oglethorpe children's department

Welcome to the Oglethorpe County Library's Children's Area! We are here to help you and your family discover a love of reading and learning. We invite you to explore our collections of books and other materials for children of all ages.

Join us for engaging programs, including storytimes and crafts. Follow us on Facebook for our virtual programming, events, photos, and other fun. 

Looking for recommendations or additional assistance? Our friendly and knowledgeable staff is ready to help! Please contact us or chat with us using our chat service for more information.

services for children recommended reading storytime & events

Family computer sessions available by appointment

family computersThe library now offers one-hour family computer sessions in our Children's Area. These sessions include an internet PC for an adult caregiver paired with a touchscreen computer for an accompanying child, ages 2-11, loaded with educational games. Unvented face masks are required, and limited staff assistance is available. Please call the library to reserve your session!

New on the Shelf

Online Library for Kids

Ereads Kids - Ebooks for Kids tumble
abc mouse pines resources for kids covid resources for kids
novelist resources to promote equity

Contact Us
Austin Jenkins, Branch Manager | ajenkins@athenslibrary.org | 706-743-8817
Jessica Ellis, Children's Services Specialist | jellis@athenslibrary.org | 706-743-8817