The third annual High Country Festival of the Book kicks off with a dinner and program June 27 featuring bestselling author Lynn Cullen, whose historical novel “Mrs. Poe” was inspired by literature’s most haunting love triangle. Lynn Cullen is the author of “The Creation of Eve,” named among the best fiction books of 2010 by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution and as an April 2010 Indie Next Selection. She is also the author of numerous award-winning books for children.
April 19, 2013. A Community Poetry Event dedicated to the memory of Evelyn Shook Johnson a beloved Librarian for over 35 years, who passed away from a heart attack in January, will be held at the Watauga County Public Library from 11:00 am – 12:30 p.
Sept. 10, 2012. Parkway school students who placed first in the state and sixth in the world in their division of the Odyssey of the Mind competition will offer a presentation Sept. 10 at 5 p.m. at the Watauga County Library.
June 27, 2012. On Saturday, June 30, professor emeritus Dr. Al Corum will hold a book signing at the Watauga County Public Library for his book “Fired With Enthusiasm,” which chronicles his lengthy legal battle against the Appalachian State University administration and the University of North Carolina system.
BY PAUL T. CHOATE
March 31, 2012. The Creekside Grass Bluegrass Band will play at the Watauga County Library on April 9th at 6:30 p.m. Their mix of bluegrass and folk music will kick off the public library’s celebration of National Library Week.
March 29, 2012. On Saturday the Downtown Boone Development Association, the Jones House and the Watauga County Public Library will sponsor an “Easter EGGstravaganza.” The event starts at 1:30 p.m. at the Watauga County Public Library with stories and crafts, followed by an Easter Parade to the Jones House for an Easter Egg Hunt. See flyer…