168 Hours: You Have More Time Than You Think

Ever feel like you need more than 24 hours in a day? This book helps the reader see that there’s plenty of time, and argues that it’s easy to find those extra hours if you’ll just think of your life in terms of 168 hours a week, rather than 24 hours a day. It’s a […]

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Durham County Library Screens Bending Sticks

Join filmmakers Kenny Dalsheimer and Penelope Maunsell for a showing of the award-winning film Bending Sticks: The Sculpture of Patrick Dougherty. The program takes place at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 1, at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.

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Durham County Library Hosts Photographer José Galvez

Durham County Library will host award-winning photographer José Galvez for a presentation honoring farm workers at 3 p.m. on Sunday, March 30, at the Main Library, 300. N. Roxboro St.

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Learn a New Language with Pronunciator

Durham County Library is excited to announce the launch of Pronunciator, an online language learning program free of charge to DCL card holders. With 80 languages to choose from and ESL courses in 50 languages, Pronunciator is focused on quickly building conversational skills through a combination of interactive online drills, scored quizzes, and downloadable audio […]

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Durham County Library Hosts Author Dr. Susan Schneider

Durham County Library will host Dr. Susan Schneider for a presentation and discussion about her book, The Science of Consequences: How They Affect Genes, Change the Brain, and Impact Our World, at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, March 25, at East Regional Library, 211 Lick Creek Ln.

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Durham County Library Hosts PlayMakers on Assassins

Durham County Library will host members of the cast from the PlayMakers production of Steven Sondheim’s Assassins for a discussion of the play. The program takes place at 7 p.m. on Monday, March 24 at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.

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Durham County Library Presents A Celebration of Storytelling

About: Durham County Library will host a Celebration of Storytelling on Friday, March 21 at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St. Storytelling 101: Telling Your Story! starts at 2 p.m., and the Durham County Storytelling Festival begins at 6:30 p.m.

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Durham County Library Celebrates Creek Week with Presentation on Durham’s Urban Watersheds

Durham County Library will celebrate Creek Week with a presentation on three of Durham’s urban watersheds from Chris Dreps, Bob Healy and Robin Jacobs. The program will be held at 7 p.m. on Thursday, March 20, at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.

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A Lesson in Pride

I became hooked on Jennifer Connors “Lesson” series a couple of years ago. The main character is Ginny, who, upon returning from a not-so-wonderful vacation is in a car accident and wakes in a different time and in the form of another person. Over the series of eight or nine books, Ginny lives the lives […]

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The Man of My Dreams

This book has been lingering on my TBR list for a couple of years now, and I finally picked it up to read in January. I am not a big fan of the paranormal books–I know some readers just love the Vampire stories–so this book was just “okay” for me. That being said, the ending […]

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