FCPL: One for the Books

Hey there Fannin County, Fun Times Ahead Dr. Seuss’ real birthday is on March 2nd, but The Cat in the Hat will be here on February 27 to celebrate with us! So mark your calendars now and plan to come for that! Food for Fines We will be doing our popular food-for-fines in February, so you can pay off any overdue fines you may have (don’t worry, I won’t name names!) at the rate of one can/ non-perishable food item per dollar of fines. If you need to check if…

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Public Library Puppet Show a winner

By Marci Watson, Staff Writer The Mountain Regional Library System brought their Christmas Puppet Show to Fannin County on Thursday, Dec 15. Children were spellbound and giggling at the antics of the puppets. Three performances based on children’s books were offered up with silly musical numbers in between. You didn’t have to be a young age to be young at heart to enjoy the puppeteers’ talents, there is something captivating about watching a puppet show as an adult and laughing right along with a 3-year-old child. In case you were…

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Christmas Puppet Show Announced

The Mountain Regional Puppet Company has announced their show dates for the upcoming Christmas season. The show will debut at the new Mountain Regional Library in Young Harris on December 13, then travel to all the other branches during the remaining week. The show features three classic children’s Christmas books. Animals are featured in Bear Stays Up for Christmas and A Wish to be a Christmas Tree. And then the show finishes with an interpretation of Raymond Briggs’ famous story entitled The Snowman. In 2016, staff members of the Mountain Regional Library formed a production troupe…

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