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.

July 19      Black Panther, starring Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, PG-13

July 26     12 Strong, starring Chris Hemsworth, Michael Shannon, PG-13

Aug 2         I Can Only Imagine, starring J. Michael Finley, Madeline Carroll, Dennis Quaid, Trace Adkins, PG

Aug 9        Chappaquiddick, starring Jason Clarke, Kate Mara, Ed Helms, Bruce Dern, PG-13

Aug 16      Finding Your Feet, starring Timothy Spall, Joanne Lumley, Imelda Staunton, Celia Imrie, David Hayman, PG-13

Aug 23      The Post, starring Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks, Sarah Paulson, PG-13

Aug 30      The Greatest Showman, starring Hugh Jackman, Michelle Williams, Zac Efron, PG

Sept 6       Murder on the Orient Express, starring Kenneth Branagh, Penelope Cruz, Willem Dafoe, PG-13

Sept 13     Viceroy’s House, starring Hugh Bonneville Gillian Anderson, Manish Dayal, NR

Sept 20     Molly’s Game, starring Jessica Chastain, Idris Elba, Kevin Costner, R

Sept 27     DURHAM FAIR — NO MOVIE

 

Book Lover’s Circle

On Wednesday, June 6, we will discuss Men Without Women by Haruki Murakami. 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 July discussion book, We Are Not Ourselves by Matthew Thomas

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:

https://wandooreader.com/durhamlibrary/get-in-the-game-rsd13-strong-middle-school-2016

 

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

https://wandooreader.com/durhamlibrary/get-in-the-game-2016-teen-summer-reading-program

 

Adults 18+ your summer reading link is here:

https://wandooreader.com/durhamlibrary/summer-2016-adult-program

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.