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Children’s Book Week Drop-In Activities 10:00 am
Children’s Book Week Drop-In Activities @ Freeman Storytime Room
May 1 @ 10:00 am – 5:30 pm
Children's Book Week Drop-In Activities @ Freeman Storytime Room
Children’s Book Week originated in 1919 with the belief that children’s books and literacy are life-changers. We’ll have drop-in activities all week long in the children’s area from 10am to 5:30pm. See the schedule below.… Learn More About Children’s Book Week Drop-In Activities
Great Books 10:30 am
Great Books @ Connestee Conference Room, Transylvania County Library
May 1 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Great Books @ Connestee Conference Room, Transylvania County Library
The Great Books Discussion group is currently reading from Great Conversations 6.  The group meets on the 1st and 3rd Mondays of each month (except for holidays) on the second floor of the Library in… Learn More About Great Books
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Children’s Book Character Day
Children’s Book Character Day @ Transylvania County Library
May 2 all-day
Children's Book Character Day @ Transylvania County Library
Join the Library staff as we dress up as our favorite children’s book characters to celebrate Children’s Book Week!
Children’s Book Week Drop-In Activities 10:00 am
Children’s Book Week Drop-In Activities @ Freeman Storytime Room
May 2 @ 10:00 am – 5:30 pm
Children's Book Week Drop-In Activities @ Freeman Storytime Room
Children’s Book Week originated in 1919 with the belief that children’s books and literacy are life-changers. We’ll have drop-in activities all week long in the children’s area from 10am to 5:30pm. See the schedule below.… Learn More About Children’s Book Week Drop-In Activities
Writing as Art, Editing and Publishing 1:00 pm
Writing as Art, Editing and Publishing @ Rogow Room
May 2 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Writing as Art, Editing and Publishing @ Rogow Room
Contact Lisa Sheffield at 828-884-3151, ext. 1805 or email  lisa.sheffield@tconc.org for information or to sign up! Author Wayne H. Drumheller will direct the workshop. This workshop is follow-up to his previous workshop in April, but… Learn More About Writing as Art, Editing and Publishing
Flying High…Memoir of a 30-year Adventure 6:30 pm
Flying High…Memoir of a 30-year Adventure @ Rogow Room
May 2 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Flying High...Memoir of a 30-year Adventure @ Rogow Room
Retired Air Force Colonel Richard G. “Duke” Woodhull, Jr., will discuss his military career during the Cold War years on Tuesday, May 2 at 6:30 pm.  Woodhull is a long time Transylvania County resident and… Learn More About Flying High…Memoir of a 30-year Adventure
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Children’s Book Week Drop-In Activities 10:00 am
Children’s Book Week Drop-In Activities @ Freeman Storytime Room
May 3 @ 10:00 am – 5:30 pm
Children's Book Week Drop-In Activities @ Freeman Storytime Room
Children’s Book Week originated in 1919 with the belief that children’s books and literacy are life-changers. We’ll have drop-in activities all week long in the children’s area from 10am to 5:30pm. See the schedule below.… Learn More About Children’s Book Week Drop-In Activities
Wonderful Wednesday Book Discussion 12:00 pm
Wonderful Wednesday Book Discussion @ Rogow Room, Transylvania County Library
May 3 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Wonderful Wednesday Book Discussion @ Rogow Room, Transylvania County Library
We invite all readers to join together to share and discuss some favorite recent “reads.”  Each person will have 3-4 minutes to talk about their book(s).  Library staff will keep a list of all books… Learn More About Wonderful Wednesday Book Discussion
Tail Waggin’ Tutors 4:00 pm
Tail Waggin’ Tutors @ Storytime Room
May 3 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Tail Waggin’ Tutors @ Storytime Room
A fun and relaxing way to practice the skill of reading: Children can read aloud with a furry pal and get a furry hug!  WEDNESDAYS 4:00 – 5:00 PM ONGOING Children can sign up at… Learn More About Tail Waggin’ Tutors
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Children’s Book Week Drop-In Activities 10:00 am
Children’s Book Week Drop-In Activities @ Freeman Storytime Room
May 4 @ 10:00 am – 5:30 pm
Children's Book Week Drop-In Activities @ Freeman Storytime Room
Children’s Book Week originated in 1919 with the belief that children’s books and literacy are life-changers. We’ll have drop-in activities all week long in the children’s area from 10am to 5:30pm. See the schedule below.… Learn More About Children’s Book Week Drop-In Activities
Art Cafe’ 12:00 pm
Art Cafe’ @ Connestee Conference Room, Transylvania County Library
May 4 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Art Cafe' @ Connestee Conference Room, Transylvania County Library
Adults can join together to color, draw, and be creative in the Connestee Room.  The Library will have paper, pens, pencils, and coloring sheets — you bring the creativity!
