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Hungry Caterpillar Scavenger Hunt

Monday, November 20, 2017 • 12:00am - 11:59pm

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.)

Oh no, there's a VERY hungry caterpillar in the library? He needs help finding food so he can become a beautiful butterfly? Come to the Children's Information Desk to get started.

Ages: Kindergarten, Elementary School

Music Makers

Monday, November 20, 2017 • 9:15am - 10:00am

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Children's Programming Room)

Enjoy this very popular program which includes songs, puppets and parachute play. Up to age 5.

Ages: Kindergarten, Baby

Baby & Me Lapsit

Monday, November 20, 2017 • 10:30am - 11:00am

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Enjoy a special storytime with your baby; songs, fingerplays, stories and music.For babies up to 23 months old.

Ages: Baby

Magical Mondays Storytime

Monday, November 20, 2017 • 10:30am - 11:15am

Bragtown Library Family Literacy Center

Stop by for a morning of magical stories!

Ages: Pre-School

Toddler Rhymetime

Monday, November 20, 2017 • 10:30am - 11:00am

South Regional Library (S. Alston Ave.) (South - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Join us for songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and lots of interactive fun perfect for toddlers!

Ages: Toddler

Baby & Me Lapsit

Monday, November 20, 2017 • 11:15am - 11:45am

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Children's Programming Room)

Enjoy songs, stories, music and bubbles! For babies up to age 23 months, and their caregivers.

Ages: Baby

Family Yoga (canceled)

Monday, November 20, 2017 • 1:30pm - 2:30pm

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.)

This yoga class welcomes all bodies and all levels of experience. Wedesigned this time to practice yoga together in an acceptingnon-judgmental atmosphere.Children are welcome.Please bring your own mats. No registration is required.

Ages: Teen, Elementary School, Adult

Tutoring and Homework Help

Monday, November 20, 2017 • 4:00pm - 8:00pm

MakerLab @ Northgate

Tutoring and Homework Help is an application based program for students in grades PreK-5th Grade. Each week, students meet with a tutor for an hour for one on one assistance in reading, writing and/or math. If you would like an application for your child, please contact Faith Burns at fburns@dconc.gov or Monica Belford at mbelford@dconc.gov. Teens, if you would like to volunteer as a tutor, contact Faith!

Ages: Pre-School, Kindergarten, Elementary School

Homework Help @Your Library

Monday, November 20, 2017 • 4:00pm - 5:30pm

South Regional Library (S. Alston Ave.) (South - Children's Programming Room)

Free homework help for grades 3-6 will be provided. Tutor will rotate between up to 3 students providing guidance and assistance with homework assignments, units of study and concepts. Registration is required.

Ages: Elementary School

Registration required

Kids Crafts

Monday, November 20, 2017 • 4:00pm - 4:30pm

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Children's Programming Room)

Do you love art time? Come join Miss Ruth for Kids Crafts, every other Monday from 4:00-4:30. For ages 5-7. Registration Required!

Ages: Kindergarten, Elementary School

Registration required

Knitting for Kids

Monday, November 20, 2017 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm

North Regional Library (North - Children's Programming Room)

Kids will join Mrs. Cecilia for this program designed to teach and enhance knitting for kids. Materials will be provided.

Ages: Tweens: 9-12 Year Olds, Elementary School

NaNoWriMo Write In

Monday, November 20, 2017 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm

North Regional Library (North - Tutoring/Study Room #1)

Always wanted to write a novel but never had the time? National Novel Writing Month is for you! Bring your laptop, paper, pencils, or tablets and join a great community for writing and commiserating. Snacks and encouragement will be provided.

Ages: Teen, Elementary School, Adult

Hungry Caterpillar Scavenger Hunt

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 • 12:00am - 11:59pm

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.)

Oh no, there's a VERY hungry caterpillar in the library? He needs help finding food so he can become a beautiful butterfly? Come to the Children's Information Desk to get started.

