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  • Due to coronavirus prevention, all Fontana Regional Library buildings are currently open with some restrictions and Curbside pickup service. Please call your local library for more information.

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Tuesday, May 11

Digital Literacy Classes at MCPL-Tuesdays 3-5 pm starting Feb. 9th

Tue, May 11th, 3:00pm
Macon County Public Library - Franklin, NC

The Covid-19 pandemic has illustrated with vivid clarity how important it is for people to have digital literacy skills. To succeed in this rapidly changing environment, workers need broad-based digital problem solving skills that equip them to... more

Wednesday, May 12

In-person Storytime

Wed, May 12th, 10:00am
Albert Carlton-Cashiers Community Library - Cashiers, NC

Join us in the Meeting Room for our weekly in-person storytime! We'll be going on a reading adventure, singing songs, doing movement activities, and providing individual take home craft bags. We are very excited to be able to welcome you back and... more

Thursday, May 13

Exploring North Carolina's Lookout Towers: A Guide to Hikes and Vistas with Author Peter Barr

Thu, May 13th, 6:30pm
Macon County Public Library - Franklin, NC

Thursday, May 13th, 6:30 p.m. outside the Macon County Public Library in the picnic pavilion next to Macon Early College- Exploring North Carolina's Lookout Towers: A Guide to Hikes and Vistas with Author Peter Barr Join us for a presentation by... more

Saturday, May 15

Three Little Pigs Yoga

Sat, May 15th, 10:00am
Jackson County Public Library - Sylva, NC

Once upon a time, there were three little pigs. They all set out one morning to do...yoga! In Storybook Yoga, we will act out a different story each month with yoga poses and pretend play. This virtual program will combine yoga fundamentals and... more

Ron Hunnicutt Art Reception and Memorial

Sat, May 15th, 2:00pm
Macon County Public Library - Franklin, NC

Join us to celebrate the life and art of Ron Hunnicutt- 'Faces' an exhibit of drawings by Ron Hunnicutt who died in February, will be held at the Macon County Public Library May 15 through the end of June.  The public is invited to a reception at... more

Monday, May 17

Music with the Vagabonds

Mon, May 17th, 2:00pm
Macon County Public Library - Franklin, NC

Monday, May 17th, 2:00 p.m. in the Macon County Public Library Meeting Room - The Vagabonds are back! Join us for some live, lively music. Please note that all people entering library buildings will be required to wear a mask or other face covering... more

Wednesday, May 19

In-person Storytime

Wed, May 19th, 10:00am
Albert Carlton-Cashiers Community Library - Cashiers, NC

Join us in the Meeting Room for our weekly in-person storytime! We'll be going on a reading adventure, singing songs, doing movement activities, and providing individual take home craft bags. We are very excited to be able to welcome you back and... more

Tuesday, May 25

American Red Cross Blood Drive

Tue, May 25th, 10:00am to 6:00pm
Macon County Public Library - Franklin, NC

Wednesday, May 26

In-person Storytime

Wed, May 26th, 10:00am
Albert Carlton-Cashiers Community Library - Cashiers, NC

Join us in the Meeting Room for our weekly in-person storytime! We'll be going on a reading adventure, singing songs, doing movement activities, and providing individual take home craft bags. We are very excited to be able to welcome you back and... more

Yoga in the Library Yard

Wed, May 26th, 5:15pm
Macon County Public Library - Franklin, NC

Beyond Bending Yoga and the Macon County Public Library are teaming up to offer our community free yoga. All classes at the library are free to the public and will be held outdoors during warmer temperatures and dry weather (usually April - August... more

Zoro's field : my life in the Appalachian Woods - Virtual Book Discussion with Thomas Rain Crowe and Mainspring Conservation Trust

Wed, May 26th, 7:00pm
Online - At Your Computer

Join the 2021 Virtual Book Club! Moderated by Mainspring Conservation Trust’s Rachel Newcomb, the books selected will relate to Mainspring’s conservation mission and are written by local and regional authors. Some meetings will be followed with an... more

Friday, May 28

Mary Alice Monroe: Author Talk Live

Fri, May 28th, 12:00pm
Albert Carlton-Cashiers Community Library - Cashiers, NC

Join us for this in-person author talk with bestselling author Mary Alice Monroe. We'll be talking about her latest book, The Summer of Lost and Found. Books will be available for purchase and signing at this free event. Author Talks will be fully... more

Saturday, May 29

Author Talk: Mary Alice Monroe with The Summer of Lost and Found

Sat, May 29th, 12:30pm
Hudson Library - Highlands, NC

Join us for a very special author talk with beloved author Mary Alice Monroe. She'll be talking about her latest book, The Summer of Lost and Found. Books will be available for purchase and signing at this free event. Seats are limited and... more

Monday, May 31

Libraries Closed for Holiday

Mon, May 31st, 8:00am to 9:00pm
All Locations

All Fontana Regional Library member library locations will be closed Monday, May 31st in observance of Memorial Day.  

Wednesday, June 2

In-person Storytime

Wed, June 2nd, 10:00am
Albert Carlton-Cashiers Community Library - Cashiers, NC

Join us in the Meeting Room for our weekly in-person storytime! We'll be going on a reading adventure, singing songs, doing movement activities, and providing individual take home craft bags. We are very excited to be able to welcome you back and... more