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STEAM TEAM

Grades K - 2

Join us for a monthly STEAM themed Activity. STEAM TEAM will explore, discover, and learn through activities that encourage working together. This program is designed for Grades K – 2.

March 13th: Art with Math

Come explore circles and numbers and practice counting and making patterns while creating a piece of art in the process.

March 27th: Making Marionettes

Do you like puppets? Join us at the library to create and design your own marionette out of new and reusable materials. Examples will be provided for inspiration. Imaginary play is encouraged!

May 8th: Makerspace Afternoon

Create, construct, and collaborate at the library. Come and practice your building skills with the library’s makerspace kits. Explore engineering or challenge yourself with cardboard construction. Work together or on your own!

May 29th: Coding Games

Do you like playing games? Do you like technology? Coding games might be for you! We will play games, learn coding basics, and explore technology together. No experience necessary!

AGE GROUP: | Elementary School |

EVENT TYPE: | S.T.E.A.M | Maker | Arts & Crafts |

TAGS: | STEM | STEAM | Elementary School | Educational | DIY | Crafts | Arts & Crafts |

East Regional Library

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

Hours
We're closed Friday April 10
We're closed Saturday April 11
Mon, Mar 30 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Mar 31 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Apr 01 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Thu, Apr 02 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Apr 03 9:30AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Apr 04 9:30AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Apr 05 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

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Sat, Apr 04, All day
At East Regional, there will be a children’s programming break for the month of April. Playtimes, movies, & other special programs will be held! All traditional children’s programs will resume May 1.

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Sat, Apr 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
Bring the whole family to enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and finger plays, and spend time with other little ones. Intended ages: 0-5 years old.

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Sun, Apr 05, All day
At East Regional, there will be a children’s programming break for the month of April. Playtimes, movies, & other special programs will be held! All traditional children’s programs will resume May 1.

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Mon, Apr 06, All day
At East Regional, there will be a children’s programming break for the month of April. Playtimes, movies, & other special programs will be held! All traditional children’s programs will resume May 1.

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Mon, Apr 06, 10:30am - 11:00am
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

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Mon, Apr 06, 10:30am - 11:00am
Join us for playtime in place of storytime during our programming break! Come out & make new friends with other caregivers while your children play! Storytimes will resume at the start of next month.

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Mon, Apr 06, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Join us for a dynamic, fun-filled poetry workshop, led by local poet & author, Marcus Harris.

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Mon, Apr 06, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Home brewing is easy to do and a fun way to spend an afternoon. Homebrew How-To will show you the basics of making your own low-cost libations.

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Tue, Apr 07, All day
At East Regional, there will be a children’s programming break for the month of April. Playtimes, movies, & other special programs will be held! All traditional children’s programs will resume May 1.

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

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Tue, Apr 07, 10:30am - 11:00am
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.

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Tue, Apr 07, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Legal Aid's free criminal record expunction clinic lets participants learn if they can remove info from their criminal record. The clinic will provide general legal information and guidance only.

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Tue, Apr 07, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
"We're all mad here"...think you can identify different teas by taste buds alone? Test your skills and submit your answers to win a prize as we learn about the history of tea and how to make your own!

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Tue, Apr 07, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
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.

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Wed, Apr 08, All day
At East Regional, there will be a children’s programming break for the month of April. Playtimes, movies, & other special programs will be held! All traditional children’s programs will resume May 1.

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Wed, Apr 08, 10:30am - 11:00am
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.

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Wed, Apr 08, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Join all your friends at the library for a movie and a snack during our break from storytimes!

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Wed, Apr 08, 11:00am - 12:30pm
The Daytime Bookclub is a friendly gathering of book lovers who prefer to meet during the light of day.See Mark Donnelly (919) 560-0208.

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Thu, Apr 09, All day
April is National Poetry Month! We'll supply the crafts for you to create an original poem. Visit the Teen Room to make your poem. Runs April 9-16.

