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.

October 23, 2018 - 10:30 am
Tuesday Storytime at SSI
St. Simons Island Public Library
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Calling all Toddlers and young children!  Come join the Story time fun every week at Saint Simons Island Public Library. Let your child’s imaginations flow as we read stories, create characters, sing songs, and play together.

October 24, 2018 - 10:30 am
Children's Storytime
Howard Coffin Park
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Temporary Location During Renovation: Howard Coffin Park –Preschoolers and young home-schooled 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.

October 25, 2018 - 10:30 am
Baby Storytime – Brunswick
Howard Coffin Park
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Temporary Location During Renovation: Howard Coffin Park – 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. Ages: Up to 24 months

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.

October 24, 2018 - 10:30 am
GoldenIsles Book Discussion Group
St. Simons Island Public Library
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Join the Golden Isles Book Discussion Group this month as they explore the book Origin by Dan Brown. Please 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.

October 22, 2018 - 1:00 pm
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.

October 22, 2018 - 2:00 pm
Book to Movie Discussion Series
St. Simons Island Public Library
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Our Fall 2018 Book to Movie Series featuring the works of James Mallahan Cain (often described as the “titan of noir”) will be led by Dr. Christina Johns.

Monday, September 24: Book Discussion – Double Indemnity

Wednesday, September 26: Movie – Double Indemnity (1944)

Monday, October 22: Book Discussion – Mildred Pierce

Wednesday, October 24: Movie – Mildred Pierce (1945)

Monday, November 26: Book Discussion – The Postman Always Rings Twice

Wednesday, November 28: Movie – The Postman Always Rings Twice (1946)

***Book discussions in Library Meeting Room  @ 2:00 pm

***Movies in Casino Theater @ 2:00 pm

 

October 23, 2018 - 12:30 pm
Lunchtime Yoga
Howard Coffin Park
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Temporary Location During Renovation: Howard Coffin Park – 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).

October 24, 2018 - 10:30 am
GoldenIsles Book Discussion Group
St. Simons Island Public Library
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Join the Golden Isles Book Discussion Group this month as they explore the book Origin by Dan Brown. Please call the library for future titles.

October 24, 2018 - 2:00 pm
Book to Movie Discussion Series
St. Simons Island Public Library
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Our Fall 2018 Book to Movie Series featuring the works of James Mallahan Cain (often described as the “titan of noir”) will be led by Dr. Christina Johns.

Monday, September 24: Book Discussion – Double Indemnity

Wednesday, September 26: Movie – Double Indemnity (1944)

Monday, October 22: Book Discussion – Mildred Pierce

Wednesday, October 24: Movie – Mildred Pierce (1945)

Monday, November 26: Book Discussion – The Postman Always Rings Twice

Wednesday, November 28: Movie – The Postman Always Rings Twice (1946)

***Book discussions in Library Meeting Room  @ 2:00 pm

***Movies in Casino Theater @ 2:00 pm

 

October 24, 2018 - 3:00 pm
Afternoon Yoga at SSI
St. Simons Island Public Library
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Do you need a cure for the weekday blues or just feel the need to stretch and take a deep breath? If so, the library might have the cure for you. Our “Afternoon Yoga” is perfect for the beginner. Meets in Room 108 at the Old Casino

October 25, 2018 - 5:00 pm
English as a Second Language Class
Unitarian Universalists of Coastal Georgia
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This informal class is intended to help those wanting to learn basic conversational English. During the renovation, the ESOL class will meet at the Unitarian Universalists of Coastal Georgia building,  1710 Gloucester St, Brunswick, GA 31520.  

October 25, 2018 - 6:00 pm
Conversational Spanish Class
First United Methodist Church
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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.

October 26, 2018 - 10:30 am
Casual Scrabblers' Club
Altama Presbyterian Church
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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. Men and women are welcome.

October 29, 2018 - 1:00 pm
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.

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.

October 23, 2018 - 10:30 am
Tuesday Storytime at SSI
St. Simons Island Public Library
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Calling all Toddlers and young children!  Come join the Story time fun every week at Saint Simons Island Public Library. Let your child’s imaginations flow as we read stories, create characters, sing songs, and play together.

October 24, 2018 - 10:30 am
Children's Storytime
Howard Coffin Park
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Temporary Location During Renovation: Howard Coffin Park –Preschoolers and young home-schooled 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.

October 25, 2018 - 10:30 am
Baby Storytime – Brunswick
Howard Coffin Park
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Temporary Location During Renovation: Howard Coffin Park – 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. Ages: Up to 24 months

October 26, 2018 - 10:30 am
Baby Storytime at SSI
St. Simons Island Public 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 Friday morning at the Saint Simons Island Public Library and every Thursday morning at
the Brunswick-Glynn County Library (Howard Coffin Park during construction). Ages: Up to 24 months

October 30, 2018 - 10:30 am
Tuesday Storytime at SSI
St. Simons Island Public Library
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Calling all Toddlers and young children!  Come join the Story time fun every week at Saint Simons Island Public Library. Let your child’s imaginations flow as we read stories, create characters, sing songs, and play together.

