Children's Area

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

December 2017

Elf Training and Top Elf Book Signing.

The holiday season is in full swing in the Children's Department at Athens-Clarke County Library and you donít want to miss any of the fun we have planned!

Photo of the author Caleb Zane HuettTop Elf book cover

Have you ever wanted to be one of Santa's elves? Join us for our annual certified Elf-Training Workshop on Thursday, December 7 at 3:30! Make holiday crafts, enjoy treats, sing in our Elfin Choir and meet local author Caleb Zane Huett, author of Top Elf. Children graduate from the program with a certificate given out by Santa himself! For children ages 2-11 and their caregiver. In Children's Area.


The Snowman book cover

We have a host of other exciting programs planned for the month of December. Come and experience the magic of Raymond Brigg's The Snowman on Saturday, December 2, 11:00 a.m.


Frog and Toad book cover

Hop into the library Saturday, December 9, 11:00 a.m. for our Frog & Toad All Year program.


How the Grinch Stole Christmas book cover

Help us celebrate the Hanukkah season on Thursday, December 14 at 3:30 p.m. with Hanukkah Bear. Learn the true meaning of the holidays at our Grinchy Christmas program on Saturday, December 16 at 11:00 a.m.


Come and belt out your favorite seasonal songs on Saturday, December 23, 11:00 a.m. at Holiday Karaoke.

Photo of the Children's Department staff with Santa Claus.