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Monday, September 1, 2014
All locations of the Columbia County Public Library will be closed on Monday, September 1, 2014, in observance of Labor Day. All locations will resume their regular schedule on Tuesday, September 2.
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Will Be Unavailable on Monday and Tuesday,
July 28-29 Due to Server Maintenance
We Apologize for the Inconvenience
On Monday, July 28 and Tuesday, July 29, library patrons will be unable to access their online library accounts due to server maintenance. This means that patrons will be unable to place holds online, renew materials online, or borrow downloadable e-books or audiobooks from Overdrive. We apologize for the inconvenience. To place holds or renew materials, please call the Main Library at 758-2101, the Fort White Branch at 497-1108, or the West Branch at 758-1321. Thank you.
It's a Library Mystery Night!
Saturday, August 9 at 6:30 pm
Back by popular demand, it's a Mystery at the Library! The Columbia County Public Library is hosting an after-hours Library Mystery! Join us on Saturday, August 9 at 6:30 pm at the Main Library as participants will work in teams, following a string of clues, to identify suspects and solve the mystery of who committed the crime. The event is for adults only, and registration is limited. Pre-registration is required. Please call Katrina at 758-1018 to reserve your spot. If you would like to create your own team, gather up to 5 people and register as a team. Individuals or groups of less than 5 who register will be put with others to make a team. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Library and is free and open to the public.
Read to a Dog
Friday, August 1 at 10:00 am at the Main Library
Children of all ages will have an opportunity to read to Certified Therapy Dogs at the Main Library on Friday, August 1 at 10:00 am. Bring your favorite book or choose a library book to read. This is a great experience for animal lovers, struggling readers, or anyone who loves dogs and loves to read!
Seed Saving Isolation Techniques for your Fall Garden
Saturday, August 2 at 2:00 pm at the Fort White Branch
Join our seed saving pro, Betsy Martin, as she instructs us in Seed Saving Isolation Techniques for Your Fall Garden. Please attend if you are interested in saving seeds to return to the Seed Library or for your personal use. Many fall crops are from the Brassica species and need special attention for seed saving purposes.
FREE Movies for Kids at the Library!
Mondays at 10:00 am at the Main Library
Now through August 11
Thursdays at 1:00 pm at the Fort White Branch
July 31 through August 14
This summer, join us at the Main Library on Monday mornings at 10:00 am and at the Fort White Branch on Thursday afternoons at 1:00 pm for great, FREE children's movies and popcorn! Call the Main Library at 758-2101 or the Fort White Branch at 497-1108 for information on specific movie titles.
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Fall 2014 Children's Programs
Fall Children's Programs will begin on Tuesday, September 2, 2014:
School Age Storytime programs will be on Mondays at 3:30 pm at the Main Library.
Lego Club will be on Tuesdays at 3:00 pm at the Fort White Branch.
Terrific Twos storytimes will be on Wednesdays at 10:30 am at the Main Library.
Preschool storytimes will be on Thursdays at 11:00 am at the Main Library.
FREE Movies for Kids will be on Thursdays at 3:00 pm at the Fort White Branch.
Baby & Me programs will be on Fridays at 11:00 am at the Main Library.
For more information about Children's Programs, call 758-2101.
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