All-Ages Musical Instrument Petting Zoo: A Free Court Days Event at Franklin County Public Library, Main Branch. June 8. 11a-1p. Rocky Mount’s annual festival, Court Days: Making Music & Memories, will take place on June 8, 10a-3p, at the Rocky Mount Farmer’s Market. From 11a-1p, drop by the Franklin County Public Library, Main Branch for free mini music lessons from musician Dean Smith and a chance to try out the following instruments: banjo, guitar, mandolin, ukulele, violin, viola, mountain dulcimer, and resonator. While you’re there, shop the monthly book sale run by the Friends of Main Library. Gently used paperbacks and hardcovers sell for .50 to $1.50. Extended book sale hours on this day only: 9AM-1PM.