Holiday closings

Paris Public Library will be closed Saturday, December 23 through Monday, December 25 for Christmas and Monday, January 1 for New Years Day.

Book Club time change

The Thursday Book Club will meet on December 21 at 6:15pm instead of the usual 5:30pm. The book to be discussed is A Man Called Ove by Frederik Backman.

Brush up on your driving skills

Paris Public Library now offers access to free driver’s license practice tests through The new service includes free tests specifically based on the state’s DMV materials. It is the only site of its kind to include accessibility tools that let users hear selections read aloud, make them into MP3s, translate pages into other languages, magnify text, and mask portions of the screen for greater visibility on the practice tests. Training materials will help those studying for their first license or a renewal. is a part of Elegant E-Learning, Inc., an eight-year-old company with a proven track record of revolutionizing online resources for learner drivers. is part of a plan to improve global driver safety by providing free practice tests written by experts to anyone who wants to study, along with online copies of official study guides.