Fall into Winter 2014 Book Sale in Walkertown
Walkers of Walkertown
Creative Needles: Quilting, Crocheting, and Knitting
Photography Show "Yesteryear" in Walkertown
Central Library Update
Walkertown Branch Library

Walkertown Branch Library News

  1. Value Line: Service Maintenance Scheduled

    Value Line: Service Maintenance Scheduled

    Value Line will be performing system maintenance over the Thanksgiving weekend. This service may cause periodic interruptions to the Library's subscription access. This maintenance will begin on Wednesday, November 26th after 6 pm and continue through the weekend.

  2. Creative Needles in Walkertown every Wednesday @ 10 am

    Creative Needles in Walkertown every Wednesday @ 10 am

    Join the new Creative Needles Group at the Walkertown Library. The group meets every Wednesday at 10 am. Learn to quilt, crochet, and knit. Not crafty? We’ll teach you!

  3. Pickin' Grass in Walkertown Tuesday, December 2

    Pickin' Grass in Walkertown Tuesday, December 2

    Pickin' Grass is an Open Acoustic Jam Session that brings local and area old time gospel, bluegrass and country musicians together. Tuesday, December 2nd, 6:30 - 9 pm in Walkertown Library Auditorium. Musicians, bring your instruments. Pickers, singers and listeners welcome!

  4. 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.

  5. Holiday craft class  Saturday, December 6th in Walkertown

    Holiday craft class Saturday, December 6th in Walkertown

    Holiday craft class will be held at the Walkertown Library on Saturday, December 6th, from 10 am to 12 noon. Join an art instructor Priscilla Williams and make a take home Christmas tree centerpiece. Discover new ways to make fun and festive Christmas decorations with a few simple supplies and your imagination. Sign up by phone 336-703-2990.

  6. Photos from 2014 Childrens' Bookmark Contest Luncheon

    Photos from 2014 Childrens' Bookmark Contest Luncheon

    The 2014 Childrens' Bookmark Contest luncheon was recently held at the Winston-Salem/Forsyth County School System's Main Office on Hanes Mill Road. Participants included students from both public and private schools throughout Winston-Salem and Forsyth County.

  7. Are You Covered?

    Are You Covered?

    Affordable Care Sessions to help you enroll for the first time, or make changes to your current plans during the open enrollment period.

  8. Thanksgiving Holiday Operating Schedule

    Thanksgiving Holiday Operating Schedule

    All Forsyth County Public Libraries will close at 6 pm, Wednesday, November 26th and remain closed Thursday, November 27th and Friday, November 28th. We will re-open Saturday, November 29th at regular hours. You can access the library 24 hours a day at www.forsythlibrary.org.

  9. FCPL is Giving the Gift of Content

    FCPL is Giving the Gift of Content

    Whether you are new to the world of portable devices or new to downloading with the library, this holiday shopping season promised to be both exciting and a little overwhelming for those receiving new portable devices, and the library is here to make it more exciting by offering a plethora of FREE downloadable eMedia.

  10. "As I See It": Teen Photography Show at Walkertown

    Walkertown Branch Library is pleased to present an exhibition by Jamy Gearhart's beginning digital photography students. The exhibit is titled, “As I See It.” The young photographers are Lilly Buckner, 12; Max Gearhart, 15; and Ryan Tepedino, 14. All of these bright, young artists are new to photography. Congratulations on your first show!

  11. 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.

  12. Beats to Shop To

    Beats to Shop To

    As the gift season approaches, many of us will be spending time in various stores. This year we invite you to make your own shopping playlist with music from Freegal. Here's a sampling to get you started. And remember you get five FREE downloads a week, thanks to your FCPL library card. One of the best deals you will find this season.

  13. Books We Like

    Books We Like

    This month Stefanie Kellum a children's librarian at our Kernersville Branch shares a few titles that Hunger Games fans will most definitely eat up.

  14. Computer and Downloadable Media Help

    Computer and Downloadable Media Help

    Not sure how to download an eBook to your device? Want to learn how to place holds on books? Come to Walkertown Branch, and we'll help you. Computer and Downloadable Media Help is provided to everyone who is interested in improving their computer skills. A librarian or a volunteer instructor will help you to download an eBook, Audio book or a songs for free. Please call to register 336-703-2990.

  15. 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.

  16. Holiday Cooking with Zinio

    Holiday Cooking with Zinio

    This holiday season find inspiration with your holiday cooking, "flip" through these digital magazines through the library's Zinio subscription.

  17. North Carolina Digital Library: Page to Screen V

    North Carolina Digital Library: Page to Screen V

    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.

  18. Sunday Hours To Start At Three Branch Library Locations on Sunday, November 2nd

    Sunday Hours To Start At Three Branch Library Locations on Sunday, November 2nd

    Malloy/Jordan East Winston Heritage Center, Southside Branch Library and Reynolda Manor Branch Library will be open Sundays starting November 2nd. Sunday hours for all three locations will be 1 pm to 5 pm.