Royston Public Library

Hours

Monday & Friday: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday & Thursday: 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday & Sunday: Closed
Saturday: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Address

634 Franklin Springs Street
Royston, Georgia 30662
706-245-6748

Book Club - The First Phone Call from Heaven

The first phone call from heaven book cover

Tuesday, October 17, 2017, 3:30 p.m.

Join Cover 2 Cover book club on Tuesday, October 17 at 3:30 pm for a discussion of The First Phone Call from Heaven by Mitch Albom. For November’s meeting, we will be discussing Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania by Erik Larson. Contact us at (706) 245-6748 for more information or come to the circulation desk to check out your copy!

The First Phone Call from Heaven by Mitch Albom: The story of a small town on Lake Michigan that gets worldwide attention when its citizens start receiving phone calls from the afterlife. Is it the greatest miracle ever or a massive hoax? As news of these strange calls spreads, outsiders flock to Coldwater to be part of it. At the same time, a disgraced pilot named Sully Harding returns to Coldwater from prison to discover his hometown gripped by "miracle fever"." Even his young son carries a toy phone, hoping to hear from his mother in heaven. As the calls increase, and proof of an afterlife begins to surface, the town, and the world, transforms. Only Sully, convinced there is nothing beyond this sad life, digs into the phenomenon, determined to disprove it for his child and his own broken heart. Moving seamlessly between the invention of the telephone in 1876 and a world obsessed with the next level of communication, the author takes readers on a breathtaking ride of frenzied hope. -- Publisher

Lego Club

Photo of a variety of Lego pieces.

Thursday, October 12, 2017, 4:30 - 5:30 p.m.

Have you lost your marbles? Don't worry; we will have some so you can build a Marble Maze or a Marble Run on Thursday, October 12, 2017 from 4:30 to 5:30 for our afternoon LEGO program. When completed, your creation will be displayed and everyone can vote on their favorite design.

For ages 10 and up. Younger patrons who would like to participate must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. Call (706)245-6748 for more information.

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