Dive into great books and unique experiences with Wake County Public Libraries! This year’s Summer @ the Library theme is “Oceans of Possibilities,” and the program is overflowing with activities for the whole family. Summer @ the Library kicks off Monday, June 13, and runs through Saturday, Aug. 13. Readers of all ages are welcome to jump […]

The Raleigh Medal of Arts program is excited to celebrate its most diverse and inclusive group of honorees yet! We’ve revised the program’s guidelines, eligibility and evaluation criteria and increased the variety of nominations. All of this is to better reflect the demographics of Raleigh and Wake County, a goal laid out in the City’s […]

Sites open seven days a week through May 14NOTE: Fuquay-Varina Site Changed Due to Construction Ready to vote? Starting this Thursday, April 28, registered voters can cast their ballots ahead of the May 17 Primary and Cary Municipal Election at eight sites located around Wake County. “Voters are telling us they’re excited to return to […]

The Wake County Board of Elections is reminding residents the voter registration deadline is just one week away on April 22. Anyone wishing to make their voice heard in the May Primary or Cary municipal election should not delay ensuring they can vote in the upcoming Congressional and local races. “Even if you think your […]

Aspiring authors of all ages have a chance claim their moment in the literary spotlight as part of the annual writing contest put on by Wake County Public Libraries. Starting today through April 30, kids, teens and adults are invited to submit one original work for consideration in WCPL’s writing contest, “Wake Writes Together.” Writers […]

WCPSS – EARLY HIRE FAIR 2022 (register here) March 26, 2022 | 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. KNIGHTDALE HIGH SCHOOL ​100 Bryan Chalk Lane, Knightdale NC 27545 Fair Schedule is Virtual and/or In-Person: 8 a.m. – Doors Open 9 a.m – 1 p.m.- Fair open to all candidates Who should attend? Teaching Candidates   Candidates […]

Beginning Thursday, March 17, Wake County Public Health will reduce the number of daily appointments for COVID-19 testing and vaccination. The decision comes as Wake County has experienced a steady decrease in COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations since mid-January. By balancing capacity with demand, the county can better use its resources while still meeting the current […]

Wake County Public Libraries will celebrate Black Brilliance with more than a month of free programs focusing on Black art, history, creativity and culture. More than 50 opportunities, including author talks, community art projects, concerts and even a family-friendly dance party, will be hosted across more than 20 locations in the county.“From folk music to New York Times […]

To help meet the ongoing needs of the community, Wake County Public Health is expanding locations offering free N95 masks to include the Western Health and Human Services Center in Cary and Wake County Human Services Center (Departure Drive) in Raleigh. In addition to these two new sites, our two sites that ran out last […]

Starting Tuesday, Jan. 18, Baptist on Mission will be moving its testing site from Southbridge Fellowship Church in Raleigh, to Summit Church – Capital Hills Campus in Raleigh at 3901 Capital Hills Drive, Raleigh. It will operate Monday through Friday from 3:30 to 7:30 p.m. No appointments necessary and no out-of-pocket costs. View more testing locations. […]

To help meet rapidly increasing community needs, Wake County Public Health is doubling the amount of daily COVID-19 testing appointments starting tomorrow, bringing the total number of slots to roughly 13,000 daily across all five drive-thru testing sites. This new capacity is in place for tomorrow, December 23, meaning nearly 7,000 new appointments are now available for Thursday. […]

When Santa’s come and gone and it’s time to toss that Tannenbaum, help Wake County spruce up its parks by recycling your Christmas tree into mulch. Through the Happy Trails Christmas Tree Recycling Program, Wake County residents can turn their Christmas trees into mulch that will fortify and beautify park trails around the county. Just drop […]