• By Walkertown Branch
  • Posted Friday, June 15, 2018

Summer Reading Events for Adults at Walkertown: All Library Programs are Free!


Ongoing programs at Walkertown Branch:

Learn to Knit, Crochet and more - every Tuesday & Wednesday More info...
Download Free Songs, eBooks, Magazines by appt. More info...
Games for Adults - every 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month More info...
NEW! Continental Knitting with Inger More info...

Please visit Walkertown Branch library Online Events Calendar to check what's going on at the library.
Click here to view events in the Calendar format.




JUNE 2018

Events at the Walkertown Branch Library

Digitize Your Archives
Monday, June 4, 3-5 pm
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. Free help with the equipment is available. Call 336-703-2990 to sign up for one-on-one assistance with the equipment.

English as a Second Language: Free Class
Tuesday, June 5, 9:15 - 11 am
Learning English? Practice conversation, learn new expressions, and improve your pronunciation in a relaxed group led by a professional language instructor Nicholas Bradley. Say no to pressure and yes to the result. Every Tuesday, 9:15 am, ongoing class. Call 336-703-2990 to register. Click here for more info.

Pickin' Grass at the Library
Tuesday, June 5, 6:30 - 8:30 pm
Pickin' Grass is an Open Acoustic Jam Session that brings local and area old time gospel, bluegrass and country musicians together. Musicians, bring your instruments! Pickers, singers and listeners welcome. Click here for more info.

Summer Book Sale!
June 6 - 9
The Friends of the Walkertown Library's Summer Book sale will kick-off with the Friends Preview on Wednesday, June 6, 2 pm-6 pm. If you are not a member, you can join at the door. New members received a free book bag. Individual membership is $5.00, family - $10.00. Book Sale dates: Thursday, June 7th, 10 am to 6 pm, Friday, June 8th, 10 am to 6 pm, Saturday, June 9th, 10 am to 2 pm - $5.00 brown bag sale day!

Who's Got Games for Adults
Thursday, June 7, 2-5
Join us for an afternoon of board and tabletop games, every 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month. Enjoy one of the games from the library or bring your own. Library games include Canasta, Dominoes, Trivia Pursuit, Cribbage, Bingo and many more.

Coloring Club for Grownups
Friday, June 8, 10:30 - 11:30 am
Relax and relieve stress by dropping in to do some coloring with provided sheets and pencils or bring your own. No registration required. Call the library at 336-703-2990 or click here for more info.

English as a Second Language: Free Class
Tuesday, June 12, 9:15 - 11 am
Learning English? Practice conversation, learn new expressions, and improve your pronunciation in a relaxed group led by a professional language instructor Nicholas Bradley. Say no to pressure and yes to the result. Every Tuesday, 9:15 am, ongoing class. Call 336-703-2990 to register. Click here for more info.

Free Yoga Class
Wednesday, June 13, 6:30 - 7:30 pm
Come to free one-hour Yoga classes facilitated by Lisa Kushner. Bring your exercise mat, a small blanket or a beach towel. New students please call the library to register at 336-703-2990. Click here for more info.

Continental Knitting Class
Thursday, June 14, 4-5 pm
Continental Knitting is an ergonomically better way of knitting and easier on your hands. The class is taught by experienced instructor Inger Sikora, a knitter of 38 years. Please bring your supplies. Call 336-703-2990 for more info.

Who's Got Games for Adults
Thursday, June 14, 2-5
Join us for an afternoon of board and tabletop games, every 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month. Enjoy one of the games from the library or bring your own. Library games include Canasta, Dominoes, Trivia Pursuit, Cribbage, Bingo and many more.

One-on-One Computer Help with Carol Haskins
Friday, June 15, 9:30 - 2:45
Free Computer help with the instructor Carol Haskins from Forsyth Training Bridge. The purpose of this program is to help you with any computer task - from how to turn a computer on to using programs like Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Learn Email, Google Drive and Facebook. Get help with your resume. Get better equipped for a job or learn to use your own laptop with help of an experienced volunteer instructor. Registration required. Please call 336-703-2991 to register.

Free Movie Show "Paddington 2"
Saturday, June 15, 11 am
Join us for a free show of "Paddinton 2", a sweet-natured sequel whose adorable visuals are matched by a story perfectly balanced between heartwarming family fare and purely enjoyable all-ages adventure. For parent review and guidancecheck this webpage. Call the library at 336-703-2990 for more information.



