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CRAFTY NC!

2019-04-27 14:00:00 2019-04-27 16:00:00 America/New_York CRAFTY NC! Try new crafts in these hands-on workshops where attendees will leave with a completed creations and new skills. April: acrylic pouring; May: open paint; & June: alcohol inks. Please register. North Regional Library

Saturday, April 27
2:00pm - 4:00pm

Add to Calendar 2019-04-27 14:00:00 2019-04-27 16:00:00 America/New_York CRAFTY NC! Try new crafts in these hands-on workshops where attendees will leave with a completed creations and new skills. April: acrylic pouring; May: open paint; & June: alcohol inks. Please register. North Regional Library

North Regional Library

North - Children's Programming Room

Try new crafts in these hands-on workshops where attendees will leave with a completed creations and new skills. April: acrylic pouring; May: open paint; & June: alcohol inks. Please register.

Ever wanted to try your hand at a new art or craft? These are hands-on workshops where attendees will leave with a completed creation, new skills, and loads of ideas. In April, we’ll try acrylic pouring; in May’s class, we’ll learn screen printing; and in June we’ll learn a galaxy of beautiful effects with alcohol inks. Workshop sizes are limited. UPDATE: May's class will be an open paint. Screen printing will be scheduled as a two-part workshop in the summer.

AGE GROUP: | Senior Citizen | Emerging Adult: 18-24 Year Olds | Adult |

EVENT TYPE: | Arts & Crafts |

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North Regional Library

Phone: 919-560-0231
Location Manager:
Stephanie Fennell

Hours
We're closed Sunday May 26
We're closed Monday May 27
Mon, May 20 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, May 21 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, May 22 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Thu, May 23 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, May 24 9:30AM to 6:00PM
Sat, May 25 9:30AM to 6:00PM
Sun, May 26 Closed
(Memorial Day)

About the branch

North Regional Library opened on January 30, 2007. This 25,000 square foot library features free wireless internet access, public meeting and study rooms, computer access, and more. 

Upcoming events

Mon, May 20, 9:00am - 11:00am
North - Tutoring/Study Room #2
Do you enjoy knitting? Join the knitting club! Bring a pair of size 8 bamboo needles and a skein of light-colored worsted weight yarn. New members of all experience levels welcome.

Mon, May 20, 10:00am - 11:30am
North - Children's Programming Room
Our lives consist of millions of stories--ordinary and extraordinary. Learn to craft your life stories into compelling personal narratives. This class is non fiction but open to writers of any genre.
Registration is now closed

Mon, May 20, 10:30am - 11:00am
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Weekly Monday 10:30am crafts program. Expect to create toys, paintings, and other little masterpieces. Appropriate for varied ages!

Mon, May 20, 12:30pm - 4:30pm
North - Tutoring/Study Room #2
Enjoy an afternoon devoted to this ancient game of skill, strategy, and calculation- and a little luck!

Mon, May 20, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Grade School Masterminds meets every Monday at 4:30pm to offer after-school fun and educational programming. All K-5 students, siblings, and families welcome!

Mon, May 20, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Birth Control: How to Know Which Method is Right for You?

Mon, May 20, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
North - Children's Programming Room
Come read and discuss a book in this bilingual book club. Refreshments will be provided.

Tue, May 21, 10:30am - 11:00am
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Join us for Family Storytime! Perfect for toddlers and preschoolers. Our children's librarian will read a story and let you dance, shake, and jump your wiggles out!

Tue, May 21, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Come play Wii, Xbox, or board games with your friends!

Tue, May 21, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Parents will come read to their children in English or Spanish. Bilingual helpers will be there to support. Los padres leeran a sus ninos en ingles o espanol. Habra ayudantes bilingues para apoyarlos.

Tue, May 21, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
North - Children's Programming Room
Get hooked on crochet with your neighbors at the evening Crochet Club!

Tue, May 21, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
North - Tutoring/Study Room #1
Join us this quarter as we read popular books about women:

Tue, May 21, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
North - Tutoring/Study Room #2
Want to use computers, but not sure how to get started? Join us for this introduction to computer basics.

Tue, May 21, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Line Dance for fun and fitness with instructor Malinda Evans. Music used includes R&B, Pop, and Reggae. Please bring water and a towel, and wear sneakers and dress in loose clothing.

