Summer 2021
Join Live Oak Public Libraries for some fun in the sun with Summer Reading Program 2021: Tails & Tales! Check out great books, enjoy outdoor events, and engage with exciting virtual experiences. All ages are invited to go on the adventure. Get ready for a "turtle-y" awesome summer!
Sign Up Today!
Visit your library or register online with Beanstack to get started today! Log your time reading, engage in fun activities, and earn rewards as you go. Finish 10 hours of reading and complete 5 activities for a chance to win a Grand Prize! Get the Beanstack App to easily track progress on your mobile device.




Virtual Author Visits
Connect with nationally recognized, award-winning authors and artists, who will share their inspiring stories with you, live online! Follow the links to register and click here to view the full calendar. All events are free, but registration is required.
Carole Boston Weatherford and Jeffery Weatherford
via Zoom - click below to register
Christina Soontornvat
via Zoom - click below to register
Debbie Ridpath Ohi
via Zoom - click below to register

Georgia Ag Experience
Georgia Farm Bureau is bringing its 36-foot Mobile classroom to a library near you! Explore agriculture and technology to better understand where our food comes from. Learn about local resources from community partner organizations and start your own garden with help from the Seed Library. All events are free and open to the public. Safety practices will be observed.
images: Georgia Foundation for Agriculture
Monday, June 14
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday, June 23
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday, June 25
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Special Summer Programs
Click here for the complete calendar of programs. There is something for everyone! Outdoor storytimes and StoryWalks® will entertain childrenTeens can have fun with Anime Club and virtual meet-ups. Adults can engage with online book groups. And everyone will have a blast with drive-in movie nights at the library or family paint parties at home!

Social distancing and safety protocols are in place at all libraries and in-person activities.
Quick Pickup
Stop by your library to pick up books and more to feed your mind and your body. Request a customized Book Bundle for kids or teens. Contact your library to request curbside express service for picking up your items.

Take & Make Craft Kits are available at participating libraries, while supplies last. Explore your creative side with themed art supplies, STEM activities, and DIY projects you can enjoy at home. Join in with virtual craft classes online too!

Grab & Go Meals are available at specific libraries, offering healthy breakfast and lunch for free. Click here for locations and times. Live Oak Public Libraries is proud to provide this service in partnership with America’s Second Harvest of Coastal Georgia.
Take the Library with You
Whether you stay home this summer, travel out of town, or head to the beach -- you can take the library with you! Access e-books, e-audiobooks, movies / TV, and more online anytime 24/7 from wherever you are. You can also use your library card to check out passes to parks, museums, and cultural centers across the state!
Thank You
Support for 2021 Summer Reading Program is provided in part by a grant from Georgia Public Library Service and the Sandra Dunagan Deal Center for Early Language and Literacy.