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10:00 am

Tummy Time

10/09/2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Buford-Sugar Hill Branch, 2100 Buford Hwy
Buford, GA 30518-6035 United States

Buford-Sugar Hill Branch. Baby playtime and meet up with other local parents and kids.

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10:15 am

Swingset Storytime – J.B. Williams Park

10/09/2018 @ 10:15 am
Mountain Park Branch, 1210 Pounds Road SW
Lilburn, GA 30047-6744 United States

Get moving in the outdoors with stories, songs, and fun at J.B. Williams Park. Designed for children ages 2 and up. (If it rains, a single storytime will be held inside the Mountain Park Branch at 11:30 am)

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10:30 am

Preschool Storytime @ Grayson

10/09/2018 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Grayson Branch, 700 Grayson Parkway
Grayson, GA 30017-1208 United States

Library storytimes promote the 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! For individual children, ages 3-5 and their accompanying adults.

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” Around the World” Book Club

10/09/2018 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Duluth Branch, 3480 Duluth Park Lane
Duluth, GA 30096-3257 United States

Adult book discussion group which reads and talks about a book which is written by a foreign author or takes place in a foreign country. October book is "Larose" by Louise Erdrich

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Sugar Science, ages 3+

10/09/2018 @ 10:30 am
Dacula Branch, 265 Dacula Road
Dacula, GA 30019-2131 United States

Learn about the properties of sugar with fun hands-on activities! This is intended for kids, ages 3 and up and their grown-up(s).

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Toddler Time, Ages 1-3

10/09/2018 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Lilburn Branch, 4817 Church Street
Lilburn, GA 30047-6827 United States

Join us for fun designed for toddlers. This story session with simple books, music, rhymes and movement will introduce storytime to our youngest library users.

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Hand Piecing & Quilting Technique

10/09/2018 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Suwanee Branch, 361 Main Street
Suwanee, GA 30024-2233 United States

Learn the techniques for hand piecing and quilting in a small group setting. Registration Required* Please use this form to register, Thanks. * We will maintain a short waiting list in case of cancellations

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Toddler Time

10/09/2018 @ 10:30 am
Hamilton Mill Branch, 3690 Braselton Highway
Dacula, GA 30019 United States

Join us 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. For individual children and their accompanying adult(s).

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Toddler Time

10/09/2018 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Collins Hill Branch, 455 Camp Perrin Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-2408 United States

Join us for toddler story time. This program is designed for toddlers ages 2 and under. The program uses simple books, demonstrates fingerplays, rhymes, songs and movement activities to introduce story time to our little learners in a fun way. The program is open for toddlers and their caregivers.

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11:00 am

Toddler Time

10/09/2018 @ 11:00 am
Buford-Sugar Hill Branch, 2100 Buford Hwy
Buford, GA 30518-6035 United States

Join us at Buford-Sugar Hill branch 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. For individual children ages 0-2 years and their accompanying adult(s).

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TODDLER TIME, AGES 2 AND UNDER

10/09/2018 @ 11:00 am
Peachtree Corners Branch, 5570 Spalding Drive
Peachtree Corners, GA 30092-2501 United States

Join us for a story time 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 story time to our youngest listeners.

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Library 101

10/09/2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Snellville Branch, 2740 Lenora Church Road
Snellville, GA 30078-3226 United States

A Beginner’s guide to our Catalog, Website, and Digital Resources. If you have a smartphone or an e reader, bring it and we will teach you how to use our Libby App like a Pro!

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Let’s Talk

10/09/2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Peachtree Corners Branch, 5570 Spalding Drive
Peachtree Corners, GA 30092-2501 United States

Practice English conversations at your library! Sessions will run weekly on

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11:30 am

Preschool Storytime, Ages 3-5

10/09/2018 @ 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Lilburn Branch, 4817 Church Street
Lilburn, GA 30047-6827 United States

Help your preschoolers with their reading readiness with storytimes at the library featuring stories, songs, & activities.

