Category Archives: Friends

HeartSongs

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 kedwards@polklibrary.org or 894-8721 ext. 222 for more information.

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Friends of the Library April Silent Auction & Book Club

Bid on the following April auction books in the library lobby: Trosby Galleries Auctions (7 catalogs for one bid) Encyclopedia Of Mythology, introduction by Robert Graves Wild Flowers Of The World, paintings by Barbara Everard and text by Brian D. Morley History Of Art by H.W. Janson Illustrated Shakespeare, 3 volumes, edited by G.C. Verplanck, [...]

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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 [...]

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Friends of the Library March Silent Auction & Book Club

Bid on the following March auction books in the library lobby: The National Geographic Society: 100 Years of Adventure and Discovery Cathedrals of France (published 1929) by Helen Henderson Gone With The Wind (published 1936) by Margaret Mitchell Wild New Zealand by Les Molloy Compact Oxford Thesaurus and English Dictionary (two books, one bid) Pictorial [...]

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Friends of the Library February Silent Auction & Book Club

Bid on the following February auction books in the library lobby: I Thought My Soul Would Rise and Fly by Joyce Hansen The Last Lion by William Manchester (first edition, 2012) Early L. & J. G. Stickley Furniture and Gustav Stickley (two books, one bid) Daumier, Caricaturist by Henry James Deadly Sweet in Ann Arbor [...]

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Friends of the Library Annual Meeting and Event

The Friends of the Polk County Public Library will hold their annual meeting on Thursday, December 6th followed by a program sponsored by the North Carolina Humanities Council “Many Stories, One People” featuring Charlotte Ross “The Legend Lady”. Meeting will begin at 5:00 followed by refreshments and program at 6:00PM

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  • Polk County Public Library
  • Main Library
    1289 West Mills Street
    Columbus, NC 28722
    Tel. (828) 894-8721
    Fax (828) 894-2761
    Hours:
    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
    Hours:
    Mon.-Fri. 9am – 6pm
    Sat. 9am – 1pm

    Bookmobile
    (828) 894-8721 ext. 225
    Schedule