A very big THANK YOU to all of our loyal bookstore customers who have been helping us keep everyone safe by wearing masks and using hand sanitizer. We appreciate your business and donations, and hope to see you enjoying our terrific bookstore very soon!
GET READY — The bookstore reopened on Wednesday, June 3rd!! New hours will be Wednesday through Friday from 10 am to 5 pm, and Saturday from 10 am to 3 pm. For everyone’s protection face masks are required and only eight customers may shop at one time. A plexiglass shield is installed at our new […]
Did you know that The Friends of the Macon County Public Library is on AmazonSmile? When you shop on AmazonSmile, the Amazon Smile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price of your eligible purchases to the charitable organization of your choice. So, just log on to http://smile.amazon.com, choose the Friends of the Macon County […]
Santa paid a visit to the Macon County Library on December 17th accompanied by Mrs. Claus and two elves as the library and the Friends hosted the annual Cookies with Santa program. Children were invited to sing holidays songs, read storybooks, create crafts and of course meet Santa himself! Each child was treated to cookies […]
Franklin resident Adelaide Key established the Louis Rathbun House in Asheville which provides a complimentary home-like environment for families and caregivers accompanying a patient receiving treatment at Mission Hospital, CarePartners or the VA Hospital. It is the only hospitality house in western North Carolina.
The November Anniversary Open House at the Macon County Library featured a selection of local authors who have recently published new work. Clare Suminski, Tyler Cook, Matthew Baker, Narelle Kirkland, Roy and Nita Owenby, Jeannie Chambers, Robert Shook, Marcia Barnes, and Tom Baker were among the authors who chatted with guests. A new art exhibit […]