Daytime Trick or Treating at Walkertown Branch
Meet Terri Kirby Erickson in Walkertown November 8
Photography Show "Yesteryear" in Walkertown
 Digitization Station Assistance in Walkertown November 3rd
Creative Needles: Quilting, Crocheting, and Knitting
Central Library Update

Walkertown Branch Library News

  1. Walkers of Walkertown: Let's Walk Together

    Walkers of Walkertown: Let's Walk Together

    Would you like to become more fit with just a short walk each day? Join WOW - Walkers of Walkertown! Robin Klar, a personal trainer at the YMCA, and his wife Carol will guide you to improve your health with a short walk. Robin has been a runner, walker for over 35 years. Carol will lead the walks as you meet at the library and walk in the area.

  2. Pickin' Grass in Walkertown, December 2

    Pickin' Grass in Walkertown, December 2

    Pickin' Grass is an Open Acoustic Jam Session that brings local and area old time gospel, bluegrass and country musicians together. Tuesday, December 2nd, 6:30 - 9 pm in Walkertown Library Auditorium. Musicians, bring your instruments. Pickers, singers and listeners welcome!

  3. Free Yoga Class in Walkertown November 6

    Free Yoga Class in Walkertown November 6

    Free Yoga Class for adults and teens in Walkertown on Thursday, November 6, 5-6 pm. Bring your yoga mat, a small blanket or a beach towel. Call 336-703-2990 for more information.

  4. Free Pilates Class in Walkertown November 10

    Free Pilates Class in Walkertown November 10

    Walkertown resident, certified Pilates instructor and National Academy of Sports Medicine personal trainer, Elizabeth Baird Barnette will help you learn basic Pilates exercises on yoga mats to get a full body workout. Students of all fitness levels are encouraged to attend. Please bring a yoga mat if you have one. Space is limited so call the library to reserve your spot at 336-703-2990.

  5. The History of the Boy Scouts of America in Walkertown

    The History of the Boy Scouts of America in Walkertown

    Walkertown native Wesley Hutchins, will present "The History of the Boy Scouts of America in Walkertown” on Tuesday, November 18, at 6:30 pm. Mr. Hutchins has been the Chief of the Walkertown Fire Department for 11 years. He is a former Scout Master, is a current committee chairperson, and serves on the Old Hickory Council Eagle Scout review board. Sponsored by the Walkertown Area Historical Society.

  6. Guest Dancer at November 4 Storytime, Walkertown

    Guest Dancer at November 4 Storytime, Walkertown

    For the Storytime theme "Moon and Stars, " Walkertown volunteer Uttara Thanigaivasan will demonstrate a classical Indian dance for toddlers, preschoolers, and caregivers on Tuesday, Nov. 4, at 10:30 am. Join us in the children's area on this election day.

  7. "As I See It": Teen Photography Show at Walkertown

    Walkertown Branch Library is pleased to present an exhibition by Jamy Gearhart's beginning digital photography students. The exhibit is titled, “As I See It.” The young photographers are Lilly Buckner, 12; Max Gearhart, 15; and Ryan Tepedino, 14. All of these bright, young artists are new to photography. Congratulations on your first show!

  8. Paranormal Interest Meeting in Walkertown

    Paranormal Interest Meeting in Walkertown

    Paranormal Interest Group will meet at the Walkertown Branch library on Tuesday, November 25th, 7 pm. Learn about different views on Akashic Records from an author of a novel Dr. J. David Michaels. Sponsored by the Gray Wolf Paranormal Interest Society. Call the library 336-703-2990 for more information. Bring an open mind and lots of questions for the discussion.

  9. Meet Your Muse: Amateur Writers Meetup in Walkertown

    Meet Your Muse: Amateur Writers Meetup in Walkertown

    Have you long hungered to express yourself, to share your thoughts through writing...but were afraid to? Join us kindred spirits in having fun, discovering and learning how to express your inner muse. No pressure, no criticism, just warm-hearted encouragement. Walkertown Branch Library, Monday, November 17, 7-8:30 pm.

  10.  Fall into Winter 2014 Book Sale in Walkertown

    Fall into Winter 2014 Book Sale in Walkertown

    Shop for great deals at the Friends Fall Book Sale Wednesday December 11 - Saturday 13th at the Walkertown Branch Library. Brown bag sale day is Saturday, 13th, 10 am - 2 pm. Everyone invited!

  11. Creative Needles in Walkertown every Wednesday @ 10 am

    Creative Needles in Walkertown every Wednesday @ 10 am

    Join the new Creative Needles Group at the Walkertown Library. The group meets every Wednesday at 10 am. Learn to quilt, crochet, and knit. Not crafty? We’ll teach you!

  12. Computer and Downloadable Media Help

    Computer and Downloadable Media Help

    Computer and Downloadable Media Help is provided at the Walkertown Branch library to everyone who is interested in improving their computer skills. The instructor Ann Goodwin will help you to download an eBook, Audio book or a songs for free. Please call to register 336-703-2990.

  13. Books We Like

    Books We Like

    This month, Becky Proie, Youth Services Librarian at our Reynolda Manor Branch shares some of her favorite titles (with a Halloween twist), with us.

  14. Freegal Mixtape: #MonsterMash

    Freegal Mixtape: #MonsterMash

    In need of a playlist perfect for all of your spooky fun this year? The Library and Freegal are here to help make sure that you don't miss a single graveyard smash. Check out these songs we think would fit perfectly on a soundtrack for a spook-tacular Monster Mash!

  15. Keeping Score with Zinio

    Keeping Score with Zinio

    Whether you are a fan of college football or professional football, keep up with the latest football, and other sports news with ESPN The Magazine. Available for free through the library's Zinio subscription.

  16. Database of the Month: Genealogy Research

    Database of the Month: Genealogy Research

    Genealogy research is a fun way to learn and explore your own history and FCPL is here to help. Our databases allow you to search nationwide for popular records used in genealogy: Federal census, birth, marriage, and death records, military, and naturalization documents.

  17. North Carolina Digital Library: Page to Screen V

    North Carolina Digital Library: Page to Screen V

    There are lots of beloved books getting the big-screen treatment in 2014 — like The Giver, Dark Places, Gone Girl, and Serena just to name a few. Many of these titles can be enjoyed as eBooks and audiobooks free, by visiting the North Carolina Digital Library powered by Overdrive.

  18. Sunday Hours To Start At Three Branch Library Locations on Sunday, November 2nd

    Sunday Hours To Start At Three Branch Library Locations on Sunday, November 2nd

    Malloy/Jordan East Winston Heritage Center, Southside Branch Library and Reynolda Manor Branch Library will be open Sundays starting November 2nd. Sunday hours for all three locations will be 1 pm to 5 pm.