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Baby Story Time

Pack Memorial Library Baby Story Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Location: Pack Memorial Library - 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Library: Pack Memorial. Tuesday, May 21, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Geri-fit Workout Class for Seniors

Pack Memorial Library Seniors looking to workout more regularly are welcome to participate in video-led fitness classes! Most of the exercises will be performed seated in a chair and you will not have to get on the floor. Classes will be once a week on Tuesday mornings. No registration required, come when you can. You will need to bring your own set of 2 or 3-pound dumbbell weights and a stretch band. (The library has some stretch bands if you need one.) You will be exercising to a Geri-Fit® DVD and several different levels of Geri-Fit® video workouts will be shown. Everyone is encouraged to work out at their own pace. Please come join us and have some fun working out! Location: Pack Memorial Library - 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4718. Email: erin.makara@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Classes. Age Group: Adult. Library: Pack Memorial. Tuesday, May 21, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Baby Story Time

North Asheville Library Baby Story Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Location: North Asheville Library - 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Library: North Asheville. Tuesday, May 21, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Baby Story Time

Fairview Library Baby StoryTime is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Location: Fairview Library - 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Library: Fairview. Tuesday, May 21, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

Weaverville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Location: Weaverville Library - 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Library: Weaverville. Tuesday, May 21, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Baby Story Time

Black Mountain Library Baby Story Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Location: Black Mountain Library - 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Library: Black Mountain. Tuesday, May 21, 2019, 11:30 AM – 12:15 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Baby Gym

Fairview Library Join us for Baby Gym just after Baby Storytime at 11. This is a free play time for little ones ages 0-18 months. We will have baby & toddler sized toys, climbing structures, tunnels, and more! Location: Fairview Library - 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Library: Fairview. Tuesday, May 21, 2019, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Book Club: "Prairie Fires" by Caroline Fraser

North Asheville Library Location: North Asheville Library - 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Book Club. Age Group: Adult. Library: North Asheville. Tuesday, May 21, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Drawing Class for Adults

Pack Memorial Library Looking to relax, have fun, and be creative? Register now for the adult drawing class at Pack. The class meets twice a month on Tuesday evenings. In this class you'll be learning some new techniques, but also be experimental at moments, it incorporates other mediums besides drawing. Feel free to bring your own supplies, but we'll be providing some as well. If you can't make the whole class, no problem, come when you can! Please be sure you register, so we know how many supplies we should have ready. Newcomers are always welcome. Click the sign up button for each class you'd like to attend. Location: Pack Memorial Library - 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4718. Email: erin.makara@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Arts & Crafts. Classes. Age Group: Adult. Library: Pack Memorial. Tuesday, May 21, 2019, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Spinning Yarns knitting and crochet drop in 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 yarn" at the library. Location: Skyland/South Buncombe Library - 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Arts & Crafts. Classes. Age Group: Adult. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Tuesday, May 21, 2019, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Film Noir Movie Night: "Dark Passage"

Leicester Library Dark Passage is a film noir movie about a man convicted of murdering his wife escapes from prison and works with a woman to try and prove his innocence. Free popcorn! Location: Leicester Library - 1561 Alexander Rd. - Leicester. Phone: (828) 250-6480. Email: leicester.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Film Screening. Age Group: Adult. Library: Leicester. Tuesday, May 21, 2019, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Mystery Book Club: "The Eye of Jade" by Diane Wei

Black Mountain Library The Mystery Book Club will be discussing The Eye of Jade by Diane Wei Lang. Join a community of book-loving sleuths. Location: Black Mountain Library - 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Book Club. Age Group: Adult. Library: Black Mountain. Tuesday, May 21, 2019, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Evening Book Club: "White Houses" by Amy Bloom

Fairview Library Fairview Evening Book Club will be reading ‘White Houses’ by Amy Bloom for the month of May and discussing it on Tuesday, May 21st at 7pm. “Cleverly structured through reminiscences that slowly build in intimacy, Bloom’s passionate novel beautifully renders the hidden love of one of America’s most guarded first ladies.” ~Publishers Weekly. Location: Fairview Library - 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Book Club. Age Group: Adult. Library: Fairview. Tuesday, May 21, 2019, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Toddler Story Time

North Asheville Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Location: North Asheville Library - 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Library: North Asheville. Wednesday, May 22, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

Oakley / South Asheville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Location: Oakley/South Asheville Library - 749 Fairview Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4754. Email: oakley.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Library: Oakley / South Asheville. Wednesday, May 22, 2019, 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

Black Mountain Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Location: Black Mountain Library - 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Library: Black Mountain. Wednesday, May 22, 2019, 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. Location: Leicester Library - 1561 Alexander Rd. - Leicester. Phone: (828) 250-6480. Email: leicester.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Library: Leicester. Wednesday, May 22, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Toddler Story Time

Skyland / South Buncombe Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Location: Skyland/South Buncombe Library - 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Wednesday, May 22, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

East Asheville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Location: East Asheville Library - 902 Tunnel Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4738. Email: eastasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Library: East Asheville. Wednesday, May 22, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Toddler Story Time

Fairview Library A movement based story time for children of all ages. Location: Fairview Library - 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Library: Fairview. Wednesday, May 22, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

North Asheville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Location: North Asheville Library - 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Library: North Asheville. Wednesday, May 22, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Toddler Story Time

Oakley / South Asheville Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Location: Oakley/South Asheville Library - 749 Fairview Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4754. Email: oakley.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Library: Oakley / South Asheville. Wednesday, May 22, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Baby Story Time

Weaverville Library Baby Story Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Location: Weaverville Library - 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Library: Weaverville. Wednesday, May 22, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Toddler Story Time

West Asheville Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Location: West Asheville Library - 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Library: West Asheville. Wednesday, May 22, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Toddler Gym

Fairview Library Join us for Toddler Gym just after Toddler Storytime at 11. This is a free play time for little ones ages 18 months-3 years. We will have toddler sized toys, climbing structures, tunnels, and more! Location: Fairview Library - 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Library: Fairview. Wednesday, May 22, 2019, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Afternoon Fiction Book Club

Black Mountain Library Read a book published in the year you were born. No time to read? No worries! Come enjoy the company of other book lovers in this relaxed and fun-loving group. Location: Black Mountain Library - 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Book Club. Age Group: Adult. Library: Black Mountain. Wednesday, May 22, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Uke Jam

Weaverville Library Come and jam on your ukelele! For all skill levels. Meets April 17 and 24 at 3pm. Location: Weaverville Library - 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Other. Age Group: Adult. Library: Weaverville. Wednesday, May 22, 2019, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Refresh Spanish Class for Beginner Students

