National Friends of Libraries Week 

National Friends of Libraries Week 

October 15-21 marks United for Libraries’ 18th annual “National Friends of Libraries Week.” Here in Brunswick County and across America, libraries compete for funding against other priorities. “Friends” groups help to close the gap between reality and aspiration...
Southport Book Festival: How a Story Becomes a Book

Southport Book Festival: How a Story Becomes a Book

Many of us have stories in our heads that never make it onto the printed page. Those who do complete this mysterious process – including Jeff Siebold, Jean Heller, John Graves, and Teri Brown, the “Authors We Adore by the Sea” – shared their methods at FOLSOI’s recent...