Wed, May 22, 9:00am - 1:00pm
Are you new in Durham? Do you want to be an independent user of the library? Or do you just have questions about what we do at North Regional Library.

Wed, May 22, 10:00am - 11:00am
North - Children's Programming Room
Calling all fiction lovers! Join us on the fourth Wednesday of each month for fun and lively discussions.

Wed, May 22, 10:30am - 11:00am
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Join us for our weekly Wednesday 10:30 storytime! All ages welcome.

Thu, May 23, 10:00am - 11:00am
North - Tutoring/Study Room #1
Adults are invited to drop in for an evening of Coffee, Tea, and Coloring.

Thu, May 23, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
North - Tutoring/Study Room #2
Do you enjoy knitting? Join the knitting club! Bring a pair of size 8 bamboo needles and a skein of light-colored worsted weight yarn. New members of all experience levels welcome.

Thu, May 23, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Experience a different culture at each branch of the Durham County Library. At the North Regional Library we will focus on the cultures of Asia.

Fri, May 24, 9:30am - 10:30am
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Each class offers a well-rounded sequence of yoga stretches and breathing exercises at easy pace. This is a gentle yoga class that especially welcomes older students.

Fri, May 24, 11:00am - 11:30am
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Stories, music, and rhymes for babies birth – 24 months and their grown ups. Siblings are welcome!

Fri, May 24, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Join us as we train with certified professionals who specialize in providing adaptive athletes an opportunity to restore and rebuild their lives beyond limitation through exercise and community. 

Sat, May 25, 9:30am - 1:00pm
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Come learn from experts, meet community partners, and visit with other homeschool families at our annual Homeschool Conference and Resource Fair!

Sat, May 25, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Come learn and test your skills against other players. All ages and skill levels welcome. The North Durham Library Chess Club is an affiliate of the United States Chess Federation.

Mon, May 27, 10:30am - 11:00am
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Weekly Monday 10:30am crafts program. Expect to create toys, paintings, and other little masterpieces. Appropriate for varied ages!

Rescheduled
Mon, May 27, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
New date Friday, May 31, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Think you can make it through our obstacle course without touching the streamers? Test your inner spy skills during our obstacle course.

Mon, May 27, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
North - Children's Programming Room
Grade School Masterminds meets every Monday at 4:30pm to offer after-school fun and educational programming. All K-5 students, siblings, and families welcome!

Tue, May 28, 10:30am - 12:30pm
North - Children's Programming Room
Get hooked on crochet with your neighbors at the Crochet Club!

Tue, May 28, 10:30am - 11:00am
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Join us for Family Storytime! Perfect for toddlers and preschoolers. Our children's librarian will read a story and let you dance, shake, and jump your wiggles out!

Tue, May 28, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Come play Wii, Xbox, or board games with your friends!

Tue, May 28, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
North - Children's Programming Room
Come read in English and Spanish with other families. Volunteers will be available to help some too.

Tue, May 28, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Line Dance for fun and fitness with instructor Malinda Evans. Music used includes R&B, Pop, and Reggae. Please bring water and a towel, and wear sneakers and dress in loose clothing.

Wed, May 29, 10:30am - 11:00am
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Join us for our weekly Wednesday 10:30 storytime! All ages welcome.

Wed, May 29, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Do you like taking things apart? Open up laptops, desktops, and other electronics to find out how they work!

Thu, May 30, 10:00am - 11:00am
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Embrace your inner artist as we use string and nails to create a masterpiece!

Thu, May 30, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
North - Tutoring/Study Room #2
Do you enjoy knitting? Join the knitting club! Bring a pair of size 8 bamboo needles and a skein of light-colored worsted weight yarn. New members of all experience levels welcome.

Fri, May 31, 9:30am - 10:30am
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Each class offers a well-rounded sequence of yoga stretches and breathing exercises at easy pace. This is a gentle yoga class that especially welcomes older students.

Fri, May 31, 11:00am - 11:30am
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Stories, music, and rhymes for babies birth – 24 months and their grown ups. Siblings are welcome!

Fri, May 31, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Join us as we train with certified professionals who specialize in providing adaptive athletes an opportunity to restore and rebuild their lives beyond limitation through exercise and community. 

