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2019-12-28 09:30:00 2019-12-28 11:30:00 America/New_York Tertulia Practice your Spanish conversation skills weekly at this informal gathering; intermediate and advanced session at 9:30, beginners session at 10:45. Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.)

Saturday, December 28
9:30am - 11:30am

Add to Calendar 2019-12-28 09:30:00 2019-12-28 11:30:00 America/New_York Tertulia Practice your Spanish conversation skills weekly at this informal gathering; intermediate and advanced session at 9:30, beginners session at 10:45. Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.)

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.)

Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #1 - Room 125

Practice your Spanish conversation skills weekly at this informal gathering; intermediate and advanced session at 9:30, beginners session at 10:45.

AGE GROUP: | Adult |

EVENT TYPE: | Foreign Language | Bilingual |

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Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.)

Phone: 919-560-8590
Location Manager:
Ruth Link (interim)

Hours
Mon, Jan 20 Closed
(Martin Luther King, Jr. Day)
Tue, Jan 21 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Jan 22 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Thu, Jan 23 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Jan 24 9:30AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jan 25 9:30AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Jan 26 2:00PM to 6:00PM

About the branch

A renovated and expanded Southwest Regional Library opened in 2010 at 25,000 sq ft. The library features free wireless internet access, public computers, printing and fax services, and meeting space. 

Upcoming events

Tue, Jan 21, All day
Don't you want to read more books this winter? Book Bingo is easy -- read books, get prizes! Come to the children's desk, pick up your card, and get started. All ages welcome! Dec 14th-January 31st!

Tue, Jan 21, All day
Mo Willems' characters are loose in the library! Can you help us track them down? They're hidden in the children's section. Come to the children's desk to get started.

Tue, Jan 21, 9:45am - 10:15am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Join Jess Kelly from Signs of Learning for a sign language class just for you and baby!

Tue, Jan 21, 10:30am - 11:00am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Join Jess Kelly from Signs of Learning for a sign language class just for you and baby!

Tue, Jan 21, 11:00am - 11:30am
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Enjoy songs, stories and music!

Tue, Jan 21, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
A discussion group for fiction and nonfiction written by authors from around the African continent.

Tue, Jan 21, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Join us for a magical and epic quest with a showing of "Abominable". *** Popcorn will be served! *** (While supplies last) Abominable ~ Rated G ~ Runs 97 min

Tue, Jan 21, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Exercise

Tue, Jan 21, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Enjoy an evening storytime with your child. We provide books, songs, finglerplays and fun!

Tue, Jan 21, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #1 - Room 125
Bring your cross-stitch, knitting, crochet, or embroidery to Southwest. Meet your neighbors and show off your craft.

Wed, Jan 22, All day
Don't you want to read more books this winter? Book Bingo is easy -- read books, get prizes! Come to the children's desk, pick up your card, and get started. All ages welcome! Dec 14th-January 31st!

Wed, Jan 22, All day
Mo Willems' characters are loose in the library! Can you help us track them down? They're hidden in the children's section. Come to the children's desk to get started.

Wed, Jan 22, 9:45am - 10:15am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Join us for a fun and exciting program filled with music and movement. An opportunity to get out some energy by dancing to fun children's music. This program is for children 3 to 5.

Wed, Jan 22, 11:15am - 11:45am
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Join us for a fun and exciting Craft Time. Supplies provided. For Ages 3-6. * Registration Required (SW)
This event is full

Wed, Jan 22, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Calling all seniors! Up for a little friendly competition? Come to Senior Game Day to play some old favorites (including Rummikub, Dominoes and Mah Jong) with fellow gamers, and try something new!

Wed, Jan 22, 3:45pm - 4:45pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Hang out at the library and play Nintendo Switch games or classic board games. Games not your thing? Doodle and eat snacks. It's your time to relax and meet other teens. For teens and tweens.

Wed, Jan 22, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Join us at Southwest and let us show you how you can make your own DIY: Melted Bead Suncatcher! Supplies provided Ages 8+ * Register Required.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Jan 23, All day
Don't you want to read more books this winter? Book Bingo is easy -- read books, get prizes! Come to the children's desk, pick up your card, and get started. All ages welcome! Dec 14th-January 31st!

Thu, Jan 23, All day
Mo Willems' characters are loose in the library! Can you help us track them down? They're hidden in the children's section. Come to the children's desk to get started.

Thu, Jan 23, 10:30am - 11:00am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays and bubbles! (Siblings are welcome.)

