April 19, 2014

H. Leslie Perry Memorials ‘Friends of the Library’ Wine Tasting Party Fundraiser

The Friends of the Library are throwing a party. The Friends of the Library support a number of programs in the Library and they generate money for these programs primarily with the book sale. But on May 4, 2014 The Friends of the Library Board is holding a WINE TASTING PARTY as another fund raiser. […]

VGCC students donate books to local elementary school

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The Student North Carolina Association of Educators (SNCAE) chapter at Vance-Granville Community College held a children’s book drive during the month of December. The club placed donation boxes at all four VGCC campuses. Megan Sullivan of Oxford, a member of the club majoring in School-Age Education as well as a VGCC student ambassador, spearheaded the […]

Perry Memorial Library hosts author(s) of the book Star of the South: the Corbitt Truck Company Story November 17th, 2013

The Friends of the Perry Memorial Library will be holding an Afternoon with the Author program at the library on Sunday, November 17, at 2 p.m.   The author(s) of the book Star of the South: the Corbitt Truck Company Story will be on hand to discuss both the book and the history of the […]

Perry Memorial Library Events for November 2013

Mother GooseNovember 7 @ 11 a.m. MakerSpace open houseNovember 7  3 p.m.-5 p.m. Book signing with Dr. Alan OuthouseNovember 7  6 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Closed November 10-11 in observance of Veterans Day. Reading with Cleo November 12 @ 4 p.m. Mother GooseNovember 14 @ 11 a.m. MakerSpace open houseNovember 14  3 p.m.-5 p.m. International Gaming Day […]

Friends of the Library Program Present Ambria Camelle October 20th, 2013

The Friends of the Perry Memorial Library present “Afternoon with the Author” featuring Ambria Camelle. Ambria Camelle will discuss her book Yes I’m Selfish…and Proud of It!!! at the Perry Memorial Library on Sunday, October 20, from 2 p.m.-3 p.m. Ms. Camelle is an author, entrepreneur, and young adult self-esteem/leadership development coach.  Her web site […]

NY Times Bestselling Author Coming to Louisburg College

LOUISBURG, N.C.—As part of Louisburg College’s Arnold L. Wright Reading Series, author Wilton Barnhardt will be on campus the evening of Tuesday, October 8 to share excerpts from his new novel, Lookaway, Lookaway, a comical tale about a dysfunctional Old South family. The reading will begin at 7:30pm in the College’s Norris Theatre, located in the […]

Perry Memorial Library September Programs

The Perry Memorial Library has a full slate of programs scheduled for September. Mother GooseA fun time of stories and activities for pre-K children.Thursdays at 11 a.m. Teen time in the MakerSpaceA special time for teens to put their creativity to good use in the library’s new MakerSpace.Thursdays from 3 p.m.-5 p.m. Basic Computer Skills […]

Perry Memorial Library Programs in August

The Perry Memorial Library will be sponsoring several free programs during the month of August. Summer Reading Program FinaleAugust 2 @ 3 p.m.Come and enjoy the great show put on by Flow Circus as we celebrate the end of the Summer Reading Program. Knitting ClubAugust 5 & August 19 @ 1 p.m.Learn to knit and […]

Perry Memorial Library Restored Portraits To Be Unveiled

The Perry Memorial Library is pleased to announce that portraits of Colonel Henry Perry, Jane Hall Perry, and H. Leslie Perry have been restored and will be unveiled at a public ceremony on Monday, August 19, 2013 at 6:30 p.m. on the first floor of the Perry Memorial Library. Colonel Henry Perry and his wife […]

Father Columba Nnorom to Guest Speak at Perry Memorial Library Thursday, July 18th, 2013

The Perry Memorial Library is honored to host Father Columba Nnorom on Thursday, July 18, 2013, from 6:00-7:30 in the Farm Bureau Room. In honor of Nelson Mandela’s 95th birthday, he will be presenting “How Catholics and Protestants Fought for Freedom for Mandela & for South Africa.” Light refreshments will be provided and this fascinating, […]

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