Under the Stars at the Library

The Library is collaborating with Western Carolina University and the Asheville Astronomy Club to host a stargazing evening at the library on Thursday, November 27 at 6:00pm. All ages are welcome. Dr. Gomez, a professor at WCU, will kick things off with an introductory presentation. Participants can then move outside where telescopes will be set-up […]

Friends Support Reading Rover in Macon County

These adorable smiling faces are pre-schoolers at Children’s Discovery in Franklin. They have just enjoyed a spectacular storytime using material from the Reading Rover Bookmobile. Some of the books used included Sophie’s Squash, read aloud by their teachers followed with a reading of The Story of Ferdinand by Ms. Deanna, Outreach Services Librarian. The children enjoyed a […]

FOL Memberships Make Great Gifts

Membership in the Friends of the Macon County Public Library is a great gift for those who seem to have everything! Through memberships the FOL can sponsor programs and events for children, adults and families; support the Reading Rover Bookmobile; raise money to purchase Library materials; work to increase the visibility and use of the […]