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Storytime ends November 14th and will return in January

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 Library

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

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

Afternoon Adventures (5 and up)
Story, art, craft and drama fun for school-age children.
Wednesdays, 3:30 p.m. – Cartersville Library

Special Programs


Bartow Library Code Crew

Enrollment for the current session of Code Crew is full! If you are interested in further coding and computer programs for Ages 8-18, please leave your contact info at the Children's Desk. You can also sign up for e-lerts via our webpage and follow us on Facebook.

Tuesdays from 4:30pm-5:30pm

A+ is a place for elementary school students to get one-on-one homework assistance provided by local teen volunteers. Every Tuesday, kids can come for fun, character building games and activities and get the homework help they need to succeed! 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.

Pokémon Clans
Saturday, November 3rd - 2pm-3:30pm

Bring your Nintendo 3DS or Pokémon card decks and battle it out.

Kids Cook
Thursday, November 1st and 8th - 3pm and 4:30pm

This month, make Sweet Potato Pancakes. Ages 8-12. Registration required. Sign up at the Children's Desk.

Lego Build Day
Saturday, November 10th - 2pm

Drop in and build with other LEGO fans using the library's LEGO collection. Display your creation in the library if you'd like.

Tail Wagging Tutors
Thursday, November 15th- 4pm

Practice your reading skills with a friendly therapy dog! Participants get a free book of their choice!

Book Buddies
Thursday, November 29th - 4:30pm

Pair up with a teen Big Buddy to practice your reading skills and get a free book to take home! Book Buddies is open to children ages 4-9. To sign up visit or call the Children's Desk.