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Hart County Library

Hart County Library, 150 Benson Street, Hartwell, GA 30643
Phone: 706-376-4655 Fax: 706-376-1157
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Hart County Library is a Georgia PINES Library. The Georgia Library Public Information Network for Electronic Services, or PINES, is Georgia's public library automation and lending network for 275 libraries. PINES is an initiative of the Georgia Public Library Service, a unit of the University System of Georgia. It is the public library automation and lending network for 281 libraries and affiliated service outlets in 53 library systems covering 143 counties (53 of the 63 library systems in Georgia).

PINES creates a statewide "borderless library" that eliminates geographic and socio-economic barriers and provides equal access to information for all Georgians. Georgians with a PINES library card have access to materials beyond what is available on their local shelves and enjoy the benefits of a shared collection of 9.6 million books and materials that can be delivered to their home library with no charge to the library user that contributes to a more educated Georgia through lifelong learning.

Hart County Library also gives you access to GALILEO. GALILEO stands for GeorgiA LIbrary LEarning Online, an initiative of the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia. A World Wide Web-based virtual library, GALILEO provides access to multiple information resources, including secured access to licensed products. Participating institutions may access over 100 databases indexing thousands of periodicals and scholarly journals. Over 10,000 journal titles are provided in full-text. Other resources include encyclopedias, business directories, and government publications.

Hart County Library offers Public Internet Access, Story Times, and Meeting Rooms.
We have the Anderson Independent, Athens Daily News and Wall Street Journal.
We have one weekly newspaper, The Hartwell Sun from 1877 to the present.

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Library News : Healthy Hart Book Club
Posted by rsanders on 2017/2/13 9:34:25 (66 reads)

Healthy Hart Book Club
Join us at the Hart County Library for an in-depth study of Kate Hudson's book "Pretty Happy." The study is led by health and wellness specialists with 4WholeHealth, a health and wellness coaching company located in Hartwell, GA.

During this book study, we will explore your personal and health goals, your overall health and wellness, the benefits of eating well, how to awaken your body with movement, and how to reduce stress through mindful meditation.
This is a four week study. Classes are free and will be held at the Hart County Library on Friday evenings from 5pm-6pm. Classes begin March 3rd and will meet each Friday through March 24. Books for the study are available for check out at the library.

For additional information please contact Kristin Joyner, CHC, 200RYT kristinjjoyner@gmail.com 770-318-0946

Library News : Qigong class
Posted by rsanders on 2017/1/13 8:00:07 (122 reads)

Qigong class:
Beginning January 3rd, Hart County Library will be sponsoring a Qigong (also known as Qi Gong, Chi-gong, or Chi Kung) class on Tuesday evenings from 5:30 to 6:15 PM.
The Qigong class is free, but donations for the instructor's time are appreciated.
Qigong is an ancient Chinese healing practice and an ancestor of the Tai Chi Chuan martial art.
It combines slow, methodical movement with deep breathing and visualization, and is practiced by millions of people every day.

Library News : Yoga for Everyone
Posted by rsanders on 2017/1/13 7:59:28 (115 reads)

Yoga for Everyone:
Start off the New Year exploring yoga!
This class will offer traditional yoga poses with modifications as needed making it comfortable for everyone.
Explore asanas, breath work, and meditation creating a more centered and mindful you. Gain strength, flexibility, and stamina.
January 26th
February 9th, 16th & 23rd
6:30 – 7:30 pm
Please bring a yoga mat or beach towel. Class is free, but donations for the instructor’s time are appreciated.

Library News : TINY TOTS! Baby Story Time
Posted by rsanders on 2016/4/19 10:40:00 (547 reads)

Baby Story Time @ Hart County Library

Every Friday at 11:00 AM

Program length: about 20 minutes. Babies from birth to 23 months enjoy songs, nursery rhymes, and finger plays with their favorite adult.
This program includes book-sharing time and language-enrichment activities.

Library News : Crochet Club
Posted by rsanders on 2016/2/1 9:50:00 (591 reads)

Crochet Club

Crochet Club is open for beginner and experienced crocheters.
Come by and practice your craft with fellow crochet enthusiasts!
Bring your own project and chat while you work on your creation. Share your knowledge and learn from others.

Every Friday from 3:00-5:00
Every second Saturday from 11:00-1:00

Ages 13 and up.

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