Durham County Library Hosts PlayMakers on Private Lives

Durham County Library will host members of the cast from the PlayMakers production of Noel Coward’s Private Lives. The program takes place at 7 p.m. on Monday, January 13 at Southwest Regional Library, 3605 Shannon Rd.

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Durham County Library Panel on South Durham Farmers’ Market

Durham County Library will host a panel discussion with the manager and farmers of the South Durham Farmers’ Market at 3 p.m. on Sunday, January 12 at South Regional Library, 4505 S. Alston Ave.

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New Year, New Device?

December and January typically show a surge in our ebook checkout statistics as people receive new tablets, phones or e-readers for the holidays and get themselves setup with our ebook lending service OverDrive. We have selected thousands of fiction and nonfiction ebooks and e-audiobooks for you to checkout, download and read on your portable device […]

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Durham County Library Hosts Director for Film Screening

Durham County Library will host Rebecca Cerese, producer, writer and director, for a screening of her film, Landscape of the Heart: The Elizabeth Spencer Story, at 3 p.m. on Saturday, January 11 at the Main Library, 300. N. Roxboro St.

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Durham County Library Hosts Program on Duke Homestead and The American Tobacco Company

Durham County Library will host Jennifer Dawn Farley, manager of Duke Homestead State Historic Site, for a presentation and discussion of her new book, Duke Homestead and The American Tobacco Company, at 7 p.m. on Monday, January 6 at the Main Library, 300. N. Roxboro St.

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Durham County Library Stanford L. Warren Branch Closed for Building Repairs

The Stanford L. Warren Branch of Durham County Library will be closed Friday and Saturday, December 13 and 14, for building repairs. The library will reopen on Monday, December 16, with regular hours. For more information about the library, visit durhamcountylibrary.org. The Warren branch is located at 1201 Fayetteville St.

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Stanford L. Warren Branch Closed for Building Repairs

The Stanford L. Warren Branch of Durham County Library will be closed Friday and Saturday, December 13 and 14, for building repairs. The library will reopen on Monday, December 16, with regular hours.

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Durham County Library Hosts Program and Discussion on Freedom Riders

Durham County Library will host Bob Zellner, Freedom Rider and activist, for a screening of selections from the PBS documentary, Freedom Riders at 7 p.m. on Saturday, December 14 at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.

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Call for Book Donations

The Friends of the Durham Library are in need of book donations for the holiday season. “We’re sort of the victims of our own success,” said Jane Goodridge, book sale chair. “We did very well with the Fall Book Sale, and our ongoing satellite sales within the libraries are going so well that we’re actually […]

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Durham County Library Hosts Film Screening and Discussion on Gentrification

Durham County Library will host a screening of My Brooklyn: The Real Story Behind the Gentrification of America’s Hippest City at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, December 17 at Stanford L. Warren Branch Library, 1201 Fayetteville St. The event will conclude with a discussion of Brooklyn’s similarities to Durham.

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