Thank you New Members

Thank you New Members Many thanks to our new members and those who renewed their memberships in 2022, as well as those while shopping during the December Pop Up Book Sale. We appreciate your support as we continue to provide our Black Mountain Library with much-needed large print books, magazine subscriptions, and furniture needs such as lightweight

Friends Pop-Up Book Sale a Great Success!

Friends Pop-Up Book Sale a Great Success! Our December 10th Book Sale raised over $1,100 for the benefit of the Black Mountain Library. These pop-up book sales are very successful thanks to the many book lovers who come and buy books.  Thank you for supporting our library!  And we hope you had fun perusing the many boxes of

Seed Library Volunteer Opportunity

Seed Library Volunteer Opportunity You likely know that the Black Mountain Library has an active Seed Library! In addition to a variety of seeds, we offer programs during the growing season. We are seeking a volunteer to become our Seed Library Program Chair. To that end, we are searching for a volunteer who enjoys organizing and

A Passion for Books

A Passion for Books Library patrons and FOL volunteers all over the world share one thing: A passion for books. Here in Black Mountain, many FOL donors share stories about the books — who the books belonged to, what kind of books they are donating, when and where they got the books. A recent large

Library Float Wins Award in Parade

Library Float Wins Award in Parade Our parade float, “Black Mountain Public Library: Bringing Joy for 100 Years” to commemorate our centennial, won second place in the annual Black Mountain Holiday Parade!  We had a blast as we marched along State Street greeting the crowd with a LIBRARY chant, waving and tossing candy.  Thank you to all our

Gift Giving Made Easy

Gift Giving Made Easy If you are struggling with gift ideas, consider supporting your public library through the Friends of the Library! Your support helps provide the library and community with important resources including newspaper subscriptions, large print books, extra programming and more. We’ve made it easy for you to support the Friends.  Giving the