Library Blog

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 […]

Library Corner

This week’s HOT Pick is Storm Chaser: The Terry Law Story, By James Gilbert.  This Biography was recently reviewed by Dr. Dan Gilbert at FOLA’s Book and Coffee series and the audience interest was defiantly piqued.  The book is about Terry Law and his world wind of a life: from his childhood in Western Canada, […]

Lego Weekend

Join us for our Heroes vs. Villains Lego Weekend beginning on Saturday, November 14 at 9:30am until closing, continuing on Sunday, November 15 at 1pm until closing. The CBCPL Lego Club will be showing their 2015 creations. We would, also, like to invite the public to dress up in you favorite “family friendly” superhero of super […]

Classical Guitar Concert

On Thursday, November 12th at 7:00pm classical guitarist Jeff Bianchi will give a free one hour classical guitar concert at the Cleveland Bradley County Library. The concert is sponsored by the library, and is part of Jeff’s 2015 concert season. Previous concerts this year were given in Georgia, South Carolina, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, Kentucky and Tennessee. The […]

Night at the Movies

Join adults 18+ for award winning films every month on the 4th Tuesday night at 6:30 pm. Popcorn provided! Upcoming movies include: November 24th | Unbroken | Directed by Angelina Jolie December 22nd | Into the Woods | Directed by Rob Marshall   2016 Night at the Movies theme will be………..BOOKS TO THE BIG SCREEN! […]

Library Corner

Story times are happening all the time at the library!  These programs are a weekly staple in many families’ lives around the community.  Feel free to bring your age appropriate children to help instill a love of reading in their hearts.  Babies 0 through 3 have Wiggle Worms on Mondays at 3 p.m. and Baby […]

Library Corner

Today join the Second Sunday program for a fall craft project.  Using mason jars, participants will make beautiful glowing Halloween characters while enjoying warm apple cider.  Meet in the Community Room at 2 p.m. to take part! Monday at 4:30 p.m. bring your teens ages 13-17 to Teen Gaming in the Teen Zone.  Join in […]

Library Corner

This week’s HOT Pick is Sand in My Sandwich: And Other Motherhood Messes I’m Learning to Love by, Sarah Parshall Perry.  This is the perfect book for all the mothers out there.  Yes being a mother is exhausting and messy, but children are a blessing that need to be recognized over the messes they make.  […]

FOLA Antique Book & Rare Media Sale

Join the Friends of the Library for an antique book auction and a 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 on Sunday, November 8. […]