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There are currently 3 announcements posted affecting service at Hudson Library, including 2 region-wide service interruptions. Visit the Closings page for more information.
  • Due to coronavirus prevention, all Fontana Regional Library buildings are currently open with some restrictions (including local mask requirements) and Curbside pickup service (upon request). Please call your local library for more information.

  • All locations will be closed Monday, January 17th.

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Tuesday, January 18

Family Storytime

Tue, January 18th, 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 & Read

Tue, January 18th, 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.

How to make a grain salad with Uncomplicated Kitchen

Tue, January 18th, 1:00pm
Jackson County Public Library - Sylva, NC

Making a grain bowl may seem complicated, but we promise it isn’t! Once you know the basics, you can make all kinds of variations. Jenna from Uncomplicated Kitchen will teach us how to build a nutritious, delicious, and hearty salad that you can... more

Homeschool Club (2nd Meeting each month)

Tue, January 18th, 2:00pm to Tue, May 17th, 2:00pm
Marianna Black Library - Bryson City, NC

A bi-monthly club for homeschool families to meet and participate in activities, and engaging lessons that we plan and facilitate! All ages welcome.

Afterschool STEAM Club

Tue, January 18th, 3:15pm
Marianna Black Library - Bryson City, NC

Club meets every Tuesday at 3:15 to explore STEAM materials, have challenge activities, and explore science, art, and math as they learn to think like 'scientists'.

Art Space

Tue, January 18th, 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, January 18th, 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

Movie Night at the Library

Tue, January 18th, 4:30pm to Tue, May 17th, 4:30pm
Marianna Black Library - Bryson City, NC

A family movie will be shown on the third Tuesday of each month so bring your  soda or juice and we will supply the popcorn for this fun event!

Wednesday, January 19

Substance Use, Misuse and the Opioid Crisis

Wed, January 19th, 1:30pm
Macon County Public Library - Franklin, NC

Please join this free community class for anyone helping someone experiencing substance abuse issues. Register ahead by calling or emailing Kristina Moe at 828-524-3600 or Adults of any age can encounter problems with substance... more

Homeschool Activity Group

Wed, January 19th, 2:00pm
Macon County Public Library - Franklin, NC

This program is geared for homeschoolers, grades K-6, that will include STEM/STEAM activities.  Programs will encourage children to develop an interest in science and provide creative opportunities. Program will be on the 3rd Wednesday of the month... more

Yoga in the Library

Wed, January 19th, 5:15pm
Macon County Public Library - Franklin, NC

Come and get bending with us! This is the time of year that we'll move inside, so please register with our instructor at  Beyond Bending Yoga to ensure safe numbers. Yoga is for everyone, so get your friends and family to sign up too!

Thursday, January 20

Baby Storytime

Thu, January 20th, 10:03am
Jackson County Public Library - Sylva, NC

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

Kids Zone

Thu, January 20th, 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

Friday, January 21


Fri, January 21st, 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, January 21st, 10:30am
Hudson Library - Highlands, NC

Family Storytime: 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.