October 31, 2018 - 10:30 am
Children's Storytime
Howard Coffin Park
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Temporary Location During Renovation: Howard Coffin Park –Preschoolers and young home-schooled 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 1, 2018 - 10:30 am
Baby Storytime – Brunswick
Howard Coffin Park
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Temporary Location During Renovation: Howard Coffin Park – 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. Ages: Up to 24 months

November 2, 2018 - 10:30 am
Baby Storytime at SSI
St. Simons Island Public 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 Friday morning at the Saint Simons Island Public Library and every Thursday morning at
the Brunswick-Glynn County Library (Howard Coffin Park during construction). Ages: Up to 24 months

November 6, 2018 - 10:30 am
Tuesday Storytime at SSI
St. Simons Island Public Library
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Calling all Toddlers and young children!  Come join the Story time fun every week at Saint Simons Island Public Library. Let your child’s imaginations flow as we read stories, create characters, sing songs, and play together.

November 7, 2018 - 10:30 am
Children's Storytime
Howard Coffin Park
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Temporary Location During Renovation: Howard Coffin Park –Preschoolers and young home-schooled 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.

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

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TEEN PROGRAMS

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POP-UP LIBRARY SCHEDULE

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Everyone is invited to visit our Pop-Up Library events and take home something to read. The Marshes of Glynn Libraries are providing a variety of books for all ages and interests. No library card is necessary to borrow a book from the Pop-Up Library. The schedule features a variety of dates and locations throughout Glynn County this fall.

October 23, 2018 - 2:30 pm
Pop-Up Library at the GCPD
Glynn County Police Department
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The Marshes of Glynn Libraries’ Pop-Up Library, hosted by the Glynn County Police Department, will be setting up in the lobby of the Public Safety Complex on multiple dates during the library renovation. Stop by to find a book or two to read. Books for all ages and interests are available. No library card is necessary.

October 25, 2018 - 2:30 pm
Pop-Up Library on Jekyll Island
Jekyll Island Beach Village
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Planning a visit to the beach? The MOGL Pop-Up Library will be setting up in the Jekyll Island Beach Village on a variety of dates this fall. Find something to read while you enjoy our coastal location. Books for all ages and interests are available. No library card is necessary.

October 27, 2018 - 9:00 am
Pop-Up Library at the Farmers Market
Brunswick Farmers Market at Mary Ross Park
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Don’t forget to pick up something to read while you are selecting some fresh produce at the Brunswick Farmers Market. The MOGL Pop-Up Library will be setting up shop at the Brunswick Farmers Market most Saturdays this fall. Hours may vary from week to week. Books will be available for all ages and interests. No library card is needed to borrow a book.

November 1, 2018 - 2:30 pm
Pop-Up Library at the GCPD
Glynn County Police Department
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The Marshes of Glynn Libraries’ Pop-Up Library, hosted by the Glynn County Police Department, will be setting up in the lobby of the Public Safety Complex on multiple dates during the library renovation. Stop by to find a book or two to read. Books for all ages and interests are available. No library card is necessary.

November 3, 2018 - 9:00 am
Pop-Up Library at the Farmers Market
Brunswick Farmers Market at Mary Ross Park
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Don’t forget to pick up something to read while you are selecting some fresh produce at the Brunswick Farmers Market. The MOGL Pop-Up Library will be setting up shop at the Brunswick Farmers Market most Saturdays this fall. Hours may vary from week to week. Books will be available for all ages and interests. No library card is needed to borrow a book.

November 6, 2018 - 2:30 pm
Pop-Up Library at the GCPD
Glynn County Police Department
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The Marshes of Glynn Libraries’ Pop-Up Library, hosted by the Glynn County Police Department, will be setting up in the lobby of the Public Safety Complex on multiple dates during the library renovation. Stop by to find a book or two to read. Books for all ages and interests are available. No library card is necessary.

November 8, 2018 - 2:30 pm
Pop-Up Library on Jekyll Island
Jekyll Island Beach Village
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Planning a visit to the beach? The MOGL Pop-Up Library will be setting up in the Jekyll Island Beach Village on a variety of dates this fall. Find something to read while you enjoy our coastal location. Books for all ages and interests are available. No library card is necessary.

November 10, 2018 - 9:00 am
Pop-Up Library at the Farmers Market
Brunswick Farmers Market at Mary Ross Park
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Don’t forget to pick up something to read while you are selecting some fresh produce at the Brunswick Farmers Market. The MOGL Pop-Up Library will be setting up shop at the Brunswick Farmers Market most Saturdays this fall. Hours may vary from week to week. Books will be available for all ages and interests. No library card is needed to borrow a book.

November 13, 2018 - 2:30 pm
Pop-Up Library on Jekyll Island
Jekyll Island Beach Village
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Planning a visit to the beach? The MOGL Pop-Up Library will be setting up in the Jekyll Island Beach Village on a variety of dates this fall. Find something to read while you enjoy our coastal location. Books for all ages and interests are available. No library card is necessary.

November 15, 2018 - 2:30 pm
Pop-Up Library at the GCPD
Glynn County Police Department
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The Marshes of Glynn Libraries’ Pop-Up Library, hosted by the Glynn County Police Department, will be setting up in the lobby of the Public Safety Complex on multiple dates during the library renovation. Stop by to find a book or two to read. Books for all ages and interests are available. No library card is necessary.

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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