Plant Share and Propagation Library

Photograph of three large, green plants propagating in glasses of water.

Inside Hickory Public Library is a designated area where the community can donate loose plant cuttings.

Animal Advocates

Photograph of a puppy resting on a red pillow.

Kids and teens come together to help local animal shelters and educate the community on animal rights.

Telescopes and Tamales


A Texas community came together to learn about space, play STEAM games and eat a delicious meal. 

Attendance Doesn't Equal Success

Two libraries share their stories of library programs with small turnouts that eventually produced a ripple effect in the community.