Dial A Story- March 21-28

Winston County Library
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Louisville Elementary 4th Grade
Jayden Lee
March 21, 2017- March 28, 2017              

Children can call Dial-A-Story 24 hours a day and listen to a new story each week. Dial-A-Story is made possible by funding from Mid-Miss Regional Library System.

Winston Guards #2643 Meeting-April 3

Winston Guards #2643, United Daughters of the Confederacy, will meet Monday, April 3,2017, at 5:30, at Lake Tiak-O’Khata. For further information, call 662-773-9343.

Red Hills Car Show-May 27

The Red Hills Car Show will be held on May 27, 2017 during the Red Hills Festival. It will take place at the First Baptist Church parking lot. Registration starts at 8 a.m. til 1 p.m. Trophies will be given out at 2 p.m.. There is a $20 entry fee. For more information, please call Jerry at 662-803-4205 or the Chamber at 662-773-3921.

Mary Ann Connell Book Signing/Talk--April 10

Check It Out At The Winston County Library!-March 2017

MARCH 2017

The following FICTION books are now available for checkout at the library:

Jonathan Kellerman – Heartbreak Hotel

J. D. Robb – Echoes in Death

Brad Taylor – Ring of Fire

Lisa Black – Unpunisher

Nikki Turner – The Banks’ Sisters III

Around The Way Girls 10

Sherrilyn Kenyon – Born of Vengeance

Kiki Swinson – The Mark

Tracy Chevalier – The Edge of the Orchard

Stephanie Laurens – Lord of the Privateer

Sophie Kinsella – My (not so) Perfect Life

Mark Billingham – Rish of Blood

Lora Leigh – Dangerous Games

Victoria Christopher Murphy – Lust

Deborah Crombie – Garden of Lamentations

M. C. Beaton – Death of a Ghost

Mark Greaney – Gunmetal Gray

Chris Bohjalian – The Sleepwalker

Andrew Grant – False Friend

De’Nisha Diamond – Conspiracy

Wanda Brunstetter – The Seekers

Robert B. Parker’s Revelation

George Saunders – Lincoln in the Bardo

Robyn Carr – The Wanderer

The following NON-FICTION BOOKS are now available for checkout at the library:

The Bikini Body 28 Day Healthy Eating & Lifestyle Guide – Kayla Itsines

Food, Health and Happiness – Oprah Winfrey

The Princess Diarist – Carrie Fisher

Chair Yoga – Kristin McGee

Outsmarting Alzheimers – Dr. Kenneth S. Kosik

The Invisibles: The Untold Story of African-Americans In The White House – Jesse J. Holland

Dark Money: The Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the Radical Right – Jane Mayer

Melissa’s Southern Cookbook – Melissa Sperka

The Book of Joy – Dalai Lama & Desmond Tutu

The Glass Universe: How the Ladies of the Harvard Observatory Took the Measure

Of the Stars- Dava Sobel

The Blood of Emmett Till – Timothy B. Tyson

Zero Sugar Diet: 14 Days to Flatten Your Belly, Crush Cravings and Help Keep You

Lean for Life – David Zinczenko

George Lucas: A Life – Brian Jay Jones

Air Fry Everything – Meredith Laurence

The Upstarts: How Uber, Airbnb and the New Silicon Valley Are Changing The World-Brad Stone

This Life I Live – Rory Feek

Louisville Pilot Club Fundraising T-Shirts On Sale Now!

The Pilot Club of Louisville is selling t-shirts as part of their fundraising efforts in conjunction with the Pilot Club Pageant. The shirts are $20. All orders must be submitted to Brandi Krajewski by March 1st. If you would like to mail your payment in please send it to:

c/o Brandi Krajewski, Marketing Director
PO Box 967
Louisville, MS 39339

All checks needs to be made payable to Pilot Club of Louisville. The shirts will be worn at the Pilot Club Pageant which will be held at the Louisville High School Auditorium on March 25, 2017. The pageant will begin at 6:00 pm. Admission is $5 and program books will be available for $5. The community is invited and encouraged to attend!

Become a Volunteer Firefighter

Be part of the tradition. Be part of the excitement. Be part of the community. Be a volunteer firefighter. For more information contact the Winston County Fire Coordinators Office,  P.O. Box 311, Louisville MS. or call 662-773-8466 or 662-769-7020.

