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Wonderland Escape Room

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Bordeaux Community Library
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Library Branch: Bordeaux Community Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (BOR)
Age Group: 12-14 Years, 15-18 Years, 19+ Years, All Ages
Program Type: Games & Activities
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

You're following the White Rabbit, but he gets ahead of you and you lose his trail! Use the clues to find out which door he went through. 

This program has multiple sessions. Please only register for your preferred time. 

This event is in the "19+ Years" group.

Tech Time @ the Library

2:00pm - 3:30pm
North Regional Library
Library Branch: North Regional Library
Room: Conference Room (NRL)
Age Group: 19+ Years
Program Type: Digital Literacy
Event Details:

Whether you need help setting up an email account, learning how to use Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) or anything in between, we’re here to help you with your computer, tablet or smartphone questions.

This event is in the "19+ Years" group.

Save a Life

5:00pm - 6:45pm
Hope Mills Community Library
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Library Branch: Hope Mills Community Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (HPM)
Age Group: 19+ Years
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Event Details:

Learn from Cape Fear Trauma nurses how to use a tourniquet to stop bleeding and learn from the Red Cross how to perform hands only CPR. 

There must be at least 15 people registered for the Cape Fear Trauma nurses to come out. 

This event is in the "19+ Years" group.

Creative Dot Journaling for Busy Adults

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Headquarters Library
Library Branch: Headquarters Library
Room: Computer Training Lab/Classroom Dual Use Room (HQU)
Age Group: 19+ Years
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, General Program
Event Details:

Learn how to create various calendars and spreads to organize all areas of your personal and professional life in a simple dot journal. From basic to extravagant, there is no limit to how you design your journal to meet your needs. 

This event is in the "19+ Years" group.

Mystery Book Club: A Peculiar Combination

5:30pm - 6:30pm
Hope Mills Community Library
Library Branch: Hope Mills Community Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (HPM)
Age Group: 19+ Years
Program Type: Book Club
Event Details:

Electra McDonnell has always known that the way she and her family earn their living is slightly outside the law, considering that they break into the homes of the rich and pick the locks on their safes.

This event is in the "19+ Years" group.

Paint a Flower Garden

10:00am - 11:30am
East Regional Library
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Library Branch: East Regional Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (ERL)
Age Group: 19+ Years
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Details:

Join us for a beginner-friendly flower garden painting program using latex balloons! Materials will be provided. 

Registration is required by calling (910) 483-7727 ext. 1414 or registering online. 

This event is in the "19+ Years" group.

Crafty Needles Club

2:00pm - 3:30pm
North Regional Library
Library Branch: North Regional Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (NRL)
Age Group: 19+ Years
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:

Bring your knitting, crochet, cross stitch or other needle craft project and socialize with fellow crafters. Please note this is not a class, but an opportunity to gather. Limited supplies will be available, so come prepared. 

This event is in the "19+ Years" group.

Tech Time @ the Library

9:00am - 10:30am
Cliffdale Regional Library
Library Branch: Cliffdale Regional Library
Room: Conference Room (CLF)
Age Group: 19+ Years
Program Type: Digital Literacy
Event Details:

Whether you need help setting up an email account, learning how to use Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) or anything in between, we’re here to help you with your computer, tablet or smartphone questions.

This event is in the "19+ Years" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Voices & Votes Opening Celebration

9:00am - 1:00pm
Headquarters Library
Library Branch: Headquarters Library
Room: Local & State History Room (HQU)
Age Group: 19+ Years, All Ages
Program Type: Genealogy/Local History
Event Details:

Join us for a celebration of the opening of the Voices & Votes Exhibition today!

This event is in the "19+ Years" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Voices & Votes: Democracy in America

9:00am - 7:00pm
Headquarters Library
Library Branch: Headquarters Library
Room: Pate Room (HQU)
Age Group: 19+ Years, All Ages
Program Type: Genealogy/Local History
Event Details:

From July 18-September 2, the Smithsonian Exhibit Voices & Votes: Democracy in America will be in the Pate Room. Walk through to learn about American Democracy.

This event is in the "19+ Years" group.

Beginners' Bridge

1:00pm - 4:00pm
North Regional Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: North Regional Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (NRL)
Age Group: 19+ Years
Program Type: Games & Activities
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:

Bridge is fun, and recent studies show it keeps people smarter, happier and more social as they age. Want to learn bridge or brush up on your skills?

This event is in the "19+ Years" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Genealogy 101

4:30pm - 6:00pm
Headquarters Library
Library Branch: Headquarters Library
Room: Local & State History Room (HQU)
Age Group: 19+ Years, All Ages
Program Type: Genealogy/Local History
Event Details:

The Local & State Department will teach you how to get started with your own family history research! 

