North Carolina Poet Laureate Cathy Smith Bowers (pictured) will join local poets for a reading at the Asheboro Public Library to kick off the annual statewide “Smartest Card” library card sign-up campaign.
The reading by Bowers and an “open mike” organized by the Randolph Writers Group will take place at 7 p.m. Wednesday, September 8. It’s free and the public is invited.
Tuesday, August 31, 2010
September is library card sign-up month for North Carolina libraries!
Monday, August 30, 2010
That's right! Need we say more? Just bring in your wireless-enabled laptop, notebook, iPad, iPod Touch, Android smartphone or other wireless device. We have plenty of comfrtable seats with nearby electrical outlets and four study rooms with outlets that seat two people.
The Archdale Public Library was the first, free wireless hotspot in the Archdale area.
Thursday, August 26, 2010
Thursday, August 05, 2010
Once again, the Archdale Public Library is a drop-off point for school supplies for Community In Schools.
This weekend is an excellent time to purchase extra school supplies and drop them at at the Library.
CIS is a local nonprofit organization that connects local volunteers with students to prevent school dropout. Communities In Schools works to ensure that every child needs and deserves these “Five Basics”:
- one-on-one relationship with a caring adult
- safe place to learn and grow
- healthy start and a healthy future
- marketable skill to use upon graduation
- chance to give back to peers and community
If you need additional information, call CIS at 336-625-0008