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Friends of the Library May Silent Auction & Book Club

Bid on the following May silent auction books in the library lobby: John Adams (two volumes) by Page Smith Great Kipling Stories: Together With A Life Of Rudyard Kipling by Lowell Thomas Masterpieces Of Painting From The National Gallery Of Art edited by Cairns and Walker Stroganoff: The Palace and Collections Of A Russian Noble more »

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We had a great turnout for the New 5 Cents Bluegrass Band on April 3rd! A special thank you to the Friends of the Library for sponsoring this event. For our next HeartSongs program, we’re looking for musicians for a May Day circle jam. Contact Kitty at or 894-8721 ext. 222 for more information.

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HeartSongs: The New 5 Cents Band

Come to the Main Library on Thursday, April 3rd at 5:30pm to hear bluegrass music by the New 5 Cents. This band from western North Carolina began playing together in the fall of 2010. The band name is taken from an old fiddle tune that honored the release of a new nickel, but we aren’t more »

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Talk with Local Author Gwen Suesse


On Thursday, March 17th, the Friends of the Library will host a presentation featuring local author Gwen Suesse. The discussion will take place in the Columbus library’s community room at 6:00 pm. A book-signing will follow. The event is free and open to the public.

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  • Main Library
    1289 West Mills Street
    Columbus, NC 28722
    Tel. (828) 894-8721
    Fax (828) 894-2761
    Mon. 9am – 6pm
    Tue.-Thurs. 9am – 8pm
    Fri. 9am – 6pm
    Sat. 9am – 4pm

    Saluda Community Library
    44 W. Main Street
    Saluda, NC 28773
    Tel. (828) 749-2117
    Mon.-Fri. 9am – 6pm
    Sat. 9am – 1pm

    (828) 894-8721 ext. 225