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North Regional Library

221 Milton Road
Durham, North Carolina 27712 (map)

Phone: 919-560-0231

Manager: Stephanie Fennell

North Regional Library is served by DATA bus route 9B.

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Hours
Mon. 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Tue. 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Wed. 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Thu. 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Fri. 9:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Sat. 9:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Sun. 2 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Early Voting

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 • 12:00am - 11:59pm

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

One-Stop Early Voting for the 2018 Primary Election.

Ages: Adult

North Book Club

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 • 10:00am - 11:00am

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

All fiction lovers welcome! Join us one Wednesday each month for fun and lively discussions.

Ages: Senior Citizen, Adult

Game On!

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 • 3:00pm - 5:00pm

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

Join other teens as we play board games, card games, XBox, or Wii!

Ages: Teen, Middle School, High School

Early Voting

Thursday, April 26, 2018 • 12:00am - 11:59pm

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

One-Stop Early Voting for the 2018 Primary Election.

Ages: Adult

Honoring Your Stories - A Writing Workshop

Thursday, April 26, 2018 • 9:30am - 11:00am

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

Our lives consist of millions of stories--ordinary and extraordinary. Learn to craft those stories into compelling personal narratives. Registration required.

Ages: Senior Citizen, Adult

Registration required

Coffee, Tea, & Coloring

Thursday, April 26, 2018 • 10:00am - 11:00am

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

Adults are invited to drop in for Coffee, Tea, and Coloring. Basic Coloring Pages and colored pencils along with light refreshments and music. You may bring your own coloring materials.

Ages: Senior Citizen, Adult

Homeschool Learning Lab - Origami

Thursday, April 26, 2018 • 10:00am - 11:00am

North Regional Library

Our local origami expert will lead us through the peaks and valleys of origami! We will meet in the Teen Room for this week.

Ages: Teen, Middle School, High School, Elementary School

Peer Tutoring

Thursday, April 26, 2018 • 4:00pm - 6:00pm

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

Where teens make a difference in the education of elementary students!

Ages: Teen, Middle School, High School, Elementary School

Knitting Club: Evening

Thursday, April 26, 2018 • 6:00pm - 8:00pm

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

Knitters of all skill levels welcome!

Ages: Senior Citizen, Adult

Introduction to Microsoft Word

Thursday, April 26, 2018 • 6:30pm - 7:30pm

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

Learn basic word processing skills using Microsoft Word. Formatting, fonts, spellcheck and many more useful features will be explored.

Ages: Senior Citizen, Adult

Registration required

Early Voting

Friday, April 27, 2018 • 12:00am - 11:59pm

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

One-Stop Early Voting for the 2018 Primary Election.

Ages: Adult

Babygarten Storytime

Friday, April 27, 2018 • 11:00am - 11:30am

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

Weekly Friday 11:00am storytime designed especially for babies!

Ages: Baby

Food & Fiction Fridays

Friday, April 27, 2018 • 3:00pm - 5:00pm

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

Come read a book or magazine and enjoy a snack!

Ages: Teen, Middle School, High School

Children's Storytelling Games - RPGs for Kids

Friday, April 27, 2018 • 3:00pm - 5:00pm

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

Sometimes called roleplaying games, or RPGs, these games involve cooperative storytelling in which you and your friends are the heroes. Get ready for adventure!

Ages: Elementary School

Registration required

Early Voting

Saturday, April 28, 2018 • 12:00am - 11:59pm

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

One-Stop Early Voting for the 2018 Primary Election.

Ages: Adult

Chess Club

Saturday, April 28, 2018 • 2:00pm - 4:30pm

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

Ages: Teen, Senior Citizen, Adult

Early Voting

Sunday, April 29, 2018 • 12:00am - 11:59pm

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

One-Stop Early Voting for the 2018 Primary Election.

Ages: Adult

Early Voting

Monday, April 30, 2018 • 12:00am - 11:59pm

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

One-Stop Early Voting for the 2018 Primary Election.

Ages: Adult

Knitting Club: The A. M. Edition

Monday, April 30, 2018 • 9:00am - 11:00am

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

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

Mahjong at North Regional

Monday, April 30, 2018 • 12:30pm - 4:30pm

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

Players of all skill levels welcome!

Ages: Senior Citizen, Adult

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North Regional Library opened on January 30, 2007.

LEED Certification
North Regional Library has earned Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Silver certification through the U.S. Green Building Council’s Green Building Rating SystemTM. LEED is an internationally accepted benchmark for the design, construction and operation of high-performance green buildings. LEED promotes a whole-building approach to sustainability by recognizing performance in five key areas of human and environmental health: sustainable site development, water savings, energy efficiency, materials selection and indoor environmental quality. To earn LEED certification, a building project must earn “credits” by meeting prerequisites and performance benchmarks in each of the key areas. Projects are awarded Certified, Silver, Gold, or Platinum certification depending on the number of credits they achieve.

Facility:

  • 25,000 square feet
  • Public meeting room (seats 75)
  • Children’s program room (seats 30)
  • Two tutoring rooms (seat 8)
  • Electric Vehicle Charging Station

Collection capacity:

  • 128,200 total capacity
  • 59,500 children
  • 5,000 young adult
  • 63,700 adults

Services and Features:

  • 30 public Internet access work stations, 20 adults, 10 children
  • Young Adult Area
  • Audio-visual Collection
  • Wireless environment
  • Community board (must be approved by Branch Manager)
  • Children’s programs and storytimes
  • Adult programs
  • Public access photocopiers
  • Two self-check out units

Thank you for choosing the library as a place to study, meet, work and play. Your patronage has made the library one of the most popular gathering spaces in the county. We invite all members of the community to enjoy the resources available at Durham County Library.

You can reserve North Regional’s Meeting Room (capacity 75) or a Study Room (capacity 8) via our online room reservation system by clicking the button below. You will be taken to the Meeting/Study Room Policy page. You must read and acknowledge these terms before proceeding with your reservation.

You may also reserve a room in-person or by calling North Regional at 919-560-0231.

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