Thu, Jan 23, 11:15am - 11:45am
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Join us for a fun and exciting Craft Time. Supplies provided. For Ages 2-4. * Registration Required (SW)
This event is full

Thu, Jan 23, 3:30pm - 4:45pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Make a wallet out of duct tape. All supplies will be provided. Please register. For teens and tweens.

Thu, Jan 23, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Southwest - Teen Computer Area
Instructors from the Community Workshop Series at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill teach this course. Students will use library computers.

Thu, Jan 23, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #1 - Room 125
Join members of the Durham Orange Quilters Guild for social quilting, support, and fun. The bee is open to anyone interested, but you will need to bring your own sewing machine or handwork supplies.

Fri, Jan 24, All day
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Join us for a fun indoor Winter Wonderland event with games, crafts and much more! Make sure to stop by, NO REGISTRATION required. Kids of All Ages and Parents Welcomed!

Fri, Jan 24, All day
Don't you want to read more books this winter? Book Bingo is easy -- read books, get prizes! Come to the children's desk, pick up your card, and get started. All ages welcome! Dec 14th-January 31st!

Fri, Jan 24, All day
Mo Willems' characters are loose in the library! Can you help us track them down? They're hidden in the children's section. Come to the children's desk to get started.

Sat, Jan 25, All day
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Join us for a fun indoor Winter Wonderland event with games, crafts and much more! Make sure to stop by, NO REGISTRATION required. Kids of All Ages and Parents Welcomed!

Sat, Jan 25, All day
Don't you want to read more books this winter? Book Bingo is easy -- read books, get prizes! Come to the children's desk, pick up your card, and get started. All ages welcome! Dec 14th-January 31st!

Sat, Jan 25, All day
Mo Willems' characters are loose in the library! Can you help us track them down? They're hidden in the children's section. Come to the children's desk to get started.

Sat, Jan 25, 9:30am - 5:30pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
More info coming soon!

Sat, Jan 25, 9:30am - 11:30am
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #1 - Room 125
Practice your Spanish conversation skills weekly at this informal gathering; intermediate and advanced session at 9:30, beginners session at 10:45.

Sun, Jan 26, All day
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Join us for a fun indoor Winter Wonderland event with games, crafts and much more! Make sure to stop by, NO REGISTRATION required. Kids of All Ages and Parents Welcomed!

Sun, Jan 26, All day
Don't you want to read more books this winter? Book Bingo is easy -- read books, get prizes! Come to the children's desk, pick up your card, and get started. All ages welcome! Dec 14th-January 31st!

Sun, Jan 26, All day
Mo Willems' characters are loose in the library! Can you help us track them down? They're hidden in the children's section. Come to the children's desk to get started.

Mon, Jan 27, All day
Don't you want to read more books this winter? Book Bingo is easy -- read books, get prizes! Come to the children's desk, pick up your card, and get started. All ages welcome! Dec 14th-January 31st!

Mon, Jan 27, All day
Mo Willems' characters are loose in the library! Can you help us track them down? They're hidden in the children's section. Come to the children's desk to get started.

Canceled
Mon, Jan 27, 9:15am - 10:00am
We sing, move to the music, march, play with the parachute and end with a read-aloud. Best for children who are mobile. (For children up to age 5)

Canceled
Mon, Jan 27, 10:30am - 11:00am
Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays and bubbles! For babies up to 23 months.

Canceled
Mon, Jan 27, 11:15am - 11:45am
Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays and bubbles! For babies up to 23 months.

Mon, Jan 27, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Join Miss Julia and discuss a Hogwarts subject and do a magical craft or activity! Registration of each participant is required!

Mon, Jan 27, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #2 - Room 120
Anyone can be a leader! Develop leadership skills with Duke University students through hands-on activities, public speaking, and open discussions. Please register. For teens and tweens.

Mon, Jan 27, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Need an excuse to get moving and get fit?

Mon, Jan 27, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #1 - Room 125
Come test out your mah jongg skills with players of all skill level. Be sure to bring your tiles and cards.

Tue, Jan 28, All day
Don't you want to read more books this winter? Book Bingo is easy -- read books, get prizes! Come to the children's desk, pick up your card, and get started. All ages welcome! Dec 14th-January 31st!

Tue, Jan 28, All day
Mo Willems' characters are loose in the library! Can you help us track them down? They're hidden in the children's section. Come to the children's desk to get started.

