Library schedules

KILL-A-WATT DEVICE AVAILABLE: Tool kit available for checkout at all Richmond County public libraries; device measures amount of energy used by an appliance per hour and can help determine energy efficiency

MAIN LIBRARY

902 GREENE ST.

(706) 821-2600

HOURS: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday-Thursday; 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2-5:30 p.m. Sunday

MOVIE NIGHT: 6:30 p.m. Mondays; Monday, Moon, rated R; free

STORYTIME: 10 a.m. Tuesdays; for ages 3 to 6

STORYTIME: 10:45 a.m. Tuesdays; ages 2 and younger; parents must stay with children

APPLEBY BRANCH

2260 WALTON WAY

(706) 736-6244

HOURS: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday; 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday-Friday; 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturday

CRAFT WORKSHOP: 11 a.m. to noon today; for ages 3-5; registration required

SETTING UP E-MAIL COMPUTER CLASS: 11 a.m. to noon Tuesday; registration required

STORYTIME: 10:05-10:20 a.m. Wednesdays; for ages 18 months to 35 months

STORYTIME: 10:30-11:15 a.m. Wednesdays; ages 3 and older

DIAMOND LAKES BRANCH

101 DIAMOND LAKES WAY

(706) 772-2432

HOURS: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday and Wednesday; 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday and Friday; 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturday

INTRODUCTION TO SPREADSHEETS COMPUTER CLASS: 6 p.m. Mondays, Monday, Feb. 1, 8 and 15; use Microsoft Excel to learn how to create and use spreadsheets, charts and graphs; registration required

STORYTIME: 10 a.m. Tuesdays; with stories, games and songs; group of six or more must reserve space in advance

FRIEDMAN BRANCH

147 JACKSON ROAD

(706) 736-6758

HOURS: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday and Wednesday; 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday and Friday; 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturday

STORYTIME: 10 a.m. Tuesdays

WALLACE BRANCH

1237 LANEY-WALKER BLVD.

(706) 722-6275

HOURS: 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday and Wednesday; 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday; 12:30-5:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday

BOOK DISCUSSION: 6:30-7:30 p.m. today; discussion of the book Push by the author Sapphire; register at discussion to win tickets for a matinee showing of the movie Precious, inspired by the book

STORYTIME: 10-11:15 a.m. Wednesdays; registration required

MAXWELL BRANCH

1927 LUMPKIN ROAD

(706) 793-2020

HOURS: 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday; 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday; 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturday

STORYTIME: 10 a.m. Wednesdays; registration required


Top headlines

Commission plays 'Let's Make A Deal'

Political rumors are running wild in Augusta just like goats at city detention ponds. For example, here are e-mails that have been making the rounds.
Search Augusta jobs