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Tax Help at the Library

Pack Memorial Library AARP Foundation Tax-Aide in cooperation with the IRS, NC Department of Revenue, Buncombe County Library System and Council on Aging, Inc. will offer free tax preparations for taxpayers of low and moderate income, with special attention to those 60 and older. This service will be available from February 2 through April 15, 2019 at sites listed below. Both Federal and NC tax returns will be electronically filed. LOCATIONS AND HOURS, Pack Library Monday 10am-4pm (please sign in before 3pm) Wednesday 10am-4pm (please sign in before 3pm) Saturday 10:30am-3pm**   West Asheville Library Tuesday 10am-4pm Weaverville Library Thursday 10am-4pm Black Mountain Library Thursday 9am-3pm Questions and requests for assistance for homebound individuals can be directed to the Buncombe County Council on Aging at 828-277-8288.  **Saturday tax assistance is provided by UNCA and ends on April 6. There will be no Saturday tax help on March 16. Taxpayers should bring the following documents: • Photo… Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Tax Help. Age Group: Adult. Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Wednesday, March 20, 2019, 10:00 AM – 4:00 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. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Library: North Asheville. Wednesday, March 20, 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. Phone: (828) 250-4754. Email: oakley.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 749 Fairview Rd. - Asheville. Library: Oakley / South Asheville. Wednesday, March 20, 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. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Library: Black Mountain. Wednesday, March 20, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Enka-Candler Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-4758. Email: enka.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 1404 Sandhill Rd. - Candler. Library: Enka-Candler. Wednesday, March 20, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

Leicester Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-6480. Email: leicester.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 1561 Alexander Rd. - Leicester. Library: Leicester. Wednesday, March 20, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

WEE TUNES: A Mozart Music Experience for the Very Young with the Asheville Symphony

Skyland / South Buncombe Library Come dance, twirl, and clap to the classics with Kindermusik instructor Yvette Odell in WeeTunes, a Mozart music experience that includes special performances by Asheville Symphony musicians. For babies and children age 0-5 and their caregivers. This program will also be presented at Pack Memorial Library on March 21. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Attendance: 0. Wednesday, March 20, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:30 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. Phone: (828) 250-4738. Email: eastasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 902 Tunnel Rd. - Asheville. Library: East Asheville. Wednesday, March 20, 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. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Location: 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Library: Fairview. Wednesday, March 20, 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. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Library: North Asheville. Wednesday, March 20, 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. Phone: (828) 250-4754. Email: oakley.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 749 Fairview Rd. - Asheville. Library: Oakley / South Asheville. Wednesday, March 20, 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. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Library: Weaverville. Wednesday, March 20, 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. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Library: West Asheville. Wednesday, March 20, 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! 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.). Location: 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Library: Fairview. Wednesday, March 20, 2019, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Afternoon Fiction Book Club

Black Mountain Library Afternoon fiction book club. Contact the library for this month's selection. No time to read? No worries! Come enjoy the company of other book lovers. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Book Club. Age Group: Adult. Location: 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Library: Black Mountain. Attendance: 0. Wednesday, March 20, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

History Book Club: "Sergeant Stubby" by Ann Bausum

Enka-Candler Library Phone: (828) 250-4758. Email: enka.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Book Club. Age Group: Adult. Location: 1404 Sandhill Rd. - Candler. Library: Enka-Candler. Attendance: 0. Wednesday, March 20, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Electronics and Robotics

Pack Memorial Library Attention all young Electrical Engineers:  Come learn about electrical circuits, insulators, conductors, and even…yes… robots!  Space is limited at this fun, “Hands On, Minds On” event so register online at buncombecounty.org/library by selecting the event on the library calendar, or call 828 250-4720. Recommended for grades K-5. Presented by Hands On! Children’s Museum of Hendersonville. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Classes. Family Fun. Age Group: School Age - (grades K-5). Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Attendance: 0. Wednesday, March 20, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Beginner's Spanish Class for Adults

Pack Memorial Library *Registration has been closed for the class. A new class will be posted in the spring. Are you looking to learn some basic Spanish? Look no further! Pack Library is offering an 8 week class to get you feeling comfortable with the basics. Class will be every Wednesday evening starting January 30 from 4:30- 5:45 PM. All you need to bring is something to write with and something to write on.  This class is for 8 weeks only, please sign up if you can attend most or all of the classes. The class will be held in our computer lab downstairs. Sign up by clicking the blue sign up button. Phone: (828) 250-4718. Email: erin.makara@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Classes. Age Group: Adult. Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Wednesday, March 20, 2019, 4:30 PM – 5:45 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Tax Help at the Library

Black Mountain Library AARP Foundation Tax-Aide in cooperation with the IRS, NC Department of Revenue, Buncombe County Library System and Council on Aging, Inc. will offer free tax preparations for taxpayers of low and moderate income, with special attention to those 60 and older. This service will be available from February 2 through April 15, 2019 at sites listed below. Both Federal and NC tax returns will be electronically filed. LOCATIONS AND HOURS, Pack Library Monday 10am-4pm (please sign in before 3pm) Wednesday 10am-4pm (please sign in before 3pm) Saturday 10:30am-3pm** West Asheville Library Tuesday 10am-4pm Weaverville Library Thursday 10am-4pm Black Mountain Library Thursday 9am-3pm Questions and requests for assistance for homebound individuals can be directed to the Buncombe County Council on Aging at 828-277-8288. **Saturday tax assistance is provided by UNCA and ends on April 6. There will be no Saturday tax help on March 16. Taxpayers should bring the following documents: • Photo I.D.… Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Tax Help. Age Group: Adult. Location: 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Library: Black Mountain. Thursday, March 21, 2019, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Tax Help at the Library

Weaverville Library AARP Foundation Tax-Aide in cooperation with the IRS, NC Department of Revenue, Buncombe County Library System and Council on Aging, Inc. will offer free tax preparations for taxpayers of low and moderate income, with special attention to those 60 and older. This service will be available from February 2 through April 15, 2019 at sites listed below. Both Federal and NC tax returns will be electronically filed. LOCATIONS AND HOURS, Pack Library Monday 10am-4pm (please sign in before 3pm) Wednesday 10am-4pm (please sign in before 3pm) Saturday 10:30am-3pm** West Asheville Library Tuesday 10am-4pm Weaverville Library Thursday 10am-4pm Black Mountain Library Thursday 9am-3pm Questions and requests for assistance for homebound individuals can be directed to the Buncombe County Council on Aging at 828-277-8288. **Saturday tax assistance is provided by UNCA and ends on April 6. There will be no Saturday tax help on March 16. Taxpayers should bring the following documents: • Photo I.D.… Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Tax Help. Age Group: Adult. Location: 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Library: Weaverville. Thursday, March 21, 2019, 10:00 AM – 4:00 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. Phone: (828) 250-6486. Email: swannanoa.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 101 W. Charleston Ave. - Swannanoa. Library: Swannanoa. Thursday, March 21, 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. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Thursday, March 21, 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. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Library: Black Mountain. Thursday, March 21, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Toddler Story Time

Enka-Candler Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Phone: (828) 250-4758. Email: enka.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 1404 Sandhill Rd. - Candler. Library: Enka-Candler. Thursday, March 21, 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. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Thursday, March 21, 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. Phone: (828) 250-6486. Email: swannanoa.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 101 W. Charleston Ave. - Swannanoa. Library: Swannanoa. Thursday, March 21, 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. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Library: Fairview. Thursday, March 21, 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. Phone: (828) 250-4754. Email: oakley.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 749 Fairview Rd. - Asheville. Library: Oakley / South Asheville. Thursday, March 21, 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. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Library: Weaverville. Thursday, March 21, 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. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Library: West Asheville. Thursday, March 21, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Book Club: "No One is Coming to Save Us" by Stephanie Powell Watts

Skyland / South Buncombe Library Friends of the South Buncombe Library Book Club will be discussing No One is Coming to Save Us by Stephanie Powell Watts. Please join us. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Book Club. Age Group: Adult. Location: 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Attendance: 0. Thursday, March 21, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Spanish Conversation Group

Pack Memorial Library Looking to practice speaking in Spanish or English in a fun way? Come to our Spanish Conversation Group! Our group has a facilitator who leads the discussions for intermediate to advanced speakers of both languages. If you have a bilingual family, bring everyone! We understand the importance of cultivating language, we encourage everyone in your home to join us! Group meets every other Thursday, no registration is necessary. Phone: (828) 250-4718. Email: erin.makara@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Other. Age Group: Adult. Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Attendance: 0. Thursday, March 21, 2019, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

