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CSO String Quintet

Autumn is here, so join as we host “Seasons with the Symphony” an American Roots Program by the Chattanooga Symphony and Opera String Quintet: with music inspired by American history and geography; program may include ‘America’ from West Side Story, ‘Orange Blossom Special’, ‘Simple Gifts’, and Scott Joplin’s ‘Maple Leaf Rag’. This program is intended […]

Library Corner 9/14/14

Have you ever read a memoir or personal biography and been so moved by the story only to find out the author has fabricated some or most of the facts?  This is increasingly becoming more and more of an issue with self publishing and the lack of fact-checking done by publishing houses.  A major issue […]

September Teen Activities

Here’s what we have happening in the Teen Zone this month. These activities are for ages 13-17 and (unless otherwise noted) will be held in the Teen Zone. The CBCPL will be closed on Monday, September 1 in observance of Labor Day. Monday, September 8 4:30-5:30 - Teen Advisory Group. Want to be a part of […]

Teen Gaming on Mondays!

Teen Advisory Group will sponsor after school gaming on Mondays for ages 13-17  beginning  in August. Join TAG for drop-in Wii, X-Box, and tabletop gaming from 4:30-6:30. You may bring an E-rated multiplayer game to share. We’ll have Just Dance, Mario Kart, and Lego Harry Potter. Gaming will not be held on the first Monday […]

FOLA Book & Coffee Series

The Friends of the Library Association, FOLA, will host their Book and Coffee series August 15th at the Craigmiles-Johnston House History Branch Library at 10 a.m.  FOLA member, Lynn Dunlap will review The Snow Angel by Glenn Beck. This free event is open to the public and FOLA provides the coffee.  

Library Corner August 10, 2014

Regular programming is back in full swing!  Family game time will be on Wednesday at 4:30 p.m. in the Community Room.  This is a time when families can have fun playing board and card games and enjoying Wii entertainment.  Pokémon Club will meet in the story time room at 11 a.m. on Saturday.  Come join […]

Library Corner, August 3, 2014

The Summer Reading Program has officially ended.  We are pleased with the magnitude of participation from our community this year as well as the help of our volunteers and donors.  Have you heard of our new family friendly Zumba class?  It is offered Tuesday and Thursday mornings at 8:10am. Regularly scheduled Children’s and Teen’s Programming […]

August Teen Activities

In August, we will resume our regular monthly programming including Teen Advisory Group and Book Talk! The following programs are for teens between the ages of 13 and 17: Friday, August 1 @ 7:00 PM-Saturday, August 2 @ 7:00 AM:  National Teen Lock-In If you’ve already signed up and haven’t turned in your permission slip or attended […]

CBCPL Participating in National Teen Library Lock-In

To celebrate the end of a successful summer reading program, the Cleveland Bradley County Public Library teens will be participating in the third annual National Teen Lock-In, a collaborative library program that brings teens across the country together virtually with one another and with their favorite authors! This year, we will be chatting with YA […]

2nd Sundays at 2 – Delena Richeson

Delena Richeson, LPC will be talking about her writing and contributions to Chicken Soup for the Soul on Sunday, July 13th at 2 p.m. in the Community Room.  This event is open to the public.