This public lecture will present a richly textured history of the legal and political factors that informed, obstructed, and finally cleared the way for desegregation in the North Carolina public education system. Presented by John E. Batchelor who is retired from the NC school system after thirty years as a teacher and administrator. Tuesday March 21, 2017 at 6:30 pm at Walkertown Branch library.
Join lively group discussion about perceptions and expectations on aging led by Sanford Danziger, MD and Susan Baggett, CPA. Learn how to banish negative thinking and age positively by “Looking Forward…Living Forward”. Tuesday, March 7, 10:30 am at Walkertown Branch library. Please call 336-703-2990 to register.
The Library will once again partner with volunteers from AARP and VITA to offer tax assistance at many locations throughout Forsyth County, including several libraries.
February brings great programs for Adults at Walkertown Branch. Come to the library and enjoy Coloring for Grown-ups, digitize your old videos and music tapes, watch a movie, attend a music concert, create art, solve a crime with a donut, or try a Yoga class. All events at the library are free!
Coloring has been linked to reducing stress and agitation as it refocuses the brain. Come to Walkertown Branch library on Friday, February 24, at 10:30 am and color your world beautiful! All materials will be provided, but feel free to bring your own colored pencils or your new coloring books.
Just in time for Valentine’s Day, we've selected a variety of books and wrapped them oh-so-secretively. You won’t know the ‘identity’ of your blind date 'til you get it home. You may choose any wrapped book in our “Blind Date with a Book” display at Walkertown Branch library. The more "dates" you go on, the more chances to win two free movie tickets.