oglethorpe children's department

Welcome to the Winterville 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.

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Need a new book but aren’t sure what to read next?

conceirgeDoes your child want to learn about a particular topic, like dinosaurs, space or super heroes? Has your child read every book by their favorite author and now needs something new? We can help! Call your library and our friendly, knowledgeable staff will pick out some books just for you based on your interests. Click here for our curbside hours. 

Early Literacy Virtual Programs

The Winterville Library is doing a series of fun and unique early literacy programs. Take a look at our first one here where we look at books with NO WORDS as a first step into reading. 


Virtual Children's Programs

Region Wide Programs from Winterville: 

Join us on Facebook Celebrate Women's History Month by reading about scientist and "Shark Lady" Eugenie Clark. Learn interesting shark facts and do some fun crafts! Tuesday, March 23, 2021. Ages 5-10. 

Upcoming Story Times with Miss Hannah:

Pluto: Learn about the dwarf planet that was discovered on this day in 1930. Thursday, February 18th, 2021 at 10:30am. Ages 0-10.   

Votes for Women: Celebrate Women's History Month by learning about the Suffragists who helped American women to vote. Thursday, March 4, 2021 at 10:30am. Ages 0-10.

Click here to go to our Facebook page to view story times and programs. 


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Contact Us:
Deirdre Murray, Branch Manager & Children's Specialist | dmurray@athenslibrary.org | 706-742-7735