Free public lecture The Culture, History and Human Ecology of the Upper Yadkin River Valley, AD 800-1600 will be presented by Eric E. Jones, the Assistant Professor from the Department of Anthropology of the Wake Forest University. It focuses on the period AD 1200-1600, and the primary culture in the region at that time, the Piedmont Village Tradition. Tuesday, January 16, 6:30 pm at Walkertown Branch library.
Join us at Walkertown Branch Library for a family movie matinee as we show the 2017 movie Wonder (PG) starring Julia Roberts, Jacob Tremblay, and Owen Wilson. Wonder, based on the bestselling children's novel, tells the heartwarming and inspiring story of August ("Auggie") Pullman, a boy born with a facial deformity that causes people to stare. Our free show starts at 12 noon on Saturday, February 17th.
In February, the Afterthoughts Book Club will be discussing The Orphan Train, a New York Times Bestseller by Christina Baker Kline. Molly is a rebellious seventeen-year-old who grew up in the foster care system. Vivian is an elderly woman with a long-forgotten childhood as an orphan. After spending time together, they form an unlikely bond and begin to reconcile their difficult pasts with help from one another. Thursday, February 8th at 11 am at Walkertown Branch library.
Women and men have different considerations when it comes to long-term financial goals. Join us and learn more as we explore five critical money questions for women. Presented by a financial advisor Sean Newby. Tuesday, February 13, 6:30 pm at the Walkertown Branch library.
We bring great programs for Adults at Walkertown Branch. Come to the library and enjoy a classical Piano Concert, Continental Knitting class or Coloring for Grown-ups. Digitize your old videos and music tapes, watch a movie, create art, solve a crime, or try a Yoga class. All events at the library are free!
Come experience world-class piano music at Walkertown Branch Library! The University of North Carolina School of the Arts is the nation's only public conservatory. UNCSA students routinely win local and regional competitions and perform in various settings across the state. Join us for a special Winter Lights Piano Concert featuring some of UNCSA’s most accomplished piano students. Saturday, January 27, 1 pm at Walkertown Branch library.