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Fall in Love with Books Scavenger Hunt

Monday, October 21, 2019 • All day

South Regional Library (S. Alston Ave.)

Scavenger Hunt For the month of October

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Elementary School

Music Makers - Interactive program with songs and music.

Monday, October 21, 2019 • 9:15am - 10:00am

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

Enjoy this interactive music program. We sing songs, march to the beat and have parachute play. When time allows we end with a book. For children up to age 5.

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Baby

Sensory Storytime

Monday, October 21, 2019 • 10:30am - 11:30am

Stanford L. Warren Branch Library

Join us for a special storytime geared to the senses! We will share a variety of stories, movies, puzzles, crafts and sensory-related items every Monday!

Ages: Intergenerational, Adult

Registration required

Pre-School Story Time!

Monday, October 21, 2019 • 10:30am - 11:00am

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

Join us for songs, stories, rhymes, and a craft perfect for preschoolers.

Ages: Pre-School

Baby Bookworms (Storytime)

Monday, October 21, 2019 • 10:30am - 11:00am

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. Intended age: Babies who are not yet walking/0-18 mths

Ages: Baby

Lapsit Storytime - A storytime for baby!

Monday, October 21, 2019 • 10:30am - 11:00am

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

A storytime just for baby with simple songs, stories and bubbles! Well behaved siblings are welcome.

Ages: Baby

Crafts for Kids

Monday, October 21, 2019 • 10:30am - 11:00am

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

Weekly Monday 10:30am crafts program. Expect to create toys, paintings, and other little masterpieces. Appropriate for varied ages!

Ages: Pre-School, Kindergarten

Lapsit Storytime--a storytime for baby and you!

Monday, October 21, 2019 • 11:15am - 11:45am

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

Enjoy a storytime just for baby. Program includes songs, books, fingerplays, music time and bubbles!

Ages: Baby

Family Yoga

Monday, October 21, 2019 • 1:30pm - 2:30pm

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

This yoga class welcomes all bodies and all levels of experience.

Ages: Senior Citizen, Pre-School, Intergenerational, Elementary School, Adult

Grade School Masterminds

Monday, October 21, 2019 • 4:30pm - 5:15pm

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

Grade School Masterminds meets every Monday at 4:30pm to offer after-school fun and educational programming. All K-5 students, siblings, and families welcome!

Ages: Elementary School

Peer Tutoring

Monday, October 21, 2019 • 5:00pm - 7:00pm

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

Where teens make the difference in the education of elementary students.

Ages: Teen, High School, Elementary School

Family Bingo

Monday, October 21, 2019 • 6:00pm - 7:00pm

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

Family Bingo with Prizes

Ages: Middle School, Elementary School, Adult

Registration required

Fall in Love with Books Scavenger Hunt

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 • All day

South Regional Library (S. Alston Ave.)

Scavenger Hunt For the month of October

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Elementary School

Baby & Me Lapsit

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 • 9:45am - 10:15am

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

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

Ages: Baby

Toddler Tales (Storytime)

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 • 10:30am - 11:00am

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

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

Ages: Toddler

Family Storytime

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 • 10:30am - 11:00am

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

Join us for family storytime!

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Baby

Baby & Me Lapsit

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 • 10:30am - 11:00am

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

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

Ages: Baby

Toddler Storytime

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 • 10:30am - 11:00am

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

Toddler Storytime

Ages: Toddler

World of Fashion - Halloween Fascinators!

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 • 3:30pm - 5:30pm

MakerLab @ Northgate

World of Fashion provides education, training, and opportunities for kids to become a part of the fashion designing industry community!

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

Registration required

Kids Crafts

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 • 4:00pm - 4:30pm

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

Love crafts? Join us for Kids Crafts, every other Tuesday from 4:00-4:30. For ages 5-7. * Registration of each individual child is required! If you run into issues registering call (919) 560-8592.

Ages: Kindergarten, Elementary School

Registration required

Pajama Story Time

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 • 6:30pm - 7:00pm

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

Join Ms. Olivia for all types of stories (including bedtime), songs and occasional nonsense on Tuesday nights. PJs and stuffed animals are welcome.

