Travel Series

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Your Fort Worth Public Library is a place for life-long learning and exploration.  We're excited to offer a series of talks and workshops for people interested in traveling and exploring the world.  Each month we will offer a different program to guide you on to your next journey.  

All presentations through January 2022 will be virtual.  Additional programs scheduled in 2022 will be in-person.

First Encounters - four travel vignettes

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Wherever he travels, historian and journalist David Mould is constantly scribbling in his notebook or on whatever piece of paper he has handy—an airline boarding card, a restaurant menu. Learn about his first impressions on four very different destinations from his notes. 

Watch a recording of his presentation here. 

Pottering Around the UK: Real Life Locations from the World of Harry Potter

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Oct. 14, 6:30 p.m. - virtual

Travel vicariously as Anglophile and former UK resident Claire Evans takes you on a historic, scenic, architectural and occasionally culinary tour of Harry Potter's magical world. From London to Scotland and points in between, admire the amazing real-life locations film scouts picked throughout the best of the British Isles, and get tips if you'd like to visit the sights yourself one day. A Q&A session will follow the virtual presentation.

Register Today!

Passports and Pacifiers: How to Travel with Kids

Details coming soon.

Musical Britain

Details coming soon.

Literary United Kingdom

Details coming soon.