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Friday, June 28

Community Coffee: Meet, Greet and Ask Your Town Staff

Fri, June 28th, 11:00am
Hudson Library - Highlands, NC

Come join us for coffee and a chat with Highlands Mayor Patrick Taylor on the last Friday of each month.

Professor Whizzpop: Blast Off to Books

Fri, June 28th, 11:00am
Jackson County Public Library - Sylva, NC

Come see the magic for your self as we travel at the speed of sound,  defeat an alien invasion, learn about black holes and get encouraged to explore a universe of books! (This program is limited to 150 people. Tickets for limited events will be... more

Snakes of the Blue Ridge

Fri, June 28th, 11:00am
Marianna Black Library - Bryson City, NC

The Marianna Black Library, in Bryson City, will present a special program on the Snakes of the Blue Ridge on Friday, June 28th, at 11:00 am.  Presented by Patrick Brannon, an education specialist at Highlands Biological Station and recently named... more

Summer Free Lunch Program

Fri, June 28th, 11:00am
Macon County Public Library - Franklin, NC

Children are invited to participate in the library's free lunch program this Summer starting June 10th. Lunch is free to children through grades twelve and to adults with special needs.                      

Classic Movie - The Furies

Fri, June 28th, 2:00pm
Macon County Public Library - Franklin, NC

Fri. June 28, 2:00 p.m. in the Macon County Public Library Meeting Room- 1950 western romance starring Barbara Stanwyck, Wendell Corey and Walter Huston- 'The Furies' A firebrand heiress clashes with her tyrannical father, a cattle rancher who... more

Science Tellers: Aliens: Escape from Earth!

Fri, June 28th, 2:00pm
Hudson Library - Highlands, NC

Science Tellers presents 'Aliens: Escape from Earth!' During a midnight meteor shower, something mysterious falls from the sky toward Earth — but it’s not a shooting star. Two curious kids venture into the forest to investigate and find themselves... more

Author Talk: Ron Rash

Fri, June 28th, 3:00pm
Albert Carlton-Cashiers Community Library - Cashiers, NC

New York Times best-selling author Ron Rash will be returning to our venue to the delight of local fans. Mr. Rash is a New York Times best-selling author of short fiction, poetry and many award-winning novels. Hailed as 'one of the great American... more

Boredom Busters

Fri, June 28th, 3:30pm
Jackson County Public Library - Sylva, NC

Looking for something fun to do? Drop by the library for activity centers that all ages can enjoy. Books, art, building, games, and more! Come try something new or participate in an all-time favorite! (Children seven and under must be accompanied by... more

Star Song Project

Fri, June 28th, 3:30pm
Jackson County Public Library - Sylva, NC

Registration Required, must be able to attend on all three days. (ages 12+) Can you turn starlight into music? You can if you can see how its light changes with time! In this week-long project, you can send commands to robotic telescopes around the... more

Saturday, June 29

Alzheimer's Awareness

Sat, June 29th, 8:30am
Marianna Black Library - Bryson City, NC

Display with information and reading materials on Alzheimer Awareness

Boredom Busters

Sat, June 29th, 10:30am
Jackson County Public Library - Sylva, NC

Looking for something fun to do? Drop by the library for activity centers that all ages can enjoy. Books, art, building, games, and more! Come try something new or participate in an all-time favorite! (Children seven and under must be accompanied by... more

Creating Community - Creating Artist Trading Cards

Sat, June 29th, 10:30am
Jackson County Public Library - Sylva, NC

Come join Helen Vance and learn about Artist Trading Cards. Participants will be creating Artist Trading Cards through the use of different mediums and techniques.  The class is limited to 10 participants.  To register call the Reference Desk at 586... more

Silhouette Vinyl Cutter Demo with Mary Bermke-

Sat, June 29th, 1:30pm
Macon County Public Library - Franklin, NC

Sat. June 29, 1:30 p.m. – Silhouette Vinyl Cutter Demo with Mary Bermke- Make an impression! Make decals, patterns, cards and more with our new vinyl cutter!  New or experienced crafters are welcome! Mary Bermke will demonstrate and help with this... more

Sunday, June 30

Alzheimer's Awareness

Sun, June 30th, 8:30am
Marianna Black Library - Bryson City, NC

Display with information and reading materials on Alzheimer Awareness

Monday, July 1

Toddler's Rock

Mon, July 1st, 10:00am
Macon County Public Library - Franklin, NC

Sing and move to various children's songs & nursery rhymes.  Allow your toddler to explore playing various musical instruments.