ADULT PROGRAMS STATESBORO LIBRARY

FEBRUARY 2018

FEBRUARY 2018 - ADULT PROGRAMS @ the Statesboro Bulloch County Library, 124 S. Main St.


African American Genealogy - 6 PM Thursday February 1

Genealogy & Local History Coordinator, Lillian Wingate, will review different websites to aid in African American Genealogy research in Georgia, and will provide a brief history. Join Statesboro Library Genealogy on FaceBook to get notifications about upcoming programs.

Location: Computer Lab


52 WEEKS OF GIVING: 4 PM Friday, January 5, 12, 19, 26

This program has a different theme each week, all centered around giving back to our community and making a difference in people’s lives. Join any time!

Location: Community Room


Mango Languages: French - 2 PM Saturday February 3

Mango Languages is a free language learning program available to GA library patrons of all ages. Mango can be accessed on your computer, tablet or phone and provides fun, easy to follow lessons in over 60 languages. Stop by the Library for Mango French and see how easy it is to parle’ a new language!

Location: Community Room


Basic Computers: Keyboard & Mouse 12 pm Thurs. February 8

Learn how to use the mouse & keyboard and how to access the internet. For patrons who are unfamiliar with the computer. Instructed by Statesboro Library Technology Coordinator, Jasmine Cleveland.

Location: Computer Lab


Ships of Our Ancestors - 6 PM Saturday February 10

Genealogist, Shirlen Baldwin will be talking about the history of slave ships and how they are important for family research. Join Statesboro Library Genealogy on FaceBook to get notifications about upcoming programs.

Location: Community Room


Knitting & Crocheting Club - 2pm Saturday, January 13 & 27

Bring your knitting needles, crochet hooks and yarn! Share projects and get new ideas! New members welcome! Join the Statesboro Stitches Knitting & Crocheting Group on FaceBook to learn more!

Location: Teen Activity Room


ANIME & MANGA CLUB (12 – 18) 5PM Wednesday, January 10 & 24

For teens and young adults interested in watching and discussing different anime series. Enjoy an activity, snacks and new episodes each week!

Location: Teen Activity Room


COMIC CON (family program) 12 – 4 pm Saturday February 17

Join us for our own Comic Con! We’ll have cool activities, table games, fun learning sessions, and amazing vendors throughout the afternoon. You’ll even have the chance to meet some authors and artists! Everyone is encouraged to come dressed in costume – you might even win the costume contest!


History of Willow Hill – 6 PM Thursday, February 22

Dr. Alvin Jackson will be talking about the history of Willow Hill; the first school for African American's in Bulloch County. Join Statesboro Library Genealogy on FaceBook to get notifications about upcoming programs.

Location: Community Room


How to: Find a Grave - 6 PM Tuesday, February 27

Come learn how to navigate the new website version of findagrave.com to aid in your search for your ancestors. And, join Statesboro Library Genealogy on FaceBook to get notifications about upcoming programs!

Location: Computer Lab


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