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September 2021

Home Sweet Home Funerals

September 20, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm EDT

For adults. This presentation provides all the basic information one needs about the home funeral movement. Home funerals can be done safely and legally. During this presentation, you will learn about the care, ceremony, and honoring of a body while keeping a loved one at home; legalities and other components of family-directed home funerals; and forms for agencies/families in your community. For those who prefer not to attend in person, the program will also be available via Zoom. For more information, call 336-570-6730.Register in advance for the Zoom program:https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEvf--oqTgtEt2aktrywF4W9nYa2qQqPpy4After registering, you… Home Sweet Home Funerals

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October 2021

Yarn Monsters – Elementary Take & Make

October 11, 2021 - October 15, 2021

Graham Public Library.Yarn Monsters - Elementary Take & Make. Grades K-5th. Pick up a kit to makea wacky, wild-eyed, and not-so-scary yarn monster of your own! Kits will beavailable for pick up beginning Monday, October 11th - while supplies last. Formore information, call (336) 570-6730.

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Dragon Reader’s Book Group

October 11, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT

Graham PublicLibrary:  Dragon Readers Book Group. 4:00p.m. Grades K-2nd. Students in Kindergarten through 2nd grade are invited tojoin the new Dragon Readers Book Group, formed in honor of Graham’s newestcitizen, Erasmus the Dragon. This month will feature monster tales!Registration is required.  To register orfor more information, call (336) 570-6730.

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Monster Wreath – Teen Take & Make

October 18, 2021 - October 22, 2021

GrahamPublic Library. Monster Wreath - Teen Take & Make. Grades 6 - 12. Make aspooky monster wreath to decorate your room or your front door for Halloween!Pick up a kit with everything you’ll need to create this monster of a wreathbeginning Monday, October 18th while supplies last. For moreinformation, call (336) 570-6730.

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Stories vs. STEM

October 19, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT

Graham Public Library.Stories vs. STEM. 4:00 p.m. Grades 3-5. All stories have problems that need tobe solved. Can STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) solvethem all?  This month we’ll be readingthe book Frank Was A Monster Who Wantedto Dance by Keith Graves and making monster eyeballs!  Registration is required. To register or formore information, call (336) 570-6730.

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Free Comic Book Pack

October 25, 2021 - October 29, 2021

GrahamPublic Library. Free Comic Book Pack. All ages. Do you love comic books? Dropby the circulation desk beginning Monday, October 25th, and pick upa FREE pack of comic books – one per person – while supplies last. For moreinformation, call (336) 570-6730.

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November 2021

Stories vs. STEM

November 16, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST

Graham Public Library. Stories vs. STEM. 4:00p.m. Grades 3-5. All stories have problems that need to be solved. Can STEM(Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) solve them all?  This month we’ll be reading the book Alistair in Outer Space by MarilynSadler and building a rocket to see if we can get Alistair home. Registrationis required. To register or for more information, call (336) 570-6730.

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Pop-up Storywalk

November 17, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm EST

Graham Public Library. Pop-Up Storywalk. 10:00a.m. - 4:00 p.m. For all ages. The storywalk will feature the title Don’t Wake the Dragon by Bianca Schulze.After reading the story, visit the Graham Public Library to receive an “IStoryWalked Today!” sticker and a small prize. For more information, call (336)570-6730.

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January 2022

Elementary Take and Make

January 3 - January 7

Graham PublicLibrary. Elementary Take and Make - Polar Bear Mask. For grades K-5. What largewhite animal do you think of when you think of ice and snow?  That’s right, the polar bear! This kit willhave everything you need to make a polar bear mask so that you can pretend tobe the king of the Great White North. To register or for more information, call(336) 570-6730.

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Read with Rebecca

January 5 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am EST

Graham Public Library. Read with Rebecca. 10:30 a.m. For preschool and under. Join Ms. Rebecca for storytime fun for families of preschool and younger children. There will be stories, rhymes, songs, and more to encourage your little one’s love of reading. Registration is required. For more information or to register, call (336) 570-6730.

