“There is a sacredness in tears. They are not the mark of weakness, but of power. They speak more eloquently than ten thousand tongues. They are the messengers of overwhelming grief, of deep contrition, and of unspeakable love.” — Washington Irving
Erin Entrada Kelly's "Hello, Universe," has won the John Newbery Medal for the outstanding children's book of 2017. The Randolph Caldecott Medal for best illustration went to Matthew Cordell and his near-wordless story "Wolf in the Snow". Visit US News for the full list of winners!
Vimla Dave, RD/LDN, will teach
you how to fuel your growing body, with basic food groups and their role for
growth and development. Learn how to eat right to play hard and breakfast's
importance role, the key to learning. Kids and teens live cooking
demonstration. Ages 8 and above with caregiver. Registration required. Register by calling
770.360.8897 or register at the Patron Services desk.
Movies On The Big
Screen: Remember the Titans
Friday: February 16. 4:00 p.m. – 5:45 p.m.
The true story of a newly
appointed African-American coach and his high school team on their first season
as a racially integrated unit. Teens and Adults.
Story Time with Chris Harris
Tuesday: February 20. 10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Local storyteller, Ms. Chris
Harris, will entertain with a story, puppets and fun atmosphere. Ages 2 and
above with caregiver.
Movies On The Big
Screen: PJ Superheroes
Saturday: February 24. 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Join Catboy, Owlette and Gekko on their nighttime
missions, into the night to save the day. Gekko's desire not to take the blame
for stealing Cameron's mini-car allows Luna Girl to almost destroy HQ! Owlette
tries to get back at Night Ninja by destroying his masterpiece statue, but she
learns two wrongs don't make a right.