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The Cat in the Hat is Coming to the Library!

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The Cat in the Hat is coming to the Catawba County Libraries to visit with you!  The Green Room Theatre is proud to present this special Read Across America Library Tour in conjunction with their Mainstage Production of Dr. Seuss’s The Cat in the Hat, playing February 26th – March 6th in Newton.  Prepare yourself […]

This Week @ Your Library [Feb 6-13]

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You probably know by know that there is always a ton of stuff happening at your libraries every week. But every week is different! As you look ahead, you’ll see Valentine’s events, workshops for first time homebuyers and essential oils, and even a Murder Mystery Party. You wanna know what’s happening? Check this out… MAIN […]

Valentine’s Day Parents Night Out

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Here’s your chance for a couple’s night out with no kids! Dinner, childcare, and a ton of fun is waiting for your little ones. Everything you need to know is below… WHEN: Saturday, February 13 Drop off @ 5:30 pm Pick up @ 9:30 pm WHERE: Main Library in Newton – drop off from 5:30-6:30 […]

Valentine Events at the Library

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There’s all kind of Valentine’s activities going on at the library for all ages. You’ll even find an anti-Valentines event you’d like. MAIN NEWTON Adult Craft – Making Valentines with the Digital Cutter Thursday, February 11 at 6 pm Join us for a fun craft night making Valentines in our new Tech Connect Center! Parents’ […]

Murder Mystery Party: A Taste for Wine & M...

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Looking for something different to do from the norm? Our mystery party  at the Claremont Branch Library will be perfect. Adults are invited on Thursday, February 11 at 5 pm to use their super sleuth skills to reveal the murderer in this interactive night of games and acting. Each player will be given a character […]

Essential Oils: A Chemical Free Home Workshop

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Have you been hearing a lot of chatter about essential oils, but not really sure what it’s all about? Maybe you’re familiar with them, but would like to expand your knowledge and use of them? Come out to our Maiden Branch Library on Saturday, February 6 at 11am to join Jennifer O’Donnell as she teaches […]

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    Feb
    9
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    all-day One-on-One Technology Training @ Available at All Library Locations
    One-on-One Technology Training @ Available at All Library Locations
    Feb 9 all-day
    Need to know how to use your iPad, Kindle, or Smartphone? Do you want help using Word to write your resume? Would you like to start storing things in the cloud? Call your local library[...]
    Feb
    10
    Wed
    all-day One-on-One Technology Training @ Available at All Library Locations
    One-on-One Technology Training @ Available at All Library Locations
    Feb 10 all-day
    Need to know how to use your iPad, Kindle, or Smartphone? Do you want help using Word to write your resume? Would you like to start storing things in the cloud? Call your local library[...]
    10:00 am Baby Bounce @ Claremont
    Baby Bounce @ Claremont
    Feb 10 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
    This sweet and simple 20-minute story time features rhymes, bounces, sensory play and singing for ages 3-18 months. Playtime follows.
    10:00 am Job Search & Career Guidance wit... @ Main Library in Newton
    Job Search & Career Guidance wit... @ Main Library in Newton
    Feb 10 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
    Catawba County Library System has partnered with NC Works Career Centers to connect people with jobs. A career specialist will be available to assist people with finding and applying for a job, as well as[...]
    4:00 pm Anti-Valentine’s Day Bash @ Sherrills Ford-Terrell
    Anti-Valentine’s Day Bash @ Sherrills Ford-Terrell
    Feb 10 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
    Call to register
    Feb
    11
    Thu
    all-day One-on-One Technology Training @ Available at All Library Locations
    One-on-One Technology Training @ Available at All Library Locations
    Feb 11 all-day
    Need to know how to use your iPad, Kindle, or Smartphone? Do you want help using Word to write your resume? Would you like to start storing things in the cloud? Call your local library[...]
    9:30 am Ready to Learn Story Time @ Maiden
    Ready to Learn Story Time @ Maiden
    Feb 11 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
    Preschool story time.
    10:00 am Ready to Learn Story Time
    Ready to Learn Story Time
    Feb 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
    Preschool story time with reading readiness components for ages 0-5. Led by library staff. Free & open to the public. AGES 2-5 only at Newton.
    3:30 pm Valentine’s Day Fun @ Sherrills Ford-Terrell
    Valentine’s Day Fun @ Sherrills Ford-Terrell
    Feb 11 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
    Call to register
    3:30 pm Valentine’s Day SPArty! @ Sherrills Ford-Terrell
    Valentine’s Day SPArty! @ Sherrills Ford-Terrell
    Feb 11 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
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