Tue, Jan 28, 9:45am - 10:15am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Join Jess Kelly from Signs of Learning for a sign language class just for you and baby!

Tue, Jan 28, 10:30am - 11:00am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Join Jess Kelly from Signs of Learning for a sign language class just for you and baby!

Tue, Jan 28, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Love crafts? Join us for Kids Crafts, every other Tuesday from 4:00-4:30. For ages 5-7. * Registration of each individual child is required! If you run into issues registering call (919) 560-8592.

Tue, Jan 28, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Exercise

Tue, Jan 28, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #1 - Room 125
Heartfulness meditation is a simple practice of meditation on the heart.

Tue, Jan 28, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Enjoy an evening storytime with your child. We provide books, songs, finglerplays and fun!

Tue, Jan 28, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #1 - Room 125
Bring your cross-stitch, knitting, crochet, or embroidery to Southwest. Meet your neighbors and show off your craft.

Wed, Jan 29, All day
Don't you want to read more books this winter? Book Bingo is easy -- read books, get prizes! Come to the children's desk, pick up your card, and get started. All ages welcome! Dec 14th-January 31st!

Wed, Jan 29, All day
Mo Willems' characters are loose in the library! Can you help us track them down? They're hidden in the children's section. Come to the children's desk to get started.

Wed, Jan 29, 9:45am - 10:15am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Join us for a fun and exciting program filled with music and movement. An opportunity to get out some energy by dancing to fun children's music. This program is for children 3 to 5.

Wed, Jan 29, 11:15am - 11:45am
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Hola Amigos, join Ms. Patty in the Children's Program Room for stories and songs in Spanish and English. Hope to see you there!

Wed, Jan 29, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Calling all seniors! Up for a little friendly competition? Come to Senior Game Day to play some old favorites (including Rummikub, Dominoes and Mah Jong) with fellow gamers, and try something new!

Wed, Jan 29, 3:45pm - 4:45pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Hang out at the library and play Nintendo Switch games or classic board games. Games not your thing? Doodle and eat snacks. It's your time to relax and meet other teens. For teens and tweens.

Wed, Jan 29, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #1 - Room 125
Spend three programs writing your very own poem. Please plan attend all three programs. Jan. 29, Feb. 5 and Feb. 12. Thursdays at 4 pm. Best for ages 9 and older.

Wed, Jan 29, 4:15pm - 5:15pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Create a groovy lava lamp, using everyday kitchen items. For teens and tweens, ages 9 and up. * Please register.

Thu, Jan 30, All day
Don't you want to read more books this winter? Book Bingo is easy -- read books, get prizes! Come to the children's desk, pick up your card, and get started. All ages welcome! Dec 14th-January 31st!

Thu, Jan 30, 10:30am - 11:00am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays and bubbles! (Siblings are welcome.)

Thu, Jan 30, 11:15am - 11:45am
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Hola Amigos, vengan a cantar canciones y escuchar historias en espanol. Espero verte pronto! Hi kids, join us for songs and stories all in Spanish. I hope to see you there!

Thu, Jan 30, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Love bingo? Join us for book character bingo! * Registration of each individual child is required! If you run into issues registering call (919) 560-8592. Ages 5+. Registration required!

Thu, Jan 30, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Southwest - Teen Computer Area
Instructors from the Community Workshop Series at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill teach this course. Students will use library computers.

Thu, Jan 30, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #1 - Room 125
Join members of the Durham Orange Quilters Guild for social quilting, support, and fun. The bee is open to anyone interested, but you will need to bring your own sewing machine or handwork supplies.

Fri, Jan 31, All day
Don't you want to read more books this winter? Book Bingo is easy -- read books, get prizes! Come to the children's desk, pick up your card, and get started. All ages welcome! Dec 14th-January 31st!

Fri, Jan 31, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
We bring the LEGOs, you bring the imagination.

Sat, Feb 01, 9:30am - 11:30am
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #1 - Room 125
Practice your Spanish conversation skills weekly at this informal gathering; intermediate and advanced session at 9:30, beginners session at 10:45.

Sat, Feb 01, 10:15am - 10:45am
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Enjoy a family storytime with songs, fingerplays and stories. For children up to age 5.

Sat, Feb 01, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Information session about popular diets and how to choose a plan to help you achieve your health goals for the New Year.

Sat, Feb 01, 11:00am - 11:45am
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Enjoy a storytime with songs, fingerplays and stories. For children up to age 5.

