Free Art Class for Adults in Walkertown
Storytime for Little Ones, Tuesdays at Walkertown
A Century of Black Life, History and Culture
Walkers of Walkertown
Computer and Downloadable Media Help
Creative Needles: Quilting, Crocheting, and Knitting

Walkertown Branch Library News

  1.  Haunts and Legends in and around North Carolina in Walkertown

    Haunts and Legends in and around North Carolina in Walkertown

    Paranormal Interest Group will meet at the Walkertown Branch library on Tuesday, January 27th, at 7 pm to discuss Haunts and Legends in and around North Carolina. Dr. J David Michaels, an author of a novel, will be present for discussion and to answer any questions on the topic. Call the library 336-703-2990 for more information. Bring an open mind and lots of questions.

  2. Design Announced For New Central Library

    Design Announced For New Central Library

    Ratio Architects presented the design for a new Central Library to the Forsyth County Board of Commissioners during their November 13th weekly briefing. The new building will have 103,000 square feet of flexible space and offer an on-site coffee bar.

  3. Friends of the Walkertown Library Reading Group Discussion

    Friends of the Walkertown Library Reading Group Discussion

    When Douglass wrote this book in 1845, slavery was still legal in much of the United States. He believed that if he showed people what slavery was really like, they would understand why it needed to be abolished. And who better than a former slave to tell the truth about slavery? Our guest Speaker is Fam Brownlee, a Historian. Walkertown Branch Library, Saturday, February 14th at 10:30 am.

  4. Singing and Dancing with Chidlren Just for the Fun of It

    Singing and Dancing with Chidlren Just for the Fun of It

    Come clap, sing, shake, and stomp along to family-friendly music every Thursday at Walkertown Branch. Join other toddlers, preschoolers, and caregivers enjoying music for the fun of it in this relaxed, developmentally appropriate program. 10:30 - 11 am Thursdays all winter long.

  5. Learn Russian in Walkertown

    Learn Russian in Walkertown

    Is learning a new language one of your New Year resolutions? Why not try Russian? New free class is offered at the Walkertown Branch library. Learn Conversational Russian Language with a native speaker and a professional language instructor Tatyana Seamon from Kostroma, Russia. Sign up by phone 336-703-2990 or email walkertownlibrary@gmail.com.

  6. Learn to Knit and Crochet at Walkertown Library

    Learn to Knit and Crochet at Walkertown Library

    Regardless of your skill level, even if you’re a beginner, you are invited to join our group for a relaxing evening of knitting, crocheting and making new friends. Knitting and crocheting offer a lifetime of pleasure and relaxation. Learn the basics, or if you’re a seasoned pro, 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.

  7.  Digitization Station Assistance in Walkertown February 2nd

    Digitization Station Assistance in Walkertown February 2nd

    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.

  8. Books We Like

    Books We Like

    This month Margaret Adam, Youth Services Librarian at our Walkertown Branch shares some of her favorite book titles with us.

  9. Free Yoga Class in Walkertown January 29th

    Free Yoga Class in Walkertown January 29th

    Free Yoga Class for adults and teens in Walkertown on Wednesday, January 29th, 5-6 pm. Bring your yoga mat, a small blanket or a beach towel. The instructor is Lisa Kushner. Call 336-703-2990 for more information.

  10. Pickin' Grass in Walkertown Tuesday, February 3rd

    Pickin' Grass in Walkertown Tuesday, February 3rd

    Pickin' Grass is an Open Acoustic Jam Session that brings local and area old time gospel, bluegrass and country musicians together. Tuesday,February 3rd, 6:30 - 9 pm in Walkertown Library Auditorium. Musicians, bring your instruments. Pickers, singers and listeners welcome!

  11. Promoting Computer Literacy Through Computer Training Bridge

    Promoting Computer Literacy Through Computer Training Bridge

    One of the most important services offered at Forsyth County Public Library is one you may not be familiar with. Our Computer Training Bridge program offers programs and classes to reduce the "Digital Divide" and computer illiteracy in Forsyth County.

  12. What will your Next Read be?

    What will your Next Read be?

    You are a click away from your Next Read! Each month you'll receive a list of books on the subjects you choose. Best of all, they are linked to our catalog, so you can just click and reserve.

  13. Investing with the Library

    Investing with the Library

    Use Value Line, Morningstar, Wall Street Journal, & Investor’s Business Daily for FREE anytime! These high quality and respected investing resources are available for FREE anytime with your library card and internet access.

  14. 2015 Grammy Award Nominees Free in Freegal

    2015 Grammy Award Nominees Free in Freegal

    2014 was an amazing twelve months in music and the Grammy Awards will honor some of the years outstanding artists on February 8, 2015. Many artists that can be found on our Freegal site are up for this prestigious prize.

  15. Tech eMagazines with Zinio

    Tech eMagazines with Zinio

    We’ve pulled some techy magazines from our Zinio collection, to help keep you informed about the world of technology.