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  1. Monday, July 14, 2014
    1. Computer and Downloadable Media Help 10 am - 12 noon. Call to register 336-703-2990 (Walkertown)
      10:00 AM -
  2. Tuesday, July 15, 2014
    1. Storytime for Toddlers and Preschoolers (Walkertown)
      10:30 AM - Walkertown Branch Auditorium
    2. Knitting Club: Learn to quilt, crochet, and knit (Walkertown)
      7:00 PM - Conference Room
  3. Wednesday, July 16, 2014
    1. Update your Summer Reading Logs! www.forsyth.cc/library/summerreading/
      (All Day) -
    2. Creative Needles: Learn to quilt, crochet, and knit (Walkertown)
      10:00 AM - Conference Room
  4. Thursday, July 17, 2014
    1. Music & Movement for Children (Walkertown)
      10:30 AM - Walkertown Branch Auditorium
    2. Fantastic Endeavour: original play with live music by Peppercorn Theatre (Walkertown)
      3:00 PM - Walkertown Branch Auditorium
  5. Friday, July 18, 2014
    1. Library is open 10 am - 6 pm
      10:00 AM - Come and check out a DVD!
  6. Saturday, July 19, 2014
    1. Library is open 10 am-2 pm (Walkertown)
      10:00 AM - Free Wi-Fi is available at the library!
    2. Meet NC Author T. S. Krupa in Walkertown. When great love is lost forever, what does it take to find the courage to move on? (Walkertown)
      10:30 AM - Walkertown Branch
  7. Monday, July 21, 2014
    1. Computer and Downloadable Media Help 10 am - 12 noon. Call to register 336-703-2990 (Walkertown)
      10:00 AM -
    2. Music for the Community: Joy Britt Reavis Playing Piano. Walk-in Welcome! (Walkertown)
      5:00 PM -
  8. Tuesday, July 22, 2014
    1. Storytime for Toddlers and Preschoolers (Walkertown)
      10:30 AM - Walkertown Branch Auditorium
    2. Shadow Factory: Matt Sandbanks' RAPUNZEL Puppet Show (Walkertown)
      1:30 PM - Walkertown Branch Auditorium
    3. Knitting Club: Learn to quilt, crochet, and knit (Walkertown)
      7:00 PM - Conference Room
    4. Paranormal Interest Group Meeting: Lecture by an Author J. David Michaels - Telepathic Communication, Class 2 (Walkertown)
      7:00 PM -
  9. Wednesday, July 23, 2014
    1. Creative Needles: Learn to quilt, crochet, and knit (Walkertown)
      10:00 AM - Conference Room
  10. Thursday, July 24, 2014
    1. Music & Movement for Children (Walkertown)
      10:30 AM - Walkertown Branch Auditorium
    2. Free Yoga Class For Adults and Teens (Walkertown)
      5:00 PM -
  11. Friday, July 25, 2014
    1. Library is open 10 am - 6 pm
      10:00 AM - Come and check out a DVD!
  12. Saturday, July 26, 2014
    1. Library is open 10 am-2 pm (Walkertown)
      10:00 AM - Free Wi-Fi is available at the library!
  13. Monday, July 28, 2014
    1. Computer and Downloadable Media Help 10 am - 12 noon. Call to register 336-703-2990 (Walkertown)
      10:00 AM -
    2. Music for the Community: Joy Britt Reavis Playing Piano. Walk-in Welcome! (Walkertown)
      5:00 PM -
  14. Tuesday, July 29, 2014
    1. Storytime for Toddlers and Preschoolers (Walkertown)
      10:30 AM - Walkertown Branch Auditorium
    2. Balloon Lady & All-Ages Finale Party (Walkertown)
      3:30 PM - Walkertown Branch Auditorium
    3. Knitting Club: Learn to quilt, crochet, and knit (Walkertown)
      7:00 PM - Conference Room
  15. Wednesday, July 30, 2014
    1. Creative Needles: Learn to quilt, crochet, and knit (Walkertown)
      10:00 AM - Conference Room
  16. Thursday, July 31, 2014
    1. Music & Movement for Children (Walkertown)
      10:30 AM - Walkertown Branch Auditorium
    2. Last Day for Summer Reading Incentive Drawings
      5:55 PM - Walkertown Library
  17. Friday, August 01, 2014
    1. Library is open 10 am - 6 pm
      10:00 AM - Come and check out a DVD!
    2. Sidewalk Chalk Extra Event (Walkertown)
      11:00 AM - Walkertown Library
  18. Saturday, August 02, 2014
    1. Library is open 10 am-2 pm (Walkertown)
      10:00 AM - Free Wi-Fi is available at the library!

