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Holiday Film Series: Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas
Join us for our Holiday Film Series, which will focus on holiday movies for the whole family. The fourth movie in the series will be Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas, the live-action remake of the popular book. This movie is rated PG.
From Page to Screen: A Christmas Carol
Ebenezer Scrooge, the meanest miser in London, is visited on Christmas eve by three spirits who change his life forever. Patrick Stewart stars as Scrooge in this brilliant adaptation of Charles Dickens' holiday classic. Rated PG.
North County Regional Sunday Movie Showcase
Join us for a special showing of The Santa Clause, Rated PG, Starring Tim Allen, Judge Rheinhold, Wendy Crewson, and Eric Lloyd. Light refreshments will be served. This movie is rated PG.
Now Showing: Arthur Christmas
How can Santa deliver billions of presents to the whole world in just one night? The answer to this famous question is found in this exciting, holiday favorite! Fun for the entire family, this animated film is rated PG with a 98 minute run time.
Now Showing: A Charlie Brown Chirstmas
Join us for a special showing of the classic children's movie A Charlie Brown Christmas.
Visual Lit Book Club
Enjoy visually stimulating literature? Join Main Library on the last Monday of each month at 6:00 pm. This club reads a variety of graphic novels. Never tried a graphic novel before? They’re more than comic books! Check it out and come on down.
Pajama Family Storytime
Children enjoy favorite stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skills. Help foster a love of books and reading in your child. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to participate. Audience: Family/Youth & Caregivers
MADE IN 1984: HOLLYWOOD MOVIES FROM 30 YEARS AGO continues with James Cameron's classic, hugely influential sci-fi film The Terminator. Arnold Schwarzenegger is the cyborg sent (from the future) to Los Angeles on a violent, mysterious mission.
Book Club: Anime and Manga Interest Circle ( teens 13-18 & tweens 10-12)
Join us on the first Monday of the month. We will be discussing manga, anime, and related titles.
Wellness Wednesdays: Affordable Care Act Information Session
Representatives from Legal Services of the Southern Piedmont & Get Covered America will offer 1-on-1 enrollment assistance from 10am–6pm. Call 1-855-733-3711. Followed by a 6:00 p.m. presentation on the basics of the Affordable Care Act.
Independence Writers Group
An open discussion of the art and business of writing short stories, poems and novels. Critiques are available if ten copies of materials to be critiqued are provided. The group meets once a month on the second Saturday.
ASC Cultural Engagement Day-Musical Story by the Opera Express
The opera performers will present a Musical Story Telling of “Hansel and Gretel”. Face-painting for a brief time before the performance and an introduction to the back ground of fairy tales.
Adult book club now meeting on the third Thursday evening of each month. Join us for a lively discussion of Norah Ephron's I Feel Bad About My Neck. Copies are available at the circulation desk.
College 101: SAT Practice Exam
Prepare for college and kick off your SAT prep with a free practice exam.. After the test, the Princeton Review will email you a detailed performance report with personalized tips on how to improve your score. Registration required. See below.
North Carolina's Long Civil Rights Movement
Join Dr. Ken Zogry to discuss the Civil Rights Movement. Though often framed by the 50 and 60s, it actually stretches back nearly 150 years. North Carolinians were involved at the local, state and national level from after the Civil War to the 1970s.