College Foundation Learning Session 5:30 pm
College Foundation Learning Session @ Transylvania County Library, Rogow Room
May 4 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
College Foundation Learning Session @ Transylvania County Library, Rogow Room
Join us at the Library in the Rogow Room for a free presentation by a College Foundation of North Carolina (CFNC) representative. Thursday May 4 5:30-6:30pm: Understanding financial aid and ways to pay for college. Topics… Learn More About College Foundation Learning Session
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Children’s Book Week Drop-In Activities 10:00 am
Children’s Book Week Drop-In Activities @ Freeman Storytime Room
May 5 @ 10:00 am – 5:30 pm
Children's Book Week Drop-In Activities @ Freeman Storytime Room
Children’s Book Week originated in 1919 with the belief that children’s books and literacy are life-changers. We’ll have drop-in activities all week long in the children’s area from 10am to 5:30pm. See the schedule below.… Learn More About Children’s Book Week Drop-In Activities
Best? Books 10:30 am
Best? Books @ Activity Room - College Walk Retirement Center
May 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Best? Books @ Activity Room - College Walk Retirement Center
Book discussion. This monthly book discussion group meets in the Activity Room at College Walk Retirement Center on the first Friday of each month at 10:30 am to discuss books selected by participants.  Click Here for… Learn More About Best? Books
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Spring Into Books Family Event 11:00 am
Spring Into Books Family Event @ Transylvania County Library Lawn
May 6 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Spring Into Books Family Event @ Transylvania County Library Lawn
The Transylvania County Library and The Family Place presents Spring Into Books as part of Transylvania County’s Month of the Young Child. Kids ages 4-12 can trek through an interactive book-related adventure course provided by schools and organizations from… Learn More About Spring Into Books Family Event
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Teen Drawing Club 4:00 pm
Teen Drawing Club @ Transylvania County Library
May 8 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Teen Drawing Club @ Transylvania County Library
Join us on the 2nd and 4th Mondays of every month for an hour of drawing, sketching, doodling, coloring, or whatever you like to create. Share your work and techniques with other teens or create… Learn More About Teen Drawing Club
Teen Advisory Panel 5:30 pm
Teen Advisory Panel @ Transylvania County Library
May 8 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Teen Advisory Panel @ Transylvania County Library
Make your voice heard! The library is currently accepting applications from teens ages 13-18 to become a Teen Advisory Panel member. It doesn’t matter which school you attend – private, public or homeschool. We want… Learn More About Teen Advisory Panel
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Lincoln Center Local 12:00 pm
Lincoln Center Local @ Rogow Room, Transylvania County Library
May 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Lincoln Center Local @ Rogow Room, Transylvania County Library
Program Change – New York Philharmonic Opening Gala With Lang Lang (original broadcast September 2015 Lincoln Center Local partners with local libraries to bring exclusive free screenings of Lincoln Center’s finest performances directly to neighborhoods… Learn More About Lincoln Center Local
Tail Waggin’ Tutors 4:00 pm
Tail Waggin’ Tutors @ Storytime Room
May 10 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Tail Waggin’ Tutors @ Storytime Room
A fun and relaxing way to practice the skill of reading: Children can read aloud with a furry pal and get a furry hug!  WEDNESDAYS 4:00 – 5:00 PM ONGOING Children can sign up at… Learn More About Tail Waggin’ Tutors
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Book Nuts Book Club 4:00 pm
Book Nuts Book Club @ Freeman Storytime Room
May 11 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Book Nuts Book Club @ Freeman Storytime Room
2017 Books Nuts Book Club Our Book Nuts Book Club is for young independent readers who are interested in and capable of reading the books on this year’s list. The club meets every other month to celebrate… Learn More About Book Nuts Book Club
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Great Books 10:30 am
Great Books @ Connestee Conference Room, Transylvania County Library
May 15 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Great Books @ Connestee Conference Room, Transylvania County Library
The Great Books Discussion group is currently reading from Great Conversations 6.  The group meets on the 1st and 3rd Mondays of each month (except when the Library is closed) on the second floor of… Learn More About Great Books
Financial Education Class 12:00 pm
Financial Education Class @ Connestee Conference Room
May 15 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Financial Education Class @ Connestee Conference Room
Budgeting 101. This class, presented by OnTrack WNC Financial staff, you’ll learn how income, expenses, and debt all affect a successful budget and gain tools to help you create a realistic budget. The class will… Learn More About Financial Education Class
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Bag Lunch Arts Program 12:00 pm
Bag Lunch Arts Program @ Rogow Room, Transylvania County Library
May 16 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Bag Lunch Arts Program @ Rogow Room, Transylvania County Library
Storyteller David Novak will be “Seeking Storyland” for the May Bag Lunch Arts program. For a complete list of scheduled Bag Lunch programs click here. Our monthly Bag Lunch Arts Series spotlights authors, artists, performers,… Learn More About Bag Lunch Arts Program
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Affordable Care Act 2:00 pm
Affordable Care Act @ Rogow Room
May 17 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Affordable Care Act @ Rogow Room
This program will cover how to understand the ACA & maximize benefits with speaker Jaclyn Kiger, Managing Attorney of Pisgah Legal Services.  Program will last about one hour, including a Q & A session.  
