Share your favorite holiday stories and enjoy some tasty treats!
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December 11, 2013
Towne Acres Choir will perform holiday music to brighten your day. The choir will be arranged in front of the large Christmas tree on the second floor.
December 5, 2013
Come join us on December 5th at 6:00 pm for holiday crafts, where you will make your own decorative and fun items, such as gift tags and wreaths. The library will supply all materials and light refreshments will be provided. Bring plenty of your own creativity! Registration is required!
For more information or to register, call (423) 434-4454
December 2, 2013
East TN Children’s Choir performs for our Tree Lighting.
November 14, 2013
Lively small discussion group meets once a month @ JCPL…
October 19, 2013
Local health experts offer free health information, screenings all day
October 17, 2013
Come enjoy lively discussions in a small group setting
October 10, 2013
Come enjoy lively discussions in a small group setting once a month @ the library.
Morning groups meet the 2nd Thursday at 10:30 am.
Evening groups meet the 3rd Thursday at 6:00 pm.
Both groups will read the same book.
From Booklist Reviews 2012: The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes
At once commanding and subtle, Barnes has created a refined novel intensely suspenseful in its emotional complexities and exemplary in its arresting tropes, rhythms, revelations and musings on the puzzle of time and the mysteries of memory and desire. …Cordially divorced and smugly retired, Tony is yanked out of complacency by a perplexing letter. The recently deceased mother of his disastrous first love has inexplicably bequeathed him the diary of a school friend of his who committed suicide. As Tony seeks an explanation, Barnes turns evocative motifs—the way Tony and his friends wore their watches with the faces on the inside of their wrists; the night Tony witnessed the Severn Bore, a powerful tidal surge that reverses the river’s flow—into metaphors for how we distort the past and how oblivious we are to the pain of others. Winner of the Man Booker Prize, Barnes’ sublimely modulated and profoundly disquieting tale of delusion, loss and remorse ends devastatingly with a crescendo twist.
October 9, 2013
Junior League and Library Celebrate New Storytime Room
October 3, 2013
The library will hold a reception honoring Gina Thayer-Coleman