Set in Hong Kong during 1953 with flashbacks to WWII, the novel tracks the experience of European ex-pats in an exotic setting. The business day runs from 10 am-4 pm with a 2 hour lunch. However, when the Japanese invade and occupy the island, many of the Europeans find themselves interned. Chinese and Eurasians on […]
Durham County Library will host Chief Curator Trevor Schoonmaker and Curator of Education Jessica Kay Ruhle, both with the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, for a discussion and slide lecture on Open This End: Contemporary Art from the Collection of Blake Byrne at 7 p.m. on Monday, March 30, at the Main Library, […]
Durham County Library will host a recognition ceremony and reception celebrating individuals and organizations that have donated materials to the North Carolina Collection in 2014-15. The reception will be held at 3 p.m. on Sunday, March 29, at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.
Durham County Library will host a discussion on his wife and partner, Mrs. Aurelia Whittington Franklin, at 3 p.m. on Saturday, March 28, at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.
Durham County Library will host scholar Scott Savitt for a discussion, Witnessing Social Protest: COINTELPRO to Tiananmen Square to Occupy Central to Ferguson, at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, March 24, at Stanford L. Warren Library, 1201 Fayetteville Rd.
Durham County Library will host the Second Annual Durham County Storytelling Festival from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 21 at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro Rd.
It’s time again for a Big Library Read! Durham County Library is participating in this global book club where everyone is encouraged to read the same ebook at the same time. The program runs from Tuesday, March 17 through Tuesday, March 31. Shakespeare Saved My Life by Laura Bates is the selection for this edition […]
The Stanford L. Warren Branch Library’s parking lot will be undergoing maintenance from Wednesday, March 18 through Wednesday, April 1. Patrons are asked to park on the street during this time as the cement mix can damage cars. We’ll be updating this post with more information if it becomes necessary. If you have any questions, […]
he Durham County Library Stanford L. Warren Branch parking lot will undergo scheduled maintenance from Wednesday March, 18 through Wednesday, April 1. Patrons are asked to park on the street during this time, as the concrete mix can damage cars. Stanford L. Warren Library is located at 1201 Fayetteville St.
With the increasing popularity of our digital offerings, demand is higher than ever. That’s why we’re excited to announce the increase of checkout limits for our OverDrive and hoopla collections. OverDrive Our primary ebook and e-audiobook service, OverDrive, now has over 10,000 items available for checkout, and we want you to have them! Beginning immediately, […]