More upcoming events at Cobb Public Libraries
The Cobb Public Library, in addition to the obvious role it plays in making books available to the public, also hosts many fun and educational events.
We’ve highlighted this one before, but we’ll repeat it here:
The Gardeners’ Night Out in Cobb Libraries series is back! Garden Bargains is the subject of the Gardeners’ Night Out program at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, October 12 at #MountainViewLibrary.
And here’s an event at the North Cobb Library:
Join us Tuesday evening October 12 at 6 p.m. at #NorthCobbLibrary as we continue to explore the rich history of Northern Georgia towns that are no more as we delve into North Georgia’s Underwater Ghost Towns with author Lisa Russell.
You can find more information on this suitable event for Halloween by following this link.
The Swiss Library hosts this forum on relationships:
This workshop with guest speakers Nina Norstrom and Kesha Nichols promotes healthy relationships with family and peers. Join us to learn how to deal with these negative behaviors such as anxiety, bullying, depression, domestic violence and more.
It’s October 16, and more information can be found by following this link.
Cobb Public Libraries always have a busy schedule, and you should keep up to date by checking their website regularly.
About the Cobb County Public Library
According to the Cobb County Public Library website:
Cobb County Public Library is a 15 branch system headquartered in Marietta, Georgia, where its staff serve a diverse population of over 750,000 people. Cobb is one of Georgia’s fastest growing counties, and the Cobb County Public Library is dedicated to being a resource center in the community by providing equal access to information, materials and services. .
History of the Cobb Library System
Cobb County’s first public library was opened at Sarah Freeman Clarke’s home in Marietta. The first free-standing library building, opened on Church Street in 1893, was named after Clarke.
Libraries were opened in Acworth and Austell over the following years, and in 1959 the town of Marietta and several other Cobb County libraries combined to form a county-wide system which began the Public Library. of Cobb County as we know it today.
You can read more about the history of the Cobb County Public Library by following this link.