WEE TUNES: A Mozart Music Experience for the Very Young with the Asheville Symphony

Pack Memorial Library The Asheville Symphony Returns to Pack Library! Join Yvette Odell & Asheville Symphony musicians for a live performance and interactive musical experience designed specifically for the very young.  Children ages birth to five years and their caregivers are invited to make connections to music through singing, twirling, waving and jingling.  this program is free and presented by the Asheville Symphony. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Attendance: 0. Thursday, March 21, 2019, 10:30 PM – 11:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Spring Fling Book Sale at Pack Library

Pack Memorial Library Pack Library have a one day Spring Fling book sale on Friday, March 22 from 10am-4pm. Everything in Bookends Used Book Store will be half price. All proceeds benefit the library. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Book Sale. Age Group: School Age - (grades K-5). Teen - (grades 6-12). Adult. Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Attendance: 0. Friday, March 22, 2019, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Geri-fit Workout Class for Seniors

Pack Memorial Library Come when you can, we are no longer taking sign-ups but walk-ins are welcome! Seniors looking to workout more regularly are welcome to participate in a three month video-led fitness class and study conducted by Geri-fit! Most of the exercises will be performed seated in a chair and you will not have to get on the floor. Classes will be twice a week on Tuesdays and Fridays for 45 minutes. There are 24 classes over a 3 month period. 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. Classes will be held twice-a-week for 45-minutes each. Upon completion of the 12 week study, each participant will fill out a survey to help evaluate the effectiveness of the video-led classes to determine if your strength, stamina, balance and range of motion has… Phone: (828) 250-4717. Email: erin.makara@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Classes. Age Group: Adult. Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Attendance: 7. Friday, March 22, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Book to Movie: "Dead Man Walking"

West Asheville Library West Asheville's Friends of the Library Book-to-Movie program proudly presents Dead Man Walking on Friday, March 22nd at 2:30 pm. This drama is based on a true story, which explores the issue of capital punishment. Sister Helen Prejean is a nun and teacher living in rural Louisiana. One day, she receives a letter from Matthew Poncelet, who is scheduled to be executed soon for the rape and murder of two teenagers. After meeting Matthew, Sister Helen agrees to serve as spiritual counselor and see what she can do to stay the execution. However, Matthew's claims of innocence seem shaky at best, and it's clear he's a reprehensible, amoral racist. When it becomes obvious that Matthew's sentence will be carried out, Sister Helen offers what comfort she can to Matthew, but also tries to guide him to an open admission of the extent of his crimes and an acceptance of divine forgiveness, telling him "I want the last face you see to be the face of love". Starring Susan Sarandon and Sean Penn, the film is directed by… Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Film Screening. Age Group: Adult. Location: 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Library: West Asheville. Attendance: 0. Friday, March 22, 2019, 2:30 PM – 4:30 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. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Classes. Age Group: Teen - (grades 6-12). Adult. Location: 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Friday, March 22, 2019, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Reading with JR The Therapy Dog

Enka-Candler Library Kids are invited to stop by between 4 & 5 pm on the 4th Friday of each month to practice their reading skills with a gentle, patient and adorable canine friend. J.R. is a certified therapy dog and he can't wait to meet the readers of the Enka-Candler community! No advance registration is required for the ENKA program. Phone: (828) 250-4758. Email: enka.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Location: 1404 Sandhill Rd. - Candler. Library: Enka-Candler. Friday, March 22, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

LEGO Builders

Leicester Library LEGO fun for kids age 5 and up. Phone: (828) 250-6480. Email: leicester.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Arts & Crafts. Family Fun. Age Group: School Age - (grades K-5). Location: 1561 Alexander Rd. - Leicester. Library: Leicester. Friday, March 22, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM.

Preschool Story Time

Pack Memorial Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Saturday, March 23, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Tax Help at the Library

Pack Memorial Library AARP Foundation Tax-Aide in cooperation with the IRS, NC Department of Revenue, Buncombe County Library System and Council on Aging, Inc. will offer free tax preparations for taxpayers of low and moderate income, with special attention to those 60 and older. This service will be available from February 2 through April 15, 2019 at sites listed below. Both Federal and NC tax returns will be electronically filed. LOCATIONS AND HOURS, Pack Library Monday 10am-4pm (please sign in before 3pm) Wednesday 10am-4pm (please sign in before 3pm) Saturday 10:30am-3pm**   West Asheville Library Tuesday 10am-4pm Weaverville Library Thursday 10am-4pm Black Mountain Library Thursday 10am-4pm Questions and requests for assistance for homebound individuals can be directed to the Buncombe County Council on Aging at 828-277-8288.  **Saturday tax assistance is provided by UNCA and ends on April 6. There will be no Saturday tax help on March 16. Taxpayers should bring the following documents: • Photo… Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Tax Help. Age Group: Adult. Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Saturday, March 23, 2019, 10:30 AM – 3:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Digital Citizenship Information Session and Discussion

Fairview Library Wes Bullock of the Biltmore Learning & Development Team and East Carolina University will present a program on the subject of Digital Citizenship on Saturday, March 23rd at 10:30 am. The presentation will include some thought-provoking questions and discussion of some best practices for how to be a responsible user in the digital world. It is suitable for all individuals, especially families. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Informational. Age Group: Adult. Location: 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Library: Fairview. Attendance: 0. Saturday, March 23, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Mixed Level Pilates with Cisco Pilates

Pack Memorial Library Learn the fundamentals of Pilates, or for those who are already experienced, deepen your practice in this mixed level class. Pilates is a whole body workout where we find strength, stretch, and control. Alexis will target the level of class to who is there, so everyone is equally challenged. Pilates is for every BODY...no matter your age, gender, or physical ability. Bring your own mat (a thick mat is better if you have one), a small towel, and a water bottle, the library has a few mats available if you need one. Click the blue sign up button to register. Registration is required. Phone: (828) 250-4718. Email: erin.makara@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Classes. Age Group: Adult. Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Attendance: 0. Saturday, March 23, 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. Phone: (828) 250-4738. Email: eastasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 902 Tunnel Rd. - Asheville. Library: East Asheville. Saturday, March 23, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

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. Come hang out, learn more, and make one.  No registration is required for this free program. For ages 11 and up. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Arts & Crafts. Family Fun. Age Group: Teen - (grades 6-12). Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Attendance: 0. Saturday, March 23, 2019, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Watercolor Class with Local Artist Joan Doyle

Skyland / South Buncombe Library Call, email or come by the library to sign up. This free class is limited to 10 participants – teens over 15 and adults. All materials provided. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Arts & Crafts. Classes. Age Group: Teen - (grades 6-12). Adult. Location: 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Attendance: 0. Saturday, March 23, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Local Author Robin Gaiser Presents "Open for Lunch"

North Asheville Library Join local author Robin Gaiser at North Asheville Library for a presentation of her new book, Open for Lunch. Open for Lunch follows Gaiser's encounters with a dozen strangers in casual lunch spots from upstate New York to Asheville. "Soon," she writes, "the stunning stories of my lunch mates took me deeply into my own narrative." Gaiser is a Certified Music Practitioner who provides therapeutic music to the ill, the elderly, and the dying in hospitals and nursing homes. In the words of Lois McMahon, PhD, Gaiser's book "holds invaluable lessons for us all about pain, suffering, redemption, forgiveness, healing, and love." This event is free and open to the public, and no tickets are required. This program was originally scheduled for January 29. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Author Event. Age Group: Adult. Location: 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Library: North Asheville. Saturday, March 23, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Tax Help at the Library

Pack Memorial Library AARP Foundation Tax-Aide in cooperation with the IRS, NC Department of Revenue, Buncombe County Library System and Council on Aging, Inc. will offer free tax preparations for taxpayers of low and moderate income, with special attention to those 60 and older. This service will be available from February 2 through April 15, 2019 at sites listed below. Both Federal and NC tax returns will be electronically filed. LOCATIONS AND HOURS, Pack Library Monday 10am-4pm (please sign in before 3pm) Wednesday 10am-4pm (please sign in before 3pm) Saturday 10:30am-3pm**   West Asheville Library Tuesday 10am-4pm Weaverville Library Thursday 10am-4pm Black Mountain Library Thursday 9am-3pm Questions and requests for assistance for homebound individuals can be directed to the Buncombe County Council on Aging at 828-277-8288.  **Saturday tax assistance is provided by UNCA and ends on April 6. There will be no Saturday tax help on March 16. Taxpayers should bring the following documents: • Photo… Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Tax Help. Age Group: Adult. Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Monday, March 25, 2019, 10:00 AM – 4:00 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. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Monday, March 25, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Spanish Story Time

