If you can't attend the Open House at your library, you can still enter our raffles and contribute to our strategic plan.
Click on the News tab, and you'll see our latest post about our online survey for kids and adults!
If you can't attend the Open House at your library, you can still enter our raffles and contribute to our strategic plan.
Click on the News tab, and you'll see our latest post about our online survey for kids and adults!
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Yancey County branch of the Avery-Mitchell-Yancey Regional Library system – Burnsville, NC

AMY Regional Library Invites you to visit us at our Open House. If you can’t come, enter our survey online for a chance to win some great prizes!

2023-05-17T11:02:44-04:00May 8th, 2023|AMY Regional Library Bookmobile, Avery County Morrison Public Library, Mitchell County Public Library, Spruce Pine Public Library, Yancey County Public Library|

Come see us! Grab a snack, register for our raffle, and take a goodie bag.  Tell us why the library matters to you and how we can do more for you and your family in the years to come. Wait? You can't come?! Fill out the survey online.  We have one for adults and one [...]

From the Desk of Mr. James Byrd: Area Post Offices Aplenty!

2020-10-16T17:32:07-04:00October 16th, 2020|Avery County Morrison Public Library, Local Interest, Mitchell County Public Library, Spruce Pine Public Library, Yancey County Public Library|

Area Post Offices Aplenty!  In the Toe River Valley, the number of post offices and their names provide a rewarding historical study with much to be learned. Earlier details about post offices listed Avery County with a total of 31; Mitchell County, 91; and Yancey County, 84 for a grand total of 206.  Presently, Avery [...]

Make an Appointment to Visit the Library

2020-11-10T16:55:13-05:00August 21st, 2020|Avery County Morrison Public Library, Mitchell County Public Library, Spruce Pine Public Library, Yancey County Public Library|

All libraries in the AMY Regional Library System are open by 'appointment only' for all library services.  Please contact your library to make an appointment. We have evidence that supports appointments will help our libraries operate efficiently and keep our environments clean and sanitized before and after patrons.  We thank you for your patience as [...]

It’s National “Take Your Child to the Library Day!”

2020-01-30T11:00:05-05:00January 29th, 2020|Avery County Morrison Public Library, Events, Kids, Mitchell County Public Library, Spruce Pine Public Library, Yancey County Public Library|

It is National Take Your Child to the Library Day! What can you do to celebrate? Head to the library of course! Stop by participating libraries or give your local library a call to see what they are doing to celebrate Take Your Child to the Library Day. Some of our libraries will have crafts, [...]

An Unsolved Mystery

2019-02-16T21:47:29-05:00February 15th, 2019|Local Interest, Yancey County Public Library|

Back to Yancey County for some local history that's a tad puzzling and a bit on the grim side, courtesy of Mr. James C. Byrd, resident Local Historian & Special Collections Librarian here at AMY: After the land to build Mountain Heritage High School was purchased, it was discovered that an old and neglected cemetery [...]

A Crop Circle in Yancey County

2019-02-01T12:29:42-05:00January 15th, 2019|Local Interest, Yancey County Public Library|

More research in progress from Mr. James C. Byrd, local historian and beloved librarian here at the AMY Regional Library. Here's a story you might not have heard: A Crop Circle in Yancey County Crop circles include circular patterns occurring in a field as the result of flattening stems of grains and other crops. They [...]

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