Book Lover’s Circle

On Wednesday, February 7, we will discuss The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead. The discussion will be held at 7:30  in the Activity Room of the Library. All are welcome.

Copies of the book are available at the check-out desk.

And pick up a copy of our March discussion book, Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson.

Thursday Matinees

The Durham Public Library hosts a movie matinee every Thursday at 1:30pm. This film series is free and open to the public. Please note that for movies rated R, only individuals age 18 & over are permitted to attend. Viewer discretion is advised.


Mar. 15      Roman J. Israel, Esq., starring Denzel Washington, Colin Farrell, 117 min, PG-13

Mar. 22      Same Kind of Different As Me, starring Greg Kinnear, Renee Zellweger, 119 min., PG-13

Mar. 29      Darkest Hour, starring Gary Oldman, Kristin Scott Thomas, 125 min, PG-13

Apr.  5       Wonder, starring Julia Roberts, Owen Wilson, 113 min, PG

Apr. 12      Only the Brave, starring Josh Brolin, Jeff Bridges, PG-13

Apr. 19     Phantom Thread, starring Daniel Day-Lewis, R

Apr. 26   All the Money in the World, starring Michele Williams, Christopher Plummer, Mark Wahlberg, R

There will be no Movie Matinees in May due to the PALS Book Sale




Anime Club in the Teen Lounge

On the first Friday of each month the Library will be hosting Anime Club in the Teen Lounge after school.  There will be anime streamed the entire 2.5 hours, with requests taken from you!  There will also be Anime related crafts, snacks, and/or games!  No registration required.
Friday, December 2nd from 2:30-5:00pm
Ages 12-18

Online Summer Reading for Teens & Adults

Welcome to Summer Reading!

Young adults entering grades 7-12 and adult patrons are invited to participate in our Summer Reading Program via Wandoo Reader, an online reading tracker.  Patrons who participated last year will remember it!

Earn 1 raffle ticket for every 60 minutes of reading logged, earn 1 raffle ticket for every challenge completed, and Young Adults can earn 1 raffle ticket for every program they attend.

The Summer Reading Program begins on Monday, June 27th and runs through to Saturday, August 6th.


Click the appropriate link below:


Wandoo Reader Online Summer Reading Tracker


If you are a Strong Middle School student, click here:


Any other young adults entering grades 7-12 who wish to participate, click here:


Adults 18+ your summer reading link is here:

Minecraft Club

Crafters, Creepers, and Master Builders are invited to the Minecraft Club.  Chat with other players, work together to build great things, or just play on the Library’s own server.

Mondays June 27th-August 1st 3-4pm
Ages 10-18.

Drop in.