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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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Superhero Training Academy & Craft Day • Wednesday, July 1 • 10:30 a.m. • Waynesville Library Join us for a fun-filled morning at our superhero training academy. Create your own superhero identity and costume and go through our training course. Refreshments provided. For more information, call (828) 356-2512.
Paper Airplane Contest • Thursday, July 2 • 2 p.m. • Canton Branch Library Ready, set, FLY! Test your paper airplane-building skills. Prizes will be given for the planes that fly the farthest in each age category. For more information, call (828) 648-2924.
Professor Whizzpop • Tuesday, July 7 • 10:30 a.m. • Waynesville Library Professor Whizzpop will entertain children of all ages with his Zero to Hero Magic show! A fun and interactive program with lots of magic and balloon creations. For more information, call (828) 356-2512.
Let's Cook! • Wednesday, July 8 • 3:30 p.m. • Waynesville Library Teens and children ages 8 and up are invited to this cooking class! All supplies provided. Sign-up required: (828) 356-2512.
Yoga for Kids • Thursday, July 9 • 10:30 a.m. (3-7 years old) & Noon (8-11 years old) • Canton Branch Library Yoga instructor Ruth Van Sickle will be leading yoga classes for children. Sign-up required: (828) 648-2924.
Everyday Heroes • Thursday, July 9 • 11 a.m. • Waynesville Library The Waynesville Fire Department will talk about fire safety. For more information, call (828) 356-2512.
Alzheimer's & Dementia Series Part 1 (1 of 3) • Thursday, July 9 • 1 p.m. • Waynesville Library Conversations about dementia. Free and open to all. For more information, call (828) 356-2507.
Digital Story Time • Friday, July 10 • 10:30 a.m. • Canton Branch Library This story time is designed for children ages 3-6 to learn important early literacy skills with the help of technology. The event is open to the first 15 children that attend. For more information, call (828) 648-2924.