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Rock Your Rock @ the Library!

2018-08-09 14:30:00 2018-08-09 15:15:00 America/New_York Rock Your Rock @ the Library! Have your kids been begging for a pet? Looking for a pet that will inspire creativity and teach responsibility? Join us at Southwest Regional as you create your own pet rock. For Ages (6 & Up) Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.)

Thursday, August 09
2:30pm - 3:15pm

Add to Calendar 2018-08-09 14:30:00 2018-08-09 15:15:00 America/New_York Rock Your Rock @ the Library! Have your kids been begging for a pet? Looking for a pet that will inspire creativity and teach responsibility? Join us at Southwest Regional as you create your own pet rock. For Ages (6 & Up) Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.)

Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.)

Southwest - Children's Programming Room

Have your kids been begging for a pet? Looking for a pet that will inspire creativity and teach responsibility? Join us at Southwest Regional as you create your own pet rock. For Ages (6 & Up)

AGE GROUP: | Elementary School |

EVENT TYPE: | Arts & Crafts |

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Southwest Regional Library (Shannon Rd.)

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

Hours
Mon, Sep 23 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Sep 24 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Sep 25 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Thu, Sep 26 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Sep 27 9:30AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Sep 28 9:30AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Sep 29 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, Sep 24, All day
Are you ready there are 16 Banned Book titles hidden in the Children’s Area, can you find them? Pick up a slip and pencil to get started, good luck!

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

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

Tue, Sep 24, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Do you love art time? Come join us for Kids Crafts, every other Tuesday from 4:00-4:30. For ages 5-7. * Registration Required!

Tue, Sep 24, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #1 - Room 125
Heartfulness meditation is a simple practice of meditation on the heart.
This event is full

Tue, Sep 24, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Join Ms. Olivia for all types of stories (including bedtime), songs and occasional nonsense on Tuesday nights. PJs and stuffed animals are welcome.

Tue, Sep 24, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #1 - Room 125
Join our needle arts group. Bring your cross-stitch, knitting, crochet, or embroidery to Southwest, meet your neighbors, and show off your craft.

Wed, Sep 25, All day
Are you ready there are 16 Banned Book titles hidden in the Children’s Area, can you find them? Pick up a slip and pencil to get started, good luck!

Wed, Sep 25, 9:00am - 9:30am
Storytime includes stories, songs, fingerplays and bubblies! And maybe some parachute fun. Best for ages up to age 5. To find us, walk around to the back of the building.

Wed, Sep 25, 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, Sep 25, 10:30am - 11:00am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Join us for a fun and wacky Wednesday with Ms. Olivia, a silly story and some silly music. This program is for children aged 3 to 5.

Wed, Sep 25, 11:15am - 11:45am
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Join us for a fun and exciting Craft Time. Supplies provided. For Ages 3-5. * Registration Required (SW)

Wed, Sep 25, 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, and Mah Jong) with fellow game-lovers, and maybe try something new!

Wed, Sep 25, 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.

Thu, Sep 26, All day
Are you ready there are 16 Banned Book titles hidden in the Children’s Area, can you find them? Pick up a slip and pencil to get started, good luck!

Thu, Sep 26, 10:30am - 11:00am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Program includes songs, stories, fingerplays and bubbles! Well behaved children are welcome.

Thu, Sep 26, 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)

Thu, Sep 26, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #1 - Room 125
Express yourself with blackout poetry. Upcycle some old books, by creating your own poems. Please register. For teens and tweens.

Rescheduled
Thu, Sep 26, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
New date Thursday, September 26, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Express yourself with blackout poetry. Upcycle some old books, by creating your own poems. Please register. For teens and tweens.

Thu, Sep 26, 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, Sep 26, 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, Sep 27, All day
Are you ready there are 16 Banned Book titles hidden in the Children’s Area, can you find them? Pick up a slip and pencil to get started, good luck!

Fri, Sep 27, 10:30am - 11:00am
Boost your Friday fun by singing, dancing, clapping, and bouncing to a wide variety of music.

Fri, Sep 27, 3:45pm - 4:45pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Get ready for some back-to-school crafting! Make a cute pencil holder out of origami. Please register. For teens and tweens.

