Library Corner (8-2-20)

Posted 8/2/20

The Cleveland Bradley County Public Library is extending hours for indoor appointments and curbside pick-up. The library is now open from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Tuesdays, and from 2 to 6 p.m. on Saturdays. The remaining weekdays are still 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and the library will still be closed on Sundays.

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Library Corner (8-2-20)

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The Cleveland Bradley County Public Library is extending hours for indoor appointments and curbside pick-up. The library is now open from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Tuesdays, and from 2 to 6 p.m. on Saturdays. The remaining weekdays are still 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and the library will still be closed on Sundays.

To make an appointment for computer use, please call the Non-Fiction Desk at 423-472-2163, ext. 126. For all other appointments, please call the administrative assistant at 423-472-2163, ext. 110.

For more information, please see the sections titled Curbside Pick-up and 5-Phase Reopening Plan online.

MONDAY

Monday Wiggles 

Baby story time for ages 2 and under with stories, finger play and other activities to be tried at home with your babies. Join us on Facebook Live at 10:30 a.m.

Monday Night LIVE!
Join us for a fun time with story skits, family challenges, crafts, fabulous costumes and more on Facebook Live at 7 p.m.

TUESDAY

Story Time with Dewey
Lively story time for ages 3 to 5 years, with crafts, music and stories. Join us on Facebook Live at 10:30 a.m., on the Cleveland Bradley County Public Library page … with special guest Dewey the Library Dragon.

Dramatic Readings 
If you're an adult who misses being read to, then join us on Facebook Live at 3 p.m. for dramatic renditions of selected short stories, essays, and poetry! Please note that readings may include adult themes and language. 

Teen Gaming 
Teens 13-17 can now join us for a gaming session on Jackbox through Discord at 4:30 p.m. on Tuesdays. Please email teenzone@clevelandlibrary.org for access. 

WEDNESDAY 

Crafts for Everyone 
Join us on Facebook Live at 3 p.m. for a crafting time for all ages. Today, we will be using things that you hopefully already have at home, so get your crafting boxes out and prepare to create.

THURSDAY

Baby Book Worms
We will be streaming Story Time for ages 3 years and under with crafts, music and stories. Join us on Facebook Live at 10:30 a.m.

Teen RPG
Teens ages 13-19 are invited to join us at 4:30 p.m. on the Discord App as we continue our adventures with characters based on the Dungeons and Dragons 5th edition. This program encourages critical thinking, skill building, and teamwork to solve puzzles and complete quests. If you have any questions or concerns, or need information on accessing the Discord server, please contact teenzone@clevelandlibrary.org.

Origami Folding
Explore the art of folding pages on Facebook Live at 4:30 p.m. Follow along for a detailed tutorial of our most recent designs. Specific designs taught the following week on request.

D&D Campaign 
Join us at 6:30 p.m. for Dungeons & Dragons for adults. Our campaign has begun, but new players are always welcome, whether it's your first time playing or you're a seasoned gamer looking for a group to join. At this time, our sessions are being held on Discord, so please email kshorthouse@clevelandlibrary.org if you would like to join. For teens interested in role-playing games, contact teenzone@clevelandlibrary.org for details on our Teen RPG.

FRIDAY 
Story Time in the Garden 
Lively story time for ages 3 to 5 years with crafts, music and stories, all set in a garden. Join us on Facebook Live at 10:30 a.m. 

Friday STEAM with Mr. Mike
Join us on Facebook Live at 2:30 p.m. for fun science activities that you can do at home with your family!

ADULT SUMMER READING PROGRAM

If you registered as an adult for the Imagine Your Story Program in READsquared, you are eligible for our Summer Reading prize drawings. Drawings will be performed Monday, Aug. 3. Winners will receive an email and be able to set up an appointment with the program director to pick up their prize(s). If you have any questions, please contact the program director at 423-472-2163, ext. 141 or by email at kshorthouse@clevelandlibrary.org.  

For more information on the library, its resources, and events, you can visit www.clevelandlibrary.org. You can find us on social media under Cleveland Bradley Public Library, or call at 472-2163.

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