As of 25 June 2019, OCEE LIBRARY WILL BE CLOSED FOR RENOVATIONS. Ocee will be closed for ~6-9 months.
Please visit http://www.afpls.org/ to find alternate library locations and hours. You'll also find info regarding the renovations/closures that are taking place throughout the library system.
Ocee library is offering programs at off-site locations. This blog will remain active during the closure.
Thursday, August 29, 2013
1. Fifty Shades Freed, E.L. James
2. Bared To You, Sylvia Day
3. The Marriage Bargain, Jennifer Probst
4. Gone Girl, Gillian Flynn
5. The Casual Vacancy, J.K. Rowling
6. Fifty Shades Of Grey, E.L. James
7. Reflected In You, Sylvia Day
8. My Time, Bradley Wiggins
9. Entwined With You, Sylvia Day
10. Fifty Shades Darker, E.L. James
Tuesday, August 27, 2013
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone was released summer of 1997.
In a recent interview to mark the anniversary, Rowling says that of all the Potter characters, she misses Dumbledore the most. She states, "He was the character who was hardest to leave for me."
The Harry Potter series is available through AFPL in book, sound recordings, e-book, and DVD formats. The library also has Potter book guides, trivia collections, cookery, crafts, actor biographies, and more.
Thursday, August 22, 2013
DVD, sound track, and book (incl. large print) are available at AFPL.
Wednesday, August 21, 2013
Tuesday, August 20, 2013
The 3rd Annual 5K Run/Walk for Literacy is hosted by the Literacy Alliance of Metropolitan Atlanta (LAMA). The Peachtree Road Race Qualifier takes place Saturday 14 September at 9:00 a.m. at Grant Park in Atlanta, GA.
Sign up today by visiting http://fit4lit.com/index.php. Select Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System in the "Additional Information" box to support the GED program.
For information phone 770-360-8897.
Wednesday, August 14, 2013
Sunday, August 11, 2013
- -Approximately 14 million middle and high school students are on their own after school.
- -8 in 10 Americans want all children and teens to have some type of organized activity or safe place to go after school.
- -The hours between 3 and 6 p.m. are the peak hours for juvenile crime and experimentation with drugs, alcohol, and cigarettes.
Libraries have a history of meeting the needs of teens. In fact, the Teen Advisory Board is meeting Thursday 15 August at 5pm. 770-360-8897 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more info.
Librarians are available to help with digital technology. To start the school year, an Intro to Database Research - Student Edition is scheduled on Wednesday 14 August at 6 pm.
Ocee has a "YA" section with age appropriate fiction and non-fiction. There's also a great study space.
Saturday, August 10, 2013
215 Sycamore Street Decatur, Georgia 30030
(404) 370-8450 x 2285
Friday, August 9, 2013
Read highlights or listen to the full interview with Gaiman. An except from the novel is also included.
Sunday, August 4, 2013
Stitchers can find the book chart here.