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Cultural Diversity Committee Members Needed

Are you interested in promoting cultural awareness within Durham County Library and your community? Become a volunteer for the Cultural Diversity Committee and get involved in program planning and implementation. Bilingual community members are encouraged to apply. The Durham County Library Cultural Diversity Committee serves as a catalyst for inclusion, awareness and celebration of the vibrant […]

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Film Screening and Discussion at Duke University will ask Latino High School Students to reflect on their role in Transforming the Nation

The Durham County Library and Duke University will host a screening of Latino Americans: Peril and Promise for 8th to 12th grade high school students on Thursday, October 29th at 10:15 a.m. at Duke University’s Griffith Film Theater. Many of the students in attendance will be of Latino descent.

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Durham County Library Announces Winning Schools in the Summer Reading Program

This year’s Durham County Library Summer Reading program, held June 13 – August 8, 2015, invited Durham residents to become summer reading heroes and gave them the opportunity to earn Summer Reading points and win prizes. Points logged by students from Durham Public Schools and charter schools counted toward the Summer Reading School Competition, which […]

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Cankerworm Workshops

Come learn what steps you can take to help protect Durham’s trees from cankerworms in your yard and in your community. Cankerworms are the pesky, green worms that fall from trees in the spring and can harm trees by eating newly emerging leaves. To prevent this spring problem you must act during the fall. Trees […]

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