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Teen Take and Make

January 10 - January 14

Graham PublicLibrary. Teen Take and Make - Chinese Take-Out Container Lantern. For grades 6-12.With this great kit, you’ll make a cool hand-punched lantern from a Chinesetake-out container to light the dark winter nights! To register or for moreinformation, call (336) 570-6730.

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Dragon Readers Book Group

January 10 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST

Graham PublicLibrary.  Dragon Readers Book Group. 4:00p.m. For grades K-2. This month we’ll be reading books about magic! Registration is required and space is limited. Toregister or for more information, call (336) 570-6730.

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Mindfulness and Mediation

January 13 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm EST

Graham PublicLibrary. Mindfulness and Mediation. 6:30 p.m. Recommended for older teens andyoung adults. In this program, we will explore ways to manage stress and becomemore mindful in everyday activities using proven techniques for relaxation andmeditation. Registration is required. To register or for more information, call(336) 570-6730.

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Elementary Take and Make

January 18 - January 21

Graham PublicLibrary. Elementary Take and Make - Snow Globes. For grades K-5. There is justsomething magical about giving a snow globe a shake and watching it snow! Pickup this great kit to make your own snow globe at home. To register or for moreinformation, call (336) 570-6730.  

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Tiny Art Show

January 18 - January 21

Graham PublicLibrary. Tiny Art Show. For ages 13 and up. Start the new year by showing offyour creativity! No previous artistic experience is needed. Stop by the libraryand pick up a tiny art kit containing a canvas and easel, air dry clay, paints,and brushes. Then go home and create your masterpiece(s)! When you havefinished, bring your completed projects back to the library where we will putthem on display in our lobby and next door at Alamance Arts. After the displayperiod,… Tiny Art Show

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Stories Vs. STEM

January 18 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST

Graham PublicLibrary. Stories vs. S.T.E.M. 4:00 p.m. For grades 3 – 5. All stories haveproblems that need to be solved.  CanS.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) solve them all?This month we’ll be reading the book Epossumondasby Collen Salley. Registration is required. To register or for moreinformation, call (336) 570-6730.

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Eclectic Coloring

January 26 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST

Graham PublicLibrary. Eclectic Coloring. 4:00 p.m. All ages. Bring your friends for anafternoon of coloring and listening to music. Coloring sheets pulled from avariety of sources are provided or you are welcome to bring your own project.Colored pencils, markers, and crayons will be provided. Registration isrequired. To register or for more information, call (336) 570-6730.

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April 2022

Rain Sticks – Elementary Take and Make

April 4 - April 8

Graham Public Library. Rain Sticks – Elementary Takeand Make. For grades K-5. Make some noise for our rain stick craft project! Useeveryday objects to mimic the sound of falling rain for fun, whatever theweather. Registration is required. To register or for more information, call(336) 570-6730.

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May 2022

Read with Rebecca!

May 4 @ 2:30 pm - 3:00 pm EDT

Graham Public Library. Read with Rebecca. 2:30 p.m. For families with children ages 0-5. Our preschool storytime program with Ms. Rebecca is back in person! This month’s theme is “Sounds Abound.” Registration is required and space is limited. For more information or to register, call (336) 570-6730.

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Mindfulness and Meditation

May 5 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm EDT

Graham Public Library. Mindfulness and Meditation. 6:30 p.m. In this program, young adults will learn the benefits of mindfulness and meditation activities and how to incorporate them into their lives, giving them healthy, constructive ways to deal with stress. Registration is required. To register and for more information, call (336) 570-6730

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Make Your Own Constellation – Elementary Take and Make

Graham Public Library. Make Your Own Constellation – Elementary Take and Make. For grades K-5. Make bright the night with this great kit. Recreate an existing constellation, or design your own! Registration is required. To register or for more information, call (336) 570-6730.

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Dragon Readers Book Group.

May 9 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT

Graham Public Library. Dragon Readers Book Group. 4:00 p.m. For grades K – 2. This month will be all about mysteries! We’ll be reading the book Hornswaggled by Josh Crute. Registration is required. To register or for more information, call (336) 570-6730.

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Teen Take and Make

GrahamPublic Library. Teen Take and Make - Wire Trees. For grades 6th – 12th.  Create a cool piece of unique art with thisgreat wire tree kit.  Registration isrequired. To register or for more information, call (336) 570-6730.

