All Branches will be Closed June 19th

Closed for Juneteenth. While our physical location will be closed, you can still access a wide variety of digital resources through the Libby app, available 24/7. With Libby, you can borrow eBooks, audiobooks, and more from the comfort of your home. Click here for more info.

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Rally for Reading: Kickoff the Adventure at Your Library!

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Are you ready to embark on a summer filled with adventure and discovery? Join us for the Rally for Reading, the exciting kickoff event for our Youth Summer Reading Program, themed “Adventure Begins at Your Library.” This year, we’re thrilled to host our kickoff celebrations at each of our three library branches. Mark your calendars and get ready for a season of fun, learning, and exploration!

Pre-registration Opens May 25!

Be sure to pre-register starting May 25 to secure your spot in this fantastic program. From June 1 to August 7, 2024, we invite readers of all ages—from preschoolers to teens—to dive into a world of books and embark on countless adventures through our summer reading program. Here’s what’s happening at each of our branches:

Handley Library

Saturday, May 25 | 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Kick off the summer at Handley Library with a vibrant celebration! Enjoy delicious Kona Ice while marveling at a mesmerizing magic show. Participate in our food drive supporting Bright Futures and indulge in more surprises and fun activities!

Bowman Library

Saturday, June 1 | 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Join us at Bowman Library for a lively start to your reading adventure. Groove to the music, laugh with puppet shows, meet local authors, and cool down with refreshing snow cones. It’s the perfect way to get into the summer spirit!

Clarke County Library

Saturday, June 8 | 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Wrap up our kickoff events at Clarke County Library with a day full of excitement. Jump around in the bounce house, get creative with face painting and glitter tattoos, and be amazed by the magic of Drew Blue Shoes. Don’t miss out on this thrilling event!

Adventure Awaits!

Don’t let this summer pass by without joining our Youth Summer Reading Program. Whether you're reading for fun, adventure, or to explore new worlds, your library is the perfect starting point. Remember, pre-registration starts on May 25, so get ready to make this summer unforgettable!

For more information, visit our website or drop by any of our library branches. See you at the Rally for Reading!