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Durham County Library North Carolina Collection Librarian Inducted into Historical Society

Durham – Durham County Library’s North Carolina Collection librarian, Lynn Richardson, has been inducted into the Historical Society of North Carolina. Formed in 1945, the Society is made up of scholars of North Carolina history primarily from colleges, universities, libraries and archives throughout the state. Participation is by invitation only and limited to no more […]

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Durham County Library Hosts In the Wings: PlayMakers on Metamorphoses/The Tempest

Program: In the Wings: PlayMakers on Metamorphoses/The Tempest Date: Monday, October 21 Time: 7 p.m. Location: Southwest Regional Library, 3605 Shannon Rd. Cost: Free and open to the public About: Durham County Library will host the director and members of the cast from the PlayMakers production of Metamorphoses by Mary Zimmerman and The Tempest by […]

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Dr. Mark Anthony Neal Presents Looking for Leroy: Illegible Black Masculinities … in Durham

Program: Dr. Mark Anthony Neal presents Looking for Leroy: Illegible Black Masculinities … in Durham Date: Thursday, Oct. 17 Time: 7 p.m. Location: Stanford L. Warren Library, 1201 Fayetteville St. Cost: Free and open to the public DURHAM — Durham County Library will host Dr. Mark Anthony Neal, Duke University professor of African and African […]

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Durham County Library Presents Film, American Teacher, Collects School Supplies

Program: Film Screening: American Teacher Date: Sunday, October 20 Time: 3 p.m. Location: Rogers-Herr Middle School, 911 W. Cornwallis Rd. Cost: Free and open to the public About: Durham County Library will host a film showing of American Teacher at 3 p.m. on Sunday, October 20, at Rogers-Herr Middle School, 911 W. Cornwallis Road. The […]

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Durham County Library Director Tammy Baggett Wins Roadbuilders’ Award

About: Durham County Library Director Tammy Baggett has won the North Carolina Library Association’s Roundtable for Ethnic Minority Concerns (REMCo) Roadbuilders’ Award for Public Librarianship for 2013. The REMCo Roadbuilders’ Award recognizes ethnic minority librarians in library education, academic, public, school and special libraries, who have served as pioneers in librarianship and who represent a […]

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