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Thursday, December 9

Sylva Makers Group

Thu, December 9th, 6:00pm
Jackson County Public Library - Sylva, NC

A program to address the needs of community members interested . Attendees will be able to explore technology trends related to 3D printing arduino raspberry pi and others.  They will meet other people with similar interests and varying degrees of... more

Holiday Music with Glory Strings Players

Thu, December 9th, 6:30pm
Marianna Black Library - Bryson City, NC

The Glory String Players is a small Appalachian string ensemble that loves giving back to their community. And during the holidays, it seems like a perfect time to give back to it. The Glory Strings have been playing together for about three years... more

Friday, December 10

Storytime

Fri, December 10th, 10:30am
Jackson County Public Library - Sylva, NC

The adventure begins! Step in between the pages and take a journey with us that includes: books, puppets, fingerplays, songs, crafts, and more! Storytime is each Friday at 10:30am. 

Family Storytime

Fri, December 10th, 10:30am
Hudson Library - Highlands, NC

Join us for a weekly storytime for children up to age 5. We'll read picture books, sing fun songs, and move with the music! Fridays at 10:30 AM at Hudson Library.

Saturday, December 11

Boredom Busters

Sat, December 11th, 10:00am
Jackson County Public Library - Sylva, NC

Looking for something fun to do? Drop by the library between 10-4 on Saturdays for activity centers all ages can enjoy. Books, art, building, games, and more! Come try something new or participate in an all-time favorite! 

Story time with Mr. & Mrs. Claus

Sat, December 11th, 1:00pm
Marianna Black Library - Bryson City, NC

A fun filled story hour with Mr. and Mrs. Claus

Monday, December 13

Toddlers Rock

Mon, December 13th, 10:00am
Macon County Public Library - Franklin, NC

Family Program for Toddlers on Mondays from 10-10:30

Tuesday, December 14

Family Storytime

Tue, December 14th, 10:00am
Macon County Public Library - Franklin, NC

Family Storytime starts at 10am every Tuesday. This storytime is for children of all ages and includes, songs, fingerplays, and flannel board activities that is an fun and interactive way for your child to begin to develop pre-literacy skills. 

Rock and Read Storytime

Tue, December 14th, 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. After the Storytime program we have some type of hands on activity for the children to participate in.

Depression: From Surviving to Thriving

Tue, December 14th, 2:00pm
Hudson Library - Highlands, NC

Vaya Health in partnership with Hudson Library presents the fourth in a series of mental health programs geared especially towards older adults. As we navigate the holiday season, depression can be a barrier to full enjoyment and participation. This... more

ART Space

Tue, December 14th, 4:00pm
Jackson County Public Library - Sylva, NC

Come see what you can create at Art Space with Mrs. Romona. (Young children will need adult assistance.)    

iPhone/ iPad Users Group

Tue, December 14th, 4:00pm
Jackson County Public Library - Sylva, NC

 Join us for this monthly gathering of Apple device users to learn the tips and tricks for using iOS devices. Attendees will explore iOS technology trends together to get the most value from their Apple devices. Please call the Library 828-586-2016... more

Mammals of NC with ecoExpore!

Tue, December 14th, 4:00pm
Macon County Public Library - Franklin, NC

'Join us for an educational program with the North Carolina Arboretum to learn all about the mammals that call Western North Carolina their home! Come ready to hear about the ecoEXPLORE program, discover some new mammal facts, and get an up-close... more

Wednesday, December 15

Preschool Story Hour

Wed, December 15th, 10:00am to 11:00am
Marianna Black Library - Bryson City, NC

Flannels, puppets, dancing and of course story time for preschool children 3-5 years of age. Complete a literacy activity with Mrs. Tara after story time and  take home a fun filled activity to do at home!

Depression - From Surviving to Thriving

Wed, December 15th, 1:30pm
Macon County Public Library - Franklin, NC

Please join this free community class about dealing with depression. Register ahead by calling or emailing Kristina Moe at 828-524-3600 or kmoe@fontanalib.org Depressive symptoms often present themselves through feelings of isolation, hopelessness... more