Pack Memorial Library Refresh Spanish is a class for people who are familiar with speaking Spanish, but want to become more proficient in their skills. This class will be every Wednesday for 4 weeks in May. A quick refresher for those who are interested in brushing up their Spanish language skills. Registration is necessary. Please click the sign up button. By signing up, you are registered for all 4 classes. The class will be held in our computer lab at Pack Memorial Library. Location: Pack Memorial Library - 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4718. Email: erin.makara@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Classes. Age Group: Adult. Library: Pack Memorial. Wednesday, May 22, 2019, 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Toddler Story Time

Swannanoa Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Location: Swannanoa Library - 101 W. Charleston Ave. - Swannanoa. Phone: (828) 250-6486. Email: swannanoa.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Library: Swannanoa. Thursday, May 23, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Toddler Story Time

Pack Memorial Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Location: Pack Memorial Library - 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Library: Pack Memorial. Thursday, May 23, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Toddler Story Time

Black Mountain Library Toddler Times are lively interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Location: Black Mountain Library - 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Library: Black Mountain. Thursday, May 23, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

Skyland / South Buncombe Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Location: Skyland/South Buncombe Library - 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Thursday, May 23, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

Swannanoa Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Location: Swannanoa Library - 101 W. Charleston Ave. - Swannanoa. Phone: (828) 250-6486. Email: swannanoa.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Library: Swannanoa. Thursday, May 23, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

Fairview Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Location: Fairview Library - 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Library: Fairview. Thursday, May 23, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Baby Story Time

Oakley / South Asheville Library Baby Story Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Location: Oakley/South Asheville Library - 749 Fairview Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4754. Email: oakley.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Library: Oakley / South Asheville. Thursday, May 23, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Toddler Story Time

Weaverville Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Location: Weaverville Library - 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Library: Weaverville. Thursday, May 23, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

West Asheville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Location: West Asheville Library - 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Library: West Asheville. Thursday, May 23, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Chair Yoga

Weaverville Library Join us for a free chair yoga class. For all ages. Location: Weaverville Library - 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Classes. Age Group: Adult. Library: Weaverville. Thursday, May 23, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:15 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Spanish Conversation Group

Pack Memorial Library Looking to practice your Spanish Language skills? Come to the Spanish Conversation Group at Pack! The group meets once a week to practice their language skills and to help each other out when needed. Newcomers are always welcome.  No registration is necessary. Location: Pack Memorial Library - 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4718. Email: erin.makara@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Other. Age Group: Adult. Library: Pack Memorial. Thursday, May 23, 2019, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Book Club: "Tales of the City" by Armistead Maupin

Swannanoa Library Location: Swannanoa Library - 101 W. Charleston Ave. - Swannanoa. Phone: (828) 250-6486. Email: swannanoa.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Book Club. Age Group: Adult. Library: Swannanoa. Thursday, May 23, 2019, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Bearwise

North Asheville Library Want to know more about black bears in North Carolina? Join us as experts from the NC Wildlife Resources Commission discuss the natural history of black bears in WNC, the progress of their ongoing Urban/Suburban Bear Study, and how you can co-exist safely with black bears in your community. Location: North Asheville Library - 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Informational. Age Group: Adult. Library: North Asheville. Thursday, May 23, 2019, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Tech Tutor

Skyland / South Buncombe Library Sign up for a 20 minute session to have a teen help you: download the Libby app, learn how to access the library's electronic resources, or manage your library account online! The Tech Tutor will be available every Friday afternoon through May 24th. Location: Skyland/South Buncombe Library - 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Classes. Age Group: Teen - (grades 6-12). Adult. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Friday, May 24, 2019, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Zine Group for Teens

Pack Memorial Library What is a zine? Funny you should ask! A zine is whatever you want it to be.  It's an independent publication, made by you. It's the ultimate DIY project, complete with a typewriter! Come hang out, learn more, and make one.  No registration is required for this free program. For ages 11 and up. Phone: (828) 250-4720. Email: pack.children@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Arts & Crafts. Literature. Other. Age Group: Teen - (grades 6-12). Library: Pack Memorial. Friday, May 24, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Pack Memorial Library - 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

CANCELED - Reading with JR The Therapy Dog

Enka-Candler Library Location: Enka-Candler Library - 1404 Sandhill Rd. - Candler. Phone: (828) 250-4758. Email: enka.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Library: Enka-Candler. Friday, May 24, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

LEGO Builders

Leicester Library LEGO fun for kids age 5 and up. Location: Leicester Library - 1561 Alexander Rd. - Leicester. Phone: (828) 250-6480. Email: leicester.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Arts & Crafts. Family Fun. Age Group: School Age - (grades K-5). Library: Leicester. Friday, May 24, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM.

Cinema on the Square: "Peter Rabbit"

Swannanoa Library Cinema on the Square, the Swannanoa community's outdoor movie series, returns on Friday, May 24, with a screening of the 2018 computer-animated comedy, Peter Rabbit, based on the beloved stories by Beatrix Potter. The movie will begin at dusk in Grovemont Square, adjacent to the Swannanoa Library, 101 West Charleston Avenue. Bring a chair or blanket and arrive early to enjoy the beautiful mountain views, adjacent playground, and large grassy area for playing games and hanging out. Refreshments will be available for purchase. Cinema on the Square is brought to you by Friends and Neighbors of Swannanoa (FANS), the Friends of the Swannanoa Library, and the Swannanoa Community Council. For more info, call the library at 828-250-6486. Location: Swannanoa Library - 101 W. Charleston Ave. - Swannanoa. Phone: (828) 250-6486. Email: swannanoa.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Film Screening. Age Group: School Age - (grades K-5). Teen - (grades 6-12). Adult. Library: Swannanoa. Friday, May 24, 2019, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Used Book Sale

Weaverville Library Join our Friends for the first big sale of the year.  We got rd of all our used books from last year and have ALL NEW ones for 2019; individually priced and separated by subject and genre. Location: Weaverville Library - 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Book Sale. Age Group: Adult. Library: Weaverville. Saturday, May 25, 2019, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

Pack Memorial Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Location: Pack Memorial Library - 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Library: Pack Memorial. Saturday, May 25, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Mixed Level Pilates with Cisco Pilates

