Program Registration

Children’s Programs

Slime Saturdays: 12/16 at 2PM


Rainbow Magic Book Club: 12/18 at 6:30PM


Toddler Art Salt Snow: 12/22 at 10:30AM


Teen Programs

Ongoing Programs and Monthly Clubs

Teen Lounge (Mon-Thurs, 2:30 – 4:30 PM)

Unwind after school at Teen Lounge.  We have laptops, work space, board games, and a place to drop off backpacks available for teens (ages 10 to 18).  Please ask a staff member for our Teen Lounge guidelines and code of conduct.  (Hours are subject to change.)

Unplugged Fridays (Every Other Friday, 3 – 4:30 PM)

Join us for drop-in tabletop gaming after school!  Bring friends and games.

No registration required.  For teens in grades 6 and up.  Next meetings:12/1, and 12/15.

Otaku Club (Thurs., Jan. 4, 7 – 8 PM)

Meets monthly.  Watch anime, talk about manga, meet new friends, and hang out!

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

Teen Advisory Group ( Weds., Dec. 20 at 6 – 7 PM)

Meets monthly. Brainstrom with us at TAG! We’re a dedicated and passionate group of teens who want to improve the Durham Public Library’s young adult programs and services! New members are always welcome!

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

DPL Teen Book Club (Weds., Dec. 27 at 7 – 8 PM)

For our December meeting, we will be discussing “Thirteen Reasons Why”.

Copies of this book will be available at the Durham Public Library for check out.

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


STEM Career Panel with Middlesex Community College (Weds., Dec. 13 at 7 to 8 PM)

Are you interested in a career and education in the STEM field?  Meet our panel of Middlesex Community College professionals who will talk about their academic and work experience BEFORE you choose!

For all ages.  Registration required.  Click here for program information.

Let’s Make Touchscreen Gloves (Thurs., Dec. 14 at 2:30 – 4:30 PM)

Drop in any time between 2:30 to 4:30 PM on Thursday, Dec. 14 to make or modify your own gloves to work with touchscreen phones! Gloves will be provided if you want to work with a new pair.

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


Adult Programs

 Moments in Time: Memoir Writing Workshop Series — Saturdays, January 6, 13, 20, & 27 from 1:00 – 2:30 p.m.

Free Workshop Series with professional writing teacher Debra Robbins. This four-part series is designed to teach participants some of the skills needed to construct a personal narrative. Participants are encouraged to attend all four sessions.

Click here to register.

Social Security and You — Thursday, January 11 from 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Financial advisor Jeff Henault will discuss who is eligible for Social Security benefits, what factors you should consider before starting your benefits, when is the most appropriate time to start taking benefits and ways in which you can potentially maximize your benefits.

Click here to register.

The Search for E.T. — Tuesday, January 16 from 7:00 – 8:30 pm

Are We Alone in the Universe? Durham resident Steve Akerley, a Space Ambassador for the National Space Society will bring you up-to-date on the search for extraterrestrial life. Ages 12 and up.

Click here to register.