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COVID-19 Update and Information

The Marshes of Glynn Libraries are extending closure to the public through April 30 due to COVID-19 concerns. Due to the Shelter In Place Order by Governor Kemp, the libraries will temporarily end telephone service and close the book drops as of Friday, April 3.

Public Wi-Fi is accessible from the porches and parking lots of both buildings. Users are advised to maintain social distancing as defined in the Executive Order.

Library Services

Get a Digital-Access Library Card

The library is temporarily suspending this service as of Friday, April 3, due to Gov. Kemp’s statewide Shelter in Place Order.

If you would like access to the library’s e-books, e-audiobooks, and digital magazines, but don’t have a library card, we are ready to help. Follow these instructions to sign up for a library card by phone.

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Phone Services during Closure

Due to the Shelter In Place Order by Governor Kemp, the libraries will temporarily end telephone service as of Friday, April 3.

Library staff are available to answer phone calls at the following times.

  • Monday through Friday – 9:30 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Saturday – 9:30 AM to 1:00 PM
  • Brunswick Library: (912) 279-3740
  • St. Simons Library: (912) 279-3750

E-Books, E-Audio, and E-Magazines

  • RBdigital offers e-books, e-audiobooks, and downloadable magazines.
  • eRead Kids provides access to nearly 10,000 e-books for elementary-aged readers.
If you need assistance, please call one of our libraries or watch one of our tutorials.

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Virtual Programs and Storytimes

Several of our library programs have been converted into a digital format.
  • Yoga with Bitsy: instructor Bitsy Moores presents a new yoga video every Monday morning.
  • Virtual Storytime with KK: beloved storyteller Kelly Greene, aka KK, does storytime on the Brunswick-Glynn Library Facebook page live every Thursday at 10:30.
  • Craft With A Story: Karen Larrick presents a story with an accompanying craft every other Monday. The next video will be posted 4/6/2020. This is great for grade-school aged kids.
  • Cookbook Club: although not as tasty as the in-person club meetings, it is still interesting to see the outcome of the recipes. On 4/13/2020, we will post a video of a recipe prepared from the cookbook of the month: My Kitchen Year: 136 Recipes That Saved My Life by Ruth Reichl.
  • Adult Craft Video: a short video displaying a craft for adults that can by made from things laying around the house. This video will be published on 4/2/2020.
  • Know Your Rights: local attorney Shauna Carmichael will be presenting information on topics ranging from advance directives on health care to kinship care. Dates TBA

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Social Media Accounts

News and Information

Library Press Releases

Press Releases from the Marshes of Glynn Libraries regarding our response to COVID-19:

Local Government and Agency Updates

Information from local governments and organizations regarding COVID-19:

State and Federal Updates

Media Coverage

Some news sites with extensive COVID-19 and local coverage:

Calendar of Events

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HOURS

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