On Friday, Feb. 22, at 4 p.m. , the Paddison Memorial Branch will be showing the documentary film "Talking Black in America", which chronicles the impact of African American English on American language and culture. Filmed across the U.S., this documentary is a revelation of language as legacy, identity and triumph over adversity. A brief Q&A session with one of the film's producers will follow.
Did you know that paper is the most widely used material in arts and crafts? Dive into our craft supplies to create different themed pieces of art each month, all using paper craft. Some examples include greeting cards, collages, scrapbooks, paper flowers and wood-and-paper projects. Bring your creativity and we'll provide everything else.
On Wednesday, Feb. 20 at 6:30 p.m., a representative from Insight Human Services, a nonprofit group that promotes prescription drug safety, will speak about the ways that you can prevent opioid misuse by loved ones. Free and open to the public; no registration is required. The new Paddison Memorial Branch Library in Kernersville is located at 248 Harmon Ln.
Starting Tuesday, March 5, and running through Tuesday, April 9, this six week reading and discussion series focuses on C.S. Lewis' "The Silver Chair," and will include two to three chapters per week. Led by Randy Edwards from Grace Presbyterian Church, the discussion group meets at noon in the conference room of the Paddison Memorial Branch.
Looking for a book club that won't stress you out? Prefer reading or listening to non-fiction books? The Paddison Memorial Branch Library of Kernersville is forming a new group just for people like you. We will meet four times a year (March, May, September, and November) to discuss a book with the option to keep the conversation going online.
Do you have a way with words? Don’t be shy! Students in grades 6th through 12th are encouraged to submit a poem with an entry form to compete in this year’s Teen Ink Contest.