Enka-Candler Library Spanish Story Time features rhymes, songs and books in Spanish and English. Children of all ages are invited to join the fun every Monday at 10:30am. Phone: (828) 250-4758. Email: enka.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Preschool - (ages 3-5). School Age - (grades K-5). Family - (children of all ages). Location: 1404 Sandhill Rd. - Candler. Library: Enka-Candler. Monday, March 25, 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. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Monday, March 25, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. 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. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Library: West Asheville. Monday, March 25, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Hola, Asheville

Pack Memorial Library “Hola, Asheville” is a group for bilingual / bicultural families (English / Spanish) to get together and play, read and socialize in Spanish. Our goal is to create a fun environment for our kids to cultivate their other language. We’ll be playing games, sharing stories about our countries, and discussing books we've read. No registration is necessary and everyone is welcome to join us. The group will meet every other Monday downstairs in our activity room. Phone: (828) 250-4718. Email: erin.makara@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. 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). Adult. Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Attendance: 0. Monday, March 25, 2019, 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Tax Help at the Library

West Asheville Library AARP Foundation Tax-Aide in cooperation with the IRS, NC Department of Revenue, Buncombe County Library System and Council on Aging, Inc. will offer free tax preparations for taxpayers of low and moderate income, with special attention to those 60 and older. This service will be available from February 2 through April 15, 2019 at sites listed below. Both Federal and NC tax returns will be electronically filed. LOCATIONS AND HOURS, Pack Library Monday 10am-4pm (please sign in before 3pm) Wednesday 10am-4pm (please sign in before 3pm) Saturday 10:30am-3pm**  West Asheville Library Tuesday 10am-4pm Weaverville Library Thursday 10am-4pm Black Mountain Library Thursday 9am-3pm Questions and requests for assistance for homebound individuals can be directed to the Buncombe County Council on Aging at 828-277-8288. **Saturday tax assistance is provided by UNCA and ends on April 6. There will be no Saturday tax help on March 16. Taxpayers should bring the following documents: • Photo… Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Tax Help. Age Group: Adult. Location: 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Library: West Asheville. Tuesday, March 26, 2019, 10:00 AM – 4:00 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. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Tuesday, March 26, 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. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Library: North Asheville. Tuesday, March 26, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Geri-fit Workout Class for Seniors

Pack Memorial Library Come when you can, we are no longer taking sign-ups but walk-ins are welcome! Seniors looking to workout more regularly are welcome to participate in a three month video-led fitness class and study conducted by Geri-fit! Most of the exercises will be performed seated in a chair and you will not have to get on the floor. Classes will be twice a week on Tuesdays and Fridays for 45 minutes. There are 24 classes over a 3 month period. 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. Classes will be held twice-a-week for 45-minutes each. Upon completion of the 12 week study, each participant will fill out a survey to help evaluate the effectiveness of the video-led classes to determine if your strength, stamina, balance and range of motion has… Phone: (828) 250-4717. Email: erin.makara@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Classes. Age Group: Adult. Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Attendance: 7. Tuesday, March 26, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 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. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Library: Fairview. Tuesday, March 26, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Art Classes for Veterans: Art and Yoga

Skyland / South Buncombe Library Veterans will practice objectivity and a journey inward through intentional movement, art, stillness, and writing in this class led by artist instructor Cara McKinney. Limited to 10 veterans.  FREE, but pre-registration is required. Call the AAAC at  828.258.0710 to sign up. This class will meet every Tuesday in March. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Arts & Crafts. Classes. Age Group: Adult. Location: 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Attendance: 0. Tuesday, March 26, 2019, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM. 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. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Location: 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Library: Weaverville. Tuesday, March 26, 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. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Library: Black Mountain. Tuesday, March 26, 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! Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Library: Fairview. Tuesday, March 26, 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!  Sign up at the North Asheville Library circulation desk or call 828-250-4752! For ages 8-12. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Book Club. Age Group: School Age - (grades K-5). Location: 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Library: North Asheville. Tuesday, March 26, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Drawing Class for Adults

Pack Memorial Library A fun drawing class that doesn't take itself seriously, learn to draw figures, objects, and draw from your thoughts. This month the class will be making objects, costumes, and props for the Star Party which is happening on April 12. The Star Party is part of the NC Science Festival and Pack Memorial Library has been selected as a host site. Materials are supplied or bring your own materials. The instructor will help guide you in making space themed art pieces and objects! Program will be held in our auditorium downstairs. If you cannot make the full 2 hours, come when you can! Please just be sure to sign up so we have enough supplies for everyone and the instructor can prepare properly. Older teens and Adults only. Registration is required. **Registration signs you up for this one class, not a series of classes. Click the blue sign up button. Phone: (828) 250-4718. Email: erin.makara@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Arts & Crafts. Classes. Age Group: Teen - (grades 6-12). Adult. Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Attendance: 0. Tuesday, March 26, 2019, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Documentary Film Series: "When We Were Kings"

Fairview Library When We Were Kings chronicles the build-up to the famous ‘Rumble in the Jungle’ Heavyweight Championship bout between Muhammad Ali and George Foreman. It was the winner of the 1996 Academy Award for ‘Best Documentary Feature’. Part 2 of our 4 part series exploring documentary films. All screenings will be hosted by North Carolina Film Critics Association member James Rosario (thedailyorca.com), who will introduce each film and lead a discussion after. Free popcorn provided by Grail Moviehouse. Look for the upcoming films in this series on the last Tuesday of each month: April 30th – Grizzly Man , May 28th – The King of Kong. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Film Screening. Age Group: Adult. Location: 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Library: Fairview. Attendance: 0. Tuesday, March 26, 2019, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Tax Help at the Library

Pack Memorial Library AARP Foundation Tax-Aide in cooperation with the IRS, NC Department of Revenue, Buncombe County Library System and Council on Aging, Inc. will offer free tax preparations for taxpayers of low and moderate income, with special attention to those 60 and older. This service will be available from February 2 through April 15, 2019 at sites listed below. Both Federal and NC tax returns will be electronically filed. LOCATIONS AND HOURS, Pack Library Monday 10am-4pm (please sign in before 3pm) Wednesday 10am-4pm (please sign in before 3pm) Saturday 10:30am-3pm**   West Asheville Library Tuesday 10am-4pm Weaverville Library Thursday 10am-4pm Black Mountain Library Thursday 9am-3pm Questions and requests for assistance for homebound individuals can be directed to the Buncombe County Council on Aging at 828-277-8288.  **Saturday tax assistance is provided by UNCA and ends on April 6. There will be no Saturday tax help on March 16. Taxpayers should bring the following documents: • Photo… Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Tax Help. Age Group: Adult. Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 10:00 AM – 4:00 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. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Library: North Asheville. Wednesday, March 27, 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. Phone: (828) 250-4754. Email: oakley.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 749 Fairview Rd. - Asheville. Library: Oakley / South Asheville. Wednesday, March 27, 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. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Library: Black Mountain. Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Enka-Candler Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-4758. Email: enka.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 1404 Sandhill Rd. - Candler. Library: Enka-Candler. Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

Leicester Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-6480. Email: leicester.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 1561 Alexander Rd. - Leicester. Library: Leicester. Wednesday, March 27, 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. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Tiny Tots Yoga

