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Milledgeville Makerspace Project

In collaboration with local business Need-A-Nerd, Georgia College’s Ina Dillard Russell Library, the Twin Lakes Library System has been named a finalist for the Knight Foundation Cities Challenge. This challenge is “a competition that supports innovations that will make cities more successful”.

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Foreign Language Classes!

In collaboration with the Foreign Language Department at Georgia College, the Twin Lakes Library System is pleased to announce that it will offer free “Forgivable” language classes at the Mary Vinson Memorial Library starting on February 4th, 2015.

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Children's Programming

Children’s Programming

The Twin Lakes Library System is renowned for its children’s programming. With programming weekly it’s no wonder our patrons keep coming back for more.

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This Flourishing Grove

FlourishComing soon to Milledgeville!

“This Flourishing Grove,”  is an opportunity for Milledgeville area residents to learn more about Georgia natural resources and local history. It is sponsored by the Twin Lakes Library System, the Lockerly Arboretum, the Digital Library of Georgia, the Digital Public Library of America, and the Knight Foundation.


This exciting new venture will be held:

Saturday, March 14

Lockerly Arboretum: 1534 Irwinton Road from 10:30 2 p.m.

Mary Vinson Memorial Library: 151 Jefferson Street SE from 2 p.m.-5 p.m.

Most events are open free to the public.


Lockerly Arboretum:
Tours of Lockerly Arboretum, 10:30 a.m.-noon
Demonstrations and displays of work created by local craftspeople, 10:30 a.m.- noon
Rose Hill Mansion Tours ($3 per person), 11 a.m.-1p.m.
Lockerly Kids Activity Stations, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
Catered lunch from Georgia Bob’s Barbecue, noon -1 p.m.
William Bartram Re-enactment and Puppet Show, 1 p.m.-2 p.m.

Mary Vinson Memorial Library:
Educational displays, 2 p.m.-5 p.m.
Meet and greet with Smokey Bear, 2:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m.
Family scavenger hunt, 2:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m.
ViziTech Rover Demonstration, 3:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
Crafts for kids and teens, 3:30 p.m.-5 p.m.

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Foreign Language Storytime!


In addition to providing the Forgivable Language Classes, the Mary Vinson Memorial Library will also commence a monthly public bilingual story time as a way to introduce children to different languages and cultures. There are plans in place to host two Spanish Story Times on February 17th and March 24th.

So please bring your family and join us for this exciting new venture!


Ebook services work again using GADD

Greetings Patrons,


We have received work that Georgia Download Destination for ebook and audiobook services is working again!

Thank you for your patience as we worked to resolve this issue!

Happy Reading!

-Twin Lakes Library Staff


Ebook Services Temporarily Down

Attention patrons of Twin Lakes Library System!

Georgia Download Destination is currently experiencing website issues. At this time, you may be unable to log into your account, in order to, download ebooks or audiobooks.   Twin Lakes Library System is currently working with the PINES help desk to resolve this issue.

Library staff apologizes for the inconvenience this may of caused you, and will post notice when the GADD website is working again.

Thank you for your patience

-Twin Lakes Library Staff


Upcoming Closing for January 2015


The Twin Lakes Library System will be CLOSED the following days:

Friday, January 16, 2015-Evergreen updates

Saturday, January 17th, 2015-Evergreen updates

Monday, January 19th, 2015- In observance for the Martin Luther King Jr. national holiday

Normal Business hours will resume on Tuesday, January 20th, 2015.

We apologize for the inconvenience

-Twin Lakes Library Staff