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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.

Bubble Wonders "Anything is Possible!"

Friday, March 22, 2019 • 10:30am - 11:30am

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

Join us for this fun filled, sensory friendly program for the whole family!

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

Restorative Workouts for Adaptive Athletes

Friday, March 22, 2019 • 1:00pm - 2:00pm

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

Join us as we train with certified professionals who specialize in providing adaptive athletes an opportunity to restore and rebuild their lives beyond limitation through exercise and community. 

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

Leaders Unite

Friday, March 22, 2019 • 3:00pm - 4:00pm

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

Anyone can be a leader! Develop leadership skills with Duke University with activities such as acting, public speaking, and open discussions.

Ages: Teen, Middle School

Registration required

Lego Club

Friday, March 22, 2019 • 4:00pm - 5:00pm

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

Let your builder's brain explore in our K-5 Lego Club! Join us to make your creation and if you want, have it displayed in the library until the next Lego Club date!

Ages: Kindergarten, Elementary School

Chess Club

Saturday, March 23, 2019 • 2:00pm - 5:00pm

North Regional Library (North - Meeting Room - Full 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

Knitting Club: AM Edition

Monday, March 25, 2019 • 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

Crafts for Kids

Monday, March 25, 2019 • 10:30am - 11:00am

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

Weekly Monday 10:30am crafts program. Expect to create toys, paintings, and other little masterpieces. Appropriate for varied ages!

Ages: Pre-School, Kindergarten

Mahjong at North Regional

Monday, March 25, 2019 • 12:30pm - 4:30pm

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

Enjoy an afternoon devoted to this ancient game of skill, strategy, and calculation- and a little luck!

Ages: Senior Citizen, Adult

Grade School Masterminds (canceled)

Monday, March 25, 2019 • 4:30pm - 5:30pm

North Regional Library

After-school learning lab. Educational readings, videos, experiments, crafts, and activities for K-5 students and varied skill levels.

Ages: Elementary School

Peer Tutoring

Monday, March 25, 2019 • 5:00pm - 7:00pm

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

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

Ages: Teen, High School, Elementary School

Registration required

Knitting for Kids

Monday, March 25, 2019 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm

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

Kids will join Mrs. Cecilia to learn how to knit, and enhance their knitting skills. Materials will be provided.

Ages: Tweens: 9-12 Year Olds

Crochet Club: Morning

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 • 10:30am - 12:30pm

North Regional Library (North - Tutoring/Study Room #2)

Get hooked on crochet with your neighbors at the Crochet Club!

Ages: Senior Citizen, Adult

Family Storytime

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 • 10:30am - 11:00am

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

Join us for family storytime!

Ages: Toddler, Pre-School, Baby

Crochet Club: Morning (rescheduled)

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 • 11:00am - 12:30pm

New date:

North Regional Library

Get hooked on crochet with your neighbors at the Crochet Club!

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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