May Memorial Library

May Memorial Library

Address: 342 S. Spring Street, Burlington, NC Phone: (336) 229-3588 Website: Hours: Open Mon-Thurs: 9am-9pm; Fri & Sat: 9am-6pm; Sun: 1-5pm. Admission: Free.

The main library in the Alamance County library system. Offers children and adult programs free to the public. Also offers computer access, Internet and Wi-Fi. The facility includes a large local history room as well as a meeting room. Eight-panel acrylic painting by local artist Jill Troutman entitled “A Library for All Seasons” hangs in the 35 foot vaulted entry way.


Literary Dentzel ~ Dentzels Around Town
“Believe In The Magic of Carousels”
The Dentzels Around Town, was part of the Downtown’s Public Art Program.
Artist David Nance of Graham. David is a native of Alamance County and now resides in Graham. The concept for this project was to incorporate the library with the carousel horse. Local authors writings were used to create a collage canvas on which to paint this colorful horse.


Other Information:
Group Space Available : Yes
Directions : Take Exit 145, I-85/40. Take Maple Avenue into Downtown Burlington. Take right onto Spring Street.
Group Space Accommodates : 20-60
Hours : Monday-Thursday: 9am-9pm; Friday-Saturday: 9am-6pm; Sunday: 1-5pm.