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This week in Summer Reading!

By Forsyth County Public Library / June 25, 2016

Summer Reading is really warming up as we head into the second week! The program bench is deep for the week of June 27 - July 2 with about 20 special programs beyond our regular storytimes and book clubs!


Books We Like

By Don Dwiggins / June 9, 2016

This month we take an in-depth look at Winston-Salem's Historic Salem Cemetery written by our own Molly Rawls, an NC Room Librarian and manager of our Photograph Collection.


Photos from "We Wear The Mask" Teen Maker Workshops

By Don Dwiggins / May 10, 2016

Recently the Library, in partnership with the Center for Design Innovation, offered two, one-day maker workshops for teens. The workshops blended the art of storytelling with the creative potential of 3D technology and additional maker activities to tell stories through masks.


Library Begins Storytime for Developmentally Delayed Children

By Don Dwiggins / May 5, 2016

Eight year old Miseal Garcia is a kid in a candy shop as he takes in the new look of the children’s area at the Carver School Road Branch Library. Miseal quickly zeros in on an interactive children’s computer where he finds La Casa de Dora, one of his favorite games. It’s “game on” as he leans forward peering intently into the monitor, the rhythmic click, click of the mouse punctuating the air as he plays.


FCPL Staff Member Receives Prestigious Archie K. Davis Award

By Don Dwiggins / April 29, 2016

The Forsyth County public Library would like to recognize our very own staff member, Molly Rawls who was the recipient of the Archie K. Davis award last fall. The award recognizes individuals who have made significant contributions to regional and cultural history.


Construction Web Camera Now Up and Running

By Don Dwiggins / December 11, 2015

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.

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