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!
Build A Better World
Summer Reading Program starts May 19th! Join us for reading fun all summer long!
Saturday, April 1st - 2:00pm-3:30pm
Pokemon is played using either trading cards or Nintendo 3DS. Handheld games use Sun, Moon, X, Y, Omega Ruby or Alpha Sapphire, or Sun/Moon. You must bring your own card set or 3DS AND copies of the handheld games to participate.
Thursday, April 6th - 2:00pm-4:00pm
Join us for a day of drama and theatrical arts! The Adairsville High Thespians program will be conducting a puppet making workshop and playing drama games.
Saturday, April 8th from 10:00am-1:00pm 4:00pm
Join us for an information drop-in program featuring many homeschooling organizations, co-ops and educational opportunities that exist in Bartow County. Learn tips, ideas and things you can do to build an awesome homeschool curriculum! Sponsored by Classical Conversations and CCH - Covenant Christian Homeschoolers.
Lego Build Day
Saturday, April 8th - 2:00pm
Build new lego creations using the library's Lego collection and display it in the library!
Friday, April 13th - 4:00pm
Cooking great food isn't just for chefs on TV! Taste and learn some easy, delicious recipes you can make at home! This month we are making healthy fruit smoothies! Ages 8-12. Registration required. Sign up at the Children's Desk.
Plant A Seed
Tuesday, April 18th - 4:00pm
The Cartersville Gardening Club will be in the library for a fun and informative story and planting program! Ages 8-12. Sign up in the Childrens Dept.
Tuesday, April 27th - 6:30pm
Does your child have trouble spelling or reading? Could it be dyslexia? Join tabitha Molina and Donna Williams from Stellar Reading to learn about the signs of dyslexia and the help available from Stellar Reading Center
Storytime ends April 19th and will return in June 2017
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
Tuesdays, 10:30 a.m. - Adairsville
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
Tail Wagging Tutors
Practice your reading skills with a friendly therapy dog! Participants will get a free book of their choice to take home!
Thursday, April 20th - 4:00pm-5:00pm
Intersted in being a Big Buddy? Volunteer for 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: Thursday, April 27th - 4:30pm-5:30pm