Beginning Wednesday, September 4, the Independence County Library will offer Story Time for preschoolers. The program will take place every Wednesday morning at 10:30 at the library. Children will enjoy stories, videos, and crafts conducted by County Librarian Vanessa Adams. The program lasts about an hour and parents are requested to attend.

The library, located at 368 E. Main St., Batesville, is open seven days a week:  Sunday 1:30 pm to 5:00 pm, Monday 9:00 am to 6:00 pm, and Tuesday through Saturday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.

For questions call the Independence County Library at:  (870) 793-8814, or visit their website: for their calendar of events.