Several events for young children and teens are on the calendar for Cobb County Public Library System locations over the next two weeks. Featured events include:
- Teen Advisory Board Meeting/Election Day Workshop at South Cobb Regional Library is Tuesday, November 5, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Ages 14 to 17. Information: (678) 398-5828.
- Rockin’ Readers at Powder Springs Library on Wednesdays through December 18, 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. The program for children ages 4-10 introduces stories and themes to enhance reading comprehension skills through music, art, reading and play. Information: (770) 439-3600.
- The Handwriting Club meets at Gritters Library on Wednesday, November 6, 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Practice cursive writing and calligraphy. Ages 7-12. Information: (770) 528-2524.
- Focus on the Arts: Career Day with Art Schools and Colleges at Mountain View Regional Library on Saturday, November 9, 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Participating schools include the Art Institute of Atlanta, Bauder College, Chattahoochee Technical College, Georgia State University, Kennesaw State University, and Savannah College of Art and Design. Register for the Focus on the Arts event at the library’s Adult Reference Desk or online. Information: (770) 509-2725.
- Read It Before You Watch It Teen Book Club meets Saturday, November 9, 3 p.m. to 4 p.m., at the Switzer Library to talk about Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins. The club is for middle and high school age readers. Information: (770) 528-2320.
- Minecraft for Home Schoolers at Powder Springs Library on Monday, November 11, noon to 3 p.m. Please bring your laptop with Minecraft installed and your library card. Information: (770) 439-3600.
- Computer Tuesday: Storybird.com Workshop at South Cobb Regional Library on Tuesday, November 12, 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tweens and Teens work on computers to create online stories with Storybird resources. Ages 10 to 17. Information: (678) 398-5828.
- School Age Special: Native American Heritage Month at South Cobb Regional Library on Wednesday, November 13, 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Celebrate Native American heritage through stories and cultural information. Ages 5 and up. Information (678) 398-5828.
- Kaleidoscope Art Animals is an intense art workshop for children who love to create at Powder Springs Library on Thursday, November 14, 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Information: (770) 439-3600.
Many Options for Kids on Library Events Calendar in Early November