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  1. Freegal Mixtape: #MonsterMash

    Freegal Mixtape: #MonsterMash

    In need of a playlist perfect for all of your spooky fun this year? The Library and Freegal are here to help make sure that you don't miss a single graveyard smash. Check out these songs we think would fit perfectly on a soundtrack for a spook-tacular Monster Mash!

  2. Keeping Score with Zinio

    Keeping Score with Zinio

    Whether you are a fan of college football or professional football, keep up with the latest football, and other sports news with ESPN The Magazine. Available for free through the library's Zinio subscription.

  3. Database of the Month: Genealogy Research

    Database of the Month: Genealogy Research

    Genealogy research is a fun way to learn and explore your own history and FCPL is here to help. Our databases allow you to search nationwide for popular records used in genealogy: Federal census, birth, marriage, and death records, military, and naturalization documents.

  4. North Carolina Digital Library: Page to Screen V

    North Carolina Digital Library: Page to Screen V

    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.

  5. School Board Candidates Forum

    School Board Candidates Forum

    Meet candidates running for seats on the Winston-Salem Forsyth County School Board in the upcoming November elections.

  6. Upcoming Fall Book Sales

    Upcoming Fall Book Sales

    Several book sales held by Friends of the Library groups have been scheduled at Branch Library locations this fall. Branches not holding a fall sale offer an on-going book sale with the same great selection and bargain prices on materials found at spring and fall sales.

  7. Call for entries for our fall bookmark contest

    Call for entries for our fall bookmark contest

    It's time for the Library's fall bookmark contest. Kids pre-k through high school are invited to submit their best designs promoting books and reading by Friday, October 3rd at 6 pm.

  8. Books We Like

    Books We Like

    Tom Wells, a librarian in our Popular Library Department, takes a look at some his favorite books on Scottish historical fiction and a few other surprises.