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Summertime programs announced
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Live Oak Public Libraries’ programs at the Liberty Branch and Midway-Riceboro Branch libraries have been announced.
Tree Tots Storytime
Children are invited for stories, songs, crafts and more at 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays. For more information, call the Liberty Branch Library at 368-4003.

VRP Kickoff Festival
Liberty Branch
June 2 at 2 p.m.
Chad Crews presents the “Reading Takes You Everywhere Extravaganza” VRP Kickoff Festival.
Enjoy magic, music, storytelling, and live animals with Chad Crews. Also, it’s a great opportunity to sign up for VRP. The event is for all ages.

Tie-Dye T-Shirt Craft
Midway-Riceboro Branch
June 4 at 3 p.m.
Bring a cotton T-shirt to this event and create art you can wear. Space is limited and registration is required. For ages 5 and up.

Beading Jewelry
Liberty Branch
June 5 at 7 p.m.
Join the Liberty Branch Library for a craft class. Learn the peyote beading stitch and use it to create bracelets. The program should last a little over an hour, and the class will be limited to 15 participants. Registration is required. For ages 10 and up.

Have Books, Will Travel
Liberty Branch
June 7 at 10:30 a.m.
Discover a world of new places with this special scavenger hunt. Everybody wins! For ages 5 and up.

Mad Science
Midway-Riceboro Branch
June 12 at 1 p.m.
Be amazed at the spectacular demonstrations of scientific principles. For ages 5 and up.

Mad Science
Liberty Branch
June 12 at 3 p.m.
Be amazed at the spectacular demonstrations of scientific principles. For ages 5 and up.

Campfire Tales
Liberty Branch
June 13 at 7 p.m.
Stories, games and songs around the campfire. Pajamas, flashlights, and pillows welcome!  For ages 4 to 8.

Georgia State University Summer Wildlife Program
Midway-Riceboro Branch
June 19 at 1 p.m.
A lively and fascinating program will be offered that includes a selection of birds of prey, reptiles, amphibians and giant bugs. For ages 5 and up.

Puppet Show
Liberty Branch
Thursday, June 21 at 2 p.m.
Goldilocks and the Three Bears with Cassandra Lamar and Jer Udvadia Songs and a puppet show. For ages 5 and up.

June 26 at 7 p.m.
June 28 at 7 p.m.
A Manga Madness Cartooning workshop with Mike Edge is planned. Teens will spend 90 minutes recreating themselves into popular anime/comic superheroes. A graphic illustrator, Edge instructs. Class size is limited to 15 students and registration is required. Sign up early. This one will fill up quickly. For ages 12 and up.

Tea & Tales
Tea & Tales Book Group at the Midway-Riceboro Branch Library to meet. This book discussion group meets at the Midway-Riceboro Library every three weeks on Thursday at 5:30 p.m On June 21, there will be a discussion of, “The Closers” by Michael Connelly. For more information, call the Midway-Riceboro Branch Library at 884-5742.

Liberty Branch
June 27 at 2 p.m.
Let your imagination take you to new places. Share an original story, poem or drawing, or just come and create. Feel free to come in costume. For ages 5 and up.

Puppet Magic
Midway-Riceboro Branch
June 28 at 2 p.m.
See a puppet show and then create a puppet of your own. For ages 5 and up.

Computer Classes
Introduction to Excel (Liberty): An introductory class in this popular spreadsheet program will be offered at 7 p.m.  June 12. Learn how to create a simple spreadsheet and add graphs. Prerequisite: Introduction to Word or similar skills. Call 368-4003 to register.

Introduction to Publisher (Liberty): A course on the desktop publishing program, Microsoft Publisher will be offered at 7 p.m. June 19. Learn to create newsletters, calendars and more. Prerequisite: Intermediate Word or similar skills. To register, call the library at 368-4003.
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