STEAM Services librarian Jess

Department: STEAM services

Jess grew up in Durham, exploring and photographing downtown and in the surrounding woods and countryside. Prior to becoming a librarian, they ran a farm with their partner and maintained another business supporting small businesses and social justice nonprofits with website creation and coaching. As the STEAM Services Librarian, they strive to foster equitable, inclusive, and accessible spaces for both plugged and unplugged creativity, innovation, and fun. Jess also loves plants, baseball, astrology, zines, comics, and the Fast and the Furious Saga.

Pronouns: they/them

Jess's upcoming events

90s Trivia Night at Moon Dog Meadery

Thursday, March 30, 2023 • 7:00pm - 8:30pm


Come to Moon Dog Meadery for a very special 90s trivia night presented by Durham County Library! Questions will cover all areas of culture, media, and historical events. Library cards and a curated selection of 90s media will be available for check...

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

Maintenance Fundamentals with Home Repair Lab

Monday, April 17, 2023 • 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Main Library (Conference Room #3214)

Join Chris and Mindy Meyers from Home Repair Lab to learn about maintenance fundamentals! This lecture-focused class will help you understand how your home operates, give you knowledge to interact with service providers, and be your own...

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

Registration required

Gardening Lecture Series: Pest and Disease Management

Saturday, April 22, 2023 • 10:00am - 12:00pm

Main Library

Durham County Library and Durham County Extension Present: Sprouting Connection Gardening Lecture Series Pest and Disease Management with Extension Agent Ashley Troth

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

Registration required

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