Fayette County Public Library
1821 Heritage Park Way
Fayetteville, Georgia 30214
M - Th: 9 a.m.- 9 p.m.
F - Sa : 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
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The Fayette County Public Library now offers free downloadable audiobooks and ebooks!
We have added additional copies of popular titles exclusively for our patrons. Sign in first with your Fayette County Public Library card number and password to view all titles that are available to you.
We are devastated to announce that Marta Griffiths passed away on Tuesday, April 14 after a brief illness.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, April 18 at First Presbyterian Church, DeFuniak Springs, FL at 4 p.m.In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation to the Fayette County Public Library or to the library of your choice. Checks can be made payable to: Checks can be made payable to: Fayette County Public Library 1821 Heritage Park Way, Fayetteville, Georgia 30214
All library events are free and open to the public. For more information, call 770-461-8841.
Book Signing: Jennifer Houlihan. Saturday, August 29, 11 a.m. A local author presents her book "Triumphant Womanhood."
The library will be closed on Monday, September 7 for the Labor Day holiday.
Free Writing Workshop for adults and high school students. Tuesday, September 15, 2015. 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. No registration required. Telling the Truth with Story: Writing Fact and Fiction. A Creative Workshop with Doug Crandell. Your own memories and experiences -- and those of people you know -- can provide the seeds from which a new story can grow. But is it fact or is it fiction? Explore the boundaries between the two with writing exercises and guidance from this award-winning author of two memoirs and four novels. Offered in conjunction with our community read of "The Things They Carried" by Tim O'Brien: A work of fiction rooted in the real-life wartime experiences of the author, a Vietnam veteran.
"New PSAT" Practice Test: Saturday, September 26th, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Join us for a free practice test. Gain valuable experience taking a full-length mock test under realistic conditions to help you better understand the test and accurately measure your performance before taking the actual exam. To register please click here: https://www.c2educate.com/fayette-county-library-npsat/
"Learn and Play Chess" at the library every Tuesday from 4-5 p.m. Ages 7-Adult. Bring your board!
The Mobile Career Lab is coming. Get free assistance with your job search from 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. on these days*.
Monday Morning Mystery: A Book Group for Adults. Second Monday of the month, 11 a.m. For more information, contact Sarah Trowbridge at firstname.lastname@example.org or 770-305-5343, or Jessica Kuhr at email@example.com or 770-305-5327.
September 14: "Desperate" by Daniel Palmer. Gage and Anna think their prayers for a child have been answered when they find Lily, a homeless pregnant woman looking for adoptive parents. The couple take her in and start planning for the future. But things soon get complicated when Gage begins to think something's not quite right with Lily. Anna, however is overjoyed with the whole experience and blind to all evidence that Lily may not be exactly what she seems.
Thursday Night Book Group: Third Thursday of the month, 7 p.m. New members are always welcome! Book discussion led and moderated by a librarian. Light refreshments provided compliments of the Friends of the Fayette County Public Library. Please sign up at the desk or contact Sarah Trowbridge at 770-305-5343, or firstname.lastname@example.org .
Thursday, September 24, 7:00 p.m. [PLEASE NOTE: This month's meeting is scheduled for the 4th Thursday.] "Falling Through the Earth" by Danielle Trussoni. During the Vietnam War, Trussoni's father was a tunnel rat who worked his way through the underground network of tunnels in search of enemy soldiers and American POWs. Years later, his daughter Danielle journeyed to Vietnam in an attempt to feel what her father experienced there and to understand the complicated person he was. This memoir recounts not only the father's Vietnam story and the story of his daughter's pilgrimage, but also Danielle's story of growing up with her father.
The Poet Tree: Poetry Circle and Workshop: the third Monday of every month, 7-8:30 p.m. A monthly poetry-reading and writing group for adults and high school students. Facilitated by local poet Sara DeLuca. Open to all poets, aspiring poets, and poetry lovers, high school age and up. Read, share and discuss the work of your favorite published poets. Explore the elements and devices of all kinds of poetry. Write and share new writing in a supportive atmosphere. For more information, contact Sarah Trowbridge, Public Services Librarian: email@example.com. Hosted by the Fayette County Public Library and the Friends of the Fayette County Public Library.
Speak Up! What Kinds of Adult Programs and Events Would You Like to See at Your Library? If you have ideas for things to do, see and learn at your library, don't keep them to yourself…please let us hear from you. Drop a note in our suggestion box at the circulation desk, or email Sarah Trowbridge, Public Services Librarian: firstname.lastname@example.org
Baby Dayzzz: Parenting and Newborn monthly informational group meets on the second Tuesday of each month at 10 a.m. Babies up to six months old are welcome. This group offers support and answers to all your newborn questions during the first month. An educational speaker will present a new topic each month. Sponsored by Piedmont Fayette Hospital and Fayette County Public Library.
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Can’t find time to read? Join the Library’s Online Book Clubs and start receiving chapters from popular books in your daily email. Every day, Monday through Friday, we’ll send you a portion of a book that takes only five minutes to read. During the week, you’ll have a chance to read 2 or 3 chapters, enough to know if it’s a book you want to check out from the library and finish. You can read a wide variety of books including fiction, nonfiction, romance, business, teen and mystery books. Read at home, at work, or at school. The Online Book Clubs are a free service of the library. Click on the image below and start making time for reading again.
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Georgians may now register to vote online:
Christeen Snell, Library Director
770.461.8841 Ext. 5333
Christy Dyson, Public Services Librarian
770.461.8841, Ext. 5345
Jessica Kuhr, Public Services Librarian
770.461.8841, ex. 5327
Steve McMinn, Reference Librarian
770.461.8841 Ext. 5342
Erin Wen, Children’s Librarian
Sarah Trowbridge, Public Services Librarian
770.461.8841 Ext. 5343
The Fayette County Public Library:
Outstanding programming for all ages, includes:
The library's goals are to serve as a role model of excellence in customer service and information delivery for all patrons; and to be utilized as the County's Info Source and as a center for cultural arts for Fayette County.
The Fayette County Public Library is an affiliate of the Flint River Regional Library System. Our mission is to provide: current, high-interest materials and programs; materials and programs for lifelong learning; information-seeking skills training and assistance; awareness of cultural diversity and answers to questions. The library respects the right of every individual to access all library materials freely.