McDowell County Public Library

Adult Programs

December’s Adult Programs


Presentation on Immigration

December 7th, 4 PM @ The Marion Library

The Marion Library will be hosting Thalia Hoy, from Pisgah Legal Services, Thalia is an expert in immigration law and she will be delivering a presentation discussing the immigration process, timeline, costs, and answering general questions. The immigration process can be difficult and confusing, so if you would like to learn more or have any questions please join us in the downstairs conference room. (The presentation will be delivered in Spanish.)


Presentación sobre Inmigracion

Si le gustaría obtener más información sobre el proceso de inmigración o tiene preguntas, acompáñenos junto con una experta en inmigración legal Thalia Hoy donde hablará sobre el tiempo, el proceso, los costos y mucho más sobre inmigracion. 7 de Dic. @ 4PM @ La Biblioteca de Marion

(Presentación se dará en Español)




Discussion on Substance Abuse and Recovery

December 15th, 4 PM @ The Marion Library

Substance abuse is a commonly occurring issue that affects nearly every community and can severely impact individuals’ lives. If you or a loved one has experienced addiction, you are not alone.  If you would like to learn more about addiction and recovery please join us along with EMT Jacqueline Watson as she discusses her experience to bring awareness. Jacqueline can offer a unique perspective so you don’t want to miss her insights into addiction.



Book Club Meeting

December 16th, 1PM @ Ingenious Coffee Shop

Would you like to branch out and try some new and different books? Would you like to have invigorating discussions with a group of amazing people? If you answered yes, you should join the Book Club! Each month we read a new book and meet up to discuss what we loved and hated about it. We get together at Ingenious Coffee Shop on Main St. in Marion, so if you want great books, good friends, and delicious coffee join us at our next meeting where we will be discussing our latest read “Where the Forest Meets the Stars” by Glendy Vanderah. Hope to see you there! (Books available at the Marion Library for checkout)



Crafts from Recycled Books

December 20th, 3:30 PM @ The Marion Library

Let your creativity soar and join us in making these beautiful rustic tree decorations out of repurposed books. We will provide you with the books and instructions, then you can decorate your tree to fit your style. So if you want some beautiful, unique holiday decorations make sure to stop by the library!

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    Marion Library

    Mon, Wed, Fri: 10-5:30
    Tue, Thu: 10-7
    Saturday: 11-5
    Sunday: Closed
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    Monday: Closed
    Tues: 10-7
    Wed, Fri: 10-5:30
    Thursday: 10-7
    Saturday: 11-5
    Sunday: Closed
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    Phone 828-652-3858
    Fax 828-652-2098

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    Phone 828-668-7111
    Fax 828-668-4013

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    Marion Library

    90 W Court St
    Marion, NC 28752

    Old Fort Library

    65 E Mitchell St
    Old Fort, NC 28762