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.

March 28, 2017 - 10:30 am
Toddler Storytime
St. Simons Island Public Library
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Toddlers and young children are invited to join the fun every Tuesday morning at Saint Simons Island Public Library. They are sure to delight in listening to stories and singing songs each week with their library friends.

March 29, 2017 - 10:30 am
Children's Storytime
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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Preschoolers and young home-schooled students come together each week for a few good stories and a simple craft project.

March 30, 2017 - 10:30 am
Baby Storytime
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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The Baby Storytime environment of books, songs and rhymes will help parents and caregivers of babies up to 24 months old share meaningful developmental time with their babies.

This program is supported by the Communities of Coastal Georgia Foundation and the Literary Guild of St. Simons Island.

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.

March 27, 2017 - 10:00 am
Men's Book Discussion Group
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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April 11, 2017 - 6:00 pm
The Belladonna Book Club: Featuring Books of Mystery
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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If you enjoy a good mystery then be sure to join the Belladonna Book Club. In January the group will read and discuss In A Dark, Dark Wood by Ruth Ware. Call the Brunswick-Glynn County Library for future titles.

April 17, 2017 - 2:00 pm
Bette Davis Film Noir Book and Movie Series
St. Simons Island Public Library
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This book group will read, discuss and watch a series of books that were made into Bette Davis / Film Noir movies. Discussions will be held in Room 108, Casino Building. Movies will be held in the Casino Theater.

April 18, 2017 - 6:15 pm
Hattie's Book Club
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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Hattie’s Book Club meets monthly at the Brunswick-Glynn County Library and is a community of readers who welcome all ideas and insights. January’s selection is The Jew Store by Stella Suberman. Call the library for future titles.

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.

March 27, 2017 - 10:00 am
Men's Book Discussion Group
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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March 28, 2017 - 12:30 pm
Lunchtime Yoga
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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Do you need a cure for the workday blues or just feel the need to stretch and take a deep breath? If so the library might have the cure for you. “Lunchtime Yoga” is perfect for the beginner or for those who are on their lunch hour (no sweating required).

March 30, 2017 - 5:00 pm
English as a Second Language Class
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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This informal class is intended to help those wanting to learn basic conversational English.

Esta clase está destinado a ayudar a aquellos que quieran aprender Inglés conversacional básico.

March 30, 2017 - 5:30 pm
Conversational Spanish for Teens and Adults
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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This is an informal language class for those who are interested in learning and practicing conversational Spanish. Can’t make it every week? Come when you are able.

Meets in the Board Room of the Brunswick-Glynn County Library.

March 31, 2017 - 10:00 am
Scrabble Club
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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Show off your word skills! Join us on Friday mornings at 10:00 a.m. to enjoy some Scrabble fun. All ages and abilities are welcome.

April 4, 2017 - 12:30 pm
Lunchtime Yoga
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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Do you need a cure for the workday blues or just feel the need to stretch and take a deep breath? If so the library might have the cure for you. “Lunchtime Yoga” is perfect for the beginner or for those who are on their lunch hour (no sweating required).

April 6, 2017 - 5:00 pm
English as a Second Language Class
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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This informal class is intended to help those wanting to learn basic conversational English.

Esta clase está destinado a ayudar a aquellos que quieran aprender Inglés conversacional básico.

April 6, 2017 - 5:30 pm
Conversational Spanish for Teens and Adults
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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This is an informal language class for those who are interested in learning and practicing conversational Spanish. Can’t make it every week? Come when you are able.

Meets in the Board Room of the Brunswick-Glynn County Library.

April 7, 2017 - 10:00 am
Scrabble Club
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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Show off your word skills! Join us on Friday mornings at 10:00 a.m. to enjoy some Scrabble fun. All ages and abilities are welcome.

April 11, 2017 - 12:30 pm
Lunchtime Yoga
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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Do you need a cure for the workday blues or just feel the need to stretch and take a deep breath? If so the library might have the cure for you. “Lunchtime Yoga” is perfect for the beginner or for those who are on their lunch hour (no sweating required).

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.

March 28, 2017 - 10:30 am
Toddler Storytime
St. Simons Island Public Library
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Toddlers and young children are invited to join the fun every Tuesday morning at Saint Simons Island Public Library. They are sure to delight in listening to stories and singing songs each week with their library friends.

March 29, 2017 - 10:30 am
Children's Storytime
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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Preschoolers and young home-schooled students come together each week for a few good stories and a simple craft project.

