Programs

All programs sponsored by the Marshes of Glynn Libraries are free and open to the public. Learn more about each type of program by clicking the title.

STORYTIME PROGRAMS

The Marshes of Glynn Libraries offer storytime programs at the Brunswick-Glynn County Library and the St. Simons Island Public Library. See the list below for upcoming dates, locations, and program information.

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BOOK DISCUSSION GROUPS

The Marshes of Glynn Libraries host several book discussion groups that meet at the Brunswick-Glynn County Library throughout the year. See the schedule below for additional information about each group.

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ADULT PROGRAMS

The Marshes of Glynn Libraries offer a variety of programs that may be of interest to our adult patrons. See the schedule below for additional information about upcoming events.

June 25, 2018 - 1:00 pm
The Experienced Scrabblers Club
St. Simons Island Public Library
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Perk up your Mondays with a game of Scrabble. Can’t make it every week? That is OK; join us when you are able. Men and women are welcome. The Casual Scrabblers Club is also available on Friday mornings at the library’s Brunswick location.

June 27, 2018 - 12:30 pm
The Fantasy Coloring Club for Adults – St. Simons
St. Simons Island Public Library
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Many adults find coloring to be a stress relieving activity. The MOGL libraries offer a time and place for adults to gather and enjoy this relaxing pastime. Supplies will be made available to participants on the second and fourth Wednesday of the month at our SSI location and on the first and third Thursday of the month at our downtown Brunswick library. The time is the same at both locations, 12:30pm until 2pm. Come and join the fun.

June 28, 2018 - 6:00 pm
Conversational Spanish Class
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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This is an informal class for English speakers who would like to learn Spanish. Both adults and teens are invited to attend.

June 29, 2018 - 10:30 am
The Casual Scrabblers Club
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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Bring your cup of coffee along and wake up your brain every Friday morning with a friendly game of Scrabble. Can’t make it every week? That is OK; join us when you are able. Men and women are welcome. The Experienced Scrabblers Club meets at the SSI library, Mondays at 1pm.

July 2, 2018 - 1:00 pm
The Experienced Scrabblers Club
St. Simons Island Public Library
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Perk up your Mondays with a game of Scrabble. Can’t make it every week? That is OK; join us when you are able. Men and women are welcome. The Casual Scrabblers Club is also available on Friday mornings at the library’s Brunswick location.

July 5, 2018 - 12:30 pm
The Fantasy Coloring Club for Adults – Downtown
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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Many adults find coloring to be a stress relieving activity. The MOGL libraries offer a time and place for adults to gather and enjoy this relaxing pastime. Supplies will be made available to participants on the first and third Thursdays of the month at our Brunswick location and the second and fourth Wednesdays at our SSI location. The time is the same at both locations, 12:30pm until 2pm. Come and join the fun.

July 5, 2018 - 6:00 pm
Conversational Spanish Class
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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This is an informal class for English speakers who would like to learn Spanish. Both adults and teens are invited to attend.

July 6, 2018 - 10:30 am
The Casual Scrabblers Club
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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Bring your cup of coffee along and wake up your brain every Friday morning with a friendly game of Scrabble. Can’t make it every week? That is OK; join us when you are able. Men and women are welcome. The Experienced Scrabblers Club meets at the SSI library, Mondays at 1pm.

July 9, 2018 - 1:00 pm
The Experienced Scrabblers Club
St. Simons Island Public Library
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Perk up your Mondays with a game of Scrabble. Can’t make it every week? That is OK; join us when you are able. Men and women are welcome. The Casual Scrabblers Club is also available on Friday mornings at the library’s Brunswick location.

July 11, 2018 - 12:30 pm
The Fantasy Coloring Club for Adults – St. Simons
St. Simons Island Public Library
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Many adults find coloring to be a stress relieving activity. The MOGL libraries offer a time and place for adults to gather and enjoy this relaxing pastime. Supplies will be made available to participants on the second and fourth Wednesday of the month at our SSI location and on the first and third Thursday of the month at our downtown Brunswick library. The time is the same at both locations, 12:30pm until 2pm. Come and join the fun.

CHILDREN’S PROGRAMS

The Marshes of Glynn Libraries offer a variety of programs to children throughout the year. Our children’s programs encourage a love of reading, creativity, and curiosity about the world around them. See the schedule below for information about individual programs.