Swannanoa Library Tiny Tots Yoga is for babies and toddlers that are crawling to 2 years with a caregiver (parent, friend, or guardian.)This class is a highly active, playful class with songs and music that integrate yoga exercise. The class offers poses that will support a toddlers increased mobility and physical explorations. During Tiny Tots Yoga class, crawlers and walkers will playfully practice yoga postures in seated, standing, walking, jumping.  Quiet time will be provided at the end for parents, and bubbles for toddlers. No prior yoga experience is needed. *No mats are used in Tiny Tots Yoga class. Provided by the Friends of Swannanoa Library. Phone: (828) 250-6486. Email: swannanoa.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 101 W. Charleston Ave. - Swannanoa. Library: Swannanoa. Wednesday, March 27, 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. Phone: (828) 250-4738. Email: eastasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 902 Tunnel Rd. - Asheville. Library: East Asheville. Wednesday, March 27, 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. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Location: 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Library: Fairview. Wednesday, March 27, 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. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Library: North Asheville. Wednesday, March 27, 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. Phone: (828) 250-4754. Email: oakley.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 749 Fairview Rd. - Asheville. Library: Oakley / South Asheville. Wednesday, March 27, 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. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Library: Weaverville. Wednesday, March 27, 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. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Library: West Asheville. Wednesday, March 27, 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! 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.). Location: 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Library: Fairview. Wednesday, March 27, 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. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Age Group: Teen - (grades 6-12). Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Introduction to Adobe Photoshop

North Asheville Library Join local artist and librarian Peter Athos at North Asheville Library for a beginner-friendly introduction to Adobe Photoshop. Athos will be covering the foundational skills of using Photoshop's vast image manipulation toolset, offering a free and easy introduction to this industry-standard software. This program is free and open to the public, and no tickets are required. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Classes. Age Group: Adult. Location: 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Library: North Asheville. Attendance: 0. Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Spanish Language Learning

Skyland / South Buncombe Library Would you like to improve your Spanish language skills? Join us for learning and conversations in Spanish this January – March. We will meet for six sessions to build rapport as a group and confidence in speaking and reading Spanish.  To sign up, email the South Buncombe Library at skyland.library@buncombecounty.org or call 828-250-6488. The group is limited to 10 participants. Participants must be able to converse in Spanish at a basic level. Older teens are welcome, children under 15 are welcome with adults.  The group will meet from 6-7 pm on Wednesday nights January 16 and 30, February 13 and 27, and March 13 and 27. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Classes. Age Group: Teen - (grades 6-12). Adult. Location: 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Tax Help at the Library

Black Mountain Library AARP Foundation Tax-Aide in cooperation with the IRS, NC Department of Revenue, Buncombe County Library System and Council on Aging, Inc. will offer free tax preparations for taxpayers of low and moderate income, with special attention to those 60 and older. This service will be available from February 2 through April 15, 2019 at sites listed below. Both Federal and NC tax returns will be electronically filed. LOCATIONS AND HOURS, Pack Library Monday 10am-4pm (please sign in before 3pm) Wednesday 10am-4pm (please sign in before 3pm) Saturday 10:30am-3pm** West Asheville Library Tuesday 10am-4pm Weaverville Library Thursday 10am-4pm Black Mountain Library Thursday 9am-3pm Questions and requests for assistance for homebound individuals can be directed to the Buncombe County Council on Aging at 828-277-8288. **Saturday tax assistance is provided by UNCA and ends on April 6. There will be no Saturday tax help on March 16. Taxpayers should bring the following documents: • Photo I.D.… Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Tax Help. Age Group: Adult. Location: 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Library: Black Mountain. Thursday, March 28, 2019, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Tax Help at the Library

Weaverville Library AARP Foundation Tax-Aide in cooperation with the IRS, NC Department of Revenue, Buncombe County Library System and Council on Aging, Inc. will offer free tax preparations for taxpayers of low and moderate income, with special attention to those 60 and older. This service will be available from February 2 through April 15, 2019 at sites listed below. Both Federal and NC tax returns will be electronically filed. LOCATIONS AND HOURS, Pack Library Monday 10am-4pm (please sign in before 3pm) Wednesday 10am-4pm (please sign in before 3pm) Saturday 10:30am-3pm** West Asheville Library Tuesday 10am-4pm Weaverville Library Thursday 10am-4pm Black Mountain Library Thursday 9am-3pm Questions and requests for assistance for homebound individuals can be directed to the Buncombe County Council on Aging at 828-277-8288. **Saturday tax assistance is provided by UNCA and ends on April 6. There will be no Saturday tax help on March 16. Taxpayers should bring the following documents: • Photo I.D.… Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Tax Help. Age Group: Adult. Location: 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Library: Weaverville. Thursday, March 28, 2019, 10:00 AM – 4:00 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. Phone: (828) 250-6486. Email: swannanoa.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 101 W. Charleston Ave. - Swannanoa. Library: Swannanoa. Thursday, March 28, 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. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Thursday, March 28, 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. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Library: Black Mountain. Thursday, March 28, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Toddler Story Time

Enka-Candler Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Phone: (828) 250-4758. Email: enka.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 1404 Sandhill Rd. - Candler. Library: Enka-Candler. Thursday, March 28, 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. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Thursday, March 28, 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. Phone: (828) 250-6486. Email: swannanoa.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 101 W. Charleston Ave. - Swannanoa. Library: Swannanoa. Thursday, March 28, 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. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Library: Fairview. Thursday, March 28, 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. Phone: (828) 250-4754. Email: oakley.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 749 Fairview Rd. - Asheville. Library: Oakley / South Asheville. Thursday, March 28, 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. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Library: Weaverville. Thursday, March 28, 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. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Library: West Asheville. Thursday, March 28, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

A Portrait of Pauli Murray by Becki Stone

Pack Memorial Library Pauli Murray was a published poet, an ordained Episcopal priest, an attorney, a law professor, a civil rights activist and a feminist. How could one person accomplish so much? Her story is remarkable and she was a woman worth knowing and remembering. Join us when Becky Stone brings Pauli Murray to life in a one woman show at Pack Library. This free performance will be Thursday, March 28 at 6pm and everyone is invited. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Local History & Genealogy. Age Group: Teen - (grades 6-12). Adult. Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Thursday, March 28, 2019, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Bird Friendly Gardening with Tom Tribble

Skyland / South Buncombe Library Today birds face serious threats from habitat loss and climate change. With increased development and population growth, there are fewer undeveloped areas for our migratory and resident birds to find food, shelter and a place to raise their babies. The single, easy action that individuals can take to help birds is to make their own yard more bird-friendly by planting native plants. Learn about the native plants and actions you can take to make your yard a haven for birds. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Informational. Age Group: Teen - (grades 6-12). Adult. Location: 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Attendance: 0. Thursday, March 28, 2019, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Geri-fit Workout Class for Seniors

Pack Memorial Library Come when you can, we are no longer taking sign-ups but walk-ins are welcome! Seniors looking to workout more regularly are welcome to participate in a three month video-led fitness class and study conducted by Geri-fit! Most of the exercises will be performed seated in a chair and you will not have to get on the floor. Classes will be twice a week on Tuesdays and Fridays for 45 minutes. There are 24 classes over a 3 month period. 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. Classes will be held twice-a-week for 45-minutes each. Upon completion of the 12 week study, each participant will fill out a survey to help evaluate the effectiveness of the video-led classes to determine if your strength, stamina, balance and range of motion has… Phone: (828) 250-4717. Email: erin.makara@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Classes. Age Group: Adult. Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Attendance: 7. Friday, March 29, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. 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. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Classes. Age Group: Teen - (grades 6-12). Adult. Location: 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Friday, March 29, 2019, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Art Adventures for Kids: Henri Matisse

Fairview Library Fairview Public Library presents the inaugural session of Art Adventures for Kids! This is a new monthly art club for kids age 8-12, meeting the last Friday of the month from 3:30-4:30.Celebrate a different artist in each session. Learn a little about the artist. Create an original masterpiece inspired by the featured artist’s techniques of styles. Upcoming Meetings: Friday, March 29 Featured Artist: Henri Matisse , Friday, April 26 Featured Artist: Frida Kahlo , Friday, May 31 Featured Artist: Pablo Picasso. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Arts & Crafts. Age Group: School Age - (grades K-5). Location: 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Library: Fairview. Attendance: 0. Friday, March 29, 2019, 3:30 PM – 4:30 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. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Saturday, March 30, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Tax Help at the Library

Pack Memorial Library AARP Foundation Tax-Aide in cooperation with the IRS, NC Department of Revenue, Buncombe County Library System and Council on Aging, Inc. will offer free tax preparations for taxpayers of low and moderate income, with special attention to those 60 and older. This service will be available from February 2 through April 15, 2019 at sites listed below. Both Federal and NC tax returns will be electronically filed. LOCATIONS AND HOURS, Pack Library Monday 10am-4pm (please sign in before 3pm) Wednesday 10am-4pm (please sign in before 3pm) Saturday 10:30am-3pm**   West Asheville Library Tuesday 10am-4pm Weaverville Library Thursday 10am-4pm Black Mountain Library Thursday 10am-4pm Questions and requests for assistance for homebound individuals can be directed to the Buncombe County Council on Aging at 828-277-8288.  **Saturday tax assistance is provided by UNCA and ends on April 6. There will be no Saturday tax help on March 16. Taxpayers should bring the following documents: • Photo… Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Tax Help. Age Group: Adult. Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Saturday, March 30, 2019, 10:30 AM – 3:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Falconry: Sport of Kings

Black Mountain Library Join falconer Eric Harrold as he presents the history of falconry. His trained Harris hawk will be on display. All ages. Free. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Informational. 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). Adult. Location: 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Library: Black Mountain. Attendance: 0. Saturday, March 30, 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. Phone: (828) 250-4738. Email: eastasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 902 Tunnel Rd. - Asheville. Library: East Asheville. Saturday, March 30, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. 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. Phone: (828) 250-6486. Email: swannanoa.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Other. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Adult. Location: 101 W. Charleston Ave. - Swannanoa. Library: Swannanoa. Monday, April 1, 2019.

