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Reading with J.R. the Therapy Dog

North Asheville Library Come practice your reading with J.R. certified therapy dog and amazing listener. Kid readers up to age 12 can sign up for 15 minute sessions. Stop by the library to register or call 828-250-4752. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Age Group: School Age - (grades K-5). Location: 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Library: North Asheville. Friday, November 16, 2018, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Free Concert: Atlanta Guitar Trio

North Asheville Library Scott Plato, Adam Craighead, and Bill Hearn have many decades of experience in guitar performance and as educators of guitar. Working together as The Atlanta Guitar Trio, they provide audiences with exciting, fun, and entertainingly musical concert programs. The group performs music from many different historical time periods. Scott, Adam, and Bill incorporate not only guitar in the trio ensemble, but they also perform arrangements of music for guitar and mandolin, as well as guitar and theorbo. During concerts, the trio entertains audience members with historical information on the musical instruments they use. They also provide historical insight into the composers and compositions performed. Samples of their music may be found at www.atlantaguitartrio.com. This event is free and open to the public, and no tickets are required. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Performance. Age Group: Adult. Location: 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Library: North Asheville. Friday, November 16, 2018, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Preschool Story Time

Pack Memorial Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Saturday, November 17, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

DVD Workout Hour presents Pilates for Beginners!

Pack Memorial Library Due to the popularity of our mixed level Pilates class with Cisco Pilates, we decided to add some DVD classes to the mix to help aid in your fitness routine when we couldn't have Alexis here! We'll be having a beginner's Pilates workout hour on certain Saturdays throughout the winter due to request and demand! Bring your own mat or we'll have some to supply. Also feel free to bring a towel and a water bottle if you'd like. No registration necessary. If you do need a mat, please email erin.makara@buncombecounty.org. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: erin.makara@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Classes. Age Group: Adult. Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Saturday, November 17, 2018, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Baby Story Time

East Asheville Library Mother Goose Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Phone: (828) 250-4738. Email: eastasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 902 Tunnel Rd. - Asheville. Library: East Asheville. Saturday, November 17, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Intro to Ornithology

Leicester Library Join us for an introduction to ornithology, the study of birds. You’ll learn all about our feathery friends and go on a short birding walk! You can also join our crew of ecoExplorers — kids who submit observations of plants and animals for scientists to study and earn prizes while they do it. Designed for ages 6-13, but all ages are welcome to attend. Phone: (828) 250-6480. Email: leicester.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Informational. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Location: 1561 Alexander Rd. - Leicester. Library: Leicester. Saturday, November 17, 2018, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM.

Movies at Pack presents "Home for the Holidays"

Pack Memorial Library Preparing to head out of town for the holiday or host Thanksgiving at your house? Come take a break before it happens with our free screening of "Home for the Holidays"! Program is held in our auditorium downstairs. This film is rated PG-13. Popcorn and beverages provided. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: erin.makara@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Film Screening. Age Group: Adult. Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Saturday, November 17, 2018, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Itch to Stitch

Weaverville Library Casual knitting and needlework group for all skill levels. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Arts & Crafts. Age Group: Adult. Location: 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Library: Weaverville. Monday, November 19, 2018, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Pack Memorial Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Monday, November 19, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Spanish Story Time

Enka-Candler Library Spanish Story Time features rhymes, songs and books in Spanish and English. Children of all ages are invited to join the fun every Monday at 10:30am. Phone: (828) 250-4758. Email: enka.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Preschool - (ages 3-5). School Age - (grades K-5). Family - (children of all ages). Location: 1404 Sandhill Rd. - Candler. Library: Enka-Candler. Monday, November 19, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Baby Story Time

Skyland / South Buncombe Library Mother Goose Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Monday, November 19, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Baby Story Time

West Asheville Library Mother Goose Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Monday, November 19, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Baby Story Time

Pack Memorial Library Mother Goose Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Tuesday, November 20, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Baby Story Time

North Asheville Library Mother Goose Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Library: North Asheville. Tuesday, November 20, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Baby Story Time

Fairview Library Mother Goose Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Tuesday, November 20, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Weaverville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Location: 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Tuesday, November 20, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Baby Story Time

Black Mountain Library Mother Goose Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Tuesday, November 20, 2018, 11:30 AM – 12:15 PM.

Computer Skills Class for Adults

Pack Memorial Library Every Tuesday at 6 PM, we'll be having basic computer skills classes in our computer lab downstairs. Come and improve your skills in a patient and understanding environment. All library events are free. No registration is required for the class, all are welcome. Computers may be limited based on capacity. For more information or call 250-4717. Phone: (828) 250-4718. Email: erin.makara@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Classes. Age Group: Adult. Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Tuesday, November 20, 2018, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Spinning Yarns Knitting and Crochet Group

Skyland / South Buncombe Library Beginners can learn a basic pattern. Those with experience are welcome to work on a project and share your knowledge. Supplies will be available for beginners. Come spin some yarns at the library! Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Arts & Crafts. Age Group: Adult. Location: 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Tuesday, November 20, 2018, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Mystery Book Club: "Open Season" by C.J. Box

Black Mountain Library Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Book Club. Age Group: Adult. Location: 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Library: Black Mountain. Tuesday, November 20, 2018, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

