Teens

Book Discussion - "Destiny of the Republic" by Candace Millard

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.

Hijinks and Home

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.

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