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This week at Chatham Community Library

By Jennifer B. Gillis
Posted Wednesday, February 16, 2011

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Pittsboro, NC - Here's a rundown of the upcoming events at the Chatham Community Library in Pittsboro this week.

The celebration of Black History Month continues all month at Chatham Community Library.

Join us Tuesday, February 15 at 1:30 p.m. for Robert Barnes's presentation, "The History of Black History." Robert Barnes is a history instructor at CCCC. This program is free and open to the public, registration is not required. Meets in the Holmes Meeting Room.

On Saturday, February 19 at 10:30 author Kelly Starlings Lyon will read her book, "One Million Men and Me." This book recounts the historic Million Man March from a child's point of view. Ms. Lyon will also present a brief program suitable for elementary-school age children and their families. Free and open to the public, registration is not required. Meets in the Holmes Meeting Room.

Don't forget our programs for children and families:

Tuesday, February 15 at 9:30: story time for infants ages 0 to 2
Tuesday, February 15 at 10:30: story time for preschool children
Tuesday, February 15 at 6:30 p.m.: family story time

All programs above are free and open to the public, registration is not required. Meet in the Lakritz Story Room

Thursday, February 17 at 4 p.m.: Aspiring Authors Workshop (AAW) This workshop will take young writers ages 13 and up through the publishing process from the concept stage, to writing, to publishing a completed work. For more information, contact children's services at (919) 545-8085.

DID YOU KNOW? Chatham Community Library wants to know--what (and who) do you like to read? We are conducting a readers' preference survey to help guide us in our purchasing process. Ask for a copy at the front desk or complete our online survey at:

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