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Friends’ Book Sale!

Friends’ Book Sale!
The Friends of the Stanly County Public Library are hosting their Spring IN-PERSON Book Sale. The schedule is as follows: Preview night (for members of the Friends of the Stanly County Public Library) will be on Wednesday, May 12th, from 4 PM to 7 PM. Memberships are available for purchase at the door. Members get books at half price [...]

Sixty Years of Peace Corps – A ...

Sixty Years of Peace Corps – A Historical Society Video Interview
The Peace Corps will celebrate its 60th anniversary, beginning in March 1961 and going through March 2021. The Stanly County Historical Society has provided a free video of Darrell Almond, the longtime mayor of Norwood, interviewing Norwood native Les Young who volunteered in the Peace Corps in Ecuador from 1963-1965. To watch this fr [...]

We need your assistance, please!

We need your assistance, please!
To comply with Executive Order 180, we are asking patrons to please wear a face-covering to cover your mouth and nose during your visit to the Library/History Center. We can all do our part to help reduce the risk of COVID-19 and we appreciate your help with this effort. -SCPL Staff

Read Squared

Read Squared
We’re excited to offer our kids and teens a new way to track what they’re reading digitally! The State Library of NC has provided us with a program called Read Squared where you can track your reading digitally to earn virtual badges and unlock games! This program will begin on August 1st so download the app and get registere [...]

Picks for Patrons

Picks for Patrons
We are offering a new service called Picks for Patrons at the Albemarle Library. If you’ll fill out the form on our navigation bar (or here), we’ll be happy to pick out some books for you that we think you might like. Too busy to pick books to read? Let a librarian do it for you! If you are 18 or older, fill out the brief for [...]