New Bern-Craven County
Public Library

a member of the Craven-Pamlico-Carteret Regional Library System

Calendar of Events

Call (252) 638-7800 for information on a specific program.
All programs will be held in the Hayden H. Jones Auditorium unless otherwise specified.

Printable calendars and past issues of newsletters are available online.

*Registration required.     **No registration required.

September 2014 Adult Calendar September 2014 Youth Calendar
September 3: Tablet Workshop: iPad* @ 2:30 pm Learn the basics of using an iPad and downloading apps. Bring your own device. Conference Room
September 3: InBeTWEEN Wednesdays* @ 4:00 pm Grades 3 - 5. Time to gear up for the 2014-2015 school year. Bring some of your school supplies & jazz them up or create your own supplies with duct tape! Hayden H. Jones Auditorium.
September 7: Artist of the Month Reception @ 7:00 pm This month will feature art by Tess Luper and Kathy Jackson. Hayden H. Jones Auditorium
September 8: A Novel Idea Book Club @ 1:00 pm Come join the discussion of September’s featured novel Home Front by Kristin Hannah. The book is available at the library. Conference Room
September 8: Sign Language 101* @ 2:30 pm Learn fingerspelling, basic greetings, and numbers. No sign language experience required. Conference Room.
September 9: YA Back to School Bash* @ 6:00 pm Grades 6 - 12. Make and embellish school supplies with duct tape! Enjoy fabulous refreshments as we celebrate the beginning of another school year. Hayden H. Jones Auditorium
September 10: Kindle Fire Basics* @ 2:30 pm Learn how to use the Kindle Fire and download eBooks. Bring your own device. Conference Room
September 15: iPhone Basics* @ 2:30 pm Learn how to download apps, contacts, and eBooks. Bring your own iPhone. Conference Room
September 15: Let’s Talk About It—Exploring the American West...Whose West?* @ 7:00 pm Join us for a discussion of the novel Angle of Repose by Wallace Stegner. This novel tells the story of Susan and her engineer husband who live rough lives during the late 19th century and their marriage cannot survive. The discussion will be led by Tom Douglass, ECU, Associate Professor. Hayden H. Jones Auditorium
September 16 and 18: Beginning Internet* @ 10:15 am This is a 2 day class. Learn about mouse basics, internet searching, email, and the library catalog. Conference Room
September 17: Tablet Workshop: iPad* @ 2:30 pm Learn the basics of using an iPad and downloading apps. Bring your own device. Conference Room
September 17: Movie Day! @ 4:00 pm Grades K - 5. September’s featured film is Monster’s University. Watch Mike and Sulley overcome their differences to became the best of friends. Rated G. Light snacks will be served. Hayden H. Jones Auditorium
September 18: YA Graphic Novels Club* @ 6:00 pm Grades 6 - 8. Join the dis-cussion as we explore themes and character development in graphic novels. Conference Room
September 22: YA Banned Books* @ 6:00 pm Grades 9 -12. Are you looking for a way to celebrate your freedom to read during Banned Books Week? Participate in the Banned Books Virtual Readout! Hayden H. Jones Auditorium
September 20: Saturday Afternoon at the Movies @ 2:15 pm September’s featured film is Philomena. A world-weary political journalist picks up the story of a woman's search for her son, who was taken away from her decades ago after she became pregnant and was forced to live in a convent. Popcorn and lemonade will be served. This film is rated PG-13. Hayden H. Jones Auditorium
September 24: Facebook 101* @ 2:30 pm Learn how to use the Facebook website to find “friends” and “like” pages. Conference Room
September 27: YA TLC* (Teen Library Council)* @ 10:00 am Grades 6 - 12.
Apply to be part of TLC by September 15th. Members will plan, promote, and help out at the library! This a great opportunity to gain new skills and experiences and to make new friends! Conference Room
September 27: Lunch ‘n Learn—Seashells and Shark Teeth! @ 12:00 pm Learn about the shells and mammals that inhabit our North Carolina shores. Bring a brown bag lunch. Beverages will be served. Hayden H. Jones Auditorium
September 29: Windows 8 * @ 2:30 pm This class will cover Window 8 basics including apps. Bring your own tablet or laptop. Conference Room
September 30: YA Survivor!* @ 6:00 pm Grades 6 - 8. Out read! Out think! Out play! Tribes will be formed. Challenges will be given. Can your tribe survive? Hayden H. Jones Auditorium

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Updated: June 25, 2014.