Highlights from the 2014 Summer Reading Program
Books and Bites Presents A GHOSTLY GALA GATHERING
Sponsored by the Friends of the Mountains Branch Library, Lake Lure
Randy Russell, a folklorist, has collected hundreds of first-person accounts of Southern ghost experiences—including those involving our four-legged friends—for more than 25 years. Randy will be making a presentation on Oct. 17, 2014 at the Lake Lure Inn - Roosevelt Room beginning at 6 pm-?
This ghostly festivity will include dinner for $30 per person, a full service cash bar, 50/50 raffle, and a ghost tour of the Inn by Patrick Bryant, Events Manager at the Lake Lure Inn.
This is a special event - reservations are required, so please call the Mountains Branch Library" (828-287-6392) for your tickets. Checks are made out to "Friends of the Mountains Branch Library" and can be mailed to 150 Bills Creek Rd., Lake Lure, NC 28746.
RANDY RUSSELL is the Edgar-nominated author of five novels for adults and Ghost Cats of the South. He and his wife, Janet Barnett, coauthored two volumes of southern Appalachian folklore and the highly popular Ghost Dogs of the South. Russell’s first young-adult novel, Dead Rules, was published by HarperTeen in June 2011. Russell presents ghost-lore programs to groups large and small across the South. He and his wife live outside Asheville, North Carolina.
Let's bring everyone together for a fun-filled spooky, informative evening. Who knows, maybe that Lake Lure Inn ghost will join us!
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