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.   

Seotember 2016 Calendar
TUESDAYS Preschool Storysteps ~ Tuesdays @ 9:30 am & 10:30 am ~ Ages 3 to 5 ~ Follow the footsteps under the rainbow for stories, music, puppetry, and much more! Children’s Mini-Theater
FRIDAYS T.O.T.S. - Time Out For Toddlers ~ Fridays @ 9:30 am & 10:30 am~ Ages 18 months to 3 ~ Join Toady the Frog for books, rhymes, fingerplays, songs, and puppets! Children’s Mini-Theater
Sept 5: The Library will be closed in observance of Labor Day.
Sept 7: Windows 10* ~ 2:30-4:00 pm ~ Learn the basics of navigating the Windows 10 operating system, such as changing PC settings, customizing tiles on the start menu, switching apps, and shutting down. Basic computer skills are required. You may bring your own Windows 10 device or use a library laptop.
 Sept 8: Artist of the Month ~ 7:00-8:30 pm ~ September’s featured artist is David Olk. Please join us for an evening viewing of his work and reception. Auditorium
Sept 10: Saturday @ the Movies ~ 2:15-4:15 pm ~ This month’s film is Me Before You. In this romantic drama adapted from the novel by Jojo Moyes, a young woman forms an unlikely bond with a recently paralyzed man after becoming his caretaker. This movie is rated PG-13. Auditorium
Sept 13 & 15: Beginning Internet* ~ 10:15-11:30 am ~ This is a 2-day class. This class is designed for new computer users who want to be introduced to the mouse and keyboard, Internet searching, email, printing, and the library online catalog. No computer skills are required. (Class will be held in the Tutoring Room on Sept 15)
Sept 13: Basic Sign Language I* ~ 6:30-7:45 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
Sept 14: iPad Basics* ~ 2:30-4:00 pm ~ Students will learn how to use their iPad – basic functions, apps, and eBooks. No computer skills are required, but an iPad or iPad Mini (any generation) is required.
Sept 13 & 15:  Beginning Internet* ~ 10:15-11:30 am ~ This is a 2-day class. This class is designed for new computer users who want to be introduced to the mouse and keyboard, Internet searching, email, printing, and the library online catalog. No computer skills are required. (Class will be held in the Tutoring Room on Sept 15)
Sept 15: Graphic Novel Club* ~ 6:00-7:00 pm ~ Grades 6-12 ~ Join us as we discuss how to tell the difference between comics, manga, and graphic novels. Conference Room
Sept 19: YA Teen Scene* ~ 4:00-6:15 pm ~ Grades 6-12 ~ Join us for a showing of Allegiant, the third installment in the Divergent Trilogy. The movie is based on the science fiction adventure novels by Veronica Roth, set in a post-apocalyptic dystopian Chicago. This movie is rated PG-13. Auditorium
Sept 20: River Readers Book Club* ~ 1:00-2:00 pm ~ This month the group will discuss The Bishop’s Wife by Mette Ivie Harrison.
Sept 21: Windows 10* ~ 2:30-4:00 pm ~ Learn the basics of navigating the Windows 10 operating system, such as changing PC settings, customizing tiles on the start menu, switching apps, and shutting down. Basic computer skills are required. You may bring your own Windows 10 device or use a library laptop.
Sept 21: Children’s Movie Day* ~ 4:00-5:45 pm ~ Grades K-5 ~ This month join us for The Angry Birds Movie. Three outcast birds living on Bird Island must ban together against an invasion of green pigs. This movie is rated PG. Auditorium
Sept 23 to Sept 25: The Friends of the Library Fall Book Sale ~ Friday and Saturday, 9:00 am-5:00 pm ; Sunday, 12 noon-4 pm ~ Sudan Shrine Center (corner of Broad and East Front Streets).
Sept 26: Kindle Fire Basics* ~ 2:30-4:00 pm ~ This class will cover the basics of the Kindle Fire tablet – basic functions, apps, and eBooks. No computer skills are required, but a Kindle Fire (any version) or Fire Phone is required.
Sept 26: Let’s Talk About It* ~ 7:00-8:30 pm ~ Join us for a discussion of the novel Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë. The session will be led by visiting scholar, Helena Feder, from ECU. Auditorium

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Updated: August 29, 2016.