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    GLASS provides accessible reading materials to Georgians who, due to a disability, are unable to read standard print.
  • Storytime for Tots

    Storytime for Tots

    Wednesdays @ 10 AM
    Join us at the Headquarters branch for stories, songs, and rhymes. For ages 0-3.
    Call 706-821-2623 to sign up.
  • Lego Days @ the Library

    Lego Days @ the Library

    Every 3rd Saturday of the month! 1:00-2:00 PM
    All Ages Welcome!
    Friedman Branch Library
    1447 Jackson Rd.
    Augusta, GA 30909
  • Big Kids Storytime

    Big Kids Storytime

    Tuesdays @ 10 AM
    Join us at the Headquarters branch for stories, songs, and rhymes. For ages 3-6.
    Call 706-821-2623 to sign up.
  • 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
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    Georgia Libraries for Accessible Statewide Services

    Accessibility Station Located
    in the GLASS office
    3rd Floor - Headquarters Library
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  • Senior Tech Help

    Senior Tech Help

    Tuesday, December 6 at 2:00 pm– 4:00 pm
    Diamond Lakes Branch Library
    101 Diamond Lakes Way
    Hephzibah, GA 30815
    Required registration: 706-772-2432
  • Crafting History: Bringing Your Ancestors to Life

    Crafting History: Bringing Your Ancestors to Life

    Legacy Family Tree Webinar
    Wednesday, December 7th @ 2:00 pm
    3rd Floor Computer Lab
    Augusta Public Library
    Please call 706-826-1511 to register.
  • Open Job Lab

    Open Job Lab

    Wednesday, December 7 @ 11:30 am– 1:30 pm
    Diamond Lakes Branch Library
    101 Diamond Lakes Way
    Hephzibah, GA 30815
  • Social Media for Beginners

    Social Media for Beginners

    Wednesday, December 13 @ 2:00 pm– 4:00 pm
    Diamond Lakes Branch Library
    101 Diamond Lakes Way
    Hephzibah, GA 30815
    Required registration: 706-772-2432
  • Christmas Family Movie

    Christmas Family Movie

    Wednesday, December 14 @ 4:00 pm
    Diamond Lakes Branch Library
    101 Diamond Lakes Way
    Hephzibah, GA 30815
  • Christmas Movie for Special Needs

    Christmas Movie for Special Needs

    Wednesday, December 15 @ 11:00 am
    Diamond Lakes Branch Library
    101 Diamond Lakes Way
    Hephzibah, GA 30815
    Required registration: 706-772-2432
  • Crochet for Beginners

    Crochet for Beginners

    Monday, December 19 at 12:00 pm
    Diamond Lakes Branch Library
    101 Diamond Lakes Way
    Hephzibah, GA 30815
    Required registration: 706-772-2432
  • School’s Out Movie

    School’s Out Movie

    Tuesday, December 20 at 2:00 pm
    Diamond Lakes Branch Library
    101 Diamond Lakes Way
    Hephzibah, GA 30815
  • Unplug and Play for Teens

    Unplug and Play for Teens

    Tuesday, December 21 at 5:00 pm
    Diamond Lakes Branch Library
    101 Diamond Lakes Way
    Hephzibah, GA 30815
    Required registration: 706-772-2432
  • Preschool Story Time

    Preschool Story Time

    Tuesdays, December 6, 13, 20, and 27 at 10:00 am
    Diamond Lakes Branch Library
    101 Diamond Lakes Way
    Hephzibah, GA 30815
    Required registration for groups of 6 or more: 706-772-2432
  • Young Children’s Story Time

    Young Children’s Story Time

    Tuesdays, December 13 and 27 at 10:30 am
    Diamond Lakes Branch Library
    101 Diamond Lakes Way
    Hephzibah, GA 30815
    Required registration for groups of 6 or more: 706-772-2432
  • SRS Comes to Town

    SRS Comes to Town

    An exhibit of Cold War Era artifacts and photographs through January 2017 in the Georgia Heritage Room of the Augusta Public Library. On loan from the Department of Energy and Savannah River Nuclear Solutions, LLC. Call 706-826-1511 for details.
  • Basic Guidelines for an Impactful Speech

    Basic Guidelines for an Impactful Speech

    Thursday, January 12 @ 4 pm
    Headquarters Library
    High school students will learn the fundamentals of public speaking at this workshop presented by the local 6920 Rotary District. Read More
  • Compete for a $1,000 scholarship! 6920 Rotary Speech Contest

    Compete for a $1,000 scholarship! 6920 Rotary Speech Contest

    High school students can compete for a chance to win a $1,000 scholarship on January 23, 2017! Registration deadline: January 19, 2017. Read More
  • Sensory Storytime

    Sensory Storytime

    Saturday, January 21 @ 11 am
    Headquarters Library
    Registration is encouraged but not required. For more information or to register, call 706-821-2625. You may also register online Read More
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Upcoming Events

12/06/2016
  • Big Kid Story Time
    Location: Headquarters
    Time: 10:00 AM-11:00 AM
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  • Preschool Story Time
    Location: Friedman
    Time: 10:00 AM-10:30 AM
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  • Preschool Story Time
    Location: Diamond Lakes
    Time: 10:00 AM-10:30 AM
    See more details

  • Young Children's Stroy Time
    Location: Diamond Lakes
    Time: 10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    See more details

Special thanks to Mrs. Claus for conducting story time at Friedman Branch today. A little birdy told us that her husband, Santa, is bringing a really nice present to the branch and its patrons in 2017. Be on the lookout for more information about it.
(PS - We appreciate you, Kathy Crosson!)
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The 2016 ARCPLS Holiday Event was a success! As always, hats off to Director Mashell Fashion for sponsoring the activity. Member Ronic West brought inspiring words on behalf of the wonderful Library Board of Trustees. Event Chairs Russell Liner and LaShette Rice oversaw the fun and games, like Bobbing For Candy Canes and the left-right Santa Trial Story. Roger brought delightful, live holiday music. Fat Man's sent us phenomenal food (as usual). Quantel and Reggie made sure the room was prepped and cleaned up.

Ms. Fashion introduced 2017 program committees that all staff are now assigned to participate on and support. Special thanks to Cheryl Corbin for her contributions to these efforts. Finally, a special shout out to all of the staff, retirees (Hey Ms. Brenda!), friends and family who attended and made the affair so special. All had a wonderful time and left with a small token of appreciation.

We're looking forward to having more activities like this in 2017 to show our staff how much they are appreciated. When you're in one of our locations this holiday season, please share a few kind words with them to let them know you feel the same.

From the entire ARCPLS Family, HAPPY HOLIDAYS!
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#MannequinChallenge at America's library, the Library of Congress!
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A moment frozen in time in the Library's Main Reading Room: #MannequinChallenge

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A free gift perfect for everyone on your list this Cyber Monday! #cybermonday ... See MoreSee Less

What do you get the person who has everything? A library card! The gift that keeps on giving all year round.

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Hope everyone enjoyed their vacation and feel ready to take on any challenge. Like counting the days till #Christmas break. ... See MoreSee Less

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Happy #Thanksgiving
We hope you enjoy your day
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