Fri, May 31, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
North - Children's Programming Room
Sometimes called roleplaying games, or RPGs, these games involve cooperative storytelling in which you and your friends are the heroes. Get ready for adventure! Pre-registration required.

Fri, May 31, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Think you can make it through our obstacle course without touching the streamers? Test your inner spy skills during our obstacle course.

Sat, Jun 01, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Come learn and test your skills against other players. All ages and skill levels welcome. The North Durham Library Chess Club is an affiliate of the United States Chess Federation.

Sat, Jun 01, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
North - Children's Programming Room
Join us for Beyblade Club!

Mon, Jun 03, 9:00am - 11:00am
North - Tutoring/Study Room #2
Do you enjoy knitting? Join the knitting club! Bring a pair of size 8 bamboo needles and a skein of light-colored worsted weight yarn. New members of all experience levels welcome.

Mon, Jun 03, 10:00am - 11:30am
North - Children's Programming Room
Our lives consist of millions of stories--ordinary and extraordinary. Learn to craft your life stories into compelling personal narratives. This class is non fiction but open to writers of any genre.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Jun 03, 10:30am - 11:00am
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Weekly Monday 10:30am crafts program. Expect to create toys, paintings, and other little masterpieces. Appropriate for varied ages!

Mon, Jun 03, 12:30pm - 4:30pm
North - Tutoring/Study Room #2
Enjoy an afternoon devoted to this ancient game of skill, strategy, and calculation- and a little luck!

Mon, Jun 03, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
North - Children's Programming Room
Grade School Masterminds meets every Monday at 4:30pm to offer after-school fun and educational programming. All K-5 students, siblings, and families welcome!

Mon, Jun 03, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
North - Tutoring/Study Room #2
Part 1 is on resume writing. Part 2 is on using Microsoft Word. This class is designed for students new to resume writing with limited experience using Microsoft Word but have basic computer skills.

Mon, Jun 03, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Visiting author Dr. Paul Ortiz returns to read from his latest work, An African American and Latinx History of the United States.

Tue, Jun 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Join us for Family Storytime! Perfect for toddlers and preschoolers. Our children's librarian will read a story and let you dance, shake, and jump your wiggles out!

Tue, Jun 04, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Come play Wii, Xbox, or board games with your friends!

Tue, Jun 04, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
North - Tutoring/Study Room #2
Get hooked on crochet with your neighbors at the evening Crochet Club!

Tue, Jun 04, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Line Dance for fun and fitness with instructor Malinda Evans. Music used includes R&B, Pop, and Reggae. Please bring water and a towel, and wear sneakers and dress in loose clothing.

Wed, Jun 05, 10:30am - 11:00am
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Join us for our weekly Wednesday 10:30 storytime! All ages welcome.

Wed, Jun 05, 11:30am - 1:30pm
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
New to Medicare? Just want to learn more about it? Come to this informative presentation by Gary Knutson of NC SHIIP.

Thu, Jun 06, 10:00am - 11:00am
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Join us for Homeschool Learning Lab Culture Days! This month we will be celebrating Peru!

Thu, Jun 06, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
North - Tutoring/Study Room #2
Do you enjoy knitting? Join the knitting club! Bring a pair of size 8 bamboo needles and a skein of light-colored worsted weight yarn. New members of all experience levels welcome.

Thu, Jun 06, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
North - Children's Programming Room
Email Basics will teach new users the basics of email, as well as understanding it’s uses, services and properties. .

Fri, Jun 07, 11:00am - 11:30am
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Stories, music, and rhymes for babies birth – 24 months and their grown ups. Siblings are welcome!

Sat, Jun 08, 10:00am - 12:00pm
North - Tutoring/Study Room #2
Join fellow writers at North Regional Library to share ideas, destroy the writer's block, or just have a nice quiet place to get some writing done!

Sat, Jun 08, 10:30am - 12:00pm
North - Children's Programming Room
Learn the basics of machine sewing with this project-based class. All materials provided, no experience necessary. Space is limited. Registration required.

Sat, Jun 08, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Come learn and test your skills against other players. All ages and skill levels welcome. The North Durham Library Chess Club is an affiliate of the United States Chess Federation.