Free German Language Class: Beginners
Monday, June 18, 6- 8 pm
Praktisches Deutsch! Free German Language Class is offered at the Walkertown Branch library. Learn to communicate - listen, speak, read, and write - in German with help of a professional instructor, Brigitte Woloszyn, from Germany. New students please register by calling the library at 336-703-2990.

Digitize Your Archives
Monday, June 18, 3-5 pm
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. Free help with the equipment is available. Call 336-703-2990 to sign up for one-on-one assistance with the equipment.

English as a Second Language: Free Class
Tuesday, June 19, 9:15 - 11 am
Learning English? Practice conversation, learn new expressions, and improve your pronunciation in a relaxed group led by a professional language instructor Nicholas Bradley. Say no to pressure and yes to the result. Every Tuesday, 9:15 am, ongoing class. Call 336-703-2990 to register. Click here for more info.

6 Ws of Mystery Book Club: Crime Solvers Book Club
Thursday, June 21, 10:30 - 11:30 am
Join the 6 Ws of Mystery Crime Solvers Book Club as we discuss this month's book - "No Second Chance" by Harlan Coben. Everyone invited. Refreshments served. Call 336-703-2990 for more info. The book is available for checkout at the library. For more information 336-703-2990.

Who's Got Games for Adults
Thursday, June 21, 2-5
Join us for an afternoon of board and tabletop games, every 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month. Enjoy one of the games from the library or bring your own. Library games include Canasta, Dominoes, Trivia Pursuit, Cribbage, Bingo and many more.

Free Yoga Class
Thursday, June 21, 3:30 - 4:30 pm
Come to free one-hour Yoga classes facilitated by Lisa Kushner. Bring your exercise mat, a small blanket or a beach towel. New students please call the library to register at 336-703-2990. Click here for more info.

Coloring Club for Grownups
Friday, June 22, 10:30 - 11:30 am
Relax and relieve stress by dropping in to do some coloring with provided sheets and pencils or bring your own. No registration required. Call the library at 336-703-2990 or click here for more info.

One-on-One Computer Help with Carol Haskins
Friday, June 22, 9:30 - 2:45
Free Computer help with the instructor Carol Haskins from Forsyth Training Bridge. The purpose of this program is to help you with any computer task - from how to turn a computer on to using programs like Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Learn Email, Google Drive and Facebook. Get help with your resume. Get better equipped for a job or learn to use your own laptop with help of an experienced volunteer instructor. Registration required. Please call 336-703-2991 to register.

Free Advanced German Language Class: Advanced
Monday, June 25, 6 - 8 pm
Praktisches Deutsch! Free German Language Class for Advanced students is offered at the Walkertown Branch library. Learn to communicate - listen, speak, read, and write - in German with help of a professional instructor, Brigitte Woloszyn, from Germany. New students please register by calling the library at 336-703-2990.

English as a Second Language: Free Class
Tuesday, June 26, 9:15 - 11 am
Learning English? Practice conversation, learn new expressions, and improve your pronunciation in a relaxed group led by a professional language instructor Nicholas Bradley. Say no to pressure and yes to the result. Every Tuesday, 9:15 am, ongoing class. Call 336-703-2990 to register. Click here for more info.

Paranormal Interest Group
Tuesday, June 26, 6:30 pm
Meet others and listen to an author J. David Michaels as he leads an open discussion on all things paranormal. Attendees can bring their questions and we will explore the answers. Call the library at 336-703-2990 for more info.

Free Yoga Class
Wednesday, June 27, 6:30 - 7:30 pm
Come to free one-hour Yoga classes facilitated by Lisa Kushner. Bring your exercise mat, a small blanket or a beach towel. New students please call the library to register at 336-703-2990. Click here for more info.

Paint Pears: Free Acrylic Painting Class
Wednesday, June 27, 10 am
Join local artist, Barbara Fager as she teaches how to capture the spape and spirit of Pears using Acrylic paint and your imagination. Paint a pair of pears, and celebrate bright colors of Summer time. Please bring your favorite brush and your canvas. Please register by phone 336-703-2990 or via email walkertownlibrary@gmail.com as seats are limited. For Adults. Everyone invited, especially beginners.

