Free Yoga Class For Adults and Teens in Walkertown
Creative Needles: Quilting, Crocheting, and Knitting
 Digitization Station Assistance August 4th in Walkertown
Library to Offer Teen Documentary Film Camp August 11th-15th.
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  1. Thursday, July 24, 2014
    1. Music & Movement for Children (Walkertown)
      10:30 AM - Walkertown Branch Auditorium
    2. Free Yoga Class For Adults and Teens (Walkertown)
      5:00 PM -
  2. Friday, July 25, 2014
    1. Library is open 10 am - 6 pm
      10:00 AM - Come and check out a DVD!
  3. Saturday, July 26, 2014
    1. Library is open 10 am-2 pm (Walkertown)
      10:00 AM - Free Wi-Fi is available at the library!
  4. Monday, July 28, 2014
    1. Computer and Downloadable Media Help 10 am - 12 noon. Call to register 336-703-2990 (Walkertown)
      10:00 AM -
    2. Music for the Community: Joy Britt Reavis Playing Piano. Walk-in Welcome! (Walkertown)
      5:00 PM -
  5. Tuesday, July 29, 2014
    1. Storytime for Toddlers and Preschoolers (Walkertown)
      10:30 AM - Walkertown Branch Auditorium
    2. Balloon Lady & All-Ages Finale Party (Walkertown)
      3:30 PM - Walkertown Branch Auditorium
    3. Knitting Club: Learn to quilt, crochet, and knit (Walkertown)
      7:00 PM - Conference Room
  6. Wednesday, July 30, 2014
    1. Creative Needles: Learn to quilt, crochet, and knit (Walkertown)
      10:00 AM - Conference Room
  7. Thursday, July 31, 2014
    1. Music & Movement for Children (Walkertown)
      10:30 AM - Walkertown Branch Auditorium
    2. Last Day for Summer Reading Incentive Drawings
      5:55 PM - Walkertown Library
  8. Friday, August 01, 2014
    1. Library is open 10 am - 6 pm
      10:00 AM - Come and check out a DVD!
    2. Sidewalk Chalk Extra Event (Walkertown)
      11:00 AM - Walkertown Library
  9. Saturday, August 02, 2014
    1. Library is open 10 am-2 pm (Walkertown)
      10:00 AM - Free Wi-Fi is available at the library!
  10. Monday, August 04, 2014
    1. Computer and Downloadable Media Help 10 am - 12 noon. Call to register 336-703-2990 (Walkertown)
      10:00 AM -
    2. Music for the Community: Joy Britt Reavis Playing Piano. Walk-in Welcome! (Walkertown)
      5:00 PM -
  11. Tuesday, August 05, 2014
    1. Storytime for Toddlers and Preschoolers (Walkertown)
      10:30 AM - Walkertown Branch Auditorium
    2. Pickin' Grass in the Park in Walkertown: Pickers, singers and listeners welcome!
      6:30 PM - in Town Center Park (Main St. in Walkertown, behind Town Hall)
    3. Knitting Club: Learn to quilt, crochet, and knit (Walkertown)
      7:00 PM - Conference Room
  12. Wednesday, August 06, 2014
    1. Creative Needles: Learn to quilt, crochet, and knit (Walkertown)
      10:00 AM - Conference Room
  13. Thursday, August 07, 2014
    1. Music & Movement for Children (Walkertown)
      10:30 AM - Walkertown Branch Auditorium
  14. Friday, August 08, 2014
    1. Library is open 10 am - 6 pm
      10:00 AM - Come and check out a DVD!
    2. Guest Author John Stack Shares Children's Book and Stories (Walkertown)
      1:30 PM - Walkertown Library auditorium
  15. Saturday, August 09, 2014
    1. Library is open 10 am-2 pm (Walkertown)
      10:00 AM - Free Wi-Fi is available at the library!
  16. Monday, August 11, 2014
    1. Computer and Downloadable Media Help 10 am - 12 noon. Call to register 336-703-2990 (Walkertown)
      10:00 AM -
    2. Music for the Community: Joy Britt Reavis Playing Piano. Walk-in Welcome! (Walkertown)
      5:00 PM -
  17. Tuesday, August 12, 2014
    1. Storytime for Toddlers and Preschoolers (Walkertown)
      10:30 AM - Walkertown Branch Auditorium
    2. Fall Vegetable Gardening Presented by Wallace Williamson (Walkertown)
      6:30 PM -
    3. Knitting Club: Learn to quilt, crochet, and knit (Walkertown)
      7:00 PM - Conference Room
  18. Wednesday, August 13, 2014
    1. Creative Needles: Learn to quilt, crochet, and knit (Walkertown)
      10:00 AM - Conference Room