Ages: Kindergarten, Elementary School

Baby & Me Lapsit

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 • 9:45am - 10:00am

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Stories and songs with Miss Allie for babies 0-24 months and their grownups.

Ages: Baby

Baby Bookworms

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 • 10:00am - 10:20am

East Regional Library (East - Children's Programming Room)

Parents and their infants can enjoy this lapsit-style storytime program filled with fingerplays and stories focusing on early literacy. Come meet other new parents in the area while you spend time with your little one.

Ages: Baby

Baby & Me Lapsit

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 • 10:30am - 10:45am

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Stories and songs with Miss Allie for babies 0-24 and their grownups.

Ages: Baby

Toddler Tales

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 • 10:30am - 11:15am

East Regional Library (East - Children's Programming Room)

At this storytime, walkers to 3 years olds and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and finger plays, and spend time with other little ones.

Ages: Toddler, Baby

Preschool Storytime

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 • 10:30am - 11:00am

South Regional Library (S. Alston Ave.) (South - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Join us for books, songs, activities, and crafts perfect for your preschooler! From September 5 through November 28!

Ages: Pre-School

American Girl: Felicity 1774

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 • 4:15pm - 5:00pm

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Children's Programming Room)

Join Miss Allie as we explore an American Girl each month and learn about her customs, culture, and the world in which she grew up. Each meeting will include a story about the featured American Girl and a fun activity. Ages 6-12 years.

Ages: Tweens: 9-12 Year Olds, Elementary School

Registration required

Pajama Storytime

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 • 6:30pm - 7:00pm

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Children's Programming Room)

Join Ms. Olivia for bedtime stories, songs and family fun on most Tuesday nights. Pajamas and stuffed animals are encouraged.

Ages: Pre-School, Kindergarten, Elementary School

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Thanksgiving Puzzles in the Teen Room

Monday, November 20, 2017 • 12:00am - 11:59pm

East Regional Library (East - Teen Area)

How much do you really know about Thanksgiving? Test your knowledge in the Teen Room! Right answers are awarded prizes--see the Information Desk.

Ages: Tweens: 9-12 Year Olds, Teen

Family Yoga (canceled)

Monday, November 20, 2017 • 1:30pm - 2:30pm

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.)

This yoga class welcomes all bodies and all levels of experience. Wedesigned this time to practice yoga together in an acceptingnon-judgmental atmosphere.Children are welcome.Please bring your own mats. No registration is required.

Ages: Teen, Elementary School, Adult

Movie Monday

Monday, November 20, 2017 • 3:00pm - 5:00pm

North Regional Library (North - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Come watch a teen-approved movie and have some popcorn! Suggestions for movies are always welcomed in advance.

Ages: Teen

Tween Game Day

Monday, November 20, 2017 • 3:30pm - 4:30pm

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Get your game face on--at the library! Join us for multiplayer Xbox or Wii U games, or play classic board games. Snacks will be provided! For tweens, grades 4-8!

Ages: Tweens: 9-12 Year Olds, Teen

Artemis - Spaceship Bridge Simulator

Monday, November 20, 2017 • 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Children's Programming Room)

Are you ready to explore strange new worlds, seek out new life and new civilizations, and boldly go where no man has gone before?

Ages: Senior Citizen, High School, Adult

Registration required

NaNoWriMo Write In

Monday, November 20, 2017 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm

North Regional Library (North - Tutoring/Study Room #1)

Always wanted to write a novel but never had the time? National Novel Writing Month is for you! Bring your laptop, paper, pencils, or tablets and join a great community for writing and commiserating. Snacks and encouragement will be provided.

Ages: Teen, Elementary School, Adult

Knitting for Kids

Monday, November 20, 2017 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm

North Regional Library (North - Children's Programming Room)

Kids will join Mrs. Cecilia for this program designed to teach and enhance knitting for kids. Materials will be provided.

