The Wake County Public Libraries will provide several educational events during November that will be open to the public. They take place at the Southeast Regional Library, 908 Seventh Ave., Garner. For information on any or all of these events, call the Southeast Regional Library at 919-662-2250.
• “Food Fiction” will be the topic for the Book Bites program at 2 p.m. Nov. 15. The program will include a recipe exchange, along with a book talk. Participants are invited to bring copies of their favorite recipes, along with favorite books to recommend. Librarians will facilitate the free discussion, and registration is required.
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• “Find it! Tools for Reading on the Library’s Website” will take place at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 4. Librarians will demonstrate how to find books using the library’s website. No registration is required.
• Participants are invited to the free drop-in program “Happy Holidays: There’s a book for that!” at 2 p.m. Nov. 10. The program will feature tips on holiday cooking, entertaining, decorating, and more. Librarians will be on site for the hourlong session to provide one-on-one reading recommendations and book talks about the upcoming holidays.
• The theme of November’s trivia series will be “What the Dickens? Literary Trivia About the Holidays.” The program will take place at 7 p.m. Nov. 18, and will feature trivia questions about holiday-themed books and movies in a game for adults of all ages. The program series is free, but registration is requested.