Event Calendar

May
27
Mon
Library Closed
May 27 all-day

Library Closed for Memorial Day

May
29
Wed
Drop-In Dungeons & Dragons (Teen)
May 29 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Teens play Dungeons & Dragons with no registration required!  Players must use pre-made character sheets.

For teens in grades 6 and up.  Drop-in.

Trivia Night
May 29 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us for some trivia fun!  Register to play as a team or an individual!

Trivia will be played via Kahoot and will require digital devices.   You are welcome to bring one yourself and the library will also provide some to borrow.  Refreshments will be served!

For adults and teens.  Registration begins May 15.

May
31
Fri
Unplugged Fridays
May 31 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Meets on Fridays from 3 to 4:30 PM.  Join our Unplugged Fridays for tabletop gaming!  Bring games and friends.

No registration required.  For teens in grades 6 and up.

Jun
1
Sat
Summer Night Sky with ASNH
Jun 1 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Learn about exploring the Universe from your backyard through all the amazing astronomical objects and phenomenon that are visible in the summer sky.  Hold a rock from outer space formed at the same time as our solar system and find out about their out-of-this-world characteristics. The Astronomical Society of New Haven who will share their expertise and bring their meteorite collection here to Durham Library. Registration suggested. 

Saturday June 1  1 pm

Register here!

Jun
5
Wed
Book Lovers Club
Jun 5 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Join us for a lively discussion on this month’s selection. Pick up a copy of this month’s title at the patron desk.

Meets monthly on the 1st Wednesday. All are welcome!

Jun
6
Thu
Thursday Matinees
Jun 6 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Please note*

We will show The Mule with Clint Eastwood (R) on Thursday May 2nd upstairs in the Activity Room.

Thursday Movie Matinee is canceled May 9-30. No movies will be shown May 9-30 due to the P.A.L.S Annual Book Sale.

We’ll see you on June 6th! 

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.

The Durham Public Library hosts a movie matinee every Thursday at 1:30 pm. 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.

June 6  Stan & Ollie, starring Steve Coogan, John C. Reilly, 98 min, PG

June 13 Ben is Back, starring Julia Roberts, Lucas Hedges, 103 min, R

June 20 A Dog’s Way Home, starring Ashley Judd, Edward James Olmos, 137 min, PG

June 27 Cold Pursuit, starring Liam Neeson, 119 min, R

July 4 NO MOVIE 

July 11 On the Basis of Sex (a story about Ruth Bader Ginsburg), starring Felicity Jones, 120 min, PG-13

July 18 The Upside, starring Kevin Hart, Nicole Kidman, Bryan Cranston, 126 min, PG-13

July 25 Isn’t it Romantic, starring Rebel Wilson, 88 min, PG-13

French Conversation Circle
Jun 6 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

All levels of French speakers: Expand your speaking skills by practicing the language in a welcoming atmosphere. Facilitated by native French speaker Simone Howe. Meets monthly on the first Thursday of the month. Drop in.

Light refreshments will be served.

Jun
13
Thu
Thursday Matinees
Jun 13 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Please note*

We will show The Mule with Clint Eastwood (R) on Thursday May 2nd upstairs in the Activity Room.

Thursday Movie Matinee is canceled May 9-30. No movies will be shown May 9-30 due to the P.A.L.S Annual Book Sale.

We’ll see you on June 6th! 

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.

The Durham Public Library hosts a movie matinee every Thursday at 1:30 pm. 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.

June 6  Stan & Ollie, starring Steve Coogan, John C. Reilly, 98 min, PG

June 13 Ben is Back, starring Julia Roberts, Lucas Hedges, 103 min, R

June 20 A Dog’s Way Home, starring Ashley Judd, Edward James Olmos, 137 min, PG

June 27 Cold Pursuit, starring Liam Neeson, 119 min, R

July 4 NO MOVIE 

July 11 On the Basis of Sex (a story about Ruth Bader Ginsburg), starring Felicity Jones, 120 min, PG-13

July 18 The Upside, starring Kevin Hart, Nicole Kidman, Bryan Cranston, 126 min, PG-13

July 25 Isn’t it Romantic, starring Rebel Wilson, 88 min, PG-13

Jun
17
Mon
Spanish Conversation Group
Jun 17 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

All levels of Spanish speakers: Expand your speaking skills by practicing the language in a welcoming atmosphere. Facilitated by fluent Spanish speaker and teacher Marilyn Horn. Meets monthly on the third Thursday of the month. Drop in.

Light refreshments will be served.