Tyler Public Library offers variety of May programs | Local News

The Tyler Public Library has a variety of programs for all ages scheduled through May: Youth Activities Art-O-Rama Afternoon – 5:30 to 7:30 pm May 14 in the auditorium (first floor) Students in grades eight through 12 are invited to participate in the 1920s-themed event. This will be a hybrid event that is part dance … Read more

Community Calendar: April 27 | Calendar

We welcome submissions to the community calendar. Items may be edited for size or content. Submissions should include the time and place, contact information and any additional details about the event. Submit items to news@news-herald.net for publication in the next available edition of the News-Herald. TODAY • A bluegrass jam is held 4-6 pm the … Read more

Limestone Ledger for 04/26/22 | Community

FRIDAY Annual Sports Physicals Day On April 29, Athens TOC is holding their annual Sports Physicals Day for Limestone County schools and Athens City Schools. All profits are donated back to the school. SATURDAY Jubilee Spelling Bee On April 30, at 10 am, the 25th annual Jubilee Spelling Bee is taking place at the Athens … Read more

Community Calendar 4/21-4/28 | Community

The following events are set to take place between Thursday, April 21, and Thursday, April 28. Baby Storytime 9:30 am and 11 am, Thursdays, April 21 and 28 Attend at whatever time works best for you and your baby. Enjoy rhymes, bounces, and stories with Ms. Wendy along with social time for babies and caregivers. … Read more

Library: Book sale returns to Chanhassen | Chanhassen Opinion

The Friends of the Chanhassen Library’s book sale returns beginning Thursday, April 28 from 4 to 8 pm Visit and find great prices on used books, CDs, and DVDs. The sale continues Friday, April 29 and Saturday, April 30 from 10 am to 5 pm The sale ends on Sunday from 1 to 4 pm … Read more

Limestone Ledger for 04/20/22 | Community

TODAY NAACP Scholarship Application Deadline The 2022 scholarship application deadline for students and parents to submit the Limestone NAACP scholarship application is April 20, from 7 am to 7 pm Scholarships are open to all Limestone County and Athens City Schools students and can be obtained from school counselors, or by calling ( 256)-227-8489. SATURDAY … Read more

Library: Book sale returns to Chanhassen | Chanhassen Opinion

The Friends of the Chanhassen Library’s book sale returns beginning Thursday, April 28 from 4 to 8 pm Visit and find great prices on used books, CDs, and DVDs. The sale continues Friday, April 29 and Saturday, April 30 from 10 am to 5 pm The sale ends on Sunday from 1 to 4 pm … Read more

At Westerly Library & Wilcox Park: Stories about animals and their people | Guest Columns

Books and films about human/animal friendships are always popular here at the library, but I have a complicated relationship with them. On one hand, I love nothing more than a heartwarming tale about a human winning the affection of an adorable animal. On the other hand, I’m typically overcome by a paralyzing fear that something … Read more

UPCOMING EVENTS: Quilter’s Guild, Plant Sale, Friends of WPL luncheon, Run for Heroes, Peach Fest art competition | Local News

Quilter’s Guild of Parker County The Quilter’s Guild of Parker County will meet in-person and via Zoom on April 21 at Lakeshore Drive Baptist Church, 200 S. Lakeshore Dr. in Hudson Oaks. Each year, the guild provides hundreds of quilts to local organizations helping Parker County residents. For this month’s program we will have a … Read more

At the Westerly Library and Wilcox Park: Stories about animals and their people | Guest Columns

Books and films about human/animal friendships are always popular here at the library, but I have a complicated relationship with them. On one hand, I love nothing more than a heartwarming tale about a human winning the affection of an adorable animal. On the other hand, I’m typically overcome by a paralyzing fear that something … Read more