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Thu, Apr 09, All day
At East Regional, there will be a children’s programming break for the month of April. Playtimes, movies, & other special programs will be held! All traditional children’s programs will resume May 1.

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Thu, Apr 09, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
If you need help filing your State or Federal 1040 forms, AARP would like to help. Registration is required, as this is by appointment only. Please read further for a list of documents to bring.

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Thu, Apr 09, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
If you need help filing your State or Federal 1040 forms, AARP would like to help. Registration is required, as this is by appointment only. Please read further for a list of documents to bring.

Canceled
Thu, Apr 09, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
If you need help filing your State or Federal 1040 forms, AARP would like to help. Registration is required, as this is by appointment only. Please read further for a list of documents to bring.

Canceled
Thu, Apr 09, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
This is a 6-week course on fiction writing, facilitated by Redbud Writing Project. Space is limited, so please be available to attend all 6 sessions. Registration opens 2/17/20.

Canceled
Thu, Apr 09, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
If you need help filing your State or Federal 1040 forms, AARP would like to help. Registration is required, as this is by appointment only. Please read further for a list of documents to bring.

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Thu, Apr 09, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Stressed about life in general? Come to the library for a Headspace Meditation session to relax and unwind. No experience necessary, come as you are! Tea and adult coloring pages will be provided.

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Fri, Apr 10, All day
At East Regional, there will be a children’s programming break for the month of April. Playtimes, movies, & other special programs will be held! All traditional children’s programs will resume May 1.

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Sat, Apr 11, All day
At East Regional, there will be a children’s programming break for the month of April. Playtimes, movies, & other special programs will be held! All traditional children’s programs will resume May 1.

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Sun, Apr 12, All day
At East Regional, there will be a children’s programming break for the month of April. Playtimes, movies, & other special programs will be held! All traditional children’s programs will resume May 1.

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Mon, Apr 13, All day
Make your own poetry with magnetic words and boards in the Teen Room!

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Mon, Apr 13, All day
At East Regional, there will be a children’s programming break for the month of April. Playtimes, movies, & other special programs will be held! All traditional children’s programs will resume May 1.

Canceled
Mon, Apr 13, 10:30am - 11:00am
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

Canceled
Mon, Apr 13, 10:30am - 11:00am
Join us for playtime in place of storytime during our programming break! Come out & make new friends with other caregivers while your children play! Storytimes will resume at the start of next month.

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Mon, Apr 13, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Prepare for your citizenship exam with this 10-week course. Free or discounted naturalization services available to all LPRs who attend.

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Mon, Apr 13, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
PowerPoint Basics is a single class covering the creation of a colorful PowerPoint slideshow.

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Tue, Apr 14, All day
At East Regional, there will be a children’s programming break for the month of April. Playtimes, movies, & other special programs will be held! All traditional children’s programs will resume May 1.

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Tue, Apr 14, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Come and Join the Over 50 Crowd for discussions, companionship, and an all-around good time.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 14, 10:30am - 11:00am
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.

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Tue, Apr 14, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Join us at East Regional with an evening of Bingo! Bring the whole family, meet members in your community and win prizes!

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Tue, Apr 14, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Family Bingo: Join us at East Regional with an evening of Bingo! Bring the whole family, meet members in your community and win prizes!

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Tue, Apr 14, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Come and join mature, lively discussion about the chosen book of the month. New members welcomed. Book to be discussed: "Life After Life" by Jill McCorkle.

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Wed, Apr 15, All day
At East Regional, there will be a children’s programming break for the month of April. Playtimes, movies, & other special programs will be held! All traditional children’s programs will resume May 1.

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Wed, Apr 15, 10:30am - 11:00am
Join us for playtime in place of storytime during our programming break! Come out & make new friends with other caregivers while your children play! Storytimes will resume at the start of next month.

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Wed, Apr 15, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Join all your friends at the library for a movie and a snack during our break from storytimes!

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Thu, Apr 16, All day
Challenge yourself and friends to a variety of board games in the Teen Room.

