October Calendar Smyrna LIbrary

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

The Rutherford County Library System would like to take this opportunity to remind you to participate in our 1000 Books Before Kindergarten Program! Please call or stop by Youth Services at any of our branches for more information on this free program. 

Books From Birth

Governor's Books from Birth Foundation -- Thanks to Rutherford Books from Birth, your preschool age child can receive a free book by mail every month. Visit Rutherford Books from Birth to find out more or register online!

To register your child (ages 5 and below) or to update your mailing address, contact Elsa Britt at 615-962-7424.

Preschool Story Time

Preschool Story Time Smyrna Library Wednesdays 10amJoin us at Smyrna Library at 10:00am every Wednesday for interactive stories, songs, and early literacry concepts! 

Read With Maggie

Children working on their reading skills can sit and read to a certified Music City Pet Partners therapy dog, Maggie!

Registration is required. Each session with Maggie is 10 minutes.

Maggie visits the Smyrna Public Library on the first and third Thursday afternoon of each month 

From 3 P.M. to 5 P.M.

Call 615-459-4884

or email

to register


Pajama Story Time

Get ready for bedtime at Smyrna Public Library! Wear your P.J.'s, bring your stuffed animal and listen to songs, rhymes, lullabyes, and stories from Ms. Amy.Pajama Story Time at Smyrna Library Thursdays 6pm

Family Yoga at Smyrna Library

Yoga at Smyrna Library

Sight Word Snack Attack at Smyrna Library

Sight Word Snack Attack at Smyrna Library

Special Halloween Silly Song & Dance

Halloween Silly Song & Dance at Smyrna Library

Silly Song and Dance

Join Ms. Nicole for Silly Song and Dance every Monday and Tuesday at 10 A.M. at Smyrna Public Library This is an exciting high energy program for all ages.  Our songs are geared for toddlers and preschoolers to stretch, dance, and sing! We will learn about shapes, colors, letters, and numbers while singing and dancing.  Adult participation is encouraged.

Family Matinee

Family Movie at Smyrna Public Library




Crafterday at Smyrna Library

Crafterday at Smyrna Library

Lego Club

Lego Club at Smyrna Library

Teen Advisory Board (TAB)

The Teen Advisory Board (TAB) at Smyrna Public Library is a group of teens dedicated to supporting and promoting the Smyrna Public Library.

Being a TAB member involves:

  • Helping Smyrna Library's Youth Services Department implement quality young adult programming (book displays, events, clubs, and more!)
  • Gaining valuable skills through library service.
  • Networking with library staff for professional recommendations.
  • Building a young adult community and making friends at the Smyrna Library!
  • Creating the types of events and programming YOU want to see at your library.

The mission of the Smyrna Teen Advisory Board (TAB) is to proactively seek out new ideas and projects to improve how Smyrna Library serves the young adult community (ages 12-18).

Smyrna Library's Teen Advisory Board meets on the second Saturday of each month at 2:00pm

For any questions concerning TAB at Smyrna Public Library, please email

Fall Teen Volunteers at Smyrna Public Library (September-November)

Thank you for your interest in volunteering at the Smyrna Public Library. This section is intended for Teen Volunteers ages 13-17.  If you have any questions or concerns, you may contact Amy Barbieri at or you are 18+, please contact Stephanie Jones at or Al Brittain at

 Click HereFall Teen Volunteer signup

Teen Halloween at Smyrna Public Library


Teen Halloween at the Library, Smyrna

Welcome to the Smyrna Public Library Story Book Walk!

Smyrna Public Library's Story Book Walk features pages of a children's picture book posted on signs along the Town of Smyrna Parks & Recreation Greenway Trail that encircles the library.

Both the library and greenway trail are located in the J.J. McWilliams Old Rock School Park at 400 Enon Springs Road West in Smyrna.

The Story Book Walk is an innovative outdoor activity promoting literacy and physical activity by encouraging visitors of all ages to read new picture books each month while moving along the trail.


Our Current Sponsor

Thank you to our current sponsor of this month's Story Book Walk!


Interested in being a Story Book Walk sponsor?

Contact for more information.

PDF icon2022.Story Book Walk Sponsorship Letter Updated 2022.docx.pdf


Contact us about the Story Book Walk

Did you recently visit the Story Book Walk? Let us know how many children and adults visited by sending us a text at 615-930-0948 or email at! 

Follow our Smyrna Story Book Walk Facebook page to stay up to date on the Story Book Walk!