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Experience the Magic of Storytelling Through Quilting at Library Fest

Library Fest 2024 is back with an enchanting array of events celebrating the wonders of nature and the essence of storytelling. Cap off a week of festivities at the Main Library (300 N. Roxboro St.) on Saturday, April 13, from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM for a captivating family workshop,… Learn More

Art Wellness Exchange

Inspired by the show Stranger Things, and the MoDH exhibit Stranger Times, this program dives into various mental wellness themes. Reserve your spot HERE Explore Mental Wellness with The Art Wellness Exchange Welcome to The Art Wellness Exchange – a… Learn More

Retro Film Series: “The Empire Strikes Back” and “The Road Warrior”

The Museum of Durham History is partnering with the Carolina Theatre’s Retro Film Series to bring our supporters a special double-feature of The Empire Strikes Back and The Road Warrior. Come enjoy a night of ghouls and goofiness!   The 2024 Retro Film Series is a part of the programming for the Fall… Learn More

F is for First Responders

On Friday, May 3rd, the Museum will be hosting ERS vehicles, and invites local preschool groups to visit and learn about the essential workers who keep our communities safe. This FREE event takes place from 9am-12pm that day. This event is part of the programming for our current exhibit, Stranger Times,… Learn More

History Among Friends Book Talk Series: Cora Darrah

The MoDH and Friends of the Durham Library proudly present a FREE author talk featuring Cora Darrah, discussing her book, A Story of Durham: Told the Wright Way. The event will take place on May 3rd, 2024, at 7:00 PM at The Friends of Durham Library’s bookstore, … Learn More