MOUNT VERNON — The Friends of the Public Library of Mount Vernon and Knox County invite all chocolate “artists” and chocolate “lovers” to enter a favorite masterpiece or just enjoy an evening sampling a night of tasty treats at the 3rd Annual “Chocolate Friendzy” on Tuesday, April 9, at the library, 201 N. Mulberry St.
Registration required by Monday, April 8. Participants may bring their chocolate dessert, beverage, artistic confection or any other creation featuring chocolate to the library from 2 to 5 p.m. on Tuesday, April 9. Event will open for public viewing from 5:30 to 6 p.m., then close for judging from 6:15 to 7 p.m. Doors will re-open at 7 for the public to enjoy samples and refreshments.
First prize of $50 and second prize of $25 will be given to top adult and youth entries. A $50 prize for People’s Choice will also be awarded. All entrants will receive a free one-year Friends membership.
The program is free and open to the public. For additional information, contact Jessica Horlacher or Lisa Blaisdell at the library at 392-BOOK (2665), ext. 259; or visit www.knox.net.
Published on March 29, 2013