Fri, Sep 27, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Are you ready to squish, knead and create new things? Join us for Play-Doh Lab, all you need to bring is your imagination.

Sat, Sep 28, All day
Are you ready there are 16 Banned Book titles hidden in the Children’s Area, can you find them? Pick up a slip and pencil to get started, good luck!

Sat, Sep 28, 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, Sep 28, 10:15am - 10:45am
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
It's Saturday, bring your entire family to storytime. For babies, toddlers--children up to age 5. Also offered at 11:00 a.m. Hope to see you there!

Sat, Sep 28, 11:00am - 11:30am
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
It's Saturday, bring your entire family to storytime. Enjoy picture books, songs and much much more! For babies, toddlers and preschoolers.

Sat, Sep 28, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Much of today’s epidemic of toxic polarization is driven by how we talk with like-minded people about those on the other side.

Sun, Sep 29, All day
Are you ready there are 16 Banned Book titles hidden in the Children’s Area, can you find them? Pick up a slip and pencil to get started, good luck!

Mon, Sep 30, All day
Are you ready there are 16 Banned Book titles hidden in the Children’s Area, can you find them? Pick up a slip and pencil to get started, good luck!

Mon, Sep 30, 9:15am - 10:00am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Enjoy this interactive music program. We sing songs, march to the beat and have parachute play. When time allows we end with a book. For children up to age 5.

Mon, Sep 30, 10:30am - 11:00am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
A storytime just for baby with simple songs, stories and bubbles! Well behaved siblings are welcome.

Mon, Sep 30, 11:15am - 11:45am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Enjoy a storytime just for baby. Program includes songs, books, fingerplays, music time and bubbles!

Mon, Sep 30, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
This yoga class welcomes all bodies and all levels of experience.

Mon, Sep 30, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Are you ready to go back to Hogwarts? This month we'll be going to Diagon Alley (doing some crafts/activities) to get ready to go back to Hogwarts! Registration required!

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

Mon, Sep 30, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #2 - Room 120
Come test out your mah jongg skills with players of all skill level. Be sure to bring your tiles and cards.

Tue, Oct 01, 9:45am - 10:15am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Stories and songs for babies 0-24 months and their grownups.

Tue, Oct 01, 10:30am - 11:00am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Stories and songs for babies 0-24 months and their grownups.

Tue, Oct 01, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #2 - Room 120
Professional volunteers providing mentoring and workshops on entrepreneurship and business planning. to register for your session with SCORE, call (919) 240-7765 https://chapelhilldurham.score.org

Tue, Oct 01, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Exercise.

Tue, Oct 01, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Join Ms. Olivia for all types of stories (including bedtime), songs and occasional nonsense on Tuesday nights. PJs and stuffed animals are welcome.

Tue, Oct 01, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #1 - Room 125
Join our needle arts group. Bring your cross-stitch, knitting, crochet, or embroidery to Southwest, meet your neighbors, and show off your craft.

Tue, Oct 01, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Mental Health Awareness

Wed, Oct 02, 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, Oct 02, 10:30am - 11:00am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Join us for a fun and wacky Wednesday with Ms. Olivia, a silly story and some silly music. This program is for children aged 3 to 5.

Wed, Oct 02, 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, Oct 02, 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, and Mah Jong) with fellow game-lovers, and maybe try something new!

Wed, Oct 02, 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.

Thu, Oct 03, 10:30am - 11:00am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Program includes songs, stories, fingerplays and bubbles! Well behaved children are welcome.

Thu, Oct 03, 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, Oct 03, 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, Oct 03, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
InStepp Inc., in partnership with Durham County Library, will host classes to help Legal Permanent Residents of the U.S. learn everything they need to know to pass the U.S. citizenship exam.

Thu, Oct 03, 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, Oct 03, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Come talk about your favorite books with fellow romance readers! For a list of our upcoming books, check out our meetup page at http://www.meetup.com/Romance-Lovers-Book-Club/.

Fri, Oct 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Boost your Friday fun by singing, dancing, clapping, and bouncing to a wide variety of music.

Fri, Oct 04, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Are you ready to squish, knead and create new things? Join us for Play-Doh Lab, all you need to bring is your imagination.

