Shopportunities Abound!

Shopportunities Abound! Your friends at the Black Mountain Library have you covered for all your holiday shopping needs! Our latest items are new totes and tee shirts. Tote bags and short-sleeved shirts are $15 each while long-sleeved shirts are $20.  While you’re visiting our famous FOL Store, be sure to check out the lovely gift

Sowing Circle Presents: Botanical Cyanotype for Beginners

Sowing Circle Presents: Botanical Cyanotype for Beginners Join us at the library on Saturday, September 23rd from 10:30am-12:30pm for a special adult workshop in which we will learn about and create cyanotypes. The cyanotype is a beautiful historical process using sunlight and photographic chemistry hand-applied to watercolor paper to yield wondrous blue and white images.  This process was first discovered in 1842

FOL Volunteer Wins Award

FOL Volunteer Wins Award Volunteer Lyndall Noyes-Brownell was recently honored with the Willie Headley Service Award from the Black Mountain Beautification Committee. This prestigious honor earned a front-page story in the Black Mountain News this week.  The award is given to someone who has committed years — yes, years — to the Black Mountain Beautification Committee and

GROW Trail Opens

GROW Trail Opens On June 10th, the Greenways Read Out-loud Walking Trail, or GROW Trail, officially opened with a morning celebration and ribbon cutting at Lake Tomahawk.  Read the full story in the Black Mountain News here. Conceived by Melisa Pressley, Manager of the Black Mountain Library, the GROW Trail was supported by the Black Mountain Greenways