Central Library


The Winter/Spring Edition of Intersections is Here

Published by Mary Giunca / January 13, 2022

Learn how the redlining exhibit at Central Library is bringing the community together for discussion around racism and inequality in Winston-Salem neighborhoods. Hear how four local women find hope and healing in trying times. And learn what local author and journalist Phoebe Zerwick found when she re-examined the life of Darryl Hunt in "Beyond Innocence: The Life Sentence of Darryl Hunt." Plus, programs on everything from local authors to the underground railroad.


Celebrating Sylvia Sprinkle Hamlin 1945-2022

Published by Todd Bowser / January 13, 2022

This week we continue to celebrate the life of our former director Sylvia Sprinkle Hamlin. See a video produced by the City of Winston-Salem and an official resolution from the Black Caucus of the American Library Association commemorating her incredible life and achievements for literacy and the arts in our community.


Genealogy programs are coming

Published by Grace May / January 6, 2022

Need more genealogy in your life? You're in luck...


Growing Food in an Urban Setting: A Virtual Program

Published by Tory Darling / January 5, 2022

A county collaboration between Forsyth County Library and NC Cooperative Extension to inform county residents of container gardens, urban farming, composting, and more


Alliance Book Club

Published by Jonathan Furr / January 4, 2022

The Alliance Book Club is a library book club dedicated to reading and discussing books by and/or about members of the LGBTQIA+ community. The next meeting will be Saturday, January 22 at 11 a.m. While the club meets virtually via Zoom, registration is required.


Job and Career Resources at the Library

Published by Jody Lohman / December 16, 2021

Research and prepare for a new job or career using library resources. Join us on the second Wednesday of each month and learn about print and electronic tools you can use to explore careers, prepare for educational and occupational exams, find techniques on resume writing, interviewing and job searching, and research prospective employers.

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