Art Contest in Partnership with the Fairview Area Art League

Fairview Library The Fairview Area Art League is sponsoring a book design challenge for students and homeschoolers in Fairview Area Schools grade K -12. Students can design an art piece that represents an element of their favorite book such as a character, plot, mood, or even their own reactions to the book.  All entries should be dropped off at Fairview Library between April 1st and April 26th. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Arts & Crafts. Age Group: School Age - (grades K-5). Teen - (grades 6-12). Location: 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Library: Fairview. Attendance: 0. Monday, April 1, 2019. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Tax Help at the Library

Pack Memorial Library AARP Foundation Tax-Aide in cooperation with the IRS, NC Department of Revenue, Buncombe County Library System and Council on Aging, Inc. will offer free tax preparations for taxpayers of low and moderate income, with special attention to those 60 and older. This service will be available from February 2 through April 15, 2019 at sites listed below. Both Federal and NC tax returns will be electronically filed. LOCATIONS AND HOURS, Pack Library Monday 10am-4pm (please sign in before 3pm) Wednesday 10am-4pm (please sign in before 3pm) Saturday 10:30am-3pm**   West Asheville Library Tuesday 10am-4pm Weaverville Library Thursday 10am-4pm Black Mountain Library Thursday 9am-3pm Questions and requests for assistance for homebound individuals can be directed to the Buncombe County Council on Aging at 828-277-8288.  **Saturday tax assistance is provided by UNCA and ends on April 6. There will be no Saturday tax help on March 16. Taxpayers should bring the following documents: • Photo… Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Tax Help. Age Group: Adult. Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Monday, April 1, 2019, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Itch to Stitch

Weaverville Library Knitting and needlework group for all skill levels. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Arts & Crafts. Age Group: Adult. Location: 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Library: Weaverville. Attendance: 0. Monday, April 1, 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. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Monday, April 1, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Spanish Story Time

Enka-Candler Library Spanish Story Time features rhymes, songs and books in Spanish and English. Children of all ages are invited to join the fun every Monday at 10:30am. Phone: (828) 250-4758. Email: enka.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Preschool - (ages 3-5). School Age - (grades K-5). Family - (children of all ages). Location: 1404 Sandhill Rd. - Candler. Library: Enka-Candler. Monday, April 1, 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. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Monday, April 1, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. 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. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Library: West Asheville. Monday, April 1, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Tax Help at the Library

West Asheville Library AARP Foundation Tax-Aide in cooperation with the IRS, NC Department of Revenue, Buncombe County Library System and Council on Aging, Inc. will offer free tax preparations for taxpayers of low and moderate income, with special attention to those 60 and older. This service will be available from February 2 through April 15, 2019 at sites listed below. Both Federal and NC tax returns will be electronically filed. LOCATIONS AND HOURS, Pack Library Monday 10am-4pm (please sign in before 3pm) Wednesday 10am-4pm (please sign in before 3pm) Saturday 10:30am-3pm**  West Asheville Library Tuesday 10am-4pm Weaverville Library Thursday 10am-4pm Black Mountain Library Thursday 9am-3pm Questions and requests for assistance for homebound individuals can be directed to the Buncombe County Council on Aging at 828-277-8288. **Saturday tax assistance is provided by UNCA and ends on April 6. There will be no Saturday tax help on March 16. Taxpayers should bring the following documents: • Photo… Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Tax Help. Age Group: Adult. Location: 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Library: West Asheville. Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 10:00 AM – 4:00 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. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Tuesday, April 2, 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. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Library: North Asheville. Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Geri-fit Workout Class for Seniors

Pack Memorial Library Come when you can, we are no longer taking sign-ups but walk-ins are welcome! Seniors looking to workout more regularly are welcome to participate in a three month video-led fitness class and study conducted by Geri-fit! Most of the exercises will be performed seated in a chair and you will not have to get on the floor. Classes will be twice a week on Tuesdays and Fridays for 45 minutes. There are 24 classes over a 3 month period. 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. Classes will be held twice-a-week for 45-minutes each. Upon completion of the 12 week study, each participant will fill out a survey to help evaluate the effectiveness of the video-led classes to determine if your strength, stamina, balance and range of motion has… Phone: (828) 250-4717. Email: erin.makara@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Classes. Age Group: Adult. Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Attendance: 7. Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 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. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Library: Fairview. Tuesday, April 2, 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. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Location: 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Library: Weaverville. Tuesday, April 2, 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. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Library: Black Mountain. Tuesday, April 2, 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! Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Library: Fairview. Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

High School Study Hour in the NC Room

Pack Memorial Library Don't cram for your exams! Come to open high school study hour in the North Carolina Room at Pack Memorial Library Tuesday evenings in April 5:00-7:30. Join other students and a librarian to help get organized, find answers to your burning questions, and even meet new study buddies from other schools. A librarian will be available to help find resources and work with students on some aspects of their studies. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Classes. Other. Age Group: Teen - (grades 6-12). Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Attendance: 0. Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 5:00 PM – 7:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Queer Book Club for New & Young Adults: "I'll Give you the Sun" by Jandy Nelson

Skyland / South Buncombe Library This new book club for ages 14-24 will meet the first Tuesday of each month at 5:30pm. Contact the Skyland/South Buncombe Library with questions. Our upcoming reading list is: Feb.5 - When the Moon Was Ours by Anna-Marie McLemore Mar. 5 - Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Sáenz Apr. 2 - I'll Give you the Sun by Jandy Nelson May 7 - Check, Please! bk. 1 by Ngozi Ukazu. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Book Club. Age Group: Teen - (grades 6-12). Adult. Location: 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Queer Book Club: "I'll Give You the Sun" by Jandy Nelson

Skyland / South Buncombe Library For young adults and new adults ages 14-24. April’s book will be I’ll Give You the Sun by Jandy Nelson. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Book Club. Age Group: Teen - (grades 6-12). Location: 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Attendance: 0. Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Book Club: "Beartown" by Fredrik Backman

Enka-Candler Library Phone: (828) 250-4758. Email: enka.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Book Club. Age Group: Adult. Location: 1404 Sandhill Rd. - Candler. Library: Enka-Candler. Attendance: 0. Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Storyteller and Musician Shelia Kay Adams

Fairview Library Award Winning Storyteller, Author, and Musician Sheila Kay Adams will be doing a special concert at the library on Tuesday, April 2nd at 7pm in celebration of the library’s 20th Anniversary Year. This is a free event, but you must have a ticket to come. Tickets are available now at the Fairview Library. Sponsored by the Friends of Fairview Library. Refreshments will be served after. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Performance. Story Telling. Age Group: School Age - (grades K-5). Teen - (grades 6-12). Adult. Location: 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Library: Fairview. Attendance: 0. Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Evening Book Club: "Pachinko" by Min Jin Lee

Weaverville Library Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Book Club. Age Group: Adult. Location: 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Library: Weaverville. Attendance: 0. Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Heroes Unlimited Role Playing

