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NC Candid Critters Project

NC Candid Critters is a statewide camera trap survey run by citizen scientists. All lovers of science and nature are invited to participate in the camera trapping and identification of local wildlife. Haywood County Public Library has cameras available for check-out to those who have completed the free online training. To sign-up and learn more, click here.

 

2016 Library Awards

HCPL is the recipient of the North Carolina Public Library Directors Association's 2016 Service & Innovation Award. The library was bestowed this honor for its Las Bibliotequitas / Little Libraries project.

HCPL was awarded a 2016 National Association of Counties Achievement Award for Plug In and Read, a digital story time that helps preschoolers get ready for school with the help of technology.

To watch a 2-minute video that highlights innovative library programs, click here.

 

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.

Library News * Event Listings * Book Reviews * Trivia

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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 events, click here to join the list for the Canton Library and e-mail kolsen@haywoodnc.net to join the adult programming list for the Waynesville Library.

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Beginners Chess Club • Friday, March 24 • 4 p.m. • Canton Library Learn how to play chess with champion chess player Bruce Goodwin. Open to all ages ages. For more information, call (828) 648-2924.

Friends of the Library Concert: Marquita Someliana • Saturday, March 25 • 3 p.m. • Waynesville Library Pianist Marquita Someliana will perform as part of the Haywood County Arts Council's Friends of the Library Concert Series sponsored by the Friends of the Library. 

ADULTing 101B: Resumes & Interviews • Monday, March 27 • 3:30 p.m. • Canton Library This hands-on workshop will walk teens through how to create a resume and how to prepare for an interview. To register or for more information, call (828) 648-2924.

Beginners Chess Club • Friday, March 31 • 4 p.m. • Canton Library Learn how to play chess with champion chess player Bruce Goodwin. Open to all ages ages. For more information, call (828) 648-2924.

Friends of the Library Concert: The Bull Moose Party • Sunday, April 2 • 3 p.m. • Canton Library The Bull Moose Party will perform bluegrass, country and old-time as part of the Friends of the Library Concert Series sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

ADULTing 101B: Mock Interviews • Monday, April 3 • 3:30 p.m. • Canton Library Teens are invited to register for a spot to practice their interviewing skills with a panel of community professionals. To register or for more information, call (828) 648-2924.

Waynesville Library Book Club • Monday, April 3 • 5:30 p.m. • Waynesville Library Members alternate choosing books to discuss over refreshments. For information about joining, call (828) 356-2507.

For the full calendar of upcoming events, click here.

 

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