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Eclectic Coloring

May 26 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm EDT

Graham Public Library. Eclectic Coloring. 3:30 – 5:00 p.m. Ages 10 and up. Bring your friends for an afternoon of coloring and listening to music. Coloring sheets pulled from a variety of sources are provided or you are welcome to bring your own project. Colored pencils, markers, and crayons will be provided. Registration is required as space is limited. To register or for more information, call (336) 570-6730.

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June 2022

Read with Rebecca!

June 1 @ 2:30 pm - 3:00 pm EDT

Graham Public Library. Read with Rebecca. 2:30 p.m. For families with children ages 0-5. Our preschool storytime program with Ms. Rebecca is back in person Registration is required and space is limited. For more information or to register, call (336) 570-6730.

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K-2 Crafting!

June 13 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT

Attention rising K-2 Graders! Join us for a fun afternoon of crafting at the Graham library! Each week we will have a different crafty activity to help you read beyond the beaten path this summer! Space is limited, so registration is suggested. To register, call (336) 570-6730.

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“I Spy” Binoculars

June 13 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT

GrahamPublic Library. “I Spy” Binoculars. 4:00 p.m. For children in K-2nd  grade. Create and decorate a fun pairof binoculars you can take on a nature walk to spot wildlife, insects, andplants. Registration is required, and space is limited. To register or for moreinformation, call (336) 570-6730.

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Crafty Kids! Cardinal Ornaments

June 14 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT

Graham Public Library. Cardinal Ornaments. 4:00 p.m. For children in 3rd –5th grade. Soar with North Carolina’s state bird, the cardinal. We’ll be making cardinal ornaments to take home, and maybe we’ll see some real cardinals too! Registration is required, and space is limited. To register or for more information, call (336) 570-6730.

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Crafty Kids!

June 14 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT

Calling all rising 3rd through 5th graders! Join us for a fun afternoon of crafting at the Graham library! Each week we will have a different crafty activity to help you read beyond the beaten path this summer! Space is limited, so registration is suggested. To register, call (336) 570-6730.

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K-2 Crafting!: Cardboard Dinosaur Safari

June 20 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT

GrahamPublic Library. Cardboard Dinosaur Safari. 4:00 p.m. For children in K-2ndgrade.  Get ready for some giant reptilefun when you create and decorate your very own dinosaur friend at our DinosaurSafari! Registration is required, and space is limited. To register or for moreinformation, call (336) 570-6730.

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Crafty Kids!: Outdoor Suncatchers

June 21 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT

GrahamPublic Library. Outdoor Suncatchers. 4:00 p.m. For children in 3rd-5thgrade. Create a beautiful suncatcher with found natural items from around thegrounds outside the library. When you are done gathering your items, bring theminside to incorporate them into a suncatcher to take home. Registration isrequired, and space is limited. To register or for more information, call (336)570-6730.

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Dragon Reader Book Group

June 27 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT

Graham Public Library. Dragon Readers Book Group – Dine with Dinosaurs Event. 4:00p.m. For families with children in K-2nd grade. Join us for a dino-riffic tea party outside on the lawn. Bring a blanket or beach towel and settle in for an hour of books, games, and ‘dino chow’. This event will be held outside weather permitting, canceled if rain. For more information, call (336)570-6730.

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Crafty Kids!

June 28 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT

Calling all rising 3rd through 5th graders! Join us for a fun afternoon of crafting at the Graham library! Each week we will have a different crafty activity to help you read beyond the beaten path this summer! Space is limited, so registration is suggested. To register, call (336) 570-6730.

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July 2022

Crafty Kids!

July 5 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT

Calling all rising 3rd through 5th graders! Join us for a fun afternoon of crafting at the Graham library! Each week we will have a different crafty activity to help you read beyond the beaten path this summer! Space is limited, so registration is suggested. To register, call (336) 570-6730.

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Read with Rebecca!

July 6 @ 2:30 pm - 3:00 pm EDT

Graham Public Library. Read with Rebecca. 2:30 p.m. For families with children ages 0-5. Our preschool storytime program with Ms. Rebecca is back in person Registration is required and space is limited. For more information or to register, call (336) 570-6730.

