Upcoming Regular Events
Tuesday, May 14th @ 6:00 pm
Tuesday, May 28th @ 6:00 pm
Upcoming Special Events
AARP Smart TEK Workshop
Friday, May 8th @ 10:00 am~12:00 pm
This free, 90-minute Smart DriverTEK Workshop will help you understand current and evolving vehicle safety technologies and how to use them. You will learn how the benefits of these technologies may enhance your driving safety and extend your safe driving years. You will receive a vehicle technology checklist and learn to identify the safety technologies that best suit your needs when purchasing a new vehicle. The Smart DriverTEK Workshop is distinct from AARP Driver Safety’s Smart Driver course. Taking the Smart DriverTEK workshop will not result in a discount on your auto insurance. This event is free and open to the public and will held in the lower level of the library in the Floy Farr Room.
Seats are limited, therefore registration is required. Register at http://tinyurl.com/y3blm7gy.
Used DVD Sale
Saturday, May 11th @ 2:00 pm~4:00 pm
Get here early for the Friends of the Peachtree City Library's DVD Sale. Find used DVD classics, foreign films, action flicks, drama, comedy, and more! There will also be individual used TV Seasons available for purchase. Please bring CASH ONLY, choose your favorites, and pay at the circulation desk. Thank you for supporting the Friends of the Peachtree City Library and the Summer Reading Program! This event is open to the public.
Feature Films: $1 each
Single TV Seasons: $3 each
Peachtree Art Initiative: 2019 Juried Art Show-Call for Submissions
Saturday, May 11th @ 5:00pm
The Peachtree City Library Art Initiative is calling for submissions for the 2019 Juried Art Show. Submitted and accepted artwork will be exhibited at the Peachtree City Library Monday, July 1st through Saturday, August 31st. Entry fee cost is $10.00. Awards will be issued for Best In Show, 1st Place, and Honorable Mention for each medium. The deadline for submission is 5:00 pm on Saturday, May 11th. For entry forms along with full guidelines and regulations, please visit the Juried Art Show Rules and Entry Form link below.
Peachtree City Library Art Initiative Juried Art Show Rules and Entry Form (PDF)
Lyme Disease Awareness Talk
Monday, May 13th @ 6:00 pm
An informational talk on the increasing prevalence of Lyme Disease in our area, how to protect yourself from tick-bites, what to do if you find a tick on you, and the signs and symptoms of Lyme Disease. The talk is presented by Rawls Whittlesey, a licensed acupuncturist, certified nutrition consultant, and integrative yoga teacher with Balanced Energy Wellness. This event is free and open to the public. It will be held in the lower level of the library in the Floy Farr Room. For more information visit https://balancedenergywellness.com/
Adult Sensory Story Time
Wednesday, May 15th @ 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.
AARP Smart Driver Course
Friday, May 17th @ 9:15 am~4:15 pm
Cost: $15 for AARP Members; $20 for non-AARP members.
(To be paid in cash or check on the day of class)
When you take the AARP Smart Driver™ online course, you could be eligible for a multi-year discount on your auto insurance.* The course teaches proven driving techniques to help keep you and your loved ones safe on the road, including:
- Important facts about the effects of medication on driving.
- How to reduce driver distractions.
- How to maintain the proper following distance behind another car.
- Proper use of safety belts, air bags, anti-lock brakes and new technology found in cars today.
- Techniques for handling left turns, right-of-way, and roundabouts.
- Age-related physical changes and how to adjust your driving to compensate.
The class is open to all ages, but geared more toward older drivers. There are no tests and all participants are provided an AARP Safe Driver Handbook and upon completion a certificate that is accepted by most insurance companies for a discount on their automobile insurance.
Space is limited, therefore registration is required. Register at https://peachtreecitylibrary.eventbrite.com
Wendy Wax Book Talk and Signing
Thursday, May 16th @ 11:00 am~12:00 pm
Join us for a fun bridal shower-themed book talk and signing with Wendy Wax as we celebrate the release of her latest novel, My Ex-Best Friend's Wedding (Berkely, 2019). Cake and punch included with your RSVP! On site book sales courtesy of Book Miser. This event will be held in the lower level of the Peachtree City Library in the Floy Farr Room. RSVP at https://peachtreecitylibrary.eventbrite.com
RedCross Blood Drive
Friday, May 31st @ 10:00 am~3:00 pm
The Peachtree City Library will be hosting a Red Cross Blood Drive on Friday, May 31st. Use sponsor code: PTCLibrary when making your appointment, however walk -ins are also welcome. Make your appointment at https://redcrossblood.org. The Blood Drive will be held in the lower level of the Peachtree City Library in the Floy Farr Room.