Don’t forget to check out the link for The Library Book Club on the library’s web site: Click on the Book Club link, the last one on the left. If you would like to participate in the discussion, click on the link for the Book Club Blog and leave your thoughts. Now, you can be a part even if you cannot attend the meetings, but come if you can! The next meeting is October 16 at 1 pm.


The Library Friends will be meeting on Thursday, October 16, at 5 pm. If you’ve ever thought about joining the Friends, now would be a great time to do so.


The Library will be closed on Monday and Tuesday, October 20 and 21, for inventory. Groups scheduled to use the Library’s Community Room will still be able to do so. Entrance will be made through the room’s outside entrance.


Preschool Story Time will be held on October 21, in the Community

Room. You may enter from the outside entrance to that room.


The Library TEENS are sponsoring a pumpkin decorating contest. It is open to anyone in grades 7-12. Painted pumpkins may be brought in on Friday, October 23, or Saturday, October 24. Patrons will be voting the following week. Prizes will be awarded for top three pumpkins. For more information, contact Jerome Azbell at


The Library will be hosting a Showcase of Local Artists from October 23-November 1. We are looking for Henderson County residents who would like to display their own original framed artwork. This includes painting, drawings, and photography. If you would like to participate or know someone who would, please call the library at 968-3239.