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Combat Boots to Makeup Brushes

Durham County Library will host the organization Combat Boots to Makeup Brushes, as it provides a series of workshops dedicated to helping women veterans move from pain to beauty. The series will be held from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on Saturdays, Apr. 18, May 16, Jun. 27 and Jul. 15, at the East Regional […]

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Teen Art Workshops with Durham Arts Council

Teens, come learn how to make Manga/Anime and chainmaille jewelry at one of our upcoming workshops with Durham Arts Council. The workshops begin on Monday, April 20 and will be held at various library locations over the next two months. All workshops are free, but registration is required. Click the event below to register. Manga/Anime […]

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Self-Publishing Workshops

If you’ve ever had any interest in self-publishing your writing, you’ll want to join us for a two-part Self-Publishing Boot Camp from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Apr. 18 and May 2, at the Stanford L. Warren Branch Library, 1201 Fayetteville St. Topics covered by authors and publishing professionals during the two sessions will […]

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Abrakadoodle for Toddlers

Join us on Monday, April 13 from 10:30 – 11:15 a.m. at Northgate Mall’s Discovery Nook for Abrakadoodle for Toddlers. For ages 12 months – 4 years, this event features an art class designed to help toddlers develop creativity, language skills, motor skills and social skills. Registration is required, and participation is limited to 10 toddlers. […]

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New Digital Magazines in Zinio

We are excited to announce that we have added several new magazines, including Conde Nast titles, to our digital magazine collection through Zinio. New magazines include WIRED, Conde Nast Traveler, Vanity Fair, The New Yorker, Smithsonian Magazine and more! We have also added Our State: Down Home in North Carolina, the premier, statewide magazine devoted […]

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Where in the Little World is Waldo

Durham County Library will host a hunt for Waldo in all of the Little World displays across five library locations beginning Monday, April 6. DCL patrons are encouraged to visit the displays at the Main Library (300 N. Roxboro St.), East Regional Library (211 Lick Creek Ln.), North Regional Library (221 Milton Rd.), South Regional […]

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2015 Spring Book Sale: April 24-26

Spring into savings with great bargains on gently used books at the Friends of the Durham Library Spring Book Sale, April 24-26 at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St. Durham 27701. Over 50,000 books, audiobooks, CDs and DVDs are categorized for easy shopping in the library’s auditorium and garage, and under tents set up […]

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DCL Launches Statista

If you’re working on a report and need just the right statistic to make your point, come into the library and check out our new online resource, Statista. With data on over 80,000 topics from over 18,000 sources, Statista provides statistics in easy-to-understand formats including charts, graphs, infographics and industry/business “dossiers.” An easy, familiar search […]

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