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Durham County Library Celebrates 2016 Olympic Games With 3-Time Olympic Coach Al Buehler

Program: Celebrate 2016 Olympic Games With 3-Time Olympic Coach Al Buehler
Date: Monday, Aug. 22
Time: 6 p.m.
Location: Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.
Cost: Free and open to the public

About: Durham County Library is celebrating the 2016 Olympic Games with 3-time Olympic coach, Al Buehler. Enjoy a free screening of the film Starting at the Finish Line: The Coach Buehler Story at 6 p.m. on Monday, August 22 in the auditorium at Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.

This teen program is open to people of all ages—families, students, coaches, athletes and others. Doors open at 6 p.m. Enjoy free special edition Olympic donuts from Monuts and popcorn while watching the film, which starts at 6:30 p.m. The film is produced and narrated by NBA All-Star Grant Hill. Coach Al Buehler, namesake of “Buehler Trail,” is one of Durham’s living legends. Coach K says, “Coach Buehler defined the word ‘Coach.’ He set a standard for all of us to follow.” After the film screening, at 7:30 p.m., there will be a question and answer session along with a book and film signing with Coach Buehler and filmmaker Amy Unell. To see the trailer and film press kit, visit

For more information about the event, call 919-560-0122 or visit

Durham County Library encourages Discovery, connects the Community and leads in Literacy. As a department of Durham County Government, the library furthers Goal 1 of the county’s Strategic Plan by enhancing cultural, educational and creative opportunities. For more information about the library, visit

Contact: Matthew Clobridge
919-560-0128 or


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