Durham County Library will host events throughout the month of November in celebration of National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo).
Durham County Library will host a Garage Band Jam featuring the R&B and Soul Funk band Reel Deep at 3 p.m. on Friday, November 7 at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St. Reel Deep will play the best sound of 70s, 80s and beyond. This event is free and open to the public.
Durham County Library will host Julie Thomson, Durham’s resident donut ambassador and historian, for “From Glazed to Gourmet: Donut Shops in NC” at 7 p.m. on Thursday, November 6, at the South Regional Library, 4505 S. Alston Ave. The program is part of the DCL Foodie Series.
Durham County Library will host “The Beat! Go-Go Music and Black Culture Consciousness in Washington, D.C.,” at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, November 4, at Stanford L. Warren Library, 1201 Fayetteville St.
Bragtown Library Family Literacy Center will be closed Thursday, Oct. 30 for building repairs. The library is expected to reopen on Friday, Oct. 31, with regular hours. For more information about the library, visit durhamcountylibrary.org. Bragtown is located at 3200 Dearborn Dr.
Durham County Library will host filmmaker Carol Thomson for a presentation of her award winning, interactive, multimedia documentary, Bridging Rails to Trails: Stories of the American Tobacco Trail, at 3 p.m. on Sunday, November 2, at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.
Durham County Library will present “Stories Under the Stars,” a part of DCL’s Halloween festivities, at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, October 28, at North Regional Library, 221 Milton Rd. The event is free and open to the public.
Durham County Library concludes its month-long celebration of Durham Reads Together 2014 with a presentation, concert and panel discussion scheduled Sunday, October 26 through Thursday, October 30. This year’s Durham Reads Together features March: Book One by Congressman John Lewis.
Durham County Library presents its fourth annual Durham Comics Fest with guests, prizes, workshops and activities for children, teens and adults from Thursday, October 23 to Sunday, October 26 at various Durham locations.
Durham County Library will host its second “Fall Into Romance,” a two-day celebration of the romance genre, on Friday, November 7 and Saturday, November 8 at various locations. The celebration will offer presentations by authors and scholars, as well as the opportunity to mingle with other fans.