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Posted on: January 18, 2023

2023 Reading Challenge

2023 HEML Reading Challenge #HEMLreads23

The library is excited to announce the 2023 reading challenge!

Change up your reading habits this year by joining our 2023 Reading Challenge.
This challenge is open to teens and adults. Simply read from each monthly category and then share your thoughts. We...
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Posted on: January 13, 2023

Introducing Kanopy

Explore a world of cinema with Kanopy

Hocutt-Ellington Memorial Library Introduces Kanopy

Anyone with a HEML library card can now enjoy free video streaming with Kanopy. Kanopy is a video stream­ing plat­form ded­i­cat­ed to enriching and thought-provoking content. Discover a vast selection of...

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Posted on: November 7, 2022

New Red Card


The Hocutt-Ellington Memorial Library will be joining NC Cardinal this Spring! All current library users must update their current card information and get the new RED CARD by December 31, 2022. All cardholders with 22100-cards will lose access to the HEM...

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Posted on: August 16, 2022

Johnston County's First All-Girls Robotics Team Volunteers Over 500 Hours in Local Communities


G-Force Robotics, the first high school all-girls robotics team in Johnston County, is making a positive impact within the Clayton community. The team of 12 young women is the largest all-girls robotics team in North Carolina. While hard at work coding, b...

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Posted on: July 22, 2022

Family Uses Love of Reading to Honor Son's Memory

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The books at Hocutt-Ellington Memorial Library have many stories to tell. Because of the compassion and generosity of one local family, the library’s collection of books and stories is growing.  

Bryant and Kara Carroll are the parents of two daug...

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Posted on: July 27, 2022

Free Library Cards for all Johnston County Residents


Beginning Tuesday, Feb. 8, the Hocutt-Ellington Memorial Library will no longer charge an out-of-town usage fee for persons residing in Johnston County.

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