Fairview Library Join us for another session of Heroes Unlimited at the Fairview Library. A team of heroes is being assembled. Do you have what it takes to defend the planet from the forces of evil? Find out Wednesday, April 3rd at 4pm when we battle villains and save the day with Heroes Unlimited! Role-playing games are a great way to cultivate creativity, encourage teamwork & cooperation, and teach problem solving skills. They’re also a lot of fun! No experience necessary. Snacks and supplies provided. Space is limited. Stop by or call the library to guarantee your spot. Grades 6-12 welcome. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Age Group: Teen - (grades 6-12). Location: 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Library: Fairview. Attendance: 0. Wednesday, April 3, 2019, 4:00 AM – 5:00 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Tax Help at the Library

Pack Memorial Library AARP Foundation Tax-Aide in cooperation with the IRS, NC Department of Revenue, Buncombe County Library System and Council on Aging, Inc. will offer free tax preparations for taxpayers of low and moderate income, with special attention to those 60 and older. This service will be available from February 2 through April 15, 2019 at sites listed below. Both Federal and NC tax returns will be electronically filed. LOCATIONS AND HOURS, Pack Library Monday 10am-4pm (please sign in before 3pm) Wednesday 10am-4pm (please sign in before 3pm) Saturday 10:30am-3pm**   West Asheville Library Tuesday 10am-4pm Weaverville Library Thursday 10am-4pm Black Mountain Library Thursday 9am-3pm Questions and requests for assistance for homebound individuals can be directed to the Buncombe County Council on Aging at 828-277-8288.  **Saturday tax assistance is provided by UNCA and ends on April 6. There will be no Saturday tax help on March 16. Taxpayers should bring the following documents: • Photo… Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Tax Help. Age Group: Adult. Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Wednesday, April 3, 2019, 10:00 AM – 4:00 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. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Library: North Asheville. Wednesday, April 3, 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. Phone: (828) 250-4754. Email: oakley.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 749 Fairview Rd. - Asheville. Library: Oakley / South Asheville. Wednesday, April 3, 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. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Library: Black Mountain. Wednesday, April 3, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Enka-Candler Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-4758. Email: enka.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 1404 Sandhill Rd. - Candler. Library: Enka-Candler. Wednesday, April 3, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschool Story Time

Leicester Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-6480. Email: leicester.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 1561 Alexander Rd. - Leicester. Library: Leicester. Wednesday, April 3, 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. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Wednesday, April 3, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

BINGO

Pack Memorial Library Come to Pack Library to play BINGO for a chance to win prizes and meet new people! Prizes consist of gift cards to local stores and small gifts, all donated from the Friends of the Library and library patrons. Everyone of every age is welcome to participate. Free to play! Morning snacks, coffee, tea, and hot chocolate are provided. BINGO takes place in our auditorium downstairs. Phone: (828) 250-4718. Email: erin.makara@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Adult. Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Attendance: 0. Wednesday, April 3, 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. Phone: (828) 250-4738. Email: eastasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 902 Tunnel Rd. - Asheville. Library: East Asheville. Wednesday, April 3, 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. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Location: 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Library: Fairview. Wednesday, April 3, 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. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Library: North Asheville. Wednesday, April 3, 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. Phone: (828) 250-4754. Email: oakley.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 749 Fairview Rd. - Asheville. Library: Oakley / South Asheville. Wednesday, April 3, 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. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Library: Weaverville. Wednesday, April 3, 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. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Library: West Asheville. Wednesday, April 3, 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! 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.). Location: 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Library: Fairview. Wednesday, April 3, 2019, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Afternoon Book Club: "At Home" by Bill Bryson

Weaverville Library Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Book Club. Age Group: Adult. Location: 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Library: Weaverville. Attendance: 0. Wednesday, April 3, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

LEGO Builders

Pack Memorial Library Join us for LEGO building fun! Ages 5 & up. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Arts & Crafts. Age Group: School Age - (grades K-5). Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Wednesday, April 3, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Art After School

East Asheville Library Join us at the East Asheville Library for an exciting after school craft! We will meet on the first Wednesday of every month throughout the school year. This is a free even but registration is required. Please call 250-4738, email or stop by the East Asheville Library for more information. This program is designed for children ages 5 and up. Phone: (828) 250-4738. Email: eastasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Arts & Crafts. Age Group: School Age - (grades K-5). Location: 902 Tunnel Rd. - Asheville. Library: East Asheville. Wednesday, April 3, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Tax Help at the Library

Black Mountain Library AARP Foundation Tax-Aide in cooperation with the IRS, NC Department of Revenue, Buncombe County Library System and Council on Aging, Inc. will offer free tax preparations for taxpayers of low and moderate income, with special attention to those 60 and older. This service will be available from February 2 through April 15, 2019 at sites listed below. Both Federal and NC tax returns will be electronically filed. LOCATIONS AND HOURS, Pack Library Monday 10am-4pm (please sign in before 3pm) Wednesday 10am-4pm (please sign in before 3pm) Saturday 10:30am-3pm** West Asheville Library Tuesday 10am-4pm Weaverville Library Thursday 10am-4pm Black Mountain Library Thursday 9am-3pm Questions and requests for assistance for homebound individuals can be directed to the Buncombe County Council on Aging at 828-277-8288. **Saturday tax assistance is provided by UNCA and ends on April 6. There will be no Saturday tax help on March 16. Taxpayers should bring the following documents: • Photo I.D.… Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Tax Help. Age Group: Adult. Location: 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Library: Black Mountain. Thursday, April 4, 2019, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Tax Help at the Library

Weaverville Library AARP Foundation Tax-Aide in cooperation with the IRS, NC Department of Revenue, Buncombe County Library System and Council on Aging, Inc. will offer free tax preparations for taxpayers of low and moderate income, with special attention to those 60 and older. This service will be available from February 2 through April 15, 2019 at sites listed below. Both Federal and NC tax returns will be electronically filed. LOCATIONS AND HOURS, Pack Library Monday 10am-4pm (please sign in before 3pm) Wednesday 10am-4pm (please sign in before 3pm) Saturday 10:30am-3pm** West Asheville Library Tuesday 10am-4pm Weaverville Library Thursday 10am-4pm Black Mountain Library Thursday 9am-3pm Questions and requests for assistance for homebound individuals can be directed to the Buncombe County Council on Aging at 828-277-8288. **Saturday tax assistance is provided by UNCA and ends on April 6. There will be no Saturday tax help on March 16. Taxpayers should bring the following documents: • Photo I.D.… Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Tax Help. Age Group: Adult. Location: 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Library: Weaverville. Thursday, April 4, 2019, 10:00 AM – 4:00 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. Phone: (828) 250-6486. Email: swannanoa.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 101 W. Charleston Ave. - Swannanoa. Library: Swannanoa. Thursday, April 4, 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. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Thursday, April 4, 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. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Library: Black Mountain. Thursday, April 4, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Toddler Story Time

Enka-Candler Library Toddler Times are interactive story times for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Phone: (828) 250-4758. Email: enka.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 1404 Sandhill Rd. - Candler. Library: Enka-Candler. Thursday, April 4, 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. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Thursday, April 4, 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. Phone: (828) 250-6486. Email: swannanoa.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 101 W. Charleston Ave. - Swannanoa. Library: Swannanoa. Thursday, April 4, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Introduction to Taoist Tai Chi for Adults

Pack Memorial Library This class is offered by the Taoist Tai Chi Society (taoisttaichi.org) for your health and well-being. Wear loose-fitting street clothes and comfortable shoes and socks. Taoist Tai Chi® can be done standing or sitting. Your instructor will be Wally Hewitt, who is happy to answer any questions you may have. Feel free to contact him by email at wrockh@gmail.com. He looks forward to meeting you April 4th! This class is senior friendly! Click the sign up button to register. Taoist Tai Chi® grew out of this tradition and is a way to develop a body that is strong, yet supple, balanced and energetic, a mind that is calm and clear, yet creative and dynamic, and a spirit that is light and peaceful, yet resilient. Taoist Tai Chi®  exercises the whole physiology including muscular, skeletal, and circulatory systems, as well as tendons, joints, connective tissue and organs. Rather than depending on the development of hard muscle tissue, Tai Chi develops a body that is relaxed and strong at the deepest levels. The ge… Phone: (828) 250-4718. Email: erin.makara@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Classes. Age Group: Adult. Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Attendance: 0. Thursday, April 4, 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. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Library: Fairview. Thursday, April 4, 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. Phone: (828) 250-4754. Email: oakley.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 749 Fairview Rd. - Asheville. Library: Oakley / South Asheville. Thursday, April 4, 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. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Location: 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Library: Weaverville. Thursday, April 4, 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. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Library: West Asheville. Thursday, April 4, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Spanish Conversation Group

