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Garrett College Library & Learning Commons: Events & Activities

Welcome to the Library's Homepage! This page contains general information on library services, resources, and policies.

September Events

September is National Library Card Sign-Up Month!

  • Check out a GC library book before Friday, September 17th and you will be entered to win a free GC t-shirt.
  • See the flyer for more details.

Banned Books Week (September 27th - October 1st)

  • Snap a selfie while reading a Banned Book. Post it to social media using #BannedBooksWeek #GCReads to receive a free book and t-shirt.
  • Shredded Banned Book Jar - Guess the title of the shredded book in the jar on the Library Circulation Desk. Correct entries will be entered to win a free GC Swag Basket.
  • Banned Book Photo Booth - get caught reading a banned book!
    • Tuesday, September 28th from 11:00am - 1:30pm
  • Check out the flyer for more details.

September Staff Picks

  • Check out the display of staff recommended books in the library.
  • Find more information here.

October Events

October Book Bingo

  • Get an October Book Bingo Card from the library or download it from below.
  • Read books in the given categories and work for BINGO.
  • Once you get traditional BINGO, return your card to the library with the title of the books you read written on the back.
  • You will then receive a free book!
  • Find more information here.

True Crime Tuesday

  • Tuesday, October 19th from 3:30pm-4:30pm in Room 511
  • See more details here.

Blind Date with a Serial Killer

  • Check out one of the specially wrapped books in this library display case. Click here for more details.
  • Return the "Rate Your Date" card to receive a free piece of GC swag. Download your "Rate Your Date" card here.

October Staff Picks

  • Check out the display of staff recommended books in the library.
  • Find more information here.

November Events

Library Workshops

  • MLA Workshop
    • Tuesday, November 9th @ 3:30pm
    • Room 511
  • APA Workshop
    • Wednesday, November 10th @ 3:30pm
    • Room 511
  • Click here for more details.

November Staff Picks

  • Check out the display of staff recommended books in the library.
  • Details can be found here.

Joan Crawford Lecture Series

For more details, click here.

Fall 2021 Book Club Meetings

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Upcoming Meeting Dates

All meetings are held in Room 511. Please RSVP to reference@garrettcollege.edu.

Check out the Garrett Book Club website for more details.