Pack Memorial Library Sign up now for mixed level Pilates class with Cisco Pilates of Asheville. This a mat class for anyone of any level. The instructor will work with you to make the workout work for you.  Bring a mat, water bottle, and a towel if you'd like. The library has some mats available to borrow and water will be available in case you forget. Click the blue sign up button to register! This class is for adults only. Location: Pack Memorial Library - 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4718. Email: erin.makara@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Classes. Age Group: Adult. Library: Pack Memorial. Saturday, May 25, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Baby Story Time

East Asheville Library Baby Story Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Location: East Asheville Library - 902 Tunnel Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4738. Email: eastasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Library: East Asheville. Saturday, May 25, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Bearwise

Fairview Library Want to learn how to co-exist safely with bears? Want to know more about black bears in North Carolina? Join Staff from the NC Wildlife Resources Commission on Saturday May 25th at 2:00pm when they will discuss the natural history of black bears in western North Carolina and how you can use that information to safely co-exist with these North Carolina treasures. Among the topics covered will be: - the new NC BearWise initiative, which provides ways to prevent conflicts, provides resources to resolve problems, and encourages community initiatives to keep bears wild. - The next phase of the Urban-Suburban Bear Study in Asheville The program will be followed by a Q&A. Location: Fairview Library - 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Informational. Age Group: Adult. Library: Fairview. Saturday, May 25, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Watercolor Class with local artist Joan Doyle

Skyland / South Buncombe Library Class limited to 10 participants.All materials provided. Location: Skyland/South Buncombe Library - 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Arts & Crafts. Classes. Age Group: Adult. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Saturday, May 25, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Library Closed - Memorial Day

All Public Library Closings Holiday Closing: All Buncombe County Public Libraries will be closed. Location: All Branch Locations. Phone: 828-250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Library: Black Mountain. Monday, May 27, 2019.

Baby Story Time

Pack Memorial Library Baby Story Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Location: Pack Memorial Library - 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Library: Pack Memorial. Tuesday, May 28, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Geri-fit Workout Class for Seniors

Pack Memorial Library Seniors looking to workout more regularly are welcome to participate in video-led fitness classes! Most of the exercises will be performed seated in a chair and you will not have to get on the floor. Classes will be once a week on Tuesday mornings. No registration required, come when you can. You will need to bring your own set of 2 or 3-pound dumbbell weights and a stretch band. (The library has some stretch bands if you need one.) You will be exercising to a Geri-Fit® DVD and several different levels of Geri-Fit® video workouts will be shown. Everyone is encouraged to work out at their own pace. Please come join us and have some fun working out! Location: Pack Memorial Library - 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4718. Email: erin.makara@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Classes. Age Group: Adult. Library: Pack Memorial. Tuesday, May 28, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Baby Story Time

North Asheville Library Baby Story Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Location: North Asheville Library - 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Library: North Asheville. Tuesday, May 28, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Baby Story Time

Fairview Library Baby StoryTime is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Location: Fairview Library - 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Library: Fairview. Tuesday, May 28, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

Weaverville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Location: Weaverville Library - 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Library: Weaverville. Tuesday, May 28, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Baby Story Time

Black Mountain Library Baby Story Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Location: Black Mountain Library - 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Library: Black Mountain. Tuesday, May 28, 2019, 11:30 AM – 12:15 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Baby Gym

Fairview Library Join us for Baby Gym just after Baby Storytime at 11. This is a free play time for little ones ages 0-18 months. We will have baby & toddler sized toys, climbing structures, tunnels, and more! Location: Fairview Library - 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Library: Fairview. Tuesday, May 28, 2019, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Graphic Novel Book Club

North Asheville Library Come join the Graphic Novel Book Club!  We'll come together at the North Asheville Library on the 4th Tuesday of every month at 3pm. We'll discuss the graphic novel of the month and create some related artwork!  Come by the North Asheville circulation desk to check out a copy of our current book of the month!  For ages 8-12. Location: North Asheville Library - 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Arts & Crafts. Book Club. Age Group: School Age - (grades K-5). Library: North Asheville. Tuesday, May 28, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Documentary Film Series: "King of Kong"

Fairview Library Join us for the last or our four part documentary film series on Tuesday, May 28th at 6pm. The world of competitive arcade video gaming heats up when two men vie for the high score in Donkey Kong. King of Kong is a delightful look in the world of vintage gaming as told through a classic good vs. evil struggle for glory. This free screening will be hosted by North Carolina Film Critics Association member James Rosario, who will introduce each film and lead a discussion after. Free popcorn provided by Grail Moviehouse. Location: Fairview Library - 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Film Screening. Age Group: Adult. Library: Fairview. Tuesday, May 28, 2019, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Toddler Story Time

North Asheville Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Location: North Asheville Library - 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Library: North Asheville. Wednesday, May 29, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

Oakley / South Asheville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Location: Oakley/South Asheville Library - 749 Fairview Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4754. Email: oakley.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Library: Oakley / South Asheville. Wednesday, May 29, 2019, 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

Black Mountain Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Location: Black Mountain Library - 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Library: Black Mountain. Wednesday, May 29, 2019, 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. Location: Leicester Library - 1561 Alexander Rd. - Leicester. Phone: (828) 250-6480. Email: leicester.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Library: Leicester. Wednesday, May 29, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Toddler Story Time

Skyland / South Buncombe Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Location: Skyland/South Buncombe Library - 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Wednesday, May 29, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

East Asheville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Location: East Asheville Library - 902 Tunnel Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4738. Email: eastasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Library: East Asheville. Wednesday, May 29, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Toddler Story Time

Fairview Library A movement based story time for children of all ages. Location: Fairview Library - 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Library: Fairview. Wednesday, May 29, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

North Asheville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Location: North Asheville Library - 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Library: North Asheville. Wednesday, May 29, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Toddler Story Time

Oakley / South Asheville Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Location: Oakley/South Asheville Library - 749 Fairview Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4754. Email: oakley.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Library: Oakley / South Asheville. Wednesday, May 29, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Baby Story Time

Weaverville Library Baby Story Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Location: Weaverville Library - 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Library: Weaverville. Wednesday, May 29, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Toddler Story Time

West Asheville Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Location: West Asheville Library - 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Library: West Asheville. Wednesday, May 29, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Toddler Gym

Fairview Library Join us for Toddler Gym just after Toddler Storytime at 11. This is a free play time for little ones ages 18 months-3 years. We will have toddler sized toys, climbing structures, tunnels, and more! Location: Fairview Library - 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Library: Fairview. Wednesday, May 29, 2019, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