Sun, Feb 02, 2:30pm - 5:00pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
This class is for students with previous Zentangle experience who want to go deeper in their use of shading, strings, auras and fragments while learning new patterns.

Mon, Feb 03, 9:15am - 10:00am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
We sing, move to the music, march, play with the parachute and end with a read-aloud. Best for children who are mobile. (For children up to age 5)

Mon, Feb 03, 10:30am - 11:00am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays and bubbles! For babies up to 23 months.

Mon, Feb 03, 11:15am - 11:45am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays and bubbles! For babies up to 23 months.

Mon, Feb 03, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #2 - Room 120
Anyone can be a leader! Develop leadership skills with Duke University students through hands-on activities, public speaking, and open discussions. Please register. For teens and tweens.

Mon, Feb 03, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Need an excuse to get moving and get fit?

Mon, Feb 03, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #1 - Room 125
Come test out your mah jongg skills with players of all skill level. Be sure to bring your tiles and cards.

Tue, Feb 04, 9:45am - 10:15am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Stories and songs for babies 0-24 months and their grownups.

Tue, Feb 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Stories and songs for babies 0-24 months and their grownups.

Tue, Feb 04, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Exercise

Tue, Feb 04, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Enjoy some sleepy time stories before you are off to bed. Pajama wearing children, welcome! Best for children up to age 5.

Tue, Feb 04, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Mental Health Awareness

Tue, Feb 04, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #1 - Room 125
Bring your cross-stitch, knitting, crochet, or embroidery to Southwest. Meet your neighbors and show off your craft.

Wed, Feb 05, 9:45am - 10:15am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Join us for a fun and exciting program filled with music and movement. An opportunity to get out some energy by dancing to fun children's music. This program is for children 3 to 5.

Wed, Feb 05, 11:15am - 11:45am
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Hola Amigos, join Ms. Patty in the Children's Program Room for stories and songs in Spanish and English. Hope to see you there!

Wed, Feb 05, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Calling all seniors! Up for a little friendly competition? Come to Senior Game Day to play some old favorites (including Rummikub, Dominoes and Mah Jong) with fellow gamers, and try something new!

Wed, Feb 05, 3:45pm - 4:45pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Hang out at the library and play Nintendo Switch games or classic board games. Games not your thing? Doodle and eat snacks. It's your time to relax and meet other teens. For teens and tweens.

Wed, Feb 05, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #1 - Room 125
Spend three programs writing your very own poem. Please plan attend all three programs. Jan. 29, Feb. 5 and Feb. 12. Thursdays at 4 pm. Best for ages 9 and older.

Thu, Feb 06, 10:30am - 11:00am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays and bubbles! (Siblings are welcome.)

Thu, Feb 06, 11:15am - 11:45am
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Hola Amigos, vengan a cantar canciones y escuchar historias en espanol. Espero verte pronto! Hi kids, join us for songs and stories all in Spanish. I hope to see you there!

Thu, Feb 06, 2:00pm - 7:00pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Free tax preparation for low and moderate income taxpayers, including retirees with moderate incomes on a first come, first served basis.

Thu, Feb 06, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Southwest - Teen Computer Area
Instructors from the Community Workshop Series at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill teach this course. Students will use library computers.

Thu, Feb 06, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #1 - Room 125
Join members of the Durham Orange Quilters Guild for social quilting, support, and fun. The bee is open to anyone interested, but you will need to bring your own sewing machine or handwork supplies.

Thu, Feb 06, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Come talk about your favorite books with fellow romance readers!

Sat, Feb 08, 9:30am - 11:30am
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #1 - Room 125
Practice your Spanish conversation skills weekly at this informal gathering; intermediate and advanced session at 9:30, beginners session at 10:45.

Sat, Feb 08, 10:15am - 10:45am
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Enjoy a Saturday Family Storytime. Programs includes stories, finglerplays and books! All ages welcomed

Sat, Feb 08, 11:00am - 11:30am
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Enjoy a Saturday Family Storytime. Programs includes stories, fingerplays and books! All ages welcomed

Sat, Feb 08, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
ASL for ESL Families (English and Spanish) Sign up required due to space email mbelford@dconc.gov with questions * REGISTRATION REQUIRED
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Mon, Feb 10, 9:15am - 10:00am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
We sing, move to the music, march, play with the parachute and end with a read-aloud. Best for children who are mobile. (For children up to age 5)

Mon, Feb 10, 10:30am - 11:00am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays and bubbles! For babies up to 23 months.

