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  1. Brown-headed nuthatch with  Cynthia Donaldson July 7th

    Brown-headed nuthatch with Cynthia Donaldson July 7th

    Have you ever heard a “squeaky toy” sound coming from the pine trees around your neighborhood? It is probably a Brown-headed Nuthatch! The population of this little bird in the Piedmont has been declining. Audubon North Carolina’s Bird Friendly Communities program has a goal of putting up 10,000 next boxes for Brown-headed Nuthatches by 2015. Come to the Walkertown Branch library on Tuesday, July 7th at 10:30 am, learn about this interesting bird and find out what you can do to help!

  2. 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.

  3. Magazines from MasterFile Elite

    Magazines from MasterFile Elite

    A comprehensive collection of current and historical full-text magazine and journal articles. Topics covered include business, health, science, education, culture, current events, and more. Articles come from more than 1,000 periodicals that include Time, U.S. News & World Report, Business Week, Forbes, Fortune, Sports Illustrated, and People.

  4. On the Same Page 2015: In the Heart of the Sea

    On the Same Page 2015: In the Heart of the Sea

    Did you know that the classic American novel Moby-Dick was inspired by an actual whale attack? Reserve your copy of In the Heart of the Sea by Nathaniel Philbrick today and learn the whole exciting true story of the Essex! Then join us in the fall for a series of related events, including book discussions, film screenings, and more!

  5. OverDrive Listen is now live!

    OverDrive Listen is now live!

    Similar to OverDrive Read for eBooks, OverDrive Listen offers the same ease of use; simply browse, borrow, and listen right in your browser with a single click.

  6. Books We Like

    Books We Like

    Bianca Orellana a Library Assistant in our Kernersville Branch shares some of her favorite fantasy titles with us this month.

  7. Spark Your Fundraising Efforts

    Spark Your Fundraising Efforts

    Foundation Directory Online is a must-have for a nonprofit's fundraising efforts. With more than 100,000 grantmaker profiles and over 2.4 million records, nonprofits can search key words to find funding opportunities for the organization.

  8. Learn How To Research Your Family Tree

    Learn How To Research Your Family Tree

    North Carolina Room staff will provide a selection of genealogy programs at local branches while the Central Library is under renovation. All programs are free. Genealogy Starter Kits will be available.