A woodworking exhibit by Jim Tobias of HJT Woods will be on display in the lobby of Walkertown Branch Library through the end of February. The exhibit features decorative multi-wood boxes as well as the unique process that Tobias uses to turn sweet gumballs into decorative pendants. The reception will take place on Saturday, February 29, at 12 noon.
The Pre-K Priority will be holding a series of community forums at Forsyth County Public Library branches to discuss how Forsyth County can better provide high quality, affordable early childcare.
Out of an abundance of caution the Forsyth County Board of Elections has unanimously agreed to change the One Stop Early Voting Hours for Thursday and Friday in today's emergency meeting. The 11 early voting locations will open from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. on Thursday, February 20, and 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. on Friday, February 21.
Every four years, we get an extra day on the calendar. We hope you will “leap” over to the Walkertown Branch Library and enjoy a free afternoon concert. Pianist Myron D. Brown, Associate Professor of Music at Winston-Salem State University, will perform music by Chopin, Liszt, and Kapustin. Saturday, February 29, 2 p.m. at the Walkertown Branch Library.
The library will once again partner with volunteers from Forsyth Free Tax and AARP to offer tax assistance at many locations throughout Forsyth County, including several libraries.
With a new decade comes a chance for a new you. As you accomplish your achievements in the new year, it is important to remember to take care of yourself physically, mentally and emotionally. For the next couple of months, our resource spotlight will feature all kinds of resources to help promote your own self-care and awareness. From magazines to eBooks, databases and programs at the library, there are many opportunities for you to explore how you can best promote your health and well-being.