Gather your literature-loving family and friends and let’s make plans for some summer reading fun! Wake County Public Libraries’ Summer @ the Library kicks off Monday, June 12, and runs through Aug. 12. This year’s theme is “All Together Now,” which celebrates the community and connections fostered at local libraries. “Our libraries bring people together every day, […]

In recognition of Juneteenth, Chatham Community Library will host, “The Sounds of Freedom, From Slavery to Civil Rights” with gospel singer and historian Mary D. Williams on Saturday, June 10th. This program is free and open to the public. WHAT:                 “The Sounds of Freedom, From Slavery to Civil Rights” WHEN:                 Saturday, June 10, 2023, 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. […]

Wren Memorial Library is excited to announce new events and programs in June for the Chatham County community to enjoy. The following events are free and open to the public.  Learn About Food at Your Library: Summer Smoothies Thursday, June 1st, 4:00-5:00 p.m. Wren Memorial Library is kicking off summer with a presentation and demonstration […]

Goldston Public Library is thrilled to announce new programs and events during the month of June for the Chatham County community to enjoy. The following events are free and open to the public. Goldston Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Bingo Thursday, June 1st – Monday, July 31 st Adults are invited to participate in Goldston Public Library’s […]

Free menstrual products are now available to all patrons at Chapel Hill Public Library. As part of its effort to create an equitable and welcoming environment for all, the library installed coinless period product dispensers in each of its five public restrooms. Pads and tampons are accessible to patrons of all ages and genders without […]

Wake County Public Libraries will recognize Black History Month with a series of more than 100 free programs at locations across the county in February. “Celebrate Black Brilliance” features author talks, oral histories, art lessons, movies, family storytimes, musical performances and much more. “This is an excellent opportunity for residents to learn more about the depth […]

Dive into great books and unique experiences with Wake County Public Libraries! This year’s Summer @ the Library theme is “Oceans of Possibilities,” and the program is overflowing with activities for the whole family. Summer @ the Library kicks off Monday, June 13, and runs through Saturday, Aug. 13. Readers of all ages are welcome to jump […]

Aspiring authors of all ages have a chance claim their moment in the literary spotlight as part of the annual writing contest put on by Wake County Public Libraries. Starting today through April 30, kids, teens and adults are invited to submit one original work for consideration in WCPL’s writing contest, “Wake Writes Together.” Writers […]

Durham County Library and Durham Library Foundation are hosting the Second Annual Library Fest from April 18 – 23, 2022. Library Fest is a celebration of public libraries, and this year the theme is all about food. Library Fest will be comprised of virtual and in-person programs for all ages. The public can look forward […]

Kids’ bookshelves bursting at the seams? You’re in luck. Wake County Public Libraries is holding its inaugural book drive, and those books that still look like new could go a long way toward helping another child succeed. “We want to make sure that all Wake County children have the tools they need for a bright […]

  VITA/AARP TAX PREPARATION HELP This information may change without notice. Please contact the location for current information. Durham County Main Library (300 N. Roxboro Rd.) February 9th through April 13th No walk-ins will be accepted at the site…. appointment only service! (AARP) Leave message at either (919) 972-8397 or email durhamtaxaide@gmail.com. Indicate the best […]

Teens in rising grades 6-10 are invited to submit a creepy story in the Wake Libraries’ Spooky Story Contest! Deadline is Oct. 24, and winners will be announced on Oct. 30!   Teens in grades 6-10 are invited to submit a spooky story inspired by a haunted image. Stories should be 2,000 words or less […]