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Playtime at the Library

Join us for free play in the children’s room on Thursday mornings. Come socialize with other parents while your kids play!

AGE GROUP: | Toddler | Pre-School | Baby |

EVENT TYPE: | Story Time |

TAGS: | |

East Regional Library

Phone: 919-560-0203
Location Manager:
Lauren Doll

Hours
Mon, Dec 09 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Dec 10 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Dec 11 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Thu, Dec 12 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Dec 13 9:30AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Dec 14 9:30AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Dec 15 2:00PM to 6:00PM

About the branch

East Regional Library opened in June of 2006. This 25,000 square foot library features free wireless internet access, public meeting and study rooms, computer access, and more. 

Upcoming events

Mon, Dec 09, 10:30am - 11:00am
East - Children's Programming Room
Parents and their infants can enjoy this lapsit-style storytime program filled with fingerplays and stories focusing on early literacy. Intended age: Babies who are not yet walking/0-18 mths

Mon, Dec 09, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
East - Children's Programming Room
Use cool sharpie colors to design your very own mug! We will supply both the sharpies and mugs. Registration required!
Registration is now closed

Mon, Dec 09, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
East - Tutoring/Study Room #2
Learn to make colorful, personalized slideshows fast!
This event is full

Tue, Dec 10, 10:00am - 12:00pm
East - Meeting Room - Full Room
Come and Join the Over 50 Crowd for discussions, companionship, and an all-around good time.

Canceled
Tue, Dec 10, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Come and Join the Over 50 Crowd for discussions, companionship, and an all-around good time.

Tue, Dec 10, 10:30am - 11:00am
East - Children's Programming Room
At this storytime, walking babies to 3 year olds, along with their parents/caregivers, can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and finger plays, and spend time with other little ones.

Tue, Dec 10, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
East - Children's Programming Room
Make a beautiful holiday decoration using a paper plate and a variety of holiday mini decorations. Come make your unique design to display wherever you would like.
This event is full

Tue, Dec 10, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
East - Tutoring/Study Room #2
Come and join mature, lively discussion about the chosen book of the month. New members welcomed. Book to be discussed: "Homegoing" by Yaa Gyasi.

Wed, Dec 11, All day
East - Teen Area
Closest guess wins the prize!

Wed, Dec 11, 10:30am - 11:00am
East - Children's Programming Room
This storytime, for ages 3-5, features picture books, activities, songs, flannel board stories, and a craft, giving caregivers and children the opportunity to listen and enjoy stories together.

Wed, Dec 11, 11:00am - 12:30pm
East - Meeting Room - Right Side
We gather at East Regional Library on the second Wednesday of the month, 11:00 until 12:30. We like donuts.

Canceled
Thu, Dec 12, 10:30am - 11:00am
Join us for free play in the children’s room on Thursday mornings. Come socialize with other parents while your kids play!

Thu, Dec 12, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
East - Children's Programming Room
Learn basic word processing skills.

Thu, Dec 12, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Join us for an afternoon of fun! Play and make new friends while choosing from a selection of learning toys, like legos, coding toys, alphabet robots, and more!

Thu, Dec 12, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
East - Children's Programming Room
Create your own fairy jar to bring a little magic into your home! Beginner to Intermediate craft. Registration Required.

Fri, Dec 13, 11:00am - 12:00pm
East - Meeting Room - Full Room
Missing Storytime with Horses? Join us for a dance party at the library instead! We will read one dance themed story and then spend the rest of our time boogieing down! All ages are welcome!

Sat, Dec 14, All day
Tweens and Teens: complete a word search for a prize!

Sat, Dec 14, 10:00am - 11:00am
East - Meeting Room - Full Room
Victoria Smith will lead a demonstration of Vinyasa Yoga, suitable for beginners. Come join us at the library and bring your mind & body into balance.

Sat, Dec 14, 10:30am - 12:00pm
East - Children's Programming Room
Are you tired of being cooped up at home? Visit us at East Regional Library at 10:30 a.m. and enjoy a morning movie. Bring a friend.

