News Flash Home
The original item was published from 5/12/2023 10:14:00 AM to 6/17/2023 12:00:06 PM.

News Flash


Posted on: May 10, 2023

[ARCHIVED] Nancy Ward and the Revolutionary War

image of nancy ward

Saturday, June 17 at 11:00 a.m.

Ages 18 and Up

Discover the life and legacy of Nanyehi (born c. 1783), known in English as Nancy Ward, a political leader and Beloved Woman of the Cherokee. Among her many achievements, Nanyehi is remembered for brokering peace and mutual aid between the Cherokee and Washington’s Continental Army during the American Revolution.

Presented by C.D. Mayfield.

Registration opens Wednesday, May 10.

Additional Ways to Contact the Library

Please reach out to Library staff in the following ways:

  • Visit the Library Tuesday from 9:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. and Wednesday - Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.  
  • By email, or the Ask a Librarian Service available on the Library’s website.
  • By phone, 214-559-9400; if prompted to leave a message, please do so. Messages are checked regularly.

Please email the Library or sign up online (select Library News and Services) to be added to our subscriber list to receive email updates from the Library.

Registration opens Wednesday, May 10
Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in Library

image of winter landscape

Winter Reading Challenge 2023/2024

Posted on: December 1, 2023
Youth Newsflashes 22-23 (2)

Dig Those Dinos

Posted on: December 1, 2023
Blue ornament with town logo hanging on a snow capped pine branch

2023 Annual Tree Lighting

Posted on: November 15, 2023
image of cricut machine

Cricut Drop-in Demonstration

Posted on: November 9, 2023
image of person playing the harp

HarpEssence Concert

Posted on: November 9, 2023
Youth Newsflashes 22-23

Santa Storytime

Posted on: November 4, 2023
Youth Newsflash Baby Bounce 23

Baby Bounce at the Library

Posted on: December 22, 2021
Youth Newsflashes 22-23 (7)

Tall Tails with Canine Companions

Posted on: December 21, 2022