQIA2S+ community! Please join us for our Virtual Rainbow Book Club. We will be reading Gender Queer by Maia Kobabe (available on our digital resource, Comics Plus!).

Mon, Oct 16, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Norcross Branch
Triple P (Programa de Parentalidad Positiva) brinda a padres y madres de familia estrategias simples y prácticas para ayudarlos a manejar el comportamiento de sus hijos, prevenir el desarrollo de problemas y fomentar una vida fuerte y saludable.

Mon, Oct 16, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Norcross Branch
International Observe the Moon Night is a time to come together with fellow Moon enthusiasts and curious people worldwide.

Tue, Oct 17, All day
Virtual
Share your love of the Harry Potter universe with other fans!

Tue, Oct 17, All day
Virtual
Join our Google Classroom for creative writers!

Tue, Oct 17, 10:00am - 11:00am
Hamilton Mill Branch
Practice English conversation on various topics based on a variety of subjects!

Tue, Oct 17, 10:00am - 11:00am
Buford-Sugar Hill Branch
For pre-walker babies and their parents/caregivers. Playtime for children and time for adults to meet other families in the community.

Tue, Oct 17, 10:30am - 11:15am
Collins Hill Branch - Collins Hill Meeting Room
Join us for a storytime just for the little ones! Designed for babies and toddlers, ages 3 and under.

Tue, Oct 17, 10:30am - 11:00am
Lilburn Branch
We will use books, music, rhymes, movement, and fingerplays to introduce pre-literacy and social skills to our toddlers.

Tue, Oct 17, 10:30am - 11:30am
Peachtree Corners Branch
Help toddlers, age 2 and under, learn to be attentive and follow directions, develop a love of stories and books, and develop reading readiness skills.

Tue, Oct 17, 10:30am - 11:00am
Five Forks Branch - Five Forks Meeting Room
Join us for Toddler Time! We spend a fun-filled half hour reading books and singing songs targeting the developmental needs of toddlers.

Tue, Oct 17, 10:30am - 11:00am
Virtual
Join Ms. Patty for an interactive virtual storytime!
Register

Tue, Oct 17, 10:30am - 11:30am
Grayson Branch
Join Ms. Becca for Toddler Time featuring engaging stories, fun songs, activities, and more! Targeted for the developmental needs of toddlers, ages 1-2, and their caregivers.

Tue, Oct 17, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Hamilton Mill Branch
Join in the fun with your preschool child as we listen to stories, play games, and sing songs!

Tue, Oct 17, 11:00am - 11:30am
Centerville Branch
Welcome to Storytime! We read stories, enjoy music & movement while we explore early literacy in a fun group setting for children ages 0 through 2.

Tue, Oct 17, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Buford-Sugar Hill Branch
This storytime uses simple books, music, rhymes, and movement activities to introduce storytime to our youngest listeners.

Tue, Oct 17, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Suwanee Branch - Suwanee Meeting Room
Develop your baby's pre-literacy skills during this special lapsit storytime for infants. This program will introduce books, rhymes, songs, and sensory play to babies and their parent or caregiver. Using movement activities and baby sign language, infants will discover a variety of ways to interact with others!

Tue, Oct 17, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Lilburn Branch
Storytimes promote the early literacy skills that help children become ready to read with stories, games and songs!

Tue, Oct 17, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Virtual
Join virtually to practice English conversations. We focus on a variety of topics each week.
This event is full

Tue, Oct 17, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Five Forks Branch
Open Your World Online Book Clubs are for readers and aspiring readers to continue building their literacy skills by reading and discussing stories together. We use adapted novels and short stories.

Tue, Oct 17, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Hamilton Mill Branch
Get together with fellow family history enthusiasts to discuss genealogy resources and get advice on researching your family tree. Topics vary at every meeting, guided by the interests of attendees.

Tue, Oct 17, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Norcross Branch
Join us to learn the do's and don'ts of attending conventions, planning, and what to expect at your first convention!

Tue, Oct 17, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Dacula Branch
Learn about a famous artist and try out their art techniques for yourself!

Tue, Oct 17, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Peachtree Corners Branch
Volunteers provide free homework help sessions for students who need one-on-one help with their homework and assignments.

