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Library Corner 8.2.2015

The end of the Summer Reading Program is here!  This year has been a huge success thanks to many community sponsors and all of the patrons of the library that not only read but also came to the unique activities and events. Adults 18 and up can continue to turn in their reading logs and […]

Author Event

Author Ron Miller will be here Thursday August 27th at 7 p.m. in the Community room discussing the history behind his new book, Callie Kinser of Brush Creek. Check out more about Ron here.  

August Teen Activities

Here’s what we have happening in the Teen Zone this month: Monday, August 3 4:30-5:30 – TAG meetings will begin again this month after our summer hiatus. We’ll be planning our upcoming programs for fall! Saturday. August 8 2:00-3:00 – Back to School Ice Cream Social! Celebrate the beginning of the school year with an ice cream […]

FOLA to host Sallie Bissell at Fall Luncheon

Join the Cleveland Bradley County Public Library’s Friends of the Library Association for our Annual Fall Luncheon and Merchant’s Alley featuring author Sallie Bissell, author of the riveting Mary Crow Appalachian Mystery Series! This event will be held Thursday, September 24 at the Cleveland Country Club. Tickets will be available beginning Saturday, August 15. The […]

Library Corner

The HOT Pick for this week is The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America’s Great Migration by Isabel Wilkerson.  This book will teach you about the unrecognized migration, from the South to the North and West, of African Americans during the Jim Crow era.  By following three unique individuals from when they […]

Summer Reading Kick-off 2015

Drop by as we jump start our summer reading program with a SUPER fair right here @ your public library on Saturday, June 6 at 2pm. There will be games, crafts, science, a bouncy house, & a special performance by Ronald McDonald at 2:30 in the Community Room. This event will be fun for the […]

Introducing Pronunciator

Pronunciator is the world’s largest language-learning service. With Pronunciator, you have access to courses for over 80 languages, spoken by 95% of the world’s population. And if your native tongue isn’t English, don’t worry… You can choose any one of 50 languages if you are a non english speaker to take your courses in as […]

History Branch Renovations Ongoing

The Cleveland Bradley County Public Library History Branch is currently undergoing work to preserve it’s beauty and history. There are a number of major renovations underway but the History Branch is not going to be closed during the work. It will remain open. Unfortunately that work has forced us to temporarily close our wheelchair accessible […]

June Teen Activities

Here’s what we have happening in the Teen Zone this month.  Please note, TAG will not meet this month. Sign up is required for our summer programs. Sign up online and check out our summer programs for other age groups by visiting this link.  All teen events with the exception of gaming will be held […]

Library Corner

The HOT Pick of the week is the series, Artists by Themselves edited by Rachel Barnes.  Each book explores the paintings and writings of artists.  Combining the two allows the reader to understand the artist on a more intimate level by displaying the artists own feelings and thoughts about each piece they created.  Titles include; […]