Virtual book discussion slated

FORT PLAIN — The Fort Plain Free Library, 19 Willett St., will host a virtual book discussion at 3 p.m. March 7 of Paulette Jiles’ “News of the World” at the library.

The book, now a movie starring Tom Hanks and Helena Zengel, is set in Texas during Reconstruction.

To reserve a copy of the book and to participate in the book discussion, contact the library at (518) 993-4646; e-mail [email protected]; or message the library on Facebook. The Fort Plain Free Library is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Follow the library on Facebook for updates.

By Patricia Older