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. Location: Pack Memorial Library - 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Age Group: Teen - (grades 6-12). Library: Pack Memorial. Wednesday, May 29, 2019, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Toddler Story Time

Swannanoa Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Location: Swannanoa Library - 101 W. Charleston Ave. - Swannanoa. Phone: (828) 250-6486. Email: swannanoa.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Library: Swannanoa. Thursday, May 30, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Toddler Story Time

Pack Memorial Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Location: Pack Memorial Library - 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Library: Pack Memorial. Thursday, May 30, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Toddler Story Time

Black Mountain Library Toddler Times are lively interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Location: Black Mountain Library - 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Library: Black Mountain. Thursday, May 30, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

Skyland / South Buncombe Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Location: Skyland/South Buncombe Library - 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Thursday, May 30, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

Swannanoa Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Location: Swannanoa Library - 101 W. Charleston Ave. - Swannanoa. Phone: (828) 250-6486. Email: swannanoa.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Library: Swannanoa. Thursday, May 30, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

Fairview Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Location: Fairview Library - 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Library: Fairview. Thursday, May 30, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Baby Story Time

Oakley / South Asheville Library Baby Story Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Location: Oakley/South Asheville Library - 749 Fairview Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4754. Email: oakley.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Library: Oakley / South Asheville. Thursday, May 30, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Toddler Story Time

Weaverville Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Location: Weaverville Library - 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Library: Weaverville. Thursday, May 30, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

West Asheville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Location: West Asheville Library - 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Library: West Asheville. Thursday, May 30, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Chair Yoga

Weaverville Library Join us for a free chair yoga class. For all ages. Location: Weaverville Library - 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Classes. Age Group: Adult. Library: Weaverville. Thursday, May 30, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:15 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Spanish Conversation Group

Pack Memorial Library Looking to practice your Spanish Language skills? Come to the Spanish Conversation Group at Pack! The group meets once a week to practice their language skills and to help each other out when needed. Newcomers are always welcome.  No registration is necessary. Location: Pack Memorial Library - 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4718. Email: erin.makara@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Other. Age Group: Adult. Library: Pack Memorial. Thursday, May 30, 2019, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Bearwise

Black Mountain Library N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission will teach us how  to safely coexist with black bears. A question-and-answer session will follow the presentation. Location: Black Mountain Library - 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Informational. Age Group: Adult. Library: Black Mountain. Friday, May 31, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Free Film at the Library: "Boy Erased"

West Asheville Library The Friends of the West Asheville Library is proud to present Boy Erased on Friday, May 31st at 3:00 at the WEST branch. It is rated R and approximately 2 hours long. A young man is sent to gay conversion camp by his staunchly religious parents after a traumatic event leads him to be "outed". Based on the memoir by Garrard Conley, this film is directed by Joel Edgerton and stars Lucas Hedges, Nicole Kidman, Russell Crowe, and Cherry Jones. This film is free and everyone is invited. Location: West Asheville Library - 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Film Screening. Age Group: Adult. Library: West Asheville. Friday, May 31, 2019, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Art Adventures for Kids: Pablo Picasso

Fairview Library Join us on Friday, May 31st at 3:30 for Art Adventures for Kids! A new art club for kids that celebrates famous artists. This month we will be learning about Pablo Picasso and creating an original masterpiece of our own inspired by his work. For kids ages 8-12. Location: Fairview Library - 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Arts & Crafts. Family Fun. Age Group: School Age - (grades K-5). Library: Fairview. Friday, May 31, 2019, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

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. Location: Swannanoa Library - 101 W. Charleston Ave. - Swannanoa. Phone: (828) 250-6486. Email: swannanoa.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Other. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Adult. Library: Swannanoa. Saturday, June 1, 2019.

LEGO Builders

Oakley / South Asheville Library Location: Oakley/South Asheville Library - 749 Fairview Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4754. Email: oakley.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Arts & Crafts. Family Fun. Age Group: School Age - (grades K-5). Library: Oakley / South Asheville. Saturday, June 1, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM.

Summer Library Fest

Oakley / South Asheville Library Everyone is invited to kick off summer reading at our annual Summer Library Festival. Join Buncombe County Libraries for a fun, FREE, family-friendly morning of space-themed games, activities, and storytimes. Featuring Asheville Museum of Science, NCDOT, and live music from The Skrillbillies! Fun for the whole family! Overflow parking at Oakley Elementary School and Fellowship Asheville Church. Location: Oakley/South Asheville Library - 749 Fairview Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4754. Email: oakley.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Music. Story Telling. Summer Reading Programs. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Preschool - (ages 3-5). School Age - (grades K-5). Teen - (grades 6-12). Library: Oakley / South Asheville. Saturday, June 1, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Art Exhibit: Artful Decay

West Asheville Library Interpretations from the talented eyes of  local photographers who have focused on picturesque settings to show the beauty inherent in aging structures and subjects. Location: West Asheville Library - 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Exhibit. Age Group: Adult. Library: West Asheville. Saturday, June 1, 2019, 10:00 AM – Friday, June 7, 2019, 6:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

Pack Memorial Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Location: Pack Memorial Library - 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Library: Pack Memorial. Saturday, June 1, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

CANCELED - Baby Story Time

East Asheville Library Location: East Asheville Library - 902 Tunnel Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4738. Email: eastasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Library: East Asheville. Saturday, June 1, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM.

Read with Cooki the therapy dog

Weaverville Library Location: Weaverville Library - 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). School Age - (grades K-5). Library: Weaverville. Saturday, June 1, 2019, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

The Ballad of Romeo & Juliet presented by The American Myth Center

Pack Memorial Library The American Myth Center is hosting a library tour in the month of June. They'll be performing, "The Ballad of Romeo and Juliet," a roots music-infused adaptation of the Shakespeare classic produced by the American Myth Center.  FREE TO ALL! The American Myth Center is a non-profit performing arts organization that strives to create an open invitation to our entire community. The shows are FREE, you may come and go as you please, and you may sit wherever you like. All shows are outdoors except the two matinees at Pack Memorial Library, which are in their downstairs auditorium. ALL of the performance dates and times are listed below: Pack Memorial Library (June 1 & June 29 @ 2pm), Fairview Library (June 7 & June 8 @ 6:30), Leicester Library (June 14 & June 15 @ 6:30), Swannanoa Library (June 21 @ 6:30. June 22 @ 2pm & 6:30).  68 Haywood, The Lot (June 1 @ 6:30pm & June 29 @ 6:30 pm) For more information: www.americanmythcenter.org. Location: Pack Memorial Library - 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4718. Email: erin.makara@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Performance. Age Group: Teen - (grades 6-12). Family - (children of all ages). Adult. Library: Pack Memorial. Saturday, June 1, 2019, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Itch to Stitch

