Used Book Sale


Presented by the Friends of the Library, this huge book sale benefits the 18 branches of Live Oak Public Libraries. All items are $1 except for specialty items (such as coffee table books).

Top Story | tags: books and reading, Southwest Chatham

Chef Warren Caterson: Presentation and Cooking Demonstration


“Table for Two—The Cookbook for Couples” Join Chef Warren as he shares dozens of kitchen 􀆟ps, cooking hints and humorous anecdotes about the joys and challenges of cooking for two. Can it be fast, frugal and fun? You bet!

| tags: author, Bull Street, cooking, Southwest Chatham

Creative Writing Challenge


The results are in! Leopold’s Ice Cream and Live Oak Public Libraries recently asked Savannah Chatham County students to submit poems celebrating Savannah’s beautiful squares and the results were amazing. Two hundred and fifty poems, 13 winners and a lot of Savannah Pride!

For Kids | tags: Bull Street, Carnegie, contest, Forest City, Hinesville, Islands, Midway, Oglethorpe Mall, Ola Wyeth, poetry, Pooler, Port City, Port Wentworth, Rincon, Southwest Chatham, Springfield, Thunderbolt, Tybee, West Broad, WW Law

BYOT (Bring Your Own Tech)


Learn how to access electronic resources from the library on your mobile devices. Bring your library card, your device(s) and any related cords or cables. Various locations.

| tags: Bull Street, Hinesville, Islands, Midway, Oglethorpe Mall, Pooler, Rincon, Southwest Chatham

2014 Poster Contest!


Deadline is Thursday, April 24, 2014 Design a poster for the Savannah Children’s Book Festival! The annual festival celebrates the power of children’s books with storytelling, children’s book authors, costumed characters and other fun activities. The 2014 Savannah Children’s Book Festival is scheduled for Nov. 15, 2014, at Forsyth Park.

Guests | tags: contests, SCBF

2014 Savannah Children's Book Festival Storytimes


Live Oak Public Libraries presents special storytimes leading up to the Savannah Children’s Book Festival, which is set for Nov. 15, 2014, at Forsyth Park. These storytimes feature the books of a different festival author or illustrator each month.

Guests | tags: Bull Street, Carnegie, Forest City, Hinesville, Midway, Oglethorpe, Port City, Rincon, SCBF, Southwest Chatham, Springfield, storytimes, Thunderbolt, W.W. Law, West Broad

Starting a Home-Based Business


Identify the factors that contribute to home-based business success. Contact the UGA Chatham County Cooperative Extension office at 652-7981 to register.

Featured | tags: home business, Southwest Chatham

Where The Wild Balloon Things Are!


Help “dig” Max out of trouble! Max finds Where the Wild Things Are, but then gets swept off course on an amazing, fun, hilarious adventure! Features characters from “Where the Wild Things Are,” “Green Eggs and Ham,” “The Very Hungry Caterpillar” and more! May 5 - 15.

| tags: Bull Street, Hinesville, Islands, Midway, Oglethorpe Mall, Pooler, Port City, Rincon, Southwest Chatham, Thunderbolt, Tybee, West Broad

Computer Classes


Classes on various software, the Internet, and other related topics available at various branches.

Featured | tags: Bull Street, Carnegie, Hinesville, Midway, Southwest Chatham, West Broad

Southwest Writers' Group


Aspiring writers and published authors discuss their craft while receiving thoughtful, positive and useful critique in a supportive environment. All skill levels, genres and styles are welcome.

For Adults | tags: Southwest Chatham, writing

TumbleBooks: e-books for e-kids!


TumbleBookLibrary is an online collection of animated, talking picture books which teach young children the joys of reading in a format they'll love.

Services | tags: books and reading, e-books, Online services

Zinio Digital Magazines


Zinio allows you to download popular magazines to your computer, tablet or mobile device! 125 magazines are now available including The Economist; Newsweek; Us Weekly; Cosmopolitan; O, the Oprah Magazine; Rolling Stone; and many more!

Services | tags: e-books, Online services