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  • Welcome to Augusta-Richmond County Public Library System!

    Welcome to
    Augusta-Richmond County Public Library System!

  • Wireless Printing

    Wireless Printing

    Print directly to one of our printers from your own computer, smartphone, or tablet from anywhere in the world.
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  • Pay PINES Fines Online

    Pay PINES Fines Online

    New online payment feature!
    We now accept credit card payments for fines on PINES library cards.
    Login to take advantage of this feature.
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  • PINES on your Phone

    PINES on your Phone

    Want to keep track of your checkouts,holds, & fines?
    Now you can with the PINES app
    The PINES app allows you to renew books, check to see what you have checked out, places books and movies on hold and so much more.
    Download today!!! *Currently only available on android devices Read More
  • Story Time

    Story Time

    All of our branches offer storytime. Click below to learn the specifics for each branch. Read More
  • Historic Augusta Chronicle Now Digital

    Historic Augusta Chronicle Now Digital

    Historic Augusta Chronicle Now Accessible Through Digital Library of Georgia Call for more details: 706-826-1511 Read More
  • Volunteers needed @ your library!

    Volunteers needed @ your library!

    Click the link below to learn how to volunteer today! Read More
  • Teen Clubs

    Teen Clubs

    Want to be apart of a community of people who share the same interests as you? The library offers clubs for teens. Click the link below and see if a club strikes your fancy. Read More
  • Movies

    Movies

    We offer the chance to watch films at our locations to give you a theater-like experience. Check the link below to see where are latest events are being held. Read More
  • 1000 Books Before Kindergarten

    1000 Books Before Kindergarten

    You are about to embark on a fantastic, life-long journey with your child!
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  • GED Classes at your Library

    GED Classes at your Library

    Mondays and Wednesdays at 9 a.m.
    Diamond Lakes Branch Library
    101 Diamond Lakes Way
    Hephzibah, GA 30815
    Registration required: 706-771-4131
  • Get Free Audiobooks, Magazine, & Ebooks

    Get Free Audiobooks, Magazine, & Ebooks

    Access exclusive Recorded Books audiobook titles, as well as other popular eBooks. magazines, and audiobook titles that your library offers. Read More
  • Defeat Darth Vader!

    Defeat Darth Vader!

    Summer Reading 2018
    Submit your completed Summer Reading Logs to help defeat Darth Vader!
    Only at Friedman Branch Library
    1447 Jackson Road
    Augusta, GA 30909
  • LEGO Events

    LEGO Events

    Like creating? Check the link below to see where are latest Lego events are being held. Read More
  • MAXWELL BRANCH LIBRARY’S MORNING BOOK CLUB

    MAXWELL BRANCH LIBRARY’S MORNING BOOK CLUB

    Thurs, June 28 10-Noon
    Outliers: The Story of Success by Malcolm Gladwell
    This month we are back at Maxwell Branch Library
    1927 Lumpkin Rd. Augusta, GA 30906
    (next to Butler High School) • (706) 793-2020 Read More
  • Pronunciator

    Pronunciator

    Learn a new language Read More
  • Georgia Libraries for Accessible Statewide Service

    Georgia Libraries for Accessible Statewide Service

    We have free books for you!
    GLASS provides accessible reading materials to Georgians who, due to a disability, are unable to read standard print.
  • GAME DAY!!!

    GAME DAY!!!

    Bring a Partner and Your “A” Game and Join Us Every 1st Saturday of Every Month As We Play Classic Games Such As UNO, Monopoly And More!
    WHERE: Friedman Branch Library
    1447 Jackson Rd Augusta, GA (706)-736-6758
    Time: 11-2pm
  • Georgia Libraries for Accessible Statewide Services

    Georgia Libraries for Accessible Statewide Services

    Accessibility Station Located
    in the GLASS office
    3rd Floor - Headquarters Library
  • Testing Available Online

    Testing Available Online

    Click "Read More" to learn more
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  • Sand Art w/ 4-H

    Sand Art w/ 4-H

    Monday, June 25 at 11:00 a.m.
    Diamond Lakes Branch Library
    101 Diamond Lakes Way
    Hephzibah, GA 30815
    Registration Required: 706-772-2432
  • Evenings in Appleby Garden  Concert Series