Who's Got Games for Adults
Thursday, June 28, 2-5
Join us for an afternoon of board and tabletop games, every 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month. Enjoy one of the games from the library or bring your own. Library games include Canasta, Dominoes, Trivia Pursuit, Cribbage, Bingo and many more.

Continental Knitting Class
Thursday, June 28, 4-5 pm
Continental Knitting is an ergonomically better way of knitting and easier on your hands. The class is taught by experienced instructor Inger Sikora, a knitter of 38 years. Please bring your supplies. Call 336-703-2990 for more info.

One-on-One Computer Help with Carol Haskins
Friday, June 29, 9:30 - 2:45
Free Computer help with the instructor Carol Haskins from Forsyth Training Bridge. The purpose of this program is to help you with any computer task - from how to turn a computer on to using programs like Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Learn Email, Google Drive and Facebook. Get help with your resume. Get better equipped for a job or learn to use your own laptop with help of an experienced volunteer instructor. Registration required. Please call 336-703-2991 to register.

American Music: a 400-Year Adventure, Free Piano Music Concert
Saturday, June 30, 1 pm
Pianist Pamela Howland will play "American Music: a 400-year Adventure". The history of our nation’s music unfolds through her unique storytelling and her sometimes joyful, sometimes melancholic, but always soulful playing. Saturday, June 30, at 1 pm at the Walkertown Branch library. Free concert. Call 336-703-2990 for more info.




JULY 2018

Events at the Walkertown Branch Library

Digitize Your Archives
Monday, July 2, 3-5 pm
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. Free help with the equipment is available. Call 336-703-2990 to sign up for one-on-one assistance with the equipment.

English as a Second Language: Free Class
Tuesday, July 3, 9:15 - 11 am
Learning English? Practice conversation, learn new expressions, and improve your pronunciation in a relaxed group led by a professional language instructor Nicholas Bradley. Say no to pressure and yes to the result. Every Tuesday, 9:15 am, ongoing class. Call 336-703-2990 to register. Click here for more info.

Who's Got Games for Adults
Thursday, July 5, 2-5
Join us for an afternoon of board and tabletop games, every 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month. Enjoy one of the games from the library or bring your own. Library games include Canasta, Dominoes, Trivia Pursuit, Cribbage, Bingo and many more.

Basket Weaving: Free Class
Saturday, July 7 & 14, 10 am
Instructor John Wald will help you learn how to create a Shaker style basket. These baskets are perfect for decorating your home or as a gift. This is a two-part class that will take place on Saturday, July 7 & 14, and participants will need to bring a few items with them. Call the library at 336-703-2990 to register. Click here for more info.

English as a Second Language: Free Class
Tuesday, July 10, 9:15 - 11 am
Learning English? Practice conversation, learn new expressions, and improve your pronunciation in a relaxed group led by a professional language instructor Nicholas Bradley. Say no to pressure and yes to the result. Every Tuesday, 9:15 am, ongoing class. Call 336-703-2990 to register. Click here for more info.

Who's Got Games for Adults
Thursday, July 12, 2-5
Join us for an afternoon of board and tabletop games, every 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month. Enjoy one of the games from the library or bring your own. Library games include Canasta, Dominoes, Trivia Pursuit, Cribbage, Bingo and many more.

Continental Knitting Class
Thursday, July 12, 4-5 pm
Continental Knitting is an ergonomically better way of knitting and easier on your hands. The class is taught by experienced instructor Inger Sikora, a knitter of 38 years. Please bring your supplies. Call 336-703-2990 for more info.

Free Yoga Class
Thursday, July 12, 3:30 - 4:30 pm
Come to free one-hour Yoga classes facilitated by Lisa Kushner. Bring your exercise mat, a small blanket or a beach towel. New students please call the library to register at 336-703-2990. Click here for more info.

Coloring Club for Grownups
Friday, July 13, 10:30 - 11:30 am
Relax and relieve stress by dropping in to do some coloring with provided sheets and pencils or bring your own. No registration required. Call the library at 336-703-2990 or click here for more info.

Basket Weaving: Free Class
Saturday, July 14, 10 am
Instructor John Wald will help you learn how to create a Shaker style basket. These baskets are perfect for decorating your home or as a gift. This is a two-part class that will take place on Saturday, July 7 & 14, and participants will need to bring a few items with them. Call the library at 336-703-2990 to register. Click here for more info.

