At this special edition of Hear Here we will be joined via Skype by actress and award-winning book narrator Kathe Mazur. Kathe has recorded over 100 books and will give her unique perspective on what it takes to record your favorite titles. Registration is requested for this free program and can be completed by contacting the Reference Department at 740.453.0391, ext. 116 or 132.
Join us for a discussion of this extraordinary New York Times bestselling account of James Garfield's rise from abject poverty to the American presidency. Born into poverty, he rose to become a wunderkind scholar, a Civil War hero, a renowned Congressman, and a reluctant presidential candidate who took on the nation's corrupt political establishment. Registered participants will be loaned a copy of the book. Registration is requested, limited and free of charge. Contact the New Concord Branch Library for more information and to register - 740.826.4184.
The Muskingum County Library System in partnership with the Convention and Visitors Bureau present the first in the new Explore-Discover-Experience Series of programs. Hijinks and Home focuses on camp life during the Civil War. The themes are timeless: joy and sorrow, humor, courage and love. Letters , music and images combine to provide a fascinating insight into camp and home life in 1860's middle America. Judy Cook performs each year throughout the United and States and Britain.