    Evenings in Appleby Garden Concert Series

    Tuesdays at 8 pm, May 29 through June 26
    Appleby Library (2260 Walton Way, Augusta)
    Enjoy the music at the FREE Evenings in Appleby Garden Concert Series!
    Join us early on May 29th for our Summer Reading Kick-Off at 6:30! Read More
  • Yoga for Young Adults with 4-H

    Yoga for Young Adults with 4-H

    Wednesday, June 27 at 12 p.m.
    Diamond Lakes Branch Library
    101 Diamond Lakes Way
    Hephzibah, GA 30815
    Registration required: 706-772-2432
  • Teen Trivia Night

    Teen Trivia Night

    Thursday June 28th @ 6pm
    Teen Program ~ Grades 6-12
    Headquarters Branch
    Meeting Room A
    823 Telfair St, Augusta, Ga 30901
    Come answer trivia about your favorite bands, music in pop culture, and song lyrics! Form a team of 3-5 or get grouped when you arrive! RSVP on the Young Adults at Augusta Library Facebook page or call 706-434-2036.
  • Fireworks on the Patio

    Fireworks on the Patio

    Wednesday, July 4, 2018 · 8:30 pm - until
    Enjoy snacks and dessert with a deluxe ice cream bar while viewingthe downtown fireworks display from the 3rd floor terrace at our Headquarters Library! Rain or Shine.
    Tickets: $20
    Tickets must be purchased in advance -- buy online or at any Richmond county branch. Proceeds will benefit the Friends of the Augusta Library.
    823 Telfair Street · Augusta, GA 30901 · 706-821-2600 Read More
  • Hamiltunes: An American Singalong

    Hamiltunes: An American Singalong

    Friday July 6th @ 5:30pm
    This program is open to all ages
    Headquarters Branch
    Meeting Room
    823 Telfair St, Augusta, Ga 30901
    Don’t throw away your shot!
    Celebrate Independence Day at our Hamiltunes Sing-Along! This event is open to all ages. As a reminder, the library closes at 5:30pm on Fridays so please arrive early. Refreshments will be served.
    **Please note that the lyrics contain explicit language and depict mature situations
  • Sleepy Saturday Movie Day For Teens

    Sleepy Saturday Movie Day For Teens

    Saturday June 2nd & July 7th
    Teen Program ~ Grades 6-12
    Headquarters Branch
    Meeting Room A
    823 Telfair St, Augusta, Ga 30901
    Bring your pillows and blankets and binge watch  musical movies! There will be snacks! RSVP on the Young Adults at Augusta Library Facebook page or call 706-434-2036.
  • Juicebox & Paint

    Juicebox & Paint

    "For Children 3-6 years old
    Saturday July 7th, 2018
    11am - 12pm
    Headquarters
    823 Telfair St.
    Augusta, GA 30901
    Required Registration: 706-821-2623
  • Karaoke Fun for Kids

    Karaoke Fun for Kids

    Monday, July 9 at 2:00 p.m.
    Diamond Lakes Branch Library
    101 Diamond Lakes Way
    Hephzibah, GA 30815
    Registration required: 706-772-2432
  • Resume/ Portfolio Writing for Teens

    Resume/ Portfolio Writing for Teens

    Tuesday, July 10 at 1:00 p.m.
    Diamond Lakes Branch Library
    101 Diamond Lakes Way
    Hephzibah, GA 30815
    Registration required: 706-772-2432
  • Youth Yoga & Menacing Microbes with  4-H

    Youth Yoga & Menacing Microbes with 4-H

    Thursday, July 12 at 10:30 a.m.
    Diamond Lakes Branch Library
    101 Diamond Lakes Way
    Hephzibah, GA 30815
    Registration required: 706-772-2432
  • 4H Yoga & Resume Workshop for Teens

    4H Yoga & Resume Workshop for Teens

    Fridays 6/1, 6/8, 6/22, 6/29, 7/6, 7/13
    11 am - 12 pm
    Teen Program ~ Grades 6-12
    Headquarters Branch
    Meeting Room A
    823 Telfair St, Augusta, Ga 30901
    Get an early start on your first resume and learn relaxing yoga poses with 4H! Please register on the Young Adults at Augusta Library Facebook page or call the YA Librarian at 706-434-2036.
  • Teen Paint Night

