News from the Orange County Public Library -- images of library customers

In This Issue

  • Events in Hillsborough and Carrboro -- click here to see our full calendar
  • Popup Book Sale later this month
  • Affordable housing resource fair with the Triangle Disability Awareness Council

Hillsborough Events

Art Exhibit - No More Stolen Sisters
For grades 3+_ Exciting Writing with John Bemis
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Popup Book Sale, July 19-21 in Hillsborough 

Because the Friends' donation box is overflowing, they  will be holding a short, weekend-only popup book sale from July 19-21. Please plan to stop by to take advantage of some book bargains.

Proceeds from the Friends book sales fund items not covered by our county budget. Examples of what our Friends have helped pay for include: Bookclub kits, book shelves, outreach efforts. We couldn't do without our Friends.Find out more about the Friends, including how to join, on their website

Carrboro Events

Puppet show at the Carrboro Branch
Free basic computer classes at the Cybrary
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A Calendar Full of Events

Almost every day, we host free events at one of our three of locations. If you like poetry, we've got you covered. Want to join a book club? We're there. Or maybe you're looking for ways to encourage your children to read more. We offer fun-filled STEAM and literacy-based programs for children ages birth through 5th grade.  

Check our calendar to find out more. 

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Affordable and Fair Housing Resource Fair | Saturday, July 27, 11 a.m- 4 p.m. | Carrboro Century Center
To celebrate the 29th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Triangle Disability Awareness Council is hosting an affordable housing resource fair. Keynote speakers are Terence Staten, Center for Homeownership and Lauren Basil, attorney at NC Fair Housing. Festivities  include live music, food, door prizes and a raffle. To find out more and to register, call 919.245.4337 or email

Library Locations

Main Library | 137 W. Margaret Lane | Hillsborough, NC 27278 | 919.245.2525
Carrboro Branch | 900 Old Fayetteville Road | Chapel Hill, NC 27516 | 919.969.3006
Cybrary | 100 N. Greensboro Street | Carrboro, NC 27510 | 919.918.7387
Cedar Grove Library Station | 5800 N. Highway 86 | Hillsborough, NC 27278

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