Sat, Dec 14, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
East - Meeting Room - Full Room
Create your own essential oil candle to combat the winter blues!
This event is full

Sun, Dec 15, All day
At East Regional, there will be a children’s programming break from December 15-January 2. Playtimes will be held in place of storytimes. All traditional children’s programs will resume January 2.

Mon, Dec 16, All day
At East Regional, there will be a children’s programming break from December 15-January 2. Playtimes will be held in place of storytimes. All traditional children’s programs will resume January 2.

Mon, Dec 16, 10:30am - 11:00am
East - Children's Programming Room
Join us for free play in the children’s room on Thursday mornings. Come socialize with other parents while your kids play!

Mon, Dec 16, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
East - Children's Programming Room
We supply the cupcakes and decorations for you to make your original holiday cupcake!

Tue, Dec 17, All day
At East Regional, there will be a children’s programming break from December 15-January 2. Playtimes will be held in place of storytimes. All traditional children’s programs will resume January 2.

Tue, Dec 17, 10:00am - 12:00pm
East - Meeting Room - Full Room
Come and Join the Over 50 Crowd for discussions, companionship, and an all-around good time.

Canceled
Tue, Dec 17, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Come and Join the Over 50 Crowd for discussions, companionship, and an all-around good time.

Tue, Dec 17, 10:30am - 11:00am
East - Children's Programming Room
Join us for free play in the children’s room on Thursday mornings. Come socialize with other parents while your kids play!

Tue, Dec 17, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
East - Children's Programming Room
Come decorate a cookie and then enjoy it while watching Olaf's Frozen Adventure! Registration is appreciated.

Tue, Dec 17, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
East - Tutoring/Study Room #1
Durham Voices is a fiction critique group for those serious about working toward publication. Space is limited, so please contact Phil Locey at (919) 560-0206 about openings before attending.

Wed, Dec 18, All day
Visit the teen room for supplies to create your original bookmarks!

Wed, Dec 18, All day
At East Regional, there will be a children’s programming break from December 15-January 2. Playtimes will be held in place of storytimes. All traditional children’s programs will resume January 2.

Wed, Dec 18, 10:30am - 11:00am
East - Children's Programming Room
Join us for free play in the children’s room on Thursday mornings. Come socialize with other parents while your kids play!

Thu, Dec 19, All day
At East Regional, there will be a children’s programming break from December 15-January 2. Playtimes will be held in place of storytimes. All traditional children’s programs will resume January 2.

Canceled
Thu, Dec 19, 10:30am - 11:00am
Join us for free play in the children’s room on Thursday mornings. Come socialize with other parents while your kids play!

Canceled
Thu, Dec 19, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Do you like computers? Do you like playing games? Coding Club might be for you!

Fri, Dec 20, All day
At East Regional, there will be a children’s programming break from December 15-January 2. Playtimes will be held in place of storytimes. All traditional children’s programs will resume January 2.

Fri, Dec 20, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
East - Meeting Room - Full Room
Join us for our 6th Annual Cookie Houses program. Come and put your cookie house building skills to the test! All materials will be provided. Registration is Required!

Sat, Dec 21, All day
At East Regional, there will be a children’s programming break from December 15-January 2. Playtimes will be held in place of storytimes. All traditional children’s programs will resume January 2.

Sun, Dec 22, All day
At East Regional, there will be a children’s programming break from December 15-January 2. Playtimes will be held in place of storytimes. All traditional children’s programs will resume January 2.

Mon, Dec 23, All day
Programming Break.

Mon, Dec 23, All day
At East Regional, there will be a children’s programming break from December 15-January 2. Playtimes will be held in place of storytimes. All traditional children’s programs will resume January 2.

Canceled
Mon, Dec 23, 10:30am - 11:00am
Join us for free play in the children’s room on Thursday mornings. Come socialize with other parents while your kids play!

Mon, Dec 23, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
East - Tutoring/Study Room #2
Informal, friendly conversation relating to investing at all levels. 6:30-8:00 PM fourth Monday.

Fri, Dec 27, All day
Teen Programming Break.

