This month, the Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System has scheduled a wide range of events at South Fulton libraries for patrons of all ages. Take advantage of free tax preparation assistance, computer and coding skills classes, book clubs, yoga and more. The Wolf Creek Branch will host Brewing 101 with Monday Night Brewing on March 4, a must-attend event for those interested in learning more about craft beer. The South Fulton Branch will host the Georgia State Bio Bus on March 21.
GLADYS S. DENNARD AT SOUTH FULTON LIBRARY 4055 Flat Shoals Road, Union City, GA 30291 404.613.3092
Fridays at 12:00 p.m.
Learn the power of Yoga in relieving stress and the path to healthy living. Led by Nikki Foster. Adults. No registration required.
VITA Tax Preparation
Saturdays, March from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Tax season is here, and the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program will provide free tax preparation services for you. Pack your patience and bring your ID and tax documents. All ages welcomed. No pre-registration required.
Mondays – Fridays from 10:00 a.m. to 2: 00 p.m.; Mondays & Wednesdays from 3:00 p.m. to 5:45 p.m.; Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:00 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.
Would you like to earn your GED? Let us help you meet your goal of earning your diploma by attending a GED Prep study skills session. This program is in partnership with the Atlanta Public Schools System. Orientation and Pretest are given on the first Friday of every month at 10:00 a.m. Ages 16 and up. For more information call 404.802.3560. Note: All 16 and 17-year-olds must call 404.802.3560 for registration.
Become a Volunteen!
Tuesdays and Thursdays
Help out at the library, learn new skills and earn service hours! The VolunTeens program offers an opportunity for young adults (ages 14-18) to experience a professional work environment and develop basic workplace know-how. VolunTeens assist with a host of different duties and earn service hours. Stop by the Information Services Desk for further information and details. Help out with a few programs and easy jobs in the Youth Services Department, learn new skills, and earn service hours for scouts, church, honor roll, or just a strong college application. Tween & Teens. No registration required.
Preschool Pals Storytime
Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m.
Children will listen to stories, sing songs, and participate in a craft activity. Ages 3-6. Registration required for groups of 10 or more.
Lego Night for Teens
Thursday, March 7 at 4:00 p.m.
Come and participate in an evening of creative fun! Choose from thousands of Lego pieces to construct just about anything you feel like! Ages 13-18. Registration required.
Seniors Searching the Internet
Wednesday, March 13 at 10:30 a.m.
Calling all senior citizens to join us for a computer class on Internet searching. Learn about search engines, fake news, and much more. Bring a friend. No registration required.
Georgia State Bio-Bus Presents Elementary Weather
Thursday, March 21 at 10:30 a.m.
The Elementary Weather module is designed for K-2nd grade students. Students will be introduced to the factors that influence weather, types of clouds, collecting and making bar graph, and the impact of severe weather on the environment. Students will learn about: what causes weather; the types of clouds used to predict weather; difference between weather and climate; and how thunderstorms, tornadoes and hurricanes are formed. Space is limited. Registration required.
Basic Computer Skills II
Wednesday, March 27 at 10:30 a.m.
In this session participants will learn how to: download documents, send an attachment from email, reply to emails, forward emails, and print from the public computers and how to change the print setting from black & white to color. No computer skills required. All ages welcomed. No registration required.
Wednesday, March 27 at 12:00 p.m.
Have you always wanted to join a book club? Look no further. Come enjoy good reads and good eats. The book club meets every fourth Wednesday of each month. Bring a friend! Adults. No registration required.
Free Instructional Safe Driving Class
Saturday, March 30 from 10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
The Malcolm Omari Hill Scholarship Fund, Inc. provides free instructional safe driving classes for teens and young adults, ages 16-25. We utilize an instructor, interactive audio, video and printed material to engage the student and teach the laws, regulations and information which cover the very important privilege of driving (not a behind-the-wheel class). A certificate is granted upon completion of the class. This certificate is to be used for “insurance purposes” only. Registration is required, seating is limited.
WOLF CREEK LIBRARY 3100 Enon Road, Atlanta GA 30331 404.613.4255
Fridays at 10:30 a.m.
Improve your scrabble game or learn to play in these weekly sessions. Drop in. Adults.
AARP Tax Prep
Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m.
Bring your photo ID, Social Security or Medicare cards, last year’s tax return and the income, interest and deductible expense documents for your 2018 return. Please arrive no later than 1:00 p.m. Ages 18 +
Wednesdays at 11:30 a.m.
Join us for a beginner’s yoga class for parents and children that will incorporate stretching, balancing, and strength building. Participants can also expect to do breathing exercises in order to help with their focus and attention, as yoga is an exercise of the mind and body. *Bring a mat and a blanket for your little one.*
Wolf Creek Walking Club
Thursdays at 10:00 a.m.
Park the car, lace up your walking shoes, and get active in the new year! Meet up with other neighbors to walk the Wolf Creek Trail behind the library.
Speechcraft Series presented by Toastmasters
Saturdays at 11:00 a.m.
Learn the fundamentals of public speaking in this introductory series presented by Epic Orators, Advanced Toastmasters. Space is limited. Please register with the library at email@example.com. Adults.
Safe Driving Class for Teens and Young Adults
Saturday, March 2 at 10:00 a.m.
The Malcolm Omari Hill Scholarship Fund, Inc. provides free instructional safe driving classes for teens and young adults. These are instructional classes only; we do not provide a behind-the-wheel driving experience. We utilize an instructor, interactive audio, video and printed material to engage the students and teach the laws, regulations and information which cover the very important privilege of driving. Lunch provided. Register at Omari-scholarship.org. Ages 16-25.
Chess Club for Kids
Saturday, March 2 at 10:00 a.m.
Whether you are a beginner or a more advance player, you can learn the strategies that will make you a better chess player. Ages 8 and up.
Brewing 101 with Monday Night Brewing
Monday, March 4 at 6:30 p.m.
Celebrate Oktoberfest in March? Why not? Join Atlanta-based craft brewery, Monday Night Brewing, to learn more about craft beer and have your questions answered by a brewery team member. Adults.
STEM for Students with Exceptionalities
Saturday, March 9 at 11:00 a.m.
Join a mother of a special needs child and educator, Ms. Merriell, for a hands-on STEM session for students ages 11-15 with special needs. Limited to 10 participants. Register firstname.lastname@example.org. Ages 11-15.
Wednesday, March 13 at 11:00 a.m.
Stop by Wolf Creek for a lab session tutorial using our electronic databases on your portable reading devices. Patrons will learn how to access the library’s eCampus and eResources where classes, magazines and more are available. All ages.
Wolf Creek Library Afternoon Book Club Thursday, March 28 at 12:00 p.m. Come prepared to discuss the monthly selection and have a lively discussion. New members are welcome! Adults.
Ready, Set, Code!
Saturday, March 30 at 10:30 a.m.
Computer programming/coding classes. Limited to 20 participants. Laptop suggested. Ages 9 and up.
*The Southwest Regional Library (3665 Cascade Road) is closed for renovation.