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South End Book Lovers, Unite!

Whether you read to learn or to relax there are lots of ways to enjoy a good page-turner in South End. 


Little Free Libraries

Leave a book, grab a book! There are 5 Little Free Libraries locationed around South End. These colorful libraries double as a work of art and were created by Glen and Maria Nocik at ACSM and C3 Lab. Check out any of these locations to get a book. Better yet, make another reader's day by leaving a book inside:

Host a Book Drive

Have a bunch of books that need a new home? Want to rally your book club together to donate to a good cause? Interested in hosting a book drive at your office or business? We can help! Email Chelsea Galusky at cgalusky@charlottecentercity.org for a book drive flyer or to arrange a pick-up. 

South End Neighbors: Book Club

South End residents and friends are invited to participate in the first South End Neighbors: Book Club! Hosted by the South End Neighbors Network, this Book Club meets the 3rd Wednesday of every month from 6-7pm, located at (and in support of) a different South End businesses. Genres alternate from novels to business books about entrepreneurship, a legacy that hearkens back to our South End history. Check the Book Club Roundup to see all of the titles and meeting locations for 2022!

MoLi at the South End Market

Did you know - The Charlotte Mecklenburg Library has a bookmobile named MoLi? It debuted in early 2022 and is making its rounds throughout Charlotte, including at the South End Market. Put your Library card to work when you see the bright teal vehicle with a wheelchair lift, mini computer lab, and shelves of books, audiobooks, magazines, and DVDs. See when MoLi will be at the South End Market!


What are you reading? 

If you are curled up with a good book at your favorite coffee shop, Camden Commons outdoor living room, or sitting by the Rail Trail, let us know! Tag @southendclt on Instagram and Facebook. We're always on the search for great spots in South End or book titles to add to the South End Book Club reading list.