Tail Waggin’ Tutors 4:00 pm
Tail Waggin’ Tutors @ Storytime Room
May 17 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Tail Waggin’ Tutors @ Storytime Room
A fun and relaxing way to practice the skill of reading: Children can read aloud with a furry pal and get a furry hug!  WEDNESDAYS 4:00 – 5:00 PM ONGOING Children can sign up at… Learn More About Tail Waggin’ Tutors
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Art Cafe’ 12:00 pm
Art Cafe’ @ Connestee Conference Room, Transylvania County Library
May 18 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Art Cafe' @ Connestee Conference Room, Transylvania County Library
Adults can join together to color, draw, and be creative in the Connestee Room.  The Library will have paper, pens, pencils, and coloring sheets — you bring the creativity!
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Author Jane Smiley 7:30 pm
Author Jane Smiley @ Ingram Auditorium, Brevard College
May 19 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Author Jane Smiley @ Ingram Auditorium, Brevard College
The Looking Class Rock Writers’ Conference presents author Jane Smiley.  Program starts at 7:30 pm at INGRAM AUDITORIUM at Brevard College.  This event is made possible by the Transylvania County Library Foundation and Brevard College. … Learn More About Author Jane Smiley
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Saturday Hullabaloo 11:00 am
Saturday Hullabaloo @ Freeman Storytime Room
May 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Saturday Hullabaloo @ Freeman Storytime Room
WELCOME TO SATURDAY STORYTIME! * Books * Rhymes * Crafts * Music * Movement * Join us on the 1st and 3rd Saturday this month as we celebrate and promote early and emergent literacy at the Transylvania… Learn More About Saturday Hullabaloo
Robert Morgan and Sy Montgomery 7:30 pm
Robert Morgan and Sy Montgomery @ Rogow Room, Transylvania County Library
May 20 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Robert Morgan and Sy Montgomery @ Rogow Room, Transylvania County Library
The Looking Class Rock Writers’ Conference presents authors Robert Morgan & Sy Montgomery. Program starts at 7:30 pm in the Rogow Room at the Library. This event is made possible by the Transylvania County Library Foundation… Learn More About Robert Morgan and Sy Montgomery
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Teen Drawing Club 4:00 pm
Teen Drawing Club @ Transylvania County Library
May 22 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Teen Drawing Club @ Transylvania County Library
Join us on the 2nd and 4th Mondays of every month for an hour of drawing, sketching, doodling, coloring, or whatever you like to create. Share your work and techniques with other teens or create… Learn More About Teen Drawing Club
Summer Fun Fair 5:30 pm
Summer Fun Fair @ Transylvania County Recreation Center
May 22 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Summer Fun Fair @ Transylvania County Recreation Center
The Family Dinner Series is held once a month and focuses on a variety of topics centered around the family. This month is the last session before summer. Bring the whole family to meet the… Learn More About Summer Fun Fair
LEGO Club 6:00 pm
LEGO Club @ Freeman Storytime Room
May 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
LEGO Club @ Freeman Storytime Room
For all children grades K-5, the LEGO Junior Builders Club meets every 4th Monday of each month from 6:00-7:00 pm (EXCEPT June & December 2017 when we will meet on the 3rd Monday). Parents are encouraged to… Learn More About LEGO Club
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Lincoln Center Local 12:00 pm
Lincoln Center Local @ Rogow Room, Transylvania County Library
May 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Lincoln Center Local @ Rogow Room, Transylvania County Library
Program Change – New York Philharmonic Opening Gala With Lang Lang (original broadcast September 2015 Lincoln Center Local partners with local libraries to bring exclusive free screenings of Lincoln Center’s finest performances directly to neighborhoods… Learn More About Lincoln Center Local
Tail Waggin’ Tutors 4:00 pm
Tail Waggin’ Tutors @ Storytime Room
May 24 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Tail Waggin’ Tutors @ Storytime Room
A fun and relaxing way to practice the skill of reading: Children can read aloud with a furry pal and get a furry hug!  WEDNESDAYS 4:00 – 5:00 PM ONGOING Children can sign up at… Learn More About Tail Waggin’ Tutors
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Tail Waggin’ Tutors 4:00 pm
Tail Waggin’ Tutors @ Storytime Room
May 31 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Tail Waggin’ Tutors @ Storytime Room
A fun and relaxing way to practice the skill of reading: Children can read aloud with a furry pal and get a furry hug!  WEDNESDAYS 4:00 – 5:00 PM ONGOING Children can sign up at… Learn More About Tail Waggin’ Tutors