What Unites Us: Community Book Discussion

The Public Library of Mount Vernon and Knox County presents a community book discussion on Dan Rather’s best selling memoir/essay collection, What Unites Us: Reflections on Patriotism.

 

Because summer in Ohio is not without its humid charms, the Library will provide light snacks and “mocktails” at each meeting (Alcohol-free beverages), with community volunteers serving as Celebrity Mock Tenders.… Read full story

Public Library of Mount Vernon & Knox County Receives a National Endowment for the Arts Big Read Grant

 

Mount Vernon Community to Read and Celebrate Sandra Cisneros’ The House On Mango Street From February-May 2022

June 16, 2021—MOUNT VERNON, OHIO—The Public Library of Mount Vernon and Knox County is one of 61 organizations nationwide selected to receive a 2021-2022 NEA Big Read grant.… Read full story

“What Unites Us: Reflections on Patriotism” by Dan Rather A Community Book Discussion

 

The Public Library of Mount Vernon and Knox County presents a community book discussion on Dan Rather’s bestselling memoir/essay collection, What Unites Us: Reflections on Patriotism. Rather’s topics are wide-ranging, and his ruminations on what it means to be an American in the 21st century are thought-provoking. … Read full story