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Thu, Apr 16, All day
At East Regional, there will be a children’s programming break for the month of April. Playtimes, movies, & other special programs will be held! All traditional children’s programs will resume May 1.

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Thu, Apr 16, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Explore the world's most popular spreadsheet software.

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Thu, Apr 16, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Prepare for your citizenship exam with this 10-week course. Free or discounted naturalization services available to all LPRs who attend.

Canceled
Thu, Apr 16, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
This is a 6-week course on fiction writing, facilitated by Redbud Writing Project. Space is limited, so please be available to attend all 6 sessions. Registration opens 2/17/20.

Canceled
Fri, Apr 17, All day
At East Regional, there will be a children’s programming break for the month of April. Playtimes, movies, & other special programs will be held! All traditional children’s programs will resume May 1.

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Sat, Apr 18, All day
At East Regional, there will be a children’s programming break for the month of April. Playtimes, movies, & other special programs will be held! All traditional children’s programs will resume May 1.

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Sat, Apr 18, 10:30am - 11:00am
Join us for playtime in place of storytime during our programming break! Come out & make new friends with other caregivers while your children play! Storytimes will resume at the start of next month.

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Sat, Apr 18, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Just because it's no longer November doesn't mean the fun (or work) stops! Join us for our year-round workshops to learn and discuss writing-related issues. Each workshop has its own topic.

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Sun, Apr 19, All day
At East Regional, there will be a children’s programming break for the month of April. Playtimes, movies, & other special programs will be held! All traditional children’s programs will resume May 1.

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Mon, Apr 20, All day
At East Regional, there will be a children’s programming break for the month of April. Playtimes, movies, & other special programs will be held! All traditional children’s programs will resume May 1.

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Mon, Apr 20, 10:30am - 11:00am
Join us for playtime in place of storytime during our programming break! Come out & make new friends with other caregivers while your children play! Storytimes will resume at the start of next month.

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Mon, Apr 20, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Visit the Poetry Fox in the Teen Room! Choose a word, the fox will type out your own personal poem!

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Mon, Apr 20, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Prepare for your citizenship exam with this 10-week course. Free or discounted naturalization services available to all LPRs who attend.

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Tue, Apr 21, All day
Celebrate National Library Week by finding all the words in the Library Word Search. Find them all = win a prize!

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Tue, Apr 21, All day
At East Regional, there will be a children’s programming break for the month of April. Playtimes, movies, & other special programs will be held! All traditional children’s programs will resume May 1.

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Tue, Apr 21, 10:30am - 11:00am
Join us for playtime in place of storytime during our programming break! Come out & make new friends with other caregivers while your children play! Storytimes will resume at the start of next month.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 21, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
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.

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Wed, Apr 22, All day
At East Regional, there will be a children’s programming break for the month of April. Playtimes, movies, & other special programs will be held! All traditional children’s programs will resume May 1.

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Wed, Apr 22, 10:30am - 11:00am
Join us for playtime in place of storytime during our programming break! Come out & make new friends with other caregivers while your children play! Storytimes will resume at the start of next month.

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Wed, Apr 22, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Join all your friends at the library for a movie and a snack during our break from storytimes!

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Wed, Apr 22, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Discover all the hidden wonders of AncestryLibrary and how to utilize it to answer all of your genealogy questions! No prior knowledge necessary, come as you are!

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Thu, Apr 23, All day
At East Regional, there will be a children’s programming break for the month of April. Playtimes, movies, & other special programs will be held! All traditional children’s programs will resume May 1.

Canceled
Thu, Apr 23, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Prepare for your citizenship exam with this 10-week course. Free or discounted naturalization services available to all LPRs who attend.

Canceled
Thu, Apr 23, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
This is a 6-week course on fiction writing, facilitated by Redbud Writing Project. Space is limited, so please be available to attend all 6 sessions. Registration opens 2/17/20.

