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For the safety of our patrons and with a continued effort to “flatten the curve," all Athens Regional Library System branches in Athens-Clarke, Franklin, Madison, Oconee and Oglethorpe counties will remain closed until such time that it is deemed safe to reopen to the public. Library staff remain on the job  serving our communities virtually.  Please feel free to contact us at http://athenslibrary.org/homepage/regional-information/contact-us if you have any questions regarding library service during this time. We will update the community as more information becomes available.

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Summer Reading Program

February 14-29 2020

where's waldo graphic  Where’s Waldo in the Athens-Clarke County Library?
Every day during the month of February, Waldo will be hiding in a new location in the Children’s Area. Get a sticker each time you spot him! Pick up a game card at the Children’s Desk to keep track of your progress. When you find Waldo five times in February, you’ll be entered to win a set of Where’s Waldo look-and-find books!


Get out of my tub graphic Rub-a-dub-dub, get out of my tub! Join us for a splashy bath storytime with silly stories, songs, and crafts to go on Saturday, February 15th, 2020 at 11:00 am! For children ages 3-8 and their caregiver. With Miss Keir. In Storyroom.


read to rover graphicBeginning readers read aloud to certified therapy dogs, a.k.a. Tail Waggin’ Tutors on Sunday, February 16th, 2020 from 3:00 pm- 4:00 pm! All dogs are insured and with trainers. First come, first served. In Storyroom.


open wide book coverOpen wide and say “Ahhh…” because it’s National Children’s Dental Health Month, and we’re going to learn all about human and animal teeth. Listen to some great tooth stories and songs on Thursday, Feburary 20th, 2020 at 3:30 pm! With chompy crafts to go! For children ages 4-8 and their caregiver.
With Miss Misty. In Storyroom.

bees knees graphicThe library is buzzing with excitement… Come bee one with us at this storytime all about bees and honey! Can you taste the sweetness? Join us on Saturday, February 22nd, 2020 at 11:00 am to get the buzzzz on bees! For children ages 4-8 and their caregiver. With Miss Misty. In Storyroom.
lego club graphicCan’t get enough of those LEGO bricks? Want to join forces with other creative kids? Use the library’s LEGOs to make your own magnificent creations on Saturday, February 29th, 2020 at 11:00 am. For children ages 6-11 and their caregiver. In Storyroom.

Virtual Storytime

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Muzzy Club Language!

Available on your computer (sign in with your library card number)

1,000 Books Before Kindergarten

ABCmouse.com: Now available FREE at our library

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Ereads Kids - Ebooks for Kids

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