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Weigh In on the Future of Buncombe County Public Libraries

Would you like to have a voice in the future of Buncombe County Public Libraries? The Library Advisory Board and Buncombe County Communications & Public Engagement invite the community to take part in an upcoming feedback session. This series of feedback sessions is designed specifically to gather input on the proposed Library Facilities Master Plan, and will focus solely on facility structures and locations. This is your opportunity to share your vision for the future library facilities model. Location: West Asheville Library - 942 Haywood Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Community Meetings. Featured Event: Special Event. Age Group: Adult. Monday, July 26, 2021, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

ONLINE Spanish Conversation Group

Looking to practice your Spanish Language skills? Come to the Spanish Conversation Group! The group meets once a week virtually to practice their language skills and to help each other out when needed. Beginners are from 4:30-5 PM. All Level Speakers welcome from 5-6 PM. Newcomers are always welcome. For safety precautions, we are asking that you sign up to attend the conversation group. Visit this link to register, you will receive an automatic email with the link and password to get in: Register in advance for this meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/vpYrcumqqzoo6UfVIPlgLC3h5UsOSgg78Q After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. DISCLAIMER: While Buncombe County has taken steps to protect this video-teleconferencing (VTC) session from unwanted intrusions (such as “Zoom-bombings”), it cannot guarantee the absence of such an intrusion, disruption, or other negative event from this VTC session. By participating in this… Location: Enka-Candler Library - 1404 Sandhill Rd. - Candler. Phone: (828) 250-4758. Email: erin.parcels@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Other. Online Programs. Age Group: Adult. Thursday, July 29, 2021, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

ONLINE Spanish Conversation Group

Looking to practice your Spanish Language skills? Come to the Spanish Conversation Group! The group meets once a week virtually to practice their language skills and to help each other out when needed. Beginners are from 4:30-5 PM. All Level Speakers welcome from 5-6 PM. Newcomers are always welcome. For safety precautions, we are asking that you sign up to attend the conversation group. Visit this link to register, you will receive an automatic email with the link and password to get in: Register in advance for this meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/vpYrcumqqzoo6UfVIPlgLC3h5UsOSgg78Q After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. DISCLAIMER: While Buncombe County has taken steps to protect this video-teleconferencing (VTC) session from unwanted intrusions (such as “Zoom-bombings”), it cannot guarantee the absence of such an intrusion, disruption, or other negative event from this VTC session. By participating in this… Location: Enka-Candler Library - 1404 Sandhill Rd. - Candler. Phone: (828) 250-4758. Email: erin.parcels@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Other. Online Programs. Age Group: Adult. Thursday, August 5, 2021, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Weigh In on the Future of Buncombe County Public Libraries

Would you like to have a voice in the future of Buncombe County Public Libraries? The Library Advisory Board and Buncombe County Communications & Public Engagement invite the community to take part in an upcoming feedback session. This series of feedback sessions is designed specifically to gather input on the proposed Library Facilities Master Plan, and will focus solely on facility structures and locations. This is your opportunity to share your vision for the future library facilities model. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Community Meetings. Featured Event: Special Event. Age Group: Adult. Thursday, August 5, 2021, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Broad River Community Center 44 Broad River VFD Rd Black Mountain, NC, NC 28711. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Weigh In on the Future of Buncombe County Public Libraries

Would you like to have a voice in the future of Buncombe County Public Libraries? The Library Advisory Board and Buncombe County Communications & Public Engagement invite the community to take part in an upcoming feedback session. This series of feedback sessions is designed specifically to gather input on the proposed Library Facilities Master Plan, and will focus solely on facility structures and locations. This is your opportunity to share your vision for the future library facilities model. This meeting will be held in the Oakley Community Center downstairs from the library. Location: Oakley/South Asheville Library - 749 Fairview Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Community Meetings. Featured Event: Special Event. Age Group: Adult. Tuesday, August 10, 2021, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM.

