The Library Friends will be conducting their semi-annual used book sale at the library from December 2-4 during library hours: Thursday from 9 to 6, Friday from 9 to 5, and Saturday from 9 to 3. Library Friends members may attend the special “Members Only” presale on Wednesday, December 1, from 9 to 5. Many of these books are in like new condition and would make excellent Christmas gifts.
Author Rob Dalby will be at the library on Thursday, December 2, at 1:00pm, signing copies of his latest book A Piggly Wiggly Christmas. This is the fourth book in Robert Dalby’s beloved Piggly Wiggly series. With a heaping spoonful of Dalby’s Southern charm, the book is a humorous and heartwarming tale reminding us that we’re never too young or too old to believe in miracles. The library will have copies for sale at a discounted price; this would make an excellent Christmas gift.
Preschool Story Time will be meeting at 10:00 am on December 7. They will be talking about the old west time period.
The Library will be hosting live Christmas music at the library on Friday, December 10, from 11:00 am through 1:15 pm. Local singers and musicians will be delighting us with the sounds of the season.
The Library has a Christmas basket full of goodies that will be given away on December 11. For a donation of $1, your name will go in the drawing. All proceeds go toward the Henderson County Folk Festival.
The Library will be hosting “Christmas with The David Johnson Chorus” in concert on December 11, at 7:00 pm, at the Lexington High School Auditorium. The David Johnson Chorus is an auditioned community chorus that performs musical programs nationwide. A range of music appeals to every segment of the population. The Chorus’ music concerts and performances have delighted audiences everywhere they perform. You can learn more about them at www.davidjohnsonchorus.com. This concert is being funded by the Jackson Arts Council and the Tennessee Arts Commission. Any proceeds from the concert will go towards the library’s summer reading programs for 2011.