Sat, Oct 05, 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, Oct 05, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Citizenship class hold

Sat, Oct 05, 10:15am - 10:45am
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Enjoy a Saturday Family Storytime. Programs includes stories, finglerplays and books! All ages welcomed

Sat, Oct 05, 11:00am - 11:30am
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Enjoy a Saturday Family Storytime. Programs includes stories, fingerplays and books! All ages welcomed

Sat, Oct 05, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Delve deep into dark dungeons and face challenges to make the bravest hero quake with fear... all without leaving the library

Sat, Oct 05, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Hallo Freunde! Celebrate this famous German festival with games, yodeling, and refreshments. Make a paper Alpine hat, decorate a gingerbread heart, and dance the polka to live accordion music!

Mon, Oct 07, 9:15am - 10:00am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Enjoy this interactive music program. We sing songs, march to the beat and have parachute play. When time allows we end with a book. For children up to age 5.

Mon, Oct 07, 10:30am - 11:00am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
A storytime just for baby with simple songs, stories and bubbles! Well behaved siblings are welcome.

Mon, Oct 07, 11:15am - 11:45am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Enjoy a storytime just for baby. Program includes songs, books, fingerplays, music time and bubbles!

Mon, Oct 07, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
This yoga class welcomes all bodies and all levels of experience.

Mon, Oct 07, 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, Oct 07, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #1 - Room 125
Test Booking

Mon, Oct 07, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Delve deep into dark dungeons and face challenges to make the bravest hero quake with fear... all without leaving the library

Mon, Oct 07, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Need an excuse to get moving and get fit?

Mon, Oct 07, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #2 - Room 120
Come test out your mah jongg skills with players of all skill level. Be sure to bring your tiles and cards.

Tue, Oct 08, 9:45am - 10:15am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Stories and songs for babies 0-24 months and their grownups.

Tue, Oct 08, 10:30am - 11:00am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Stories and songs for babies 0-24 months and their grownups.

Tue, Oct 08, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Do you love art time? Come join us for Kids Crafts, every other Tuesday from 4:00-4:30. For ages 5-7. * Registration Required!
Registration opens Tuesday, September 24 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Oct 08, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #1 - Room 125
Heartfulness meditation is a simple practice of meditation on the heart.
This event is full

Tue, Oct 08, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Exercise.

Tue, Oct 08, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Join Ms. Olivia for all types of stories (including bedtime), songs and occasional nonsense on Tuesday nights. PJs and stuffed animals are welcome.

Tue, Oct 08, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #1 - Room 125
Join our needle arts group. Bring your cross-stitch, knitting, crochet, or embroidery to Southwest, meet your neighbors, and show off your craft.

Wed, Oct 09, 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, Oct 09, 10:30am - 11:00am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Join us for a fun and wacky Wednesday with Ms. Olivia, a silly story and some silly music. This program is for children aged 3 to 5.

Wed, Oct 09, 11:15am - 11:45am
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Join us for a fun and exciting Craft Time. Supplies provided. For Ages 3-5. * Registration Required (SW)
Registration opens Wednesday, September 25 2019 at 9:00am

Wed, Oct 09, 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, and Mah Jong) with fellow game-lovers, and maybe try something new!

Wed, Oct 09, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Summer Learning Meeting 1

Wed, Oct 09, 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.

Thu, Oct 10, 10:30am - 11:00am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Program includes songs, stories, fingerplays and bubbles! Well behaved children are welcome.

Thu, Oct 10, 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)

Thu, Oct 10, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Get in the Halloween spirit. Upcycle old books by making Page Pumpkins. All supplies will be provided. For teens & tweens. Please register.

Rescheduled
Thu, Oct 10, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
New date Thursday, October 10, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Get in the Halloween spirit. Upcycle old books by making Page Pumpkins. All supplies will be provided. For teens & tweens. Please register.

Thu, Oct 10, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #2 - Room 120
Test Booking

Thu, Oct 10, 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, Oct 10, 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, Oct 10, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Adventurous readers unite!

Fri, Oct 11, 10:30am - 11:00am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Boost your Friday fun by singing, dancing, clapping, and bouncing to a wide variety of music.

Fri, Oct 11, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
We bring the LEGOs, you bring the imagination.