Weigh In on the Future of Buncombe County Public Libraries

Would you like to have a voice in the future of Buncombe County Public Libraries? The Library Advisory Board and Buncombe County Communications & Public Engagement invite the community to take part in an upcoming feedback session. This series of feedback sessions is designed specifically to gather input on the proposed Library Facilities Master Plan, and will focus solely on facility structures and locations. This is your opportunity to share your vision for the future library facilities model. Location: Pack Memorial Library - 67 Haywood St. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Community Meetings. Featured Event: Special Event. Age Group: Adult. Thursday, August 12, 2021, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

ONLINE Spanish Conversation Group

Looking to practice your Spanish Language skills? Come to the Spanish Conversation Group! The group meets once a week virtually to practice their language skills and to help each other out when needed. Beginners are from 4:30-5 PM. All Level Speakers welcome from 5-6 PM. Newcomers are always welcome. For safety precautions, we are asking that you sign up to attend the conversation group. Visit this link to register, you will receive an automatic email with the link and password to get in: Register in advance for this meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/vpYrcumqqzoo6UfVIPlgLC3h5UsOSgg78Q After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. DISCLAIMER: While Buncombe County has taken steps to protect this video-teleconferencing (VTC) session from unwanted intrusions (such as “Zoom-bombings”), it cannot guarantee the absence of such an intrusion, disruption, or other negative event from this VTC session. By participating in this… Location: Enka-Candler Library - 1404 Sandhill Rd. - Candler. Phone: (828) 250-4758. Email: erin.parcels@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Other. Online Programs. Age Group: Adult. Thursday, August 12, 2021, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Pickin' and Picnic: A Late Summer Gathering featuring Stepsons of the Pioneers

Location: Fairview Library - 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Music. Performance. Age Group: Family - (children of all ages). Adult. Saturday, August 14, 2021, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Weigh In on the Future of Buncombe County Public Libraries

Would you like to have a voice in the future of Buncombe County Public Libraries? The Library Advisory Board and Buncombe County Communications & Public Engagement invite the community to take part in an upcoming feedback session. This series of feedback sessions is designed specifically to gather input on the proposed Library Facilities Master Plan, and will focus solely on facility structures and locations. This is your opportunity to share your vision for the future library facilities model. Location: East Asheville Library - 902 Tunnel Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Community Meetings. Featured Event: Special Event. Age Group: Adult. Monday, August 16, 2021, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Fairview Book Club online: Let the Great World Spin

Fairview Evening Book Club will be reading Let the Great World Spin by Colum McCann for the month of August and discussing it Tuesday, August 17 at 7pm via ZOOM! The story begins on August 7, 1974, when New Yorkers are stopped in their tracks by the sight of a man walking between the towers of the World Trade Center...In McCann’s wise and elegiac novel of origins and consequences, each of his finely drawn, unexpectedly connected characters balances above an abyss, evincing great courage with every step. ~BookList The Fairview Book Club meets via Zoom the third Tuesday of each month at 7pm. Email jaime.mcdowell@buncombecounty.org if you would like more information or would like to attend one of our discussions.  Future Books and Book Club Dates: Drive Your Plow Over the Bones of the Dead by Olga Tokarczuk ~September 21 Chronicles of a Radical Hag (with recipes!) by Lorna Landvik ~ October 19 The Great Pretender: The Undercover Mission That Changed Our Understanding of Madness by Susannah Cahalan… Location: Fairview Library - 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Book Club. Online Programs. Literature. Age Group: Adult. Tuesday, August 17, 2021, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Weigh In on the Future of Buncombe County Public Libraries

Would you like to have a voice in the future of Buncombe County Public Libraries? The Library Advisory Board and Buncombe County Communications & Public Engagement invite the community to take part in an upcoming feedback session. This series of feedback sessions is designed specifically to gather input on the proposed Library Facilities Master Plan, and will focus solely on facility structures and locations. This is your opportunity to share your vision for the future library facilities model. This session will be available in English and Spanish. Location: Enka-Candler Library - 1404 Sandhill Rd. - Candler. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Community Meetings. Featured Event: Special Event. Age Group: Adult. Wednesday, August 18, 2021, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

ONLINE Spanish Conversation Group

Looking to practice your Spanish Language skills? Come to the Spanish Conversation Group! The group meets once a week virtually to practice their language skills and to help each other out when needed. Beginners are from 4:30-5 PM. All Level Speakers welcome from 5-6 PM. Newcomers are always welcome. For safety precautions, we are asking that you sign up to attend the conversation group. Visit this link to register, you will receive an automatic email with the link and password to get in: Register in advance for this meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/vpYrcumqqzoo6UfVIPlgLC3h5UsOSgg78Q After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. DISCLAIMER: While Buncombe County has taken steps to protect this video-teleconferencing (VTC) session from unwanted intrusions (such as “Zoom-bombings”), it cannot guarantee the absence of such an intrusion, disruption, or other negative event from this VTC session. By participating in this… Location: Enka-Candler Library - 1404 Sandhill Rd. - Candler. Phone: (828) 250-4758. Email: erin.parcels@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Other. Online Programs. Age Group: Adult. Thursday, August 19, 2021, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

