Family Programs & Events

FALL FEST


Get ready for the harvest! We’ll have fun games inside, and outside and have some Halloween fun as we welcome fall!
Jacksonville: Oct 12; 10:30-12pm

HALLOWEEN EXTRAVAGANZA


Wear your costumes and join the festivities of games and crafts. Have a light meal before heading out to trick or treat. Don’t want to trick or treat, join us in lieu of trick or treating!
Registration is required.
Swansboro: Oct 31; 3:30-5:30pm

NC SYMPHONY: MUSIC DISCOVERY


Music Discovery presented by the NC Symphony is a hands-on musical production geared for preschool and elementary age children and their families. This fun filled event will feature a NC Symphony musician providing an interactive music lesson, followed by a
hand-on demonstration. Attendees will learn how orchestral instruments make their sounds and hear examples of classical and popular music. The Music Discovery program is sponsored by PNC’s “Grow Up Great” initiative.
Jacksonville: Nov 6; 3pm

INTERNATIONAL GAMES DAY


Celebrate International Games Week
with an afternoon of board games and strategy. Discover a new favorite!
Jacksonville: Nov 9; 2-4pm

FAMILY FUN DAY


Bring the whole family to the library and enjoy some fun! Themes and activities change each month.
Richlands: Sep 14 (Apples, Apples, Apples!),
Oct 12 (Autumn Comes and Pumpkin Decorating Contest) You bring the pumpkin we supply the rest! & Nov 9 (Native American Heritage Month); 11-1pm

LEGO MY LIBRARY


Children are invited to express their creativity and show their Lego building techniques, from simple to advanced.
Jacksonville: Oct 11 & Nov 8; 4pm
Richlands: Every Friday; drop-in 9-5pm
Swansboro: Sep 20, Oct 18 & Nov 15; 4pm

SUPER SATURDAY


Explore activities and crafts that stretch imaginations and increase fine motor skills during our super Saturday events!
Jacksonville: Nov 9; 10:30pm
Swansboro: Sep 21, Oct 19 & Nov 16; 10-12pm
Sign up for library events here
Family Fall Fest
Halloween Extravaganza
Music Discovery