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.   

June 2016 Calendar
June 14:  Basic Sign Language I* ~ 6:30-8:00 pm ~ The class will cover fingerspelling, numbers, greetings, and basic signs. No prior sign language experience is required. Deaf, hard of hearing, and hearing are welcome. Conference Room
WEDNESDAYS beginning June 15: Walking Readers* ~ Wednesday @ 8:00 am ~ Join library staff for a leisurely 30-45 minute walk through the library neighborhood. Discuss your latest good read with fellow walkers or bring an audio book to listen to as we walk. Meet at the bike rack in the parking lot. Every Wednesday morning June 15 - August 3.
June 18: Family BINGO ~ 10:00-11:00 am ~ Join us for BINGO and win prizes!! Space is limited, so please come early to get in a game! Auditorium
June 18: Saturday Afternoon at the Movies ~ 2:15-4:30 pm ~ This month’s feature film is Creed. When Adonis Johnson Creed, seeks out his late father's nemesis-turned-best friend, Rocky Balboa, to recruit him as a trainer, Balboa step up to get him in shape for a shot at the title. This movie is rated PG-13. Auditorium
June 20: iPhone Basics* ~ 2:30-4:00 pm ~ Learn how to use your iPhone (any generation), including contacts, apps, phone, and eBooks. No computer skills are required, but an iPhone is required.
June 21: New Bern River Readers Book Club* ~ 1:00-2:00 pm ~ We will be discussing The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald. Conference Room
June 22: eBay Basics* ~ 2:30-4:00 ~ This class covers the eBay auction site with emphasis on: finding items, selling, PayPal, and security issues. Basic computer skills are required, but an eBay account is not needed.
June 23:  Healthy Living with Hypnosis* ~ 7:00-8:30 pm ~ Daniel McDaniel, of N-Trance Pathways to Wellness, will show how hypnosis can lead to peace of mind, happiness, and personal growth. Auditorium
June 25: Children’s Movie Day* ~ 3:00-5:00 pm ~ Grades K-5 ~ Join us this month for a Saturday afternoon movie. We will be showing Cars 2. Star racer Lightning McQueen and the incomparable tow truck, Mater, take their friendship to exciting new places when they head overseas to compete in the first ever world Grand Prix to determine the world’s fastest car. This movie is rated G. Auditorium
June 27: Facebook 101* ~ 2:30-4:00 pm ~ Students will learn about the Facebook social networking site – finding friends, liking pages, and security issues. Basic computer skills are required, but a Facebook account is not needed.
June 27: YA Checking In* ~ 4:00-5:30 pm ~ Grades 6 –12 ~ We are kicking off the YA summer reading fun with the Competitive Eating Challenge! See how much you can ‘stomach’...or watch your friends eat their way to victory!
June 28: BINGO Olympics ~ 3:00-4:00 pm ~ Join us for BINGO Olympics! What does a scuba diver, squirrel waterskiing, and the roller derby have in common? They are all in this summer’s new Bingo game. Come play and win prizes! Space is limited, so please come early to get in a game! Auditorium

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