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Kindergarten

Family Fun Night: Find the Author

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 • 6:30pm - 7:00pm

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

With a list of book titles, be the first to find the authors and come in 1st,2nd and third prize.

Ages: Middle School, Elementary School

Registration required

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Sensory Storytime

Monday, October 21, 2019 • 10:30am - 11:30am

Stanford L. Warren Branch Library

Join us for a special storytime geared to the senses! We will share a variety of stories, movies, puzzles, crafts and sensory-related items every Monday!

Ages: Intergenerational, Adult

Registration required

Family Yoga

Monday, October 21, 2019 • 1:30pm - 2:30pm

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

This yoga class welcomes all bodies and all levels of experience.

Ages: Senior Citizen, Pre-School, Intergenerational, Elementary School, Adult

STEAM Off After School Program - Food, Fun, & Learning

Monday, October 21, 2019 • 4:00pm - 7:00pm

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

This month long after school program will engage youth through themed STEAM weekly programs. Facilitators include Mad Science, Kramden Institute, Aisymmetry LLC and many more. Dinner will be provided!

Ages: Tweens: 9-12 Year Olds, Teen

Registration required

Peer Tutoring

Monday, October 21, 2019 • 5:00pm - 7:00pm

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

Where teens make the difference in the education of elementary students.

Ages: Teen, High School, Elementary School

Leaders Unite

Monday, October 21, 2019 • 5:00pm - 6:00pm

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

Anyone can be a leader! Develop leadership skills with Duke University students through hands-on activities, public speaking, and open discussions. Please register. For teens and tweens.

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

Registration required

Teen Poetry Workshop - Durham Reads Together Teen Event

Monday, October 21, 2019 • 5:30pm - 6:30pm

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

Join Mariah M w/Blackspace Poetry for a writing workshop. Focus will be: how to construct a poem & fine-tune freewrites. Bring your freewrites, thoughts scribbled or rant to the workshop. Ages 13+.

Ages: Teen

Family Bingo

Monday, October 21, 2019 • 6:00pm - 7:00pm

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

Family Bingo with Prizes

Ages: Middle School, Elementary School, Adult

Registration required

Artemis - Spaceship Bridge Simulator

Monday, October 21, 2019 • 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 one has gone before?

Ages: Teen, Senior Citizen, Emerging Adult: 18-24 Year Olds, Adult

Registration required

Game On!

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 • 3:00pm - 5:00pm

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

Come beat your friends at video and board games!

Ages: Teen, Middle School, High School

Game On!

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 • 3:30pm - 5:00pm

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

Join us for fun with the Wii U and Nintendo Switch!

Ages: Teen, Middle School, High School

World of Fashion - Halloween Fascinators!

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 • 3:30pm - 5:30pm

MakerLab @ Northgate

World of Fashion provides education, training, and opportunities for kids to become a part of the fashion designing industry community!

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

Registration required

STEAM Off After School Program - Food, Fun, & Learning

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 • 4:00pm - 7:00pm

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

This month long after school program will engage youth through themed STEAM weekly programs. Facilitators include Mad Science, Kramden Institute, Aisymmetry LLC and many more. Dinner will be provided!

Ages: Tweens: 9-12 Year Olds, Teen

Registration required

Teen Poetry Workshop - With Mariah M from Blackspace Poetry

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 • 5:30pm - 6:30pm

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

Join Mariah M, from Blackspace Poetry, for a writing workshop where participants will focus on how to construct a poem, and how to fine-tune freewrites. For teens, ages 13 and up!

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

Registration required

Family Fun Night: Find the Author

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 • 6:30pm - 7:00pm

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

With a list of book titles, be the first to find the authors and come in 1st,2nd and third prize.