Sat, Jun 08, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
North - Children's Programming Room
Try new crafts in these hands-on workshops where attendees will leave with a completed creations and new skills. April: acrylic pouring; May: open paint; & June: alcohol inks. Please register.
This event is full

Sun, Jun 09, 2:00pm - 6:00pm
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Adventurer’s League (AL) is the official organized play for 5th Edition D&D. Teens ages 12-18 are welcome to join us. 
This event is full

Canceled
Sun, Jun 09, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Looking for a space to work on a project, share ideas, and get inspired? Come join us for Open Sew! No registration required but space is limited. Machines are available for 30 minute reservations.

Mon, Jun 10, 9:00am - 11:00am
North - Tutoring/Study Room #2
Do you enjoy knitting? Join the knitting club! Bring a pair of size 8 bamboo needles and a skein of light-colored worsted weight yarn. New members of all experience levels welcome.

Mon, Jun 10, 10:00am - 11:30am
North - Children's Programming Room
Our lives consist of millions of stories--ordinary and extraordinary. Learn to craft your life stories into compelling personal narratives. This class is non fiction but open to writers of any genre.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Jun 10, 10:30am - 11:00am
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Weekly Monday 10:30am crafts program. Expect to create toys, paintings, and other little masterpieces. Appropriate for varied ages!

Mon, Jun 10, 12:30pm - 4:30pm
North - Tutoring/Study Room #2
Enjoy an afternoon devoted to this ancient game of skill, strategy, and calculation- and a little luck!

Mon, Jun 10, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
North - Children's Programming Room
Grade School Masterminds meets every Monday at 4:30pm to offer after-school fun and educational programming. All K-5 students, siblings, and families welcome!

Mon, Jun 10, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
North - Tutoring/Study Room #2
Part 1 is on resume writing. Part 2 is on using Microsoft Word. This class is designed for students new to resume writing with limited experience using Microsoft Word but have basic computer skills.

Mon, Jun 10, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
North - Children's Programming Room
The Mystery Book Club is discussing classic and current political thrillers this spring. We’ll discuss The Hunt for Red October in April, Absolute Power in May, and The President Is Missing in June.

Tue, Jun 11, 10:30am - 12:30pm
North - Children's Programming Room
Get hooked on crochet with your neighbors at the Crochet Club!

Tue, Jun 11, 10:30am - 11:00am
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Join us for Family Storytime! Perfect for toddlers and preschoolers. Our children's librarian will read a story and let you dance, shake, and jump your wiggles out!

Tue, Jun 11, 2:00pm - 6:00pm
Countdown to launch! Join us for the first event leading up to our space-themed Summer Reading season. Use virtual reality to experience tours inside- and outside! -of the International Space Station

Tue, Jun 11, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Come play Wii, Xbox, or board games with your friends!

Tue, Jun 11, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
North - Children's Programming Room
Countdown to launch! Join us for a STEAM storytime with local author, Houston Kidd, and have a blast learning about water bears and gearing up for the Summer Reading season.

Tue, Jun 11, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
North - Children's Programming Room
The fold's the thing! Origami enthusiasts of North Durham are invited to a monthly folding event on the second Tuesday of every month. 

Tue, Jun 11, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Line Dance for fun and fitness with instructor Malinda Evans. Music used includes R&B, Pop, and Reggae. Please bring water and a towel, and wear sneakers and dress in loose clothing.

Wed, Jun 12, 9:00am - 1:00pm
Are you new in Durham? Do you want to be an independent user of the library? Or do you just have questions about what we do at North Regional Library.

Wed, Jun 12, 10:30am - 11:00am
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Join us for our weekly Wednesday 10:30 storytime! All ages welcome.

Thu, Jun 13, 10:00am - 11:00am
North - Tutoring/Study Room #2
Adults are invited to drop in for an evening of Coffee, Tea, and Coloring.

Thu, Jun 13, 10:00am - 11:00am
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
As we start our summer wax museum project, it is important to remember how to do research to avoid copying others' works. Come learn about how to keep notes so you don't accidentally plagiarize.

Thu, Jun 13, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
North - Tutoring/Study Room #2
Do you enjoy knitting? Join the knitting club! Bring a pair of size 8 bamboo needles and a skein of light-colored worsted weight yarn. New members of all experience levels welcome.

