Durham County Library will host author Trish Foxwell for a presentation from her latest book, A Visitor’s Guide to the Literary South, at 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 7, at Southwest Regional Library, 3605 Shannon Rd.
As part of Durham County Library’s Digging Durham Seed Library, Craig LeHoullier, aka the Tomato Man, will be giving away tomato plants (including heirlooms and dwarfs), eggplant and pepper plants on Friday, May 30, at 8 a.m. in the Main Library parking lot. LeHoullier will also share stories about how he acquired the seeds to grow the plants and his seed saving efforts. Limit: 3 plants per family. The Main Library is located at 300 N. Roxboro St.
Durham County Library will host the Impromptu Players for a performance at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, June 3, at the South Regional Library, 4505 S. Alston Rd.
Durham County Library will host Jodee Nimerichter, Allen Roses, Arthur Rogers and Gaspard Louis for a discussion on the American Dance Festival at 7 p.m. on Monday, June 2 at the Main Library, 300. N. Roxboro Street.
Durham County Library will screen the documentary Bully at 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 31, at the Main Library. Nick Popio, a local advocate for bullying prevention, will lead a discussion following the film.
Durham County Library will host author Philip Gerard for a reading from his latest book, Down the Wild Cape Fear, at 3 p.m. on Sunday, May 18, at the Main Library, 300. N. Roxboro St.
Durham County Library will host a reception for the Literacy Through Photography exhibition at 3 p.m. on Saturday, May 17, at the Main Library, 300. N. Roxboro St. Dr. Katie Hyde, Visual Education and Documentary Arts Fellow at the Center for Documentary Studies, and teachers and students from the School for Creative Studies will give a presentation on the project.
Durham County Library will host Dr. Sarah Sharma for a reading from her book, In the Meantime: Temporality and Cultural Politics, at 7 p.m. on Monday, May 12, at the Main Library, 300. N. Roxboro St.
Durham County Library will host Safiya Johnson of the Good Times Traveling Theatre for an original play, In the Shadow of the Baobab Tree: Folktales from Around the World, at 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 7, at the Stanford L. Warren Branch Library, 1201 Fayetteville St.
Durham County Library will host The Joy of Censorship, a presentation by MAD Magazine’s senior editor Joe Raiola, at 7 p.m. on Sunday, May 4, at Motorco Music Hall, 723 Rigsbee Ave.