Friday, May 13, 2016

Clue in on mystery writing with author Lynn Chandler Willis at Asheboro library

ASHEBORO --  Join novelist Lynn Chandler Willis for “Randolph Writers Host Writer Talks: Clues to Writing a Mystery Novel” at 6 p.m. Thursday, May 19, at the Asheboro Public Library.

Willis, a member of the Randolph Writers whose novel Wink of an Eye won the PWA Best First Private Eye Novel competition, will lead a spirited discussion about what goes into writing a mystery novel.

It’s free, and open to both writers and readers.

The library is located at 201 Worth Street. For more information, call 336-318-6803.

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

‘Star Wars’ themed trivia night to support Randolph Library Friends

ASHEBORO – The Friends of the Randolph County Public Library are bringing back their fun and successful trivia night fundraiser, this time with a Star Wars twist.
“Spring Fling in a Galaxy Far, Far Away” will take place from 6:30-10 p.m. Friday, May 20, at AVS Catering & Banquet Center in  Asheboro. The public is invited.

Tickets, which include dinner and the trivia contest, are $50 per person and are available at the Asheboro Public Library, 201 Worth Street. Proceeds go to support Friends programs, including author appearances, musical performances and enrichment activities for children, teens and adults.

During the friendly competition, participants will answer three rounds of trivia questions in teams of four, with some questions focusing on the Star Wars saga. Participants may sign up in groups of four as teams, or join a team on arrival. Prizes and bragging rights will be offered.

Sponsorship opportunities also are available; contact George Taylor, 336-318-6814, for further information.