Book Club: "Mountains Beyond Mountains: The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, the Man Who Would Cure the World" by Tracy Kidder

Fairview Library Fairview Evening Book Club will be reading ‘Mountains Beyond Mountains: The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, the Man Who Would Cure the World’ by Tracy Kidder for the month of November and will be discussing it on Tuesday, November 20th at 7pm. “In his latest work, Pulitzer Prize winner Kidder…turns his documentarian gaze on the life and work of Paul Farmer, a medical anthropologist and physician who has spent much of the past 20 years transforming healthcare in the impoverished central plateau of Haiti. Part biography, part public health text, and part travelogue…Farmer's work is fascinating-as is the author's compassionate portrayal of the lives of the Haitians with whom his subject lives and works…” ~Library Journal No sign up or registration is required to join book club, and new members are always welcome. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Book Club. Age Group: Adult. Location: 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Library: Fairview. Tuesday, November 20, 2018, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

Toddler Story Time

North Asheville Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Library: North Asheville. Wednesday, November 21, 2018, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Oakley / South Asheville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-4754. Email: oakley.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 749 Fairview Rd. - Asheville. Library: Oakley / South Asheville. Wednesday, November 21, 2018, 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Black Mountain Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Library: Black Mountain. Wednesday, November 21, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Enka-Candler Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-4758. Email: enka.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 1404 Sandhill Rd. - Candler. Wednesday, November 21, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Leicester Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-6480. Email: leicester.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 1561 Alexander Rd. - Leicester. Library: Leicester. Wednesday, November 21, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Toddler Story Time

Skyland / South Buncombe Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Wednesday, November 21, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Preschool Story Time

East Asheville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-4738. Email: eastasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 902 Tunnel Rd. - Asheville. Wednesday, November 21, 2018, 11:00 AM – 12:45 PM.

Toddler Story Time

Fairview Library A movement based story time for children of all ages. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Location: 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Wednesday, November 21, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Preschool Story Time

North Asheville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Library: North Asheville. Wednesday, November 21, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Toddler Story Time

Oakley / South Asheville Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Phone: (828) 250-4754. Email: oakley.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 749 Fairview Rd. - Asheville. Library: Oakley / South Asheville. Wednesday, November 21, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Baby Story Time

Weaverville Library Mother Goose Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Wednesday, November 21, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Toddler Story Time

West Asheville Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Wednesday, November 21, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Uke Jam

Weaverville Library Come and jam on your ukelele! For all skill levels. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Performance. Other. Age Group: Adult. Location: 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Library: Weaverville. Wednesday, November 21, 2018, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Library Closed - Thanksgiving

All Public Library Closings Holiday Closing: All Buncombe County Public Libraries will be closed. Phone: 828-250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Location: All Branch Locations. Thursday, November 22, 2018.

Library Closed - Thanksgiving

All Public Library Closings Holiday Closing: All Buncombe County Public Libraries will be closed. Phone: 828-250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Location: All Branch Locations. Friday, November 23, 2018.

Library Closed - Thanksgiving

All Public Library Closings Holiday Closing: All Buncombe County Public Libraries will be closed. Phone: 828-250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Location: All Branch Locations. Saturday, November 24, 2018.

Preschool Story Time

Pack Memorial Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Monday, November 26, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Spanish Story Time

Enka-Candler Library Spanish Story Time features rhymes, songs and books in Spanish and English. Children of all ages are invited to join the fun every Monday at 10:30am. Phone: (828) 250-4758. Email: enka.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Preschool - (ages 3-5). School Age - (grades K-5). Family - (children of all ages). Location: 1404 Sandhill Rd. - Candler. Library: Enka-Candler. Monday, November 26, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Baby Story Time

Skyland / South Buncombe Library Mother Goose Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Monday, November 26, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Baby Story Time

West Asheville Library Mother Goose Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Monday, November 26, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

LEGO Builders

Weaverville Library Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Arts & Crafts. Family Fun. Age Group: School Age - (grades K-5). Location: 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Library: Weaverville. Monday, November 26, 2018, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Mindfulness Meditation- Promoting Healthy Relationships

Pack Memorial Library We can meditate to learn how to work with and improve our relationships with ourselves and others. Join Ronya Banks – Founding teacher of the Asheville Insight Meditation Center as she highlights how to work with the mind to form healthy relationships all around. Adults only, registration is required. Program is held in our auditorium downstairs at Pack Memorial Library. Phone: (828) 250-4718. Email: erin.makara@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Classes. Age Group: Adult. Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Monday, November 26, 2018, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Baby Story Time

Pack Memorial Library Mother Goose Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Tuesday, November 27, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Baby Story Time

North Asheville Library Mother Goose Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Library: North Asheville. Tuesday, November 27, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Baby Story Time

Fairview Library Mother Goose Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Tuesday, November 27, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Weaverville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Location: 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Tuesday, November 27, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Baby Story Time

Black Mountain Library Mother Goose Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Tuesday, November 27, 2018, 11:30 AM – 12:15 PM.

