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Closing Notice

All library branches will be closed Saturday, May 28, through Monday, May 30, for Memorial Day. Items are never due when the library is closed.

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Click on the link below to watch a 2-minute video about some of the ways your library is transforming to meet the interests and needs of local residents by offering access to new technologies and innovative community-building programs.

 

Library Newsletter

Click below to download the latest issue of the library's newsletter, Shelf Life, or e-mail lhartzell@haywoodnc.net to be added to the monthly e-mail list.

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History Collection


The Haywood County History Collection is a body of photos and documents from the history of Haywood County. Begun as a contribution to a centennial book marking the 200th birthday of Haywood County, this remarkable collection is available to the citizens of Haywood County here. We hope you enjoy this glimpse into our mountain region's colorful history.
 

Library Locations

Waynesville (828) 452-5169  
678 South Haywood Street 
Waynesville, NC 28786

Monday: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday: 9:00 a.m - 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Thursday: 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday: Closed

Canton (828) 648-2924
11 Pennsylvania Avenue
Canton, NC 28716

Monday: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday: 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Thursday: 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: 1:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Maggie Valley (828) 356-2541
3987 Soco Road 
Maggie Valley, NC 28751

Tuesday: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Thursday: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Fines Creek (828) 627-0146   
190 Fines Creek Road 
Clyde, NC 28721

Monday: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
 

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Upcoming Free Events

All events are free to attend thanks to the generous support of The Friends of the Library.  

To receive e-mail notifications about upcoming adult programs, e-mail kolsen@haywoodnc.net. 

Help your library by submitting a design to the library's logo contest! 

Adult Summer Reading Program • Wednesday, June 1 Prizes, events, activities and more! Sign up starting June 1st at any library branch. For more information, click here.

Canton Teen Advisory Group • Wednesday, June 1 • 4 p.m. • Canton Library Kids ages 12 and up are invited to discuss YA books, plan teen library events and have fun! For more information, call (828) 648-2924.

Library E-Resources: Flipster • Thursday, June 2 • 2 p.m. • Canton Library Learn about the library's free e-resources. Bring your device and learn how to access free digital magazines. For more information, call (828) 648-2924.

Waynesville Library Book Club • Monday, June 6 • 5:30 p.m. • Waynesville Library Discuss books that are chosen by each member, taking turns. Books are provided by the library. For more information, call (828) 356-2507.

Tuesday Library Club • Tuesday, June 7 • 4 p.m. • Canton Library Weather-permitting, kids ages 5-12 are invited to exercise in the garden, and enjoy bean chips, guacamole, hummus, and salsa. Fill out an application to join the club at the front desk of the Canton Library. For more information, call (828) 648-2924.

Coloring Club • Wednesday, June 8 • 4 p.m. • Canton Library Relax and let the stress of the day fade away while you color intricate designs. Colored pencils and coloring pages supplied by the library. For more information, call (828) 648-2924.

Friends of the Library Concert: Two Armadillos • Saturday, June 11 • 3 p.m. • Waynesville Library Two Armadillos will perform theatrical vocals with guitar as part of the Haywood County Arts Council's Friends of the Library Concert Series sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

Friends of the Library Concert: Gary Carden • Sunday, June 12 • 3 p.m. • Canton Library Storyteller Gary Carden will perform as part of the Haywood County Arts Council's Friends of the Library Concert Series sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

Canton's Youth Summer Reading Program Kickoff • Monday, June 13 • 4 p.m. • Canton Library Drop by the library to pick up your Summer Reading Bingo Card and enjoy some ice cream! For more information, call (828) 648-2924.

Digital Story Time • Tuesday, June 13 • 10:30 a.m. • Canton Library Designed for children ages 3-5 to learn important early literacy skills with the help of technology. For more information, call (828) 648-2924. 

Second Tuesday Movie Group • Tuesday, June 14 • 2 p.m. • Waynesville Library Enjoy a film on the big screen in the auditorium, popcorn and water. For movie title and more information, call (828) 356-2507.

Tuesday Library Club • Tuesday, June 14 • 4 p.m. • Canton Library Kids ages 5-12 are invited to build with Legos. Legos supplied by the library. Ask about signing up for the club at the front desk of the Canton Library. For more information, call (828) 648-2924.

For the calendar of upcoming events, click here.

 

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