ONLINE Spanish Conversation Group

Looking to practice your Spanish Language skills? Come to the Spanish Conversation Group! The group meets once a week virtually to practice their language skills and to help each other out when needed. Beginners are from 4:30-5 PM. All Level Speakers welcome from 5-6 PM. Newcomers are always welcome. For safety precautions, we are asking that you sign up to attend the conversation group. Visit this link to register, you will receive an automatic email with the link and password to get in: Register in advance for this meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/vpYrcumqqzoo6UfVIPlgLC3h5UsOSgg78Q After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. DISCLAIMER: While Buncombe County has taken steps to protect this video-teleconferencing (VTC) session from unwanted intrusions (such as “Zoom-bombings”), it cannot guarantee the absence of such an intrusion, disruption, or other negative event from this VTC session. By participating in this… Location: Enka-Candler Library - 1404 Sandhill Rd. - Candler. Phone: (828) 250-4758. Email: erin.parcels@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Other. Online Programs. Age Group: Adult. Thursday, August 26, 2021, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Weigh In on the Future of Buncombe County Public Libraries

Would you like to have a voice in the future of Buncombe County Public Libraries? The Library Advisory Board and Buncombe County Communications & Public Engagement invite the community to take part in an upcoming feedback session. This series of feedback sessions is designed specifically to gather input on the proposed Library Facilities Master Plan, and will focus solely on facility structures and locations. This is your opportunity to share your vision for the future library facilities model. Location: Weaverville Library - 41 N. Main St. - Weaverville. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Community Meetings. Featured Event: Special Event. Age Group: Adult. Thursday, August 26, 2021, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Weigh In on the Future of Buncombe County Public Libraries

Would you like to have a voice in the future of Buncombe County Public Libraries? The Library Advisory Board and Buncombe County Communications & Public Engagement invite the community to take part in an upcoming feedback session. This series of feedback sessions is designed specifically to gather input on the proposed Library Facilities Master Plan, and will focus solely on facility structures and locations. This is your opportunity to share your vision for the future library facilities model. Location: Leicester Library - 1561 Alexander Rd. - Leicester. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Community Meetings. Featured Event: Special Event. Age Group: Adult. Tuesday, August 31, 2021, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

ONLINE Spanish Conversation Group

Looking to practice your Spanish Language skills? Come to the Spanish Conversation Group! The group meets once a week virtually to practice their language skills and to help each other out when needed. Beginners are from 4:30-5 PM. All Level Speakers welcome from 5-6 PM. Newcomers are always welcome. For safety precautions, we are asking that you sign up to attend the conversation group. Visit this link to register, you will receive an automatic email with the link and password to get in: Register in advance for this meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/vpYrcumqqzoo6UfVIPlgLC3h5UsOSgg78Q After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. DISCLAIMER: While Buncombe County has taken steps to protect this video-teleconferencing (VTC) session from unwanted intrusions (such as “Zoom-bombings”), it cannot guarantee the absence of such an intrusion, disruption, or other negative event from this VTC session. By participating in this… Location: Enka-Candler Library - 1404 Sandhill Rd. - Candler. Phone: (828) 250-4758. Email: erin.parcels@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Other. Online Programs. Age Group: Adult. Thursday, September 2, 2021, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Weigh In on the Future of Buncombe County Public Libraries - Tentative meeting

Would you like to have a voice in the future of Buncombe County Public Libraries? The Library Advisory Board and Buncombe County Communications & Public Engagement invite the community to take part in an upcoming feedback session. This series of feedback sessions is designed specifically to gather input on the proposed Library Facilities Master Plan, and will focus solely on facility structures and locations. This is your opportunity to share your vision for the future library facilities model. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Community Meetings. Featured Event: Special Event. Age Group: Adult. Thursday, September 2, 2021, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Jones Elementary 544 Kimberly Ave, Asheville, NC 28804. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Library Closed

All Public Library Closings Holiday Closing: All Buncombe County Public Libraries will be closed. Location: All Branch Locations. Phone: 828-250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Monday, September 6, 2021.

