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455 Camp Perrin Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-2408 United States

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May 2019

Teen Tech Tuesday: VR Job Simulator

05/28/2019 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Collins Hill Branch, 455 Camp Perrin Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-2408 United States

Learn about summer jobs using “Job Simulator” on the Oculus Rift! 6th-12th Graders *Wavier Required

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$15 – $20

AARP Defensive Smart Driver Course

05/29/2019 @ 10:30 am - 5:30 pm
Collins Hill Branch, 455 Camp Perrin Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-2408 United States

In partnership with AARP Learn defensive driving techniques and how to compensate for age related changes in vision, hearing, and reaction time.  Participants may be eligible to receive an insurance discount upon completing this course, so consult your insurance agent for details! Drivers of all ages are welcome.  Class cost is $15 for members and $20 for nonmembers payable at the door with cash or check only.  Reservations can be made by emailing events@gwinnettpl.org.  Please bring a bag lunch.

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Chapter Chat

05/29/2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Collins Hill Branch, 455 Camp Perrin Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-2408 United States

Harry Potter & The Chamber of Secrets by J.K. Rowling. Join us for a book discussion and participate in related activities! Ages 8-12

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Your Family Timeline

05/30/2019 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Collins Hill Branch, 455 Camp Perrin Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-2408 United States

In this 2-part genealogy class, learn more about your family history and the times in which your ancestors lived. In the first class on Thursday, May 30, set up your family timeline. In the second class on Saturday, June 1, overlay that timeline with contemporary historical events to better understand your ancestors’ lives.

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June 2019

Your Family Timeline

06/01/2019 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Collins Hill Branch, 455 Camp Perrin Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-2408 United States

In this 2-part genealogy class, learn more about your family history and the times in which your ancestors lived. In the first class on Thursday, May 30, set up your family timeline. In the second class on Saturday, June 1, overlay that timeline with contemporary historical events to better understand your ancestors’ lives.

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Novel Crimes

06/04/2019 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Collins Hill Branch, 455 Camp Perrin Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-2408 United States

Please join us on the first Tuesday of each month at 1:00 pm or 6:00 pm to help unravel a story of crime and intrigue. This month we’ll be discussing Look for Me by Lisa Gardner.

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Novel Crimes

06/04/2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Collins Hill Branch, 455 Camp Perrin Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-2408 United States

Please join us on the first Tuesday of each month at 1:00 pm or 6:00 pm to help unravel a story of crime and intrigue. This month we’ll be discussing Look for Me by Lisa Gardner.

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Summer Kick-off; Mr. Damon’s Shadow Puppetry, ages 3+

06/05/2019 @ 4:00 pm
Collins Hill Branch, 455 Camp Perrin Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-2408 United States

Kick-off the Summer Reading Program with Captain Mr. Damon and the magic of shadow puppetry for adventures in space and stories! For kids, ages 3+ and their accompanying grown-up. Due to space limitations, large groups, such as camps and daycares, cannot be accommodated at library events and programs. If interested, please call the Contact Center to set-up a private library tour for your group at your local branch.

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Engineering Challenge: Lunar Lander

06/05/2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Collins Hill Branch, 455 Camp Perrin Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-2408 United States

Design and build a shock absorbing system that will protect two "marshmallow astronauts" when they land. Test it out on a moon-like surface! Ages 8-12

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Summer Kick-off; Mr. Damon’s Shadow Puppetry, ages 3+

06/08/2019 @ 10:30 am
Collins Hill Branch, 455 Camp Perrin Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-2408 United States

Kick-off the Summer Reading Program with Captain Mr. Damon and the magic of shadow puppetry for adventures in space and stories! For kids, ages 3+ and their accompanying grown-up. Due to space limitations, large groups, such as camps and daycares, cannot be accommodated at library events and programs. If interested, please call the Contact Center to set-up a private library tour for your group at your local branch.

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Doggie Tales

06/08/2019 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Collins Hill Branch, 455 Camp Perrin Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-2408 United States

Have a tail-wagging good time while practicing reading skills! Children ages 5-10 are invited to read to a friendly dog. The dogs are trained and registered members of Therapy Dogs International Chapter #193. The purpose of Doggie Tales is to help children enjoy and practice reading skills.

