Archive for the ‘Oglethorpe County Library’ Category

a penguin freaks out atop a mountain of ice with a background of I survived book titles Will You Survive this Library Party?

Time to test your survival skills!

Join in for lots of hands-on fun based on the popular book series “I more >

Snowed in at the Library text with fake snow and illustrations of a pale and shovel ‘Snowed In’ at the Library in July?

Enjoy some ‘snow’ without the cold! Join us to play in a room with lots of shredded paper ‘SNOW’ – more >

children sit in cardboard boxes decorated like cars and watch cartoons in the library Kids Drive-In Theater

BEEP BEEP! Come for a morning of tunes and ‘toons– and create your very own cardboard rocket ship, car, or more >

A photograph of a pink-haired mermaid in a gold gilded frame . A background of colorful mermaid scales and the words Story time with a mermaid. Story Time with a Mermaid!

Join the Oglethorpe County Library for a special Story Time with a Renaissance Mermaid and her Pirate sidekick! Children will more >

A fantasy landscape with a cyclops, a man riding on a unicorn, and a monster looking over a maze. With the text Percy Jackson Camp Half Blood. Percy Jackson Camp Half-Blood

Calling all Percy Jackson and the Olympians fans! Ready to see if you have what it takes to be a more >

Woman on phone sitting on floor surrounded by cardboard boxes. Text reads "Your business, your library, and you." Tools for Starting & Running Your Business

If you’re a small business owner, or hope to be, you know that starting and running that business requires more >

Hot air baloons floating in the sky with the text "Oglethorpe County Library Summer Reading Kickoff" Oglethorpe Summer Reading Kickoff – Family Fun Day

Adventure begins at YOUR LIBRARY! Join us JUNE 1ST, 2024 from 11 AM to 1 PM for the Oglethorpe County more >

Three photographs of families in a grid with text overlay "Your Library: The Perfect Homeschool Resource" Homeschool Resources

If you’re a parent that homeschools your children or has a child that needs a little additional help with their more >

cartoon dragon on a pile of gold and jewels One Day to Read Them ALL!

Painting by J.R.R. Tolkien from Smithsonian Magazine

Tolkien Reading Day is held on the 25th of March each year. more >

Dogs on a graphic that says "Paws & relax, Visit with therapy dogs Saturday March 9th. 11am to 1pm" Paws & Relax @ Oglethorpe

Join us at the Oglethorpe County Library for a day of therapy…….puppy therapy! We will have several therapy dogs visiting more >

Book signing and meet & greet with Lottie Paulette. Local History — Book Signing with Lottie Paulette Bolton Boazman!

Join Lottie Paulette Bolton Boazman on February 17th, 2024  at the Oglethorpe County Library as she signs her book more >

Illustration of children next to a school and a sun in the corner Homeschool Hangout @ Oglethorpe!

Homeschooling families are invited to meet up at the Oglethorpe County Library. Homeschool Meet-Up is a program for homeschool students of more >

woman reading on tablet Quick Guide to Library eBooks

The Athens Regional Library System offers patrons several ways to enjoy free digital eBooks, audiobooks, magazines, and more with a more >

Picture of Leslie Knope with the text "Happy Galentines Day you poetic and noble land mermaid" It’s Galentine’s Day!

Celebrate your best GALs with us at the Oglethorpe County Library! Invite your BFFs to join us for an all-ages more >

Illustration of two people in a dating app with the text "Beginners guide to online dating" Beginner’s Guide to Online Dating — Tips For Success

Somewhere between 20% and 45% of romantic relationships now begin online. If you’ve been curious but unsure about this new more >

Oglethorpe Story time Have You Been to an Oglethorpe Story Time?

Every Story Time, at every library, is different and special. We suggest you visit them all!

Story Times allow children to more >

Yoga at the library text Yoga at the Oglethorpe Library

Join us here at the Oglethorpe County Library for a fun and relaxing yoga experience! All ages welcome and encouraged for more >

New Years Vision Board New Year’s Vision Boards and Dance Party

Start your year out at the Oglethorpe County Library! Get inspired to have the best year yet by creating more >

A Morning with Santa A Morning with Santa, The Grinch, & CeCe Lou Who

Join us on December 16th, 2023 from 11am to 1pm at the Oglethorpe County Library for a morning of stories, more >

Holiday Shrinky Dink Art poster Holiday Shrinky Dink & Framed Art

Draw, create, and witness the magic of Shrinky Dinks at the Oglethorpe County Library–as you make a mini take-home ornament!

