In honor of the library's 2019 community read title "Speak No Evil" by Uzodinma Iweala, the Lewisville Branch will be showing "To Wong Foo Thanks for Everything, Julie Newmar" on Monday, Sept. 23 at 5 p.m. This film was produced by Universal Pictures and stars Patrick Swayze, Wesley Snipes, and John Leguizamo. Three drag queens travel cross-country until their car breaks down, leaving them stranded in a small town. (PG-13)
Monday, Sept. 30 at 6 p.m. A journey we can all be proud of! Join us as we explore the creation of Pride Winston-Salem and the history of the festival that brings us together as a community. Learn about the visionaries that worked tirelessly to make the Parade and Festival a reality, and the wonderful city that continues to support this important endeavor.
Sample the cuisine of different African countries at the Lewisville Branch Library on Friday, Sept. 27 from 4:30 – 5:30 p.m. Children and teens will present information and food from their choice of an African country. Everyone is welcome to come to learn about African countries and to sample the flavors of Africa. For children or teens to eat, a parent will need to sign a permission form (this can be signed ahead of time). If you are interested in presenting, please call 336-703-2940.
PFLAG Winston Salem will have an informational table at the Lewisville Branch Library on Thursday, Sept. 26 from 2-5 p.m. At the same time, Out at the Movies will be showing movie trailers for the upcoming LGBT film festival in the library's auditorium.
Want to join a book club? Well, look no further than your local library. The Lewisville Branch has three interesting, fun and lively book clubs. Hopefully, one (or more) will pique your interest and fit your schedule. Click to learn more about each book club and what they're reading in October. Please contact the library at 336-703-2940 if you have any questions.
Banned Books Week is September 22-28! Speak out against censorship by celebrating the books that people have tried to ban from libraries. Write to your favorite authors of banned books!