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Summer Space Club, ages 6-10

06/10/2019 @ 1:00 pm
Collins Hill Branch, 455 Camp Perrin Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-2408 United States

Kids, ages 6-10, can explore, play and learn about SPACE at the Collins Hill library! June 10: *Cubettos: A Space Adventure! Kids can learn basic computer coding through adventures and hands-on play with a friendly wooden robot. (*Registration online is required for this event and will open on 5/28) June 17: Stories in the Stars: Constellations! Fun, hands-on stations with games, experiments and activities to learn basic astronomy… June 24: Space Team Challenge! Build teamwork and engineering skills by teaming…

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Summer Space Club, ages 6-10

06/10/2019 @ 1:00 pm
Collins Hill Branch, 455 Camp Perrin Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-2408 United States

Kids, ages 6-10, can explore, play and learn about SPACE at the Collins Hill library! June 10: *Cubettos: A Space Adventure! Kids can learn basic computer coding through adventures and hands-on play with a friendly wooden robot. (*Registration online is required for this event and will open on 5/28) June 17: Stories in the Stars: Constellations! Fun, hands-on stations with games, experiments and activities to learn basic astronomy… June 24: Space Team Challenge! Build teamwork and engineering skills by teaming…

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Free

College Open House

06/13/2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Collins Hill Branch, 455 Camp Perrin Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-2408 United States

More than a dozen college recruiters want to talk to YOU about their schools!  Colleges included are: Georgia Gwinnett College Georgia College Texas A&M Perdue University Columbus State University Augusta University University of Kentucky And more! Free and open to the public. A second open house will take place on Thursday, July 25 from 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm at the Five Forks Branch, 2780 Five Forks Trickum Road, Lawrenceville, GA 30044.

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Summer Space Club, ages 6-10

06/17/2019 @ 1:00 pm
Collins Hill Branch, 455 Camp Perrin Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-2408 United States

Kids, ages 6-10, can explore, play and learn about SPACE at the Collins Hill library! June 10: *Cubettos: A Space Adventure! Kids can learn basic computer coding through adventures and hands-on play with a friendly wooden robot. (*Registration online is required for this event and will open on 5/28) June 17: Stories in the Stars: Constellations! Fun, hands-on stations with games, experiments and activities to learn basic astronomy… June 24: Space Team Challenge! Build teamwork and engineering skills by teaming…

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Legendary Lives: Who was Carl Sagan?

06/19/2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Collins Hill Branch, 455 Camp Perrin Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-2408 United States

Take a look into the life of Carl Sagan and participate in related activities. Ages 8-12

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Summer Space Club, ages 6-10

06/24/2019 @ 1:00 pm
Collins Hill Branch, 455 Camp Perrin Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-2408 United States

Kids, ages 6-10, can explore, play and learn about SPACE at the Collins Hill library! June 10: *Cubettos: A Space Adventure! Kids can learn basic computer coding through adventures and hands-on play with a friendly wooden robot. (*Registration online is required for this event and will open on 5/28) June 17: Stories in the Stars: Constellations! Fun, hands-on stations with games, experiments and activities to learn basic astronomy… June 24: Space Team Challenge! Build teamwork and engineering skills by teaming…

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Chapter Chat

06/26/2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Collins Hill Branch, 455 Camp Perrin Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-2408 United States

A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'Engle Join us for a book discussion and participate in related activities! Ages 8-12

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Harry Potter Astronomy Class, for grades 6-12

06/27/2019 @ 5:00 pm
Collins Hill Branch, 455 Camp Perrin Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-2408 United States

Make an LED embroidered constellation and learn about the 88 officially recognized constellations! For teens, grades 6-12.

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Space Bingo! Ages 5+

06/28/2019 @ 1:00 pm
Collins Hill Branch, 455 Camp Perrin Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-2408 United States

Join us for a fun, OUTER SPACE themed game of bingo ~ match the words and pictures for a chance to win a prize! For kids, ages 5 and up

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July 2019

Novel Crimes

07/02/2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Collins Hill Branch, 455 Camp Perrin Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-2408 United States

Please join us on the first Tuesday of each month at 1:00 pm or 6:00 pm to help unravel a story of crime and intrigue. This month we’ll be discussing Two Nights by Kathy Reichs. 

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Novel Crimes

07/02/2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Collins Hill Branch, 455 Camp Perrin Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-2408 United States

Please join us on the first Tuesday of each month at 1:00 pm or 6:00 pm to help unravel a story of crime and intrigue. This month we’ll be discussing Two Nights by Kathy Reichs. 

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It’s a Puppet Show! Ages 4+

07/09/2019 @ 10:30 am
Collins Hill Branch, 455 Camp Perrin Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-2408 United States

Join the GCPL Puppeteers for a summertime fun puppet show featuring hilarious stories and lively music. Kids will laugh out-loud to the silly antics! This program is for individual children, ages 4 & up and their families. ***Due to space limitations, large groups such as day camps and daycares cannot be accommodated. Please call the Contact Center (770.978.5154) for more information.***  

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We All Have a Story… What is Yours?

07/10/2019 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Collins Hill Branch, 455 Camp Perrin Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-2408 United States

Join us monthly for an amazing time of sharing stories, recollections and communicating in the age-old verbal tradition. Be inspired, uplifted and entertained. This program is led by members of S.O.S. (Southern Order of Storytellers).  Attendees are welcome to join in and share their own stories.