Pack Memorial Library Looking to practice speaking in Spanish or English in a fun way? Come to our Spanish Conversation Group! Our group has a facilitator who leads the discussions for intermediate to advanced speakers of both languages. If you have a bilingual family, bring everyone! We understand the importance of cultivating language, we encourage everyone in your home to join us! Group meets every other Thursday, no registration is necessary. Phone: (828) 250-4718. Email: erin.makara@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Other. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Adult. Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Attendance: 0. Thursday, April 4, 2019, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Geri-fit Workout Class for Seniors

Pack Memorial Library Come when you can, we are no longer taking sign-ups but walk-ins are welcome! Seniors looking to workout more regularly are welcome to participate in a three month video-led fitness class and study conducted by Geri-fit! Most of the exercises will be performed seated in a chair and you will not have to get on the floor. Classes will be twice a week on Tuesdays and Fridays for 45 minutes. There are 24 classes over a 3 month period. 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. Classes will be held twice-a-week for 45-minutes each. Upon completion of the 12 week study, each participant will fill out a survey to help evaluate the effectiveness of the video-led classes to determine if your strength, stamina, balance and range of motion has… Phone: (828) 250-4717. Email: erin.makara@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Classes. Age Group: Adult. Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Attendance: 7. Friday, April 5, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. 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! Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Location: 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Friday, April 5, 2019, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM.

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. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Classes. Age Group: Teen - (grades 6-12). Adult. Location: 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Friday, April 5, 2019, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

LEGO Builders

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

LEGO Builders' Club

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

Live Music by Demeler

North Asheville Library Come to North Asheville Library for a live musical performance by Demeler, an acoustic voice-and-guitar duo. The pair specializes in the small, intimate spaces that inspire them--coffeehouses, wine bars, and other places where people congregate over art, great food or drink, and conversation. The duo blends their love of eclectic music (including many sounds from folk traditions and jazz) with their classical training for a refreshing blend of composed music, arrangements, and original material. Visit demelermusic.com to listen to sample recordings. This program is free and open to the public, and no tickets are required. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Performance. Age Group: Teen - (grades 6-12). Adult. Location: 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Library: North Asheville. Attendance: 0. Friday, April 5, 2019, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Spring Groovin’ Concert with Michael Reno Harrell

Swannanoa Library In association with Friends of the Swannanoa Library and the Swannanoa Community Council, the 17th annual Groovin’ on Grovemont concert series will start the 2019 season with a special Spring Groovin edition. This special edition will feature the well known singer-songwriter Michael Reno Harrell. Michael guarantees a joyful evening with songs, stories and a few good laughs. This special Spring Groovin’ Concert is also held to celebrate the grand re-opening of the newly renovated Swannanoa Library basement booksale. The basement of the library has been remodeled after serious flood damage. The re-opening of the book-sale in the basement will be at 5pm. For the concert you can bring a blanket or lawn chair to enjoy this family-friendly evening with Michael Reno Harrell at the Grovemont Square. In the case of bad weather the concert will take place at the Bee Tree Fire Station. Please contact the Swannanoa Library or check GrovemontPark.org website for information regarding weather-related location change.… Phone: (828) 250-6486. Email: swannanoa.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Performance. 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). Family - (children of all ages). Adult. Location: 101 W. Charleston Ave. - Swannanoa. Library: Swannanoa. Attendance: 0. Friday, April 5, 2019, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Bounce Into Spring Festival

Swannanoa Library There’s nothing quite like shaking off winter’s cabin fever and welcoming the warmer days of spring. Celebrate the new season’s arrival around the ponds at Charles D. Owen Park during Buncombe County Recreation Services’ annual Bounce Into Spring family festival. The FREE festival takes place on Saturday, April 6, from 9:00 a.m.–noon and is open to children and adults of all ages. Buncombe County Public Libraries’ Swannanoa Branch will be on hand to foster imagination skills. LEAF Community Arts’ teaching artists will guide nature-inspired arts and craft projects. Other play stations include slacklining, soccer shoot out, foam-based bow and arrow, fishing pole casting targets, basketball shot, disc golf, and an agility course. The park also features a playground and picnic tables. Charles D. Owen Babe Ruth League’s opening day will also take place adjacent to the festival on the park’s baseball fields. League volunteers will operate a concession stand with proceeds benefiting the league’s programs. C… Phone: (828) 250-6486. Email: swannanoa.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. 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). Family - (children of all ages). Adult. Library: Swannanoa. Attendance: 0. Saturday, April 6, 2019, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Charles D. Owen Park 875 Warren Wilson Road Swannanoa, NC 28778. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Growing and Eating Heirloom Tomatoes!

Black Mountain Library Join us for Growing and Eating Heirloom Tomatoes! with Chris Smith of Sow True Seed. Explore growing, the culture of heirloom tomatoes, and emphasis on southern Appalachian tomatoes. This free program is sponsored by the Friends of the Black Mountain Library in partnership with Buncombe Extension Master Gardeners. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Classes. Informational. Age Group: Adult. Location: 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Library: Black Mountain. Attendance: 0. Saturday, April 6, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

LEGO Builders

Oakley / South Asheville Library Phone: (828) 250-4754. Email: oakley.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Arts & Crafts. Family Fun. Age Group: School Age - (grades K-5). Location: 749 Fairview Rd. - Asheville. Library: Oakley / South Asheville. Saturday, April 6, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Pack Memorial Library Preschool story times are geared towards 3-5 year-olds and include singing, stretchers, and creative activities. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Saturday, April 6, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM.

Tax Help at the Library

Pack Memorial Library AARP Foundation Tax-Aide in cooperation with the IRS, NC Department of Revenue, Buncombe County Library System and Council on Aging, Inc. will offer free tax preparations for taxpayers of low and moderate income, with special attention to those 60 and older. This service will be available from February 2 through April 15, 2019 at sites listed below. Both Federal and NC tax returns will be electronically filed. LOCATIONS AND HOURS, Pack Library Monday 10am-4pm (please sign in before 3pm) Wednesday 10am-4pm (please sign in before 3pm) Saturday 10:30am-3pm**   West Asheville Library Tuesday 10am-4pm Weaverville Library Thursday 10am-4pm Black Mountain Library Thursday 10am-4pm Questions and requests for assistance for homebound individuals can be directed to the Buncombe County Council on Aging at 828-277-8288.  **Saturday tax assistance is provided by UNCA and ends on April 6. There will be no Saturday tax help on March 16. Taxpayers should bring the following documents: • Photo… Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Tax Help. Age Group: Adult. Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Saturday, April 6, 2019, 10:30 AM – 3:00 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. Phone: (828) 250-4738. Email: eastasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 902 Tunnel Rd. - Asheville. Library: East Asheville. Saturday, April 6, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Author Kristina Horton at the West Asheville Library

West Asheville Library A pregnant twenty-eight-year-old textile worker spoke up against social injustice in 1929. She stood up for the struggling poor, both white and black. She took a bold stand against the wealthy and powerful. As a result of her actions this young mother was callously assassinated. Learn more about Ella May and the 1929 textile workers' strike from one of Ella's great-grandchildren. Author of Martyr of Loray Mill, Kristina Horton, will be speaking at the West Asheville Library on April 6th at 3pm. Book signing and books available for purchase will follow the event. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Author Event. Age Group: Adult. Location: 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Library: West Asheville. Attendance: 0. Saturday, April 6, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Tax Help at the Library

Pack Memorial Library AARP Foundation Tax-Aide in cooperation with the IRS, NC Department of Revenue, Buncombe County Library System and Council on Aging, Inc. will offer free tax preparations for taxpayers of low and moderate income, with special attention to those 60 and older. This service will be available from February 2 through April 15, 2019 at sites listed below. Both Federal and NC tax returns will be electronically filed. LOCATIONS AND HOURS, Pack Library Monday 10am-4pm (please sign in before 3pm) Wednesday 10am-4pm (please sign in before 3pm) Saturday 10:30am-3pm**   West Asheville Library Tuesday 10am-4pm Weaverville Library Thursday 10am-4pm Black Mountain Library Thursday 9am-3pm Questions and requests for assistance for homebound individuals can be directed to the Buncombe County Council on Aging at 828-277-8288.  **Saturday tax assistance is provided by UNCA and ends on April 6. There will be no Saturday tax help on March 16. Taxpayers should bring the following documents: • Photo… Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Tax Help. Age Group: Adult. Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Monday, April 8, 2019, 10:00 AM – 4:00 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. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Monday, April 8, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Spanish Story Time

