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May 2022 Programs

Special Programs

Best Homemade Refrigerator Pickles Spice Kit
Month of May

Stop by any of our branches throughout the month of May to pick up the Best Homemade Refrigerator Pickles Spice Kit! Each kit will include a pack of spices and a recipe, as well as information about the history of pickles.

Adairsville & Emmie Nelson Library: Plant Exchange Week
Monday, May 16th through Friday, May 20th

Love Plants? Join us for our plant exchange week. Dig up your perennials, divide & swap with others! Participants bring a plant, cuttings, or seeds you wish to share with other plant enthusiasts and pick up a new one to grow.

Spa Kit: Solid Perfume with Shimmer
Monday, May 16th through Saturday, May 21st

Solid perfume is an incredibly easy DIY! This spa kit uses ingredients such as essential oils and beeswax. It will be nice to have a perfume you can carry in your purse!

Any Book Book Club
Thursday, May 26th at 6:30pm

This month’s book and genre pick: The Flatshare (Contemporary Romance). 
Join us at the Adairsville Coffee Co to discuss The Flatshare by Beth O’Leary. We will also discuss other contemporary romance novels so you can add new recommendations to your “To Read List”.

Meeting at the Adairsville Coffee Co: 6365 Joe Frank Harris Pkwy NW, Adairsville, GA 30103
770-769-4755

Regular Programs

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

Book Chat
Monday, May 16th from 6 pm – 7:30 pm

Mindful Meditation Discussion and Practice
Saturdays from  10:30 am- 12 pm.

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

Monthly Hand Spinners Meet-up
First Saturday of each month  from  1 pm- 4:45 pm.

If you have a passion for hand spinning and weaving, stop by our monthly Hand Spinners Meet-up. Spend time with others who share the same passion for this ancient textile art!

Sit ‘N’ Stitch
Friday, May 13th from 10 am – 12 pm and Friday, May 27th from 10 am – 3 pm

Needlecrafters of all kinds are encouraged to stop in for this group co-hosted with the Etowah Valley Quilt Guild. Bring your quilting, applique, embroidery, needlepoint, cross stitch, or beading projects to work on and for “show and tell.”  2nd and 4th Friday of each month.

Bring your projects with you for “show and tell.” We look forward to seeing you!

Mexican Train Dominoes
Thursday, May 5th & Thursday, May 12th at 2 pm, Tuesday, May 17th at 10 am

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

Bingo
Monday, May 9th & Thursday, May 26th at 2 pm

Have a great time playing Bingo at the library. Free! Fun! Prizes! Game play is for adults only.

Dungeons & Dragons for Adults
Join our welcoming weekly D&D group at the Cartersville Library! Beginners and experienced players are welcome. Adults only, please. Please contact Finley to ensure there is space in the group prior to attending for the first time: cartersvilledndclub@gmail.com.

  • Tuesdays from 6-8pm: One-shots, board games, and other TTRPGs
  • Saturdays from 10am-1pm & 1pm-4pm: Ongoing bi-weekly campaign rotation

Knit & Crochet
Thursday, May 12th from 6 pm – 7:30 pm

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

Bring your projects with you for “show and tell.” We look forward to seeing you!