Upcoming events at Clemmons Branch Library

Published 12:00 am Thursday, April 18, 2024

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Youth programs

  • Story times: Join in for books, finger plays, songs and crafts for toddlers and preschoolers in the story time room. Story time is on Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m., followed by a repeat performance at 10:30 a.m., and on Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. 
  • Preschool Craft Time: The fun continues on Thursdays after story time to make a craft together at 11:30 a.m. 
  • Music and Movement: Join in for dancing, singing and shaking out those sillies. Takes place every Wednesday at 11:30 a.m.
  • Chess Club: Grade school students, tweens, teens and their families are invited to play chess and other board games once a month at the library. The next session will be on Tuesday, April 23, at 4 p.m.
  • STEAM Wednesdays: Come do fun STEAM-related experiments at 4 p.m. on Wednesday, April 24. For children in grade school and above.
  • Pokemon Club: Join in on the first and third Wednesday of the month at 4 p.m. to learn about and play Pokemon games. Cards will be provided or you can bring your own. For ages grade school through teens. The next meeting will be on May 1.
  • Tinker Tuesday: On the first Tuesday of the month at 4 p.m., make creations out of Legos, K’nex, Lincoln Logs and Marble Maze materials. All ages welcome. The next session will be on May 7.
  • Celebration Wednesdays: Learn about obscure holidays, make a craft, and bring a phone or tablet to compete in interactive games. The next session will be on May 8 at 4 p.m.

Adult programs

  • Genealogy 101: On Thursday, at 10 a.m., learn how to explore your roots, investigate family ties, or just learn a little bit more about your heritage by using library resources such as Ancestry.com to conduct genealogy research. To register, visit or call the library at 336-703-2920.
  • Bluegrass Jam Sessions: Second and fourth Monday of the month at 6 p.m. Join in at the Clemmons Branch Library auditorium for a jam session. Players of all abilities are welcome. The next session will be on April 22.
  • Red Cross Blood Drive: The Clemmons Branch Library will host the American Red Cross Bus for a blood drive on April 23 from 2 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Go to www.redcrossblood.org and use the sponsor code Clemmons Library to make an appointment.
  • Book Lovers’ Club: First Monday of the month at 6:30 p.m. Join in for a group book discussion each month. On May 6, the club will discuss “Lady Tan’s Circle of Women” by Lisa See.
  • Clemmons Cookbook Club: Every third Wednesday of the month at 12:30 p.m. Choose a recipe from a pre-selected book in the library and a copy will be made for you. Bring in the finished dish on the day of the meeting to share with other members. Must bring a dish to attend. The next meeting will be on May 15 and the theme will be a tea party.

The Clemmons Branch Library is located at 6563 James St. in Clemmons.