Author Archives: Lauren Jones

Avary Doubleday presents “Daughter of the Dawn”

wild horses…pristine beaches…a one room schoolhouse…peaceful tranquility…no electricity…ferry service…no doctors…prehistoric  horseshoe crabs…no telephones…loggerhead turtles…an idyllic childhood  in a vanishing  world Author/Memoirist Avary Hack Doubleday presents her new book on her childhood spent on Hilton Head Island circa 1950-1956 Sunday, October 20th at 2:00pm. Daughter of the Dawn takes you to a remote island—not so long ago—where, […]

“The Christmas Spirits on Tradd Street” with NYT bestselling author Karen White

NY Times bestselling author Karen White’s newest novel, “The Christmas Spirits on Tradd Street”, sixth in a series of seven in her popular Tradd Street series, debuts this October 22nd at the Newnan Carnegie! Karen will speak at the Newnan Carnegie Library (1 LaGrange St. on Newnan’s historic town square) beginning with a “Meet and […]

Our Newest Acquisition! PBS’s “The Great American Read was a 2018 series that explored and celebrated the power of reading, determining America’s best loved novels through an extensive nationwide poll.Through the generosity of the Edgar B.Hollis Testamentary Trust, missing selections were acquired and every winner from 1 to 100 can now be found on the honor book shelves of […]

Exercise is Medicine

Newnan Carnegie Library Foundation in partnership with Piedmont Newnan Fitness Center sponsor “Exercise is Medicine” at Newnan Carnegie Library on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 11:30AM.  Piedmont certified fitness instructors provide 45 minutes of circuit exercises designed for cardio workout, increased strength, improved balance and stress relief.