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Saturday, July 2

Boredom Busters

Sat, July 2nd, 10:00am
Jackson County Public Library - Sylva, NC

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

Creating Community - Create with Macramé: the basics - Part 1 of a 2 Part Macramé Class with Wynette

Sat, July 2nd, 10:00am
Jackson County Public Library - Sylva, NC

In this class you will learn the basic macrame knots (square knot, half knot, half hitch, larks head, gathering knot) needed to create a project.  Things to consider when creating your macrame project will also be discussed. All supplies will be... more

Monday, July 4

Libraries Closed for Holiday

Mon, July 4th, 9:00am to 9:00pm
All Locations

All Fontana Regional Library member library locations will be closed Monday, July 4th in observance of Independence Day.

Macon County School System Lunch Program

Mon, July 4th, 11:00am
Macon County Public Library - Franklin, NC

In collaboration with the Macon County School System, lunches will be provided Monday-Friday from 11:00-11:30am.

Tuesday, July 5

Rock & Read

Tue, July 5th, 10:30am
Jackson County Public Library - Sylva, NC

This will be a time to get up and dance, shake, and wiggle as we share stories, songs, and rhymes for kids of all ages.

Sweating with Switch Sports

Tue, July 5th, 10:30am
Albert Carlton-Cashiers Community Library - Cashiers, NC

Wear your tennis shoes and get ready to play your friends. Show them how it's done! Make new friends and show them how it's done! Join our low impact, FUN, air conditioned way to get some exercise in this summer. This program is open to all ages,... more

Macon County School System Lunch Program

Tue, July 5th, 11:00am
Macon County Public Library - Franklin, NC

In collaboration with the Macon County School System, lunches will be provided Monday-Friday from 11:00-11:30am.

Youth Theatre Class - 4th-6th grade

Tue, July 5th, 1:00pm
Albert Carlton-Cashiers Community Library - Cashiers, NC

These Tuesday classes are designed for 4th - 6th graders. Join us at the Library in a hands-on series of fun and interactive classes for kids! Learn theatre skills including text analysis, performance, design concepts, and production skills.... more

Anxiety: Calming the Anxious Mind

Tue, July 5th, 1:30pm
Macon County Public Library - Franklin, NC

Anxiety can be a debilitating force in life – at times, so debilitating that it interferes with the ability to manage one’s own activities of daily living. When this happens, it’s important to know that there are supports available to treat and... more

Dive into Art

Tue, July 5th, 3:00pm
Jackson County Public Library - Sylva, NC

Imagine all the art you're going to create this summer as we Dive into Art. You will explore and create guided art projects using many different techniques and mediums. A variety of materials will be provided to allow each individual the freedom to... more

Crafternoon: Imagination Free Play

Tue, July 5th, 4:00pm
Albert Carlton-Cashiers Community Library - Cashiers, NC

Let your imagination run wild! We'll bring the craft supplies, you bring your creativity. Wrap up the 4th of July weekend with our creativity blow out! This program is free and open to the public. For more information call the Library at 828-743-... more

Wednesday, July 6

Storytime: Stories from the Sea

Wed, July 6th, 10:00am
Albert Carlton-Cashiers Community Library - Cashiers, NC

Join us every Wednesday at 10 am for a preschool storytime. We'll read stories, sing songs, get the wiggles out, and do some crafts. For more information, call the Library at 828-743-0215

Lego Club

Wed, July 6th, 11:00am
Jackson County Public Library - Sylva, NC

Weekly this Summer at the Jackson County Public Library! LEGOs will be provided for building and creating. This will be a time for kids (and adults) to be inventive LEGO engineers.

Macon County School System Lunch Program

Wed, July 6th, 11:00am
Macon County Public Library - Franklin, NC

In collaboration with the Macon County School System, lunches will be provided Monday-Friday from 11:00-11:30am.

Wild Wednesdays with BMT

Wed, July 6th, 3:00pm
Jackson County Public Library - Sylva, NC

Balsam Mountain Trust will be here to help us learn about a variety of animals and what makes them unique. · June 15th: Mammals · June 29th: Birds and Owls · July 6th: Creepy Crawlies