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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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  • Access PINES From Your Phone!

    Access PINES From Your Phone!

    Want to keep track of your checkouts, holds, & fines?
    The PINES app allows you to renew books, view currently checked out items, place books and movies on hold, and much more!
    Download today!
    *Now also available on iOS
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  • Story Time

    Story Time

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

    Historic Augusta Chronicle Now Digital

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

    Volunteers needed @ your library!

    Click the link below to learn how to volunteer today!
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  • Tiny Tots Time

    Tiny Tots Time

    Join us every Wednesday at 10:00 a.m. for fun-filled stories, music, movement, fingerplays, and playtime for toddlers. For children ages 0-4 years old.

    Pre-register for groups of 6 or more by calling the children's department 706-821-2623.
  • Augusta Chinese-AmericanOral History Project

    Augusta Chinese-American
    Oral History Project

    Now available through Digital Library of Georgia

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  • Open Job Lab

    Open Job Lab

    Second Wednesday of every month at 11:30 AM

    Diamond Lakes Branch Library
    101 Diamond Lakes Way
    Hephzibah, GA 30815
  • Fabulous Fridays

    Fabulous Fridays

    This interactive program will use STEM based projects to motivate and inspire kids tolearn more about Science, Math and the Arts. Read More
  • Chess Club

    Chess Club

    1st Saturday of each month from 10:30am– 12pm
    HEADQUARTERS
    823 Telfair St.
    Augusta, GA 30901
    Required Registration: 706-821-2623
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  • 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.
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  • Unplug & Play

    Unplug & Play

    Third Wednesday of every month at 5 PM

    Diamond Lakes Branch Library
    101 Diamond Lakes Way
    Hephzibah, GA 30815
  • Movies

    Movies

    We offer the chance to watch films at our locations to give you a theater-like experience. Read More below to see where are latest events are being held.
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  • 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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  • Classes at your Library

    Classes at your Library

    If you're willing to learn, then we're happy to teach.
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  • 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.
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  • LEGO Events

    LEGO Events

    Like creating? Check the link below to see where are latest Lego events are being held.
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  • Georgia Libraries for Accessible Statewide Services

    Georgia Libraries for Accessible Statewide Services

    We have free books for you!
    GLASS provides accessible reading materials to Georgians who, due to a disability, are unable to read standard print.
  • Georgia Libraries for Accessible Statewide Services

    Georgia Libraries for Accessible Statewide Services

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

    Practice Tests Available Online

    Click "Read More" below to learn more
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  • Take Me Out to the Ballpark

    Take Me Out to the Ballpark

    Join us in the Georgia Heritage Room of the Augusta Public Library on Thursday, May 23rd at 6:00 pm as local historians Lamar Garrard and Milledge Murray team up for an evening of baseball talk. Audience encouraged to bring their own local baseball stories to share. Call 706-826-1511 for further information.
  • Solar STEAM Craft

    Solar STEAM Craft

    Monday June 3rd , 2019
    10:30am —11:30am
    Join us to learn about how Friedman Branch is using solar panels to power the library. Make your own art using solar energy.
    Friedman Branch Library
    1447 Jackson Rd.
    Augusta, GA 30909
    Register by calling: 706-736-6758 ~ Free and open to the public
  • EcoTalk With Savannah River Ecology Lab

    EcoTalk With Savannah River Ecology Lab

    Thursday June 6th , 2019
    10:30am —11:30am
    Friedman Branch Library
    1447 Jackson Rd.
    Augusta, GA 30909
    Register by calling: 706-736-6758 ~ Free and open to the public
  • Storytime  With Mrs. Beatrice Brown

    Storytime With Mrs. Beatrice Brown

    Wednesday June 19th, 2019
    10:30am —11:30am
    Friedman Branch Library
    1447 Jackson Rd.
    Augusta, GA 30909
    Register by calling: 706-736-6758 ~ Free and open to the public
  • Teen K-Pop Fun! DIY Crafts

    Teen K-Pop Fun! DIY Crafts

    Thursday June 20th , 2019
    2:00am —3:30am
    Best suited for teens age 12 and up!
    Friedman Branch Library
    1447 Jackson Rd.
    Augusta, GA 30909
    Register by calling: 706-736-6758 ~ Free and open to the public
  • Genealogy 1-on-1

    Genealogy 1-on-1

    From April through June the Georgia Heritage Room will offer free one hour sessions for library patrons interested in beginning their family history search. Please call 706-826-1511 to reserve an appointment. Read More
  • Audio Described Movie Series

    Audio Described Movie Series

    Headquarters Library at 2 pm
    April 13, July 13, September 14, November 9
    Listen to your favorite films at the Audio Described Movie Series presented by Georgia Libraries for Accessible Statewide Services (GLASS). All films are 2018 releases! Read More
  • Chat with a Realtor

    Chat with a Realtor

    Every 2nd & 4th Monday of the month; 10AM-12PM
    Walk-ins welcome!
    Friedman Branch Library
    1447 Jackson Road
    Augusta, GA 30909
    706-736-6758
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Upcoming Events

05/21/2019
  • Busy Bee Storytime
    Location: Wallace
    Time: 10:00 AM-10:30 AM
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  • Story Time with the Morris Museum of Art
    Location: Headquarters
    Time: 10:00 AM-11:00 AM
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  • Preschool Storytime
    Location: Diamond Lakes
    Time: 10:00 AM-10:30 AM
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  • All Ages Storytime
    Location: Headquarters
    Time: 10:00 AM-11:00 AM
    See more details

  • Senior Technology: Typing Skills
    Location: Appleby
    Time: 10:30 AM-11:30 AM
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The GLASS Accessibility Fair is this Saturday, May 11th!

Our GLASS Accessibility Fair is next Saturday, May 11th from 11 am to 3 pm! This event is free to ... See more