All NWRL branches will be closed Monday, July 4th for the Independence Day holiday. All branches will reopen at their regular times on Tuesday, July 5th.
Starting Saturday, July 9th, the Dobson Community Library will be open on Saturdays 10:00 am-2:00 pm.
Check out the events calendar or the What's Happening page of your local NWRL branch for a list of their summer programs for all ages.
Thank you to all the sponsors, Board members, NWRL staff and volunteers, and, of course, the riders that came out for Freeborne's Ride for Readers this past Saturday and made it so successful. We will see you again next year!
There are new features to OverDrive! Click here for a tutorial.
For the first time Northwestern Regional Library has digital local history items on www.digitalnc.org. The Digital Heritage Center supports community engagement and lifelong learning by promoting and increasing access of the historical collections and North Carolina’s cultural heritage through digitization. The Center is supported by the State Library of North Carolina, with funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library and Services and Technology Act, and by the UNC-Chapel Hill University Library.
Need help to better manage your personal finances? Click here to check out the website.
The Junior Library Guild had a national contest for teen book trailers. The second place winner was from Jane Ferry of the Millennium Charter Academy in Mount Airy for the book These Shallow Graves. Click here to see her trailer.
Keep your childrens' math skill sharp this summer. Click here to check out a fun and education math website.