Thank you, Durham community! The outpouring of community support during the Durham Reads Together kickoff weekend was simply amazing! In my 23 years of library service, no other moment compares. The weekend was filled with emotions for me, staff and everyone in attendance. Your response to our guest, Civil Rights icon Congressman John Lewis, really leaves […]
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Turn Your Dreams into Reality: Find College Resources at Durham County Library! Interested in college? (Or have a teen who is?) Come see what the library has for YOU, from studying for the SAT and AP tests to choosing a college and finding scholarships. Celebrate Teen Read Week and come out to South Regional Library […]
Durham County Library continues its month-long celebration of Durham Reads Together 2014 with author readings, lectures and a concert scheduled Sunday, October 12 through Saturday, October 18. This year’s Durham Reads Together features March: Book One by Congressman John Lewis.
Durham County Library continues its month-long celebration of Durham Reads Together 2014 with three films and an art discussion scheduled Tuesday, October 7 through Saturday, October 11. This year’s Durham Reads Together features March: Book One by Congressman John Lewis.
During the month of October, we’re making it easy for teens to pay down their library fines without spending a dime! Simply spend time at a DCL location reading, and watch those fines disappear. To participate, teens in grades 6-12 can visit any Durham County Library, sign in at the information desk, read in the […]
During the month of October, Durham County Library is reaching out to local teens. In honor of Teen Read Week and Durham Reads Together, the library is holding the Great Durham Teen Read Down. This month-long program invites teens in grades 6–12 to come to the library and read down the outstanding fines and fees […]
Durham County Library’s month-long celebration, Durham Reads Together, will kick off this weekend with “Durham Marches Together,” a unity march led by Congressman John Lewis celebrating Durham’s history and progress on civil rights, on Saturday, Oct. 4. The march will start at 9 a.m. at the Main Library and end at the new Durham Civil […]
Event: Friends of the Durham Library Fall Book Sale October 3-5 Date/Time: Friday, October 3, 4 – 7 p.m. (Friends members only—join at the door!) Saturday, October 4, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. (Everyone welcome) Sunday, October 5, 2 – 5 p.m. ($7 Bag Sale in auditorium and garage) Location: Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro […]
Attention shoppers! Find great bargains on gently used books at the Friends of the Durham Library Fall Book Sale, October 3-5 at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St. Durham 27701. Thousands of books, audiobooks, CDs and DVDs are categorized for easy shopping in the library’s auditorium and garage, and under tents set up for […]
In celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Wilderness Act, Durham County Library will show the film Wild by Law at 7 p.m. on Thursday, September 25 at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.