The new White Rock Branch Library will host an Open House from 5- 8 p.m. on Tuesday, featuring best-selling author Hampton Sides. Sides is an award-winning editor of Outside and the author of the bestselling histories, “Hellhound on his Trail,” “Blood and Thunder” and “Ghost Soldiers.” His latest book, “In the Kingdom of Ice,” has just been released in paperback.
Sides will give a talk at 6 p.m. about the book, and remain after the talk to meet with people and sign copies of his book. Paperback copies will be available for purchase at the event. Refreshments are provided by Friends of Los Alamos County Libraries.
Photography by White Rock photographer Martin Cooper will also be dedicated at 5:30 p.m. at the Open House. Cooper and his wife, Bev, have donated six large pieces, which have been printed on wood, to the library’s permanent art collection.
The White Rock Branch opened to the public July 31.The Los Alamos County Libraries are open seven days each week, from 10 a.m.- 9 p.m., Monday through Thursday, from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. on Friday, from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. on Saturday and from noon-5 p.m. on Sunday.