Event Calendar

Mar
25
Sat
Escape Room
Mar 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Can you escape “The Time Portal?” Find the clues and solve the puzzles to complete your mission and find the key to escape.

Ages 8 and up. Ages 8-12 must be accompanied by an adult. Please arrive 10 minutes early.
Space is limited. Please call (860) 349-9544, ext. 1 to register. Registration begins Friday, March 10.
Escape Room
Mar 25 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Can you escape “The Time Portal?” Find the clues and solve the puzzles to complete your mission and find the key to escape.

Ages 8 and up. Ages 8-12 must be accompanied by an adult. Please arrive 10 minutes early.
Space is limited. Please call (860) 349-9544, ext. 1 to register. Registration begins Friday, March 10.
STEAM Saturdays
Mar 25 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
STEAM Saturdays

Children ages 3 to 11 can join us for a Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, or Math activity every Saturday at 2pm. Registration encouraged but not required. Registration opens 1/7 for the January sessions. 1/28 for February sessions. 2/25 for March sessions.   

Register below for February

You may also:

*Call the library at (860) 349-9544 ext 1

*Visit the library

*Contact Children’s Librarian Alex Klaus at aklaus@durhamlibrary.org.

 

Mar
27
Mon
Mother Goose Storytime
Mar 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Mother Goose Storytime

10:30AM

Mother Goose Storytime

On Mondays children birth to 2.5 years can join Miss Diana for stories and songs.

No need to register, just Drop-in. Siblings welcome. Lower Level Right.

Meets:

Winter :1/9, 1/23, 1/30, 2/6, 2/13,

Spring: 2/27, 3/6, 3/13, 3/20, 3/27, 4/3,

May Intersession : 5/1, 5/8, 5/22 ( In the Meeting Room)

Summer : 6/19, 6/26, 7/3, 7/10, 7/17, 7/24, 7/31

Rainbow Magic Book Club
Mar 27 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Rainbow Magic Book Club

Rainbow Magic Book Club

Children in grades K and up are welcome to join Miss Alex for a book discussion, fairy games, and a craft.

Please Register for each session. Limit 15.

Registration for the next club meeting opens after each session.

 To register for March fill out the form below. Books can be picked up at the front desk!

Meets Mondays at 6:30pm

1/9, 1/30, 2/27, 3/27,  4/24,  5/22

Escape Room
Mar 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Can you escape “The Time Portal?” Find the clues and solve the puzzles to complete your mission and find the key to escape.

Ages 18 and up. Please arrive 10 minutes early.
Space is limited. Please call (860) 349-9544, ext. 1 to register. Registration begins Friday, March 10.
Mar
28
Tue
Preschool Storytime
Mar 28 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Preschool Storytime

Tuesdays at 10:15AM

Preschool Storytime

Join Miss Alex for developmentally relevant; stories, songs, and fingerplays.

No need to register, just Drop-in. Siblings welcome!

Meets:

Winter: 1/10, 1/17, 1/24, 1/31, 2/7, 2/14.

Spring: 2/28, 3/7, 3/14, 3/21, 3/28, 4/4.

May Intersession:  5/9, 5/16, 5/23, 5/30. ( In the Meeting Room)

Summer: 6/20, 6/27, 7/11, 7/18, 7/25, 8/1, 8/8.

Mar
30
Thu
Thursday Matinees
Mar 30 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm

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.

Apr. 6              Jason Boune, starring Matt Damon, 123 mins., PG-13

Apr. 13           Inferno, starring Tom Hanks, 121 mins., PG-13

Apr. 20           Jack Reacher: Never Go Back, starring Tom Cruise, 118 mins., PG-13

Apr. 27           Arrival, starring Amy Adams, 116 mins., PG-13

May 4                           NO MOVIE

May 11                       MONTH OF MAY

May 18                            DUE TO

May 25                    PALS BOOKSALE

June 1             Hacksaw Ridge, starring Andrew Garfield, 179 mins., R

June 8             Allied, starring Brad Pitt, 124 mins., R

June 15           Loving, starring Ruth Negga, 163 mins., PG-13

June 22           Collateral Beauty, starring Will Smith, 97 mins., PG-13

June 29           Passengers, starring Jennifer Lawrence, 116 mins., PG-13

 

 

 

Nutmeg at Night Gameshow
Mar 30 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Nutmeg at Night Gameshow

Nutmeg at Night Gameshow. Thursday, March 31st. Grades 4—6 from 6:00 at 7:00 p.m., Grades 7+ from 7:00—8:00. Just how well do you know this year’s Nutmeg nominees? Form a team with your friends to answer trivia questions about all ten books.  Bring the whole family! Register at Memorial School, Durham Public Library, or Levi E. Coe Library.

Click Here for Nutmeg at night poster and sign up forms 2017

Mar
31
Fri
Mini Masterpieces
Mar 31 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Mini Masterpieces

10:30 AM

Mini Masterpieces

Children ages 2 and up, with a parent or caregiver, can join Miss Alex on the last Friday of every month for an art themed storytime and lesson.

Registration required.

Limit 20. Please register for each session.

Registration for the next meeting opens after each session.

 To register, call the library at 860-349-9544 ext. 1 or visit the front desk.

Meets 1/20, 2/17, 3/31,