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Children ages 12 and under are invited to participate in Newton County Library System’s Winter Reading Program from December 1st-31st

Drop by any branch of the Newton County Library System and pick up a Winter Reading Log. Read 4 books, record them on your Winter Reading Log, and return it to any branch of the Newton County Library System (Covington, Porter Memorial (Oak Hill) or Newborn). (One Winter Reading Log/ Winter Reading Prize per child, please).

Complete the Reading Log and register to win a special Winter Reading Grand Prize!

Be sure to check out our Winter Children’s programs too!


o   Tuesday December 10th Pajama Storytime @ 5:30pm (Porter)


o   Thursday December 12th- Pajama Storytime @ 5:30pm (Covington)


o   Monday December 16th- Pajama Storytime @ 4pm (Newborn)


o   Wednesday December 18th- Winter Movie@ 4:30pm (Porter)


o   Thursday December 19th- Winter Movie @ 4:30pm (Covington)


Snow Man Scavenger Hunt (Ages 12 and under)- Wednesday December 4th & Wednesday December 11th

Find the clues on the Newton County Library System website and the NCLS Facebook page.

 Visit any branch of the Newton County Library System and use your clues to find the hidden Snow Man. If you find him, your name will be entered to win a Grand Prize!


Gift Tree


·         The Friends of the Newton County Library invite you to choose an ornament from our Annual Gift Tree from November 25-December 31, 2013.


·         Select a “money ornament“ from 6 different denominations ($1.00, $5.00, $10.00, $20.00, $50.00, $100.00).


·         Take it to the Front Desk with your check, credit card or cash.


·         Be sure to fill out a “Gift Tree” form acknowledging your donation.


All proceeds will go toward buying new materials for the Newton County Library System.