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Mah Jongg

Thursday, February 21, 2019 • 9:00am - 11:00am

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

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

Ages: Adult

AARP Tax Preparation (rescheduled)

Thursday, February 21, 2019 • 10:00am - 3:30pm

New date: Thursday, February 21, 2019 • 10:00am - 4:00pm

East Regional Library

Free State and Federal tax return preparation and electronic filing by IRS-trained counselors for all residents regardless of age and income.

Ages: Adult

AARP Tax Preparation

Thursday, February 21, 2019 • 10:00am - 4:00pm

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

Free State and Federal tax return preparation and electronic filing by IRS-trained counselors for all residents regardless of age and income.

Ages: Adult

Teli Shabu's: STORIES & RHYTHMS FROM HOME (canceled)

Thursday, February 21, 2019 • 10:30am - 11:30am

Stanford L. Warren Branch Library

Join Teli Shabu on a hilarious and heartfelt journey across the continent of Africa through stories. These interactive tales highlight the culture, history, and wisdom of The Mother Land.

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Intergenerational, Baby

Legal Aid - Divorce Clinic

Thursday, February 21, 2019 • 2:30pm - 4:30pm

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

Legal Aid's free simple divorce clinic teaches participants how to file a simple divorce action in court without hiring an attorney. We provide a packet with legal documents and an instructional video

Ages: Adult

Registration required

VITA TAX PREPARATION

Thursday, February 21, 2019 • 4:00pm - 7:00pm

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

Free drop-in tax preparation for low and moderate income taxpayers (less than $54,000 / year), including retirees with moderate incomes.

Ages: Adult

Teen Book Festival

Thursday, February 21, 2019 • 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Off Site (Off Site Venue)

This year's Teen Book Fest will be at Durham School of the Arts. Join Young Adult authors for writing workshops. Pizza and book signings will follow. For teens, tweens, and YA readers of all ages.

Ages: Tweens: 9-12 Year Olds, Teen, Middle School, High School, Emerging Adult: 18-24 Year Olds

Registration required

Citizenship Classes: Intermediate Level

Thursday, February 21, 2019 • 6:00pm - 8:00pm

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

Prepare for your citizenship exam with this 10-week course. Free or discounted naturalization services available to all LPRs who attend.

Ages: Adult

Knitting Club: PM Edition

Thursday, February 21, 2019 • 6:00pm - 8:00pm

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

Knitters of all skill levels welcome!

Ages: Senior Citizen, Adult

Computer Class - Microsoft Word Basics

Thursday, February 21, 2019 • 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.) (Southwest - Teen Computer Area)

Instructors from the Community Workshop Series at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill teach this course. Students will use library computers.

Ages: Senior Citizen, Adult

Registration required

Quilting Bee

Thursday, February 21, 2019 • 6:30pm - 8:30pm

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

Join members of the Durham Orange Quilters Guild for social quilting, support, and fun. The bee is open to anyone interested, but you will need to bring your own sewing machine or handwork supplies.

Ages: Adult

Introduction to Internet Basics (canceled)

Thursday, February 21, 2019 • 6:30pm - 7:30pm

North Regional Library

Are you new to internet? Are you wondering what’s so important about being connected online? This introductory course will guide you through the basics.

Ages: Adult

Durham Coupon Swap

Thursday, February 21, 2019 • 7:00pm - 8:30pm

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

Join in the fun of collective couponing, and learn from fellow couponers ways to save even more money on your grocery bill.

Ages: Adult

Fiction Book Club

Thursday, February 21, 2019 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm

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

Read and discuss a different book each month. Titles to be selected by the group.

Ages: Adult

Registration required

Yoga for Wellness

Friday, February 22, 2019 • 9:30am - 10:30am

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

Each class offers a well-rounded sequence of yoga stretches and breathing exercises at easy pace. This is a gentle yoga class that especially welcomes older students.

Ages: Senior Citizen, Adult

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