I liked the concept of this book, but I wasn’t a big fan of the writing style. I know the author is an M.D., but he came across as a “Dr. Oz” to me — an MD that takes liberties in speaking about areas that he may not have data or research to back it […]
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This SciFi coming of age story follows Todd Hewitt, a boy about to become 13. The afternoon finds him like any other tween-about-to-be-a-teen, unhappy with where he is and desperate to be grown. Before nightfall he’s running away from everything he knows, the protection he didn’t know he needed, and more lies than he can […]
Join us on Monday, August 24 at Main Library from 5:30 – 7 p.m. to learn how to harvest and preserve seeds from your garden at a Seed Saving Workshop. You’ll also learn about Durham County Library’s Digging Durham Seed Library and be able to checkout some of the first batches of fall seeds. This […]
We would like to send a huge thank you to everyone who participated in this year’s Summer Reading program. This year, we had over 6,000 Summer Reading participants — our most ever! We also surpassed last year’s points total of 2.1 million with over 2.5 million points earned this year. We’re already thinking about how […]
Durham County Library will host spoken-word performers Dasan Ahanu and Tai Allen for Rhythm, Rhyme and Revolution: The Art in Getting Free!, an interactive workshop for young adults and teens at 6 p.m. on Monday, August 24, at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.
Durham County Library will host Dasan Ahanu and Tai Allen for a performance of The Originals: Gil Scott-Heron and Oscar Brown at 3 p.m. on Sunday, August 23, at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.
Durham County Library will host a Back-to-School Bash at 3 p.m. on Friday, August 14, at the Bragtown Library Family Literacy Center, 3200 Dearborn Dr.
Celebrate the end of summer with a Back-to-School Bash at 3 p.m. on Friday, August 14, at the Bragtown Library Family Literacy Center, 3200 Dearborn Dr. The program will feature juggling, Indian dance, music, food, games and educational activities. See you there! For more information, contact DeLois Cue at 919-560-0210.
Durham County Library will host Dr. Walter Weare for a discussion about artificial photosynthesis at 3 p.m. on Sunday, August 16, at the South Regional Library, 4505 S. Alston Ave.
Durham County Library will be installing new PA systems at both East and North Regional libraries. East Regional Library, 211 Lick Creek Lane, will be closed to the public on Friday, August 14, and North Regional Library, 221 Milton Road, will be closed to the public on Friday, August 21 due to the installation.