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Wednesday, December 8

Preschool Story Hour

Wed, December 8th, 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!

Storytime with Ms. KK

Wed, December 8th, 10:00am
Albert Carlton-Cashiers Community Library - Cashiers, NC

Join beloved children's storyteller Ms. KK, as she brings holiday stories to life with puppets, original stories, fun books and silly songs.  It’s sure to be a fun time as we spread joy one story at a time!  

Commonly Misused Medications: Effects on the Brain

Wed, December 8th, 12:30pm
Albert Carlton-Cashiers Community Library - Cashiers, NC

Presented by Vaya Health, this program identifies commonly misused medications and discusses physiological differences related to aging. Through this course we aim to shed light on this growing problem. We will also discuss possibilities of how we... more

Science Slam

Wed, December 8th, 1:00pm
Hudson Library - Highlands, NC

Enjoy an afternoon of poetry and creative writing from WCU and UNC science students in the Institute for the Environment's Highlands Biological Station field program.

Kids Book Review Group

Wed, December 8th, 3:30pm
Macon County Public Library - Franklin, NC

Kids Book Review Group will encourage children from grades K-6th to read new available materials and discuss them with others in the group.  Program is the 2nd Wednesday of the month, October 2021-April 2022 at 3:30p.m.

Bibliophiles: Citizens of London

Wed, December 8th, 5:30pm
Albert Carlton-Cashiers Community Library - Cashiers, NC

Bibliophiles - a community book discussion group sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Join this month's discussion of Citizens of London by Lynne Olsen. For more information call us at 828-743-0215.

Mainspring Book Club - Janisse Ray's Wild Spectacle

Wed, December 8th, 7:00pm
Online - At Your Computer

The goal of the book club is to grow awareness of conservation initiatives in our Southern Blue Ridge region in an engaging format, and to become inspired by the great outdoors. We'll have a combined Nov/Dec book club with Mainspring on Wednesday,... more

Thursday, December 9

Baby Storytime

Thu, December 9th, 10:30am
Jackson County Public Library - Sylva, NC

Bounce your babies in and join us for songs, rhymes, sign language, and sensory fun.    

Movie Matinee

Thu, December 9th, 3:00pm
Albert Carlton-Cashiers Community Library - Cashiers, NC

Join us each Thursday at 3 pm for a new movie showing. For titles or more information, call the Library at 828-743-0215

Kids Zone: After-School Fun

Thu, December 9th, 3:30pm
Hudson Library - Highlands, NC

Every Thursday at 3:30, kids can enjoy a variety of fun and educational activities at the library! Kids Zone programs are free and open to the public. Programs are designed with kids in grades K-5 in mind. On the first and second Thursdays, and... more

Day of Building

Thu, December 9th, 3:30pm
Macon County Public Library - Franklin, NC

A day of building involves setting out small legos, duplo lego blocks, and magnatiles for children of a wide age range to enjoy using their creativity and mind to build with these educational tools. 


Thu, December 9th, 4:00pm
Jackson County Public Library - Sylva, NC

LEGO club is back! Join us at 4 pm to create with LEGOS. Spectacular creations will be put on display! Best for kids 4 and up.

Meet the Artist, Jesse Dallas

Thu, December 9th, 4:00pm to 7:00pm
Macon County Public Library - Franklin, NC

Jesse will be changing out the art in the Macon County Public Library Meeting Room this month, so stop by to see what's new and take time to visit with the artist!

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