ALSO: more >

Camp out movie night image Camp Out Movie Night

Join us here at the Oglethorpe County Library on Tuesday, November 21, 2023, at 5:30pm for an interactive movie experience! more >

super friendship thanksgiving SUPER Friendship Thanksgiving!

Join forces on Saturday, November 11, 2023 from 11:00am – 1:00pm at the Oglethorpe County Library and become a more >

trunk or treat Trunk or Treat: Booooook Edition!

Join us here at the Oglethorpe County Library for a drive thru TRUNK OR TREAT! We will be joined by more >

Liscary Spooktacular at the Oglethorpe Library The Oglethorpe LiSCARY Spooktacular

Welcome to the Oglethorpe County LiSCARY!! Come visit us in beautiful, nearby Lexington, GA!! Our address is 858 Athens Rd, more >

Cloudy Solar Eclipse Annular Solar Eclipse Event

Celebrate the Sun with us here at the Oglethorpe County Library! On Saturday, October 14, 2023, from 11:00am until 1:30pm, more >

What success really looks like Setting SMART Goals — Fitness & Health

Come to the OGLETHORPE COUNTY LIBRARY on Monday, October 2nd at 11:00am and join our goal-setting group to gain more >

Brown background with Friday Afternoon Unwind text Oglethorpe Friday Afternoon Unwind — Pumpkin Edition!

After a busy day — or week — come hang out and relax at the Oglethorpe County Library! FREE coffee more >

Corner of a gold frame Vintage Ghost Painting Party

Join us here at the Oglethorpe County Library for some spooky season fun! Swing by the thrift store and pick more >

Cartoon dog jumping with joy at a party Hooray! It’s a Bluey Bash!

Join us here at the Oglethorpe County Library on September 16th, 2023 at 11:00AM for an all ages Bluey Bash!

Games, more >

Back to school flyer with pictures of an old schoolhouse Back to School: The Senior Class Remembers

Join us here at the Oglethorpe County Library for a walk down memory lane as we talk about the fantastic more >

Different color pencils lined up in a circle Mindfulness Coloring

Join us at the Oglethorpe County Library for an all-ages relaxing coloring event! De-stress from the week with mindfulness coloring, more >

OGLE-Worthy Writers

Are you interested in writing? Do you dream of holding your very own book in your hands? Then come join more >

A bee is standing on a white background Lunch and Learn Series– The Buzz About Bees

Cory Momany, vice president of the Oglethorpe County Bee Club, will be giving a presentation about bee keeping and honey.

Cory more >

(Deep Breath) Time To Unwind…

After a busy day — or week — come hang out and relax at the Oglethorpe County Library! FREE coffee more >

arls hearing loop logo Athens Regional Library System Announces Assistive Hearing Technology in Meeting Rooms

Athens Regional Library System now offers assistive hearing technology with Listen EVERYWHERE hearing loops in select locations.

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A blue background with multi-color confetti in the air End of Summer Dance ParTAY!

Join us at the Oglethorpe County Library 11:00am – 1:00pm, Saturday, July 29, 2023 for a Taylor Swift Dance ParTAY! more >

The Bean and Bear show spelled out in fabric letters The Bean & Bear Show

Come meet Bean and Bear, the silliest best friends ever! They’ll share stories, puppets, and wacky hijinks! 10:30am – 11:30am, more >

Librarian handing a patron a Chromebook and smiling Chromebooks Available to Borrow

Need a laptop for work or school? Check one out from the library! Thanks to a grant from the more >

Oglethorpe County Library’s 2023 Summer Reading Program

It’s summer reading time! Oglethorpe County Library offers creative, fun, and free ways to build a love for reading for more >

Photo of tennis racket and tennis ball laying on grass. Text overlaid "Tennis Story Time, Wednesday, May 10th, 10:30am" and logos for Oglethorpe County Library and Clarke Oconee Tennis Association. Tennis Story Time with COTA

This May, the Oglethorpe County Library is celebrating National Tennis Month with a special tennis-themed Story Time in partnership with more >

Shoppers standing behind table full of books, with text "Oglethorpe County Book Sale, Wednesday, April 12 to Saturday, April 15, 10am to 6pm" Oglethorpe Friends’ Spring Book Sale

The Friends of the Oglethorpe County Library will host its annual Spring Book Sale beginning Wednesday, April 12th, 2023 more >

Teenager wearing VR headset holding out hand. Above them is the text "Teen Tech Week." Teen Tech Week 2023

During Teen Tech Week 2023, the Oglethorpe County Library will dive into some of the tech resources available for teens more >

Person helping with the microfilm reader New microfilm reader provides greater access to local history

Residents and researchers of Oglethorpe County’s history now have greater access to local history materials with the library’s new microfilm more >

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