NC Reads Virtual Discussion – The Violin Conspiracy

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NC Reads Virtual Discussion – The Violin Conspiracy

May 29 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm EDT

Graham Public Library. NCReads Virtual Book Discussion – The Violin Conspiracy by Brendan Slocum.5:30 p.m. For adults. The riveting story of a young Black musician whodiscovers that his old family fiddle is actually a priceless Stradivarius: whenit’s stolen on the eve of the world’s most prestigious classical musiccompetition, he risks everything to get it back. Growing up Black in ruralNorth Carolina, Ray McMillian’s life is already mapped out. But Ray has a giftand a dream—he’s determined to become a world-class professional violinist, andnothing will stand in his way. Not his mother, who wants him to stop makingsuch a racket; not the fact that he can’t afford a violin suitable to his talents;not even the racism inherent in the world of classical music. Featuring theauthor, Brendan Slocum, and Dr. Marcus Pyle in a moderated discussion. Copiesof the book are available for checkout, although it is not necessary to haveread the book to participate in NC Reads. For more information, call (336)570-6730.


May 29
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm EDT
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May Memorial Library
342 South Spring Street
Burlington, NC 27215
Telephone: 336-229-3588

Graham Public Library
211 South Main Street
Graham, NC 27253
Telephone: 336-570-6730

Mebane Public Library
101 South First Street
Mebane, NC 27302
Telephone: 919-563-6431

May Memorial, Graham, & Mebane Hours:
Monday – Thursday: 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Friday – Saturday: 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Sunday: Closed

North Park Library
inside the Mayco-Bigelow Community Center
849 Sharpe Road
Burlington, NC 27217
Telephone: 336-226-7185

Monday – Thursday: 12:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Friday: 12:00 -4:00 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: Closed

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342 S. Spring St.
Burlington, NC 27215
Phone: 336-229-3588 ext. 16109 or ask for Outreach
e-mail: [email protected]

Mobile Library Route
or call (336) 513-9331

BookMARK Routes
or call (336) 524-3242

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