November 6, 2019
National Family Literacy Month

Live Oak Public Libraries encourages lifelong learning for all ages. Visit your library to find interesting books and engaging programs, like Music & Movement, an interactive literacy skills program that includes parents/caregivers. You can also find support resources for homework help and continuing education.

Entrepreneurship Training Program

Do you have a great idea for starting your own business? Check out the Entrepreneurship Training Program! This self-paced online course connects you with experienced people who have launched their own successful businesses. Free access is available with your library card.

PINES Library Card Design Contest

Your free PINES public library card is the key to discovering, learning, and building new skills. Tell us why you love your library through the PINES 20th anniversary library card design contest! Find the guidelines and entry form at
Deadline: November 15
Exploring Your Roots

As the holidays approach, many people are thinking of family. This is a great time to start exploring your roots with resources like Ancestry (available in library) and Heritage Quest (available remotely with your library card). Discover genealogy and local history at your library and online.

Johnny Mercer: The Television Years

November 12 | 5:30 PM | Bull Street Library
Join us to celebrate the 110th birthday of Johnny Mercer, Savannah's own "musical ambassador to the world". The program will feature videos of Johnny's first appearances on TV performing his own songs and other hits.

1,000 Books B4 Kindergarten

1,000 Books B4 Kindergarten is a fun and easy free program that will help your child develop valuable skills and discover a love of books! Research shows that reading books and sharing stories are two of the best ways to help children develop the language skills they need to enter school ready to learn.

Books We're Excited About

Fall 2019: What's next on your reading list? Check out one of these books recommended by library staff! If you are hungry for something new, Midway-Riceboro Library is serving up some great reads! Try your appetite for adventure with one of these staff picks.


Live Oak Public Libraries will be closed:
November 11: Labor Day
November 28-29: Thanksgiving

Ebooks, audio, video and more resources are always available online at!

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.