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Challenge Your Mind
Challenge Your Mind @ Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library
Aug 1 – Aug 31 all-day
Join us at the Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library! This month we will feature free crosswords, Sudoku puzzles, logic puzzles and brain teasers, chess puzzles, and trivia. Visit the display area near the Reference Desk to give your brain a workout.
Emoji Book Pictionary
Emoji Book Pictionary @ La Grange Public Library
Aug 1 – Aug 31 all-day
Come play a game of Pictionary with a literary twist. Test your book knowledge by using emojis to figure out the title of books.
Old School Family Game & Puzzle Fun
Old School Family Game & Puzzle Fun @ Greene County Public Library
Aug 1 – Aug 31 all-day
Put away your tech and come have some old school fun at the Greene County Public Library. During the month of August you and your family can come to the Library and play board games, card games, and puzzles!
Summer Movie Series (Night at the Museum) 2:30 PM
Summer Movie Series (Night at the Museum) @ Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library
Aug 1 @ 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Come catch a movie this summer in the Schechter Auditorium of the Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library. Movies will be shown each Thursday after at 2:30 p.m. This program is free for the entire family. Summer camps and groups are welcome. Please contact the Children’s Department to register your group. For …
Summer Movie Series – Night at the Museum (PG) 2:30 PM
Summer Movie Series – Night at the Museum (PG) @ Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library
Aug 1 @ 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Join us at the Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library as we wrap up our Summer Movies Series. This program is free for the entire family. Summer camps and groups are welcome. Please contact the Children’s Department to register your group. For more information or to register, please call 252-527-7066 ext. 133.
Adult Summer Reading – Lincoln’s Dream by Connie Willis 4:00 PM
Adult Summer Reading – Lincoln’s Dream by Connie Willis @ Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library
Aug 1 @ 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
The final book of the “Let’s Talk About It” series is Lincoln’s Dream by Connie Willis. Author, pastor, and Professor at the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Duke University Billy Yeargin will lead a book discussion.
Lego Club 4:00 PM
Lego Club @ Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library
Aug 1 @ 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Enjoy building with Legos? Come hang out at the Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library for Lego Club on Thursday, August 1 at 4:00 p.m. No sign-up required. For more information, please call the Children’s Department at 252-527-7066, ext. 133.
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Movement & Music 9:30 AM
Movement & Music @ Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library
Aug 2 @ 9:30 AM
Join us at the Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library for a fun and engaging program filled with stories, music, and dance. This program is geared toward children 5 and under.
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Family Movie Saturday – A Dog’s Way Home 2:00 PM
Family Movie Saturday – A Dog’s Way Home @ Greene County Public Library
Aug 3 @ 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
 
Anime Club 4:00 PM
Anime Club @ Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library
Aug 3 @ 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Drop in for our monthly Anime Club at the Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library on Saturday, August 3 at 4:00 p.m. August means back to school, so this month we will be discussing manga set in high schools and boarding schools. For more information, please call 252-527-7066, ext. 133.
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Knitting 9:00 AM
Knitting @ Pink Hill Public Library
Aug 5 @ 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Learn how to knit or crochet! All ages welcome. Hosted by Ms. Jeraldine Hill.
Back-to-School Crafting 2:00 PM
Back-to-School Crafting @ Maysville Public Library
Aug 5 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Join us at the Maysville Public Library August 5 through August 24 to make picture frames and bookmarks. Bring in a photo to be framed, or decorate a frame ready to use for your back-to-school memories. Get creative with markers and stickers to decorate your own bookmark!
Draw It Like This 4:00 PM
Draw It Like This @ La Grange Public Library
Aug 5 @ 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Do you like art? Do you like to draw, but never know what to draw? Join us at the La Grange Public Library for Draw It Like This. You will have a chance to draw from your imagination or use an inspiration prop. Once completed, your artwork will be displayed …
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Storytime 10:00 AM
Storytime @ Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library
Aug 6 @ 10:00 AM
Join us at the Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library on Tuesdays for weekly-themed stories, songs, and crafts. All ages are welcome. For more information, please call 252-527-7066, ext. 133.
Countdown to Kindergarten 10:45 AM
Countdown to Kindergarten @ Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library
Aug 6 @ 10:45 AM
Join us at the Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library for stories, activities and crafts specially designed to help preschool children (ages 3-5) get ready for kindergarten.
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Summer Movie Series (Boss Baby) 2:30 PM
Summer Movie Series (Boss Baby) @ Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library
Aug 8 @ 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Come catch a movie this summer in the Schechter Auditorium of the Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library. Movies will be shown each Thursday after at 2:30 p.m. This program is free for the entire family. Summer camps and groups are welcome. Please contact the Children’s Department to register your group. For …
Summer Movie Series – Boss Baby (PG) 2:30 PM
Summer Movie Series – Boss Baby (PG) @ Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library
Aug 8 @ 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Join us at the Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library as we wrap up our Summer Movies Series. This program is free for the entire family. Summer camps and groups are welcome. Please contact the Children’s Department to register your group. For more information or to register, please call 252-527-7066 ext. 133.
