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.
November 2015 Calendar
December 2015 Calendar
|Nov 30:||YA 9th-12th* ~ Movie! ~ 4:30-6:00 pm Elf will be on the big screen. Come watch with your friends. Rated PG. Auditorium|
|Dec 3:||Artist of the Month ~ 7:00-8:30 pm The Library welcomes Alan Welch as the Artist of the Month for December. Join us for a reception and a viewing of his work. Auditorium|
|Dec 6:||The Night Before Christmas Carol ~ 2:30 pm
& 5:00 pm Charles Dickens will be in his study creating his Christmas
Classic. History, humor, and the holiday come to life in this show.
Presented by The English Speaking Union and The Friends of the New Bern
Public Library. Auditorium
**Free tickets available at the check-out desk**
|Dec 7:||YA 6th-8th* ~ Holiday Craftapalooza! ~ 4:30-6:00 pm Learn about all the celebrations that December brings, and make crafty gifts to check some folks off of your holiday list! Auditorium|
|Dec 8:||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|
|Dec 9:||InBeTWEEN Wednesdays* ~ May the Force be With You ~ 4:00-6:00 pm ~ Grades 3-5 A long time ago, in a library not so far away...The Force is strong in New Bern and Jedi are being recruited to test their skills against the Galactic Empire. Dress as your favorite character, wear your favorite Star Wars shirt or come as you are and May the Force Be With You! Auditorium|
|Dec 10:||Holiday Cookie Swap ~ 5:30-7:00 pm Bring two dozen cookies to exchange with others. You will leave with a variety of treats! Auditorium|
|Dec 10:||Senior Graphic Novel Club* ~ 6:00-7:00 pm ~ Ages 17-21 Join the discussion as we explore themes and character development in graphic novels. Conference Room|
|Dec 12:||TLC* ~ 10:00-11:00 am ~ Grades 6-12 Monthly meeting of the Teen Library Council. Members will plan, promote, and help out at the library! Fill out an application to join the group. Conference Room|
|Dec 14:||Basic Sign Language II* ~ 3:00-4:30 Learn greetings, common conversational phrases, and simple sentences. Familiarity with fingerspelling is helpful. Learn to communicate with the deaf and hard of hearing. Conference Room|
|Dec 14:||YA 9th-12th* ~ Goblet of Fire Yule Ball ~ 4:30-6:00 pm Learn about all the celebrations that December brings, celebrate this festive time of year, and make Harry Potter themed gifts for someone on your list! Auditorium|
|Dec 16:||Children’s Movie Day* ~ 4:00-5:45 pm ~ Grades K-5 December’s feature film is The Polar Express. A young boy embarks on a magical adventure to the North Pole on the Polar Express. During his adventure he learns about friendship, bravery, and the spirit of Christmas. This movie is rated PG. Auditorium|
|Dec 17:||Junior Graphic Novel Club* ~ 6:00-7:00 pm ~ Ages 12-16 Join the discussion as we explore themes and character development in graphic novels. Conference Room|
|Dec 19:||Saturday Afternoon at the Movies ~ 2:15-4:30 pm This month’s feature film is Christmas with the Kranks. With their daughter away, the Kranks decide to skip Christmas altogether until she decides to come home, causing an uproar when they have to celebrate the holiday at the last minute. This movie is rated PG. Auditorium|
|Dec 24-Dec 27:||The Library will be closed for the Christmas Holiday.|
|Dec 31:||The Library will close at 6 p.m.|
|Jan 1:||The Library will be closed for New Year's Day.|
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Updated: November 28, 2015.