Write and submit a fan fiction short story of 10 pages or less starring your favorite book, movie, or television characters during June and July.
Monday, July 22 at 6 p.m. at the Paddison Memorial Branch in Kernersville: In recognition of the historic moon landing, join us for an exciting presentation for all ages by NASA Ambassador Mike Lucas.
See just how exciting science can be in this show full of mad experiments on Friday, July 26 at 10 a.m.
Since July is right in the middle of summer vacation, the challenge this month will be to read a book that has a beach setting. (The whole book doesn’t have to be at the beach, but at least part of it does.) Some authors like Nancy Thayer and Dorothea Benton Frank have quite a few novels with beach settings, but you don’t have to read a romance novel. Cormac McCarthy’s “The Road” ends on a beach and Peter Benchley’s “Jaws” is set on a beach as well. Ask a librarian if you need suggestions.
Aaron Oakley Robbins has been cutting and pasting collages since the 1990’s. Utilizing various printed media, Robbins creates vintage futuristic scenes where images from around the world are juxtaposed to create new “surrealities” with sometimes hidden, and occasionally apparent, commentary. Robbins grew up in Winston-Salem’s West End neighborhood, just a few hundred yards from Forsyth County Public Library’s central location. He now resides in Asheboro, where he is a high school chemistry teach
Solve puzzles and try to beat our Star Wars escape room at the Paddison Memorial Branch Library.