March 30, 2017 - 10:30 am
Baby Storytime
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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The Baby Storytime environment of books, songs and rhymes will help parents and caregivers of babies up to 24 months old share meaningful developmental time with their babies.

This program is supported by the Communities of Coastal Georgia Foundation and the Literary Guild of St. Simons Island.

April 4, 2017 - 10:30 am
Toddler Storytime
St. Simons Island Public Library
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Toddlers and young children are invited to join the fun every Tuesday morning at Saint Simons Island Public Library. They are sure to delight in listening to stories and singing songs each week with their library friends.

April 5, 2017 - 10:30 am
Children's Storytime
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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Preschoolers and young home-schooled students come together each week for a few good stories and a simple craft project.

April 6, 2017 - 10:30 am
Baby Storytime
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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The Baby Storytime environment of books, songs and rhymes will help parents and caregivers of babies up to 24 months old share meaningful developmental time with their babies.

This program is supported by the Communities of Coastal Georgia Foundation and the Literary Guild of St. Simons Island.

April 11, 2017 - 10:30 am
Toddler Storytime
St. Simons Island Public Library
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Toddlers and young children are invited to join the fun every Tuesday morning at Saint Simons Island Public Library. They are sure to delight in listening to stories and singing songs each week with their library friends.

April 12, 2017 - 10:30 am
Children's Storytime
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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Preschoolers and young home-schooled students come together each week for a few good stories and a simple craft project.

April 13, 2017 - 10:30 am
Baby Storytime
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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The Baby Storytime environment of books, songs and rhymes will help parents and caregivers of babies up to 24 months old share meaningful developmental time with their babies.

This program is supported by the Communities of Coastal Georgia Foundation and the Literary Guild of St. Simons Island.

April 14, 2017 - 10:30 am
Baby Storytime at St. Simons
St. Simons Island Public Library
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The Baby Storytime environment of books, songs and rhymes will help parents and caregivers of babies up to 24 months old share meaningful developmental time with their babies.

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.

March 3, 2017 - 9:30 am
March Featured Artist – Jessica Austin

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Macramé artist Jessica Austin grew up here in the Golden Isles. She creates fiber art with pops of color and a bohemian vibe. The exhibit may be viewed at the Brunswick-Glynn County Library and at the Saint Simons Island Public Library during the month of March.

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

March 30, 2017 - 5:30 pm
Conversational Spanish for Teens and Adults
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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This is an informal language class for those who are interested in learning and practicing conversational Spanish. Can’t make it every week? Come when you are able.

Meets in the Board Room of the Brunswick-Glynn County Library.

April 6, 2017 - 5:30 pm
Conversational Spanish for Teens and Adults
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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This is an informal language class for those who are interested in learning and practicing conversational Spanish. Can’t make it every week? Come when you are able.

Meets in the Board Room of the Brunswick-Glynn County Library.

April 13, 2017 - 5:30 pm
Conversational Spanish for Teens and Adults
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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This is an informal language class for those who are interested in learning and practicing conversational Spanish. Can’t make it every week? Come when you are able.

Meets in the Board Room of the Brunswick-Glynn County Library.

April 20, 2017 - 5:30 pm
Conversational Spanish for Teens and Adults
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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This is an informal language class for those who are interested in learning and practicing conversational Spanish. Can’t make it every week? Come when you are able.

Meets in the Board Room of the Brunswick-Glynn County Library.

April 20, 2017 - 5:30 pm
Teen Book Group at the Marsh
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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Teens are invited to join the library’s YA book group; new participants are always welcome. The group meets on the third Thursday of each month in the YA room at the Brunswick-Glynn County Library. This month’s discussion is on A Wizard of Earthsea by Ursla K. LeGuin. Call the library for future titles.

April 27, 2017 - 5:30 pm
Conversational Spanish for Teens and Adults
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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This is an informal language class for those who are interested in learning and practicing conversational Spanish. Can’t make it every week? Come when you are able.

Meets in the Board Room of the Brunswick-Glynn County Library.

August 15, 2017 - 6:30 pm
Experiencing the Solar Eclipse
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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In anticipation of the solar eclipse taking place on August 21, the library is hosting a special talk featuring faculty from the College of Coastal Georgia. Learn everything you ever wanted to know about solar eclipse phenomena, including the proper safety precautions that we should take while viewing these rare astronomical events. Attendees will also receive a pair of eclipse viewing glasses courtesy of the Space Science Institute.

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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
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
WED
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
SAT
10:00 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
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ST. SIMONS
912- 279-3750
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