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Jennie Stephens Smith Library News: June & July 2017

August 2, 2017 // 0 Comments

This month there is big news at the library. New LED lighting has been installed. The Union County Library Board used some of the funds from the Elaine Platek inheritance, and the Union County Board of Supervisors paid for the installation. We appreciate the work of Tim McCraw and his crew from T and M Electrical for [Continue Reading]

Mary Ann Connell to review her memoir at Luncheon with Books

August 1, 2017 // 0 Comments

Mary Ann Connell will review her memoir An Unforseen Life at Luncheon with Books at the Jennie Stephens Smith Library in New Albany on Tuesday, August 15. A light lunch will be served beginning at 11:30 AM. Connell was among the first women to practice law in Oxford, MS. “Her story is a funny, touching account [Continue Reading]

Eisenhower to be topic of July Luncheon with Books

July 10, 2017 // 0 Comments

Luncheon with Books will be held Tuesday, July 18, at the Jennie Stephens Smith Library in New Albany. Joe Marshall Davis, a New Albany attorney, will review Bret Baier’s book Three Days in January: Dwight Eisenhower’s Final Mission. The book focuses on the days between the Eisenhower farewell address January 17, [Continue Reading]

Tupelo novelist to speak at June Luncheon With Books

June 13, 2017 // 0 Comments

Tuesday, June 20, Luncheon With Books at the Jennie Stephens Smith Library in New Albany will feature Tupelo author Jacquelyn Allen. She will review her novel, Zookymoon. In the book Ms Allen describes the fun stories of Tupelo’s Dan Matthews as he travels cross country and across countries on his motorcycle. A [Continue Reading]

Julie Cantrell is Luncheon with Books author, March 21

March 16, 2017 // 0 Comments

Mississippi author Julie Cantrell will discuss her somewhat disquieting book “The Feathered Bone” at noon, March 21st, at the Jennie Stephens Smith Library. Cantrell’s book centers around the unhappy events resulting from a grade school field trip to New Orleans, and upon finding hope and purpose in [Continue Reading]

Library news & schedule for March 2017

March 6, 2017 // 0 Comments

The Jennie Stephens Smith library had 3457 visitors for the month of February and issued 53 new library cards. The scheduled events for the Coker Speck Auditorium is as follows: March   2    5:45 PM     Girl Scouts March   7    2 PM          Tanglefoot Christian Educators 5 [Continue Reading]
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