120 Hospital Avenue, Lenoir North Carolina 28645
Caldwell County Public Library, serving an area of 78,000 residents, has a collection of 132,000 books and periodicals; in addition, there are 3,800 CDs, records, cassettes and other audio materials, as well as 5,600 video items, such as DVDs and VHS tapes. Internet terminals are available for use by the general public.
Staffing consists of 21 employees, of whom 3 are fully accredited librarians, plus volunteers. The system comprises one central library and 2 branch libraries. Annual expenditures on the library collection total $132,000. Patrons make 200,000 visits annually, and check out materials 310,000 times. Twenty-nine percent of all check-outs are children's materials.
Other Public Libraries nearby:
(West Jefferson) Appalachian Regional Library
(Morganton) Burke County Public Library
(Lenoir) Caldwell County Public Library
(Newton) Catawba County Library
(Elizabethton) Elizabethton/Carter County Library
(Statesville) Iredell County Library
10/20 Coming to The Lenoir area
Taste of Toccoa Toccoa GA April5 Northeast Georgia's premier dining event, A Taste of Toccoa features sample-sized portions of the most popular dishes from Toccoa's best restaurants and caterers. Garnish with live music, entertainment, shopping, and activities, and you have a fun-filled event the whole family will enjoy.
Celebrate Clayton Clayton GA April27-28 Celebrate Clayton is an Arts, Music, Crafts and Gardening event for all ages, with mouth-watering food and a super kids program. Set in the spectacular North Georgia Mountains Celebrate Clayton is held annually the last weekend in April.
Dillard Bluegrass and Barbeque Festival Dillard GA August2-3 The Dillard Barbecue and Bluegrass Festival started in 1997 and has grown to what it is today through the hard work, dedication, and efforts of many volunteers and BBQ enthusiasts from around the country.
Virginia Highlands Festival Abingdon VA August2-11 Showcasing Appalachian arts and crafts.