The Friends of the Ocee Library is a non-profit group whose purpose is to promote general knowledge of library services and to provide financial assistance for special library needs and events.

If you have specific questions about Ocee Library, phone the library at 770-360-8897 or visit http://www.afpls.org/

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

50 in 50 YA Books



Kelly Jensen at Book Riot has compiled a list of young adult books set in all 50 states.

Author Story Time


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Story Time with Herschel Khan

Saturday: February 23. 3pm – 4pm
Join us for a special story time with author, Herschel Khan,
who will read from his book
Knowing is Growing: Grown-Up Values for Children.
For ages 5 – 8.

Art for Adults

Art Night with Johns Creek Arts
Wednesdays. February 27. March 27. 6pm – 7pm
Join us for a free art workshop with Johns Creek Arts. Registration is required. Register at the patron services desk or call 770-360-8897. Adults only.

Library After Dark

S.T.E.A.M. Night Ocee Branch
Friday, February 22. 7pm. – 9pm

Come learn how to draw with 3D Pens, build a piano with Makey-Makey’s, build with Snap Circuits, design your own button on our button machine, and more! We are staying open late for this special Library After Dark event. All Ages welcome. 

Additionally, all volunteers from FCLS have been invited to attend. Come out and meet the folks who help keep the library running! Maybe you'll be inspired to volunteer, too?

Cosplay for a Cause

Cosplay Storytime with Cosplay for a CauseSaturday, February 16. 11am – noon
A special story time featuring stories read by your favorite children’s characters. All ages.

Cosplay Workshop and Discussion with Cosplay for a CauseSaturday, February 16. Noon – 1pm
Ocee welcomes Cosplay for a Cause to discuss the craft of cosplay and how cosplay can help give back to the community. Costumes encouraged! All ages welcome.

Happy Valentine's Day!

“The best and most beautiful things in this world cannot be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart.” — Helen Keller
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By The Strength of Our Voices

Bookpages feature article "You will know us by the strength of our voices" showcases 4 new books for Black History Month.
  
 
Sign up for a digital copy of Bookpages or pick up a paper version at the library for news about the latest book releases for all ages.