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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 one Saturday each month beginning Jan. 17 through Jul. 11, at East Regional Library, 211 Lick Creek Ln. The purpose of […]

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Eight-Week Peace, Justice & Sustainability Course at South Regional

Join us for Peace, Justice & Sustainability, an eight-week discussion course, at 7 p.m. on Tuesdays from January 13 to March 3, at South Regional Library, 4505 S. Alston Ave. The course, co-sponsored by South Durham Green Neighbors, will explore how peace, justice and sustainability are interwoven in today’s society. Participants will read and discuss […]

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Catalog, OverDrive, Other Services Down Friday, January 9 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Update, 1/9, 12:20 p.m.: Upgrade went smoothly and everything is back online. Please let us know if you encounter any problems. ****************************** Durham County Library’s online catalog will be unavailable or provide intermittent access from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. on Friday, January 9 as we perform an upgrade to our systems. This outage will […]

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STEM Program for Teens

Are you a teen who is interested in pursuing a career in science or math? If so, make plans to attend “Wanted: Science and Math Enthusiasts” at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, January 12 at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St. The program will feature a conversation with Rene Daughtry, Advanced Services Project Manager with […]

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hoopla Brings Digital Movies, Music and TV to DCL

Durham County Library has long had ebooks and e-audiobooks, and we recently added e-magazines to our list of digital collections. Now, with our launch of hoopla, we can round out that list with digital video, music and even more e-audiobooks. hoopla offers DCL patrons free, no-wait access to over 107,000 music albums, almost 8,000 movies […]

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Morningstar Webinar: “Give Your Portfolio a Checkup”

Through NC LIVE, Durham County Library patrons are invited to attend a Morningstar financial literacy webinar titled, “Give Your Portfolio a Checkup.” On December 11th, Christine Benz, Morningstar’s Director of Personal Finance, will help you re-evaluate your portfolio and search for new opportunities for heading into the New Year. Christine will talk about how to […]

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Garage Band Jam with Reel Deep

Calling all music lovers! You won’t want to miss R&B and Soul Funk band Reel Deep at 3 p.m. on Friday, November 7 at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St. Reel Deep will play the best sound of 70s, 80s and beyond. This event is part of a regular Garage Band Jam series at […]

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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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