Please visit your library branch's website for the latest hours and services. Call us or contact us at http://athenslibrary.org/homepage/regional-information/contact-us if you have any questions regarding library service during this time. For more information about the libraries' phased re-entry plans, please click here.

Children's Area

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facebook logoWelcome to the Athens-Clarke County Library Children's Area! Interested in learning more about our services and resourcesConnect with the ACL Children's Area on Facebook to see photos, videos, and much more! Subscribe to our newsletter or contact the ACL Children's Area

Please visit your library branch's website for the latest hours and services. Call us or contact us at http://athenslibrary.org/homepage/regional-information/contact-us if you have any questions regarding library service during this time. For more information about the libraries' phased re-entry plans, please click here  

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Virtual Programming for Children

please see schedule below for details

Need to brighten up your morning? Join some of your favorite storytime folks from around the region right here on Facebook! We'll be live streaming from various locations with your favorite songs, rhymes and books! The more we get together...the happier we'll be! Check out the schedule as we share virtual storytimes from all of our regional library facebook pagesLike each page and check out all of the amazing fun we have in store for you! Every day, Monday through Friday at 10:30 a.m. 

Need a new book but aren’t sure what to read next?

conceirgeDoes your child want to learn about a particular topic, like dinosaurs, space or super heroes? Has your child read every book by their favorite author and now needs something new? We can help! Call your library and our friendly, knowledgeable staff will pick out some books just for you based on your interests.

Have fun with our Crafts to Go

Stop by your Athens Regional Library System branch during curbside service hours to pick up a free kit with everything you need for a fun craft activity designed for children ages 2-11. A new craft is available every two weeks while supplies last. Each branch offers a different craft. Simply call the library when you arrive and let us know how many kits you need. Happy crafting!

Family computer sessions available by appointment

family computersThe library now offers one-hour family computer sessions in our Children's Area. These sessions include an internet PC for an adult caregiver paired with a touchscreen computer for an accompanying child, ages 2-11, loaded with educational games. Unvented face masks are required, and limited staff assistance is available. Please call the library to reserve your session!

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Virtual Storytime

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Muzzy Club Language!

Available on your computer (sign in with your library card number)

1,000 Books Before Kindergarten

ABCmouse.com: Now available FREE at our library

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