“You control your destiny by identifying goals and opportunities you want to accomplish. In doing so, if you want them bad enough they will become your story over the days, weeks and months ahead.” ~Tammy Baggett-Best
Program: News Voices Workshop on How to Access Local Media Date: Tuesday, January 23 Time: 6:30 p.m. Location: Southwest Regional Library, 3605 Shannon Rd., Durham, NC 27707 Cost: Free and open to the public Durham, NC – Durham County Library presents News Voices Workshop on How to Access Local Media on Tuesday, January 23 at […]
Durham, NC – Friends of the Durham Library, a nonprofit dedicated to fostering the goals of the Durham County Library system, is pleased to announce its 2018 book sale schedule. The new schedule is comprised of 8 total book sales, all of which will be held at Books Among Friends, the Friends’ new book sale […]
Originally from Clinton, NC, Tammy has served as your Director of Durham County Library for the past seven years. She is married to her high school sweetheart, Parenza, who is also from Clinton, NC. Together they enjoy spending time with their families and friends, as well as their two horses.
Durham County Library presents In the Wings: The Christians / Molière’s Tartuffe on Monday, January 8 at 7 p.m. at South Regional Library, 4505 S. Alston Ave., Durham, NC 27713. This event is free and open to the public.
Durham, NC – On Thursday, December 7, 2017, Durham County Library was proud to receive the Service Innovation Award from the North Carolina Public Library Directors Association (NCPLDA). This award was presented to the library for its Downtown Library Without Walls Initiative, which began in order to continue to provide exceptional service to the community […]
Durham County Library presents Third Annual Drag Show on Tuesday, December 19 at 7 p.m. at Durham Arts Council (PSI Theatre), 120 Morris St., Durham, NC 27701. This event is free and open to the public.
As of December 4, 2017, Durham County Library is proud to welcome local history library specialist Lauren Menges as the new head of its North Carolina Collection.
We’ve had a year of great success at Durham County Library and looking forward to even greater success stories in 2018. It’s important that we take a moment to honor our past – Durham County Library has a long history of success. That success dates back to June 1895. Don’t worry, I’m not going to […]
Durham County Library is proud to launch the first fully digital issue of Branching Out, the library’s long-standing publication featuring free programs for children and teens at Durham County Library locations. Now, the publication is available online only, at http://durhamcountylibrary.org/BranchingOut/.