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Star Wars Coding

07/10/2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Collins Hill Branch, 455 Camp Perrin Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-2408 United States

Build your own Star Wars game using beginner level coding! Pre-registration is required. Form will be available on June 10. Ages 8-12

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Doggie Tales

07/13/2019 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Collins Hill Branch, 455 Camp Perrin Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-2408 United States

Have a tail-wagging good time while practicing reading skills! Children ages 5-10 are invited to read to a friendly dog. The dogs are trained and registered members of Therapy Dogs International Chapter #193. The purpose of Doggie Tales is to help children enjoy and practice reading skills.

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To the Moon and Back Magic Show! Ages 5+

07/15/2019 @ 7:00 pm
Collins Hill Branch, 455 Camp Perrin Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-2408 United States

Comedy magician Ken Scott will be using a combination of magic tricks, storytelling, music, and audience participation in this thrilling, action packed finale performance! Don’t miss out on the fun!! This program is intended for individual kids, ages 5 & up, and their families. ***Due to space limitations, day camps and daycares cannot be accomodated. Please call the Contact Center (770.978.5154) for more information***

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Legendary Lives: Who Was Neil Armstrong?

07/17/2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Collins Hill Branch, 455 Camp Perrin Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-2408 United States

Take a look into the life of Neil Armstrong and participate in related activities. Ages 8-12

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To the Moon and Back Magic Show! Ages 5+

07/24/2019 @ 11:00 am
Collins Hill Branch, 455 Camp Perrin Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-2408 United States

Comedy magician Ken Scott will be using a combination of magic tricks, storytelling, music, and audience participation in this thrilling, action packed finale performance! Don’t miss out on the fun!! This program is intended for individual kids, ages 5 & up, and their families. ***Due to space limitations, day camps and daycares cannot be accomodated. Please call the Contact Center (770.978.5154) for more information***

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August 2019

Doggie Tales

08/10/2019 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Collins Hill Branch, 455 Camp Perrin Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-2408 United States

Have a tail-wagging good time while practicing reading skills! Children ages 5-10 are invited to read to a friendly dog. The dogs are trained and registered members of Therapy Dogs International Chapter #193. The purpose of Doggie Tales is to help children enjoy and practice reading skills.

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September 2019

We All Have a Story… What is Yours?

09/11/2019 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Collins Hill Branch, 455 Camp Perrin Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-2408 United States

Join us monthly for an amazing time of sharing stories, recollections and communicating in the age-old verbal tradition. Be inspired, uplifted and entertained. This program is led by members of S.O.S. (Southern Order of Storytellers).  Attendees are welcome to join in and share their own stories.

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Free

Social Security Pre-Retirement Program

09/14/2019 @ 11:00 am
Collins Hill Branch, 455 Camp Perrin Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-2408 United States

Whether planning for retirement or starting a new chapter in your life, Social Security provides financial benefits, information, and tools to help secure today and tomorrow for you and your family.  Join us for facts from a Social Security Public Affairs Specialist to get answers to your questions. Free and open to the public.

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Doggie Tales

09/14/2019 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Collins Hill Branch, 455 Camp Perrin Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-2408 United States

Have a tail-wagging good time while practicing reading skills! Children ages 5-10 are invited to read to a friendly dog. The dogs are trained and registered members of Therapy Dogs International Chapter #193. The purpose of Doggie Tales is to help children enjoy and practice reading skills.

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October 2019

Doggie Tales

10/12/2019 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Collins Hill Branch, 455 Camp Perrin Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-2408 United States

Have a tail-wagging good time while practicing reading skills! Children ages 5-10 are invited to read to a friendly dog. The dogs are trained and registered members of Therapy Dogs International Chapter #193. The purpose of Doggie Tales is to help children enjoy and practice reading skills.

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November 2019

Doggie Tales

11/09/2019 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Collins Hill Branch, 455 Camp Perrin Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-2408 United States

Have a tail-wagging good time while practicing reading skills! Children ages 5-10 are invited to read to a friendly dog. The dogs are trained and registered members of Therapy Dogs International Chapter #193. The purpose of Doggie Tales is to help children enjoy and practice reading skills.

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We All Have a Story… What is Yours?

11/13/2019 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Collins Hill Branch, 455 Camp Perrin Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-2408 United States

Join us monthly for an amazing time of sharing stories, recollections and communicating in the age-old verbal tradition. Be inspired, uplifted and entertained. This program is led by members of S.O.S. (Southern Order of Storytellers).  Attendees are welcome to join in and share their own stories.

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December 2019

Doggie Tales

12/14/2019 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Collins Hill Branch, 455 Camp Perrin Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-2408 United States

Have a tail-wagging good time while practicing reading skills! Children ages 5-10 are invited to read to a friendly dog. The dogs are trained and registered members of Therapy Dogs International Chapter #193. The purpose of Doggie Tales is to help children enjoy and practice reading skills.

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