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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.


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.


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.


Job and Career Resources at the Library

Published by Jody Lohman / September 9, 2021

Research and prepare for a new job or career using library resources. 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.


Creative Writing & Podcasting - with Local Author, Becky McLaughlin

Published by Jonathan Furr / September 3, 2021

Join us for a three-program series on the creative writing and podcasting process with local award-winning author, Becky McLaughlin, Sept. 14, 21, and 28, 2021 at 4 p.m.


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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