Tue, Oct 17, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Centerville Branch
Welcome to Interactive Storytime. We are reading stories and exploring literacy in an interactive way for families with children from PreK to 2nd grade.

Tue, Oct 17, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Mountain Park Branch
Practice reading skills one-on-one with a Volunteer Reading Buddy for 30 minutes.

Tue, Oct 17, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Five Forks Branch
Rising 1st - 3rd graders are invited to practice their reading skills and complete a fun, educational activity one-on-one with an adult helper.
Register

Tue, Oct 17, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Lilburn Branch
Learn and practice reading skills one-on-one with a librarian or volunteer!

Tue, Oct 17, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Norcross Branch
In this 4 day camp, learn the basics of cursive writing!

Tue, Oct 17, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Norcross Branch
To provide homework help to kids in grades K-8.

Tue, Oct 17, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Collins Hill Branch
Need help with your homework? Our volunteer homework helpers can help!

Tue, Oct 17, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Snellville Branch
Build your math and critical thinking skills as you play the Pokemon Card game.

Tue, Oct 17, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Lilburn Branch
Homework Help offers 30 minutes of assistance on homework assignments for K-8 students on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:00 to 7:00 PM. First come; first served. Students must bring a homework assignment.

Tue, Oct 17, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Centerville Branch
Need help on subjects such as Language Arts, Math & Science? Our volunteer homework helpers can help students in grades K-8 here at the Centerville Branch. It's a drop-in session. No registration is required.

Tue, Oct 17, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Buford-Sugar Hill Branch
Learn and practice your Spanish in a welcoming environment with a fluent speaker.

Tue, Oct 17, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Dacula Branch
Create a poem inspired by or using only emojis

Tue, Oct 17, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Duluth Branch - Duluth Collaboration Room
Join us on the third Tuesday of every month to discuss a preselected book. This month's book is "Vanessa Yu's Magical Paris Tea Shop" by Roselle Lim.

Tue, Oct 17, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Buford-Sugar Hill Branch
Learn and practice your English in a welcoming environment with a fluent speaker.

Tue, Oct 17, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual - Adult Programming Zoom
Enjoy Melania Luisa Marte reading from her new collection of poems which looks at the identities and histories of the Dominican Republic and Haiti to celebrate and center the Black diasporic experience.

Wed, Oct 18, All day
Virtual
CALLING ALL FANS OF CREEPY CREATURES!

Wed, Oct 18, 10:30am - 11:30am
Duluth Branch - Duluth Collaboration Room
A meeting for people to practice their conversational English in a friendly and supportive environment.
Register

Wed, Oct 18, 10:30am - 11:15am
Collins Hill Branch - Collins Hill Meeting Room
Join us for a storytime just for preschoolers! Designed for children ages 3-5.

Wed, Oct 18, 10:30am - 11:30am
Snellville Branch
This storytime uses simple books, music, rhymes, and movement activities to introduce storytime to our youngest listeners.

Wed, Oct 18, 10:30am - 11:00am
Lawrenceville Branch
Join us for a storytime just for the little ones! Designed for babies and toddlers, ages 2 and under.

Wed, Oct 18, 10:30am - 11:00am
Dacula Branch
This storytime uses simple books, music, rhymes, and movement activities to introduce storytime to our youngest listeners. Ages 2 and under.

Wed, Oct 18, 10:30am - 11:00am
Mountain Park Branch
Designed for babies and toddlers, this storytime uses simple books, music, and movement to introduce our youngest listeners to storytime.

Wed, Oct 18, 10:30am - 11:00am
Suwanee Branch
Join Ms. Nikki for a storytime just for the little ones! Designed for babies and toddlers, ages 2 and under, this storytime uses simple books, music, rhymes and movement activities to introduce storytime to our youngest listeners.

Wed, Oct 18, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Peachtree Corners Branch - Peachtree Corners Learning Lab
Learn the basics of 3D Printing!

Wed, Oct 18, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Duluth Branch - Duluth Meeting Room
Join Ms. Sarah at the Duluth branch for a morning of fun stories, rhymes and songs that will promote early literacy and Kindergarten readiness skills!

Wed, Oct 18, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Buford-Sugar Hill Branch
Library storytimes promote the early literacy skills that children need to learn to read independently.

