The Waycross-Ware County Public Library celebrated National Poetry Month this April with a pocket poems, a poet-tree and a poetry contest. Here are the three winners: BEST ALL AROUND Author: Haley B Age: 12 Title: Millie and Dixie: My Dogs … Continue reading
Activist and filmmaker Sonja Tonpea is the author of the poignant documentary ‘Westfield’ Struggles to Success. This film portrays the stories and struggles faced by Westfield Village, an industrial labor town near Birmingham, AL plagued by poverty and segregation. Despite … Continue reading
In our ongoing efforts to provide the best possible service, the Okefenokee Regional Library System is closing library branches on March 13, 2015 for staff improvement. We will be bringing staff from all library branches to the Waycross branch for … Continue reading
After a great deal of planning, construction at the Appling County Public Library branch is now underway. Upgrades to the building will include new lights, fresh paint, new bathrooms, theater equipment in the program room, and improved staff areas. The … Continue reading
Trent Reynolds has been appointed as the new director of the Okefenokee Regional Library System effective February 2015.
Beginner and intermediate classes are coming soon to an OKRLS branch near you! August saw very successful classes at the Pierce County Public Library with a high turnout. Now that the pilot classes at Pierce are coming to an end, … Continue reading