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Public Art Commission Special Meeting

Virtual Event

A Special Meeting of the Public Art Commission will be held on Wednesday, December 16, 2020 at 5:30 p.m. via Zoom. Zoom Meeting Link: https://zoom.us/j/97825203007?pwd=ZmNXZG5jQUdlRFh2K054TnBsV1BnQT09 The purpose of this Special Meeting is to approve maintenance to art benches and to establish project committees.

Open Door Book Club

Virtual Event

All are welcome for this monthly book discussion. Meetings in Fall 2020 will be held via Zoom. RSVP to receive a link to the virtual meeting. The selection for December 2020 is This House of Sky by Ivan Doig.

Free

Expedition North Pole

Virtual Event

Join Santa Claus himself on a whirlwind journey to the North Pole. Step inside the magical toy shop with your own elf tour guide, meet Mrs. Claus in her kitchen to learn the secret to her special cookies, and snuggle up by the fire as Santa relives the most magical night ever in his special […]

Holiday Jazz Concert

Virtual Event

Take a moment in the hustle and bustle of the holiday season and join us for a virtual concert with the Just Friends Jazz Trio.  The jazz trio features David Wortman on saxophone, Gary Schwartz on piano, and Charles Smith on drums.  The trio will be playing traditional Christmas tunes in a jazz style.  This […]

Free

Meet Author Danny Fingeroth

Virtual Event

  Join us for a Zoom meeting with author Danny Fingeroth. His newest book A Marvelous Life: The Amazing Story of Stan Lee is the definitive biography of the beloved - often controversial - co-creator of many legendary superheroes. Fingeroth presents the origin of “Stan the Man,” who spun a storytelling web of comic book […]

Free

Storyteller Donna Washington

Virtual Event

Join award-winning storyteller Donna Washington for 45 minutes of entertaining stories, fairy tales & folk tales about gratitude, family and sharing. This program is designed for families with children ages 5 and up. Join the live Zoom event at 1:30 pm at the link below. Call 828-304-0500 with any questions. https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82848240554?pwd=MkZFNjh5VVFURWtEUEZLNXdlUnRYQT09

Free

LRU Visiting Writers Series: Jacqueline Woodson

Virtual Event

Jacqueline Woodson Sponsored by Hickory Public Library A national ambassador for young people, Jacqueline Woodson is an American children’s and young adult’s writer best known for "Miracle's Boys" and her Newbery Honor-winning titles "Brown Girl Dreaming," "After Tupac and D Foster," "Feathers" and "Show Way." After serving as the Young People's Poet Laureate (2015-17), she was named the National Ambassador for Young […]

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