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Movement & Music 9:30 AM
Movement & Music @ Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library
Aug 9 @ 9:30 AM
Join us at the Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library for a fun and engaging program filled with stories, music, and dance. This program is geared toward children 5 and under.
Teen Literary Film Festival – Love, Simon 5:00 PM
Teen Literary Film Festival – Love, Simon @ Pink Hill Public Library
Aug 9 @ 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Read the book, and watch the movie. We will be watching and discussing the similarities and differences between the literary work and the screen versions of a series of titles. After each screening, participants will be able to create their own movie poster!
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Computer Classes – MS Word 9:30 AM
Computer Classes – MS Word @ Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library
Aug 10 @ 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM
Learn new computer skills! The Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library will have computer classes on Saturdays in August. Seating is limited, so please call 252-527-7066, ext. 134 to reserve your seat.
Lego Challenge 11:00 AM
Lego Challenge @ Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library
Aug 10 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Enjoy building with Legos? Come hang out at the Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library for Lego Challenge on Saturday, August 10 at 11:00 a.m. No sign-up required. For more information, please call the Children’s Department at 252-527-7066, ext. 133.
Computer Basics 1:00 PM
Computer Basics @ Pollocksville Public Library
Aug 10 @ 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Learn new computer skills. We will teach you about your computer, the internet, and how to set up an email account.
Kids Bingo Party 2:00 PM
Kids Bingo Party @ Trenton Public Library
Aug 10 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Join us for a fun game of Bingo. Play to win prizes! Light refreshments will be served.
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Without Further Ado 3:00 PM
Without Further Ado @ Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library
Aug 11 @ 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Get ready for a toe-tapping good time as Without Further Ado performs at the Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library on Sunday, August 11 at 3:00 p.m. Without Further Ado is a good-time Southern band with an ever-expanding repertoire that ranges from Crosby, Stills & Nash to Conway Twitty; from Emmylou Harris …
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Storytime 10:00 AM
Storytime @ Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library
Aug 13 @ 10:00 AM
Join us at the Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library on Tuesdays for weekly-themed stories, songs, and crafts. All ages are welcome. For more information, please call 252-527-7066, ext. 133.
Countdown to Kindergarten 10:45 AM
Countdown to Kindergarten @ Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library
Aug 13 @ 10:45 AM
Join us at the Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library for stories, activities and crafts specially designed to help preschool children (ages 3-5) get ready for kindergarten.
Lunch Bunch Book Club 1:00 PM
Lunch Bunch Book Club @ La Grange Public Library
Aug 13 @ 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Join us as we discuss The Boys in the Boat, by Daniel James Brown. This book recounts the dramatic story of the American rowing team that stunned the world at Hilter’s 1936 Berlin Olympics.
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Family Game Night 5:00 PM
Family Game Night @ Comfort Public Library
Aug 15 @ 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Join us for some fun the whole family will love as we play games such as Taboo, Jenga, and Candy Land at the Comfort Public Library.
Book Talking 7:00 PM
Book Talking @ Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library
Aug 15 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
The Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library book club will meet at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 15 to discuss The Madwoman Upstairs by Catherine Lowell. Samantha Whipple, the only remaining descendant of the Bronte family, embarks on a modern-day literary treasure hunt to find the family’s long-rumored secret estate using only …
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Movement & Music 9:30 AM
Movement & Music @ Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library
Aug 16 @ 9:30 AM
Join us at the Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library for a fun and engaging program filled with stories, music, and dance. This program is geared toward children 5 and under.
Friday Matinee 4:00 PM
Friday Matinee @ Pollocksville Public Library
Aug 16 @ 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Come enjoy popcorn and a movie at the Pollocksville Public Library.
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Computer Classes – MS Powerpoint 9:30 AM
Computer Classes – MS Powerpoint @ Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library
Aug 17 @ 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM
Learn new computer skills! The Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library will have computer classes on Saturdays in August. Seating is limited, so please call 252-527-7066, ext. 134 to reserve your seat.
Back-to-School Bash 11:00 AM
Back-to-School Bash @ Pink Hill Public Library
Aug 17 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Enjoy games, food, contests and prizes at our 4th annual Back-to-School Bash. Children who attend receive a back pack with school supplies to get them started for the school year.
