Allegra Westbrooks Regional will be closed today on Oct.1.

Adult Services

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library offers materials, services and programs designed to meet a variety of needs throughout adult life. Whether you are just entering the "real" world, coming back to the Library as a new parent, re-entering the workforce, or ready to retire and enjoy the future, the Library has something for everyone. From free access to resources and programs, along with materials and a helpful staff, you'll find what you need at the Library.


Are you interested in presenting a program for adults?

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Phone: 704-607-7930

Chantez Neymoss, Adult Services Coordinator