SPARK - 24/7 Library

SPARK 24/7 Library

COVID-19 UPDATE: All library programs held at FS 82 are canceled until further notice. 

Away from the main branch? Need library services after hours?

The Southern Pines Automated Remote Kiosk (affectionately known to the library as SPARK) allows you to borrow, return, and renew library materials 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. 

The kiosk holds 235 items at a time including:

  • Popular fiction and non-fiction
  • Large print 
  • Children’s books
  • Young adult
  • Audiobooks
  • DVDs

In addition to the kiosk, some library programs are held at FS 82 including:

  • Baby Rhymes: Mondays @ 10:30 a.m.
  • Read Between the Pines Book Club: Second Thursday @ 5:30 p.m.
  • Family Tales: Third Sunday @ 3:00 p.m.

Visit the library’s Calendar of Events to stay up-to-date on changes to event days and/or times.  

This service was supported by grant funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) as administered by the State Library of North Carolina, a division of the NC Department of Natural and Cultural Resources (IMLS grant number LS-00-19-0034-19). Additionally funding generously provided by SPPL’s Friends of the Library.

SPARK 24/7 Library

7850 NC Hwy 22
Carthage, NC 28327


24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Additional Details

SPARK’s Online Catalog

How-To-Use Guide