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Durham County Library Hosts Discussion of Nasher Exhibit Wangechi Mutu: A Fantastic Journey

Program: Art with the Experts: Wangechi Mutu: A Fantastic Journey Date: Monday, May 20 Time: 7 p.m. Location: Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St. Cost: Free and open to the public About: Trevor Schoonmaker, the Patsy R. and Raymond D. Nasher Curator of Contemporary Art at the Nasher Museum, and Juline Chevalier, Curator of Education […]

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May 18, 1963: A Durham’s Civil Rights Story

Program: Just Friends That You Never Knew: A Personal and Historical Glance at Durham’s Integration of Public Facilities Date: Saturday, May 18 Time: 3 p.m. Location: Hayti Heritage Center, 804 Old Fayetteville St. Cost: Free and open to the public About: Durham County Library and St. Joseph’s Historic Foundation will host a program commemorating Durham’s […]

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Durham County Library Closed for Staff Development Day May 15

Durham County Library (all locations) will be closed on Wednesday, May 15 for Staff Development Day. The library will reopen Thursday, May 16, with regular hours. Durham County Library provides the entire community with books, services and other resources that inform, inspire learning, cultivate understanding and excite the imagination. For more information, visit your local […]

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Durham County Library Hosts Peeps Show 2013

Peeps, the marshmallow springtime treats, are no longer available in stores, but they are making their annual appearance at Durham County Library. In the third annual Durham County Library Peeps Show, staff members have created dioramas using sugar covered bunnies and chicks to highlight the programs, services, activities and materials available at the library. The […]

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Durham County Library Hosts Dr. Freddie Parker Lecture at Opening of Civil War Photography Exhibit

Program: Civil War Photography Exhibit: Freedom, Sacrifice, and Memory Date: Monday, May 6 Time: 7 p.m. Location: Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro Street Cost: Free and open to the public About: Durham County Library will host the NC Department of Cultural Resources exhibit, Freedom, Sacrifice, and Memory: Civil War Sesquicentennial Photography from May 5-May 29, […]

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