Children's Area

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

January 2019

Bear is lonely. The other forest animals are too afraid of him to be his friends. Bear plans a winter party and invites the other forest animals so he can finally make some friends. Will Bear’s plan work? Join us for winter-themed crafts and activities as we throw a winter party just like Bear! Come party with us on Thursday, January 24th , at 3:30 pm. For children ages 4-8 and their caregiver.
 
When Dot’s funny family adopts a wolf to be her new brother, Dot is certain he will eat them all up! Find out if she’s right in this silly animal storytime. Learn to play hopscotch, make bunny costumes and more! Find out what happens, on Saturday, January 26 th , at 11 am. For children ages 4-8 and their caregiver.

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Every day during January, Waldo is hidden in a new location in the Children’s Area! Get a sticker each time you spot him! When you find Waldo five times in January, you’ll be entered to win a set of Where’s Waldo look-and-find books!

Love curling up with a good book? So do we! Join our February book club brown girl coveras we read Jacqueline Woodson’s Coretta Scott King Award-winning chapter book, ‘Brown Girl Dreaming’. In vivid poetry Woodson shares what it was like growing up African American in the 60s and 70s. Stop by, or call, the Children’s Desk to register and pick up your copy of the book. Then join our monthly discussion on Thursday February 7th at 4 pm.

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!

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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
ABCmouse.com: Now available FREE at our library

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