Free Piano Concert in Walkertown on Saturday, May 3rd at 1 pm.
Teen Poetry Contest!
On The Same Poem features poet Joseph Mills
Spring Friends of the Library Book Sales
Zinio is here!
Walkertown Branch Library
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  1. Saturday, April 19, 2014
    1. Library is open from 10 am to 2 pm (Walkertown)
      10:00 AM - Free Wi-Fi is available at the library!
  2. Monday, April 21, 2014
    1. Free Spanish Language Class: Conclusion to Spring Semester - 7 pm (Walkertown)
      7:00 PM - Walkertown Library Auditorium
  3. Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    1. Children's Story Time (Walkertown)
      10:30 AM - Walkertown Library Auditorium
    2. Learn English as a Second Language: Free Assistance (Walkertown)
      6:30 PM -
    3. Knitting Club (Walkertown)
      7:00 PM - Conference Room
  4. Wednesday, April 23, 2014
    1. Creative Needles: Learn to quilt, crochet, and knit (Walkertown)
      10:00 AM - Conference Room
  5. Thursday, April 24, 2014
    1. Music and Movement for Children of All Ages (Walkertown)
      10:30 AM - Walkertown Library Auditorium
    2. Yoga for Health with Lisa Kushner (Walkertown)
      5:00 PM - Walkertown Library Auditorium
  6. Friday, April 25, 2014
    1. Library is open from 10 am to 6 pm
      10:00 AM - Come and check out a DVD!
  7. Saturday, April 26, 2014
    1. Library is open from 10 am to 2 pm (Walkertown)
      10:00 AM - Free Wi-Fi is available at the library!
  8. Tuesday, April 29, 2014
    1. Children's Story Time (Walkertown)
      10:30 AM - Walkertown Library Auditorium
    2. Learn English as a Second Language: Free Assistance (Walkertown)
      6:30 PM -
    3. Knitting Club (Walkertown)
      7:00 PM - Conference Room
  9. Wednesday, April 30, 2014
    1. Creative Needles: Learn to quilt, crochet, and knit (Walkertown)
      10:00 AM - Conference Room
  10. Thursday, May 01, 2014
    1. Music and Movement for Children of All Ages (Walkertown)
      10:30 AM - Walkertown Library Auditorium
  11. Friday, May 02, 2014
    1. Library is open from 10 am to 6 pm
      10:00 AM - Come and check out a DVD!
  12. Saturday, May 03, 2014
    1. Library is open from 10 am to 2 pm (Walkertown)
      10:00 AM - Free Wi-Fi is available at the library!
  13. Tuesday, May 06, 2014
    1. Children's Story Time (Walkertown)
      10:30 AM - Walkertown Library Auditorium
    2. Learn English as a Second Language: Free Assistance (Walkertown)
      6:30 PM -
    3. Knitting Club (Walkertown)
      7:00 PM - Conference Room
  14. Wednesday, May 07, 2014
    1. Creative Needles: Learn to quilt, crochet, and knit (Walkertown)
      10:00 AM - Conference Room
  15. Thursday, May 08, 2014
    1. Music and Movement for Children of All Ages (Walkertown)
      10:30 AM - Walkertown Library Auditorium
    2. Music and Movement for Children of All Ages (Walkertown)
      10:30 AM - Walkertown Library Auditorium
  16. Friday, May 09, 2014
    1. Library is open from 10 am to 6 pm
      10:00 AM - Come and check out a DVD!

Walkertown Branch Library News

  1. Animal Bedtime Tales, 10:30 am, April 29 at Walkertown

    Animal Bedtime Tales, 10:30 am, April 29 at Walkertown

    Will Little Bunny be able to sleep? Where will Gorilla and his friends spend the night? And Where Is Green Sheep? Come find out at Walkertown's Any-Age Storytime, 10:30 am, Tuesday, April 29. We'll tell a dozen animal friends "good night" with favorite bedtime tales, old and new.

  2. Friends of the Walkertown Library Book Sale May 14 - 17

    Friends of the Walkertown Library Book Sale May 14 - 17

    Come out and find great bargains on a wide selection of gently used books and media at the Walkertown Branch library.

  3. 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!

  4. Learn English as a Second Language  in Walkertown

    Learn English as a Second Language in Walkertown

    Free English class for anyone who would like to learn English as a second language with help of the YMCA Literacy Initiative trained volunteer instructors. Call 336-703-2990 to sign up or ask a question. Come along and bring a friend! The programs is ongoing, every Tuesday, 6:30-7:30 pm.

  5. Free Spanish Class in Walkertown Monday 7 pm

    Free Spanish Class in Walkertown Monday 7 pm

    Bring a friend and join us for free one hour Spanish classes led by volunteer instructor Yolanda Carpio. Every Monday at 7 pm in February, March and April. Register by phone 336-703-2990 or via e-mail.

  6. Walkertown Library offers  Digitization Station

    Walkertown Library offers Digitization Station

    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.

  7. Calling All Authors

    Calling All Authors

    The Forsyth County Public Library is offering an opportunity for local writers to display their work, meet other writers, and share their experiences. Registration is required. Call 336-703-3064 for more information or to register.

  8. Books We Like

    Books We Like

    This month Michael Ackerman of Central's Pop Library Department shares some of his favorite titles with us.

  9.  Art Class in Walkertown on Monday, May 5th

    Art Class in Walkertown on Monday, May 5th

    This class will explore basic approaches to painting with acrylic, understanding the materials, mixing the colors, different painting techniques. You will learn how to let-go, to loosen-up while painting and produce work that is bold, colorful and expressive. Register by phone 336-703-2990.

  10. Anniversaries in Music for 2014

    Anniversaries in Music for 2014

    2014 marks the 30th anniversary of the classic 1980’s movie Footloose starring Kevin Bacon. Talk show host Jimmy Fallon just celebrated the occasion by banning dancing on his show. The ban ended when Kevin reenacted his famous moves on Fallon’s stage. Download and listen to the song “Footloose” by Kenny Loggins on the library's Freegal Music Site, and celebrate these musical anniversaries with your own fancy footwork.

  11. North Carolina Digital Library: Page to Screen III

    North Carolina Digital Library: Page to Screen III

    There are lots of beloved books getting the big-screen treatment in 2014 — like Mockingjay, The Fault in Our Stars, Gone Girl, and Divergent, 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.

  12. Database of the Month: Literary Databases

    Database of the Month: Literary Databases

    From authors like Avi to Yevgeny Ivanovich Zamyatin and famous works such as The Lyrical Poetry of Byron, our Literary Databases have you covered. These resources make writing reports on various literary topics a breeze and enjoyable.