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Picnic in the Park – Mountain Park Park

10/09/2018 @ 11:30 am
Mountain Park Branch, 1210 Pounds Road SW
Lilburn, GA 30047-6744 United States

Get moving in the outdoors with stories, songs, and fun at Mountain Park Park! Enjoy a special storytime while you eat your lunch and engage in fun activities Designed for children ages 2 & up. (If it rains, a single storytime will be held inside the Mountain Park Branch at 11:30 am)

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12:00 pm

English: Learn and Talk (Vietnamese)

10/09/2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Duluth Branch, 3480 Duluth Park Lane
Duluth, GA 30096-3257 United States

Come in to work with a staff person on improving your English Language. Online Registration is required.

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1:00 pm

My Path, My Journey: Memoir-Writing Workshop

10/09/2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Collins Hill Branch, 455 Camp Perrin Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-2408 United States

Join us at the Collins Hill Branch for a free, in-depth, four-part writing workshop. This program will be led by bestselling author Fran Stewart. During this ongoing series, explore ways to chronicle your (and others’) life experiences and stories. Registration is required – Click here to register See a Staff Member at the Collins Hill Branch ...

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Hands-on Homeschool, ages 6+

10/09/2018 @ 1:00 pm
Grayson Branch, 700 Grayson Parkway
Grayson, GA 30017-1208 United States

Join us for a recurring monthly program on Tuesdays, geared just for homeschooled children, ages 6 and up. Each month will feature a different theme and fantastic activities to do or share! Don’t miss out on the fun! (12/11) December theme: Constellations~ Learn the stories behind the constellations and about how to find them in the ...

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Bring Your Own Book: Grayson Book Club

10/09/2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Grayson Branch, 700 Grayson Parkway
Grayson, GA 30017-1208 United States

Bring your latest read or favorite title and share with other book lovers! Walk away with new books to add to your to-read list!

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English: Learn and Talk

10/09/2018 @ 1:00 pm
Hamilton Mill Branch, 3690 Braselton Highway
Dacula, GA 30019 United States

Learn English in your native language with help from library staff. A program for adults.

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Truth and Fiction

10/09/2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Collins Hill Branch, 455 Camp Perrin Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-2408 United States

Join us on the second Tuesday of each month at 1 pm for a book discussion. This month:  The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Reid.

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3:00 pm

Homework Help

10/09/2018 @ 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Collins Hill Branch, 455 Camp Perrin Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-2408 United States

Need help with Language Arts, reading, writing or the alphabet? Come get help with your homework. Open for grades kindergarten- 5th.

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Homework Help

10/09/2018 @ 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Collins Hill Branch, 455 Camp Perrin Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-2408 United States

Need help with Language Arts, reading, writing or the alphabet? Come get help with your homework. Open for grades kindergarten- 5th.

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3:30 pm
Free

Fire Extinguisher Basics

10/09/2018 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Lawrenceville Branch, 1001 Lawrenceville Highway
Lawrenceville, GA 30046-4707 United States

LAWRENCEVILLE BRANCH Learn about the different types of fire extinguishers and how to use them from a fire safety expert with the Gwinnett County Department of Fire & Emergency Services, then test your skills using a hands-on fire simulator! Hosted in observance of National Fire Prevention Week. For ages 13+

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4:00 pm

Homework Help @ Your Lilburn Branch!

10/09/2018 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Lilburn Branch, 4817 Church Street
Lilburn, GA 30047-6827 United States

Homework Help is a new program at the Lilburn branch that offers after-school assistance on homework. First come;  first served. Upon arrival, each student registers for a 30 minute session; students may register for one session each day. Homework Help serves area students K-12 and is usually available from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Monday–Thursday;  however, availability varies ...

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HOMEWORK HELP @ PEACHTREE CORNERS

10/09/2018 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Peachtree Corners Branch, 5570 Spalding Drive
Peachtree Corners, GA 30092-2501 United States

Grades 1-9   Mondays – Thursdays 4:00pm-6:00pm Saturdays – 2:00pm – 4:00pm     Sign-up in Branch!

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Junior Scientists: Lemon Battery

10/09/2018 @ 4:00 pm
Norcross Branch, 6025 Buford Hwy.
Norcross, GA 30071-2408 United States

Light up an LED light using the power of a lemon! ¡Enciende una luz LED usando la potencia de un limón!

