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Library Corner December 22, 2013

  The Vatican Library and Oxford’s University’s Bodleian Library put the first of 1.5 million pages of Gutenberg Bible online recently for everyone to see. The two libraries in 2012 announced a four-year project to digitize some of the most important works in their collections of Hebrew manuscripts, Greek manuscripts and early printed books. This […]

Couponing for Beginners

The Cleveland Bradley County Public Library will host a free introduction to couponing  Saturday, January 18 from 2 to 4 in the Community Room. We’ll begin with the basics including when and where to shop, how to find and organize your coupons, and strategies for stockpiling to save up to 50% on your household expenses! […]

Library Corner December 15

  Thank you to everyone who helped us last week with photos for our “geek” campaign.  We still need people to complete our short survey on what you geek.  Go to to tell us your interests and passions and share what your public library does for you.  Watch for our kick-off in January, 2014. […]

Sky Watch for Tweens

Let’s discover the Earth as a part of our solar system on Friday, December 13 at 4:30 pm. We will also launch rockets. This program is for ages 6 to 12.

Library Corner December 8th

  Back by popular demand is the Children’s Room Book Fair beginning December 9th through 17th.  Books make great gifts and there is a large assortment for all ages.  Along with the books there are great gift items available that will make great stocking stuffers.  The wonderful thing about buying at the library is that […]

Family Reading Night

December’s Family Reading Night will take place on Monday, December 16 at 6:30pm. Join us for a fun evening of stories and crafts.  

Affordable Care Act Meeting

There will be a community meeting on the Affordable Care Act  Tuesday, December 3 at 7 p.m. in the Cleveland Bradley Community Room.  Coleman Foss, CEO at SkyRidge Medical Center will talk about the Affordable Care Act and the on going changes. Questions will be taken.

Library Corner November 24th

Geek, verb: To love, to enjoy, to celebrate, to have an intense passion for. To express interest in. To possess a large amount of knowledge in. To promote. Everyone has something that they are passionate about – something they geek.  Maybe you geek football or hip hop.  Maybe you geek organic gardening or volunteering.  Or […]

Library Corner November 17th

If you love old books stop by the Craigmiles-Johnston History Branch Library Sunday, November 17th, for a Rare Book Silent Auction from 2 until 4 p.m.  This event is sponsored by Friends of the Library Association with the help of the library’s Teen Advisory Group.  All books are prior to the 1920’s and include first […]

Library Corner November 10th

The Friends of the Library Association, FOLA, will be hosting an Antique and Rare Book silent auction on November 17th at the Craigmiles-Johnston House History Branch Library from 2 until 4 p.m. Come and bid on books, from biographies to essays, primers, classics, serials and even some magazines. Almost all pre-date 1920, before ISBN# were […]