Waynesville (828) 452-5169
678 South Haywood Street
Waynesville, NC 28786
11 Pennsylvania Avenue
Canton, NC 28716
3987 Soco Road
Maggie Valley, NC 28751
Fines Creek (828) 627-0146
190 Fines Creek Road
Clyde, NC 28721
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Upcoming Free Events
All events are free to attend thanks to the generous support of The Friends of the Library.
Research Your Family's Genealogy • Thursday, Oct. 2 • 5:30 p.m. • Canton Branch Library Dot Barnum and Stan Smith of the Haywood County Historical & Genealogical Society will share resources and tips on how to research your family's genealogy. Plus, learn about the Haywood County Public Library History Collection from Special Projects Manager Joyce Cope.
Chefs of the Mountains with Author John Batchelor • Saturday, Oct. 4 • 3 p.m. • Waynesville Library Author reading, book signing, and recipe sampling with John Batchelor, author of Chefs of the Mountains: Restaurants and Recipes from Western North Carolina. Taste a recipe from the book! Copies of the book will be available for purchase. Refreshments served. RSVP required: (828) 356-2507.
Crafty Kids & Internet Safety Workshop for Parents • Wednesday, Oct. 8 • 4 p.m. • Canton Branch Library Crafty Kids is a monthly storytime for elementary-aged children, where they enjoy books, crafts, and have fun! The theme for October is Halloween. While the kids are being entertained, parents are invited to an Internet Safety Workshop. Parents will learn how to keep their kids safe online and how to set healthy technology limits for their families. For more information, call (828) 648-2924.
Natural Solutions to Digestive & Bowel Disorders • Thursday, Oct. 9 • 1:30 p.m. • Canton Branch Library Do you suffer from heartburn, bloating, nausea, constipation, diarrhea, Crohn's, Colitis, IBS, GERD, gallstones? Join Michelle Sanderbeck of Be Well Western Carolina for a free seminar on natural solutions to digestive and bowel disorders.