Fri, Dec 27, All day
At East Regional, there will be a children’s programming break from December 15-January 2. Playtimes will be held in place of storytimes. All traditional children’s programs will resume January 2.

Sat, Dec 28, All day
At East Regional, there will be a children’s programming break from December 15-January 2. Playtimes will be held in place of storytimes. All traditional children’s programs will resume January 2.

Sat, Dec 28, 10:00am - 11:00am
East - Meeting Room - Full Room
Victoria Smith will lead a demonstration of Vinyasa Yoga, suitable for beginners. Come join us at the library and bring your mind & body into balance.

Sun, Dec 29, All day
At East Regional, there will be a children’s programming break from December 15-January 2. Playtimes will be held in place of storytimes. All traditional children’s programs will resume January 2.

Mon, Dec 30, All day
Programming break for Teen Programs.

Mon, Dec 30, All day
At East Regional, there will be a children’s programming break from December 15-January 2. Playtimes will be held in place of storytimes. All traditional children’s programs will resume January 2.

Mon, Dec 30, 10:30am - 11:00am
East - Children's Programming Room
Join us for free play in the children’s room on Thursday mornings. Come socialize with other parents while your kids play!

Tue, Dec 31, All day
Programming Break.

Tue, Dec 31, All day
At East Regional, there will be a children’s programming break from December 15-January 2. Playtimes will be held in place of storytimes. All traditional children’s programs will resume January 2.

Tue, Dec 31, 11:30am - 12:15pm
East - Meeting Room - Full Room
Not able to stay up until midnight to ring in the New Year? Come celebrate early & countdown to noon instead! We will bring in the New Year with books, crafts, & games! Register to ensure a spot!

Thu, Jan 02, All day
Programming Break.

Thu, Jan 02, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
East - Children's Programming Room
In coding club, we will play games, learn coding basics, and explore technology. This program is geared for Grades 3 – 5. Beginners may need their parental or caregiver’s assistance.

Fri, Jan 03, All day
Programming Break.

Fri, Jan 03, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
East - Children's Programming Room
Join us for a monthly themed STEAM Activity. STEAM TEAM will explore, discover, and learn through activities that encourage working together. This program is geared for Grades K – 2.

Sat, Jan 04, 10:30am - 12:00pm
East - Children's Programming Room
Are you tired of being cooped up at home? Visit us at East Regional Library at 10:30 a.m. and enjoy a morning movie. Bring a friend. Snacks will be provided.

Sun, Jan 05, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
East - Children's Programming Room
Make your New Years resolutions "rock solid" by painting decorative inspirational stones! Come as you are, create, and have fun!

Mon, Jan 06, 10:30am - 11:00am
East - Children's Programming Room
Parents and their infants can enjoy this lapsit-style storytime program filled with fingerplays and stories focusing on early literacy. Intended age: Babies who are not yet walking/0-18 mths

Mon, Jan 06, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
East - Children's Programming Room
Tweens & Teens: Play Nintendo Switch games at the Library and enjoy snacks, too!

Tue, Jan 07, 10:00am - 12:00pm
East - Meeting Room - Full Room
Come and Join the Over 50 Crowd for discussions, companionship, and an all-around good time.

Tue, Jan 07, 10:30am - 11:00am
East - Children's Programming Room
At this storytime, walking babies to 3 year olds, along with their parents/caregivers, can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and finger plays, and spend time with other little ones.

Tue, Jan 07, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
East - Tutoring/Study Room #1
Durham Voices is a fiction critique group for those serious about working toward publication. Space is limited, so please contact Phil Locey at (919) 560-0206 about openings before attending.

Wed, Jan 08, 10:30am - 11:00am
East - Children's Programming Room
This storytime, for ages 3-5, features picture books, activities, songs, flannel board stories, and a craft, giving caregivers and children the opportunity to listen and enjoy stories together.

Wed, Jan 08, 11:00am - 12:30pm
East - Meeting Room - Right Side
Daytime Book Club We gather at East Regional Library on the second Wednesday of the month, 11:00 until 12:30. We like donuts.