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Thu, Apr 23, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Think you have what it takes to win? We will demo and learn new board games each month including: "Sushi Go Party", "Tokaido", "Detective Club", "Hanabi", "Parade", "Colt Express", and so much more!

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Fri, Apr 24, All day
At East Regional, there will be a children’s programming break for the month of April. Playtimes, movies, & other special programs will be held! All traditional children’s programs will resume May 1.

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Sat, Apr 25, All day
At East Regional, there will be a children’s programming break for the month of April. Playtimes, movies, & other special programs will be held! All traditional children’s programs will resume May 1.

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Sat, Apr 25, 10:00am - 11:00am
Arrange dried and pressed flowers into a creative collage that you can hang on your wall!

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Sat, Apr 25, 10:30am - 11:00am
Join us for playtime in place of storytime during our programming break! Come out & make new friends with other caregivers while your children play! Storytimes will resume at the start of next month.

Canceled
Sat, Apr 25, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Stressed about life in general? Come to the library for a Headspace Meditation session to relax and unwind. No experience necessary, come as you are! Tea and adult coloring pages will be provided.

Canceled
Sun, Apr 26, All day
At East Regional, there will be a children’s programming break for the month of April. Playtimes, movies, & other special programs will be held! All traditional children’s programs will resume May 1.

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Mon, Apr 27, All day
At East Regional, there will be a children’s programming break for the month of April. Playtimes, movies, & other special programs will be held! All traditional children’s programs will resume May 1.

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Mon, Apr 27, 6:30am - 8:00pm
A lively friendly group meeting monthly to discuss investments, retirement, business trends and tax.

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Mon, Apr 27, 9:00am - 5:00pm
NC Works is coming to East Regional once a month to provide assistance with job searches, resume building, interview preparation, and other job-related topics. Come and see what they can offer you!

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Mon, Apr 27, 10:30am - 11:00am
Join us for playtime in place of storytime during our programming break! Come out & make new friends with other caregivers while your children play! Storytimes will resume at the start of next month.

Canceled
Mon, Apr 27, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Prepare for your citizenship exam with this 10-week course. Free or discounted naturalization services available to all LPRs who attend.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 28, All day
At East Regional, there will be a children’s programming break for the month of April. Playtimes, movies, & other special programs will be held! All traditional children’s programs will resume May 1.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 28, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Come and Join the Over 50 Crowd for discussions, companionship, and an all-around good time.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 28, 10:30am - 11:00am
Join us for playtime in place of storytime during our programming break! Come out & make new friends with other caregivers while your children play! Storytimes will resume at the start of next month.

Canceled
Wed, Apr 29, All day
At East Regional, there will be a children’s programming break for the month of April. Playtimes, movies, & other special programs will be held! All traditional children’s programs will resume May 1.

Canceled
Wed, Apr 29, 10:30am - 11:00am
Join us for playtime in place of storytime during our programming break! Come out & make new friends with other caregivers while your children play! Storytimes will resume at the start of next month.

Canceled
Wed, Apr 29, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Join all your friends at the library for a movie and a snack during our break from storytimes!

Canceled
Thu, Apr 30, All day
At East Regional, there will be a children’s programming break for the month of April. Playtimes, movies, & other special programs will be held! All traditional children’s programs will resume May 1.

Canceled
Thu, Apr 30, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Prepare for your citizenship exam with this 10-week course. Free or discounted naturalization services available to all LPRs who attend.

Sat, May 02, 10:30am - 11:00am
East - Children's Programming Room
Bring the whole family to enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and finger plays, and spend time with other little ones. Intended ages: 0-5 years old.

Mon, May 04, 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, May 04, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
East - Meeting Room - Full Room
Are you between 9-12 and like to read? Join us to read and explore Sharon Draper's book "Out of My Mind." Copies of books will be available at this meeting.

Mon, May 04, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
East - Children's Programming Room
Prepare for your citizenship exam with this 10-week course. Free or discounted naturalization services available to all LPRs who attend.