    Teen Paint Night

    Friday July 13th @ 5:30 pm
    Teen Program ~ Grades 6-12
    Headquarters Branch
    Meeting Room A
    823 Telfair St, Augusta, Ga 30901
    Create a work of art at the library with the help of an instructor. Space is limited for this event so register early by calling the YA Librarian @ 706-434-2036. Wear something you don’t mind getting messy! ** Please note that the library closes at 5:30pm on Fridays so arrive early.
  • Karaoke Fun for Teens

    Karaoke Fun for Teens

    Monday, July 16 at 2:00 p.m.
    Diamond Lakes Branch Library
    101 Diamond Lakes Way
    Hephzibah, GA 30815
    Registration required: 706-772-2432
  • Music with Mr. Bill

    Music with Mr. Bill

    Tuesday, July 17 at 10:30 a.m.
    Diamond Lakes Branch Library
    101 Diamond Lakes Way
    Hephzibah, GA 30815
    Registration required: 706-772-2432
  • DNA and Genealogy

    DNA and Genealogy

    Wednesday, July 18, 2018
    2:00 pm—3:00 pm
    Augusta Public Library 3rd floor computer lab
    Registration required: 706-826-1511

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  • Karaoke Fun for Adults

    Karaoke Fun for Adults

    Monday, July 23 at 2 p.m.
    Diamond Lakes Branch Library
    101 Diamond Lakes Way
    Hephzibah, GA 30815
    Registration required: 706-772-2432
  • Teen Jam Session

    Teen Jam Session

    Tuesdays June 12th, 26th; July 10th, 24th @ 4pm
    Teen Program ~ Grades 6-12
    Headquarters Branch
    Meeting Room A
    823 Telfair St, Augusta, Ga 30901
    Bring your instrument and jam out with other teens. Play your favorite songs, give your peers tips and tricks, and more! Please bring instruments only
  • Sensory Storytime

    Sensory Storytime

    Sponsored by GLASS
    Tuesday, July 24 at 10:30 a.m.
    Diamond Lakes Branch Library
    101 Diamond Lakes Way
    Hephzibah, GA 30815
    Registration required: 706-772-2432
  • Recycled Craft Day

    Recycled Craft Day

    Thursday July 26th @ 3:30pm
    Teen Program ~ Grades 6-12
    Headquarters Branch
    YA Space on 2nd Floor
    823 Telfair St, Augusta, Ga 30901
    We’re collecting plastic bottle caps to create a recycled mural for the YA Space on July 26th! There is a collection bin in the YA space on the 2nd floor of Headquarters branch. **Please rinse out the bottle caps before dropping them off. Learn more on Young Adults at
  • Summer Reading Program

    Summer Reading Program

    May 26 — July 27
    Reach reading goals to earn prizes
    Enjoy special summer programs Read More
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Upcoming Events

06/20/2018
  • Augusta Tech Presents GED Classes at your library
    Location: Diamond Lakes
    Time: 9:00 AM-10:00 AM
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  • Maxwell Library Story Time
    Location: Maxwell
    Time: 10:00 AM-10:30 AM
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  • Savannah River Ecology Lab
    Location: Headquarters
    Time: 10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    See more details

  • Cute Critters
    Location: Friedman
    Time: 10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    See more details

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13 hours ago

Augusta Library

PRIZE ALERT!!!! Share a picture with us of you attending one of our Summer Reading Programs and you could win a prize! Only a short time left to win in June! ... See MoreSee Less

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Augusta Library

Talent night for Kids and Teens is this Thursday! Show off your special talent in front of friends and family! Talent categories include non-tumbling dancing, singing, playing an instrument, stand-up comedy, or skit. ... See MoreSee Less

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19 hours ago

Augusta Library

Tonight, Savannah River Bluegrass takes the stage at our Appleby Summer Concert stage! Tomorrow is a special EcoTalk featuring some cool animals. Thursday is Talent Night for teens and kids! And Friday is a special interactive movie for the family featuring The Wiz! So many events you won’t want to miss out on! Head to our Facebook for more info! @ Augusta Library ... See MoreSee Less

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Augusta Library

Tomorrow at Headquarters, join us for a special talk with some special guests! ... See MoreSee Less

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