Friends of Your Library
Sylva Library Hosts Friends of NC Public Libraries
For the first time ever, the western regional group of the Friends of the NC Public Libraries held its meeting in Sylva. The group meets to share ideas and resources to strengthen the state's public library services. Attendees were treated to a tour of the library and a presentation about the fundraising campaign, volunteer and community programs, and bookstore operations. Learn more about the event.
Donate Now For A Chance
To Win Handmade Quilt
The Friends are featuring this "Bear Went Over the Mountain" quilt as a fund raiser for the Sylva library. Custom-crafted locally by Carolina Quilters, the generous queen-size (91 x 109”) quilt is alternately available for viewing at the library and the FOL Used Book Store in downtown Sylva. Donations are $1 each or six for $5 and are available at the Book Store or from any FOL member or volunteer. The winning entry will be drawn at the Book Store on Dec. 18. The winner does not have to be present to win.
Tuesday, June 18 - 7 pm. Bookmaking II with Gayle Woody. Space is limited to 10 people; please call the library to sign up. More info
Tuesday, June 25 - 7 pm. Book Talk with Roy Owenby, author of The Owl Knows, an Appalachian Trail Mystery. More info
at the book store benefits