During the month of October, Durham County Library is reaching out to local teens. In honor of Teen Read Week and Durham Reads Together, the library is holding the Great Durham Teen Read Down. This month-long program invites teens in grades 6–12 to come to the library and read down the outstanding fines and fees […]
Durham County Library’s month-long celebration, Durham Reads Together, will kick off this weekend with “Durham Marches Together,” a unity march led by Congressman John Lewis celebrating Durham’s history and progress on civil rights, on Saturday, Oct. 4. The march will start at 9 a.m. at the Main Library and end at the new Durham Civil […]
Event: Friends of the Durham Library Fall Book Sale October 3-5 Date/Time: Friday, October 3, 4 – 7 p.m. (Friends members only—join at the door!) Saturday, October 4, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. (Everyone welcome) Sunday, October 5, 2 – 5 p.m. ($7 Bag Sale in auditorium and garage) Location: Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro […]
In celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Wilderness Act, Durham County Library will show the film Wild by Law at 7 p.m. on Thursday, September 25 at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.
Durham County Library will host a Maker Day from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, September 27 at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St. Participants will be able to learn about 3D printing and can design an object to print.
Durham County Library will host author, environmentalist and social entrepreneur Lyle Estill at 3 p.m. on Sunday, September 21 at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.
Durham County Library hosts Sean McKinney for an evening of clawhammer style Banjo music. The program takes place at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, September 23 at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.
In October, Durham County Library will host its biennial community read program, Durham Reads Together, featuring March: Book One by Congressman John Lewis – a graphic memoir that chronicles Lewis’ struggle for civil and human rights.
Durham County Library and the Friends of the Stanford L. Warren Library will host a celebration of the legacy and leadership of Mrs. Selena Warren Wheeler, Durham County Library’s first African-American professional librarian, at 12 noon on Friday, September 26, at the Stanford L. Warren Library, 1201 Fayetteville St. This special event is free and […]
Durham County Library will host Juline Chevalier, Curator of Education at the Nasher Museum of Art, and Dr. Kristine Stiles, guest curator and France Family Professor of Art, Art History and Visual Studies at Duke University, for a discussion and slide lecture on the exhibition Rauschenberg: Collecting and Connecting. The program takes place at 7 […]