On Saturday, March 19, from 1 – 4 p.m. join us as FCPL’s local author fair welcomes a wide variety of authors in many genres from the Triad area. This is a great chance to get your name out there, meet others from our thriving community of writers, and offer copies of your book for sale.
Space is limited. If you’re interested in having a table at the local author fair, please fill out this form and a library representative will contact you.
While the library will not be offering onsite tax assistance this year, AARP and Forsyth Free Tax will still be providing tax assistance by appointment only. View the Tax Newsletter for some options for getting free tax help or obtaining IRS federal and North Carolina tax forms and publications.
Learn how the redlining exhibit at Central Library is bringing the community together for discussion around racism and inequality in Winston-Salem neighborhoods. Hear how four local women find hope and healing in trying times. And learn what local author and journalist Phoebe Zerwick found when she re-examined the life of Darryl Hunt in "Beyond Innocence: The Life Sentence of Darryl Hunt." Plus, programs on everything from local authors to the underground railroad.
This week we continue to celebrate the life of our former director Sylvia Sprinkle Hamlin. See a video produced by the City of Winston-Salem and an official resolution from the Black Caucus of the American Library Association commemorating her incredible life and achievements for literacy and the arts in our community.
Convert your old VHS, music tapes, old photographs, negatives and slides to digital format and create a lasting memory! The Walkertown Branch Library offers free, do-it-yourself digitization of VHS tapes, photos, slides, negatives, and audiotapes to share and enjoy for years to come. Call 336-703-2990 to sign up.
Undesign the Redline, an interactive exhibit sponsored by The Winston-Salem Foundation, looks at the history of racism and inequality as it played out in neighborhoods, nationally and in Winston-Salem. Undesign the Redline will be on display through Monday, Feb. 28 during Central Library's operating hours. The exhibit was created by Designing the We.