The Bartow County Public Library has programs and storytimes for children of all ages! Drop in for a fun morning or afternoon of stories and crafts!

Summer Reading Program

The Summer Reading Program begins May 20th- July 23rd. Sign up beginning May 20th at the Children's Desk or online at

Special Programs

Summer Reading Kick Off- Diggery Digger's Dino Show
Join the Story Ship on a STEAM powered adventure back to the age of the dinosaurs!

  • Cartersville- Thursday May 26th - 10:30am
  • Adairsville- Thursday May 26th - 1:30pm
  • Euharlee- Thursday May 26th - 4:30pm


Note: Baby Time and Storytimes at Cartersville, Adairsville, and Euharlee will resume the week of June 7th.

Rock and Rhyme Baby Time (Infants – 18 months)
A perfect place to share stories, songs, finger plays and action rhymes with the littlest ones! 
Wednesdays, 10 a.m. - Cartersville

Toddler Time (18 months – 3 years)
Songs, stories and crafts for toddler-aged children. 
Tuesdays, 10 a.m. – Cartersville, Tuesdays, 10:30 a.m. – Adairsville

Preschool Storytime (3 to 5 years)
Stories, craft and story fun for preschool children.
Tuesdays, 11 a.m. – Cartersville

Afternoon Adventures (5 and up)
Story, art, craft and drama fun for school-age children.
Every Wednesday in the Summer, 3:30 p.m. – Cartersville

Regular Programs

Book Buddies
Pair up with a big buddy to practice your reading skills and get a free book take home after each session! Book Buddies is open to children ages 4-9. To sign up visit or call the Children's Desk.
Upcoming Session: Will resume June 30th

Intersted in being a Big Buddy? Volunteer for Book Buddies.