Mon, Feb 10, 11:15am - 11:45am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays and bubbles! For babies up to 23 months.

Mon, Feb 10, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #2 - Room 120
Anyone can be a leader! Develop leadership skills with Duke University students through hands-on activities, public speaking, and open discussions. Please register. For teens and tweens.

Mon, Feb 10, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Need an excuse to get moving and get fit?

Mon, Feb 10, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #1 - Room 125
Come test out your mah jongg skills with players of all skill level. Be sure to bring your tiles and cards.

Tue, Feb 11, 9:45am - 10:15am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Stories and songs for babies 0-24 months and their grownups.

Tue, Feb 11, 10:30am - 11:00am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Stories and songs for babies 0-24 months and their grownups.

Tue, Feb 11, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Love crafts? Join us for Kids Crafts, every other Tuesday from 4:00-4:30. For ages 5-7. * Registration of each individual child is required! If you run into issues registering call (919) 560-8592.
Registration opens Tuesday, January 28 2020 at 9:00am

Tue, Feb 11, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Exercise

Tue, Feb 11, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #1 - Room 125
Heartfulness meditation is a simple practice of meditation on the heart.
Registration opens Monday, February 3 2020 at 9:00am

Tue, Feb 11, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Enjoy some sleepy time stories before you are off to bed. Pajama wearing children, welcome! Best for children up to age 5.

Tue, Feb 11, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #1 - Room 125
Bring your cross-stitch, knitting, crochet, or embroidery to Southwest. Meet your neighbors and show off your craft.

Tue, Feb 11, 7:15pm - 8:15pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Learn from KonMari method organizer Holly Bourne how to get your home in alignment with who you are and what you value.

Wed, Feb 12, 9:45am - 10:15am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Join us for a fun and exciting program filled with music and movement. An opportunity to get out some energy by dancing to fun children's music. This program is for children 3 to 5.

Wed, Feb 12, 11:15am - 11:45am
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Join us for a fun and exciting Craft Time. Supplies provided. For Ages 3-6. * Registration Required (SW)
Registration opens Wednesday, January 22 2020 at 9:00am

Wed, Feb 12, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Calling all seniors! Up for a little friendly competition? Come to Senior Game Day to play some old favorites (including Rummikub, Dominoes and Mah Jong) with fellow gamers, and try something new!

Wed, Feb 12, 3:45pm - 4:45pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Hang out at the library and play Nintendo Switch games or classic board games. Games not your thing? Doodle and eat snacks. It's your time to relax and meet other teens. For teens and tweens.

Wed, Feb 12, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #1 - Room 125
Spend three programs writing your very own poem. Please plan attend all three programs. Jan. 29, Feb. 5 and Feb. 12. Thursdays at 4 pm. Best for ages 9 and older.

Wed, Feb 12, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Come decorate a heart shaped cookie. All materials will be provided. Ages 6+, registration required!
Registration opens Wednesday, January 22 2020 at 9:00am

Thu, Feb 13, 10:30am - 11:00am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays and bubbles! (Siblings are welcome.)

Thu, Feb 13, 11:15am - 11:45am
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Join us for a fun and exciting Craft Time. Supplies provided. For Ages 2-4. * Registration Required (SW)
Registration opens Thursday, January 30 2020 at 9:00am

Thu, Feb 13, 2:00pm - 7:00pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Free tax preparation for low and moderate income taxpayers, including retirees with moderate incomes on a first come, first served basis.

Thu, Feb 13, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Don't chew this gum! It's actually slime. Make some slime at the library. All supplies will be provided. For teens and tweens. Please register.

Thu, Feb 13, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Southwest - Teen Computer Area
Instructors from the Community Workshop Series at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill teach this course. Students will use library computers.

Thu, Feb 13, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #1 - Room 125
Join members of the Durham Orange Quilters Guild for social quilting, support, and fun. The bee is open to anyone interested, but you will need to bring your own sewing machine or handwork supplies.

Thu, Feb 13, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Adventurous readers unite!

Fri, Feb 14, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
We bring the LEGOs, you bring the imagination.

Sat, Feb 15, 9:30am - 11:30am
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #1 - Room 125
Practice your Spanish conversation skills weekly at this informal gathering; intermediate and advanced session at 9:30, beginners session at 10:45.

