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Free Christmas Music Concert at Walkertown

Published by Walkertown Branch / December 5, 2019

Jazz Classique will perform their unique blend of classical and jazz in a Christmas concert at Walkertown Branch Library on Saturday, Dec. 14 at 1 p.m. Musical selections will include classical works by composers such as Bach, Heinichen and Poulenc as well as traditional Christmas standards.


Local History Lecture Series: Christmas in Winston-Salem Through the Years at Lewisville Branch

Published by Julie Crouse / December 4, 2019

Monday, Dec. 9 at 6 p.m. The Coffee Pot festooned with a bow, the Nativity display at Sears, the tree decorated at the Children's Home, Christmas parades on West Fourth Street, and Lovefeasts with candles, buns, and coffee. Molly Grogan Rawls, author and photo archivist at the Forsyth County Public Library, shares historical photographs that recall earlier times in Winston-Salem's history.


The Bookmobile and Storytime at Hanes Mall

Published by Wright Adams / December 4, 2019

This month we will be reading holiday stories on Thursday, December 19, at 10 a.m. Then come aboard the bookmobile for a holiday themed craft. The story time is free and open to the public in the play area near Macys. For more information call 336-703-2951. The address for Hanes Mall is 3320 Silas Creek Pkwy, Winston-Salem, NC 27103.


Downloadables at Walkertown Branch Cancelled Dec. 27

Published by Computer Training Bridge / December 4, 2019

The downloadables class at Walkertown Branch Library will be cancelled on Dec. 27. All other classes will remain as scheduled.


Cocoa for Carols

Published by Jina Bush / December 3, 2019

Come celebrate the season while spreading holiday spirit with the Adult Outreach Program during an afternoon of giving and sharing. This occasion is set to benefit the homeless population of Winston-Salem with a program consisting of musical performances, an arrangement of refreshments, as well as hygiene donations.


December Reading Challenge

Published by Lara Luck / November 26, 2019

It’s holiday season - time for good food, good friends, and good books. So this month’s challenge will be to read a holiday book. You can pick any holiday you want. It doesn’t have to be a December holiday. Maybe you want to read about a holiday you don’t celebrate. Or you could read a holiday planning book to help you get through the season. Maybe you want to read good fiction set during your favorite holiday. The choice is yours.

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