Early Learning Center

The Early Learning Center (ELC) is a resource library for parents, teachers and early childhood educators that provides developmentally appropriate educational materials for teaching and engaging young children.

Library Hours of Operation:

Monday, Wednesday, & Friday, 8 am – 5 pm
Tuesday & Thursday, 8 am – 7 pm
Saturday, 9 am – 1 pm

Our library includes:

  • Children’s books
  • CDs
  • Childcare & Parenting resource materials
  • Age-appropriate learning kits. Download the ELC Kits document for a list of available kits.
  • Production area with Cricut Air Explorer 2, Laminating Machine, Ellison Die Cuts, Paper Cutter, Computer & Printer, Book Binder, Color Copier and more to help you make books, bulletin boards and learning materials. Download the ELC TALLY SHEET for the cost of our production items.

Annual Membership Fees:

Individual – $15 per year

Annual membership is $15/individual.  Join the ELC today by filling out the membership form.

ELC Member Application (English)
ELC Member Application (Spanish)

You can pay online by clicking here: ELC MEMBERSHIP

Or mail $15 ELC Membership Fee Check to:
Children & Family Resource Center
Attn: ELC
851 Case Street
Hendersonville, NC 28792

For more information,
please contact:

Kathy Kirchoefer
Early Learning Center Coordinator
(828) 698-0674 Ext. 110
[email protected]