FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY OLD BOOK SALE
Noon-5 p.m. March 1, Central City Park, downtown Macon. All books half price. Free admission and parking. www.friendsofthelibrarymacon.com.
7 p.m. March 3, Medical School Auditorium, 1550 College St. Topic: “Big Stories: An Examination of Stories that Transcend Conventional Narrative Shapes.” Gordon Johnston, email@example.com. 478-301-2588.
WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH LUNCHEON
Noon March 5, Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Georgia Court of Appeals judge and Macon native M. Yvette Miller will deliver the keynote speech, and awards will be given to long-time arts patrons/supporters Berdia Felder and Stella I. Tsai. 478-742-2000. $15; tables available.
PRIME TIME PRESCHOOL
Peach Public Libraries is seeking families with children ages 3-5 to participate in a series of programs focusing on literacy acquisition and early literacy skills. Parents of preschoolers will learn how to book-share with their children, how to ask questions that encourage critical thinking, how to make reading enjoyable and relevant, and how to encourage children to internalize a love of learning. A series of six programs will be offered each Tuesday evening at Byron Public Library beginning in March. A second series of six programs will be offered each Monday evening at Thomas Public Library beginning in late April. During each program, each family will receive a free books. To register to participate in the program, contact Maira Hernandez at 478-825-1640.
MACON WRITERS GROUP
2-4 p.m. the last Saturday of each month, Sidney Lanier Cottage, 935 High St. Membership in the group is open and free, and writing of every sort is accepted. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
To have an event included in Middle Georgia Book Events, email email@example.com, or mail information to “Book Events,” The Telegraph, P.O. Box 4167, Macon, GA 31208.