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Walkertown Branch Library News

  1. Talk about Stonehenge in Walkertown

    Talk about Stonehenge in Walkertown

    Stonehenge is a prehistoric monument located in Wiltshire, England. One of the most famous sites in the world, Stonehenge is the remains of a ring of standing stones set within earthworks. Local Author J David Michaels will be discussing his personal impressions from visiting this sacred historic place on Tuesday, September 22nd, at 7 pm.

  2. Free Yoga Classes in Walkertown September 10th, 3:30 and 5 pm

    Free Yoga Classes in Walkertown September 10th, 3:30 and 5 pm

    Come to free one-hour Yoga session for adults on Thursday, September 10th, 3:30 pm. We also have 5 pm class. Bring your exercise mat, a small blanket or a beach towel. The instructor is Lisa Kushner. New students please call the library to register at 336-703-2990.

  3.  Digitization Station Assistance in Walkertown October 5th

    Digitization Station Assistance in Walkertown October 5th

    The Walkertown Branch Library offers free, do-it-yourself digitization of photos, VHS tapes and audio tapes to share and enjoy for years to come. Call 336-703-2990 to sign up for one-on-one assistance with the equipment.

  4. Learn to download eBooks in Walkertown

    Learn to download eBooks in Walkertown

    New to downloading eBooks? Switched to a new eReader? Meet with your librarian for one-on-one help session specific to your device at the time convenient for you. Learn about downloading free eBooks from the NC Digital Library. Make an appointment with an expert librarian in Walkertown by calling 336-703-3052.

  5. Enjoy Sensory Storytime for Children Saturday, September 19

    Enjoy Sensory Storytime for Children Saturday, September 19

    Join us for a playful sharing of FALL LEAVES FALL! at Malloy/Jordan East Winston Heritage Center, 11 am on Saturday, Sept. 19. All ages are invited, especially children with sensory integration challenges.

  6. Creative Writing with Ann Wallace in Walkertown

    Creative Writing with Ann Wallace in Walkertown

    Discover how to express your inner muse and learn new writing techniques. Get help writing your memoirs or a song. No pressure, no criticism, just warm-hearted encouragement. For Adults. Poetry, personal narratives, descriptive essays, short stories. Learning experience with Ann Wallace, a published author and a song writer, at the Walkertown Branch Library, Monday, September 14th, 7-8:30 pm.

  7. Free Beginner's Photography Class in Walkertown September 12th

    Free Beginner's Photography Class in Walkertown September 12th

    Free Beginner's Photography Class for any type of cameras will be held at the Walkertown Branch Library on Saturday, September 12th, at 10:30 am. This class would cover a range of topics that can be used with any type of cameras including cell phones. Sign up by phone 336-703-2990 and make you best shots this summer!

  8. Where to Go When Google Doesn’t Know?

    Where to Go When Google Doesn’t Know?

    With the help of sites such as Google and ask.com, students have become savvy online searchers. But even the most agile Internet searchers find that some questions just don’t produce the right results, leaving them unable to adequately complete their assignments.

  9. Free Piano Concert in Walkertown September 26, 3 pm

    Free Piano Concert in Walkertown September 26, 3 pm

    A native of Moscow, Russia, Dmitri Shteinberg played piano at some of America’s most important concert halls, including the Kennedy Center in Washington and the Alice Tully Hall in New York. He will be playing solo piano concert at the Walkertown Branch library on Saturday, September 26th, at 3 pm. The program include music by Robert Schumann, Frédéric Chopin, and Modest Mussorgsky. Free concert. No reservation required.

  10. Sign Language: Free Classes in Walkertown in September

    Sign Language: Free Classes in Walkertown in September

    Interested in learning sign language? We have the perfect workshop for you. The instructor, Barry Geller, will teach two classes in September. Monday, September 14th, 6 pm and Saturday, September 19th, 10:30 am at the Walkertown Branch library. Sign up for either or both sessions by phone 336-703-2990 or via email walkertownlibrary@gmail.com

  11. Children Invited To Read to Two Dogs at Walkertown

    Children Invited To Read to Two Dogs at Walkertown

    Young readers and dog lovers in grades Pre-K to 5 may read to Tail-Waggin' Tutors Adare and Chloe at Walkertown Branch on Monday, September 14, from 6 - 7 pm. To reserve a turn with these lovable, listening dogs, please call 336-703-2990.

  12. Service Spotlight: Adult Outreach

    Service Spotlight: Adult Outreach

    The Forsyth County Public Library Homebound and Institutionalized Department, also known as Adult Outreach, began delivering library materials to customers in 1972. The staff provides special services to customers who are homebound, institutionalized or otherwise unable to travel to one of our library buildings.

  13. Friends of the Walkertown Library Book Club

    Friends of the Walkertown Library Book Club

    Join the Friends of the Walkertown Library Book Club as we read and discuss this year's On The Same Page award winning selection, In the Heart of the Sea, by Nathaniel Philbrick. Saturday, September 12th, 10:30 am. No reservation required. Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Library. Call 336-703-2990 if you have any questions.

  14. Learn to Knit, Crochet and more at Walkertown Library

    Learn to Knit, Crochet and more at Walkertown Library

    Regardless of your skill level, you are invited to join our group for a relaxing evening of knitting, crocheting and making new friends. Learn the basics, bring a project and share your skills and ideas. Ask questions, learn tips and get inspiration from your fellow needle workers. For adults and Teens.

  15. Lanterns of Hope: Saturday, September 12 @ 8 pm

    Lanterns of Hope: Saturday, September 12 @ 8 pm

    Come and create a lantern, and express your own hopes for peace at the library booth in International Village on Saturday, September 12, 2015, at Corpening Plaza (231 West First St.) in downtown Winston-Salem.

  16. I LOVE MY LIBRARIAN AWARD!

    I LOVE MY LIBRARIAN AWARD!

    Librarians touch the lives of the people they serve every day. The I Love My Librarian Award encourages library users like you to recognize the accomplishments of exceptional public, school, college, community college, or university librarians.

  17. On the Same Page 2015: In the Heart of the Sea

    On the Same Page 2015: In the Heart of the Sea

    Did you know that the classic American novel Moby-Dick was inspired by an actual whale attack? Reserve your copy of In the Heart of the Sea by Nathaniel Philbrick today and learn the whole exciting true story of the Essex! Then join us in the fall for a series of related events, including book discussions, film screenings, and more!

  18. Venture Innovation Cafe's Entrepreneurial Mixer & The Best Deal in Town!

    Venture Innovation Cafe's Entrepreneurial Mixer & The Best Deal in Town!

    On September 17th join Forsyth County Public Library, Forsyth Tech's Small Business Center, and 18 other Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Partners at an entrepreneurial mixer in the heart of Wake Forest's Innovation Quarter.

  19. Central Library Prepares for Renovation

    Central Library Prepares for Renovation

    As crews finish work on removing hazardous materials from Central Library we take a last photographic look at the final days of the old Central Library.

  20. Open Invitation Art Exhibit

    Open Invitation Art Exhibit

    A variety of artwork by local artists will be exhibited through the month of September, at Studio 7 in the Arts District, with an opening reception on Friday, September 4 from 7 - 10 pm.

  21. Our Favorite (K-9) Movies About Dogs

    Our Favorite (K-9) Movies About Dogs

    K 9 DVDs at Your Local Public Library: Beat the Heat of the Dog Days of summer with a furry friend (as told to librarian Billy King by his best friend Scruffy)