The Nook is located in Children’s Alleyway and features kid-centered educational events on a monthly basis.
Northgate partners with Durham County Library, to bring this dedicated kid-friendly, educational zone to the mall. The Nook offers stories, drama, local authors and fun with STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)
Schedule of Events – 1st and 3rd Saturdays of each month at 12:30pm
February 4 – Interactive African Drumming with Osei
Originally from Ghana, West Africa, Osei is a master drummer and African culture specialist.
February 18 – African Drumming with Thad Bennett
Local educator and drum specialist Thad Bennett will get kids moving
March 4 – Stemville (The Lorax, in honor of Dr. Seuss)
March 18 – Animal Science with Thad
April 1 – Alex Weiss – Multicultural stories and drumming
April 15 – Alex Weiss – Songs and music in celebration of Earth Day
May 6 – Stemville (moved from January 7 due to weather) – Chromatography and Spring Colors
*STEMville Saturday of Science is presented by: Syngenta, Durham County Library, UNC Morehead Planetarium and Science Center and Northgate Mall
As a part of each Discovery Nook event, the Durham County Library Bookmobile will be located outside on the plaza. Participants and community members can get a library card and check out books, books on CD and videos.
Form more information on the Discovery Nook call 919-560-0172 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
(all events subject to change)