Weaverville Library Location: Weaverville Library - 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Arts & Crafts. Age Group: Adult. Library: Weaverville. Monday, June 3, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

Pack Memorial Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Location: Pack Memorial Library - 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Library: Pack Memorial. Monday, June 3, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Baby Story Time

Skyland / South Buncombe Library Baby Story Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Location: Skyland/South Buncombe Library - 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Monday, June 3, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Geri- Fit Workout for Seniors

Pack Memorial Library Seniors looking to workout more regularly are welcome to participate in video-led fitness classes! Most of the exercises will be performed seated in a chair and you will not have to get on the floor. Classes will be once a week on Mondays. No registration required, come when you can. You will need to bring your own set of 2 or 3-pound dumbbell weights and a stretch band. (The library has some stretch bands if you need one.) You will be exercising to a Geri-Fit® DVD and several different levels of Geri-Fit® video workouts will be shown. Everyone is encouraged to work out at their own pace. Please come join us and have some fun working out! Location: Pack Memorial Library - 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4718. Email: erin.makara@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Classes. Age Group: Adult. Library: Pack Memorial. Monday, June 3, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Baby Story Time

West Asheville Library Baby Story Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Location: West Asheville Library - 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Library: West Asheville. Monday, June 3, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Baby Story Time

Pack Memorial Library Baby Story Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Location: Pack Memorial Library - 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Library: Pack Memorial. Tuesday, June 4, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Baby Story Time

North Asheville Library Baby Story Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Location: North Asheville Library - 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Library: North Asheville. Tuesday, June 4, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Baby Gym

Pack Memorial Library Free play time & indoor fun for little ones ages 0-3 years directly after Baby Story Time. Location: Pack Memorial Library - 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Summer Reading Programs. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Library: Pack Memorial. Tuesday, June 4, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Baby Story Time

Fairview Library Baby StoryTime is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Location: Fairview Library - 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Library: Fairview. Tuesday, June 4, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

Weaverville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Location: Weaverville Library - 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Library: Weaverville. Tuesday, June 4, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Baby Story Time

Black Mountain Library Baby Story Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Location: Black Mountain Library - 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Library: Black Mountain. Tuesday, June 4, 2019, 11:30 AM – 12:15 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Baby Gym

Fairview Library Join us for Baby Gym just after Baby Storytime at 11. This is a free play time for little ones ages 0-18 months. We will have baby & toddler sized toys, climbing structures, tunnels, and more! Location: Fairview Library - 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Library: Fairview. Tuesday, June 4, 2019, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Queer Book Club: The Stonewall Reader / ed. NYPL

Skyland / South Buncombe Library For adults and young adults. First Tuesday of the month. In celebration of the 50th anniversary of Stonewall this month, we will be reading The Stonewall Reader ed. by The New York Public Library. We will have a few copies of the book available at the circulation desk, thanks to our Friends of the Library group. Please contact the South Buncombe library to reserve one. Location: Skyland/South Buncombe Library - 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Book Club. Age Group: Teen - (grades 6-12). Adult. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Tuesday, June 4, 2019, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Evening Book Club: "A Piece of the World" by Christina Baker Kline

Enka-Candler Library Location: Enka-Candler Library - 1404 Sandhill Rd. - Candler. Phone: (828) 250-4758. Email: enka.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Book Club. Age Group: Adult. Library: Enka-Candler. Tuesday, June 4, 2019, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Evening Book Discussion

Weaverville Library Location: Weaverville Library - 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Book Club. Age Group: Adult. Library: Weaverville. Tuesday, June 4, 2019, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Toddler Story Time

North Asheville Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Location: North Asheville Library - 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Library: North Asheville. Wednesday, June 5, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

Oakley / South Asheville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Location: Oakley/South Asheville Library - 749 Fairview Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4754. Email: oakley.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Library: Oakley / South Asheville. Wednesday, June 5, 2019, 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

Black Mountain Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Location: Black Mountain Library - 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Library: Black Mountain. Wednesday, June 5, 2019, 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. Location: Leicester Library - 1561 Alexander Rd. - Leicester. Phone: (828) 250-6480. Email: leicester.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Library: Leicester. Wednesday, June 5, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Toddler Story Time

Skyland / South Buncombe Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Location: Skyland/South Buncombe Library - 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Wednesday, June 5, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Tiny Tots Yoga

Swannanoa Library Free yoga class for kids. Location: Swannanoa Library - 101 W. Charleston Ave. - Swannanoa. Phone: (828) 250-6486. Email: swannanoa.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Library: Swannanoa. Wednesday, June 5, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

East Asheville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Location: East Asheville Library - 902 Tunnel Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4738. Email: eastasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Library: East Asheville. Wednesday, June 5, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Toddler Story Time

Fairview Library A movement based story time for children of all ages. Location: Fairview Library - 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Library: Fairview. Wednesday, June 5, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

North Asheville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Location: North Asheville Library - 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Library: North Asheville. Wednesday, June 5, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Toddler Story Time

Oakley / South Asheville Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Location: Oakley/South Asheville Library - 749 Fairview Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4754. Email: oakley.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Library: Oakley / South Asheville. Wednesday, June 5, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Baby Story Time

Weaverville Library Baby Story Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Location: Weaverville Library - 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Library: Weaverville. Wednesday, June 5, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Toddler Story Time

West Asheville Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Location: West Asheville Library - 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Library: West Asheville. Wednesday, June 5, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Toddler Gym

Fairview Library Join us for Toddler Gym just after Toddler Storytime at 11. This is a free play time for little ones ages 18 months-3 years. We will have toddler sized toys, climbing structures, tunnels, and more! Location: Fairview Library - 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Library: Fairview. Wednesday, June 5, 2019, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Daytime Book Discussion

Weaverville Library Location: Weaverville Library - 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Book Club. Age Group: Adult. Library: Weaverville. Wednesday, June 5, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

LEGO Builders

Pack Memorial Library Join us for LEGO building fun! Ages 5 & up. Location: Pack Memorial Library - 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Arts & Crafts. Age Group: School Age - (grades K-5). Library: Pack Memorial. Wednesday, June 5, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Basic Spanish for Beginners

