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 By Pam Drellow    Arts

Library Book Sale Was A Resounding Success

The Friends of the Library (FOL) report that the recent book sale at the Transylvania County Public Library was by every measure a resounding success, bringing in more money than... — Updated 10/21/2019

 By Pam Drellow    News

Friends Group Gears Up For Library's Annual Book Sale – Brevard, NC

Over the course of his remarkable life, Albert Einstein made many startling discoveries and profound pronouncements. In fact, in one declaration he provided the key to true enlightenment, saying: “The only thing you absolutely... — Updated 9/2/2019

 By Pam Drellow    Arts

Finsel Praises Work Of Friends Of The Library

Rishara Finsel, the new director of the Transylvania County Library recently met for the first time with the Friends of the Library (FOL) board, offering enthusiastic support for the organization’s work on behalf of the library... — Updated 7/29/2019

 By Pam Drellow    Arts

Busy Season Ahead For Friends Of The Library

It’s that time of year when gardeners start digging in the dirt, hikers take off their fleece, kids start dreaming of the end of school and the Friends of the Transylvania County Library start gearing up for a busy spring and sum... — Updated 4/29/2019

 By Pam Drellow    Arts

Book Stores Bring Value To Home Towns

The cultural and economic impact that independent and small book stores have on the cities in which they do business is significant. They are often seen as indicators of a healthy business community and a consumer friendly... — Updated 3/6/2019

 By Pam Drellow    Opinion

Guest Column: Local Library Is A Great Place To Volunteer

January is the month of resolutions. It’s the month of setting off on a new path or of reviving an unmet resolution from the previous year. January can be a time of reflection that awakens in us something that had been teasing... — Updated 1/21/2019

 By Pam Drellow    Arts

Library's Book Sale Nets More Than $14,000 - Brevard NC

The Friends of the Library (FOL) report that their recent book sale brought in more than $14,000, funds that will go a long way in continuing to support the many free programs and activities it sponsors at the Transylvania County... — Updated 10/31/2018

 By Pam Drellow    Arts

Friends Of Library To Hold Book Sale - Brevard NC

"I love walking into a book sale. It's like all my friends are sitting on shelves, waving their pages at me, reads an amusing sign outside a library. Beginning Oct. 6, there will be... — Updated 10/1/2018

 By Pam Drellow    Arts

Volunteers Gear Up For Library's Annual Book Sale

Over the years Dr. Seuss has offered up plenty of sage advice. But as the Transylvania County Library prepares for its annual book sale, the volunteers who work hard to orchestrate this event are keeping this Seuss suggestion in mi... — Updated 9/12/2018

 By Pam Drellow    Arts

Something Special Happens When You Travel One Story Up

There’s little doubt that the Transylvania County Library is a big draw. Consider the books – so many. Check out the ambiance – it is a beautiful place to be in. Reflect on the options for learning – computer access,... — Updated 8/22/2018

 By Pam Drellow    Arts

Making A Difference Monday Benefits Friends Of Library

The Transylvania County’s Friends of the Library (FOL) organization will be the featured nonprofit of the Oskar Blues/Tasty Weasel “Making a Difference Monday” program. On Monday, June 18, from 5-8 p.m., 10 percent of all... — Updated 6/14/2018

 By Pam Drellow    Arts

Friends Of The Library Announces New President

During its annual meeting at the Transylvania County Library this month, the Friends of the Library (FOL) announced the appointment of its new board president. Tia Ramsey, who previously served as the board secretary, takes over... — Updated 4/25/2018

 By Pam Drellow    Arts

Libraries Are About Much More Than Books

By Pam Drellow Next month during National Library Week (April 8-14), the country will celebrate the estimated 120,000 libraries nationwide that serve Americans in many settings,... — Updated 3/26/2018


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