Libraries in Jackson and George counties offering Curb-side Pickup Service
For more information, call the main library at 228-769-3060. Visit www.jgrls.org for further notices and information or on Facebook at JacksonGeorgeLibrary.
Imagine Your Story on-line this Summer! Look for events and programs here!
Jackson-George Regional Libraries will again host summer programs for children and families in June and July. Virtual programs will begin on Monday, June 8.
Imagine Your Story is the theme this year. This year, all programs will be held on-line at JGRLS.org, or on Facebook at Jackson George Library. Programming will offer special guests and story-themed events and are age appropriate for preschool, elementary, and teens. To see the full schedule, go to www.jgrls.org/childrenSLP or visit your local library.
Any child may visit the library to pick up a free Imagine Program Kit to participate. The kit is also available for download from the library website. The kit has activity sheets, word games, coloring pages and other exciting things inside.
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TEENS - June 10: Steven Butler, Local Comic Book Artist Draws Stories: "Imagine Your Story"- He will talk about self publishing our own comic books through crowdfunding and other means- check it out!
Free summer library programs for children offered on-line!
Children are invited to “Imagine Your Story” at coast libraries this summer with programs for all ages. The Jackson-George Regional Library System summer reading programs begin June 9, on-line from the library website and on Facebook @Jackson George Library.
Parents are encouraged to pick up a free summer program kit at libraries for a full list of on-line programs for children. The kits include activity sheets, coloring sheets, and program lists.
Scheduled programs and events are: Elementary age on Tuesdays at 2 p.m.; Teens on Wednesday at 4 p.m.; and Preschool on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10 a.m., each week. Other programs are Craft Days: June 15, June 29 and July 6 - at 2 p.m.
Children’s Elementary age programs are on Tuesdays at 2 p.m
June 9: Freedom Ranch
June 16: Storytelling with Donna Washington
June 23: Digeridoo Down Under
June 30: Folk Tale Puppet Show
July 7: Fairytale Food
Recipes: Beignets, Lemonade, Funfetti Unicorn Horns, Snow White Caramel Apples, Mad Hatter Roll ups.
Teen programs are on Wednesdays at 4 p.m.
June 10: Steven Butler, Local Comic Book Artist Draws Stories
June 17: Interested in playing Magic the Gathering? Learn how to play today.
June 24: Introduction to Cosplay
July 1: Eric Zala – The making of a Fan Film
July8: Fantasy Faces, Learn how to paint fantastic faces
July 7: Fairytale Food: Make treats based on popular Fairy-tales!
June 30: Folk Tale Puppet Show - Kids! Watch and hear classic folk-tale stories!
Teen Program: Cosplay for Beginners: Cosplaying on a Budget
June 16 Preschool Storytime with Ms. Mo!
Freedom Ranch! Children's Summer Library Program: June 9, Animals Around the World!
Summer Library Storytime June 2, with Ms. Mo!
Summer Library Storytime June 4 with Ms. Donna