Membership Renewal Time

It is that time of the year to renew your Friends of the Library membership for 2015-16!

The Friends of the Statesboro-Bulloch County Library offers five categories of membership:

  • Annual Individual Membership $15.00
  • Annual Family Membership $25.00
  • Annual Sustaining Membership $50.00
  • Annual Patron Membership $100.00
  • Total Life Membership $1000.00

Click Here to Download a Fillable Membership Form

Upcoming Library Programs for Adults

 

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RESUME HELP & MORE!

Georgia Southern University students will be at the Statesboro Library offering help with resumes, cover letters, job applications, interview advice and more!

WHEN: Mon.– Fri. 9 am-1pm, 2pm –6pm; Sat. 2pm- 6pm (Ends April 22nd)

 

COUPON CLUB

Come in and learn some money-saving tips! Meetings are held every other Monday of each month at 11:00.

WHEN: 11:00 a.m. Monday, February 1 (no meeting on Presidents Day 2/15)

 

FREE READ BOOK CLUB

Looking for your next great read? Know of any good books that others may be interested in? This is the book club for you! Meetings are held on the first Thursday of each month at 6:30.

WHEN: 6:30 p.m. Thursday, February 4

 

CHINESE NEW YEAR CELEBRATION

Join us as we celebrate the Chinese New Year! This is a very special event for people of all ages to learn how the new year is celebrated within another culture.

WHEN: 10:00 am Saturday, February 6

 

BLACKWATER PRESERVE INFO SESSION

Are you interested camping, kayaking, or hunting? We will have a representative from Statesboro’s own Blackwater Preserve coming in to tell you all about these things and so much more! Come in for an opportunity to win a canoeing or kayaking trip for a day!

WHEN: 2:00 pm Saturday, February 6

 

GENEALOGY WORKSHOP FOR BEGINNERS

This is the second of a 4-part workshop that covers the basic skills needed for genealogy. The workshops are presented in phases and cover topics including interview questions and how to fill out a family spreadsheet. Worksheets are given between meetings to allow participants to interview family members, fill in blank areas, and find resources.

WHEN: 12:00 -2:00 p.m. Monday, February 8 (Additional dates: 3/14, 4/11)

 

ADULT COLORING CLASS

Coloring isn’t just for kids! It can also help improve concentration and stress levels. Bring your colored pencils and get ready to have some fun! Coffee and smiles will be served.

WHEN: 6:00 p.m. Thursday, February 11, 2016

 

CRAFT DAY: MADE WITH LOVE

The best gifts are handmade and straight from the heart. Come in and make that special someone a gift to remember.

WHEN: 4:00 p.m. Friday, February 12

 

JOB SEARCH WORKSHOP: THE COVER LETTER

We’ve added another installment to our Job Search Workshop series. What’s an awesome resume without an equally awesome cover letter to go along with it? Let us help you build a cover letter that is sure to nab you that job!

WHEN: 1:00 p.m. Saturday, February 13

 

MOVIE MATINEE: LEAP YEAR

Anna Brady plans to travel to Dublin, Ireland to propose marriage to her boyfriend Jeremy on Leap Day, because, according to Irish tradition, a man who receives a marriage proposal on a leap day must accept it. With Amy Adams and Matthew Goode. (2010, 100 min., PG)

WHEN: 2:00 p.m. Saturday, February 13

 

COOKING CLASS SERIES: BEGINNERS — LET’S DO DINNER!

Join Patrick White, Executive Chef at Emma’s Restaurant, in a three-part instructional cooking series. Chef White will be leading you in a live demonstration, guiding you into your next cooking adventure.

WHEN: 5:00 pm Tuesday, February 1 6

 

BLACK EXCELLENCE: PAY IT FORWARD

In celebration of Black History Month, the Statesboro library is hosting an educational and inspirational event! Welcoming people of all ages to join us as we recognize Black excellence and pass that knowledge on to the next generation.

WHEN: 5:30 pm Wednesday, February 17

 

PARANORMAL BOOK CLUB

A book club is for those who love things that go bump in the night, the wonder of magic, or zooming through space at warp drive. The club is open to adults and older teens, and meets the third THURSDAY of every month. Here are the books for this month:https://www.smore.com/6b1sx-paranormal-urban-fantasy-sci-fi For more information e-mail:marionk@strl.info

WHEN: 6:00 pm Thursday, February 1 8

 

HOLISTIC HEALTH SERIES: NATURAL SKINCARE

Join yoga teacher and educator, Nicole Benisch in an exploration of ways to stay healthy and sane in the modern world! This month, Nicole demonstrates how to combine natural ingredients to make skincare products that are good for you!

WHEN: 2:00 p.m. Saturday, February 20

 

SENIOR SOCIAL

Calling all senior citizens for a special program just for you! Enjoy some delicious refreshments and delightful conversations. Mix and mingle and have a good ole’ time.

WHEN: 1:00 p.m. Monday, February 22

 

VISION BOARD PARTY!

A vision board is a tool used to help clarify, concentrate and maintain focus on your specific life goals. Join us as we put our dreams and aspirations into focus using our own creativity!

WHEN: 5:00 pm Tuesday, February 23

 

BRAIN GAMES

Don’t forget to include your mind in your New Year’s resolution to get fit! Come in a have some fun while improving your concentration and memory.

WHEN: 5:00 p.m. Friday, February 26