Durham County Library will host Jenny Wales, Education Manager, and members of PlayMakers Repertory Company for a discussion of their upcoming production of We Are Proud to Present at 7 p.m. on Monday, February 8, at the Southwest Regional Library, 3605 Shannon Road.
Durham County Library Presents Carolina In Color: The Untold History of the Indigenous Peoples of the Carolinas at 7 p.m. on Saturday, February 6 at the Stanford L. Warren Library, 1201 Fayetteville St.
Getting my head around a review for this book has been difficult. On the one hand there are several good things about this book: It is full of interesting tidbits about Boston in the Victorian Era, it is full of good, researched historical facts, it has tasty recipes included, and it stays fairly interesting despite […]
If you’re like me and you insist on reading every Fancy Nancy book ever written, you’ll be excited to hear that Jane O’Connor has just come out with her 6th chapter book of another adventure with Fancy Nancy. I’m not a big soccer fan so I’d been putting this book off for a while (hence […]
This is an interesting book that is not a really easy read, but is captivating in parts. Nuland, a surgeon, first extensively explores the aging experience physiologically. He then uses case studies and interviews of some famous and some not-so-famous people to illustrate essential aspects of aging well. Some of the keys to aging well […]
John Irving is known for his odd characters, and this is no exception. The main characters are writers of various types and levels of success. The book is in 3 parts that cover different periods of time and focus on different characters, If you liked his other books, you will probably like this one. I […]
Durham County Library will present Bullish on Durham: How to Fest: Navigating the Full Frame Documentary Film Festival, at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 31, at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.
Durham County Library will present Dice and Decisions: Role Playing Game Demonstration, at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 30, at the Southwest Regional Library, 3605 Shannon Rd.
To kick off the New Year, we are pleased to announce major enhancements to Zinio for Libraries’ mobile apps. Effective now, patrons may check out magazines from within the mobile app without going to Durham County Library’s Zinio page and set preferences to auto-download magazines and queue multiple magazines for batch downloading. iOS iPhone and […]
Durham County Library will host a discussion on The New Galleries: A Collection Come to Light from the Nasher Museum, at 7 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 25, at the Southwest Regional Library, 3605 Shannon Rd.