Library Events List

July 7, 2015

COL: Kids Summer Reading: LEGO Junior Makers

Starts: 11:00 am Ends: 12:00 pm Location: Polk County Public Library, 1289 West Mills Street, Columbus, NC 28722, United States Description: Make something amazing with the library's 10,000 LEGOs and have your creation displayed in the library!

Grades PreK-5
All Summer Reading events are free!
Summer Reading starts June 10... Sign up at the library to get a goody bag. Earn prizes for reading throughout the summer!
Sponsored by the Friends of the Polk County Public Library More details...
July 8, 2015

SAL: Kids Summer Reading: Folk Music with Marshall Goers

Starts: 11:00 am Ends: 12:00 pm Location: Saluda Community Library, 44 West Main Street, Saluda, NC 28773, United States Description: Learn about the history and origin of and hear six different American folk instruments (guitar, banjo, fiddle, dulcimer, harmonica, and mandolin). Participate through singing, rhythm, and dancing!

Grades PreK-5
All Summer Reading events are free!
Summer Reading starts June 10... Sign up at the library to get a goody bag. Earn prizes for reading throughout the summer!
Sponsored by the Friends of the Polk County Public Library More details...

COL: Kids Summer Reading: Folk Music with Marshall Goers

Starts: 2:00 pm Ends: 3:00 pm Location: Polk County Public Library, 1289 West Mills Street, Columbus, NC 28722, United States Description: Learn about the history and origin of and hear six different American folk instruments (guitar, banjo, fiddle, dulcimer, harmonica, and mandolin). Participate through singing, rhythm, and dancing!

Grades PreK-5
All Summer Reading events are free!
Summer Reading starts June 10... Sign up at the library to get a goody bag. Earn prizes for reading throughout the summer!
Sponsored by the Friends of the Polk County Public Library More details...
July 9, 2015

COL: Baby Bookworms

Starts: 10:30 am Ends: 11:00 am Location: Polk County Public Library, 1289 West Mills Street, Columbus, NC 28722, United States Description: Baby Bookworms is designed for youth ages 0-2. This program is at the Main Library in Columbus on Thursdays at 10:30am and is made possible through a grant from the Polk County Community Foundation. More details...

COL: Drum Circle

Starts: 5:30 pm Ends: 7:30 pm Location: Polk County Public Library, 1289 West Mills Street, Columbus, NC 28722, United States Description: Our family-friendly Drum Circle is at the Main Library in Columbus on 2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month. In July, there will be a special drum lesson for children from 5:30-6pm followed by the regular drum circle from 6-7:30pm. Some instruments are provided or you can bring your own. All ages are welcome… Come to the library to make music! More details...
July 13, 2015

COL: Teen Summer Reading: Creative Writing Workshop & Nintendo Wii U Super Smash Brothers Tournament

Starts: 2:00 pm Ends: 5:00 pm Location: Polk County Public Library, 1289 West Mills Street, Columbus, NC 28722, United States Description: Creative Writing Workshop, 2-3pm
Friend or foe? Superhero or villain? Get your creative juices flowing as you write your own superhero story!

Nintendo Wii U Super Smash Brothers Tournament, 3-5pm
Who is the ultimate Super Smash Brothers champion? It could be YOU! A trophy will be awarded to the winner.

Grades 6-12
All Teen Summer Reading events are free and include snacks!
Teen Summer Reading starts June 10... Sign up at the library to get a goody bag. Earn prizes for reading throughout the summer!
Sponsored by the Polk County Community Foundation More details...
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  • 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