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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; […]

Meet Mr. Lincoln – A Hero of American History

Join us on Sunday, June 7 at 2pm as Dennis Boggs become Abraham Lincoln. Told in first person storytelling format, “Meet Mr. Lincoln” is an enlightening, informative, and educational look at the life of the 16th President just as if it were being told by Abraham Lincoln himself. Mr. Boggs has diligently designed an inspiring […]

FOLA Book & Coffee Series

The Friends of the Library Association, FOLA, will host their Book and Coffee series in the Carmichael Room at 10 a.m. on Friday, May 15th.  Dr. Eva Wike will be here reviewing her book, Fiddler of the Mountains.  This free event is open to the public and FOLA provides the coffee.

Summer Reading 2015

Join us for a fabulous summer of reading and fun activities. This program is for all ages. Just click on the link that best describes you below. Adults 18 years and older Teens ages 13 to 17 Children birth to age 12  

Library Corner

This week’s HOT Pick is Private Vegas by James Patterson.  Number 9 in Patterson’s Private series brings Private Jack Morgan to a whole new level of seductively criminal organizations.  Talk about a HOT pick! Check it out today! The library is selling tickets to the Belk Charity Sale held on May 2nd from 6 through […]

May Teen Activities

Here’s what we have happening in the Teen Zone this month.  Please note, TAG will not meet this month and the library will be closed on Monday, May 25. These activities are for ages 13-17 and (unless otherwise noted) will be held in the Teen Zone. Friday, May 1 – Summer Reading Sign-Up Begins!  Thursday, […]

Keeping Kids Busy

  Do you ever struggle with finding activities to keep your kids busy during summer break?  Join us on Sunday May 3rd @ 2 p.m. to discover some of our area attractions for kids.  Several community organizations will be here to talk about their programs! If you are interested please sign up here. May’s Second […]

FOLA Book and Coffee Series

The Friends of the Library Association, FOLA, will host their Book and Coffee series at the Craigmiles-Johnston House History Branch Library at 10 a.m. on Friday, April 17.  FOLA Member Rita Cannon will review In the Forest of Harm by Sallie Bissell. This free event is open to the public and FOLA provides the coffee.

FOLA Spring Author Event: Steven James

Join the Cleveland Bradley County Public Library’s Friends of the Library Association on Thursday, April 30 at 7:00 pm for our annual Spring Author Event featuring novelist Steven James,  a national bestselling author whose award-winning, pulse-pounding novels continue to gain wide critical acclaim and a growing fan base. Suspense Magazine, who named James’ book The Bishop their book […]

Library Corner 4/5/2015

The Library is closed today in observance of Easter.  Enjoy the day with your loved ones. The Hot Pick of the week is The Zookeeper’s Wife: A War Story by Diane Ackerman.  A true-life story about a Polish Zoo, bombed by the Nazis and turned into a refugee camp for hundreds of people: the zookeeper […]