Latest News

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 on the link above to see what’s available in the Avery Resource Library. 

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.

AMY Wee Trade Consignment Sale Rescheduled

The AMY Wee Trade Consignment Sale, at 31 Cross Street, Spruce Pine, features the very best in “gently used” and new Spring/Summer children’s items. Thursday, June 11th  is our preview day. The $5.00 admission lets you shop early for the best deals. Hours of the sale are Thursday, 8am – 6pm, Friday, June 12th, 8am – 6pm, and Saturday, June 13th, 8am – 2pm. Many items will be half price on Saturday.

Child Fest Will Return!

For 20 years Child Fest has been a fun spring event for kids, families and the community. Oh the places we’ve been, and the places we’ll go! Child Fest will be scheduled in the future and announced on local media. Stay healthy & safe! We can’t wait to see everyone again!