More than 800 people celebrated the traditions of the Appalachian culture with period music, crafts, and demonstrations at the One Book, One Campus, One Community Read Kickoff event, Saturday, September 25. This years One Book... selection is Wish You Well by David Baldacci. The book is set in the Virginia mountains in the 1940's. Baldacci will be in the Clemens Fine Arts Center on the WKCTC campus on November 11-12.
- Tara, Noah, and Len Williams learned about the value of canning from Denise Wooley, McCracken County Extension Agent.
- Ms. Retta Folsom and Bob the Dog shared music about the importance of reading to area children and parents.
- Tracy Jordan, WKCTC English associate professor and event demonstrator, explained
the art of chair caning to One Book... visitors.