CANCELED - Computer Skills Class for Adults

Pack Memorial Library Phone: (828) 250-4718. Email: erin.makara@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Classes. Age Group: Adult. Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Tuesday, November 27, 2018, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Free Terrarium-Building Workshop

North Asheville Library Just because winter's coming doesn't mean you need to give up gardening! Join Elizabeth Catlett at North Asheville Library for a free terrarium-building workshop. Catlett will begin the session with a brief talk on moss, including its history, biology, environmental benefits, and cultivation. Participants will then build their own moss terrariums to take home and enjoy. Moss, soil, and decorative items will be provided. Participants must bring their own clear glass container (not larger than 8" in diameter), and the container must have a lid. This class is free but limited to 25 participants. Call (828) 250-4752 to reserve your space at no cost. Suitable for adults, teens, and mature children accompanied by an adult. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Arts & Crafts. Informational. Age Group: School Age - (grades K-5). Teen - (grades 6-12). Adult. Location: 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Library: North Asheville. Tuesday, November 27, 2018, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Spanish and English Intercambio

Skyland / South Buncombe Library ​Come practice your English and Spanish language skills in a friendly group of folks who want to learn a new language from each other. Con un grupo de personas amigables, esta es tu oportunidad de conocer a alguien que como tú quiere practicar y mejorar su nuevo idioma. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Classes. Age Group: Adult. Location: 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Tuesday, November 27, 2018, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Toddler Story Time

North Asheville Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Library: North Asheville. Wednesday, November 28, 2018, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Oakley / South Asheville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-4754. Email: oakley.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 749 Fairview Rd. - Asheville. Library: Oakley / South Asheville. Wednesday, November 28, 2018, 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Black Mountain Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Library: Black Mountain. Wednesday, November 28, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Enka-Candler Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-4758. Email: enka.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 1404 Sandhill Rd. - Candler. Wednesday, November 28, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Leicester Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-6480. Email: leicester.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 1561 Alexander Rd. - Leicester. Library: Leicester. Wednesday, November 28, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Toddler Story Time

Skyland / South Buncombe Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Wednesday, November 28, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Preschool Story Time

East Asheville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-4738. Email: eastasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 902 Tunnel Rd. - Asheville. Wednesday, November 28, 2018, 11:00 AM – 12:45 PM.

Toddler Story Time

Fairview Library A movement based story time for children of all ages. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Location: 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Wednesday, November 28, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Preschool Story Time

North Asheville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Library: North Asheville. Wednesday, November 28, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Toddler Story Time

Oakley / South Asheville Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Phone: (828) 250-4754. Email: oakley.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 749 Fairview Rd. - Asheville. Library: Oakley / South Asheville. Wednesday, November 28, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Baby Story Time

Weaverville Library Mother Goose Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Wednesday, November 28, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Toddler Story Time

West Asheville Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Wednesday, November 28, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

New Afternoon Book Club - First Meeting

Black Mountain Library We have a new book club forming at the Black Mountain Library. We're starting an afternoon fiction book club. Bring your best suggestions for books we must read. For more information, call the library: 828-250-4756. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Book Club. Age Group: Adult. Location: 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Library: Black Mountain. Wednesday, November 28, 2018, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Uke Jam

Weaverville Library Come and jam on your ukelele! For all skill levels. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Performance. Other. Age Group: Adult. Location: 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Library: Weaverville. Wednesday, November 28, 2018, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Dungeons & Dragons for Teens

Pack Memorial Library Join us for Dungeons & Dragons on the second Saturday of the month from 1-4pm, and last Wednesday of the month from 4-6pm. For ages 12 and up. This event is free, but registration is required. Please call the library to register at 250-4720. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Age Group: Teen - (grades 6-12). Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Wednesday, November 28, 2018, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Civil War Stories of Catherine Henry and James Henderson

Pack Memorial Library Join us at Pack Library for a dramatic reading presentation of local Civil War era letters and journals James M. Henderson, Company F, 25 N.C. Regiment from Haywood County wrote to his wife Maria Henderson and young son from the front lines of the Confederacy. Henderson was killed August 23, 1864 at battle of Weldon Railroad in Petersburg, Virginia. Cornelia Catherine Smith Henry (1836-1917) was the wife of William Lewis Henry. Cornelia’s diary records daily events from January 1860 to October 1868 and are one of the best local sources for daily information in WNC during and immediately following the Civil War. The readings will show contrasting views during the same time period of the war–one from a soldier and one from a woman trying to carry on at home. This free program is directed by Deborah Austin and everyone is invited. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Local History & Genealogy. Age Group: Teen - (grades 6-12). Adult. Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Wednesday, November 28, 2018, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Holiday Giving Tree

Fairview Library You can make the holidays bright for a child in Fairview! Our annual Holiday Giving Tree program places books in the hands of local children in need. Throughout the month of November, visit the Fairview Library and select a child from our tree. Purchase a new book ($10 minimum retail value) and return it to the Fairview Library OR donate $10 and the Friends of the Fairview Library will do the shopping for you. Please bring donated books unwrapped. The donations will be given to children in need in the Fairview community. The Giving Tree will start on November 1 and run through mid-December. For more information, call 828-250-6484. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Adult. Location: 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Library: Fairview. Thursday, November 29, 2018.

