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Leesa Cross-Smith and Naima Coster: In Conversation
Leesa Cross-Smith and Naima Coster: In Conversation Tuesday, March 9 | 7:00 pm Bookmarks is pleased to present Leesa Cross-Smith and Naima Coster in a virtual conversation about their new novels. This Close to Okay by Cross-Smith is an uplifting, pow...
Bookmarks
Winston-Salem, NC

Tue 3/9/21 at 7pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
MotoGP Racing / A talk on choosing MotoGP as a Career
A lot of new motorcyclists wish to go for MotoGP Racing. But what it really takes to get selected for MotoGP, get sponsored by a team and ride on the track. We at street bikers club have conducted this event to walk through on how one can get sponsored and...
Vietnam Veterans Park
Concord, NC

Wed 3/10/21 at 9am-5pm
Wed 4/14/21 at 9am-5pm
Wed 5/12/21 at 9am-5pm
Talks & Readings: Conference, Talks/Lectures
W+GRA 2021 Summit: Recover and Discovery: Women and Girls in the Dual Pandemic
UNC Charlotte's Women + Girls Research Alliance (W+GRA) is partnering with Ally Financial to present a research summit on March 10, 2021, focused on education, employment, health, the impact of COVID-19, and dialogue centered around the economic mobility o...
Virtual Event
Charlotte, NC

Wed 3/10/21 at 8am-4pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Etaf Rum
Etaf Rum: A Woman Is No Man Thursday, March 11 | 7:00 pm Bookmarks and the Wake Forest University Women’s Center are pleased to present Etaf Rum in a conversation moderated by Naijla Faizi, Associate Chaplain of Muslim Life. Rum’s novel, A Woman is N...
Bookmarks
Winston-Salem, NC

Thu 3/11/21 at 7pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Singing To Be Heard: Ella May Wiggins
This is an online talk through Zoom! During this program Jason E. Luker, Director of the Gaston County Museum of Art and History, will be examining Ella May Wiggins, her difficult life, role in the 1929 Loray Mill textile strike, and how her words and d...
James K. Polk State Historic Site
Pineville, NC

Sat 3/13/21 at 10am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Evening Edition-Environmental Journalism in North Carolina
Come learn how journalism and the humanities help foster an informed citizenry. Our panel of journalists will examine and discuss their experiences of reporting on natural disasters and environmental issues in North Carolina. The panel will explore how we ...
Virtual Event
Charlotte, NC

Tue 3/16/21 at 6:30pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Victoria Schwab and R. L. Stine
Bookmarks Presents Victoria Schwab and R. L. Stine: In Conversation Thursday, March 18 | 6:30 pm | Suggested for ages 8-12 Bookmarks is thrilled to present a conversation with Scholastic authors Victoria Schwab and R. L. Stine to celebrate the relea...
Bookmarks
Winston-Salem, NC

Thu 3/18/21 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Just Like an Animal?
"Just Like an Animal? A Philosophical Examination of our Ethical Assumptions about Cognitive Disabilities and the Value of Animals," presented by Dr. Todd Lekan, USC Lancaster Associate Dean of Academic Affairs. It is common for privileged groups to mar...
Native American Studies Center
Lancaster, SC

Fri 3/19/21 at 12pm-1pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
New Adventures Book Club
New Adventures Book Club Saturday, March 20 | 6:00 pm Want to try something new, but aren't sure where to start? Many readers are looking for a comfortable book to help them ease into a new genre or new type of reading. Sometimes it is hard to make t...
Bookmarks
Winston-Salem, NC

Sat 3/20/21 at 6pm-7pm
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books)
LGBTQ Book Club
LGBTQ Book Club Sunday, March 21 | 4:00 pm The LGBTQ Book Club with Pride Winston-Salem is free and open to the public. Join us to discuss Fairest by Meredith Talusan, a memoir about a precocious boy with albinism, a “sun child” from a rural Philip...
Bookmarks
Winston-Salem, NC

Sun 3/21/21 at 4pm-5pm
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books), Talks/Lectures
Final Draught: At Home with Page and Jake Fehling
We’re still staying home, but we don’t have to be alone. Until it’s safe to gather in person, your Library Foundation brings the authors to you through Final Draught: Home Edition. Join us for a virtual conversation with Page and Jake Fehling - parents, p...
Virtual Event
Charlotte, NC

Tue 3/23/21 at 7pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books)
4 on 4th
4 on 4th Local Author Event Wednesday, March 24 | 7:00 pm Join Bookmarks and Winston-Salem Writers to hear four local authors read from their work and talk about their writing process. This month’s theme is Mirrors & Mystics and will feature Barbara ...
Bookmarks
Winston-Salem, NC

Wed 3/24/21 at 7pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books)
Romance Book Club with author Alisha Rai
Romance Book Club with author Alisha Rai Thursday, March 25 | 6:30 pm The Romance Book Club meets online monthly to discuss romance from consent and kissing to feminism and friendship. This month we will be joined by romance author Alisha Rai to discu...
Bookmarks
Winston-Salem, NC

Thu 3/25/21 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books)
Book Trivia
Book Trivia Live Monday, March 29 | 7:00 pm Join us for our monthly book trivia with Caleb! Free online event; email caleb@bookmarksnc.org to register.
Bookmarks
Winston-Salem, NC

Mon 3/29/21 at 7pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books)
Bookclub
Bookmarks Book Club Tuesday, March 30 | 6:30 pm Join us to discuss Coyotes of Carthage by Steven Wright. A biting exploration of American politics, set in a small South Carolina town, this novel is about a political operative running a dark money c...
Bookmarks
Winston-Salem, NC

Tue 3/30/21 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books)
Well Read Black Girl Book Club
Well-Read Black Girl Book Club Wednesday, March 31 | 6:00 pm Bookmarks is proud to host the Winston-Salem chapter of the Well-Read Black Girl Book Club. Our discussions will always be hosted by women of color, but people of all colors and genders who...
Bookmarks
Winston-Salem, NC

Wed 3/31/21 at 6pm-7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Virtual Lunch and Learn: Madeira to Moonshine
From colonial shrubs to Dubose Heywards’ champagne punch, this presentation focuses on the alcoholic beverages popular in South Carolina through the years. Dr. Faye Jensen, CEO of the South Carolina Historical Society, discusses the everyday drinking habit...
Native American Studies Center
Lancaster, SC

Fri 4/16/21 at 12pm-1pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Talks/Lectures
Virtual Lunch and Learn: "Finding Fish Weirs in East North America: Preliminary Findings from the North Carolina Fish Weir Archaeological Project”
“Finding Fish Weirs in East North America: Preliminary Findings from the North Carolina Fish Weir Archaeological Project,” presented by Dr. David J. Cranford, NC Office of State Archaeology Stone fish weirs are relatively common features in many waterwa...
Native American Studies Center
Lancaster, SC

Fri 5/21/21 at 12pm-1pm
    

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