Family Movie Saturday – The Peanuts Movie 2:00 PM
Family Movie Saturday – The Peanuts Movie @ Greene County Public Library
Aug 17 @ 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
 
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Teen Movie Night – Rogue One: A Star Wars Story 4:00 PM
Teen Movie Night – Rogue One: A Star Wars Story @ Maysville Public Library
Aug 19 @ 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Enjoy popcorn and a movie at the Maysville Public Library. We will be watching Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.
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Storytime 10:00 AM
Storytime @ Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library
Aug 20 @ 10:00 AM
Join us at the Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library on Tuesdays for weekly-themed stories, songs, and crafts. All ages are welcome. For more information, please call 252-527-7066, ext. 133.
Countdown to Kindergarten 10:45 AM
Countdown to Kindergarten @ Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library
Aug 20 @ 10:45 AM
Join us at the Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library for stories, activities and crafts specially designed to help preschool children (ages 3-5) get ready for kindergarten.
90s Nostalgia 3:00 PM
90s Nostalgia @ Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library
Aug 20 @ 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
The 90s are trending so join us on Tuesday, August 20 at 3:00 p.m. in the Teen Area of the Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library. We will look back at the Grunge Decade and discuss books, TV shows, and fashion while we make friendship pins. Were your parents teenagers in the …
Chat’n’Chew Book Club 6:00 PM
Chat’n’Chew Book Club @ Pink Hill Public Library
Aug 20 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Join us at the Pink Hill Public Library, Tuesday, August 20 at 6:00 p.m. for food and discussion at this month’s Chat-n-Chew book club. This month we will be reading The Chaperon by Laura Moriarty. For more information, please call 252-568-3631.
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Back-to-School Craft Day 2:00 PM
Back-to-School Craft Day @ La Grange Public Library
Aug 21 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Enjoy puzzles, crafts, and treats. Complete a word puzzle and receive a ticket for a chance to win a cool back-to-school prize pack.
Paint a Flower Pot 2:00 PM
Paint a Flower Pot @ Pollocksville Public Library
Aug 21 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Join us at the Pollocksville Public Library to paint a flower pot and plant seeds.
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Cancer Conversations 4:00 PM
Cancer Conversations @ Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library
Aug 22 @ 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Join us at the Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library on Thursday, August 22 at 4:00 p.m. Is there a link between what you eat and your risk for cancer? In this talk you will learn more about the relationship between the food you eat and your overall health For more information, …
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Movement & Music 9:30 AM
Movement & Music @ Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library
Aug 23 @ 9:30 AM
Join us at the Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library for a fun and engaging program filled with stories, music, and dance. This program is geared toward children 5 and under.
Teen Literary Film Festival – Life of Pi 5:00 PM
Teen Literary Film Festival – Life of Pi @ Pink Hill Public Library
Aug 23 @ 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Read the book, and watch the movie. We will be watching and discussing the similarities and differences between the literary work and the screen versions of a series of titles. After each screening, participants will be able to create their own movie poster!
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Computer Classes – MS Excel 9:30 AM
Computer Classes – MS Excel @ Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library
Aug 24 @ 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM
Learn new computer skills! The Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library will have computer classes on Saturdays in August. Seating is limited, so please call 252-527-7066, ext. 134 to reserve your seat.
Computer Basics 1:00 PM
Computer Basics @ Pollocksville Public Library
Aug 24 @ 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Learn new computer skills. We will teach you about your computer, the internet, and how to set up an email account.
Toddler Story Time 2:00 PM
Toddler Story Time @ Trenton Public Library
Aug 24 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Come and enjoy stories, crafts, and treats at the Trenton Public Library.
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Storytime 10:00 AM
Storytime @ Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library
Aug 27 @ 10:00 AM
Join us at the Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library on Tuesdays for weekly-themed stories, songs, and crafts. All ages are welcome. For more information, please call 252-527-7066, ext. 133.
Countdown to Kindergarten 10:45 AM
Countdown to Kindergarten @ Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library
Aug 27 @ 10:45 AM
Join us at the Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library for stories, activities and crafts specially designed to help preschool children (ages 3-5) get ready for kindergarten.
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Comfort History 4:00 PM
Comfort History @ Comfort Public Library
Aug 29 @ 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Come gather, share, and learn about the town of Comfort at the Comfort Public Library. Members of the community will be sharing stories, photos, and knowledge of past events.
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Movement & Music 9:30 AM
Movement & Music @ Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library
Aug 30 @ 9:30 AM
Join us at the Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library for a fun and engaging program filled with stories, music, and dance. This program is geared toward children 5 and under.
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Read, Watch , Discuss 3:00 PM
Read, Watch , Discuss @ Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library
Aug 31 @ 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Is the book really better than the movie? Let’s find out during Read, Watch, Discuss. Participants will read The Fault In Our Stars and then gather on Saturday, August 31, at 3:00 p.m. to watch the film. Afterwards, we will discuss the difference between the book and the film. The …