Event Calendar

Jan
24
Thu
Thursday Matinees
Jan 24 @ 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.

Dec 27   In My Dreams, starring Katharine McPhee, Mike Vogel, JoBeth                         Williams, 93 min, NR

Jan 3      The Children Act, starring Emma Thompson, Stanley Tucci, 105 min, R

Jan 10   Bel Canto, starring Julienne Moore, Ken Watanabe, 100 min, R

Jan 17   Great Gilly Hopkins, starring Sophie Nelisse, Kathy Bates, Octavia        Spencer, Glenn Close, Julia Stiles, 99 min, PG

Jan 24   The Old Man and the Gun, starring Robert Redford, Sissy Spacek,       Casey Affleck, 90 min, PG-13

Jan 31   Equalizer 2, starring Denzel Washington, Bill Pullman, 121 min, R

Feb 7    First Man, starring Ryan Gosling, Claire Foy, 141 min, PG-13

Feb 14   Overboard, starring Eugenio Derbez, Anna Faris, 112 min, PG-13

Feb 21   The Wife, starring Glenn Close, Jonathan Pryce, Max Irons, 100 min, R

Feb 28   The Sisters Brothers, starring John C. Reilly, Joaquin Phoenix, Jake    Gyllenhaal, 121 min, R

                                                            

Jan
28
Mon
Writers’ Group
Jan 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Meet other writers and learn from each other in a supportive environment. Participants are encouraged to bring samples of their current writing projects to share and receive constructive feedback.

For writers ages 17 and up. Drop in.

Jan
31
Thu
Thursday Matinees
Jan 31 @ 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.

Dec 27   In My Dreams, starring Katharine McPhee, Mike Vogel, JoBeth                         Williams, 93 min, NR

Jan 3      The Children Act, starring Emma Thompson, Stanley Tucci, 105 min, R

Jan 10   Bel Canto, starring Julienne Moore, Ken Watanabe, 100 min, R

Jan 17   Great Gilly Hopkins, starring Sophie Nelisse, Kathy Bates, Octavia        Spencer, Glenn Close, Julia Stiles, 99 min, PG

Jan 24   The Old Man and the Gun, starring Robert Redford, Sissy Spacek,       Casey Affleck, 90 min, PG-13

Jan 31   Equalizer 2, starring Denzel Washington, Bill Pullman, 121 min, R

Feb 7    First Man, starring Ryan Gosling, Claire Foy, 141 min, PG-13

Feb 14   Overboard, starring Eugenio Derbez, Anna Faris, 112 min, PG-13

Feb 21   The Wife, starring Glenn Close, Jonathan Pryce, Max Irons, 100 min, R

Feb 28   The Sisters Brothers, starring John C. Reilly, Joaquin Phoenix, Jake    Gyllenhaal, 121 min, R

                                                            

Feb
2
Sat
Take Your Child To The Library Day
Feb 2 all-day
Take Your Child To The Library Day

Join Miss Alex to celebrate your local library today!

We will have kid-friendly crafts, games, and more all day long!

Check out a book and a get a chance to win a Kindle Fire!

Participate in an all-ages scavenger hunt in the Children’s Department.

Make some bunny ears and tell us why you love your library.

No need to register, just drop in!

The CT Science center will also be presenting the Science of Suds for families with children of all ages at 1pm.

REGISTER HERE

Feb
5
Tue
Drawing for Fun!
Feb 5 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

 

Are you interested in drawing, but not sure where to start? Drawing is fun! Join us to learn the basic fundamentals of drawing. Local art instructor, Jan Wenzel, will guide students through the basics of drawing. All supplies are included and no experience is necessary. This class is limited to 15 participants.  Please register here.

 

Feb
7
Thu
Thursday Matinees
Feb 7 @ 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.

Dec 27   In My Dreams, starring Katharine McPhee, Mike Vogel, JoBeth                         Williams, 93 min, NR

Jan 3      The Children Act, starring Emma Thompson, Stanley Tucci, 105 min, R

Jan 10   Bel Canto, starring Julienne Moore, Ken Watanabe, 100 min, R

Jan 17   Great Gilly Hopkins, starring Sophie Nelisse, Kathy Bates, Octavia        Spencer, Glenn Close, Julia Stiles, 99 min, PG

Jan 24   The Old Man and the Gun, starring Robert Redford, Sissy Spacek,       Casey Affleck, 90 min, PG-13

Jan 31   Equalizer 2, starring Denzel Washington, Bill Pullman, 121 min, R

Feb 7    First Man, starring Ryan Gosling, Claire Foy, 141 min, PG-13

Feb 14   Overboard, starring Eugenio Derbez, Anna Faris, 112 min, PG-13

Feb 21   The Wife, starring Glenn Close, Jonathan Pryce, Max Irons, 100 min, R

Feb 28   The Sisters Brothers, starring John C. Reilly, Joaquin Phoenix, Jake    Gyllenhaal, 121 min, R

                                                            

Feb
12
Tue
Drawing for Fun!
Feb 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

 

Are you interested in drawing, but not sure where to start? Drawing is fun! Join us to learn the basic fundamentals of drawing. Local art instructor, Jan Wenzel, will guide students through the basics of drawing. All supplies are included and no experience is necessary. This class is limited to 15 participants.  Please register here.

 

Feb
14
Thu
Thursday Matinees
Feb 14 @ 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.

Dec 27   In My Dreams, starring Katharine McPhee, Mike Vogel, JoBeth                         Williams, 93 min, NR

Jan 3      The Children Act, starring Emma Thompson, Stanley Tucci, 105 min, R

Jan 10   Bel Canto, starring Julienne Moore, Ken Watanabe, 100 min, R

Jan 17   Great Gilly Hopkins, starring Sophie Nelisse, Kathy Bates, Octavia        Spencer, Glenn Close, Julia Stiles, 99 min, PG

Jan 24   The Old Man and the Gun, starring Robert Redford, Sissy Spacek,       Casey Affleck, 90 min, PG-13

Jan 31   Equalizer 2, starring Denzel Washington, Bill Pullman, 121 min, R

Feb 7    First Man, starring Ryan Gosling, Claire Foy, 141 min, PG-13

Feb 14   Overboard, starring Eugenio Derbez, Anna Faris, 112 min, PG-13

Feb 21   The Wife, starring Glenn Close, Jonathan Pryce, Max Irons, 100 min, R

Feb 28   The Sisters Brothers, starring John C. Reilly, Joaquin Phoenix, Jake    Gyllenhaal, 121 min, R

                                                            

Feb
16
Sat
Gemstone Soaps
Feb 16 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Make unique and colorful soaps in the fashion of gemstones at the library!  Supplies will be provided.

For adults and teens.  Space is limited to 12.  Registration begins Feb. 2.

Feb
19
Tue
Drawing for Fun!
Feb 19 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

 

Are you interested in drawing, but not sure where to start? Drawing is fun! Join us to learn the basic fundamentals of drawing. Local art instructor, Jan Wenzel, will guide students through the basics of drawing. All supplies are included and no experience is necessary. This class is limited to 15 participants.  Please register here.