ONLINE Spanish Conversation Group

Looking to practice your Spanish Language skills? Come to the Spanish Conversation Group! The group meets once a week virtually to practice their language skills and to help each other out when needed. Beginners are from 4:30-5 PM. All Level Speakers welcome from 5-6 PM. Newcomers are always welcome. For safety precautions, we are asking that you sign up to attend the conversation group. Visit this link to register, you will receive an automatic email with the link and password to get in: Register in advance for this meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/vpYrcumqqzoo6UfVIPlgLC3h5UsOSgg78Q After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. DISCLAIMER: While Buncombe County has taken steps to protect this video-teleconferencing (VTC) session from unwanted intrusions (such as “Zoom-bombings”), it cannot guarantee the absence of such an intrusion, disruption, or other negative event from this VTC session. By participating in this… Location: Enka-Candler Library - 1404 Sandhill Rd. - Candler. Phone: (828) 250-4758. Email: erin.parcels@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Other. Online Programs. Age Group: Adult. Thursday, September 9, 2021, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Weigh In on the Future of Buncombe County Public Libraries - Tentative meeting

Would you like to have a voice in the future of Buncombe County Public Libraries? The Library Advisory Board and Buncombe County Communications & Public Engagement invite the community to take part in an upcoming feedback session. This series of feedback sessions is designed specifically to gather input on the proposed Library Facilities Master Plan, and will focus solely on facility structures and locations. This is your opportunity to share your vision for the future library facilities model. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Community Meetings. Featured Event: Special Event. Age Group: Adult. Thursday, September 9, 2021, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Shiloh Community Center 121 Shiloh Rd, Asheville, NC 28803. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Weigh In on the Future of Buncombe County Public Libraries

Would you like to have a voice in the future of Buncombe County Public Libraries? The Library Advisory Board and Buncombe County Communications & Public Engagement invite the community to take part in an upcoming feedback session. This series of feedback sessions is designed specifically to gather input on the proposed Library Facilities Master Plan, and will focus solely on facility structures and locations. This is your opportunity to share your vision for the future library facilities model. Notice - Description: https://www.buncombecounty.org/governing/depts/library/news_detail.aspx?id=19431. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Community Meetings. Featured Event: Special Event. Age Group: Adult. Tuesday, September 14, 2021, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. Big Ivy Community Center 540 Dillingham Rd, Barnardsville, NC 28709.

Weigh In on the Future of Buncombe County Public Libraries--ONLINE

Would you like to have a voice in the future of Buncombe County Public Libraries? The Library Advisory Board and Buncombe County Communications & Public Engagement invite the community to take part in an upcoming online feedback session on zoom. This series of feedback sessions is designed specifically to gather input on the proposed Library Facilities Master Plan, and will focus solely on facility structures and locations. This is your opportunity to share your vision for the future library facilities model. This meeting will provide Spanish and ASL interpretation. Topic: Virtual Library Listening Session Time: Sep 15, 2021 12:00 PM Link: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/86013920643?pwd=WVBqMkJDU05MMWRXRHFveDZQUTUvUT09 Meeting ID: 860 1392 0643 Passcode: 412138 Phone In: 1 (301) 715 8592 Meeting ID: 860 1392 0643. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Community Meetings. Featured Event: Special Event. Age Group: Adult. Wednesday, September 15, 2021, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

ONLINE Spanish Conversation Group

Looking to practice your Spanish Language skills? Come to the Spanish Conversation Group! The group meets once a week virtually to practice their language skills and to help each other out when needed. Beginners are from 4:30-5 PM. All Level Speakers welcome from 5-6 PM. Newcomers are always welcome. For safety precautions, we are asking that you sign up to attend the conversation group. Visit this link to register, you will receive an automatic email with the link and password to get in: Register in advance for this meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/vpYrcumqqzoo6UfVIPlgLC3h5UsOSgg78Q After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. DISCLAIMER: While Buncombe County has taken steps to protect this video-teleconferencing (VTC) session from unwanted intrusions (such as “Zoom-bombings”), it cannot guarantee the absence of such an intrusion, disruption, or other negative event from this VTC session. By participating in this… Location: Enka-Candler Library - 1404 Sandhill Rd. - Candler. Phone: (828) 250-4758. Email: erin.parcels@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Other. Online Programs. Age Group: Adult. Thursday, September 16, 2021, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Weigh In on the Future of Buncombe County Public Libraries - Tentative meeting