Thu, Jun 13, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
North - Children's Programming Room
Join us for an adults crafting evening with cosmic artworks to celebrate the Summer Reading. Cut your own tiles and create mosaic masterpieces with Durham Arts Council. Pre-registration required.

Thu, Jun 13, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Join us for a positively cosmic beginners mosaic make and take project led by professional mosaic artist Jeannette Brossart. No experience necessary!

Fri, Jun 14, 11:00am - 11:30am
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Stories, music, and rhymes for babies birth – 24 months and their grown ups. Siblings are welcome!

Fri, Jun 14, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Writers from the Writing Your History program meet to celebrate the print version of their work.

Fri, Jun 14, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Let your builder's brain explore in our K-5 Lego Club! Join us to make your creation and if you want, have it displayed in the library until the next Lego Club date!

Sat, Jun 15, 10:30am - 12:00pm
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Summer Reading 2019 has launched! Celebrate a "Universe of Stories" and enjoy sci-fi costumes, face painting, crafts, and activities. Plus learn more about the full season of Summer Reading events!

Sat, Jun 15, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
North - Children's Programming Room
Join us for an egg-pic space challenge! Come and show off your engineering skills by building your very own space pod for your astronaut. Be prepared to be outside. Don't miss out, space cadets!

Sat, Jun 15, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Fabian Heitsch is a UNC physics professor and will be joining us for a talk on the life cycle of stars and constellations.

Mon, Jun 17, 9:00am - 11:00am
North - Tutoring/Study Room #2
Do you enjoy knitting? Join the knitting club! Bring a pair of size 8 bamboo needles and a skein of light-colored worsted weight yarn. New members of all experience levels welcome.

Mon, Jun 17, 10:00am - 11:30am
North - Children's Programming Room
Our lives consist of millions of stories--ordinary and extraordinary. Learn to craft your life stories into compelling personal narratives. This class is non fiction but open to writers of any genre.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Jun 17, 10:30am - 11:00am
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Weekly Monday 10:30am crafts program. Expect to create toys, paintings, and other little masterpieces. Appropriate for varied ages!

Mon, Jun 17, 12:30pm - 4:30pm
North - Tutoring/Study Room #2
Enjoy an afternoon devoted to this ancient game of skill, strategy, and calculation- and a little luck!

Mon, Jun 17, 12:30pm - 1:45pm
North - Children's Programming Room
Enrich your life with everyday tools for mindfulness.

Mon, Jun 17, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
North - Children's Programming Room
Grade School Masterminds meets every Monday at 4:30pm to offer after-school fun and educational programming. All K-5 students, siblings, and families welcome!

Mon, Jun 17, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
North - Meeting Room - Left Side
Dealing with Stress – coping skills for dealing with stress or depression and recognizing when professional interaction is warranted

Mon, Jun 17, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
North - Children's Programming Room
Come read and discuss a book in this bilingual book club. Refreshments will be provided.

Mon, Jun 17, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
North - Tutoring/Study Room #1
This class is a 5 week beginning typing class designed for 4th-8th graders. Registration is required. All participants will receive a certification of completion at the end of the 5 week course.
This event is full

Tue, Jun 18, 10:30am - 11:00am
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Join us for Family Storytime! Perfect for toddlers and preschoolers. Our children's librarian will read a story and let you dance, shake, and jump your wiggles out!

Tue, Jun 18, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
North - Children's Programming Room
Come play Wii, Xbox, or board games with your friends!

Tue, Jun 18, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
North - Children's Programming Room
mbelford@dconc.gov to volunteer Teen volunteers (+12) will read with kids ages 4-10 in English or Spanish while using a glow stick to point or follow along. No registration or Spanish needed.

Tue, Jun 18, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
North - Tutoring/Study Room #2
Get hooked on crochet with your neighbors at the evening Crochet Club!

Tue, Jun 18, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
North - Tutoring/Study Room #1
Join us this quarter as we read popular books about women:

Wed, Jun 19, 10:30am - 11:00am
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Join us for our weekly Wednesday 10:30 storytime! All ages welcome.

Wed, Jun 19, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
North - Meeting Room - Full Room
Whether you're always browsing the cookbook aisle or just want to try something new in the kitchen, this fun and tasty program is for you!