Monday, October 25, 2021

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Guest NC Symphony Musician Coming To Goldsboro Library

Guest NC Symphony Musician Coming To Goldsboro Library

This Thursday, October 28 at 11:00AM, the Wayne County Public Library in Goldsboro will have a special story time featuring an NC Symphony musician as part of the Symphony’s Music Discovery Program. The Music Discovery program, funded by PNC Grow Up Great, is geared for preschool and elementary-age children and their families. The 30-minute program features…read more »

Goldsboro Library Reopens Monday For Regular Hours & Services

Goldsboro Library Reopens Monday For Regular Hours & Services

Beginning Monday, October 11, 2021, the Goldsboro Library will return to normal hours and services from 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday, and 9:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays.  Individuals will still be able to reserve library materials online at wcpl.org or by phone at 919-735-1824 and pick them up…read more »

Goldsboro Library Temporarily Modifies Hours & Services

Goldsboro Library Temporarily Modifies Hours & Services

Due to staff shortages, the Goldsboro Library of the Wayne County Public Library System will be modifying hours of operations and delivery of services. This impact on services is temporary, and services will return when staffing is available. The Goldsboro Library will close at 5:30 p.m. today, September 29, 2021. Starting tomorrow, September 30, 2021,…read more »

Wayne County Public Library Awarded American Rescue Plan Humanities Grant

Wayne County Public Library Awarded American Rescue Plan Humanities Grant

The Wayne County Public Library has been awarded a $15,000 ARP Humanities Project Support Grant from the North Carolina Humanities Council. This project will support the work of the library’s Local History department. Through the use of these funds, the library will expand its virtual exhibits, programming, and staff hours.  Additionally, grant funds will allow…read more »

Goldsboro Library’s “Live on the Lawn” Series Returns In October

Goldsboro Library’s “Live on the Lawn” Series Returns In October

The Wayne County Public Library’s popular free musical event series, Live on the Lawn, will return October 7th and will be held Thursday evenings in October from 5:30PM to 7:30PM at the Goldsboro Library’s Carolyn Baddour Garden, which is next to the library’s auditorium. With Live on the Lawn, the library hopes to bring more…read more »

Library Offers Internship In Honor Of Historian Marty Tschetter

Library Offers Internship In Honor Of Historian Marty Tschetter

The Wayne County Public Library is pleased to announce that it has begun accepting applications from local college students for the Marty Tschetter Local History Internship. This internship, established by the Wayne County Public Library Foundation, honors the life of former Local History Librarian, Marty Tschetter. “The library is grateful to the Library Foundation for…read more »

Wayne County Public Library Wraps Up Novel STEM Camp

Wayne County Public Library Wraps Up Novel STEM Camp

On Friday, August 6th, the Wayne County Public Library completed the first teen STEM camp. This innovative camp is just the beginning of the STEM program that the library will coordinate in partnership with Wayne Community College to generate interest in STEM fields, including AI (Artificial Intelligence). In the STEM camp, local teens in grades…read more »

Local Raising A Reader Program Launches Seventh Year

Local Raising A Reader Program Launches Seventh Year

Hundreds of families in Wayne County are spending a lot more time reading together because of a national children’s literacy program being implemented locally by The Wayne County Public Library. The program, which is preparing to launch its seventh year, is part of a national literacy campaign created by Raising A Reader, a nonprofit organization…read more »

Library Awarded $25K Through SLNC Adapts Grant

Library Awarded $25K Through SLNC Adapts Grant

The Wayne County Public Library has been awarded a $25,000 grant from the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services. This project will support the library’s mobile library project by helping to purchase digital navigator services for the library’s upcoming Bookmobile. Digital Navigators are individuals on staff who help residents learn to use critical online…read more »

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