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Seeking Authors for FCPL's 2022 Local Author Fair

Published by Jamie Stroble / January 24, 2022

On Saturday, March 19, from 1 – 4 p.m. join us as FCPL’s local author fair welcomes a wide variety of authors in many genres from the Triad area. This is a great chance to get your name out there, meet others from our thriving community of writers, and offer copies of your book for sale.
Space is limited. If you’re interested in having a table at the local author fair, please fill out this form and a library representative will contact you.

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Meet Brittany Wagner from Last Chance U

Published by Julie Crouse / January 24, 2022

Meet Brittany Wagner, author of "Next Chance You" at the Paddison Memorial Branch Friday, Feb. 4 at 4 p.m., and join us at the Central Library in downtown Winston-Salem where Brittany will speak at 6:30.


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Free Tax Assistance

Published by Jody Lohman / January 21, 2022

While the library will not be offering onsite tax assistance this year, AARP and Forsyth Free Tax will still be providing tax assistance by appointment only. View the Tax Newsletter for some options for getting free tax help or obtaining IRS federal and North Carolina tax forms and publications.

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An Introduction to Dungeons and Dragons

Published by Lara Goldstein / January 13, 2022

Have you ever wanted to try D&D but been intimidated by a lack of knowledge about the game? Join us Saturday January 29 at 2 PM for an experience-focused, inclusive, and beginner-friendly information session.


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The Winter/Spring Edition of Intersections is Here

Published by Mary Giunca / January 13, 2022

Learn how the redlining exhibit at Central Library is bringing the community together for discussion around racism and inequality in Winston-Salem neighborhoods. Hear how four local women find hope and healing in trying times. And learn what local author and journalist Phoebe Zerwick found when she re-examined the life of Darryl Hunt in "Beyond Innocence: The Life Sentence of Darryl Hunt." Plus, programs on everything from local authors to the underground railroad.

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Celebrating Sylvia Sprinkle Hamlin 1945-2022

Published by Todd Bowser / January 13, 2022

This week we continue to celebrate the life of our former director Sylvia Sprinkle Hamlin. See a video produced by the City of Winston-Salem and an official resolution from the Black Caucus of the American Library Association commemorating her incredible life and achievements for literacy and the arts in our community.

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