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Child Fest returns Saturday, June 26th!


We are so excited to have Child Fest this year! It will be different to keep our community, volunteers, and staff safe. Join the Story Time Express for a contactless, drive thru Child Fest with story book characters, baby animals, bags of take-home activities for the kiddos and information about local services for parents and caregivers. 


Good Night With the Blue Ridge Partnership for Children

Join us the first Thursday of the month at 7:00 pm for Good Night with the Blue Ridge Partnership for Children! Each month a local community leader  will read one of their favorite Imagination Library books. There are also Rise & Shine activities based on that month’s selection to do with your child.

Play & Learn

Play & Learn is now virtual! Join us Thursday mornings at 10:00 for Play & Learn on Zoom. For more information on how to attend, please email Ms. Kim at

Curbside service available to check out Family Resource Library items!

Call our office at 828-682-0047 or 828-733-2899 to learn more about how to check out items from the Family Resource Libraries. Click here for the Avery Family Resource Library materials list. Click here for the Burnsville Family Resource Library materials list.

School is back in session! 

Check out this infographic with helpful tips and hints about navigating school during the pandemic.

Watch videos on our new YouTube channel

Visit our new YouTube channel to see “Goodnight With Dolly” and watch er read bedtime story, and see Play & Learn Coordinator Kim Hobart with her series Rise & Shine. There are also videos on tips for parents, and fun activities to do at home with kids.

Together We Grow Play & Learn on Facebook

All Play & Learn and Together We Grow sessions are currently on hold as the Blue Ridge Partnership for Children staff is currently working remotely to help reduce exposure to the Coronavirus. Check out the Play & Learn Facebook page for lots of fun things to do while we’re staying home. 

BLOCK Fest® Postponed

BLOCK Fest is a research-based, interactive exhibit that promotes early math and science learning for young children through block play. The BLOCK Fest event in Yancey County has been postponed and will be rescheduled. Thanks for your understanding.