“I believe that a library outranks any other one thing that a community can do to benefit its people.” – Andrew Carnegie
Beloved for generations since it first opened in 1903, the city-owned and operated Carnegie Library was returned to library service September 15, 2009. The Newnan Carnegie Library Foundation, a 501(c)-3 charitable corporation, was founded in 2008 to fund and further enhance library programming, literacy and learning for all ages … honoring the legacy of its great benefactor, Andrew Carnegie.
Please visit our site and discover how you can become involved as a patron, supporter and advocate of the dynamic, relevant and continually inventive Newnan Carnegie Library!
Sunday, October 20th | 2:00-3:00 pm | Carnegie Upstairs
Avary Doubleday presents “Daughter of the Dawn”Read More
wild horses…pristine beaches…a one room schoolhouse…peaceful tranquility…no electricity…ferry service…no doctors…prehistoric horseshoe crabs…no telephones…loggerhead turtles…an idyllic childhood in a vanishing world Author/Memoirist Avary Hack Doubleday presents her new book on her childhood spent on Hilton Head Island circa 1950-1956 Sunday, October 20th at 2:00pm. Daughter of the Dawn takes you to a remote island—not so long ago—where, […]
Tuesday, October 22 | 10:00 am | Carnegie Upstairs
“The Christmas Spirits on Tradd Street” with NYT bestselling author Karen WhiteRead More
NY Times bestselling author Karen White’s newest novel, “The Christmas Spirits on Tradd Street”, sixth in a series of seven in her popular Tradd Street series, debuts this October 22nd at the Newnan Carnegie! Karen will speak at the Newnan Carnegie Library (1 LaGrange St. on Newnan’s historic town square) beginning with a “Meet and […]
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Our Newest Acquisition! PBS’s “The Great American Read was a 2018 series that explored and celebrated the power of reading, determining America’s best loved novels through an extensive nationwide poll.Through the generosity of the Edgar B.Hollis Testamentary Trust, missing selections were acquired and every winner from 1 to 100 can now be found on the honor book shelves of […]
| 11:30am | Carnegie Auditorium
Exercise is MedicineRead More
Newnan Carnegie Library Foundation in partnership with Piedmont Newnan Fitness Center sponsor “Exercise is Medicine” at Newnan Carnegie Library on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 11:30AM. Piedmont certified fitness instructors provide 45 minutes of circuit exercises designed for cardio workout, increased strength, improved balance and stress relief.