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NHC Library receives grant

Posted August 20, 2015 at 10:54 am     Category: LibraryNews Release

(New Hanover County)–New Hanover County Public Library has been awarded a Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant of $42,625.00 to fund a planning process that will guide the local … Read More »

“Read to Ride” contest for 1st and 2nd graders

Posted July 17, 2015 at 11:03 am     Category: LibraryNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – First and second graders who love to read and need a bike are invited to enter New Hanover County Public Library’s “Read to Ride” contest. … Read More »

Second Annual Kids Music Fest

Posted June 10, 2015 at 10:06 am     Category: LibraryNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Public Library announces its Second Annual Kids Music Festival! The fun family event is scheduled for Saturday, June 20, from 9:00 AM to … Read More »

New Hanover County Library to host Lt. Flipper’s Trial

Posted February 25, 2015 at 4:04 pm     Category: LibraryNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Public Library will host the one-act play Lt. Flipper’s Trial, written and performed by Bob Rogers, on April 26. The event is free … Read More »

Librarian Scooter Hayes enters national contest

Posted February 11, 2015 at 2:04 pm     Category: LibraryNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Who’s the best story reader of them all?  Scooter Hayes, Youth Services Librarian at New Hanover County’s Myrtle Grove Library, has entered a national competition and … Read More »

Local history librarian wins scholarship to genealogical institute

Posted February 10, 2015 at 2:31 pm     Category: LibraryNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Local History Librarian, Jennifer Daugherty, at the New Hanover County Public Library, has been awarded the Jean Thomason Librarian Scholarship to attend the Institute of Genealogy … Read More »

New Hanover County Library to host teen fashion design contest

Posted January 2, 2015 at 12:14 pm     Category: LibraryNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Teenagers with creativity and fashion sense are challenged to design an outfit using discarded library books for New Hanover County Public Library’s Fashion Design Contest. Young … Read More »

New Hanover County Library introduces digital magazines for children with Flipster

Posted January 2, 2015 at 12:11 pm     Category: LibraryNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Children with New Hanover County Public Library (NHCPL) cards can now go online to read Ranger Rick, Cricket, Boys’ Life, Ladybug, Click, and Ask! Arts and … Read More »

New Hanover County Library to host Black Film Festival

Posted January 2, 2015 at 12:00 pm     Category: LibraryNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Public Library announces a Black History Film Festival honoring outstanding African American film directors, with a film showing each Sunday afternoon in … Read More »

Let’s Talk About It: Making Sense of the Civil War

Posted September 2, 2014 at 11:31 am     Category: LibraryNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Public Library announces a 5-part reading and discussion series called Let’s Talk About It: Making Sense of the Civil War, starting at 6:00 … Read More »

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