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  • 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.

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Wednesday, January 19

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.

Saturday, January 22

Boredom Busters

Sat, January 22nd, 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! 

Meet & Greet the Artist Krista Skrede

Sat, January 22nd, 3:00pm
Macon County Public Library - Franklin, NC

In 2021, Krista Skrede participated in 52 weeks of art prompts along with fellow artists and musicians around the country. She'll exhibit her works along with some writings during this month, and the library will host a reception for the public to... more

Monday, January 24

Toddlers Rock

Mon, January 24th, 10:00am
Macon County Public Library - Franklin, NC

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

Music with the Vagabonds

Mon, January 24th, 2:00pm
Macon County Public Library - Franklin, NC

Tuesday, January 25

Family Storytime

Tue, January 25th, 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. 

Blood Drive 01/25/22

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

American Red Cross Blood Drive

Rock & Read

Tue, January 25th, 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.

Afterschool STEAM Club

Tue, January 25th, 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 25th, 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.)

Wednesday, January 26

Mainspring Book Club - Janisse Ray's Wild Spectacle

Wed, January 26th, 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