Central Library Closed for Pre-Construction and Renovation

Central Library News

  1. All Libraries Closed Saturday, July 4th in Recognition of Independence Day.

    All Libraries Closed Saturday, July 4th in Recognition of Independence Day.

    All Library locations will be closed Saturday, July 4th and reopen Monday, July 6th at regular hours. As always, you can access the Library 24 hours a day at www.forsythlibrary.org. All branch locations will be open regular hours Friday, July 3. Library Departments housed in the Government Center (Information Services, Computer Training Bridge, North Carolina Room, and Library Administration offices), Hispanic Services and Adult Outreach will be closed Friday, July 3.

  2. This week in Summer Reading!

    This week in Summer Reading!

    Continue the summer fun with us as we move from June to July! These programs (and many more!) will take place during the week of June 29-July 5.

  3. Library Introduces Films On Demand

    Library Introduces Films On Demand

    The Library is pleased to announce the addition of Films on Demand to our inventory of online resources. Now you have access to films on everything from anthropology to world religions from noted producers such as A&E, National Geographic, ABC News,the BBC and many more. Plus documentaries from Frontline the History Channel and award winning documentaries from Ken Burns and many other noted documentary filmmakers.

  4. Books We Like

    Books We Like

    Bianca Orellana a Library Assistant in our Kernersville Branch shares some of her favorite fantasy titles with us this month.

  5. Drive Your Business into the Fast Lane

    Drive Your Business into the Fast Lane

    Would you like to drive your business to new levels of success? On Tuesday morning, July 21st from 9:00am-10:00am , business librarians Jody Lohman and Kathleen Wheeless will show you how to use Reference USA and other Library tools that will put your business into the fast lane.

  6. Library To Go

    Library To Go

    With a variety of mobile apps, Forsyth County Public Library customers can take their library to go. Have an instant connection to your public library, no matter how demanding your life becomes or where it takes you. With these apps, you can download eBooks, audiobooks, music, videos, learn a new language or even do research for school, whenever and wherever it is convenient for you.

  7. 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.

  8. Forsyth County Public Library in Photos

    Forsyth County Public Library in Photos

    The Library is overflowing with programs, events and activities that enrich, inspire and educate people of all ages and backgrounds. Here's a look at some of our programming, events and activities in photographs.