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Walkertown Branch Library News

  1. Pickin' Grass in Walkertown, September 2

    Pickin' Grass in Walkertown, September 2

    Pickin' Grass is an Open Acoustic Jam Session that brings local and area old time gospel, bluegrass and country musicians together. Tuesday, September 2nd, 6 - 9 pm in Town Center Park (Main St. in Walkertown, behind Town Hall). Musicians, bring your instruments. Pickers, singers and listeners welcome!

  2. Dog Days of August Walkertown Storytimes

    Dog Days of August Walkertown Storytimes

    The "dog days" are here, bringing thoughts about insects, ice cubes, and--oh yes--DOGS. 10:30 am Tuesday Storytimes at Walkertown Branch accomodate mixed ages from birth to 6 with picture books and story-related activities.

  3. Paranormal Interest Group in Walkertown

    Paranormal Interest Group in Walkertown

    Paranormal Interest Group will meet at the Walkertown Branch library on Tuesday, August 26th, 7 pm. Learn about different views on spirit manifestations types from an author of the novel Dr. J. David Michaels. Free lecture and discussion is open for public. No reservation required. Call the library 336-703-2990 for more information.

  4. Ken Bloom in Walkertown: Free Music Concert

    Ken Bloom in Walkertown: Free Music Concert

    Ken Bloom has performed solo all over North America playing at major folk festivals and concert halls. He has played with Linda Ronstadt, Michael Martin Murphy and Steve Goodman. His program in Walkertown will include music Music from Eastern Europe, traditional American music, and Bloom’s original compositions. Free concert. Saturday, September 20th, 1 pm.

  5. Meet Your Muse: Amateur Writers Meetup in Walkertown

    Meet Your Muse: Amateur Writers Meetup in Walkertown

    Have you long hungered to express yourself, to share your thoughts through writing...but were afraid to? Join us kindred spirits in having fun, discovering and learning how to express your inner muse. No pressure, no criticism, just warm-hearted encouragement. Walkertown Branch Library, Monday, September 22, 7-8:30 pm.

  6. 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.

  7. 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!

  8. 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.

  9. Books We Like

    Books We Like

    This month Mia Jordan of our Lewisville Branch Library shares some of her teen titles with us.

  10. New Books by Bestselling Authors Coming Your Way Soon

    New Books by Bestselling Authors Coming Your Way Soon

    Here's a list of new books by bestselling authors coming your way this fall.

  11. Freegal Mixtape: #Summertime

    Freegal Mixtape: #Summertime

    A playlist perfect for summertime fun, here are some songs we think would fit perfectly on a soundtrack for a feel good summer.

  12. Database of the Month: eSequels

    Database of the Month: eSequels

    The eSequels database aims to include the best, most enduring, and most popular U.S. and British novels in series that might appeal to today's adult readers.

  13. Get Active with Zinio

    Get Active with Zinio

    Thinking about taking up a new active lifestyle? We have great eMagazines to help you get up and active, from bicycling to kayaking your next adventure is waiting to be discovered.

  14. 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.

  15. 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.