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Tertulia

Saturday, October 19, 2019 • 9:30am - 11:30am

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

Practice your Spanish conversation skills weekly at this informal gathering; intermediate and advanced session at 9:30, beginners session at 10:45.

Ages: Adult

Citizenship Class

Saturday, October 19, 2019 • 10:00am - 1:00pm

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

Citizenship class hold

Ages: Adult

Bookmobile - Northgate Mall

Saturday, October 19, 2019 • 12:30pm - 2:30pm

Off Site

Bookmobile service to the community.

Ages: Intergenerational

Scared of Revolution

Saturday, October 19, 2019 • 1:00pm - 4:00pm

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

The documentary film Scared of Revolution focuses on the life challenges of Last Poet Umar Bin Hassan.

Ages: Adult

NaNoWriMo Preparation Workshops

Saturday, October 19, 2019 • 2:00pm - 4:00pm

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

Let our planning workshops help get you ready for November! Oct. 5: Organization & Planning Oct. 12: Plot and Character Oct. 19: NaNo 101 (the basics)

Ages: Adult

Graphic Book Club

Saturday, October 19, 2019 • 2:00pm - 3:30pm

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

Enjoy comic books or graphic novels? Join us for the monthly meeting of Durham County Library's Graphic Book Club.

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

Registration required

North Regional Chess Club

Saturday, October 19, 2019 • 2:00pm - 5:00pm

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

Come learn and test your skills against other players. All ages and skill levels welcome. The North Durham Library Chess Club is an affiliate of the United States Chess Federation.

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

Writing Workshop for Teens

Saturday, October 19, 2019 • 2:00pm - 3:30pm

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

Join published author Erim Akpan for a writing workshop.

Ages: Teen, Middle School, High School, Emerging Adult: 18-24 Year Olds

Registration required

Beginning Your Zentangle Practice

Sunday, October 20, 2019 • 2:30pm - 5:00pm

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

Zentangle Method, created by Maria Thomas and Rick Roberts, is an easy-to-learn, relaxing, and fun way to create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns.

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

Registration required

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

LIBRARY CLOSED- Staff Development Day

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 • All day

North Regional Library

All Durham County Library locations will be closed for a Staff Development Day.

Ages: Tweens: 9-12 Year Olds, Toddler, Teen, Senior Citizen, Pre-School, Middle School, Kindergarten, Intergenerational, High School, Emerging Adult: 18-24 Year Olds, Elementary School, Baby, Adult

LIBRARY CLOSED - Staff Development Day

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 • All day

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.)

All Durham County Library locations will be closed for a Staff Development Day.

Ages: Tweens: 9-12 Year Olds, Toddler, Teen, Senior Citizen, Pre-School, Middle School, Kindergarten, Intergenerational, High School, Emerging Adult: 18-24 Year Olds, Elementary School, Baby, Adult

North Book Club (rescheduled)

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 • 10:00am - 11:00am

New date: Wednesday, October 30, 2019 • 1:00pm - 2:00pm

North Regional Library

Calling all fiction lovers! Join us one Wednesday each month for fun and lively discussions.

Ages: Senior Citizen, Adult

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