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Posted on: May 23, 2022

Free eye exams, glasses for children in need at Cobb Libraries

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UPDATED JUNE 6, 2022

As of Monday, June 6, all slots at all library locations have been filled, including the Powder Springs Library. This page will remain live through July 15 for reference and in case any changes are made to the program.


Original released below published April 28 by Cobb County Public Library/Cobb County Government

Summertime Vision To Learn mobile clinics are returning in June and July to Cobb County public libraries to provide eye exams and glasses — free of charge — for children. Registration is required and space is limited.

The Vision To Learn 2022 visits are the fifth summer break the national nonprofit has staged its mobile clinics at Cobb libraries for children ages 5-18. School systems across metro Atlanta — and “from Honolulu to Baltimore” — have partnered with Vision To Learn, including Marietta City Schools. Vision To Learn’s Georgia team was launched in 2017.

The upcoming summertime 2022 Vision To Learn library visits, all scheduled for 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m., include:

The Vision To Learn visits are part of the Cobb County Public Library’s collaboration with Learn4Life, Metro Atlanta Regional Education Partnership to make the region a more equitable and prosperous community.

For information on programs and services offered by Cobb County Public Library, visit cobbcat.org.

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