Sat, Feb 15, 10:15am - 10:45am
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Enjoy a family storytime with songs, fingerplays and stories. For children up to age 5.

Sat, Feb 15, 10:30am - 2:30pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
NAMI Smarts for Advocacy is a hands-on advocacy training program that helps people living with mental illness, friends, & family transform their passion & lived experience into skillful advocacy. 

Sat, Feb 15, 11:00am - 11:45am
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Enjoy a storytime with songs, fingerplays and stories. For children up to age 5.

Sun, Feb 16, 2:30pm - 5:00pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
This class is for students with previous Zentangle experience who want to go deeper in their use of shading, strings, auras and fragments while learning new patterns.

Mon, Feb 17, 9:15am - 10:00am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
We sing, move to the music, march, play with the parachute and end with a read-aloud. Best for children who are mobile. (For children up to age 5)

Mon, Feb 17, 10:30am - 11:00am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays and bubbles! For babies up to 23 months.

Mon, Feb 17, 11:15am - 11:45am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays and bubbles! For babies up to 23 months.

Mon, Feb 17, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #2 - Room 120
Anyone can be a leader! Develop leadership skills with Duke University students through hands-on activities, public speaking, and open discussions. Please register. For teens and tweens.

Mon, Feb 17, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Need an excuse to get moving and get fit?

Mon, Feb 17, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #1 - Room 125
Come test out your mah jongg skills with players of all skill level. Be sure to bring your tiles and cards.

Tue, Feb 18, 9:45am - 10:15am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Stories and songs for babies 0-24 months and their grownups.

Tue, Feb 18, 10:30am - 11:00am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Stories and songs for babies 0-24 months and their grownups.

Tue, Feb 18, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
A discussion group for fiction and nonfiction written by authors from around the African continent.

Tue, Feb 18, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Exercise

Tue, Feb 18, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Enjoy some sleepy time stories before you are off to bed. Pajama wearing children, welcome! Best for children up to age 5.

Tue, Feb 18, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #1 - Room 125
Bring your cross-stitch, knitting, crochet, or embroidery to Southwest. Meet your neighbors and show off your craft.

Wed, Feb 19, 9:45am - 10:15am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Join us for a fun and exciting program filled with music and movement. An opportunity to get out some energy by dancing to fun children's music. This program is for children 3 to 5.

Wed, Feb 19, 10:30am - 11:00am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Join us for a Special Squeaky Clean Storytime on Dental Hygiene! We will learn fun ways to keep our teeth squeaky clean with stories and songs.

Wed, Feb 19, 11:15am - 11:45am
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Hola Amigos, join Ms. Patty in the Children's Program Room for stories and songs in Spanish and English. Hope to see you there!

Wed, Feb 19, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Calling all seniors! Up for a little friendly competition? Come to Senior Game Day to play some old favorites (including Rummikub, Dominoes and Mah Jong) with fellow gamers, and try something new!

Wed, Feb 19, 2:15pm - 3:00pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Each program includes a brief storytime and a hands-on activity. For 3 to 5's.

Wed, Feb 19, 3:45pm - 4:45pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Hang out at the library and play Nintendo Switch games or classic board games. Games not your thing? Doodle and eat snacks. It's your time to relax and meet other teens. For teens and tweens.

Wed, Feb 19, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Ever wanted to be a spy? Join Miss Julia (codename: Agent J) and learn a new spy skill every month! Ages 7+, registration required!
Registration opens Monday, February 3 2020 at 9:00am

Thu, Feb 20, 10:30am - 11:00am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays and bubbles! (Siblings are welcome.)

Thu, Feb 20, 11:15am - 11:45am
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Hola Amigos, vengan a cantar canciones y escuchar historias en espanol. Espero verte pronto! Hi kids, join us for songs and stories all in Spanish. I hope to see you there!

Thu, Feb 20, 2:00pm - 7:00pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Free tax preparation for low and moderate income taxpayers, including retirees with moderate incomes on a first come, first served basis.

Thu, Feb 20, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Southwest - Teen Computer Area
Instructors from the Community Workshop Series at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill teach this course. Students will use library computers.

Thu, Feb 20, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #1 - Room 125
Join members of the Durham Orange Quilters Guild for social quilting, support, and fun. The bee is open to anyone interested, but you will need to bring your own sewing machine or handwork supplies.

Thu, Feb 20, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Join in the fun of collective couponing, and learn from fellow couponers ways to save even more money on your grocery bill.