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Panel discussion examines local law enforcement and the African American community

Published by Mary Giunca / September 15, 2019

As African Americans move into positions of power in law enforcement, what are the challenges in reversing the distrust between law enforcement and minority communities? Local leaders and law enforcement hold a discussion on Tuesday, Sept. 24 at the Malloy/Jordan East Winston Heritage Center


High School Race Relations Panel Highlights Interracial Friendships

Published by Mary Giunca / September 14, 2019

Local high school students discuss the challenges and opportunities of interracial friendships in bridging America's racial divide. Sponsored by the City of Winston-Salem Human Relations Commission


Big Fall Book Sale at Walkertown October 2 - 5

Published by Walkertown Branch / September 14, 2019

Mark your calendars for the 2019 Friends of the Walkertown Library Fall Book Sale! Wednesday, October 2 will be Friends Preview Day. Not a Friends member? Join at the door! New members receive a free book bag. Individual membership is $5.00, family membership is $10.00. The Sale will be open to the public starting Thursday, Oct. 3 and through Saturday, Oct. 5.


September's Reading Challenge

Published by Lara Luck / September 12, 2019

On September 5th the Library kicks off its 18th annual community read, On the Same Page, with “Speak No Evil” by Dr. Uzodinma Iweala. I would like to encourage everyone to give this powerful, award-winning novel a try. This novel covers so many timely issues, but I’d like to focus on one topic for this month’s reading challenge - the immigrant experience in America.


Wazobia: 2019 On The Same Page Finale

Published by Jacquelyn White / September 12, 2019

A night of Nigerian culture, food, and dance. Saturday, Oct. 5 from 6 - 8 p.m. Central Library Auditorium. This is a free ticketed event.


2019 Bookmark Contest

Published by Jess Schaefer / September 11, 2019

Youth ages preschool-12th grade are invited to submit designs for Forsyth County Public Library's 42nd Annual Bookmark Contest!

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