Explorations: A Forum for Adults

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.
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 Saturday, February 1, 2014. 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 are as follows:

February 1 - April 15, 2014
10:00am - 1:00pm

Links to tax forms and contact information for state and federal assistance are listed on the 2013 Tax Help and Information Sheet.
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.   
Career Resources
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.

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