July 16, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM @ Children's Storytime Area
Movie: Beauty and the Beast (Disney Animated Version)
Rated G, 84 min
July 17, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Children's Storytime Area
Storyteller Carol Cain will present her wonderful stories to the Peachtree City Library. Storyteller, actress, and recently retired educator Carol Cain has been entertaining audiences for over twenty-five years. Carol has been the emcee of the Azalea Storytelling Festival in LaGrance, Ga for ten years and was a featured teller at the 2015 Azalea Festival in March. In addition to her work at museums and libraries throughout the Southeast, Carol performed at the 2011 Timpanogos Storyelling Festival in Orem, Utah. She and her husband Kevin are also featured on the Donald Davis workshop video entitled “What’s Your Story?” which was broadcast on both BYU-TV and North Carolina Public Broadcasting. Registration is required.
July 17, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Storytime Area
Class will meet each Tuesday for three weeks and students must attend all three weeks. There are two sessions available. Kids will learn to program tiny robots to get around mazes, race each other, and even dance. Who knew coding could be so much FUN?!
July 18, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Children's Storytime Area
Drop by and make a craft! No registration required, but supplies are limited.
July 19, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Children's Storytime Area
Songs, Stories, & Play
July 19, 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM @ Children's Storytime Area
July 20, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Children's Storytime Area
Children of all ages are invited to bring in their duplicate or unwanted Shopkins/Littlest Pet Shop toys to swap with other Shopkins/LPS enthusiasts! No registration required. This event is free and open to the public.
July 20, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Two of Fayette County's most successful authors talk about their books (both the series and the standalone titles), their writing habits, and calling Georgia home both for themselves and their characters!
July 21, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Children's Storytime Area
What is black out poetry? Using pages of text and a black marker, choose the words of your poetic masterpiece and black out the rest! Easy to do and all the materials will be provided.
July 21, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
The Peachtree City Library Arts Initiative is pleased to welcome our featured artist Honey Corbin, our volunteer co-chair for the Arts Initiative project. In addition, we will feature the photography of Chelle Parent. This event is free and open to the public.
July 22, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
The Peachtree City Library's artists for the month of July represent two local art associations, Karin Farnkowiak with the Fayette Society of Fine Arts and Ruth Whitaker with the Newnan-Coweta Art Association. Each month the associations supply two different local artists to display their work in the library. We are pleased to offer a new opportunity for these artists to meet the public. Both artists will be available to discuss their techniques and inspirations. This event will be held near their artwork located on the main floor of the Peachtree City Library. This program is free and open to the public.
July 23, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM @ Children's Storytime Area
Movie: Annie (2014)
Rated PG, 118 min
July 24, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Children's Storytime Area
The puppets are In Tune and Out of Control. They will hit the right notes and tickle the funny bone while encouraging kids to be lifelong readers. Everyone will laugh and learn as Gene uses his unique talents that include Ventriloquism, Puppetry, Comedy Magic, Storytelling, Balloon Antics and LOTS of Audience Participation. This 45 minute presentation will leave a lasting impression and prove that reading is the KEY to a harmonious life!
July 24, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Storytime Area
July 24, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Readers & Writers Room, Peachtree City Library
The library's monthly adult writing group for sharing and improving proves writing of all genres. The group meets the fourth Tuesday of every month. For more information email facilitator Rebecca Watts at email@example.com.
July 26, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Children's Storytime Area
July 26, 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM @ Children's Storytime Area
July 27, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Floy Farr Room, Peachtree City Library
The Peachtree City Library will hosting a Red Cross Blood Drive on Friday, July 27th. Walk-ins are welcome. Use sponsor code: PTClibrary to make an appointment.
July 29, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Children's Storytime Area
Come enjoy discussions of these amazing books, while making new friendships and bonding over the love of reading. Book Club reading copies will be available for checkout from the circulation desk about a month prior to the meeting. There is a limit of one copy per household. No registration required.
July 31, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ The workgroup will be located at the front entrance of the Peachtree City Library.
Join the Peachtree City Library in a worldwide collaborative art project to commemorating the lives of the physically and mentally handicapped people who were murdered by the Nazis between 1940-41. The goal is to create 70,273 blocks of white fabric, each bearing two red X’s, which will then be stitch them together into a quilt. No experience necessary! All supplies and instructions will be provided. This event is a free and open to all ages! The program will be held inside the front entrance of the Peachtree City Library.