"The library is like a candy store where everything is free".

~~Jamie Ford, American writer (1968-  )

Author Event

Richard Fluker, Marshall resident, will be reading his short story "A Hole in Santa's Bag" on Tuesday, December 16 at 6:30 p.m.  Arlie's Mama said Santa was on a budget, but Arlie really needed that present before next summer.  What did he so desperately need and did Santa come through for little Arlie?  The event is sponsored by the Friends of a Public Library and is free and open to the public.  Coffee, cocoa, and cookies will be provided. 

Christmas Make-n-Take

All ages are welcome to come make Christmas crafts on Tuesday, December 23 at 6:30 p.m. and Wednesday, December 24 at 10:30 a.m. Materials are supplied and the event is free. 


Monday Movie Matinee

During area schools' Christmas break, the library will be showing a movie on Monday, December 22 and Monday, December 29 at 2:30 p.m. All ages are welcome to come and join in on the fun. Kids must bring a parent or adult with them. On the 22nd, we'll show a Christmas-y movie and on the 29th, we'll be showing a winter-y movie.



Stuffed Animal Sleepover

Kids are invited to bring their stuffed animal for storytime on Tuesday, December 30 at 6:30 p.m.  Fun stories, silly songs, and special memories await for both kids and their furry, stuffed friends.  Special guest, Aaron Godwin, will entertain us with his puppet friend.  At the conclusion of storytime, the stuffed animals will spend the night in the library. Kids are invited to return at 10:30 on Wednesday, December 31 to pick up their stuffed animal and enjoy a light breakfast while watching a slideshow of all the silly things the stuffed animals did overnight at the library!
To register for this event, please contact the library at (903) 935-4465 by Wednesday, December 24th.  Ask for Felicia!

Book Club

The Book Club's next meeting will be Tuesday, January 20 at 6:00 p.m. and Wednesday, January 21 at 1:00 p.m.  Check back here for details on the yet-to-be-selected January book!

Come join the discussions every 3rd Tuesday at 6:00 p.m. and 3rd Wednesday at 1:00 p.m.


Ms. Felicia has fun in store every Tuesday evening at 6:30 p.m. and Wednesday morning at 10:30 a.m.  Find out what she has planned for storytime this month.....

  Fun Facts and Cool Books December calendar (printer-friendly!)

Ms. Felicia also visits First Methodist Day Care at 10:45 a.m. on Tuesdays, Little Angels Day Care at 9:30 a.m. on Thursdays, and Kiddie Kollege at 10:30 a.m. on Fridays for storytime. 



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