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NC Zoo: Live Virtual Programs

Published by Mia Jordan / July 15, 2021

Celebrate our natural world this summer by tuning in to these live virtual programs by the NC Zoo in June and July. These programs are recommended for children and families.


Two art exhibits at the Central Library through Aug. 31

Published by Rob Norwood / July 7, 2021

The photography of Justin Carrigan and the paintings of Raman Bhardwaj are on display on the second floor of the Central Library.


Genetic genealogy for you and your pets

Published by Grace May / July 2, 2021

Have you ever wondered what kind of mutt Spot really is? Or how to chronicle his place in your family history? More likely, have you ever wondered what's in your DNA? We have two programs you might want to check out coming soon.


The second issue of, "Intersections," FCPL's New Magazine, is here

Published by Mary Giunca / June 30, 2021

Introducing "Intersections," a new magazine designed to connect people and purpose through library service. Intersections will be published three times a year and will contain information about library programs, services and more that you can't get anywhere else.


Winning Wednesdays: Spotlight on Business and Nonprofit Resources to Help You Succeed

Published by Jody Lohman / June 6, 2021

Discover free library resources that you can use to identify trends in your industry, research competition, identify sales prospects and find sources of supply. Join us for this virtual program every Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. using this Zoom link.


LGBTQIA+ Book Club

Published by Jonathan Furr / May 25, 2021

FCPL is proud to announce its first LGBTQIA+ Book Club. The book club will read and discuss books by and/or about members of the LGBTQIA+ community. The second meeting will be Saturday, July 24 at 11 a.m. While the club meets virtually via Zoom, registration is required.

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