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Cankerworm Workshops

Come learn what steps you can take to help protect Durham’s trees from cankerworms in your yard and in your community. Cankerworms are the pesky, green worms that fall from trees in the spring and can harm trees by eating newly emerging leaves. To prevent this spring problem you must act during the fall. Trees […]

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Latino Americans: 500 Years of History

Latino Americans: 500 Years of History, produced by the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) and the American Library Association (ALA), is a nationwide public programming initiative that supports the exploration of the rich and varied history and experiences of Latinos, who have helped shape the United States over the last five centuries and who […]

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Fall Book Sale October 16-18

The Friends of the Durham Library will host a Fall Book Sale on October 16-18 at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St., Durham 27701. Twice a year, the Friends present major book sales, offering a wide variety of authors and literary genres via more than 70,000 books, as well as audiobooks, CDs and DVDs. […]

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Digital Bookmobile to Visit Main Library

Join us at Main Library on Tuesday, October 6 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. to learn how to get ebooks, e-audiobooks and more from Durham County Library on the Digital Bookmobile! With instructional videos, interactive computer stations and a fully-loaded gadget gallery, readers of all ages will experience new ways to enjoy digital books […]

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Read an Ebook Day Coming Sept. 18

Durham County Library will take part and celebrate International Read an Ebook Day on September 18, an annual holiday to celebrate and raise awareness for reading on digital devices. In recent years, the popularity of Ebooks has soared and readers are taking advantage of the ebook technology and popular titles available at the library. From […]

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