April 19, 2018

 A NC Library Brings Wi-Fi Hotspots to Students in Need

Partnering with Sprint, the Charlotte Mecklenburg Library is allowing students who don’t have Wi-Fi at home to check out portable hotspots.

When the President Visits Your Library

When ImaginOn manager Jason Hyatt got the word on a Friday that his building had been selected as the site of a White House event with President Barack Obama with just four days to plan, he had confidence that he and his colleagues would somehow make it happen.

Update: Charlotte Mecklenburg Names New Director

By Michelle Lee This article has been updated to include information about the new CEO. The Public Library of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County in North Carolina has a new leader at the helm working to help the library rebound from dramatic budget and service cuts. David W. Singleton was appointed the Director of Libraries at […]

The Daily Show to Tape in Charlotte Mecklenburg Library

By Michelle Lee Snappy political and presidential commentary will be heading down to the Charlotte Mecklenburg Library this fall, courtesy of the Democratic National Convention and Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show.” The fake-news TV show will rent out part of the ImaginOn children’s library and theater from Aug. 28 to Sept. 8. The library will […]