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Upcoming Book Programs

Read to Me Leame - Teens reading to kids ages 4-10

Monday, July 23, 2018 • 4:30pm - 6:00pm

MakerLab @ Northgate

Teens reading to kids- Teen volunteers will read to kids, help them write about what they read, play educational games and will get a snack. No sign ups required.

Ages: Teen, Pre-School, Middle School, Kindergarten, Elementary School

North Book Club

Tuesday, July 24, 2018 • 10:00am - 11:30am

North Regional Library

Join us one Wednesday each month for fun and lively discussions.

Ages: Senior Citizen, Adult

North Book Club at The Regulator

Tuesday, July 24, 2018 • 10:00am - 11:30am

Off Site

For July, we'll be meeting at The Regulator Bookshop, 720 Ninth Street, and discussing The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes.

Ages: Senior Citizen, Adult

Nonfiction Book Club

Tuesday, July 24, 2018 • 7:00pm - 8:30pm

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

The Book Club meets monthly to discuss a nonfiction book. You do not have to have finished the book to attend! July's title will be The Warmth of Other Suns by Isabel Wilkerson.

Ages: Adult

North Book Club (rescheduled)

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

New date: Tuesday, July 24, 2018 • 10:00am - 11:30am

North Regional Library

Join us one Wednesday each month for fun and lively discussions.

Ages: Senior Citizen, Adult

Graphic Book Club

Saturday, July 28, 2018 • 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, Adult

Registration required

Read to Me Leame - Teens reading to kids ages 4-10

Monday, July 30, 2018 • 4:30pm - 6:00pm

MakerLab @ Northgate

Teens reading to kids- Teen volunteers will read to kids, help them write about what they read, play educational games and will get a snack. No sign ups required.

Ages: Teen, Pre-School, Middle School, Kindergarten, Elementary School

Romance Lovers Book Club

Thursday, August 02, 2018 • 7:00pm - 8:30pm

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

Come talk about your favorite books with fellow romance readers! For a list of our upcoming books, check out our meetup page at http://www.meetup.com/Romance-Lovers-Book-Club/.

Ages: Adult

Teen Homeschool Book Club

Monday, August 06, 2018 • 1:00pm - 2:30pm

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

Join us for a new once-a-month teen homeschool hangout and book club. Each month will feature a different book genre. There will be snacks! For teens and tweens, ages 11-18. Please register.

Ages: Tweens: 9-12 Year Olds, Teen

Registration required

Read to Me Leame - Teens reading to kids ages 4-10

Monday, August 06, 2018 • 4:30pm - 6:00pm

MakerLab @ Northgate

Teens reading to kids- Teen volunteers will read to kids, help them write about what they read, play educational games and will get a snack. No sign ups required.

Ages: Teen, Pre-School, Middle School, Kindergarten, Elementary School

Sub-Genre-O-Rama Book Club

Thursday, August 09, 2018 • 7:00pm - 9:00pm

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

Adventurous readers unite!

Ages: Adult

Read to Me Leame - Teens reading to kids ages 4-10

Monday, August 13, 2018 • 4:30pm - 6:00pm

MakerLab @ Northgate

Teens reading to kids- Teen volunteers will read to kids, help them write about what they read, play educational games and will get a snack. No sign ups required.

Ages: Teen, Pre-School, Middle School, Kindergarten, Elementary School

Mystery Book Club

Monday, August 13, 2018 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm

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

Join North Regional’s Mystery Book Club as we discuss Cat on the Edge by Shirley Rousseau Murphy in July, Aunt Dimity’s Death by Nancy Atherton in August, & On What Grounds by Cleo Coyle in September.

Ages: Senior Citizen, Adult

40 & Over DCL Book Club

Tuesday, August 14, 2018 • 7:00pm - 8:30pm

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

Come and join mature, lively discussion about the chosen book of the month. New members welcomed. Book to be discussed:

Ages: Adult

Testers & Tasters Cookbook Club

Wednesday, August 15, 2018 • 12:30pm - 2:00pm

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

Whether you're always browsing the cookbook aisle or just want to try something new in the kitchen, this fun and tasty program is for you!

Ages: Senior Citizen, Adult

Registration required

Fiction Book Club

Thursday, August 16, 2018 • 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

Tuesday Night Women's Book Club

Tuesday, August 21, 2018 • 6:30pm - 8:00pm

North Regional Library

Calling all Danielle Steel book lovers! Join us at North Regional for lively discussions from this very popular author who brings life experiences through her books.

Ages: Senior Citizen, Adult

North Book Club

Wednesday, August 22, 2018 • 10:00am - 11:00am

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

Join us one Wednesday each month for fun and lively discussions.

Ages: Senior Citizen, Adult

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