Library Corner

Posted 8/11/19

Library CornerTODAYMeet friends and enjoy a tasty frozen treat to celebrate the new school year beginning! For preschoolers to 12th grade, today at 2 p.m.MONDAYWiggle Worms

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Library Corner


Library Corner


Meet friends and enjoy a tasty frozen treat to celebrate the new school year beginning! For preschoolers to 12th grade, today at 2 p.m.



Wiggle Worms

WiggleWorms is a baby program for children 2 years of age and under. Babies with their guardians will be listening to stories, rolling and bouncing, waddling and toddling to music including classical and multicultural, all for the purpose of developing motor and social skills. The program will be held in the Community Room Mondays at 3 p.m.

Help for the Homeless

Social worker Caroline James from the Caring Place will be here Mondays from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. to help those who are in need.

Teen Zone Gaming

Join us for drop-in Wii and X-Box gaming in the Teen Zone! Ages 13-17. We'll have Mario Kart, Super Smash Bros, Just Dance, and more! You may bring an E-rated multiplayer game to share. Email for more information. Meets Monday at 4:30 p.m.

Southeastern Writers Alliance

SWA is a group designed to help members create and complete writing projects through sharing, critiquing and collaborating. The goal is to help and to inspire members to reach their goals of having a successful published work. Open to all aspiring or published writers. Meets Monday, from 7 to 8:30 p.m., in the Carmichael Room.



Looking for a fun way to get in shape? Join us for free classes offered at 8 a.m. Tuesday and Thursday this week.

Preschool Story Time

Lively story time for ages 3 to 5 years, with crafts, music and stories. Tuesdays and Fridays from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. in the Community Room.

Feature Film: "Night at the Museum" 

Join us in the Community Room, as we watch "Night at the Museum," a film where a newly recruited security guard at the Museum of Natural History discovers that an ancient curse causes the animals and exhibits on display to come to life. Free popcorn provided. Tuesday from 3 to 5 p.m.

Storytelling Guild

Come to the Cleveland Storytelling Guild meeting and hear wonderful storytelling ... even practice telling your own tales! Meets Tuesday at 7 p.m.


A story time for ages birth to 3 years with stories, music and fun activities, Thursdays from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. and again from 1 to 2 p.m. in the Community Room.

Library Tour

Get a first-hand view of your Cleveland Bradley County Public Library, Thursday at 4 p.m.

Lego Club

A time for Lego creations for ages 8-12 with Lego Buddies (teen volunteers) This year our challenge is to build something that is inspired by a game. It can be a video game or a board game. All creations will be kept and added to the display during the annual Lego Weekend exhibit in November. Come with an idea in mind Thursday at 4:30 p.m.


The Library will be closed Friday, 8/16 through Sunday, 8/18, for Library System Migration. Library materials will not accumulate overdue charges during these days.

Other resources and programs



Law Library

If you need to research a legal issue, our Law Library is located in the Reference Department on the second floor. We have a complete library of Tennessee State Statutes available for use. Check it out on your next visit!

Collectible Books

Stop by the display of antique and collectible books on the main floor lobby the next time you visit the library. Books are provided for silent auction bids if you are interested in purchasing.

The Book Nook

Don’t forget to stop by the Book Nook the next time you visit the library!  Friends of the Library (FOLA) operates and maintains the Nook, where you can find gently used fiction and nonfiction books at bargain prices. Science Fiction, Mystery and Fantasy sections have all been recently added to the FOLA collection. Each month special sales are displayed on the table in the Book Nook area.

Volunteer Wanted

We are in need of a volunteer for the Children’s Department. Must love working with children, be able to climb, lift and carry, be computer literate, be willing to assist at special events that sometimes include weekends and be dependable. Bilingual in Spanish and English is a plus but not required. If you are interested, please contact the library by calling 423-472-2163 or emailing

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