Toddler Story Time

Swannanoa Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Phone: (828) 250-6486. Email: swannanoa.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 101 W. Charleston Ave. - Swannanoa. Library: Swannanoa. Thursday, November 29, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Toddler Story Time

Pack Memorial Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Thursday, November 29, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Toddler Story Time

Black Mountain Library Toddler Times are lively interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Thursday, November 29, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Toddler Story Time

Enka-Candler Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Phone: (828) 250-4758. Email: enka.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 1404 Sandhill Rd. - Candler. Thursday, November 29, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Skyland / South Buncombe Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Thursday, November 29, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Swannanoa Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-6486. Email: swannanoa.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 101 W. Charleston Ave. - Swannanoa. Library: Swannanoa. Thursday, November 29, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Fairview Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Thursday, November 29, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Baby Story Time

Oakley / South Asheville Library Mother Goose Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Phone: (828) 250-4754. Email: oakley.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 749 Fairview Rd. - Asheville. Library: Oakley / South Asheville. Thursday, November 29, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Toddler Story Time

Weaverville Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Thursday, November 29, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Preschool Story Time

West Asheville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Thursday, November 29, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Fraud Prevention Workshop

West Asheville Library Presented by AARP and BBB. To register and for more information: aarp.cvent.com/StopScamsWestAsheville or 877-926-8300. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Informational. Age Group: Adult. Location: 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Library: West Asheville. Thursday, November 29, 2018, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM.

Spanish Conversation Group

Pack Memorial Library Looking to practice speaking in Spanish or English in a fun way? Come to our Spanish Conversation Group! Our group has a facilitator who leads the discussions for intermediate to advanced speakers of both languages. Come practice and learn with us in the library! No registration necessary. *For adults only. Phone: (828) 250-4718. Email: erin.makara@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Other. Age Group: Adult. Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Thursday, November 29, 2018, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Book to Movie Film Screening: "The Shawshank Redemption"

West Asheville Library West Asheville's Friends of the Library Book-to-Movie program proudly presents The Shawshank Redemption on Friday, November 30th at 2:30pm. An innocent banker is sentenced to life in a state prison for the murder of his wife and her lover. He is abused by prison staff and other inmates, until he is befriended by a cynical lifer. Starring Tim Robbins, Morgan Freeman, Bob Gunton, William Sadler, and Clancy Brown, this film was directed by Frank Darabont and is based on Stephen King's novella Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption. This free film is rated R and is 2 1/2 hours long. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Film Screening. Age Group: Adult. Location: 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Library: West Asheville. Friday, November 30, 2018, 2:30 PM – 5:00 PM.

Read to J.R. the Therapy Dog!

Enka-Candler Library Kids are invited to stop by between 4 & 5 pm to practice their reading skills with a gentle, patient and adorable canine friend. J.R. is a certified therapy dog and he can't wait to meet the readers of the Enka-Candler community! No advance registration is required for the ENKA program. Phone: (828) 250-4758. Email: enka.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Location: 1404 Sandhill Rd. - Candler. Library: Enka-Candler. Friday, November 30, 2018, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Meals on Wheels Pet Food Drive

Swannanoa Library Seniors and other homebound folks need someone to love and take care of, but it's just as hard for them to feed pets as themselves. Pets give love and companionship, but they need food too! Please bring cat and dog food to the Swannanoa Library. They especially need little dog kibble and small cans of cat food. Small bags of litter and new pet toys and treats are appreciated also. Purrs & wags for all your generosity. Phone: (828) 250-6486. Email: swannanoa.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Other. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Adult. Location: 101 W. Charleston Ave. - Swannanoa. Library: Swannanoa. Saturday, December 1, 2018.

LEGO Builders

Oakley / South Asheville Library Phone: (828) 250-4754. Email: oakley.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Arts & Crafts. Family Fun. Age Group: School Age - (grades K-5). Location: 749 Fairview Rd. - Asheville. Library: Oakley / South Asheville. Saturday, December 1, 2018, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Pack Memorial Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Saturday, December 1, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Baby Story Time

East Asheville Library Mother Goose Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Phone: (828) 250-4738. Email: eastasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 902 Tunnel Rd. - Asheville. Library: East Asheville. Saturday, December 1, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Pack Memorial Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Monday, December 3, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Spanish Story Time

Enka-Candler Library Spanish Story Time features rhymes, songs and books in Spanish and English. Children of all ages are invited to join the fun every Monday at 10:30am. Phone: (828) 250-4758. Email: enka.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Preschool - (ages 3-5). School Age - (grades K-5). Family - (children of all ages). Location: 1404 Sandhill Rd. - Candler. Library: Enka-Candler. Monday, December 3, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Baby Story Time

Skyland / South Buncombe Library Mother Goose Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Monday, December 3, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Baby Story Time

West Asheville Library Mother Goose Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Monday, December 3, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Baby Story Time

Pack Memorial Library Mother Goose Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Tuesday, December 4, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Baby Story Time

North Asheville Library Mother Goose Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Library: North Asheville. Tuesday, December 4, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Holiday Party BINGO!

