Upcoming Events


February 5, 2015, 6:30 p.m., Thursday

Hannah Meredith, Historical Romance author
will talk about the state of the book publishing
world today.  Come and hear this funny and
witty speaker.


Unless otherwise noted, all
programs will be held in the
Assembly Room of the Main
Library at 7:00 PM.  All programs
are open to the public and free of charge.




Welcome Friends of the Library
The Friends of the Wilson County Public Library is a public charity organization which promotes the use of the library.  Members raise money for a variety of library-related programs and needs which are not met through traditional county government funding.  For example, the Friends installed an excellent sound system in the large assembly room at the main library.  This room is in constant use by the library for its programs and also serves as a meeting space for various civic and community groups.
Upcoming Events


February 5, 2015, 6:30 p.m., Thursday

Hanna Meredith (Merry Simmons), an Historical Romance writer will be our speaker this evening.  If you expect her to read from one of her novels, you would be mistaken.  She will be talking about what's going on in the publishing world these days - ebooks, on-line books, and whatever else comes to her mind.  Those of you who have heard her speak know that she is a witty and funny person.  Mark your calendars now for this event. Please use the side entrance.




Programs for Teens and Children

There are many fine programs for teenagers and children
that are sponsored by the library.  For details about those programs, please go to the library's web page.  Click on
the link below.

Visit the library's new web site by clicking on this link:

Friends Book Tote
fol_tote_bag_72_.jpg Need a hand carrying those books? Friends’ book bags are for sale at the front desk of the main library and at all branch libraries for only $5. These handy mesh tote bags display the Friends’ logo and have sturdy handles for all types of heavy lifting!

Friends of the Library Membership Drive

The Friends of the Wilson County Public Library invite you join us in supporting our fine library. Your support is needed to help enhance library services.. You may join for as little as $5.00. Of course you may pay more if you wish. To see the various membership levels and to print out a membership enrollment form, click on the Membership tab at the top of the page. Your membership will be greatly appreciated. Thank you.

Announcement from the Library Director

Borrowing privileges at Hackney Library/Barton College are available to community patrons 16 and older in good standing in the Wilson County Public Library System. Obtain a form for membership at either the Wilson County Public Library or Hackney Library/Barton College.

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