Library calendar

kill-a-watt device available: Tool kit available for checkout at all Richmond County libraries; device measures energy used by an appliance per hour and can determine energy efficiency

MAIN LIBRARY

902 GREENE ST.

(706) 821-2600

HOURS: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday-Thursday; 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2-5:30 p.m. Sunday

special storytimes: 10 a.m. Tuesdays in March; Tuesday, Richmond County Fire Department reading; March 9, Richmond County Police Department reading; March 16, celebrate St. Patrick's Day with stories and crafts; March 23, Egg-citing Egg Hunt, learn about eggs, chicks and traditional egg hunts; March 30, celebrate the return of spring with stories, songs and crafts

storytime: 10:45 a.m. Tuesdays; ages 2 and younger; parents must stay with children

APPLEBY BRANCH

2260 WALTON WAY

(706) 736-6244

HOURS: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday; 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday-Friday; 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturday

FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY BOOK SALE: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, March 20

AARP DEFENSIVE DRIVING: 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, March 22 and 23; taught in two sessions; learn defensive driving techniques and reduce your auto insurance rate; for ages 50 and older; $12 AARP members, $14 others; call library to register

CRAFT WORKSHOP: 11 a.m. Thursday, March 25; for ages 3-5; registration required; registration begins Monday

STORYTIME: 10:05-10:20 a.m. Wednesdays; for ages 18 months to 35 months

STORYTIME: 10:30-11:15 a.m. Wednesdays; ages 3 and older

DIAMOND LAKES BRANCH

101 DIAMOND LAKES WAY

(706) 772-2432

HOURS: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday and Wednesday; 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday and Friday; 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturday

INTERNET BASICS COMPUTER CLASS: 10 a.m. Friday, March 5, 12 and 19; taught in three sessions; must have taken Computing for Beginners or possess comparable computer skills; registration required

GOOGLE: MORE THAN A SEARCH ENGINE CLASS: 6 p.m. Wednesday, March 10, 17, and 24; taught in three sessions; learn about Gmail, Google maps and other features; must possess general computing skills; registration required

STORYTIME: 10 a.m. Tuesdays; with stories, games and songs; group of six or more must reserve space in advance

FRIEDMAN BRANCH

147 JACKSON ROAD

(706) 736-6758

HOURS: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday and Wednesday; 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday and Friday; 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturday

BELLY DANCING: 3 p.m. Saturday; for all ages

BOOK DISCUSSION: 6:30-7:45 p.m., Monday, March 15, discussing PUSH by Sapphire; enjoy the book that was the basis for the movie Precious; light refreshments served

STORYTIME: 10 a.m. Tuesdays

WALLACE BRANCH

1237 LANEY-WALKER BLVD.

(706) 722-6275

HOURS: 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday and Wednesday; 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday; 12:30-5:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday

COMPUTER CLASS: 10 a.m. to noon Friday and March 10 and 24; registration required

STORYTIME: 10-11:15 a.m. Wednesdays; registration required

MAXWELL BRANCH

1927 LUMPKIN ROAD

(706) 793-2020

HOURS: 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday; 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday; 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturday

MARIE STILLS AUTHOR VISIT: 6-7 p.m. Tuesday; author of One Man's Dying Love

AARP FREE TAX HELP: Noon to 4 p.m. Thursdays and 10 to 2 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays through April 15; personal income taxes only; first come first served

STORYTIME: 10 a.m. Wednesdays; registration required

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