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.

November 21, 2017 - 6:00 pm
The Evening Story Hour
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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The third Tuesday evening of the month is story time at the Brunswick-Glynn County Library and children of all ages are invited to join the fun. Dads and moms are encouraged to join in, making this a monthly family event!

November 22, 2017 - 10:30 am
Children's Storytime
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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Preschoolers and young homeschooled students are invited to come to the Brunswick-Glynn County Library’s Storytime for young children every Wednesday morning at 10:30am. A few good stories and a simple craft project will be enjoyed.

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

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.

November 21, 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. This month’s selection is The Secret Chord by Geraldine Brooks. Call the library for future titles.

November 29, 2017 - 10:30 am
The Golden Isles Book Discussion Group
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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New participants are always welcome to join the Golden Isles Book Discussion Group which meets at the Brunswick-Glynn County Library. November’s book selection is No One Is Coming To Save Us by Stephanie Powell Watts. Please call the library for future titles.

December 12, 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. This month the group will read and discuss A Holiday for Murder, (aka: Murder for Christmas; Hercule Poirot’s Christmas) by Agatha Christie. Call the Brunswick-Glynn County Library for future titles.

December 19, 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. This month’s selection is The Necklace: Thirteen Women and the Experiment that Transformed Their Lives by Cheryl Jarvis. Call the Brunswick-Glynn County 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.

November 21, 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. This month’s selection is The Secret Chord by Geraldine Brooks. Call the library for future titles.

November 27, 2017 - 1:00 pm
Scrabble Club
Brunswick-Glynn County 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. Scrabble Club is also available on Friday mornings at 10:30am.

November 27, 2017 - 2:00 pm
Books to Movie Discussion Group
St. Simons Island Public Library
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The book Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy and two movies based on the book will be discussed. The 1935 movie will be viewed on the 27th and the 2012 movie will be viewed on the 29th.

November 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).

November 29, 2017 - 10:30 am
The Golden Isles Book Discussion Group
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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New participants are always welcome to join the Golden Isles Book Discussion Group which meets at the Brunswick-Glynn County Library. November’s book selection is No One Is Coming To Save Us by Stephanie Powell Watts. Please call the library for future titles.

November 29, 2017 - 2:00 pm
Books to Movie Discussion Group
St. Simons Island Public Library
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The book Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy and two movies based on the book will be discussed. The 1935 movie will be viewed on the 27th and the 2012 movie will be viewed on the 29th.

November 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.

November 30, 2017 - 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.

December 1, 2017 - 10:30 am
Scrabble Club
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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Bring along your cup of coffee and wake up your brain every Friday morning with a game of Scrabble. Can’t make it every week? That is OK; join us when you are able. Scrabble Club is also available on Monday afternoons at 1pm.

December 4, 2017 - 1:00 pm
Scrabble Club
Brunswick-Glynn County 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. Scrabble Club is also available on Friday mornings at 10:30am.

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.

November 21, 2017 - 10:30 am
Reading to the Dogs
St. Simons Island Public Library
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Children are invited to read to our special guest, the dogs of Therapy Dogs International. The library will provide the books and the dogs; you provide the enthusiasm.

November 21, 2017 - 6:00 pm
The Evening Story Hour
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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The third Tuesday evening of the month is story time at the Brunswick-Glynn County Library and children of all ages are invited to join the fun. Dads and moms are encouraged to join in, making this a monthly family event!

November 22, 2017 - 10:30 am
Children's Storytime
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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Preschoolers and young homeschooled students are invited to come to the Brunswick-Glynn County Library’s Storytime for young children every Wednesday morning at 10:30am. A few good stories and a simple craft project will be enjoyed.

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

November 29, 2017 - 10:30 am
Children's Storytime
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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Preschoolers and young homeschooled students are invited to come to the Brunswick-Glynn County Library’s Storytime for young children every Wednesday morning at 10:30am. A few good stories and a simple craft project will be enjoyed.

November 30, 2017 - 10:30 am
Baby Storytime
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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Babies’ brains develop through exposure to language, new sights and sounds, and socialization. The Baby Storytime environment will help parents and caregivers share meaningful developmental time with their babies through books, songs, and rhymes. The group meets every Thursday morning at the Brunswick-Glynn County Library. Ages: Up to 24 months

December 1, 2017 - 5:30 pm
First Friday at the Library
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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Join us at the Brunswick-Glynn County Library for December’s First Friday. During 1st Friday we will celebrate the holiday season with a visit from Santa. He will have a book for each child who drops by to say hello. A holiday ornament craft table will also be available. Come and enjoy the fun!

December 7, 2017 - 10:30 am
Baby Storytime
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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Babies’ brains develop through exposure to language, new sights and sounds, and socialization. The Baby Storytime environment will help parents and caregivers share meaningful developmental time with their babies through books, songs, and rhymes. The group meets every Thursday morning at the Brunswick-Glynn County Library. Ages: Up to 24 months

December 18, 2017 - 1:00 pm
A Holiday Matinee
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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This month’s library matinee is “The Polar Express”, a classic favorite of children and adults.

December 19, 2017 - 10:30 am
Children's Holiday Storytime
St. Simons Island Public Library
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Join the library’s storyteller, Ms. Evy, for a morning of fun holiday stories.

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.

November 1, 2017 - 9:30 am
November Featured Artists: Majid Ejlali & Gail Lynn
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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The works of two artists will grace the walls of The Brunswick-Glynn County Library during the month of November. Dr. Majid Ejlali’s landscapes in oil and water color, as well as the water colors and Chinese Brush Art of Ms. Gail Lynn, can be viewed between November 1 and 29. The artists will be available for a meet and greet during First Friday.

December 1, 2017 - 9:30 am
December Featured Artist: Ester Deen
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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Ester Deen first started painting at the age of 22; the passion that began then has increased over time. She has worked in pastel and mixed media, but oils are currently her favorite. She enjoys depicting natural beauty and the wonders of the world around her and the inner spirit. This spirit is naturally captured during the process of painting a piece and cannot be taught.

December 2, 2017 - 10:00 am
Doll House Display
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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The Brunswick-Glynn County Library will deck the halls with a grand doll house display. The library will be a stop on this year’s Magnolia Garden Club’s Tour of Homes, showing off a collection of doll homes. Come and enjoy the festivities.

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

December 1, 2017 - 10:30 am
Scrabble Club
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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Bring along your cup of coffee and wake up your brain every Friday morning with a game of Scrabble. Can’t make it every week? That is OK; join us when you are able. Scrabble Club is also available on Monday afternoons at 1pm.

December 8, 2017 - 10:30 am
Scrabble Club
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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Bring along your cup of coffee and wake up your brain every Friday morning with a game of Scrabble. Can’t make it every week? That is OK; join us when you are able. Scrabble Club is also available on Monday afternoons at 1pm.

December 15, 2017 - 10:30 am
Scrabble Club
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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Bring along your cup of coffee and wake up your brain every Friday morning with a game of Scrabble. Can’t make it every week? That is OK; join us when you are able. Scrabble Club is also available on Monday afternoons at 1pm.

December 22, 2017 - 10:30 am
Scrabble Club
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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Bring along your cup of coffee and wake up your brain every Friday morning with a game of Scrabble. Can’t make it every week? That is OK; join us when you are able. Scrabble Club is also available on Monday afternoons at 1pm.

December 29, 2017 - 10:30 am
Scrabble Club
Brunswick-Glynn County Library
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Bring along your cup of coffee and wake up your brain every Friday morning with a game of Scrabble. Can’t make it every week? That is OK; join us when you are able. Scrabble Club is also available on Monday afternoons at 1pm.

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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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