Wed, Oct 18, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Snellville Branch
Join in the fun with your preschool child as we listen to stories, play games, and sing songs.

Wed, Oct 18, 11:30am - 12:15pm
Mountain Park Branch
Preschool storytimes promote early literacy skills, which help children become ready to read and promote school readiness.

Wed, Oct 18, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Dacula Branch
Have you ever fantasized about becoming a mad scientist? Join us for the chance to conduct fun and educational experiments!

Wed, Oct 18, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Centerville Branch
Come in and practice your conversational English while talking about various topics!

Wed, Oct 18, 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Collins Hill Branch
Need help with your homework? Our volunteer homework helpers can help!

Wed, Oct 18, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Lawrenceville Branch
Join us for a global storytime featuring stories from the Philippines. Afterward, we will make buzzing mosquito noisemakers for everyone to take home!

Wed, Oct 18, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Five Forks Branch
Rising 1st - 3rd graders are invited to practice their reading skills and complete a fun, educational activity one-on-one with an adult helper.
Register

Wed, Oct 18, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Hamilton Mill Branch
Learn and practice reading skills one-on-one with a book buddy trained in Active Reading. Active Reading helps build vocabulary and increase fluency and understanding.

Wed, Oct 18, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Hamilton Mill Branch
Join us at the Hamilton Mill branch for Reading Buddies! First come, first serve.

Wed, Oct 18, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Centerville Branch
Welcome to Culinary Arts at Centerville! Would you like something quick, delicious, and holiday approved? Join us as we learn how to make Jack-O-Lantern Smoothies.

Wed, Oct 18, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Norcross Branch
Learn and practice reading skills one-on-one with a Volunteer Reading Buddy. Registration is required.
Register

Wed, Oct 18, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Suwanee Branch - Suwanee Meeting Room
Stuck on a homework problem? No problem! Swing by the Suwanee library to get help from our volunteer tutors.

Wed, Oct 18, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Five Forks Branch
Learn the basics of digital illustration and the tools used to create digital artwork in this interactive presentation.

Wed, Oct 18, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Centerville Branch
Learn and practice reading skills one-on-one with our volunteer reading buddies.

Wed, Oct 18, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Buford-Sugar Hill Branch
Need help on subjects such as Language Arts, Math & Science? Our volunteer homework helpers can help students of all ages here at the Buford-Sugar Hill Branch.

Wed, Oct 18, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Lawrenceville Branch
Learn basic acoustic guitar skills!
Register

Wed, Oct 18, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Lilburn Branch
Join us at the library to read and discuss the book The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue, by V.E. Schwab.

Wed, Oct 18, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Duluth Branch - Duluth Collaboration Room
Do you want to practice your English conversational skills? Join us for some practice speaking the English language in a relaxed environment.

Wed, Oct 18, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Virtual
Join us for a friendly and enlightening discussion about the novel Iron Lake by William Kent Krueger.

Wed, Oct 18, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Lawrenceville Branch
Join us every month for a discussion of LGBTQIA+ literature! This month, we'll be reading 'The Stonewall Reader.'

Thu, Oct 19, 10:30am - 11:00am
Dacula Branch
This program introduces children to early literacy skills through talking, reading, singing, playing, and writing. Ages 3-5.

Thu, Oct 19, 10:30am - 11:30am
Peachtree Corners Branch
The program is open for kids ages 3-5 and their caregivers. The program includes simple stories, fingerplays, rhymes, songs and movement activities to introduce story time to our little learners in a fun way.

Thu, Oct 19, 10:30am - 11:00am
Suwanee Branch
Library storytimes promote early literacy skills that help children become ready to read. Join in the fun with your preschool child as we listen to stories, play games and sing songs!

Thu, Oct 19, 10:30am - 11:00am
Offsite
Join us for a FUN outdoor storytime experience!

Thu, Oct 19, 10:30am - 11:30am
Grayson Branch
Join Ms. Becca at the Grayson branch for our Preschool Storytime, featuring engaging stories, fun songs, activities, and more!

Thu, Oct 19, 11:00am - 11:30am
Norcross Branch
Promoting early literacy skills by listening to stories, fingerplays, and singing songs. Gaining cognitive benefits and improving language skills through communication, listening, memory, and imagination.

