Durham County Library will host a reading and discussion by Jill McCorkle at 7 p.m. on Monday, June 8, at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St. McCorkle will read from Life After Life, her first novel in 17 years.
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Durham County Library hosts Cynthia Hill, director and producer, for a screening of the award-winning documentary Private Violence at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, June 2, at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.
Durham County Library will host local author DeMetria Hayes at 3 p.m. on Saturday, May 30, at the South Regional Library, 4505 S. Alston Ave.
Durham County Library hosts authors Katie McCamant and Chuck Durrett for a talk on the cohousing movement at 7 p.m. on Thursday, May 28, at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.
Join the NC Tomato Man, Craig LeHoullier, for a plant swap and give away on Friday, May 22 beginning at 8:30 a.m. in the Main Library parking lot. He will have lots of eggplants, some peppers, and lots and lots of tomato plants! LeHoullier is the author of Epic Tomatoes: How to Select & Grow […]
Durham County Library will host a reading and discussion by young adult author J.J. Johnson at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 14, at East Regional Library, 211 Lick Creek Ln.
Durham County Library is excited to announce that we have added even more digital magazines to our collection via Flipster. This new service is a companion to our existing digital magazine service, Zinio. With Flipster, DCL patrons now have access to popular magazines including People, Time, Ebony, Sports Illustrated, Entertainment Weekly, US Weekly and many […]
Join young adult author, J.J. Johnson on Thursday, May 14 at 6:30 p.m. at East Regional Library as she reads from her teen books and engages attendees in a question and answers session. J.J. Johnson is the author of This Girl is Different, The Theory of Everything, and Believarexic. Refreshments will be provided. For more […]
This was an easy read which I enjoyed for the most past. Daisy’s mother left her at the Union Street Bakery in Alexandria, VA when she was 3 years old and never came back. She was adopted by the owners of the bakery and raised as one of their 3 daughters, but was left with […]
This book appears on so many book club lists that I needed to see what it was about. It toggles between the story of a 1930s orphan and a modern-day foster child. Years ago, Children’s Aid Societies put orphans on a trains and attempted to place them in mid-western farm communities. The children were seen […]