Would you like to have a voice in the future of Buncombe County Public Libraries? The Library Advisory Board and Buncombe County Communications & Public Engagement invite the community to take part in an upcoming feedback session. This series of feedback sessions is designed specifically to gather input on the proposed Library Facilities Master Plan, and will focus solely on facility structures and locations. This is your opportunity to share your vision for the future library facilities model. This session will be available in English and Russian. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Community Meetings. Featured Event: Special Event. Age Group: Adult. Monday, September 20, 2021, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Woodfin Community Center 20 Community Rd, Woodfin, NC 28804. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Fairview Book Club online: Drive Your Plow Over the Bones of the Dead

Fairview Evening Book Club will be reading Drive Your Plow Over the Bones of the Dead by Olga Tokarczuk for the month of September and discussing it Tuesday, September 21 at 7pm via ZOOM! Tokarczuk’s novel succeeds as both a suspenseful murder mystery and a powerful and profound meditation on human existence and how a life fits into the world around it. Novels this thrilling don’t come along very often. ~ Publishers Weekly The Fairview Book Club meets via Zoom the third Tuesday of each month at 7pm. Email jaime.mcdowell@buncombecounty.org if you would like more information or would like to attend one of our discussions.  Future Books and Book Club Dates: Chronicles of a Radical Hag (with recipes!) by Lorna Landvik ~ October 19 The Great Pretender: The Undercover Mission That Changed Our Understanding of Madness by Susannah Cahalan ~ November 16 The Secret Diary of Hendrik Groen, 83 1/4 Years Old by Hendrik Groen ~ December 21 DISCLAIMER: While Buncombe County has taken steps to protect this… Location: Fairview Library - 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Book Club. Online Programs. Literature. Age Group: Adult. Tuesday, September 21, 2021, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

ONLINE Spanish Conversation Group

Looking to practice your Spanish Language skills? Come to the Spanish Conversation Group! The group meets once a week virtually to practice their language skills and to help each other out when needed. Beginners are from 4:30-5 PM. All Level Speakers welcome from 5-6 PM. Newcomers are always welcome. For safety precautions, we are asking that you sign up to attend the conversation group. Visit this link to register, you will receive an automatic email with the link and password to get in: Register in advance for this meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/vpYrcumqqzoo6UfVIPlgLC3h5UsOSgg78Q After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. DISCLAIMER: While Buncombe County has taken steps to protect this video-teleconferencing (VTC) session from unwanted intrusions (such as “Zoom-bombings”), it cannot guarantee the absence of such an intrusion, disruption, or other negative event from this VTC session. By participating in this… Location: Enka-Candler Library - 1404 Sandhill Rd. - Candler. Phone: (828) 250-4758. Email: erin.parcels@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Other. Online Programs. Age Group: Adult. Thursday, September 23, 2021, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Weigh In on the Future of Buncombe County Public Libraries

Would you like to have a voice in the future of Buncombe County Public Libraries? The Library Advisory Board and Buncombe County Communications & Public Engagement invite the community to take part in an upcoming feedback session. This series of feedback sessions is designed specifically to gather input on the proposed Library Facilities Master Plan, and will focus solely on facility structures and locations. This is your opportunity to share your vision for the future library facilities model. This session will be available in English and Russian. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Community Meetings. Featured Event: Special Event. Age Group: Adult. Thursday, September 23, 2021, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Avery Creek Community Center State Rd 3486, Arden, NC 28704. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Weigh In on the Future of Buncombe County Public Libraries

Would you like to have a voice in the future of Buncombe County Public Libraries? The Library Advisory Board and Buncombe County Communications & Public Engagement invite the community to take part in an upcoming feedback session. This series of feedback sessions is designed specifically to gather input on the proposed Library Facilities Master Plan, and will focus solely on facility structures and locations. This is your opportunity to share your vision for the future library facilities model. Location: Skyland/South Buncombe Library - 260 Overlook Rd. - Asheville. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Community Meetings. Featured Event: Special Event. Age Group: Adult. Thursday, September 30, 2021, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