Ages: Tweens: 9-12 Year Olds, Elementary School

Art Club

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 • 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Stanford L. Warren Branch Library (SLW - Meeting Room - Side 2)

Ages: Tweens: 9-12 Year Olds, Teen, High School

Peer Tutoring

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 • 4:00pm - 6:00pm

North Regional Library (North - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Join the Teen Service Corp and tutor local elementary students. This is a great way to get experience tutoring, help build your community, and meet new people. Plus, it's a lot of fun! See Desiree Peterson or visit the Information Desk to fill out a tutor application.

Ages: Teen

American Girl: Felicity 1774

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 • 4:15pm - 5:00pm

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Children's Programming Room)

Join Miss Allie as we explore an American Girl each month and learn about her customs, culture, and the world in which she grew up. Each meeting will include a story about the featured American Girl and a fun activity. Ages 6-12 years.

Ages: Tweens: 9-12 Year Olds, Elementary School

Registration required

Teen Book Club & Pizza

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 • 4:30pm - 5:30pm

East Regional Library (East - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Join our teen book club to discuss your favorite reads and enjoy a slice of pizza!

Ages: Teen

High School Game Night

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 • 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Get your game face on--at the library! Join us for multiplayer Xbox or Wii U games, or play classic board games. Snacks will be provided! For teens, grades 9-12!

Ages: Teen, High School

Teen Game Night

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 • 7:30pm - 8:30pm

South Regional Library (S. Alston Ave.) (South - Children's Programming Room)

Join us for a night of snacks and friendly competition!

Ages: Teen, Middle School, High School

Registration required

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Knitting Club: The A.M. Edition

Monday, November 20, 2017 • 9:00am - 11:00am

North Regional Library (North - Tutoring/Study Room #1)

Do you enjoy knitting? Join the knitting club! Bring a pair of size 8 bamboo needles and a skein of light-colored worsted weight yarn. New members of all experience levels welcome.

Ages: Senior Citizen, Adult

Your Life Is A Work of Art: A Poetry Writing Workshop (registration is closed)

Monday, November 20, 2017 • 11:30am - 1:00pm

Bragtown Library Family Literacy Center

If you could write poetry about your life, what would it sound like? What form would it take? Celebrate the poetic form, draw from your unique life experienced, and turn your own life into poetry. Connect with a writing community in a supportive but challenging workshop setting. This class is for anyone who writes or wants to write poetry. Please bring a bound journal, spiral notebook, computer, or iPad for in-class exercises. *Series will be held on every Monday: November 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th, and December 4th, and 11th*

Ages: Senior Citizen, Adult

Mahjong at North Regional

Monday, November 20, 2017 • 12:30pm - 4:30pm

North Regional Library (North - Tutoring/Study Room #1)

Ages: Senior Citizen, Adult

Family Yoga (canceled)

Monday, November 20, 2017 • 1:30pm - 2:30pm

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.)

This yoga class welcomes all bodies and all levels of experience. Wedesigned this time to practice yoga together in an acceptingnon-judgmental atmosphere.Children are welcome.Please bring your own mats. No registration is required.

Ages: Teen, Elementary School, Adult

A Taste of Pumpkin

Monday, November 20, 2017 • 6:00pm - 8:00pm

North Regional Library (North - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Makeand bring yourfavorite pumpkinrecipe dishto share. We will beserving ""Pumpkin Punch"" for you to enjoy while sampling other recipes.

Ages: Adult

Registration required

Down South Shuffle

Monday, November 20, 2017 • 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Need an excuse to get moving and get fit? Join Down South Shuffle for some line dancing and get some exercise. Down South Shuffle is open to all levels of dancers. Come for the first hour and practice your basic steps. Stay for the last half-hour to learn some advanced moves.

