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Children & Family Programs

The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more you learn, the more places you’ll go.”— Dr. Seuss

The children's programs of the Douglas County Public Libraries are free for all and full of fun! We offer an open invitation to families of all ages to come participate.
Please see a list of our monthly Children and Family programming below. Note: Dates and time are subject to change due to holidays and other special events

Harrison Wagner, Baby Storytime
Harrison Wagner, Baby Storytime 
Dog River Public Library

Bouncing Babies
Tuesdays 9:30-10:00 am
Ages birth to pre-walking
This storytime, designed for babies and those just beginning to walk, is the perfect introduction to books, stories, and music. Parents will learn skills to use as their baby’s first teacher as we listen to stories, sing, move around, play with toys and more!
Wee Little Readers
Tuesdays 10:30-11:30 am
Ages Walker to 3 years
This is a fun, high energy storytime featuring books, rhymes, dances, music, and more that will help your child’s speech development and motor coordination.
Pre-K Storytime
Thursdays 10:30-11:15 am
Ages 3 to 5 years
Let’s start getting ready for Kindergarten! In this storytime we’ll develop literacy skills by reading books aloud, reciting rhymes together, singing songs, making crafts, and more.
Toddler Playgroup
1st & 3rd Friday each month 10:30-11:30 am
Ages 0-3 years
Join us for a morning of free play and socialization for toddlers and their caregivers. We’ll provide you with books and toys to play with interact with your child.

Douglas County Public Library

Baby Toddler Storytime
Mondays 10:30-11:00 am
Ages birth to 2 years
Stories and songs for children and caregivers to introduce the library.
Preschool Storytime
Wednesdays 10:30-11:15 am
Ages 3 to 5 years
Stories, songs and a craft for children and their caregivers with a focus on early literacy skills.
Playgroup2nd & 4th Friday each month 10:30-11:30 am
Ages birth to 3 yearsA space for children and their caregivers to play and socialize with books and toys provided.
Crafty Kids2nd Wednesday each month 4:30-6:00 pm
Ages 5+ years
Come make seasonal crafts to take home with you!
LEGO at the Library
4th Wednesday each month
Ages 5+ year
Come build with the bricks provided and have a picture of your creation displayed.

Lithia Springs Public Library

Crawlers Storytime
Thursdays 10:30-11:30 am
Ages birth to 3 yearsStories, songs, and fingerplays all based on a monthly theme.
Pre-K Storytime
Tuesdays 10:30-11:30 am
Ages 3 to 5 years
Every week we have new stories, songs, and crafts to share.
Learning at the Library
Thursdays 2:30-3:30 pm
Ages 6 to 12 years, independent readers and writers
Come to the library for a variety of activities to encourage curiosity and learning through literature, science, math, art, and writing.
Summer Reading Program 2020
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