Summer Reading Program – Friedman


Friedman Branch Library Summer Programming

Please pre-register for programs by calling 706-736-6758


May 2023

Adult Programming

Thursday, May 11, 10:00 a.m.
Beginners Quilting
Join us to learn the basics of beginning quilting

Thursday, May 25, 10:00 a.m.
Benefits of Gardening
Join us to learn the benefits of home gardening and how to start a small garden


June 2023


Tuesdays the Month of June 6, 13, 20, 27   11:00 a.m.
Food Talk
Come learn tips on how to prepare healthy nutritious meals on a budget
Presented by UGA Extension Services

Young Adult Programming

Thursday, June 8, 11:00 a.m.
Teen Anime Club
Come join us as we watch, read, and chat about our favorite anime and manga titles. 

Thursday, June 29, 11:00 a.m.
Create Your Own Comic Book Workshop
Join us to learn the basics in writing and designing comic books.

Children Programming

Wednesday, June 7, 10:00 a.m.
Gardening 101 for Kids
Join us for an hour of fun. Learn how to plant plants and learn how to care for them as they grow.
Material will be provided.

Wednesday 14, 10:00 a.m.
Sand Art
Join 4-H as they present a sand art craft. Come and create a piece of art.  All materials will be provided.

Friday, June 16, 10:30 a.m.
Wildlife Education
Join us for an hour of wildlife education and see some of the its inhabitants. (snakes, frogs, and alligators). Presented by the Georgia Department of Natural Resources (McDuffie Environmental Education Center)

Monday, June 19, 10:30 a.m.
Storytime with Children’s Author Lionel Jones
Join us at Friedman Branch as children’s author Lionel Jones read his book “Cleophus the Clogging Cow.”

Wednesday, June 21, 10:00 a.m.
Craft (Terrarium)
Join us to make a beautiful terrarium. All materials will be provided.

Thursday, June 22, 10:30 a.m.
Stem Project-Water Filtration System
Join us for a science project on water filtration.

Friday, June 23, 10:00 a.m.
The Mobile Dairy Classroom
Come learn Characteristics and anatomy of dairy cows. The importance of dairy foods for good health. The modern milking processes.  Modern environmental and food safety practices.

Wednesday, June 28, 10:30 a.m.
Morris Museum of Art
Join us as Morris Museum presents an hour of stories and an art activity.


JULY 2023


Adult Programming

Thursdays, July 6,13, 20, 27, 10:00 a.m.
Mommy and me
Come learn healthy eating habits for you and your little ones.


Young Adult Programming

Wednesday, July 19, 11:00 a.m.
Teen Anime Club
Come join us as we watch, read, and chat about our favorite anime and manga titles. 

Wednesday, July 26, 11:00 a.m.
Pokémon Scavenger Hunt
Join us for a Pokémon scavenger while learn your way around the library.


Children’s Programming

Tuesday, July 11, 10:00 a.m.
Stem Science Solar Project
Join us as Georgia Power Company present a fun solar activity. Learn how we benefit from solar energy.