Durham County Library presents a Pauli Murray Program on Harriet Smith at 7 p.m. on Thursday, November 3 at Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St. in downtown Durham. This event is free and open to the public.
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Durham County Library will host Cornelio Campos, noted Mexican-American painter, in a conversation and presentation about his work Sunday, October 30, at 3 p.m. at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro Street. This event is free and open to the public.
Durham County Library presents Sister Cities: Winter Holiday Song Traditions on Sunday, December 4 at 3 p.m. at Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro Street in downtown Durham. This event is free and open to the public.
I know I am in good hands with Barbara Kingsolver. Although The Poisonwood Bible is still my favorite, this book did not disappoint. Millions of migrating monarch butterflies lose their way and end up wintering over on a Tennessee mountain. Dellarobia Turnbow, a disillusioned young farm wife, discovers them and soon scientists, tourists and the […]
Durham County Library presents a conversation about the neuroscience of intoxicating drugs on Tuesday, October 25 at 6:30 p.m. in the first floor auditorium at Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St. in Durham. This program is free and open to the public.
I completely enjoyed this mystery. All of the little story lines tie together nicely. Cormoran Strike is a likeable character because he is so completely flawed. I really liked Robin too. I immediately read the second book in this series and enjoyed it too. Catalog link
I absolutely LOVED this book!! Each character is completely special and I love all of the relationships. I love all the book references and I loved how nerdy everyone was. It’s definitely my favorite book of 2016 thus far. Catalog link
I really loved this book, the first 1 I’ve read by this author. I normally don’t choose short stories, which is what this format seemed like, though the main character was always the same. It was a sad, very emotional and passionate telling of romances and how to mess them up–simply put. I loved the […]
Durham County Library presents a showing of the documentary film Transgender Parents on Tuesday, October 18 at 7 p.m. at Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St. in Durham. The event is free and open to the public.
Durham County Library is hosting Duke University’s FEMMES (Females Excelling More in Math, Engineering, and Science) Connect program presenting a screening of the film Big Dream on Saturday, October 15 at 3 p.m. at Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St. in Durham. The event is free and open to the public. It is especially appropriate […]