October Events – Peachtree City Library


Advanced Voting General Election

  • No Voting on Monday, October 11th (Columbus Day) however the library will be open normal business hours.
  • Tuesday, October 12th-Friday, October 15th – 9 am to 5 pm
  • Saturday, October 16th – 9 am to 5 pm
  • Monday, October 18th -Friday, October 22nd  9 am to 5 pm
  • Saturday, October 23rd  9 am to 5 pm
  • Monday, October 25th -Friday, October 29th   9 am to 5 pm
  • Tuesday, November 2nd – Election Day. Polls open at 7 am to 7 pm. Precinct Voting ONLY

Red Cross Blood Drive

Friday, October 1, 2021, 10:00am-3:00pm —Floy Farr Room

The Peachtree City Library will be hosting a Red Cross Blood Drive on Friday, October 1st. Use Sponsor Code: PTCLibrary when making your appointment, however walk-ins are also welcome. The Blood Drive will be held in the lower level of the Peachtree City Library in the Floy Farr Room. Please use the lower level entrance.

Livin’ La Vida Okra!

October 1st-30th, 2021

In partnership with Georgia Organics’ October Farm to School Month, “Livin’ La Vida Okra!”, Peachtree City Library wants your best okra 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. You can even include a picture. The first 25 recipes will receive a FREE cookbook! https://forms.gle/maVPG9Xen6AuUYq48

What’s On Jill’s Nightstand?

Thursdays, @ 8:30pm, October 7th, 14th, 21st, & 28th, 2021,
—Peachtree City Library Facebook LIVE

Join Librarian Jill P. on the Peachtree City Library Facebook Live Page each week to find out what she’s been reading. https://www.facebook.com/peachtreecitylibrary/

Crafting at the Library:  Folded Magazine Tree

Monday, October 11th, 2021, 10:00am—Readers & Writers Room

A crafting clinic where participants learn to make simple decorative crafts at the library. This event is free and open to the public. It will be held in the Readers and Writers room. All materials provided. This program is for adults ages 18 and up. Registration required. Register at https://peachtreecitylibrary.eventbrite.com 

OB, the Storytelling Dog

Wednesday, October 13th, 2021, 11:00am —Peachtree City Library Facebook Page

OB the Storytelling Dog reads a fun new fairytale each week. OB lives with Lee St. John, who is a retired school teacher and an Amazon bestselling humor author. We hope you enjoy the story! https://www.facebook.com/peachtreecitylibrary/ 

Social Sudoku

Tuesday, October 19, 2021, 5:30pm-6:30pm

—Readers & Writers Room

Do you like to solve Sudoku puzzles? Ever race to see who could finish faster? Join the Peachtree City Library as we test out Social Sudoku where teams work together to solve any Sudoku puzzle in about 20 minutes using an Excel-based assistant. Fun socialization with a bit of mental challenge. Registration required. Register at https://peachtreecitylibrary.eventbrite.com

Adult Sensory Storytime

Wednesday, October 20th, 2021, 12:00pm
—Storytime Room

This 30-minute program is for adults with intellectual or developmental disabilities. Registration required. Register at https://peachtreecitylibrary.eventbrite.com. 

Teen Book Club

Saturday, October 23rd, 2021, 12:00pm
—Readers & Writers Room

October’s book pick is: Cemetery Boys by Aiden Thomas. Teens ages 13-18 are welcome to sign up to join the Peachtree City Library’s Teen Book Club. Teens will meet once per month to read and discuss books in the Young Adult genre. Registration required. Register at https://peachtreecitylibrary.eventbrite.com

Cozy Talk Book Club

Monday, October 25th, 2021, 10:00am
—Readers & Writers Room

October’s book pick is Clouds of Witness and the Unpleasantness at the Bell by Dorothy L. Sayers. Join Library Assistant Susan C. for the new monthly Cozy Talk Book Club! Patrons will meet to discuss your next favorite Cozy Mystery read. Limited copies available at Circulation desk.
Registration required. Register at https://peachtreecitylibrary.eventbrite.com.

Beanstack Fall Reading Challenge

September 21st – December 21st, 2021—Peachtree City Library

Read 2 books per month and be entered into a drawing to win a prize each month. Drawings will be held on October 19th, November 16th, and December 21st. One winner per drawing. Register through Beanstack at https://frrls.beanstack.org or by visiting the Peachtree City Library website at https://peachtree-city.org/library.