Calendar / Programs

Join us September 21st

Tickets on sale August 7th at Given Memorial Library, 150 Cherokee Rd,
Pinehurst or online here.

Children’s Programs

*Saturday Children’s Programs 
Given Memorial Library 150 Cherokee Road  – 10am-noon

1st Saturday of every month that the library is open – there is a Children’s Program (check the calendar for exact dates)

  • January  – January Author Birthdays, J.R.R. Tolkien (Hobbit Series) and A.A Milne (Winnie The Pooh)
  • February – Bring your Child to the Library Day
  • March – Dr. Seuss Birthday
  • April – Science Festival Science and Reading
  • May – May the 4th be with you – Star Wars
  • June  – Summer Reading Ideas
  • July  – Maker Saturday
  • August  – Closed
  • September  – Fall in Love with Fall Activities
  • October – Celebrate Fall Food
  • November  – Helping Birds and Animals in Winter
  • December  – Wonderful Winter

Story Time*Story Time
Given Memorial Library 150 Cherokee Road  – most Thursdays 10:30am

Most Thursdays except summer  there is a Children’s Program (check the calendar for exact dates)

Wonderful volunteers share their love for reading as they read to children ages 3- 5 and everyone makes a craft. Stop by and join the fun! To learn more about attending or volunteering for Story Time contact Catherine Alexander at

Community Programs

*Book Lovers Unite! NEW LOCATION AND TIME! 
Starting January 2015 to be held at the Given Memorial Library – 150 Cherokee Rd – 3:30pm
1st or 2nd Monday of every month (except for holidays) – check the calendar for exact dates

Each month a different topic or genre is discussed. Everyone leaves with new books to find and read. Stop by and enjoy the conversation. If you miss a session, each month’s list of suggested authors and titles is available below as PDF and behind the check out counter at the Given Book Shop.

*Gathering at Given
Given Memorial Library 150 Cherokee Road  – 3:30pm
and Given Outpost  95 Cherokee Road – 7pm

Usually on Thursdays every month (except for holidays) – join us for an interesting speaker series (check the calendar for exact dates)

Gathering at Given provides speakers knowledgeable in a wide variety of topics from Golf, to horticulture, song birds, literature, Moore County and other interesting topics.