Back to school means fine free time at the library. If you have overdue materials, now is the time to return them. If you owe outstanding fines, call or come by the library to have them removed through August 14.

Preschool Story Time is now back in session each Tuesday at 10:00 am.

The Library Book Club will be meeting on Thursday, August 19, at 1:00 pm to discuss the rough draft of Pat Broadbent’s new book, Writing Thru the Tears and Fears. Pat is one of Henderson County’s own. Come by and enjoy the stimulating discussion.

The Library Friends group will be meeting on Thursday, August 19, at 5:00 pm to discuss their fall events and fundraisers. Come by and join them if you would like to help in their efforts.

To commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Civil War (2011-2015), the Tennessee State Library and Archives is sending teams of archivists and conservators to communities across Tennessee. Individuals may schedule an appointment, and the team will digitally copy and assist in the preservation of your Civil War era manuscripts, artifacts and photographs. All this is done without the items leaving your possession. Digital copies of these items, representing the rich Civil War heritage of Tennessee families, will become part of a virtual exhibit commemorating the 150th anniversary of the war in Tennessee. The Everett Horn Public Library will be hosting a digitization event on August 27, 2010. More details will follow in the next two weeks. In the meantime, be gathering the items that you would like to have scanned.