Ages: Adult

ESOL Classes (English Learning/ Clases de Ingles)

Monday, November 20, 2017 • 6:30pm - 8:30pm

South Regional Library (S. Alston Ave.) (South - Tutoring/Study Room #1)

Fall semester English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) classes are sponsored by the DCL and Durham Literacy Center. Registration and placement exam is on Monday, Sept. 18. For more information, contact Durham Literacy Center at (919) 489-8383.

Ages: Adult

Mah Jongg

Monday, November 20, 2017 • 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #2 - Room 120)

Come test out your mah jongg skills with players of all skill level. Be sure to bring your tiles and cards.

Ages: Adult

Artemis - Spaceship Bridge Simulator

Monday, November 20, 2017 • 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Children's Programming Room)

Are you ready to explore strange new worlds, seek out new life and new civilizations, and boldly go where no man has gone before?

Ages: Senior Citizen, High School, Adult

Registration required

Heartfulness Meditation

Monday, November 20, 2017 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm

South Regional Library (S. Alston Ave.) (South - Children's Programming Room)

Heartfulness meditation is a simple practice of meditation on the heart. These sessions include practical and effective relaxation techniques and guided meditation conducted by a certified meditation instructor.

Ages: Senior Citizen, Adult

NaNoWriMo Write In

Monday, November 20, 2017 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm

North Regional Library (North - Tutoring/Study Room #1)

Always wanted to write a novel but never had the time? National Novel Writing Month is for you! Bring your laptop, paper, pencils, or tablets and join a great community for writing and commiserating. Snacks and encouragement will be provided.

Ages: Teen, Elementary School, Adult

Email Basics

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 • 9:30am - 11:30am

Bragtown Library Family Literacy Center

Learn the basics of using your email account.

Ages: Senior Citizen, Adult

Registration required

Chair Yoga

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 • 10:00am - 11:00am

Stanford L. Warren Branch Library (SLW - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Come join the fun! Chair Yoga is a gentle stretching class. It is open to everyone, but is especially geared towards the senior community. We will do many seated and some standing postures,working with balance, strength, and breathing. This is a lively, engaging class where we learn from each other. All levels of fitness are welcome.

Ages: Senior Citizen

One & Only Over 50 Crowd

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 • 10:00am - 12:00pm

East Regional Library (East - Meeting Room - Full Room)

Join our lively Over 50 Crowd for stimulating conversation and socializing every Tuesday morning!

Ages: Senior Citizen

Computer Basics

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 • 10:00am - 11:30am

East Regional Library (East - Tutoring/Study Room #2)

Computer Basics--If your computer skills are rusty or non-existent or if you've just started using a computer, this is the class for you.

Ages: Adult

Registration required

High Intermediate-Advanced ESOL

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 • 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #2 - Room 120)

The Durham Literacy Center is providing ESOL classes for students who are considered High Intermediate to Advanced. Classes will be held Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., September 7 through December 12. To register, you must attend the first session on September 7.

Ages: Adult

Zumba

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 • 6:00pm - 7:00pm

South Regional Library (S. Alston Ave.) (South - Children's Programming Room)

Come join us for Zumba with licensed Zumba instructor Janet Levy!

Ages: Adult

Registration required

Come Write-In (NaNoWriMo)

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 • 6:30pm - 8:30pm

East Regional Library (East - Tutoring/Study Room #1)

Come-Write In! This is an official regional write-in for NaNoRDU, so come join us to hammer away at your daily wordcount!

Ages: Adult

Crochet Club: Evening

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 • 6:30pm - 8:00pm

North Regional Library (North - Tutoring/Study Room #1)

Get hooked on crochet with your neighbors at the Crochet Club. Learn new stitches while you participate in making items to donate to meet local needs. New members of all experience levels welcome.

Ages: Senior Citizen, Adult

Honeybee Quilters

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 • 6:30pm - 8:00pm

East Regional Library (East - Children's Programming Room)

Join this welcoming Quilting Bee for fun, and get your crafting projects done at the same time!

Ages: Adult

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