Gretchen House, age 9 and in the 3rd grade, lives in Oldfield and was excited to win the child’s Christmas basket sponsored by Friends of the Library. Gretchen’s favorite reads are the “Warriors Series” and the “Percy Jackson and the Olympians Series”. Besides reading, she also enjoys gymnastics. Her Christmas basket was filled with books, games, and treats.
Kathy Crowder of Nixa won the adult Christmas basket. Kathy enjoys reading and spending time with her family. Her favorite books are by Charles Stanley and Barbara Johnson. She said she always has a book nearby to read and was looking forward to reading the books in the Christmas basket and enjoying the other items.
Friends of the Library (FOL) is a non-profit volunteer organization dedicated to providing additional funding for the library’s various programs and activities. A family membership in FOL for one year is $10, or an adult membership is $6. Contact the library at (417) 581-2432, or at www.christiancountylibrary.org, for additional information.