Pack Memorial Library Come to Pack Library to play BINGO for a chance to win prizes and make some new friends! Prizes consist of gift cards to local stores and small gifts, all donated from the Friends of the Library. Everyone of every age is welcome to participate. Free to play! Morning snacks and beverages are provided.  BINGO takes place in our auditorium downstairs. Phone: (828) 250-4718. Email: erin.makara@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Age Group: School Age - (grades K-5). Teen - (grades 6-12). Family - (children of all ages). Adult. Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Tuesday, December 4, 2018, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Baby Story Time

Fairview Library Mother Goose Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Tuesday, December 4, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Weaverville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Location: 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Tuesday, December 4, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Baby Story Time

Black Mountain Library Mother Goose Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Tuesday, December 4, 2018, 11:30 AM – 12:15 PM.

Basic Computer Skills Class for Adults

Pack Memorial Library Every first and third Tuesday of the month we have basic computer skills classes in our computer lab downstairs. Come and improve your skills in a patient and understanding environment. Class is for adults only. No registration required. Phone: (828) 250-4718. Email: erin.makara@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Classes. Age Group: Adult. Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Tuesday, December 4, 2018, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Toddler Story Time

North Asheville Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Library: North Asheville. Wednesday, December 5, 2018, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Oakley / South Asheville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-4754. Email: oakley.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 749 Fairview Rd. - Asheville. Library: Oakley / South Asheville. Wednesday, December 5, 2018, 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Black Mountain Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Library: Black Mountain. Wednesday, December 5, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Enka-Candler Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-4758. Email: enka.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 1404 Sandhill Rd. - Candler. Wednesday, December 5, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Leicester Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-6480. Email: leicester.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 1561 Alexander Rd. - Leicester. Library: Leicester. Wednesday, December 5, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Toddler Story Time

Skyland / South Buncombe Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Wednesday, December 5, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Preschool Story Time

East Asheville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-4738. Email: eastasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 902 Tunnel Rd. - Asheville. Wednesday, December 5, 2018, 11:00 AM – 12:45 PM.

Toddler Story Time

Fairview Library A movement based story time for children of all ages. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Location: 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Wednesday, December 5, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Preschool Story Time

North Asheville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Library: North Asheville. Wednesday, December 5, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Toddler Story Time

Oakley / South Asheville Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Phone: (828) 250-4754. Email: oakley.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 749 Fairview Rd. - Asheville. Library: Oakley / South Asheville. Wednesday, December 5, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Baby Story Time

Weaverville Library Mother Goose Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Wednesday, December 5, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Toddler Story Time

West Asheville Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Wednesday, December 5, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

LEGO Builders

Pack Memorial Library Join us for LEGO building fun! Ages 5 & up. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Arts & Crafts. Age Group: School Age - (grades K-5). Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Wednesday, December 5, 2018, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Art After School

East Asheville Library Join us at the East Asheville Library for an exciting after school craft! We will meet on the first Wednesday of every month throughout the school year. This is a free even but registration is required. Please call 250-4738, email or stop by the East Asheville Library for more information. This program is designed for children ages 5 and up. Phone: (828) 250-4738. Email: eastasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Arts & Crafts. Age Group: School Age - (grades K-5). Location: 902 Tunnel Rd. - Asheville. Library: East Asheville. Wednesday, December 5, 2018, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Holiday Giving Tree

Fairview Library You can make the holidays bright for a child in Fairview! Our annual Holiday Giving Tree program places books in the hands of local children in need. Throughout the month of November, visit the Fairview Library and select a child from our tree. Purchase a new book ($10 minimum retail value) and return it to the Fairview Library OR donate $10 and the Friends of the Fairview Library will do the shopping for you. Please bring donated books unwrapped. The donations will be given to children in need in the Fairview community. The Giving Tree will start on November 1 and run through mid-December. For more information, call 828-250-6484. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Adult. Location: 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Library: Fairview. Thursday, December 6, 2018.

Toddler Story Time

Swannanoa Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Phone: (828) 250-6486. Email: swannanoa.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 101 W. Charleston Ave. - Swannanoa. Library: Swannanoa. Thursday, December 6, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Toddler Story Time

Pack Memorial Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Thursday, December 6, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Toddler Story Time

Black Mountain Library Toddler Times are lively interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Thursday, December 6, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Toddler Story Time

Enka-Candler Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Phone: (828) 250-4758. Email: enka.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 1404 Sandhill Rd. - Candler. Thursday, December 6, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Skyland / South Buncombe Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Thursday, December 6, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Swannanoa Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-6486. Email: swannanoa.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 101 W. Charleston Ave. - Swannanoa. Library: Swannanoa. Thursday, December 6, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Fairview Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Thursday, December 6, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Baby Story Time

Oakley / South Asheville Library Mother Goose Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Phone: (828) 250-4754. Email: oakley.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 749 Fairview Rd. - Asheville. Library: Oakley / South Asheville. Thursday, December 6, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Toddler Story Time

Weaverville Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Thursday, December 6, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Preschool Story Time

West Asheville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Thursday, December 6, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Spanish Conversation Group

Pack Memorial Library Looking to practice speaking in Spanish or English in a fun way? Come to our Spanish Conversation Group! Our group has a facilitator who leads the discussions for intermediate to advanced speakers of both languages. Come practice and learn with us in the library! No registration necessary. *For adults only. Phone: (828) 250-4718. Email: erin.makara@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Other. Age Group: Adult. Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Thursday, December 6, 2018, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Read with J.R. the Therapy Dog!

