Technology "Petting Zoo" @ Central Library
Upcoming Fall Book Sales
Central Library Update
On The Same Page 2014 Kick Off: Serena by Ron Rash

Library News

  1. Faith and Identity in the Upcountry September 16

    Faith and Identity in the Upcountry September 16

    Dr. Douglas R. Porter’s presentation will focus on the relationship between religion and dissent (particularly opposition to slavery and the Confederate cause) in the upcountry region during the antebellum and Civil War eras. The areas in and around Forsyth, Guilford, Surry and Yadkin counties are of particular interest. Free public lecture. Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at 6:30 pm at the Walkertown Branch library.

  2. School Board Candidates Forum

    School Board Candidates Forum

    Meet candidates running for seats on the Winston-Salem Forsyth County School Board in the upcoming November elections.

  3. Call for entries for our fall bookmark contest

    Call for entries for our fall bookmark contest

    It's time for the Library's fall bookmark contest. Kids pre-k through high school are invited to submit their best designs promoting books and reading by Friday, October 3rd at 6 pm.

  4. Books We Like

    Books We Like

    Tom Wells, a librarian in our Popular Library Department, takes a look at some his favorite books on Scottish historical fiction and a few other surprises.

  5. New Year New Resources

    New Year New Resources

    Forsyth County Public Library will be offering a new lineup of resources for 2015-2017 via NC LIVE.

  6. Fashion Week with Zinio

    Fashion Week with Zinio

    September is the month for fashion. From New York's Fashion Week to Milan's, our eMagazines can help keep you in style!

  7. Freegal Mixtape: #Back2School

    Freegal Mixtape: #Back2School

    This Freegal Mixtape was created to help you start your mornings off right and get you energized and ready for a day of learning.

  8. Database of the Month: Learning Express Library

    Database of the Month: Learning Express Library

    Using your library card you can create an account and use Learning Express Library to access information to help you succeed throughout your educational career. Learning Express Library is also a great resource for career development, mastering computer skills, educational and placement tests, resources in Espanol, and much more.

  9. Community Input Sessions for the new Clemmons Branch Library

    Community Input Sessions for the new Clemmons Branch Library

    Come tell us what you want to see in the new Clemmons Branch Library! There will be two sessions, one on Tuesday, October 28 from 1:30 - 3:30 p.m. at River Oaks Community Church (1855 Lewisville-Clemmons Rd, Clemmons, NC 27012), and another on Thursday, October 30 from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. at the Clemmons Branch Library.

  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. 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.

  12. 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.