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Waynesville 828.452.5169  
678 South Haywood Street 
Waynesville, NC 28786

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

Canton 828.648.2924
11 Pennsylvania Avenue
Canton, NC 28716

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



Seed Library Plant Exchange • Friday, May 17 • 11:30am • Waynesville Drop in and grab a few starter plants and leave some behind for others. Please only attend if you have something to leave for others. No registration is required. Please contact Kathy if you have any questions. 828.356.2507 (P.S. Well marked plants are MUCH appreciated. If you mark each starter plant with a little sign of what it is, it will make check in much easier. Thank you!)

FOL Concert Series: Pyramid Brass • Saturday, May 18 • 3:00pm • Waynesville Enjoy this experienced quintet which uses brass music to educate and entertain by offering a diverse range of genres of music for all occasions from sacred to secular which include music from The Romantic Era, Sacred Music, Broadway Musicals, Big Band, Dixieland, Ragtime, Polkas, Jazz, Marches, Patriotic Music and more. No Registration Required. Brought to you by the FOL and the HC Arts Council.

To receive an email about upcoming events, click here to join the list for the Canton Branch Library.

Email to join the Adult Programming list for the Waynesville Library.

To see a full list of all library events, click on Events

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


Haywood County NCWorks Career Center will be 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 preparation, and basic computer skills. For more information, call 828.456.6061.


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