Skyland / South Buncombe Library If you’ve always wanted to learn Spanish or need to refresh the Spanish you already know, this four session class is for you. Led by a native Spanish speaker, the group will be a relaxed learning environment for all ages. Families are welcome to attend. Please sign up online, call or come by the library.  Limited to 15 people. Location: Skyland/South Buncombe Library - 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Classes. Informational. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Adult. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Wednesday, June 5, 2019, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Toddler Story Time

Swannanoa Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Location: Swannanoa Library - 101 W. Charleston Ave. - Swannanoa. Phone: (828) 250-6486. Email: swannanoa.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Library: Swannanoa. Thursday, June 6, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Toddler Story Time

Pack Memorial Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Location: Pack Memorial Library - 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Library: Pack Memorial. Thursday, June 6, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Toddler Story Time

Black Mountain Library Toddler Times are lively interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Location: Black Mountain Library - 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Library: Black Mountain. Thursday, June 6, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

Skyland / South Buncombe Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Location: Skyland/South Buncombe Library - 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Thursday, June 6, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

Swannanoa Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Location: Swannanoa Library - 101 W. Charleston Ave. - Swannanoa. Phone: (828) 250-6486. Email: swannanoa.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Library: Swannanoa. Thursday, June 6, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

Fairview Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Location: Fairview Library - 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Library: Fairview. Thursday, June 6, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Baby Story Time

Oakley / South Asheville Library Baby Story Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Location: Oakley/South Asheville Library - 749 Fairview Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4754. Email: oakley.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Library: Oakley / South Asheville. Thursday, June 6, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Toddler Story Time

Weaverville Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Location: Weaverville Library - 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Library: Weaverville. Thursday, June 6, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

West Asheville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Location: West Asheville Library - 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Library: West Asheville. Thursday, June 6, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Chair Yoga for Seniors

Weaverville Library Location: Weaverville Library - 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Classes. Age Group: Adult. Library: Weaverville. Thursday, June 6, 2019, 6:00 PM – 7:15 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Book Club - The Overstory, by Richard Powers

East Asheville Library Discuss this month's book club pick, The Overstory, by Richard Powers, with other book lovers. Location: East Asheville Library - 902 Tunnel Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4738. Email: eastasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Book Club. Age Group: Adult. Library: East Asheville. Thursday, June 6, 2019, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

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! Location: Skyland/South Buncombe Library - 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Friday, June 7, 2019, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM.

LEGO Builders

Fairview Library LEGO fun for kids age 5-12. Location: Fairview Library - 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Age Group: School Age - (grades K-5). Library: Fairview. Friday, June 7, 2019, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM.

LEGO Builders' Club

Enka-Candler Library LEGO fun for kids age 5 and up. Location: Enka-Candler Library - 1404 Sandhill Rd. - Candler. Phone: (828) 250-4758. Email: enka.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Age Group: School Age - (grades K-5). Library: Enka-Candler. Friday, June 7, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Shakespeare in the Park(ing Lot)

Fairview Library Bring your camp chairs and picnic blankets and join us for an amazing Shakespeare in the Park experience Friday June 7th and Saturday June 8th at 6:30 in the library parking lot! The American Myth Center will be performing ‘The Ballad of Romeo and Juliet’ a roots-music infused take on Shakespeare’s classic tale inspired by Reconstruction Era Appalachia. This two hour performance will be performed on a mobile stage set up in the library’s parking lot, and audience members are asked to BYOS (Bring Your Own Seat). The show will be followed by live music and is free to attend. Call the library for more details. Location: Fairview Library - 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Music. Performance. Age Group: School Age - (grades K-5). Teen - (grades 6-12). Family - (children of all ages). Adult. Library: Fairview. Friday, June 7, 2019, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Seed Saving Techniques Workshop

Black Mountain Library Lee Barnes, Ph.D. Environmental Horticulture will present best practices when saving your seeds. Become a seed saver for the seed library! Location: Black Mountain Library - 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Classes. Informational. Age Group: Adult. Library: Black Mountain. Saturday, June 8, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

Pack Memorial Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Location: Pack Memorial Library - 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Library: Pack Memorial. Saturday, June 8, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Baby Story Time

East Asheville Library Baby Story Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Location: East Asheville Library - 902 Tunnel Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4738. Email: eastasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Library: East Asheville. Saturday, June 8, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Nonfiction Book Club: Packing for Mars by Mary Roach

Skyland / South Buncombe Library Join us for a new book club on a wide variety of nonfiction topics, beginning with a focus on space travel! Different staff members from the South Buncombe Library will facilitate each month’s discussion. June’s selection is Packing for Mars by Mary Roach. Please ask a librarian if you need help requesting a copy. Come explore the world with us through nonfiction! Location: Skyland/South Buncombe Library - 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Book Club. Age Group: Adult. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Saturday, June 8, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

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. Location: Pack Memorial Library - 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Other. Age Group: Teen - (grades 6-12). Library: Pack Memorial. Saturday, June 8, 2019, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

World Wide Knit in Public Day at the South Buncombe Library

Skyland / South Buncombe Library Beginner and advanced knitters and crocheters of all ages are welcome. Learn how to knit or crochet and share patterns and stitches with others as a part of World Wide Knit in Public Day.Weather permitting we will sit outside in the beautiful library garden. Yarn will be provided but please bring other knitting and crochet supplies. Light snacks and a complimentary bookmark will be provided to all who attend. Location: Skyland/South Buncombe Library - 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Arts & Crafts. Featured Event: Special Event. Age Group: Adult. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Saturday, June 8, 2019, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Read with Cooki the therapy dog

Weaverville Library Location: Weaverville Library - 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). School Age - (grades K-5). Library: Weaverville. Saturday, June 8, 2019, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Book Discussion--Where'd You Go, Bernadette by Maria Semple

West Asheville Library Location: West Asheville Library - 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Book Club. Age Group: Adult. Library: West Asheville. Saturday, June 8, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Guardians of the Galaxy 1 & 2 (PG13)

West Asheville Library Guardians of the Galaxy 1 & 2 (PG13) back-to-back. Watch it your way—costumed or not. MST3000 style or not. Say “I am Groot” every time he does. You decide. Free popcorn and drinks. Location: West Asheville Library - 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Film Screening. Summer Reading Programs. Featured Event: Special Event. Age Group: Teen - (grades 6-12). Library: West Asheville. Saturday, June 8, 2019, 6:00 PM – 10:15 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Shakespeare in the Park(ing Lot)

