School is out September 23-27 for students and staff of the Cobb County and Marietta City school districts, and some area private schools and homeschoolers.

Upcoming Cobb County Public Library Fall Break events and activities include:

Join us at the Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park for Fall Break Storytimes in the Park! Monday through Friday from 10:30 am – 11:30 am. We will have a librarian-led storytime followed by a Ranger-led nature program. Themes include Hooray for Habitats, Lovable Leaves, Silly Seasons, Native American Stories & Games, and Awesome Animals. Each of these free programs will begin in the Visitor Center at Kennesaw Mountain. For all hikes, please bring plenty of snacks and water. Any outdoor activities will be weather dependent. 770-427-4686, ext 0

Fall Break Fun at West Cobb Regional Library:

Georgia Aquarium Mobile Adventure at Sewell Mill Library & Cultural Center on Monday from 2 pm – 4 pm. Participate in STEM activities and visit the Georgia Aquarium from the comfort of the library with our virtual reality tour sponsored by the Georgia Aquarium and Georgia Public Library System. Ages 6 – 12. 770-509-2711

Drop Everything and Craft at Sibley Library on Monday from 3 pm – 4:30 pm. Celebrate fall by making leaf suncatchers. 770-528-2520

Parachute Dance Party at Mountain View Regional Library on Monday from 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm. Dancing and parachute play for ages 4 – 10. 770-509-2725

Tween STEAM: Build Your Own Video Game at Powder Springs Library on Monday from 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm. Design and build with Bloxels. 770-439-3600

Make a Muppet Monday at North Cobb Regional Library from 6 pm – 8:40 pm. Celebrate the 40th anniversary of The Muppet Movie (G) with a craft and a screening of the movie. 770-801-5320

Giant Candy Land at North Cobb Regional Library on Tuesday from 10:30 am – 11:30 am. Play a giant version of the old school classic game. 770-801-5320

Fall Break Lunch Pail Movie at South Cobb Regional Library on Tuesday from noon – 2:15 pm will feature Aladdin (2019:PG). Groups of 10 or more please call in advance. 678-398-5828

Rockin’ Rollercoasters at Sibley Library on Tuesday from 3 pm – 4:30 pm. Build an amusement park with our rollercoaster kits. Ages 5 and up. 770-528-2520

Chess Night at South Cobb Regional Library on Tuesday from 6 pm – 8 pm. Join other chess enthusiasts to challenge your skills. 678-398-5828

Silent Library Challenge for Teens at Sewell Mill Library & Cultural Center on Tuesday from 6 pm – 7:30 pm. We are challenging teens to complete several tasks while remaining completely silent. 770-509-2711

Preschool STEM with Cobb 4-H at Mountain View Regional Library on Wednesday from 10:15 am – 11 am. Cobb 4-H will be opening up a world of science to preschoolers with a hands-on STEM activity. Ages 3 – 5. To register click here. Space is limited. 770-509-2725

Library Mini Golf at North Cobb Regional Library on Wednesday from 10:30 am – 11:30 am. An indoor spin on an outdoor game. 770-801-5320

Kindness Rocks at Gritters Library on Wednesday from 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm. Learn about the 30066 Gritters /Phoenix Living Kindness Rocks Project and decorate your own rock while cultivating connections in the community. 770-528-2524

Fall Break Family Board Games at South Cobb Regional Library on Wednesday from 2 pm – 3:30 pm. Choose your favorite board game or bring your own and play with family and friends. 678-398-5828

Mission to Mars at Mountain View Regional Library on Wednesday from 2:30 pm – 4 pm. Chris Thompson will be talking about his role as a NASA Ambassador. We’ll be taking a look at what you can bring with you on a mission to mars, what life would look like on another planet, and how to build habitats for humans. Ages 12 and up. To register click here. 770-509-2725

What I Made Wednesdays at Kemp Memorial Library on Wednesday from 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm. Make a craft to take home. 770-528-2527

RRR (Reduce, Reuse, Recycle) Magic Show Presented by Carey Huddleston & Dewey, the World’s Only Reading Rabbit Puppet at Sewell Mill Library & Cultural Center on Thursday from 10 am – 11 am. Magic, books, and more! 770-509-2711

Up, Up, and Away Parachute Play at North Cobb Regional Library on Thursday from 10:30 am – 11:15 am. High-flying colorful parachute games for children of all ages. 770-801-5320

A Very Hungry Caterpillar Party at Mountain View Regional Library on Thursday from 10:30 am – 11:30 am. Celebrate 50 years of Eric Carle’s A Very Hungry Caterpillar with a variety of early literacy activities. Ages 3-5. 770-509-2725

What a Disaster! at Gritters Library on Thursday from 2 pm – 3 pm. Discuss books, watch videos, build a volcano, construct an earthquake-proof LEGO tower and more. Ages 8-12. 770-528-2524

Make it Thursday: Sand Art Bottle at Powder Springs Library from 4 pm – 5 pm. Make colorful art in a bottle. Ages 5-12. 770-439-3600

Our Blue Planet Workshop at Kemp Memorial Library on Thursday from 4 pm – 5 pm. The Cobb County Water System will be taking kids on an adventure where they will become astronauts and learn about planet Earth. 770-528-2527

Explore VR at South Cobb Regional Library on Friday from 2 pm – 4 pm. Experience the latest in our virtual reality tech. Sign up for a session at the Adult Reference Desk or call 678-398-5831. Space is limited. Ages 10 and up.

STEM stories at Mountain View Regional Library on Saturday from 10:15 am – 10:45 am. Preschoolers will learn about the Water Cycle in this interactive STEM storytime. 770-509-2725

 

Celebrate National Voter Registration Day at West Cobb Regional Library on Tuesday from 4 pm – 5 pm. Register to vote, find out what will be on the ballots, and research candidates. Registration forms will be available.

To register to vote you must be at least 17 1/2 years of age.

For more information call 770-528-4669. For information on Voter Registration, visit www.cobbelections.org.

For more information on events like these, please visit www.cobbcat.org.

Action-Packed Fall Break 2019 Library Events – and Park Hikes and Space Travel, Too
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