Events: For Adults
It’s Character That Counts!
Local author and World War II veteran Paul Grassey will discuss his book, “It’s Character That Counts”. Grassey uses his memoir to spotlight individuals from his school days and military service who exemplify the behaviors essenal to posive character development and success in life.
Savannah History: A Unique Perspective
Charles L. Hoskins, local author, historian and minister, will discuss Savannah history from his very personal and unique perspective. Father Hoskins is the author of eight books and a regular customer of Live Oak Public Libraries. His research into what he describes as “history,” not black or African American history, will provide fascinating insight into the narratives and lives of local history.
Savannah's Jewish Community: A Legacy for Our Future
Live Oak Public Libraries presents the TREE Loft at the Bull Street Library, a dynamic interactive space showcasing our communities.
The inaugural exhibit "Savannah's Jewish Community: A Legacy for Our Future," opens to the public Tues., Sept. 16 in partnership with MorningStar Arts.
Meet Maya Van Wagenen, Teen Author of "Popular"
Reaching Reluctant Readers
Storytelling, Puppetry, and
Creative Dramatic Arts as Literacy Tools: The Things We Learn with Joy We Remember Forever
A FREE workshop for Teachers, Media Specialists, Pre-service Teachers, Librarians, Education Majors & Parents, Fri., Nov. 7, 2014
Because of Them, We Can
Based on the “Because of Them, We Can” series of photos by Eunique Jones
created to “empower and excite young people about their history
and their future in a creative and yet relatable way.”
Children ages 6 to 10 will hear a story and learn how they
can carry on the legacies of our African‐American heroes.
Friends of the Library Used Book Sale
Think you're a master LEGO® builder? Join our LEGO® Club to hone your skills. Our monthly meetings will include a themed LEGO® build where you can create your own masterpieces! You may even find you work on display in the library. Ages 5 and up.
Small Business Resource Fair
Live Oak Public Libraries has partnered with the FDIC and UGA Cooperative Extension Office to provide a one-stop shopping opportunity for entrepreneurs to meet with and learn about the many organizations that provide funding, educational services, technical assistance, and other resources to current and prospective small business owners
Family Knitting Group
Carnegie Library Centennial Celebration
African American Genealogy Group
Southwest Writers' Group
Book Clubs @ Your Library
Paths to Home Ownership
To learn more about buying a home attend this free home-buyer education workshop series.
Part 1 will cover setting goals for home ownership, evaluating your credit and developing a budget. Part 2 will cover saving for home ownership, exploring housing options and shopping for a home. Registration is required by calling the UGA Cooperative Extension Office at 652-7981
Heartbeats for Life-GA: Strengthen Your Immune System
Money Smart Credit Clinic
The Consumer Credit Counseling Service, in partnership with Step Up Savannah, and Bank on Savannah, offers these free workshops to help consumers develop money management skills and positive financial relationships. This month’s topic is credit reports. Participants will be able to pull their credit report during the class and will also get tips on improving their credit scores. Space is limited.