Lucedale Events

Lucedale Public Library
507 Oak St.
Lucedale, MS 39452
(601) 947-2123
Cynthia Morgan, Branch Manager

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📚Lucedale/George County Public Library Summer Programs! 🎉

Elementary Students • Mondays • 10 am
Registration starts May 28 • Programs begin June 3rd

📍 Location:
Lucedale-George County Library
507 Oak Street
📞601-947-2123
🌐 Visit www.JGRLS.org

Program Schedule:

June 3-6 – Pet Adventures with Friends of Jackson County Animal Shelter Pets
June 10-13 – Storytelling is an Adventure with Deborah Adero Furgson’s “The Dancing Lady”
June 17-20 – Adventures at the Estuary with Grand Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve
June 24-27 – Mississippi Blues Adventure with Shannon “Bayou” Williford and Titus Gillard
Preschool Programs • Tuesdays • 10 AM

All Programs are FREE!
Read books • Earn prizes

Find us on Facebook @JacksonGeorgeLibrary and online at www.JGRLS.org

Join us for a summer full of fun and learning! 🌟📖

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Youth Summer Library Programs

LUCEDALE, MS __ The Lucedale-George County Public Library is hosting a Youth Summer Library Program every Monday at 1 PM. Here’s a rundown of the activities:

June 3: Chalk of the Town Adventure in Art! Join local artist Jacob Havard for a hands-on art program. Bring color to the Lucedale-George County Public Library sidewalks and show off your artistic abilities!

June 10: Join the George County Hospital at the Lucedale-George County Public Library for a demonstration on basic first aid. This will help keep you and your friends safe in your adventures!

June 17: Preserving our Future Adventures. Join Mickey Lagasse from the Coast Conservation Association at the Lucedale-George County Public Library and learn how you can help preserve the wildlife and land of the Gulf Coast for future adventurers!

June 24: Waterway to End an Adventure! Join us at the Lucedale-George County Public Library at the park’s splash pad for an end-of-SLP water balloon fight! Bring a towel and possibly a change of clothes!

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The Amazing Dairy Cow!

LUCEDALE, MS __ Join Ann Howard, from Mississippi State Extension-George County, to learn all about the amazing dairy cow at the Lucedale-George County Public Library on Saturday, June 1st at 10 am. This program is geared towards children aged 4 to 10, but all are welcome to attend. Don’t miss out on this exciting opportunity to expand your knowledge!

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Chalk of the Town: Adventure in Art

LUCEDALE, MS __ The Lucedale-George County Public Library is hosting an art program called “Chalk of the Town: An Adventure in Art!” on Monday, June 3rd at 1 PM. Local artist, Jacob Havard, will be leading the program, which is open to youth aged 11-18. Participants will have the opportunity to show off their art skills on the library’s sidewalks, and all necessary supplies will be provided by the Friends of the Lucedale-George County Library. This is the first youth SLP program, so we encourage all interested youth to join us!

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Adult Summer Library Programs

LUCEDALE, MS __ Lucedale-George County Public Library’s Adult Summer Library Programs kick off with exciting events every Thursday. The library is inviting you to join them and embark on an adventure that begins at your library. Here is what you can expect:

On June 6, there will be a cupcake decorating demonstration with Kortney Jackson and a coffee presentation with Savannah Webb at Lucedale Coffee House. Join them for Cotton Candy Cupcakes and Fuel Your Adventure!

On June 13, authors M L Bullock and Ryan Bullock will be giving an informative presentation on the tips and tricks of becoming an author. Come and Tell Your Adventure!

June 20, former History Teacher, Mr. Mike Wilson, will take you on an in-depth dive into the history of the Central Powers and Allies of World War I. Adventure into History!

June 27, former Honeybee’s Florist, Mrs. Gigi Havard, will give a how-to presentation on floral arrangements. Let Adventure Grow!

Mark your calendar and make sure to attend these exciting events.

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Fuel Your Adventure

LUCEDALE, MS __ Join us for the Adult Summer Library Program at Lucedale-George County Public Library on Thursday, June 6, 2024, at 5 pm! The program is called “Fuel Your Adventure”. At the Lucedale Coffee House, you can participate in a cupcake decorating demonstration and coffee presentation. Cotton Candy Cupcakes will be provided. After the demonstration, you can showcase your skills and decorate your own cupcake!

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Stay Safe in Your Adventures

LUCEDALE, MS __ Lucedale-George County Public Library invites you to join our Youth Summer Library Program on Monday, June 10 at 1pm. Our guest speakers from the George Regional Hospital will be conducting a demonstration on basic first aid. This program is open for youth aged 11-17 who are encouraged to come and learn. Remember to stay safe in your adventures!

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Tell Your Adventure

LUCEDALE, MS __ The Lucedale-George County Public Library is organizing an Adult SLP event on Thursday, June 13 at 5 pm called “Tell Your Adventure”. The event will feature an informative presentation by authors ML Bullock and Ryan Bullock on the various tips and tricks for becoming a published author. The following quote by Toni Morrison, “If there’s a book that you want to read, but it hasn’t been written yet, then you must write it,” perfectly summarizes the purpose of this event. Everyone is welcome to attend.

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Adventure into History

LUCEDALE, MS __ Join us for the Adult SLP Adventure into History event at Lucedale-George County Public Library on Thursday, June 20th at 5 pm. The event features former history teacher Mike Wilson who will take us on a journey into the history of World War I. We’ll learn about the Allies and the Central Powers and how their actions have had a lasting impact on our world today. As American historian David McCullough famously said, “History is who we are and why we are the way we are.” Don’t miss this opportunity to explore the past and gain a deeper understanding of our present.

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“Water-Way” to End an Adventure

LUCEDALE, MS __ Join us at the Lucedale City Park Splash Pad on Monday, June 24th at 1PM to end our Youth Summer Learning Program with a water balloon fight! The event is called “Water-Way to End an Adventure!” and supplies will be provided. However, we recommend bringing a change of clothes and a towel. Let’s have fun and end our summer with a splash! If you have any questions, please call 601-974-2123. The event is hosted by the Lucedale-George County Public Library.

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Let Adventure Grow!

LUCEDALE, MS __ The Lucedale-George County Public Library is hosting an Adult SLP event called “Let Adventure Grow!” on Thursday, June 27th at 5 pm. The event will feature Mrs. Gigi Havard, a florist extraordinaire, who will guide the attendees through the wonderful world of flower arranging. The aim of the event is to help attendees learn the art of arranging flowers with whimsy and artistry, and to help them grow their knowledge in this area.

“The mission of the Jackson-George Regional Library System (JGRLS) is to provide high quality and relevant customer-oriented library and information services, collections of resources, and programming that serves to expand and enrich the lives of our citizens.”