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Digital Wednesday at the MakerLab

February 21 • 11:00 am12:00 pm
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DIGITAL WEDNESDAYS In January, learn how to access the library’s digital collection—downloadable and streaming resources such as movies, music, and audiobooks. In February, learn about social media and ask yourself whether you really need it. In March, learn email basics—set up an email account and learn how to log in, compose, and send emails. If you do not have experience using the Internet, please attend Internet Basics first. Additional Digital Wednesdays on Mar. 21, 11 a.m. – 12 noon

Bright Star Touring Theatre present Black History Hall of Fame

February 28 • 2:30 pm3:30 pm
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This fast paced-adventure features hall-of-famers who have shaped our nation's past, present and future.  Young audience will be introduced to over a dozen groundbreakers—from Maya Angelou and Aretha Franklin to the Buffalo Soldiers—brought to life by Bright Star’s incredibly talented performers.

Parent/Child Clay Workshops

March 5 • 8:00 am5:30 pm
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Parent/Child Clay Workshops! These workshops are a great way to get creative with your child. Each workshop will allow your child, with your assistance, to create their very own ceramic artwork. Take one, or take them all! Because the projects need to be glazed and fired, artwork will be available for pick up 2–3 weeks after the workshop. Spring Flowers You will create a mini bouquet of flowers using slabs and coils. Once built, you can paint your flowers to…

Parent/Child Clay Workshops

March 6 • 4:00 pm5:30 pm
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Parent/Child Clay Workshops! These workshops are a great way to get creative with your child. Each workshop will allow your child, with your assistance, to create their very own ceramic artwork. Take one, or take them all! Because the projects need to be glazed and fired, artwork will be available for pick up 2–3 weeks after the workshop. Spring Flowers You will create a mini bouquet of flowers using slabs and coils. Once built, you can paint your flowers to…

Open Maker Days at the MakerLab

March 14 • 11:00 am1:00 pm
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OPEN MAKER DAYS Join us for our Open Maker Days, when we will explore technology such as 3D printing, robotics, and virtual reality. We will also have different DIY crafts!

Children’s Festival

March 17 • 11:00 am3:00 pm
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It's time for the annual Children's Festival at Northgate.  Partnering with the Durham Arts Council, the Children's Festival brings a fun-filled family day for children and their families with food, entertainment, and vendors specializing in children’s activities. Free and open to the public, the fourth annual Children’s Festival’s proceeds support the Durham Arts Council. Featuring performances by Paperhand Puppet Intervention Bouncing Bull Dogs DJ PiddiPat Donna Pruett - Balloon Lady 12pm-3pm Faith Baptist Church Children's Choir Rags to Riches Walltown Children's Theatre…

Digital Wednesday at the MakerLab

March 21 • 11:00 am12:00 pm
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DIGITAL WEDNESDAYS In January, learn how to access the library’s digital collection—downloadable and streaming resources such as movies, music, and audiobooks. In February, learn about social media and ask yourself whether you really need it. In March, learn email basics—set up an email account and learn how to log in, compose, and send emails. If you do not have experience using the Internet, please attend Internet Basics first.  

Parent/Child Clay Workshops

April 2 • 8:00 am5:30 pm
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Parent/Child Clay Workshops! These workshops are a great way to get creative with your child. Each workshop will allow your child, with your assistance, to create their very own ceramic artwork. Take one, or take them all! Because the projects need to be glazed and fired, artwork will be available for pick up 2–3 weeks after the workshop. Flower Vases Build your very own flower vase using the coil method. We will roll out coils and build a beautiful vase.…

Parent/Child Clay Workshops

April 3 • 4:00 pm5:30 pm
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Parent/Child Clay Workshops! These workshops are a great way to get creative with your child. Each workshop will allow your child, with your assistance, to create their very own ceramic artwork. Take one, or take them all! Because the projects need to be glazed and fired, artwork will be available for pick up 2–3 weeks after the workshop. Flower Vases Build your very own flower vase using the coil method. We will roll out coils and build a beautiful vase.…

Kids Night Out at the Clay Studio

April 13 • 6:30 pm8:00 pm
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Kids Night Out at the Clay Studio (Ages 6-12)  Have some fun and make something great at the Clay studio (and parents can sneak away and grab a bite or do some shopping at Northgate). Each kid will complete and paint a piece of pottery that will be glazed and fired by the instructor and available for pick up in 2-3 weeks after the workshop. Make something different every month! Sara McCreary, Instructor Friday, April 13, 6:30 PM – 8:00…

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