|For the Adults||For the Children||For the Teens|
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R.E.A.D.S. Workshop – learn how to use the Regional Ebooks and Audiobook Download System with your library card.
Computer Basics Workshop – Introduces you to the basic functions and use of the computer with hands-on experience.
Craft Club -- You don't have to be crafty to participate in creating a new craft. Check with a staff member to see what we will be creating this month.
Preschool Story Time for ages 3 to 5 is every Monday at 10:15 am and 11:00 am.
Baby and Me for children age 2 and under is every Wednesday at 10:15 am and 11:00 am.
Reading Paws is for ages 5 to 11 and is held on the FIRST Tuesday of the month at 4:30 pm. This year Paddy O'Hara, a reading therapy ravvit will be in the children's area for children to take turns practicing their reading skills by reading to the rabbit.
Afterschool Action Discovery Club is for anyone in elementary school and is held on Mondays at 4:30 pm. Children will learn cool science tricks, arts and crafts.
ABC Club is for four and five year-olds. It meets on on Tuesday mornings at 10:30 am for 24 weeks. We discuss two letters each week, read a story, sing a song and finish with a craft about the letters. Registration is required. Our next session will begin in January.
Saturdays at the library:
Family Movie Time is the 1st Saturday of the month at 1:30 pm. Come to the large meeting room to enjoy a movie.
Lego Club is for kids who love to create with Legos. The Lego Room will be open 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm every Saturday.
Saturday Story Time with Jane and her dog, Fudge is at 1:30 pm on the 2nd Saturday of the month.
Family Story Time or special guest is on the 3rd Saturday of the month at 1:30 pm.
Family Time is on the 3rd Saturday of the month at 1:30 pm. We will have a game or craft that the whole family can participate in.You can find out more by visiting the Children's Corner or pick up one of our monthly newsletters in the Children's Department.
All students age 12 to 17 are invited to participate in our teen programs.
Activities take place on Thursday evening in the Teen Room on the second floor.
Writer's Club - Teens who like to write can meet with others and share their ideas on the first Thursday of the month.
Book Club - Join us on the 3rd Thursday of the month to discuss the current Teen Pick. The discussions are informal with the focal point centering on the likes and dislikes they found within the selection.
Animeshon' Nite - Japanese Manga, or comics, have become very popular among teens. Teens who enjoy this genre gather in the Teen room on the second Thursday of the month and enjoy a movie or spend time drawing their own manga.
Teen Library Council (TLC) - Usually meets on the last Thursday of the month and is made up of teen volunteers who are interested in shaping how the teen programs are run at this library. They give opinions on book selection, programming, and more. If interested in joining, just attend one of the meetings.
Find more information by visiting the Teen Topics website.
Book Clubs and Movie Club
The Library Book Club
The group reads the same book and meet to discuss it on the 3rd Thursday of the month from 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm in the large meeting room on the first floor.
The Unbook Club
Meetings will be held the fourth Monday of the month from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm in the quiet reading room on the second floor. Each month there will be a discussion of different genres.
REEL Thursdays Movie Club
This club is like a book club only we watch movies and discuss them afterwards. Join us on the third Thursday of the month at 5:30 pm in the large meeting room. Refreshments will be served.
Used Book Sale -- The Hendersonville Library Friends host two book sales a year. They are held in the Spring and December. Many titles, magazines, audios, and videos are offered for sale at great prices.
Summer Reading Program --This is an annual event that takes place at the library. Activities are open to children, teens and adults. You may register to participate in the reading programs for your age group to win various prizes. Registration begins on June 1st. There will be several story times and activities with special guests. Check the calendar for more information.
Computer and Internet use with printing capabilities. There are 24 computers in the computer lab, 4 in the youth room on the second floor and 2 in the children's area for parents with small children, and 1 on the first floor for handicap access.
Access to public wireless Internet is available on both floors of the building.
Public Use Copy Machines for making copies and scanning documents.
A.W.E. Early Literacy Stations - There are 6 digital learning centers in the children's department with educational software for children ages 2-8 years old.
Exam Proctoring --The library is happy to offer exam proctoring services, by appointment with ample notice.
T.W.R.A. Boating Exams can be administered in the computer lab by appointment only. Patrons will need to present their permit before taking the exam.
Rosetta Stone Language Software -- Interested in learning a language? The library has Rosetta Stone software for English, Spanish (Latin America) and French. You may call to schedule an appointment or stop by the Reference Desk.
Winway Resume Software is available on two computers in the lab. It will help you write, format, and audit your resume. Please make a reservation at the Reference Desk to use Winway.
Community Meeting Room is available by appointment only for non-profit and civic organizations.
Study Rooms of various sizes can be reserved at the Reference Desk.
Digital Magnifier Station for the visually impaired is located on the first floor behind the stairs.
Tax forms are available from January through the end of April.