Durham County Library will host Safiya Johnson of the Good Times Traveling Theatre for an original play, In the Shadow of the Baobab Tree: Folktales from Around the World, at 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 7, at the Stanford L. Warren Branch Library, 1201 Fayetteville St.
Durham County Library will host The Joy of Censorship, a presentation by MAD Magazine’s senior editor Joe Raiola, at 7 p.m. on Sunday, May 4, at Motorco Music Hall, 723 Rigsbee Ave.
Durham County Library will host Dr. Evelyn Wicker for a reading and discussion from her book, Voices: Lincoln Hospital School of Nursing, Durham, North Carolina, 1903, at 3 p.m. on Sunday, May 4, at the Main Library, 300. N. Roxboro St.
Durham County Library will host spiritual writer Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove for a reading from his new book, Strangers at My Door: A True Story of Finding Jesus in Unexpected Guests, at 3 p.m. on Saturday, May 3, at the Main Library, 300. N. Roxboro St.
Durham County Library will host Dr. William Chafe for a reading and discussion of his book, Bill and Hillary, at 7 p.m. on Thursday, May 1 at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.
This book was recommended by a friend last year and I’ll have to recommend it to all my reading friends now that I’ve read it. What a fantastic read! It’s an adventure story set in World War II told through written confessions and official reports. The main characters are young women involved in the war […]
I did not know anything about The Ocean at the End of the Lane, or Neil Gaiman, when I started reading this novel, other than some friends highly recommended it. So when the story took a turn toward the fantastical, I almost put it down. Is it possible Mr. Gaiman anticipated this? Because just as […]
The book was very well researched from what I could tell. I was really impressed with the depth of the characters. The McKotch family is extremely complicated and I thought the author did a really nice job of uncovering each family member’s “dark past”. I was really glad to see resolution for the family and […]
NEW! Visit the Digging Durham website at diggingdurham.org. The new Digging Durham Seed Library launches on Wednesday, April 23 at Main, South Regional and Southwest Regional Libraries. Library patrons will be able to “check out” seeds and then “return” harvested seeds once the growing season is complete. Seed varieties include tomatoes, peppers, beans and many […]
Join Durham County Library and Durham Arts Council for these teen workshops. Registration is required. Animation Workshops Monday, May 5, 4:30 – 5:30 p.m. @ East Regional Monday, May 5, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. @ Main Library Build your visual vocabulary and sharpen eye-hand coordination and drawing skills while creating characters and fantasy creatures found […]