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Library News

  1. The Healing Force is Coming to Reynolda Manor Branch Library

    The Healing Force is Coming to Reynolda Manor Branch Library

    Toddlers thru preschoolers are welcome for a interactive African music program on Feb 17 @ 10:30 am.

  2. Service Alert: Some ProQuest Resources will be Unavailable Saturday 2/13 10pm-4am

    Service Alert: Some ProQuest Resources will be Unavailable Saturday 2/13 10pm-4am

    On Saturday, February 13, ProQuest be performing critical system maintenance. The system maintenance is scheduled to begin on Saturday, February 13th at 10:00 PM and run until Sunday, February 14th at 4:00 AM. During this window, the following resources will not be available via NC LIVE: All ProQuest research databases (ProQuest Central, ABI-INFORM, etc.), All Chadwyck-Healey Poetry Collections, SIRS Knowledge Source databases.

  3. Black History Month TED Talks at the Kernersville Branch Library

    Black History Month TED Talks at the Kernersville Branch Library

    Featuring short, powerful video talks from expert speakers on current issues affecting African Americans, followed by discussion. Monday, February 22 at 4 p.m. in the Paddison Room of the Kernersville Branch Library.

  4. Books We Like

    Books We Like

    This month Crystal Holland, Branch Manager of our Rural Hall Library, shares some of her favorite titles with us in honor of Black History Month.

  5. Evening and Saturday Programs for Preschoolers and younger

    Evening and Saturday Programs for Preschoolers and younger

    As research points toward the importance of preschoolers being Reading Ready by kindergarten the Library now offers evening and Saturday storytimes to help parents and caregivers meet this goal.

  6. Free Piano Music Concert

    Free Piano Music Concert

    Free Piano Music Concert will feature a guest pianist Myron Brown. He will play works by Ludwig van Beethoven, Théodore Leschetizky, Maurice Ravel, Frédéric Chopin, and Nikolai Kapustin. Saturday, February 27th, 2-3 pm at the Walkertown Branch Library Auditorium. Free. No reservation required. Call 336-703-2990 for more info.

  7. Database of the Month: Biography Databases

    Database of the Month: Biography Databases

    Whether you have a biography report due for school or enjoy "walking a mile" in someone else's shoes you will find our biography databases offer an engaging online experience while giving you authoritative reference content.

  8. Business eMagazines with Zinio

    Business eMagazines with Zinio

    The landscape of today's business world is in a state of global growth and change. With our eMagazines from Zinio, you can stay abreast of current business news while on the go.

  9. New Pronunciator Feature: ProLive Conversation Groups

    New Pronunciator Feature: ProLive Conversation Groups

    Live conversation is a critical component of successful language acquisition, so Pronunciator now offers ongoing, live, teacher-led conversation groups for language learners of all levels, from beginner to advanced. These 30-minute sessions can be launched directly from Pronunciator Web, and are limited to 5 students per session.

  10. The ABCDs of Investing in No-Load Mutual Funds

    The ABCDs of Investing in No-Load Mutual Funds

    Dr. Larry Hungerford and Steve Hungerford will visit area libraries throughout February to answer questions about, and give recommendations on, no-load mutual funds - funds that can be bought, sold or exchanged with no fees associated with the transaction.

  11. 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.

  12. What will your Next Read be?

    What will your Next Read be?

    You are a click away from your Next Read! Each month you'll receive a list of books on the subjects you choose. Best of all, they are linked to our catalog, so you can just click and reserve.

  13. Prepare for College @ Southside Branch

    Prepare for College @ Southside Branch

    Learn about SAT/ACT strategies, financial aid, finding grants and scholarships, and the admissions process at Southside Branch.

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