Discover a world of knowledge and excitement this October at the Haywood County Public Library! Dive into spine-tingling mysteries with our collection of thrilling reads, perfect for cozying up on those chilly evenings. Bring your little ones to enchanting storytime sessions that will spark their imaginations. Explore the world of technology with our cutting-edge digital resources.
Whether you're seeking a spooky tale or a warm place to connect with your community, the Haywood County Public Library is the place to be this October. Come in, embrace the season, and let the library be your gateway to a world of wonder!
October 11 · 5:30 - 6:30pm
Learn how to make decoupage earrings. Participants will make one pair each.
All materials provided.
For more information, contact Kathy at email@example.com
or call 828-356-2507.
NC Symphony's Music
October 17 · 11 - 11:30am
Join NC Symphony bass trombonist Matt Neff playing and talking about his instrument, reading a book about music, and sharing how other instruments make their sounds! Ideal for preschool and elementary-ages.
For more information, contact Kim at firstname.lastname@example.org
or call 828-356-2512.
Mini Book Paper Craft
October 25 · 2 - 4:30pm
Make a sweet mini book in this
papercraft class for adults!
For more information, contact Jennifer at email@example.com
or call 828-356-2561.
October 31 · 1 - 1:30pm
Join us as we celebrate Book-O-Ween! Come dressed up as your favorite book character for this fun themed storytime.
Take & Make craft kits will be available after the program. Ideal for pre-school-ages.
For more information, contact Ashlyn at firstname.lastname@example.org
or call 828-356-2567.
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1000 Books before Kindergarten is a fun, simple way to help your child get ahead before school begins. Studies estimate as many as 1 in 5 children have difficulty learning to read and reading proficiency is an early indicator of academic success.
With sign up, receive a bag including early literacy tips, easy activities to do at home, book recommendations, and some goodies! At each 100-book milestone, children may add a fish to our murals at the Waynesville or Canton branch to show what they've accomplished. Upon completion of the program, each child will receive a free book and other great prizes.
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