October 22, 2021

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More Than One Countdown

Hello ,

The countdown is on - for so much! Verse & Vino is less than two weeks away. If you haven't made plans yet, consider joining the crowd at Town Brewing Co. Brian Kahn of Charlotte Squawks will host the Red Carpet preshow from there, and guests will be among the first to taste the new CommonSpark beer - more on that below!

We're also counting down to the closing of Main Library next week. It's bittersweet, but mostly sweet because this brings us a big step closer to the new Library we've all been dreaming of and working towards. 

But first, join us to say goodbye to Main - with a celebration that will be One for the Books. Come see Main Library once more November 6, 7, 13 or 14. Take a walk through time with an audiotour through the building, write messages on the walls, bid on a piece of history in the memorabilia auction (yes, the quotes from the columns are available!), watch an international muralist create an ode to knowledge, participate in "24 Hours of Booky," make a date with yourself at the new Main, enjoy book giveaways and so much more. It's free, fun, and once-in-a-generation. 

We'll meet you at Main. 



Jenni Gaisbauer, CFRE
Executive Director



More than a Beverage

For our friends at Town Brewing, beer is community - and the new CommonSpark Carolina Common Ale, debuting at Verse & Vino, will support a community treasure - your Library.

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Be a One for the Books Reader!

Can you give a few minutes to 24 Hours of Booky? We're collecting video of people in the community reading to play at One for the Books - step into the story and upload your video today!

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What's Weston Andress Reading? 

With Verse & Vino fast approaching, we asked the PNC Regional President to share a few titles meaningful to him.

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Verse & Vino
November 4, 2021

The authors are in, are you? Join us for the most-anticipated literary event of the year! Ticket options include individual streaming links, date night dinners, party packages, and a viewing party at Town Brewing Co.  

Today is the last day to order date night or party packages, so reserve yours now!

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One for the Books
November 6,7,13 and 14, 2021

Join us for a one-time, free event to mark a turning point in Main Library’s history. Honor the history of an uptown anchor, say goodbye to the current building and welcome the future together. 

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Family Literacy Night
November 16, 2021

November is National Family Literacy Month - join your Library for some fun literacy tips to use at home with children in grades K-5.

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