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Binge-watch AcornTV, IndieFlix, The Great Courses, Qello Concerts, and more when you choose one of these channels to check out for one week at a time. Click here or on the graphic above to get started! Only one channel can be checked out a time. Call us at 828.356.2500 for assistance.


Waynesville 828.452.5169  
678 South Haywood Street 
Waynesville, NC 28786

Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9am-6pm
Tuesday, Thursday 9am-7pm
Saturday 9am-5pm

Canton 828.648.2924
11 Pennsylvania Avenue
Canton, NC 28716

Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9am-6pm
Tuesday, Thursday 9am-7pm
Sunday 1:30pm-5pm

Maggie Valley 828.356.2541
3987 Soco Road 
Maggie Valley, NC 28751

Tuesday 9am-5pm
Thursday 9am-5pm

Fines Creek 828.627.0146   
190 Fines Creek Road 
Clyde, NC 28721

Monday 9am-5pm
Wednesday 9am-5pm



Rescheduled - Second Tuesday Movie • Thursday, November 14 • 2pm • Waynesville Tuesday's movie was rescheduled to Thursday, November 14th due to weather. Watch a film and enjoy popcorn and water! Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Due to licensing restrictions, we cannot advertise the title so call the library 828-452-5169. 

The Medicinal Kitchen Garden (Part 2) • Friday, November 15 • 2pm • Waynesville In this second part of the Medicinal Kitchen Series, learn from Kate Bailey how to harvest and prepare medicinal herbs for health and well-being. No registration is required. Adults only please. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. 

DIY! Pumpkin Spice Lattes • Monday, November 18 • 3pm • Canton Spice up your Monday!  Learn how to save a few dollars and make your own popular specialty coffee drink. Tweens and Teens are invited to drop in between 3:00-4:30p.m. to learn how to make their very own pumpkin spice latte. Decaf espresso and cows milk will be used. Unfortunately, we cannot accommodate allergies. No sign-up is required but we would love to know if you plan to come. While supplies last. Email or call 828.356.2563.

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All events are free thanks to the generous support of The Friends of the Library.


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Haywood County NCWorks Career Center is at the Waynesville & Canton branches the first Friday of every month from 1:15pm-4:45pm in the computer area to assist with job searching, resume prep, and basic computer skills. For more information, call 828.456.6061.