School’s out February 15-19 for students and staff of the Cobb County and Marietta City school districts, and some area private schools and homeschoolers. Enjoy the winter break with fun activities at the library!
Upcoming events and activities at Cobb County Public Library System locations include:
Winter Break Craft Station at East Marietta Library on Monday and Tuesday. Learn about African American History through crafting. Each day will feature a preschool and school age craft inspired by a picture book. Ages 3 and up and their adult caregivers. February 15: David’s Drawings written and illustrated by Cathryn Fallwell and February 16: Henry’s Freedom Box: A True Story from the Underground Railroad written by Ellen Levine and illustrated by Kadir Nelson. Information: (770) 509-2711.
School’s Out! at West Cobb Regional Library on February 15-19. For children pre-K and up. The schedule includes Monday, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 a.m.: Craft Fun!; Tuesday, 10:30 a.m. to noon: Presidents’ Day Bingo!; Wednesday, noon to 2 p.m.: Movie Fun: Shaun the Sheep (PG), bring your lunch and enjoy the show!; Thursday, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.: Craft Fun!; and Friday, noon to 2 p.m.: Movie Fun!: Goosebumps (PG), enjoy your lunch and the show. (770) 528-4699
Make it Monday: Survival Bracelet at South Cobb Regional Library on Monday, 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Join us for a fun “make it” program to make a survival bracelet that will be functional and fashionable. (678) 398-5828.
It’s Elementary! at Mountain View Regional Library is set for Monday through Wednesday afternoons. The schedule of community programs for K-5 includes: Monday, 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.: Ancient Egypt Day, a history and crafts program; Tuesday, 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.: Movies @ Mountain View: Minions (PG); and Wednesday, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.: Community Game Day. (770) 509-4964.
Celebrate Digital Learning Day at East Marietta Library on Wednesday, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Experiment with SCRATCH and make your computer screen come to life with computer coding. Ages 8 and up. (770) 509-2711.
Family Fun Time at East Cobb Library on Wednesday, 3:30 p.m. to 4:25 p.m. A recurring event for families with children of all ages of activities, books, music and more. (770) 509-2730.
School Age Storytime at South Cobb Regional Library on Thursday, 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. A storytime with age appropriate activities which can include crafts, music and more! Ages 5 and up. (678) 398-5828.
Family STEAM at South Cobb Regional Library on Saturday, 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. This family STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math) focuses on “Gravity & Force” by making catapults and marshmallow poppers, then testing them by knocking obstacles over Angry Bird style! (678) 398-5828.