Be a witness at an official Naturalization Ceremony of adults from various countries. The event is sponsored by the US Citizenship and Immigration Service. Sing patriotic songs, recite the Pledge of Allegiance and help welcome new citizens. All ages are invited to stand together in honor and celebration for this civic engagement experience. Saturday, January 21st, at 11 am at Walkertown Branch Library.
Learn about tips and resources for starting African American genealogy research. This free program is presented by North Carolina Room staff and features tips for researching African American genealogy resources online. The program will also cover the different types of resources unique to African American history that are used to find genealogy information. Genealogy Starter Kits and resources list will be available. Monday, February 13th, 2 pm at Walkertown Branch library.
Pickin' Grass is an Open Acoustic Jam Session that brings local and area old time gospel, bluegrass and country musicians together. Musicians, bring your instruments! Pickers, singers and listeners welcome. Walkertown Branch library Auditorium, Tuesday, February 7th, 6:30 - 8:30 pm.
Join us at the Walkertown Branch Library for a FREE watercolor workshop on Monday, January 23rd, from 10 am - 12 pm. Artist Darlene Guerry will show participants simple techniques that both seasoned and new artists can use. All materials are provided by the Friends of the Walkertown Library. Please contact Walkertown Branch library to register.
January brings great programs for Adults at Walkertown Branch. Come to the library and enjoy Coloring for Grown-ups, digitize your old videos and music tapes, watch a movie, attend a local history lecture, create art, solve a crime with a donut, or try a Yoga class. All events at the library are free!
Antwain Tate Goode, PhD, local author of a book "Bet the Farm", will present a free seminar on how to “Develop Your Way to Success.” Speaking from personal experience, Dr. Goode will guide listeners on becoming more successful, confident, and effective both personally and professionally. Saturday, February 18th at 11 am at the Walkertown Branch Library.