1. Thu Dec. 12

    Read Between the Pines Do you love reading and discussing amazing books? If so, join the Library’s newest book club for adu...
    Read On
  2. Sun Jan. 5

    Sunday Afternoon Writing Group Calling writers and illustrators: Are you interested in creating fiction, nonfiction, poetry, or com...
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Book Clubs

Make reading social by joining one of our amazing book clubs! You do not have to be a library card member in order to attend club meetings, but you do need a library card to borrow a copy from the library. View our Calendar for upcoming events.

Read Between the Pines (RBTP): This group usually meets the second Thursday of the month at 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. at the new Southern Pines Fire Station. 

Douglass Center Book Club (DCBC): This group usually meets the third Thursday of the month at 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. at the Douglass Community Center. 


An ongoing lecture and discussion series for adults held the second Sunday of the month from 3 - 4 p.m. Topics of discussion include health, technology, creativity, and entrepreneurship. Conversation Café, our program fostering respectful dialog within our community, is held quarterly. View our Calendar for upcoming events.

Writer's Group

Writers and illustrators of all writing styles are welcome to attend a writer's workshop held the first Sunday of the month from 3 - 4 p.m. Connect with other writers and artists, chat about your craft, and get feedback on your work. View our Calendar for upcoming events.

Book Clubs


Mobile Printing 

Use your personal computer or mobile device from anywhere to print directly to the library's printers. Once documents are submitted, come to the library during operational hours to release, pay, and print your documents. 

Book Club Kits 

Book club kits may be borrowed from the library. Each kit contains 10 copies of the book and a discussion guide. Kits check out for a six week period with no renewals to one SPPL library card member. Learn more about the checkout policies and procedures.

Free Tax Help

American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) trained volunteers offered free tax assistance for middle and low-income seniors in filing their tax returns. This service took place on Wednesdays and Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. from February 2nd through April 13th, 2019. Help was available on a first-come, first served basis. Learn more about the program from the 2018 Tax Help and Information document.


Career Resources

Discover books, eBooks, job and test preparation materials, employment listings, and online information for jobs and careers.

Small Business Resources 

Suggested books, eBooks, and access to online information for entrepreneurs and researchers.