Art in the Library

The Catoosa County Library aims to be a center for the arts by featuring local artists of every discipline, holding special classes, and hosting special performances.



Artist of the Month

Each month the center of the library is filled with works by a local artist. Click on the artists for an online gallery of a sample of their work.


January: Civic Arts League of Chattanooga

February: Garren Hall

March: Judy Wright

April: Star Prater & Civic Arts League of Chattanooga

May: Student work from the library's "Painting with Betty" classes 

June: Sports theme

July: Irma Herzog

August: Sandra Babb 

September: Geneva Green

October: Janice Kennedy

December: Rodgers Family 




October: Judy Wright and Janice Kennedy

November: Irma Herzog

December: Civic Arts League


Art Clubs and Classes

Beading group

Mondays at 10:30 pm

Open to all ages and skill levels


Join our beaders every Monday morning to socialize, learn new techniques, and explore the art of beading. Basic supplies are available for use during the meeting for those who do not have their own.


Knitting and Crochet Club

Mondays at 3:00 pm

Open to all ages and skill levels


Every Monday a group of local knitters and crocheters gets together in the library's meeting room to socialize and improve their skills.


Newcomers are always welcome!


Painting with Betty

Various Times During the Year


Come learn basic painting techniques from our wonderful instructor Betty. Each class is usually a six-week course with classes meeting one day each week in the library's meeting room. Please contact the library to inquire about the next session.

(706) 965-3600