June 26, 2018 - 10:30 am
“Joyful Rhythm for Kids”
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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Percussionist Alisha is coming to teach us all about the rhythm of
music. Everyone will get to practice their drumming skills.
Ages 5—12

June 27, 2018 - 1:00 pm
Movie Day “Sing” (2016)
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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A quirky tale of a grand singing competition for animals.
108 minutes Rated PG

June 28, 2018 - 10:30 am
Rocking STEM Day Activities
St. Simons Island Public Library
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STEM activities that explore both the world of music and the
realm of rocks. Ages 9—12

June 29, 2018 - 10:30 am
Baby Storytime – Downtown
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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The Baby Storytime environment will help parents and
caregivers share meaningful developmental time with
their babies through books, songs, and rhymes. During
the summer the group meets every Friday morning at
10:30am, alternating between our two locations.—
Ages: Up to 24 months

July 3, 2018 - 10:30 am
Art in the Atrium Day
St. Simons Island Public Library
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Pop in between 10:30 and noon. Coloring pages with musical
themes will be available, ready for you to color with pastel
chalks. Ages 3—12

July 5, 2018 - 10:30 am
Music Game Day in the Atrium
St. Simons Island Public Library
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Explore the world of music and STEM games at this pop-in
activity. Ages 3—12

July 6, 2018 - 10:30 am
Baby Storytime – St. Simons
St. Simons Island Public Library
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The Baby Storytime environment will help parents and caregivers share meaningful developmental time with their babies through books, songs, and rhymes. During the summer the group meets every Friday morning at 10:30am, alternating between our two locations.—Ages: Up to 24 months

July 10, 2018 - 10:30 am
Porkchop Productions: “Rapunzel”
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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A bored princess and her endless “bad hair” days highlight this
one-of-a-kind adaptation of Rapunzel that reinforces the idea
that letting someone go, means letting someone grow!
Ages 3—11

July 11, 2018 - 10:00 am
Lego Day
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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The library has a mountain of Legos to challenge your creative
building skills. Duplos are available for younger children. Drop in
and join the fun. Ages 5—12

July 12, 2018 - 10:30 am
“Fish ‘n’ Ships” – Curious Moon Puppets Show
St. Simons Island Public Library
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Local puppeteer Evy Wright brings her underwater shadow
puppet show to the library. Come and sing along. Ages 3—9

LIBRARY EXHIBITS

In order to fulfill its mission to meet the informational, educational, recreational, and cultural needs of our community, the Marshes of Glynn Libraries provide the public with access to a variety of exhibits and displays that may feature the work of outside individuals and groups. See the schedule below for additional information about artists and exhibits on display in our libraries.

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THE BIG READ

“Coastal Georgia Reads A Wizard of Earthsea” is our community’s 10th annual participation in the National Endowment for the Arts’ The Big Read. Many of the events associated with this year’s The Big Read are taking place at the Brunswick-Glynn County Library and St. Simons Island Public Library. Events sponsored by MOGL are listed below. A full listing of all GIAHA Big Read events can be found here.

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TEEN PROGRAMS

June 25, 2018 - 11:00 am
Robotics Camp
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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Small teams work together to build and program robots using the Lego Mindstorm product. The camp ends with a bot battle competition between the teams. Space is limited, registration required. Call (912) 279-3738. Participants in these programs must be rising 6th graders through high school.

June 26, 2018 - 1:30 pm
Drum Circle
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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No experience is necessary to join this drum circle. Percussionist Alisha Ross will teach participants the basic skills so that everyone can feel the power of the drums. No registration required.

July 19, 2018 - 6:30 pm
Acoustical Guitar Concert
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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Guitarist Dorian Michael will entertain teens and adults during this eclectic acoustical guitar concert.

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HOURS

BRUNSWICK
MON & WED
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
TUE & THU
9:30 am - 8:00 pm
FRI & SAT
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
SUN CLOSED

ST. SIMONS
MON, TUE, THU & FRI
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
WED
9:30 am - 7:00 pm
SAT
9:30 am - 1:00 pm
SUN CLOSED

LOCATIONS

BRUNSWICK-GLYNN COUNTY LIBRARY
208 GLOUCESTER ST.
BRUNSWICK, GEORGIA 31520

ST. SIMONS ISLAND PUBLIC LIBRARY
530A BEACHVIEW DR.
ST. SIMONS ISLAND, GA 31522

CONTACTS

BRUNSWICK
912-279-3740
EMAIL

ST. SIMONS
912- 279-3750
EMAIL