Enka-Candler Library Spanish Story Time features rhymes, songs and books in Spanish and English. Children of all ages are invited to join the fun every Monday at 10:30am. Phone: (828) 250-4758. Email: enka.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Preschool - (ages 3-5). School Age - (grades K-5). Family - (children of all ages). Location: 1404 Sandhill Rd. - Candler. Library: Enka-Candler. Monday, April 8, 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. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Monday, April 8, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. 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. Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Library: West Asheville. Monday, April 8, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Hola, Asheville

Pack Memorial Library “Hola, Asheville” is a group for bilingual / bicultural families (English / Spanish) to get together and play, read and socialize in Spanish. Our goal is to create a fun environment for our kids to cultivate their other language. We’ll be playing games, sharing stories about our countries, and discussing books we've read. No registration is necessary and everyone is welcome to join us. The group will meet every other Monday downstairs in our activity room. Phone: (828) 250-4718. Email: erin.makara@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Informational. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Attendance: 0. Monday, April 8, 2019, 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

LEGO Builders Club

Weaverville Library LEGO fun for ages 5 and up. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Age Group: School Age - (grades K-5). Location: 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Library: Weaverville. Attendance: 0. Monday, April 8, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschoolers We Love You!

Pack Memorial Library Preschoolers, get ready!  This year’s “Preschoolers We Love You!” show promises to be one of the silliest ever.  This popular variety show for children began as a special valentine to the library’s youngest book lovers and continues to be one of our most favorite events.  Each year, shows regularly draw over 1,000 children for the multiple performances. The program is a book inspired musical revue especially designed for preschoolers, with puppets, dancing and other lighthearted fun.  The talented performers are drawn from the library staff across the county. The dates and locations for this year’s performances are: Tuesday,  April 9th at Pack Memorial Library at 9:30 and 10:45am , Wednesday, April 10th at Black Mountain Library at 9:30 and 10:45am , Thursday, April 11th, at the Weaverville UMC Center (across the street from the Weaverville Library) at 9:30 and 10:45am All shows are free, but space is limited. All school groups please call 250-4729 to make a reservation. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Performance. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Attendance: 0. Tuesday, April 9, 2019, 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Tax Help at the Library

West Asheville Library AARP Foundation Tax-Aide in cooperation with the IRS, NC Department of Revenue, Buncombe County Library System and Council on Aging, Inc. will offer free tax preparations for taxpayers of low and moderate income, with special attention to those 60 and older. This service will be available from February 2 through April 15, 2019 at sites listed below. Both Federal and NC tax returns will be electronically filed. LOCATIONS AND HOURS, Pack Library Monday 10am-4pm (please sign in before 3pm) Wednesday 10am-4pm (please sign in before 3pm) Saturday 10:30am-3pm**  West Asheville Library Tuesday 10am-4pm Weaverville Library Thursday 10am-4pm Black Mountain Library Thursday 9am-3pm Questions and requests for assistance for homebound individuals can be directed to the Buncombe County Council on Aging at 828-277-8288. **Saturday tax assistance is provided by UNCA and ends on April 6. There will be no Saturday tax help on March 16. Taxpayers should bring the following documents: • Photo… Phone: (828) 250-4750. Email: westasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Tax Help. Age Group: Adult. Location: 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Library: West Asheville. Tuesday, April 9, 2019, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. 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. Phone: (828) 250-4752. Email: northasheville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 1030 Merrimon Ave. - Asheville. Library: North Asheville. Tuesday, April 9, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Preschoolers We Love You!

Pack Memorial Library Preschoolers, get ready!  This year’s “Preschoolers We Love You!” show promises to be one of the silliest ever.  This popular variety show for children began as a special valentine to the library’s youngest book lovers and continues to be one of our most favorite events.  Each year, shows regularly draw over 1,000 children for the multiple performances. The program is a book inspired musical revue especially designed for preschoolers, with puppets, dancing and other lighthearted fun.  The talented performers are drawn from the library staff across the county. The dates and locations for this year’s performances are: Tuesday,  April 9th at Pack Memorial Library at 9:30 and 10:45am , Wednesday, April 10th at Black Mountain Library at 9:30 and 10:45am , Thursday, April 11th, at the Weaverville UMC Center (across the street from the Weaverville Library) at 9:30 and 10:45am All shows are free, but space is limited. All school groups please call 250-4729 to make a reservation. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Performance. Age Group: Toddler - (ages 18 mos.-2 yrs.). Preschool - (ages 3-5). Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Attendance: 0. Tuesday, April 9, 2019, 10:45 AM – 11:45 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. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Library: Fairview. Tuesday, April 9, 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. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Location: 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Library: Weaverville. Tuesday, April 9, 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. Phone: 828-250-4756. Email: blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Story Time for Kids. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 105 N. Dougherty St. - Black Mountain. Library: Black Mountain. Tuesday, April 9, 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! Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Age Group: Baby - (ages 4 mos.-18 mos.). Location: 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Library: Fairview. Tuesday, April 9, 2019, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Book Club: "Magpie Murders" by Anthony Horowitz

Leicester Library The book to be discussed: Magpie Murders by Anthony Horowitz. Newcomers and drop-ins welcome. Phone: (828) 250-6480. Email: leicester.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Book Club. Age Group: Adult. Location: 1561 Alexander Rd. - Leicester. Library: Leicester. Attendance: 0. Tuesday, April 9, 2019, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Read with Olivia the Therapy Dog

Weaverville Library Come and read to Olivia! Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Family Fun. Age Group: School Age - (grades K-5). Location: 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Library: Weaverville. Attendance: 0. Tuesday, April 9, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

High School Study Hour in the NC Room

Pack Memorial Library Don't cram for your exams! Come to open high school study hour in the North Carolina Room at Pack Memorial Library Tuesday evenings in April 5:00-7:30. Join other students and a librarian to help get organized, find answers to your burning questions, and even meet new study buddies from other schools. A librarian will be available to help find resources and work with students on some aspects of their studies. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Classes. Other. Age Group: Teen - (grades 6-12). Location: 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Library: Pack Memorial. Attendance: 0. Tuesday, April 9, 2019, 5:00 PM – 7:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Community Conversation: Moon Landing Memories

Skyland / South Buncombe Library Join us for a walk down memory lane as we approach the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing.  In a discussion led by Dominic Lesner, President of the Asheville Astronomy Club and NASA enthusiast, we will review the significance of the moon landing and the NASA space missions that led to it.  There will also be a time for attendees to share their memories of that historic day. Phone: (828) 250-6488. Email: skyland.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Informational. Age Group: Teen - (grades 6-12). Adult. Location: 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Library: Skyland / South Buncombe. Attendance: 0. Tuesday, April 9, 2019, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Mull it Over: Librarian Led Book Club

Pack Memorial Library Come join us for a drink and a discussion about the next book selection, "The Blood of Emmett Till" by Timothy B. Tyson at High Five Coffee Shop downtown. Books are available at the front desk at Pack Memorial Library or you can reserve a copy on our digital library online. Newcomers are always welcome! Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Book Club. Age Group: Adult. Library: Pack Memorial. Attendance: 0. Tuesday, April 9, 2019, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. 13 Rankin Ave. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Fairview Friends of the Library Meeting

Fairview Library Friends of Fairview Library will be meeting Tuesday, April 9th at 7pm. All dues paying members are welcome to attend. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Informational. Age Group: Adult. Location: 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Library: Fairview. Attendance: 0. Tuesday, April 9, 2019, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

The History of Grandfather Mountain with Jesse Pope

Weaverville Library Pope hit the ground running as Grandfather’s first naturalist. He knows more than any one person ever has about the flora, fauna, climate, geology, geography and heritage of Grandfather Mountain. Sponsored by the Friends of the Weaverville Library.  For more information call 2506482. Phone: (828) 250-6482. Email: weaverville.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Informational. Local History & Genealogy. Age Group: Adult. Location: 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Library: Weaverville. Attendance: 0. Tuesday, April 9, 2019, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.