Fairview Library Bring your camp chairs and picnic blankets and join us for an amazing Shakespeare in the Park experience Friday June 7th and Saturday June 8th at 6:30 in the library parking lot! The American Myth Center will be performing ‘The Ballad of Romeo and Juliet’ a roots-music infused take on Shakespeare’s classic tale inspired by Reconstruction Era Appalachia. This two hour performance will be performed on a mobile stage set up in the library’s parking lot, and audience members are asked to BYOS (Bring Your Own Seat). The show will be followed by live music and is free to attend. Call the library for more details. Location: Fairview Library - 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Music. Performance. Age Group: School Age - (grades K-5). Teen - (grades 6-12). Family - (children of all ages). Adult. Library: Fairview. Saturday, June 8, 2019, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

Pack Memorial Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Location: Pack Memorial Library - 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Library: Pack Memorial. Monday, June 10, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Baby Story Time

Skyland / South Buncombe Library Baby Story Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Location: Skyland/South Buncombe Library - 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Monday, June 10, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Geri- Fit Workout for Seniors

Pack Memorial Library Seniors looking to workout more regularly are welcome to participate in video-led fitness classes! Most of the exercises will be performed seated in a chair and you will not have to get on the floor. Classes will be once a week on Mondays. No registration required, come when you can. You will need to bring your own set of 2 or 3-pound dumbbell weights and a stretch band. (The library has some stretch bands if you need one.) You will be exercising to a Geri-Fit® DVD and several different levels of Geri-Fit® video workouts will be shown. Everyone is encouraged to work out at their own pace. Please come join us and have some fun working out! Location: Pack Memorial Library - 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4718. Email: erin.makara@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Classes. Age Group: Adult. Library: Pack Memorial. Monday, June 10, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Baby Story Time

West Asheville Library Baby Story Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Location: West Asheville Library - 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Library: West Asheville. Monday, June 10, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Book Discussion--Where'd You Go, Bernadette by Maria Semple

West Asheville Library Location: West Asheville Library - 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Book Club. Age Group: Adult. Library: West Asheville. Monday, June 10, 2019, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

LEGO Builders Club

Weaverville Library LEGO fun for ages 5 and up. Location: Weaverville Library - 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Age Group: School Age - (grades K-5). Library: Weaverville. Monday, June 10, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Baby Story Time

Pack Memorial Library Baby Story Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Location: Pack Memorial Library - 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Library: Pack Memorial. Tuesday, June 11, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Baby Story Time

North Asheville Library Baby Story Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Location: North Asheville Library - 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Library: North Asheville. Tuesday, June 11, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Baby Gym

Pack Memorial Library Free play time & indoor fun for little ones ages 0-3 years directly after Baby Story Time. Location: Pack Memorial Library - 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Summer Reading Programs. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Library: Pack Memorial. Tuesday, June 11, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Baby Story Time

Fairview Library Baby StoryTime is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Location: Fairview Library - 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Library: Fairview. Tuesday, June 11, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

Weaverville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Location: Weaverville Library - 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Library: Weaverville. Tuesday, June 11, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Baby Story Time

Black Mountain Library Baby Story Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Location: Black Mountain Library - 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Library: Black Mountain. Tuesday, June 11, 2019, 11:30 AM – 12:15 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Baby Gym

Fairview Library Join us for Baby Gym just after Baby Storytime at 11. This is a free play time for little ones ages 0-18 months. We will have baby & toddler sized toys, climbing structures, tunnels, and more! Location: Fairview Library - 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Library: Fairview. Tuesday, June 11, 2019, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Book Club: Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders

Leicester Library Location: Leicester Library - 1561 Alexander Rd. - Leicester. Phone: (828) 250-6480. Email: leicester.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Book Club. Age Group: Adult. Library: Leicester. Tuesday, June 11, 2019, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Roger Day Concert!

Black Mountain Library Roger Day brings his universe of songs, stories, and silliness to brighten everyone's day! All ages. Wear your dancing shoes! Location: Black Mountain Library - 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Music. Performance. Summer Reading Programs. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Preschool - (ages 3-5). School Age - (grades K-5). Family - (children of all ages). Library: Black Mountain. Tuesday, June 11, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Read with Olivia the Therapy Dog

Weaverville Library Come and read to Olivia! Location: Weaverville Library - 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Age Group: School Age - (grades K-5). Library: Weaverville. Tuesday, June 11, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Book Club: The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu

Pack Memorial Library Our next book club will be meeting at High Five Coffee Shop on 13 Rankin Ave. on Tuesday, June 11 at 7 PM. We're reading and discussing "The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu: And Their Race to Save the World's Most Precious Manuscripts" by Joshua Hammer. Books are available at the front desk at Pack. Grab or download your copy today! Newcomers are always welcome to join us. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Book Club. Age Group: Adult. Library: Pack Memorial. Tuesday, June 11, 2019, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. High Five Coffee Shop 13 Rankin Ave Asheville, NC 28801. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

History's Mysteries

Weaverville Library Location: Weaverville Library - 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Informational. Age Group: Adult. Library: Weaverville. Tuesday, June 11, 2019, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Toddler Story Time

North Asheville Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Location: North Asheville Library - 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Library: North Asheville. Wednesday, June 12, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

Oakley / South Asheville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Location: Oakley/South Asheville Library - 749 Fairview Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4754. Email: oakley.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Library: Oakley / South Asheville. Wednesday, June 12, 2019, 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

Black Mountain Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Location: Black Mountain Library - 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Library: Black Mountain. Wednesday, June 12, 2019, 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. Location: Leicester Library - 1561 Alexander Rd. - Leicester. Phone: (828) 250-6480. Email: leicester.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Library: Leicester. Wednesday, June 12, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Toddler Story Time

Skyland / South Buncombe Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Location: Skyland/South Buncombe Library - 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Wednesday, June 12, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Tiny Tots Yoga

Swannanoa Library Free yoga class for kids. Location: Swannanoa Library - 101 W. Charleston Ave. - Swannanoa. Phone: (828) 250-6486. Email: swannanoa.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Library: Swannanoa. Wednesday, June 12, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

East Asheville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Location: East Asheville Library - 902 Tunnel Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4738. Email: eastasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Library: East Asheville. Wednesday, June 12, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Toddler Story Time

Fairview Library A movement based story time for children of all ages. Location: Fairview Library - 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Library: Fairview. Wednesday, June 12, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

North Asheville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Location: North Asheville Library - 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Library: North Asheville. Wednesday, June 12, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Toddler Story Time

Oakley / South Asheville Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Location: Oakley/South Asheville Library - 749 Fairview Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4754. Email: oakley.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Library: Oakley / South Asheville. Wednesday, June 12, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Baby Story Time