Sat, Oct 12, 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, Oct 12, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Citizenship class hold

Sat, Oct 12, 10:15am - 10:45am
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
It's Saturday, bring your entire family to storytime. For babies, toddlers--children up to age 5. Also offered at 11:00 a.m. Hope to see you there!

Sat, Oct 12, 11:00am - 11:30am
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
It's Saturday, bring your entire family to storytime. Enjoy picture books, songs and much much more! For babies, toddlers and preschoolers.

Sat, Oct 12, 2:15pm - 3:45pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Create memorable characters; whether writing a short story, novel or a children's story . For all writers; beginners welcome.
This event is full

Sat, Oct 12, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Visit the Information Desk, and ask a teen librarian homework help questions. For teens and tweens, 6th-12th grade.

Sun, Oct 13, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Learn how to paint your face for Halloween from the professional make-up artist, Brian Davis. Choose to be Frankenstein, a witch, a zombie or perhaps Dracula. Paints and supplies will be provided.

Mon, Oct 14, 9:15am - 10:00am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Enjoy this interactive music program. We sing songs, march to the beat and have parachute play. When time allows we end with a book. For children up to age 5.

Mon, Oct 14, 10:30am - 11:00am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
A storytime just for baby with simple songs, stories and bubbles! Well behaved siblings are welcome.

Mon, Oct 14, 11:15am - 11:45am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Enjoy a storytime just for baby. Program includes songs, books, fingerplays, music time and bubbles!

Mon, Oct 14, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
This yoga class welcomes all bodies and all levels of experience.

Mon, Oct 14, 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, Oct 14, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #1 - Room 125
Test Booking

Mon, Oct 14, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Need an excuse to get moving and get fit?

Mon, Oct 14, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #2 - Room 120
Come test out your mah jongg skills with players of all skill level. Be sure to bring your tiles and cards.

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

Tue, Oct 15, 10:30am - 11:00am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Stories and songs for babies 0-24 months and their grownups.

Tue, Oct 15, 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, Oct 15, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #2 - Room 120
Professional volunteers providing mentoring and workshops on entrepreneurship and business planning. to register for your session with SCORE, call (919) 240-7765 https://chapelhilldurham.score.org

Tue, Oct 15, 4:30pm - 5:00pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Join us at Southwest and let us show you how you can make your own set of DIY: Spooky Glass Magnets! Supplies provided Ages 8+ * Register Required.
Registration opens Tuesday, October 1 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Oct 15, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Exercise.

Tue, Oct 15, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Join Ms. Olivia for all types of stories (including bedtime), songs and occasional nonsense on Tuesday nights. PJs and stuffed animals are welcome.

Tue, Oct 15, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #2 - Room 120
Calling all teen volunteers! We need help with our Library Labyrinth the last week of October. Interested in earning volunteer hours? Come to this information session to learn more about volunteering.

Tue, Oct 15, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #1 - Room 125
Join our needle arts group. Bring your cross-stitch, knitting, crochet, or embroidery to Southwest, meet your neighbors, and show off your craft.

Wed, Oct 16, 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, Oct 16, 10:30am - 11:00am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Join us for a fun and wacky Wednesday with Ms. Olivia, a silly story and some silly music. This program is for children aged 3 to 5.

Wed, Oct 16, 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, Oct 16, 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, and Mah Jong) with fellow game-lovers, and maybe try something new!

Wed, Oct 16, 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, Oct 16, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Want to be a spy? Come and learn a new spy skill every month! This month: learn all about codes and ciphers and see if you can break the code before it's too late! Ages 7+, registration required!
Registration opens Tuesday, October 1 2019 at 9:00am

Thu, Oct 17, 10:30am - 11:00am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Program includes songs, stories, fingerplays and bubbles! Well behaved children are welcome.

Thu, Oct 17, 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, Oct 17, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Get in the Halloween spirit! Come make glow-in-the-dark slime. All supplies will be provided. For teens and tweens.

Rescheduled
Thu, Oct 17, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
New date Thursday, October 17, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Get in the Halloween spirit! Come make glow-in-the-dark slime. All supplies will be provided. For teens and tweens.

Thu, Oct 17, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #2 - Room 120
Test Booking

Thu, Oct 17, 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, Oct 17, 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.