Thu, Oct 19, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Hamilton Mill Branch
Develop your baby?s pre-literacy skills during this special storytime for infants.

Thu, Oct 19, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Peachtree Corners Branch
Join our new program for homeschoolers. Meet new friends and learn new things. This month's program is about Bats! Registration Requested

Thu, Oct 19, 11:00am - 11:30am
Offsite
Borrow a book from the GCPL Book Mobile!

Thu, Oct 19, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Duluth Branch - Duluth Meeting Room
Join us on the third Thursday of every month to discuss a preselected Cozy Mystery book. This month's book is "Finlay Donovan Knocks 'Em Dead" By Elle Cosimano.

Thu, Oct 19, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Suwanee Branch
Learn basic conversational English in a friendly and supportive environment.

Thu, Oct 19, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Collins Hill Branch - Collins Hill Meeting Room
Join us for our exciting program series exploring science with hands-on experiments! This month, join us as we learn about bats!

Thu, Oct 19, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Mountain Park Branch
October is Filipino American History Month. Learn about Filipino cultural heritage with a book reading, presentation, and art project.

Thu, Oct 19, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Lawrenceville Branch
Join us for an afternoon of LEGO!

Thu, Oct 19, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Suwanee Branch - Suwanee Meeting Room
Join us for a discussion on "They Both Die at the End" by Adam Silvera.

Thu, Oct 19, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Dacula Branch
Come to this program to meet like-minded teens and solve problems in a short-form campaign.

Thu, Oct 19, 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Collins Hill Branch
Need help with your homework? Our volunteer homework helpers can help!

Thu, Oct 19, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual
Watch, Discuss and Learn! Join us every other Thursday for our virtual ESL Movie Club to improve your vocabulary, English conversational and listening skills!
Register

Thu, Oct 19, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Lawrenceville Branch
Practice reading skills one-on-one with one of our Reading Buddies.

Thu, Oct 19, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Centerville Branch
Join us as we dive into movement-themed activities during this month of STEM-tastic. Recommended for grades 3-5.

Thu, Oct 19, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Mountain Park Branch
Practice reading skills one-on-one with a Volunteer Reading Buddy for 30 minutes.

Thu, Oct 19, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Snellville Branch
Come Be Active to spread health awareness and do activities that can help make you more healthy. Hula hoops, jump ropes, and more. Let's get physical!

Thu, Oct 19, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Suwanee Branch - Suwanee Meeting Room
Kids will learn math by participating in high-energy math activities and learning numbers so they can handle math in real life. Join the Suwanee branch for 8 weeks of fun Math games.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Oct 19, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Lilburn Branch
Learn and practice reading skills one-on-one with a librarian or volunteer!

Thu, Oct 19, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Norcross Branch
To provide homework help to kids in grades K-8.

Thu, Oct 19, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Lilburn Branch
Homework Help offers 30 minutes of assistance on homework assignments for K-8 students on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:00 to 7:00 PM. First come; first served. Students must bring a homework assignment.

Thu, Oct 19, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Buford-Sugar Hill Branch
Join us for a family preparedness program. Learn about fire safety, hurricane/storm preparations, and all things SAFETY for you and your family.

Thu, Oct 19, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Collins Hill Branch
Do you want to improve your English conversational skills? Then join us for Conversations in English!

Thu, Oct 19, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Hamilton Mill Branch
Math club will help students learn basic math concepts and improve their skills! A program for kids in grades 3-5.

Thu, Oct 19, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Dacula Branch
Join us at the Dacula Branch to discuss issues and mental health involving the care of your loved ones with Alzheimer's.

Thu, Oct 19, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual
Join us in your journey towards U.S. citizenship in this FREE 8 week course learning the civics portion of the citizenship test while working on English reading and writing skills.
This event is full

Thu, Oct 19, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Five Forks Branch - Five Forks Meeting Room
How well do you want your job interview to go? Really wonderful? Then join us at the Library to learn tips and techniques to ace your next interview. You will learn about everything from dressing to leaving the room. See you soon!

