Library Closing Early on Tuesday, January 21

Due to the inclement weather, Durham County Library will close at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, January 21. A decision about a possible delayed opening on Wednesday will be made in the morning. Please check the Durham County Library website or call 919-560-0169 for updates.

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Durham County Library Hosts The Pintester

Durham County Library will host Sonja Foust in a discussion of her blog, Pintester, at 3 p.m. on Saturday, January 25 at Southwest Regional Library, 3605 Shannon Rd.

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Durham County Library Hosts The Links, Inc. Forum on Violence Prevention

Durham County Library will host the Durham and Triangle Park Chapters of The Links, Inc. as they present interactive discussions for adults and adolescents on violence prevention in our community Saturday, January 25 at 12 noon at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.

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Durham County Library Hosts Amour et Chocolat Series Author Laura Florand

Durham County Library will host award-winning author Laura Florand for a reading from her new book, The Chocolate Heart, at 3 p.m. on Sunday, January 19 at the Southwest Regional Library, 3605 Shannon Rd.

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Durham County Library Hosts Program on Dr. King’s Poor People’s March

In preparation for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Durham County Library will host Dr. Gordon R. Mantler for a presentation and discussion of his book, Power to the Poor: Black-Brown Coalition and the Fight for Economic Justice, 1960-1974, at 3 p.m. on Saturday, January 18 at the Main Library, 300. N. Roxboro St. A book signing will follow the reading

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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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