Weaverville Library Baby Story Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Location: Weaverville Library - 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Library: Weaverville. Wednesday, June 12, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Toddler Story Time

West Asheville Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Location: West Asheville Library - 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Library: West Asheville. Wednesday, June 12, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Toddler Gym

Fairview Library Join us for Toddler Gym just after Toddler Storytime at 11. This is a free play time for little ones ages 18 months-3 years. We will have toddler sized toys, climbing structures, tunnels, and more! Location: Fairview Library - 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Library: Fairview. Wednesday, June 12, 2019, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Early Bird Special: Classics & Casseroles

Pack Memorial Library We've been listening to some of your thoughts and what we hear is, you like to cook, you don't have many people to share these big home cooked meals with, and you want to be more social. If that's you, come join us at our Early Bird Special Club! We'll be screening a classic movie and serving up casseroles, potluck style. We ask you bring a dish, small or large, and we'll have an early family dinner followed by a classic movie. Our first film will be "Roman Holiday" starring Audrey Hepburn and Gregory Peck. Bring some food, make some friends, and watch the classics with your community. Registration is required. Please click the sign up button. Utensils, plates, and napkins are supplied. Please bring your dish and a serving spoon. Location: Pack Memorial Library - 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4718. Email: erin.makara@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Film Screening. Other. Age Group: Adult. Library: Pack Memorial. Wednesday, June 12, 2019, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Light-up Circuit Cards

North Asheville Library Make a card with a mini light that glows! We will be using copper tape and LED lights to create an electrical circuit card. Supplies will be provided. Best for age 6-12 but any age welcome.  Sign up at the North Asheville circulation desk or call 828-250-4752 to reserve a spot. Location: North Asheville Library - 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Arts & Crafts. Family Fun. STEM/STEAM. Summer Reading Programs. Age Group: School Age - (grades K-5). Library: North Asheville. Wednesday, June 12, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Creative Writing Group

Skyland / South Buncombe Library Join us for creative writing exercises, to meet other writers, and to help shape a writing community at our library.  Our focus is creating a supportive and fun environment for writers.  You are welcome to bring a piece of your writing on any topic 300-500 words that you would like to share (not required for attendance). Open to adults and teens 15 and older. Location: Skyland/South Buncombe Library - 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Other. Age Group: Adult. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Wednesday, June 12, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Basic Spanish for Beginners

Skyland / South Buncombe Library If you’ve always wanted to learn Spanish or need to refresh the Spanish you already know, this four session class is for you. Led by a native Spanish speaker, the group will be a relaxed learning environment for all ages. Families are welcome to attend. Please sign up online, call or come by the library.  Limited to 15 people. Location: Skyland/South Buncombe Library - 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Classes. Informational. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Adult. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Wednesday, June 12, 2019, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Toddler Story Time

Swannanoa Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Location: Swannanoa Library - 101 W. Charleston Ave. - Swannanoa. Phone: (828) 250-6486. Email: swannanoa.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Library: Swannanoa. Thursday, June 13, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Toddler Story Time

Pack Memorial Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Location: Pack Memorial Library - 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Library: Pack Memorial. Thursday, June 13, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Toddler Story Time

Black Mountain Library Toddler Times are lively interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Location: Black Mountain Library - 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Library: Black Mountain. Thursday, June 13, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

Skyland / South Buncombe Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Location: Skyland/South Buncombe Library - 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Thursday, June 13, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

Swannanoa Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Location: Swannanoa Library - 101 W. Charleston Ave. - Swannanoa. Phone: (828) 250-6486. Email: swannanoa.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Library: Swannanoa. Thursday, June 13, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Professor Whizzpop - Blast Off to Books!

Swannanoa Library A cosmic supernova of reading, magic, and audience partcipation. Travel at the speed of sound, defeat an alien invasion and rock into reading with the Fly Guy. Fun for all ages! Location: Swannanoa Library - 101 W. Charleston Ave. - Swannanoa. Phone: (828) 250-6486. Email: swannanoa.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Summer Reading Programs. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). School Age - (grades K-5). Library: Swannanoa. Thursday, June 13, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

Fairview Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Location: Fairview Library - 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Library: Fairview. Thursday, June 13, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Baby Story Time

Oakley / South Asheville Library Baby Story Time is a lively language enrichment story time serving our youngest folks--the 4 month-old to 18 month-old set. Location: Oakley/South Asheville Library - 749 Fairview Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4754. Email: oakley.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Library: Oakley / South Asheville. Thursday, June 13, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Toddler Story Time

Weaverville Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Location: Weaverville Library - 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Library: Weaverville. Thursday, June 13, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

West Asheville Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Location: West Asheville Library - 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Library: West Asheville. Thursday, June 13, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Mountain Story Magic

West Asheville Library Three librarians from all over Buncombe County come together for one big storytelling extravaganza!  It’s going to be a blast! Groups, please register. Location: West Asheville Library - 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Telling. Summer Reading Programs. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Preschool - (ages 3-5). School Age - (grades K-5). Teen - (grades 6-12). Family - (children of all ages). Library: West Asheville. Thursday, June 13, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Old Fashioned Selfies

Fairview Library Create a self-portrait without a cell phone. Important: Please bring a 5x7 or 8x10 headshot of yourself. Photograph or photocopy is OK. Photo won't be damaged. You are welcome to bring other small items to incorporate into your portrait (concert tickets, stickers, fabric swatches, etc). Location: Fairview Library - 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Arts & Crafts. Family Fun. Summer Reading Programs. Age Group: Teen - (grades 6-12). Library: Fairview. Thursday, June 13, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Lego Builder's Club

Pack Memorial Library Come build with LEGOs! Location: Pack Memorial Library - 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Arts & Crafts. Family Fun. Summer Reading Programs. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). School Age - (grades K-5). Library: Pack Memorial. Thursday, June 13, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Tap-n-Shake with Sonia Brooks

East Asheville Library Sonia Brooks, known locally as The Moozic Lady, offers her Tap-n-Shake program at the East Asheville Library. Everyone will be provided with rhythm sticks and shakers while Sonia plays guitar and sings folk songs. Come join in on this interactive musical experience of singing tapping and guided movement. This program is ideal for preschoolers but all ages are welcome. Space is limited. You must be registered to attend. Please stop by the East Asheville Library or call (828) 250-4738 to reserve your free ticket. Location: East Asheville Library - 902 Tunnel Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4738. Email: eastasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Summer Reading Programs. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Library: East Asheville. Thursday, June 13, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.