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Teen Read Week

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 […]

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Teens: Read to Pay Down Fines

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 […]

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Fall Book Sale: October 3-5

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 […]

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3D MakerDay at DCL

Join us for the first 3D MakerDay at DCL on Saturday, September 27 from 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. in the Main Library Computer Lab. Come meet like-minded people who want to learn about designing and 3D printing. 3D MakerDay invites the community to learn, teach, tinker, collaborate, share, innovate, socialize and create. We’ll have […]

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NC LIVE Offers Free Morningstar Webinar on Financing a College Education

NC LIVE, the consortium of North Carolina libraries, is offering a free webinar from Morningstar Investment Research Center on financing a college education. More information and registration links from NC LIVE: On September 25, Adam Zoll, assistant editor of Morningstar.com, will address the challenges that parents face when saving for college, as well as the […]

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East Regional Library Open House

Come out to East Regional Library (211 Lick Creek Ln.) on Thursday, September 11 from 4 – 8 p.m as we celebrate back-to-school with an open house. Learn about resources the library has to help you in school, career and life. There will be library tours, fun activities for the children, an A to Z […]

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Next Lunch with the Director is Coming Up

The next Lunch with the Director is Friday, September 12 from 12 noon – 1:30 p.m. at North Regional Library. Join Library Director Tammy Baggett for lunch, and hear the latest DCL news, discuss what’s on the horizon and get answers to your questions about the library. Lunch will be provided. Registration is required and […]

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Teen Positive Link Workshops

Teens, learn how to make healthy, conscientious decisions at crucial moments. In this series of workshops, highly trained and certified representatives from the Durham County Health Department will present information on self-esteem, career choices, bullying, gang violence, nutrition and more. Workshops will be held at East Regional Library on Thursdays at 6:30 p.m. on September 4, 18, 25; […]

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