Augusta-Richmond County Public Library System
  • Welcome to
    Augusta-Richmond County Public Library System!

  • 1000 Books Before Kindergarten

    You are about to embark on a fantastic, life-long journey with your child! Read More
  • Volunteers needed @ your library!

    Click here to volunteer today!
  • Wireless Printing

    Print directly to one of our printers from your own computer, smartphone, or tablet from anywhere in the world. Read More
  • Pronunciator

    Learn a new language Read More
  • Library to go!

    Augusta-Richmond County Public LIbrary offers book delivery services to senior living facilities.

    Call 706-821-2600 for more information.
  • Lego Club

    Lego club @ the library.

    2nd Saturday each month starting at 2:00 PM.
  • Racing to Read 5K

    1 Mile Fun Run—9:30 a.m.
    5K Run—10:00 a.m.

    Lake Olmstead Park
    Julian Smith Barbeque Pit
    3 Milledge Road, Augusta, GA
    Click here for more information!
  • Urban Fiction Group

    Join Us The 3rd Wednesday
    Every Month @ 3:00pm
    2nd Floor Headquarters Library
    Call Brenda @ 706-821-2616 or email for more information
  • Book Madness

    Diamond Lakes Branch Library Read More
  • ARCPLS Film Series

    Headquarters Library Read More
  • Burn all the Witches!

    Maxwell Branch Library Read More
  • Game of Thrones

    Themed snacks!
    Trivia & Door Prizes
    We’ll watch “The Children”
    Discussion: Books vs. TV show
    For more information: 706-821-2631 or
    **For mature audience only**
  • Adult Craft

    Bring your own materials and create a decorative
    monogrammed burlap plate.
    April 14, 2015 @ 11:30 am
    Wallace Branch Library
    1237 Laney Walker Blvd.
    Augusta, Georgia 30901
    Please call (706) 722-6275 for registration and materials.
  • AARP Tax Help

    Headquarters Library Read More
  • How to Obtain Federal Income Tax Forms

    Click "Read More" to be sent to the forms download page Read More
  • Understanding How Illness is Influenced by Culture in Africa

    April 16, 5:30—6:30pm
    Maxwell Branch Library
    1927 Lumpkin Rd
    Reservations Suggested ~ 706.793.2020
  • Money Matters Workshop

    Saturday, April 18, 2015
    @ 12:30 pm
    Wallace Branch Library
    1237 Laney Walker Boulevard
    Augusta, Georgia 30901
    Reservation required. Please call 706-722-6275
  • Don't Be A Victim!

    Learn to recognize common financial fraud schemes.
    APRIL 20th, 2—3 PM
    Maxwell Branch Library
    Reservations Suggested—706.793.2020
  • Guess the Poet

    Wednesday, April 1 - April 22
    Diamond Lakes Branch Library
    101 Diamond Lakes Way
    Hephzibah GA 30815
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  • Be Money Smart

    April 18th - April 25th 2015
    For more information, click the button below
    or call 706-821-2615
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  • An Ecological History of the CSRA

  • Heritage Scrapbooking

    April 27 @ 2:00pm Georgia Heritage Room
    Space Limited! Call (706) 826-1511 to register.
  • ARCPLS Film Series

    April 7 - Selma
    April 14 - Fahrenheit 451
    April 21 - Wild
    April 28 - The Immigrant
  • Spirit of the Centuries

    Headquarters Library Read More
  • Young Children's Story Time

    Diamond lakes Branch Library Read More
  • Classic Movies For Seniors

    Wednesday, April 1, May 6, and June 3 at 10:30 am
    Diamond Lakes Branch Library
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  • Summer Reading 2015 Kickoff Event

    June 6th, 2015 @ 11:00 AM

    Augusta-Richmond County Public Library
    823 Telfair Street
    Augusta, GA 30901
  • Discover Zinio

    April 16th @ 11:30 AM
    May 14th @ 2:00 PM
    June 20th @ 10:30 AM

    Call 706-821-2615 to reserve your spot today!
  • Testing Available Online

    Click "Read More" to learn more Read More
  • Kidney Smart Classes

    Headquarters Library Read More
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Upcoming Events

Events on 04/01/2015
"Guess the Poet" Teen Poetry Contest
Location: Diamond Lakes Branch
Starts: 12:00 am
Events on 04/01/2015
Toddler Storytime @ Appleby!
Location: Appleby Branch
Starts: 10:05 am
Events on 04/01/2015
Story Time for Tots: Easter
Location: Headquarters
Starts: 10:15 am
Events on 04/01/2015
Classic Movies for Seniors
Location: Diamond Lakes Branch
Starts: 10:30 am
Events on 04/01/2015
Preschool Storytime @ Appleby!
Location: Appleby Branch
Starts: 10:30 am

Our Game of Thrones program is 4 days away!!! ... See MoreSee Less

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The Georgia Room will be presenting "An Ecological History of the Savannah River Valley" on Saturday, April 25th at 1pm. Carol Eldridge from the Savannah River Ecology Lab will be the guest speaker and will be bringing some animals as part of her presentation! This looks to be an event the whole family can enjoy! ... See MoreSee Less

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Attention parents, grandparents and caregivers! The Children's Department will be hosting free Music & Me classes starting on April 20th! Please call the Children's Department at 706-821-2623 for more information. ... See MoreSee Less

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Please join us Tuesday, March 31st at 6pm for our Tuesday Night Movie Series. The featured movie is The Imitation Game (2014, Directed by Morton Tyldum, Rated PG-13, Running Time, 114 minutes). ... See MoreSee Less

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Please join us Tuesday, March 24th at 6pm for our Tuesday Night Movie Series. The featured movie is The Theory of Everything(2014, Directed by James Marsh, Rated PG-13, Running Time, 123 minutes). ... See MoreSee Less

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22 more days to go Game of Thrones fans! Let the library help ease the wait- come to our Game of Thrones program on Saturday, April 4th. There will be trivia and themed snacks! We'll watch Season 4, Episode 10: The Children, and discuss books and the upcoming season. ... See MoreSee Less

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The Georgia Room program From Deviance to Death Row scheduled for tomorrow, March 19th at 2:00 pm, has been cancelled due to illness. Rescheduled time TBA. ... See MoreSee Less

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Want to learn a new language or brush up on your foreign language skills?
Do you know someone who wants to improve their English language skills?
Do you have a child that wants to learn a foreign language?
Our new database, Pronunciator, can help and best of all, it's FREE!
There are learning levels for kids, ESL modules for the English language learner and over 80 foreign languages to choose from!
And did I mention it was free!
Visit our website, click on the Digital Library tab and then click on Pronunciator. Follow the prompts to create your free account.
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Please join us this Thursday, March 19th at 2:00 pm in the auditorium of the Headquarters Library for FROM DEVIANCE TO DEATH ROW: A HISTORY OF WOMEN'S IMPRISONMENT, presented by Dr. Allison J. Foley, Associate Professor of Sociology, Criminal Justice, and Social Work at GRU. ... See MoreSee Less

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Our Winter Reading series continues on Tuesday with a book discussion for "The Three Faces of Eve." Please join us at 10am in the YA Area for a lively book discussion on this popular movie (and then come back at 6 to watch the movie!). (2 photos) ... See MoreSee Less

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