We are pleased to announce that long time library employee, Wendy Kimbro, has been promoted to the position of Branch Manager of the Graham Public Library. Many will recognize her as one of the friendly faces at the Graham Public Library and we are excited to see in her new role. How long have you… Meet Wendy Kimbro, the new Graham Branch Manager!
We are pleased to announce that Daniel Alcazar has joined the Mebane Public Library as the new Public Services Manager. How long have you worked with the County? Just over 1 month Where are you from originally? Greeley, CO What are you most passionate about? My wife and my son! Do you have a hobby?… Meet Daniel Alcazar, New Public Services Manager at the Mebane Library!
At the Board of Commissioners’ Meeting held on May 6, 2019, County Manager Bryan Hagood announced Susana Goldman as Director for Alamance County Libraries. Susana Goldman has been with Alamance Libraries since February of 2014 when she was hired as May Memorial Branch Manager. In 2016, Goldman was promoted to Associate Director of Operations where… Susana Goldman Hired as Director for Alamance Libraries
As we have now officially entered the holiday season, let me wish everyone a happy holiday(s)! We at ACPL hope you all have the option of spending time with family and friends during this time of year. The libraries are always very busy during this season so if you are looking for something to do,… Happy Holidays from ACPL!
The Alamance County Public Library is driving into the 21st century with a new service: Mobile Café providing Pop-Up Internet Service. On Monday, August 20, 2018 the Mobile Café will offer technology and Wi-Fi service at eight locations in northern and southern Alamance County. The converted 2004 Chevy Astro Minivan that was once the library’s… A New Library Service is Beginning
Did you know that there is a bill of rights for libraries? In 1939 the American Library Association (ALA) adopted a Bill of Rights that states the basic principles governing the service of all libraries, including public libraries. It has been amended several times since then, but still stands as an important foundation to the… The Mission of Libraries
The U.S. population 65 and older is now the largest in terms of size and percent of the population according to the U.S. Census Bureau. Approximately 1.3 million people 65 and older (3.1% of the entire U.S. population) live in skilled-nursing facilities. Here in Alamance County, we are currently at 161,586 in population. Of that… Older American’s Month
My mama taught me to say thank you. Every Christmas and every birthday, I was required to sit down and write out thank you notes for the many gifts I received. I’ve been reflecting back on all the gifts Alamance County Public Library has received over the past year and how on earth to say… Thank You for Everything!