FOL

June 3, 2019
A “million word gap” for children who aren’t read to at home

Astounding! One of our efforts is to promote literacy, so we will be at the Statesboro Main Street Farmers Market on Saturday, June 8, handing out a free book to each child who comes by. We will also have a selection of books for purchase. Stop by, get to know us, and maybe join us in this community effort to support the education of our community.

#StatesboroGA #FreeBook

Young children whose parents read them five books a day enter kindergarten having heard about 1.4 million more words than kids who were never read to, a new study found. This “million word gap” could be one key in explaining differences in vocabulary and reading development, said Jessica Logan, ...

May 28, 2019
Reading Books

And, if you buy them from our Everlasting Book Sale, you will be even richer! Paperbacks $.50 and hardbacks $2.00. Don't forget our specials: large-print, religious, and select cookbooks! Get them before they're gone!

#BookSale #StatesboroGA

May 25, 2019
Statesboro-Bulloch County Library

In honor of Memorial Day the library will be CLOSED Monday, May 27.

May 24, 2019

Just in time for a beach weekend, the Everlasting Book Sale was updated yesterday with new titles in all categories. Big sales going on right now on cookbooks, religious titles, and large print. Stop by before you head out of town!

#BeachReads #StatesboroGA

May 22, 2019
People Who Read A Lot of Books Are Way Nicer, Kinder and Empathetic

We agree - the FOL folks are a really nice group of people. If you love books and our local library, we would love to have you join us! The more members, the more we can do for the library and our community!

#StatesboroGA

Study has shown that book readers who read about fiction, drama and romance are nicer, empathetic and kinder.

May 20, 2019
Statesboro-Bulloch County Library

Would you take a few moments to complete a survey that can help the Statesboro-Bulloch County Library maintain funding? Please share!

#StatesboroGA #SummerReading

Do you love our Summer Reading Program? Do you want to make sure it continues? Then help us out by completing a quick survey here: http://bit.ly/2n7Kpkw.

Your response can help ensure we continue to receive federal funding from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, which makes our Summer Reading Program possible. And please share the link with anyone you know who supports Summer Reading!

May 17, 2019

BEACH season is almost here! Need some beach reads? Get them at our Everlasting Book Sale. Paperbacks are 50 Cents each - can't beat that price! We completely restocked the Everlasting Book Sale after our Big Book Sale, so there are all new titles available! And, we add new titles every week! Message us if you are looking for something specific, and we will let you know if we have it.

#BeachReads #BookSale

May 14, 2019
Classic Children’s Books Now Digitized and Put Online: Revisit Vintage Works from the 19th & 20th Centuries

Love vintage books? Take a look!

#StatesboroGA #VintageBooks

Children’s books are big business. And the market has never been more competitive. Bestselling, character-driven series spawn their own TV shows. Candy-colored readers feature kids’ favorite comic and cartoon characters.

May 10, 2019
Statesboro-Bulloch County Library

Looking for a new hobby? Knit, crochet, or do other needlework and looking for a social group to share ideas with? Don't know how? This is the group for you!

#StatesboroGA #Knit #Crochet

New members are always welcome at Knitting & Crocheting Club!
Bring your project and share some conversation and ideas.

May 9, 2019
Statesboro-Bulloch County Library

Okay, grownups! Time to have a little free fun!

#StatesboroGA #Bingo

Adult Bingo!!
Winners take home prizes

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