Programs & Events

Recurring Events

Adult Pick-Up Craft Week

Week of Monday, October 10th
Tune in to the Peachtree City Library's Facebook page to watch instructional videos on how to create your own super easy DIY craft.
https://facebook.com/peachtreecitylibrary

OB, the Storytelling Dog

Wednesdays, October 12th @ 11:00am
OB, the Storytelling Dog reads a fun new fairytale each month on the library's Facebook Page. 
See OB in action by visiting,
https://facebook.com/peachtreecitylibrary

Adult Sensory Storytime

Wednesday, October 19th @ 12:15pm
This 30-minute storytime and craft for adults with intellectual or developmental disabilities. No registration required.

Keeping You in Stitches
(Basics)

Saturday, October 22nd @ 10:00am
Bring Your current projects to a drop-in crochet hour. Ages 18+. No registration required.

Cozy Talk Book Club

Monday, October 24th @ 10:00am
A monthly book club that discusses Cozy Mysteries. Limited copies are available for check out at the circulation desk. October's book pick is A Murder for the Books by Victoria Gilbert.

What's Jill Reading?

Thursdays, October 27th @ 8:30pm
Join Librarian Jill for a reboot of What's on Jill's Nightstand? on the Peachtree City Library Facebook Live page each month.
https://facebook.com/peachtreecitylibrary

Upcoming Special Events

Beanstack Fall Reading Challenge
October 1st — December 28th, 2022
—Peachtree City Library

Read 2 books per month and be entered into a drawing to win a prize each month. Drawings will be held at the end of each month on October 31st, November 30th, and December 31st. One winner per drawing.

Register through Beanstack at https://frrls.beanstack.org, download the Beanstack App, or by visiting the Peachtree City Library website at https://peachtree-city.org/library.

Beanstack Fall Reading Challenge 2022

Spinach to Win It! Recipe Round-Up
October 1st — 30th, 2022
—Peachtree City Library

In partnership with Georgia Organics’ October Farm to School Month, “Spinach to Win It!”, Peachtree City Library wants your best spinach recipes! It can be your own recipe or one you found and loved. Post the recipe and where you found it to our Google Forms https://forms.gle/JHn2zWAMVrnPDUSo6. You can even include a picture. #spinachtowinit

Google Form: https://forms.gle/JHn2zWAMVrnPDUSo6

Spinach to Win It! Recipe Round-Up City Hall TV Slide

John Pruitt

John Pruitt: Book Talk & Signing
Tuesday, October 4th @ 1:00pm
—Floy Farr Room

Join the Peachtree City Library for a book talk and signing with John Pruitt as he discusses his first novel, Tell It True. Loosely based on the murder of Lemuel Penn by Ku Klux Klansmen in 1964 and Tell It True is a story Pruitt covered as a freshman reporter. Pruitt eventually rose to top anchor at WBS-TV in Atlanta. On-site book sales available courtesy of Book Miser. This is a free drop-in event. The event will take place on the lower level of the library in the Floy Farr Room.

AARP Smart TEK Workshop
Thursday, October 6th @ 10:00 am
—Floy Farr Room

Technology is changing the driving experience. The new free 90-minute, AARP Smart DriverTEK workshop will keep you in the know about the latest high-tech safety features in your current or future car. Please note that 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 free event will be held on the lower level of the library in the Floy Farr Room. Please enter the library through the lower-level entrance. Register at https://campaigns.aarp.org/aarp-smart-drivertek/
Walk-ins welcome.

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Local Authors City Hall TV Slide 2022

Authors Expo: 
Local Authors' Reception and 
Writing Workshops
Reception: Thursday, October 6th, 2022 @ 6:00-8:00pm
—Readers & Writers Room
Workshop: Saturday, October 8th, 2022 @ 10:00am-3:00pm
—Floy Farr Room and Room 2

Reception: Peachtree City Library is excited to announce its 2022 Local Author Expo featuring local authors from Fayette County and surrounding areas. Meet and greet with local authors representing many different genres in adult and children’s titles for readings, discussions, and signings at the Local Author Reception. Attendees can also participate in an author scavenger hunt and be entered into a drawing to win a prize. Light refreshments provided. This drop-in event is FREE and open to the public. 

Workshops: Join several local authors for fun and informative 30-minute workshops on writing and publishing. Schedule provided on the day of the event. Attendees will be entered into a drawing for a prize. This free drop-in event will take place on the lower level of the library in the Floy Farr Room and Room 2. 

Conversational Spanish

Every Thursday beginning October 6th @ 6:00pm 
—Theater Room

Join the Peachtree City Library in learning conversational Spanish. Are you already learning Spanish? Come have a chat and practice your conversational skills. For ages 14+ and all skill levels. No previous experience necessary. This is a drop-in event, no registration required.

Conversational Spanish

Spinach to Win It

UGA Extension:
Spinach to Win It! Workshop

Monday, October 17th @ 11:00am 
—Readers & Writers Room

Join the Peachtree City Library as we host the Fayette County UGA Extension Office for a free Spinach to Win It workshop. This class will focus on fall planting. 

Registration required. Register at https://peachtreecitylibrary.eventbrite.com.

Food and Connection During the Holidays City Hall TV Slide

Food & Connection During the Holidays

Thursday, October 20th @ 6:30pm 
—Readers & Writers Room

Join Certified Health Coach Cristina Stephenson who specializes in showing people how to ditch pre-packaged food and to cook with fresh ingredients. In this workshop, Cristina will talk about our connection with food and how to build deeper relationships with friends, acquaintances and family during the holidays. Free recipes provided.

Registration Required. 
Register at https://peachtreecitylibrary.eventbrite.com