Durham County Library will host author Zelda Lockhart for a reading from her book, Fifth Born II: The Hundredth Turtle, on Thursday, October 15 at 6:30 p.m. at South Regional Library, 4505 S. Alston Ave.
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Come learn what steps you can take to help protect Durham’s trees from cankerworms in your yard and in your community. Cankerworms are the pesky, green worms that fall from trees in the spring and can harm trees by eating newly emerging leaves. To prevent this spring problem you must act during the fall. Trees […]
Durham County Library will host filmmakers Steve Channing and Rebecca Cerese for a screening of their film, A Generation of Change: Bill Friday, Terry Sanford, and North Carolina from 1920s-1972, at 3 p.m. on Sunday, October 11, at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.
Durham County Library will host filmmaker Olympia Stone for a screening of her award-winning film, Curious Worlds: The Art & Imagination of David Beck, at 7 p.m. on Thursday, October 8, at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.
Durham County Library will host a stop on the Digital Bookmobile National Tour from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Tuesday, October 6, at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St. The Digital Bookmobile will showcase the thousands of ebooks and e-audiobooks available at Durham County Library.
Durham County Library will host Dr. Gabriel Rosenberg for a talk on the history of drag at 7 p.m. on Monday, October 5, at the Hayti Heritage Center, 804 Old Fayetteville St. A performance will follow featuring local drag entertainers Vivica C. Coxx, Jazmine Brooks, Spray J and Vivian Vaughn.
Latino Americans: 500 Years of History, produced by the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) and the American Library Association (ALA), is a nationwide public programming initiative that supports the exploration of the rich and varied history and experiences of Latinos, who have helped shape the United States over the last five centuries and who […]
The Friends of the Durham Library will host a Fall Book Sale on October 16-18 at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St., Durham 27701. Twice a year, the Friends present major book sales, offering a wide variety of authors and literary genres via more than 70,000 books, as well as audiobooks, CDs and DVDs. […]
Join us at Main Library on Tuesday, October 6 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. to learn how to get ebooks, e-audiobooks and more from Durham County Library on the Digital Bookmobile! With instructional videos, interactive computer stations and a fully-loaded gadget gallery, readers of all ages will experience new ways to enjoy digital books […]
Durham County Library will take part and celebrate International Read an Ebook Day on September 18, an annual holiday to celebrate and raise awareness for reading on digital devices. In recent years, the popularity of Ebooks has soared and readers are taking advantage of the ebook technology and popular titles available at the library. From […]