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Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books), Signing/Readings
Children’s Storytime
Join Children’s Book Buyer, Sarah, for storytime with our littlest readers — babies, toddlers and preschoolers are welcome! Contact the bookstore with any questions at 919.542.3030. About Sarah Carr, Children’s Book Buyer?With 30 years of experience sell...
McIntyre's Books
Pittsboro, NC

Tue 5/23/17 at 10:30am-11am
Talks & Readings: Nature, Gardening, Family/Child
Classroom Open Hours
Welcome, unschoolers and homeschoolers alike, to an open-ended exploration in our learning laboratory. Tinker to your heart’s content, rearrange moving parts and explore our nature museum and teaching library. Or just play in the “squishy corner” speciall...
Duke University – Sarah P. Duke Gardens
Durham, NC

Tue 5/23/17 at 1pm-3pm
Tue 5/30/17 at 1pm-3pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Diane Rehm: On My Own (now in paperback)
This event is sold out, but signed copies of the book can be ordered from Quail Ridge Books.
Meredith College
Raleigh, NC

Tue 5/23/17 at 7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Health & Wellness/Nutrition
Free Educational Seminar: Balance Through The Decades
Join us to learn how your balance changes as you age and how to improve your balance at any stage of life! Contact CORE@raleighortho.com to reserve your spot.
Raleigh Orthopaedic Clinic
Raleigh, NC

Tue 5/23/17 at 6pm-7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
ICON Lecture Series
Mark Krikorian, a nationally recognized expert on immigration issues, will be delivering a talk entitled “The Impact of Mass Migration”. Mr. Krikorian’s knowledge and expertise in the immigration field are sought by Congress as well as by the mainstream a...
Extraordinary Ventures
Chapel Hill, NC

Tue 5/23/17 at 7pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Wake County Genealogy Society - May Meeting
Two States, Multiple Counties - What's a Border Speaker: Diane Richard If your family lived in the very center of a county in the center of the state and appears to have never moved, then, you might be in the enviable position of not needing to look ...
Olivia Raney Local History Library
Raleigh, NC

Tue 5/23/17 at 7pm-8:30pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Renée Ahdieh discusses her new YA novel Flame in the Mist
From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Wrath and the Dawn, comes a sweeping, action-packed YA adventure set against the backdrop of Feudal Japan where Mulan meets Tamora Pierce. The daughter of a prominent samurai, Mariko has long known he...
Flyleaf Books
Chapel Hill, NC

Wed 5/24/17 at 7pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Zelda Lockhart - 'The Soul of the Full-Length Manuscript'
She's taught many writing workshops and is a teacher and Alumni Endowed chair of the Department of Language and Literature at North Carolina Central University. Now award-winning author Zelda Lockhart (Fifth Born; Cold Running Creek) puts her hard-won adv...
Quail Ridge Books & Music
Raleigh, NC

Wed 5/24/17 at 7pm
Talks & Readings: Nature, Gardening, Family/Child
Gardening Open Hours
Join us in our hands-on outdoor learning space! Each week a staff member will guide families through an exploration of all things connected with growing plants, including digging, using tools, planting, watering, weeding, managing pests, harvesting, tastin...
Duke University – Sarah P. Duke Gardens
Durham, NC

Thu 5/25/17 at 3pm-5pm
Thu 5/25/17 at 3pm-5pm
Thu 6/1/17 at 3pm-5pm
Talks & Readings: Nature, Gardening, Family/Child
Nature Storytime
Enjoy the outdoors with a story read aloud in the Gardens. Nature-themed stories are followed by a related activity or garden walk. Suggested for children ages 3-5. Dates offered: Thursdays from March 2 to June 8. Location: Please meet in the Charlo...
Duke University – Sarah P. Duke Gardens
Durham, NC

Thu 5/25/17 at 10:30am-11:30am
Thu 6/1/17 at 10:30am-11:30am
Thu 6/8/17 at 10:30am-11:30am
Talks & Readings: Children, Gardening, Nature
Nature Storytime Duke Gardens
Enjoy the outdoors with a story read aloud in the Gardens. Nature-themed stories are followed by a related activity or garden walk.
Duke University – Sarah P. Duke Gardens
Durham, NC