Walkertown Branch Library News

  1. Fall Vegetable Gardening in Walkertown Monday, August 11

    Fall Vegetable Gardening in Walkertown Monday, August 11

    As temperatures begin to wind down, you can begin to plant the types of vegetables that grow well in the cooler weather. Learn useful gardening techniques and enjoy squeezing a few more weeks out of the growing season as you prepare your dream fall vegetable garden. Monday, August 11, 6:30 - 8 pm at the Walkertown Branch Library.

  2. Balloon Lady to pop in at Walkertown Branch

    Balloon Lady to pop in at Walkertown Branch

    Imagine a world made completely of balloons! The colors, shapes, and sounds of whimsical balloon-world fantasies will come alive before your eyes at Walkertown Branch on Tuesday, July 29, at 3:30 pm.

  3. Chalk the Sidewalk at Walkertown Branch

    Chalk the Sidewalk at Walkertown Branch

    Do you like sidewalk chalk? Ages 8-to-adult are needed at Walkertown Branch to help create a one-of-a-kind patchwork of designs on the big gray squares. Make your mark, then watch the sky: how many days will it last?

  4. Canning and Freezing Basics August 12 in Walkertown

    Canning and Freezing Basics August 12 in Walkertown

    Learn the safe way to properly can low-acid and high-acid foods, when to use the pressure canner method and when it is safe to use the boiling water bath canning method. Learn the most effective ways to freeze foods.

  5. Weekly Summer Storytimes at Walkertown

    Weekly Summer Storytimes at Walkertown

    Share a half-hour of fun--10:30 am, Tuesdays--with stories, songs, & rhymes for toddlers & preschoolers, together. Science-related themes will add FIZZ and POP each week. Let the reading, listening, & learning go on all summer!

  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. Pickin' Grass in the Park in Walkertown, July 4

    Pickin' Grass in the Park in Walkertown, July 4

    Pickin' Grass is an Open Acoustic Jam Session that brings local and area old time gospel, bluegrass and country musicians together. Friday, July 4th, 6 - 9 pm in Town Center Park (Main St. in Walkertown, behind Town Hall). Musicians, bring your instruments. Pickers, singers and listeners welcome!

  9. Technology

    Technology "Petting Zoo" @ Central Library

    If you are interested in purchasing a digital device, but aren't sure what type would be good for you, then join us Monday, August 18 starting at 5pm to test drive some digital devices. We'll have on hand Apple iPads and Sony eReaders to name a few.

  10. Lanterns of Hope: Saturday, August 2 @ 11am

    Lanterns of Hope: Saturday, August 2 @ 11am

    Bring the family and create floating lanterns to represent our diverse community Saturday, August 2nd at 11 am. Featuring the Ballet Folklorico of Julio Ruiz dance troupe!

  11. Freegal Mixtape: #Let'sMove

    Freegal Mixtape: #Let'sMove

    Summer is in full swing, get up and out with these songs you can download for free. This mix incorporates a range of genres and decades, and exudes a fun, upbeat and fresh feel.

  12. Books We Like

    Books We Like

    This month Janis Fox, the Library's Teen Coordinator, shares some of her favorite reads with us.

  13. 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.

  14. Database of the Month: Mango Languages

    Database of the Month: Mango Languages

    Learning a new language with Mango Languages is free for all library patrons, and offers a fast and convenient solution for our community’s increasing language-learning needs.

  15. On The Same Page 2014: Serena by Ron Rash

    On The Same Page 2014: Serena by Ron Rash

    This upcoming fall, Forsyth County Public Library's community read program On the Same Page is going to feature the bestselling novel Serena, by acclaimed North Carolina author Ron Rash.

  16. 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.

  17. The Great Outdoors with Zinio

    The Great Outdoors with Zinio

    This summer we want you to enjoy the great outdoors, but don't forget to take us with you! Check out these great eMagazines to start planning your next outdoor adventure.

  18. 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.