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Our events are free and open to the pub­lic. Free reg­is­tra­tion is required or request­ed, depend­ing on the event. We are using a new sys­tem, Afton Tick­ets, to house our tick­et­ing, one that is still evolv­ing. For now, please click Buy tick­ets” to read more details about our events, and know that you will not be charged any­thing if you decide to reg­is­ter. Most part­ner events will still send you to Eventbrite.

Join us for a spe­cial event:

Hops at the His­to­ry Cen­ter: James Oglethor­pe, Father of Geor­gia with Michael L. Thurmond

Thurmond Event
Feb­ru­ary 262024
DeKalb His­to­ry Center
6:30 p.m.
Pur­chase tick­ets here.
Join DeKalb His­to­ry Cen­ter and DeKalb Library Foun­da­tion for a spe­cial event fea­tur­ing Michael Thur­mond dis­cussing his new book James Olgeth­or­pe: Father of Geor­gia. A tick­et pur­chase is required. The price of admis­sion includes com­pli­men­ta­ry light bites and snacks, spon­sored by DeKalb Library Foundation.

Health Sto­ry­telling Author Q & A Series

In part­ner­ship with the Cen­ter for the Study of Human Health at Emory University 

Spring 2024 events list­ed below! Learn more and reg­is­ter here.

Live Author Q & A

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