Design Announced For New Central Library
November & December Computer Classes
Information Services now located at Government Center
Story Time Schedule Announced While Central Undergoes Renovations
NC Room and Computer Training Bridge to Re-open Nov. 17th
Community Input Sought for New Library

Library News

  1. Thanksgiving Holiday Operating Schedule

    Thanksgiving Holiday Operating Schedule

    All Forsyth County Public Libraries will close at 6 pm, Wednesday, November 26th and remain closed Thursday, November 27th and Friday, November 28th. We will re-open Saturday, November 29th at regular hours. You can access the library 24 hours a day at

  2. FCPL is Giving the Gift of Content

    FCPL is Giving the Gift of Content

    Whether you are new to the world of portable devices or new to downloading with the library, this holiday shopping season promised to be both exciting and a little overwhelming for those receiving new portable devices, and the library is here to make it more exciting by offering a plethora of FREE downloadable eMedia.

  3. Beats to Shop To

    Beats to Shop To

    As the gift season approaches, many of us will be spending time in various stores. This year we invite you to make your own shopping playlist with music from Freegal. Here's a sampling to get you started. And remember you get five FREE downloads a week, thanks to your FCPL library card. One of the best deals you will find this season.

  4. Meet Author John Batchelor in Walkertown

    Meet Author John Batchelor in Walkertown

    John Batchelor, restaurant reviewer for the Greensboro News and Record will describe how he came up with the idea for his book, Chefs of the Mountains: Restaurants and Recipes from Western North Carolina, and share some recipes interesting back stories. Saturday, November 22, 10:30 am at the Walkertown Branch library.

  5. Books We Like

    Books We Like

    This month Stefanie Kellum a children's librarian at our Kernersville Branch shares a few titles that Hunger Games fans will most definitely eat up.

  6. Holiday Cooking with Zinio

    Holiday Cooking with Zinio

    This holiday season find inspiration with your holiday cooking, "flip" through these digital magazines through the library's Zinio subscription.

  7. New Year New Resources

    New Year New Resources

    Forsyth County Public Library will be offering a new lineup of resources for 2015-2017 via NC LIVE.

  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. "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!

  10. 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.