Children's Area

Welcome to the Athens-Clarke County Library Children's Area!

November 1-14

mother goose graphicThe ACC Library is proud to host Mother Goose on the Loose, a unique, early-literacy storytime program for children ages birth to 24 months and their caregiver. This three-week class incorporates books, nursery rhymes, musical instruments and interactive play. With Miss Erika. In Storyroom. Registration is limited to 20 children; please call the children’s desk to reserve a place for you and your child.  Fall 2019 classes will be held on Thursdays; November 7, 14, & 21 and December 5 & 12 at 10: 00 am.

bilingual storytime graphic¡Bienvenido! Join us for this special program of Spanish/English language fun! Share books, songs, rhymes and activities en español y ingles on the first Friday of every month. For children ages 3-8 and their caregiver on Friday, November 1, 2019 at 4:00 pm. In Storyroom.

Abuela loves Nina, and Nina loves Abuela. They both enjoy making papel picado banners and eating pan dulce together. Abuela and Nina want to give each other gifts but don’t have a lot of money to do so. Find out what gifts they give each other on Saturday, November 2, 2019 at 11:00 am. Make a papel picado banner to decorate the Storyroom and other crafts to go. For children ages 5-11 and their caregiver. With Miss Erika. In Storyroom.

black cauldron book coverEvil is on the prowl in the land of Prydain. The Lord of the Land of Death, Arawn, has been using the Black Cauldron to create an army of dark warriors in his quest to conquer Prydain. To stop him, Assistant Pig-Keeper Taran and his friends must trek deep into his lands to destroy the Black Cauldron! Will they succeed in their quest? What unforeseen challenges await them in Arawn’s domain? Join us on Thursday, November 7, 2019 at 4:00 pm for a riveting discussion on Louis  Alexander’s novel, The Black Cauldron. Registration is limited to 10 children. Stop by the Children’s Desk to register and pick up your copy of the book. Activities and snacks provided.  With Miss Keir. In Storyroom.

Muzzy Club, BBC

*NEW* Muzzy Club Language!

Available on your computer (sign in with your library card number) or using the Puffin Academy App!

Sesame Street eBooks

Sesame Street eBooks!

Read Sesame Street eBooks for free with your library card!

1,000 Books Before Kindergarten
Wandoo Reader
ABCmouse.com: Now available FREE at our library