UPDATE: Aug. 8, 7 p.m. Everything is back to normal with the catalog. Thanks for your patience. UPDATE: Aug. 8, 2:50 p.m. We have identified the problem and are working with our catalog system vendor on a fix. We’ll keep you updated. We are currently experiencing issues with the online catalog. The only items that […]
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Summer Reading is coming to an end, which can only mean one thing: the start of school is right around the corner. Head out to Bragtown Library Family Literacy Center (3200 Dearborn Drive) on Friday, August 15 from 3 – 5 p.m. for a Back-to-School Bash. To celebrate heading back to the classroom, Bragtown will […]
Durham County Library will host Dr. Bob Zellner, historian and civil rights activist, for a reading and discussion of his memoir, The Wrong Side of Murder Creek: A White Southerner in the Freedom Movement at 3 p.m. on Sunday, August 17, at the Main Library, 300. N. Roxboro St. The event is in remembrance of […]
Durham County Library will host award-winning game designer Daniel Solis for a talk about the art and craft of game design, as well as the process of creating his latest card game, Belle of the Ball, at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, August 14, at the Southwest Regional Library, 3605 Shannon Rd.
After a summer of reading fun, Durham County Library will end the season with a finale at the Museum of Life and Science on Saturday, Aug. 9 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., featuring all of the museum attractions plus magic, puppets and music. The museum, which is located at 433 W. Murray Ave., will […]
Love the library? Become a member of the Library Board of Trustees! Advocate for the library Serve as a community liaison Help shape library policies The Library Board of Trustees advises the Library Director and the County Manager on issues related to the library, and acts as a liaison between Durham County Library and the […]
Durham County Library will host primatologist Dr. Laura Vick for a talk on her work in Punta Laguna, Mexico at 7 p.m. on Thursday, August 7, at the South Regional Library, 4505 S. Alston Ave.
Durham County Library will host Katie Spencer, Executive Director of the Museum of Durham History, Lew Myers, immediate past chair of the Museum, founding board member Tom Krakauer, and board members Joyce Smith and Josh David for a discussion at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, August 12, at the Main Library, 300. N. Roxboro St.
Durham County Library will host bestselling Durham author Michele Andrea Bowen as she debuts her new novel, Pastor Needs a Boo, at 7 p.m. on Monday, August 11, at the Stanford L. Warren Library, 1201 Fayetteville St.
You are invited to nominate a Durham County Library staff member for the annual Trustees’ Award, to be awarded by the Durham County Library Board of Trustees on Fall Staff Day. The nominee should exemplify one (or all) of the following attributes: Exceptional service this year Creativity Dedication to increasing the public’s perception of the […]