Durham County Library has won the American Library Association John Cotton Dana Library Public Relations Awards for the 2014 community reads program, Durham Reads Together featuring March: Book One by Congressman John Lewis. Considered to be ALA’s most prestigious award, the John Cotton Dana Award, provided in conjunction with the H. W. Wilson Foundation and […]
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We’re excited to announce the launch of IndieFlix for Libraries, a premier online streaming service provider of award-winning independent films, shorts and documentaries from around the world. All DCL library card holders have unlimited access to thousands of streaming film-festival hits, including the best of Sundance, Cannes, Tribeca, and more. IndieFlix is available on Apple®, […]
Durham County Library hosts poets Betty Adcock, Jaki Shelton Green and Shelby Stephenson – the three most recent inductees into the NC Literary Hall of Fame – at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, May 5, at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.
Durham County Library presents a reading and discussion of Sarah Thuesen’s book, Greater Than Equal: African American Struggles for Schools and Citizenship in North Carolina, 1919-1965, at 3 p.m. on Sunday, May 3, at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.
Durham County Library and the Durham Chapter of the Links, Inc. will host a program on ending violence against women and children at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 2, at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.
Durham County Library will host author Scott Ellsworth for a reading from his book The Secret Game: A Basketball Story in Black and White, at 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 25, at the Hayti Heritage Center, 804 Old Fayetteville St. A book signing will follow the reading.
Ver en Español (PDF) Come out to the library for the annual Día de los Niños/Día de los Libros (Day of the Children/Day of the Books) Celebration from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, May 2. A range of events are planned at six library locations. Día de los Niños/Día de los Libros is […]
Durham County Library will host the annual Día de los Niños/Día de los Libros (Day of the Children/Day of the Books) Celebration from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, May 2. A range of events are planned at six library locations.
Durham County Library will host comedian Stephen Smith in celebration of National Humor Month at 6 p.m. on Monday, Apr. 27, at Stanford L. Warren, 1201 Fayetteville St. Smith is a native of Fayetteville, NC, now living in Durham. He has performed in venues across the country, sharing the stage with acts including Rickey Smiley, […]
Durham County Library and the Durham Arts Council will host Teen Workshop Series focused on Manga/Anime and Chainmaille Jewelry beginning Monday, April 20 at various locations and times.