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New Kid’s Website for Young Piedmont Regional Patrons

eReading Room  at the Piedmont Regional Library System

Piedmont Regional Library System has expanded its services with a new digital collection website experience just for kids. The main digital collection, http://prlib.lib.overdrive.com/kids, now has a separate site to provide a safe and easy browsing experience for kids.

We recognizes the need to provide a fun, safe environment for kids to browse library materials. Browsing can be done by subject, reading level or interest level. Check this page out, now: http://prlib.lib.overdrive.com/kids

Halloween Shadow Puppet Show & Stories!

Halloween Postcard
A haunting evening of seasonal tales, costumes, poetry, shadow puppetry and other spooky surprises at the follow locations:
Talmo Public Library – Tuesday, October 14th @ 5pm – “The Great Pumpkin Fest”
Statham Public Library – Thursday, October 16th @ 6pm – “Spooky Stories at Statham”
Jefferson Public Library – Tuesday, October 21st @ 6pm – “Spooktacular – Stories N S’mores!”
Winder Public Library – Wednesday, October 22 @ 6pm – “Boo-Nanza on Bellview Street”
Commerce Public Library – Thursday, October 23rd @ 6:30pm – “Boo-Fest on Broadstreet”
Braselton Library – Friday, October 24th @ 6:30pm – “Carnival of Shadows”
Auburn Public Library – Tuesday, October 28th @ 6pm – “Eek! A Night to Make You Shriek!”
Harold S. Swindle Public Library (Nicholson) -Thursday, October 30th @ 6pm – “Once Upon a Creepy Night”

Two New Library Events in Nicholson, GA

Nicholson Yarn Club
Learn new skills and share old skills with new friends.

The “Nicholson Yarn Club” features knitting, crocheting, and spinning. All skill levels and even beginners are welcome. This weekly event is held at the Harold S. Swindle Public Library, Tuesday evenings at 6-8pm.

Also weekly (Tuesday Mornings at 10-12 noon and Thursday evenings at 7-9pm) “Quilt with Friends of the Harold S. Swindle Public Library” at the Nicholson Community Center.

If you have questions about either program, contact the Harold S. Swindle Public Library at 706-757-3577.

Weekly Storytimes Are Starting Up Again

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Some of our libraries are taking a short break from storytime, but will start up, soon.

Auburn Public Library – their Ready to Read Pre-k storytime has already started back and their Lapsit storytime starts back on August 21 (Thursday).

Braselton Library starts back to regular storytimes on September 3. The days and times remain the same — Wednesdays 10am (toddlers), Fridays 10:30 (babies) and 11:30am (5 yr+).

Harold S. Swindle Public Library in Nicholson – First Steps into Music Story Time with Ms. Laurie starts back on August 14th at 10:30am, ages 3 and up.

Statham Public Library – storytime starts back up Monday, August 18, at 10:30am.

Talmo Public Library – new schedule for storytime will be Thursdays at 10am, beginning this week.

Winder Public Library starts back on September 4, Thursday at 10:30am.

There is no break for Banks County, Commerce, Jefferson, and Maysville. They will be continuing storytime throughout August at the same time. See their Events page for dates and times.