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4:30 pm

Teens Pick! Top Ten

10/09/2018 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Dacula Branch, 265 Dacula Road
Dacula, GA 30019-2131 United States

Teens meet to discuss the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) nominees for 2018 Top Ten YA Books.

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Culture Craft: Origami

10/09/2018 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Suwanee Branch, 361 Main Street
Suwanee, GA 30024-2233 United States

Origami is the traditional Japanese art of paper folding. Join us as we demonstrate how you can transform a sheet of paper into a 3-dimensional object. Learn the ancient art of Japanese paper folding from guest speaker, Sumedh Chintawar. Learn a new set of skills as a new shape will be taught each week. All ...

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Culture Craft: Origami

10/09/2018 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Suwanee Branch, 361 Main Street
Suwanee, GA 30024-2233 United States

Origami is the traditional Japanese art of paper folding. Join us as we demonstrate how you can transform a sheet of paper into a 3-dimensional object. Learn the ancient art of Japanese paper folding from guest speaker, Sumedh Chintawar. Learn a new set of skills as a new shape will be taught each week. All ...

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STEAM: Moon Edition

10/09/2018 @ 4:30 pm
Snellville Branch, 2740 Lenora Church Road
Snellville, GA 30078-3226 United States

Celebrate World Space Week with us by learning about the moon with hands on activities. Grades 1st-5th  

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Chocolate Trivia: Hispanic Heritage Month

10/09/2018 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Centerville Branch, 3025 Bethany Church Road
Snellville, GA 30039-6109 United States

Centerville Branch. Grades 6-12. Learn about the history of chocolate and play chocolate-related trivia!

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5:00 pm
Free

Get Homework Help! Lawrenceville

10/09/2018 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Lawrenceville Branch, 1001 Lawrenceville Highway
Lawrenceville, GA 30046-4707 United States

Bring Your Homework @ the Lawrenceville Branch Library Help is FREE! Volunteers assist with Math and Science subject areas. All students in grades 6 through 12 are welcome! Meet us either on Saturdays between 10:00 AM and 1:00 PM Or, on Tuesdays between 5:00 PM and 7:00 PM Service Not Available During Thanksgiving, Winter, and Spring Breaks

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Tutoring @ the Buford-Sugar Hill Branch!

10/09/2018 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Buford-Sugar Hill Branch, 2100 Buford Hwy
Buford, GA 30518-6035 United States

Need help on subjects such as Language Arts, Math & Science? Our volunteer tutor can help students of all ages here at the Buford-Sugar Hill Branch. It’s a drop-in session. No registration required.

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Let’s Talk at the Lilburn Activity Center

10/09/2018 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Lilburn Branch, 4817 Church Street
Lilburn, GA 30047-6827 United States

English conversation practice for non-native speakers of English.   *This event will be held at the Lilburn Activity Center: 788 Hillcrest Rd NW, Lilburn, GA 30047

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Teen Advisory Council (TAC) Meeting

10/09/2018 @ 5:00 pm
Hamilton Mill Branch, 3690 Braselton Highway
Dacula, GA 30019 United States

Teen activity planning and idea sharing. New members welcome! A program for teens ages 13-18.

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Teen Tuesdays- STEAM Night- Windstreamer Edition

10/09/2018 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Snellville Branch, 2740 Lenora Church Road
Snellville, GA 30078-3226 United States

Come enjoy creating a weather tool out of craft materials that they can take home. -- Join us at the Snellville Branch every Tuesday for Teen Tuesdays, a fun program each week for Teens! 2nd Tuesday of each month- STEAM Night 3rd Tuesday of each month- Throwback Tuesday Teen Board Game Night 4th Tuesday of ...

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Frida Kahlo Self-Portraits

10/09/2018 @ 5:00 pm
Mountain Park Branch, 1210 Pounds Road SW
Lilburn, GA 30047-6744 United States

Learn about Mexican artist Frida Kahlo and create a self-portrait inspired by her work.

