The Library Corner

Posted 4/14/19

Library Corner Week of April 14 - 20, 2019The Library will be closed, Friday April 19,  and Sunday, April 21, in observance of Good Friday and Easter Sunday.Microsoft Windows 10Learn the basic …

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Library Corner Week of April 14 - 20, 2019

The Library will be closed, Friday April 19,  and Sunday, April 21, in observance of Good Friday and Easter Sunday.

Microsoft Windows 10

Learn the basic functions of Windows 10. This is the third of four weekly classes. Meets Mondays from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. 

The Caring Place Onsite

Help for the Homeless
The library is partnering with The Caring Place to provide additional resources for our homeless patrons. A licensed clinical social worker will be on site Monday from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. in the Hiwassee Room. If you or someone you know is in need of help, don’t miss this opportunity.


WiggleWorms is a baby program that targets children 2 years of age and under. Babies with their guardians will be listening to stories, rolling and bouncing, waddling and toddling to music including classical and multicultural, all for the purpose of developing motor and social skills. Happens Monday from 3:00 to 4:00 p.m. in the Community Room.

Teen Zone Gaming

Join us Monday from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. in the Teen Zone for drop-in Wii and XBox gaming in the Teen Zone! Ages 13-17. We'll have Mario Kart, Super Smash Bros, Just Dance, and more! You may bring an E-rated multiplayer game to share. Email for more information.


Looking for a fun way to get in shape?  Join us for free classes offered at 8:00 a.m

Tuesday, Thursday and Friday.

Microsoft office Excel 2016

Learn the basic functions of Microsoft excel 2016. This is the third of four weekly classes. There will be a one time fee of $5.00 at start of class to cover the cost of  thumb drive with files.  Meets Tuesday from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m.

Preschool Story Time

Lively story time for ages three to five years with crafts, music and stories. Meets in the Community Room Tuesday and again on Friday from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.

Lego Club jr

A time for Lego challenges and creations for ages 4-7. Meets in the Community Room Tuesday from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m.

The Library Book Club

The Library Club will meet Tuesday evening from 6:30 to 8:30 in the Carmichael Room. They will be discussing Beneath a Scarlet Sky by Mark Sullivan. Open to all age 18 and over. Newcomers welcome! 

Microsoft Office Word 2016

Join us for this free class on the basics of Microsoft Word 2016. Meets Wednesday from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. This is the third of four weekly classes.

Adult Feature Film - Risen

Roman military tribune Clavius (Joseph Fiennes) remains set in his ways after serving 25 years in the army. He arrives at a crossroad when he's tasked to investigate the mystery of what happened to Jesus (Cliff Curtis) following the Crucifixion. Accompanied by trusted aide Lucius (Tom Felton), his quest to disprove rumors of a risen Messiah makes him question his own beliefs and spirituality. As his journey takes him to places never dreamed of, Clavius discovers the truth that he's been seeking. PG-13 2016 Drama/Mystery 1h 47m. Shows in the Community Room on Wednesday from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m.

Baby Bookworms

Story time for ages birth to three yrs...stories, music & fun activities! Meets on Thursday from 

10 a.m. to  12:00 p.m. and again from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. in the Community Room.

Library Tour

Have you ever wanted to discover the inner-workings of your public library, or maybe you’re interested in the history of the building?  Whichever it is you can participate in a tour of the library this Thursday.  Meet at the Circulation Desk promptly at 4 p.m. for the tour.

Lego Club

A time for Lego creations for ages 8-12 with Lego Buddies (teen volunteers). Meets Thursday in the Community Room from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.

Pokemon Club

Join us for Pokemon battles, trading and just plain fun. Please feel free to bring you cards. This club is for ages 7-12, boys and girls are welcomed. Meets Saturday in the Storytime Room from 11:00 a.m. to noon.

.Family Story Time

Join us for fun stories for the whole family with craft activities. Meets in the Community Room Saturday from 2:00 to 2:30 p.m.

Law Library

If you need to research a legal issue, the library has a Law Library located in the Reference Department on the second floor. We have a complete library of Tennessee State Statutes available for use. Check it out on your next visit!

Collectible Books

Stop by the display of antique and collectible books on the main floor lobby the next time you visit the library. A book is provided for silent auction bids if you are interested in purchasing.

The Book Nook

Don’t forget to stop by the Book Nook the next time you visit the library!  Friends of the Library (FOLA) operates and maintains the Nook, where you can find gently used fiction and non-fiction books at bargain prices.  Science Fiction, Mystery and Fantasy sections have all been recently added to the FOLA  collection.  Each month  special sales are  displayed on the table in the Book Nook area. Large print and large paperbacks are being featured during the month of 

April .The Book Nook is located near the General Fiction department on the first floor.

Volunteer Wanted

We are in need of a volunteer for the Children’s Department. Must love working with children, be able to climb, lift and carry, be computer literate, be willing to assist at special events that sometimes include weekends and be dependable.  Bilingual in Spanish and English is a plus but not required. If you are interested, please contact the volunteer coordinator at 423-472-2163 extension 141 or

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