Programs for all ages are planned at Braswell Memorial Library, located at 727 N Grace Street, in Rocky Mount, North Carolina for January.
Adult programming at Braswell Memorial Library is overseen by LaKesha W. Joyner, MLS. With any questions regarding the offerings below, contact Kesha Joyner at 252.442.1951 x.253.
Movies and Munchies
January 4, 2018 @ 11am & 5:30pm (two showings)
Come and watch “Rebel Without a Cause” starring James Dean in the library’s Computer Lab.
January 13, 2018 @ 2-3pm
Come and listen to author Angela Vick as she presents her book, Compassion in God’s Love, in the Computer Lab.
Good Reads Book Club
January 22, 2018 @ 10:30am-12pm
The Book Club will kick off the new year discussing No One is Coming to Save Us by Stephanie Powell Watts in the Wiley Room. Not a member of the Book Club? To find out how to join, contact Kesha Joyner.
Braswell’s Teen Programs are overseen by Scott Houston, MLS, Teen and Information Services Librarian. For more information, contact Information Services at 252.442.1951 x.240.
Minecraft Design Club
January 11, 2018 @ 5:30-7:30pm
Teens are invited to “build, design and explore” in this monthly club.
Teen Advisory Board
Wednesday, January 10, 2018 @ 5:30-7:30pm
Join the “TAB” and have your say at this “pizza and progress” meeting. TAB teens have an opportunity to create and promote for the library. Choose what movies, programs, and events you would like to see offered. To join TAB, contact Information Services.
Mother Goose Story Time
January 8, 22 & 29, 2018 @ 10:30am
Designed for ages birth to 3 years, this story time is held on most Mondays in the Youth Services area.
Pre-School Story Time
January 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30, 2018 @ 11am-noon
For slightly older children ages 3-5 years old, this story time is offered Tuesday mornings in the Youth Services area.
Winter Reading Challenge Kick-off
Saturday, January 13, 2018 @1-2pm
Join the Winter Reading Bingo Challenge. Stop by the Youth Services story room. Enjoy a story, participate in a craft, and pick up Reading Bingo Cards. For details, call Melissa at 252.442.1951 x.235.
Children’s Author Visit
Tuesday, January 23, 2018 @ 4:30-5:30pm
Come and meet Alexis Stay Poppin, a 15-year-old artist and budding children’s book author in the Warner Meeting Room. With questions, contact Linda Bunch at 252.442.1951 x.244.
Call for Volunteers
Braswell provides job search resources. They are looking for volunteers to come and help patrons with resumes, job applications, and interviewing skills. Whether you can help once a week or daily, contact the library at 252.442.1951 x.253 for more information.