Durham County Library, in partnership with the University of North Carolina School of Information and Library Science, will host the 2016 Steinfirst Lecture “Reading (and Writing) from the ‘Wrong Side of the Tracks’” by Matt de la Peña at 3 p.m. on Sunday, March 13 at Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.
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Durham County Library will host a meeting to share progress and gather community input for the new Main Library at 4 p.m. on Friday, March 11, at 300 N. Roxboro St.
Three Durham County Library locations will act as early voting sites for the March 15, 2016 Partisan Primary elections. East, North and South Regional Libraries will be open for early voting from Thursday, March 3 through Saturday, March 12. A full list of all Durham County early voting sites and the schedule is posted below. […]
Durham County Library will host Writing Your Memoir on Friday, March 11, at the Bragtown Library Family Literacy Center, 3200 Dearborn Dr.
Durham County Library will host author Nazeeh Abdul-Hakeem at 7 p.m. on Thursday, March 10, at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.
You may have seen Durham County Library’s shiny new bookmobile, named Destination Literacy, around Durham County. With over 60 stops each month, it will become as familiar on the roads of Durham as our famous food trucks. The new bookmobile holds 3,000 books, but patrons have access to the entire library collection through requests. It […]
Durham County Library will host author Judy Hogan at 3 p.m. on Sunday, March 6, at the South Regional Library, 4505 S. Alston Ave.
This book is really good for reminding you to be true to yourself. Don’t worry so much about what others think about the parts of yourself that make you different. Persephone reminds us that what makes us different makes us beautiful, and those who truly love us will love us despite our differences. Find in […]
I’m trying to catch up on the Chief Inspector Gamache series, and this is number 4 in the series. I’ve been told that it’s essential to read them in order due to rich character development. It’s summertime in sunny Canada, which means it’s a sweltering 80 °F, and there’s murder afoot at a remote resort […]
Even though I don’t have a particular interest in chemistry, this was a very enjoyable read. The author relives his childhood passion for chemistry which he learns about from his uncles and through explorations in his own laboratory. Throughout the book, the reader also catches glimpses of life in England around the time of World […]