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E.g., 12/14/2019
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Saturday, December 14

Boredom Busters

Sat, December 14th, 10:30am
Jackson County Public Library - Sylva, NC

Looking for something fun to do? Drop by the library for activity centers all ages can enjoy. Books, art, building, games, and more! Come try something new or participate in an all-time favorite! (Children seven and under must be accompanied by an... more

ACA Health Insurance Open Enrollment Event

Sat, December 14th, 10:30am to 3:30pm
Jackson County Public Library - Sylva, NC

Healthcare Navigators and Certified Application Counselors will be on hand at the library for the last two days of the Open Enrollment period helping members of the public select and sign up for a healthcare plan for 2020. One-on-one assistance will... more

Sunday, December 15

ACA Health Insurance Open Enrollment Event

Sun, December 15th, 10:30am to 3:30pm
Jackson County Public Library - Sylva, NC

Healthcare Navigators and Certified Application Counselors will be on hand at the library for the last two days of the Open Enrollment period helping members of the public select and sign up for a healthcare plan for 2020. One-on-one assistance will... more

Monday, December 16

Toddler's Rock

Mon, December 16th, 10:00am
Macon County Public Library - Franklin, NC

Hands-On movement/music class with adult caregiver and children.  Staff member leads the adult... more

Christmas in Cashiers

Mon, December 16th, 7:00pm
Albert Carlton-Cashiers Community Library - Cashiers, NC

Join the Friends of the Library for our annual holiday extravaganza. The program features singers, musicians, and readers from our community sharing the holiday spirit. Light refreshments will be provided by the Friends of the Library. Come be... more

Tuesday, December 17

Family Story Time

Tue, December 17th, 10:00am
Macon County Public Library - Franklin, NC

Stories and activities for children aged 0-5, Pre-literacy skill is Vocabulary - the outcome will be that children will be able to understand the idea of vocabulary by the end of October.

Storytime with Santa

Tue, December 17th, 10:00am
Above and Beyond Daycare - Franklin, NC

Staff will read several christmas stories and then children will be seperated into groups. There will be craft tables, activities, free books, and snacks and each child will get a turn to sit with Santa and have their picture taken

Rock and Read

Tue, December 17th, 11:00am
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.

STEAM Explorers

Tue, December 17th, 3:45pm
Albert Carlton-Cashiers Community Library - Cashiers, NC

Join us this afternoon to explore different science and art activities ranging from building, to robotics, to chemistry, to biology, and so much more. The sky's the limit. Sometimes literally! Check with the Library to see what this month's topic is... more

Wednesday, December 18

Storytime

Wed, December 18th, 10:00am
Albert Carlton-Cashiers Community Library - Cashiers, NC

Stop in for our storytime every Wednesday at 10 am. Storytime includes books, puppets, fingerplays, songs, and crafts with focus on early literacy skills. It's aimed at pre-school ages. For more information call the Library at 828-743-0215

Culture Club

Wed, December 18th, 1:00pm
Macon County Public Library - Franklin, NC

Children will learn about a new country or region once a month.  They will have the opportunity to do a craft and enjoy sampling foods related to the area being studied.

Recently Released Movie: Christmas on the Range

Wed, December 18th, 2:00pm
Hudson Library - Highlands, NC

Romance, Western,  1 hr 30 min Kendall's one holiday wish is to keep the family ranch solvent. Her rival's charming son offers help-and maybe more-but can he be trusted? Filmed in Clayton, GA

Teen Coffeehouse

Wed, December 18th, 4:00pm
Jackson County Public Library - Sylva, NC

Any and all teens (12+) welcome. We drink coffee and eat snacks. We play games. We create. (Sometimes we watch movies or walk around town taking photos or go out to City Lights Cafe for coffee.) 

Thursday, December 19

Baby Storytime

Thu, December 19th, 10:30am
Jackson County Public Library - Sylva, NC

Based off a program called Mother Goose on the Loose, this program is geared for babies, toddlers, and their caregivers. There are body rhymes, bounces, farm animals, instruments, songs, and lots more. After Storytime, there is a time for parents... more

New Movie - Fighting with My Family

Thu, December 19th, 2:00pm
Macon County Public Library - Franklin, NC

Thur. Dec. 19, 2:00 p.m. in the Macon County Public Library Meeting Room - new biographical comedy - 'Fighting with My Family'A former wrestler and his family make a living performing at small venues around the country while his kids dream of... more