Durham County Library will host an open mic jam session called Books and Blues at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, July 24 at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St. Participants are encouraged to bring a book if they want to read or an instrument if they want to play and experience some live blues.
Join author Zelda Lockhart as she teaches a creative writing workshop for teens. Particiapnts will have the opportunity to create and publish a “chap book” and share their work. Light refreshments will be served. Pre-registration is required. Participants must be between 12 and 17 years old. Tuesday, August 13, 1:30 – 2:30 p.m., Main Library […]
Durham County has an opportunity to participate in a groundbreaking 20-30 year study to help understand the causes of cancer – and ultimately to eradicate it – and Durham County Library will play a major role. The American Cancer Society has selected the Main Library as one of four Durham and Orange County enrollment sites […]
Durham County Library will host local author Alice Wisler, as she provides tips on writing as a way of healing sorrow and pain. Wisler will share from her new book, Getting Out of Bed in the Morning: Reflections of Comfort in Heartache (Leafwood Publishers).
Durham County Library will host the first of a new monthly series, Dungeons & Dragons in the Library, at 2 p.m. on Saturday, July 27, at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.
Durham County Library will host filmmaker Rodrigo Dorfman for a screening of his documentary film One Night in Kernersville. Set in the legendary recording studio of Mitch Easter, the film tells the story of musician and band leader John Brown, an associate professor of music at Duke University, who is about to live out his lifelong dream: making a big band jazz recording.
Durham County Library will host award-winning author and 2013 Piedmont Laureate for Children’s Literature, John Claude Bemis, at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 25, at the East Regional Library, 211 Lick Creek Lane.
Durham County Library will host a viewing of A Ripple of Hope, a documentary that dramatically retells the events of April 4, 1968, the day that Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was assassinated outside a Memphis hotel room.
Durham County Library will host an open house at East Regional Library on Saturday, July 20 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. East Regional Library is located at 211 Lick Creek Lane.
You are invited to an open house celebration at East Regional Library (211 Lick Creek Lane) on Saturday, July 20 from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Meet East’s new manager, Anita Hasty-Speed, and sample the programs and events available at the library. Refreshments will be served. Check out the schedule below for all the day’s […]