Durham County Library will host the Washington Street Writers Group for a presentation of works by the Black Mountain poets at 3 p.m. on Sunday, July 20, at the Southwest Regional Library, 3605 Shannon Rd.
Durham County Library will host author Catherine W. Bishir for a discussion of her book, Crafting Lives: African American Artisans in New Bern, North Carolina, 1770-1900, at 3 p.m. on Sunday, July 13, at the Southwest Regional Library, 3605 Shannon Rd. A book signing will follow the reading.
Durham County Library will host Garage Band Jam (GBJ) Fridays at 3 p.m. beginning July 11 at the Main Library, 300. N. Roxboro Street. Concerts will be held on the lawn.
Be Book Smart began June 18, and invites customers nationwide to give $3 at any Macy’s register in-store, to help provide a book for a child and get $10 off a purchase of $30 or more. Macy’s will donate 100 percent of every $3 to Reading is Fundamental. The campaign ends July 13.
Durham County Library will present the exhibit Little World, a set of animated, miniature displays, through Saturday, September 20, on the second floor of the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St. The exhibit is part of the Durham County Library art program, which highlights both temporary and permanent art at the library.
Durham County Library will host Dr. Michelle Robinson for a talk on the history of drag at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, July 1, at the Main Library, 300. N. Roxboro St. A performance will follow featuring local drag entertainers Vivica C. Coxx, Spray J., Jazmine Brooks and Vivian Vaughn.
Durham County Library will host author Jennifer Lohmann for a reading from her latest novel, Weekends in Carolina, at 3 p.m. on Sunday, June 29, at the Southwest Regional Library, 3605 Shannon Rd. A book signing will follow the reading.
Durham County Library will host a program on Durham’s first Sister City, Durham, England, at 3 p.m. on Saturday, June 28, at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.
Durham County Library, in conjunction with Northgate Mall and Morehead Planetarium and Science Center, will host a celebration in honor of National Summer Learning Day from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., at the Discovery Nook in the Children’s Alleyway at Northgate Mall, 1058 W. Club Blvd.
Durham County Library will host Breakfast @ Your Library and Lunchtime Adventures every Monday through Friday, June 16 – August 8. Breakfast @ Your Library will be from 9 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. Lunchtime Adventures will be from 12 noon to 1 p.m. Both meals will be served in the auditorium of the Main Library […]