ONLINE Spanish Conversation Group

Looking to practice your Spanish Language skills? Come to the Spanish Conversation Group! The group meets once a week virtually to practice their language skills and to help each other out when needed. Beginners are from 4:30-5 PM. All Level Speakers welcome from 5-6 PM. Newcomers are always welcome. For safety precautions, we are asking that you sign up to attend the conversation group. Visit this link to register, you will receive an automatic email with the link and password to get in: Register in advance for this meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/vpYrcumqqzoo6UfVIPlgLC3h5UsOSgg78Q After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. DISCLAIMER: While Buncombe County has taken steps to protect this video-teleconferencing (VTC) session from unwanted intrusions (such as “Zoom-bombings”), it cannot guarantee the absence of such an intrusion, disruption, or other negative event from this VTC session. By participating in this… Location: Enka-Candler Library - 1404 Sandhill Rd. - Candler. Phone: (828) 250-4758. Email: erin.parcels@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Other. Online Programs. Age Group: Adult. Thursday, September 30, 2021, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Weigh In on the Future of Buncombe County Public Libraries

Would you like to have a voice in the future of Buncombe County Public Libraries? The Library Advisory Board and Buncombe County Communications & Public Engagement invite the community to take part in an upcoming feedback session. This series of feedback sessions is designed specifically to gather input on the proposed Library Facilities Master Plan, and will focus solely on facility structures and locations. This is your opportunity to share your vision for the future library facilities model. This session will be available in English and Spanish. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Community Meetings. Featured Event: Special Event. Age Group: Adult. Wednesday, October 6, 2021, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. West Buncombe Elementary School 175 Erwin Hills Rd, Asheville, NC 28806. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Weigh In on the Future of Buncombe County Public Libraries

Would you like to have a voice in the future of Buncombe County Public Libraries? The Library Advisory Board and Buncombe County Communications & Public Engagement invite the community to take part in an upcoming feedback session. This series of feedback sessions is designed specifically to gather input on the proposed Library Facilities Master Plan, and will focus solely on facility structures and locations. This is your opportunity to share your vision for the future library facilities model. Notice - Description: https://www.buncombecounty.org/governing/depts/library/news_detail.aspx?id=19431. Phone: (828) 250-4700. Email: library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Community Meetings. Featured Event: Special Event. Age Group: Adult. Thursday, October 7, 2021, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Bee Tree Fire Department 510 Bee Tree Rd, Swannanoa, NC 28778.

Library Advisory Board Meeting

Library Advisory Board The Library Advisory Board Meeting will be at Pack library or online. This meeting was rescheduled from September 9. Agenda - added prior to meeting , Minutes - added after meeting The Library Advisory Board generally meets every other month at 6:30pm at Pack Library or online. Please check the calendar just prior to the bi-monthly meeting to make sure the meeting hasn't been cancelled, postponed or moved. Thursday, October 14, 2021, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM. Pack Memorial Library or online. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.

Fairview Book Club online: Chronicles of a Radical Hag (with recipes!)

Fairview Evening Book Club will be reading Chronicles of a Radical Hag (with recipes!) by Lorna Landvik for the month of October and discussing it Tuesday, October 19 at 7pm via ZOOM! At a time when local newspapers are nearing extinction, and reporters are deemed enemies of the people, Landvik’s smart and lovely paean to journalists is a welcome reminder of the important role they play in the lives of those who depend on newspapers for more than just information. ~Booklist The Fairview Book Club meets via Zoom the third Tuesday of each month at 7pm. Email jaime.mcdowell@buncombecounty.org if you would like more information or would like to attend one of our discussions.  Future Books and Book Club Dates: The Great Pretender: The Undercover Mission That Changed Our Understanding of Madness by Susannah Cahalan ~ November 16 The Secret Diary of Hendrik Groen, 83 1/4 Years Old by Hendrik Groen ~ December 21 Cousins : Connected Through Slavery, a Black Woman and a White Woman Discover Their Past by… Location: Fairview Library - 1 Taylor Rd. - Fairview. Phone: (828) 250-6484. Email: fairview.library@buncombecounty.org. Event Type: Book Club. Online Programs. Literature. Age Group: Adult. Tuesday, October 19, 2021, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. For more info visit www.buncombecounty.org.