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Remain indoors and monitor storm

Posted October 4, 2015 at 4:43 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementLibraryNews ReleaseParks and GardensPublic Health

(New Hanover County)–New Hanover County Emergency officials encourage residents to take heed of the warnings from the National Weather Service. (NWS) to remain indoors, and to protect themselves and their … Read More »

Native Plant Festival

Posted September 25, 2015 at 7:42 am     Category: Arboretum & NCSU Extension ServiceLibraryNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – A Native Plant Festival is planned for Saturday, October 17 at the New Hanover County Arboretum, where a new Native Plant Garden is under development. Admission … Read More »

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 »

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