Skyland / South Buncombe Library The Skyland Library will host J.R. the Therapy Dog on the 1st Friday of each month. Kids are invited to stop by between 2:30-3:30 pm to practice their reading skills with a gentle, patient and adorable canine friend. J.R. is a certified therapy dog and he can't wait to meet you! No appointment necessary. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Location: 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Friday, December 7, 2018, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM.

LEGO Builders

Fairview Library LEGO fun for kids age 5-12. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Age Group: School Age - (grades K-5). Location: 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Library: Fairview. Friday, December 7, 2018, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM.

LEGO Builders' Club

Enka-Candler Library LEGO fun for kids age 5 and up. Phone: (828) 250-4758. Email: enka.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Age Group: School Age - (grades K-5). Location: 1404 Sandhill Rd. - Candler. Library: Enka-Candler. Friday, December 7, 2018, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Preschool Story Time

Pack Memorial Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Saturday, December 8, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Read With J.R. the Therapy Dog

Swannanoa Library Come to the library and practice your reading with J.R. certified therapy dog and amazing listener. Phone: (828) 250-6486. Email: swannanoa.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Location: 101 W. Charleston Ave. - Swannanoa. Library: Swannanoa. Saturday, December 8, 2018, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Baby Story Time

East Asheville Library Mother Goose Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Phone: (828) 250-4738. Email: eastasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 902 Tunnel Rd. - Asheville. Library: East Asheville. Saturday, December 8, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Dungeons & Dragons for Teens

Pack Memorial Library Join us for Dungeons & Dragons on the second Saturday of the month from 1-4pm, and last Wednesday of the month from 4-6pm. For ages 12 and up. This event is free, but registration is required. Please call the library to register at 250-4720. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Other. Age Group: Teen - (grades 6-12). Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Saturday, December 8, 2018, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Preschool Story Time

Pack Memorial Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Monday, December 10, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Spanish Story Time

Enka-Candler Library Spanish Story Time features rhymes, songs and books in Spanish and English. Children of all ages are invited to join the fun every Monday at 10:30am. Phone: (828) 250-4758. Email: enka.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Preschool - (ages 3-5). School Age - (grades K-5). Family - (children of all ages). Location: 1404 Sandhill Rd. - Candler. Library: Enka-Candler. Monday, December 10, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Baby Story Time

Skyland / South Buncombe Library Mother Goose Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Monday, December 10, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Baby Story Time

West Asheville Library Mother Goose Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Monday, December 10, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

LEGO Builders

Weaverville Library Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Arts & Crafts. Family Fun. Age Group: School Age - (grades K-5). Location: 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Library: Weaverville. Monday, December 10, 2018, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Baby Story Time

Pack Memorial Library Mother Goose Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Tuesday, December 11, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Baby Story Time

North Asheville Library Mother Goose Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Library: North Asheville. Tuesday, December 11, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Baby Story Time

Fairview Library Mother Goose Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Tuesday, December 11, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Weaverville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Location: 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Tuesday, December 11, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Baby Story Time

Black Mountain Library Mother Goose Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Tuesday, December 11, 2018, 11:30 AM – 12:15 PM.

Drawing Class for Adults

Pack Memorial Library A fun drawing class that doesn't take itself seriously, learn to draw figures, objects, and draw from your thoughts. Listen to a selected album and draw what you hear, have a timed switch draw with other people in the class and see what is created. Materials are supplied or bring your own drawing materials! Program will be held in our auditorium downstairs. If you cannot make the full 2 hours, come when you can! Please just be sure to sign up so we have enough supplies for everyone and the instructor can prepare properly. Older teens and Adults only. Registration is required. **Registration signs you up for this one class, not a series of classes. Phone: (828) 250-4718. Email: erin.makara@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Classes. Age Group: Adult. Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Tuesday, December 11, 2018, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Mull it Over: Beer and Books Book Club

Pack Memorial Library Join us the second Tuesday of the month to have a drink and talk about books! This month we'll be meeting Tuesday, December 11 and discussing Sam Kean's latest book, "Caesar's Last Breath: Decoding the Secrets of the Air Around Us." Books are available at the front desk at Pack Memorial Library, online as an e-book through our NC Digital Library, or you can place a hold at your nearest library branch.  We'll see you there! This book club is for adults 21 and over. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Book Sale. Age Group: Adult. Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Tuesday, December 11, 2018, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

Toddler Story Time

North Asheville Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Library: North Asheville. Wednesday, December 12, 2018, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Oakley / South Asheville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-4754. Email: oakley.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 749 Fairview Rd. - Asheville. Library: Oakley / South Asheville. Wednesday, December 12, 2018, 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Black Mountain Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Library: Black Mountain. Wednesday, December 12, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Enka-Candler Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-4758. Email: enka.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 1404 Sandhill Rd. - Candler. Wednesday, December 12, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Leicester Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-6480. Email: leicester.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 1561 Alexander Rd. - Leicester. Library: Leicester. Wednesday, December 12, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Toddler Story Time

Skyland / South Buncombe Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Wednesday, December 12, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Preschool Story Time

East Asheville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-4738. Email: eastasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 902 Tunnel Rd. - Asheville. Wednesday, December 12, 2018, 11:00 AM – 12:45 PM.

