Library Blog

CSO Wind Ensemble to Perform

Celebrate this festive time of year with Chattanooga Symphony & Opera Wind Ensemble in the library Community Room, Wednesday, December 16 at 4:30pm. This program is for all ages.

Teen Zone Yule Ball

Join the Teen Advisory Group for our first ever Yule Ball on Saturday, December 19 from 7:00 pm to midnight! We’ll be making a special golden snitch craft and have Harry Potter-themed food. Come dressed as your favorite wizard for a chance to win a prize and have your picture taken at Platform 9 3/4! Ages […]

Library Corner

The library is having a Christmas Bazaar.  Homemade holiday décor is being sold now to help purchase more Hot Spot devices that allow you to receive a wireless internet connection anywhere you go.  All the items are located by the Circulation Desk. This week you may find yourself with a household of children that need […]

Library Corner

This weekend is Heroes vs. Villains LEGO Weekend.  Today at 1 p.m. participate in Family Build Day where the whole family can come build together. Monday at 4:30 p.m. bring your teens ages 13-17 to Teen Gaming in the Teen Zone.  Join in on the Wii with Just Dance, X-Box on Guitar Hero, and board […]

Second Sundays! Healthy Homes|Happy Bods

If you need some new ways to keep your home and body healthy during this year’s cold season than you have to attend this essential oils make & take class. We will be learning how essential oils can keep not only you healthy but your home as well! Join in as we make a spray […]

Story Night

Join us as Dr.  Arietta S. Grimmett goes behind the scenes of her newest book, Anna the Prophetess. She will be selling and signing books after her talk. Refreshments will be provided. 6:30 p.m. in The Community Room!

Library Corner

Today join the Friends of the Library for an antique book auction and sale of rare media featuring silent films, early TV shows, movie theater serials, and other classics from the Golden Age of film and TV! The sale will be held in the Community Room and open at 2:00 pm.  Many rare books will […]

Library Corner

The library will be hosting a Christmas Bazaar beginning November 17th.  Homemade Christmas décor will be sold to help raise funds for the library.  More details will come closer to the beginning of the sale. Many of you might not know that the library has a certified Zumba instructor on our staff.  She leads a […]

Let’s Read 20…minutes a day!

Why Read 20? It’s Magic. Read to them and they learn to read. There’s a LOT of research on this and it’s clear: if you read to a child at least 20 minutes a day three times a week from a very early age, that child will: Be ready for school1 Get better grades throughout […]

Library Book Club

If you love to get together and chat about books then join the Library Book Club.   They meet once a month on the third Tuesday night in the Carmichael Room at 6:30 p.m. This club selects various genres of Fiction novels including authors Jodi Picoult, Susan Kietzman, and Phillip Meyer.  Even better…. the library […]