PJ Storytime

1/18/18 7PM

Join Miss Alex for an evening of bedtime stories & songs!
Come dressed in your PJs and bring your favorite stuffed animal friend!
Registration encouraged, but not Required. Register online.
This event is for children of all ages with an adult.  Registration opens 1/2/18


Meets 1/18/18

It’s Back! Drop-in Mystery Craft

It’s back! Drop-in Mystery Crafts!

December 26th-January 5th

Visit the library to make a self-guided mystery craft!

This event is open to children of all ages with an adult.

No registration required just drop-in.

Supplies limited.

Meets in the Children’s Department.

Holiday Craft!

Friday 12/06/17 @ 3pm

Families with children of all ages are encouraged to drop-in to the library to make a holiday Craft!

No registration required. Supplies Limited.

Holiday Silly Song Sing-A-Long 

 Saturday 12/2 at 1:30PM

As part of the Durham tree lighting events, the library will be offering Edward Leonard’s Holiday Silly Song Sing-Along. The program will include songs, musical games, dance, and rhythms. Edward Leonard will be leading this fun performance with accompaniment on guitar, drums, and maracas.

Registration encouraged but NOT Required!


Make a Mitten

12/1-12/30 10:30AM to Close
Design a mitten at the library. Then drop it off so we can hang it up and decorate
the library for the winter. All supplies provided. Supplies limited.

Twinkle Toes Toddler Dance Class

Babies and toddlers on the move! The Durham Public Library is proud to present Merly De La Hoz-Cookson’s Twinkle Toes Toddler Dance Program.
This exciting program is designed to offer children 1.5 – 5 years old an opportunity to explore dance in its most primitive form.

Siblings welcome.

Meets Tuesdays at 10:30 AM
12/5 & 12/19. Attend one or both sessions!
Registration Required. Registration opens 11/14. Register below.


Merly De La Hoz-Cookson is a Dance Instructor and Choreographer born in Colombia.  She is dedicated to promoting her cultural heritage all over the world through the art of dance.

Slime Saturdays

Slime Saturdays

Make a new type of slime each month.
Registration required for each session.
Ages 3 and up with an adult. Limit 15.

Meets : 9/9, 10/21, 11/18, 12/16 AT 2PM

Halloween Scavenger Hunt

10/16 – 11/4

Visit the Children’s Department to see if you can find all the Halloween pictures
hidden around the kids’ area!
Then take your completed scavenger hunt sheet to the checkout desk for a prize!

Play as many times as you’d want all month long!