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Thistle Cottage to host Abraham Lincoln program

David Wolfe as Abraham LincolnFeb. 26, 2015

6:30 p.m.

Thistle Cottage


Muhlenberg County Public Libraries is excited to welcome Abraham Lincoln impersonator David Wolfe to Thistle Cottage on Feb. 26!
Wolfe, who has been recognized statewide by educators and other period re-enactors for his skill at portraying the 16th president, hails from Owensboro, Ky. He graduated from Brescia University with a degree in history, and he now travels around the nation to present his unique Lincoln persona.
Wolfe said he works hard to portray Lincoln as accurately as possible and to make his presentations as interesting and engaging as possible for all ages. He has a unique storytelling style, he said, and has been known to even involve audience members in the show to make sure everyone enjoys the performance. He usually incorporates the importance of education and reading into his performances and discusses Lincoln’s difficulties with bullies in addition to the story of Lincoln’s life and influence on our nation. And, of course, he is a re-enactor and will be dressed in full costume for the presentation.
Wolfe will visit the Muhlenberg County Public Libraries’ Thistle Cottage on Feb. 26 at 6:30 p.m. to present his show. Wolfe promises an educational but fun experience for all participants.
Thistle Cottage is located at 122 South Cherry Street in Greenville, Ky.
The presentation is free and open to all ages. We encourage everyone to join us for this fun event!
For more information about Wolfe, visit his Lincoln persona web site at
For more information about Wolfe’s upcoming presentation at Thistle Cottage, contact Muhlenberg County Public Libraries at 270-338-4760.

David Wolfe as Abraham Lincoln
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Presidents’ Day

Muhlenberg County Public Libraries will be closed Monday, Feb. 16 in observance of Presidents’ Day. We will reopen Tuesday.

Trash to Treasure

The Muhlenberg County Public Libraries is in need of the following donations:

T-shirts (Plain Black) – Small to XXL

Baby Food Jars (glass or plastic with lids)

Canning Jars (any size)

These items can be dropped off at any library location:

Harbin Memorial at 117 S. Main St. in Greenville, KY

Central City Public Library at 108 E. Broad St. in Central City, KY

or Thistle Cottage at 122 S. Cherry St. in Greenville, KY

Last Week of Summer Reading Program!

More science fun!

10:00 – 2nd & 3rd Grade at Central City

10:30 – 18 months – 3 years old at Harbin Memorial

1:30 4th and 5th Grade at Central City

1:30 4 and 5 years old at Harbin Memorial

2:30 K – 1st Grade at Harbin Memorial

Come join us for the last week of Summer Reading Program!

18 month – 3 yr olds 10:30 at Harbin Memorial

4 – 5 yr olds 1:30 at Harbin

K – 1st Grade 2:30 at Harbin Memorial

2nd – 3rd Grades 10:00 at Central City

4th – 5th Grades 1:30 at Central City

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