Special Programs

Cartersville Library

Baby Signing Time
Friday, March 9th - 10:00am
Friday, April 13th - 10:00am

Join certified Signing Instructor, Kate Hub, for a class to learn signs, songs and to see stories read while using sign language. March's class will be color signs. Classes are $15 a session. Register for the class in the Library Administration. For infants - age 5. Please note childs age when signing up.

Plant a garden...eat a garden!
Wednesday, April 18th - 3:30pm

Join members of the Magnolia Garden Club for a fun program featuring herbs! Learn about how to plant them and how useful they can be in medicine and food! We will be making fresh spaghetti sauce with fresh herbs! Registration required. For ages 8-12. Signups start April 2nd!

Regular Programs

Cartersville Library

Pokémon Clans
Saturday, March 3rd - 2:00pm-3:30pm
Saturday, April 7th - 2:00pm-3:30pm

Drop in and play, battle and trade with your fellow trainers! You must bring your own card set or 3DS and/or copies of the handheld games to participate. Ages 8-18.

Kids Cook!
Friday, March 9th - 4:00pm
Friday, March 23rd - 4:00pm
Friday, April 13th - 4:00pm
Friday, April 27th - 4:00pm

In March we will be making Strawberry Shortcake. In April we will me making fruit smoothies. Ages 8-12. Registration required. Sign up at the Children's Desk.

Lego Build Day
Saturday, March 10th - 2:00pm-3:30pm
Saturday, April 14th - 2:00pm-3:30pm

Build new Lego creations using the library's Lego collection and display it in the library for the entire month!

Tail Wagging Tutors
Thursday, March 15th - 4:00pm-5:00pm
Thursday, April 19th - 4:00pm-5:00pm

Practice your reading skills with a friendly therapy dog. Participants will get a free book of their choice to take home!

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 Sessions: March 22nd - 4:30pm and April 26th - 4:30pm

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

A+ is a place for elementary school students to get one-on-one homework assistance provided by local teen volunteers. The program will be presented by teen volunteers from WHS and other area schools. To attend, text @apluskids to 81010. To volunteer, text @aplusapp to 81010.
Tuesdays, resuming January 16th - 4:30pm-5:30pm. Note: there will be no sessions held on April 3rd and April 24th

Tuesday, March 27th - 4:00pm-5:00pm
Tuesday, April 24th - 4:00pm-5:00pm

Play against your fellow chess fans! Beginners welcome!


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