Children's Library News

Thanks for a Great Summer!

Thanks for a Great Summer!

We had such a fun time together this summer at Walkertown Branch Library! We're excited to highlight all the fun and announce our summer reading drawing winners.

a/perture cinema and Walkertown Library presents

a/perture cinema and Walkertown Library presents "The Biggest Little Farm" Saturday, September 7

Watch a moving documentary film "The Biggest Little Farm" at the Walkertown Branch Library. We are partnering with our friends at a/perture cinema to bring this film to you on Saturday, September 7 at 11:45 a.m.

Flavors of Africa

Flavors of Africa

Sample the cuisine of different African countries at the Lewisville Branch Library on Friday, Sept. 27 from 4:30 – 5:30 p.m. Children and teens will present information and food from their choice of an African country. Everyone is welcome to come to learn about African countries and to sample the flavors of Africa. For children or teens to eat, a parent will need to sign a permission form (this can be signed ahead of time). If you are interested in presenting, please call 336-703-2940.

Wake Forest Museum of Anthropology Programs at the Lewisville Branch Library

Wake Forest Museum of Anthropology Programs at the Lewisville Branch Library

Teens will learn about the importance of kola nuts on Friday, Sept 6 from 4:30-5:30 p.m. at the Lewisville Branch Library. Children will learn about the beautiful beaded crowns of the Yoruba people in West Africa and build their own crown on Tuesday, Sept. 10 from 4:30- 5:30 p.m. at the Lewisville Branch Library. Everyone can learn about the culture of the Igbo people in Nigeria on Thursday, Sept. 19 at 4-5 p.m. at the Lewisville Branch Library.

Get to Know Your Library

Get to Know Your Library

Get to know your library better with these two programs at the Lewisville Branch Library. How to Find Library Materials will be on Tuesday, Sept. 3 at 4:30 p.m. and Online Resources for Homework Help will be Thursday, Sept. 5 at 4:30 p.m. Please call 336-703-2940 for more information.

Sensory-Friendly Programs

Sensory-Friendly Programs

Children and caregivers can attend sensory-friendly programs throughout Forsyth County Public Libraries. Please check the list of upcoming events for more information.

The Bookmobile and Storytime at Hanes Mall

The Bookmobile and Storytime at Hanes Mall

This month we will be reading "West African Folk Tales" on Thursday, August 29, at 10 a.m. Then come aboard the bookmobile for a West African themed craft. The story time is free and open to the public in the play area. For more information call 336-703-2951. The address for Hanes Mall is 3320 Silas Creek Pkwy, Winston-Salem, NC 27103.

Storytimes at Rural Hall

Storytimes at Rural Hall

Children and their caregivers are welcome to join us each week for storytimes in the Rural Hall Branch Library Auditorium. Toddler Storytime (birth-2 years old) meets every Monday from 11-11:30 a.m. and includes stories, songs, rhymes, and bubbles. Preschool Storytime (3-5 years old) meets every Thursday from 11-11:45 a.m. and includes stories, songs, flannel activities, rhymes, and a coloring activity. No storytimes from Monday, August 19, 2019-Monday, September 2, 2019.