Toddler Story Time

Fairview Library A movement based story time for children of all ages. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Location: 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Wednesday, December 12, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Preschool Story Time

North Asheville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Library: North Asheville. Wednesday, December 12, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Toddler Story Time

Oakley / South Asheville Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Phone: (828) 250-4754. Email: oakley.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 749 Fairview Rd. - Asheville. Library: Oakley / South Asheville. Wednesday, December 12, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Baby Story Time

Weaverville Library Mother Goose Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Wednesday, December 12, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Toddler Story Time

West Asheville Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Wednesday, December 12, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Documentary Film Screening: An American in Paris

Pack Memorial Library To commemorate the WWI Centennial, Pack Memorial Library will be hosting a special screening of documentary film, "An American in Paris." The American Hospital played an important role in Paris and France during the First World War. Many Americans- doctors, nurses, and philanthropists- volunteered to provide the medical and support services well before America officially entered the war. Volunteers related to the ambulance corps of the hospital went on to form the Lafayette Escadrille, two members were from Asheville. Members of the Vanderbilt family were directly involved with the war effort at the hospital as well. This film demonstrates the ties that strengthened the bond between the two nations. Phone: (828) 250-4718. Email: erin.makara@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Film Screening. Age Group: Adult. Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Wednesday, December 12, 2018, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM.

Toddler Story Time

Swannanoa Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Phone: (828) 250-6486. Email: swannanoa.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 101 W. Charleston Ave. - Swannanoa. Library: Swannanoa. Thursday, December 13, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Toddler Story Time

Pack Memorial Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Thursday, December 13, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Toddler Story Time

Black Mountain Library Toddler Times are lively interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Thursday, December 13, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Toddler Story Time

Enka-Candler Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Phone: (828) 250-4758. Email: enka.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 1404 Sandhill Rd. - Candler. Thursday, December 13, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Skyland / South Buncombe Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Thursday, December 13, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Swannanoa Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-6486. Email: swannanoa.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 101 W. Charleston Ave. - Swannanoa. Library: Swannanoa. Thursday, December 13, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Fairview Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Thursday, December 13, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Baby Story Time

Oakley / South Asheville Library Mother Goose Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Phone: (828) 250-4754. Email: oakley.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 749 Fairview Rd. - Asheville. Library: Oakley / South Asheville. Thursday, December 13, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Toddler Story Time

Weaverville Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Thursday, December 13, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Preschool Story Time

West Asheville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Thursday, December 13, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

WORD Storytelling Series presents: Holiday Stories with Kathy Gordon and Roy Harris

Pack Memorial Library Regional storytellers, Kathy Gordon and Roy Harris, will be telling holiday stories to warm your spirit and heart on Thursday evening, December 13th at Pack Memorial Library. Doors open at 6:30 in Lord Auditorium and show begins promptly at 7pm, ending around 7:50pm. FREE and sponsored by the Friends of Pack Library and Mr.&  Mrs. David Joe Miller. Phone: (828) 250-4718. Email: erin.makara@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Telling. Age Group: Teen - (grades 6-12). Adult. Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Thursday, December 13, 2018, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

Southern Women Authors: Writing America Between the Wars

West Asheville Library Join the West Asheville Library and the Wilma Dykeman Legacy for Southern Women Authors: Writing America Between the Wars. Our fall lineup includes 4 lectures, 4 matching book club discussions, a text-based musical performance, and a documentary film screening. All our events are free and will take place from 7 to 8pm at the West Asheville Library Thursday, December 13 at 7pm Lecture by Victoria Barker on Elizabeth Madox Roberts and her bestselling novel The Time of Man, Wednesday, December 19 at 7pm Book club discussion of The Time of Man by Elizabeth Madox Roberts. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Literature. Age Group: Adult. Location: 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Library: West Asheville. Thursday, December 13, 2018, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

Preschool Story Time

Pack Memorial Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Saturday, December 15, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Baby Story Time

East Asheville Library Mother Goose Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Phone: (828) 250-4738. Email: eastasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 902 Tunnel Rd. - Asheville. Library: East Asheville. Saturday, December 15, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Movies at Pack presents: The Muppet Christmas Carol

Pack Memorial Library Come join us for our annual screening of "The Muppet Christmas Carol." All ages are welcome! Feel free to bring your sleeping bag or pillow if you want to sit on the floor in the front. Program is free and sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Popcorn and beverages are provided. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Film Screening. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). School Age - (grades K-5). Teen - (grades 6-12). Family - (children of all ages). Adult. Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Saturday, December 15, 2018, 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM.

Preschool Story Time

Pack Memorial Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Monday, December 17, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Spanish Story Time

Enka-Candler Library Spanish Story Time features rhymes, songs and books in Spanish and English. Children of all ages are invited to join the fun every Monday at 10:30am. Phone: (828) 250-4758. Email: enka.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Preschool - (ages 3-5). School Age - (grades K-5). Family - (children of all ages). Location: 1404 Sandhill Rd. - Candler. Library: Enka-Candler. Monday, December 17, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Baby Story Time

Skyland / South Buncombe Library Mother Goose Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Monday, December 17, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Baby Story Time

West Asheville Library Mother Goose Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Monday, December 17, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Baby Story Time

Pack Memorial Library Mother Goose Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Tuesday, December 18, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Baby Story Time

North Asheville Library Mother Goose Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Library: North Asheville. Tuesday, December 18, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Baby Story Time

Fairview Library Mother Goose Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Tuesday, December 18, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Weaverville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Location: 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Tuesday, December 18, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Baby Story Time

Black Mountain Library Mother Goose Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Tuesday, December 18, 2018, 11:30 AM – 12:15 PM.

