Banned Books Week
September 25 - October 1
Stop by your library to take a Banned Book Trivia Quiz, enter for Banned Book giveaways, and pick up locally designed bookmarks.
October Outdoor Movie
The Wizard of Oz
Saturday, October 8th
Morganton Public Library Front Lawn
Begins at Sunset (7pm)
All ages welcome/no registration necessary.
Free movie, drink and popcorn. Bring your own chair or blanket.
THE BIG CHEESE will be here offering
burgers, hot dogs and snacks from
6:00pm –7:30pm. (Cost of food is the responsibility of patron.)
YA PECULIAR PROGRAMS
YA "PECULIAR" Pics
Teen Digital Photo Contest
Submit your most "peculiar" photo whether it be real or imaginative! Use props, costumes and/or illusion. Prize Baskets awarded to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners. ENTRIES accepted October 1-24. See "Peculiar Programs" tab for more details and contest rules.
YA "PECULIAR" Book Discussion
Monday, October 10, 6pm at MPL
Tuesday, October 11, 6pm at VPL
FREE book to first few that register. By taking a free book, the YA agrees to participate in the discussion. A $5.00 fee will be assessed on library account if the registered teen does not come to the program.
Halloween Concert with
Monday, October 31,
6:30-7:30pm at MPL
See the Tapestry Concert Tab for more details
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College Readiness Workshop
Providing information on Financial Aid, College Applications and Career Exploration
Monday, October 17, 2016
6:00pm at the Morganton Public Library
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
6:00pm at the Valdese Public Library
Thursday, October 20, 2016
3:30pm at CB Hildebrand Library
Open to high school students, parents, and anyone seeking post-secondary education.
No registration necessary.
Open for teens! Free coffee, hot chocolate, tea and wifi!
Monday, October 10, 5:00-7:00, at MPL (YA Collection area)
Tuesday, October 11, 5:00-7:00, at VPL (YA Collection area)
YA Fall Hike
Mt. Mitchell State Park
Saturday, October 22, 9:30am-4:30pmPre-registration required
For more information, see the "Fall Hike" tab
MPL: Mon. October 3 at 6pm
VPL: Tues. October 4 at 6pm
NCSLMA Battle of the Books
Click to download the NCSLMA Battle of the Books Booklist 2015-2016
Note: All books are available through the library (catalog link coming soon), and many are available as eBooks through Overdrive!
eBooks, eAudio-books, and more! Check out our newest collection!