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Myron Brown: Free Piano Concert at Walkertown

Published by Walkertown Branch / January 23, 2020

Every four years, we get an extra day on the calendar. We hope you will “leap” over to the Walkertown Branch Library and enjoy a free afternoon concert. Pianist Myron D. Brown, the Associate Professor of Music at the Winston-Salem State University, will perform music by Chopin, Liszt, and Kapustin. Saturday, February 29, 2 p.m. at the Walkertown Branch Library.

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Mixed Doubles: Tandem Lectures on Unrelated Topics for the Terminally Curious

Published by Mary Giunca / January 22, 2020

Mixed Doubles is a playful series that brings together two experts from disparate disciplines in the Triad for an exchange of ideas, demonstrations and more. It's the perfect cure for the winter doldrums.

Mixed Doubles continues Wednesday, Jan. 22 in the Central Library auditorium from 6-7 p.m. with a discussion on Medieval Women Mystics and Sculpture for Art and Musical Performance.


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African American History Through Music

Published by Wright Adams / January 21, 2020

During this series of lectures and performances, master flautist, jazz historian, and educator, Galen Abdur-Razzaq will discuss the History of Jazz Music, Afro-Cuban Music, and Music during the Civil Rights Movement, and play select pieces on his flute. All ages are welcome.

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Greater Vision Dance Company

Published by Wright Adams / January 21, 2020

The Greater Vision Dance Company performs traditional African dances as well as a boot dance. Company founder and artistic director, Wayne Jones, will discuss the origins of African-American traditional step dance. Open to all ages.


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African American Read-In

Published by Wright Adams / January 21, 2020

The 30th annual National African-American Read-In Chain to promote literacy and the reading of African American Literature will be on Sunday, February 9, at 2:30 at the Central Library. This event, facilitated by Dr. Elwanda D. Ingram, is sponsored by the Black Caucus of the National Council of Teachers of English and the National Council of Teachers of English, in conjunction with the Forsyth County Public Library.

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Self-Care Programs for Your Wellness

Published by Amber McClure / January 21, 2020

Sometimes it's hard to take the time to give yourself some self-care. Luckily, there are many programs at our FCPL branches where you can come and get started on your wellness journey. From yoga to Tai Chi, there's sure to be something for you to enjoy.

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