An inaugural Friends of the Library summer Book Sale in Saluda will be held the last weekend in July at Saluda Fire & Rescue. The sale will take place from 4-7 pm on Friday, July 28 and 9am-3pm on Saturday, July 29. Select books will be given away from 1-3pm Saturday.
Monday, August 21 11am-3pm Harmon Field Experience the solar eclipse in Polk County at a community event! The celebration will include music, food, crafts, and activities themed around the solar system. Enjoy the 99.77% obscuration of totality as the sun and moon cross paths. Foothills BBQ will be open for lunch and snack purchases during [...]
Last Saturdays Dusk (approx. 8:30pm) Stearns Park, Columbus, NC Join us this summer for Movies in the Park! These programs are made possible by a grant from the Polk County Community Foundation. Bring chairs or a blanket, snacks and drinks, and your family and friends! Come early to find a good spot. June 24: The [...]
Friday, July 7 7-11pm Columbus Library Fun at the library after hours for the 4th year in a row! Join us for food, a photo scavenger hunt, Minute to Win It challenges, games, and crafts. This event is for rising 6th-12th graders only. Teens must register in advance by Wednesday, July 5 and have a [...]
Summer Reading starts on June 12! Complete your reading challenge cards to win prizes. You can also enter to win one of three grand prize packages: a Kindle Fire HD 8 tablet and giant gummi bear; a giant donut beach blanket, T-Rex float, and 3 Green River tubing tickets for Wilderness Cove in Saluda; or [...]
Summer Reading starts on June 12! Complete tasks on your reading challenge cards to win prizes. You can also enter to win one of two grand prize packages: a Kindle Fire HD 8 tablet and giant gummi bear OR a giant donut beach blanket, T-Rex float, and 3 Green River tubing tickets for Wilderness Cove [...]