▪ Durham County Library will host a summer time workout program for teens this June. The program is free and open to teens, no registration required.
Instructor Georgia Wyche will lead teens in an hour of dance, fitness and fun. Wyche will visit all seven Durham County Library locations to offer this high-energy program. Teens are welcome to attend one or all of these workout sessions.
▪ 4 p.m. Thursday, June 16 at Bragtown Library, 3200 Dearborn Dr.
▪ 3 p.m. Friday, June 17 at Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.
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▪ 4 p.m. Monday, June 20 at Stanford L. Warren, 1201 Fayetteville St.
▪ 4 p.m. Wednesday, June 22 at Southwest Regional, 3605 Shannon Rd.
▪ 4 p.m. Thursday, June 23 at North Regional, 221 Milton Rd.
▪ 4 p.m. Monday, June 27 at East Regional, 211 Lick Creek Ln.
▪ 4 p.m. Tuesday, June 28 at South Regional, 4505 S. Alston Ave.
▪ Durham County Library will host a presentation on the mountains and waterways of Durham’s Sister Cities at 3 p.m. Saturday, June 18, in the first floor auditorium of Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.
Learn about Durham’s Sister Cities, all noted for their proximity to famous mountains and waterways. Arusha, Tanzania is just a few miles from Mt. Kilimanjaro. Durham, England is close to the legendary North Sea. Kunshan, China is described as the Venice of China with its many canals. Kostroma, Russia sits on the banks of the famous Volga River. Toyama, Japan lies at the base of the towering Southern Japanese Alps, and Zhuzhou is in the Hunan Province, China, with its Zhangjiajie National Forest Park, featured in the mountain scenes in the movie Avatar.
Durham County Library will host a Murder Mystery Event at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, June 18, at South Regional Library, 4505 S. Alston Ave.
It’s A Mystery, as featured in Southern Living magazine, will be performing “The Write Way to Commit Murder,” an original murder mystery. Spend the afternoon with an eclectic group of writers and their eccentric host.
Durham County Library will host an eight-day teen program on sustainable living from June 20 through 23 and June 27 through 30 from 1:15 to 2:45 p.m. each day in the MakerLab @ Main, on the second floor of Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.
This 2016 summer workshop series for teenagers will include explorations of topics such as the nature of life, waste and recycling, climate change, water’s ways, organic gardening, healthy eating, cleaner transportation, home energy and solar power.
Teens who register should plan to attend all or most of the sessions. There are 25 spots available, first come, first served. To reserve your spot now, register through Durham County Library’s events calendar at durhamcountylibrary.org.
This program is organized by Recylique/CommunEOS in partnership with Durham County Library. The program is supported by grant funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the federal Library Services and Technology Act as administered by the State Library of North Carolina, a division of the Department of Cultural Resources.