Walkertown Branch Library News

  1. Read Aloud to a Tail Waggin' Tutor at Walkertown Branch

    Read Aloud to a Tail Waggin' Tutor at Walkertown Branch

    Young readers and dog lovers ages 3-11 are invited to read aloud with one of Walkertown Branch Library's Tail-Waggin' Tutors on Monday, May 9th, between 6 and 7 pm. Please call 336-703-2990 to reserve a turn.

  2. Family Movie Night @ Walkertown Library

    Family Movie Night @ Walkertown Library

    Join us for our Family Movie Night on Wednesday, May 25th at 6:30pm and watch The Peanuts Movie, presented by Blue Sky Studios. Your favorite underdog and his dog are back in their first big-screen film.(G)

  3. Crossties and Locomotives: Norfolk Southern Railway

    Crossties and Locomotives: Norfolk Southern Railway

    Durwood Laughinghouse, Norfolk Southern’s Resident Vice President for North Carolina, will speak at the Walkertown Branch Library on Tuesday, May 17, at 6:30 p.m. He will share his comments on the history and future of Norfolk Southern Railway. Free lecture, no registration required. Call 336-703-2990 for more info.

  4. Walkertown Branch Library Events Newsletter

    Walkertown Branch Library Events Newsletter

    There's always something interesting going on at the Library. Whether it's a storytime for kids, a program on local history, free Yoga or Art class, or a community event in the Walkertown area - learn about it from a library newsletter. To receive Walkertown library events newsletter please sign up using this form, and learn what's going on at the library!

  5. WHODUNITS with DONUTS Book Club at Walkertown

    WHODUNITS with DONUTS Book Club at Walkertown

    Join the WHODUNITS: Crime Solvers Book Club on Thursday, May 19th at 10:30am as we eat donuts and discuss Glazed Murder: a donut shop mystery by Jessica Beck. When her donut shop becomes a crime scene after a dead body is dumped on her doorstep, Suzanne Hart, who finds sleuthing as addictive as her sugary baked goods, joins in the search for a killer.

  6. 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!

  7. Walkers of Walkertown

    Walkers of Walkertown

    Would you like to become more fit with just a short walk each day? Join WOW - Walkers of Walkertown! Robin Klar, a personal trainer at the YMCA, and his wife Carol will guide you to improve your health with a short walk. Every Monday, Wednesday and Thursday at 9:30 am, rain or shine!

  8. Spring Book Sale in Walkertown

    Spring Book Sale in Walkertown

    Shop for great deals at the Friends Spring Book Sale Wednesday May 11th - Saturday 14th at the Walkertown Branch Library. The Friends of the Library Preview Sale on Wednesday May 11th, 2 pm-6 pm. Join Friends for $5.00 and receive a free book bag! Donations only accepted starting Monday, May 9th.

  9.  Digitization Station Assistance in Walkertown May 2nd

    Digitization Station Assistance in Walkertown May 2nd

    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. Call 336-703-2990 to sign up for one-on-one assistance with the equipment.

  10. Books We Like

    Books We Like

    This month Collection Development Manager Lara Luck has a challenge for readers: step outside your normal comfort zone and give a whirl at reading something new. If you're a fiction buff, try non-fiction and vice versa. If you're in the mystery genre maybe try political thrillers. You get the picture. Who knows, you may just discover an interest you never knew you had.

  11. Download Free Songs, eBooks, Magazines  in Walkertown

    Download Free Songs, eBooks, Magazines in Walkertown

    Learn about downloading free Music, Magazines, eBooks and Audiobooks from the library. New to downloading Music or 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. Make an appointment with an expert librarian in Walkertown by calling 336-703-3052.

  12. Sensory Storytime for Children Saturday, May 7th

    Sensory Storytime for Children Saturday, May 7th

    Sensory Storytime awaits families at 11 am on Saturday, May 7, at Rural Hall Branch. Come TAP THE MAGIC TREE, blow bubbles, and interact with songs and rhymes for children ages 2 and up. All children are welcome, especially those with sensory issues, autism spectrum disorder, or other special needs.

  13. Spring Friends of the Library Book Sales

    Spring Friends of the Library Book Sales

    Now’s the time to mark your calendars for upcoming spring Friends of the Library book sales. Find a wide assortment of books and other library materials all at bargain prices. Also ask about joining a branch Friends of the Library group for admittance into special Friends pre-sale events.

  14. Get Your Preschooler Reading Ready for Kindergarten

    Get Your Preschooler Reading Ready for Kindergarten

    In the coming months the children's area at your local library may look different. Several branch libraries will see exciting entry ways in to the children's area, new books, new carpet and new furniture.

  15. Construction Web Camera Now Up and Running

    Construction Web Camera Now Up and Running

    As construction ramps up at Central Library you can now keep up with all the work that goes on with a 24 hour a day construction web cam. Enjoy archived photos as well as time lapse views of all the exterior work that goes into transforming Central into a brand new library.