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!
Saturday, December 3rd - 2:00pm-3:30pm
Drop in and play, battle, and trade your fellow Pokemon fans using Pokemon cards, or Pokemon Sun, Moon, X/Y or Alpha/Sapphire/Omega Ruby. Must bring own Pokemon cards and/or DS to participate. We will be dropping Pokemon Lures during the program. See what you can find in the library! Ages 8-18 to play, but all ages can play GO! around the library!
Coding 101 & 102
Tuesday, December 6th-27th - 5:30pm
Coding 101 & 102 for Kids continues this month! These are six week courses geared for grades 3 and up to learn programming, coding, and problem solving. Stay tuned for the next set of Sylvan classes in early 2017!
Little Bits Electronics
Thursday, December 8th - 4:00pm
Build your own sonic device to create cool visual patterns by using the Little Bits synths and household items. For ages 9 and up. Registration required. Sign up at the Chilren's Desk.
Thursday, December 9th - 4:00pm
Taste and learn some easy, delicious recipes you can make at home! This month, we will be making hot cocoa mix! For ages 8-12. Registration required. Sign up at the Children's Desk.
Lego Build Day
Saturday, December 10th - 2:00pm
Build new lego creations using the library's Lego collection and display it in the library!
Monday, December 12th - 9:30am and 10:30am
Join us for music and movement storytime featuring Kindermusik Educator, Allie Startup! For infants through age 4. Registration required. Sign up at the Children's Desk.
Thursday, December 29th - 2:00pm-5:00pm
Join us for an afternoon of snow themed crafts, games and activities! Make snow, have a snowball fight and more! Drop in for some Winter Vacation library fun!
Note: Storytimes will resume in January 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
The below programs will resume in January 2017.
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, November 10th - 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, November 17th - 4:30pm-5:30pm