Spring Break is April 4-8 for students and staff of the Cobb County and Marietta City school districts, and some area private schools and homeschoolers. Enjoy the break from school with fun activities at the library!
Play Spring Break Away at Switzer Library on Monday through Friday, 3 pm to 5 pm each day. Each day of break we will have a different two hour activity. Activities will include Legos, Jenga, board games, and an interactive film. For more information, please call (770) 528-2331.
It’s A Draw! at Kemp Memorial Library on Tuesday, 2 pm to 4 pm. Enjoy drawing with other teens while watching a movie and munching on snacks. Materials will be provided. (770) 528-2527.
POP up Art: April Showers at the Switzer Library on Tuesday from 4 pm to 5 pm. All aspiring young artists are welcome to share in a story, a discussion, and a hands-on art-making experience. Today’s theme is all about water and art. (770) 528-2331.
Movies @ Mountain View: Tomorrowland (PG) Join us Wednesday at the Mountain View Library from 3 pm to 5 pm. Come and enjoy this American sci-fi mystery adventure movie! (770) 509-2725.
Family Fun Time: Hop To It on Wednesday at the East Cobb Library from 3:30 pm to 4:25 pm. This recurring event is for families with children of all ages. It lasts 40-55 minutes and can include books, activities, a short film, music, and a craft. No registration required. All Story Times require a participating adult. (770) 509-2730.
Artsy Smartsy: School Age Art Club at Gritters Library on Wednesday from 3:30 pm to 4:15 pm. Fun for ages 5-10! Children are invited to use their imagination as we learn about art and explore paintings, sculpture, and architecture. Each class includes a story, analysis of works of art, and a hands-on art-making experience with a project to take home. (770) 528-2524
Lego Warriors at the Powder Springs Library on Wednesday from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm. Bring your imagination and join us for an hour of fun building with Legos. (770) 439-3600.
School-Age Stories at the Kennesaw Library on Wednesday from 3:35 pm to 4:15 pm. This recurring event involves stories and age appropriate activities which can include crafts, movies, games, or music. Suggested ages are 5-10. (770) 528-2529.
1st Thursday Lunch Pail Movie: Suffragette (PG-13) at the South Cobb Regional Library on Thursday from noon to 2 pm. Bring your lunch and enjoy a movie! (678) 398-5828.
Gritters Zen Meet-Up on Thursday from 1 pm to 2 pm. This recurring event at the Gritters Library is a doodling/coloring group for ages 16 and up. Bring your own project or supplies will be available. (770) 528-2524.
READing Paws on Thursday from 3:30 pm to 5 pm at the Vinings Library gives independent readers ages 5 and up a chance to practice reading to a dog! Registration is required. Call (770) 801-5330 or visit the library to sign up. Registration by email will not be accepted. For more information about the READing Paws Program please visit www.readingpaws.org.
School-Age Storytime on Thursday from 4 pm to 5 pm at the South Cobb Regional Library. This recurring event involves stories and age appropriate activities which can include crafts, films, or music. Ages 5 and up. (678) 398-5828.
STEAM @ Switzer on Saturday, April 9 from 3 pm to 4 pm. What’s STEAM? Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math. Each week we explore a different STEAM topic through hands-on activities and experiments. (770) 528-2331.