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Walkertown Branch Library News

  1.  Digitization Station Assistance in Walkertown February 2nd

    Digitization Station Assistance in Walkertown February 2nd

    The Walkertown Branch Library offers free, do-it-yourself digitization of photos, VHS tapes and audio tapes to share and enjoy for years to come. Call 336-703-2990 to sign up for one-on-one assistance with the equipment.

  2. Learn to download eBooks in Walkertown

    Learn to download eBooks in Walkertown

    New to downloading eBooks? Switched to a new eReader? Meet with your librarian for one-on-one help session specific to your device at the time convenient for you. Learn about downloading free eBooks from the NC Digital Library. Make an appointment with an expert librarian in Walkertown by calling 336-703-3052.

  3. Friends of the Walkertown Library Reading Group Discussion

    Friends of the Walkertown Library Reading Group Discussion

    When Douglass wrote this book in 1845, slavery was still legal in much of the United States. He believed that if he showed people what slavery was really like, they would understand why it needed to be abolished. And who better than a former slave to tell the truth about slavery? Our guest Speaker is Fam Brownlee, a Historian. Walkertown Branch Library, Saturday, February 14th at 10:30 am.

  4. FAFSA Day at Walkertown

    FAFSA Day at Walkertown

    Get help in completing the 2015-16 FAFSA Form (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). For the college bound in the school year 2015-2016. Spanish speaking staff will be available. Saturday, February 28, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm at Walkertown Branch Library.

  5. Sparkling Winter Storytimes at Walkertown

    Sparkling Winter Storytimes at Walkertown

    Toddlers, preschoolers, and caregivers are invited to Storytime at Walkertown Branch every Tuesday at 10:30 am. February brings books about birds, hugs-and-kisses, and African folktales enjoyed the world over. Meet new friends or find familiar faces as we share stories and smiles.

  6. No Two Hearts Alike Crafts for Teens at Walkertown

    No Two Hearts Alike Crafts for Teens at Walkertown

    No two hearts will turn out alike for anyone age 12 or older wishing to create homemade Valentines at Walkertown Branch on Thursday, February 5th, 3:15 - 4:45 pm. Drop in and make a Zentangle-inspired heart card, a paper garland or mobile, a tiny cardboard heart box, or a lightweight Valentine plaque.

  7. Teen Games & Crafts for Early Dismissal on February 11

    Teen Games & Crafts for Early Dismissal on February 11

    When Forsyth County Schools dismiss early on Wednesday, February 11, teens in grades 6 - 12 are invited to Walkertown Branch anytime between 1:30 and 4:30 pm to enjoy video games, board games, or crafting handmade hearts. Materials provided. Free and open to teens.

  8. Singing and Dancing with Children Just for the Fun of It

    Singing and Dancing with Children Just for the Fun of It

    Come clap, sing, shake, and stomp along to family-friendly music every Thursday at Walkertown Branch. Join other toddlers, preschoolers, and caregivers enjoying music for the fun of it in this relaxed, developmentally appropriate program. 10:30 - 11 am Thursdays all winter long.

  9. Learn Russian in Walkertown

    Learn Russian in Walkertown

    Is learning a new language one of your New Year resolutions? Why not try Russian? New free class is offered at the Walkertown Branch library. Learn Conversational Russian Language with a native speaker and a professional language instructor Tatyana Seamon from Kostroma, Russia. Sign up by phone 336-703-2990 or email walkertownlibrary@gmail.com.

  10. Design Announced For New Central Library

    Design Announced For New Central Library

    Ratio Architects presented the design for a new Central Library to the Forsyth County Board of Commissioners during their November 13th weekly briefing. The new building will have 103,000 square feet of flexible space and offer an on-site coffee bar.

  11. Free Tax Assistance at the Library Starting in Early February.

    Free Tax Assistance at the Library Starting in Early February.

    The Library will again partner with volunteers from AARP and VITA to offer tax assistance at Library locations throughout Forsyth County beginning in February.

  12. Learn to Knit and Crochet at Walkertown Library

    Learn to Knit and Crochet at Walkertown Library

    Regardless of your skill level, even if you’re a beginner, you are invited to join our group for a relaxing evening of knitting, crocheting and making new friends. Knitting and crocheting offer a lifetime of pleasure and relaxation. Learn the basics, or if you’re a seasoned pro, bring a project and share your skills and ideas. Ask questions, learn tips and get inspiration from your fellow needle workers. For adults and Teens.

  13. Books We Like

    Books We Like

    This month Margaret Adam, Youth Services Librarian at our Walkertown Branch shares some of her favorite book titles with us.

  14. Promoting Computer Literacy Through Computer Training Bridge

    Promoting Computer Literacy Through Computer Training Bridge

    One of the most important services offered at Forsyth County Public Library is one you may not be familiar with. Our Computer Training Bridge program offers programs and classes to reduce the "Digital Divide" and computer illiteracy in Forsyth County.

  15. What will your Next Read be?

    What will your Next Read be?

    You are a click away from your Next Read! Each month you'll receive a list of books on the subjects you choose. Best of all, they are linked to our catalog, so you can just click and reserve.

  16. Investing with the Library

    Investing with the Library

    Use Value Line, Morningstar, Wall Street Journal, & Investor’s Business Daily for FREE anytime! These high quality and respected investing resources are available for FREE anytime with your library card and internet access.

  17. 2015 Grammy Award Nominees Free in Freegal

    2015 Grammy Award Nominees Free in Freegal

    2014 was an amazing twelve months in music and the Grammy Awards will honor some of the years outstanding artists on February 8, 2015. Many artists that can be found on our Freegal site are up for this prestigious prize.