An ongoing lecture and discussion series for adults, featuring a variety of informative and entertaining speakers who are experts in their field.
Sunday Film Series
The library offers free screenings of favorite films on select Sunday afternoons at 2:30 pm.
Douglass Center Book Club
Attention book lovers! The Douglass Center Book Club meets on the third Thursday of each month at the Douglass Center on Pennsylvania Ave. Books are provided. For more information all the library at 910-692-8235 or the Douglass Center at 910-692-7376.
Book Club Kits
The library now has Book Club Kits available for checkout. Each kit contains 10 copies of the book and a laminated discussion guide ready to go in a sturdy Friends of the Library tote bag. Kits may be checked out for a six week period to current library cardholders. Check out the current Book Club Kit title list.
Free Tax Help at the Library
American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) trained volunteers will be available at the library to assist middle and low-income seniors in filing their tax returns beginning February 2015. Tax help will be provided on a first-come, first-serve basis. Clients must register onsite, and there are no prior appointments by phone. Dates and times will be posted at a later date.
Looking for a job? Need help with the search? The library can point you in the right direction with several resources.
Small Business Resources
These resources available in the library or as E-Books through Netlibrary, as well as a list of Small Business websites.
Online Reference Resources
The Library offers many online resources available to library cardholders.
A library patron checks out a Book Club Kit
The Explorations Series presented Jim Town
New Adult Fiction books
The Explorations Series hosted NC Poet Laureate Joseph Bathanti
Weymouth Writers in Residence visit the Library
Gift wrapping demonstrations were offered at the Explorations program, Spruce up for the Holidays
Sun Jul. 12Explorations: Talkin' Tar Heel The authors of "Talkin' Tar Heell: How Our Voices Tell the Story of North Carolina" Walt Wolfram and…Read On
Thu Jul. 16Summer Book Club at the Douglass Center Meet the third Thursday of each month at 10:30 AM in the game room. Sign-up and pick up your book at…Read On
Sun Jul. 19Sunday Film Series Navy SEAL sniper Chris Kyle's pinpoint accuracy saves countless lives on the battlefield and turns h…Read On