Digitize Your Archives
Monday, July 16, 3-5 pm
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. Free help with the equipment is available. Call 336-703-2990 to sign up for one-on-one assistance with the equipment.

English as a Second Language: Free Class
Tuesday, July 17, 9:15 - 11 am
Learning English? Practice conversation, learn new expressions, and improve your pronunciation in a relaxed group led by a professional language instructor Nicholas Bradley. Say no to pressure and yes to the result. Every Tuesday, 9:15 am, ongoing class. Call 336-703-2990 to register. Click here for more info.

Free Yoga Class
Wednesday, July 18, 6:30 - 7:30 pm
Come to free one-hour Yoga classes facilitated by Lisa Kushner. Bring your exercise mat, a small blanket or a beach towel. New students please call the library to register at 336-703-2990. Click here for more info.

Who's Got Games for Adults
Thursday, July 19, 2-5
Join us for an afternoon of board and tabletop games, every 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month. Enjoy one of the games from the library or bring your own. Library games include Canasta, Dominoes, Trivia Pursuit, Cribbage, Bingo and many more.



Free German Language Class
Monday, July 23, 6- 8 pm
Praktisches Deutsch! Free German Language Class is offered at the Walkertown Branch library. Learn to communicate - listen, speak, read, and write - in German with help of a professional instructor, Brigitte Woloszyn, from Germany. New students please register by calling the library at 336-703-2990.

English as a Second Language: Free Class
Tuesday, July 24, 9:15 - 11 am
Learning English? Practice conversation, learn new expressions, and improve your pronunciation in a relaxed group led by a professional language instructor Nicholas Bradley. Say no to pressure and yes to the result. Every Tuesday, 9:15 am, ongoing class. Call 336-703-2990 to register. Click here for more info.

Free Pencil Drawing Class
Tuesday, July 24, 10 am - 12 noon
Join local artist, Cheryl Powell as she teaches how to draw using a pencil and your imagination. Please bring a photo of a building or a landscape that you'd like to draw. Also bring a pencil and a piece of drawing paper. Please register by phone 336-703-2990 or via email walkertownlibrary@gmail.com as seats are limited. Everyone invited, especially beginners.

Continental Knitting Class
Thursday, July 26, 4-5 pm
Continental Knitting is an ergonomically better way of knitting and easier on your hands. The class is taught by experienced instructor Inger Sikora, a knitter of 38 years. Please bring your supplies. Call 336-703-2990 for more info.

Free Yoga Class
Thursday, July 26, 3:30 - 4:30 pm
Come to free one-hour Yoga classes facilitated by Lisa Kushner. Bring your exercise mat, a small blanket or a beach towel. New students please call the library to register at 336-703-2990. Click here for more info.

Coloring Club for Grownups
Friday, July 27, 10:30 - 11:30 am
Relax and relieve stress by dropping in to do some coloring with provided sheets and pencils or bring your own. No registration required. Call the library at 336-703-2990 or click here for more info.

Who's Got Games for Adults
Thursday, July 28, 2-5
Join us for an afternoon of board and tabletop games, every 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month. Enjoy one of the games from the library or bring your own. Library games include Canasta, Dominoes, Trivia Pursuit, Cribbage, Bingo and many more.



Free German Language Class
Monday, July 30, 6- 8 pm
Praktisches Deutsch! Free German Language Class is offered at the Walkertown Branch library. Learn to communicate - listen, speak, read, and write - in German with help of a professional instructor, Brigitte Woloszyn, from Germany. New students please register by calling the library at 336-703-2990.

English as a Second Language: Free Class
Tuesday, July 31, 9:15 - 11 am
Learning English? Practice conversation, learn new expressions, and improve your pronunciation in a relaxed group led by a professional language instructor Nicholas Bradley. Say no to pressure and yes to the result. Every Tuesday, 9:15 am, ongoing class. Call 336-703-2990 to register. Click here for more info.

Paranormal Genre Interest Group
Tuesday, July 31, 6:30 pm
Meet others and listen to an author J. David Michaels as he leads an open discussion on all things paranormal. Attendees can bring their questions and we will explore the answers. Call the library at 336-703-2990 for more info.

More events coming up soon... Check Online Calendar of Events for next month listings!



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