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Durham County Library Hosts PlayMakers on Private Lives

Durham County Library will host members of the cast from the PlayMakers production of Noel Coward’s Private Lives. The program takes place at 7 p.m. on Monday, January 13 at Southwest Regional Library, 3605 Shannon Rd.

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Durham County Library Panel on South Durham Farmers’ Market

Durham County Library will host a panel discussion with the manager and farmers of the South Durham Farmers’ Market at 3 p.m. on Sunday, January 12 at South Regional Library, 4505 S. Alston Ave.

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Durham County Library Hosts Director for Film Screening

Durham County Library will host Rebecca Cerese, producer, writer and director, for a screening of her film, Landscape of the Heart: The Elizabeth Spencer Story, at 3 p.m. on Saturday, January 11 at the Main Library, 300. N. Roxboro St.

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Durham County Library Hosts Program on Duke Homestead and The American Tobacco Company

Durham County Library will host Jennifer Dawn Farley, manager of Duke Homestead State Historic Site, for a presentation and discussion of her new book, Duke Homestead and The American Tobacco Company, at 7 p.m. on Monday, January 6 at the Main Library, 300. N. Roxboro St.

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Durham County Library Hosts Program and Discussion on Freedom Riders

Durham County Library will host Bob Zellner, Freedom Rider and activist, for a screening of selections from the PBS documentary, Freedom Riders at 7 p.m. on Saturday, December 14 at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.

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Durham County Library Presents a Klezmer Concert

Durham County Library will host an afternoon of high-energy klezmer music with the band Freylach Time! at 3 p.m. on Sunday, December 15 at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St. Band member Riki Friedman will give a short talk on the history of klezmer music prior to the concert.

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Durham County Library Hosts Slow Money NC Co-Founder and Author

Durham County Library will host Carol Peppe Hewitt for a reading and discussion of her book, Financing Our Foodshed: Growing Local Food with Slow Money, at 3 p.m. on Saturday, December 14 at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.

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Durham County Library Hosts Artist Marjorie Brown Pierson

Durham County Library will host fine art photographer Marjorie Brown Pierson on Thursday, December 12, at 7 p.m. at Southwest Regional Library, 3605 Shannon Rd. Pierson will discuss her work capturing coastal North Carolina landscapes and will sign copies of her book, Struck by Nature: Photographs of Bald Head Island.

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Durham County Library Hosts Talk on Malcolm X and Student Organizing in Durham

Durham County Library will host Dr. Richard Benson II for a reading and discussion of his new book, Fighting for Our Place in the Sun: Malcolm X and the Radicalization of the Black Student Movement 1960-1973 at 3 p.m. on Sunday, December 8 at the Hayti Heritage Center, 804 Old Fayetteville St.

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Durham County Library Hosts Farm Fresh and Fatal Author, Judy Hogan

Durham County Library will host local author Judy Hogan for a reading from her second Penny Weaver mystery novel: Farm Fresh and Fatal. The reading will take place at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, December 3 at South Regional Library, 4505 S. Alston Ave.

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