Bring the toddlers to the Rubber Ducky Club this summer

Library story hours have ended for the newborns through five years of age. But the Rubber Ducky Club, designed for them, begins Monday, June 5. They are available at each branch during the regular Summer Reading Program. We have partnered with Excel by 5 to provide daily activities, such as coloring, arts and crafts, learning activities and story time. Register your child at any branch, beginning May 24.

Library Closings

All branches of the library system will be closed Saturday and Monday, May 27 and 29, in observance of the Memorial Day holiday.




Build A Better World is theme for the 2017 Summer Reading Program

Registration for the Hancock County Library System's 2017 Summer Reading Program begins Wednesday, May 24. Programs will begin Monday, June 5. They will run Monday through Friday at 10:30 a.m. for the kids and the Rubber Ducky program for newborn to 5 years of age. Programs will be Mondays at the Waveland Public Library; Tuesdays at the Pearlington Public Library; Wednesdays at the Bay St. Louis-Hancock County Library; Thursdays at the Kiln Public Library; and Fridays at the East Hancock County Public Library.

Teen programs will be announced soon. Programs for teens include building a trebuchet, and a DIY project with a packet of supplies and instructions to take home. Projects will be announced during the first week.