Ages: Middle School, Elementary School

Registration required

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Knitting: AM Edition

Monday, October 21, 2019 • 9:00am - 11:00am

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

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

Meeting - Terry B. Hill

Monday, October 21, 2019 • 10:00am - 11:00am

Administration Building (Admin Building - Conference Room)

Meeting

Ages: Adult

Sensory Storytime

Monday, October 21, 2019 • 10:30am - 11:30am

Stanford L. Warren Branch Library

Join us for a special storytime geared to the senses! We will share a variety of stories, movies, puzzles, crafts and sensory-related items every Monday!

Ages: Intergenerational, Adult

Registration required

Mahjong

Monday, October 21, 2019 • 12:30pm - 4:30pm

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

Enjoy an afternoon devoted to this ancient game of skill, strategy, and calculation- and a little luck! Players of all skill levels welcome.

Ages: Senior Citizen, Emerging Adult: 18-24 Year Olds, Adult

Family Yoga

Monday, October 21, 2019 • 1:30pm - 2:30pm

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

This yoga class welcomes all bodies and all levels of experience.

Ages: Senior Citizen, Pre-School, Intergenerational, Elementary School, Adult

SCORE

Monday, October 21, 2019 • 3:00pm - 5:00pm

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

Professional volunteers providing mentoring and workshops on entrepreneurship and business planning. to register for your session with SCORE, call (919) 240-7765 https://chapelhilldurham.score.org

Ages: Adult

Citizenship Class

Monday, October 21, 2019 • 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #1 - Room 125)

Test Booking

Ages: Senior Citizen, Emerging Adult: 18-24 Year Olds, Adult

English for beginners- for native Spanish speakers

Monday, October 21, 2019 • 6:00pm - 8:00pm

South Regional Library (S. Alston Ave.) (South - Adult Services Space)

Ven y aprende! Brian habla los dos idiomas y ensena lentamente. No hace falta anotarse. Solo ven al salon con vidrio a la derecha cuando entra en la biblioteca para conocerlo y aprender mas!

Ages: Adult

Family Bingo

Monday, October 21, 2019 • 6:00pm - 7:00pm

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

Family Bingo with Prizes

Ages: Middle School, Elementary School, Adult

Registration required

Down South Shuffle

Monday, October 21, 2019 • 6:30pm - 8:30pm

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

Need an excuse to get moving and get fit?

Ages: Adult

Mah Jongg

Monday, October 21, 2019 • 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, October 21, 2019 • 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 one has gone before?

Ages: Teen, Senior Citizen, Emerging Adult: 18-24 Year Olds, Adult

Registration required

One and Only Over 50 Crowd

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 • 10:00am - 12:00pm

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

Come and Join the Over 50 Crowd for discussions, companionship, and an all-around good time.

Ages: Senior Citizen

MakerLab Needle & Thread Club

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 • 10:00am - 12:00pm

MakerLab @ Northgate

Join us as we explore cross-stitch, embroidery, and other needlework. Only limited materials will be available - please bring your own project with you!  

Ages: Senior Citizen, Adult

Registration required

Crochet Club: Morning

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 • 10:30am - 12:30pm

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

Get hooked on crochet with your neighbors at the morning Crochet Club!

Ages: Senior Citizen, Adult

Heartfulness Meditation

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 • 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #1 - Room 125)

Heartfulness meditation is a simple practice of meditation on the heart.

Ages: Adult

Registration required

Muscle Pump with Seniors

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 • 6:00pm - 7:00pm

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

Exercise.

Ages: Senior Citizen, Adult

Knitting & Other Needle Arts

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 • 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #1 - Room 125)

Join our needle arts group. Bring your cross-stitch, knitting, crochet, or embroidery to Southwest, meet your neighbors, and show off your craft.

Ages: Adult

Non-Fiction Book Club

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 • 7:00pm - 8:30pm

South Regional Library (S. Alston Ave.) (South - Adult Services Space)

Monthly meeting of Non Fiction Book Club.

Ages: Adult

Making Mocktails

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 • 7:00pm - 8:30pm

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

Create delicious Mocktails to be the hit of your next party. Receive professional techniques and tasty recipes at our library event.

Ages: Senior Citizen, Emerging Adult: 18-24 Year Olds, Adult

Registration required

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