Suit Up for Super
Sequoyah Regional Library System presents a month-long celebration of fandom featuring superheroes, gaming, cosplay, take-home crafts, and virtual programs; all for free! First hosted in 2016 to great success, Sequoyah-Con invites families to join the fun in 2021 by participating in online events on the library’s Facebook and YouTube pages. View the full schedule of events at calendarwiz.com/sequoyahreglib
The SRLS Surplus Sale
Sequoyah Regional Library System is selling some of its surplus items on Mondays between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. All items will be sold as-is, and only cash payments of exact change will be accepted. Buyers are responsible for the removal and loading of purchased items. Items are for sale at different libraries. Please visit sequoyahregionallibrary.org/surplus for a list, photographs, locations, and prices of items being sold.
Upcoming Events for Local Entrepreneurs
In April, Sequoyah Regional Library System is providing a series of virtual events in partnership with Grow with Google to support local entrepreneurs, small business owners, and veterans seeking employment. Attendees will be able to learn from local entrepreneurs, explore career services offered by the Georgia VECTR Center, and discover how free library resources can help your business succeed. To register for these events, visit calendarwiz.com/sequoyahreglib.
Enter the GPB Kids Writing Contest
Ready, set, write. Georgia students in grades K-3 can submit an original story with illustrations for GPB Education’s 2021 PBS KIDS Writers Contest. Win great prizes, including a chance to be featured on the GPB website! The deadline to enter is April 30. For rules and more info, visit www.gpb.org/writers
Library April 2021 Programming
Superhero Family Storytime Pick-Up Bag
April 2 – April 6
Pick up a take-home bag to make your storytime a little more super! Bags include a mask to decorate, a superhero sidekick craft template, and a certificate of super storytime training completion. Available while supplies last. Attendees are advised to wear protective face covering and follow social distancing guidelines.
DIY Play-Doh Infinity Stones Pick-Up Bag
April 5 – April 9
Learn how to create your own super-powered Play-Doh inspired by the brilliant colors of the Avengers' Infinity stones. Pick up a kit with materials, while supplies last. Attendees are advised to wear protective face covering and follow social distancing guidelines.
Snuggle Bunnies Pick-Up Bags
April 12 – April 16
Pick up materials to make your very own snuggle bunny. Thread, fabric, stuffing, and a sewing needle are provided. Limited supplies are available. Attendees are advised to wear protective face covering and follow social distancing guidelines. Don't forget to post a picture on Facebook and tag @PickensCountyLibrary and @SequoyahRegionalLibrary using #SeqLib so we can see the awesome snuggle bunny you've created.
Superb Superheroes Lap-Sit Storytime Pick-Up Bag
April 12 – April 14
Families who enjoy Lap-Sit Storytime can visit their local library to pick up a handout sheet that corresponds with the monthly theme, and includes a coloring activity on one side! Available while supplies last. Attendees are advised to wear protective face covering and follow social distancing guidelines.
Mr. Skeleton Take-and-Make
April 13 – April 27
Learn more about our amazing human bodies with this Mr. Skeleton craft! Visit your local library during normal service hours to pick up kits to create Mr. Skeleton. Supplies are limited and are available on a first come, first served basis. Attendees are advised to wear protective face covering and follow social distancing guidelines.
Real Life Heroes Family Storytime Pick-Up Bag
April 19 – April 21
Pick up a bag including a template and tissue paper for our featured craft! Available while supplies last. Attendees are advised to wear protective face covering and follow social distancing guidelines.
Pickens County Library, 100 Library Lane, Jasper, 706-692-5411