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Oglethorpe County Library

Hours

Monday, Wednesday & Friday: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday & Thursday: 10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Sunday: 2:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Address

858 Athens Rd. (Hwy 78)
Lexington, Georgia 30648
706-743-8817

Mobile Computer Lab - Introduction to Borrowing FREE Ebooks & Audiobooks from the library

Drawing of an e-reader.

Thursday, December 12, 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

This free introductory class will cover how to borrow free ebooks and audiobooks through the public library. You will learn how to navigate and use Georgia Download Destination which is the website you will use to check out your ebooks and audiobooks and how to download and use the Overdrive Media Console which is the program or app that you will use to read or listen to the ebooks or audiobooks. Students must have the following prior to the class: 1) A Valid PINES library card 2) A current and valid PINES password 3) Valid email account. Please call or come by the library if you need assistance in establishing one or more of the requirements. It is not necessary to own an ereader or portable device to attend this class, but if you do have one, please bring it with you the day of the class so that we can address specific problems that might arise during the initial setup and process of downloading ebooks and audiobooks. Class size is limited to 6, so please call us at 706-743-8817 to register for this FREE mobile lab class.

Story Time

Drawing of a tree in the snow.

Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m.

All toddlers and preschool aged children are invited to attend our Wednesday morning Storytime at the Oglethorpe County Library. Children will listen to fun stories, sing silly songs, play exciting learning games, and make simple, colorful crafts. It is a great time for your toddler to meet new friends and learn about the exciting books that the library has to offer while becoming ready to read. Daycare, preschool, and homeschool groups are always welcome to join us! During the month of December, we will enjoy books about things that make this holiday season so special:

  • December 4: Let It Snow!
  • December 11: Silver Bells
  • December 18: Gingerbread Men
  • December 25: CLOSED

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Upcoming Events at the Oglethorpe County Library

Holiday Closing
Sun Apr 20, 2014
Story Time
Wed Apr 23, 2014 @10:30AM - 11:30AM
Story Time
Wed Apr 30, 2014 @10:30AM - 11:30AM
Holiday Closing
Mon May 26, 2014
Family Music Jam & Sing-a-Long!
Tue Jun 03, 2014 @10:30AM -
Big Thinkers Science Exploration!
Tue Jun 10, 2014 @10:30AM -
Physics of Juggling Show!
Tue Jun 17, 2014 @10:30AM -