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"Undesign the Redline" Exhibit Looks at Racism Through Housing and Neighborhoods

Published by Mary Giunca / September 15, 2021

Undesign the Redline, an interactive exhibit sponsored by The Winston-Salem Foundation, looks at the history of racism and inequality as it played out in neighborhoods, nationally and in Winston-Salem. Undesign the Redline will be on display through Nov. 14 during Central Library's operating hours. The exhibit was created by Designing the We.

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The Third Issue of "Intersections," FCPL's New Magazine, is Here.

Published by Mary Giunca / September 9, 2021

Welcome to the third issue of "Intersections," a new magazine designed to connect people and purpose through library service. In this issue, learn how to find Hispanic and Native American ancestors, how FCPL is working to increase digital access across the community and how a new partnership with the Winston-Salem/Forsyth County school system will help students better use library resources.


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Ancestry.com Available from Home Until Dec. 31

Published by Karen Feeney / September 9, 2021

Great news! Ancestry.com has extended access to this resource. You don't have to leave home to research your genealogy on Ancestry.com! Enjoy this resource for free anywhere through December 31, 2021. Take advantage of this rich database with your library card.

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Forsyth County Commissioners Recognize September as Library Card Sign-Up Month

Published by Mary Giunca / September 2, 2021

The Forsyth County Commissioners recognized September as Library Card Sign-Up Month and saluted the Forsyth County Public Library system for its role in providing free access to resources people need to live, learn, work and thrive in the 21st century.


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Let the Record Show Features Art From Recycled Records and Albums at Central Library Sept. 1-30

Published by Mary Giunca / August 20, 2021

"Let the Record Show" takes old vinyl records and album covers, and turns them into art. The show is on display at Central Library's second floor gallery through the end of September and features paintings, videos, sculpture, clothing, lamps and more. The show was organized by the nonprofit DENT Creative Reuse Center and Art Laboratory in Winston-Salem.

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Winning Wednesdays: Spotlight on Business and Nonprofit Resources to Help You Succeed

Published by Jody Lohman / June 6, 2021

Discover free library resources that you can use to identify trends in your industry, research competition, identify sales prospects and find sources of supply. Join us for this virtual program every Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. using this Zoom link.

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