2018-05-31 / News

Summer programs at library to begin with ‘Snake Master’

Steve Scruggs, the “Snake Master,” will educate children and adults about different kinds of snakes and their habitats in a special program at the Mary Willis Library next Wednesday, June 6, at 10 a.m.

On Thursday, May 31, children ages 8 and up will have the chance to experience virtual reality gaming with a HTC VIVE gaming headset and system.

Registration begins Thursday, May 31, for the first craft workshop of the summer which will be held on Thursday, June 7, at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Kids ages four and up will enjoy being creative with rock painting. Parents should call or stop by the library to sign up their kids for the workshop.

Parents and kids should also look for showings of recent movie releases every Friday at 2 p.m. starting with Black Panther on Friday, June 1. Stop by the library to get a listing of the movies that will be shown this summer. For more information, call the library at 706-678-7736.

The Mary Willis Library’s new STEAM room is open to patrons ages 10-17 this summer. STEAM is a program designed to get children and teens interested in science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics. This new room at the library will allow patrons to experience working with STEAM items including programmable robotics, Legos, circuitry boards, computers, and tablets. Patrons will need to have a library card to access the room.

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