For more information about this program, please call (910) 483-7727 ext. 1365.

This event is in the "15-18 Years" group.
This event is in the "19+ Years" group.

Your (Safe) Camping Adventure!

3:00pm - 4:00pm
North Regional Library
Library Branch: North Regional Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (NRL)
Age Group: 15-18 Years, 19+ Years
Program Type: General Program
Event Details:

Visiting the great outdoors can be a fun and rejuvenating adventure, but not so much if someone ends up hurt. Staff from Carvers Creek State Park will give you the lowdown on how you can keep yourself and the environment safe and sound on you

This event is in the "15-18 Years" group.
This event is in the "19+ Years" group.

Dungeons & Dragons: An Introduction for Adults and Older Teens

2:00pm - 5:45pm
North Regional Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: North Regional Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (NRL)
Age Group: 15-18 Years, 19+ Years
Program Type: Games & Activities
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Event Details:

Learn the basics about the popular roleplaying game. This newbie friendly group is in the middle of an ongoing campaign, but you can still join up. If you don't have a character, we'll give you a pre-generated one. 

This event is in the "19+ Years" group.

Microsoft Excel Basics

10:00am - 11:30am
Cliffdale Regional Library
Open
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Library Branch: Cliffdale Regional Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (CLF)
Age Group: 19+ Years
Program Type: Digital Literacy
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Details:

Join the library's Digital Navigators as they cover essential skills for using Microsoft Excel.

This event is in the "19+ Years" group.

Great Books: The Civically Engaged Reader

5:00pm - 6:30pm
Headquarters Library
Library Branch: Headquarters Library
Room: Conference Room #3 (HQU)
Age Group: 19+ Years
Program Type: Book Club
Event Details:

Do you enjoy reading great literature, considering meaningful ideas and sharing a few laughs? Join Great Books this month to discuss two selections: Abraham Lincoln's Second Inaugural Address and Nathaniel Hawthorne's The Ministe

This event is in the "19+ Years" group.

Sizzlin' Summer: Library Line Dance

10:00am - 11:00am
North Regional Library
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: North Regional Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (NRL)
Age Group: 19+ Years
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Join us for a morning of fun and fitness! 

This event is in the "19+ Years" group.
Virtual Event
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: 19+ Years
Program Type: Book Club
Event Details:

Electra McDonnell has always known that the way she and her family earn their living is slightly outside the law, considering that they break into the homes of the rich and pick the locks on their safes.

This event is in the "19+ Years" group.

Tech Time @ the Library

10:30am - 12:00pm
Bordeaux Community Library
Library Branch: Bordeaux Community Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (BOR)
Age Group: 19+ Years
Program Type: Digital Literacy
Event Details:

Whether you need help setting up an email account, learning how to use Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) or anything in between, we’re here to help you with your computer, tablet or smartphone questions.

This event is in the "19+ Years" group.

Creating with Clay: Trinket Dish

2:00pm - 3:30pm
Headquarters Library
Library Branch: Headquarters Library
Room: Conference Room #3 (HQU)
Age Group: 19+ Years
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:

Fire up your imagination and join us to create a unique and colorful clay dish. 

For more information about this program, please call (910) 483-7727 ext. 1345.

This event is in the "19+ Years" group.

Tech Time @ the Library

9:00am - 10:30am
Headquarters Library
Library Branch: Headquarters Library
Room: Computer Training Lab/Classroom Dual Use Room (HQU)
Age Group: 19+ Years
Program Type: Digital Literacy
Event Details:

Whether you need help setting up an email account, learning how to use Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) or anything in between, we’re here to help you with your computer, tablet or smartphone questions.

This event is in the "19+ Years" group.

Plant and Sip

10:30am - 12:00pm
Bordeaux Community Library
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Library Branch: Bordeaux Community Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (BOR)
Age Group: 19+ Years
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Gardening season is still here. Have fun and engage with peers painting creative designs on your garden pot, while sipping on some delicious tea. Choose from a variety of seeds to grow in your garden pot.

This event is in the "19+ Years" group.

Learning How to Surf the Web

2:00pm - 3:00pm
East Regional Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: East Regional Library
Room: Conference Room (ERL)
Age Group: 19+ Years
Program Type: Digital Literacy
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Details:

Join the library's Digital Navigators as they teach basic skills for using your internet browser to complete searches, bookmark webpages and more. 

This event is in the "19+ Years" group.
Virtual Event
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: 19+ Years
Program Type: Book Club
Event Details:

When Lizzie Oullette, the town pariah, is found dead and her husband goes missing, Detective Ian Bird uncovers a connection to a social media influencer.