Thu 5/25/17 at 10:30am-11:30am
Thu 6/1/17 at 10:30am-11:30am
Thu 6/8/17 at 10:30am-11:30am
Talks & Readings: Nature, Gardening, Class/Workshop
Walk on the Wild Side
Explore wild North Carolina in these seasonal walks through the Blomquist Garden of Native Plants on the first Thursday of every month with curator Stefan Bloodworth or horticulturist Annabel Renwick.
Duke University – Sarah P. Duke Gardens
Durham, NC

Thu 5/25/17 at 11am-12pm
Thu 6/1/17 at 11am-12pm
Thu 6/8/17 at 11am-12pm
Talks & Readings: Nature, Family/Child (Books)
Garden Storytime
Join us for a morning of outdoor garden fun. We will explore the gardens together to find the perfect spot to spread our picnic blankets for garden stories and crafts.
JC Raulston Arboretum at NC State University
Raleigh, NC

Fri 5/26/17 at 10:30am-11:30am
Fri 6/16/17 at 10:30am-11:30am
Fri 7/7/17 at 10:30am-11:30am
Fri 7/28/17 at 10:30am-11:30am
Fri 8/18/17 at 10:30am-11:30am
Talks & Readings: Children
Preschool Storytime
Join us every Friday at 10:30 for a story followed by a coloring activity.
Barnes & Noble at Southpoint
Durham, NC

Fri 5/26/17 at 10:30am-11am
Fri 6/2/17 at 10:30am-11am
Fri 6/9/17 at 10:30am-11am
Fri 6/16/17 at 10:30am-11am
Fri 6/23/17 at 10:30am-11am
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books)
Saturday Storytime
Join us every Saturday for a story followed by an activity.
Barnes & Noble at Southpoint
Durham, NC

Sat 5/27/17 at 11am-11:30am
Sat 6/3/17 at 11am-11:30am
Sat 6/10/17 at 11am-11:30am
Sat 6/17/17 at 11am-11:30am
Sat 6/24/17 at 11am-11:30am
Talks & Readings: Poetry Reading/Spoken Word
May NCPS Reading Series
North Carolina Poetry Society reading with Becky Gould Gibson, Susan Spalt, Janet Joyner
McIntyre's Books
Pittsboro, NC

Sun 5/28/17 at 2pm-3pm
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books), Signing/Readings
Children’s Storytime
Join Children’s Book Buyer, Sarah, for storytime with our littlest readers — babies, toddlers and preschoolers are welcome! This week’s theme is Moms – in honor of Mother’s Day! Contact the bookstore with any questions at 919.542.3030. About Sarah Carr, ...
McIntyre's Books
Pittsboro, NC

Tue 5/30/17 at 10:30am-11am
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Daniel Wallace Launches his new novel Extraordinary Adventures
From the New York Times bestselling author of Big Fish comes a novel about the world’s most ordinary man's quest to find true love. Edsel Bronfman works as a junior executive shipping clerk for an importer of Korean flatware. Until he gets a call from o...
Flyleaf Books
Chapel Hill, NC

Tue 5/30/17 at 7pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings, Talks/Lectures
John Edge - 'The Potlikker Papers: A Food History of the Modern South'
Garden & Gun Magazine Contributing editor John T. Edge has devoted his career to the study of Southern food and culture and this is the book he was born to write. Food, race, and politics are all on this kitchen table. John is also a columnist for the Oxf...
Quail Ridge Books & Music
Raleigh, NC

Tue 5/30/17 at 7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Signing/Readings
Barbara Garrity-Blake & Karen Amspacher - 'Living at the Water's Edge'
Many visit the beautiful Outer Banks, but what is it like to live there? Our friends at UNC Press have done it again - preserving a slice of NC life. Explore this National Scenic Byway and visit its residents in communities from Whalebone Junction across...
Quail Ridge Books & Music
Raleigh, NC

Wed 5/31/17 at 7pm
    

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