children's programs


Preschool Storytime

Please join us for Preschool Storytime!  We meet Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m.  Join us for a time of stories, songs, crafts, and lots of fun! 

Children's Afterschool Program

Kids in Kindergarten through 5th grade are invited to join us for a special monthly program.  We meet the 4th Thursday of the month at 4 p.m.  Each month we have a fun activity or program, and learn about something new!  


The LEGO Club is a fun way to inspire and cultivate imagination and creativity.  We meet the 1st & 3rd Friday of the month from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. and build creations based on a central theme.  The top 3 LEGO creations are displayed in the front of the library for all to enjoy!  Ages 2-12.  We have a LEGO Duplo set for kids who aren't ready for conventional LEGOS yet!  We are gladly accepting LEGO donations!

Teen Book Club

Here is where teens can read their favorite authors and discuss them.  We meet the 4th Friday of the month from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.   Call the library and ask for Miss Ashawna for details!

Anime Club

Where Teens and tweens can get together and share ideas on anime and manga, while also learning a brief history about different genre's and Japanese culture. This club's focus is to provide a safe and secure knowledge of anime and manga. Participant will come away knowing what's safe to watch and read. This program is free to all who attend. Adults and children are welcome. For more information, please call 706-754-4413 and ask for Miss Ashawna.  We meet the 1st Saturday of the month from 10 -1:45 in the Community Room.

Children's Book Club

Geared for ages 8 to 12.   2nd Thursday of the month from 4:00 - 5:00.  Children explore their favorite books with others and learn about new favorites from friends who love to read. Children's Book Club features the classics and newer novels to encourage reading, comprehension, and a growing love for books with friends. 

Adult Programs


Book Club

Join us for the Clarkesville Library Book Club! We meet on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 10:30 AM in the Community Room at the Clarkesville Library. We read a variety of fiction and nonfiction books, and would love to have you join us! New members are welcome!

Beginner Computer Class

Need help learning basic computer skills? The Clarkesville Library offers free classes on the 2nd Saturday of every month from 10:00 - Noon. This class is hosted by Computer Helper David "Mickey" Mickler. A slow, step by step approach is taken. Students help each other and no one is left behind. This is a beginner adult class that will teach basic computer skills common to all programs and applications. Lesson plans will be adjusted based on the needs of the class. PLEASE NOTE: If you have a laptop or device, please bring it to use during the class. Other computers will be available but depending on class size, sharing may be required.  Sessions are drop in, no registration required. 

Mobile Career Coach

The Mobile Career Coach will visit the Clarkesville Library every other month in 2019 –  January 11, March 7, May 23, July 12, Sept. 13, and Nov. 8 on the 2nd Friday of the month from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM. They are available to provide free assistance with resumes, cover letters, online job searches and applications, career assessment surveys, job interview skills, and a number of other inquiries! 


NE GA Mythological Roundtable Circle

This group meets the 3rd Saturday of every month from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Monthly programming is inspired by the works of Joseph Campbell. The JCF Mythological Roundtable draws together people who have a deep and abiding interest in the human mythic story, how that multifaceted story has shaped the evolution of human culture, and how the myths we are living now are creating the world of tomorrow. 

Art Made Easy

Learn to paint with Watercolor! Sylvia makes it fun and easy! This class meets the third Thursday of the month from 1—2:30 p.m. in the Community Room. Sign up required. Class size is limited to 20. See the front desk or call the library 706-754-4413. Supplies needed:Please bring white paper, a pencil and an eraser. This is an adult art class.

Grief Support Group

This FREE ongoing group is designed to provide support, education, and resources to those who are coping with the loss of a loved one.     Group leader:  Barbara Johnston, R.N. with Foothills Counseling Center 706-754-5155  Meets Mondays 2-3 p.m. in the Community Room.