June 8, 2021
June 2021
Summer Reading Kicks Off!

June 1 - July 31, 2021
Join Live Oak Public Libraries for fun in the sun! All ages are invited on the adventure. Log your time reading, engage in cool activities, and you could earn a chance to win a Grand Prize: little ones could win a starter library or kids, teens, and adults could win a 10 inch Lenovo Tablet.

Virtual Author Visits

Wednesday, June 9 at 11:00 AM
Wednesday, June 16 at 11:30 AM & 2:30 PM
Thursday, June 17 at 11:30 AM
Connect with nationally recognized, award-winning authors and artists, who will share their inspiring stories with you, live online! Limited in-library viewing available. Contact your library.

Georgia Ag Experience

Georgia Farm Bureau is bringing its 36-foot mobile classroom to a library near you! Explore agriculture and technology, learn about local resources from community partner organizations, and start your own garden with help from the Seed Library.

LGBTQ+ Pride Month

June is Pride Month and the library is a place that is welcoming for everyone. Celebrate LGBTQ+ stories and voices through the Read Woke LGBTQ+ Voices Reading List. Find links to books for adults, teens, and children as well as e-resources in our collections.

Share Your Library Story:
A Silver Lining

"A silver lining of the pandemic is that we discovered we truly love doing school-at-home... Having the Tybee Library as our 'homeschool library' will help ensure that we never run out of books..."

Lunch & Learn: Career Readiness

Wednesday, June 9 at 12:00 PM | Online
Wednesday, June 23 at 12:00 PM | Online
Need help to get a job or advance in your career? Catch the next Lunch & Learn session to improve your interview skills or get tips for job searches.

Telfair Book Club

Thursday, June 10 at 6:00 PM | Online
Shelter in a Time of Storm by Jelani Favors
Telfair Museums presents monthly online book discussions on second Thursdays at 6:00 PM. Events are free and open to the public but registration is required. Books are available at your library.


Did you know that reading can be good for your mental health? Bibliotherapy promotes better understanding of one’s mental health and involves reading with the purpose of healing. Follow the link below for a list with both fiction and nonfiction titles on the topic of mental health.

Print/Copy/Scan/Fax Services

New Multifunction Devices are being installed at all libraries. The machines offer high quality, all-in-one Print/Copy/Scan/Fax services. Updated fees will apply to new devices and upgraded services. Old copy cards are going away, so please use your balance or request a refund at your library.

Teen Virtual Book Talk

Thursday, June 10 at 4:30 PM | Online
Thursday, June 24 at 4:30 PM | Online
Stay connected with this virtual bi-monthly book discussion group for teens. Each month we will pick a different theme, and June's kicks off with court intrigue!

Audiobook Appreciation Month

June is Audiobook Appreciation Month! Be sure to check out all the Live Oak Public Libraries has to offer through the PINES catalog, Libby, hoopla, eRead kids, and TumbleBooks.

Visit the eLibrary for more e-resources.
Community Conversations:
Talking About Technology

Monday, June 21 at 5:30PM | Online
Monday, July 19 at 10:30 AM | Online
Which tech skills do you want to learn? Tell us what types of beginner technology resources you would like to have at your library.

Grab & Go Meals

Grab & Go Meals are available at specific libraries and provide free, healthy food to the community, in partnership with America's Second Harvest of Coastal Georgia.

Click here for locations and times.

Holiday Closure
All Live Oak Public Libraries locations will be closed Monday, July 5, 2021 in observance of Independence Day. Visit us online anytime to access ebooks, eaudiobooks, movies, and more!

Follow and engage with us on social media via @liveoakpl on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
Live Oak Public Libraries
Live Oak Public Libraries is a system of 16 libraries providing programs and services in Chatham, Effingham, and Liberty Counties. Our mission is to provide excellent, responsive service to enrich people’s lives, support lifelong learning and build and enhance our communities.