NC Book Club

A Thread So Thin by Marie BostwickSurprise are always a good thing, right?  Liza Burgess isn't so sure she is quite ready for her boyfriend's latest surprise.  In Marie Bostwick's novel, "A Thread  So Thin," Liza and her friends from New Bern soon find themselves looking for answers about love, friendships, the future and the sacrifices we choose to make for them.

Board Game Day!

board gameStart off the week with some gaming fun! Join us for Board Game Day at North Channel Library on Monday, February 17th at 4:30pm. We'll set out a variety of traditional board games for you to play or bring your own! Music and refreshments too!

LEGO Play @ North Channel Library

LegoCalling all Lego loving kids!  This Thursday, February 13th @ 4:30 PM, come to the library and play Life of George with Lego blocks. Build and scan your project for a score or play for fun! Free play with blocks for younger children. Groups please call. 

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Dream of Doors @ North Channel Library

dream of doorsCelebrate Black History Month at the library with a special performance by Express Children's TheaterExpress Children's Theater will present Dream of Doors, based on the lives of many historical figures who helped open doors for those who came after them.  Don't miss this fully staged show Wednesday, February 12th at 4:30 PM in the Children's area.  Call the library for more details.




photo copyrighted by Express Children's Theater

Strings Attached Challenge

crocheted preemie hatsThe North Channel Branch Library's needle-crafting group, Strings Attached, has issued a challenge to local crocheters and knitters.  The group would like to donate hats to the babies in the local NICU.  If you are interested in participating, you may pick up a free pattern at the front desk or you may use any pattern you choose.  We will be collecting the hats through February 28.  Please bring completed hats to the front desk. 

The next meeting will be on Wednesday, Feb. 12, at 4 pm in the meeting room to work on hats and to help anyone wanting to participate.