AARP Tax Service Every Wed. Beginning Feb. 8 - April 5

AARP will be at the Winston County Library every Wednesday from 9:00am – 2:00pm beginning Wednesday, February 8 – Wednesday, April 5. They will also be available at the library on Tuesday, April 18, which is the last day to file taxes this year.
Shown here are volunteers who are ready to help with your taxes. (Front Row, center) Calvin Hampton. (Back Rowl, l-r) Linda Hampton, Essie Glass, Cornelia Coburn. Also pictured are two volunteers.

Extension Office In Need Of Sewing Machines

Sewing machines needed! If anyone has a portable sewing machine that is in good working condition that you would like to donate to the Extension office, they will be happy to take it. They have 4-Her's that are interested in learning to sew and volunteers willing to help them learn, but they do not have any  sewing machines. Please give them a call if you have one to donate. 773-3091 They can pick it up.


The Pilot Club of Louisville will be sponsoring their annual pageant for girls ages 4-18 on Saturday, March 25, 2017 at 6:00 P. M. at the Louisville High School Auditorium.

Registration for the pageant this year will be Monday, January 9, 2017, at Winston County Library from 3:00 until 5:00 P. M.

Applications this year may be picked up from the Winston County Library. They will also be taken to area schools this year.

Entry fee is $25.00. The final date for registration will be January 27, 2017. If you are unable to attend registration, please contact one of the following members of the Pilot Club and pick up an application.

STACEY SULLIVAN – stacy.sullivan@bxs.com 773-6600 (WORK)

KELLI FULTON – kelli.fulton@bxs.com OR 773-6600 (WORK)

Walk-A-Weigh Program Offered By Extension Office

The Walk-a-Weigh Program will begin January 17, 2017 at 5:30 pm  at the Winston County Extension Office. Classes will meet weekly through April 4, 2017.  PRE-REGISTRATION IS A MUST! Pre-registration will be held all day on Monday, December 12 and on Monday, January 9 at the Winston County Extension Office located at 460 Vance Street. A fee of $10 will be required to cover the cost of supplies.

For more information call 662-773-3091. The deadline for enrollment is Monday, January 9.

Library Storytime and Dial-A-Story Will Be a Blast!

The Winston County Library invites you to bring your child or children and join us the second Tuesday of each month for Storytime With Andrea. Storytime is from 9:30 – 10:30. Children will enjoy stories, music, games, arts and crafts, puppet shows, treats and many more fun and educational activities. Also, parents, remember to call Dial-A-Story so your child can listen to a different fun story read by Miss Andrea or a surprise reader. The Dial-A-Story line is open seven days a week, 24 hours a day and is free. If your child would like to be a Dial-A-Story reader, contact the library at 662-773-3212. Dial-A-Story is brought to you by the Mid-Mississippi Regional Library System.

Storytime To Resume at The Winston County Library

The Winston County Library will once again have storytime for 3-5 year-olds. Beginning Tuesday, November 24th from 9:30 – 10:30, Children’s Librarian Andrea McHenry will present a Thanksgiving story hour. She will have storytime each month on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays from 9:30 – 10:30.

Winston County Library eBook PSA

Spring is around the corner, and along with spring and summer come travel plans and road trips.
Don’t forget to save room in your luggage by loading free eBooks from your local library onto your electronic devices.

Winston County Library Patrons with a library card can download free eBooks and audio books by using the Axis 360 app, which can be found in the Apple App Store or Google Play.

Simply install the app and find your library, which will be listed as Mid-Mississippi Regional Library System. You will be taken to a website with several lists featuring current Bestsellers in a number of categories.

Patrons may download 2 eBooks and begin reading. For more information, or for assistance in setting up the lending program, please call the Winston County Library 662-773-3212.

The Winston County Library New Dial-A-Story Promotion

The Winston County Library is starting new Dial-A-Story promotion. Dial-A-Story is a 24/7 story service brought to you by the Mid-Mississippi Regional Library System and a Mississippi Library Commission LSTA Grant. This free program is aimed for an audience from pre-school age through fourth grade. However, anyone – old or young – can call and listen to a good story! The main purpose of the program is to acquaint children with reading and books and to get the attention of the non-interested child.

New Library Hours

The Winston County Library will now be open every Thursday from 8:30 – 12:00 to the public.  The change is being made effective January 22, 2013.