McDowell County Public Library

Teen Programs & Events

Sign up for the Teen Summer Reading Program

How It Works : 
Read and keep track of the amount
of time you spend reading on the provided reading log.
One raffle ticket will be entered
in the drawing for every
8 hours spent reading.

Attending teen programs will also count as 1 hour

on your reading logs.

Win Prizes:

Grand Prize:  $50.00 Gift Card
2nd Place: Book Set

Several smaller prizes will be
awarded during craft times
& via the raffle.

The more you read, the more
tickets you will be awarded!

Turn in the completed reading logs by 5:30 p.m. on August 02, 2019.
The raffle will be held August 07, 2019.

Who Can Participate? 

Rising 6th graders through aged 18
who are signed up for the
Summer Reading Program.

 

Teen Time – Sun Catchers

Tuesday, July 9 at the Marion Branch Library, 4:00 p.m.

Thursday, July 11 at the Old Fort Branch Library, 4:00 p.m.

Teens will use stain glass paint to create beautiful sun catchers with galaxy

designs.

 

Teen Time- Alien on Canvas

Tuesday, July 16 at the Marion Branch, 4:00 p.m.

Thursday, July 18 at the Old Fort Branch Library, 4:00 p.m.

Teens will use acrylic paint to create one of a kind alien print.

 

Teen Time- Tea Light Planets

Tuesday, July 23 at the Marion Branch Library, 4:00 p.m.

Thursday, July 25 at the Old Fort Branch Library, 4:00 p.m.

Teens will make miniature planets that light up.

 

Teen Time- Pizza Party- Musical Chairs

Tuesday, July 30 at the Marion Branch Library 4:00 p.m.

Thursday, August 01 at the Old Fort Branch Library, 4:00 p.m.

Teens will celebrate the end of the summer reading program with a pizza

party.

 

  • Hours

    Marion Library

    Mon, Wed, Fri: 10-5:30
    Tue, Thu: 10-7
    Saturday: 11-5
    Sunday: Closed
    Holiday Hours

    Old Fort Library

    Monday: Closed
    Tues, Wed, Fri: 10-5:30
    Thursday: 10-7
    Saturday: 12:30-5
    Sunday: Closed
    Holiday Hours

  • Get in touch

    Marion Library

    Phone 828-652-3858
    Fax 828-652-2098

    Old Fort Library

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


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  • Find us

    Marion Library

    90 W Court St
    Marion, NC 28752
    Directions

    Old Fort Library

    65 E Mitchell St
    Old Fort, NC 28762
    Directions