Children's Area

Welcome to the Athens-Clarke County Library Children's Area!

February - March 14th

muhammad_ali_book_coverOne day the heavens opened up and a great man, jump roped into the kingdom of boxing. He was Muhammad Ali, and he said, “I am the GREATEST!” Discover how twelve year old Cassius Clay lost his bike but found his destiny. Learn basic boxing moves and design your own gloves on Thursday February 28th at 3:30 pm. For children ages 5-11 and their caregiver. 

secret garden bookcoverJoin our monthly book club and read “A Secret Garden” by Frances Hodgson Burnett. Stop by the Children’s Desk, or call us at 706-613-3650 ext. 314, to register and check out your copy. Then join us for engaging book discussions, activities and snacks on March 14th at 4:00 pm. Participation in book club is limited to 10 children.

The ACC Library is proud to host Mother Goose on the Loose, a unique, early-literacy storytime program for children ages birth to 24 months and their caregiver. This three-week class incorporates books, nursery rhymes, musical instruments and interactive play. The first day of class is Thursday, March 14th at 10:30 am. Registration is limited to 20 children; please stop by or call the children’s desk, at 706-613-3650 ext. 314, to reserve a place for you and your child.

narwal bookcover

Kelp is not like the other narwhals in his family. When he discovers an animal on land that looks just like him, he becomes confused. Is he a narwhal, or a sea unicorn? Come share this wonderful story of self-identity and celebrate your own special self on Saturday, March 2nd , at 11:00 am. Activities and crafts to go!

We started the year off with some exciting programs! What new adventures will the rest of the new year bring? Stop by the Children’s Department to find out!

kids activities

Muzzy Club, BBC

*NEW* Muzzy Club Language!

Available on your computer (sign in with your library card number) or using the Puffin Academy App!

Sesame Street eBooks

Sesame Street eBooks!

Read Sesame Street eBooks for free with your library card!

1,000 Books Before Kindergarten
Wandoo Reader Now available FREE at our library

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