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Fantastic Beasts Experience, for grades 6-12

10/09/2018 @ 5:00 pm
Five Forks Branch, 2780 Five Forks Trickum Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30044-5865 United States

Experience the world of the Fantastic Beasts with the Oculus Rift VR, magical portraits and more! Costumes welcome! For teens, grades 6 - 12.  A signed permission form is required. Fantastic Beasts Experience Permission Form Fantastic Beasts Experience Permission Form (Español)

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5:30 pm

Make a Pocket Sloth

10/09/2018 @ 5:30 pm
Buford-Sugar Hill Branch, 2100 Buford Hwy
Buford, GA 30518-6035 United States

Teens, come to the Buford Sugar Hill branch to make your own pocket-sized sloth! Teens Grades 6-12

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Teen Zodiac Watercolor Art

10/09/2018 @ 5:30 pm
Hamilton Mill Branch, 3690 Braselton Highway
Dacula, GA 30019 United States

Come celebrate the 2018 Teen Read Week theme of “Written in the Stars” with fun, take-home zodiac projects! A program for teens ages 13-18.

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It’s a Bilingual Puppet Show! For Ages 3+

10/09/2018 @ 5:30 pm
Hamilton Mill Branch, 3690 Braselton Highway
Dacula, GA 30019 United States

In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, the GCPL puppeteers will perform bilingual (English/Spanish) puppet shows based on stories and folktales from Cuba, Latin America and Spain. Don’t miss out on the fun! For kids, ages 3+ and their families.    

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Homework Help @ Your Library ES

10/09/2018 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Dacula Branch, 265 Dacula Road
Dacula, GA 30019-2131 United States

During the school year, receive free homework help in all subjects for grades K-5 from qualified volunteers at your Dacula Library.

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6:00 pm

Bon Voyage! Travel Made Easy

10/09/2018 @ 6:00 pm
Snellville Branch, 2740 Lenora Church Road
Snellville, GA 30078-3226 United States

Come learn about all aspects of traveling including: buying airline tickets, packing, safety tips and more from a seasoned traveler. Empower yourself with knowledge to plan for and enjoy a carefree vacation or a weekend get away. Experienced travelers welcomed, come share stories, tips and tricks of your personal travel adventures. October 2nd- Part 1- ...

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Free

Intro to 3D Printing

10/09/2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Lilburn Branch, 4817 Church Street
Lilburn, GA 30047-6827 United States

Learn the history, software and basic 3D printing knowledge.

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Flipped Classroom: Beginning Italian

10/09/2018 @ 6:00 pm
Peachtree Corners Branch, 5570 Spalding Drive
Peachtree Corners, GA 30092-2501 United States

Learn the basics of Italian using Mango Languages. REGISTER HERE!

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Knitting 101

10/09/2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Five Forks Branch, 2780 Five Forks Trickum Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30044-5865 United States

Join us on the second Tuesday of each month at the Five Forks Branch for a knitting circle! All skill levels are welcome. Instruction and a limited number of supplies will be available for beginners.

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Knitting 101

10/09/2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Five Forks Branch, 2780 Five Forks Trickum Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30044-5865 United States

Join us on the second Tuesday of each month at the Five Forks Branch for a knitting circle! All skill levels are welcome. Instruction and a limited number of supplies will be available for beginners.

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6:15 pm

How fast are your fingers?

10/09/2018 @ 6:15 pm - 7:00 pm
Dacula Branch, 265 Dacula Road
Dacula, GA 30019-2131 United States

Join the Dacula branch to learn very essential computer skill, Typing. Are you in 4th, 5th or 6th grade? Are you ready for middle school? Come learn computer basics and sharpen your typing skills. What is WPM? What is WORD?

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6:30 pm
Free

Living Healthy with Diabetes

10/09/2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Norcross Branch, 6025 Buford Hwy.
Norcross, GA 30071-2408 United States

Join GCPL and Diabetes You Can Win Foundation for FREE diabetes and nutrition education classes.  Learn how to control your diabetes in order to prevent and delay complications of the disease.  This class is a 4-week course and taught by a Certified Diabetes Educator.  Learn how to self-manage your diabetes and live a long, healthy ...

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