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K-2 Crafting!

July 11 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT

Attention rising K-2 Graders! Join us for a fun afternoon of crafting at the Graham library! Each week we will have a different crafty activity to help you read beyond the beaten path this summer! Space is limited, so registration is suggested. To register, call (336) 570-6730.

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Crafty Kids!

July 12 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT

Calling all rising 3rd through 5th graders! Join us for a fun afternoon of crafting at the Graham library! Each week we will have a different crafty activity to help you read beyond the beaten path this summer! Space is limited, so registration is suggested. To register, call (336) 570-6730.

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Invisible Hiking – How to Leave No Trace

July 14 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm EDT

Graham Public Library. Invisible Hiking: How to LeaveNo Trace. 6:30 p.m. For adults 16 and up. Learn about the history of hiking asa past-time and ways to enjoy hiking without disturbing nature or your fellowoutdoor adventurers. For more information, call (336) 570-6730.

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K-2 Crafting!

July 18 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT

Attention rising K-2 Graders! Join us for a fun afternoon of crafting at the Graham library! Each week we will have a different crafty activity to help you read beyond the beaten path this summer! Space is limited, so registration is suggested. To register, call (336) 570-6730.

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Crafty Kids!

July 19 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT

Calling all rising 3rd through 5th graders! Join us for a fun afternoon of crafting at the Graham library! Each week we will have a different crafty activity to help you read beyond the beaten path this summer! Space is limited, so registration is suggested. To register, call (336) 570-6730.

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Creativity Lab

July 20 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDT

Graham Public Library. CreativityLab – Magazine Collage Art. 12:00 p.m. For adults 16 and up. Recycle old stripsof old magazine pages into fantastic works of collage art. Registration isrequired and space is limited.  Toregister or for more information, call (336) 570-6730.

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Books Over Coffee

July 21 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDT

Graham Public Library. Books Over Coffee. Noon. Foradults 16 and up. Take a break from your busy day and enjoy a leisurely chatwith fellow book lovers. It’s a great way to learn about new authors and hearwhat’s new, what’s good, and what’s not. Bring a book you have recently readand join us on the third Thursday of each month at noon. For more information,call (336) 570-6730.

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K-2 Crafting!

July 25 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT

Attention rising K-2 Graders! Join us for a fun afternoon of crafting at the Graham library! Each week we will have a different crafty activity to help you read beyond the beaten path this summer! Space is limited, so registration is suggested. To register, call (336) 570-6730.

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Novels @ Nite

July 25 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm EDT

Graham Public Library. [email protected] Group. 6:30 p.m. For adults 16 and up. Join us on the fourth Monday ofeach month as we read and discuss books from various genres. Copies of the bookare available for checkout. For more information, call (336) 570-6730.

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Crafty Kids!

July 26 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT

Calling all rising 3rd through 5th graders! Join us for a fun afternoon of crafting at the Graham library! Each week we will have a different crafty activity to help you read beyond the beaten path this summer! Space is limited, so registration is suggested. To register, call (336) 570-6730.

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Magazine Strip Art

July 27 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT
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August 2022

K-2 Crafting!

August 1 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT

Attention rising K-2 Graders! Join us for a fun afternoon of crafting at the Graham library! Each week we will have a different crafty activity to help you read beyond the beaten path this summer! Space is limited, so registration is suggested. To register, call (336) 570-6730.

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Crafty Kids!

August 2 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT

Calling all rising 3rd through 5th graders! Join us for a fun afternoon of crafting at the Graham library! Each week we will have a different crafty activity to help you read beyond the beaten path this summer! Space is limited, so registration is suggested. To register, call (336) 570-6730.

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Read with Rebecca!

August 3 @ 2:30 pm - 3:00 pm EDT

Graham Public Library. Read with Rebecca. 2:30 p.m. For families with children ages 0-5. Our preschool storytime program with Ms. Rebecca is back in person Registration is required and space is limited. For more information or to register, call (336) 570-6730.

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Locations & Hours

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

Hours:
Monday – Thursday: 12:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Friday: 12:00 -4:00 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: Closed

Home Delivery Services
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

Mobile Café Route

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