ATTENTION RESOURCE CENTER PATRONS: We are currently in the process of enhancing our Resource Center space, for this reason the OCPC Resource Center will be CLOSED Wednesday, August 2, 2017 through Monday, August 7, 2017.
During this time, Pre-K and 3 School Applications will be accepted in the main building located at 900 Dennis Road.
We apologize for any inconvenience, if you have any questions please call 910-938-0336.
Recognizing that learning is an ongoing process, our Resource Center offers high quality educational materials and professional equipment for parents, childcare providers, teachers, Sunday school teachers, early childhood students, and anyone else who is interested in learning more about early child development. The following materials are available:
The Resource Center offers two types of individual memberships: Standard and Enhanced. Memberships are renewed annually. All members will be photographer and issued a membership card. Members are required to check in with the OCPC staff member upon entrance into the resource center and have their membership verified. Members who do not have their card with them, may show another valid form of photo ID.
Check-Out Privilege: Members are entitled to borrow items from the Resource Center such as books, toys, manipulatives, videos, tapes and CDs for up to 30 days.
Cost of Memberships as of January 1, 2016 are as follows:
|Membership Type||Check Out||Workroom Access||# of Members||Fee|
|Standard||5 items||N/A||1||No cost|
Additional services for enhanced membership holders
|Copying||.10 per side||Only black and white copies are made by staff members upon request. No color copies can be made. (all copy right laws and regulations apply.)|
|Lamination||$1.00 per foot||
Members should expect to have their laminiation picked up within 24 hours.
|Poster Board||$1.00 per sheet||4 ply sheets available in white & various colors|
|Bulletin Board Paper||$1.00 per foot||Fadeless paper; rolls are 4 feet wide; available in various colors|
|Foam Sheets||$1.00 per sheet||Multi-colors available; 9"x6' size sheets|
|Felt Squares||$1.00 per sheet||Colors and patterns|
|Book Binding||$2.00 per book||Includes binding spiral, front and back cover|