Walkertown Branch Library News

  1. Peppercorn Theatre's FANTASTIC ENDEAVOUR at Walkertown

    Peppercorn Theatre's FANTASTIC ENDEAVOUR at Walkertown

    You can still catch the Peppercorn Children's Theatre play Fantastic Endeavour at its last summer library performance: Thursday, July 17th, at 3 pm. Innovative and interactive, it teaches while entertaining ages 4 - 104.

  2. Music + Movement = Fun for Children  in Walkertown

    Music + Movement = Fun for Children in Walkertown

    Summertime is playtime! Add a 30-minute music break to the busy weeks ahead. Singalong, dance-along, or just enjoy some silly, musical fun together on Thursdays, 10:30 - 11 am.

  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. Pickin' Grass in the Park in Walkertown, July 4

    Pickin' Grass in the Park in Walkertown, July 4

    Pickin' Grass is an Open Acoustic Jam Session that brings local and area old time gospel, bluegrass and country musicians together. Friday, July 4th, 6 - 9 pm in Town Center Park (Main St. in Walkertown, behind Town Hall). Musicians, bring your instruments. Pickers, singers and listeners welcome!

  5.  Digitization Station Assistance August 4th in Walkertown

    Digitization Station Assistance August 4th in Walkertown

    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.

  6. Freegal Mixtape: #Let'sMove

    Freegal Mixtape: #Let'sMove

    Summer is in full swing, get up and out with these songs you can download for free. This mix incorporates a range of genres and decades, and exudes a fun, upbeat and fresh feel.

  7. Books We Like

    Books We Like

    This month Janis Fox, the Library's Teen Coordinator, shares some of her favorite reads with us.

  8. Q & A About This Year's On the Same Page Selection

    Q & A About This Year's On the Same Page Selection

    Michael Ackerman, co-chair of this year's On the Same Page community read program answers questions about On the Same Page and this year's selection of Serena, by NC author Ron Rash.

  9. Database of the Month: Mango Languages

    Database of the Month: Mango Languages

    Learning a new language with Mango Languages is free for all library patrons, and offers a fast and convenient solution for our community’s increasing language-learning needs.

  10. North Carolina Digital Library: Page to Screen IV

    North Carolina Digital Library: Page to Screen IV

    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.

  11. Weekly Summer Storytimes at Walkertown

    Weekly Summer Storytimes at Walkertown

    Share a half-hour of fun--10:30 am, Tuesdays--with stories, songs, & rhymes for toddlers & preschoolers, together. Science-related themes will add FIZZ and POP each week. Let the reading, listening, & learning go on all summer!

  12. Freegal: 5 free downloads a week

    Freegal: 5 free downloads a week

    Now FCPL card holders get five free downloads from our Freegal catolog a week. Thousands of artists, tens of thousands of albums, and millions of songs at your fingertips, get started today.

  13. Mango just got twice as big. In 30 languages.

    Mango just got twice as big. In 30 languages.

    Language lovers, rejoice. Thirty of Mango's much loved language-learning courses have doubled in size.

  14. The Great Outdoors with Zinio

    The Great Outdoors with Zinio

    This summer we want you to enjoy the great outdoors, but don't forget to take us with you! Check out these great eMagazines to start planning your next outdoor adventure.

  15. Computer and Downloadable Media Help

    Computer and Downloadable Media Help

    Computer and Downloadable Media Help is provided at the Walkertown Branch library to everyone who is interested in improving their computer skills. The instructor Ann Goodwin will help you to download an eBook, Audio book or a songs for free. Please call to register 336-703-2990.

  16. Lanterns of Hope: Saturday, August 2 @ 11am

    Lanterns of Hope: Saturday, August 2 @ 11am

    Bring the family and create floating lanterns to represent our diverse community Saturday, August 2nd at 11 am. Featuring the Ballet Folklorico of Julio Ruiz dance troupe!