Thu, Oct 19, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Duluth Branch - Duluth Meeting Room
Join us at the Duluth Branch for Reading Buddies where you can practice and become an active reader!
Register

Thu, Oct 19, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Five Forks Branch
Attend this program to learn about editing raw files with Camera Raw and Adobe Lightroom to make the best of your work, and then print out beautiful photos. Bring your favorite photos in raw or any other format!
Registration opens Monday, October 9 2023 at 9:00am

Thu, Oct 19, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Snellville Branch
Celebrate International Observe the Moon Night by learning about planetary science, moon phases, and by observing the moon!

Fri, Oct 20, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Lawrenceville Branch
Invest in your future by applying for United States Citizenship. Pre-registration is required to attend the workshop.
Register

Fri, Oct 20, 10:30am - 11:00am
Virtual
Join Ms. Sarah for an interactive virtual storytime!
Register

Fri, Oct 20, 10:30am - 11:30am
Grayson Branch
Join Ms. Becca for an energetic program that uses music and movement activities to improve your child's balance, coordination, and rhythm!

Fri, Oct 20, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Snellville Branch
An opportunity for homeschool parents to share resources, while kids participate in a library-lead activity.

Fri, Oct 20, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Duluth Branch - Duluth Meeting Room
Join Ms. Sarah at the Duluth branch for a storytime designed for babies and toddlers ages 2 and under. Enjoy engaging books, music, and rhymes to introduce storytime to our littlest readers!

Fri, Oct 20, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Mountain Park Branch
Dr. Lorilen Hencock will teach strategies to help manage your symptoms.

Fri, Oct 20, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Lilburn Branch
Do you love Halloween but don't want to clean out pumpkins every year? Join the Learning Labs as we learn how to prepare and print a Pumpkin Lithophane using our 3D printers!

Sat, Oct 21, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Duluth Branch
Are you in the majority of aging Americans or those caring for an older adult who are concerned about declining health, particularly cognitive decline?

Sat, Oct 21, 10:30am - 11:15am
Collins Hill Branch - Collins Hill Meeting Room
Join in the fun and promote early literacy with the whole family as we read stories and sing songs! For children of all ages with a caregiver.

Sat, Oct 21, 10:30am - 11:30am
Hamilton Mill Branch
Join us for a morning of Lego fun! Children, ages 5 & up can build cities, creatures, robots, and more. Drop in and see what you can build with friends or your family!

Sat, Oct 21, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Dacula Branch
Meet Dacula?s state representative for district 105, Farooq Mughal, for a civic storytime!

Sat, Oct 21, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Mountain Park Branch
Join us for a Firefighter storytime with Gwinnett Fire Station #3.

Sat, Oct 21, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Suwanee Branch - Suwanee Meeting Room
Join our once-a-month series on learning crocheting basics. This month, we will be creating mini pumpkin earrings to get into the fall spirit!

Sat, Oct 21, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Norcross Branch
A weekly program designed to help young children (K - 3rd grade) master math skills and build strong foundations in basic arithmetic.

Sat, Oct 21, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Five Forks Branch - Five Forks Meeting Room
We live in an amazing time. The barrier to having your book published has never been lower. Come discover what you need to know about the publishing world.

Sat, Oct 21, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Lawrenceville Branch
Join our book club each month as we explore the best of what nonfiction has to offer, from memoirs and essays to science and history! This month's book: "Fuzz: When Nature Breaks the Law" By Mary Roach

Sat, Oct 21, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Centerville Branch
Become a world traveler! Come learn how to apply for a passport and which GCPL branches offer this service!

Sat, Oct 21, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Hamilton Mill Branch
Making recipes from the book selection for this month: The Complete Soup Cookbook is not required, but a love for cooking is! Come in to discuss and discover the best tips and tricks for making your meals the tastiest they can be.

Sat, Oct 21, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Norcross Branch
In this program, participants will walk around Lillian Webb Park for thirty minutes while learning the health benefits of light exercise and the physiology of walking. No equipment is necessary, just comfortable shoes and weather appropriate clothing.

Sat, Oct 21, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Snellville Branch
Bring in your most recent read to share and talk about with other readers!

Sat, Oct 21, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Dacula Branch
Need help with your homework? Our volunteer homework helpers at the Dacula Branch can help!

Sat, Oct 21, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Suwanee Branch - Suwanee Meeting Room
Get ready for International Observe the Moon Night! Come learn about the features and phases of the moon before observing it at home.