With the increasing popularity of our digital offerings, demand is higher than ever. That’s why we’re excited to announce the increase of checkout limits for our OverDrive and hoopla collections. OverDrive Our primary ebook and e-audiobook service, OverDrive, now has over 10,000 items available for checkout, and we want you to have them! Beginning immediately, […]
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Program: Meet the Author: Dr. Wallace “J” Nichols Date: Sunday, Mar. 22 Time: 3 p.m. Location: Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St. Cost: Free and open to the public About: In celebration of Durham’s Creek Week, Durham County Library will host Dr. Wallace “J” Nichols for discussion of his book at 3 p.m. on Sunday, […]
Durham County Library presents a kickoff event for Read Across Durham: A Celebration of STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math) Literacy from 1 – 4 p.m. on Saturday, March 7 at Northgate Mall’s Discovery Nook, 1058 W. Club Blvd.
Durham County Library will host filmmaker Judith Van Wyk, Dr. Ahmed Fadaam and Dr. Adbul Sattar Jawad for a screening and discussion of the film Musings of an Iraqi Patriot at 3 p.m. on Sunday, March 15, at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.
Durham County Library will host the Second Annual Durham County Storytelling Festival from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 21 at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro Rd.
Durham County Library hosts Darrell Stover in I, Afrofuturist, a presentation on futuristic African-American thought as expressed in prose and music, at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, March 10, at the Stanford L. Warren Library, 1201 Fayetteville St.
Durham County Library will host a discussion on the play 4000 Miles with PlayMakers’ Associate Artistic Director Jeffery Meanza, Director Desdemona Chiang and members of the acting company at 7 p.m. on Monday, March 9, at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro Street.
UPDATE, MONDAY, MAR. 2, 2:45 P.M. East Regional will remain closed for the rest of the day on Monday, March 2 to repair the heat. It is expected that the location will be able to open for normal hours on Tuesday, March 3. ——————- UPDATE, MONDAY, MAR. 2, 6:45 A.M. East Regional will remain closed […]
In remembrance of the 50th anniversary of Bloody Sunday in Selma, Alabama, Durham County Library will host Dr. Wesley Hogan as she moderates a panel of authors and activists for a discussion of the SNCC Legacy Project and the launch of Duke University’s One Person, One Vote website (onevotesncc.org) at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, March […]
Durham County Library will host a panel discussion on the 50th anniversary of Durham’s African-American high school basketball teams’ 1965 sweep of all state championships at 3 p.m. on Sunday, March 1 at the North Regional Library, 221 Milton Rd.