Adult Programs

Upcoming Regular Events

Morning Book Club

Small Fry: A Memoir
by Lisa Brennan-Jobs
Wednesday, September 11th @ 10:00 am

Evening Book Club

Love and Ruin by Paula McLain
Thursday, August 8th @ 6:30 pm

Banned Books 2019


Writer's Circle/Poetry

Tuesday, September 10th @ 6:00 pm

Writer's Circle/Prose

Tuesday, September 24th @ 6:00 pm

Upcoming Special Events

Homefront Families of Military Heroes
Collecting Fayette County Military and Family Photos 1821-Present

Deadline: Thursday, October 31st

Peachtree City Library has partnered with Homefront Families of Military Heroes to collect Fayette County Military and Family photos (1821-Present) to be included in the Homefront Families of Military Heroes albums of remembrance. The submission deadline is October 31, 2019 to drop off non-returnable photos (limit 2) of family with their military member with rank, date, names, and relationship of the Military Member. 

The collection box located at the circulation desk of the Peachtree City Library. For more information contact Fairy F. Wortham at homefrontfamilies@comcast.net or visit https://www.homefrontfamilies.org.

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Work Source Job Bus

Mobile Career Resource Center Presented by Atlanta Regional Workforce Board
Monday, September 9th at 10:00 am to 3:00 pm

The Mobile Career Resource Center is a 13-station state of the art fully accessible computer lab. The unit offers a full array of services and has a private interview area as well as the option of dividing the classroom area into two separate rooms. The Mobile Career Resource Center provides workforce solutions for businesses and individuals. Businesses may use the mobile unit for recruiting, pre-employment screening, interviewing and training. Individuals will be served through various job search/career development activities such as on-line job search, resume and cover letter development, on-line tutorials and individual assessments and exploration of training eligibility and options.

The Mobile Career Resource Center is FREE and open to the public.

For more information visit the Atlanta Regional Commission website.

Fast Action


Peachtree City Library Art Initiative: "Fast Action" Photography Artist Reception

Saturday, September 15th at 3:00 pm-5:00 pm

The Peachtree City Library's Art Initiative will feature the "Fast Action" Photography Show for September/October. These works were chosen by guest judge, Michael Geissinger, a retired photojournalist, some of  whose images were exhibited in the library in 2016. Geissinger also hand-picked the first, second, and third place winners, which will be announced on Sunday, September 15th during the Art Initiative's Art Sunday event . Attendees are invited to vote for the People's Choice Awards for photographs and artwork being exhibited during the September/October show. Also exhibiting work on behalf of the Fayette Society of Fine Art will be Sandy Holcomb and Gloria Solly and Artists Barbara Kelly and Ronda Schwenning from the Newnan-Coweta Art Association will also have work on display. This program is free and open to the public and will be held in the Readers and Writers Room.

Dementia Conversations

Monday, September 16th at 6:00 pm

This program offers helpful tips to assist families in having honest and caring conversations with family members about dementia (Driving, Doctors Visits, Legal & Financial Planning). The program reinforces the need to plan ahead and build a care team that communicates well in order to reduce the stress that can accompany a disease like Alzheimer's and connects you with helpful resources to enhance quality of life for everyone involved. This event is free and open to the public.

This event is free and open to the public. It will be held in the Children's Department of the library in the Story Time Room. Registration required. Register at https://peachtreecitylibrary.eventbrite.com.


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Fall Craft Wreaths

Crafting at the Library: Fall Wreaths

Thursday, September 17th at 10:00 am (Room 2)

A crafting clinic where participants learn to make simple decorative paper crafts at the library. This months craft is creating fall wreaths.

This event is free and open to the public. Registration required. Register at https://peachtreecitylibrary.eventbrite.com.

Adult Sensory Story Time
Wednesday, September 18th @ 10:30 am~11:30 am

This program is geared toward special needs adults. The program will include a story time with a common theme, followed by a simple craft or activity that provides a sensory experience for special needs adults. For example, playing instruments, listening to music, building with legos, yoga poses, coloring and pasting, or creating something to take home. This program is free and open to the public, no registration required. This event will be held in the Story Time Area of the Children's Department. 

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medicare

Understanding Medicare
(Two Time Slots Available)

Thursday, September 26th at 11:00 am & 6:00 pm

Paying for healthcare and the uncertainty of future benefits are some of the biggest worries of today’s retirees. Individuals depend on personal savings and Medicare to cover health care expenses, which can add up to hundreds of thousands of dollars during retirement. Join us for an educational workshop to learn about: Medicare Eligibility, Original Medicare Parts A & B, Medicare Advantage (Part C), Prescription Drug Coverage (Part D), Medicare Supplements, Enrollment Periods, and more.

This event is free and open to the public. Registration required. Register at https://peachtreecitylibrary.eventbrite.com.

Game Night for Adults: Banned Book Trivia

Thursday, September 26th at 6:00 pm

Test your knowledge about banned and challenged books at the Peachtree City Library’s Game Night. Multiple choice trivia questions and matching games. Can you guess which book was the most challenged book in 2017? Which book was banned for being “too depressing?” Why were Winnie the Pooh books banned in the United States? Answer correctly and win a prize.

This event is free and open to the public. It will be held on the lower level of the library in Room 2. Registration required. Register at https://peachtreecitylibrary.eventbrite.com.

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