Fri, Oct 18, 10:30am - 11:00am
Boost your Friday fun by singing, dancing, clapping, and bouncing to a wide variety of music.

Fri, Oct 18, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Are you ready to squish, knead and create new things? Join us for Play-Doh Lab, all you need to bring is your imagination.

Sat, Oct 19, 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, Oct 19, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Citizenship class hold

Sat, Oct 19, 10:15am - 10:45am
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Enjoy a Saturday Family Storytime. Programs includes stories, finglerplays and books! All ages welcomed

Sat, Oct 19, 11:00am - 11:30am
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Enjoy a Saturday Family Storytime. Programs includes stories, fingerplays and books! All ages welcomed

Sat, Oct 19, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Enjoy comic books or graphic novels? Join us for the monthly meeting of Durham County Library's Graphic Book Club. Register

Sat, Oct 19, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Watch the classic Halloween movie, Hocus Pocus, at the library. For children, teens, and tweens. Popcorn will be served.

Mon, Oct 21, 9:15am - 10:00am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Enjoy this interactive music program. We sing songs, march to the beat and have parachute play. When time allows we end with a book. For children up to age 5.

Mon, Oct 21, 10:30am - 11:00am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
A storytime just for baby with simple songs, stories and bubbles! Well behaved siblings are welcome.

Mon, Oct 21, 11:15am - 11:45am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Enjoy a storytime just for baby. Program includes songs, books, fingerplays, music time and bubbles!

Mon, Oct 21, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
This yoga class welcomes all bodies and all levels of experience.

Mon, Oct 21, 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, Oct 21, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #1 - Room 125
Test Booking

Mon, Oct 21, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Need an excuse to get moving and get fit?

Mon, Oct 21, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #2 - Room 120
Come test out your mah jongg skills with players of all skill level. Be sure to bring your tiles and cards.

Mon, Oct 21, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Are you ready to explore strange new worlds, seek out new life and new civilizations, and boldly go where no one has gone before?
Registration opens Tuesday, September 24 2019 at 12:00pm

Tue, Oct 22, 9:45am - 10:15am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Stories and songs for babies 0-24 months and their grownups.

Tue, Oct 22, 10:30am - 11:00am
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Stories and songs for babies 0-24 months and their grownups.

Tue, Oct 22, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Do you love art time? Come join us for Kids Crafts, every other Tuesday from 4:00-4:30. For ages 5-7. * Registration Required!
Registration opens Tuesday, October 8 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Oct 22, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Join Mariah M, from Blackspace Poetry, for a writing workshop where participants will focus on how to construct a poem, and how to fine-tune freewrites. For teens, ages 13 and up!

Tue, Oct 22, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #1 - Room 125
Heartfulness meditation is a simple practice of meditation on the heart.
This event is full

Tue, Oct 22, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Exercise.

Tue, Oct 22, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Join Ms. Olivia for all types of stories (including bedtime), songs and occasional nonsense on Tuesday nights. PJs and stuffed animals are welcome.

Tue, Oct 22, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #1 - Room 125
Join our needle arts group. Bring your cross-stitch, knitting, crochet, or embroidery to Southwest, meet your neighbors, and show off your craft.

Tue, Oct 22, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
Create delicious Mocktails to be the hit of your next party. Receive professional techniques and tasty recipes at our library event.

Wed, Oct 23, All day
All Durham County Library locations will be closed for a Staff Development Day.

Canceled
Wed, Oct 23, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Calling all seniors! Up for a little friendly competition? Come to Senior Game Day to play some old favorites (including Rummikub, and Mah Jong) with fellow game-lovers, and maybe try something new!

Thu, Oct 24, All day
Southwest - Meeting Room - Full Room
ENTER the Library Labyrinth if you dare! Will you be able to find your way out? Library Labyrinth Set-Up

Thu, Oct 24, 10:30am - 11:00am
Southwest - Children's Programming Room
Enjoy songs, stories, fingerplays and bubbles!

Thu, Oct 24, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Visit the Information Desk, and ask a teen librarian homework help questions. For teens and tweens, 6th-12th grade.

Thu, Oct 24, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Southwest - Tutoring/Study Room #2 - Room 120
Test Booking

Thu, Oct 24, 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, Oct 24, 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.