Youth Services Calendar of Events
- August 2014
- July 2014
- 2013 Bookmark Art Contest Winners!!
- 2013 Bookmark Art Contest Honorable Mentions!
- Summer Reading Program starts Monday, June 2, 2014-Thursday, July 24, 2014. Click here! Summer Reading Program 2014
- Summer Reading Program Performers in July!
- Every Wednesday in Douglas at 11:00 a.m. and Pearson/Willacoochee alternating each week at 2:30 p.m.
- Wednesday, July 16, 2014: Linda Brunson, Balloons R 4 Twisting (Willacoochee)
- Wednesday, July 23, 2014: Dr. Arvin Scott, Drumming for Success and Ice Cream Party (Pearson)
- Pajama Story time at the Douglas-Coffee County Public Library!!
- On Saturday, August 30, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. there will be a Pajama Story time in Douglas in the Children's Room!! Come dressed in your pajamas and bring a pillow!! Stuffed animals are welcomed!! Come enjoy some stories in your pajamas on a Saturday!!
- STORY AND CRAFT EVERY WEEK AT EACH LOCATION!! (unless it's a Make n' Take Craft day!)
- New times for Willacoochee and Pearson Story and Craft Program
- Douglas: Mondays at 3:30 p.m.
- Broxton: Tuesdays at 3:30 p.m.
- Ambrose: Tuesdays at 4:45 p.m
- Willacoochee: July: Wednesday, July 23 at 4:45 p.m.
- In August: Back to Wednesdays at 4:45 p.m. every week!
- Pearson: Wednesday July 16, 2014 at 4:45 p.m.
- In August: Back to Wednesdays at 3:30 p.m. every week!
- Nicholls: Thursdays at 3:30 p.m.
- Make n' Take Crafts in July and August-ALL DAY!!
- Douglas: Monday, August 4 and 11
- Broxton and Ambrose: Tuesday, July 29, 2014, August 5 and 12
- Pearson and Willacoochee: Wednesday, July 30 and August 13
- Nicholls: Thursday, July 31 and August 14
- Toddler Playtime in Douglas!!
- Tuesday, August 19 and 26 at 10:00 a.m. there will be a Toddler Playtime in the Children's Room at the Douglas-Coffee County Public Library!! Come and bring your toddler for some playtime fun!!
- Kids Choice Movies
- Douglas: Saturday, August 9, 16, and 23 at 12:30 p.m. Broxton: Monday, July 21, August 11, 18, and 25 at 4:30 p.m.
- Pearson: Saturday, July 19, August 2, 16 and 30 at 12:30 p.m.
- Willacoochee: Saturday, July 26, August 9 and 23 at 12:30 p.m.
- Nicholls Tween Book and Craft Group for ages 9-12 years meets every Thursday at 4:45 p.m. at the Nicholls Public Library in June and July!!
- Board Games available at all locations
- Board Games can be checked out at all branches when the Library Is open all the time; not just on board game days!! Stop by the library and play a game with your friends and family!
- Volunteer @ Your Library
C'mon, break a little sweat while you get your game on! Bring your friends, and see exactly who's who at Mario Kart, Just Dance, Wii Bowling, Super Smash Brothers, and more
- Broxton: Monday, August 4, 2014 from 4:30-5:30 p.m.
- Willacoochee: Thursday, July 17 and Friday, August 29 from 4:30-5:30 p.m.
- Pearson: Friday, July 25 and August 22 from 4:30-5:30 p.m.
Useful Children's Links
- Accelerated Reading Lists
- Lexile - find a book
- Internet Safety
- Fun websites for KIDS!
- For Parents, Educators and Homeschoolers
- Rainy day activities
Contact: Julie Macomber, Children's & Young Adult Librarian
Unattended Children Policy
Adopted April 26, 2005
All children under nine (9) years of age must be accompanied by an adult or adult caregiver when present in the Library. No child under the age of nine (9) may be in the Children's Library without parental supervision. All parents will be responsible for the actions of their children while in the Library. Violation of this policy will be handled under the Problem Patron Policy guidelines.