Basic Computer Skills Class for Adults

Pack Memorial Library Every first and third Tuesday of the month we have basic computer skills classes in our computer lab downstairs. Come and improve your skills in a patient and understanding environment. Class is for adults only. No registration required. Phone: (828) 250-4718. Email: erin.makara@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Classes. Age Group: Adult. Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Tuesday, December 18, 2018, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Drawing Class for Adults

Pack Memorial Library A fun drawing class that doesn't take itself seriously, learn to draw figures, objects, and draw from your thoughts. Listen to a selected album and draw what you hear, have a timed switch draw with other people in the class and see what is created. Materials are supplied or bring your own drawing materials! Program will be held in our auditorium downstairs. If you cannot make the full 2 hours, come when you can! Please just be sure to sign up so we have enough supplies for everyone and the instructor can prepare properly. Older teens and Adults only. Registration is required. **Registration signs you up for this one class, not a series of classes. Phone: (828) 250-4718. Email: erin.makara@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Classes. Age Group: Adult. Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Tuesday, December 18, 2018, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Toddler Story Time

North Asheville Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Library: North Asheville. Wednesday, December 19, 2018, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Oakley / South Asheville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-4754. Email: oakley.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 749 Fairview Rd. - Asheville. Library: Oakley / South Asheville. Wednesday, December 19, 2018, 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Black Mountain Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Library: Black Mountain. Wednesday, December 19, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Enka-Candler Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-4758. Email: enka.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 1404 Sandhill Rd. - Candler. Wednesday, December 19, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Leicester Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-6480. Email: leicester.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 1561 Alexander Rd. - Leicester. Library: Leicester. Wednesday, December 19, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Toddler Story Time

Skyland / South Buncombe Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Wednesday, December 19, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Preschool Story Time

East Asheville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-4738. Email: eastasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 902 Tunnel Rd. - Asheville. Wednesday, December 19, 2018, 11:00 AM – 12:45 PM.

Toddler Story Time

Fairview Library A movement based story time for children of all ages. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Location: 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Wednesday, December 19, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Preschool Story Time

North Asheville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Library: North Asheville. Wednesday, December 19, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Toddler Story Time

Oakley / South Asheville Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Phone: (828) 250-4754. Email: oakley.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 749 Fairview Rd. - Asheville. Library: Oakley / South Asheville. Wednesday, December 19, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Baby Story Time

Weaverville Library Mother Goose Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Wednesday, December 19, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Toddler Story Time

West Asheville Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Wednesday, December 19, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Southern Women Authors: Writing America Between the Wars

West Asheville Library Join the West Asheville Library and the Wilma Dykeman Legacy for Southern Women Authors: Writing America Between the Wars. Our fall lineup includes 4 lectures, 4 matching book club discussions, a text-based musical performance, and a documentary film screening. All our events are free and will take place from 7 to 8pm at the West Asheville Library Wednesday, December 19 at 7pm Book club discussion of The Time of Man by Elizabeth Madox Roberts. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Literature. Age Group: Adult. Location: 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Library: West Asheville. Wednesday, December 19, 2018, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

Toddler Story Time

Swannanoa Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Phone: (828) 250-6486. Email: swannanoa.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 101 W. Charleston Ave. - Swannanoa. Library: Swannanoa. Thursday, December 20, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Toddler Story Time

Pack Memorial Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Thursday, December 20, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Toddler Story Time

Black Mountain Library Toddler Times are lively interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Thursday, December 20, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Toddler Story Time

Enka-Candler Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Phone: (828) 250-4758. Email: enka.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 1404 Sandhill Rd. - Candler. Thursday, December 20, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Preschool Story Time with the Asheville Art Museum

Skyland / South Buncombe Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. At this story time, the Asheville Art Museum will be with us to share a fun craft! Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Thursday, December 20, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Swannanoa Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-6486. Email: swannanoa.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 101 W. Charleston Ave. - Swannanoa. Library: Swannanoa. Thursday, December 20, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Fairview Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Thursday, December 20, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Baby Story Time

Oakley / South Asheville Library Mother Goose Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Phone: (828) 250-4754. Email: oakley.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 749 Fairview Rd. - Asheville. Library: Oakley / South Asheville. Thursday, December 20, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Toddler Story Time

Weaverville Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Thursday, December 20, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Preschool Story Time

West Asheville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Thursday, December 20, 2018, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Spanish Conversation Group

Pack Memorial Library Looking to practice speaking in Spanish or English in a fun way? Come to our Spanish Conversation Group! Our group has a facilitator who leads the discussions for intermediate to advanced speakers of both languages. Come practice and learn with us in the library! No registration necessary. *For adults only. Phone: (828) 250-4718. Email: erin.makara@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Other. Age Group: Adult. Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Thursday, December 20, 2018, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM.