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For adults

The library is not just for kids (although we love them) and not just about books (although we’ve got them). We offer a wide range of adult-specific programs and services created to inspire lives and transform our community. Wherever you are in life, we’re there for you.

At the library, you can:

There’s something for everyone – come check us out!

Upcoming events

Learn to play Mahjong

Wednesday, November 29, 2023 • 12:30pm - 2:30pm

(Study Room #2)

Learn to play American Mahjong, a game of skill and luck Beginners Welcome

Ages: Adult

Restorative Yoga

Wednesday, November 29, 2023 • 2:00pm - 2:50pm

Southwest Regional Library (Southwest Meeting Room - Full Room)

Join us for a 50-minute class for adults that will provide an opportunity for you to relax through gentle stretching and mindful breathing. This class is designed for anyone who would like to slow down, connect with the body and calm the mind. Both...

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

Registration required

This Week In the Lab: LEGOs

Wednesday, November 29, 2023 • 3:00pm - 7:00pm

Main Library

Join the STEAM Team in the Innovation Lab during specified open hours for the chance to create your own LEGO creation!...

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

Pajama Storytime

Wednesday, November 29, 2023 • 6:30pm - 7:00pm

Southwest Regional Library (Southwest Meeting Room - Full Room)

Join us for an all ages evening Storytime that will include stories, songs, and fun! Kids are welcome to bring their favorite stuffed animal and wear their pajamas if they'd like. ...

Ages: Baby, Elementary School, Intergenerational, Kindergarten, Pre-School, Toddler

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Meet the adult services librarians

North Regional adult services manager Desiree standing outside in front of green grass and trees


Location: North Regional Library

Desiree grew up in Utah before moving to North Carolina in 2005. She loves reading young adult literature – especially books that make her cry. Desiree will talk for hours about our digital resources like Hoopla and OverDrive. When she is not working, she is usually hiking or playing with two pit bulls.

Pronouns: she/her

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